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The following terms and conditions of this Legal Statement apply to both Silicon Motion Technology Corporation (referred to as “SMTC”, “we”, “us”, “our” or “Company”), clients to whom we provide services ("Clients") and to those individuals who browse and use our website ("Visitors"). (Clients and/or Visitors are also referred to as “you”, “your” or “Users”.) You should read the content of this Legal Statement carefully. By accessing this website, you acknowledge acceptance of the terms and conditions of this Legal Statement and understands that in the case of any violation of these terms and conditions, SMTC reserves the right to seek all remedies available by law and in equity for such violations.


We are strongly committed to respecting and protecting your privacy. In order to ensure your privacy, information we collect from Users to our website is used only in the manner and for the purposes described under this Privacy Policy (the “Policy”).

The purpose of this Policy is to explain the types of information that we collect from our website, what we do with collected information, and with whom we share such information. Anyone who provides personally identifiable information ("Personal Information") or any other information to the Company consents to the collection, use and disclosure of such information under the terms of this Policy.

We follow the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Privacy Principles as set forth by the United States Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use and retention of Personal Information collected within the European Union by the Company through our website or the use of services offered by our website. A link to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles may be found here.

THE INFORMATION COLLECTED BY US. The Company may collect any Personal Information that is provided to us byUsers. This includes, without limitation, name, phone number, mailing address, e-mail address, automatically generated electronic data or any other Personal Information that is provided to us in connection with the use of our website and services provided thereto.

Users who use our website services always have the option to remain anonymous and not to provide any Personal Information when raising corporate compliance issues. In addition, Users can browse our website anonymously without revealing Personal Information.

HOW WE USE INFORMATION. When Visitors to our website request that the Company contact them, our registration web page may require those Visitors to provide specific contact information such as name and e-mail address. We use the contact information obtained from the registration interface to thus make connection with the individual and send information about us. We also use Personal Information obtained from Visitors to our website to respond to questions, comments and/or other requests from them, including responding to inquiries about employment opportunities.

LINKED INTERNET WEBSITES. As a service to our website Users, the Company provides hyperlinks to valuable resources that are related to our products and services, such as reference documents published by industry experts, software, flash memory card controller development kits, Company affiliates, links to press release and Company filings with the Securities Exchange Commission. These hyperlinks, which are highlighted words, URLs, or icons within a hypertext document that may, when clicked, take you to another place within the document or to another document altogether, or to a third-party website not controlled by the Company. Such hyperlinked, third-party websites may collect and use all information collected in a manner that is different from our practice. The Company is not responsible for the collection, use, or disclosure of information exchanged between any individual and these third-party websites, and the Company expressly disclaims any and all liability related to such collection, use, or disclosure by any third-party. The Company does not collect any Personal Information from any individuals who click on these hyperlinks located on our website.

MINORS. We do not sell products or provide services to any individual that is under the age of eighteen ("Minors"). We do not knowingly solicit or collect Personal Information from Minors, and we will not knowingly link to any third-party website that solicits or collects Personal Information from Minors. If you believe that a Minor has disclosed Personal Information to us or that we have linked to such a third-party website, please contact us at legal@siliconmotion.com.tw so that the information and/or link can be promptly removed.

SECURITY AND PROTECTION OF DATA COLLECTED BY US. The Company and its affiliates websites have security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. We have implemented various physical, electronic, and managerial measures, including education and training of our personnel, to provide Personal Information with reasonable protection from accidental loss or destruction, abuse, alteration, or disclosure. In addition, we have implemented strict operational guidelines to safeguard privacy of data we collect at various levels of our organization.

We will continue to revise policies and implement additional security features as new technologies become available.

No data transmission over the Internet is 100% secure, therefore, we make no representations or warranties with regard to the sufficiency of adopted security measures. We shall not be responsible for any actual or consequential damages (or any other damages or liability of any kind whatsoever) that result from a lapse in compliance with this Policy because of a security breach or technical malfunction.

INTERNATIONAL TRANSFERS OF PERSONAL INFORMATION. Permitted transfers of information, including Personal Information, either to third parties or within the Company, include the transfer of data from one jurisdiction to another, such as transfers within and beyond the United States of America. As privacy laws vary from one jurisdiction to another, Personal Information may be transferred to a jurisdiction where the laws provide lesser or different protection than the jurisdiction in which the information originated. We will always handle your Personal Information as described in this Policy. We remind you that the Company website is global in nature. We urge you to establish direct communications with an authorized Company officer before you provide any sensitive information or valuable data online. The Company abides by the safe harbor framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of data from the European Union, which framework is posted by that department here.

ACCESS TO YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION. If you wish to obtain a copy of particular Personal Information you provided to us, or if you become aware of any information provided to us is incorrect and you would like us to correct or delete it, contact us at legal@siliconmotion.com.tw. Before the Company is able to provide you with any information or correct any inaccuracies, however, we may ask you to verify your identity and to provide further details, including Personal Information, to assist us to respond to your request.

The Company affirms that it will correct, amend or delete any erroneous data if instructed to do so by you, subject to the EU Safe Harbor principles of proportionality, data quality and reasonableness. We always will endeavor to respond within an appropriate timeframe to any request under this section.

ENFORCEMENT OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY. Any complaints and disputes arising in connection with this Policy shall be brought to the immediate attention of the Company at legal@siliconmotion.com.tw. All Company employees will be required to be familiar with and adhere to this Policy. We will investigate any reported complaints of violations of this Policy and will take prompt remedial action where violations are found. In order to inquire or complain about the Company's privacy policies or anything related to the privacy of Personal Information handled by us, contact us at the following e-mail address: legal@siliconmotion.com.tw.


Unless otherwise specified, all product and service names, slogans, custom graphics, icons and logos are registered trademarks, unregistered trademarks, trade names or service marks (collectively “Marks”) of SMTC and/or its affiliates.  All third party trademarks, trade names or service marks are the property of their respective owners. The use of any SMTC Marks without our express written consent is strictly prohibited. Your access to this website should not be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use any Marks appearing on the website without the prior written consent of SMTC or the third party that may own the Mark. To obtain our consent to use any Marks on our website, please contact the Company at legal@siliconmotion.com.tw.


Unless otherwise specified, ALL materials, information, graphics and icons contained in our website, including, but not limiting to audio and visual clips, together with the selection, assembly and arrangement thereof, and all software, program and codes are the property of SMTC and/or its affiliates and are protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. All other copyrighted materials are the property of their respective owners.

You should respect copyrighted materials and only use, view, download, print and retain copy of pages of our website provided that (1) usage of such information from our site is for personal informational, non-commercial use only, (2) no copy, transfer or transmission of such information to another person or entity, post it on any network computer or broadcast it in any media, (3) any copy of this information which you make shall retain all legal notices, copyright and other proprietary notices contained therein, and (4) you make no modifications of such information. If you wish to use, view, download, print, disseminate and retain any materials appearing on our website for reasons and circumstances that is otherwise in compliance with aforementioned conditions, you should contact the Company at legal@siliconmotion.com.tw prior to any engagement in any action that may violate the aforementioned conditions.


Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information presented in this website. However, we assume no responsibility for the accuracy of the information. All information contained in this website is subject to change without notice. References made to any and all third party products or services is for information purposes only and do not expressly or impliedly constitute nor endorse nor become a recommendation to embrace such products or services.

The Company shall not under any circumstances, be liable to any person for any special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages, including, without limitation, damages resulting from use of or reliance on the information presented, loss of profits or revenues or costs of replacement goods, even if SMTC has been informed in advance of the possibility of such damages.


This Legal Statement contains certain “forward-looking statements” all of which reflect Company’s estimates, expectation and projections about our industry, and certain assumptions made by us based on information available at the time of adopting this Legal Statement. Forward-looking statements also include, without limitation, statements regarding trends in our industry and our future results of operations, financial condition and business prospects. In some cases, you can identify forward-looking statements by terminology such as “may,” “will,” “should,” “expect,” “intend,” “plan,” “anticipate,” “believe,” “estimate,” “predict,” “potential,” “continue,” or the negative of these terms or other comparable terminology. Although such statements are based on our own information and information from other sources we believe to be reliable, you should not place undue reliance on them. These statements involve risks and uncertainties, and actual market trends or our actual results of operations, financial condition or business prospects may differ materially from those expressed or implied in these forward looking statements for a variety of reasons. For further information on potential risks and uncertainties involved, please contact the Company at legal@siliconmotion.com.tw. We assume no obligation to update any forward-looking statements, which apply only as of the date of the particular disclosure of such information.


From time to time, the Company may update, modify or change our legal statement. When this occurs, we will publish such news on our website together with our new legal statement. You should check our website periodically to review the most recent legal statement.