Brightstar may collect the following types of personal data: the customer’s name, email address, mail address, user name and password and any faxes or mail sent to us and the IMEI numbers of any mobile device used in any Transaction with Brightstar, and other information that clients (or you) may provide in their course of communication with Brightstar. Please note that if you do not provide the mandatory personal data as indicated by Brightstar, then Brightstar will not be able to process your application, and you will not be able to use Brightstar’s services.
Personal data can sometimes include identification information to comply with relevant second hand trading legislation and your rights or title to sell goods to Brightstar in addition to financial information pertaining to the financial processing of a transaction.
We may also use 'cookies' which will collect information about you such as your IP address and how you have used our website - this is discussed further below (see 1.6 below).
This policy has been drafted having regard to Brightstar's obligations under Hong Kong’s Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (Cap. 486) as updated from time to time (the “PDPO”).
Note that terms that are capitalised (the first letter of each word is a capital) are defined in the Glossary at the end of this Policy.
The information collected by us by using a cookie is sometimes called “clickstream”. We use this information to understand how our users navigate our websites (collectively or individually the “Site”), and to determine common traffic patterns, including what website the user came from. We may use this information to make website navigation and product recommendations, and to help redesign our Site in order to make your experience on our Site more efficient and enjoyable.
We may also use this information to better personalize the content, banner ads, and promotions that you and other users will see on the Site.
You also have choices with respect to cookies. By modifying your browser preferences, you have the choice to accept all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is set, or to reject all cookies. If you choose to reject all cookies you will be unable to use those services or engage in activities that require the placement of cookies. Certain aspects of the Site may not function properly if you set your browser to reject all cookies.
Associated company has the meaning ascribed to it in Section 2 of the Companies Ordinance, Chapter 622 of Hong Kong (and “associated companies” shall be construed accordingly), i.e. in relation to a body corporate: (a) a subsidiary of the body corporate; (b) a holding company of the body corporate; or (c) a subsidiary of such a holding company.
Brightstar means Brightstar Asia Limited
“Personal Data ” or “personal data ” means any data (a) relating directly or indirectly to a living individual; (b) from which it is practicable for the identity of the individual to be directly or indirectly ascertained; and (c) in a form in which access to or processing of the data is practicable.
Transactions means Brightstar’s buyback and trade-in program for mobile or electronic devices including Samsung products, and/or any other transactions that Brightstar may permit on the Site whether now or in the future.