Terms & Conditions for the Empowery eCommerce Cooperative, Inc.
These website standard terms and conditions written on this webpage shall manage your use of our websites, empowery.com and/or empowery.org.
These terms will be applied fully and affect your use of this website. By using this website, you agreed to accept all terms and conditions written here. You must not use this website if you disagree with any of these website standard terms and conditions.
Minors or people below 18 years old are not allowed to use this website.
Intellectual Property Rights
Other than the content you own, under these terms, the Empowery eCommerce Cooperative, Inc. and/or its licensors or members own all the intellectual property rights and materials contained in this website.
You are granted a limited license only for purposes of viewing the material contained on this website.
You are specifically restricted from all of the following:
Publishing any website material in any other media.
Selling, sublicensing and/or otherwise commercializing any website material.
Publicly performing and/or showing any website material.
Using this website in any way that is or may be damaging to this website or corporation.
Using this website in any way that impacts user access to this website.
Using this website contrary to applicable laws and regulations, or in any way may cause harm to the website, or to any person or business entity.
Engaging in any data mining, data harvesting, data extracting or any other similar activity in relation to this website.
Using this website to engage in any advertising or marketing.
Certain areas of this website are restricted from being accessed by you and the Empowery eCommerce Cooperative, Inc. may further restrict access by you to any areas of this website, at any time, in absolute discretion. Any user ID and password you may have for this website are confidential and you must maintain confidentiality as well.
In these website standard terms and conditions, “your content” shall mean any audio, video text, images, or other material you choose to display on this website. By displaying your content, you grant the Empowery eCommerce Cooperative, Inc. a non-exclusive, worldwide irrevocable, license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute it in any and all media.
Your content must be your own and must not be invading any third-party’s rights. The Empowery eCommerce Cooperative, Inc. reserves the right to remove any of your content from this website at any time without notice.
This website is provided “as is,” with all faults, and the Empowery eCommerce Cooperative, Inc. express no representations or warranties, of any kind related to this website or the materials contained on this website. Also, nothing contained on this website shall be interpreted as advising you.
Limitation of liability
In no event shall the Empowery eCommerce Cooperative, Inc., nor any of its officers, directors, employees, members, suppliers, and affiliates shall be held liable for anything arising out of or in any way connected with your use of this website whether such liability is under contract. the Empowery eCommerce Cooperative, Inc., including its officers, directors, employees, members, suppliers, and affiliates shall not be held liable for any indirect, consequential, or special liability arising out of or in any way related to your use of this website.
You hereby indemnify to the fullest extent the Empowery eCommerce Cooperative, Inc., from and against any and/or all liabilities, costs, demands, causes of action, damages and expenses arising in any way related to your breach of any of the provisions of these terms.
If any provision of these terms is found to be invalid under any applicable law, such provisions shall be deleted without affecting the remaining provisions herein.
Variation of Terms
the Empowery eCommerce Cooperative, Inc. is permitted to revise these terms at any time as it sees fit, and by using this website you are expected to review these terms on a regular basis.
The Empowery eCommerce Cooperative, Inc. is allowed to assign, transfer, and subcontract its rights and/or obligations under these terms without any notification. However, you are not allowed to assign, transfer, or subcontract any of your rights and/or obligations under these terms.
These terms constitute the entire agreement between the Empowery eCommerce Cooperative, Inc. and you in relation to your use of this website, and supersede all prior agreements and understandings.
Governing Law & Jurisdiction
These terms will be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the States of Minnesota and Washington, and you submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in the United States of America (USA) for the resolution of any disputes.
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
We are a data controller of your information.
The Empowery eCommerce Cooperative, Inc. needs to perform a contract with you.
You have given the Empowery eCommerce Cooperative, Inc. permission to do so.
Processing your personal information is in the Empowery eCommerce Cooperative, Inc. legitimate interest.
The Empowery eCommerce Cooperative, Inc. needs to comply with the law.
If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. If you wish to be informed what personal information we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us.
In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:
The right to access, update or to delete the information we have on you.
The right of rectification.
The right to object.
The right of restriction.
The right to data portability.
The right to withdraw consent.
www.empowery.comfollows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies do this and a part of hosting services’ analytics. The information collected by log files will include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users’ movement on the website, and gathering demographic information.
Cookies and Web Beacons
Like any other website, www.empowery.com uses “cookies.” These cookies are used to store information including visitors’ preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. The information is used to optimize the users’ experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors’ browser type and/or other information.
DoubleClick DART Cookie
Note that www.empowery.com has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.
Third-Party Privacy Policies
You can choose to disable cookies through your individual browser options. To know more detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers, it can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.
Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.
www.empowery.com does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website, we strongly encourage you to contact us immediately and we will do our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.