This Application collects some Personal Data from its Users.
Holder and Responsible for the treatment of the Data
Holder’s contact email: [email protected]
Types of Data collected
Among the types of Personal Data that this Application collects, by itself or through third parties, there are: Cookies and Usage Data.
Personal Data may be freely provided by the User or, in the case of Usage Data, will be collected automatically when using this Application.
All the Data requested by this Application are mandatory and the refusal to provide them may make it impossible for this Application to proceed with the provision of the Service. In cases where this Application specifically indicates that certain Data is not mandatory, Users are free not to communicate such Data without this having any consequence on the availability or operation of the Service. Users who have doubts about what Data is mandatory can contact the Owner.
The User assumes responsibility for the Personal Data of third parties that is obtained, published or shared through this Application and hereby declares that he has the consent of said third parties to provide said Data to the Owner.
Method and place of treatment of the Data collected
The Owner will treat the Data of the Users in an appropriate manner and will adopt the appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction of the Data.
Data processing will be carried out using computers and/or IT tools, following procedures and organizational modalities strictly related to the stated purposes. In addition to the Owner, in some cases the Data may be accessed by certain categories of authorized persons, related to the operation of this Application (administration, sales, marketing, legal department and systems administration) or external contractors who provide services to the Owner (such as such as external providers of technical services, courier companies, hosting companies, IT companies, communication agencies) that will be appointed by the Owner as Treatment Managers, if necessary. An updated list of said persons may be requested from the Holder at any time.
Legal bases of the Treatment
The Owner may treat the User’s Personal Data, if one of the following conditions is met:
When Users have given their consent for one or more specific purposes. Notice: Under several different laws, the Owner may be authorized to process Personal Data until the User opposes it (“reject”), without the need for consent or any other legal basis. It will not apply when the processing of Personal Data is subject to European regulations on the protection of Personal Data;
When obtaining Data is necessary for the fulfillment of a contract between the User and/or any other pre-contractual obligation of the User;
When the treatment is necessary for the fulfillment of a legal obligation that must be fulfilled by the User;
When the treatment is related to a task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official powers granted to the Holder;
When the treatment is necessary for the purpose of a legitimate interest pursued by the Owner or a third party.
In any case, the Holder will be willing to clarify the specific legal bases that apply to the treatment and, in particular, if the collection of Personal Data is a contractual or statutory requirement or a necessary requirement to formalize a contract.
The Data is processed in the offices of the Holder, as well as in any other place where the parties involved in said treatment process are located.
Depending on Users’ location, Data transfers may involve the transfer of Users’ Data to a country other than your own. For more information on the place of processing of such transferred Data, Users may refer to the section containing the details on the processing of Personal Data.
Users will also have the right to know the legal bases of Data transfers to another country outside the European Union or to any international organization that is governed by International Public Law or that is made up of two or more countries, such as the UN, and also know the security measures taken by the Owner to safeguard their Data.
In the event that such transfer of Data takes place, Users may obtain more information by consulting the relevant sections of this document or requesting it from the Owner, through the contact information that appears in the contact section.
Personal Data will be processed and stored for the time necessary and for the purpose for which they were collected.
- The Personal Data collected for the formalization of a contract between the Holder and the User must be kept as such until said contract has been fully formalized.
- The Personal Data collected in the legitimate interest of the Owner must be kept for the time necessary to fulfill said purpose. Users can find specific information related to the legitimate interest of the Owner by consulting the relevant sections of this document or by contacting the Owner.
The Holder may keep the Personal Data for an additional period when the User gives his consent to such treatment, provided that said consent remains in force. In addition, the Holder will be obliged to keep Personal Data for an additional period whenever it is required to comply with a legal obligation or by order from the authority.
Once the retention period has ended, the Personal Data must be deleted. Therefore, the rights of access, modification, rectification and data portability cannot be exercised once said period has expired.
Purpose of the Treatment of the Data collected
The Data relating to the User is collected to allow the Owner to provide its Services, as well as for the following purposes: Statistics, Interaction with social networks and external platforms, Commenting on content and Viewing content from external platforms .
Users can find detailed information on such processing purposes and on the specific Personal Data used for each purpose in the respective sections of this document.
Detailed information on the Treatment of Personal
Data Personal Data is collected for the following purposes and using the following services:
The content comment services allow Users to make and publish their comments regarding the contents of this Application.
Depending on the configuration established by the Owner, Users may also make anonymous comments. If there is an email address among the Personal Data provided by the User, it may be used to send notifications of comments on the same content. Users will be responsible for the content of their comments.
If a content comment service provided by third parties is installed, it is possible that although Users do not use the comment service, said service collects web traffic data relating to the pages on which the comment service is installed.
Disqus is a content commenting service provided by Big Heads Labs Inc.
The services contained in this section allow the Owner to monitor and analyze web traffic and can be used to track User behavior.
Google Analytics (Google LLC)
Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google LLC (“Google”). Google uses the Data collected to track and examine the use of this Application, to prepare reports of its activities and to share them with other Google services.
Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the advertisements of its own advertising network.
Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.
Interaction with social networks and external platforms:
This type of service allows you to interact with social networks or other external platforms directly from the pages of this Application.
The interactions and information obtained by this Application will always be subject to the privacy settings of the User in each social network.
In the event that a service is installed that allows interaction with social networks, it is possible that although Users do not use the service, it collects web traffic data related to the pages on which they are installed.
Twitter Tweet Button and Social Widgets (Twitter, Inc.)
The Tweet button and Twitter social widgets are interaction services with the Twitter social network, provided by Twitter, Inc.
Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.
View content from external platforms:
This type of service allows you to view content hosted on external platforms directly from the pages of this Application and interact with them.
In the event that one of these services is installed, it is possible that although Users do not use the service, it may collect web traffic data relating to the pages on which they are installed.
Instagram Widget (Instagram, Inc.)
Instagram is an image display service provided by Instagram, Inc. that allows this Application to incorporate such content on its own pages.
Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.
The rights of the Users
Users may exercise certain rights regarding the processing of Data by the Owner.
Especially, Users have the right to do the following:
- Withdraw your consent at any time. Users have the right to withdraw their consent when they have previously granted it for the processing of their Personal Data.
- Objection to the processing of your Data. Users have the right to object to the processing of their Data, if such processing is carried out on a legal basis other than consent. For more information, refer to the corresponding section, later.
- Access to your Data. Users have the right to know if their Data will be processed by the Owner, to obtain information on certain aspects of the treatment, in addition to obtaining a copy of the Data subject to treatment.
- Verify and request modification. Users have the right to verify the accuracy of their Data and request that they be updated or corrected.
- Restrict the processing of your Data. Users have the right, in certain cases, to restrict the processing of their Data. In this case, the Owner will process your Data for the sole purpose of storing them.
- Erase or remove Personal Data. Users have the right, in certain cases, to obtain the elimination of their Data by the Owner.
- Receive your Data and transfer it to another person in charge. Users have the right to receive their Data in a standard, structured, mechanically readable format and, if technically possible, to have it transferred to another person in charge without any impediment. This provision will be applicable provided that the Data has been processed through automated means and that the processing is based on the User’s consent, on a contract to which the User is a party or that appears in the pre-contractual obligations thereof.
- Make a complaint. Users have the right to file a claim with the competent authority for the protection of personal data.
Details on the right to object to treatment
When the processing of Personal Data is of public interest, in the exercise of official powers granted to the Owner or due to a legitimate interest of the Owner, Users may oppose such processing by explaining a reason in relation to their particular situation to justify their objection.
Users should know that, however, if their Personal Data is processed for commercial purposes, they may object at any time to such processing without the need for justification. In order to know if the Personal Data of the Users is being processed by the Holder for commercial purposes, they should consult the relevant sections of this document.
How to exercise these rights
Any request to exercise the rights of the User can be addressed to the Owner through the contact information provided in this document. These requests will be processed by the Holder free of charge as soon as possible and always within a period of one month.
Additional information on the collection of Data and its treatment
The User’s Personal Data may be used for the legal defense of the Holder before a court or in the judicial phases prior to a possible lawsuit arising from the inappropriate use of this Application or the related Services.
The User declares to be aware that the Owner may be required by public authorities in order to reveal Personal Data.
Additional information about the User’s Personal Data
System log and maintenance
For reasons related to operation and maintenance, this Application and any other service, provided by third parties, that is used, may collect a system log; that is, files that record the interaction with this Application and that may contain Personal Data, such as the User’s IP address.
Additional information on the collection and processing of Personal Data may be requested from the Owner at any time. Contact information is indicated at the beginning of this document.
How „Do Not Track” requests are processed
This Application does not allow “Do Not Track” requests.
To determine whether any of the third-party services you use accept “Do Not Track” requests, please review their privacy policies.
In the event that the changes affect the treatment activities carried out based on the User’s consent, the Owner must obtain, if necessary, the User’s new consent.
Definitions and legal references:
Personal Data (or Data)
Personal data is any information that, directly, indirectly or in relation to other information – including a personal identification number – allows the identification of a natural person.
The information collected automatically by this Application (or by third-party services used by this Application), may include: the IP addresses or domain names of the computers used by the User who connects to this Application, the URI addresses (Uniform Resource Identifier), the time of the request, the method used to make the request to the server, the dimensions of the file obtained in response, the numerical code indicating the status of the response from the server (successful result, error, etc.), the country of origin, the characteristics of the browser and the operating system used by the visitor, the various time coordinates of the visit (for example, the time spent on each of the pages) and the details relating to the itinerary followed within the Application ,with special reference to the sequence of pages consulted, to the parameters related to the operating system and the User’s computer environment.
The individual using this Application, who, unless otherwise stated, shall be the Data Subject.
The natural person to whom the Personal Data refers.
Data Processor (or Data Supervisor)
Responsible for the Treatment (or Holder)
The natural or legal person, public administration, agency or any other institution, acting alone or jointly with others, determines the purposes and measures of the processing of Personal Data, including the security measures related to the operation and use of this App. Unless otherwise specified, the Data Controller is the Owner of this Application.
The means through which the User’s Personal Data has been collected and processed.
The service provided by this Application, as described in the definitions and legal references (if available) and on this page or application.
European Union (or EU)
Unless otherwise stated, all references to the European Union in this document include all current Member States of the European Union and the European Economic Area.
Small units of data stored on the User’s device.
Last revision: 05/11/2018