Effective Date: 12/9/08
By submitting an online order form, or by using Asia Pacific IT’s service, Customer hereby agrees to the
shall comply with and require its end users to comply
of Service (TOS), Asia Pacific IT’s Acceptable
Use Policy (AUP), and Asia Pacific IT’s No-Spam
Policy (NSP). In this document, the word “Agreement,”
with a capital “A,” refers to the TOS,
Asia Pacific IT respects the privacy of every individual
who visits its Web sites and uses its services. This
privacy statement provides notice of the standards
and terms under which Asia Pacific IT protects the
privacy of information supplied by visitors to sites
on the World Wide Web that are owned and operated
by Asia Pacific IT, including www.asiapacific-it.com.
This privacy statement provides notice of our information
collection practices and of the ways in which your
information may be used. This policy may change from
time to time, so please check back periodically to
review this information.
2. Personally Identifiable Information.
Asia Pacific IT typically receives specific data about
its Web site visitors only when such information is
provided voluntarily, such as when our visitors request
information, purchase or enroll for services, provide
resume information for employment opportunities, or
send us e-mail. Of course, some of these activities
require that you give us information, such as when
you make a purchase, use a credit card or electronic
payment service to pay for Asia Pacific IT services,
submit your resume, or request certain types of information.
We collect the following types of information about
|Zip code or postal code
|Internet domain name
|Credit or debit card information
|Type of card (e.g., Visa, Mastercard)
|Paypal account information
|Email address of PayPal account
|Internet Protocol (IP) address
for fraud-prevention purposes
When you provide personally identifiable information
to Asia Pacific IT through one of our Web sites, it
will be used to fulfill your specific request. However,
Asia Pacific IT reserves the right, in its discretion,
to send you bulletins and other important information
about your Asia Pacific IT services.
Asia Pacific IT currently only sends service communication
e-mails through www.asiapacific-it.com, and does not
send marketing e-mails or newsletters through www.asiapacific-it.com.
The service communication e-mails are essential to our
registering you for service and to our continuing provision
of services to you. Therefore, you may not opt out of
receiving these e-mail messages.
Asia Pacific IT will not, however, sell, trade, or otherwise
disclose your personally identifiable information unless
we are authorized or legally required to do so, or in
the case of imminent physical harm to any person. On
those Asia Pacific IT sites where you may provide Asia Pacific IT with credit card, electronic payment service,
or other ordering information via the Web, Asia Pacific
IT protects and secures this information by employing
commercially customary Web-based security and encryption
protocols, an example of which is the Secure Socket
Layer (SSL). On those sites where you voluntarily offer
any feedback, data, answers, questions, comments, suggestions,
ideas or the like, Asia Pacific IT will treat that portion
of the information as non-confidential and non-proprietary
and, except as otherwise expressed in this privacy statement,
Asia Pacific IT assumes no obligation to protect such
information from disclosure.
3. Non-Personally Identifiable (Generic) Information.
In general, Asia Pacific IT gathers some generic information
automatically. Generic information does not reveal the
identity of the visitor. It usually includes information
about the Internet address assigned to your computer,
the number and frequency of visitors, and the Asia Pacific
IT sites visited. Asia Pacific IT gathers this information
for the limited purpose of determining customer service
and Web site needs. We accomplish this by using certain
technologies, including “cookies” (a technology
that can be used to provide the visitor with tailored
information about Asia Pacific IT services). Asia Pacific
IT does not combine information collected in this way
with any personally identifiable information. You can
set your Web browser to notify you when you receive
a cookie and you can refuse it. However, refusing some
cookies may make it impossible to use or navigate the
Asia Pacific IT Web site properly.
4. Your Asia Pacific IT-Hosted Web Site, Bulletin
Boards, Chat Rooms and Third Party Sites.
Information that you disclose in a public space, including
on any bulletin board, chat room, or Web site that Asia Pacific IT may host for you as part of your Asia Pacific
IT services, is available to anyone else who visits
that space. Asia Pacific IT cannot safeguard any information
you disclose in these locations. Additionally, Asia Pacific IT Web sites may contain links to sites that
belong to third parties unrelated to Asia Pacific IT.
Asia Pacific IT cannot protect any information you may
disclose at these sites and recommends that you review
We post customer testimonials on our web site which
may contain personally identifiable information such
as the customer's name. We do obtain the customer's
consent prior to posting the testimonial to post their
name along with their testimonial.
5. Exceptions and Limitations.
Notwithstanding the foregoing and in compliance with
applicable laws, Asia Pacific IT (i) cooperates fully
with state, local, and federal officials in any investigation
relating to any content (including personal or private
electronic communications transmitted to Asia Pacific
IT) or purported unlawful activities of any user of
the Asia Pacific IT Service, and (ii) takes reasonable
measures to protect its proprietary rights. For the
limited purposes of accomplishing such cooperation and
measures and in compliance with applicable laws, Asia
Pacific IT may be required to disclose personally identifiable
In addition, Asia Pacific IT may elect to monitor the
areas of communication of any kind (i) to satisfy any
law, regulation, or government request; (ii) if such
disclosure is necessary or appropriate to operate Asia
Pacific IT’s business; or (iii) to protect the
rights or property of Asia Pacific IT or others.
6. Sale or Transfer of Asia Pacific IT’s
Stock or Assets.
In connection with the potential or actual sale or transfer
of any of its interest in www.asiapacific-it.com, and
other sites owned by Asia Pacific IT, and any of the
assets or stock of the company, Asia Pacific IT reserves
the right to sell or transfer your information (including,
but not limited to, name, address information, and other
information you provided to Asia Pacific IT) to a third
party that (i) concentrates its business in Web hosting
or communication products or services; (ii) agrees to
be Asia Pacific IT’s successor in interest with
regard to the maintenance and protection of information
collected and maintained by Asia Pacific IT; and (iii)
agrees to the obligations of this privacy statement.
To the extent it is practicable to do so, this paragraph
shall also apply in the event of any bankruptcy proceedings
involving Asia Pacific IT.
In the event that Asia Pacific IT plans to transfer
your information to a third party incident to a potential
or actual sale of any of Asia Pacific IT’s assets
or stock, or incident to any bankruptcy proceedings
involving Asia Pacific IT, Asia Pacific IT will:
• Notify you by e-mail, at the e-mail address
then on file for your account, at least thirty (30)
days prior to the transfer taking place; and
• Give you the opportunity to decide whether you
wish for your information to be transferred to the third
party. Please note, however, that if you choose not
to allow your information to be transferred to the third
party, you may have to terminate or cancel your service
with Asia Pacific IT. At the time of providing notice
to you of the upcoming transfer of information to a
third party, Asia Pacific IT will tell you whether you
will have to terminate or cancel your service, should
you decide not to allow Asia Pacific IT to transfer
your information to the third party.
7. Applicable Laws.
AS A MATERIAL CONDITION OF USING THIS WEB SITE OR Asia
Pacific IT’S HOSTING SERVICES, OR BOTH, CUSTOMER
AND Asia Pacific IT AGREE THAT THE USE OF THIS SITE
IS BOUND AND GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES
OF AMERICA, REGARDLESS OF WHERE CUSTOMER MAY RESIDE,
ACCESS THE INTERNET, OR CONDUCT HIS, HER, OR ITS BUSINESS.
MOREOVER, CUSTOMER ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES THAT Asia
Pacific IT RECEIVES AND STORES PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE
INFORMATION ON SERVERS LOCATED WITHIN THE UNITED STATES
OF AMERICA. FURTHERMORE, CUSTOMER ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES
TO SUCH FLOWS OF HIS OR HER PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE
INFORMATION ACROSS BORDERS FROM HIS OR HER COUNTRY TO
THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.
SPECIAL NOTICE TO CUSTOMERS LOCATED OUTSIDE THE UNITED
STATES OF AMERICA.
Asia Pacific IT’s Web site and services are operated
by Asia Pacific IT., a corporation with offices in the
Special Administrative Region of Hong Kong. Asia Pacific
IT’s site and services can be accessed by visitors
and customers from countries around the world. Such
countries may have differing laws with respect to Internet
communications, the formation of contracts, consumer
protection issues, privacy, and the transfer of personally
8. Changes in this Privacy Statement.
those changes in this privacy statement, on the home
page, and in other places we deem appropriate so that
you are aware of what information we collect, how we
use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement
at any time, so please review it frequently. If we make
material changes to this policy, we will notify you
here, by email, or by means of a notice on our home
9. Contact Us.
If you have any questions or suggestions regarding our
10. Access to Personally Identifiable Information.
If your personally identifiable information changes,
or if you no longer desire our service, you may update
it by making the change on our member information page
or by e-mailing our Customer Support at
11. Sharing of Information.
We may share customer information with selected partners
and third parties to provide you with our product and