PRIVACY STATEMENT & OTHER LEGAL INFORMATION
EFFECTIVE JANUARY 17, 2006
The owner of this website is Pinkberry, Inc. (or “we”), which is located at 6310 San Vicente Blvd #100, Los Angeles, CA 90048. The term “you” refers to the viewer of this website.
We hope you will enjoy your experience at each Pinkberry™ store and visit the stores and this site often. However, if you browse and use this site, you agree to the following terms and conditions. If you do not agree, you should not use this site.
Pinkberry, Inc. collects email addresses from individuals who voluntarily indicate that they would like to receive additional information from us about Pinkberry store activities, menu items, special offers and similar matters. We will not sell, rent or trade your email address or any of the information noted above, if you give it to us. Please remember if you send any information by email, personal or otherwise, that email is not a secure form of communication and can be intercepted. We cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat any security measures that are in place or use your personal information for improper purposes.
No personal information is automatically collected from visitors to our site. We may from time to time collect certain non-personal information about visitors to our site, through direct questions, such as asking about your favorite Pinkberry menu items, or by tracking certain operating information, like the browser you are using or the identity of your internet service provider (e.g., Yahoo, AOL, etc.). We and our affiliates and related companies can use this information generally to enhance and refine Pinkberry store operations and product development and for internal and operating purposes. Other uses of this information may include internal review of the number of visitors to the site, but only in an aggregate and non-personally-identifiable form.
Our third party agents, subsidiaries, affiliates and related companies sometimes will have access to information collected on our site to fulfill Pinkberry-related business objectives and purposes. We also have the right to use aggregated, anonymous data about our users as a group for our business purposes. Our website also may provide links to other third-party websites which are not under our control and are not covered by this policy. If you use the links, you do so at your own risk. We encourage you to review the privacy policies posted on these (and all) sites.
Our website policy is that visitors under 18 years of age should not submit or post any information on our web site.
We may store some information on our site visitors’ computers, which is a “cookie”. These cookies can be used to help us adjust the site to your preferences and interests. Your internet browser may offer ways to erase or block cookies, so refer to your browser’s instructions for additional information on the availability of those features, if you are interested.
SITE USE AND COPYRIGHT NOTICE
The information contained on our website is provided AS IS, and without any express or implied warranty of any kind. We can change the information anytime, and you must understand that it could contain inaccuracies or errors. We try to keep your website running well, but do not warrant or guarantee its proper operation. You use this information and this website entirely at your own risk. This web site contains our intellectual property. Pinkberry, Inc. is the exclusive owner of the Pinkberry trademarks, logo, trade dress and other identifiers. You must not use any of these trademarks or other identifiers without our express written permission. You also must not, without our express written permission, copy, modify, upload, publish, post or otherwise distribute the graphic displays or text, which are our exclusive property.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
We are not, and will not be, liable for any damage or injury caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, delay in operation of transmission, computer virus, or line failure, or any other events. We have no liability for any damages or injury, including but not limited to, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, this site and/or the information it contains. The above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you to the extent that applicable law may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages.
DMCA NOTICE PROVISIONS
We take protection of copyrights, both our own and others, very seriously. We therefore employ multiple measures to prevent copyright infringement over the Website and to promptly end any infringement that might occur.
How to Send a Notice of Copyright Infringement
In you are a copyright owner (or the owner’s authorized agent) and have a good-faith belief that material on our website infringes one of your copyrights, you may notify us using this procedure. In order for us to process your notice of copyright infringement, it must be sent to the agent designated below and must include the information specified below. When we receive a notice under this procedure, we will expeditiously remove or disable access to the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity.
Send your notice of infringement to our designated agent for receiving such notices to Mark J Friedman, General Counsel. Notification Should be Sent to 6310 San Vicente Blvd #100, Los Angeles, CA 90049. Phone 323 932 6800. Fax 323 932 6805.
Do not send any inquiries unrelated to copyright infringement (e.g., Requests for technical assistance or customer service, reports or e-mail abuse, etc.) to the contact listed above. You will not receive a response if sent to that contact.
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
The information on this web site is not an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy a Pinkberry store franchise. An offer to sell a Pinkberry store franchise is made by disclosure document only.
Pinkberry store franchises are available to qualified prospective franchisees only in certain states. Pinkberry franchising company will not offer or sell a franchise unless it is registered (or exempt) in the state where the prospective buyer resides or where the franchise will be located. This offer is not being directed to any resident of the following states, or any state, province, country or jurisdiction where Pinkberry franchising company is not currently registered to offer or sell, unless otherwise qualified or exempt:
Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, Michigan, Nebraska, Utah, Texas, Connecticut, Maine, Georgia, South Carolina, Lousiana, North Carolina and Kentucky.