Protecting the individual's privacy on the Internet is crucial to the future of Internet-based business and the move toward a true Internet economy. p≡p has created this privacy statement to demonstrate our firm commitment to the individual's right to privacy. This policy outlines our personal information handling practices for this website. This Privacy Statement covers this website and other sites that reference this Privacy Statement.
Global Privacy Fundamentals Our privacy practices reflect current global principles and standards on handling personal information. These principles include notice of data use, choice of data use, data access, data integrity, security, onward transfer, and enforcement/oversight. We abide by the privacy laws in the countries where we do business.
By using this Website, you consent to the collection and use of the information as described here. If we decide to make changes to this Privacy Statement, we will post the changes on this site so that you will always know what information we collect, and how we use it. From time to time, as may be required by applicable law, we may also seek your explicit consent to process certain data and information collected on this website or volunteered by you.
Collection and Processing of Your Personal Data
To serve you better and understand your needs and interests, p≡p collects, exports, and uses personal information with adequate notice and consent, along with required filings with data protection authorities, when applicable. When you visit our web site, we may record your IP address in the webservers log to gather general information about our visitors and their interests. The technologies used and the information collected are described in more detail below. We may further collect and process any information and data that you volunteer to us, e.g. when you register for events, subscribe to newsletters, participate in online surveys, discussion groups or forums, or when you make purchases.
Use and Purpose of Collected Personal Data
The information p≡p collects to understand your needs and interests helps p≡p deliver a consistent and personalized experience. We will use such information only as described in this Privacy Statement and/or in the way we specify at the time of collection. We will not subsequently change the way your personal data is used without your consent, as required by applicable law. Some of the ways we may use your personal data include, but are not limited to:
We use IP addresses to help diagnose problems, to administer our website, and to gather demographic information. We may also use IP addresses or other information, such as your p≡p website user information you have shared on this website or at any earlier occasion or a campaign code, to determine which pages on our sites are being visited and topics that may be of interest so we can provide you with information about relevant products and services. Generally, p≡p will aggregate such data only in an anonymous way and will not tie it to a particular individual unless he or she has given consent. When you visit our site, we recognize only your domain name. p≡p may also collect IP addresses (and other technical information such as browser type) during a Click-to-Chat or Click-to-Call sessions that you initiate. This information is collected when you connect to p≡p so that we may identify your session, deliver content based on the technical capabilities of your browser, and for quality control purposes. Your IP address will not be used to identify you unless you provide your prior consent. p≡p will only gather information related to your visit to the p≡p site. We do not track or collect personal information from your visits to companies or entities outside the p≡p Group of companies.
If you choose to give us your e-mail address, we will communicate with you via e-mail. We do not share your e-mail address with others outside the p≡p Group of companies. You can choose not to receive any more e-mail at any time. Depending on how your e-mail application is set up, information about you may be transmitted automatically when you send e-mail to p≡p.
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Security of Your Personal Data
p≡p is committed to protecting the personal data you share with us. p≡p uses a combination of industry-standard security technologies, procedures, and organizational measures to help protect your personal data from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. p≡p supports online security using secure server technology because we want your data to be safe. There are state-of-the-art security arrangements and facilities on p≡p sites to prevent abuse.
Links to Other Sites
This site may contain links to other sites. p≡p is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of other websites outside the p≡p Group of companies.
We communicate with users who subscribe to our services via email, and we may also communicate by phone to resolve customer complaints or investigate suspicious transactions. We may use your email address to confirm your opening of an account, to send you notice of payments, to send you information about changes to our products and services, and to send notices and other disclosures as required by law. p≡p provides you the opportunity to exercise an opt-out choice if you do not want to receive other types of communication from us. The opt-out choice may be exercised by sending an e-mail to email@example.com
p≡p will not retain your personal data longer than is necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected (update services, …) or as required by applicable laws or regulations.
p≡p does not knowingly collect Personal Data from children under the age of 13. If we learn that we have collected Personal Data on a child under the age of 13, we will delete that data from our systems.