Privacy Policy

Brother Industries, Ltd. (“Brother”, "we", "us" or "our") is committed to protecting your privacy.
When you authenticate your products through this website, we collect your Internet Protocol address and other information that may be derived from your Internet Protocol address, including, but not limited to, your general geographic location  (collectively, "Personal Information").

We use your Personal information to analyze the usage of the product authentication service, diagnose problems with our server, and administer our website. Where necessary, we may also use your Personal Information to take measures to detect and prevent the distribution of counterfeit goods  (collectively, the "Purposes").

Your Personal Information may be disclosed to Brother group companies, as well as product authentication service providers and investigation firm s solely to achieve the above Purposes.

Your Personal Information may be stored in a server located in countries without an adequate level of protection for personal data compared to that in your country, but appropriate safeguards are put in place in accordance with applicable legal requirements to ensure that your data is adequately protected. 

For details on how we protect your Personal Information, please refer to our General Privacy Policy <http://www.brother.com/privacy/index.htm>.