BSG complies with the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework and the U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information from European Union member countries and Switzerland. BSG has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view BSG’s certification, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/.
With BSG: Subject to applicable legal restrictions, BSG may share your Personal Information with its affiliated companies to make sure your experience is as seamless as possible, and to make sure you have the full benefit of what BSG has to offer.
With non-BSG Companies: We share your Personal Information only with non-BSG companies that perform services on our behalf, and only as necessary for them to provide those services to you.
In other circumstances: We may provide Personal Information to non-BSG companies or other third parties for purposes such as:
- Complying with court orders and other legal processes;
- Enforcing our agreements and property rights; and
- Obtaining payment for our products and services.
Our Web sites are not designed to attract children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifying information from anyone under the age of 13 unless we first obtain permission from that child’s parent or legal guardian.
Safeguarding Information: Policy on data protection and security
The security and confidentiality of your information is extremely important to us. We have implemented technical, administrative, and physical security measures to protect user information from unauthorized access and improper use. From time to time, we review our security procedures in order to consider appropriate new technology and methods. Please be aware though, that despite our best efforts, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable.
We do not sell your Personal Information to anyone for any purpose. We maintain information about you in our business records while you are a customer, or until it is no longer needed for business, tax, or legal purposes. We require non-BSG companies acting on our behalf to protect any Personal Information they may receive in a manner consistent with this Policy. We not allow them to use such information for any other purpose.
Where we store your Personal Information
The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”) (in particular, the USA). It may also be processed by staff operating outside the EEA who work for us or one of our suppliers. Such staff may be engaged in, among other things, the fulfilment of your order, the processing of your payment details and the provision of support services.
We are a self-certifying member of the US-EU Safe Harbor scheme relating to the transfer of Personal Information from the EU to destinations in the US. As such, we are required to comply with the US-EU Safe Harbor framework and data privacy principles set out in it.
By submitting your Personal Information via our Web sites, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing.
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