Generally, we use information collected through the Site to enhance and personalize the Site, to communicate with you via email, to improve, administer, customize, and/or maintain the Site, to understand our users’ preferences and patterns, and to carry out our obligations and enforce our rights. The disclosure of such information is on the basis of legitimate interests. We may use your depersonalized information to conduct market research and analysis for ourselves and for others or disclose information about demographics or use of our Site in a way that does not personally identify you. We may also use your Personal Information to contact you with service messages about our services or those of our affiliates. We will only email or text you with marketing information where you have consented to receive it. We do not use Personal Information to make automated decisions.
There are limited times when we may disclose your Personal Information, primarily to enforce legal rights or when authorized by you.
We process data with your consent or when we have a legitimate basis for doing so.
Your Rights, Generally. You have certain rights with respect to your Personal Information. We strive to provide you with access to your Personal Information that we hold so long as the burden or expense of doing so is not disproportionate to the risks to your privacy and where the rights of others would not be violated. Specifically, you have the right to access a copy of the Personal Information we collect from you and to verify, update, or correct it (including to have obsolete information removed); rectify, modify, erase, and/or export your Personal Information; object to the processing of your Personal Information; request data portability; and the right to lodge a complaint with the supervisory authority. To the extent we process your Personal Information based upon your consent, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time by contacting us. You may also request information about how we have processed your Personal Information that we have retained, how we have used it, and to whom we have disclosed it by contacting us. The mechanisms below provide you with certain options about how to exercise control over your Personal Information:
We take the protection of your Personal Information seriously. While we endeavor to safeguard your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee absolute security. You acknowledge and agree that we shall not be liable for any security breach that results from causes or events that are beyond our control, such as acts of God, hacking, terrorism, power outages, defects in third party security products and services, your own acts or omissions, and other similar events. Please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable, so security is not guaranteed.
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For website analysis, this website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google LLC (www.google.com). This serves to safeguard our legitimate interests in optimizing the representation of our offer that are predominant in the context of weighing our interests. Google Analytics uses methods that allow you to analyze the use of the website, such as cookies. The automatically collected information about your use of this website is usually transmitted to and stored on a Google server in the United States. By activating IP anonymization on this website, the IP address will be shortened prior to transmission within the member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the United States and shortened there. The anonymized IP address provided by Google Analytics within the framework of Google Analytics will generally not be merged with other data provided by Google.
Google LLC is headquartered in the US and is certified under the EU-US Privacy Shield. A current certificate can be viewed here. Under the agreement between the United States and the European Commission, the latter has established an appropriate level of data protection for companies certified under the Privacy Shield.
You can prevent the collection of the data (including your IP address) generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website from Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en. As an alternative to the browser plug-in, you can click on this link to prevent the collection by Google Analytics on this website in the future. An opt-out cookie is stored on your device. If you delete your cookies, you must click the link again.
We may keep your Personal Information for as long as needed or permitted in light of the purpose(s) for which it was obtained.
This Site is not intended for use by children under the age of 18 and we do not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 18 on this Site. If we discover that any information is collected from a child under the age of 18, such information will be immediately removed from our Website. If you are concerned about your child’s use of the Site, you may use web-filtering technology to supervise or limit access to the Site.
For purposes of the General Data Protection Regulation, with respect to information collected through this Site, we are generally the data controller and you may contact us at the contact information set forth below. We use, process, or share your Personal Information upon the lawful basis of contract, consent, legal obligation, and/or our legitimate interests. We may use the services of third party data processors to process personal data in accordance with the purposes identified. We are based in the United States. Therefore, when we collect your Personal Information, it may be transferred to the United States and we process it in the United States.