43Layers Privacy Statement

Information We Collect

43Layers, Inc. and its affiliates collects and uses your personal data such as your name, e-mail address and your place of living in order to provide you with the 43Layers services. When you register on the Website, we ask for your name and email address in order to create an account for you. When you send an order to us, we ask for your delivery address to be able to fulfill your orders. Your email address or avatar will be used or to enable you to communicate with other users of the Website.

We also use your information to communicate with you about our services. You can always indicate and change your choice whether you want to receive such communication from us in your user profile page. We also may use your personal data for our internal purposes such as administration of our Website, improving our services, and compliance with our legal obligations.

In your profile, you can also upload your picture. Please be informed that if you do so, your picture will be visible to the other users on our Website.

How We Protect Your Data

Your personal data will be collected and treated in strict confidence and kept secure according to best practices such as firewall, user access control. Access to your personal data will be restricted to a limited number of administrators.

If you wish to have your account and personal data deleted send us an email at contact@43Layers.com.

Information We Share

We do not sell, rent or license your personal data to third parties. However, please be informed that we may share your personal data with other businesses (our service providers) for example to enable them to provide their services to us or to you (for instance handling your orders). We require these service providers to protect your personal data adequately. They are not allowed to use your personal data for any purpose not specifically authorized by 43Layers or by you.

You should know that these service providers may be located around the world, therefore by ticking the box at the time of registration you agree that your personal information may be transferred from your home country to third parties located around the world.

As part of the Services, you may occasionally receive email and other communications from us, such as communications relating to your account. Communications relating to your account will only be sent for purposes important to the Services, such as password recovery.

We do not currently collect financial information, as that information is collected and stored by our third party payment processor. However, we may from time to time request and receive some of your financial information from our payment processor for the purposes of completing transactions you have initiated through the services, protecting against or identify possible fraudulent transactions, and otherwise as needed to manage our business.

In some cases, we may choose to buy or sell assets. In these types of transactions, user information is typically one of the transferred business assets. Moreover, if we, or substantially all of our assets, were acquired, or if we go out of business or enter bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of us or our assets may continue to use your Personal Information as set forth in this policy.

We also reserve the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any information as we reasonably believe is necessary to (i) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, (ii) enforce our Terms and Conditions, including investigation of potential violations hereof, (iii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, (iv) respond to user support requests, or (v) protect our rights, property or safety, our users and the public. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and spam/malware prevention.

Except as set forth in this Privacy Statement, you will be notified when your personal information may be shared with third parties, and will be able to prevent the sharing of this information.

Information We Collect By Automated Means

We collect certain information by automated means when you visit our website, such as how many users visited our site and the pages accessed. By collecting this information, we learn how to best tailor our website to our visitors. We collect this information through various means such as cookies, Google analytics, and IP addresses as explained below.

Cookies are bits of text that are placed on your computer's hard drive when you visit certain websites. We use cookies to tell us, for example, whether you have visited us before or if you are a new visitor and to help us identify site features in which you may have the greatest interest. Cookies may enhance your online experience by saving your preferences while you are visiting a particular site. Most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to be notified when you receive a new cookie, and how to disable existing cookies. Please note, however, that without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of all our Website features.

Our Website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics uses cookies to help analyze how users use this Website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this Website (such as your IP address, the URL visited, the date and time the page was viewed) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information to monitor your use of this Website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may transfer this information to third parties where required by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however, please note that by not accepting cookies, you may not be able to take full advantage of all features on this Website. By using this Website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

An IP address is a unique identifier that electronic devices use to identify and communicate with each other on the Internet. When you visit our Website, we may view the IP address of the device you use to connect to the Internet. We use this information to determine the general physical location of the device and understand from what regions of the world our Website visitors come. We also may use this information to enhance our Website.

Other Websites

Our Website may provide links to other websites for your convenience and information. Linked sites may have their own privacy notices or policies, which we strongly suggest you review if you visit any linked sites.

User Generated Content

The term “User Generated Content” when used in this Terms and Conditions shall mean any content uploaded to the Website by you, including but not limited to all uploaded 3D designs, pictures of your 3D objects, pictures of any product, comments on the Website, specifications provided in your order, as well as the printed product we create for you based on your User Generated Content. All User Generated Content should not be or contain abusive, harassing, threatening, defamatory, obscene, fraudulent, deceptive, misleading, offensive, pornographic, illegal or unlawful information or be likely to infringe or infringing on any intellectual property rights. Intellectual property rights means copyright, patent, registered design, design right, trademark, trade secret or any other proprietary or industrial right.

43Layers has no obligation to review the User Generated Content and can in no way be held responsible for the content of the User Generated Content. Opinions expressed in the User Generated Content are not necessarily the opinion of 43Layers.

Except for your 3D designs, which are referenced below, by submitting User Generated Content through the Services or Website, you hereby do and shall grant us a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, fully paid, sublicensable and transferable license to use, edit, modify, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, perform, and otherwise fully exploit the User Generated Content in connection with the Website, the Services and our (and our successors’ and assigns’) businesses, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Website or the Services (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels (including, without limitation, third party websites and feeds). You also hereby do and shall grant each user of the Website and/or the Services a non-exclusive license to access your User Generated Content through the Website and/or the Services, and to use, edit, modify, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display and perform such User Generated Content. For clarity, the foregoing license grants to us and our users does not affect your other ownership or license rights in your User Generated Content, including the right to grant additional licenses to your User Generated Content, unless otherwise agreed in writing. You represent and warrant that you have all rights to grant such licenses to us without infringement or violation of any third party rights, including without limitation, any privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights, or any other intellectual property or proprietary rights.

Contact Us

Should you have a problem with our use of your personal data, please let us know and we will make all reasonable efforts to meet your concerns. In case you have any questions or comments regarding this Privacy Statement, please contact us.

Consent to Use of Personal Data

By using our Services you agree that 43Layers may collect and use personal data about you. Such information collected through this Website shall only be used in accordance with the 43Layers Privacy Statement. For more information please read the 43Layers Privacy Policy.

Changes to the Policy Privacy

We reserve the right to change this privacy statement from time to time and will post any revisions on our Website and may also provide notice to you through the service or via email. Therefore we encourage you to check the Website often to read the latest version. Use of information we collect now is subject to the Privacy Statement in effect at the time such information is used.

Applicable Law

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of California, USA, without regard to the conflicts of law principles thereof that would apply the law of any jurisdiction other than Califonria, USA. Any and all disputes arising from these Terms and Conditions, including disputed relating to the validity thereof, and any disputes related to the use of the 43Layers Services or Website or relating to the products ordered and delivered, shall be brought in the federal and state courts located Marin County, California, USA. The United Nations Convention on the International Sale of Goods shall not apply to the 43Layers Services or Website or relating to the products ordered and delivered.