Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

 

Gem&Bolt, LLC (“Gem&Bolt”, “we,” “us” or “our”) is committed to protecting our users’ information and to making our users aware of our online practices regarding the collection and privacy of their information.

 

Any user that accesses all or any part of the Gem&Bolt, LLC web site located at: www.gemandbolt.com (the “Site”) agrees that use of the Site constitutes acceptance of this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use for the Site.  Each time a user accesses the Site, the Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use should be reviewed because Gem&Bolt reserves the right to change them from time to time without notice. Your continued use of the Site after such changes have been made constitutes your acceptance of such changes.

 

Binding Agreement

By accessing all or any part of our Site, you agree to be bound by this Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use posted on this Site.  IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THIS PRIVACY POLICY AND THE TERMS OF USE YOU SHOULD NOT ACCESS OR VIEW THIS SITE.

 

Use Prohibited by Users Under 21

THIS SITE IS INTENDED ONLY FOR USERS THAT ARE AT LEAST 21 YEARS OLD AND BY ACCESSING THIS SITE, YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT YOU ARE AT LEAST 21 YEARS OLD.

 

Use of the Site by Residents Outside of the United States

We make no representations that content and materials (licensed or otherwise) on the Site are legal or appropriate for use from outside the United States nor do we represent that this Privacy Policy is consistent with requirements outside the United States. IF YOU CHOOSE TO ACCESS THE SITE FROM LOCATIONS OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES, YOU DO SO AT YOUR OWN RISK and are responsible for compliance with any and all local laws. You may not use the Site in violation of U.S. export laws and regulations.  WE DO NOT SEEK NOR DO WE KNOWINGLY COLLECT INFORMATION ABOUT RESIDENTS FROM COUNTRIES OTHER THAN THE UNITED STATES.  IF YOU PROVIDE TO US INFORMATION ABOUT YOURSELF AND YOU ARE NOT A RESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, IN SO PROVIDING THAT INFORMATION, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, YOU THEREBY AFFIRMATIVELY CONSENT TO OUR RECEIPT, COLLECTION, STORAGE AND ONWARD TRANSFER OF THAT INFORMATION IN THE SAME MANNER THAT WE HANDLE INFORMATION REGARDING UNITED STATES CITIZENS.

 

Personally-Identifiable Information of Minors

Gem&Bolt’s Site does not knowingly solicit or collect personally-identifiable information from minors, or persons under the age of 21.  If Gem&Bolt learns that a minor or a person under the age of 21 has submitted personally-identifiable information to us, in contravention of these measures, it will take all reasonable measures to delete such information from its databases and to not use such information for any purpose (except where necessary to protect the safety of the minor or others as required by law).

 

Site User Content

Please be aware that generally any information including, without limitation, user content that you post to the Site may be accessible by other users of the Site. Please be sure that any such information is information that you are comfortable sharing with the public.

 

Note also that we will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our Site.

 

Information Collected from the Site

 

Non Personally-Identifiable Information

 

  • Visitors to our Site can access the Site’s home page and browse the Site without disclosing any personally-identifiable information. We may, however, track information provided to us by your browser, including the website you came from (known as the “referring URL”), the type of browser you use, the time and date of access, and other information that does not personally identify you such as what information on the Site you access, utilize or visit.

 

Personally-Identifiable Information

 

  • We collect personally-identifiable information when you choose to provide it to us through the Site, for example, through the “Contact Us” page of the Site, including your name, email address, mailing address and/or telephone number.

 

  • If you provide to us information about a third party recipient, you understand that we are relying upon you to have authority to provide to us that information. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHOULD YOU PROVIDE TO US INFORMATION ABOUT ANY PERSON UNDER THE AGE OF 21 OR ABOUT ANY PERSON THAT IS NOT A RESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES.

 

  • We use third parties to sell and distribute our products. We do not sell any product direct through this Site.  You should review the privacy policies and procedures of such third parties regarding such third party’s receipt, collection and handling of personally-identifiable information (see Links below).

 

 

How the Information We Collect from You is Used

 

We will only use the personally-identifiable information you provide to us for the purposes stated at the time of collection, or otherwise stated in this Privacy Policy.

 

Specifically, we may use the personally-identifiable information we collect from you to:

 

  • Include you on our mailing list and provide communications, such as phone calls, e-mails or mailings, which Gem&Bolt thinks you may find interesting or useful about its company, its products and services, or that you specifically request.
  • Perform research and analysis about your use of, or interest in, our products or services;
  • Develop and display content tailored to your interests on our Site;
  • Enforce our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy;
  • Manage our business; and/or
  • Perform functions in connection with providing our products and services.

 

In addition, when you submit data to us about other individuals, you thereby agree, represent and warrant to us in each instance that you have obtained consent from each such individual to the submission, transfer and processing of the information.  UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHOULD YOU PROVIDE TO US INFORMATION ABOUT ANY PERSON UNDER THE AGE OF 21 OR ABOUT ANY PERSON THAT IS NOT A RESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES.

 

Sharing of Information

We may share or disclose non-personally identifiable information, whether aggregated or otherwise, with third parties.

 

Opt-Out

 

You may choose to opt out of receiving communications, such as phone calls, e-mails or mailings from Gem&Bolt, and/or if you wish to have us delete or destroy any names, email addresses, phone numbers, content or communications you send to us or the like, you may use the opt out mechanism that is provided here: goodbye@gemandbolt.com or send by certified mail, a written opt out election to the attention of Customer Service at: Gem&Bolt, LLC, c/o CSG Law, 1 Boland Dr., West Orange, NJ  07052.

 

If a Site user makes this election, all of the Site user’s personally-identifiable information will be removed from Gem&Bolt’s servers permanently.

 

SPECIAL NOTICE – California Residents Privacy Rights

 

Opt-In

 

If you are a California resident, to receive phone calls, emails, and other such distributions from Gem&Bolt, please check here: hello@gemandbolt.com to receive such correspondence or phone calls and specify, when prompted, your email address and phone number to which such information should be directed, or send by certified mail, a written opt-in election to the attention of Customer Service at: Gem&Bolt, LLC, c/o CSG Law, 1 Boland Dr., West Orange, NJ  07052.

 

Opt-Out

 

If such California residents object to receiving phone calls, emails, and other such distributions from Gem&Bolt, or if they do not wish for Gem&Bolt to distribute your personally-identifiable information, please use the opt out mechanism that is provided here: goodbye@gemandbolt.com or send by certified mail, a written opt out election to the attention of our Customer Service at: Gem&Bolt, LLC, c/o CSG Law, 1 Boland Dr., West Orange, NJ  07052. Please note that it may take us up to 90 days to process this request.

 

California Residents – Your Privacy Rights

Pursuant to Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code, residents of California can obtain certain information about the types of personally-identifiable information that companies with whom they have an established business relationship have shared with third parties for direct marketing purposes during the preceding calendar year. In particular, the law provides that companies must inform consumers about the categories of personally-identifiable information that have been shared with third parties, the names and addresses of those third parties, and examples of the types of services or products marketed by those third parties. All requests in writing for this information should be sent to the attention of Customer Service by sending an email to: hello@gemandbolt.com, or by writing to our Customer Service at: Gem&Bolt, LLC, c/o CSG Law, 1 Boland Dr., West Orange, NJ  07052.

 

Gem&Bolt has chosen to provide you with a cost-free means to opt-out of such sharing, which you can accomplish by using the opt-out link above, or by sending a written opt out election to the attention of our Customer Service by sending an email to: goodbye@gemandbolt.com, or by writing to our Customer Service at: Gem&Bolt, LLC, c/o CSG Law, 1 Boland Dr., West Orange, NJ  07052.

 

California Do Not Track Disclosures

We do not track Site users to provide targeted advertising, and therefore, we do not respond to Do Not Track (or DNT) signals.  Gem&Bolt reserves the right to add such capability to its Site at any time in the future and will notify Site visitors of this change in capability through an update to this Privacy Policy.

 

Distribution/Onward Transfer to Third Parties of PersonallyIdentifiable Information

External distribution does not include certain limited distributions such as sharing personally-identifiable information with a third party working on behalf of Gem&Bolt, the transfer of personally-identifiable information in connection with the sale of Gem&Bolt’s assets or the merger or acquisition of Gem&Bolt or the disclosure of personally-identifiable information in connection with legal proceedings, investigations of crimes, or other governmental investigations. Transferring personally-identifiable information in connection with these limited distributions is considered an onward transfer to third parties and is permitted under this Privacy Policy.

 

Without limiting the foregoing, third parties may be engaged by us to perform a variety of services and functions, including providing technical and hosting services for our Site. These third parties may have access to your personally-identifiable information if necessary to perform such services and functions; however, they are only authorized to use such personal information for the purpose of performing such services and functions, and are not authorized by us to use your personally-identifiable information for any other purpose.

 

 

Additional Disclosures

You acknowledge and agree that Gem&Bolt may preserve or disclose any personally-identifiable information if it reasonably believes disclosure is required by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process, including but not limited to civil and criminal subpoenas, court orders or other compulsory disclosures; (b) enforce this Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use of the Site; (c) respond to claims that any content violates the rights of third-parties; or (d) protect the rights, property or personal safety of Gem&Bolt, its members, employees, licensees or affiliates, other Site users and the public.

 

Other than as set forth in this Privacy Policy, we do not share, rent or sell any personally-identifiable information that we collect from you with any third parties.

 

 

How Long We Keep Your Personally-Identifiable Information

We retain the personally-identifiable information you provide to us as long as is reasonably necessary in connection with our business operations and your use of the Site, or for us to provide other services in connection with the Site.

 

Data Integrity

Gem&Bolt collects personally-identifiable information that is relevant for the purposes for which it is to be used. Gem&Bolt will take reasonable steps to ensure that personally-identifiable information is relevant to its intended use, accurate, complete, and current.

 

Security

Gem&Bolt takes reasonable precautions to protect personally-identifiable information from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction.

 

ALTHOUGH GEM&BOLT USES REASONABLE SECURITY PRECAUTIONS WITH RESPECT TO YOUR PERSONALLY-IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION COLLECTED FROM AND STORED ON OUR SERVERS, GEM&BOLT CANNOT GUARANTEE THAT ANY OF YOUR PERSONALLY-IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION STORED ON OUR SERVERS, OR TRANSMITTED TO OR FROM THE SITE, WILL BE FREE FROM UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS.  TO THE FULLEST EXTENT NOT PROHIBITED BY LAW, GEM&BOLT DISCLAIMS AND SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR ANY LOSS OF, UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS OR DAMAGE TO, OR INTERCEPTION OF ANY OF YOUR PERSONALLY-IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION BEING STORED ON OUR SERVERS OR ON THE SITE, OR TRANSMITTED TO OR FROM THE SITE IN CONNECTION WITH THE SITE SERVICES.

 

Use of Cookies

The Site uses “cookies”.  “Cookies” are elements of data that a website can send to a user’s browser and store on a user’s computer.  Cookies can note that a user’s browser was used to visit certain sites or pages on a certain date. Gem&Bolt uses cookies to enhance navigation and functionality of the Site, and to assist you with navigation during a use session.  Gem&Bolt also uses cookies to let it know how visitors are using the Site, so that it can improve the Site and a user’s experience on it.  See the Section below for opting out of cookies.

 

Use of Analytics Technology

We use Google Analytics to enhance navigation and functionality of the Site, and to let us know how users are using the Site, so that we can make Site improvements, where necessary. Google Analytics uses “cookies” (as described above) and “web beacons” which are typically images used to pass information from your computer to a website or server.  The information about your usage of the Site collected through cookies and web beacons is transmitted to and stored on Google’s servers.

 

You may prevent Google Analytics from collecting information by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. This add-on instructs the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, and dc.js) running on websites to prohibit sending information to Google Analytics. To opt-out of analytics for the Site, visit the Google Analytics opt-out page and install the add-on for your browser.

 

You may also opt out of the use of cookies (and web beacons when used in connection with cookies) by configuring your own browser settings directly to handle cookies.  If you elect to opt out of cookies and web beacons, it may affect your ability to use the Site.

 

Links

The Site may provide links to web sites of third parties.  Gem&Bolt is not responsible or liable for the privacy practices of these other web sites. ANY WEBSITES LINKED FROM OUR SITE ARE NOT SUBJECT TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR REVIEWING THE PRIVACY POLICIES OF ANY LINKED WEBSITES TO DETERMINE HOW YOUR PERSONALLY-IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION WILL BE COLLECTED, UTILIZED, AND PROTECTED BY SUCH WEBSITES.  WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY CONTENT, FEATURES, OR ACTIVITIES OF ANY LINKED WEBSITES (INCLUDING THEIR PRIVACY PRACTICES), AND GEM&BOLT DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL RESPONSIBILITY AND/OR LIABILITY FOR THE CONTENTS, FEATURES, AND ACTIVITIES, AND THE COLLECTION AND USE OF PERSONALLY-IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION BY SUCH WEBSITES.

 

The prices on our Site are in U.S. Dollars and are subject to change at any time. Purchases for merchandise ordered from third party retailers are subject to the privacy policies and other terms of those third party retailers.  Before you make a purchase of products from a third party retailer, you may be asked to establish an account or otherwise register with those third parties.     Please review each third party’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use before making a purchase or our product through those third parties.

 

Access, Review and Correction Regarding Information

Users can, by e-mailing our Customer Service at: goodbye@gemandbolt.com, by calling our Customer Service at: 1-855-436-2658, or by writing to our Customer Service at: Gem&Bolt, LLC, c/o CSG Law, 1 Boland Dr., West Orange, NJ  07052., access, review and correct the personally-identifiable information that has been collected from them.

 

Arbitration

Any dispute, claim or controversy that you and Gem&Bolt are unable to resolve, to the maximum extent allowed by applicable law, will be submitted to and finally resolved by binding arbitration.  Either party may file a written demand for arbitration with the American Arbitration Association and will send a copy of the demand for arbitration to the other party.  The arbitration will be conducted pursuant to the terms of the Commercial Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association.  The venue for the arbitration will be in Union County in the State of New Jersey. The arbitration will be conducted before three (3) arbitrators selected through the American Arbitration Association’s arbitrator selection procedures.  The decision of the arbitrators will be final, binding and conclusive upon the parties.  Each party will have the right to have the decision enforced by the federal or state courts sitting in Union County in the State of New Jersey, to which exclusive jurisdiction the parties agree to submit. If any of the provisions of this Agreement are held to be unenforceable or invalid by any tribunal of competent jurisdiction, the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions will not be affected, provided that the essential understanding of the parties hereto is not lost thereby.

 

General

This Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use of the Site constitute the entire agreement between you and Gem&Bolt regarding the use of the Site, the Site Content and the User Content.  If any provision of this Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use is deemed invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect.  Gem&Bolt’s failure to enforce any right or provision shall not be deemed a waiver of such right or provision.  Headings are for convenience only and should not be given any interpretative effect.

 

Please also read our Terms of Use at: [TERMS OF USE]

 

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time.  If we make changes to how we treat our Site users’ personally-identifiable information, we will post the new Privacy Policy after we make the change.

 

The date the Privacy Policy was last revised is identified at the top of the page.  You are responsible for visiting this Privacy Policy to check for any changes each time you access or use the Site.

Notices; Contact Information

The Site is operated by Gem&Bolt, LLC, c/o CSG Law, 1 Boland Dr., West Orange, NJ  07052.

All questions regarding the Site, this Privacy Policy or these Terms of Use shall be directed to our Customer Service by email at: hello@gemandbolt.com, by calling at: 1-855-436-2658, or by writing to our Customer Service at: Gem&Bolt, LLC, c/o CSG Law, 1 Boland Dr., West Orange, NJ  07052.