Ray Griffiths Inc (“Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry“) operates raygriffiths.com and may operate other websites. It is Ray Griffiths policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry 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. Ray Griffiths purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Ray Griffiths visitors use its website. From time to time, Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on raygriffiths.com blogs/sites. Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Ray Griffiths websites choose to interact with Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry in ways that require Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at raygriffiths.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry. Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Ray Griffiths behalf or to provide services available at Ray Griffiths websites, 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 Ray Griffiths websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry website and have supplied your email address, Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Ray Griffiths Fine Jewelry may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.