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Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

These Terms of Use and Privacy Policy ("Terms") set out the basis on which you are entitled to access and use MCM Electronic, Inc.’s (“MCM”) website.

MCM may revise these Terms at any time by updating this page. Your continued access or use of MCM’s website after such change indicates your acceptance of these Terms as modified. You should check from time to time to review these Terms.

All communications regarding MCM’s website should be addressed to talk@mcmelectronics.com .

Sections:

1. Information Accuracy and Availability

2. Access and Use of Information

3. Intellectual Property Rights Notice

4. Territory Statement

5. Suspension and Termination

6. Liability

7. Law and Jurisdiction

8. Privacy Policy

1. Information Accuracy and Availability

All information provided by MCM and any materials that may be provided to you or to which you are referred are provided in good faith as a convenience to you and may be used for information purposes only and at all times in accordance with these Terms.

To the maximum extent permitted by law, MCM does not make any representations or warranties (express or implied) that all such information or materials provided by it are accurate, comprehensive, up to date, verified or complete. In particular, MCM does not make any representations or warranties (express or implied) concerning the fitness for any particular purpose of any such information or materials.

The information and materials MCM may provide to you do not constitute any form of advice and/or recommendation. MCM does not undertake to update or correct any information and/or materials provided and MCM reserves the right to make improvements and/or changes to any information or materials on its website.

Where MCM refers to external or third party websites, sources of information or reference materials ("Sources"), no recommendation, sponsorship or endorsement is given of those Sources. Links to third-party websites are provided solely for your convenience and if you use these links, you leave MCM’s website. MCM has not reviewed all of these third-party websites and does not control and is not responsible for these websites or their content or availability. If you decide to access any third-party websites, you do so entirely at your own risk. These Terms only apply to this website so when you link to other websites you should check the terms and privacy policy on those sites.

While MCM tries to ensure that its website is and remains available 24 hours a day, it will not be liable if, for any reason, at any time, it becomes unavailable for any period of time or at all. Access may be suspended temporarily or permanently without notice.

2 . ACCESS AND USE OF INFORMATION

Your access to MCM’s website is strictly limited to your personal or internal business use.

3 . INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS NOTICE

Any products, technology or processes described on MCM’s website and any materials to which you are referred may be subject to intellectual property rights (including, but not limited to, rights in trademarks, trade secrets and patents) owned by or licensed to MCM or owned by third parties. All rights in respect of such information and materials are reserved to MCM or to their rightful owners.

Where materials are provided by MCM, you may download to a local hard disk and/or print individual sections of materials for personal use and information or for the internal use of your business only and provided that you retain all copyright, other proprietary notices or other intellectual property notices contained in the original material on all downloads and/or copies made. Any file downloads are made at your own risk.

You acknowledge that all proprietary rights in and to such copyright material and/or materials attracting other intellectual property rights are and shall remain vested in MCM or the relevant third-party owners and that you shall obtain no rights in respect of such materials other than as stated above.

For the purpose of these Terms, any use of materials other than in accordance with these Terms is strictly prohibited. If you breach any of these Terms, you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed materials. Save as mentioned above, no part of MCM’s website may be reproduced or stored in any other website in any public or private electronic system or service without MCM’s prior written permission.

4 . TERRITORY STATEMENT

MCM’s website should not be used by any person or entity in any jurisdiction where its use would be contrary to applicable laws, rules or regulations of any governmental authority or regulatory or self-regulatory organization.

You must be satisfied that you are entitled to access and use MCM’s website. MCM accepts no responsibility for unauthorized access or use.

5 . SUSPENSION AND TERMINATION

MCM will determine, in its discretion, whether there has been a breach of these Terms through your use of MCM’s website. When a breach of these Terms has occurred, MCM may take such action as it deems appropriate.

6 . LIABILITY

You acknowledge that MCM’s website is provided free of charge. MCM accepts no liability for information provided. It is your responsibility to determine whether any information or materials provided are suitable for your intended use and no representations or warranties are provided in this regard.

MCM excludes, to the fullest extent permissible at law, all conditions, warranties and stipulations, express or implied, statutory, customary or otherwise which, but for such exclusion, would or might subsist in your favor.

To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, MCM shall not be liable WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), BREACH OF STATUTORY DUTY, RESTRICTION OR OTHERWISE in respect of any claims or any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, SPECIAL loss (including, without limitation, loss of profits, REVENUES, ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, GOODWILL, DATA, OR BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES) of any nature or for any exemplary or punitive damages, whether arising directly or indirectly from the use of OR RELIANCE UPON or inability to make use of the information and materials contained in or available through mcm’s website or otherwise howsoever arising WHETHER OR NOT mcm HAs BEEN ADVISED OF THE LIKELIHOOD OF SUCH LOSS.

Each of MCM’s employees, agents and sub-contractors may rely on and enforce the exclusions and restrictions of liability in these Terms in that person's own name and for that person's own benefit.

7 . LAW AND JURISDICTION

Any use of MCM’s website shall at all times be governed by the laws of the state of Illinois and the United States and, in the event of any dispute, the relevant parties shall irrevocably submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the state of Illinois.

Any provision of these Terms which is held by any competent authority to be invalid, void, voidable, unenforceable or unreasonable (in whole or in part) shall to the extent of such invalidity, voidness, voidability, unenforceability or unreasonableness be deemed severable and the other provisions of these Terms and the remainder of such provision shall not be affected. Failure by MCM to enforce or partially enforce any provision of these Terms will not be construed as a waiver of any rights under these Terms.

MCM is entitled, without your consent or notice to you, to assign the benefit, subject to the burden, of these Terms to any company in Premier Farnell’s group of companies at any time.

8. PRIVACY POLICY

The purpose of this privacy policy is to set out the principles governing MCM’s collection, use and disclosure of the personal information MCM may obtain about you during your visit to MCM’s website. If you have any questions regarding this policy or feel that MCM is not complying with it, please contact the web support team via talk@mcmelectronics.com.

What information MCM collects from you:

When you sign up on MCM’s website or place an order for products or services, MCM may collect from you certain information, including the following: a username, your first and last name and email address, MCM Customer number, mailing address, phone number, primary job role and product usage needs for which you are visiting MCM’s website.

MCM does not intend to collect any sensitive personal information on MCM’s website and therefore you should not include any sensitive personal information (e.g. data relating to your health, finances, sexual orientation, religion, racial or ethnic origin, political opinions) on your profile or otherwise on MCM’s website.

During the course of your use of MCM’s website you may pass information to MCM in the context of questions and comments and a dialogue may develop. You may also voluntarily complete customer surveys or participate in competitions, sweepstakes or other promotions run by MCM or other companies in the Premier Farnell group and pass information in those contexts. The majority of this information will not be personal information but, to the extent that you do disclose any personal information during these sessions, that personal information will be managed in accordance with this privacy policy.

To the extent you are a registered user of MCM’s website, you have the option at any time to change your preferences registered in connection with any of MCM’s sites or services at any time.

How MCM stores and uses your information:

The information you provide when registering to use, and in the course of using, MCM’s website may be used by MCM:

· to provide you with the products and services you order and to manage your account;

· to contact you in connection with any query you have raised;

· to contact you to inform you about other announcements, special offers, products, services or events on offer from MCM, its affiliates, and certain third-party business partners that MCM thinks may be of interest to you. MCM will always give you the option not to be contacted in this way or at all and you may exercise that option at any time.

· for administration purposes or to help MCM develop and improve its offering;

· for crime prevention, security or detection purposes; and

· as otherwise permitted or required by law.

The transmission of information via the internet is not always completely secure. MCM cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to MCM’s site; and any transmission is at your own risk. Once MCM has received your personal information, MCM does employ security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.

To whom MCM may disclose your information:

· MCM may share your information with other affiliates within the Premier Farnell group of companies. MCM may also need or wish to share your information with a limited number of others for a variety of reasons, including to provide product suppliers with limited point of sale information for calculation of sales commissions and other limited uses. MCM obtains appropriate confidentiality protection in those instances.

· For the purposes outlined above, MCM may disclose your information to its service providers and agents who help it to carry on or advise it on how to develop its business (which may include other companies within the Premier Farnell group, as well as reputable third-party providers). MCM requires them to treat your personal information as confidential.

MCM will not share your information with any third parties outside of the Premier Farnell group for their marketing purposes.

You should also be aware that MCM may pass on information to a law enforcement agency requesting it in connection with the commission of an offence, once MCM is reasonably satisfied as to the circumstances surrounding the request, or to comply with applicable laws and any lawful government or regulatory requests.

Security Statement:

Access to the personal information that you provide and MCM stores is password protected and access to passwords is limited. Firewall technology is used to prevent unauthorized access and servers are backed up daily, with archives stored in a secure location.

MCM’s website uses SSL (which stands for "Secure Sockets Layer" technology), the de facto standard for internet security. SSL is an open protocol for secure data communications across computer networks. Broad support for this protocol promotes interoperability between products from many organizations. It provides an environment in which electronic commerce can be conducted and data can be safely encrypted and protected. SSL provides a straightforward method for adding strong security to existing applications and network infrastructures. SSL is application protocol independent and provides encryption, which creates a secure channel to prevent others from tapping into the network; authentication, which uses certificates and digital signatures to verify the identity of parties in information exchanges and transactions; and message integrity, which ensures that messages cannot be altered en route. MCM’s website is authenticated for e-commerce by VeriSign, the world's leading website authentication authority.

Use of Cookies:

MCM may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file. A "cookie" is a piece of information that MCM’s website sends to your browser, which then stores this information on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies help MCM improve its website and deliver a better and more personalized service by, for example, allowing MCM’s website to "remember" information about your preferences and to collect standard internet log information and visitor behavior information. This information may be used, for example, to:

· personalize your repeat visits to MCM’s website;

· help speed up your searches;

· track visitor use of the website;

· compile statistical reports on website activity;

· assess the requirement for and determine the suitability of certain products and services;

· assist MCM in developing its website; and

· provide you with enhanced online display advertising tailored to your interests. To opt out of advertising from MCM, click here.

For further information visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the settings on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of cookies and the above website tells you how to do this. If you choose not to accept a cookie, you will still be able to use MCM’s website but you may be unable to access certain parts of its website.

Advertising:

MCM uses third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit its website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here.

Traffic Data:

MCM collects click-stream data such as referring URL, browser and platform, time of visit, pages visited and searches performed. These statistics are used to help MCM improve the performance of MCM’s website and better serve its customers. MCM analyzes this data to establish trends and help MCM improve your online experience.

Aggregated traffic data may be shared with potential advertisers, research firms, and business partners for demographic purposes. When used in this aggregated form no one will be able to identify or contact you.

Who MCM is:

MCM means MCM Electronics, Inc. and each of its subsidiary or affiliate companies in the Premier Farnell Group. Please note that as MCM continues to develop its business, it might sell or buy stores, subsidiaries, or business units, and in such transactions, customer information generally is one of the transferred business assets. Also, in the unlikely event that any or substantially all of MCM’s assets are acquired by a third party, customer personal information will of course be one of the transferred assets.

Privacy Policy Enforcement:

If you feel that MCM is violating this Privacy Statement, please contact MCM at sales@mcmelectronics.com.

Rev. April 2017

Quick Facts
MCM
Service Provided Distributor, Electronics
Number of Employees 130
Business Established 1976
Business Incorporated 1996
Incorporated In Delaware
Parent Company Premier Farnell plc.
Tax ID Number 34-1843410
DUNS Number 78-910-8958
SIC Code 5065
Premier Farnell
Tax ID Number 34-1855144
DUNS Number 21-217-3561
Investor Information