Acceptance of Terms
Information on this web site may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Information may be changed or updated without notice. Desmond Arens may also make improvements and/or changes in the products and/or the programs described in this information at any time without notice. Desmond Arens does not want to receive confidential or proprietary information from you through our web site. Please note that any information or material sent to the Desmond Arens will be deemed NOT to be confidential. We will not release your name or otherwise publicize the fact that you submitted materials or other information to us unless: (a) we ask your permission to use your name; or (b) we first notify you that the materials or other information you submit to a particular part of this site will be published or otherwise used with your name on it; or (c) we are required to do so by law.
Copyright © 2017 Desmond Arens. All rights reserved. All trademarks mentioned herein belong to their respective owners. Unless identified with the designation “Copy Freely”, the contents of this web site is copyrighted by Desmond Arens. In consideration of this authorization, you agree that any copy of these documents you make shall retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained herein.
You may not otherwise copy or transmit the contents of this web site either electronically or in hard copies. You may not alter the content of this web site in any manner. If you are interested in using the contents of this web site in any manner except as described above, please contact us directly. Individual documents published by Desmond Arens may contain other proprietary notices and copyright information specific to that individual document. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppels or otherwise any license or right under any patent, trademark or other property right of Desmond Arens or any third party. Except as expressly provided above nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any license or right under any copyright or other property right of Desmond Arens or any third party. Note that any product, process, or technology in this document may be the subject of other intellectual property rights reserved by Desmond Arens and may not be licensed here under.
We provide links to other websites that are not under our control. We do this as a convenience and for reference only. We do not endorse, recommend or accept any responsibility for the content of these websites.
This is how we will handle information we learn about you from your visit to our website. The information we receive depends upon what you do when visiting our site.
When you visit our Web site, our Web server automatically recognizes and stores the name of the domain from which you access the Internet (for example, aol.com, if you are connecting from an America Online account), the date and time you access our site, and the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the Web site from where you came. This information enables us to run site usage tools and create statistics about our site. These statistics help us to better understand how our site is being used and what we can do to make it more useful to visitors. This information is not stored in a personally-identifiable format.
Information You Provide Us
We use the information that you provide us for responding to your requests, customizing the material presented to you based on your past visits to our web site, to communicate with you, and to improve the content of our web site. The primary goal in collecting personal information is to provide you customized services, features and content, and give you an efficient personalized experience that best meets your needs.
If you choose to identify yourself by sending us an email or completing an online form, Desmond Arens employees and business partners will have access to such information in order to contact you for customer service purposes. We also aggregate information on what pages you access. Information submitted by you, such as survey information and/or comments or feedback, may be stored in a personally-identifiable format and is used only for internal purposes and is not shared with people or organizations outside of Desmond Arens, its subsidiaries or successors in interest, and its business partners. If we want to share your name outside this group or otherwise publicize the fact that you submitted materials or other information to us, then we will we ask your permission to use your name with the materials or other information you submitted to a particular part of this site.
This site may contain links to other sites not owned or managed by Desmond Arens is not responsible for the privacy practices of such websites.
Use of “Cookies”
You can choose whether to accept cookies by changing the settings of your browser. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies, or allow your browser to show you when a cookie is being sent. If you choose not to accept these cookies, your experience at our site and other Web sites may be diminished and some features may not work as intended.
We may also use so-called “pixel tags,” “web beacons,” “clear GIFs” or similar means (collectively, “Pixel Tags”) in connection with some site pages and HTML-formatted email messages to track your use of our website in order to provide you with more useful information and a more personalized experience the next time you visit. A Pixel Tag is an electronic image, often a single pixel (1×1), that is ordinarily not visible to Site visitors and may be associated with cookies. Pixel Tags do not contain any PII and allow us to count users who have visited certain pages of the Site, to deliver branded services, and to help determine the effectiveness of promotional or advertising campaigns.
Desmond Arens recognizes that users may not wish to be contacted about new or related products. Desmond Arens allows you to opt out of any e-mail marketing that may result from use of the site. When you receive an email, you will be given instructions on how to remove yourself from that list in each email.
Release of Information
Desmond Arens will release any information that is required to be released by law or court order.
Security of the Information we use secure socket layer (SSL) encryption to protect the transmission of information you submit to us when you use our secure online forms. All the information you provide us through these forms is stored securely offline. If you send us an email or complete the Contact Us Form, you should know that email is not necessarily secure against interception unless you are using a security-enabled web browser.