Data: all information that you submit to Laura Cove via this website and incorporates, where applicable, the definitions provided in the Data Protection Laws.
Data Protection Laws: any applicable law relating to the processing of personal Data, including but not limited to GDPR, and any national implementing and supplementary laws, regulations and secondary legislation.
GDPR : The UK General Data Protection Regulation
Laura Dorset, we, or us: Laura Dorset of 3 The Halt, Hambrook, Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 8FJ
User or you: any third party that accesses the Website and is not either (i) employed by Laura Dorset and acting in the course of their employment or (ii) engaged as a consultant or otherwise providing services to Laura Dorset and accessing the Website in connection with the provision of such services.
Website: the website that you are currently using, www.on-francais.co.uk.
a) the singular includes the plural and vice versa;
c) a reference to a person includes firms, companies, government entities, trusts and partnerships;
d) “including” is understood to mean “including without limitation”;
e) reference to any statutory provision includes any modification or amendment of it;
4. For purposes of the applicable Data Protection Laws, Laura Dorset is the “data controller”. This means that Laura Dorset determines the purposes for which, and the manner in which, your Data is processed.
5. We may collect the following data, which includes personal Data, from you:
b) contact Information such as email addresses and telephone numbers;
c) financial information such as credit / debit card numbers
6. We collect data in the following ways:
a) data is given to us by you; and
b) data is collected automatically.
7. Laura Cove will collect your Data in a number of ways, for example:
a) when you contact us through the Website, by telephone, post, e-mail or through any other means;
b) when you register with use and set up an account to receive our products/services;
c) when you complete surveys that we use for research purposes (although you are not obliged to respond to them);
d) when you enter a competition or promotion through a social media channel;
e) when you make payments to us, through this Website or otherwise;
f) when you elect to receive marketing communications from us;
g) when you use our services;
h) you leave comments the site
8. To the extent that you access the Website, we will collect your Data automatically, for example:
We automatically collect some information about your visit to the Website. This information helps us to make improvements to the Website content and navigation, and includes your IP address, the date, times and frequency with which you access the Website and the way you use and interact with its content.
9. Any or all of the above Data may be required by us from time to time in order to provide you with the best possible services and experience when using our website. Specifically, Data may be used buy us for the following reasons:
a) internal record keeping
b) improvements of our products / services;
c) transmission by email of marketing materials that may be of interest to you;
d) contact for market research purposes which may by done using email, telephone, fax or mail. Such information may be used to customise or update the Website;
e) user comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
10. We may use your Data for the above purposes if we deem it necessary to do so for our legitimate interests. If you are not satisfied with this, you have the right to object in certain circumstances (see the section headed “your rights” below).
11. For the delivery of direct marketing to you via e-mail, we’ll need your consent, whether via an opt-in or soft opt-in:
a) soft opt-in consent is a specific type of consent which applies when you have previously engaged with us (for example, you contact us to ask us for more details about a particular product/service, and we are marketing similar product/services). Under “soft opt-inn” consent, we will take your consent as a given unless you opt-out.
b) for other types of e-marketing, we are required etc obtain your explicit consent; that is, you need to take positive and affirmative action when consenting by, for example, checking a tick box that we will provide.
c) if you are not satisfied about our approach to marketing, you have the right to withdraw consent at any time. To find our how to withdraw your consent, see the section headed “Your rights” below.
12. When you register with us and set up an account to receive our services, the legal basis for this processing is the performance of a contract between you and us and/or taking steps, at your request, to enter into such a contract.
13. We will use technical and organisational measures to safeguard your Data, for example:
a) access to your account is controlled bu a password and a username the is unique to you.
b) we store your Data on secure servers
c) payment details are encrypted using SSL technology (typically you will see a lock icon or green address bar (or both) in your browser when we use this technology.
14. Technical and organisational measures include measures to deal with any suspected data breach. If you suspect any misuse or loss or unauthorised access to your Data, please let us know immediately by contacting us via this email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
a) If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
b) For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile.
17. Even if we delete your Data, it may persist on backup or archival media for legal, tax or regulatory purposes.
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.
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
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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.
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