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Use of Materials Restrictions
Linus and its related names and logos are all trademarks and/or trade names owned or licensed by Linus and are protected by law. Other trademarks and/or trade names not specifically listed here, but which are associated with Linus, are protected by law as well. All trademarks, copyrights, logos, and symbols constitute the intellectual property of Linus or its affiliated companies and are protected by federal and state law and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. Any unauthorized use of these trademarks and trade names is strictly prohibited. Linus will take all necessary legal action available to it at law or in equity in order to enforce its intellectual property rights.
Notification of Copyright Infringement
In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") (available at the U.S. Copyright Office website at http://www.copyright.gov/legislation/dmca.pdf), Linus will respond to notices of alleged infringement that are reported to Linus.
If you believe in good faith that material appearing on the website infringes your copyright, you (or your agent) may send Linus a written notification pursuant to the DMCA (a "DMCA Notice"). Your DMCA Notice should be sent to our Copyright Agent (identified below), contain all of the information set forth in 17 U.S.C. § 512(c)(3) and request that the material be removed or that access to it be blocked.
You must submit any notification of an alleged copyright infringement to Linus’ Copyright Agent by mail or email as set forth below:
Linus Copyright Agent
12655 W. Washington Blvd, Suite 202, Los Angeles, California USA 90066
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (please reference "Linus DMCA Notice")
If you fail to comply with all of the above requirements, your DMCA Notice will not be valid. Please note that you may be liable for damages, including court costs and attorneys' fees, if you materially misrepresent that materials on the website are infringing a copyright.
Social Media Tag Usage
By using #LINUSBIKE, @LINUSBIKE and any other similar social media tag in any way related to the website, each user agrees to provide Linus with an unrestricted, irrevocable, royalty-free, perpetual, fully paid-up, transferable, worldwide license to use the uploaded image(s) in any and all marketing materials, on Linus’ website, and through all social media channels. Each user represents and warrants that uploaded images do not infringe the intellectual property rights of any third party, including, but not limited to, copyrights and trademark rights.
The receipt of an order number or an email order confirmation does not constitute the acceptance of an order or a confirmation of an offer to sell. Linus reserves the right, without prior notification, to limit the order quantity on any item and/or to refuse service to any customer. Verification of information may be required prior to the acceptance of an order. Prices and availability of products on the website are subject to change without notice. Errors will be corrected when discovered and Linus reserves the right to revoke any stated offer and to correct any error, inaccuracy, or omission (including after an order has been submitted). Linus reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to refuse or cancel any order for any reason.
Third Party Products and Services
Linus is not responsible for the content of any sites that may be linked to or from this website, nor do we make any representations or warranties of any kind regarding any products or services offered by any third parties whose icons, products, services or hyperlinks appear on the website. These links are provided for your convenience only and you access them at your own risk. Any other site accessed from this website is independent from Linus, and Linus has no control over the content of that other site. In addition, a link to any other site should not be construed as approval or endorsement by Linus of that third party or of any product or service provided by a third party. Your correspondence or business dealings with third parties found on or through this website, including payment and delivery of goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such third parties. We will not be involved in resolving any disputes relating to or arising out of any correspondence or business transaction between you and any such third parties.
The terms and conditions of Linus’ product warranty are set forth in the Warranty section of our website.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY
THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED BY LINUS ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, LINUS MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, THIRD PARTY CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, SERVICES OR LINKED SERVICES PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THE SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, THAT THE INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITE WILL BE FREE FROM ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DEFECT, OR DELAY IN OPERATION, OR FROM TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS; THAT THE SITE WILL BE AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME OR LOCATION; THAT DEFECTS OR ERRORS IN THE SERVICE WILL BE CORRECTED; OR THAT THE CONTENT ON THE SITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. ANY INFORMATION ON THE SITE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE, AND WE DISCLAIM ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR THESE CHANGES. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW AND WITH THE EXCEPTION OF APPLICABLE LEGAL WARRANTIES, LINUS DISCLAIMS ANY OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. IN NO EVENT WILL LINUS, OR ANY PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING, OR DELIVERING THE SITE, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THE SITES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DIRECT OR INDIRECT DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY TYPE OR NATURE ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS, USE, MISUSE, OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE OR ANY LINKED SITES OR SERVICES; IN THE EVENT A THIRD PARTY INTERCEPTS OR DECRYPTS ANY TRANSMISSION OF INFORMATION THAT YOU PROVIDE TO LINUS THROUGH THE SITE; OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, OR LINE OR SYSTEM FAILURE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN PREVIOUSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. CERTAIN STATES OR JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY, AND YOU MAY HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.
By using this website, you agree not to violate or attempt to violate the security of the site, including, by way of illustration but not limitation, actions such as accessing data not intended for you or logging into a server or account that you are not authorized to access; attempting to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; attempting to interfere with service to any user, host, or network, including, without limitation, by way of submitting a virus to or overloading, "flooding," "spamming," "mail bombing," or "crashing" the site; sending unsolicited email, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services; and forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any email or posting.
This website is presented by Linus from within the United States and its territories, and Linus makes no representation that materials in the website are appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United States. In addition, you are responsible for complying with any and all local laws in your jurisdiction that may impact your right to use the website.
Jurisdiction and Venue
You agree that any legal action brought against Linus shall be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law principles. You agree that the sole jurisdiction and venue for any litigation arising from your use of or orders made on the Linus sites shall be an appropriate federal or state court located in Los Angeles County, California.
Communications with Linus
For all communications made to or with Linus, including but not limited to feedback, questions, comments, suggestions and the like: (i) you will have no right to confidentiality in your communications and Linus will have no obligation to protect your communications from disclosure; (ii) Linus will be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute your communications to others without limitation; and (iii) Linus will be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, content or techniques contained in your communications for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, the development, production and marketing of products and services that incorporate such information.
Updated August 2018
Our Commitment to Your Privacy
The Information We Collect
What is a cookie? A cookie is a small amount of data, which may include a unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. We assign a different cookie to each device that accesses our website.
Please note that because there is no consistent industry understanding of how to respond to “Do Not Track” signals, we do not alter our data collection and usage practices when we detect such a signal from your browser.
Who is the Data Controller?
The controller of your personal data is: Linus, whose office is located in the United States at 12655 W. Washington Blvd, Suite 202, Los Angeles, California USA 90066 whose email address for EU customers is: email@example.com and whose telephone number is 0031 (0) 6 16 440031. For US customers, our email is and our telephone number is 310.822.7722.
When you provide your personal information to Linus, Linus shall comply with the applicable local regulations. The subsequent processing of your personal data for the management of your relationship with us or the contractual relation related to our products and services, or for the implementation of our commercial policy is carried out under the supervision and according to the commercial policy of Linus, as data controller.
The Way We Use Information
We may use your personal information to operate our site and for particular purposes such as marketing research and other marketing purposes and for providing you with the latest promotional information and other information that might be useful to you. We may use your personal information to deliver information to you and to contact you regarding administrative notices. We may share this information with our business partners to support your customer relationship with the company, however, we will not rent or sell your personally identifiable information to others.
Linus will target advertising based on personal information provided by users and inferred from site usage. This may include gender, age, or geographic data. Linus does not provide any personally identifiable information to the advertiser when you interact with or view a targeted ad. However, by interacting with or viewing an ad you are consenting to the possibility that the advertiser will make the assumption that you meet the targeting criteria used to display the ad. We may bundle and share the non-personal information we collect from you and other users with advertisers, third parties, and trusted partners so that they display advertising that better suits the interests of users of our site. We may aggregate your personal information with information about others. In that case we will make your information non-personally identifiable by removing your name and other characteristics that would identify it as you. We may use and/or share the resulting non-personal information with third parties.
We may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law (including, without limitation responding to a subpoena or request from law enforcement, court or government agency) or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary (i) to comply with a legal obligation or a request from an administrative or judicial authority, (ii) to protect or defend our rights, interests or property or that of other customers or users, (iii) to act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of the Websites or the public or (iv) to protect against legal liability or potential fraud, as determined in our sole discretion.
Updating and Correcting Your Personal Information
You may access, correct or delete your personal information by contacting us in any manner set forth in the “Contact Us” section of our website. Please include your name, address, and/or email address when you contact us. We encourage you to promptly update your personal information if it changes.
You may decline to share certain personal data with us, in which case we may not be able to provide you with certain of our services through the website.
Your Choice on Collection and Use of Your Information
We may, from time to time, send you electronic mailings and other direct communications, regarding our services. We will send you these mailings only if you elected to receive these offers. If you do not wish to receive further information from Linus you can send us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org and tell us that you do not want to receive future communications. You may ask to have the information on your account deleted or removed, however, because we keep track of past transactions, you cannot delete information associated with past transactions on our website. In addition, it may be impossible to completely delete your information without some residual information because of backups.
At any time, you may object to the processing of your personal data, on legitimate grounds, except if otherwise permitted by applicable law.
We will encourage our service partners to adopt and post privacy policies. However, the use of your personal information by our service partners is governed by the privacy policies of those service partners and is not subject to our control. The Linus website may contain links to other non-Linus websites. Linus is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites and you should exercise your best judgment when sharing personal information on these websites.
We only retain your personal information for so long as your account is active or otherwise for a limited period of time as long as we need it to fulfill the purposes for which we have initially collected it, unless otherwise required by law. We will retain and use information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce agreements.
By virtue of the European General Data Protection Regulation n°2016/679, the retention of personal data relating to any user residing within a Member State of the European Union is summarized in the table below, which describes the maximum periods for which personal data of EU residents will be stored by us according to the purpose for which their personal data is collected and processed.
These maximum periods apply unless you have requested your personal data to be deleted or ceased being used before these expiration periods, subject to any mandatory legal requirement applicable to data retention.
Transfers of Personal Data Outside the European Union
If you are visiting our website from the EU, please be aware that you may send information (including personal data) outside the European Union to the United States where our servers may be located. We will hold and process your personal data in accordance with the applicable laws and regulations regarding these transfers. To this end, we will accomplish any appropriate formalities to authorize this transfer by obtaining your consent, as appropriate.
Our Commitment to Security of Your Personal Information
We want you to have continuing trust in Linus and in our services and, so, we have put in place reasonable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure your personal information.
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations of the Internet which are beyond our control; (b) the security, integrity and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through our website cannot be guaranteed; and (c) any such information and data may be viewed or tampered with in transit by a third party.
Use of Google Analytics on this Website
The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act ("COPPA") requires that we inform parents and legal guardians about how we collect, use, and disclose personal information from children under 13 years of age, and that we obtain the consent of parents and guardians in order for children under 13 years of age to use certain features of our websites. Linus does not knowingly collect any information from children under the age of 13.
Changes to this Policy
Updated August 2018