Privacy Policy

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If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

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Embedded content from other websites

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These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

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How long we retain your data

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For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

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Transfer of data Outside The European Union

Effective Date: 26-05-2023

This Privacy Policy explains how we handle the transfer of personal data outside the European Union (EU). We are committed to protecting your privacy and ensuring that any international data transfers comply with applicable data protection laws, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

  1. Definitions

1.1. “Personal data” refers to any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person.

1.2. “EU” refers to the European Union.

1.3. “Data Controller” refers to the entity that determines the purposes and means of processing personal data.

1.4. “Data Processor” refers to the entity that processes personal data on behalf of the Data Controller.

1.5. “Third Party” refers to any entity other than the Data Controller or Data Processor.

  1. Legal Basis for Data Transfers

2.1. Adequacy Decision: We may transfer personal data to countries outside the EU that have received an adequacy decision from the European Commission. An adequacy decision means that the receiving country provides an adequate level of data protection.

2.2. Appropriate Safeguards: In the absence of an adequacy decision, we will ensure that appropriate safeguards are in place to protect your personal data during its transfer. These safeguards may include the use of Standard Contractual Clauses (SCCs), Binding Corporate Rules (BCRs), approved Codes of Conduct or Certification Mechanisms.

2.3. Explicit Consent: We may transfer your personal data to a third party outside the EU if we have obtained your explicit consent after informing you of the potential risks involved. You have the right to withdraw your consent at any time.

2.4. Derogations: In certain limited circumstances, we may transfer personal data outside the EU without relying on an adequacy decision, appropriate safeguards, or explicit consent. These circumstances may include the performance of a contract, important reasons of public interest, or the establishment, exercise, or defense of legal claims.

  1. Third-Party Recipients

3.1. When transferring personal data outside the EU, we may engage third-party recipients who are subject to privacy laws that provide an adequate level of data protection. We will ensure that such recipients are contractually bound to protect your personal data in accordance with applicable data protection laws.

  1. Your Rights

4.1. You have the right to access, rectify, and erase your personal data, as well as the right to restrict or object to its processing. If you would like to exercise any of these rights or obtain further information about the transfer of your personal data outside the EU, please contact us using the information provided below.

  1. Data Retention

5.1. We will retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy or as required by applicable laws and regulations.

  1. Updates to this Privacy Policy

6.1. We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time to reflect changes in our data protection practices or legal obligations. We will provide notice of any material updates on our website or through other appropriate communication channels.

  1. Contact Us

If you have any questions, concerns, or requests regarding the transfer of your personal data outside the EU or this Privacy Policy, please contact us at:

[email protected]

Please note that while we take all reasonable measures to protect your personal data, the transfer of data over the internet or other networks is not completely secure. Therefore, we cannot guarantee the absolute security of your data during its transfer outside the EU, and you acknowledge and accept this risk.

By using our services or providing your personal data, you consent to the transfer of your data outside the EU in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Where we send your data

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