1.1. The operator of the website www.portamundi.org (hereinafter referred to as the ‘website’) is porta mundi AG (hereinafter referred to as ‘porta mundi’). Data protection is important to porta mundi and it is fully compliant with the applicable data protection laws and regulations.
1.2. This policy describes how porta mundi handles personal data, and in particular, how the personal data of a website visitor and/or customer (hereinafter referred to as ‘user’) is processed and for what purpose. It also describes how that data can be reviewed, corrected or deleted at the user’s request.
1.3. This policy does not extend to any external links that lead to third-party content. These will be covered by the data protection policies of the respective third-party content providers.
2. Personal data
porta mundi respects the privacy of the user and will not collect any personal information (such as name, address and email address) unless:
- the data has been voluntarily provided by the user (specifically first name, last name, address, mobile number and email address);
- or the data was collected automatically by cookies (see section 4 for more information).
3. Use of personal data
3.1. Data provided by the user to porta mundi may be used as follows:
- to perform tasks and manage the contractual relationship; and
- to better understand the users’ needs for marketing purposes and to improve porta mundi’s services.
3.2. Access to personal data is limited to those employees and sales and collaboration partners who need to know this data. The persons and companies concerned are obliged to maintain confidentiality and to comply with the applicable data protection laws. porta mundi will never sell or otherwise market personal data to third parties.
4.1. When visiting the website, information may be automatically stored on the user’s computer. This is done using ‘cookies’ or similar tracking tools that help porta mundi to understand visitors’ preferences and improve its website.
4.2. Most browsers allow users to delete cookies, prevent their installation or generate a warning before a cookie is installed. The user can obtain further information in this regard from their specific browser settings.
4.3. porta mundi will use the cookie data for statistical purposes only and will not link it with any personal data provided to porta mundi.
5. Web analytics services
5.1. porta mundi uses third-party web analytics services to evaluate the use of its website. Personal data may also be transmitted to these third parties in the course of using these services.
6. Security measures
6.1. porta mundi has adequate security measures in place to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of information and personal data.
6.2. The user is aware that data transmissions on the internet are not secure. Once porta mundi has received the information transmitted, it will store that safely.
7. The user’s rights
7.1. The user may, at any time, request a copy of their personal data or ask to see information on the use of said data from porta mundi. Furthermore, porta mundi will correct or delete this data at any time at the user’s request. The user can contact the person responsible for this through the contact details provided on the website or by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
In the event of such a request, porta mundi will be required to verify the identity of the user. Requests can therefore only be processed if they are accompanied by suitable proof of identity (copy of identity card or similar).
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