Mason-Lite is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Masonry Fireplace Industries, LLC
Notice of Information Collected and Disclosed
This Policy tells you, among other things, what information we gather from you through our Site, how we may use or disclose that information, and our efforts to protect it. In connection with your use of this Site, we may collect the following information:
The domain name, but not the e-mail address of visitors to our Site.
The e-mail addresses of users who communicate with us via e-mail.
Aggregate information on what pages on our Site user’s access or visit.
Information volunteered by the user, such as site registration, e-mail update requests and general requests for information.
To protect the privacy of our customers, some of the case stories published on our site were re-written as a compilation of experiences rather than word by word testimonials from the individual customers and are for illustrative purposes only.
In no way are they explicit and authentic representations of actual comments and wordings from customers.
Information about your transactions with us.
We do not disclose any nonpublic personal information about you to anyone, except as permitted by law, however, we may choose to disclose all of the information we collect, as described above, to companies that perform marketing services on our behalf or to other similar companies with whom we have joint marketing agreements. MFI is the owner of the information collected on this Site. MFI may share and aggregate information about our users with advertisers, business partners, sponsors and other third parties, though such summary information will not identify any specifics related to you. We may use the personal identifying information you provide to administer Site usage and monitor traffic-levels, and to contact you regarding improvements we can make to our Site and our services, if necessary. We also may use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the Site, track user movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. We may use your e-mail address to contact you directly regarding services, products or information that we believe might be of interest to you. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement.
MFI restricts access to your nonpublic personal information to those employees who need to know that information to provide merchandise or information to you. MFI maintains physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to guard your nonpublic personal information.
If you prefer that we not disclose nonpublic personal information about you to nonaffiliated third parties, you may opt out of those disclosures; that is, you may direct us not to make those disclosures (other than disclosures permitted by law). If you receive communications from us that you do not want to receive, you can opt-out from receiving these communications, by specifically telling us to stop sending them to you. If you wish to opt out of disclosures to nonaffiliated third parties, you may call MFI at the following toll free number: 1-800-841-3213.
Onward Transfer (Transfers to Third Parties)
We will apply the Notice and Opt-out policies discussed above in the event we propose to disclose your information to a third party.
It should be noted that e-mails and other information you send to us is not encrypted and cannot be considered a secure means of transmitting sensitive information. MFI will never ask you to submit your financial data such as your credit card account numbers, via e-mail. You should be aware of the limitations of security, authentication, encryption, and privacy measures used in connection with the Internet and that any information you transmit through the Site may be damaged, corrupted, “sniffed” and/or accessed by another person without your permission.
Regardless of the precautions taken by you or by us, “perfect security” does not exist on the Internet. We cannot ensure or warrant the ultimate security of any information you transmit.
Collection and Use of IP Addresses
We may use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the Site, track user’s movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
A cookie is a small data file that certain web sites write to your hard drive when you visit them. A cookie file can contain information such as a user ID that the Site uses to track the pages you’ve visited.
The Site may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that MFI may not be responsible for content or the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our Site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Site.
This Site is not directed at children under the age of 18 and does not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 18. If MFI obtains actual knowledge that it has obtained personal information about a child under the age of 18, that information is immediately and permanently deleted from our records.
Terms and use agreement
Use of Contents
You may use the Site only for your or your entity’s internal general business purposes, such as gathering information for your personal purchase or collecting necessary information as a dealer of products provided by MFI. The information provided in the Site is provided only in connection with the marketing efforts of MFI and are not to be used to seek similar opportunities from suppliers in competition with MFI. You shall access or use the Site and its content only to process transactions and shall not access or use the Site or its content to provide information to third parties unrelated to the allowed purposes of the Site. Content copied, downloaded or printed must retain all copyright, trademark and other proprietary notices. For commercial use of any portion of the contents, you must secure the written consent from the appropriate content provider.
Use of Site
Your use of the Site is at the sole discretion of MFI, which may deny you further use of the Site at any time, for any reason, with or without cause. Your use of the Site and any orders for merchandise placed through this Site does not entitle you to continued use of the Site.
Your use of the Site must always comply with applicable law. In particular, but without limitation, you agree and represent not to use the Site to:
a. Impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity;
b. Upload, post, e-mail or otherwise transmit any content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
c. Upload, post, e-mail or otherwise transmit any content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party; or
d. Upload, post, e-mail or otherwise transmit any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software, network, hardware or telecommunications equipment.
We have made every effort to display the products featured on this Site as accurately as possible. Please note, however, that the colors we use, as well as the display and color capabilities of your particular computer monitor, will greatly affect the colors actually seen on the screen. The Site cannot be responsible for the limitations of your monitor’s display of any color, texture, or detail of actual merchandise.
By voluntarily submitting information, communications or content (including pictures and anecdotes) to the Site, you agree that such submissions are non-confidential for all purposes. You further agree that such submissions become the property of MFI and that all title and interest therein, including all rights of copyright, shall rest with MFI at the time they are submitted and/or posted. Such submissions are subject to being used, reproduced, modified, published, edited, translated, distributed, performed and displayed in any media or medium, or any form, format or forum now known or hereafter developed, for any purpose, in perpetuity without further notice. The ubmission of such materials in no way creates any obligation or duty on the part of MFI to post or use such materials or, if we do so, to give you credit.
Links to Other Sites
YOU AGREE TO DEFEND, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD COMPLETELY HARMLESS MFI AND ITS AFFILIATES FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, DAMAGES, COSTS, AND EXPENSES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION CLAIMS BASED UPON THE NEGLIGENCE OF MFI, ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THE SITE, THE MATERIALS IT CONTAINS, AND ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE.
Disclaimer of Warranties
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:
a. YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. MFI EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, NON-INTERFERENCE WITH INFORMATION, AND ACCURACY OF INFORMATIONAL CONTENT. THERE IS NO WARRANTY THAT INFORMATION PROVIDED HEREUNDER, OUR EFFORTS, OR THE SITE WILL FULFILL ANY OF YOUR PARTICULAR PURPOSES OR NEEDS.
b. MFI MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT:
1. YOUR USE OF THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE;
2. THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SITE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE; OR
3. THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SITE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS.
c. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOURCOMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.
d. NO INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM MFI OR THROUGH THIS SITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED ON THIS AGREEMENT.
Limitations and Exclusions of Liability
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT MFI SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF MFI HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBLIITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM:
a. THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SITE;
b. UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA;
c. STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SITE; OR
d. ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SITE.
IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THE SITE, OR ANY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREON, OR REFUSE TO ABIDE BY THIS AGREEMENT, YOUR SOLE ANE EXCLUSVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE YOUR USE.
NOTWITHSTANING THE FOREGOING, MFI’S (AND IT’S AFFILIATE’S, IF ANY) LIABILITY TO YOU SHALL BE LIMITED IN ALL INSTANCES TO THE SUM OF PAYMENTS MADE FOR MERCHANDISE PURCHASED THROUGH THIS SITE, BUT IN NO CASE SHALL SUCH AMOUNT EXCEED $1,000. YOU FURTHER AGREE NOT TO JOIN IN ANY LAWSUIT WITH ANOTHER PERSON OR SERVE AS A CLASS REPRESENTATIVE OF ANY CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT AGAINST MFI ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THE SITE.
MFI SHALL NOT BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY REPRESENTATIONS ON THIRD PARTY SITES IN RELATION TO THE INFORMATION PROVIDED IN THIS SITE.
Intellectual Property Rights
The site is protected by copyright, trademark, trade dress and other intellectual property rights.
a. MFI grants you a personal, revocable, non-transferable, and non-exclusive right and license to use the object code of the Site on a single computer; provided that you do not (and do not allow any third party to) copy, modify, create a derivative work from, reverse engineer, reverse assemble or otherwise attempt to discover any source code, sell, assign, sublicense, grant a security interest in or otherwise transfer any right in the software for the Site.
b. MFI’s logos, and other trademarks, service marks, labels, product names and service names (collectively, the “Marks”) are owned or licensed by MFI. You agree not to copy, display or otherwise use any of the Marks without the prior written permission of MFI. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Marks may not be used in any manner likely to cause confusion, disparage or dilute these Marks and/or in connection with any product or service that is not authorized or sponsored by MFI.
c. The entire Site, and all object code and source code, text, graphics, multimedia content, including but not limited to images, illustrations, audio and video clips, html and other mark up languages, and all scripts within the site associated therewith, are copyright 2006, MFI. All rights reserved.
MFI may update, revise, supplement, modify or amend this Agreement at any time. Any updates, revisions, supplements, modifications or amendments shall be effective immediately upon its posting on the Site. You agree that you will be bound by this Agreement, however and whenever it is updated, revised, supplemented, modified, or amended, whether you have actual or constructive notice of, and whether you have used or continue to use the Site after the updates, revisions, supplements, modifications or amendments.
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and MFI with respect to your use of the Site. There are no other representations, warranties, terms, agreements or conditions, either written or oral, with respect to your use of the Site except as set forth in this Agreement.
If any provision of this Agreement is deemed unlawful, void, void able or unenforceable for any reason, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this Agreement and shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any remaining provisions.
Governing Law and Venue
This Agreement, the entire relationship between you and MFI, and any litigation or other legal proceeding between you and MFI (whether grounded in tort, contract, law or equity) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to its choice of law rules.
This contract is fully performable in Orange County, California. Any litigation arising between the parties hereto shall be brought only in the state or federal courts having subject matter jurisdiction in Orange County, California. You hereby irrevocably and unconditionally consent to the jurisdiction of any such court and hereby irrevocably and unconditionally waive any defense of an inconvenient forum to the maintenance of any action or proceeding in any such court, any objection to venue with respect to any such action or proceeding, and any right of jurisdiction on account of the place of residence or domicile of any party hereto.
MFI may terminate your right to use this Site, with or without cause at any time in its sole discretion, including, without limitation, your violation of this Agreement, failure to provide accurate registration data, and lack of use. In the event of termination, all representations, warranties, indemnifications, and promises made by you shall survive.
Cautionary Statement about Forward-Looking Statements
The Site may include forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements related to analyses and other information that are based on management’s beliefs, certain assumptions made by management, forecasts of future results, and current expectations, estimates and projections about the markets and economy in which we and our various segments operate. The statements contained in this communication that are not statements of historical fact may include forward-looking statements that involve a number of risks and uncertainties.
We have used the words “anticipate,” “intend,” “may,” “expect,” “believe,” “should,” “plan,” “will,” “estimate,” and variations of such words and similar expressions in this communication to identify such forward-looking statement. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions, which are difficult to predict and many of which are beyond our control. Therefore, actual outcomes and results may differ materially from those matters expressed or implied in such forward-looking statements. We undertake no obligation to update publicly any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of future events, New information or otherwise.
If you have a comment, question or request, or if you need to contact MFI for any other reason, there are four easy ways to do so:
a. E-mail: You can e-mail us under the “Contact” section of the Site.
b. Toll-Fee Telephone Number: You may call us at 1-800-345-7078. If you call after normal business hours, please leave a message and your telephone number. We will get back to you as quickly as possible. Normal office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time.
c. U.S. Mail: Send mail to us at:
Masonry Fireplace Industries, LLC
PO Box 4338
Riverside, CA 92514