CCPA Appendix

Established on April 1, 2022

This CCPA Appendix complements Panasonic Energy Website Privacy Notice and tells you what your rights and our obligations are in relation to the processing of your Personal Data in accordance with the California Consumer Privacy Act (the "CCPA").
If there is any discrepancy between the terms of this CCPA Appendix and those of Panasonic Energy Website Privacy Notice, this CCPA Appendix will prevail. 

We may change this CCPA Appendix from time to time. The "Date last updated" mention at the top of this page states when the CCPA Appendix was last updated and any changes will become effective upon our posting of the revised CCPA Appendix to the extent permitted by applicable laws. 
Where required by the CCPA or other applicable law, we will request your consent to any such changes. We will provide the revised CCPA Appendix by email or by posting notice of the changes on our website or through any relevant Services.

Please click on the links below for further information on our privacy practices for residents in California:

1. What is Personal Data?

For the purposes of this CCPA Appendix, "Personal Data" means information that identifies, relates to, describes, is reasonably capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with a particular consumer or household. For example, Personal Data includes, but is not limited to, audio, electronic, visual, thermal, olfactory, or similar information or inferences drawn from other Personal Data to create a profile about a consumer reflecting the consumer's preferences, characteristics, psychological trends among other things.

2. What Personal Data do we collect about you?

We collects and processes some or all of the Personal Data set out in the table below and, using the methods and channels also set out in the table

Categories of Personal Data collected (stipulated in CCPA 1798.140(o))

Types of Personal Data

Categories of sources

Identifiers
Internet or other electronic network activity information

"Technical Data" : Data regarding your access to the Website (e.g. IP address, access status/HTTP status code, and date and time of the request) and cookies (including similar technologies that set information on your device) which is strictly necessary to provide the Website.

Your activity on the Website
*Technical Data is automatically collected through your use of the Website. For more information regarding cookies, please visit our cookie policy.
For Corporate website.
For Consumer Battery Global Website.

Identifiers

"Identity Data": Including your first name, last name, age, sex and similar identification information.

Your interaction with us via the Website or on social networking services

Identifiers

"Contact Data": Including your email address, home address, and phone number.

Your interaction with us via the Website or on social networking services

Internet or other electronic network activity information

"Inquiry Data": Contents of your inquiry or request via the Website or on social networking services to us and our relevant interactions with you.

Your interaction with us via the Website or on social networking services

Identifiers
Internet or other electronic network activity information

"Behavioral Data": Including data regarding traffics on the Website and other websites or demographic data (a segment group generated based on your age, preferences, interests or country) which are collected and generated via third party services (e.g. Google Analytics).

Your activity on the Website
*Behavioral Data is automatically collected and generated, through our use of cookies set on your device, if you consented to our use of such technologies in prior. For more information regarding cookies, please visit our cookie policy.
For Corporate website.
For Consumer Battery Global Website.
For more information regarding personal data processing on Google services, please visit Google's privacy notice (https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en-US).

Identifiers
Internet or other electronic network activity information

"SNS Data": Data regarding your interaction with us on social networking services (e.g. your account ID, contents you have shared)

Your interaction with us via the Website or on social networking services

3. How do we use your Personal Data?

We collect your Personal Data on the Website for 3 business or commercial purposes:

Improve your experience on the Website

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Detailed business or commercial purpose(s) for collecting Personal Data

Types of Personal Data

PARTIES WE SELL (stipulated in CCPA 1798.140(w)) or disclose

1

Maintain and Improve service quality of the Website
*We obtain log data regarding your access to the Website and they include some of your Technical Data. We use such log data in our operation as far as necessary to maintain and improve our systems (e.g. measurement of amounts of inbound/outbound data transfer on the Website).

Technical Data
Behavioral Data

Panasonic affiliates
cloud service providers
analytics partners
* We use third party services (e.g. Google Analytics) to analyze traffics on the Website.
For more information regarding processing of your Personal Data on Google services, please visit Google's privacy notice (https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en-US).

2

Respond to your inquiry or request

Identity Data
Contact Data
Inquiry Data

Panasonic affiliates

3

Detect and prevent unauthorized access or anti-social behaviour on the Website

Technical Data

Panasonic affiliates

Marketing

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Detailed business or commercial purpose(s) for collecting Personal Data

Types of Personal Data

PARTIES WE SELL (stipulated in CCPA 1798.140(w)) or disclose

4

Deliver targeted advertisements

Behavioral Data

Panasonic affiliates
advertising partners
* We use third party services (e.g. Google Ads and YouTube Ads) to deliver targeted advertising to segment groups generated based on age, preferences, interests or country.
For more information regarding processing of your Personal Data on Google services, please visit Google's privacy notice (https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en-US).

Facilitate campaigns/competitions

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Detailed business or commercial purpose(s) for collecting Personal Data

Types of Personal Data

PARTIES WE SELL (stipulated in CCPA 1798.140(w)) or disclose

5

Manage information regarding candidates, respond to your inquiry or request and deliver prizes
*We obtain your Personal Data in mainly following ways:
via registration forms provided by us
by interacting with you directly on social networking services

Identity Data
Contact Data
Inquiry Data
SNS data
* Only when we need to deliver prizes to you, we obtain your contact data.

Panasonic affiliates
competition providers
delivery service providers

6

Maintain and Improve our service quality

Technical Data
Behavioral data
Inquiry data

Panasonic affiliates
competition providers
analytics partners
* We use third party services (e.g. Google Analytics) to analyze traffics on the Website.
For more information regarding processing of your Personal Data on Google services, please visit Google's privacy notice (https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en-US).

7

Detect and prevent unauthorized access or anti-social behaviour regarding campaigns/competitions

Technical Data
Identity Data
Contact Data
Inquiry Data
SNS Data

Panasonic affiliates
competition providers

4. What are your rights and how can you exercise them?

A.What are your rights?

(1) Your rights under the CCPA include, the right to know about your Personal Data that we collect, use, disclose and sell, the right to request the deletion of your Personal Data, and the right to request not to sell your Personal Data.  

(2) We will not unreasonably discriminate against you for exercising the rights such as the right to know about Personal Data information under the CCPA by using methods including but not limited to the following:

  1. Denying to provide goods or services to you
  2. Charging different prices or rates for goods or services, including through the use of discounts or other benefits or imposing penalties
  3. Providing a different level or quality of goods or services to you
  4. Suggesting that you will receive a different price or rate for goods or services or a different level or quality of goods or services

B.Exercising your rights (right to know and right to request the deletion of your Personal Data)

If you wish to exercise the right to know or the right to request the deletion of your Personal Data under the rights of A(1) above, please contact us at :
Corporate Website : privacy_pec@gg.jp.panasonic.com
Consumer Battery Global Website : panasonic_eneloop@gg.jp.panasonic.com

Upon receiving your request to exercise such rights, we will require you to provide some information (e.g. name and e-mail address) in order to verify your identity.

We will confirm receipt of your requests to exercise your rights within 10 business days in the same manner in which the request was received and provide information about how we will process the request and the limit of our response. We will respond to requests to know and requests to delete within 45 days, and if we exceed the period, we will notify you and respond within 90 days from the day that we receive the requests. If we cannot verify your requests within the 45-day time period, we may not process your requests.
We will record your requests and store them for 24 months.
If you use an authorized agent to submit a request to know or a request to delete, the authorized agent is required to submit to us a written permission proving the authorized agent is permitted to do so and the authorized agent's own identity verification document(s).

C. Exercising your rights (right to opt-out)

If you wish to exercise the right to opt-out under the rights of A(1) above, please contact us at :
Corporate Website : privacy_pec@gg.jp.panasonic.com
Consumer Battery Global Website :panasonic_eneloop@gg.jp.panasonic.com
We will respond to your requests to opt-out as soon as feasibly possible, but within 15 business days.

5. Sale of Personal Data

The following is the list of the categories of Personal Data and the purposes for which each category of information was disclosed to third parties by means which may be considered as selling in CCPA and the categories of such third parties.

Categories of Personal Data sold

Types of Personal Data

Business or commercial purpose number in the table of section 3

Categories of third parties to which we sold Personal Data

Identifiers
Internet or other electronic network activity information

Behavioral data

1, 4 and 6

analytics partners
advertising partners
*We use third party services (e.g. Google Analytics, Google Ads and YouTube Ads) to analyze traffics on the Website and deliver targeted advertising to segment groups generated based on age, preferences, interests or country.
For more information regarding processing of your Personal Data on Google services, please visit Google's privacy notice
(https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en-US).

For the purposes of this CCPA Appendix, "sell" means selling, renting, releasing, disclosing, disseminating, making available, transferring, or otherwise communicating orally, in writing, or by electronic or other means, your Personal Data by us to another business or a third party for monetary or other valuable consideration.

6. Children's Personal Data and opt-in procedure

The Website is not intended for children (anyone under the age of 16 years) and we do not knowingly collect or try to collect Personal Data from or about children, and disclose or sell such Personal Data to third parties.

7. Contact Information

You may contact us with questions or concerns about this CCPA Appendix and your choices and rights under CCPA at:
Corporate Website : privacy_pec@gg.jp.panasonic.com
Consumer Battery Global Website : panasonic_eneloop@gg.jp.panasonic.com