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Privacy Policy
Your privacy is important to Finisar and will be regarded with the utmost respect. By using the Finisar Web Site (the "Site"), you agree to this Privacy Policy. Any future modifications to this Policy will be posted on this Web page.

Notice and Disclosure
In general, you may visit this Site without identifying yourself or revealing any personally identifiable information. Finisar collects domain information from your visit to customize and improve your experience on our Site.

Collecting Personal Information
Some portions of this Site may require you to give us personally identifiable information such as your name, company name, job function, email address, street address, city, state/province, postal code, country and payment information ("Personal Information"). Finisar collects Personal Information in several ways.

  • Registration screens and on-line forms
  • On-line purchases and sales inquiries
  • E-mail correspondence sent to Finisar from Users
  • Automated means such as communications protocols and cookies.

Use of Cookies
A "Cookie" is a small amount of data transferred to your browser and read by the Web server that placed it there. It works like an identification card recording previously entered information. Portions of this Site may use cookies so that we can remember you the next time you visit our Site. That way, subsequent visits will be simpler and more seamless for you. Information colleted from cookies is also tracked to enhance security and improve the functionality of the Site by avoiding duplicate data entry, facilitating navigation, and increasing the relevance of content. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to accept or reject it.

Who Collects Personal Information?
Finisar alone executes and maintains collection of all data submitted through the Site.

Is Personal Information Shared?
Finisar does not disclose Personal Information unless required by law or legal process. Finisar does not sell, rent, give away or loan any user's Personal Information without the user's consent. Personal Information associated with product orders will be shared with the appropriate companies to ensure credit card validation and payment processing. Such companies are not authorized to release personal data to other third parties. Finisar reserves the right to disclose Personal Information in special cases where we believe that this information is necessary to identify, contact, or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (intentionally or unintentionally) Finisar rights or property, other Site users, or anyone else who could be harmed by such activities.

Links to Other Sites
Finisar may provide links to non-Finisar sites as a convenience to you. Those sites, however, are beyond our control and you are advised to check the privacy policies of those sites before providing your personal information to them.

Public Forums
Portions of this Site may make chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or news groups available to visitors. Please remember that information disclosed in these areas becomes public information, and exercise caution when deciding to disclose any Personal Information.

Contacting Us
If you have any questions or comments about the Finisar Privacy Policy, please contact us by email ( or by telephone (1-408-279-1555).


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