Date of Last Revision Jan. 04, 2011
Ownership and Copyright
This EngagementRingsDirect.com web site is owned and operated by Mark Turnowski Inc., Unless otherwise noted, all design and content included on this web site, including text, graphics, logos, icons, images, artwork, audio and video clips and software is the property of Mark Turnowski Inc (or is used under license Mark Turnowski Inc) and is protected by United States and international copyright laws.
EngagementRingsDirect.com and other marks indicated on web site(s) are trademarks and/or service marks of Engagement Rings Direct. Other graphics, logos, headers, icons, scripts and service names are also trademarks or trade dress Engagement Rings Direct. Engagement Rings Direct trademarks, service marks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not Engagement Rings Directs, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion of customers or potential customers, or in any manner that harms or discredits Engagement Rings Direct. All other trademarks related to the products sold on this web site are the sole property of their respective owners.
Use of web site
"EngagementRingsDirect web site(s) and content are intended solely for personal and non commercial use by visitors and on-line shoppers. Any use of any "EngagementRingsDirect web site or its content other than for personal and non-commercial purposes is prohibited. You agree not to reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute, modify, create derivative works from, or commercially exploit in any way any of the content of any "EngagementRingsDirect web site. However, you may download, electronically copy and print any of the content of a Engagement Rings Direct web site for your personal, non-commercial use only. This is a revocable license, not a transfer of title, and is subject to the restrictions that you may not (a) modify the content or use it for any commercial purpose, or any public display, performance, sale or rental, (b) decompile, reverse engineer, or disassemble the content, or (c) remove any copyright, trademark registration, or other proprietary notices from the content. You further agree not to access or use any Engagement Rings Direct web site in any manner that may be harmful to the operation of the web site or its content.
If you access or use any Engagement Rings Direct web site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and for restricting access to your computer. You agree to be responsible for all activities that occur under your account or password. If you are under 18 years old, you may use Engagement Rings Direct only with the involvement of a parent or guardian. Engagement Rings Direct reserves the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content or cancel orders in its sole discretion.
Collection and Use of Information
General: In general, you can browse our Website without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. At various times, you may decide to provide us with your personal information. You should know that we receive and may store all personal information (whether written or oral) that you provide to us through whatever means you provide such information (through our Website, via e-mail, over the telephone, etc.). Personal information means any information that may be used to identify an individual, including, but not limited to, a first and last name, home, billing or other physical address or email address as well as any information associated with the foregoing. In addition to your contact information, we may collect information about your purchases, billing address, shipping address, gender, occupation, birthday, marital status, anniversary, interests, phone number or other contact information, and credit card information. We may combine the information you provide to us over time and we may combine such information with information that is publicly available, collected through data collection devices, and information that we receive from our partners, affiliates and other third parties.
Use of Your Personal Information
We respect your privacy and appreciate your business. At no time do we ever provide your account contact or payment information to any third party vendor, associate or service provider unless absolutely necessary in order to complete your transaction and order.
We may use the information we collect about you to:
- Facilitate your purchases and provide the services you request,
- Confirm and track your order,
- Respond to your inquiries and requests,
- Compare and review your personal information for errors, omissions and accuracy,
- Prevent and detect fraud or abuse,
- Improve our Website, service, product offerings, marketing and promotional efforts, and overall customer experience,
- Identify your product and service preferences,
- Understand our customer demographics, preferences, interests, and behavior, and
- Contact you (via email, postal mail, or telephone) regarding products and services (of Engagement Rings Direct or our partners) that we believe may be of interest to you.
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We value your comments, feedback, testimonials, etc., which help us improve our website, products, and services. By making such submissions to us, you assign your rights in the submissions to us, as described in the "Submissions" section of our Terms and Conditions page.
Other Uses of Your Information
IP Address. When you visit our Website, Engagement Rings Direct collects your IP address to, among other things, help diagnose problems with its server, administer and tune the operation of its Website, analyze trends, track traffic patterns, gather demographic information for aggregate use, and track the date and duration of each session within our Website. Your IP address may also be used in combination with your personal information to prevent fraud or abuse, customize your shopping experience, improve our website, customer service, products, and promotional efforts, and to understand your preferences, patterns and interests.
Data Collection Devices, such as Cookies:
In some instances, Engagement Rings Direct may collect data through cookies, web logs, web beacons (also known as pixel gifs or action tags) and other monitoring technologies to enhance your browsing and shopping experience on our website. "Cookies" are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive to collect information about your activities on our website. Web beacons are small strings of code placed on a web page or within an email for the purpose of transferring information.
Engagement Rings Direct makes all reasonable efforts to display the products listed for sale on its web site(s) as accurately as possible. However, the colors we use, as well as the display and color capabilities of your computer monitor, will affect the colors that you actually see on your screen. Engagement Rings Direct cannot guarantee that your monitor's display of any product color, texture or detail will be accurate. In addition, Engagement Rings Direct does not warrant that product descriptions or other content are accurate, complete, reliable current or error free. While Engagement Rings Direct makes every effort to ensure that our products are described and priced accurately, in the event that an item is deemed to be priced incorrectly, Engagement Rings Direct reserves the right to refuse sale that item. If a product offered by Engagement Rings Direct is not as described, your sole remedy is to return it in unused condition.
Engagement Rings Direct web site(s) contain links to web sites that are not maintained by Engagement Rings Direct . We try to include links to only those web sites that are in good taste and safe for our visitors, but we are not responsible for the content or accuracy of any web sites other than our own and cannot guarantee that such web sites will not change without our knowledge. The inclusion of a link in this web site does not imply Engagement Rings Directs endorsement of the web site. If you decide to use any links to access other web sites, you do so at your own risk
Engagement Rings Direct is committed to the protection of the personally identifiable information that you share with us. We utilize a combination of physical and electronic security technologies, procedures, and organizational measures to help protect your personally identifiable information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When we transfer sensitive personal information (for example, credit card information) over the Internet, we protect it using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption technology. While we strive to safeguard your personal information once we receive it, no transmission of data over the Internet or any other public network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure and, accordingly, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you disclose or transmit to us.
Accessing and Updating Your Information
If the personally identifiable information Engagement Rings Direct has gathered from you changes or you would like to access, correct, or delete such information, we will gladly provide you access to, correct, or delete (to the extent allowed by law) any personal information we have collected about you. To request access to, a correction to, or deletion of your personal information, please send an e-mail to email@example.com or contact one of our diamond and jewelry consultants at 877-342-7464
We want to communicate with you only if you want to continue to hear from us.
To opt out of receiving email promotions that we send you: (1) select "unsubscribe" on our subscription status page and enter the requested information or follow the unsubscribe instructions in any of our promotional emails; or (2) write to ERD Customer Service at 580 Fifth Ave. New York, New York 10036 (a "postal request").
Opting out of communication with us does not affect our communications with you via telephone or email related to your orders with us. It also does not affect our use of your non-personally identifiable information.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability
THE MATERIALS AND INFORMATION PROVIDED BY Engagement Rings Direct ON ANY OF ITS WEB SITES ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. Engagement Rings Direct MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF ITS WEB SITE(S) OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON ITS WEB SITE(S). YOU AGREE THAT YOUR ACESS TO, AND USE OF ALL Engagement Rings Direct web siteS(S) IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, Engagement Rings Direct DISClAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Engagement Rings Direct DOES NOT WARRANT THAT ITS WEBSITE(S), ITS SERVERS, OR EMAIL SENT FROM Engagement Rings Direct ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. Engagement Rings Direct WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.
This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury caused by any failure or performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, act of God, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of record, whether for breach of contract, tortuous behavior, negligence, or under any other cause of action. You also specifically acknowledge that Engagement Rings Direct is not liable for your defamatory, offensive, infringing or illegal materials or conduct or that of third parties.
The law of certain states may not allow limitations on warranties or damages as described above. If such law applies to you, some or all of the above disclaimers, exclusions or warranties may not apply to you and you nay have additional rights. However, in no event shall Engagement Rings Direct 's aggregate liability to you for all claims, damages, losses, and causes of action exceed the amount paid to Engagement Rings Direct by you for accessing Engagement Rings Direct 's web site(s). Indemnity
Any dispute arising with respect to this Agreement shall be resolved by negotiation between the parties or, if necessary, by resort to an appropriate federal or state court located in New York City
Engagement Rings Directs web site(s) are operated by Mark Turnowski Inc. from its offices in New York City, New York. Engagement Rings Direct makes no representations that the contents of any of its web site(s) are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Visitors who choose to access any Engagement Rings Direct web site from other locations do-so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local law.
Once again, we thank you for your interest in by Engagement Rings Direct.