What Information Do We Collect?
You can visit our Website without identifying yourself or revealing any personal information. Some pages of IR under the URL www.irf.com are password protected and require registration by You if You want to access them. These pages allow you to volunteer personal information such as name, job title, address, telephone numbers, email, information on Your design interests, applications, credit card information and purchase quantities. IR also collects the number of visitors to our Website, browsing patterns, information derived from Your IP address indicating country or state where your communication originated, and areas of visitors’ interest.
How We Use Your Information
Non-personal information is used to generate statistics and to measure Website activity in order to improve the Website to better meet Your needs. Personal information allows IR to provide you with products, technology, services and information and enables IR to offer a customized experience on our Website. IR uses personal information for the purposes described in this Privacy Statement or otherwise disclosed to You on our Website. For example, the personal information You provide allows You to:
- Make purchases
- Receive information or materials (such as samples)
- Subscribe to receive regular information, including confirmations, brochures, technical notices, updates, security alerts and support and administrative messages
You are not required to provide personal information, but some Website features will not be available if you decline to provide needed information.
Sharing Your Information
We do not share Your personal information with third parties except as described in this Privacy Statement or as otherwise disclosed to You on our Website. Under certain circumstances, Your information may be forwarded to our authorized sales representatives and authorized distributors for follow-up action or if IR needs to ship products to You, we will share Your name and address with a carrier. IR will also release Your personal information if compelled by law to do so. We reserve the right to report to law enforcement authorities any activities that we, in good faith, believe to be unlawful.
Your Right to Opt Out at Any Time
You may opt out of the collection and processing of your Personal Data at any time. By way of example, when you are registered with irf.com, enter our online stores or register for a contest or promotion you have the option to receive or not to receive additional communications from International Rectifier. If you choose to receive these additional communications and later change your mind, you may unsubscribe at any time. For example, e-mail messages will contain instructions on how to “unsubscribe” from receiving the e-mail in question.
If you wish to unsubscribe from receiving all IR email, please update your subscriptions.
You have the right to view the Personal Data we hold about you. In addition, you have the right to correct the Personal Data we hold about you.
To correct the personal data we hold about you simply login to www.irf.com.
IR uses reasonable safeguards to help protect and secure Your personal information and uses a variety of commercially available security technologies to protect Your personnel information, including secure servers, firewalls, and encryption of financial data.
IR complies with the EU Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the US Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use and retention of personal data from European Union member countries. IR has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access and enforcement with respect to certain limited EU Personnel Data received in the United States from our affiliated companies in the EU. “EU Personnel Data” is defined as “IR employees and their identified beneficiaries or dependents, prospective employees, and officers and directors of IR companies located in the EU.”
IR personnel in the EU may raise any questions or issues regarding Safe Harbor with their local Human Resources representative or the IR Safe Harbor Privacy contact. Any IR personnel in the EU that cannot resolve his or her issue directly with their Human Resources Department is permitted to contact his or her local data protection authority for further information and assistance. Any questions about IR Safe Harbor should be directed to Theresa Olson, Assistant General Counsel at firstname.lastname@example.org.
International Rectifier Safe Harbor Statement
Links to Other Websites
- Enabling Cookies in Netscape - Select "Preferences" from the "Edit" menu of your browser. Under "Category" select "Advanced." Under "Cookies" select "Accept Cookies."
- Enabling Cookies in Internet Explorer - Right mouse click on the Internet Explorer icon on your desktop and choose "Properties" from the menu. Click on "Security" from the Internet Properties menu.
- A "High" security level will disable cookies. A "Medium" or below security level will enable cookies. Or you can click on "Custom Level" to make your selection.
Changes to this Privacy Statement
We reserve the right to change this Privacy Statement at any time.
Conditions of Use
By using IR’s Website, You consent to the collection and use of Your information as set forth in this Privacy Statement and to the Terms and Conditions of Use pertaining to our Website.
If You have any questions or comments about IR’s Privacy Statement, please contact email@example.com.