Thank you for visiting The Yards website. Forest City Enterprises, INC, and The Yards are committed to respecting the privacy of individuals with whom we interact. To better enable you to manage your privacy, we provide this policy (“Policy”) to explain our online information practices and the choices you have about the way your personal information is collected and used.
Except as otherwise discussed in this Policy, this Policy only addresses the use and disclosure of information we collect from you. Any site that is accessible through our site has its own privacy policies and practices for data collection, use, and disclosure.
This web site is not intended for use by minors. Consistent with the Federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, we will never knowingly request, use or disclose personally identifiable information regarding an individual under the age of 18. You must be at least 18 years old to have our permission to use this site. Children under the age of 18 are hereby instructed to exit this web site without providing your own personally identifiable information to us.
What type of information do we collect?
If you request that we send you information, we may ask you to provide certain information about yourself. We may request that you provide your name, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone number, and other contact information in order to respond to your request. If you do not want your personal data collected, please do not submit it to us.
How do we use it?
As a general rule, we do not share, sell or trade customer information with third parties. We use the information you provide in order to 1) fulfill requests for information, 2) provide customer service, 3) measure and improve the effectiveness of our web site(s), our marketing efforts, or our services, and 4) fulfill other business purposes. While we may contract with third parties to assist with the maintenance and management of our website, we do not authorize those third parties to use that information for any other purposes.
We may disclose user information when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact, or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interfering with our rights, property or operations, other web site users, or anyone else who could be harmed by such activities. We may also disclose user information when we believe the law requires it, or in response to any demand by law enforcement authorities in connection with a criminal investigation.
Links to third party websites.
Our website may contain links to other websites that we do not control. We have no responsibility or liability for the practices, policies and security measures implemented by others on their web sites. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of those other sites to learn how they collect and use information about you and to contact them to ask questions about their privacy practices, policies, and security measures before disclosing personal information.
How do we protect your information?
We will use commercially reasonable means to minimize the risk of unauthorized disclosures. We have put in place appropriate physical, logical, and managerial policies and procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect online. Although we take appropriate measures to safeguard against unauthorized disclosures of information, we cannot assure you that personally identifiable information that we collect will never be disclosed in a manner that is inconsistent with this Policy. No data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.
By using this website, you consent to the collection and use of the information as described in this Policy.
Changes to policy.
We reserve the right to change this Policy at any time. You should review our Policy each time before you provide personally identifiable information. This statement and the policies and practices outlined herein are not intended to and do not create any contractual or other legal rights in or on behalf of any party.