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HOPS Press LLC takes seriously the issue of safeguarding your privacy online. Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy and how it pertains to you as you make full use of our many offerings.

Information collected
HOPS Press LLC collects personally identifiable information when you order any of our products, catalogs, videos, journals, etc., and when you request that we notify you about up and coming events, new book releases, etc. When you purchase from HOPS Press LLC, we may ask for your name, alias, title, institution or company name, address, shipping address, telephone number and your email address, along with any applicable shipping and payment information.

Our website does not use cookies and other common technologies to keep track of your interactions with the website, however, our shopping cart vendor(s), website hosting service, email services, and advertising 3rd party vendor(s) may use cookies and other common technologies to keep track of your interactions with our website and their interface. Your location data including IP address is not recorded by HOPS Press LLC but may be gathered for marketing research purposes by our 3rd party vendors. If you want a list of our 3rd party vendors, please contact Us at the Contact Information below.

How we may use the information collected
HOPS Press LLC uses the information you provide to fulfill your request, to contact you about your order if necessary, to communicate with you, screen orders for potential risk or fraud, and to inform you of events, products, promotions, and analyze usage or effectiveness of our website and promotional campaigns. We may also use the information provided to share with third party companies who provide products or services you request on our behalf, and any otherwise reasonable and appropriate business related needed to fulfill our product and services, or inform you of events, products, or promotions of related subject matter.

Who do we share collected information
HOPS Press LLC does not sell, rent or lease any personally identifiable information to anyone or any other business, except your email address to inform you of events, products, or promotions of related subject matter. HOPS Press LLC may send personally identifiable information about you to other companies or people when or in order:

  • We have your consent to share the information.
  • We need to share the information to provide the product or service you have requested.
  • We are required to respond to a complaint, subpoena, court orders or legal process.
  • To pursue available remedies or limit damages we may sustain.
  • To protect our operations or those of any of our affiliated companies
  • To protect the rights, privacy, safety or property of HOPS Press LLC or others.
  • To enforce our terms and conditions.
Retention of personal information
When you place an order through the Site, we will maintain your Order Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.

California Consumer Rights and those with similar law
This section of this Privacy Policy is applicable only to California residents and those with similar laws.

Effective January 1, 2020, under the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), California residents have the right to know what categories of personal information we generally collect, use, disclose, and/or sell about them within the past 12 months. California residents have the right to know where that information came from, the business or commercial purposes for the collection, and the categories of third parties with and/or to whom that information was shared and/or sold within the past 12 months. This Privacy Policy sets forth our policies and processes as it relates to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information. California residents also have the right to request access to that information on an individual level, and to remove their personal information in accordance with applicable laws.

Your Rights
If you are a European resident or have a similar law, then you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please Contact Us through the contact information below.

Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you (for example if you make an order through the website), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada and the United States.

You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:
  • See what data we have about you, if any.
  • Change/correct any data we have about you.
  • Have us delete any data we have about you.
  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.
Children's Privacy
You must be 18 years of age or older to use or visit this website. We do not knowingly solicit orders or collect personal information from children under the age of 18. If You have reason to believe that any personal information has been submitted to us by a child under thirteen, contact us and we will delete that personal information from HOPS Press LLC as soon as possible.

We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline, however, recognize that no computer system is impenetrable.

We protect the security of your personal information during transmission by using a shopping cart vendor, advertising vendor, and email service with Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts personal information You provide us. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, or looking for "https" at the beginning of the web address.

While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are password protected.

Applicable Law
HOPS Press LLC is located in the United States. By using the Site, you understand and agree that any information you submit or is gathered about you will be transmitted to and stored in the United States.

You further consent that the use and disclosure of that information is in accordance with applicable U.S. Federal and U.S. State laws and with this Privacy Policy.

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons.

Contact Us
If you wish to speak with a representative you may call Hops Press LLC at (406) 685-3222 from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. MST. Questions regarding this statement or requests to have your personal information reviewed, corrected, updated or deleted from our system should be directed to the HOPS Press LLC by calling the number provided above or emailing, or by mail at PO Box 697, Pony, MT 59747, United States.

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