COLLECTION OF USER INFORMATION
We may collect information about the user in a variety of ways. The information we may collect on the Site includes:
Personally identifiable information, such as the user’s name, shipping address, email address, and telephone number, and demographic information, such as the user’s age, gender, hometown, and interests, that the user voluntarily gives to us when registering with the site (www.stoutlaser.com), when the user chooses to participate in various activities related to the Site, such as online chat and message boards. Users are under no obligation to provide us with personal information of any kind, however, refusal to do so may prevent the user from using certain features of the Site.
The information our servers automatically collect when users access the Site include users’ IP address, browser type, operating system, access times, and the pages viewed directly before and after accessing the Site.
Mobile Device Data
The information automatically collected when users access the Site from a mobile device include users’ mobile device ID, mobile device model and manufacturer, and device location.
The information automatically collected from third parties for users who connect their account to the third party and grant the Site permission to access this information include, personal information or network friends.
USE OF YOUR INFORMATION
Having accurate information about users permit us to provide users with a smooth, efficient, and customized experience. Specifically, we may use information collected about users via the Site to:
- Administer sweepstakes, promotions, and contests.
- Assist law enforcement and respond to subpoena.
- Compile anonymous statistical data and analysis for use internally or with third parties.
- Create and manage user’s account.
- Deliver targeted advertising, coupons, newsletters, and other information regarding promotions and the Site to the user.
- Email the user regarding their account or order.
- Enable user-to-user communications.
- Fulfill and manage purchases, orders, payments, and other transactions related to the Site.
- Generate a personal profile about the user to make future visits to the Site more personalized.
- Increase the efficiency and operation of the Site.
- Monitor and analyze usage and trends to improve user experience with the Site.
- Notify user of updates to the Site.
- Offer new products, services, and/or recommendations to the user.
- Perform other business activities as needed.
- Prevent fraudulent transactions, monitor against theft, and protect against criminal activity.
- Process payments and refunds.
- Request feedback and contact the user about their use of the Site.
- Resolve disputes and troubleshoot problems.
- Respond to product and customer service requests.
- Send the user a newsletter.
- Solicit support for the Site.
DISCLOSURE OF USER INFORMATION
We may share information we have collected about the user in certain situations. User information may be disclosed as follows:
By Law or to Protect Rights
If we believe the release of information about the user is necessary to respond to legal process, to investigate or remedy potential violations of our policies, or to protect the rights, property, and safety of others, we may share the user’s information as permitted or required by any applicable law, rule, or regulation. This includes exchanging information with other entities for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
Third-Party Service Providers
We may share user information with third parties that perform services for us or on our behalf, including payment processing, data analysis, email delivery, hosting services, customer service, and marketing assistance.
With user consent, or with an opportunity for user to withdraw consent, we may share user’s information with third parties for marketing purposes, as permitted by law.
Interactions with Other Users
If a user interacts with other users on the Site, those users may see said user’s name, profile photo, and descriptions of said user’s activity, including sending invitations to other users, chatting with other users, liking posts, following blogs.
We may use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when users visit the Site. These companies may use information about user visits to the Site and other websites that are contained in web cookies in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to users.
We may share your information with our business partners to offer users certain products, services or promotions.
Social Media Contacts
If users connect to the Site through a social network, the user’s contacts on the social network will see your name, profile photo, and descriptions of your activity.
Other Third Parties
We may share user information with advertisers and investors for the purpose of conducting general business analysis. We may also share user information with such third parties for marketing purposes, as permitted by law.
Sale or Bankruptcy
We are not responsible for the actions of third parties with whom users share personal or sensitive data, and we have no authority to manage or control third-party solicitations. If users no longer wish to receive correspondence, emails or other communications from third parties, you are responsible for contacting the third party directly.
Cookies and Web Beacons
Users should be aware that getting a new computer, installing a new browser, upgrading an existing browser, or erasing or otherwise altering the user’s browser’s cookies files may also clear certain opt-out cookies, plug-ins, or settings.
SECURITY OF USER INFORMATION
We use administrative, technical, and physical security measures to help protect user personal information. While we have taken reasonable steps to secure the personal information users provide to us, please be aware that despite our efforts, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable, and no method of data transmission can be guaranteed against any interception or other type of misuse. Any information disclosed online is vulnerable to interception and misuse by unauthorized parties. Therefore, we cannot guarantee complete security if users provide personal information.
CONTROLS FOR DO-NOT-TRACK FEATURES
OPTIONS REGARDING USER INFORMATION
Users may at any time review or change the information in their account or terminate their account by:
- Logging into their account settings and updating their account
- Contacting us using the contact information provided below
Emails and Communications
If users no longer wish to receive correspondence, emails, or other communications from us, users may opt-out by:
- Noting their preferences at the time of registration of their account with the Site.
- Logging into their account settings and updating their preferences.
- Contacting us using the contact information provided below.
If users no longer wish to receive correspondence, emails, or other communications from third parties, users are responsible for contacting the third party directly.
CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
California Civil Code Section 1798.83, also known as the “Shine The Light” law, permits our users who are California residents to request and obtain from us, once a year and free of charge, information about categories of personal information (if any) we disclosed to third parties for direct marketing purposes and the names and addresses of all third parties with which we shared personal information in the immediately preceding calendar year. If you are a California resident and would like to make such a request, please submit your request in writing to us using the contact information provided below.
If you are under 18 years of age, reside in California, and have a registered account with the Site, you have the right to request removal of unwanted data that you publicly post on the Site. To request removal of such data, please contact us using the contact information provided below, and include the email address associated with your account and a statement that you reside in California. We will make sure the data is not publicly displayed on the Site, but please be aware that the data may not be completely or comprehensively removed from our systems.
Warren C. Stout, MD
800 East Colorado Blvd. Suite 260
Pasadena, CA 91101