Crystallyne Privacy Policy

Collection of your Crystallyne Information

Your Crystallyne information consists of personally identifiable information collected or received about you when you interact with Crystallyne's Web sites, services and offerings as a registered user. Depending on how you use the sites, your Crystallyne information may include

Your Crystallyne information may be supplemented with additional information from other companies.

Your Crystallyne information may also include certain technical information gathered or received when you use Crystallyne Web site. Some of the technical information that may be collected or received includes: the type of browser you are using (e.g., Netscape, Internet Explorer), the type of operating system you are using (e.g., Windows XP or Mac OS), CPU type (e.g. Pentium), your manner of connecting to the Internet (e.g., connection speed through narrowband or broadband access); Internet protocol address; other information about your geographic location; and the domain name of your Internet service provider.

Your Crystallyne information may be collected and stored in the United States.

How Your Crystallyne information is Used


Your Crystallyne information is used

Your Crystallyne information may be shared with the its affiliated providers. Affiliated providers that receive your Crystallyne information may use this information according to their applicable privacy policies.

Your Crystallyne information will not be shared with third parties unless it is necessary to fulfill a transaction you have requested, in other circumstances in which you have consented to the sharing of your Crystallyne information, or except as described in this Privacy Policy. Crystallyne may use your Crystallyne information to present offers to you on behalf of business partners and advertisers. These business partners and advertisers receive aggregate data about groups of Crystallyne users, but do not receive information that personally identifies you.

If you use Crystallyne communications tools to disclose information about yourself publicly (for example, in chat rooms or online message boards made available by Crystallyne), other online users may obtain access to any information you provide. The contents of your online communications, as well as other information about you as a Crystallyne user, may be accessed and disclosed in response to legal process (for example, a court order, search warrant or subpoena); in other circumstances in which Crystallyne believes the Crystallyne Web site is being used in the commission of a crime; when we have a good faith belief that there is an emergency that poses a threat to the safety of you or another person; or when necessary either to protect the rights or property of Crystallyne or its affiliated providers, or for us to render the service you have requested.

Crystallyne may use agents and contractors in order to help operate the Web site. If such agents and contractors have access to personally identifiable information, they are required to protect this information in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Policy by, for example, not using the information for any purpose other than to carry out the services they are performing for Crystallyne.

In the event that ownership of Crystallyne was to change as a result of a merger, acquisition or transfer to another company, your Crystallyne information may be transferred. If such a transfer results in a material change in the use of your Crystallyne information, Crystallyne will provide notice about the choices you have to decline to permit such a transfer.

Cookies and Web Beacons

Crystallyne may use cookies, web beacons, or similar technologies in combination with your Crystallyne information to enhance and personalize your experience on the Crystallyne web site, including to operate and improve offerings through the Crystallyne Web site; to help authenticate you when you use the Crystallyne Web site; to remember your preferences and registration information; to enable a shopping cart; to present and help measure and research the effectiveness of Crystallyne offerings, advertisements, and e-mail communications (by determining which e-mails you open and act upon); and to customize the content and advertisements provided to you through Crystallyne.

Our Commitment to Security

Crystallyne has established safeguards to help prevent unauthorized access to or misuse of your Crystallyne information, but cannot guarantee that your personally identifiable information will never be disclosed in a manner inconsistent with this Privacy Policy (for example, as a result of unauthorized acts by third parties that violate applicable law or the policies of the Web site and its affiliated providers). To protect your privacy and security, Crystallyne uses passwords to help verify your identity before granting access or making corrections to any of your Crystallyne information.

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about Crystallyne's Privacy Policy or its implementation, you may contact us at this email address:

Changes to this Privacy Policy and Additional Information

Crystallyne may update this Privacy Policy from time to time, and so you should review this Policy periodically. If there are significant changes to Crystallyne's information practices, you will be provided with appropriate online notice. You may be provided other privacy-related information in connection with your use of offerings from Crystallyne, as well as for special features and services not described in this Policy that may be introduced in the future.

Your California Privacy Rights: California privacy law allows California residents to obtain specific disclosures about a business's privacy practices if it shares information with other companies for direct marketing purposes. To make a request to Crystallyne under California's privacy law, please send an e-mail to:

Last Updated 8-09-06