This privacy statement outlines Global Web Partner AS ("we", "our" or "the company") practices regarding information collected from users who access our site on globalwebpartner.no (the "Website"), or otherwise share personal information with us (collectively: "Users").
Rationale for data collection
The processing of your personal information (meaning any information that could potentially allow your identification by reasonable means; hereinafter "Personal Information") is necessary for the performance of our contractual obligations to you and to provide you with our services, to protect our legitimate interests and to compliance with legal and financial regulatory obligations to which we are subject.
What information do we collect?
We collect two types of data and information from users.
The first type of information is unidentified and non-identifiable information relating to a user (s), which may be made available or collected through your use of the website ("Non-Personal Information"). We are not aware of the identity of a user from whom the non-personal information was collected. Non-personal information collected may include your aggregate usage information and technical information transmitted by your device, including certain software and hardware information (for example, the type of browser and operating system your device uses, language settings, access time, etc.) to improve the functionality of our site. We may also collect information about your activity on the website (eg pages viewed, browsing, clicks, actions, etc.).
The second type of information Personal information that is individually identifiable information, namely information that identifies a person or with reasonable effort can identify a person. Such information includes:
Device Information: We collect personal information from your device. Such information includes geolocation data, IP address, unique identifiers (eg MAC address and UUID) and other information relating to your activity through the website.
Registration Information: When you register on our website, you will be asked to provide us with certain details, for example: full name; e-mail or physical address, and other information.
No payment information will be collected on the website
No social security number or other personal information, which should not be shared - will be collected
How do we get information about you?
We receive your personal information from various sources:
When you voluntarily provide us with your personal information to register on our site;
When you use or access our website in connection with your use of our services;
From third-party providers, services and public registers (for example, traffic analysis providers).
What information do we collect?
We can use the information for the following:
Communicate with you - send you alerts about our services, provide you with technical information and answer any customer service issues you may have;
To communicate with you and stay informed about our latest updates and services;
To earn ads when using our site (see more under "Ads");
To market our websites and products (see more under "Marketing");
Implement statistical and analytical purposes, intended to improve the site.
In addition to the various uses listed above, we may transfer or disclose personal information to our subsidiaries, affiliates and subcontractors.
Hosting and operation of our website;
To provide you with our services, including offering a personal view of our website globalwebpartner.no and globalwebpartner.com
Storage and processing of such information on our behalf
Serves you with ads and helps us evaluate the success of our advertising campaigns and help us target some of our users again
To provide you with marketing offers and promotional materials related to our website and services
Perform research, technical diagnostics or analysis
We may also disclose information if we have good faith in believing that the disclosure of such information is useful or reasonably necessary to: (i) comply with applicable law, regulation, legal process or government request; (ii) enforce our policies (including our agreement), including investigations into potential breaches thereof; (iii) investigate, detect, prevent or take action regarding illegal activities or other offenses, suspected fraud or security issues; (iv) to establish or exercise our rights to defend against legal claims; (v) prevent damage to the rights, property or security of us, our users, yourself or any third party; or (vi) for the purpose of cooperating with law enforcement agencies and / or where we deem it necessary to enforce intellectual property or other legal rights.
You can request to:
Receive confirmation of whether or not personal information about you is being processed, and access your stored personal information, along with additional information.
Receive a copy of personal information you directly volunteer to us in a structured, frequently used and machine-readable format.
Request correction of your personal information which is under our control.
Request the deletion of your personal information.
Objection to the processing of personal information by us.
Request to limit the processing of your personal information by us.
File a complaint with a supervisory authority.
Please note, however, that these rights are not absolute and may be subject to our own legitimate interests and regulatory requirements.
If you wish to exercise any of the aforementioned rights, or receive more information, you can contact our data protection officer using the details given below:
att: Privacy - my rights
We will retain your personal information for as long as necessary to provide our services, and as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our policies. Retention periods will be determined taking into account the type of information collected and the purpose for which it is collected, taking into account the requirements of the situation and the need to destroy outdated, unused information at the earliest possible time. In accordance with applicable regulations, we will keep records that contain the customer's personal information, account opening documents, communications and anything else required by applicable laws and regulations.
We may correct, fill in or remove incomplete or inaccurate information at any time and in our sole discretion.
A "cookie" is a small piece of information that a website assigns to your device while you are viewing a website. Cookies are very useful and can be used for different purposes. These purposes include allowing you to navigate between pages efficiently, enable automatic activation of certain features, remember your preferences and make the interaction between you and our services faster and easier. Cookies are also used to ensure that the ads you see are relevant to you and your interests, and to collect statistical data about your use of our services.
The website uses the following types of cookies:
a. "session cookie" that is only stored temporarily during a browsing session to allow normal use of the system and is deleted from your device when the browser is closed;
b. "persistent cookies" that are read only by the website, stored on your computer for a fixed period of time and are not deleted when the browser is closed. Such cookies are used where we need to know who you are for repeat visits, for example to allow us to store your preferences for the next login;
c. "third-party cookies" set by other online services that run content on the page you are viewing, such as by third-party analytics companies that monitor and analyze our internet access.
Cookies do not contain information that personally identifies you, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to us by the information stored in and obtained from cookies. You can remove cookies by following the instructions in your device settings; However, if you choose to disable cookies, some features of our site may not work properly and your online experience may be limited.
Third party collection of information
Our policies only address the use and disclosure of information we collect from you. To the extent that you disclose your information to other parties or websites throughout the Internet, different rules may apply to their use or disclosure of the information you provide to them. Accordingly, we encourage you to read the terms and privacy policies of every third party to whom you choose to disclose information.
How do we handle your information?
Transmission of data outside the EEA
Please note that some data receivers may be located outside the EEA. In such cases, we will only transfer your data to countries approved by the European Commission as an adequate level of data protection, or enter into legal agreements that ensure an adequate level of data protection.
We may use third-party advertising technology to serve ads when you visit the Website. This technology uses your information regarding your use of the services to find the right type of ads for you (eg by placing third-party cookies in your browser).
You can opt out of many third-party ad networks, including those run by members of the Network Advertising Initiative ("NAI") and the Digital Advertising Alliance ("DAA"). For more information about NAI and DAA members' practices and your choices about using this information by these companies, including how to opt out of third-party ad networks operated by NAI and DAA members, please visit their respective websites: http: //optout.networkadvertising.org/#!/ and http://optout.aboutads.info/#!/.
We may use your personal information, such as your name, e-mail address, telephone number, etc. ourselves or by using our third party subcontractors for the purpose of providing you with promotional materials, regarding our services, which we believe may interest you.
Out of respect for your right to privacy, we provide you within such marketing materials with the means to refuse to receive further marketing offers from us. If you unsubscribe, we will remove the email address or phone number from our distribution lists.
Please note that even if you have unsubscribed from receiving marketing emails from us, we may send you other types of important email communications without offering you the option to opt out of receiving them. These may include customer service messages or administrative alerts.
We understand the importance of protecting children's privacy, especially in an online environment. The website is not designed for or aimed at children. Under no circumstances shall we allow the use of our services by minors without the prior approval or authorization of a parent or guardian. We do not knowingly collect personal information from minors. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her children have provided us with personal information without their consent, he or she should contact us at email@example.com - Att: minor use of the Website.
How to contact us
If you have any general questions about the site or the information we collect about you and how we use it, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) - which came into force on May 25th, 2018 - aims to protect the fundamental right to privacy and the protection of the personal data of European Union (EU) citizens.
This regulation affects any entity (including websites) that processes EU citizens' personal data. Whether or not you, or your business, is located in the EU; if you have EU site-visitors or, if your marketing campaigns target EU citizens, this affects you.
Building a GDPR-Compliant Website with Global Web Partner
You can build a stunning GDPR-compliant website at Global Web Partner. Be aware that there are steps you must take to ensure your site is GDPR-compliant.
Global Web Partner is a DIY (do-it-yourself) platform. We aim to make it easy to use our platform to comply with privacy and data protection laws like the GDPR. Global Web Partner provides you with specific tools to help you give your site-visitors control over their personal data. These tools implement technical and security measures to ensure that your customers’ personal data is protected as it crosses borders.
As a site-owner, you are considered the Controller of your site-visitors’ data. This means that you are the one who is choosing what data to collect from your site-visitors and you decide how it will be handled.
Global Web Partner is a Processor for your site-visitors’ data. This means that Global Web Partner will only process your site-visitors’ data following your instructions and on your behalf. globalwebpartner.com will not process your site-visitors’ data for our own benefit. For more information about Global Web Partner’s obligations as a data processor for your customer data, see our Data Processing Agreement
Global Web Partner gives you the tools to be GDPR compliant. However, there are multiple and essential steps you will need to take on your side. Compliance with GDPR is the responsibility of each site-owner. You are the one who is deciding what data will be collected and how it is handled.