Automatic collection of information
When you visit the Website our servers automatically recordinformation that your browser sends. This data may include information such asyour device’s IP address, browser type and version, operating system type andversion, language preferences or the webpage you were visiting before you cameto our Website, pages of our Website that you visit, the time spent on thosepages, information you search for on our Website, access times and dates, andother statistics.
Collection of personal information
You can visit the Website without telling us who you are orrevealing any information by which someone could identify you as a specific,identifiable individual. If, however, you wish to use some of the Website’sfeatures, you will be asked to provide certain Personal Information (forexample, your name and e-mail address). We receive and store any informationyou knowingly provide to us when you publish content, or fill any online formson the Website. You can choose not to provide us with your PersonalInformation, but then you may not be able to take advantage of some of theWebsite’s features. Users who are uncertain about what information is mandatoryare welcome to contact us.
Use and processing of collected information
Any of the information we collect from you may be used topersonalize your experience; improve our Website; improve customer service andrespond to queries and emails of our customers; run and operate our Website andServices. Information collected automatically is used only to identifypotential cases of abuse and establish statistical information regarding Websiteusage. This statistical information is not otherwise aggregated in such a waythat would identify any particular user of the system.
We may process Personal Information related to you if one ofthe following applies: (i) You have given your consent for one or more specificpurposes. Note that under some legislations we may be allowed to processinformation until you object to such processing (by opting out), without havingto rely on consent or any other of the following legal bases below. This,however, does not apply, whenever the processing of Personal Information issubject to European data protection law; (ii) Provision of information isnecessary for the performance of an agreement with you and/or for anypre-contractual obligations thereof; (iii) Processing is necessary forcompliance with a legal obligation to which you are subject; (iv) Processing isrelated to a task that is carried out in the public interest or in the exerciseof official authority vested in us; (v) Processing is necessary for thepurposes of the legitimate interests pursued by us or by a third party. In anycase, we will be happy to clarify the specific legal basis that applies to theprocessing, and in particular whether the provision of Personal Information isa statutory or contractual requirement, or a requirement necessary to enterinto a contract.
Information transfer and storage
Depending on your location, data transfers may involvetransferring and storing your information in a country other than your own. Youare entitled to learn about the legal basis of information transfers to acountry outside the European Union or to any international organizationgoverned by public international law or set up by two or more countries, suchas the UN, and about the security measures taken by us to safeguard yourinformation. If any such transfer takes place, you can find out more bychecking the relevant sections of this document or inquire with us using theinformation provided in the contact section.
The rights of users
You may exercise certain rights regarding your informationprocessed by us. In particular, you have the right to do the following: (i) youhave the right to withdraw consent where you have previously given your consentto the processing of your information; (ii) you have the right to object to theprocessing of your information if the processing is carried out on a legalbasis other than consent; (iii) you have the right to learn if information isbeing processed by us, obtain disclosure regarding certain aspects of theprocessing and obtain a copy of the information undergoing processing; (iv) youhave the right to verify the accuracy of your information and ask for it to beupdated or corrected; (v) you have the right, under certain circumstances, torestrict the processing of your information, in which case, we will not processyour information for any purpose other than storing it; (vi) you have theright, under certain circumstances, to obtain the erasure of your PersonalInformation from us; (vii) you have the right to receive your information in astructured, commonly used and machine readable format and, if technicallyfeasible, to have it transmitted to another controller without any hindrance.This provision is applicable provided that your information is processed byautomated means and that the processing is based on your consent, on a contractwhich you are part of or on pre-contractual obligations thereof.
The right to object to processing
Where Personal Information is processed for the publicinterest, in the exercise of an official authority vested in us or for thepurposes of the legitimate interests pursued by us, you may object to suchprocessing by providing a ground related to your particular situation tojustify the objection. You must know that, however, should your PersonalInformation be processed for direct marketing purposes, you can object to thatprocessing at any time without providing any justification. To learn, whetherwe are processing Personal Information for direct marketing purposes, you mayrefer to the relevant sections of this document.
How to exercise these rights
Any requests to exercise User rights can be directed to theOwner through the contact details provided in this document. These requests canbe exercised free of charge and will be addressed by the Owner as early aspossible.
Privacy of children
We do not knowingly collect any Personal Information fromchildren under the age of 13. If you are under the age of 13, please do notsubmit any Personal Information through our Website or Service. We encourageparents and legal guardians to monitor their children’s Internet usage and tohelp enforce this Policy by instructing their children never to providePersonal Information through our Website or Service without their permission.If you have reason to believe that a child under the age of 13 has providedPersonal Information to us through our Website or Service, please contact us.You must also be at least 16 years of age to consent to the processing of yourPersonal Information in your country (in some countries we may allow yourparent or guardian to do so on your behalf).
The Website uses “cookies” to help personalizeyour online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your harddisk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliverviruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only beread by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. We may usecookies to collect, store, and track information for statistical purposes tooperate our Website and Services. You have the ability to accept or declinecookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usuallymodify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. To learn moreabout cookies and how to manage them, visit internetcookies.org
Do Not Track signals
Some browsers incorporate a Do Not Track feature thatsignals to websites you visit that you do not want to have your online activitytracked. Tracking is not the same as using or collecting information inconnection with a website. For these purposes, tracking refers to collectingpersonally identifiable information from consumers who use or visit a websiteor online service as they move across different websites over time. Howbrowsers communicate the Do Not Track signal is not yet uniform. As a result,this Website is not yet set up to interpret or respond to Do Not Track signalscommunicated by your browser. Even so, as described in more detail throughoutthis Policy, we limit our use and collection of your personal information.
Links to other websites
Our Website contains links to other websites that are notowned or controlled by us. Please be aware that we are not responsible for theprivacy practices of such other websites or third-parties. We encourage you tobe aware when you leave our Website and to read the privacy statements of eachand every website that may collect Personal Information.
We secure information you provide on computer servers in acontrolled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use, ordisclosure. We maintain reasonable administrative, technical, and physicalsafeguards in an effort to protect against unauthorized access, use,modification, and disclosure of Personal Information in its control andcustody. However, no data transmission over the Internet or wireless networkcan be guaranteed. Therefore, while we strive to protect your Personal Information,you acknowledge that (i) there are security and privacy limitations of theInternet which are beyond our control; (ii) the security, integrity, andprivacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and ourWebsite cannot be guaranteed; and (iii) any such information and data may beviewed or tampered with in transit by a third-party, despite best efforts.
In the event we become aware that the security of theWebsite has been compromised or users Personal Information has been disclosedto unrelated third parties as a result of external activity, including, but notlimited to, security attacks or fraud, we reserve the right to take reasonablyappropriate measures, including, but not limited to, investigation andreporting, as well as notification to and cooperation with law enforcementauthorities. In the event of a data breach, we will make reasonable efforts tonotify affected individuals if we believe that there is a reasonable risk ofharm to the user as a result of the breach or if notice is otherwise requiredby law. When we do, we will send you an email.
We will disclose any information we collect, use or receiveif required or permitted by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similarlegal process, and when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessaryto protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigatefraud, or respond to a government request.
Changes and amendments
Acceptance of this policy
You acknowledge that you have read this Policy and agree toall its terms and conditions. By using the Website or its Services you agree tobe bound by this Policy. If you do not agree to abide by the terms of thisPolicy, you are not authorized to use or access the Website and its Services.
If you would like to contact us to understand more aboutthis Policy or wish to contact us concerning any matter relating to individualrights and your Personal Information, you may send an email to [email protected]