Seagate Insider / LaCie Insider Terms & Conditions

 

Seagate Technology LLC (“Seagate”, “we”, “our” or “us”) welcomes the opportunity to partner with the reseller, system integrator and associated IT services communities by offering a partner program to help promote Seagate and/or LaCie products and solutions containing Seagate and/or LaCie products. The Seagate Insider for Partners and LaCie Insider for Partners programs (“Program” or cumulatively, “Programs”) offer useful tools, promotions and programs for members. Membership is open to all storage resellers, system builders, direct marketers, retailers and OEMs who purchase Seagate and/or LaCie storage products or feature Seagate and/or LaCie products in their solutions (cumulatively, “Products”). Some features, promotions or services may be open to only a certain category of members or members located in certain countries or territories. The following terms apply to your participation in the Program(s), and you will be bound by these terms when you register to become a member of the Program(s) or participate in any activities or features. Seagate may amend these terms at any time by posting the amended terms at http://www.seagate.com/legal-privacy/terms-and-conditions. The amended terms will become effective upon posting. In addition, by using www.seagate.com, you are subject to, and you agree to be bound by, the Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Statement of this website. For questions, please contact partner.support@seagate.com.

Membership Registration

To become a member of either Program, you must complete the registration and profile form provided at the Registration Page. The person registering must be at least 18 years old and must have reached the age of majority in the country, state or province of such person’s residence. Each registrant must provide true, accurate and complete information about the registrant and his/her company as prompted by the registration form (“Registration Data”), and must maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If we have reasonable grounds to suspect that the Registration Data is untrue, inaccurate or incomplete, we have the right to suspend or terminate your membership and refuse any and all current or future access to the Program(s) (or any portion thereof). You acknowledge and agree that we may send you important information and notices regarding your membership and the Program(s) by email. You acknowledge and agree that we shall have no liability associated with or arising from your failure to maintain accurate Registration Data, including, but not limited to, your failure to receive critical information about the Program(s).

DATA PROTECTION

Personal Information

When You register for the Seagate Insider and/or LaCie Insider Program(s), Seagate requires certain personal information for the administration of the Program(s) and processing of rewards; such information may include: Your name, primary email address, telephone number, primary business address, etc. We and the third parties We engage may combine the information We collect from You with information obtained from other sources. This helps us improve its overall accuracy and completeness, and also helps us better tailor Our interactions with You. By using this website and/or participating in the Program, You acknowledge that Seagate may collect, use, disclose, and transfer Your personal information for purposes of administering the Program, as set forth below and as further described in Seagate’s Privacy Statement (available at https://www.seagate.com/legal-privacy/privacy-policy/):

  • Purposes: Seagate will collect, use and share Your personal information (and/or will instruct its affiliates or contractors to do so) to track Your purchases qualifying You for program points under the Program, to award program points and rewards points, to process rewards orders, issue and deliver rewards as described herein, and to provide You with information regarding the Program(s). Seagate also may use Your personal information for other legitimate business interests, such as to analyze Your participation in the Program and, consistent with Your choices, to provide You with information regarding Our product and service offerings.
  • Recipients: Seagate may share Your personal information with contractors and other third party agents such as rewards fulfillment partners and courier companies (which will use Your personal information only for the benefit of and upon instructions of Seagate) and with Seagate affiliates (or Seagate may instruct such contractors or affiliates to collect such personal information on its behalf). These third parties will only be provided access to Your information as required to administer and perform specific tasks (such as processing rewards) in connection with the Program(s).
  • Refer a Friend: If You choose to provide us with a third party's personal information (such as name, email, and/or phone number), You represent that You have the third party's permission to do so. Examples include referring a friend to Our program or forwarding reference or marketing material to others. Third parties may unsubscribe from any future communication following the link provided in the initial message or contacting data.protection.officer@seagate.com.
  • Cross-Border Transfer: Your personal information may be transferred to countries outside of Your country of residence, including the United States and Canada, which may have data protection rules that are different from those of Your country. Some of the non-EEA countries are recognized by the European Commission as providing an adequate level of data protection according to EEA standards (the full list of these countries is available here. For transfers from the EEA to countries not considered adequate by the European Commission, We have put in place adequate measures, such as Standard Contractual Clauses adopted by the European Commission to protect Your personal information. You may obtain a copy of these measures by contacting us at data.protection.officer@seagate.com.
  • Access, Correction and Deletion: If You would like to request to review, correct, update, suppress, restrict or delete personal information that You have previously provided to us (to the extent these rights are provided to You by applicable law), or if You would like to request to receive an electronic copy of Your personal information for purposes of transmitting it to another company (to the extent this right to data portability is provided to You by applicable law), You may contact us at data.protection.officer@seagate.com. We will take appropriate steps to respond, including updating or correcting such information in Our possession, or deleting Your information from Our records where appropriate.
  • Additional information for individuals in the EEA: If You are located in the EEA, You may: contact us at data.protection.officer@seagate.com. If You are located in Germany, You also may contact Our Data Protection Officer Dr. Sebastian Kraska at IITR GmbH, Marienplatz 2, 80331 Mṻnchen, http://www.iitr.de. You may choose to lodge a complaint with a Supervisory Authority competent for Your country or region.

For additional information about Our data privacy practices, please refer to Seagate’s Privacy Statement, which is located at the following web address: available at (https://www.seagate.com/legal-privacy/privacy-policy/).

Programs and Eligibility

Additional programs and incentives may be available to Program members. Features, services offered, and eligibility requirements may vary depending on region and are subject to modification or cancellation at any time at the discretion of Seagate. Terms and conditions for these additional programs and incentives are subject to any existing terms and conditions you may have with Seagate. Eligibility for specific promotions will be determined on a program-by-program basis and in Seagate’s sole discretion. Seagate and LaCie Authorized Distributors or any other party that receives rebates through another Seagate program may not be eligible. End-users are not eligible.

All features, programs and services offered through the Programs are provided to members for the purpose of promoting Seagate and LaCie products and fostering product growth; accordingly, such features, programs and services, and any information and material offered in connection therewith, should be used only to promote Seagate and LaCie products. Additional terms, conditions and restrictions may apply on all features, programs and services.

Termination

We reserve the right to terminate your membership or your participation in all or some of the features or services of the Programs for any reason without notification. We may, in our sole discretion and at any time, modify or terminate the Programs or any features or services offered through the Programs.

Intellectual Property

All right, title and interest in and to any intellectual property, proprietary rights or other rights related to, used, developed, comprising, embodied in or practiced in connection with the Programs (“Seagate Intellectual Property Rights”) are owned by Seagate Technology LLC, its parent, subsidiaries or one of its affiliated companies (collectively, “Seagate Entities”), or its licensors, and you agree to make no claim of interest in or ownership of any such Seagate Intellectual Property Rights. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you acknowledge and agree that the trademarks, logos and service marks, whether registered or unregistered (collectively, the “Trademarks”) used in connection with the Programs, including “Seagate”, “Seagate Technology” and “Seagate Insider” and “Seagate Insider for Partners”, are Trademarks of Seagate Entities or third parties. Nothing referenced in or obtained through the Programs should be construed as granting by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use any such Trademarks without our written consent and/or the consent of such third party that owns the Trademarks.

No Warranties

The information, material and services provided through the programs are provided “as is” and with all faults, and the entire risk as to satisfactory quality, performance, accuracy and completeness is with the users. We make no warranty, either express or implied, that any information, material or service provided through the programs is merchantable, accurate, complete or error-free, that such information, material or service will fulfill any of your particular purposes or needs, or that such information, material or service does not infringe on any third party rights. We assume no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions relating to any information, material or service provided through the programs.

Limitation of Liability

To the maximum extent allowed by law, neither Seagate nor any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering the programs will be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special or punitive damages (including, without limitation, lost profits or lost opportunity), however caused, arising out of your participation in the programs or your use of, or reliance on, any information, material or services provided through the programs, even if Seagate has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Release of Liability

You agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless the Seagate Entities and their advertising and promotions agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives, contractors and agents from and against any claims, damages, expenses, and liability arising from or related to any injuries, damages, or losses to any person (including death) or property of any kind resulting in whole or part, directly or indirectly, from your participation in the Programs or using any features or services offered through the Programs.

Governing Law/Dispute Resolution

The Programs are maintained, controlled, operated and administered by Seagate from within the United States of America (USA). Participation in the Programs (or in any feature or service offered through the Programs from countries where such participation is illegal is prohibited. If you participate in the Program(s) from a location outside of USA, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws and USA export control laws. These terms and your participation in the Program(s) are governed by the laws of USA and the State of California, without regard to conflict of laws rules. Seagate will consider any claim or dispute regarding the application of these terms in good faith, but its determination in any such case is final, absent manifest error or bad faith. This being said, any dispute arising out of these terms will be submitted to mediation before an agreed mediator from Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Services (“JAMS”) or its successor at a JAMS facility in Santa Clara County, California, USA, to whose jurisdiction the parties consent.

General

Any failure by us to enforce any of our rights under these terms or applicable laws shall not constitute a waiver of such right. If any provision of these terms is found to be invalid, you and we shall endeavor to give effect to the intent reflected in that provision, and the remaining terms shall retain their full force and effect.

You agree to follow and comply with any applicable laws in your participation in the Programs.

Last Updated: December 21, 2017