Effective: December 23, 2019
A Cookie is a randomly generated unique number placed on your computer. It allows us to identify your computer without requiring your disclosure of any Non-Public Personal Information. Cookies make it possible to both store and retrieve information through your internet browser. A Cookie itself cannot read information off a hard drive or read Cookie files from other sites.
is information that does not itself reveal your identity. General Information may include, without limitation: generic business type; SIC code; information derived from publicly available databases (such as Dun and Bradstreet); user behavior on our website, app or social media; and aggregated generic information.
Non-Public Personal Information
is any non-public information you provide to us or our Partners that is proprietary or identifies or can be used to identify, contact, or locate you or someone at your business. Non-Public Personal Information may include, without limitation: name; address; phone number; e-mail address; account information; and individual behaviors.
What Information We Collect
Feit Electric collects general information and non-public personal information.
How We Collect Our Information
Non-public personal information is collected through registration, contact forms on our website or app, or user behavior, and will never be used for any purpose other than internal use or by our partners unless the registrant chooses to be added to mailing lists (this is a choice made by the registrant on the Registration form).
What information is collected and how do we use it?
Types of Personal Data Collected
In order to provide our services to you, we will ask you to provide necessary personal data that is required to provide those services. If you do not provide your personal data, we may not be able to provide you with our products or services.
Set up and log in of Feit Electric Account. Personal data that are collected for creating a Feit Electric Account may include your email address or mobile phone number, device related information (e.g. IMEI number) and various location related information (e.g. location area code, ZIP code, mobile network and country codes).
Activating Feit Electric device. When you activate the Feit Electric device, you may enter a picture and provide other details as part of your profile.
Sync Feit Electric device data. When you synchronize the Feit Electric device data, e.g. to Feit Electric Device Cloud Service, we may collect data relating to your activities and functionalities of Feit Electric device, such as those obtained from our sensors and features on Feit Electric devices and apps.
Sharing your content. When you share content or send information to family and friends through our app and website, we may collect personal information of those people, such as their names, email addresses and telephone numbers. You hereby represent and warrant that you have obtained necessary consent for use of third parties’ personal data if you choose to provide them to us. When you share content, or invite users to use Feit Electric devices, please note that other users may see personal data you share.
Processing the services. In providing the above services, we may also collect data in relation to your device, including your Feit Electric device ID, firmware version, device OS version, model and system, and visiting IP and time.
How the Personal Data is used
To provide you with our products and services, performing contractual obligations between you and us, to ensure the functions and safety of our products, to verify your identity, to prevent and trace fraudulent or inappropriate usage
To develop our products and services, together with general and statistical information
To communicate with you, including providing you with notifications on products and services that are updated or launched
To provide marketing and promotional materials to you on our products and services (please note that you may unsubscribe anytime)
To personalize product design and to provide you with services tailored for you, for example, recommending and displaying information and advertisements regarding products suited to you, and to invite you to participate in surveys relating to your use of Feit Electric products.
To conduct investigations regarding our products and services
If you participate in our lottery, contest or other promotions, we may use your personal data to manage such activities
To provide maintenance services, monitor software licenses, to improve our products or analyze the efficiency of our operations.
We use statistical data that does not specifically identify you (non-personal data) to help in our operations and improve our products and services and provide a better user experience for you. Here are some of the non-personal data we may collect and how we use them:
When you create a Feit Electric Account, download our software, participate in online surveys or interact with us in other ways, we may collect your language preferences, postal code, area code number and time zone in which you use our products and services, and your profession.
When you opt-in to participate in our User Experience Improvement Program, we may gather statistics relating to your use of our products functions, on an anonymous basis. This may include information relating to your use of our official website, products and services. If there is an abnormal shutdown or breakdown, we may collect information relating to your mobile device to diagnose the problem.
When you use our services or functions that are based on location information, e.g. carry out a location search, take advantage of advertising, use weather functions, access information based on maps, etc., we may collect your geographical information.
When you use the Internet browser in using our products and services, we may collect log information, e.g. IP address, browser type, language, reference source, operating system, date and time marking and click rate data.
When you first use and activate your Feit Electric device, the device’s unique identification code and approximate geographical information may be collected.
We may aggregate and/or anonymize all information that we collect from you, including Personally Identifiable Information, for the purpose of market research on brands and products, marketing campaigns, and advertising.
You have control over your information!
We recognize that privacy concerns differ from person to person. Therefore, we provide examples of ways we make available for you to choose to restrict the collection, use, disclosure or processing of your personal data and control your privacy settings, such as controlling the settings under the User Experience Improvement Program, Location Access functions, and your Feit Electric Account.
Access, Updating or Correcting Your Personal Data
You have the right to request access and/or correction or any other personal data that we hold about you. When you update your personal data, you will be asked to verify your identity before we proceed with your request. Once we obtain sufficient information to accommodate your request for access or correction of your personal data, we shall process in accordance with the laws of your country. While we try our utmost in acceding to your requests, unreasonably repetitive or unrealistic requests or those that put others’ privacy at risk may be declined.
We normally provide such services for free but reserve the right to charge a reasonable fee.
If you believe any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible at the email address below. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
For details relating to the personal data in your Feit Electric Account, you may also access and change them at Email: email@example.com
Withdrawal of Consent
You may withdraw your consent for the collection, use and/or disclosure of your personal data in our possession or control by submitting a request. This may be done by sending a request to: firstname.lastname@example.org. We will process your request within a reasonable time from when the request was made, and thereafter not collect, use and/or disclose your personal data as per your request.
Depending on the extent of your withdrawal of consent for us to process your personal data, it may mean that you will not be able to enjoy Feit Electric’s products and services.
Who do we share your information with?
Disclosure may include the scenarios listed in this section below. In each case described in this section, you can be assured that Feit Electric will only share your personal data in accordance with your consent.
Disclosure to Feit Electric group companies and Third Party Service Providers
In order to conduct business operations smoothly, the Feit Electric entity which collects your personal data may disclose your personal data from time to time to other third party service providers which are data centers, data storage facilities, and customer service providers, agents, related corporations, and/or other third parties (together “Third Party Service Providers”). Such Third Party Service Providers would be processing your personal data on Feit Electric’s behalf or for one or more of the purposes listed above.
Personal data will only be shared by Feit Electric to provide or improve our products or services and will not be shared for use for marketing purposes.
Disclosure to Others
Feit Electric may disclose your personal data without further consent if required or permitted by law in the following cases:
Cases in which the disclosure is required or authorized based on the applicable laws and/or regulations;
Cases in which the disclosure is necessary to respond to an emergency that threatens the life, health or safety of the individual or another individual;
Cases in which the disclosure is necessary for the prevention of crime or legal proceedings;
Cases in which the purpose of such disclosure is clearly in the individual’s interests, and if consent cannot be obtained in a timely way;
Cases in which the disclosure is necessary for any investigation or proceedings;
Cases in which the disclosure is to any officer of a prescribed law enforcement agency upon production of written authorization signed by the head or director of that law enforcement agency, or a person of a similar rank, certifying that the personal data is necessary for the purposes of the functions or duties of the officer; and/or
Cases in which the disclosure is to a public agency and such disclosure is necessary in the public interest.
Information Not Requiring Consent
We may share anonymized information and statistics with third parties for business purposes, for example with advertisers on our website, or we may tell our business partners the number of customers in certain demographic groups who purchased certain products or who carried out certain transactions.
For the avoidance of doubt, in the event that we are permitted by law to collect, use or disclose your personal data without your consent, such permission granted by the law shall continue to apply.
Information Safety Safeguards
We are committed to ensuring that your personal data is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure or other similar risks, we have put in place reasonable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect. We have put in place the following security procedures and technical and organizational measures to safeguard your personal data:
Your personal data is stored on secure servers that are protected in controlled facilities.
All data saved in the back-end is classified into different levels based on the importance and sensitivity of the data, e.g. whether the data contains personal data.
In the data centers, clusters that contain sensitive data are grouped together in the network topology, and will be placed in rooms with additional physical security protection.
Data exchanged between Feit Electric devices and servers are encrypted using Secure Sockets Layer (“SSL”).
There is an optional two-step verification process when users access their Feit Electric Account.
Information safety is very important to us. We will take all practicable steps to safeguard your personal data. Through our protective measures above, especially encrypted storage and transmission, your data is as secure as it can be. Certain details of encrypted data cannot be accessed by anyone except by you.
Additional California Privacy Rights
California residents can request a list of the personally identifiable information we have shared with third parties for their marketing purposes as well as a list of the third parties that have received such information.
A request can be sent via email to email@example.com. You can submit a request once each calendar year. Please include an indication that your request is related to a “California Shine the Light” inquiry. Once received, we will respond within a reasonable time.
We consider it the responsibility of parents to monitor their children’s use of our products and services. Nevertheless, it is our policy not to require personal data from minors or offer to send any promotional materials to persons in that category. Feit Electric does not seek or intend to seek to receive any personal data from minors. Should a parent or guardian have reasons to believe that a minor has provided Feit Electric with personal data without their prior consent, please contact us to ensure that the personal data is removed and unsubscribe them from any of the applicable Feit Electric services.