Privacy & Disclaimer

Privacy Statement

1. How we use your information

1.1       Blue Nile Art Ltd is dedicated to ensuring your privacy online. We will not sell, rent, exchange or give your email address with any third party for the purposes of sending your marketing emails. Any data collected by this website may be used to take and fulfil customer orders, improve and enhance our website and service

1.2       You may receive further follow-up emails after your purchase as a member of our mailing list. You may opt out of receiving such emails by clicking on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any such email.

2. Consent

2.1       When you provide us with personal informational to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, place and order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only.

2.2       If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.

2.3       If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at any time, by contacting us at info@bluenileart.com

3. Disclosure

3.1       We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our website’s Terms of Use.

4. Third-Party Services

4.1       Any information or personal data provided by you to Blue Nile Art Ltd will not be shared with any third party for any reason. Any information you do share shall be treated in the strictest confidence with respect to your privacy and in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Data Protection Act.

4.2       The website may contain links to third-party websites that are not owned or controlled by Blue Nile Art and if redirected to said third-party websites, you are no longer governed by this Privacy Policy or our website’s Terms of Use. Blue Nile has no control over these third-party websites – their content, privacy policies or practices – and assumes no responsibility.

4.3       By using the website, you release Blue Nile Art from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website.

4.4       Blue Nile Art may use Google Analytics to help us learn about our site’s visitors to help us improve and develop the service we provide.

5. Security

5.1       To protect the security and integrity of all personal information provided to us, we will take all reasonable and appropriate steps and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed. If you provide us with your credit card information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL) and stored with a AES-256 encryption. Although no method of transmission over the Internet of electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.

5.2       All of our online transactions are processed securely by our merchant service provider, PayPal. Your debit or credit card number will be encrypted when your order is placed using SSL encryption software. Our merchant providers then inform us, via the encryption system, the outcome of that transaction.

6. Age of Consent

6.1       By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.

7. Intellectual Property Rights

7.1.      The content on www.bluenileart.com’s pages is commissioned to independent artists who retain copyright in their works.

8. Liability

8.1       Blue Nile Art across all of our websites, information, projects and other services, makes every effort to provide information which is relevant and as complete, up-to-date and accurate as possible.

8.2       Any information and material provided, including legal information, is for informative purposes only and should not diminish the individual’s obligation to seek appropriate professional advice where such is required or necessary. Neither Blue Nile Art nor any of its employees, agents or subcontractors can be held responsible or liable to users of the information or any other person for any errors or omissions, or for any losses, costs or claims which arise as a result of relying on such information or advice.

9. Changes to this Privacy Policy

9.1       We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time. It is your responsibility to review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. Should we make any material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.

10. Contact

10.1     If you have any queries in relation to the use and protection of your personal data please contact at info@bluenileart.com

 

Last modified: January 2, 2015