Howie’s is absolutely committed to protecting your privacy, both on- and off-line. The following information describes our information gathering and dissemination practices for our Web Site.
Howie’s uses the information we collect from the Web Site to process inquires, orders, and provide a more personalized experience as you navigate the site. We monitor customer traffic patterns and site usage to improve the design. We do not sell, trade, or rent your personal information.
Other Privacy Issues:
Outside Links – We occasionally place links to relevant, outside resources within our web site. While we do frequently validate the information provided within these links, Howie’s is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of outside Web sites. If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or any experience while visiting this Web site, you can contact us. Howie’s reserves the right to change this policy at any time.
By using this Web site or service, you signify your agreement to these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, do not use this Web site or service. Howie’s may modify these Terms and Conditions at any time.
Restrictions On Use of Materials and Intellectual Property Rights:
This Web site or service and all of Howie’s products, trade names, marks, and logos are protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws, and all intellectual property rights therein belong to Howie’s, its suppliers or the respective legal entities. You should assume that everything you see or read on the Web site or service (such as products, trademarks, logos, service marks, images, photographs, illustrations, text, testimonials, and other materials – further referred to as ” Howie’s ” Intellectual Property”) is copyright and/or trademark protected. You may not sell, reproduce, distribute, modify, display, prepare derivative works based on, re-post or otherwise use any of Howie’s Intellectual Property in any way. Furthermore, you may not use Howie’s Intellectual Property on any other Web site or service, in a networked computer environment or in any other medium for any purpose. Howie’s reserves the right to terminate your access to this site and to use any of its intellectual property at any time.
Use of Content:
By posting communications to or transmitting through the Web site or service, you thereby grant Howie’s a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, transferable, non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform, and display such communication(s) alone, for marketing purposes, or as a part of other works in any form, media, or technology, whether now known or hereafter developed and to sublicense such rights to anyone. Anything you transmit or post may be used by Howie’s or licensed to others by Howie’s for any purpose, including but not limited to the reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast, and posting, or developing, manufacturing and marketing products using such information.
As a user, you are responsible for your own actions, and the consequences of those actions. Proper conduct on Howie’s Web site includes refraining from posting material that is:
- Copyrighted, unless you are the copyright owner or have the permission of the copyright owner.
- Revealing of trade secrets, unless you own them or have the permission of the owner.
- In violation of any law or infringing on any other intellectual property rights of others, or on the privacy or publicity rights of others.
- Obscene, sexually explicit, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, hateful, or embarrassing to another user or any other person or entity.
- An advertisement, promotional material, “junk mail,” “spam,” chain letter, pyramid scheme, or any other form of solicitation of business.
Users also must not
- impersonate another person,
- misrepresent their affiliation with any person or organization,
- access the Web site to obtain a list of users of the Web site,
- or use password-protected, secure, or non-public areas of the Web site (or frames or links to the Web site) without proper authorization.
Howie’s does not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any of communications posted by other users or endorse any opinions expressed by users. You acknowledge that any reliance on material posted by other users will be at your own risk. Howie’s does not screen communications in advance and is not responsible for screening or monitoring material posted by users.Howie’s has no liability or responsibility to you for performance or nonperformance of such activities. Howie’s reserves the right to expel users and prevent their further access to the Web site or service for violating this Agreement or the law and the right to remove communications which violate the terms of this Agreement.
Links to Other Web Site or Services:
Howie’s makes no representation whatsoever regarding the content of any other Web site or services, which you may access from this Web site or service. When you access a third party’s Web site or service, please understand that it is independent of Howie’s and that Howie’s has no control over the content on that Web site or service. A link to a third party’s Web site or service does not mean that Howie’s endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content or use of such Web site or service.
This Web site or service is controlled and operated by Howie’s from its offices within the State of New Jersey, United States of America. Howie’s makes no representation that materials in the Web site or service are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access this Web site or service from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with any applicable national, state, or local laws. This agreement and the use of this Web site shall be governed by and construed in accordance with laws of the State of New York, United States of America, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. If any provision of this agreement is held to be unlawful, void, or for any reason is unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. Any legal action or proceeding relating to your access to, or use of, the Web site or service or Howie’s Intellectual Property on or through this Web site or any purchase of Howie’s products on or through this Web site will be instituted in a state or federal court in Manhattan County, New York, USA. You waive any right you may have to move or dismiss or transfer on the basis of personal jurisdiction or venue, or for convenience of any party or witness. This is the entire agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter hereof and you agree to indemnify Howie’s for any claims or damages resulting from your failure to abide by these terms and conditions.