Judith Ripka

Privacy Policy

CONTROLLING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to The Judith Ripka Companies, 200 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10016.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

COPYRIGHT

You agree and acknowledge that any intellectual property displayed on the Site, including, but not limited to, Judith Ripka’s jewelry designs, all text, graphics, logos, images, audio clips, digital downloads, and data compilations and other information and any third party intellectual property is the sole and exclusive intellectual property of Judith Ripka or, in the case of third party intellectual property, is licensed to Judith Ripka and shall not be copied, reproduced, displayed, used, sold or otherwise distributed without the express prior written consent of Judith Ripka. Judith Ripka here grants you a license to access and use the intellectual property solely in accordance with the terms and conditions of these Terms of Use. The Site, the intellectual property, and any other information on the Site are provided solely for your personal, noncommercial use, including the online purchase of the merchandise depicted, and for no other purpose.

You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.

DESCRIPTION OF THE SITE

The Site displays information about Judith Ripka’s products, company, stores, and designer. The Site may also, from time to time, contain third party information in the form, for example, of advertisements or press clippings. In some instances, if you register with the Site, you may be able to make purchases through the Site of certain Judith Ripka products. During the registration process, Judith Ripka will collect your name and certain other information and you will be given a password to access the e-commerce portion of the Site.

HOW WE USE COOKIES

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose 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. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide while visiting such sites and such sites are not governed this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

PRIVACY POLICY

This privacy policy explains how "The Judith Ripka Companies" uses and protects any information that you provide when you use this website.

"The Judith Ripka Companies" is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information which you can be identified when using this website, it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

"The Judith Ripka Companies" may change this policy from time to time updating this page. We therefore encourage you to refer to this policy on an ongoing basis. This policy is effective from 01/01/2009.

SECURITY

This privacy policy explains how "The Judith Ripka Companies" uses and protects any information that you provide when you use this website.

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. As part of our ongoing commitment to ensure that your shopping experience with JudithRipka.com is protected, we will prosecute all unauthorized or fraudulent transactions, of which become aware to the fullest extent allowed law.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Welcome to our website. If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound the following terms and conditions of use, which, together with our privacy policy, govern The Judith Ripka Companies' relationship with you in relation to this website.

The Site displays information about Judith Ripka's products, company, stores, and designer. The Site may also, from time to time, contain third party information in the form, for example, of advertisements or press clippings. In some instances, if you register with the Site, you may be able to make purchases through the Site of certain Judith Ripka products. During the registration process, Judith Ripka will collect your name and certain other information and you will be given a password to access the e-commerce portion of the Site.

USE OF THE SITE

The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.

Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted law.

Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.

This website contains material which is owned or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.

All trade marks reproduced in this website which are not the property of, or licensed to, the operator are acknowledged on the website.

Unauthorized use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offense.

From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the websites. We have no responsibility for the content of the linked websites.

You may not create a link to this website from another website or document without The Judith Ripka Companies' prior written consent.

WEBSITE DISCLAIMER

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided "The Judith Ripka Companies" and while we endeavor to keep the information up-to-date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, "The Judith Ripka Companies" takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

Under no circumstances, including negligence, will Judith Ripka, its subsidiaries, affiliate, officers, directors, advisors, licensees or service providers be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages that result from your use of or inability to use the site, mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files or electronic mail, loss of or damage to data, errors, defects, viruses, delays in operation or transmission, or any failure of performance, whether or not resulting from acts of God, communications failure, theft, destruction or unauthorized access to the site. You here acknowledge that this provision will apply whether or not Judith Ripka is given notice of the possibility of such damages and that this provision will apply to all content, merchandise or services that may be available from time to time from Judith Ripka or its subsidiaries and affiliates. The limitation set forth in this section shall apply even if any exclusive remedy in this agreement fails its essential purpose.

WHAT WE COLLECT

We may collect the following information:

  • name and job title
  • contact information including email addresses
  • demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
  • other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

WHAT WE DO WITH THE INFORMATION WE GATHER

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.
  • We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address you have provided.
  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you email, telephone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customize the website according to your interests.