Leadtek Research Inc. (hereinafter called as “Leadtek”) is strongly committed to protecting the privacy of consumers of its interactive products and services. Leadtek has created this privacy statement in order to disclose our information gathering and dissemination practices for this Web site, www.leadtek.com Throughout cyberspace, we want to contribute to providing a safe and secure environment for customers, and in particular, ensure that kid’s information is protected.
1. Collection of your Personal Information
In general, we will not ask you sign up when you visit Leadtek Web site. Your personally identifiable information may be gathered, processed or used in the following ways:
1.1.1 Leadtek collects the information about you on the registration screen when you sign up for the service or products when you visit Leadtek Web Site, no matter required by Leadtek or the third party, in your free will.
1.1.2 Leadtek collects personally identifiable informationabout you on the registration screen when you sign up for the service or products when you visit Leadtek Web Site,such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number.
1.1.3 There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Leadtek and may be shared with other Web sites within the Leadtek family of web sites. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by Leadtek for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Leadtek Web sites.Leadtek will have prior consent of user and respect your personal decisions prior to collects your personally identifiable information when you register for number account or information full-in. Leadtek will not collect personal information without prior consent with user and will abide by the Law of 「電腦處理個人資料保護法」of Republic of China.
Please note that this policy applies only to Leadtek Web Site that carry Leadtek brand, and not to the other companies’or organizations’Web Site to which we link. We have clearly marked Leadtek branded Web Sites with our logo so you know where this policy applies.
2. Information collection and Disclosure
2.1 Leadtek Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to the following:
- 2.1.1 Leadtek has to conform to the edicts of the law, subpoenas, and court orders or comply with legal process served on Leadtek or the site.
- 2.1.2 Leadtek needs to share your information, in certain area, to provide the products or service your have joined the activities held in Leadtek Web site.
- 2.1.3 During you visit Leadtek Web Site, Leadtek has your prior consent to share the information before Leadtek collects your personally identifiable information about you on the registration screen when you sign up for the service or products.
3. Information Collection and Use
3.1 Before Leadtek collect your personal information, you will provide the certain purposes you requested for service or products and realize Leadtek will use the information as you instructed when the service or information provided.
3.2 Except Section 2 described above, Leadtek will use information for certain purpose user required and understood.
3.3 Leadtek collects anonymous demographic information that is not unique to you.
3.4 Leadtek does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Leadtek may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. To alert you of new products, product upgrades, special offers and other information related to Leadtek and the Leadtek Internet Access service. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party.
Many of the Leadtek Web sites use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Leadtek’s pages, or register with Leadtek sites or services, a cookie helps Leadtek to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Leadtek Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Leadtek features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Leadtek services or Web sites you visit.
6. Use of Third Party Advertisement Networks
The majority of the online banner advertisements you see on Leadtek Web sites are displayed by Leadtek. In addition, Leadtek also allows other companies, called third-party ad servers or ad networks, to display advertisements on Leadtek Web sites. To do this, ad networks place a persistent cookie on your computer. Doing this allows the advertisement network to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement. In this way, advertisement networks may compile information about where you, or others who are using your computer, saw their advertisements and determine which ads are clicked on. This information allows an advertisement network to deliver advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. Leadtek does not have access to or control of the cookies that may be placed by the third-party advertisement servers or advertisement networks. If you want to prevent one of these third-party companies from sending and reading cookies on your computer, you will need to visit each ad network's Web site individually and request that you be removed from its system.
7. Privacy Protection for Children
Leadtek does not collection, use and sharing of their children's (ages 13 and under) personal information onlineto third parties.