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The “Linaro Website” shall mean the web site operated by or on behalf of Linaro Limited (hereinafter “We/Us/Our”) for your use, whether as a guest or a registered user.  Linaro Limited is a private limited company registered in England and Wales with company number 07180318.  VAT No: 990 0273 24.  Registered Office Address Suite 220, The Quorum, Barnwell Road, Cambridge. CB5 8RE, United Kingdom.

Accessing Our site

Access to the Linaro Website is permitted on a temporary basis, and We reserve the right to withdraw or amend the information We provide on the Linaro Website without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason the Linaro Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.  From time to time, We may restrict access to some parts of the Linaro Website, or the entire Linaro Website, to users who have registered with us.

Use of and reliance on information posted

We grant you permission to download the information on to a computer and to make one hard copy of the information for reference purposes only.  You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

With respect to material, including but not limited to still images, video footage, audio product or visual representations, contained within the Linaro Website, We only grant you permission to download the material for personal use.  We do not grant you a right for republication, retransmission, reproduction or other use of such material.

Any of the material on the Linaro Website may be out of date or include omissions, inaccuracies or other errors at any given time, and We are under no obligation to update such material. Commentary and other materials posted on the Linaro Website site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed.  We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to the Linaro Website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

Our liability

Except where expressly provided otherwise in an agreement between you and us, all information provided directly on the linaro website or indirectly through the Linaro website by hypertext link or otherwise is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind. We hereby disclaim all warranties with respect to this information, whether express or implied, including the implied warranties of merchantability, satisfactory quality and fitness for a particular purpose. In no event shall we be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, or damages for loss of profits, revenue, data or use, incurred by you or any third party, whether in contract, tort or otherwise, arising from your access to, use of, or reliance upon information obtained from or through the Linaro website. We reserve the right to make changes, updates or corrections to the information on the Linaro website at any time without notice.

Information about you and your visits to Our site

We process information about you gained from your use of the Linaro Website in accordance with Our privacy policy.

Transactions concluded through Our site

Contracts for the supply of goods, services or information formed through Our site or as a result of visits made by you are governed by Our terms and conditions notified to you during each individual transaction.

Links from Our site

Where Our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only.  We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

Thank you for visiting Our site.

LEC-ELA-00989-V1.0, 03 May 2010. Address updated September 2012. Copyright (c) 2010 Linaro Limited

As an organization Linaro Limited is committed to fairness, both in the collection and use of personal information. Fairness has two elements:

Using information in a way that people would reasonably expect and in a way that is fair;

Ensuring, as far is reasonably practical, people know how their information will be used.

To achieve these aims, Linaro follows the code of practice recommended by the UK Information Commissioner under section 51 of the Data Protection Act 1998.

We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of users of web sites operated by or on behalf of Linaro™  Limited (together “Linaro Website”). This statement explains how We collect, use and safeguard Data (defined below) you provide when using a Linaro Website. This statement forms part of and is incorporated into the Terms and Conditions of Use. Any personal information which may be collected from a Linaro Website will be treated in accordance with this privacy policy, the Data Protection Act 1998, as amended and other applicable laws.  For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998, the data controller is Linaro Limited, a company registered in England and Wales with company number 07180318 (hereinafter “We/Us/Our”). Registered office address: Suite 220, The Quorum, Barnwell Road, Cambridge, CB5 8RE, United Kingdom. Linaro Limited is a private limited company.

By using a Linaro Website, you consent to the collection and use of your information in the manner and for the purposes set out below.

What personal information is collected?

When you send Us an email or visit a Linaro Website, We may collect, from both public and private areas of the Linaro Website, personal information volunteered by you about you, including name, title, company, county, mailing address, email address, phone numbers, fax numbers, age range and company size and Our web server logs, browser cookies and local shared objects may collect details of your domain name, operating system, browser type, IP address and a unique identifier for your computer, or other access device (“Data”).  When you submit Data you are agreeing to its transfer, storage and processing.

Who is collecting the Data?

When you are on a Linaro Website and are asked for Data, you are sharing that Data with Linaro Limited and its related companies.  The Data may be stored in the European Economic Area (“EEA”) or transferred to and stored at a destination outside the EEA.  Data may be disclosed to and processed by staff operating outside of the EEA who work for Us and Our related companies.

The Linaro Website may also contain various links to third-party web sites. Third-party web sites may provide additional information, goods, services and/or promotions. These sites are owned and operated independently from Us, and have their own separate privacy and data collection practices. Any Data you provide to these web sites will be governed under the terms of their privacy policy, if any. We have no responsibility or liability whatsoever for the independent actions or policies of these independent sites, and are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such sites.

How is your Data used?

Data maybe used internally by Us, including updating Our databases, contacting you with requested information, maintaining a technical support history, sending marketing information, determining trends in your use of Our product, aiding in the design of Our product and services, processing your enquiries, measuring the use of Our sites, administering and improving the content of Our sites.

With whom do We share your Data?

Except as expressly stated in this policy or on Our web sites, We do not provide your Data to third parties without your consent.

If you register and provide information to a forum or blog the information you provide will be published for anyone to see.

We may occasionally share aggregated demographic Data with Our partners. This Data is not linked to any personal information that can identify any individual person.

We process data in the ordinary course of business and We use third parties to provide services on Our behalf.   We will provide your relevant Data to them solely for the purposes of the effective delivery of such services.

In the event that We sell or buy any business or assets, or if Linaro or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party the relevant Data held by Us will be one of the transferred assets.

We may use your Data if We are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce or apply Our terms of use and other agreements; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of Linaro, Our customers, or others.

What choices do you have regarding the collection, use and distribution of your Data?

We may, from time to time, send you email or direct mail regarding Our products and services. If you do not want to receive such information, simply tell Us when you give Us your Data, or follow the directions contained on the mailing to remove your name from Our mailing list(s).

You also have the right to access (review, correct, amend or delete) your Data by contacting Us. Individuals are responsible for providing Linaro with accurate and complete personal information, and for contacting Us if correction of such information is required. Please note that, where permitted, We may charge a nominal fee for fulfilling access requests and that to the extent permitted by Law We reserve the right to disallow unreasonable requests for access.

Please direct any questions concerning Linaro’s privacy practices or if you have any queries or requests in relation to your Data to privacy@linaro.org or Linaro Limited, Suite 220, The Quorum, Barnwell Road, Cambridge, CB5 8RE, United Kingdom. Requests to unsubscribe from (“opt-out”) of communications from Linaro may also be sent to unsubscribe at privacy@linaro.org.

How secure is your Data?

We always use industry-standard encryption technologies when transferring and receiving Data. We have appropriate security measures in place to protect against any loss, misuse or alteration of information that We have collected.  However, We cannot ensure or otherwise warrant the security of any information you provide to Us or from a Linaro Website, and therefore you use the Linaro Website at your own risk.

What about browser cookies and local shared objects?

This website does not store any information that would, on its own, allow us to identify individual users of this service without their permission. Any cookies that may be used by this website are used either solely on a per session basis or to maintain user preferences. Cookies are not shared with any third parties.

COOKIE NAME DESCRIPTION
flCrumbs This cookie is set on confirmation that visitors are happy with the use of cookies on this website.
This cookie is only set after users have consented to the use of cookies.
___utmas___utmbs___utmcs___utmzs  These cookies are part of Google Analytics, which we use to monitor traffic levels, search queries and visits to this website, and to highlight potential problems within the site structure.Google Analytics stores IP address anonamously on its servers in the US, and neither we or Google associate your IP address with any personally identifiable information.These cookies enable Google to determine whether you are a return visitor to the site, and to track the pages that you visit during your session.
This cookie is set after users have consented to the use of cookies.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”).  Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage.  Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.  You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.  By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.  Please note that by deleting or disabling browser cookies or local shared objects you may not be able to use certain areas or features of Our site.

To edit cookie settings for PCs

  • Google Chrome
    Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select Options. Click the ‘Under the Hood’ tab, locate the ‘Privacy’ section, and select the ‘Content settings’ button.
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, 7.0, 8.0, 9.0
    Locate ‘Internet options’ in the browser menu, then click on the ‘Privacy’ tab.
  • Mozilla Firefox
    Locate ‘Tools’ in the browser menu and select Options, then select the Privacy icon. Click on Cookies
  • Opera
    Click on ‘Menu’ at the top of your browser window and select ‘Settings’. Select ‘Preferences’, then the ‘Advanced’ tab

To edit cookie settings for Macs

  • Safari
    Click on ‘Safari’ at the top of your browser window and select the ‘Preferences’ option, then ‘Security’.
  • Google Chrome
    Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select Options. Click the ‘Under the Hood’ tab, locate the ‘Privacy’ section, and select the ‘Content settings’ button.
  • Mozilla Firefox
    Locate ‘Tools’ in the browser menu and select Options, then select the Privacy icon. Click on Cookies
  • Opera
    Click on ‘Menu’ at the top of your browser window and select ‘Settings’. Select ‘Preferences’, then the ‘Advanced’ tab

Changes to this privacy policy

We may revise this privacy policy at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes We made, as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in this privacy policy may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on Our site.

Thank you for visiting Our site.

LEC-ELA-00990-V2.0, 27 April, 2010, Copyright (c) 2010 Linaro Limited

Linaro® is a registered trademark of Linaro in the United Kingdom and other countries

Linux® is the registered trademark of Linus Torvalds in the U.S. and other countries

All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

The objectives of the Linaro company trademark policy are to: encourage widespread use of the Linaro trademarks by the Linaro™ community while controlling that use in order to avoid confusion on the part of Linaro users and the general public; to maintain the value of the image and reputation of the trademarks and to protect them from inappropriate or unauthorized use.

The Trademark policy and guidelines provide information on what is allowed, what isn’t allowed, and cases in which you should ask permission.  If you have any doubt, please contact us at trademarks@linaro.org and a member of our trademark team will be in touch with you shortly.