2. Product Information
Nancy Larson Publishers provides engaging and challenging educational curriculum for children in both classroom and homeschool settings. While We use commercially reasonable efforts to provide accurate information, many factors outside Our control affect these efforts. Therefore newsletters, industry or event information, references to applicable laws and regulations, resources and Licensed Content contained on the Sites may not be current or complete. In addition, some information and recommendations on the Sites may be provided by third party contributors, such as homeschool families, who are not affiliated with Us. While We welcome such input, We make no representation as to the truth, thoroughness or accuracy of such information, recommendations or advice. Because many factors go into the decision-making process of purchasing a given product and everyone’s particular circumstances and needs may differ, the Licensed Content is provided for informational purposes only. We cannot ensure or guarantee and do not warrant that your product selection will be accurate, meet your particular needs or requirements or that the recommendations, regulations or other information provided by Us or others on the Sites or on other sites are complete, accurate or current for your specific needs. Each claim or statement about the effectiveness of Our products or comparing the effectiveness of Our products to that of others is expressly limited to the United States unless otherwise stated on the Sites. Please do not make product-based complaints through the Sites. If We agree with you that a product or sample offered by Us through the Sites is not as described, please contact Us at 860-434-0800. We will provide instructions as to how to return it to Us in its original, unused form. As your sole remedy, We will either replace it, refund the price you actually paid or take such other action as provided in Our Standard Terms and Conditions of Sale and/or Order Terms which govern all sales of Our products. Product description and pricing are subject to correction and change and We may refuse or cancel product orders placed at an incorrect price or based upon erroneous promotion terms, whether or not We have previously confirmed the order.
How We Protect Your Privacy
We do not provide services or sell products to children. However, we may sell products to adults for use by children. Regardless of the intended end user of our products, only adults should purchase anything from our website. If a product we offer is legal only for adults to use or possess, no adult should purchase the product for illegal use or possession by a minor.
If you are below the age of 18, you may use our website only with the permission, active involvement, and supervision of an adult parent or legal guardian. If you are a minor, please do not provide us or other website visitors with any personal information.
The type of information we collect from you and interest-based advertising.
Like most places on the Internet, simply by visiting our website you automatically tell us certain information. This includes basic information such as your IP address, when you visited, the website from where you came prior to visiting us, the website where you go when you leave our website, your computer’s operating system, and the type of web browser that you are using. Our website automatically records this basic information about you.
If you are using one of the common Internet Web browsers, you can set up your browser to either (a) let you know when you are being tracked by us or to (b) deny us tracking access to your computer or electronic mobile device. The manufacturer of the browser you use has instructions on how to modify tracking settings. You may find these instructions in the “Help” section of your browser or by contacting the browser’s manufacturer.
If you download or use mobile software applications (“Mobile Apps”) from our website, we may know your location. In addition, your smart phone, computer tablet, or other electronic device using our Mobile Apps may provide us information about the device, including its unique identifier, make and model, operating system, mobile network carrier, and your telephone number.
We may also collect any data that you provide us by posting it at our website or by sending to us via email. You can always choose not to provide us with information. However, if you do withhold information, we may deny you access to some or all of our website’s services and features.
Some transactions between you and our website may involve payment by credit card, debit card, checks, money orders, and/or third party online payment services. In such transactions, we will collect information related to the transaction as part of the course of doing business with you, including your billing address, telephone number, and other information related to the transaction.
What We Do With Your Information
We use your information to operate our website’s business activities. For example, we may use this data to contact you about changes to our website, new products and services, special offers, resolve disputes, troubleshoot issues, and enforce our website’s terms and conditions.
If you download or use Mobile Apps from our website, the information we learn about you may be used by us to give you personalized content based upon your location and other data you share. If you do not want to share your location via Mobile Apps, check the instruction manual for your electronic device or contact your device’s manufacturer to see if you can turn off the locator feature.
As a general rule, we will not give your data to third parties without your permission. However, there are some important exceptions to this rule that are described in the following paragraphs.
We may, in our sole discretion, provide information about you to law enforcement or other government officials for purposes of fraud investigations, alleged intellectual property infringement, or any other suspected illegal activity or matters that may expose us to legal liability.
Some government intelligence agencies have the technological ability to access data from our website without our cooperation, knowledge, or consent. Even if we were to learn of such access, we may not be able to tell you because of national security laws. Please take this risk into account before supplying information to us or any other website owner.
Although we do not disclose individually identifiable information, we may disclose aggregate data about our website’s visitors to advertisers or other third parties for marketing and promotional purposes.
From time to time, we may use third party suppliers to provide services on our website. If a supplier wants to collect information about you, you will be notified. However, you will never be required to give information to a third party supplier. We restrict the way third party suppliers can use your information. They are not allowed to sell or give your information to others.
If we sell our website, we may transfer your information to the purchaser of the site. Upon completion of such a transfer, we will no longer possess or control the data received by the purchaser.
Do-Not-Track, Interest-Based Advertising, Remarketing, and Dynamic Ad Serving
We try to honor any Do-Not-Track signals you send through your web browser when visiting our website. However, please read the following important information about “Interest-Based Advertising,” “Remarketing,” and “Dynamic Ad Serving” so that you understand the type of tracking that may be done by third party vendors when you visit our site and how you can opt out of such tracking.
When you visit our website, you may view advertisements posted on the site by Google or other companies. These advertising companies may collect information about you while you are visiting this website and other websites. They may use this data to show you advertisements on this website and elsewhere on the Internet about products and services you might like.
This website does not collect the information or control the content of the advertisements that you will see. You may be able to opt out of such advertising. To find out more about Google privacy policies and its DoubleClick DART cookie used to generate interest-based advertising, go to http://www.google.com/privacy/ads/.
Protect My Choices
If you are using Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, or Google Chrome browsers, you may wish to install the “Protect My Choices” browser extensions that are designed to help you protect your opt-out preferences. To learn more, go to http://www.aboutads.info/PMC.
Dynamic Ad Serving
Our website may use Google’s Dynamic Ad Serving feature. To opt out of interest-based ads by Google, follow Google’s opt-out instructions located at https://support.google.com/ads/answer/2662922?hl=en .
DoubleClick Remarketing Pixels
Your use of this website without opting out means that you understand and agree to data collection to provide you with interest-based advertising.
User Names And Passwords
Your access to parts of our website may be protected by a user name and a password. Do not give your password to anyone. If you enter a section of our website that requires a password, you should log out when you leave. As a safety precaution, you should also close out of your web browser completely and re-open it before viewing other parts of the Internet.
Your Use Of Information And Unsolicited Commercial Email
If you obtain personally identifiable information about another website user, you are not allowed to disclose this information to anyone else without the consent of the user and our consent too.
We hate junk email (spam). Information you obtain from our website about us or other site users cannot be used by you or others to send unsolicited commercial email or to send unsolicited commercial communications via our website’s posting or other communication systems.
Your Voluntary Disclosure Of Information To Third Parties Who Are Not Our Suppliers
You may choose to provide personal information to website visitors or other third parties who are not our suppliers. Please use caution when doing so. The privacy policies and customs of these third parties determine what is done with your information.
We may use autoresponders to communicate with you by email. To protect your privacy, we use a verified opt-in system for such communications and you can always opt-out of such communications using the links contained in each autoresponder message. If you have difficulties opting out, you may contact us by sending an email to customercare[at]nancylarsonpublishers.com, or sending us mail to the address listed below.
We try to keep your information secure. If we become aware of a data vulnerability, where economically feasible, we will attempt to promptly fix it in order to keep your data safe. However, with governments spying online using sophisticated technology and hackers data mining sites, no website owner can guarantee your information will be completely safe from unauthorized access by others. Please take these security risks into account before giving information to us or any other website owner.
We will keep your data for as long as we need it to provide you with products and services, comply with applicable law, resolve any disputes between us or with third parties, and to enforce any contracts between us.
The terms of this policy may change from time to time. If such changes are made, we will notify you by a notice posted on our website’s home page of the changes that have been made. If you disagree with the changes that have been made, please contact us (by email, using a website contact form, or in writing by mail), and any changes made to this policy will not apply to information we have collected from you prior to making the changes.
Questions or Concerns
You may also mail your concerns to us at the following address:
Nancy Larson Publishers
PO Box 688
Old Lyme, CT 06371
California Privacy Rights
If you are a California resident and our customer, Cal. Civ. Code § 1798.83 permits you to request certain information about our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To request this information, please send an email to customercare[at]nancylarsonpublishers.com or write us at the following address:
Nancy Larson Publishers
PO Box 688
Old Lyme, CT 06371
4. User Conduct/Acceptable Use
In general, We expect visitors to and users of the Sites to interact with each other and Us in a truthful, courteous manner and in compliance with all laws. You agree to provide accurate and complete information when ordering products and/or otherwise communicating with Us and comply with the terms set forth in the Order and as this User Conduct/Acceptable Use section. Vandalism, obscene or abusive language, harassment, threats, or abuse of any nature or form on the Sites, including via e-mail, post or other transmission are strictly prohibited. Impersonation of others or misrepresenting your affiliation with Us or another is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute or otherwise publish through the Sites any material that you know is false, misleading, contains viruses or malicious code, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, threatening, libelous, infringes upon another’s proprietary rights is invasive of another’s privacy or publicity rights, hateful, racially or ethnically objectionable or which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate any law or another’s rights or otherwise give rise to liability. You agree not to forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin or commercial nature of anything transmitted through the Sites. You agree not to disclose proprietary or confidential information or otherwise infringe another’s patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary right. You may not upload chain letters, pyramid schemes, solicitations, or commercial material of any sort to the Sites, use the Sites to solicit others, advertise or promote anything. Framing, in-line linking or other means of associating the Sites, Marks (as defined below in Section 11 Our Proprietary Rights/Licenses or Licensed Content with another or with any material, link or information not originating with Us is expressly prohibited.
You may not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the Sites. you many not use any “deep-link,” “page-scrape,” “robot,” “spider” or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of the Sites or Licensed Content. You may not reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Sites or any Licensed Content, circumvent the security features or attempt to access any materials or information through any means not purposely made available by Us through the Sites. Any attempt to interfere with or disrupt all or any part of the Sites, whether via malicious code, files or other means, or attempts to disassemble, reverse engineer or decompile any Technical Features, trace the information of any other user or visitor, circumvent security features, or take any action that compromises the privacy or security of the Sites, users or other visitors is strictly prohibited.
5. Social Media/Blogs/User Submissions
In addition to the User Conduct/Acceptable Use terms described above, certain more interactive portions of some of the Sites, such as webinars, blogs and other social media forums require special mention. We insist that all statements made about Us and Our products be accurate, not misleading and not contain unsubstantiated statements. We adhere to and require that Our employees, service providers and others endorsing or otherwise acting on behalf of a brand of Ours on a blog or other public forum all adhere to Federal Trade Commission (FTC) rules and guidelines governing endorsements and testimonials. The FTC requires that endorsers disclose a material connection with an advertiser, his/her affiliation with Us and if incentives, free products or gifts or other compensation was received from Us. Because your opinions may be considered an “endorsement” and you an “endorser” under the FTC’s revised Endorsement and Testimonial Guide, it is important that you fully and completely understand what the FTC requires. You are responsible for complying with FTC requirements. For example, as an endorser, the FTC requires that you (i) let readers know if you received any free products or any other item of value from Us or if another material connection exists, and (ii) ensure that your statements about and reviews of Our products reflect your honest opinions, beliefs and findings. If you wish to learn more, you may access the most recent revisions to the FTC’s Endorsement and Testimonial Guides at http://www.ftc.gov/os/2009/10/091005 revisedendorsementguides.pdf. If you suspect a blogger is not making the proper disclosures please contact us at 860-434-0800 or[email protected].
Any comments, blogs, discussions, data, images, sounds, text, product ideas, suggestions or enhancements, as well as anything embedded therein, material, information or other communication you transmit, upload or post to the Sites, generally and through the public forums, or email to Us (collectively, “Communications”) are non-confidential and nonproprietary and become Our property. We have no obligation to preserve the confidentiality of or refrain from disclosing any Communications. You recognize and acknowledge that your submission of any suggestions, ideas, images, sounds, enhancements, data or other material is done on a non-confidential, non-proprietary basis, without expectation of compensation or attribution of any sort. We have no liability for and will be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate and otherwise use all or any part of any Communications for any and all commercial or noncommercial purposes in any medium whatsoever and without additional consent or approval from you. Please exercise caution and discretion in disclosing personal information through, including uploading photos to, any public forums.
You are solely responsible for your Communications and your activities on the Sites. Although We will not, and have no obligation to, monitor your Communications, We have the right not to post or publish Licensed Content and/or your Communications and to delete, remove or edit any Licensed Content and or Communications at any time in its sole discretion without notice or liability of any notice or sort. We do not endorse Communications posted to the Sites. Under no circumstances is or will We or Our affiliates be liable in any way for any Communications, your or another’s use of the Sites, your information, or any Licensed Content, including but not limited to any errors or omissions in any Licensed Content, your information or other material you submit, or for loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of your use of the Sites or such other material or Licensed Content via the Sites. Product performance, capability or other claims made through public, interactive areas provided on the Sites have not undergone review, testing, or research by Us to substantiate such claims. We caution you not to use products for any purpose or in any manner other than as expressly set forth in the user manual.
6. Access by Children
Note to Parents and Legal Guardians: Please contact Us at any time at the address in Section 14 below regarding privacy questions or concerns, to request the review of what personally identifiable information We may have collected from your child, to delete personally identifiable information collected, to revoke any consent previously given and to refuse to permit further collection of use of your child’s information. In addition, We will take steps to ensure that any person contacting Us for a child’s information is that child’s parent or guardian before releasing the information.
The Sites may contain links to other internet websites or resources. When you link to those sites, you leave Our Sites. We have no control over such sites, their content and resources or the business practices or policies of operators of such sites. Our privacy terms do not apply to the practices of any companies or individuals operating the linked sites. Therefore, please use caution and review the privacy policies of any sites that you visit to learn more about their information-gathering practices. We expressly disclaim all responsibility or liability for the availability or accuracy of such external sites or resources or the content thereon, does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any advertising, products or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. The inclusion of any link on the Sites does not imply that We endorse the linked site. Your use of the links is at your own risk. You further acknowledge and agree that We shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with your use of or reliance on any goods, services or materials available on or through any such link, site or resource.
11. Proprietary Rights/Licenses
Your License to Us: You grant to Us a nonexclusive, non-transferable, revocable right and license to use and to permit its service providers and suppliers to use your trademarks, service marks, trade names, trade dress and your Communications to enable Us to provide goods and services to you and for marketing purposes.
12. Notices and Procedures for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement
We respect the intellectual property of others, and require that Our customers, users and visitors to the Sites do the same. We will process and investigate notices of alleged infringement and will take appropriate actions under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) and other applicable intellectual property laws. Pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512©(2), notifications of claimed copyright infringement should be sent to Us. Upon receipt of notices complying with the DMCA, We will act to remove or disable access to any material found to be infringing or found to be the subject of infringing activity and will act to remove or disable access to any reference or link to material or activity that is found to be infringing. f you believe that your work has been copied in any way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide all of the following information:
a. a physical or electronic signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive copyright that is allegedly infringed;
b. a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
c. a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Sites;
d. your name, address, telephone number, and email address and all other information reasonably sufficient to permit Us to contact you;
e. a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
f. a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your Notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Notices of claimed copyright infringement should be directed to:
|By mail:||Nancy Larson Publishers, Inc.
P.O. Box 688
Old Lyme, CT 06371
|By Email:||[email protected]
(Please include “Notice of Infringement” in the subject line.)
IMPORTANT NOTE: THE PRECEDING INFORMATION IS PROVIDED EXCLUSIVELY FOR NOTIFYING US THAT YOUR COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL MAY HAVE BEEN INFRINGED. ALL OTHER INQUIRIES, SUCH AS PRODUCT-RELATED QUESTIONS AND REQUESTS, OR QUESTIONS ON PRIVACY, WILL NOT RECEIVE A RESPONSE THROUGH THIS PROCESS.
13. DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
WE DISCLAIM ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES ABOUT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE SITES, LICENSED CONTENT, AND/OR PRODUCTS.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:
(A) YOUR USE OF THE SITES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SITES ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WARRANTIES ARISING FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE, FREEDOM FROM MALICIOUS CODE, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND NONINTERFERENCE WITH YOUR USE OF ALL OR ANY PART OF THE SITES.
(B) WE MAKE NO WARRANTY (i) THAT THE SITES WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (ii) THAT ACCESS TO THE SITES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, ACCURATE OR ERROR-FREE, (iii) THAT PRODUCTS WILL BE AVAILABLE, ACCURATELY DEPICTED OR PRICED, (iv) THAT THE RESULTS OBTAINED FROM USE OF THE SITES WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (v) THAT THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, THE SITES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SITES WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS, OR (vi) THAT PRODUCTS WILL BE PROPERLY DELIVERED IN PROPER AMOUNTS.
(C) ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SITES IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY RESULTING DAMAGE.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT WE SHALL NOT, IN ANY EVENT OR UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES, BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DAMAGES WHETHER DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), WHETHER ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SITES, ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND MATERIALS SHOWN OR AVAILABLE FROM THE SITES OR ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SITES. IN ANY CASE, OUR SOLE LIABILITY, AND THAT OF OUR LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS AND BUSINESS PARTNERS, IS LIMITED TO FEES RECEIVED FROM YOU FOR THE PRODUCT ORDERS DURING THE SIX (6) MONTH PERIOD PRECEDING THE CLAIM. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT ALLOCATE THE RISKS BETWEEN US AND YOU. OUR PRICING REFLECTS THIS ALLOCATION OF RISK AND THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SPECIFIED HEREIN. YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS WITH RESPECT TO THESE DISCLAIMERS AND WAIVERS MAY VARY FROM JURISDICTION TO JURISDICTION. WITHOUT INTENDING TO LIMIT THE FOREGOING, YOU MUST BRING ANY CLAIMS YOU MAY HAVE AGAINST US WITHIN SIX (6) MONTHS OF THE DATE THE CLAIM AROSE OR BE FOREVER BARRED. THESE LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY. THESE LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY. TO THE EXTENT THAT SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
14. Notice/Opt-Out Options
Nancy Larson Publishers, Inc.
P.O. Box 688
Old Lyme, CT 06371
Should you wish to update your information or no longer receive communications from Us please contact [email protected]
15. Specific Trademark Information
The words “Nancy Larson,” “Nancy Larson Publishers,” “Blooming Scientists,” “Ask Daisy & Maisy,” “In the Garden,” “Another Golden Egg,” and all Our logos, including without limitation the blue and white open book with the magnifying glass highlighting the “NL” and the bird nest with golden egg and “Another Golden Egg” in twig design individually and/or as may be combined with one another, are trademarks of Nancy Larson Publishers, Inc., whether or not registered.
16. General Information