Privacy Policy

Fairchild values you as a website visitor and is committed to protecting your privacy. Fairchild adheres to the following privacy policy regarding collection, use and dissemination of personal data collected through our website.

Collection, use and disclosure of data

Fairchild Semiconductor collects two kinds of information about our web site visitors: personal and demographic. Personal information is information you choose to submit to us by registering for My Fairchild or completing a form on our website. The purpose of our personal data collection is to provide you with access to additional services and benefits and to better communicate appropriate product news and information, service offerings and special promotions to you.

The personal data we request includes your name, company, job title, address, email and phone number. In order to better serve you, a Fairchild representative may follow-up with those who order product samples or download models, design tools and other intellectual property. We do not sell or rent your personal data to third parties.

In addition to personal data, Fairchild also collects demographic information on an anonymous basis, such as number of visitors, domain information and browsing patterns. We analyze this data to help us improve our website and answer the online needs of our customers. This information cannot be associated with you personally unless you choose to tell us who you are by creating a My Fairchild account or completing an online form. You are welcome to visit our website as often as you like and remain anonymous by not revealing any personal data.

Your right to access, correct or delete your personal data

You may access your MyFairchild profile at any time to modify or delete your personal data or to unsubscribe from receiving personalized services and information.

Disclosure to third parties

In order to offer services such as sample ordering and model download, Fairchild Semiconductor may subcontract with other vendors. In the event that we share your personal information with these vendors, they will only use your personal information for the purpose of providing the specific service they are contracted to provide, and they will not disclose your personal information to any third parties.

Cookies

Our site utilizes cookie technology to authenticate your access to some areas of our website and to prevent you from having to enter redundant and duplicate data.  Cookies also allow us to analyze user trends of our website visitors to better understand your needs.

Cookies are small text files that our website places on your hard drive for identification purposes. Cookies are a common web site practice. They cannot access, read or modify any data on your computer or provide us with your personal data. If you prefer, you may set your browser to not accept cookies. We strongly recommend, however, that you leave cookies activated because cookies enable you to take advantage of many of our online design support features.

Security

Our goal is to protect your personal data with the highest degree of security possible. We actively monitor and enhance our security on an ongoing basis, implementing the newest website security technologies, including secure servers, firewalls and encryption of financial data, to protect the safety of your personal data.

Children under the age of 13

Fairchild Semicondutor is in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act). Our website is directed to people who are at least 13 years of age. We do not knowingly collect data from anyone under 13 years of age.  If you believe that we have mistakenly or unintentionally collected such information through our website, please notify us at privacy@fairchildsemi.com so that we may immediately delete the information from our servers.

Changes to Privacy Policy

Fairchild Semiconductor reserves the right to change this policy, however, we will not materially change our policies and practices to make them less protective of customer information without notifying affected customers by email. Unless stated otherwise, our current Privacy Policy applies to all information that we have about you and your account.

Conditions of use

By using our website, you consent to the collection and use of your information as set forth in this Privacy Policy and to the Terms and Conditions pertaining to our website.

Contact us

If you have any questions or comments about our Privacy Policy, please email privacy@fairchildsemi.com. Your privacy is important to us and we will make every effort to resolve your concerns.