PRIVACY POLICY

This Policy describes the information that we gather from you on the Service, how we use and disclose that information, and the steps we take to protect that information. By using the Service, you consent to the privacy practices described in this Policy.

  1. Our Privacy Assurance& Security Measures

AM Studio Lighting Inc, operating under the name and style “AM Studio Custom Lighting” (“AM Studio”) is committed to protecting your privacy and has implemented policies and procedures to ensure that your personal information is handled securely and in accordance with applicable privacy laws.

As part of our responsible information handling practices, AM Studio has developed this Privacy Policy to keep you informed of the ways in which we collect, use and disclose personal information.  This Privacy Policy may be revised from time to time to reflect our evolving business and the nature of the products and services we offer to you.  To ensure that you are aware of our current privacy practices, we recommend that you review this policy occasionally.  Should you choose to provide us with your personal information, you will be deemed to have agreed with the terms and conditions contained in this policy.

This Privacy Policy applies to AM Studio in-store transactions and also addresses how we handle personal information collected when you interface with us online at www.amstudio.ca (the “Site”), and www.shop.amstudio.ca which redirects to the main site.

While our Site may provide links to third-party websites, we accept no liability for their treatment of your personal information as their activities are governed by separate and independent privacy policies.  Any information you choose to provide to these third parties is not administered by this Privacy Policy, nor is it the responsibility of AM Studio.

AM Studio practices safeguarding procedures to uphold the security of personal information obtained from and about you, regardless of the format in which it is held.  AM Studio Lighting Inc. stores the Individual Information in a database on AM Studio computers. Our computers have security measures (such as a firewall) in place to protect your personal information against unauthorized use or access, alteration, duplication, disclosure, or loss or theft under AM Studio Lighting Inc’s control. Notwithstanding such measures, AM Studio Lighting Inc. cannot guarantee that its security measures will prevent AM Studio Lighting Inc. computers from being illegally accessed, and the Individual Information on them stolen or altered.

  1. Personal Information

The term “personal information” refers to any information that specifically identifies you as an individual and may include details such as your name, e-mail and mailing addresses, telephone and/or fax numbers, credit card information, as well your purchasing history/habits if they can be linked to you.  AM Studio needs to collect certain types of personal information from you to provide you with products and services that you request through our Site or as otherwise described in this Privacy Policy.  Should you decline to provide such information, AM Studio may not be able to provide you with certain products or services.

  1. Collection and Use of Personal Information

AM Studio needs to collect, use and disclose certain types of personal and non-identifiable information in order to process orders placed in-store or through the Site, to respond to consumer needs or to otherwise manage its relationship with its customers.  The personal information we collect for these primary purposes will only be used with your consent and only in accordance with this Privacy Policy, as required to carry out these activities.  For example, AM Studio will need to collect, use and disclose personal information in order to:

  • process your payment for products or services;
  • notify you in the event an order is ready for pick-up or to make arrangements for delivery;
  • retain your purchase history for reference purposes; or
  • respond to requests made by you.

Please be assured that AM Studio will only collect information that is necessary for the purposes which have been identified to you and that we will obtain your consent for any additional and different uses of your personal information, where required.

  1. Marketing and Promotional Purposes

In certain circumstances, AM Studio may use personal information to inform you of additional customer offerings or advances, to better identify products and services that may be of interest to you, or for other marketing and promotional purposes (ex. subscription to our newsletters or to provide you with current information about AM Studio’s business activities, promotional newsletters or marketing communications).  Should you choose not to provide your consent to these activities; AM Studio will refrain from using your information for this means.  You may at any time indicate that you do not wish to receive such information by clicking the “unsubscribe” option in our e-mailed materials.

Please be assured that AM Studio will not, distribute, rent or sell any personal information to third parties without your direct consent, unless required by law or otherwise in agreement with this Privacy Policy.

  1. Disclosure of Personal Information

Our employees are familiar with the contents of this Privacy Policy and are knowledgeable about our policies and procedures for protecting personal information.  Your personal information is only disclosed to those within AM Studio-owned or affiliated companies with a need to know, which individuals are held accountable for maintaining the confidentiality of all personal information to which they have access.

For our customers to benefit from a full range of products and services, we may, from time to time where required, share your personal information between AM Studio trusted associates.  Any such third parties will only use your personal information to provide you with the products and services you have requested through AM Studio and will be given only the information necessary for carrying out their services in accordance to the privacy policy.

  1. Access

You reserve the right to access personal information AM Studio has collected about you.  Should you wish to review or verify your personal information, please refer to the contact information provided at the end of this Privacy Policy.  There may be instances in which we will be unable to provide full disclosure of the personal information we hold about you. If we are unable to provide you with access to your personal information, you will be notified and provided with an explanation.

  1. Contact Us

We are dedicated to maintaining the accuracy of your personal information for as long as it is being used for the purposes for which it was collected, and provided that you notify us of any changes. Prompt notification of changes in information, such as your e-mail or mailing addresses, will assist us in providing you with the best possible service. Should you discover, upon review of your personal information, that changes are required, please instruct us.

Our Contact Information

Please contact us with any questions or comments about this Policy, your personal information, our use and disclosure practices by email at info@amstudio.ca.

AM Studio Lighting Inc.
1270 Castlefied Avenue

Toronto, ON

M6B 1G3

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