terms of service
Samsung.com operated by Samsung Group, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, Samsung Electronics America, Inc; Samsung Telecommunications America, LLP; Samsung Information Systems, America, (“Samsung”)
Your privacy is of great importance to us. As a user of this web site (the “Site”), you are valued by us and we will take appropriate measures to protect the information provided by and collected from you on the Site in connection with the functions, facilities, products and services offered on our Site (the “Samsung Services”). As our business changes and grows, so will this policy. Please check back periodically for additions and changes.
Information We Collect and How we use it
We only request and use information absolutely essential to respond to your requests for information on our products or services and to inform you of services we think may be of interest to you. Our site uses your IP address (an IP address identifies the type of browser you are using i.e. Netscape; Internet Explorer by assigning a unique number) for general system administration to serve you better by diagnosing problems with our server.
At times, we may use a feature of your browser to send your computer a “cookie”. Cookies are used by thousands of web sites in order to enhance your web experience. A cookie is a small data file that assigns a unique anonymous number to your browser from a web server and is stored on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies can not damage or read information stored on your hard drive. Cookies make your web experience more enjoyable by storing passwords and preferences. You can adjust your browser settings to refuse all cookies or to inform you when a cookie is being placed on your hard drive. However, your election not to accept cookies may diminish your experience with the Site because of additional time needed to repeatedly enter information.
Disclosure of Personal Information
We will not disclose, sell, trade, or rent Personal Information without your prior consent, except to the extent necessary to provide you with a requested Samsung Service. In certain rare circumstances, we may be compelled by law to disclose your Personal Information, such as in connection with a lawsuit or other legal proceeding. In the event disclosure is required, we will use reasonable commercial efforts to try to secure confidential treatment of the disclosed Personal Information, including prohibiting use of the information for any commercial purpose.
In addition, we reserve the right to disclose certain information when, in its sole discretion, it determines that such disclosure is necessary to protect Samsung or its employees, their rights or property, or to protect the physical safety or health of employees of Samsung or a member of the general public.
Any submissions that you make to any public areas of the Site such as bulletin boards (“Public Areas”) will be public and will not be considered Personal Information. We do not control, and are not responsible for, the actions of other users of the Site or of Clients with respect to any information you post in Public Areas. In addition, information that you submit to Public Areas may be collected and used by others to send you unsolicited messages and for other purposes.
Links to Third Party Sites
You may be able to access third party web sites through links available on this Site. You understand and agree that your use of such third party sites, including other Samsung sites, will be governed by the privacy policies of those sites and not by this Privacy Statement.
Children’s Personal Information
The Samsung Services and this Site are not intended for children under the age of 13 years age. We will not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13. We encourage parents and legal guardians to monitor their children’s Internet usage and to help enforce our Privacy Statement by instructing their children to never provide information on this Site without their permission.
User Access to Personal Information
Protection of Information
Samsung will maintain the confidentiality of the information it collects. We maintain internal practices that help protect the security and confidentiality of this information by limiting employee access to and use of this information.
The terms and conditions set forth below (the “terms”) govern you while on this site on the World Wide Web (the “site”) and are legally binding on you. If you do not agree with any of the listed conditions, do not access or otherwise use this site or any information contained on this site. Your use of the site shall be deemed to be your agreement to each of the terms set forth below.
General use Restrictions
All information, documents, products and services, trademarks, logos, graphics, and images (“Materials”) provided on this site are copyrighted or trademarked and are the property of Samsung Group, Samsung Electronics and it’s listed subsidiaries. Any unauthorized use of any material contained on the site may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and communications statutes
Samsung Group and Samsung Electronics grants you the limited right to display the Materials only on your personal computer for your personal use. You agree not to use the materials for any other purpose without the prior written consent of Samsung. Without limitation, you agree not to reproduce, re-distribute, sell, publish, broadcast or circulate any information contained in the materials to anyone, including others in the same company or organization. You may not post content from this site to news groups, mail lists, or bulletin boards. You acknowledge and agree that, except as set forth herein, you have no right to modify, edit, alter or enhance any of the materials in any manner. This limited license terminates automatically, without notice to you, if you breach any of these terms. Upon termination you agree to immediately destroy any printed or downloaded materials.
You agree not to “frame” or “mirror” any materials or third-party content contained on this site on any other server or internet based device without the advanced written permission of Samsung or its licensors, respectively.
This site may be linked to other sites on the World Wide Web or Internet which are not under the control of or maintained by Samsung. Such links do not constitute an endorsement by Samsung. You acknowledge that Samsung is providing these links to you only as a convenience, you further agree that Samsung is not responsible for the content of such sites.
Certain areas of this site are password restricted to authorized users (“Restricted Areas”) If you are an authorized user of the Restricted Areas, you agree that you are entirely responsible for the confidentiality of your password and account information, and agree to notify Samsung immediately if your password is lost, stolen, disclosed to an unauthorized third party, or other wise may have been compromised. You agree that you are entirely responsible for any and all activities which occur under your account, including any fees which may incurred under your password protected account whether or not you are the individual who undertakes such activities. You agree to immediately notify Samsung of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security in relation thereof known to you.
You acknowledge that this site may include certain inaccuracies or typographical errors which may affect the quality of materials and third-party content. You acknowledge that the materials or any third-party content have not been independently verified or authenticated in whole or in part by Samsung, and agree that Samsung does not warrant the accuracy or timeliness of materials or the third-party content, and further agree that Samsung has no liability for any omissions in the materials and third-party content, whether provided by Samsung or any third-party
Services and Materials are intended only for SAMSUNG’s customers and are provided only for your convenience. SAMSUNG grants you no license or property rights to any such Services and Materials…SAMSUNG does not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or reliability of Services and Materials and other items contained on this server or any other server. Therefore, you are not to rely on any Services and Materials provided in this site unless we expressly advise you in writing that you can…Please do not rely upon or utilize the Services and Materials to purchase, sell, trade, or transact in any securities. Note that information provided herein do not meet disclosure requirements of regulatory bodies as may be required in different countries, including but not limited to, the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission. Please do not make any investment decisions based upon Services and Materials provided herein.
THE SERVICE AND MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED BY SAMSUNG ON AN AS IS BASIS, AND SAMSUNG EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WITH RESPECT TO ANY SERVICE OR MATERIALS.
The information regarding the stocks and any information contained in this Web Site do not constitute an offer by SAMSUNG of any of its securities nor does it constitute a request for an offer to buy any securities. Although you may freely download Services and Materials from this and related sites, SAMSUNG retains all trademark right and copyright on all text and graphics. You have no right to reproduce them in any way other than for your personal use.
Limitation of Liability
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, SAMSUNG SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR THIRD-PARTY CLAIMING THROUGH YOU FOR ANY DAMAGE SUFFERED AS A RESULT OF YOUR DISPLAYING, COPYING OR DOWNLOADING INFORMATION OR MATERIAL CONTAINED ON THIS SITE. IN NO EVENT SHALL SAMSUNG BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD-PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, EXTRAORDINARY, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING LOSS OF DATA, REVENUE, PROFITS OR OTHER ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE) HOWEVER ARISING, WHETHER FOR BREACH OR IN TORT EVEN IF SAMSUNG HAS PREVIOUSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH POSSIBLE DAMAGE.
Samsung controls and operates this site from it’s headquarters in the United States of America and Seoul, Korea. If you use this site from outside the United States of America, you are entirely responsible for compliance with applicable local laws, including but not limited to the export and import laws of other countries in relation to the materials and third-party content.
Violation of Terms of This Site
If you violate the terms of this site, Samsung reserves the right to terminate service to you without further notice or explanation. Samsung’s preferred course of action is to advise you of your inappropriate behavior and advise you of any corrective action. However, flagrant violations of these Terms as determined by Samsung in its sole discretion, will result in immediate termination of service.
You agree that Samsung and it’s licensors may make improvements and/or changes in the services and prices described in this site, if any, at any time without notice, and further agree that Samsung can revise these Terms at any time without notice by updating this posting. Your continued use of the site after such modifications have been made constitutes your acceptance of such revised Terms.
Any action related to these Terms will be governed by New Jersey Law and controlling U.S. Law without regard to the choice or conflicts of law provisions of any jurisdiction. You agree to the jurisdiction of the courts located in Bergen County, New Jersey for the resolution of all disputes arising from or related to these Terms and/or your use of the site.
The failure of Samsung to enforce any right or provision in these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by Samsung in writing. The Terms comprises the entire agreement between you and Samsung and supersede all prior or contemporaneous negotiations, discussions or agreements, if any, between the parties regarding the subject matter contained herein. Your use of the Site, however, is subject to the additional disclaimers and caveats that may appear throughout the site.
“Samsung”, “Samsung.com” and “Samsung DIGITall Everyone’s invited” are trademarks of Samsung in the United States or other countries. Unauthorized use or duplication of these marks is strictly prohibited by law
About Samsung Group
Each company within the Samsung Group is an independent legal entity. Samsung Group is not a legal entity. Samsung Group is a term to conveniently refer to a group of companies that are tied together by their corporate history. Therefore, please do not mistake the companies by their use of the similar name Samsung. In particular, no company within the Samsung Group can accept or receive service of process on behalf of another. No company within the Samsung Group is legally liable for another unless specifically agreed to in writing to assume such liabilities. This site does not establish any nexus between any of the companies such that you can assume that they can be sued jointly or severally on behalf of another.
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If you have questions regarding our Privacy Statement or about the practices of Samsung, please contact the Legal Department at 201-229-4068