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No entry for under-aged persons: You must be 21 years of age or older to use this Site.
The Heineken Lager and Heineken Light names, logos and trademarks belong to Heineken USA or Heineken Brouwerijen B.V. (collectively, "Heineken"): By entering this Site you acknowledge and agree that any name, logo, trademark or servicemark contained on this Site is owned or licensed by Heineken and may not be used by you without Heineken prior written approval. Heineken will enforce its intellectual property rights to the full extent of the law.
Heineken is the copyright owner of this Site and no portion of this Site including, without limitation, the text, images, audio or video, may be used in any manner, or for any purpose, without Heineken's express prior written permission, except as otherwise explicitly stated herein. You may access this Site for your individual noncommercial use only.
You are prohibited from posting on this Site, or transmitting to or from this Site, any pornographic, obscene, profane, defamatory, libelous, threatening, harassing, unlawful or other materials which could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, promote the excessive, irresponsible or underage consumption of alcohol or otherwise violate any law or regulation. Notwithstanding that Heineken or other parties are involved in creating, producing or delivering this Site and may, from time to time, monitor or review transmissions, postings or discussions, Heineken and all parties involved in creating, producing or delivering this Site assume no responsibility or liability which may arise from the content thereof including, without limitation, claims for defamation, libel, slander, obscenity, pornography, profanity or misrepresentation.
Although the specifications, features, illustrations, text, images, audio, video, content and other information and materials contained in the Site are based upon up-to-date information, and while Heineken makes all reasonable efforts to ensure that all content, information and materials on this Site are correct, accuracy cannot be guaranteed and Heineken makes no warranties or representations of any kind as to its accuracy.
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Although this Site may be linked to other sites, Heineken provides such links solely for your convenience, and is not, directly or indirectly, implying any approval, association, sponsorship, endorsement, responsibility or affiliation with the linked site or any content, information or other materials contained therein, unless specifically stated. Your linking to or viewing of any off-Site pages or other sites is at your own risk. You must obtain Heineken's prior written permission to link this Site to your website. Heineken will only authorize links to sites when a substantial majority of the actual audience of such site is 21 years or age or older.
Heineken respects the intellectual property rights of others. It is our policy not to permit materials known by us to infringe another party's copyright to remain on the Website.
If you believe any materials on the Website infringe a copyright, you should provide us with written notice that at a minimum contains:
All Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") notices should be sent to our copyright agent at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If Heineken receives such a DMCA notification, we reserve the right to remove the allegedly infringing material.
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Last updated January 28, 2011
What Information Does Heineken USA Gather About Visitors To Its Web Site?
Heineken USA may collect personally identifiable data such as your e-mail address, name, postal address and/or telephone number, password, purchase history and commitments (if applicable), as well as anonymous demographic information that is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences and interests. If you do not want this information collected by Heineken USA, please do not submit this information to us or agree to the collection of this information. Like many web sites, we also use "cookies", which are alphanumeric identifiers that are transferred to your computer's hard drive through your web browser. You can set your web browser to notify you when you are receiving a cookie and choose to reject it. However, rejecting cookies may effect the performance of this web site and prevent you from accessing certain Heineken USA information.
How Does Heineken USA Use The Collected Information?
The information provided by visitors through site registrations, on-line surveys or otherwise may be stored, analyzed and used to improve our products and services, gain aggregate information on what pages people visit as well as to customize future visits to the site (as applicable) and inform you of products, services and special promotions that may be of interest to you. The information collected will be used for business purposes only. We may also track the Internet Protocol ("IP") addresses of our visitors and analyze this data for trends and statistics, however, this information alone will not allow us to identify who you are.
You can also "opt-in/opt out" of certain uses of your personal information as well as review or request changes to your personal information by sending us an email to email@example.com
Does Heineken USA Share the Information it Receives?
Information about our visitors is an important part of our business and we do not sell it to others. Your personal information may be shared with other Heineken USA business locations throughout the world and as described below.
Heineken USA may share information with other companies employed by it to perform functions on our behalf such as analyzing data and providing marketing/fulfillment assistance. These companies have access to information needed to perform their obligations, but are not authorized to use it for any other purpose and are required to maintain the strict confidentiality of such information.
Other than as set forth above, you will receive notice when information about you might go to third parties and you will have an opportunity to choose not to share such information.
While no transmission over the Internet is 100% secure, Heineken USA works to protect the security of your information during transmission by using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts your information. We cannot, however, guarantee complete security of your information.
We may include links on this website to other websites whether run by Heineken USA or third parties. We encourage you to review the privacy statements of other web sites you choose to link to from this site so that you understand how those web sites collect, use and share your information. Heineken USA is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content of web sites to which you may link from this site.
Under California Civil Code section 1798.83, California residents have the right to request and receive from us, once a year, free of charge, information about the personal information we have disclosed (if any) to third parties for their marketing purposes during the previous calendar year, and a description of the categories of personal information shared. To make such a request, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org including the phrase "California Privacy Request" in the subject line, and provide us with your name, postal address and email address.
This policy was last updated on January 18, 2011.
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