Introduction Thank you for your interest in our website and our online services. Protecting users’ data and using it only in the way our users expect from us is our priority. Thus, the following policy is designed to inform you about the processing of your personal data and your rights regarding this processing according to the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) and other data protection laws.
Controller We, the Via Global Ventures Inc. are the controller according to the GDPR and therefore responsible for the data processing explained herein.
Data Protection Representative You can contact our data protection representative at any time by using the following contact details email: [firstname.lastname@example.org](mailto:email@example.com).
Your visit to our website and/or use of our online services will be logged. The IP address currently used by your device, date and time, the browser type and operating system of your device, the pages accessed, among other data may be recorded. This data is collected for the purposes of optimizing and improving our website as well as our online services. The processing is legally based on legitimate interest as it is in our legitimate interest to protect our website and to improve the quality of our services. Additionally, your personal data is only stored if you provide it to us on your own account, e.g. as part of a registration, a survey, an online application or for online purchase (performance of a contract). We have taken appropriate measures to ensure that the data provided to us during the registration is adequately protected. These measures include, but are not limited to, encryption, access control, internal control, etc.
Contact Form You can use the contact form on our website to contact us for any request. The personal data that you filled out into the contact form will only be processed for answering your request. Filling in and submitting the contact form constitutes an affirmative action by which you have given your consent to the data processing.
Customer/User Account Registration If you wish, you can create a customer account on our website by using the link. If you create a customer account, you will not have to send us your personal data every time you are using our online shop or when you try to access information/materials intended only for registered customers. The personal data that you provided in the registration form will only be processed for creating and maintaining your customer account. Your personal data will only be stored until you delete your account. If you delete your account, your personal data will be deleted without undue delay except where we are legally obliged by law to further store your data. Please note that you will not be able to use your customer account anymore, after it has been deleted.
Data Recipients We may use third party service providers to process your personal data. These service providers may be located in countries within and outside the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA). We ensure that these service providers process personal data in accordance with European data protection legislation to guarantee an adequate data protection level, even if personal data are transferred into a country outside the EEA for which no adequacy decision of the EU Commission exists. Transfers of personal data to other recipients is not performed, except where we are obliged to do so by law. For more information about appropriate safeguards for the international data transfer or a copy of them, please contact our data protection representative at [firstname.lastname@example.org](mailto:email@example.com).
Retention Period Personal data provided to us via our website will only be stored until the purpose for which they were processed has been fulfilled. Insofar as retention periods under commercial and tax law must be observed, the storage period for certain data can be up to 10 years. However, storage periods may also be amended due to our legitimate interest (e.g. to guarantee data security, to prevent misuse or to prosecute criminal offenders).
As a data subject, you can contact our data protection representative at any time at firstname.lastname@example.org to make use of your rights. These rights are the following:
The right to receive information about the data processing and a copy of the processed data;
The right to demand the rectification of inaccurate data or the completion of incomplete data;
The right to demand the erasure of personal data;
The right to demand the restriction of the data processing;
The right to receive the personal data concerning the data subject in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and to request the transmittance of these data to another controller;
The right to object to the data processing;
The right to withdraw a given consent at any time to stop a data processing that is based on your consent;
The right to file a complaint with the competent supervisory authority.