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PRIVACY POLICY


This website is owned and operated by YMI Jeanswear, Inc., a California-based manufacturer. YMI Jeanswear, Inc. (“YMI Jeans”, “YMI”, “us”, or “we”) takes your privacy very seriously.  We are committed to protecting and safeguarding the privacy of visitors to our websites including mobile versions of our website (“Sites”).  This Privacy Policy identifies and describes the way YMI uses and protects the information that we may collect about individuals who utilize the Sites.  This Policy may be changed or updated from time to time, and the “last-modified” date will always be visible at the bottom of this document.

If you do not agree to this Policy, please do not use YMI websites OR PROVIDE YMI WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION.  Your use of YMI Sites indicates your acceptance of this Policy and of the collection and use of your personally identifiable information in accordance with this Policy.

The Personal Information We Collect

We may collect different types of personal and other information based on your use of our products and services and our relationship with you (“Personal Information”).  Some examples of Personal Information we may collect include:

Information you give us.

  •           • Contact Information (such as your name, mailing address, telephone number, and e-mail address);
  •           • Registration data (such as information you provided to register for an account or sign up for an event, including the day and month of the event your registered for);
  •           • Payment information (such as your payment card details, financial account information, security codes, and billing address);
  •           • Purchase data (such as your order history and information needed to process and fulfill your order, including order details, billing address and delivery address);
  •           • Information provided by you in conjunction with a survey or a promotion, or in registering for one our events;
  •           • Other personal information you may provide to us (including photographs).

We will not disclose your billing and/or credit card information with other third parties unless required by law of a court order, or unless disclosure is required to address an issue implicated by the financial transaction.

Automatically-collected information.

Also, when you visit our Sites, we may collect certain information via automated means.  For example, our systems may collect information about your activity on the Sites (i.e., pages you visit, address of a referring website (if any), identifiers for your mobile device, geographic location information, e-mail addresses, and Internet Protocol (IP) address) for a number of purposes.  Such information is collected using automated technologies such as cookies, web beacons, and server log files. We may use this automatically-collected information to help tailor the ads you may see on the Sites and the messaging that is provided to you from our systems.  Further, we use this information to operate, maintain, and manage our Sites.

  • Standard Web server traffic pattern information. General traffic, site usage, browser information and length of stay information is collected and stored in log files.

Cookies and similar technologies.  A “cookie” is a text file that our website would send to your computer or mobile device to identify your browser or to store information or settings in your browser.  A “web beacon” (also known as a pixel tag or Internet tag) links web pages to web servers and their cookies and may be used to transmit information through cookies back to a server.  These tools allow a certain Internet site to remember important information that will make your use of the site more convenient and tailor potential ads to your interests.  

Please note: these technologies use anonymous identifiers within the “cookies” stored in your browser.  Use the options in your Internet browser if you do not wish to receive a cookie or if you wish to set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie.  

  • We use analytic services, such as Google Analytics, a web service provided by Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”) as well as other third party vendors tracking aggregate data that place 1st party and/or 3rd-party cookies on a browser across our websites. The information about your browsing on our website generated by the cookie will normally be transferred to a Google server in the United States where it will be saved. Google will make your IP address anonymous in the EU Member States or other countries belonging to the European Economic Area agreements. Only in exceptional cases will the complete IP address be transferred to the Google server in the United States to be anonymous to other foreign countries. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website and to report on your activity. The IP address of your browser transferred by Google Analytics will not be shared with other Google files. You can refuse the storage of cookies by setting the appropriate adjustments on your browser. In addition, if you wish to prevent the processing of your data (including your IP address) generated by Google cookies, you can download and install the browser plugin: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en .We also may use Google AdWords “remarketing” to market our sites across the web.  Using such a program, we would place a cookie on a browser, and then Google reads these cookies and may serve an ad on a 3rd party site (i.e., when you are visiting your YouTube page).  

You may opt out of such ad serving on Google’s opt out page. If you are concerned about 3rd party cookies served by networks, you should also visit the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.


Our Online Privacy Policy for Children

We don’t knowingly collect personally identifying information from anyone under the age of 13 unless we first obtain permission from the child’s parent or legal guardian.  In addition, children under the age of 13 are not authorized to make purchases from YMI without consent from a parent or legal guardian.
If we become aware that we have inadvertently received Personal Information provided by a visitor under the age of 13 without permission from a parent or legal guardian, we will delete the information from our records.  A child’s parent or legal guardian can also request that the Personal Information of their child be deleted from our records, if it has not been already. 


How We Use The Personal Information We Collect
We may use the Personal Information we collect in a variety of ways, including to:

  •           • Provide you with the best customer experience possible;
  •           • Provide the products and services you purchase, and to respond to your questions;
  •           • Communicate with you regarding purchases, registrations, special events, and promotions;
  •           • Deliver customized content and advertising that may be of interest to you, and remember you when you visit our Sites;
  •           • Address network integrity and security issues;
  •           • Respond to your requests, questions, and/or comments;
  •           • Perform data analyses (including market and consumer research, and trend analyses).

Personal Information We Share With Others

YMI does not sell or trade your Personal Information to outside parties. The term "outside parties" does not include www.ymijeans.com. It also does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep your information confidential.
YMI may share your personal information with non-YMI companies that perform services on our behalf, as necessary for them to perform those services (i.e., payment processing, shipping, etc.). YMI requires those non-YMI companies to have reasonable safeguards in place to protect any Personal Information they may receive in a manner consistent with applicable law. 
Further, YMI may share information collected by cookies and other automated means with sites you link to from the Sites, or with social media providers (such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and Pinterest) that you visit by clicking through from our Sites.  Please note that while YMI does not capture or store your login information or any other personally identifiable information for social networks if you link to those through our Sites, their websites may store session information or cookies on your computer or wireless phone. Social media is further discussed below.
In Other Circumstances:  Other than as noted above, we may be required to share your Personal Information for purposes such as complying with court orders or law enforcement; assisting with identity verification, and to prevent fraud and identity theft; selling YMI’s assets, or in process of arranging for the dissolution of YMI; or enforcing our agreements and property rights.


Safeguarding Your Personal Information

The security of your Personal Information is important to us. We require non-YMI companies acting on our behalf (i.e., credit card processing companies) to have reasonable safeguards in place to protect any Personal Information they may receive in a manner consistent with applicable law.
However, you understand and agree that such steps do not guarantee that use of the Sites is invulnerable to all security breaches, and that YMI makes no warranty, guarantee, or representation that use of any of our Sites is protected from viruses, security threats or other vulnerabilities.
There are several measures you can take to protect your Personal Information.  One option is simply not to volunteer it to us.  The Federal Trade Commission’s site, www.ftc.gov, also offers useful information about how to protect personally-identifiable information provided online or through mobile applications.
Links to Other Sites
We may offer links to sites that are not operated by YMI, or you may see a banner ad for a product and click on that to visit a non-YMI website for that product.  If you visit one of these linked sites, you should review their privacy and other policies. We are not responsible for the policies and practices of other companies.
Social Media and Personal Information
Further, YMI uses a variety of new technologies and social media options to communicate and interact with consumers, and has links to certain social media provider available on its Sites. We may share your contact information with other companies so we can reach you on social media channels. If you choose to give others your data directly (such as Facebook), their rules applies to that data. We sometimes buys ads on other sites. When interacting with YMI presence on those social media websites, you may opt to reveal certain Personal Information.
Any Personal Information you have chosen to share on any YMI social media pages will be visible to persons visiting those pages, and privacy on those pages is governed by the privacy policies of those social media companies.  Other than to respond to posts or answer questions, YMI will not use Personal Information provided on its social media pages without permission from you. 
Notice to California Residents

We are required by the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”) to provide to California residents an explanation of how we collect, use and share their Personal Information, and of the rights and choices we offer to California residents with respect to that Personal Information.  For purposes of this section, “Personal Information” has the meaning given in the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”). 
Personal information that we collect, use and share.  We do not sell personal information.  As we explain in this Privacy Policy, we use cookies and other tracking tools to analyze website traffic and facilitate advertising.  We also work with third party advertising and social media companies like Google and Facebook that collect your device data and online activity data from individuals who visit our website to help deliver interest-based ads to you. Please refer to above sections of Privacy Policy for more information. 
The chart below summarizes how we collect, use and share Personal Information by reference to the categories specified in the CCPA, and describes our practices during the 12 months preceding the effective date of this Privacy Policy.

Category of personal information (PI)

(Click here for the definitions from the CCPA)

Personal Information we collect

(See The Personal Information We Collect above for a full description of each category of Personal Information)

Source of Personal Information

(See The Personal Information We Collect above for a full description of each category of Personal Information)

Identifiers

·  Contact data

·  Registration data

·  Data about others

·  Communications

·  Marketing data

·  Purchase data

·  You

·  Business partners

·  Data providers

·  Public sources

·  Third party platforms

 

Commercial Information

·  Contact data

·  Registration data

·  Purchase data

·  Communications

·  Marketing data

·  Device data

·  Online activity data

·  You

·  Business partners

·  Data providers

·  Public sources

·  Automatic collection

 

 

Financial Information

·  Purchase data

·  You

·  Business partners

Online Identifiers

·  Device data

·  Online activity data

·  Automatic collection

Internet or Network Information

·  Device data

·  Online activity data

·  Automatic collection

Inferences

May be derived from your:

·       Device data

·       Online activity data

 

Protected Classification Characteristics

We do not intentionally collect this information but it may be revealed in profile data or other information we collect

 


The business and commercial purposes for which we collect this information are described in the section above entitled How We Use The Personal Information We Collect.  The categories of third parties to whom we disclose this information are described in the section above entitled Personal Information We Share With Others.

Your California privacy rights.  The CCPA grants California residents the following rights.  However, these rights are not absolute, and in certain cases we may decline your request as permitted by law.

  •       • Information. You can request information about how we have collected, used and shared and used your Personal Information during the past 12 months.
    •                 • The categories of Personal Information that we have collected.
    •                 • The categories of sources from which we collected Personal Information.
    •                 • The business or commercial purpose for collecting and/or selling Personal Information.
    •                 • The categories of third parties with whom we share Personal Information.
    •                 • Whether we have disclosed your Personal Information for a business purpose, and if so, the categories of Personal Information received by each category of third party recipient.
    •                 • Whether we’ve sold your Personal Information, and if so, the categories of Personal Information received by each category of third party recipient.
  •       • Access. You can request a copy of the Personal Information that we have collected about you during the past 12 months.
  •       • Deletion. You can ask us to delete the Personal Information that we have collected from you.

You are entitled to exercise the rights described above free from discrimination in the form of legally prohibited increases in the price or decreases in the quality of our Service.
We have provided additional information about how you can opt-out of the use of your information for interest-based advertising in the section of The Personal Information We Collect.
How to exercise your California rights.  You may exercise your California privacy rights described above as follows:

  • Right to information, access and deletion. You can request to exercise your information, access and deletion rights by clicking here, by emailing customercare@ymijeans.com or by calling (323) 583-3083.  We reserve the right to confirm your California residence to process your requests and will need to confirm your identity to process your requests to exercise your information, access or deletion rights.  As part of this process, government identification may be required.  Consistent with California law, you may designate an authorized agent to make a request on your behalf. In order to designate an authorized agent to make a request on your behalf, you must provide a valid power of attorney, the requester’s valid government-issued identification, and the authorized agent’s valid government issued identification.  We cannot process your request if you do not provide us with sufficient detail to allow us to understand and respond to it.
  • Request a list of third party marketers. Subject to certain limits under California Civil Code § 1798.83, California residents may ask us to provide them with (i) a list of certain categories of personal information that we have disclosed to third parties for their direct marketing purposes during the immediately preceding calendar year, and (ii) the identity of those third parties.

To make this request, please contact us as specified below.
We cannot process your request if you do not provide us with sufficient detail to allow us to understand and respond to it.

To Request Deletion Of Personal Information You Provided To Us
If you would like personally identifiable information that you provided to us (such as your name, mailing address, telephone number, e-mail address, payment card details, financial account information, security codes, and billing address) to be deleted from our files, please contact us at the address or email listed below.

Contact Us  
If you have any questions, comments, or requests regarding this Policy or the information practices of YMI, please contact us by mail or email:

YMI Jeanswear, Inc.
1155 S. Boyle Avenue,
Los Angeles, CA 90023
USA

Email: customercare@ymijeans.com

LAST MODIFIED:  January 1, 2020