What data do we collect?
Personal data, or personal information, means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified by. It does not include data that has been anonymized or pseudonymized.
We may collect, use, store and transfer different kinds of personal data about you, which we have grouped together as follows:
- Technical Data includes internet protocol (IP) address, which we pseudonymize (a technique that replaces or removes information in the dataset that identifies an individual), browser type and version, time zone setting and location, operating system and platform and other technology on the devices you use to access this Website.
- User Submitted Data includes data collected at your direction for a specific function, for example a contest or survey.
- Usage Data includes aggregated information about how you use our Website, products and services.
We may also collect, use and share your data to produce and share aggregated insights that do not identify you. Aggregated data may be derived from your personal data but is not considered personal data as this data does not directly or indirectly reveal your identity. For example, we may aggregate your usage data to calculate the percentage of users accessing a specific Website feature, to generate statistics about our users, to calculate the percentage of users accessing a specific Website feature, to calculate ad impressions served or clicked on, or to publish visitor demographics.
For what purpose do we process the data?
Visitor data, which in most cases cannot lead to the identification of the visitor themselves, are processed on the basis of our legitimate interest for the following purposes:
- For statistical purposes, so that we know the number of visitors, the way of "acquisition" of visitors, the pages visited and the time spent on them, the bounce rate of visitors, etc.
- To defend our legitimate interests in order to protect our site and users from cyber attacks, in order to prevent and detect fraud attempts and to manage various other risks.
Who has access to the data?
The personal data of visitors and users of the site may be transmitted to the following categories of recipients:
- Our suppliers, for the execution of an obligation on our behalf or for the execution of an obligation to us (including assistance in processing online payments, market analysis or customer relations and account management, administration of reviews, if applicable).
- Employees who provide services or products related to or additional to our services and products (e.g., accounting firms).
- Natural or legal persons acting as proxies, in various fields (for example, payment services, archiving services or destruction of documents, if any), in respect of which we will include clauses under which they are obliged to comply the requirements of the legislation that protects your rights.
- Web hosting service providers that provide hosting for our site.
- IT service providers who ensure the maintenance and development of our site.
- Analytics service providers (e.g. Google Analytics).
- Marketing service providers on our behalf.
- To a third party when provided for or authorized by law or by court order or if such disclosure is necessary in the course of an investigation or proceeding in the national territory or in another country.
If we have a legal obligation or if it is necessary to defend a legitimate interest, we may also disclose certain personal data to public authorities.
Also, according to the legal provisions, we may share your Personal Data with our affiliated companies for internal administrative purposes.
We ensure that access to your data by third parties under private law is made in accordance with the legal provisions on data protection and confidentiality of information, based on contracts concluded with them.
How long do we keep the data?
In which countries do we transfer your personal data?
By using the Website you consent to the transfer of information that we collect about you, including personal information, to any country in which we, members of our corporate group (that is, entities that control, are controlled by, or are under common control with us) or our service providers are located.
What are your data rights?
If you live in the European Union, in accordance with the applicable legal provisions, you have the following rights:
- Right of access: You may request access to all or parts of your Personal Data.
- Right to rectification: You can ask us to correct your personal data that is inaccurate or out of date.
- Right of deletion: You can request us to delete some or all of your Personal Data, especially if the Personal Data is no longer necessary for the purpose for which it was collected or if you withdraw your consent to the processing of Personal Data, then when the legal basis for the processing is consent.
- Right of opposition You may object at any time to the processing of your Personal Data for the purpose of the legitimate interests we pursue. However, please note that regardless of your request, we may continue to process your personal data if there are legitimate or compelling reasons to continue processing, or to exercise or defend legal rights.
- Right of restriction: You can request that your personal data be processed in a limited way (no processing, only storage) in the following cases: i) for the period necessary to verify the accuracy of your personal data following your contestation of its accuracy; ii) if you consider that the processing is illegal and you object to the deletion of your personal data; iii) if we no longer need the Personal Data but you still need this Personal Data to establish, exercise or defend a right in court; iv) if you object to the processing of your Personal Data, for the period of time in which it is verified whether our legitimate rights prevail over those of the data subject.
- Right to portability You can request that your Personal Data be exported to a third party, where this is technically feasible, when the processing is based on consent or when the processing is based on a contract and the processing is performed by automatic means.
- Right to withdraw consent: When processing is based on consent, you can withdraw your consent at any time.
Right not to be subject to an automated individual decision-making process: You have the right not to be subject to a decision based solely on automatic processing, including profiling, which produces legal effects concerning the data subject or similarly affects him to a certain extent. significant, subject to certain conditions.
- Right to be informed about the breach of security: If the breach of the security of personal data is likely to pose a high risk to the rights and freedoms of individuals, the controller shall inform the data subject without undue delay about such breach, in certain cases. conditions.
In addition, any person who considers that his or her rights under applicable law have been infringed as a result of the processing of his or her personal data without complying with applicable law shall have: (i) the right to lodge a complaint with a competent authority; supervision, (ii) or to appeal to the court.