Eat, Drink, Be Hppy

 

 

 

PRIVACY POLICY

 

UPDATED: January 31, 2013

 

 

This policy describes the personal information we collect on this Site and supplement the Terms and Conditions and Program terms as necessary how we use it, and when we share it with third parties. This policy applies only to personal information collected via this Site, and unless otherwise specifically described herein or in any Program, does not apply to personal information collected offline or on any supplier or third party site that may be linked to this Site.

 

By using this Site, you agree to this “Privacy Policy”, the Terms and Conditions governing its use and Program terms applicable to various Programs. If you have questions, comments or concerns about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at the address identified in the “Notices” section of our Terms and Conditions. Be sure to check this page periodically for updates, as your continued use of this Site and/or participation in any Program signifies your acceptance of any changed terms in this Privacy Policy. Information Collected and How It Is Used Information is collected about you when you use and/or contact us through this Site, including without limitation information you provide on registration pages and other online forms, surveys, through emails you send and through other submissions through this Site. Additionally, information is collected when you participate in certain Programs available on or through this Site.

 

The information collected may be combined with other information collected about you and may be used and disclosed in a number of ways by us (directly and/or through the activities of franchisees and/or supplier(s)), to help us better understand and serve you, including without limitation: (i) to provide you with, or otherwise respond to your requests for, information and/or services, including but not limited to e-newsletters, marketing programs, identifying a Bar Louie location you identify and letting you know if you qualify for a possible Program reward; (ii) to administer Programs including without limitation providing you with Program benefits and related communications, to verify your participation in the Program, and to track submissions; (iii) to provide you with information about new products or services, events that Bar Louie or its franchisee’s sponsors, including but not limited to contests, sweepstakes and surveys, and other special offers and marketing programs with which any of us or them are involved; (iv) to enhance our customers' and Site users’ experiences in our locations, on this Site or in a Program; (v) to analyze customer and Site user behaviors and trends; (vi) to conduct research and analysis and to otherwise measure the effectiveness of our online and offline marketing efforts and to develop products, services, and marketing programs that may include combining personal data drawn from online and offline sources; (viii) in connection with certain submissions by you as

 

described herein; (viii) to coordinate Program activities and communications with other marketing programs conducted by us and/or franchisees; (ix) to process your online job application and related information; or (x) as otherwise described in this Privacy Policy, the Terms and Conditions and Program terms.

 

We do not sell or rent to third parties any of the personal information that you provide to us through this Site, or authorize any of our suppliers to sell or rent any such personal information. However, aggregated information about users of this Site, customers participating in surveys, registering for e-newsletters or otherwise providing information to Bar Louie (directly and/or through a franchisee and/or supplier) may be utilized by Bar Louie, franchisees and/or suppliers in connection with research, benchmarking and other like uses. Additionally, we may share your information with our affiliates, franchisees, lenders, investors and/or third party providers. In addition to the uses described above, we share information with these third parties primarily to respond to your specific request or to obtain their service and/or advice on how to improve our business.

 

This Site may use cookies (described below) to enhance the browsing and usage experience on this Site, whether accessed through your computer or a mobile device. The information captured about your activities on this Site will make it possible for us, among other things, (i) to speed navigation and provide you with custom tailored content; (ii) to remember information you gave to us so you may not have to re-enter it each time you visit this Site; (iii) to monitor the effectiveness of certain of our marketing campaigns; (iv) to monitor total number of visitors, pages viewed, web address you came from and type of browser you are using, and (v) enforce limitations on downloads described for on-line coupons and other similar offers.

 

Additionally, we may from time to time use third party service providers to conduct marketing programs which deliver targeted or personalized advertising when you visit other websites across the Internet. This is completed using data collected over time on this Site and other sites on the Internet, including without limitation data regarding our online advertising (for example, location of advertising, click-through rates, and transactions completed after clicking through on advertising). This data is collected on an individual, but anonymous, basis, based on the use of cookies, pixels and/or web beacons, as described below. If you click on an advertisement on a third party site, the privacy policy applicable to that third party site will apply to information collected on that site. This information may also be available to the service providers who make the applicable advertising available, parties identified in the third party websites on which advertisements appear of which you visit (as described in the privacy policy of the other applicable sites). We may also share this anonymous information with others outside our Company.

 

"Cookies" A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's hard drive containing information about the user. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on our Site. Once the user closes their browser, the cookie simply terminates.

 

Protecting Our CommunityThe law requires that we and our suppliers may be required to share your personal information and non-personal information pursuant to judicial or governmental subpoenas, warrants or other like orders. If we are required to do so, we will, of course, obey the law. In addition, notwithstanding any term to the contrary in this Privacy Policy, we and our suppliers reserve the right to use and disclose your personal and non-personal information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, or any other similar situation, violations of the Terms and Conditions, any Program terms and/or as required by law.

 

Children's Privacy

This Site is not directed at nor do we knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 18. This Site is directed to adults at least 21 years old. When a user discloses personal information on this Site, the user is representing to us that he or she is the appropriate age for the portion of this Site, or if he or she is under the referenced age, that he or she is using this Site with the involvement of a parent or guardian.

 

Security

We take reasonable security measures to protect personal information submitted by users from loss and misuse, but cannot guarantee that these measures will prevent a third party from circumventing them and unlawfully intercepting or accessing transmissions or private communications or where an error may occur in the administration of our Site. Some emails sent to or from our Site may not be secure. Please consider this when sending information to us by email. Accordingly, we recommend that you use caution whenever submitting personal information online.