Acceptance of Terms
Should you do not understand or agree to or accept these terms, you should immediately refrain from using this website.
Part of the content of this website is copyrighted. Relevant copyrights are owned by SM Optics S.r.l. or the holders of the copyrighted material.
Nevertheless, you are entitled and free to view, copy and print such SM Optics S.r.l. material found on this website as long as:
- the material is used for information purposes only;
- the material is used for private, non-commercial purposes only; and
- copies of extracts of the material include SM Optics S.r.l. copyright notice.
You are allowed to distribute SM Optics S.r.l. materials found on this website as long as:
- the material is used for information purposes only;
- the material is used for non-commercial purposes only;
- the material includes the SM Optics S.r.l. copyright notice; and
- the material is not identified as SM Optics S.r.l. confidential or proprietary information.
Any other rights and/or uses not expressly granted herein are reserved and require SM Optics S.r.l.’s written consent. Requests for additional rights and/or uses should be sent to SM Optics S.r.l. Legal Services set forth here below.
Business partners, customers and suppliers of SM Optics S.r.l. may, in cooperation with SM Optics S.r.l., publish their own proprietary material on this website. In such a case, they retain full legal and copyright ownership of their respective material and hold the relevant Intellectual property Rights. Please note that no right to use such Intellectual Property Rights is granted hereunder.
Legal Notices and Privacy Notice
Third Party Copyrights
SM Optics S.r.l. is committed to respecting the intellectual property ownership rights of any third parties, and require that the users of and visitors to SM Optics S.r.l. website do the same. SM Optics S.r.l. may, in its sole discretion, terminate the accounts or access rights of users or visitors who violate the intellectual property ownership rights of third parties.
Should you have good reasons to believe that materials in which you have intellectual property ownership rights have been copied in a way that constitutes a copyright infringement on SM Optics S.r.l. website, please provide the following information to the SM Optics S.r.l. Legal Department:
- an electronic or hard copy signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner;
- a description of the copyrighted work that you have good reason to believe has been infringed;
- a description as to where the copyrighted materials you believe is infringing is located on our website;
- your address, telephone number, and email address so that we may contact you;
- a certified statement by you that have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
- a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information in your notice to us is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.
SM Optics S.r.l. Legal Department for notice of claims of copyright infringement on our website or for requests for additional us of materials can be reached at:
SM Optics S.r.l.
via P.Castaldi, 8 20124 Milano Italy
fax + 39 02 27325316
SM Optics S.r.l. Trademarks
“SM Optics S.r.l.” and “SM Optics” and their respective logos are trademarks and service marks of SM Optics S.r.l. You may not use these or any other SM Optics S.r.l.’s trademarks or service marks without the express written consent of SM Optics S.r.l.
Use of Product Catalogue
SM Optics S.r.l.’s product catalogue found at this website is for informational or planning purposes only, and is not intended to create, modify or supplement any SM Optics S.r.l. specifications or warranties relating to the products or services found in the catalogue. Information and/or technical specifications supplied within this catalogue do not waive (directly or indirectly) any rights or licenses – including, but not limited to, patents or other protective rights of SM Optics S.r.l. or others.
While SM Optics S.r.l. attempts to provide accurate information on this website, it assumes no responsibility for accuracy. SM Optics S.r.l. may change the information and/or materials available at this website or the product mentioned, at anytime without notice. Information may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. SM Optics S.r.l. does not warrant that the electronic functions contained in or on this website will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, of that this website or the server that make sit available are free of viruses or bugs or represents full functionality, accuracy or reliability of the information available through this website.
Information and/or materials on this website is provided “AS IS” and does not constitute a warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied. SM Optics S.r.l. disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied. This includes, but is not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. It also includes any expressed or implied warranties arising from any course of dealing, usage, or trade practice.
You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining means for the reconstruction of lost data.
Limitation of Liability
Neither SM Optics S.r.l. nor any of its affiliates, subsidiaries, parent or sister companies or their respective directors, employees or other representatives will be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, punitive and/or consequential damages arising out of the use – or the inability to use – the information and/or materials on this website. This includes, but is not limited to, loss of data, loss of revenues, loss of savings, loss of business, loss of reputation, loss of profits and/or any economic loss in connection with the furnishing, performance, or use or inability to use this website or reliance on the information and/or materials contained in this website; even if SM Optics S.r.l. is advised of the possibility of such damages.
Termination of Use
Although this website may contain from time to time links to third party web sites and/or may also be linked with other web sites, either with or without SM Optics S.r.l. consent, SM Optics S.r.l. is not responsible for the content of any linked sites and/or any link contained in a linked web site. SM Optics S.r.l. provides these links as a convenience and does not endorse the companies or contents of any linked sites.
SM Optics S.r.l. reserves the right to terminate any link and/or linking program at any time and without notice.
Should you decide to access any of such third party web sites linked to this web site, or should you link to this web site from some other web site, you do this entirely at your own risk. By linking to another web site, you are leaving SM Optics S.r.l. web site.
SM Optics S.r.l. is not responsible for the content of any off-site pages or any pages linked to this web site.
The availability of the products and services described on this website, and the descriptions of such products and services, may vary from time to time and from country to country. Please contact SM Optics S.r.l. sales departments or local offices for specific product and/or service information.
Posting and Submitting of Information
You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, obscene, defamatory, or otherwise offensive materials on or through this website.
Any material, information or idea submitted or posted on this website by you will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary.
SM Optics S.r.l. may share or otherwise use your submission for any purpose whatsoever. If any of the materials or information submitted constitutes personal data, you agree that SM Optics S.r.l. may use such personal data for any SM Optics S.r.l. business purpose. Personal data will be treated as set forth in the Privacy Notice.
Export LawsThe European and the United States Export Control laws prohibit the export of certain technical data and software to certain territories. No content from this website may be downloaded or otherwise transmitted in violation of the European and the United States Export Control laws and SM Optics S.r.l. Export Control Policy.
Jurisdiction and Choice of Laws
SM Optics S.r.l. recognizes that individuals who represent companies with whom we conduct business value their privacy. However, in order to conduct global business in this increasing electronic economy, the collection of the personal data of individuals is often necessary. We respect your right to privacy and are committed to protecting your personal data. It is our goal to balance the benefits of e-commerce with the right of individuals to prevent the misuse of their personal data.
Websites and SM Optics S.r.l. Privacy Notice
This SM Optics S.r.l. Privacy Notice applies to all websites and domains of SM Optics S.r.l. (sm-optics.com) and its subsidiaries. SM Optics S.r.l. website may provide links to third-party websites for your convenience and information, however SM Optics S.r.l. does not control those third-party websites or their privacy policies or practices.
Collecting your personal data
Personal data means any information that may be used to identify an individual. This includes, but is not limited to, an individual’s first and last name, email address, mailing and residential addresses, telephone number, tilt, birth date, gender, occupation, company of employment and/or other information required in order for us to provide a service you request at our website.
You browse our website anonymously unless you have previously indicated that you wish SM Optics S.r.l. to remember your login identification and/or password. In some circumstances, we may request you to provide personal data. Your response to such a request is strictly voluntary. SM Optics S.r.l. uses this information to customize your experience on our website. We may also use your personal data for other business purposes, such as alerting you to products and services that can assist you in your business, promoting site registration, order processing and on-line customer service.
When you visit certain SM Optics S.r.l. web pages, you need to be registered and a password in order to login. The use of those web pages, and the downloadable information on such web pages, may be governed by a written agreement between your employer and SM Optics S.r.l.. Unless you request your personal data to be deleted, it may be retained by SM Optics S.r.l. to verify compliance with the agreement, to track software and documents you download, or track page visits and usage of other applications available on the SM Optics S.r.l. web sites.
In the case here above your employer is the data Controller of your personal data treatment under the GDPR. SM Optics S.r.l. asked your employer for the compliance with GDPR and/or assumes that your employer complies with the GDPR giving us your personal data. SM Optics S.r.l. please you to promply inform us if the scenario here above is different from the reality in order to allow us to comply the applicable law at the possible best.
In general, you can visit our website without divulging any personal data. However, there are areas of our website that require this information to complete the customization functions for which they are designed, and may not be available to those individuals who elect not to provide the information requested. You are always welcome to visit the public portion of SM Optics S.r.l. website without revealing any personal data.
Based on the reason of your personal data treatment by SM Optics S.r.l., you have to be aware that SM Optics S.r.l. shall storage your personal data until it will be useful for solving the issue or for answering to the question you proposed through the web link "Contact us" and/or to fulfill the agreement with your employer.
Use of your Personal DataWhen we collect your personal data from you, we will inform you at the time as to the reason we are requesting such data. The personal data will only be used for SM Optics S.r.l. business purposes such as, to respond to requests for products, documentation and/or services, to process an order, to conduct a transaction, to correspond with you, to enable a subscription or event registration, to handle a job application or send direct marketing information and/or perform market research. We will also use your personal data to personalize the content you review and to better understand how you use the website in order to improve the services SM Optics S.r.l. provides.
Disclosure of your personal data to Third Parties
SM Optics S.r.l. may share your personal data (with the exception of account, credit card, and ordering information) with SM Optics S.r.l. business partners who may alert you to new products and services to improve your competitive edge, in cases where we believe your business interests will be served. SM Optics S.r.l. will only share your personal data with its business partners if you have provided us with your consent to do so. If you do not want to receive marketing materials from any of our business partners, please do not provide contact information via the Internet or let them know directly that you wish to be removed from their contact list.
In addition, SM Optics S.r.l. may work with third companies to deliver SM Optics S.r.l. advertising and undertake surveys. These companies may collect information to help us determine which products, services and offers are of most interest to our current and future customers. The personal data that is collected is not identifiable at an individual or company level. It is aggregated at an anonymous level to provide us with general statistics and trends.
In the event that SM Optics S.r.l. sells a part or parts of its business, the personal data that we have collected could be transferred to the acquiring company unless you instruct SM Optics S.r.l. not to do so in writing.
If you elect to provide us with personal data, we may transfer that personal data, within SM Optics S.r.l. or to SM Optics S.r.l. business partners, across borders and from your country of residence or jurisdiction to other countries around the world.
Collecting your domain information
SM Optics S.r.l. also collects domain information as a part of our analysis of the use of our website. This data enables us to become more familiar with which customers visit our website and pages, how often they visit, and what parts of the website they visit most often. SM Optics S.r.l. uses this information to improve our web-based offerings. This information is collected automatically and requires no action on your part.
Collecting your information through “cookies”
Some pages on our website use "cookies," which are small files that are placed on your hard drive by the website for identification purposes. These files are used for site registration and customization the next time you visit us.
The only information (personal data included) held in a cookie is that information you have provided to SM Optics S.r.l.
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Securing your Personal Data
Appropriate physical, electronic and managerial procedures have been put in place with the aim of preventing unauthorized access, maintaining data accuracy and ensuring correct use of information and in order to keep safe and protected your online collected personal data.
Please take note of the following to ensure information security:
- You should be aware that when you disclose personal data in the discussion forum or chat rooms, such information is accessible to and collectable by others participants.
- SM Optics S.r.l. advises you to protect yourself against unauthorized access to your computer and disclosure of your SM Optics S.r.l. password as well. If you presume that your password has been compromised, you should immediately change your password.
Treatment children’s Personal Data
SM Optics S.r.l. website do not target, and is not intended to attract, children under the age of 14. SM Optics S.r.l. neither knowingly collect personal data of natural person under the age of 14 nor send requests to children for personal data.
Accessing and correcting your Personal Data
SM Optics S.r.l. wants to ensure the accuracy of any personal data you provided.
Should you have any changes to your personal data, you have the right to review and update your personal data after logging onto the website with your user name and password. Alternatively, you can ask us to correct errors in your personal data by sending us a request and pointing out the error.
To protect your privacy and secure your personal data, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making the corrections.
Changing of this Privacy Notice
This SM Optics S.r.l. Privacy Notice was last updated on May 21st, 2018.
SM Optics S.r.l. reserves the right to make changes to this Privacy Notice from time to time and without notice. We recommend that all visitors and users of this website re-visit this Privacy Notice page occasionally to ascertain of any new privacy practices or changes to this SM Optics S.r.l. Privacy Notice. Your continued use of the SM Optics S.r.l. website is a sign of your explicit acceptance of any changes to this Privacy Notice.
Claim process for any Personal Data breach
You have the right to lodge a complaint with the Italian Privacy Authority in charge, i.e. “Il Garante per la protezione dei dati personali”. Please take a look at the link http://www.garanteprivacy.it/web/guest/home