This Site/Applications is offered and available to users who are 18 years of age or older. By using this Site, you represent and warrant that you are of legal age to form a binding contract with the Company and] meet all of the foregoing eligibility requirements. If you do not meet all of these requirements, you must not access or use the Site.
We reserve the right to withdraw or amend this Site, and any service or material we provide on the Site, in our sole discretion without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason all or any part of the Site is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of the Site, or the entire Site, to users, including registered users.
You are responsible for both:
To access the Site or some of the resources it offers, you may be asked to provide certain registration details or other information. It is a condition of your use of the Site that all the information you provide on the Site is correct, current, and complete. You agree that all information you provide to register with this Site or otherwise, including, but not limited to, through the use of any interactive features on the Site, is governed by our PRIVACY AND COOKIES POLICY, and you consent to all actions we take with respect to your information consistent with our PRIVACY AND COOKIES POLICY.
If you choose, or are provided with, a user name, password, or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any other person or entity. You also acknowledge that your account is personal to you and agree not to provide any other person with access to this Site or portions of it using your user name, password, or other security information. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized access to or use of your user name or password or any other breach of security. You also agree to ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. You should use particular caution when accessing your account from a public or shared computer so that others are not able to view or record your password or other personal information.
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You must not:
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The Company name, terms, trademarks, service marks, registered marks, the Company logo, and all related names, logos, product and service names, designs, and slogans are trademarks of the Company or its affiliates or licensors. You must not use such marks without the prior written permission of the Company. All other names, logos, product and service names, designs, and slogans on this Site are the trademarks of their respective owners.
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The Site may contain message boards, chat rooms, personal web pages or profiles, forums, bulletin boards, and other interactive features (collectively, “Interactive Services”) that allow users to post, submit, publish, display, or transmit to other users or other persons (hereinafter, “post”) content or materials (collectively, “User Contributions”) on or through the Site.
Any User Contribution you post to the site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. By providing any User Contribution on the Site, you grant us and our affiliates and service providers, and each of their and our respective licensees, successors, and assigns the right to use, reproduce, modify, perform, display, distribute, and otherwise disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose/according to your account settings.
You represent and warrant that:
You understand and acknowledge that you are responsible for any User Contributions you submit or contribute, and you, not the Company, have full responsibility for such content, including its legality, reliability, accuracy, and appropriateness.
We are not responsible or liable to any third party for the content or accuracy of any User Contributions posted by you or any other user of the Site.
We have the right to:
Without limiting the foregoing, we have the right to cooperate fully with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing us to disclose the identity or other information of anyone posting any materials on or through the Site. YOU WAIVE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE COMPANY AND ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSEES, AND SERVICE PROVIDERS FROM ANY CLAIMS RESULTING FROM ANY ACTION TAKEN BY THE COMPANY/ANY OF THE FOREGOING PARTIES DURING, OR TAKEN AS A CONSEQUENCE OF, INVESTIGATIONS BY EITHER THE COMPANY/SUCH PARTIES OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES.
However, we do not undertake to review all material before it is posted on the Site, and cannot ensure prompt removal of objectionable material after it has been posted. Accordingly, we assume no liability for any action or inaction regarding transmissions, communications, or content provided by any user or third party. We have no liability or responsibility to anyone for performance or nonperformance of the activities described in this section.
These content standards apply to any and all User Contributions and use of Interactive Services. User Contributions must in their entirety comply with all applicable federal, state, local, and international laws and regulations. Without limiting the foregoing, User Contributions must not:
If you believe that any User Contributions violate your copyright, please send us a notice of copyright infringement at [email protected]. It is the policy of the Company to terminate the user accounts of confirmed repeat infringers.
The information presented on or through the Site is made available solely for general information purposes. We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of this information. Any reliance you place on such information is strictly at your own risk. We disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by you or any other visitor to the Site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
This Site may include content provided by third parties, including materials provided by other users, bloggers, and third-party licensors, syndicators, aggregators, and/or reporting services. All statements and/or opinions expressed in these materials, and all articles and responses to questions and other content, other than the content provided by the Company, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the person or entity providing those materials. These materials do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the Company. We are not responsible, or liable to you or any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties.
We may update the content on this Site from time to time, but its content is not necessarily complete or up-to-date. Any of the material on the Site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.
All information we collect on this Site is subject to our PRIVACY AND COOKIES POLICY. By using the Site, you consent to all actions taken by us with respect to your information in compliance with the PRIVACY AND COOKIES POLICY.
If the Site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your convenience only. This includes links contained in advertisements, including banner advertisements and sponsored links. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to this Site, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites.
The owner of the Site is based in the State of Texas in the United States. We make no claims that the Site or any of its content is accessible or appropriate outside of the United States. Access to the Site may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the Site from outside the United States, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
You understand that we cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the internet or the Site will be free of viruses or other destructive code. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for anti-virus protection and accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to our site for any reconstruction of any lost data. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PROVIDED BY LAW, WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY A DISTRIBUTED DENIAL-OF-SERVICE ATTACK, VIRUSES, OR OTHER TECHNOLOGICALLY HARMFUL MATERIAL THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA, OR OTHER PROPRIETARY MATERIAL DUE TO YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE OR TO YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIAL POSTED ON IT, OR ON ANY WEBSITE LINKED TO IT.
YOUR USE OF THE SITE, ITS CONTENT, AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE SITE, ITS CONTENT, AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. NEITHER THE COMPANY NOR ANY PERSON ASSOCIATED WITH THE COMPANY MAKES ANY WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION WITH RESPECT TO THE COMPLETENESS, SECURITY, RELIABILITY, QUALITY, ACCURACY, OR AVAILABILITY OF THE SITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, NEITHER THE COMPANY NOR ANYONE ASSOCIATED WITH THE COMPANY REPRESENTS OR WARRANTS THAT THE SITE, ITS CONTENT, OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, ERROR-FREE, OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, THAT OUR SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, OR THAT THE SITE OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE WILL OTHERWISE MEET YOUR NEEDS OR EXPECTATIONS.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PROVIDED BY LAW, THE COMPANY HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY, OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY WARRANTIES THAT CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PROVIDED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL THE COLLECTIVE LIABILITY OF THE COMPANY AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES AND AFFILIATES, AND THEIR LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS, AND DIRECTORS, TO ANY PARTY (REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED THE LESSER OF $50,000 OR THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID TO THE COMPANY FOR THE APPLICABLE CONTENT, OR PRODUCT, OR SERVICE IN THE LAST MONTH OUT OF WHICH LIABILITY AROSE.
The limitation of liability set out above does not apply to liability resulting from our gross negligence or willful misconduct or death or bodily injury caused by products you purchase through the site.
THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY LIABILITY THAT CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
This Site is operated by N.F. Smith & Associates, L.P., 5306 Hollister St., Houston, Texas 77040 USA.
All notices of copyright infringement claims should be sent to copyri[email protected] in the manner and by the means set out therein.
All other feedback, comments, requests for technical support, and other communications relating to the Site should be directed to: [email protected].
N.F. Smith & Associates L.P. (which shall include Smith & Associates Europe B.V., Smith & Associates Far East Ltd., Smith Global Services Pte. Ltd., and our other affiliated companies, collectively, “Smith”, “we” or “our”) recognizes your need for privacy protection and has implemented this Privacy and Cookies Policy (“Policy”) to demonstrate our commitment to fair information practices and the protection of privacy. This Policy sets out the basis on which we process your personal data when you purchase our products (“Products”), when you sell services or goods to us, or when you access our sites, platforms, or web or mobile applications (“Site/Applications”), interact with us, including when you submit a form or customer or supplier application, or use our services (“Services”).
In the context of this Policy, personal data means any information through which we can identify you (“Personal Data”) when you purchase our Products or when you sell goods to us, access our Site/Applications, interact with us, or use our Services. We may collect the following Personal Data:
Smith collects and uses your Personal Data for the purposes below and on a lawful basis. Please know that insofar we already hold information about you, we may use that information for the same purposes.
Further, we may use your Personal Data to promote our Products and Services, perform Services or to contact you for marketing or other commercial purposes if you are an existing customer. Your Personal Data may also be used to analyze and improve the quality of our Products and Services and to better understand you as a customer and/or supplier so that we can offer a better user experience. This enables us to create personal profiles and to assess what may interest you, to measure or understand the effectiveness of our marketing and to deliver relevant advertising.
Personal Data may also be used for our other legitimate business interests, such as to generate aggregated statistics about the users of our Products, Site/Applications and Services; to assist in security and fraud prevention; to administer our Site/Applications and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, statistical and survey purposes; to facilitate our business operations, to operate company policies and procedures; to enable us to make corporate transactions, such as any acquisition, reorganization, transfer of Smith’s assets or businesses or similar event; or for other legitimate business purposes permitted by applicable law.
Our privacy practices are aligned with the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Unless we specifically state otherwise, the data controller of the Personal Data we process is N.F. Smith & Associates, L.P., and its affiliates, and is therefore responsible for ensuring that all systems and processes are compliant with the GDPR, to the extent applicable to us.
Subject to the conditions set forth under the applicable law, you have the right to access, review, correct, update, delete, suppress, restrict or object to the processing of the Personal Data that you have provided to us or if you would like to request to receive an electronic copy of such personal data for purposes of transmitting it to another company, by emailing [email protected] specifying your request. We will respond to your request consistent with applicable law. You can reach our Smith Group Data Protection Officer at [email protected].
In your request, please tell us what Personal Data you would like to have changed, whether you would like to have it suppressed from our database, or otherwise let us know what limitations you would like to put on our use of it. We will try to comply with your request as soon as reasonably practicable.
Please note that we may need to retain certain Personal Data for recordkeeping purposes, to complete any transactions that you began prior to requesting a change or deletion, and/or as required under applicable law.
In the event your personal data is processed on the basis of your consent, you can withdraw consent at any time by emailing [email protected] specifying your request, without affecting the lawfulness of processing based on consent before its withdrawal.
What are the legal permissions Smith can process Personal Data? We process Personal Data for business purposes based on the following legal permissions:
When pursuing these business interests, we balance the following factors to assess whether our business interests are not outweighed by your personal rights and interests to refrain from processing your Personal Data:
Pursue business relationships with customers, partners, and others
When pursuing business relationships with customers, partners and others, Smith and/or our local Smith group entity may process your Personal Data based on the following:
Ensure compliance with laws and regulation
We may process your Personal Data to comply with local laws and regulations. Our processing is based on the following legal permissions:
Operate Site/Applications, offerings, or other online events (“Web Services”)
We may operate our Web Services, and depending on the operating purpose, Smith or the local Smith group entity processing your Personal Data based on the following legal purposes:
Cookies and similar technologies
As described below, we may process your Personal Data by means of cookies or similar technologies. This processing is based on the following legal permissions:
Collection of data from third-parties, including publicly available sources
We may collect Personal Data about you from third-parties. The collection by Smith and/or our local Smith group entity is based on the following legal permissions:
Offering Products and Services
We may process your Personal Data when we engage in marketing activities. The processing is based on the following legal permissions:
We may transfer Personal Data to other jurisdictions as necessary for the purposes described above. Specifically, the Site/Applications are often hosted on servers located in the US. In such case, if you are located in a non-US jurisdiction, your Personal Data must be transferred in order to provide you with the requested information, Services or Products. When you provide us with your Personal Data, you are transferring your Personal Data across borders. If the transfer originates from the European Economic Area (“EEA”) to the US or other non-EEA jurisdictions, we have implemented standard contractual clauses approved by the European Commission and other appropriate solutions to address cross-border transfers as required or permitted by Articles 46 and 49 of the General Data Protection Regulation. Where required by such laws, you may request a copy of the suitable mechanisms we have in place by contacting us at [email protected].
Pursuant to the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”), if you are a California resident you may ask us to disclose what personal information we have about you and what we do with that information, to delete your personal information, to direct us not to sell or share your personal information, to correct inaccurate information we have about you, and to limit our use and disclosure of your sensitive personal information:
California residents have the right not to be subject to discrimination for exercising their privacy rights under the CCPA, and we will not discriminate on that basis.
Where we are subject to the requirements of the Personal Information Protection Law of the PRC, the following also applies:
Smith has appointed a Data Protection Officer for China. Written inquiries, requests or complaints to our Data Protection Officer may be addressed to:
Subject: Attn.: Gordon Qiu, DPO (China)
Email: [email protected]
Address: Units 06‑07, 38F, One Museum Place Office Building, 669 Xinzha Road, Jing’an District, Shanghai, China
Where we are subject to the requirements of the Singapore’s Personal Data Protection Act (“PDPA”), the following also applies:
Smith has appointed a Data Protection Officer for Singapore. Written inquiries, requests or complaints to our Data Protection Officer may be addressed to:
Subject: Attn.: Anwen Jiang, DPO (Singapore)
Email: [email protected]
Address: 24 Pioneer Crescent #02-08, West Park BizCentral, Singapore 628557
Contact: +65 6013 9288
Our Site/Applications is not intended for use by children. We do not knowingly collect any personal information from children under the age of 13. If we learn that we have received information from a user under the age of 13, we will delete this information in accordance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”). If you are a parent or guardian and you believe that your child under the age of 13 has provided us with Personal Information without COPPA-required consent, please contact us immediately at [email protected].
On our side, we have implemented security measures at our facilities and on our servers to protect against loss, misuse, or alteration of information collected. Except as otherwise provided in this Policy, we will keep all Personal Data private and will not share it with third parties, unless such disclosure (1) is necessary to conform with applicable law, government orders, court orders or legal process served on Smith; (2) serves our legitimate commercial interests, in which case we may disclose to business partners, suppliers (such as IT service providers) and sub-contractors for the performance of any contract we enter into with them or to provide services on our behalf and (3) is necessary to protect our rights, the users of the Site/Applications or the public. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud and credit risk protection. As we continue to develop our business, we might sell or buy business units, which may require the transfer of customer information as business assets. If you have any questions about the security on our Site/Applications, you can send an email to [email protected].
You can always review and update your information by signing into your account. If you do not have an account and your personal information has changed, please email us [email protected]. If you wish to opt out of specific email communications from us or request an overall opt out of both mail and email communications (with exception of account status and related issues) email us at [email protected].
Personal Data on our server or in our archives is kept for as long as necessary to satisfy the purpose for which they were collected, in accordance with our general data retention policy or as required by law. In some cases, information posted may stay in the public domain indefinitely.
Most web browsers are set to automatically accept cookies. Depending on your browser, you can set your browser to allow you to erase cookies on your computer, block cookies from your computer, or notify you when a cookie is stored on your computer. Please refer to the “help” button (or similar button) on your browser to learn more about how you can do this. Please note that deleting or blocking cookies can impact your user experience on the Site/Applications as certain portions of the Site/Applications may no longer work. If you have any questions, please submit your request through [email protected].
If you use different devices to access the Site/Applications, you will need to ensure that each browser of each device is set to your cookie preference.
The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store. By using the Site/Applications you agree that we can place cookies on your device.
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the Site/Applications to function properly. These cookies ensure basic functionalities and security features of the Site, anonymously.
|Cookie Name||Duration||Cookie Description|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary||11 months||The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category “Necessary”.|
|CookieLawInfoConsent||1 year||Records the default button state of the corresponding category & the status of CCPA. It works only in coordination with the primary cookie.|
|TS014c1515||session||Wix sets this cookie for security and anti-fraud purposes.|
|TS01db906f||session||Wix sets this cookie for security and anti-fraud purposes.|
|_GRECAPTCHA||5 months 27 days||This cookie is set by the Google recaptcha service to identify bots to protect the website against malicious spam attacks.|
|wd-browser-id||session||These cookies are used to keep a user session alive over multiple web page views, and to keep the session aware of what activity is being performed in the session.|
|wday_vps_cookie||session||Cookie required for workday.|
|WorkdayLB_SAS||session||Forwards requests for a single session to the same server for consistency of service.|
|intercom-id-wa2ugm89||8 months 26 days 1 hour||Cookie required for chat feature.|
|intercom-session-wa2ugm89||7 days||Cookie required for chat feature.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisement||1 year||Set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to record the user consent for the cookies in the “Advertisement” category.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-functional||11 months||The cookie is set to record the user consent for the cookies in the category “Functional”.|
Functional cookies help to perform certain functionalities like sharing the content of the website on social media platforms, collect feedbacks, and other third-party features.
|Cookie Name||Duration||Cookie Description|
|zcsr_tmp||session||Zoho sets this cookie for the login function on the website.|
|bcookie||2 years||LinkedIn sets this cookie from LinkedIn share buttons and ad tags to recognize browser ID.|
|bscookie||2 years||LinkedIn sets this cookie to store performed actions on the website.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-functional||11 months||The cookie is set to record the user consent for the cookies in the category “Functional”.|
|lang||session||LinkedIn sets this cookie to remember a user’s language setting.|
|lidc||1 day||LinkedIn sets the lidc cookie to facilitate data center selection.|
|PugT||1 month||PubMatic sets this cookie to check when the cookies were updated on the browser in order to limit the number of calls to the server-side cookie store.|
|UserMatchHistory||1 month||LinkedIn sets this cookie for LinkedIn Ads ID syncing.|
Performance cookies are used to understand and analyze the key performance indexes of the website which helps in delivering a better user experience for the visitors.
|Cookie Name||Duration||Cookie Description|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-performance||11 months||The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category “Performance”.|
|obuid||3 months||Owned by Outbrain, this cookie holds anonymous user ID’s and is used to understand what links and buttons are clicked on.|
Analytical cookies are used to understand how visitors interact with the website. These cookies help provide information on metrics the number of visitors, bounce rate, traffic source, etc.
|Cookie Name||Duration||Cookie Description|
|_ga||2 years||The _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors.|
|_gat_UA-2008992-15||1 minute||A variation of the _gat cookie set by Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager to allow website owners to track visitor behaviour and measure site performance. The pattern element in the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to.|
|gcl_au||3 months||Provided by Google Tag Manager to experiment advertisement efficiency of websites using their services.|
|_gid||1 day||Installed by Google Analytics, _gid cookie stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website’s performance. Some of the data that are collected include the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.|
|APID||1 year||This cookie is set by Yahoo to store information on how users behave on multiple websites so that relevant ads can be displayed to them.|
|CONSENT||2 year||YouTube sets this cookie via embedded youtube-videos and registers anonymous statistical data.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-analytics||11 months||The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category “Analytics”.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-others-analytics||11 months||The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category “Other”.|
|pardot||past||The pardot cookie is set while the visitor is logged in as a Pardot user. The cookie indicates an active session and is not used for tracking.|
Advertisement cookies are used to provide visitors with relevant ads and marketing campaigns. These cookies track visitors across websites and collect information to provide customized ads.
|Cookie Name||Duration||Cookie Description|
|_fbp||3 months||This cookie is set by Facebook to display advertisements when either on Facebook or on a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising, after visiting the website.|
|adrl||1 month||This cookie is set by Outbrain and is used to register data on the visitor to optimize advertisement relevance.|
|anj||3 months||AppNexus sets the anj cookie that contains data stating whether a cookie ID is synced with partners.|
|c||1 year||This cookie is set by Rubicon Project to control synchronization of user identification and exchange of user data between various ad services.|
|CMID||1 year||Casale Media sets this cookie to collect information on user behavior, for targeted advertising.|
|CMPRO||3 months||CMPRO cookie is set by CasaleMedia for anonymous user tracking, and for targeted advertising.|
|CMPS||3 months||CMPS cookie is set by CasaleMedia for anonymous user tracking based on user’s website visits, for displaying targeted ads.|
|CMRUM3||1 year||CMRUM3 cookie is set by CasaleMedia for anonymous user tracking based on user’s website visits, for displaying targeted ads.|
|CMST||1 day||Casale Media sets this cookie to collect information on user behavior, for targeted advertising.|
|fr||3 months||Facebook sets this cookie to show relevant advertisements to users by tracking user behaviour across the web, on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.|
|i||1 year||This cookie is set by OpenX to record anonymized user data, such as IP address, geographical location, websites visited, ads clicked by the user etc., for relevant advertising.|
|IDE||1 year 24 days||Google DoubleClick IDE cookies are used to store information about how the user uses the website to present them with relevant ads and according to the user profile.|
|KRTBCOOKIE_10||3 months||This cookie, set by PubMatic, is used to build a profile of user interests and to show relevant ads.|
|PUBMDCID||3 months||PubMatic sets this cookie to store an ID that is used to display ads in the users’ browser.|
|t_gid||1 year||Taboola sets this cookie by assigning a specific ID for attribution and reporting purposes and to tailor recommendations to the user.|
|tluid||3 months||This cookie is set by the provider AdRoll to identify and show the visitor relevant ads by collecting user data from multiple websites.|
|tuuid||1 year||The tuuid cookie, set by BidSwitch, stores an unique ID to determine what adverts the users have seen if they have visited any of the advertiser’s websites. The information is used to decide when and how often users will see a certain banner.|
|tuuid_lu||1 year||This cookie, set by BidSwitch, stores a unique ID to determine what adverts the users have seen while visiting an advertiser’s website. This information is then used to understand when and how often users will see a certain banner.|
|uuid2||3 months||The uuid2 cookie is set by AppNexus and records information that helps in differentiating between devices and browsers. This information is used to pick out ads delivered by the platform and assess the ad performance and its attribute payment.|
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||5 months 27 days||A cookie set by YouTube to measure bandwidth that determines whether the user gets the new or old player interface.|
|YSC||session||YSC cookie is set by Youtube and is used to track the views of embedded videos on Youtube pages.|
|yt-remote-connected-devices||never||YouTube sets this cookie to store the video preferences of the user using embedded YouTube video.|
|yt-remote-device-id||never||YouTube sets this cookie to store the video preferences of the user using embedded YouTube video.|
|yt.innertube::nextId||never||This cookie, set by YouTube, registers a unique ID to store data on what videos from YouTube the user has seen.|
|yt.innertube::requests||never||This cookie, set by YouTube, registers a unique ID to store data on what videos from YouTube the user has seen.|
THE SITE/APPLICATIONS AND THEIR CONTENTS ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. WE DISCLAIM TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW THAT THE SITE/APPLICATIONS AND ALL SOFTWARE, CONTENT, SERVICES, AND INFORMATION DISTRIBUTED THROUGH THE SITE/APPLICATIONS ARE MERCHANTABLE, FIT FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, SATISFACTORY AS TO QUALITY, ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, OR NON-INFRINGING. WE EXCLUDE ALL EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES.
Except as otherwise required by law, neither Smith nor its directors, employees, content providers, affiliates or other representatives will be liable for damages of any kind (including, without limitation, lost data, business interruption, lost profits, direct, indirect, compensatory, consequential, exemplary, special, incidental or punitive damages) arising out of your use of or your inability to use the Site/Applications or the contents of the Site/Applications whether or not based on warranty, contract, tort or any other legal theory, and whether or not Smith is advised of the possibility of such damages.
We use reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy, correctness and reliability of the content on the Site/Applications, but make no representations or warranties as to the accuracy, correctness or reliability of such content.
YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR ANY OTHER DISPUTE ARISING UNDER THE SITE/APPLICATION OR ANY SERVICES OFFERED BY SMITH IS TO DISCONTINUE THE USE OF THE SITE/APPLICATION. IN NO EVENT SHALL OUR LIABILITY FOR ANY CLAIM RELATING TO THE USE OF THIS SITE/APPLICATION EXCEED THE AMOUNT OF FEES PAID TO US IN THE PREVIOUS 3 MONTHS FOR THE SPECIFIC SERVICE OR PRODUCT AT ISSUE.
From time to time, we may need to add to, change, update or modify the Privacy and Cookies Policy. These changes will be effective upon posting on the Site/Applications without prior notice to or consent from you. If changes are material, however, a more prominent notice will be made on our Site/Applications. If you have any questions about our privacy and cookies policy and practices, please email us at [email protected], call us at 1 713 430 3000 or toll-free, 1-800-468-7866. or write to us at the following address:
Attention: Legal Department – Privacy
5306 Hollister St.
Houston, Texas USA 77040
By using the Site/Applications, you agree to this Policy.