What personal information do we collect and why
Personal information is any information that allows someone to identify you, including, for example, your name, address, telephone and mobile numbers, email address, as well as any information about you that is associated with or linked to, or could be linked to, any of the foregoing data.
Your personal information is collected when you contact us directly or by contact form on a website. Personal information that is provided by you will only be used for the purpose for which it is provided, unless you are informed otherwise at the time of giving the information.
If you have permitted cookies on your web browser, we will process records of behavior from the cookies located on the website operated by us to ensure better operation of the website and for internet advertising.
Sharing personal data with a third party
We may share your personal information with any member of our group, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries, as defined in section 1159 of the UK Companies Act 2006.
Your personal information will be passed on to third parties or otherwise arranged only if it is based on legitimate interest, or if you have given your consent to this in advance.
We may disclose your personal information:
a) To other service providers and third parties involved in data processing.
b) In the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets.
c) If all or substantially all of our assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by us will be one of the transferred assets.
d) We may disclose depersonalised data (such as aggregated statistics) about the users of our website in order to describe our sales, customers, traffic patterns and other site information to prospective partners, advertisers, investors and other reputable third parties and for other lawful purposes, but these statistics will include no personally identifying information.
e) Under certain circumstances we may occasionally be required by law, court order or governmental authority to disclose certain types of personal information and we reserve the right to comply with any such legally binding request.
If a third party uses data in connection with their legitimate interests, the controller is not liable for this processing. This processing is governed by the personal data processing policy of the relevant companies and individuals.
Data protection and transfers
We take reasonable technical and organizational measures to prevent loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
Personal information collected through the website may be stored and processed in all countries where we operate, we or our partners, suppliers, providers of electronic communications services or representatives. Using the website, you express explicit consent to the transfer of data abroad (including third countries for which it can be assumed that they have adequate data protection laws). However, we take measures in order to maintain our standard of data protection for our representatives, partners and suppliers regardless of their residence.
Duration of processing
We will hold your personal information on our systems only for as long as is necessary.
Protection of children
We do not knowingly collect or solicit personally identifiable Information from or about children under 13. If we discover we have received any information from a child under 13 in violation of this policy, we will delete that information immediately. The specific age limit may vary depending on the jurisdiction, in which case we keep the age limit.
Rights of data subjects
a) If we process your personal data, you may request free information about the processing of your personal data at any time.
b) You may request access to these data and have them updated or corrected.
c) You may request the deletion of this personal data unless it is inconsistent with the applicable laws and legitimate interests of the controller.
d) You also have the right to contact the controller or the Information Commissioner’s Office.
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The cookies we use and why:
- Google Analytics
- These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.
- Further information: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/partners/
Our website contains links to other websites which are practical and contain information. Please note that these sites may be owned and operated by other companies and organizations and have different security and personal data protection policies. Our company has no control over, and nor does it bear any liability for, any information, material, products or services contained on or accessible via these websites.
If you wish to contact us concerning any matter relating to your personal information, then please email email@example.com or write to us at:
Acquire Technology Ltd.
6 Bexley Square, Salford, M3 6BZ, Manchester, United Kingdom
Last modified May 23, 2018.