According to art. 13 of Regulation (E.U.) 2016/679
With this note, APART, a brand owned by Rosa Lishan He with legal address at Carrer de les Sitges 8, 08001 Barcelona, Spain, intends to inform users visiting the website “www.apart.com” (hereinafter the “Site”) of the Policy adopted regarding the protection of personal data, underlining its commitment and attention concerning the safety of the privacy of visitors to the Site.
Navigation within the Site is free and does not require any registration, except in some areas where the user can freely and expressly provide a series of data concerning him to access specifically identified services. Therefore, where the visitor intends to provide their data to access these additional services, they will be expressly informed according to art. 13 of Community Regulation 679/2016 / E.U., European Regulation on the protection of personal data (hereinafter the “Regulation”), with the indication (by way of example) of the purposes and methods of use of the data by APART, as well as of rights due according to art. from 15 to 22 of the Regulation.
Information on the protection of personal data
According to and for the APART Regulation provides the following information.
1) The Data Controller of the Website
The Data Controller of Personal Data Rosa Lishan He with legal address at Carrer de les Sitges 8, 08001 Barcelona, Spain.
Concerning the management of the Site, the Data Processor is the head of the APART Sign Department. You can request the name of the Data Processor and the complete list of Data Processors by sending a request to the addresses indicated in point 7.
2) Types of personal data processed
No registration is required to access the Site. However, there are sections within the Site that require registration or the use of username and password, or services for which you must provide your data. It may include data to access the services of Newsletter, to contact us, to report your “wish list” to a friend, etc.).
If APART acquires information and personal data, it will inform users in advance, according to Article 13 of the Regulation, of the purposes for which such data are requested and of the methods in which they will be used. Where necessary, APART will acquire the user’s specific consent for the relative use of the data. By way of example, personal data such as name and surname, telephone number, e-mail address, and other information that the user agrees to provide to use the Site’s services may be requested by completing a specific registration form. APART will only use the personal data collected online for the purposes indicated during registration.
Data relating to connection and navigation within the Site (such as the addresses in URI-Uniform Resource Identifier notation of the requested resources, the time of the request, the method used to submit the request to the server, the size of the file obtained in response , the numerical code indicating the status of the response given by the server (successful, error, etc.) and other parameters relating to the operating system and the user’s I.T. environment) are collected for the sole purpose of obtaining anonymous statistical information on the use of the Site and to check its correct functioning and are deleted immediately after processing. The data could be used to ascertain responsibility in case of hypothetical computer crimes against the Site.
Concerning the data relating to navigation within the Site, see also point 6 below regarding the Site’s profiling tools.
3) Optional supply of personal data
The provision of Personal Data is generally optional. Only in some instances, failure to provide the data may make it impossible to access specific services and obtain what may be requested. It includes filling in some fields such as name, surname, etc.
4) Methods of data processing and scope of communication
The data may be processed both electronically and on paper. APART guarantees the lawful and correct processing of personal data provided through the Site in full compliance with current legislation, as well as the maximum confidentiality of the data provided during registration. All information collected is transmitted over a secure connection in order to prevent interception by outsiders. The security of the Site is guaranteed and certified by a leading company among internet security service providers.
The data will not be disclosed to third parties except within limits and under the conditions expressly indicated in the user’s information from time to time and subject to authorization by the same.
5) Links to other sites
This information is provided only for the APART Site and not for other websites that the user may consult via link links. APART cannot be held responsible for users’ data to external parties or websites linked to this Site.
6) “Profiling” and/or personalization tools
APART does not carry out any promotional and/or advertising communication activities without the user’s prior express consent.
The Site uses “Cookies”: these are text files that are sent from a web server (which is the computer on which the visited website is running) to the user’s browser (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, etc.) and stored in the hard disk of the user’s PC when he visits the Site. The cookie allows the Site to identify the user’s PC through the information stored in it every time the user reconnects to the Site through that PC.
Through cookies, we can facilitate the user’s navigation within the Site.
Cookies do not collect information directly identifying the user. Through cookies, APART cannot trace any directly identifying personal information (e.g., name, surname) unless provided directly by the user. Furthermore, another website cannot use a cookie issued by the APART Site to access other information contained on the user’s computer. Once saved on your computer, the cookie can only be read by the website that created it.
7) Rights of interested parties
According to the provisions of current legislation (articles 15 to 22 of the Regulation), you have the right to obtain access to your information (article 15), their correction or integration (article 16), their cancellation (the so-called right to be forgotten, Article 17). Besides, you have access to the limitation of processing (Article 18), the right to the portability of your data (Article 20), the right to oppose the processing of your data for particular reasons (Article 21), and not to be subjected to an automated decision-making process (Article 22). We also remind you that you always have the right to lodge a complaint with the Guarantor Authority for the processing of personal data (EU Data Guarantor).
To exercise these rights, you can write by e-mail to [email protected], or use the Contact Us form.
You will have the right to revoke any consent given for the profiling activity. You will also have the right to withdraw at any time, in whole or in part, any permission granted for carrying out contact activities for advertising / promotional communications. In this case, you will no longer be the recipient of any communication, by any means, electronic or paper. If you wish, you can withdraw your consent limited to the receipt of communications via email, SMS, MMS, etc., continuing to receive commercial communications only by paper mail or telephone contact with the operator, if any.
8) Review clause
In accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), in order to make browsing the site as convenient as possible, the Data Controller uses portions of code installed inside the browser, which assist him in the provision of the service according to the purposes described (the “Cookies”). This site may use the following types of cookies:
a. Essential technical cookies
These Cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of the Site. They allow browsing of the pages, the memorization of access credentials to make quicker entry into the site and to keep active preferences and credentials while browsing, as well as to save individual sessions users. Essential technical cookies make it possible to provide the service.
b. Statistical and performance cookies
These Cookies make it possible to know how users use the site, in order to evaluate and improve its functioning, and better meet the needs of users. By means of statistical and performance cookies we can trace which pages are more and less frequented, the number of visitors, the time spent on the site by the average user and the way of arrival of these. Any information collected by these cookies is anonymous and not linked to the user’s personal data.
c. Third-party cookies
This type of service allows interaction with additional functions present in the website, or other external platforms based functions. The information acquired from this site through the user’s interactions with these cookies is in each case subject to the settings relating to the management and protection of personal data of the individual platform with which the Website interacts.
User rights, denial and cancellation of cookies usage
At any time, without the consent of third parties, the User can manage preferences related to Cookies directly within his web browser and prevent or limit the use of this technology used by second and third parties.
Through the same preferences of the web browser, the user can delete cookies already installed in the past, denying them access to sensitive data. In this sense, the user could receive a limited service or even not receive the provision of services at all.
(Don’t worry, we don’t like spam either.)