Privacy and cookies policy
Privacy and cookies policy
1.1 We are committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to our website; >In this policy, we explain how to handle your personal information.
Collecting personal information
2.1 We may collect, store and use the following types of personal information:
(A) information about your computer and your visits and use of this site (including our IP address, geographic location, browser type and version , operating system, reference source, length of visit, page views and site navigation path);
(B) the information you provide to us when you register for our website (including your email address);
(C) the information you provide to us in order to subscribe to our email notifications and / or newsletters (including your name and email address);
(D) information you post on our website for posting on the Internet (including your username, profile pictures and comments);
(E) the information contained in or relating to any communication you send us (including the content of the communication and the metadata associated with the communication); >and
(F) any other personal information you choose to send to us.
2.2 Before disclosing the personal information of another person, you must obtain the consent of that person for the disclosure and processing of that personal information in accordance with this policy.
Using personal information
3.1 Personal information submitted to us through our website will be used for the purposes specified in this policy or on the relevant pages of the site.
3.2 We may use your personal information to:
(a) administer our website and activities;
(B) customize our website for you;
(C) allow the use of the services available on our website;
(D) send you a non-commercial commercial communication;
(E) send you notifications by email;
(F) send us your e-newsletter, if you have requested it (you can inform us at any time if you no longer need the newsletter);
(G) provide third parties with statistical information about our users (but such third parties will not be able to identify any individual users from this information);
(H) handle inquiries and complaints filed by or about you regarding our website;
(I) keep our site secure and prevent fraud; >and
(J) verify compliance with the terms and conditions governing the use of our website.
3.3 If you submit personal information for publication on our website, we will publish and otherwise use such information in accordance with the license you have granted us.
3.4 We will not provide, without your express consent, your personal information to a third party for the purposes of their direct marketing or third parties.
Disclosing personal information
4.1 We may disclose your personal information to any of our employees, officers, insurers, professional advisers, agents, suppliers or contractors to the extent reasonably necessary for the purposes set out in this policy.
4.2 We may disclose your personal information to any member of our group of companies (this means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and all of its subsidiaries) to the extent reasonably necessary for the purposes set out in this policy.
4.3 We may disclose your personal information:
(A) to the extent that we are required to do so by law;
(B) in any ongoing or potential legal proceedings;
(C) to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including the provision of information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and credit risk reduction);
(D) to any person we reasonably believe may apply to a court or other competent authority to disclose such personal information where, in our reasonable opinion, such a court or authority would reasonably have the power to order the disclosure of such personal information .
4.4 Except as otherwise provided in this policy, we will not provide your personal information to third parties.
International data transfers
5.1 The information we collect may be stored, processed and transferred between the countries in which we operate in order to enable us to use the information in accordance with this policy.
5.2 The information we collect may be transferred to the following countries that do not have data protection laws equivalent to those in force in the European Economic Area: the United States of America, Russia, Japan, China and India.
5.3 Personal information that you post on our website or submitted for publication on our website may be available through the Internet worldwide. >We can not prevent the use or misuse of this information by others.
5.4 You expressly agree to the transfers of personal information described in this section 5.
Retaining personal information
6.1 This section 6 outlines our data retention policies and procedures that are designed to ensure that we meet our legal obligations with respect to the retention and disposal of personal information.
6.2 The personal information we process for purposes or purposes should not be stored for longer than is necessary for that purpose or purpose.
6.3 Notwithstanding the other provisions of this Section 6, we will retain documents (including electronic documents) containing personal data:
(A) to the extent that we are required to do so by law;
(B) if we believe that the documents may be relevant to any ongoing or potential legal proceedings; >and
(C) to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and credit risk reduction).
Security of personal information
7.1 We will take reasonable technical and organizational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
7.2 We will store all personal information you provide on our secure servers (password and firewall protected).
7.3 You acknowledge that the transmission of information over the Internet is inherently unstable and we can not guarantee the security of the data sent over the Internet.
7.4 You are responsible for keeping confidential the password you use to access our website; >We will not ask you for your password (unless you log in to our website).
8.1 We may update this policy from time to time by posting a new version on our site.
8.2 You should check this page occasionally to make sure that you are satisfied with any changes to this policy.
9.1 You may ask us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you; >The provision of this information will be subject to: A) the payment of a fee (currently set at EUR 10); >and
(B) the provision of appropriate proof of your identity (for this purpose, we generally accept a photocopy of your passport certified by a lawyer or bank plus an original copy of an electricity bill showing your current address).
9.2 We may refuse the personal information you request to the extent permitted by law.
9.3 You may ask us at any time not to treat your personal information for marketing purposes.
9.4 In practice, you expressly agree in advance to your use of your personal information for marketing purposes or we will give you the opportunity to exclude the use of your personal information for marketing purposes.
Third party websites
10.1 Our website includes hyperlinks and details on third party sites.
10.2 We have no control over the privacy policies and practices of third parties.
11.1 Let us know if the personal information we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.
12.1 A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. >The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
12.2 Cookies may be "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its defined expiration date, unless it is deleted by the user. user before the expiry date; >A session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
12.3 Cookies generally do not contain information that personally identifies a user, but the personal information that we store about you may be related to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
13.1 We use persistent session cookies on our site.
13.2 The cookies we use on our website and the purposes for which they are used are as follows:
14.1 We use Google Analytics to analyze the use of our site.
14.2 Our analytics service provider generates statistical and other information about the use of the website through cookies.
14.3 The analytics cookies used by our website have the following names: [_ga, _gat, __utma, __utmt, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz and __utmv].
14.4 The information generated about our website is used to create reports on the use of our website.
Third party cookies
15.1 Our website also uses third-party cookies.
16.1 Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies; >for example:
(A) in Internet Explorer (version 11), you can block cookies by using the available cookie replacement settings by clicking "Tools", "Internet Options", "Privacy", then "Advanced";
(B) in Firefox (version 47), you can block all cookies by clicking "Tools", "Options", "Privacy", selecting "Use custom settings for history" from the drop-down menu and disturbing "Accept cookies from sites"; >and
(C) in Chrome (version 52), you can block all cookies by accessing the "Customize and Control" menu and clicking "Settings", "Show advanced settings" and "Content Settings", then selecting " Block sites from the All data setting under "Cookies".
16.2 Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.
16.3 If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features of our site.
17.1 You can delete cookies already stored on your computer; >for example:
(A) in Internet Explorer (version 11), you must manually delete the cookie files (you can find instructions for doing so at http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/internet- explore / delete-manage-cookies # Ie = ie-11);
(B) in Firefox (version 47), you can delete cookies by clicking "Tools", "Options" and "Privacy", then select "Use custom settings for history" from the drop-down menu, by clicking "Show cookies" Then click on "Delete all cookies"; >and
(C) in Chrome (version 52), you can delete all cookies by accessing the "Customize and Control" menu, by clicking "Settings", "Show advanced settings" and "Clear browsing data", then selecting "Cookies and other Site and plug-in data" before clicking "Clear browsing data".
17.2 The removal of cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.