Privacy Policy & Cookies

ViewSonic is committed to protecting your privacy and treats the handling of personal data seriously. The Privacy Policy below details how ViewSonic will treat your personal data after it has been collected by ViewSonic through your use of the Website. ViewSonic maintains the privacy of your information using security technologies and adhere to policies that prevent unauthorised use of your personal information. By using this Website, you consent to the collection and use of your information.

Websites you link to from FinchClub.com may have their own privacy policy that may differ from ViewSonic’s. Please review those websites’ privacy policies for detailed information on how they may use information gathered while you are visiting them.

What information does FinchClub.com collect and how is it used?
  1. Unless otherwise provided in the Privacy Policy or the Terms of Use, ViewSonic will not sell, rent or trade your personal information to third parties for marketing purposes without your express consent. ViewSonic will only pass your data to other third parties in accordance with this Privacy Policy or the Terms of Use, or if required to do so by law. ViewSonic may disclose your data to certain permitted third parties, such as members of the ViewSonic group, ViewSonic’s own professional advisers who are bound by confidentiality codes, and when ViewSonic is legally obliged to disclose your data.
  2. ViewSonic can obtain personal data from you (including your name, postal address, telephone number and email address) in order to process any requests you may make, from a number of different sources:
    1. When you search for or request details on services or products from the Website, for example, registering a ViewSonic product online or entering a competition.
    2. Via unconditional data capture measures such as the use of cookies and studying the pages you read frequently (please see further at Clause 3 below).
    3. Via your individual IP location. This is a necessary function of the Website that enables ViewSonic to return details of information you have searched for, and in order for ViewSonic to diagnose problems with its server and to administer the website.
  3. ViewSonic uses a third party tool Google Analytics, to analyse traffic on the Website. Google Analytics does not create individual profiles for visitors. Unlike some tracking services, Google Analytics does not have a database of individual profiles for each visitor. Google Analytics only collects aggregate data.
  4. Cookies
    Like many web sites today, ViewSonic may employ small text files (cookies) to collect information about your web-site activities on an anonymous basis. A cookie is a small piece of information sent by a web server to store on a web browser. This is useful for having the browser remember some specific information. The table below explains the cookies we use and why.
    Cookie Name Purpose More Information
    ViewSonic LOOPFUSE, Persistent_id_Qp3J9cqTnEJvDH, Session_Qp3J9cqTnEJvDH, _bizo_bzid,_bizo_cksm, eIFCNu6 ViewSonic uses this cookie to identify your browser and process online transactions. Session cookies help us confirm your identity and are a requirement when using this service. LoopFuse customers are persistent cookies that only ViewSonic can read and use which make it easier for you to log into the Service. Disabling the browser's ability to accept cookies will be able to brows our Site, but will be denied access to the service. View Loopfuse Policy
    Google Analytics __utma, __utmb ,__utmc, __utmz These cookies are used to collect infomation about how visitors use our site. We use the information to complie reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of pages visitors to the site, what led customers to the site and the pages that they visited. View Google Privacy Policy
    Pardot visitor_id, pi_opt_in, pardot Pardot tracks visitor and prospect activities on your website and on Pardot landing pages by setting cookies on their browsers. These cookies are set in order to remember preferences when an individual returns to your site, such as form field values. We also set a cookie for Pardot users that are logged into our app, which allows us to maintain the login session, remember table filters, etc. View Pardot Privacy policy
    Quantcast.com __qca Quantcast.com uses cookies to save your registration ID and login password for future logins to the Quantcast.com site. We also utilize session ID cookies to understand how you interact with the Quantcast.com site and also to monitor aggregate usage by Quantcast Users and web traffic routing on the Quantcast.com site. We also use cookies when you visit websites with tagged content by Quantcast Clients with Quantcast Tags in order to collect Log Data. You may choose to allow your computer to accept cookies, however by diabling cookies, you may not be able to use all portions of the Quantcast.com site or all functionality of the services. Some websites host prior versions of our code that used Flash cookies. We no longer use these cookies for any purpose. In order to delete Flash cookies, please access your Flash Player settings management tool available on Adobe's web site. View Quantcast Privacy policy
    .Rubiconproject.com ruid, rsid, rdk, rdk2, ses, pux, pur_1430, rpb, put_2245, put_2236, put_2181, put_1986, put_1512, put_1185, put_1523, put_2271, put_2100, put_2081, put_2249, put_2025, put_2395   View Rubicon Poject Privacy Policy
    .w55c.net wfivefivec, matchgoogle    
    .exelator.com xud, xudx, ud . View Texas Instruments Privacy Policy
    .dlp.com s_cc, SC_LINKS, s_sq We use cookie technology to authenticate your access to various areas of our website, tailor its content to your preferences or geographic region, to help us analyze web traffic in general and to track when site visitors complete surveys, so that we do not present a survey again for 90 days. Cookies may be used in interactions where you request something from TI: literature, CD-ROMs, technical support, seminar registrations, personalized web pages, or when you participate in a survey. View Exelate Privacy Policy
    .nohold.net ASP.NET_SessionId, k18routename5, k18rid5, BIGipServerPOOL-50.56.41.44-80    
    .turn.com uid, rrs, rds, rv   View Turn Privacy Policy
    .shop.viewsonic.com frontend    
    Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. You can choose to set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the choice of deciding whether to accept it.
  5. ViewSonic might request additional information from you in other areas or in the future. You may choose not to provide this information. ViewSonic might also ask for information about your interests, or for feedback about the Website so that it can improve the Website and/or its service. Providing ViewSonic with this information is always optional. In addition to the information ViewSonic collects directly from you, it also monitors and tracks usage of our website, viewing and traffic patterns, customer behaviour, and other similar information. This information is compiled into a statistical aggregate. This aggregate information is also used, in conjunction with your personal information, for ViewSonic’s internal business and administrative purposes including improvements to the Website, ViewSonic’s product and service offerings, its operations, or its customer service.
  6. ViewSonic might also use your personal information from time to time to send you notices about special offers, new products, services, promotions, and other similar information unless you have indicated to ViewSonic that you do not wish to receive such information.
  7. Any communication or material you transmit to ViewSonic over this website, by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, or suggestions will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary. ViewSonic may use anything you transmit or post to its affiliates for any purpose, including but not limited to reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting. Furthermore, ViewSonic is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to this website for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to developing manufacturing and marketing products using such information.
  8. You can choose to set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the choice of deciding whether to accept it.
  9. If you are an individual person residing in the EU, your privacy rights may be subject to the following terms under the General Data Protection Regulation (EU as amended or updated from time to time shall come into force (the “GDPR”) as stated in Appendix One.
FinchClub.com Privacy Policy Changes

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post these changes on our website so that you will always know what information we gather, how we use that information, and whether we will disclose it to anyone. The privacy practices of sites that may be linked to ViewSonic’s web site are solely the responsibility of that provider and ViewSonic makes no representations nor bears any responsibility regarding the privacy policies of others.

Consent:

By disclosing your personal information via the Website, over the telephone or via email or post you consent to the collection, storage and processing of your personal information by ViewSonic in the manner set out in this Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use Policy.

Contact

If you have any questions or concerns about the information ViewSonic holds about you may write to ViewSonic at ViewSonic Corporation, 10 Pointe Drive, Brea, California, 92821-7620.

Appendix One: Privacy Rights of Individuals Residing in the EU.

If you are an individual residing in the EU, your privacy rights may be subject to the following terms under the General Data Protection Regulation (EU as amended or updated from time to time shall come into force (the “GDPR”) as stated in Appendix One as follows:

Privacy statement

At ViewSonic or any associated trading names ("ViewSonic") we take protecting the confidentiality of our partners and customers seriously, and with this in mind we adhere to the following Privacy Statement: English law and jurisdiction applies with respect to the content of this site and the information submitted. In particular, we recognise and address our obligations under the provisions of the Data Protection Act (1998) and the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations).

 

Under GDPR we must provide information and statements in a clear, concise, transparent, intelligible and easily accessible format.  This policy seeks to do just that when explaining how we collect and manage your data.

 

How we collect your personal data

We never knowingly collect more personal data than is strictly necessary to perform our services.

 

Personal data includes but is not exhausted to user’s name, mailing address, telephone number, email address, contact information, mac address, IP address, preference, bank card, hardware specification, and Windows version. If you choose not to provide this information, we may not be able to provide the corresponding ViewSonic products and services or respond to your enquiries.

 

Personal data is collected voluntarily provided to us by customers when creating an account or signing up via our website, in person or via an affiliated partner. By providing your information requested, you enable ViewSonic to provide you with the services you select.

 

During the time you are registered as active with ViewSonic, we will log and record on our secure database calls, emails, meetings, texts, events and any other relevant information.

 

We also obtain data from publicly available sources, service providers, governing bodies and referees. ViewSonic may combine information collected from these sources with information already in its possession.

 

In addition to the information provided we collect & check data from third parties such as Companies House and accredited bodies.

 

How we use your personal data

ViewSonic will process your personal information for certain legitimate business purposes. Legitimate Interest means the interest of our company in conducting and managing our business to enable us to give you the best service/products and the best and most secure experience.

 

Your information will be collated onto our databases; all relevant paper documents are securely stored on each site. The database is interrogated by our support teams to provide good services. We generally process your personal data only for those purposes that we have communicated with you.

 

We will retain your personal data for the period necessary to fulfil the purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy, unless a longer retention period is permitted by law or required to fulfil other necessary purposes. For example, to comply with tax law or other laws and regulations, we may retain your personal data within the period requested by such laws and regulations; to follow requests from governments or judiciary for purposes such as investigation or lawsuit, we may retain your personal data for a longer retention period.

 

How we protect your personal data?

Your personal data security is our highest priority. We have taken steps to protect your personal data by limiting the access to our network where your data is stored. It is our policy to maintain the integrity of any personal data in our possession. Our team only access data that is required to complete their job role.

 

Although we do our best to protect the information you share via the internet, anything you submit via the internet is done so at your own risk.

 

Your Rights to your personal data we hold on you:

  1. Request access to your personal data and obtain a copy
  2. Request data corrections of any incorrect or incomplete data
  3. Request to be removed from our databases and systems
  4. Request to remove consent of data processing
  5. Opt-out or unsubscribe from all non-essential emails by using the unsubscribe option at the foot of all our commercial communications

 

How we use Cookies

The ViewSonic ("ViewSonic") website uses cookies. Cookies are small data files which the Site places on your computer or mobile device. This is normal practice for websites. Cookies are essential to help us provide a high-quality website. By collecting information through cookies and other automated means on our Site, we learn how to best tailor the Site to our visitors.

Using these cookies helps us deliver the best web experience for you, and to understand what our readers are looking at so that we can produce more of the right kind of content. Our use is subject to Google’s current cookie policy, which you can find here http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html. We do not use cookies to track your internet browsing activities before or after you visit the Site.

By browsing and using our website, you consent to the above cookies being used in the way described in this Privacy Policy. If you do not consent, you can disable cookies by adjusting your browser settings or stop using the site.

 

Data Sharing & Disclosure

Except as set out herein and where required or permitted by law or a court of competent jurisdiction, we will not reveal any personal data about you to any third party.

 

Information will be shared internally within the ViewSonic team to provide business operations. We will only share with third parties when required as part of our services.

 

You understand and consent that when you agree to provide your personal data to ViewSonic your personal data may be transferred, stored, used or processed by ViewSonic and any of its affiliated entities or service providers who may be located in a different country to you. All said transfer, storage, or process of your personal data, shall be subject to the Privacy Policy and applicable laws on privacy protection and personal data security.

 

From time to time, ViewSonic may sell a business or a part of a business to another person or company. Such a transfer of ownership could include the transfer of your personal data directly related to that business to the purchasing person or company.

 

Data processing of children or minors

ViewSonic will NOT knowingly collect personal data from children or minors (as defined by local requirements), and if we learn that we have personal data about a child or minor, we will delete it from our systems. If you are a child or a minor, you must request a parent or guardian to register for the service on your behalf.

 

How to contact us

If you have any questions, queries or concerns regarding this policy, please contact our Data Protection Officer.

 

Company: ViewSonic Corporation

Address: 10 Pointe Dr., Suite 200, Brea, CA 92821, USA

Email: gdpr@viewsonic.com

 

Policy Updates

As and when required, we may update this policy. If significant changes are made we will notify all ViewSonic services users. By using our services, you consent to this policy.

 

Terms and conditions of use

1.          Introduction

1.1        These terms and conditions shall govern your use of our website.

1.2        By using our website, you accept these terms and conditions in full; accordingly, if you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use our website.

1.3        If you register with our website, submit any material to our website or use any of our website services, we will ask you to expressly agree to these terms and conditions.

1.4        We will not collect child or minor information. If you are below the age defined by local requirement, you may not use our website or agree to these terms and conditions unless you have received parents (or guardian) consent.

1.5        Our website uses cookies; by using our website or agreeing to these terms and conditions, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of our privacy policy.

2.          Copyright notice

2.1        All rights reserved by ViewSonic Corporation and/or its affiliate or subsidiary companies. All other Corporate names and trademarks are the property of their respective companies. All prices and specifications are subject to change without written notice. Images are for illustrative purpose only. Offers and programs may vary by country. Terms & Conditions Apply. Copyright © ViewSonic Corporation 2000-2018. All rights reserved.

2.2        Subject to the express provisions of these terms and conditions:

(a)         we, together with our licensors, own and control all the copyright and other intellectual property rights in our website and the material on our website; and

(b)        all the copyright and other intellectual property rights in our website and the material on our website are reserved.

3.          License to use website

3.1        You may:

(a)         view pages from our website in a web browser;

(b)        download pages from our website for caching in a web browser;

(c)         print pages from our website; and

(d)        make use of the services we provide on the website

             subject to the other provisions of these terms and conditions.

3.4        Except as expressly permitted by these terms and conditions, you must not edit or otherwise modify any material on our website.

3.5        Unless you own or control the relevant rights in the material, you must not:

(a)         republish material from our website (including republication on another website);

(b)        sell, rent or sub-license material from our website;

(c)         show any material from our website in public;

(d)        exploit material from our website for a commercial purpose; or

(e)        redistribute material from our website.

3.6        We reserve the right to restrict access to areas of our website, or indeed our whole website, at our discretion; you must not circumvent or bypass, or attempt to circumvent or bypass, any access restriction measures on our website.

4.          Prohibited use

4.1        You must not:

(a)         use our website in any way or take any action that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the performance, availability or accessibility of the website;

(b)        use our website in any way that is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity;

(c)         use our website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software;

(d)        conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to our website without our express written consent;

(e)        access or otherwise interact with our website using any robot, spider or other automated means, except for the purpose of search engine indexing;

(f)         violate the directives set out in the robots.txt file for our website; or

(g)         use data collected from our website for any direct marketing activity (including without limitation email marketing, SMS marketing, telemarketing and direct mailing).

4.2        You must not use data collected from our website to contact individuals, companies or other persons or entities.

4.3        You must ensure that all the information you supply to us through our website, or in relation to our website, is true, accurate, current, complete and non-misleading.

5.          Registration and accounts

5.1        You may register for an account with our website by completing and submitting the account registration form on our website, and clicking on the verification link in the email that the website will send to you.

5.2        You must not allow any other person to use your account to access the website.

5.3        You must notify us in writing immediately if you become aware of any unauthorised use of your account.

5.4        You must not use any other person's account to access the website.

6.          User login details

6.1        If you register for an account with our website, we will provide you with a user ID and password.

6.2        You must keep your password confidential.

6.3        You must notify us in writing immediately if you become aware of any disclosure of your password.

6.4        You are responsible for any activity on our website arising out of any failure to keep your password confidential, and may be held liable for any losses arising out of such a failure.

7.          Cancellation and suspension of account

7.1        We may:

(a)         suspend your account;

(b)        cancel your account; and/or

(c)         edit your account details,

             at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation.

7.2        You may cancel your account on our website.

8.          Your content: rules

8.1        You warrant and represent that your content will comply with these terms and conditions.

8.2        Your content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any person's legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action against any person (in each case in any jurisdiction and under any applicable law).

8.3        Your content, and the use of your content by us in accordance with these terms and conditions, must not:

(a)         be libelous or maliciously false;

(b)        be obscene or indecent;

(c)         infringe any copyright, moral right, database right, trade mark right, design right, right in passing off, or other intellectual property right;

(d)        infringe any right of confidence, right of privacy or right under data protection legislation;

(e)        constitute negligent advice or contain any negligent statement;

(f)         constitute an incitement to commit a crime, instructions for the commission of a crime or the promotion of criminal activity;

(g)         be in contempt of any court, or in breach of any court order;

(h)        be in breach of racial or religious hatred or discrimination legislation;

(i)          be blasphemous;

(j)          be in breach of official secrets legislation;

(k)         be in breach of any contractual obligation owed to any person;

(l)          depict violence in an explicit, graphic or gratuitous manner;

(m)       be pornographic, lewd, suggestive or sexually explicit;

(n)        be untrue, false, inaccurate or misleading;

(o)        consist of or contain any instructions, advice or other information which may be acted upon and could, if acted upon, cause illness, injury or death, or any other loss or damage;

(p)        constitute spam;

(q)        be offensive, deceptive, fraudulent, threatening, abusive, harassing, anti-social, menacing, hateful, discriminatory or inflammatory; or

(r)         cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety to any person.

9.          Limited warranties

9.1        We do not warrant or represent:

(a)         the completeness or accuracy of the information published on our website;

(b)        that the material on the website is up to date; or

(c)         that the website or any service on the website will remain available.

9.2        We reserve the right to discontinue or alter any or all of our website services, and to stop publishing our website, at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation; and save to the extent expressly provided otherwise in these terms and conditions, you will not be entitled to any compensation or other payment upon the discontinuance or alteration of any website services, or if we stop publishing the website.

9.3        To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law and subject to Section 10.1, we exclude all representations and warranties relating to the subject matter of these terms and conditions, our website and the use of our website.

10.       Limitations and exclusions of liability

10.1     Nothing in these terms and conditions will:

(a)         limit or exclude any liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence;

(b)        limit or exclude any liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;

(c)         limit any liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or

(d)        exclude any liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.

10.2     The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section 10 and elsewhere in these terms and conditions:

(a)         are subject to Section 10.1; and

(b)        govern all liabilities arising under these terms and conditions or relating to the subject matter of these terms and conditions, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty, except to the extent expressly provided otherwise in these terms and conditions.

10.3     To the extent that our website and the information and services on our website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.

10.4     We will not be liable to you in respect of any losses arising out of any event or events beyond our reasonable control.

10.5     We will not be liable to you in respect of any business losses, including (without limitation) loss of or damage to profits, income, revenue, use, production, anticipated savings, business, contracts, commercial opportunities or goodwill.

10.6     We will not be liable to you in respect of any loss or corruption of any data, database or software.

10.7     We will not be liable to you in respect of any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage.

10.8     You accept that we have an interest in limiting the personal liability of our officers and employees and, having regard to that interest, you acknowledge that we are a limited liability entity; you agree that you will not bring any claim personally against our officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website or these terms and conditions (this will not, of course, limit or exclude the liability of the limited liability entity itself for the acts and omissions of our officers and employees).

11.       Breaches of these terms and conditions

11.1     Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, or if we reasonably suspect that you have breached these terms and conditions in any way, we may:

(a)         send you one or more formal warnings;

(b)        temporarily suspend your access to our website;

(c)         permanently prohibit you from accessing our website;

(d)        block computers using your IP address from accessing our website;

(e)        contact any or all of your internet service providers and request that they block your access to our website;

(f)         commence legal action against you, whether for breach of contract or otherwise; and/or

(g)         suspend or delete your account on our website.

11.2     Where we suspend or prohibit or block your access to our website or a part of our website, you must not take any action to circumvent such suspension or prohibition or blocking (including without limitation creating and/or using a different account).

12.       Variation

12.1     We may revise these terms and conditions from time to time.

12.2     The revised terms and conditions shall apply to the use of our website from the date of publication of the revised terms and conditions on the website, and you hereby waive any right you may otherwise have to be notified of, or to consent to, revisions of these terms and conditions.

12.3     (no, we don’t want to collect consent when changing our website term and condition.)

13.       Assignment

13.1     You hereby agree that we may assign, transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with our rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.

13.2     You may not without our prior written consent assign, transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with any of your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.

14.       Severability

14.1     If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect.

14.2     If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision of these terms and conditions would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

15.       Third party rights

15.1     A contract under these terms and conditions is for our benefit and your benefit and is not intended to benefit or be enforceable by any third party.

15.2     The exercise of the parties' rights under a contract under these terms and conditions is not subject to the consent of any third party.

16.       Entire agreement

16.1     Subject to Section 10.1, these terms and conditions, together with our privacy and cookies policy, shall constitute the entire agreement between you and us in relation to your use of our website and shall supersede all previous agreements between you and us in relation to your use of our website.

17.       Law and jurisdiction

17.1     These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California.

17.2     Any disputes relating to these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Los Angeles.

19.       Our details

19.1     This website is owned and operated by ViewSonic Corporation and/or its affiliate or subsidiary companies.

19.2     ViewSonic Corporation is registered in the State of Delaware.

19.3     Our principal place of business is at ViewSonic Corporation, 10 Pointe Drive, Ste 200, Brea, CA 92821.

19.4     You can contact us:

(a)         by post, to the postal address given above;

(b)        using our website contact form;

(c)        by telephone, on the contact number published on our website

Document date: 6/28/2018