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You may not use anyone else’s sino-sources ID, password or account at any time without the express permission and consent of the holder of that sino-sources ID, password or account. sino-sources cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with these obligations.
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When you create an sino-sources ID, register your products, apply for commercial credit, purchase a product, or participate in an online survey, we may collect a variety of information, including but not limited to your name, mailing address, phone number, email address, contact preferences, and credit card information.
The personal information we collect allows us to improve our services, content, and advertising. From time to time, we may use your personal information to send important notices, such as communications about purchases and changes to our terms, conditions, and policies. We may also use personal information for internal purposes such as auditing, data analysis, and research to improve sino-sources’s products, services, and customer communications. sino-sources shares personal information with companies who provide services such as information processing, extending credit, fulfilling customer orders, delivering products to you, managing and enhancing customer data, providing customer service, assessing your interest in our products and services, and conducting customer research or satisfaction surveys.
It may be necessary − by law, legal process, litigation, and/or requests from public and governmental authorities within or outside your country of residence − for sino-sources to disclose your personal information. We may also disclose information about you if we determine that for purposes of national security, law enforcement, or other issues of public importance, disclosure is necessary or appropriate.
We may also disclose information about you if we determine that disclosure is reasonably necessary to enforce our terms and conditions or protect our operations or users. Additionally, in the event of a reorganization, merger, or sale we may transfer any and all personal information we collect to the relevant third party.
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