Privacy Policy and Terms of Use

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which Braid Theory, Inc. (“Braid Theory,” “we,” or “us”) collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users ("User" or “you”) who use or access the website , http://www.braidtheory.com, or any services offered through the website or otherwise by Braid Theory (collectively, “Site”).

Website Usage Data

Like most website operators, Braid Theory collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Braid Theory's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Braid Theory's visitors use its website. From time to time, Braid Theory may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website. Braid Theory also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. Braid Theory does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.

Personal Information

We may collect potentially personally-identifying information or personally-identifying information (“Personal Information”) from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit the Site, fill out a form, respond to a survey, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Personal Information may include any of the following: Name, email address, telephone number username, password, transaction information or data stored on our Site. Users may however, visit our Site anonymously. We will collect Personal Information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply Personal Information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

Web Browser Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a User's computer, and that the User's browser provides to the website each time the User returns. Our Site may use “cookies” to enhance User experience. Users’ web browser places cookies on their hard drives for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. Users may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert them when cookies are being sent. If cookies are refused, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

Protection of Personal Information

Braid Theory discloses personal information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Braid Theory's behalf or to provide services available at Braid Theory's website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Braid Theory's website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Braid Theory will not rent or sell personal information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Braid Theory discloses personal information only when required to do so by law, or when Braid Theory believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Braid Theory, third parties or the public at large.

Use of Collected Information

Braid Theory may collect and use Personal Information for the following purposes:

  • To run and operate our site: We may use your Personal Information and Usage Data to display content on the Site correctly.
  • To improve customer service: The Personal Information and Usage Data you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
  • To personalize and improve user experience: We may use Usage Data in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.
  • To improve our site: We may use feedback you provide to improve our Site content and offerings.
  • To send periodic emails or respond to your requests: We may use the email address to respond to inquiries, questions or other requests.
Compliance with Laws and Law Enforcement

We cooperate with government and law enforcement officials and private parties to enforce and comply with the law. We may disclose Personal Information and any other information about you to government or law enforcement officials or private parties if, in our discretion, we believe it is necessary or appropriate in order to respond to legal requests (including court orders and subpoenas), to protect the safety, property, or rights of AltaSea or of any third party, to prevent or stop any illegal, unethical, or legally actionable activity, or to comply with the law.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

Braid Theory has the discretion of updating this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will post a notification date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to check this page frequently for any changes and to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically in order to become aware of modifications.

Terms of Use

Usage of this Web site constitutes acceptance of all Terms of Use. Terms of Use subject to change without notice.

Copyright

All site design, text, graphics, content, the selection and placement of these, and all art and product images on the site are ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Any use of materials on this web site other than viewing them on the site itself, including reproduction (whether by downloading, printing, or another method), modification, distribution, or republication, without the prior written permission of Braid Theory, is strictly prohibited.

User Information

As a user of this web site, you acknowledge that you may provide information such as your contact information or payment information, and you hereby authorize Braid Theory and its affiliates or representatives to use such information in connection with any online or offline offering or any electronic mail offering directed to you. Any information that Braid Theory collects about you may be used to provide you with more information which may be of particular interest to you or to someone who may be interested in the materials on this site. Also, forms on Site track IP Addresses to discourage spammers and other unauthorized use of Site. By using this web site, you consent to the collection and use of this information by Braid Theory.

Disclaimer

BRAID THEORY IS PROVIDING THIS SITE AND ITS CONTENTS ON AN "AS IS" BASIS AND MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO THIS SITE OR ITS CONTENTS. BRAID THEORY DISCLAIMS ALL SUCH REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR PRICING, WHICH MAY CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE. IN ADDITION, BRAID THEORY DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION ACCESSIBLE VIA THIS SITE IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE OR CURRENT. BRAID THEORY MAKES NO ENDORSEMENTS, SPONSORSHIPS OR RECOMMENDATIONS OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO ENTITIES LISTED HEREIN OR TO ENTITIES HYPER-LINKED TO FROM THIS SITE.

Acceptance of Privacy Policy and Terms of Use

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. If you do not agree to this policy, you have the option of not using our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of this Policy or any changes will be deemed your acceptance of the Policy.

Contacting Braid Theory

If you have questions about this Privacy Policy and Terms of Use, the practices of this Site, or your dealings with this Site, please contact us at inquiries [at] braidtheory.com or mail us at:

Attention: Webmaster
Braid Theory, Inc.
224 W. 8th Street
San Pedro, CA 90731

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