Welcome to Schafer Corporation’s (‘Schafer’) website (‘Site’). Please read the following terms and conditions before using this Site. By accessing or using our Site, you agree to the following terms and conditions. These terms are subject to change at our discretion and apply to all of our websites, including any websites owned, operated or sponsored by any of our subsidiaries or affiliates.
3. WEBSITE CONTENT AND COPYRIGHT
4. USER CONTENT
We do not want to receive confidential or proprietary information from you through our Site. If you transmit to or post on our Site any material, data, information or idea by any means, it will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and may be disseminated or used by us for any purpose. Personal data provided to us will be handled in accordance with our policies regarding privacy.
You are not authorized to post on or transmit to or from our Site any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material, or any other content that could give rise to any civil or criminal liability under the law.
The trademarks and logos of Schafer and its subsidiaries displayed on the Site are our registered and unregistered trademarks. Any trademarks of other organizations that are mentioned or shown on this site reserve the rights of use for their trademarks and any request to use their property should be directed to them. Schafer trademarks and logos may not be used in any way without prior written consent.
6. WEBSITE SERVICES
You may only access the Site and Services for lawful purposes. You are solely responsible for the knowledge of and adherence to any and all laws, rules, and regulations pertaining to your use of the Site and Services.
We may provide hyperlinks or pointers to other Web Sites maintained by third parties or may provide third party content on our Site by framing or other methods. The links to third party Web Sites are provided for your convenience and information only. The content in any linked Web Sites is not under our control so we are not responsible for the content, including any further links in a third party site. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to our Site, you do this entirely at your own risk.
Schafer reserves the right to terminate a link to a third party Web Site at any time. The fact that we provide a link to a third party Web Site does not mean that we endorse, authorize or sponsor that Web Site. It also does not mean that we are affiliated with the third party Web Site’s owners or sponsors. Similarly, if a third party links to our Site, it is not necessarily an indication of an endorsement, authorization, sponsorship, affiliation, joint venture or partnership by or with Schafer.
8. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
Our Site content is provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, either express or implied. We disclaim all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties and merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.
We make no claims that the information, including materials, documents, images, graphics, logos, design, audio, video and text presented is: accurate or complete, up-to-date or free from technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. We do not have a duty to update any content and cannot guarantee that access to the Site will be free from interruptions, errors, computer viruses or other harmful components.
9. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL SCHAFER BE LIABLE TO ANY PERSON OR BUSINESS ENTITY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR OTHER DAMAGES OR LOSSES BASED ON OR CAUSED BY ANY USE OF THIS SITE OR ANY OTHER WEBSITE TO WHICH THIS SITE IS LINKED, THE CONTENT OF THIS OR OTHER WEBSITES, OR ANY VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS DERIVED FROM ANY SUCH WEBSITES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY LOST PROFITS, REVENUE, OR USE, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, OR LOSS OF COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA, OR INFORMATION, EVEN IF SCHAFER HAS BEEN SPECIFICALLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSSES. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN LIABILITIES, SO THESE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU IN WHOLE OR IN PART.
You agree to indemnify and hold Schafer, and its successors, assigns, affiliates, directors, officers, agents, partners, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and amounts paid to settle claims or demands, made by any person due to or arising out of User Content you submit, post to, email, or otherwise transmit through the Services or Site, your use of the Services, your connection to the Services and Site, or your breach of this Agreement.
11. TERMINATION OF SERVICE
This Agreement may be terminated by either party without notice at any time for any reason; provided that you may no longer use our Site after you have terminated this Agreement. The Agreement will continue to apply to all past use of the Site and Services by you, even if you are no longer using it. You acknowledge and agree that Schafer and its affiliates may terminate or block your use of all or part of the Site and Services without prior notice for any reason, including, without limitation, if Schafer believes you have engaged in conduct prohibited by this Agreement. You agree that upon termination or discontinuance for any reason, we may delete all information related to you on the Site and Services and may bar your use of the Services.
12. MODIFICATION OF THE WEBSITE OR SERVICES
Schafer reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Site and/or Services with or without notice. You agree that Schafer will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, or discontinuance of service.
13. JURISDICTION AND CHOICE OF LAW
This Site is controlled and administered by Schafer from its offices within the United States, and this Site and its contents are intended to comply with applicable laws and regulations in the United States. Schafer makes no representation that the content of this website complies with laws and regulations of any jurisdiction outside of the United States or that such content is appropriate or available for use in any such jurisdiction. Access to any content on this Site from locations where such content is illegal is prohibited. If you choose to access this site from locations outside of the United States, you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws and regulations. You may not use or export any of the information on this website in violation of U.S. export laws and regulations.
14. NO WAIVER
If Schafer fails to enforce any provision of this Agreement or to respond to a breach of this Agreement by you or other persons it shall not in any way constitute a waiver of Schafer’s rights to enforce any provision of this Agreement against you or any other person at any time.
Website Privacy Notice
This Privacy Notice provides important information about your privacy in connection with your use of Schafer Corporation websites. Please review it carefully. Your continued use of this website constitutes your agreement with this Privacy Notice and any subsequent updates.
Our Commitment to Privacy
At Schafer Corporation your privacy is important to us. We are committed to complying with all applicable federal, state, local, and International privacy laws and regulations. We strive to provide an environment in which our employees, customers, stockholders, and partners trust us to handle personal information responsibly. We provide this privacy notice as part of our commitment to privacy by describing what personal information we collect, how we use it, how we protect it, and with whom we share it.
Scope of This Notice
To make this notice easy to find, we make it available in the footer of every web page where it applies. Employees and others with access to the Schafer Corporation internal Intranet should note that this privacy notice will apply if linked directly from there.
What Information We Collect and How We Use It
While visiting our website you may be asked to voluntarily provide personal information in order to accomplish the purpose of your visit. For example, if you are exploring career opportunities you may be asked to provide your email address, residence, education, work experience, and other personal information typically found on a résumé. The specific information that you may choose to provide will depend on the nature of the transaction to be completed and is always voluntary.
How We Protect Your Information
We use reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information you provide to us against loss, misuse, or unauthorized access. All personal information that we collect is protected using industry standard computer security and industrial security practices.
Cookies and Other Website Technical Considerations
Our website uses modern web application methods that result in the automatic collection and storage of certain data that some may consider to be personal or personally identifiable information. This includes your Internet Protocol or IP addresses, type of browser that you use, and other technical data about your computing environment. This information is stored in server logs that we maintain and review for the purpose of improving and supporting the secure operation of our website. We use “cookies” on our website to enhance the experience of our visitors, such as retaining user preferences between sessions. A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer. Cookies cannot be used to deliver viruses to your computer, they are uniquely assigned to you, and our cookies can only be read by our web servers. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies or, if you prefer, you can modify your web browser settings to decline all cookies or selectively decline cookies as they are offered. Our website may contain links to other websites. You should carefully review the privacy notices and practices of other websites, as we cannot control or be responsible for the privacy practices of sites not affiliated with Schafer Corporation
With Whom We Share Your Information
Information collected from you by Schafer Corporation will not be shared with third parties for purposes other than in support of Schafer Corporation’s operations and as necessary to facilitate the purpose for which you provided it. In some cases we may share the information with service providers retained by Schafer Corporation to provide services on its behalf. These providers will use your information only to accomplish the task for which they have been retained. From whatever place you provide information to this website, you should expect that it will be processed and viewed in the United States. Your use of this website constitutes your consent for any cross-border data transfer resulting from such use. Your information may also be shared under the following circumstances (i) if we are required to do so by law enforcement authorities or government agencies, and (ii) in connection with investigations or other efforts to prevent illegal activities or pertaining to public safety.
Schafer Corporation’s websites are not designed with the intent to attract the collection of information from children under the age of
18. We ask that children under the age of 18 not submit any personal information to us while viewing our website
Updates to This Privacy Notice and to Your Information
We may update this Privacy Notice periodically without prior notice to reflect changes in our practice. Updates will be dated and posted on our corporate website. If you volunteered personal information to Schafer Corporation and would like to update it, please visit the portion of this site where you submitted the information and follow the directions there to submit any changes.
How to Contact us
If you have questions relating to this Privacy Notice or for any questions you might have about our privacy practices, please contact Corporate Headquarters at 703.516.6000.