Last updated: March 30, 2020
Interpretation and Definitions
The words of which the initial letter is capitalized have meanings defined under the following conditions.
The following definitions shall have the same meaning regardless of whether they appear in singular or in plural.
You means the individual accessing or using the Service, or the company, or other legal entity on behalf of which such individual is accessing or using the Service, as applicable.
Company(referred to as either "the Company", "We", "Us" or "Our" in this Agreement) refers to Stone Creek Angus, 1567 Heine Road, Freeport, IL 61032.
Affiliate means an entity that controls, is controlled by or is under common control with a party, where "control" means ownership of 50% or more of the shares, equity interest or other securities entitled to vote for election of directors or other managing authority.
Account means a unique account created for You to access our Service or parts of our Service.
Website refers to Stone Creek Angus, accessible from www.stonecreekangus.com
Service refers to the Website.
Country refers to: Illinois, United States
Service Provider means any natural or legal person who processes the data on behalf of the Company. It refers to third-party companies or individuals employed by the Company to facilitate the Service, to provide the Service on behalf of the Company, to perform services related to the Service or to assist the Company in analyzing how the Service is used.
Third-party Social Media Service refers to any website or any social network website through which a User can log in or create an account to use the Service.
Personal Data is any information that relates to an identified or identifiable individual.
For the purposes of the CCPA, Personal Data means any information that identifies, relates to, describes or is capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with You.
Cookies are small files that are placed on Your computer, mobile device or any other device by a website, containing the details of Your browsing history on that website among its many uses.
Usage Data refers to data collected automatically, either generated by the use of the Service or from the Service infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).
Do Not Track (DNT) is a concept that has been promoted by US regulatory authorities, in particular the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC), for the Internet industry to develop and implement a mechanism for allowing internet users to control the tracking of their online activities across websites.
Business, for the purpose of the CCPA (California Consumer Privacy Act), refers to the Company as the legal entity that collects Consumers' personal information and determines the purposes and means of the processing of Consumers' personal information, or on behalf of which such information is collected and that alone, or jointly with others, determines the purposes and means of the processing of consumers' personal information, that does business in the State of California.
Consumer, for the purpose of the CCPA (California Consumer Privacy Act), means a natural person who is a California resident. A resident, as defined in the law, includes (1) every individual who is in the USA for other than a temporary or transitory purpose, and (2) every individual who is domiciled in the USA who is outside the USA for a temporary or transitory purpose.
Sale, for the purpose of the CCPA (California Consumer Privacy Act), means selling, renting, releasing, disclosing, disseminating, making available, transferring, or otherwise communicating orally, in writing, or by electronic or other means, a Consumer’s Personal information to another business or a third party for monetary or other valuable consideration.
Collecting and Using Your Personal Data
Types of Data Collected
While using Our Service, We may ask You to provide Us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify You. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
First name and last name
Address, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City
Usage Data is collected automatically when using the Service.
Usage Data may include information such as Your Device's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that You visit, the time and date of Your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
When You access the Service by or through a mobile device, We may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device You use, Your mobile device unique ID, the IP address of Your mobile device, Your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browser You use, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
We may also collect information that Your browser sends whenever You visit our Service or when You access the Service by or through a mobile device.
Tracking Technologies and Cookies
You can instruct Your browser to refuse all Cookies or to indicate when a Cookie is being sent. However, if You do not accept Cookies, You may not be able to use some parts of our Service.
The following links explain how to access cookie settings in various browsers:
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit this link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Cookies can be "Persistent" or "Session" Cookies. Persistent Cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when You go offline, while Session Cookies are deleted as soon as You close your web browser.
We use both session and persistent Cookies for the purposes set out below:
Necessary / Essential Cookies
Type: Session/Persistant Cookies
Administered by: Us
Purpose: These Cookies are essential to provide You with services available through the Website and to enable You to use some of its features. They help to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts. Without these Cookies, the services that You have asked for cannot be provided, and We only use these Cookies to provide You with those services.
Cookies Policy / Notice Acceptance Cookies
Type: Persistent Cookies
Administered by: Us
Type: Session/Persistent Cookies
Administered by: Us
Purpose: These Cookies allow us to remember choices You make when You use the Website, such as remembering your login details or language preference. The purpose of these Cookies is to provide You with a more personal experience and to avoid You having to re-enter your preferences every time You use the Website.
Tracking and Performance Cookies
Type: Session Cookies
Administered by: Third-Parties
Purpose: These Cookies are used to track information about traffic to the Website and how users use the Website. The information gathered via these Cookies may directly or indirectly identify you as an individual visitor. This is because the information collected is typically linked to a pseudonymous identifier associated with the device you use to access the Website. These cookies are used for security only.
For more information about the cookies we use and your choices regarding cookies, please visit our Cookies Policy, or go to All About Cookies.
Use of Your Personal Data
The Company may use Personal Data for the following purposes:
To provide and maintain our Service, including to monitor the usage of our Service.
To manage Your Account: to manage Your registration as a user of the Service. The Personal Data You provide can give You access to different functionalities of the Service that are available to You as a registered user.
For the performance of a contract: the development, compliance and undertaking of the purchase contract for the products, items or services You have purchased or of any other contract with Us through the Service.
To contact You: To contact You by email, telephone calls, SMS, or other equivalent forms of electronic communication, such as a mobile application's push notifications regarding updates or informative communications related to the functionalities, products or contracted services, when necessary or reasonable for their implementation.
To provide You with news, special offers and general information about other goods, services and events which we offer that are similar to those that you have already purchased or enquired about unless You have opted not to receive such information.
To manage Your requests: To attend and manage Your requests to Us.
We may share your personal information in the following situations:
With Service Providers: We may share Your personal information with Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service, to contact You, or for payment processing.
For Business transfers: We may share or transfer Your personal information in connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of Company assets, financing, or acquisition of all or a portion of our business to another company.
With Business partners: We may share Your information with Our business partners to offer You certain products, services or promotions.
With other users: when You share personal information or otherwise interact in the public areas with other users, such information may be viewed by all users and may be publicly distributed outside. If You interact with other users or register through a Third-Party Social Media Service, Your contacts on the Third-Party Social Media Service may see Your name, profile, pictures and description of Your activity. Similarly, other users will be able to view descriptions of Your activity, communicate with You and view Your profile.
Retention of Your Personal Data
The Company will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of Our Service, or We are legally obligated to retain this data for longer time periods.
Transfer of Your Personal Data
Your information, including Personal Data, is processed at the Company's operating offices and in any other places where the parties involved in the processing are located. It means that this information may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of Your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from Your jurisdiction.
Disclosure of Your Personal Data
Under certain circumstances, the Company may be required to disclose Your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).
Other Legal Requirements
The Company may disclose Your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
Comply with a legal obligation
Protect and defend the rights or property of the Company
Prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service
Protect the personal safety of Users of the Service or the public
Protect against legal liability
Security of Your Personal Data
The security of Your Personal Data is important to Us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While We strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect Your Personal Data, We cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Detailed Information on the Processing of Your Personal Data
Service Providers have access to Your Personal Data only to perform their tasks on Our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
We may use third-party Service providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualise and personalise the ads of its own advertising network.
When you sign up to receive newsletters, marketing, or promotional materials from us, We may use Your Personal Data to contact You with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to You. You may opt-out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from Us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email We send or by contacting Us.
We may use Email Marketing Service Providers to manage and send emails to You.
We may provide paid products and/or services within the Service. In that case, we may use third-party services for payment processing (e.g. payment processors).
Your Rights under the CCPA
The right to notice. You must be properly notified which categories of Personal Data are being collected and the purposes for which the Personal Data is being used.
The right to access / the right to request. The CCPA permits You to request and obtain from the Company information regarding the disclosure of Your Personal Data that has been collected in the past 12 months by the Company or its subsidiaries to a third-party for the third party’s direct marketing purposes.
The right to say no to the sale of Personal Data. You also have the right to ask the Company not to sell Your Personal Data to third parties. You can submit such a request by visiting our "Do Not Sell My Personal Information" section or web page.
The right to know about Your Personal Data. You have the right to request and obtain from the Company information regarding the disclosure of the following:
The categories of Personal Data collected
The sources from which the Personal Data was collected
The business or commercial purpose for collecting or selling the Personal Data
Categories of third parties with whom We share Personal Data
The specific pieces of Personal Data we collected about You
The right to delete Personal Data. You also have the right to request the deletion of Your Personal Data that have been collected in the past 12 months.
The right not to be discriminated against. You have the right not to be discriminated against for exercising any of Your Consumer's rights, including by:
Denying goods or services to You
Charging different prices or rates for goods or services, including the use of discounts or other benefits or imposing penalties
Providing a different level or quality of goods or services to You
Suggesting that You will receive a different price or rate for goods or services or a different level or quality of goods or services.
Exercising Your CCPA Data Protection Rights
In order to exercise any of Your rights under the CCPA, and if you are a California resident, You can email or call us or visit our "Do Not Sell My Personal Information" section or web page.
The Company will disclose and deliver the required information free of charge within 45 days of receiving Your verifiable request. The time period to provide the required information may be extended once by an additional 45 days when reasonable necessary and with prior notice.
Do Not Sell My Personal Information
We do not sell personal information.
"Do Not Track" Policy as Required by California Online Privacy Protection Act (CalOPPA)
Our Service does not respond to Do Not Track signals.
However, some third party websites do keep track of Your browsing activities. If You are visiting such websites, You can set Your preferences in Your web browser to inform websites that You do not want to be tracked. You can enable or disable DNT by visiting the preferences or settings page of Your web browser.
PIPEDA, Alberta PIPA, B.C. PIPA, Quebec Personal Information Protection Policy
Our compliance with the 10 principles of Schedule 1 of PIPEDA, Alberta's PIPA, B.C.'s PIPA, and Quebec's Act Respecting Protection of Personal Information in the Private Sector are fulfilled as follows:
Our Privacy Officer may be reached by the methods listed under Contact Us.
Personal information collection, handling, and protection practices are fully explained under Collecting and Using Your Personal Data.
Stone Creek Angus collects user information for the following purposes:
• Name, address, phone number, email for order fulfillment
• User name/password to secure storage of customer name/address/order history
• Name, address, phone number, email address when user requests to be notified of upcoming sales or other changes of interest to user
• Collection of information including location, device type, IP address, OS type, time, and day, through Google Analytics for purposes
of site usage monitoring
Our hosting platform (third-party) collects device information, including IP address, time, and day through various cookies, both session and persistent, for performance of the site and security of the platform and its’ users.
3. OBTAINING VALID, INFORMED CONSENT
Consent by the user to use their name, address, phone, email is considered obtained at the time of purchase, or at the time of contact form submission.
User can instruct their browser to refuse all Cookies or to indicate when a Cookie is being sent. However, if You do not accept Cookies, You may not be able to use some parts of our Service. Please see Tracking Technologies and Cookies for further information and instructions.
Stone Creek Angus reserves the rights to Exceptions of the Consent Principle as follows:
We may collect personal information without the individual’s knowledge or consent only:
• if it is clearly in the individual’s interests and consent is not available in a timely way;
• if knowledge and consent would compromise the availability or accuracy of the information and collection is required to investigate a breach of an
agreement or contravention of a federal or provincial law;
• for journalistic, artistic or literary purposes;
• if it is publicly available as specified in the regulations;
• when it is contained in a witness statement and the collection is necessary to assess, process, or settle an insurance claim;
• where it is produced by individuals in the course of their employment, business or profession–as long as the collection is consistent with the purpose
for which the information was produced;
• when an individual is employed by a federal work, undertaking or business and the collection is necessary to establish, manage or terminate an
employment relationship. The employer must, however, inform individuals in advance that their personal information could be collected for such purposes.
We may use personal information without the individual’s knowledge or consent only:
• if the organization has reasonable grounds to believe the information could be useful when investigating a contravention of a federal, provincial or
foreign law and the information is used for that investigation;
• for an emergency that threatens an individual’s life, health or security;
• for statistical or scholarly study or research (the organization must notify the Privacy Commissioner of Canada before using the information);
• if it is publicly available as specified in the regulations;
• if the use is clearly in the individual’s interest and consent is not available in a timely way;
• when it is contained in a witness statement, and the use is necessary to assess, process, or settle an insurance claim;
• where it is produced by individuals in the course of their employment, business or profession–as long as the use is consistent with the purpose for
which the information was produced;
• if knowledge and consent would compromise the availability or accuracy of the information and collection was required to investigate a breach of an
agreement or contravention of a federal or provincial law; or
• when the organization is a federal work, undertaking or business and the use is necessary to establish, manage or terminate an employment
relationship. The organization must, however, inform individuals in advance that their personal information could be used for such purposes.
We may disclose personal information without the individual’s knowledge or consent only:
• to a lawyer representing the organization;
• to collect a debt the individual owes to the organization;
• to comply with a subpoena, a warrant or an order made by a court or other body with appropriate jurisdiction;
• to the Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada (FINTRAC) as required by the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist
• to a government institution that has requested the information, identified its lawful authority to obtain the information, and indicates that disclosure is for
the purpose of enforcing, carrying out an investigation, or gathering intelligence relating to any federal, provincial or foreign law; or suspects that the information relates to national security, the defence of Canada or the conduct of international affairs; or is for the purpose of administering any federal or provincial law;
• to a government institution or an individual’s next of kin or authorized representative when there are reasonable grounds to believe that the individual
has been, is or may be the victim of financial abuse. Organizations however may make such a disclosure only for the purpose of preventing or investigating the abuse, and only if it is reasonable to expect that the disclosure with the knowledge or consent of the individual would compromise the ability to prevent or investigate the abuse;
• to another organization in instances where it is reasonable for the purposes of:
o investigating a breach of an agreement or contravention of a federal or provincial law that has been, is being or is about to be committed; or
o detecting or suppressing or preventing fraud that is likely to be committed.(However, it must be reasonable to expect that disclosure with the
knowledge or consent of an individual would compromise the investigation of a law or agreement being broken or the ability to prevent, detect or suppress the fraud.)
• in connection with a business transaction (for example, the sale or merger of a business, or the lease of a company’s assets), provided certain
conditions are met to, among other things, protect the information and limit its use;
• when it is contained in a witness statement, and the disclosure is necessary to assess, process, or settle an insurance claim;
• where it is produced by individuals in the course of their employment, business or profession–as long as the disclosure is consistent with the purpose
for which the information was produced;
• when the organization is a federal work, undertaking or business (FWUB, such as telecommunications and broadcasting
companies, airlines and banks) and disclosure is necessary to establish, manage or terminate an employment relationship. The organization must, however, inform individuals in advance that their personal information could be disclosed for such purposes;
• in an emergency threatening an individual’s life, health, or security (the organization must inform the individual of the disclosure);
• to a government institution, individuals’ next of kin, or authorized representative if necessary to identify an individual who is injured, ill or deceased (and
if alive, the individual has to be informed in writing that the disclosure took place);
• for statistical, scholarly study or research (the organization must notify the Privacy Commissioner before disclosing the information); to an archival
• 20 years after the individual’s death or 100 years after the record was created;
• if it is publicly available as specified in the regulations; or
• if required by law.
4. LIMITED COLLECTION
Stone Creek Angus does not collect information indiscriminately, but only that information (as listed under Purpose) which is necessary to perform those tasks needed to fulfill the usability and products offered on this site.
5. LIMITED USE, DISCLOSURE, AND RETENTION
User name, address, and phone or email are the minimum required for Stone Creek Angus to perform services and provide products listed on this site. This information can be saved and retrieved under a personal password-protected account. Stone Creek Angus reserves the right to contact user to verify accuracy of listed information.
7. APPROPRIATE SAFEGUARDS
9. INDIVIDUAL ACCESS
User has the right to any personal information that Stone Creek Angus holds about them. Assistance to request this information may be provided by us where necessary in order to determine the existence, use, and disclosure of such information. Response to request shall be no later than 60 days maximum from receipt of request.
User has the right to recourse, including registering a complaint directly with Stone Creek Angus, as well as the OPC of Canada.
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If You are a parent or guardian and You are aware that Your child has provided Us with Personal Data, please contact Us. If We become aware that We have collected Personal Data from anyone under the age of 13 without verification of parental consent, We take steps to remove that information from Our servers.
We also may limit how We collect, use, and store some of the information of Users between 13 and 18 years old. In some cases, this means We will be unable to provide certain functionality of the Service to these users.
If We need to rely on consent as a legal basis for processing Your information and Your country requires consent from a parent, We may require Your parent's consent before We collect and use that information.
Compliance with CAN-SPAM Act of 2003 and CASL
We will never send electronic messages, including emails, which are not directly requested by You, our customer, outside of those messages which are considered a normal part of the purchase transaction, (purchase confirmation, receipt, tracking information). Your request for information or to be notified of future sales, new product, or information constitutes agreement to receive corresponding emails/electronic messages.
You, as the User, also have the choice to opt out of cookie usage on this site. For more information, and browser-specific instructions, see Tracking Technologies & Cookies.
Links to Other Websites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.