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Privacy Policy

Rev. October 2023

Cree Lighting USA LLC (“Cree Lighting”) (collectively ”we”, “us” or “our”, or each, “Entity”), respect your privacy and we are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this Privacy Policy. We have created this Privacy Policy to inform you of how we collect, process, store, transfer and delete your personal information, as well the rights you have in relation to that information.

This Privacy Policy applies to all personal information collected during any written, electronic, and oral communications or collected online or offline (collectively “Services”), which includes:

  • our website located at www.creelighting.com, and all corresponding webpages and websites that link to this Privacy Policy (the “Site”);
  • our mobile applications and any other apps that link to this Privacy Policy (e.g., Apple iOS Apps, etc.);
  • when you interact with our advertising and applications on third party websites and services, if the advertising and applications include links to this Privacy Policy
  • subscriptions to our newsletters and other marketing messages;
  • invitations to and participation in our events;
  • recruitment processes; and
  • customer/contractor and potential customer/contractor matters.

By using our Services, you consent to the collection and use of the personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. If you do not feel comfortable with any part of this Privacy Policy or our Terms of Use, you should not use or access our Site or use our Services.

We may modify this Privacy Policy at any time, without prior notice, and changes may apply to any personal information we already hold about you, as well as any new personal information collected after the Privacy Policy is modified. If we make changes, we will notify you by revising the effective date at the top of this Privacy Policy. If we make any material changes to how we collect, 使用或披露您的个人信息对您在本政策下的权利产生不利影响的,我们将使用任何合理的方法提前通知您, such as by email or through our Services. If you continue to access or use our Services after receiving the notice of changes, you acknowledge your acceptance of the updated Privacy Policy.

In addition, 我们可能会向您提供有关我们服务特定部分的个人信息处理实践的实时披露或附加信息. Such notices may supplement this Privacy Policy or provide you with additional choices about how we process your personal information.


We collect personal information when you use our Services, create an account with us or submit personal information to us. Personal information means information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person such as your name, address, phone number or email address. The types of personal information that we may collect about you include, but are not limited to:

Information You Voluntarily Provide to Us on Our Services

The personal information we collect on or through our Site or services may include:

  • information relating to the creation of an account on one of our websites or mobile applications, such as name, email address, postal address, telephone number and/or a unique individual password;
  • information that you provide by filling in forms that we make available. This includes information provided at the time of creating an account on one of our websites or mobile applications, subscribing to or purchasing from our Site, posting material, or requesting information or assistance;
  • your city, state and zip code for store locator purposes;
  • information you provide when you report a problem with our Site or an online purchase or other transaction with us by email, our Site, telephone, in writing or through other means;
  • voice recordings, and copies of your correspondence (including email addresses), if you contact us;
  • information related to your participation in our programs;
  • information you provide relating to your participation in a contest, sweepstake, promotion, or surveys that we may ask you to complete for research purposes; or
  • payment card, transaction or financial account information, if you make a purchase.

Providing personal information this way is completely voluntary. If any form which collects your personal information allows you to voluntarily provide additional information, we seek this information because we think it will help us to give you a better-quality service. You do not have to provide such information if you do not wish to do so.

Information Collected Automatically

As you navigate through and interact with our Site or Services, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns, including:

  • Details of your visits to our Site, including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, logs and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on the Site.
  • Information about your computer and internet connection, including your IP address, operating system, and browser type.
  • Information about the type of device you are using, mobile ad identifiers, the time and length of your visit, the website that referred you to our website, and the subject of the ads you click or scroll over.
  • Information about your preferences to make your use of the Site more productive, via the use of Cookies. For more information on Cookies, please see Section 2.

Information You Provide to Our Affiliates and Subsidiaries

We may receive personal information about you from a company controlled by or under common control with Cree Lighting. We also may collect information about your use of the Services, such as your browser information, pages clicked, and time spent navigating the site. This information cannot be used to identify you. If we link this information with any personal information, we will treat such linked information as personal information.

Information Collected from Other Sources

We receive information about you from other sources to help us correct or supplement our records, improve the quality or personalization of our service to you, and prevent or detect fraud.

  • For instance, we may collect personal information about you from our business partners, sub-contractors in technical, payment and delivery services, advertising networks, analytics providers, search information providers, and credit reference.
  • Some information we collect is publicly available. For example, we may collect information you submit to a blog, a chat room, or a social network like Facebook, X (formerly Twitter). Or Linkedin. We may also collect information about you from other companies and organizations. By gathering additional information about you, we can correct inaccurate information,

enhance the security of your transactions and give you product recommendations and special offers that are more likely to interest you.

We may use cameras, closed circuit television (CCTV”) to keep employees and customers safe and to look for ways to improve our customer experience. We do not use these cameras to identify people except when necessary for security reasons.


We may use cookies, embedded scripts, software development kits (“SDKs”) and other similar tracking technologies (collectively, “跟踪十大赌博信誉的平台”)在您与服务交互时自动收集其他个人信息,并使您对我们的服务的体验个性化.


Cookies are small text files that are sent to or accessed from your web browser or your computer's hard drive. A cookie typically contains the name of the domain (internet location) from which the cookie originated, the “lifetime” of the cookie (i.e., when it expires) and a randomly generated unique number or similar identifier. A cookie also may contain information about your computer, such as user settings, browsing history and Internet activities. We use first-party and third-party cookies for the following purposes: to make our Services function properly, to improve our Site or services, to make login to our Site or services easier (such as by remembering your User ID), to recognize you when you return to our Site, to track your interaction with the Site or services, to enhance your experience with the Site or services, to remember information you have already provided, to collect information about your activities over time and across third party websites or other online services in order to deliver content and advertising tailored to your interests; and to provide a secure browsing experience during your use of our Site or services. The length of time a cookie will stay on your browsing device depends on whether it is a "persistent" or "session" cookie. Session cookies will only stay on your device until you stop browsing. Persistent cookies stay on your browsing device until they expire or are deleted (i.e. after you have finished browsing).

我们可能会放置第三方服务提供商的cookie,他们可能会使用您访问其他网站的信息,为我们提供的全国十大赌博官网和服务投放定向广告. We do not control the types of information collected and stored by these third-party cookies. You should check the third-party's website for more information on how they use cookies. We use the following types of cookies on our Services:

  • Strictly Necessary Cookies. These cookies are essential because they enable you to use our Site. For example, strictly necessary cookies allow you to access secure areas on our Site. Without these cookies, some Site cannot be provided. These cookies do not gather information about you for marketing purposes. This category of cookies is essential for our Site to work and they cannot be disabled.
  • Functional or Preference Cookies. 我们使用功能性cookie来记住您的选择,以便我们可以定制我们的网站,为您提供增强的功能和个性化的内容. For example, these cookies can be used to remember your name or preferences on our Site. We do not use functional cookies to target you with online marketing. While these cookies can be disabled, this may result in less functionality during your use of our Site.
  • Performance or Analytic Cookies. These cookies collect passive information about how you use our Site, including webpages you visit and links you click. We use the information collected by such cookies to improve and optimize our Site. We do not use these cookies to target you with online marketing. You can disable these cookies.
  • Advertising or Targeting Cookies. These cookies are used to make advertising messages more relevant to you. They perform functions like preventing the same ad from continuously reappearing, ensuring that ads are properly displayed for advertisers, and in some cases selecting advertisements that are based on your interests. 我们的第三方广告合作伙伴可能会使用这些cookie来建立您的兴趣档案,并在其他网站上提供相关的广告. You may disable the use of these cookies as set forth below.


We may use third-party service providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Site. Presently, we use Google Analytics. Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google LLC (“Google”) that tracks and reports Site traffic. For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: http://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en. Google Analytics选择退出浏览器插件为访问者提供了阻止他们的数据被Google Analytics收集和使用的能力, available at: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

We also use Adobe Marketing Cloud solutions to collect and analyze information, such as clicks made by visitors on our websites, apps and social networking pages to enable us to understand our online resources and marketing campaigns. For more information about Adobe Marketing Cloud, please review the Adobe Marketing Cloud Privacy Policy. Cree Lighting参与Adobe Marketing Cloud Device Co-op,以更好地了解您如何在您使用的各种设备上使用我们的在线服务, and to deliver tailored promotions. Go to http://cross-device-privacy.adobe.com to learn more about how Adobe does this and to manage your choices relating to this linking of devices.

Behavioral Remarketing

We also use remarketing services to advertise on third-party websites to you after you visited our Site or services. We and our third-party vendors use cookies to inform, optimize and serve ads based on your past visits to our Service. We use Google Ads for these purposesGoogle Ads remarketing service is provided by Google. You can opt-out of this by visiting the Google Ads Settings page: http://www.google.com/settings/ads.

Other Tracking Technologies

We may also use Tracking Technologies to collect "clickstream" data, such as the domain name of the service providing you with Internet access, your device type, IP address used to connect your computer to the Internet, your browser type and version, operating system and platform, the average time spent on our Site, webpages viewed, content searched for, access times and other relevant statistics, and assign unique identifiers to the device or other credentials you use to access the Site for the same purposes.

Pages of our Site and our emails may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags and single-pixel gifs) that permit us, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or opened an email and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying system and server integrity).

Pages of our Site may also use Java scripts, which are code snippets embedded in various parts of websites and applications that facilitate a variety of operations including accelerating the refresh speed of certain functionality or monitoring usage of various online components; entity tags, which are HTTP code mechanisms that allow portions of websites to be stored or “cached” within your browser to accelerate website performance; and HTML5 local storage, 它允许网站的数据存储或“缓存”在浏览器中,以便在重新访问网站时在HTML5页面中存储和检索数据.

Your Choices

Your browser may provide you with the option to refuse some or all browser cookies. You may also be able to remove cookies from your browser. You can exercise your preferences in relation to cookies served on our Site by taking the steps outlined below.

  • First-Party Cookies. You can use the browser with which you are viewing this Site to enable, disable or delete cookies. To do this, follow the instructions provided by your browser (usually located within the “Help”, “Tools” or “Edit” settings). Please note, if you set your browser to disable cookies, you may not be able to access secure areas of the Site. Also, if you disable cookies other parts of the Services may not work properly. You can find more information about how to change your browser cookie settings at http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
  • Third-Party Cookies. To opt-out of third-party advertising networks and similar entities that use advertising cookies go to http://www.aboutads.info/choices. 一旦您点击链接,您可以选择退出所有参与广告公司的此类广告或仅由特定广告实体提供的此类广告. For more information about third- party advertising networks and similar entities that use these technologies, please see http://www.aboutads.info/consumers.
  • Targeted Advertising. 如果您不希望我们使用我们收集的信息或您提供给我们的信息来根据我们的广告商的目标受众偏好投放广告, you can opt-out of interest-based targeting provided by participating ad servers through the Digital Advertising Alliance (http://optout.aboutads.info/) or the Network Advertising Initiative (http://optout.networkadvertising.org/?c=1). In addition, on your iPhone, iPad or Android mobile device, you can change your device settings to control whether you see online interest-based ads.

We do not control third parties’ collection or use of your information to serve interest-based advertising. However, these third parties may provide you with ways to choose not to have your information collected or used in this way. In addition, most web browsers, provide help pages relating to setting cookie preferences. Please visit your browsers help page for information related to preferences and cookies settings.

Do Not Track

Some Internet browsers, such as Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Safari, include the ability to transmit “Do Not Track” or “DNT” signals. Since uniform standards for “DNT" signals have not been adopted, our Site does not currently process or respond to “DNT” signals.

Location Information

If you do not want us to collect Location Information from your device, please delete our mobile application or disable your device’s location settings. Please note that disabling the location setting may affect certain features of the mobile application.


我们只会按照本隐私政策中所述或在处理之前向您披露的方式使用您的个人信息. The purposes for which we may use your personal information include:

a)      To Provide You Our Services

We will use your personal information to provide information or perform Services that you request. If the applicable information is to be provided or Service is to be performed by a third party, then we will disclose the applicable information to the third party providing the information or performing applicable Services. 您的信息可能会提供或提供给第三方服务提供商和承包商(如网站管理员),他们根据合同有义务保护本政策中披露的您的信息.

b)      For Internal Use

We will use your personal information for the purposes of furthering our business, including analyzing your information and other uses. We may monitor how our users use our Site including without limitation search terms entered, pages visited, and documents viewed. This information may be stored with an IP address. This information is used solely for purposes of enabling us to provide you with a personalized Site experience. 这些数据的汇总形式也可用于研究目的,以开发新全国十大赌博官网,并确定为本网站开发的未来特性和功能.

c)      To Provide You with Service-Related Communications

We will send you administrative or account-related information to keep you updated about your account and the Services. Such communications may include information about policy updates, confirmations of your account actions or transactions, security updates or tips or other relevant transaction-related information. We process your contact information to send you such communications. Service-related communications are not promotional in nature. You are not able to unsubscribe from such communications, otherwise you may miss important developments relating to your account or the Services.

d)      To Provide Customer Support or Respond to You

We collect any information that you provide to us when you contact us, such as with questions, concerns, feedback, disputes or issues. Without your personal information, we cannot respond to you or ensure your continued use and enjoyment of the Services.

e)      To Enforce Compliance with Our Terms and Agreements or Policies

When you access or use our Services, you are bound to our Terms and this Privacy Policy. To ensure you comply with them, we process your personal information by actively monitoring, investigating, preventing and mitigating any alleged or actual prohibited, illicit or illegal activities on our Services. We also process your personal information to: investigate, prevent or mitigate violations of our internal terms, agreements or policies; enforce our agreements with third parties and business partners; and, as applicable, collect fees based on your use of our Services. We cannot perform our Services in accordance with our terms, agreements or policies without processing your personal information for such purposes.

f)        To Ensure the Security of the Services

We care about keeping you secure and safe while using our Services. Keeping you safe requires us to process your personal information, such as your device information, activity information and other relevant information. We use such information to combat spam, malware, malicious activities or security risks; improve and enforce our security measures; and to monitor and verify your identity so that unauthorized users do not gain access to your information. We cannot ensure the security of our Services if we do not process your personal information for security purposes.

g)      To Maintain Legal and Regulatory Compliance

Our Services are subject to certain laws and regulations which may require us to process your personal information. For example, we process your personal information to pay our taxes, to fulfill our business obligations, ensure compliance with employment and recruitment laws or as necessary to manage risk as required under applicable law. Without processing your personal information for such purposes, we cannot perform the Services in accordance with our legal and regulatory requirements.

h)      To Engage in Marketing Activities

Marketing lets us grow our community and update you about new products and services. We process your contact information or information about your interactions on our Services to: send you marketing communications and keep you updated about our products and services; provide you with information about events, training sessions or other materials; and deliver targeted marketing to you. 有关我们在营销活动中使用的跟踪十大赌博信誉的平台的更多信息,请参阅本隐私政策的cookie和其他跟踪十大赌博信誉的平台部分).


We may share personal information in the following circumstances:

a)      Service Providers

Unless prohibited by applicable law, we may share personal information with our third-party service providers that help us operate our business, such as for website hosting, professional services, analytics, customer service, e-mail delivery and auditing. 这些服务提供商必须仅代表我们处理我们与他们共享的个人信息,并且与收集个人信息的目的相同. We only share personal information with third party providers to provide the services described in this Privacy Policy.

b)      Affiliates

出于本隐私政策所述的目的以及法律要求或授权,我们在公司内部共享个人信息. Affiliates are those companies that are under common control of our parent company CLNA Holdings LLC.

c)      Industry Partners or Sponsors

When you register or enter a promotion, sweepstakes, or contest through our Services, we may share the information you provide with authorized third-party providers (as described above in 4 a, participating sponsors, and advertising partners). Further, by entering any promotion, you are agreeing to the official rules that govern that promotion, which may require you to take certain actions, including, except where prohibited by law, 允许科锐照明和/或促销活动的赞助商在与促销活动相关的广告或营销中使用这些信息. Please review the relevant promotion, sweepstakes or contest rules for more information.

d)      Corporation Transaction

Unless prohibited by applicable law, we may share, transfer or delete your personal information if we are involved in a merger, sale, acquisition, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, bankruptcy or other change of ownership or control by Cree Lighting or any affiliated company (in each case, whether in whole or in part). If required by applicable law, any such sharing of personal information will be reported to regulators in accordance with the applicable law.

e)      Other Lawful Disclosures

We may also share personal information: (i) if we determine that disclosure is necessary to comply with any law or legal process applicable to us or a request from law enforcement or other regulatory agency; (ii) to protect the rights, privacy, property, interests or safety of our company or our affiliates, customers, business partners, suppliers, employees or the general public; (iii) to pursue available remedies or limit damages; (iv) to enforce our Terms of Use; (v) to respond to an emergency; and (vi) as otherwise permitted by applicable law.


Our Services and other materials may include links or references to third-party websites and services that we do not operate. A link or reference to a third-party service does not mean that we endorse it or the quality or accuracy of information presented. If you visit a third-party website or otherwise interact with that third-party, you are subject to that third party’s privacy practices and policies, and we do not accept any responsibility or liability in this regard. This Privacy Policy does not apply to any personal information that you provide to these other websites and services.


我们实施适当的十大赌博信誉的平台和组织措施,以确保您的个人信息免受未经授权的访问, use, disclosure, alteration or destruction, in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. For example, we limit access of your personal information to authorized parties, periodically inspect, assess, and evaluate the effectiveness of our technical and organizational measures designed to ensure the security of our processing, and limit our collection and use of your personal information to the extent necessary to provide you with our services.

The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of our Site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. You should not share your password with anyone. We urge you to be careful about giving out information in public areas of the Site like message boards. The information you share in public areas may be viewed by any user of the Site.

Unfortunately, however, no system or online transmission of data is completely secure. We cannot guarantee the security of personal information. Any transmission is at your own risk and we request that you use appropriate security measures to protect your personal information. If you believe that personal information you provided to us is no longer secure, please notify us immediately using the contact information provided below.


We will keep your personal information or sensitive information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes we collected it for, including any legal, accounting or reporting requirements. To determine the appropriate retention period for personal information, we consider the amount, nature, and sensitivity of personal information, the potential risk of harm from unauthorized use or disclosure of your personal information, the purposes for which we process your personal information, whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and all applicable legal requirements.


Marketing Information如果您不希望收到我们的营销相关电子邮件,或希望我们不处理您的个人信息用于营销目的, please be sure that any relevant boxes on forms we use to collect your personal information are unchecked, click the unsubscribe link in one of our marketing emails, or contact us using the information in the section “How To Contact Us” at the end of this Privacy Policy. Please note that "opt-out" and "unsubscribe"

requests may not take effect immediately and may take a reasonable amount of time to receive, process and apply, during which time your Information shall remain subject to the prior privacy settings. Additionally, 您应该知道,在您选择退出或取消订阅之前提供给第三方的任何信息将不会被检索或撤销, unless required by applicable law. Please note that even if we stop all marketing communications, you may still receive administrative, legal, and other important communications from us.

CorrectionWe must ensure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. Please advise us of any changes to your personal information by contact using the information in the “How To Contact Us” section below.

Rights of individuals in AustraliaIf you are located within Australia, you have the right to access personal information about you that we hold, and you may ask us to correct such personal information to ensure that it is accurate, up-to-date and complete. There is no charge to submit a request or to correct information, however we may apply an administrative charge for providing access to your personal information on request.

Please note that if you decide to exercise some of your rights, 我们可能无法执行实现上述目的所需的行动,或者您可能无法使用或充分利用我们提供的服务.

If you wish to exercise any of your rights above, please contact us using the information in the “Contact Us” section at the end of this Privacy Policy. 如果您要求额外复制您的个人信息,或提出明显没有根据或过分的其他要求,我们可能会向您收取合理的费用.

Individuals located the European Economic Area, the United Kingdom or Switzerland (collectively “EEA”) at the time, please see Section 12, below for more information about your rights.


While this is uncommon, when you access or use our Services, we may transfer your personal information to countries in the world where Cree Lighting conducts business. 这些国家或地区可能位于您所在的国家或司法管辖区之外,其数据保护法的保护力度可能不及您所在司法管辖区的法律. In such countries, we will still handle your personal information in the manner describe herein. 如果您不希望您的信息被转移到您所在的国家或司法管辖区以外的地方,或被处理或保存, you should not use the Services.

Individuals located in the European Economic Area (“EEA”), the United Kingdom or Switzerland at the time they access our Services, please see Section 12, below.


Our Services are not directed to or intended for use by minors. If we learn that we have received any personal information directly from a child under age 16, or such other age as set by the laws of jurisdictions where we operate without his or her parent’s verified consent, 我们将使用该个人信息仅用于直接回复该儿童(或其父母或法定监护人),告知该儿童他或她不能使用我们的服务,随后我们将删除该个人信息.


This section applies only to California residents. Pursuant to the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”), below is a summary for the last twelve (12) months of the “Personal Information” categories, as identified and defined by the CCPA (see California Civil Code section 1798.140 (o)), that we collect, the reason we collect the Personal Information, where we obtain the Personal Information, and the third parties that we may share the Personal Information.

We generally collect the following categories of Personal Information when you use our Services:

  • identifiers such as a name, address, unique personal identifier, email, phone number, your device’s IP address, software, and identification numbers associated with your devices;
  • commercial information such as records of products or services purchased, obtained, or considered by you;
  • Internet or other electronic information regarding you browsing history, search history, the webpage visited before you came to our Site, length of visit and number of page views, click-stream data, locale preferences, your mobile carrier, date and time stamps associated with transactions, and system configuration information;
  • your geolocation, to the extent you have configured your device to permit us to collect such information;
  • your geolocation, to the extent you have configured your device to permit us to collect such information;
  • audio recordings of your voice to the extent you call us, as permitted under applicable law; and
  • inferences about your preferences, characteristics, behavior and attitudes.

We generally do not collect “Sensitive Information”, as identified and defined by the CCPA (California Civil Code section 1798.140 (o)), or protected classifications about our users such as, social security numbers, driver’s license or state identification numbers, account numbers, credit or debit card, in combination with any required security code, access code, password or credentials that would permit access to an individual’s financial account, medical information, biometric information, professional or employment-related information, 与教育相关的信息,用户名或电子邮件地址,结合密码或安全问题和答案,将允许访问在线帐户.

For more information about the Personal Information we collect and how we collect it, please refer to Sections 1 and 2, above.

We collect your Personal Information for the business purposes described in Section 3, above. The CCPA defines a “business purpose” as the use of Personal Information for the business’s operational purposes, or other notified purposes, 只要个人信息的使用是合理必要和相称的,以实现收集个人信息的运营目的或与收集个人信息的背景相一致的其他运营目的.

The categories of third parties with whom we may share your Personal Information are listed in Section 4, above.

Privacy Rights

If you are a California resident, you have rights in relation to your Personal Information; however, your rights are subject to certain exceptions. For instance, we cannot disclose specific pieces of Personal Information if the disclosure would create a substantial, articulable, and unreasonable risk to the security of the Personal Information your account with us or the security of our network systems.

  • Right Against Discrimination. You have the right not to be discriminated against for exercising any of the rights described in this section. We will not discriminate against you for exercising your right to know, access, delete, or opt-out of sales.
  • Right to Know. You have the right to request in writing a list of the categories of Personal Information, such as name, address, email address, 企业在前一个日历年度为第三方的直接营销目的向第三方披露的数据. In addition, you have the right to request: (i) the categories of Personal Information we have collected about you, (ii) the categories of sources from which Personal Information is collected, (iii) the business or commercial purpose for the information collection, (iv) the categories of third parties with whom we have shared Personal Information, and (v) the specific pieces of Personal Information we hold about an individual.
  • Right to Access. 您有权要求获得我们在您提出请求前12个月内收集的有关您的特定个人信息的副本.
  • Right to Delete. You have the right to request us delete any Personal Information we have collected from you or maintain about you, subject to certain exceptions.
  • Right to Opt-Out of Selling. CCPA宽泛地定义了“个人信息”和“销售”,因此共享标识符和与您相关的标识符以换取金钱或其他有价值的利益可能被视为销售. You have the right to opt-out of having your Personal Information sold. We do not sell your Personal Information.

To assert any of your rights above Information, please contact us by email at privacy@creelighting.com or via phone at (262) 886-1900. To confirm your identity, we may ask you to verify Personal Information we already have on file for you. Verification is required for all access and Deletion requests. If we cannot verify your identity based on the information we have on file, we may request additional information from you, which we will only use to verify your identity, and for security or fraud-prevention purposes.


This section only applies to individuals that access or use our Service while located in the EEA, United Kingdom and/or Switzerland (collectively, the “EEA”). 当您使用某些服务时,我们可能会要求您确定您所在的国家/地区,或者我们可能会依赖您的IP地址来确定您所在的国家/地区. When we rely on your IP address, 我们不能将本节的条款适用于向我们掩盖或以其他方式隐藏其位置信息以使其看起来不位于欧洲经济区的任何个人. If any terms in this section conflict with other terms contained in this Privacy Policy, the terms in this section shall apply to users in the EEA.

Our Relationship to You

This Privacy Policy is provided on behalf of Cree Lighting and each of its Family of Companies, and there are no joint controllers with regard to personal information collected under this Privacy Policy. Depending on the type of or location our services are provided, different Entities may be the data controller in relation to your personal information. The data controller (“we”, “us”, “our”) is the Entity named when we collect your personal information or in the location where we referred you to this Privacy Policy (e.g., the Entity identified in the email signature containing a link to this Privacy Policy). If no Entity has been clearly identified, the data controller or data controllers may be identified in the following order or precedence:

  • For personal information that Cree Lighting collects on or through its websites and mobile applications, the Entity that operates the website or mobile application is the data controller.
  • For personal information that is collected in connection with our newsletters and other marketing message, the data controller is identified on the subscription form and in each subsequent marketing message you receive.
  • For personal information collected in connection with invitations and participation in events, the data controller will be the Entity which is organizing such event as identified in the announcement for the event.
  • For personal information collected in the context of a recruitment process, the data controller is the Entity identified in the job posting.
  • For personal information that Cree Lighting collects pursuant to a customer or contractor relationship, the Cree Lighting Entity with which you have the customer or contractor relationship is the data controller.
  • For activities in the context of the procurement of products and services, the data controller will be the Entity identified in the order form or agreement.


We will only contact individuals located in the EEA by electronic means (including email or SMS) based on our legitimate interests, as permitted by applicable law or the individual’s consent. When we rely on legitimate interest, 我们只会向您发送有关我们服务的信息,这些信息与以前向您销售或销售谈判的内容类似. 如果您不希望我们以这种方式使用您的个人信息或将您的个人信息披露给第三方用于营销目的, please click an unsubscribe link in your emails or contact us at privacy@creelighting.com. You can object to direct marketing at any time and free of charge.

Legal Bases for Processing Your Personal Information

Below is a list of the purposes described in our Privacy Policy with the corresponding legal bases for processing.

Legal Bases for Processing: Based on our contract with you or to take steps at your request prior to entering into a contract.

  • Section 3 a) To Provide You Our Services
  • Section 3 b) For Internal Use
  • Section 3 c) To Provide You with Service-Related Communications
  • Section 3 d) To Provide Customer Support or Respond to You
  • Section 3 e) To Enforce Compliance with Our Terms and Agreements or Policies
  • Section 3 f) To Ensure the Security of the Services
  • Section 4 a) Disclosure to Service Providers

Legal Bases for Processing: Based on your consent.

  • Section 3 h) To Engage in Marketing Activities
  • Section 4 c) To Industry Partners or Sponsors
  • Section 4 b) To Affiliates

Legal Bases for Processing: Based on our legal obligations.

  • Section 3 f) To Ensure the Security of the Services
  • Section 3 g) To Maintain Legal and Regulatory Compliance
  • Section 4 e) Other Lawful Disclosures

Legal Bases for Processing: To protect your vital interests.

  • Section 4 d) Other Lawful Disclosures

Legal Bases for Processing: Based on our legitimate interests. 当我们为我们的合法商业利益处理您的个人数据时,我们始终确保我们考虑并平衡对您和您的权利的任何潜在影响.

  • Section 3 b) For Internal Use
  • Section 3 c) To Provide You with Service-Related Communications
  • Section 3 d) To Provide Customer Support or Respond to You
  • Section 4 b) Disclosure to Our Affiliates Businesses
  • Section 4 d) Disclosure Relating to Corporate Transactions

Your Individual Rights

We provide you with the rights described below when you use our Services. We may limit your individual rights requests in the following ways: (a) where denial of access is required or authorized by law; (b) when granting access would have a negative impact on other's privacy; (c) to protect our rights and properties; and (d) where the request is frivolous or burdensome.

If you would like to exercise your rights under applicable law, please contact us at privacy@creelighting.com. Please note, 当我们收到您的个人权利请求时,我们可能会寻求验证您的身份,以确保您的个人信息的安全. When we fulfill your individual rights requests for correct (or rectification), erasure or restriction of processing, 我们将通知同样处理相关个人信息的第三方,除非事实证明这是不可能的或需要付出不成比例的努力.

  • Right of Access. Upon your request, we will provide you with a copy of your personal information in our files without undue delay and free of charge, unless we permitted by law to charge a fee.
  • Right to Rectification (or “Correction”). You may request to correct or update any of your personal information in our files. We may provide you with the ability to update some or all of your personal information directly via the Services.
  • Right to Erasure (or the “Right to be Forgotten”). Upon your request, we will erase any of your personal Information in our files that: is no longer necessary in relation to the purposes for which it was collected or otherwise processed; was collected in relation to processing that you previously consented to, but later withdrew such consent; or was collected in relation to processing activities to which you object and there are no overriding legitimate grounds for our processing.
  • Right to Data Portability. 如果我们根据与您签订的合同或基于您的同意处理您的个人信息,或者处理是通过自动化方式进行的, you may request to receive your personal information in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format, and to have us transfer your personal information directly to another controller, where technically feasible. personal information.
  • Automated Individual Decision-Making, Including Profiling. While you do have the right not to be subject to a decision based solely on automated processing of your personal information, including profiling, under applicable law, we do not subject your personal information to such processing activities.
  • Right to Object to and Right to Restrict Processing. Under certain situations, you may object to or seek to restrict our processing of your personal information.


To assert any of your rights above, or if you believe that we have infringed or violated your rights under this Privacy Policy, please contact us at privacy@creelighting.com so that we can work with you to fulfill your request or resolve your concerns. You can also complain about our processing of your personal information to the relevant data protection authority where you live or work, or in the place where the alleged breach of data protection law has taken place.

International Transfers of Personal Information

We may store, process and transmit personal information in locations around the world, including locations outside of the country or jurisdiction where you are located. 这些国家或司法管辖区的数据保护法的保护力度可能不及您所在司法管辖区的法律. 如果您不希望您的信息被转移到您所在的国家或司法管辖区以外的地方,或被处理或保存, you should not use our Services.

We transfer your personal information subject to appropriate safeguards as permitted under the applicable data protection laws. Specifically, when your personal information is transferred out of the EEA, 我们与接收您的信息的第三方签订了传输个人信息所需的合同条款. For such transfers, we rely on legal transfer mechanisms such as Binding Corporate Rules, Standard Contractual Clauses, or we work under international agreements and treaties with respect to data privacy and cross border transfers of Personal Information, as may be applicable.


We welcome your questions or comments about this Privacy Policy or how we process your personal information. Please contact us using the information below and we will route your question or comment to by email at privacy@creelighting.com, or via phone at (262) 886-1900, or by writing us at Cree Lighting USA LLC, Attn: Privacy, 9201 Washington Ave. Racine, WI 53406 USA.


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