Regulation (EU) n. 679/2016 (“GDPR”) art. 13
Premise - Owner and user data processing protection of the site
Francesco Curci (hereinafter "Owner of the site", "We", "Our Company"), based in Via Roma 24 - Uggiate Trevano (Co) Italy V.A.T. IT02995580129 Tel. 3403805845 E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, as owner and legal representative of the website www.taichionline.com (hereinafter "the Site", "this Site", "our Site") protects the confidentiality of personal data and guarantees them the necessary protection from any event that may put them at risk of infringement. As required by European Union Regulation no. 679/2016 ("GDPR"), and in particular to art. 13, below are provided to the User ("Interested", "Interested User", "Customer") the information required by law relating to the processing of their personal data.
The Website Owner acts as the Data Controller and can be contacted, through the references listed above, by the interested party to exercise their rights.
What is meant by personal data and what data are processed by us?
"Personal data" means any information suitable to identify, directly or indirectly, a natural person, in this case the Interested User who uses the services offered by the Website Owner.
In particular, we limit the request for personal data of the Interested User to the minimum necessary, in order to provide the services requested by him:
A) Website registration: only the e-mail address is required, which also applies as a username.
B) Contact Form: Name (we don't ask for the surname) and email address.
C) Newsletter: email address.
D) Shop: email address.
Why do we process your data?
First of all, we collect and process the personal data concerning the interested User when they are strictly necessary to fulfill his requests and the services he has signed.
A) Website registration
The registration on the site can be used by the User for various reasons, which provide for the processing of his data. For example the registration on the site allows the User to insert his own contents such as events, reviews, articles, interviews. We use the User's email address to notify him when his contents have been published.
B) Contact Form
The contact form allows the User to send requests. The Owner receives the User's request in his e-mail box and responds quickly. The received email will be kept for only one month. The site does not save requests sent via the contact form to the database.
C) Subscribe to the newsletter
Registration takes place at the request of the interested User, who will receive only newsletters strictly linked to the topics covered on the Site.
The site offers a Shop section in which it mainly sells educational videos that can be downloaded via immediate download. The only data subject of the Customer, whether registered to the site or visitor as a guest or user not logged in, is the e-mail address. This is a necessary data because immediately after completing the purchase an email is sent to the Customer with the links to download the educational videos purchased. The User has the right to register on the Site prior to purchase, this operation is optional and in any case provides only the User's email address as the only data processed, in this case to be able to send the purchased files.
E) We also process Customer data for commercial and marketing promotion activities for the direct offer of our products and services similar to those already purchased by the Customer. To do this we will act on the basis of our legitimate interest, giving the Customer at any time the right to oppose the receipt of such communications by writing to the email address of the Data Controller or contacting him at the addresses indicated in the introductory paragraph of this statement.
How long is the data processed?
Unless the interested User explicitly expresses his will to remove them, the personal data of the Data Subject will be kept until they are necessary with respect to the legitimate purposes for which they were collected.
A) Registration on the site: until the User expresses the desire to obtain the cancellation of his data;
B) Contact Form: 1 month;
C) Subscription to the newsletter: until the User expresses the desire to obtain the cancellation of his / her data;
D) Shop: the personal data of the Customers will in any case be kept for the fulfillment of the obligations (eg tax and accounting) which remain even after any requests for data deletion by the interested User (in this case Client); for these obligations the Data Controller will keep only the data necessary for the related prosecution.
To whom do we communicate User data?
Personal data is communicated to third parties only in the following cases:
a) In cases where the communication is due by virtue of legal obligations;
b) If the site requires technical interventions carried out by technicians external to our company. In such cases, in general, the consultation of the data is not required or envisaged. Should the consultation become necessary, it will concern only technical aspects. Such data may not in any case be used by external technicians outside the present company environment.
c) In cases where tax or legal advisors keep our documentation (for example, invoices, accounting records and contracts) at their offices, for the time necessary to carry out specific tasks or for the time required by law.
How are Users' data protected?
The Data Controller provides for the use of adequate security measures in order to preserve the confidentiality, integrity and availability of personal data of the interested party and imposes similar security measures on third party suppliers and Data Processors.
What happens if the interested party does not provide his identified data as necessary for the performance of the requested service?
The collection and processing of personal data is necessary to process the requested services as well as to provide the Service and / or supply the requested Product. If the interested party does not provide the personal data expressly provided for as necessary within the order form or the registration form, the Owner will not be able to process the processing related to the management of the requested services and / or the contract and the Services / Products connected to it, nor to the obligations that depend on them.
Where do we process the data of the interested party?
The personal data of the interested party are stored in paper, computerized and telematic archives located in countries where the GDPR (EU countries) is applied.
What are the user's rights?
The following rights are recognized to the interested party:
to. right of access, ie the right to obtain from the Company the confirmation that the processing of the data is in progress and, in this case, to obtain access to it;
b. right of rectification and cancellation, that is the right to obtain the rectification of inexact Data and / or the integration of incomplete Data or the cancellation of the Data for legitimate reasons;
c. right to limit the treatment, ie the right to request the suspension of the processing if there are legitimate reasons;
d. right to data portability, ie the right to receive the Data in a structured, commonly used and readable format, as well as the right to transmit the Data to another data controller;
is. right to object, ie the right to object to the processing of the Data if there are legitimate reasons, including the processing of Data for marketing and profiling purposes, if provided;
f. right to apply to the competent data protection authority in the event of unlawful processing of the Data.
For any further information and in any case to send your request, the User must contact the Data Controller, whose data to contact him are indicated in the introductory paragraph of this statement.
How and when can the interested party object to the processing of their personal data?
For reasons related to the particular situation of the interested party, the same may object at any time to the processing of his personal data if it is based on legitimate interest or if it occurs for commercial promotion activities, sending the request to the Data Controller, whose data to be contacted are indicated in the introductory paragraph of this statement. .
The interested party has the right to the cancellation of their personal data if there is no legitimate prevailing reason of the Owner with respect to the one that gave rise to the request, and in any case in the event that the Data Subject has opposed the processing for commercial promotion activities.
How is personal data protected when the User clicks on links or images that lead to third-party sites?
How are data transmitted during payments protected?
Payments on this site are made through the Pay Pal platform. responsible for the processing and security of the data provided on his website.
Who is responsible for data processing for content posted on the site by third parties?
This site is expressly forbidden to authors (users authorized to insert content) to insert contents that contain personal data without prior consent from the author himself, this in the case the content concerns only the author. On the other hand, if the content concerns third parties, the author must have been previously authorized to process personal data by these subjects and must have received from this position the insertion of such contents on this Site. The Owner of this Site is not responsible for processing the data of such content, but in the case of requests related to the GDPR will do its best to contact the account holder (author) who created the content to put it in contact with the interested party to the processing of their data.
Can minors use the services on this site?
Although this site can be consulted by everyone, this site does not sell products to minors. People under the age of 18 can buy on this site only by involving a parent or guardian who can exercise the rights set forth above.
What are cookies and what role do they have in this site?
Consent and revocation
Premise: what are Cookies:
Cookies are information entered on the user's browser when he visits a website or uses a social network with a PC, smartphone or tablet.
Cookies are divided into:
Technical cookies and profiling cookies.
a) Technical cookies are those used for the sole purpose of "transmitting a communication over an electronic communications network, or as strictly necessary for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide this service "(see article 122, paragraph 1 of the Code). They are not used for other purposes and are normally installed directly by the website owner or manager. They can be divided into browsing or session cookies, which guarantee the normal navigation and use of the website (allowing, for example, to make a purchase or authenticate to access restricted areas); analytics cookies, similar to technical cookies when used directly by the site manager to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the site; functionality cookies, which allow the user to browse based on a series of selected criteria (for example, the language, the products selected for purchase) in order to improve the service rendered to the same. For the installation of these cookies, the prior consent of the users is not required, while the obligation to provide the information pursuant to art. 13 of the Code, which the site manager, if he uses only such devices, may provide in the manner he deems most suitable.
b) Profiling cookies are aimed at creating user profiles and are used to send advertising messages in line with the preferences shown by the user while browsing the web. Due to the particular invasiveness that such devices can have in the private sphere of users, European and Italian legislation provides that the user must be adequately informed about their use and thus express their valid consent.
The art. Refers to them 122 of the Code where it provides that "the storage of information in the terminal equipment of a contractor or a user or access to information already stored is permitted only on condition that the contractor or user has expressed his consent after being been informed using the simplified procedures referred to in Article 13, paragraph 3 "(Article 122, paragraph 1 of the Code).
Actors involved: Website owner and "third parties"
A further element to be considered, for the purposes of the correct definition of the subject in question, is the subjective one. That is, it is necessary to take into account the different subject that installs cookies on the user's terminal, depending on whether it is the same site manager that the user is visiting or a different site that installs cookies through the first (so-called "third parts").
Duration is an essential thing to distinguish cookies, we have:
- of session, which are destroyed every time the browser is closed.
- persistent, they are not deleted when the browser is closed, but remain up to a preset expiration date.
This site does not use profiling cookies in any way, so no profile is created for the user who is visiting the site, but only technical cookies and third-party cookies are used.
Cookies installed by the website owner
The owner of this site uses technical cookies and not profiling cookies. This site contains third-party profiling cookies that are released only with the User's consent.
Specifications concerning technical cookies
b) Persistent cookies. Persistent cookies are stored on users' devices between browser sessions, allowing users to remember preferences or actions on a site. They can be used for different purposes, for example to remember preferences and choices when using the Site.
c) Essential cookies - These cookies are strictly necessary for the operation of the Site. Without the use of such cookies some parts of the Site would not work. They include, for example, cookies that allow access to protected areas of the Site. These cookies do not collect information for marketing purposes.
d) Functional cookies - These cookies are used to recognize a user who returns to visit the site. They allow you to customize the contents and remember your preferences (for example, the language selected or the region). These cookies do not collect information that can identify the user. All information collected is anonymous.
This site uses third-party services, in particular Google Analytics, Google Map, You Tube, Facebook and PayPal. These services can install third-party cookies: these are cookies, analytics and profiling. These cookies are sent by the websites of the aforementioned third parties external to our site. Analytical cookies of third parties are used to collect information on the behavior of users on the site. The survey takes place anonymously, in order to monitor performance and improve the usability of the site. Third-party profiling cookies are used to create user profiles, in order to offer advertising messages in line with the choices made by the users themselves. The use of these cookies is governed by the rules established by the third parties themselves, therefore, users are invited to read the privacy information and instructions for managing or disabling cookies published in the following web pages:
For Google Analytics cookies (Google service). Anonymized service on this Site.
This service is used on this Site to monitor the use of the Site on a statistical level. The service has been previously anonymized, ie it does not record elements (IP or other personal data) that can bring navigation back to specific users.
- instructions to manage or disable cookies: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=i
For YOU TUBE cookies (Google service).
The site includes videos uploaded on You Tube. In any case, without the consent given by the user on this site to the use of third-party cookies, no videos will be shown and no Youtube cookies will be released. By accepting cookies (by pressing the "Allow cookies" button) Google will release its own cookies on this Site. These cookies could identify the person (profiling) and be used also for commercial purposes.
GOOGLE MAPS (Google service).
Google Maps are used on the site ( www.google.com - www.google.it) , this service is used to show maps on the site, for example where courses and events are held. This service foresees the potential release of cookies or the management of cookies previously installed in the browser of the user who has received a Google service before accessing this Site. These cookies are preventively blocked on this site and released only with the express consent of 'user ("Allow cookies" button). By not accepting cookies, unfortunately it is not possible to view the maps on the site. By accepting cookies (by pressing the "Allow cookies" button) Google will release its own cookies on this Site. These cookies could identify the person (profiling) and be used also for commercial purposes.
PayPal (payment service that uses only technical cookies)
If you wish to make purchases on this site, you can pay using the service called PayPal. This service necessarily releases technical cookies to allow users to complete payment transactions. The PayPal payment page is integrated into this site (iframe) but is entirely managed by PayPal and in no way can the data indicated for payment (for example credit card data) be viewed by operators or administrators of this site and even less stored on this site.
- instructions to manage or disable cookies: https://www.paypal.com/myaccount/profile/flow/cookies/?locale=it_IT