Privacy Policies effective October 12, 2009
This is a General Motors Company ("GM") sponsored site. To view General Motors Company’s privacy statement click here: http://www.gm.com/privacy/#scope.
GM will have access to your name and other personal information you enter here. GM dealers and third parties will also have access to personal information you enter here and your browsing activities on this page in order to provide you the dealer locator services you are requesting. The role of each party is explained below and links to applicable privacy statements are provided.
Collection and Use of Your Information by GM
Information Directed to Our Dealers
When you complete a form on this website to ask a question of or request a quote from a GM dealer, the information you submit is forwarded by GM to the GM dealer you selected. Each GM dealer is independent of GM and the dealer you direct your communication to will have its own privacy statement. Please contact the dealer or visit the dealer’s website for more information on its privacy practices.
Changes to these Privacy Policies or Statements
This Privacy Statement is effective as of October 12, 2009
Capitol Buick GMC (hereinafter “Capitol”) is an automotive dealer or related dealership marketing entity located at 6500 Capitol Drive, Greenbelt MD, 20770.
Capitol reserves the right to amend this Agreement at any time and notification of any such changes will be instituted by posting the revised Agreement on the Site. You should check this Agreement periodically for changes. All changes shall be effective upon posting. Your continued use of the Site after any change to this Agreement constitutes your agreement to be bound by any such changes. This Agreement was last updated on May 2008. Capitol may terminate, suspend, change, or restrict access to all or any part of this Site without notice or liability.
The Site is an automotive dealership operation or related dealership marketing entity consisting of the dealership(s), make(s), vehicle inventory and/or marketing content represented in this Site and its subsidiary Sites. The information within this site is provided “as is”. No warranty is expressed or implied to the fullest extent permissible by applicable law. Capitol and any of its providers of information do not warrant error-free or uninterrupted service of this Site. Please note that this Site is operated in Greenbelt, MD and therefore all disclaimers are predicated on applicable MD or county laws and standards. Visitors from outside MD or county should be aware that Capitol makes no representation that this Site and the information contained herein is appropriate or available for use in other areas. Those who enter this Site from outside MD or county do so at their own initiative and are directly responsible for compliance with their local laws a to the extent those laws apply.
All vehicles are sold on an “as is” basis unless stated otherwise. All prices plus sales tax and shop supplies where applicable. Picture may not represent actual vehicle. Prices and special offers are subject to change. Mileage listings are estimates and are not necessarily accurate odometer readings. Some vehicle information and vehicle pricing may be unintentionally missing or inaccurate and Capitol will endeavor to correct such discrepancies in a commercially reasonable manner upon Customer notification of such errors or omissions, but pricing errors and listing errors are considered invalid and may or may not be honored at the sole discretion of Capitol and its participating dealerships. Payment calculator should not be used for exact finance amounts determined WAC. Daily changes in inventory may result in the unavailability of certain vehicles listed on-line. A commercially reasonable effort will be made to keep the inventory database current on a multi-week basis.
Please contact the appropriate Capitol Store to verify the status, availability, and other information of all listed vehicles. All photographs of new vehicles are representative and do not reflect the actual color, accessories, options, or option packages. In rare cases, terms and prices may be based on manufacturer regional incentives and may have residency restrictions. The Capitol Markdown includes manufacturer and dealer incentives.
In some cases manufacturers offer special financing in lieu of rebates. In these cases Capitol Markdown prices may be adjusted by the consumer rebate amount.
Capitol is committed to respecting the privacy of our clients, customers, and all website visitors. In order to provide you with the best possible service it may be necessary for to store information about you. However, we only collect information that you choose to provide us. This information includes but is not limited to your name, address, birth date, e-mail address, phone number, and sometimes, social security number.
If you choose to apply for a loan we may ask you to state financial information such as income history, amount and type of assets, liabilities, and marital status.
Capitol complies with the requirements of Privacy Notice Pursuant to Title V, Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act 15 USC 6801-6810 (GLB Act) and the FTC Implementing Regulation P, 16 CFR Part 313 (Regulation P) Rule on Privacy of Consumer Information in particular, as both relate to the disclosure and protection of Non-Public Personal Information (NPI) for Customers with regard to the authorized distribution and intended use of Customers financial information to other parties. Capitol will substantially comply with the GLB Act and Regulation P for all Customer NPI it received, transferred, or obtained from the use of this site or from a party (a party collectively the parties). In particular, each party may use Customer NPI it receives, transfers or obtains from a party only for the purpose for which, the party delivered such NPI, and only for such other purposes permitted under 16 C.F.R. 313.14 and 313.15 Whereas, by use of this site and its forms, Customer acknowledges that any information submitted may be utilized by Capitol for its intended purpose.
In connection with vehicle transactions, Capitol may obtain information of a financial nature that will fall under the protection of the GLB Act with regard to NPI in accordance of the GLB Act, Customer should be aware of the following disclosures:
… NPI received from Customer in written or electronic format, and in connection with financial transactions.
… NPI received about Customer based on transactions with Capitol either directly or through third parties.
… NPI received Information about your transactions with our affiliates, others or us.
… NPI received from a Consumer Reporting Agency.
… NPI received from non-affiliated parties as permitted by law.
… NPI disclosed to financial service providers, banks, credit unions, and leasing companies.
… NPI disclosed to other financial institutions with whom we have joint marketing agreements.
… NPI disclosed to non-financial companies such as automobile manufacturers.
… NPI disclosed to other parties such as service providers and software maintenance companies.
… NPI disclosed to any non-affiliated parties as permitted by law.
… NPI disclosed to management services on its behalf about you as a consumer, customer or former customer.
… NPI disclosed to manufacturer of your vehicle as required by the manufacturer.
We restrict access to nonpublic information about you to those employees who need to know that information to provide products or services to you. We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to safeguard your nonpublic personal information.
The manufacture(s) represented by Capitol requires that we submit certain Customer NPI for each vehicle transaction. This required information might include financial information regarding whether the vehicle was leased or financed, the term of the transaction, the lending institution, information relating to extended warranties and other related documentation. The manufacturer typically requires this Customer NPI to confirm the sale of a vehicle for the purpose of initiating warranty coverage and the deliver of timely vehicle information to Customer about recalls and other notices. In order to deliver a vehicle to you at Capitol, we are attempting to obtain your Opt-In consent to submit this information in accordance with the provisions set forth in this disclaimer. If you elect to Opt-Out, there may be limited opportunities to receive certain products and services that you qualify to receive as a result of your vehicle transaction.
RESTRICTIONS ON THE USE OF SITE CONTENT
This Site contains text, data, photos, images and product and other information (collectively, "Content") that is proprietary Capitol or its Content providers. You acknowledge that this Content is protected by copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, patents, or other proprietary rights, and that these rights are valid and protected in all forms, media, and technologies existing now and hereinafter developed. You also acknowledge that the Content is and shall remain the property of Capitol or its Content providers (each a "Contributor") who have been involved in the preparation or publication of the Content. You may not modify, transmit, participate in the sale or transfer of, or create derivative works based on any Content, in whole or in part. Subject to your full compliance with this Agreement, You may print copies of the Content, provided that these copies are made only for personal, non-commercial use and that you maintain any notices contained in the Content, or maintained by the Contributor, such as all copyright notices, trademark legends, or other proprietary rights notices. You shall not store electronically any significant portion of any Content. Capitol authorizes you to view and use the Content on this Site solely for your personal, noncommercial use. The use of the Content on any other Site, including by linking or framing, or in any networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited without Capitol’s prior written approval.
Capitol (including the Capitol Cadillac logo), are trademarks or service marks of Capitol. Other company, product, and service names and logos used and displayed on this Site may be trademarks or service marks owned by Capitol or others. Nothing on this Site should be construed as granting, by implication, or otherwise, any license or right to use any of the Capitol Trademarks displayed on this Site. We prohibit use of any of the Capitol Cadillac Trademark as part of a link to or from any site unless establishment of such a link is approved in advance by us in writing.
If you believe, in good faith, that any materials on the Site infringe your copyrights, notifications of claimed copyright infringement should be sent, in accordance with Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2) (under the "Digital Millennium Copyright Act") to Capitol Cadillac’s designated agent. Notification should include:
An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; a description of where the material you claim is infringing is located on the Site; a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law; and a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or duly authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
NONE OF CAPITOL OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, PROVIDERS OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, LICENSORS, AGENTS OR INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS (COLLECTIVELY THE "CAPITOL PARTIES") GUARANTEES THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR USEFULNESS OF ANY OF THE CONTENT. THIS SITE AND ALL OF THE CONTENT IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE", WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OR TITLE. ADDITIONALLY, THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES AS TO THE RESULTS OF YOUR USE OF THE CONTENT. THE CAPITOL PARTIES DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL THE CAPITOL PARTIES BE LIABLE FOR ANY GENERAL, SPECIAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL PUNITIVE OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) OF ANY KIND WHETHER IN AN ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO YOUR USE, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE CONTENT, THE SITE OR ANY THIRD PARTY SITE TO WHICH THIS SITE IS LINKED. CAPITOL IS NOT LIABLE FOR ANY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY USER. YOUR SOLE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THIS SITE IS TO STOP USING THE SITE. IF THE FOREGOING LIMITATION IS FOUND TO BE INVALID, YOU AGREE THAT THE CAPITOL PARTIES' TOTAL LIABILITY FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, OR CAUSES OF ACTION OF ANY KIND OR NATURE SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Capitol Parties from and against any and all claims, losses, expenses, or demands or liabilities, including attorneys' fees and costs, incurred by the Capitol Parties in connection with any claim by a third party (including any intellectual property claim) arising out of (i) your use of the Site in violation of this Agreement or in violation of any applicable law. You further agree that you will cooperate as reasonably required in the defense of any such claims. The Capitol Parties reserve the right, at their own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and you shall not in any event settle any such claim or matter without the written consent of Capitol Buick GMC.
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
DEALINGS WITH ADVERTISERS
Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers or other third parties found on or through the Site, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings are solely between you and such advertiser. You agree that we are not responsible nor shall we be liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as a result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertiser on the Site.
USE OF PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION
You agree to use the Content and Site only for lawful purposes. You are prohibited from any use of the Content or Site that would constitute an illegal offense, give rise to liability or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national or international law or regulation.
USER MUST COMPLY WITH APPLICABLE LAWS
This Site is based in Maryland, United States. Capitol makes no claims concerning whether the Content may be downloaded or are appropriate for use outside of the United States. If you access this Site from outside of the United States, you are solely responsible for ensuring compliance with the laws of your specific jurisdiction.
COMPLIANCE WITH EXPORT LAWS
The United States controls the export of products and information. You expressly agree to comply with such restrictions and not to export or re-export any of the Content to countries or persons prohibited under the export control laws. By downloading the Content, you are expressly agreeing that you are not in a country where such export is prohibited or are a person or entity for which such export is prohibited. You are solely responsible for compliance with the laws of your specific jurisdiction regarding the import, export, or re-export of the Content.
Failure by Capitol to enforce any provision(s) of this Agreement shall not be as a waiver thereof. This Agreement and all other aspects of your use of the Site shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Maryland, without regard to its conflict of laws rules. All claims and disputes arising out of this Agreement or your use of the Site, other than actions for specific performance or injunctive relief brought by Capitol, shall be exclusively brought in the federal, state, or local courts located in Maryland, and, with regard to such claims and disputes, you hereby irrevocably (i) submit to the exercise of personal jurisdiction over you by those courts and (ii) waive any jurisdictional, venue, or inconvenient forum objections to such courts. Any cause of action you may have with respect to the Content, Site or this Agreement must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arose, or be barred. If any provision of this Agreement is found to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions shall be enforced to the fullest extent possible, and the remaining provisions of the Agreement shall remain in full force and effect. You many not assign this Agreement, by operation of law or otherwise, without Capitol’s prior written consent. Subject to that restriction, this Agreement will be binding on, inure to the benefit of, and be enforceable against the parties and their respective successors and assigns. Neither the course of conduct between parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any provision of the Agreement. All rights not expressly granted herein are hereby reserved.
If you have questions regarding the Agreement or the practices of Capitol, please contact us by e-mail at email@example.com or by regular mail at Capitol Cadillac Company, 6500 Capitol Drive, Greenbelt, MD 20770.
Copyright © 2008 - All rights reserved.
Any visitor to Capitol’s Web pages may download, copy or transmit, any portion of the material in the web pages of Capitol, for informational and noncommercial personal purposes only. Each copy of these materials must retain all copyright and other propriety notices contained therein. The Capitol Cadillac name and logo are registered trademarks. These trademarks may not be modified, and they may not be used, downloaded, copied or distributed in any way except as an integral part of an authorized download, copy or transmission of material in these Web pages. No other use, copying or transmission of the trademarks or copyrighted material may be made without the express prior written consent of Capitol.
The information in the Web pages is intended for Capitol visitors, and is provided "AS IS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANT ABILITY, FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS. In no event shall Capitol be liable to any person for any special, indirect or consequential damages relating to this material.
Capitol appreciates and welcomes your ideas and suggestions. Any material received by Capitol, shall be considered non-confidential, and shall have no obligation of any kind with respect thereto. Capitol shall be free to modify, re-produce, disclose and distribute any or all of the material to others without limitation, and use it for any purpose whatsoever.
Capitol reserves the right to make changes at any time, without notice, and is not responsible for typographical errors. Further information can be obtained from by emailing Capitol at firstname.lastname@example.org
REMOVAL FROM CAPITOL SOLICITATIONS
If you are not a Capitol customer and you are on our mailing list or if you do not want information about the products and Capitol can provide, you may want to discontinue receiving mail, e-mail or other solicitations. We respect your wishes and will remove you from our lists. Please send your name, email address, mailing address and phone number Capitol Cadillac Company, 6500 Capitol Drive, Greenbelt, MD, 20770. Please specify that you want to be removed from mail, e-mail or telephone solicitation.
In the event you are removed from our lists, we still need to communicate with customers on a regular basis to notify them of service issues, or other items that may affect their relationship with Capitol.
OPT-IN / OPT-OUT
Customer has the right to Opt-Out of any of these Customer NPI disclosers, other than Customer NPI disclosers that are permitted by law. If you wish to Opt-Out of disclosures to non-affiliated third parties, then you must follow the instructions below. A Completed Opt-Out form will automatically apply to all members of any associated joint account holders. Capitol restricts unauthorized access to Customer NPI using commercially reasonable safeguards and protections in compliance with Federal Regulations. If you wish to Opt-Out of Customer NPI disclosures to non-affiliated third parties, then you must print out this form and completely and accurately fill it out, sign the form at this link and drop it off in person or mail it to the address listed herein: Capitol Buick GMC, 6500 Capitol Drive, Greenbelt, MD, 20770
If you wish to Opt-Out of Customer NPI disclosures to non-affiliated third parties, then you must print out this form and completely and accurately fill it out, sign the form at this link and drop it off in person or mail it to the address listed herein: Capitol Buick GMC, 6500 Capitol Drive, Greenbelt, MD, 20770
Please click here to view/print the Opt-out form.>