PRIVACY POLICY

1. INTRODUCTION

1.1 We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors and service users.

1.2 This policy applies where we are acting as a data controller with respect to the personal data of our website visitors and service users; in other words, where we determine the purposes and means of the processing of that personal data.

2. How we use your personal data

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

3. Providing your personal data to others

3.1 We may disclose your account data in order to fulfil your business requirements insofar as reasonably necessary.

3.2 Our website does not accept financial transactions or your financial details. Payment requests are passed to Stripe. Here is their Privacy Policy.

4. International transfers of your personal data

4.1 We may disclose your personal data to our suppliers or subcontractors insofar as reasonably necessary to provide the services we offer.
Namely
– Email hosting by Protonmail. See their Legal Documents.
– Web hosting and technical support by J12. See their website at www.j12.space

4.2 You acknowledge that personal data that you submit for publication through our website or services may be available, via the internet, around the world. We cannot prevent the use (or misuse) of such personal data by others.

5. Retaining and deleting personal data

5.1 Personal data that we process for any purpose or purposes shall not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes.

5.2 The data will be stored in a responsible manner.

5.3 Notwithstanding the other provisions of this section, we may retain your personal data where such retention is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject, or in order to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person.

6. Amendments We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website.

7. Your rights

7.1 Here we have summarised the rights that you have under data protection law. As some of the rights are complex you should read the relevant laws and guidance from the regulatory authorities for a full explanation of these rights.

7.2 Your principal rights under data protection law are:
(a) the right to access
(b) the right to rectification
(c) the right to erasure
(d) the right to restrict processing
(e) the right to object to processing
(f) the right to data portability
(g) the right to complain to a supervisory authority
(h) the right to withdraw consent

7.3 You have the right to confirmation as to whether or not we process your personal account data and, where we do, access to the personal account data.

8. About cookies and browsers

8.1 A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.

8.2 The only cookies we use are those provided by Google Analytics to measure traffic flows on our website. See their Privacy Policy.

8.3 Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version.

9. Our details

9.1 This website is owned and operated by AK BRANDS SWITZERLAND Sàrl.

9.2 Our principal place of business is Rue Rousseau 1, 1201 Genève, Suisse.

9.3 You can contact us:
(a) by post to the postal address given above
(b) by telephone on +41 22 547 14 44
(c) by email using [email protected]

10. Our data protection officer’s contact details are Mr Javed Dar (as above)