SAPIENSTONE WEB SITE PRIVACY STATEMENT

This document was last updated on May 24, 2018.
This Privacy Statement describes our current privacy practices with regard to information we collect when you or your computer interact with our Web site www.sapienstone.com

INFO DOCUMENT FOR THE WEBSITE

On this page, the way in which the reference site is managed is described with regard to processing of the personal data of users consulting the site. This refers to the information provided in accordance with EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) - to people interacting with the company web services, accessible at:http://www.sapienstone.com which corresponds to the home page of the official site. The information in question is provided for this site only, not for any other sites that might by consulted by users via links.

THE DATA CONTROLLER

The data referred to identified or identifiable persons may be processed following consultation of this site. The "controller" of the processing is GranitiFiandre S.p.A., in the person of their pro-tempore legal representative..

PLACE OF PROCESSING OF THE DATA

We use the information in our server log files to analyze trends in the usage of our Web site, to administer and maintain our Web site, to track a user's path through our Web site, and to gather broad demographic statistics about our Web site and the ways in which it is used. Most of the information in these files is not unique to you as an individual, such as the files requested and pages you visit on our Web site, the Web sites from which you may have been referred to our Web site, and information about the type of browser you use and its settings. Some of the log files contain IP addresses and other personally identifiable information, which are used to identify user connections and to resolve technical issues related to administration of our Web site.

TYPES OF DATA PROCESSED

Navigation data During their normal operation, the IT systems and software procedures for running this web site acquire certain personal data, the transmission of which is implicit in the use of Internet communication protocols. This information is not acquired in order to be associated with identified interested parties, but they could enable users to be identified by means of processing and associating them with data held by third parties. This category of data includes the IP addresses or domain names of the computers used by the users linking up with the site, the URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) addresses of the resources requested, the time of day of the request, the method used to submit the request to the server, the size of the file obtained in reply, the numerical code indicating the status of the reply provided by the server (successful, error, etc.) and other parameters concerning the user’s operating system and IT environment. These data are used for the sole purpose of obtaining anonymous statistical information concerning use of the site and for monitoring its correct operation. They are erased immediately after processing. The data could be used in order to ascertain liability in the event of any IT offences to the detriment of the site. Apart from such cases, if any, as things stand the data concerning web contacts persist for no longer than seven days. Data provided voluntarily by the user The optional, explicit and voluntary submission of e-mail messages to the addresses indicated at this site entails the subsequent acquisition of the address of the sender, which is necessary in order to meet any requests, and of any other personal data contained in the message. Specific summary information memos will be reported or shown progressively on the pages of the site provided for specific services.

COOKIES

No personal data of users is acquired by the site in this respect. Cookies are not used to transmit information of a personal nature, nor are so-called persistent cookies of any type, i.e. systems for tracing users, employed. The use of session cookies (which are not stored permanently in the user’s computer and disappear as soon as the browser is closed) is strictly limited to the transmission of session ID’s (consisting of random numbers generated by the server), necessary for enabling the site to be explored safely and efficiently. The so-called session cookies used on this site do not resort to other IT techniques that could potentially prejudice confidential navigation by users and do not allow acquisition of personal data identifying the user.

OPTIONAL NATURE OF THE PROVISION OF DATA

Except as specified for navigation data, the user may choose freely whether or not to provide his/her personal data. Failure to provide them may make it impossible to provide whatever is requested.

PROCESSING PROCEDURE

The personal data are processed with automated tools for the time strictly necessary to achieve the aim for which they were acquired. Specific safety measures are implemented in order to prevent the loss of data, their unlawful or incorrect use or unauthorised access. The parties to whom the personal data refer are entitled to obtain at all times confirmation of the existence or otherwise of the data concerned, and to be made aware of their contents and origin, to check the exactness and to require that they be completed or up-dated, or their correction (for a complete illustration see EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)). In accordance with the same article, they are entitled to request cancellation of the data, their conversion into an anonymous form or cancellation of data processed in breach of the law and, for legitimate reasons, to oppose processing thereof. These requests must be addressed to the Controller of the processing. This document constitutes the Privacy Policy of this site and will be subject to up-dating.

RIGHTS OF THE PARTIES CONCERNED

The parties to whom the personal data refer are entitled to obtain at all times confirmation of the existence or otherwise of the data concerned, and to be made aware of their contents and origin, to check the exactness and to require that they be completed or up-dated, or their correction (for a complete illustration see EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)). In accordance with the same article, they are entitled to request cancellation of the data, their conversion into an anonymous form or cancellation of data processed in breach of the law and, for legitimate reasons, to oppose processing thereof. These requests must be addressed to the Controller of the processing. This document constitutes the Privacy Policy of this site and will be subject to up-dating.

TRANSPARENT GIF FILES

In addition to our own cookies, we use pixels, or transparent GIF files, on our site to help manage our on-line advertising and email marketing. These GIF files are provided by one or more third party service providers, based on our specification as to where they are used. The files enable our service providers to recognize a unique cookie in your Web browser, which in turn enables us and our services providers to learn which advertisements and emails bring you to our website and how you use the site. Examples of the ways in which SapienStone and our third party service providers use GIF files include:

OPTIONAL NATURE OF THE PROVISION OF DATA

To conduct these or other activities, we or our service providers sometimes may link personal information you previously have provided us (such as, for example, your name, e-mail address, and the edition of our product that you purchased) to the information the GIF files provide about how you arrive at, navigate through, and leave our sites.

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY STATEMENT

SapienStone will occasionally update this Privacy Statement as our business and products evolve. When we do, we will also revise the "last updated" date at the top of the Privacy Statement. For material changes to this Privacy Statement, SapienStone will notify you by placing prominent notice on the Web site.

CONTACT US

If you have questions about this Privacy Statement, its implementation, or our practices, please contact us at info@sapienstone.com.