Privacy Policy

PRIVACY STATEMENT

This privacy policy (this “Privacy Policy”) sets out the privacy policies and practices for R2 Gear Co. and its subsidiaries and affiliates with respect to how R2 Gear Co. collects personal information. It also describes how R2 Gear Co. maintains, uses, and discloses personal information. This Privacy Policy applies to information collected from you by R2 Gear Co. via this website and other websites operated or provided by R2 Gear Co., and various sub-domains (collectively, the “Sites”); and other places where or means by which we may collect personal information. This Privacy Policy also sets out how you can access certain information that R2 Gear Co. may collect about you. In this Privacy Policy, “personal information” means information or opinion about an individual whose identity is apparent or can be reasonably ascertained from the information or opinion as further defined under applicable privacy laws, including, but not limited to, Your Contacts and other personal information collected through the Services.

Please note that the Sites may contain links to other third party websites that are not controlled or operated by R2 Gear Co. This Privacy Policy does not apply to such third party websites, and R2 Gear Co. is not responsible for the content of such third party websites or the privacy practices of such third parties. Therefore R2 Gear Co. encourages you to request and review the privacy policies of any third parties before disclosing your personal information to such parties or when visiting such third party websites.

CONSENT

BY SUBMITTING PERSONAL INFORMATION TO R2 GEAR CO. OR ITS SERVICE PROVIDERS AND AGENTS, YOU AGREE THAT R2 GEAR CO. MAY COLLECT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION AND YOU CONSENT TO THE USE, DISCLOSURE AND TRANSFER OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS PRIVACY POLICY AND AS PERMITTED OR REQUIRED BY LAW. Subject to legal and contractual requirements, you may refuse or withdraw your consent to certain of the purposes identified herein at any time by contacting R2 Gear Co. at the address provided below. If you refuse or withdraw your consent, you acknowledge that R2 Gear Co. may not be able to provide you or continue to provide you with certain services or information which may be of value to you.

REVISIONS TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

R2 Gear Co. reserves the right, in R2 Gear Co.’s discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of this Privacy Policy at any time and from time to time, without prior notice to you. However, R2 Gear Co. will treat your continued use of the Sites and Services following such revision as your acceptance of the revised terms. All revisions will be posted to the Sites and will apply to any personal information collected on or after the date posted. R2 Gear Co. will obtain the necessary consents required under applicable privacy laws if it seeks to collect, use or disclose your personal information for purposes other than those to which consent has been obtained unless otherwise required or permitted by law.

This Privacy Policy was last updated November 30, 2016.

COLLECTION OF YOUR INFORMATION

R2 Gear Co. may collect personal information in connection with your use or purchase of R2 Gear Co.’s products and services, which may include information provided in connection with the following activities:

  • Registering or filling in forms on the Sites. This includes information you may provide when you request additional information about R2 Gear Co.’s products and services or sign up to receive R2 Gear Co.’s e-mail newsletters or coupons.
  • Purchasing any product or service from R2 Gear Co.
  • Providing feedback or making other submissions to R2 Gear Co.
  • Requesting information or assistance from R2 Gear Co. R2 Gear Co. may also keep a copy of any communications or correspondence you may send to it, including any e-mail communications.
  • Participating or responding to consumer survey or requests for consumer’s opinions, concerns, and preferences regarding R2 Gear Co.’s products and services.
  • Participating in consumer contests, sweepstakes and other promotions.
  • Using other features of the Sites or Services that may be offered from time to time, and may require such information in order to utilize the feature (including but not limited to making a Submission as defined in the Terms of Use).

The personal information that R2 Gear Co. may collect may include your name, username, password, email address, age, date of birth, gender, address, telephone number, credit card and debit card numbers (with expiration dates), personal preferences, and any other personal information that you choose to include in your profile, or in other communications to R2 Gear Co. You represent and warrant that you have the right and authority or have obtained all necessary consents to provide any information, including any personal information of another individual, that is provided by you to R2 Gear Co.

R2 Gear Co. may also collect information that may not be personal information, which may include, but is not limited to, the frequency of user visits to the Sites and Services, the routes by which users access the Sites and Services and use of any hyperlinks available on the Sites and Services. R2 Gear Co. or its service providers and agents may process and use this aggregate data for various purposes including, but not limited to, analysis of this data for trends and statistics, development of the Sites and Services and the Sites’ and Services’ features and offerings, assessing patterns of use, or planning and evaluating marketing initiatives. This information is gathered by certain tools and methods such as the collection of your IP address or the use of cookies and is maintained, used and disclosed in aggregate form unless otherwise noted.

COOKIES

Like many websites, R2 Gear Co. utilizes “cookies” to maintain a record of your visit to the Sites and your use of the Services. A cookie is a small text file that is transferred by a web server and stored on the hard drive of your computer or mobile device. It can only be read by the server that sent it to you. This information does not identify you personally and you remain anonymous unless you have otherwise provided R2 Gear Co. with personal information.

Cookies help R2 Gear Co. to improve the Sites and Services, and to deliver more personalized service by enabling R2 Gear Co. to estimate audience size and usage patterns; to store information about your preferences; to speed up your searches and to recognize you when you return to the Sites or use the Services.

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies. If you would prefer to prevent your computer from accepting R2 Gear Co.’s cookies, you may follow your Internet browser’s steps for doing so. Please note, however, that if you do disable cookies from your browser, you may not be able to access certain sections of the Sites or the Services.

IP ADDRESSES

An IP address is a computer’s numeric address, by which it can be located within a network. R2 Gear Co. may record your IP address when you visit or use services or features on the Sites. R2 Gear Co. may use your IP address for the purposes noted above, and also to help diagnose problems with R2 Gear Co.’s server, or to administer the Sites. R2 Gear Co. may also use your IP address to identify you when R2 Gear Co. feels it is necessary to enforce compliance with this Privacy Policy or the Terms of Use, or to protect the Sites, Services, systems, information, employees, service providers, business partners, users, customers and others.

PROTECTION OF YOUR INFORMATION

To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, maintain data accuracy and facilitate the appropriate use of information, R2 Gear Co. uses physical, technological and administrative procedures to protect the personal information that R2 Gear Co. collects from loss, unauthorized access, modification, disclosure or other misuse.

Nevertheless, Internet or wireless transmissions are never completely private or secure. You understand that any messages or information you send to the Sites or through the Services may be read or intercepted by others. If you have any questions about the security of personal information collected by R2 Gear Co., please contact: privacy@r2-gear.com.

You should also be aware that certain aspects of the Sites and Services are not confidential and are available for public viewing. For example, any submissions that you may post to any publicly available blogs or other publicly available features of the Sites and Services are not confidential and may be viewed by other users of the Sites and Services. By making personal information publicly available where the Sites and Services allow you to do so, you consent to such publication by R2 Gear Co. or its service providers and agents. Please refer to the Terms of Use for additional provisions relating to user submissions that may apply to you.

USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

Upon R2 Gear Co.’s collection of your personal information, R2 Gear Co. may use such personal information internally, separately or in combination with pre-existing information, for the following purposes:

  • To develop, enhance, market, sell or otherwise provide information, products or services
  • To establish and conduct commercial relationships, including to process purchases or other transactions and to conduct or administer other transactions that you may engage in with R2 Gear Co. on or through the Sites
  • To conduct or administer contests, sweepstakes or other promotions in which you have participated;
  • To contact you and to respond to any communications that you may have had with us;
  • To troubleshoot problems with the Sites and Services;
  • To customize your experience or homepage on the Sites;
  • To develop and manage R2 Gear Co.’s business and operations;
  • To enforce R2 Gear Co.’s Terms of Use or comply with this Privacy Policy;
  • To detect and protect R2 Gear Co. and other third parties against error, negligence, breach of contract, fraud, theft and other illegal activity, and to audit compliance with R2 Gear Co.’s policies and contractual obligations;
  • To engage in business transactions, including the purchase, sale, lease, merger or any other type of acquisition, disposal, securitization or financing involving R2 Gear Co. As permitted by, and to comply with, any legal or regulatory requirements or provisions;
  • To access, preserve, disclose and use your personal information contained in your account, all Submissions (as defined in the Terms of Use), all communications to and from you, all information relating to your use of the Sites, if R2 Gear Co. is required to do so by law or legal process or if R2 Gear Co. determines, in its sole discretion, that such action is necessary to protect the rights of R2 Gear Co., third parties, and other users of the Sites or for purposes of responding to your request for customer service;
  • For any other purpose to which you consent.

Personal information collected by R2 Gear Co. may be transferred to, stored and processed in the United States, Canada or Hong Kong. While in another jurisdiction for processing, the information may be accessed by the courts, law enforcement, and national security authorities of that jurisdiction.

DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION

R2 Gear Co. may disclose your personal information to its subsidiaries or affiliates and to third parties whom R2 Gear Co. hires to provide services on R2 Gear Co.’s behalf, including, but not limited to, support services, website services, delivering promotional materials, contests, sweepstakes and other promotions, and answering customer questions about R2 Gear Co.’s products and services. These subsidiaries, affiliates and third parties may be located overseas. R2 Gear Co. will only provide those third parties with the personal information that they need to deliver the services to R2 Gear Co. and/or on R2 Gear Co.’s behalf. R2 Gear Co. will not disclose your personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes without obtaining prior affirmative consent. In the event that R2 Gear Co. is involved in a business transaction, including the purchase, sale, lease, merger, amalgamation or any other type of acquisition, disposal, securitization or financing involving R2 Gear Co., you consent to your personal information and any other information R2 Gear Co. may have collected being transferred to another party in connection with such transaction. You also consent to R2 Gear Co. disclosing your personal information to legal, financial, insurance, or other advisors in connection with such business transaction or management of all or part of R2 Gear Co.’s business or operations; as consented to by you from time to time, including to fulfill any other purposes that are identified when the personal information is collected; or as otherwise permitted or required by law.

RETENTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

The personal information that you provide will be retained by R2 Gear Co. in accordance with applicable laws. However, R2 Gear Co. will take reasonable steps to destroy or permanently de-identify personal information it holds if it is no longer needed for R2 Gear Co. business purposes.

CHILDREN’S PRIVACY

R2 Gear Co. recognizes the privacy interests of children and R2 Gear Co. encourages parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests. The Sites are not intended for children under the age of 18. R2 Gear Co. does not target its services or the Sites to children under 18. R2 Gear Co. does not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 18.

CHOICE AND OPT-OUT PREFERENCES

R2 Gear Co. does not collect your personal information unless you choose to provide it. If, at any time, you prefer not to receive further email communications from R2 Gear Co. (except in connection with information, products or services that you specifically request), you will have the ability to unsubscribe from such communications by means of a link provided in every broadcast e-mail that is sent to you by R2 Gear Co. If, at any time, you prefer not to receive any other form of communication from R2 Gear Co., you will have the ability to unsubscribe from such communications by contacting: unsubscribe@r2-gear.com

ACCESS AND CORRECTION

R2 Gear Co. will take reasonable steps to ensure the personal information it holds is accurate, complete and up to date. Upon your written request, subject to certain exceptions provided by law, R2 Gear Co. will inform you of the existence, use and disclosure of your personal information and give you access to that information. Additionally, if you have any questions or enquiries relating to our privacy practices or procedures, or if you believe that the personal information that R2 Gear Co. holds about you is not accurate, complete or up to date you may write to the Privacy Officer at the email address provided below. If you are able to establish that the information is not accurate, complete or up to date, R2 Gear Co. will take reasonable steps to correct the information so that it is accurate, complete and up to date.

REQUEST FOR ACCESS AND CORRECTION, QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS

R2 Gear Co. welcomes questions and comments about this Privacy Policy. Requests for access and correction of your personal information, and questions or comments should be directed to the R2 Gear Co. Privacy Officer at:

R2 Gear Co.

Attention: Privacy Officer

privacy@r2-gear.com