We recognize the importance of the privacy of those using www.stylestorylagos.com and undertakes to observe such privacy.
TYPES OF PERSONAL DATA COLLECTED AND PROCESSED
In general, we do not collect the personal data of users visiting and consulting the Website, with the exception of so-called browsing data. The technological platform by means of which the Website is made available to the user, in fact automatically records certain browsing data – transmission of which is implicit in the use of Internet communications protocols – such as the name of the Internet provider, the source website, the pages visited, the date and duration of each visit, etc. Such information permits access to the Website and the use of certain services, and this information may be utilized in an anonymous, aggregated form for statistical purposes and in order to verify the correct functioning of the Website.
We do not collect such data in order to associate them with other information about users, and subsequently to identify such users; nevertheless, the data in question, by their very nature, may permit the identification of users following processing and association with other information. Browsing data may thus be used to ascertain whether any liability exists regarding computer crimes committed to the detriment of the Website, or by means of the Website. Without prejudice to such event, the aforementioned browsing data are only stored temporarily.
Data volunteered by the user
We collect and processes the personal data (email address, name, phone number etc) that the user voluntarily provides when he/she interacts with the Website’s functions and services, such as in the event of registration in order to have information about new developments from the website, and to receive newsletters and other commercial information, and to send spontaneous applications for information or communications to the website.
Purpose of processing
We process users’ personal data for the following purposes:
- The management of registration for the Website, and the operational management of Website navigation;
- The management of Website security;
- Market surveys and statistical calculations;
- Personnel recruitment;
- Compliance with legal and regulatory requirements;
- The exercise of rights in courts of law.
Furthermore, once the user’s authorization has been given, the Data Controller may process the data for the purpose of establishing individual and group profiles (profiling), and for marketing purposes such as the communication, by newsletter, e-mail or sms, of information and/or updates regarding our products, or regarding any ventures or events organized by us and by other companies in our Group including any invites to take part in such ventures or attend such events.
Nevertheless, the user may decide at any time not to have such e-mails (newsletters) sent: for each type of communication, the manner in which the user may refuse the processing of data or the sending of e-mails shall be explained.
NATURE OF THE PROVISION DATA
With the exception of browsing data (which are collected by the system automatically), the user may choose whether to provide data for the aforementioned purposes or not. Failure to provide data for marketing purposes shall not affect your access to those features offered by the Website, with the exception of those services strictly connected to registration, which shall not be available. Failure to provide data for profiling purposes shall not affect your access to those features offered by the Website.
MEANS OF DATA PROCESSING
The user’s personal data shall be processed using computerized and data transmission systems, mainly by electronic and computerized means, as well as on paper in the case of certain specific operations.
Said data may be disclosed to the other companies in our Group. Furthermore, we may disclose the data to other third parties, such as professionals, consultants and, in general, any third parties cooperating with us in the pursuit of the aforementioned purposes, or to third parties to whom given services have been outsourced.
In any case, we undertake to supply said third parties exclusively with those data strictly required in order to perform the services and operations assigned to such third parties; we also undertake to do everything possible to ensure that the third parties use the data they receive exclusively for the purposes so indicated and in accordance with the provisions governing personal data processing.
The user’s personal data may be disclosed to other companies as well in the event of mergers, demergers, takeovers, the sale of a business or business unit, or of other extraordinary corporate transactions.
The user’s personal data may also be disclosed to those recipients deemed legitimate by law or regulation, as, for example, in the case of requests on the part of the appointed public authorities or the legal authorities, or in general within the context of legal proceedings, and also in order to protect and defend the Website and our corporate rights.
LINK TO THIRD–PARTY WEBSITES AND SERVICES
The Website or the messages that we send users may contain the banners, advertising messages and advertisements of third parties or of the Data Controller’s business partners.
We thus invite users to take care when accepting offers of services from third parties, and to read the information provided by the third party regarding its processing of personal data, which the Data Controller has no control over, nor can be held liable for.