Privacy Policy

At AKJ Architects LLC, protecting your privacy is important to us - we go to great lengths to protect it.

Our goal is to provide you with a personalized online experience that provides you with the information, resources and services that are most relevant and helpful to you. This Privacy Policy has been written to describe the conditions under which this website is being made available to you and covers the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information that may be collected by AKJ Architects, LLC such as visiting our websites, when you purchase AKJ Architects, LLC products and services, or when you call our sales or support associates. It also covers the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information that may be collected by AKJ Architects, LLC anytime you interact with us. Please take a moment to read this Privacy Policy to learn about what type of information is gathered and how AKJ Architects, LLC may use this information.

By providing personal information to us through our websites, you understand and consent to the collection, maintenance, process and transfer of such information in and to the United States and other countries and territories. It will be assumed that if you provide personal information to us that you have read and understand this policy.

What do we use your information for?

We collect information from you when you fill out our contact form.

We collect your personal information because it helps us deliver an excellent level of customer service, access to our products and services that are of the greatest interest to you. In addition, your personal information helps us keep you updated on our latest product announcements, updates to software, special offers, and events you may want to know about.

What information do we collect?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

  • To process transactions. Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.
  • To send periodic emails. The email address you provide for order processing, may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, related product or service information, etc.
  • To improve our website. We continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
  • To improve customer service. Your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature
    If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails from us, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email that you will receive.

How do we protect your personal information?

We take precautions - including administrative, technical and physical measures to safeguard your personal information against loss, theft, and misuse, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. We use secure encryption on pages where credit card and any other sensitive information is required.

We strive to protect the security and integrity of sensitive personal information provided through this website. If you contact us by email or a contact us form you should be aware that transmission might not be secure. A third party could view information you send by these methods in transit. Do not send sensitive information (such as credit card payments, social security numbers, employer identification numbers, passwords, or pin numbers) to us via email or via a contact us form or similar feature on our website. We will have no liability for disclosure of your information due to errors or unauthorized acts of third parties durig or after transmission.

Third Party Links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include sharing your information as needed to trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.

There are times when it may be necessary for AKJ Architects, LLC to make personal information about you available to companies whom AKJ Architects, LLC has a strategic relationship with to perform work for AKJ Architects, LLC to provide products and services to you on our behalf. These companies may help us process information, fulfill customer orders, deliver products to you, manage and enhance customer data, provide customer service, conduct customer research or surveys.

We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not knowingly collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Do we use cookies or other technologies?

Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart, keep track of advertisements and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

If you prefer, you can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies via your browser settings. Like most websites, if you turn your cookies off, some of our services may not function properly. However, you can still place orders over the telephone or by contacting customer service.

We also use the following technologies:

Aggregate Information. Aggregate information refers to information your computer automatically provides to us that cannot be tied back to you as a specific individual. Examples include referral data (the websites you visited just before and just after our site), the pages viewed, time spent at our website, and Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you access the Internet. For example, when you request a page from one of our sites, our servers log your IP address to create aggregate reports on user demographics and traffic patterns for purposes of system administration. Log Files. Every time you request or download a file from our website, the information may be data may be stored for this event using your IP address in a log file. This information is used to analyze trends, administer the website, track users movements, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use or for other business purposes. Web Beacons. Web beacons are used to collect non-personal information about your use of our website and the websites of selected sponsors or members, your use of special promotions or newsletters, and other activities. The information collected by web beacons allows us to statistically monitor how many people are using our website and selected sponsors' sites; how many people open our emails; and for what purposes these actions are being taken. Our web beacons are not used to track your activity outside of our website or those of our sponsors. We do not link non-personal information from web beacons to personally identifiable information without your permission. We are committed to your privacy.

AKJ Architects, LLC takes protecting your privacy very seriously. To make sure your personal information is secure, we communicate these guidelines to AKJ Architects, LLC employees and strictly enforce privacy safeguards within our company.

How do you Opt-In and Opt-Out?

You may opt out of any email marketing communications with AKJ Architects, LLC by clicking the opt-out link in our messages, or by sending us a message stating that you would like to be removed from a specific marketing list or from all communication entirely. This does not include messages relating to your account transactions. You may be contacted by us in connection with us as a client, as a follow-up from an event or class, from purchasing our products or services or other occasions.

In the event that AKJ Architects, LLC or substantially all of its assets are acquired by one or more third parties as a result of an acquisition, merger, sale, reorganization, consolidation or liquidation, user information may be one of the transferred assets.

International Users

AKJ Architects, LLC abides by the safe harbor framework set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information collected from the European Union.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our web site privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will update the Privacy Policy modification date below.

This policy was last modified on 03/25/2017.