Thank you for visiting the official Web site for Yamato Scientific
the information we collect online and how we use it. The terms
specified in a form or contract provided to you by Yamato USA.
- Normal Web Site Usage:
- Our Web site is designed to provide you with the latest information
about our products and services. Many pages of our Web site can
be accessed without providing information that identifies you
personally, such as your name, e-mail or postal address, or telephone
number. We collect such information from our Web site only if
you choose to provide it by entering it on one of our Web pages.
When you visit our site, we typically collect information such
as your Internet service provider (ISP), the Web site that referred
you to us, the pages you request, and the date and time of your
visits. We use this information to generate statistics about
our Web site activity. This allows us to improve our site continually
and make it responsive to our visitors' needs and interests.
We occasionally provide statistics about our Web site traffic
patterns and related site information to partners for general
marketing research purposes, but these statistics do not identify
- Some of our Web pages may use "cookie" technology
to measure activity at our Web site and to customize information
to your personal interests. A cookie is an element of data that
a Web site can send to your browser to store on your hard drive.
them at most major Web sites.
including the pages you view, the time of your visits, your registration
information (if you register online), and a range of other navigational
Cookies allow us to tailor our site to your individual preferences
and permit you to navigate certain parts of our site without
having to re-enter information you provided on a previous visit.
If you prefer not to take advantage of these conveniences, most
browsers allow you to decline cookies. You are free to decline
our cookies, but if you do, you will not be able to take advantage
of these conveniences.
- Collection and Use of Personally Identifiable Information:
- In some instances, Yamato USA may request or collect information
online that identifies you personally, such as your name, e-mail
or postal address, or telephone number. Yamato USA also may request
or collect information about your preferences, interests, hobbies,
and the like. This may occur in a variety of circumstances,
including when you register online, communicate with us by e-mail,
respond to surveys, or enroll in contests. Again, you are not
required to provide this information, but if you choose not to,
some portions of our Web site may not be accessible to you.
We use the information we collect online to provide you with
the services you request, and for a variety of general marketing
and planning purposes. For example, we may use information that
identifies you personally to communicate with you by e-mail,
postal mail or telephone about special offers, promotions, products,
or services, or to follow up on products or services we have
already provided. Yamato USA currently does not rent or sell
this information to other companies. However, we may allow our
partners to have limited access to databases containing this
information to permit them to create and administer marketing
programs and promotions for Yamato USA. If you do not want us
or our partners to contact you about products, services or special
promotions, we make it easy for you to let us know. See the "Opting
Out" section below.
You should be aware that we reserve the right to disclose your
personal information if required to do so by law, or in the good
faith belief that such action is reasonably necessary to comply
with legal process, respond to claims, or to protect the rights,
property or safety of Yamato USA, our employees, customers, or
- Opting Out:
- If you do not want to receive promotional material from Yamato
USA or our partners via e-mail, please let us know by writing
925 Walsh Ave.Santa Clara, CA 95050
Please note that any submissions to the unsubscribe page will
only limit our contacting you over the Internet. If you submitted
information to Yamato USA other than by providing it on our Web
site (post card submissions, warranty registration etc.), that
information still may be used to contact you from time to time
about marketing promotions. If you would like to opt out of other
marketing efforts by Yamato USA or our partners, please write
to us at Yamato USA Motors Inc. 925 Walsh Ave.Santa Clara, CA 95050.
If you let us know that you do not want to receive promotional
information, we will take steps to honor your wishes within a
reasonable time after receiving your request.
- Storage and Security:
- The information you provide on this Website is saved indefinitely
and may be stored on one or more databases directly or indirectly
maintained by Yamato USA or our agents. The information is stored
in a manner appropriate to the nature of the data and is used
Yamato USA does not intend to collect personal information from
children. If you are 18 years old or younger, you should not
provide information on this Web site and should ask a parent
or legal guardian to do so for you.
- Public Web Pages:
- A number of our Web pages are available to the public. Yamato
USA is not responsible for the uses that may be made by the public
of any information you submit to Yamato USA for posting on publicly
accessible Web pages.
- Links to Other Web Sites:
- Yamato USA has made an effort to include links to sites that
may be of interest to you and are in good taste. Please bear
in mind that a link to or from our Web site does not imply endorsement
of that site. We do not control the sites to which we link and
assume no responsibility for their content or their privacy policies.
- Questions or Concerns:
- If you have any questions or concerns about this online privacy
policy, or believe Yamato USA has not adhered to it, please let
us know by writing us at:
Yamato Scientific America, Inc.
925 Walsh Ave.Santa Clara, CA 95050
- Changes to this Policy:
- By using this site, you agree to the terms and conditions
you do not agree to them. We reserve the right to change this
policy at any time, but will post changes on our Web site if
you visit this Web site. This policy was last updated 10/10/03.