Política de Privacitat

WHY THIS NOTICE?

On this page, we describe the ways in which this Website is managed for the processing of the personal data of all users consulting it. This information notice is also given pursuant to article 13 of Legislative Decree No. 196/2003, that is the Data Protection Code, to whomever interacts with the Web services, which may be accessed online from the following link:
 http://www.geronimostilton.com.
The information notice is only given for the initial Website and not also for the other Websites which users may consult through the relevant links. The information notice draws inspiration from Recommendation No. 2/2001, which the European authorities for the protection of personal data, meeting within the scope of the Working Party set up by article 29 of Directive No. 95/46/EC, adopted on 17 May 2001 to identify some minimum requirements for collecting personal data on-line and, in particular, the conditions, deadlines and nature of the information which data controllers must give to users when the latter go to any Web page, regardless of the purposes of the connection.

THE "DATA CONTROLLER" OF THE PROCESSING

The "data controller" of the processing of the data supplied by users is: ATLANTYCA SPA, via Leopardi 8, 20123 – Milan.

TYPES OF PROCESSED DATA

  • SURFING DATA

    The IT systems and software procedures needed for running this Website capture some personal data throughout their normal operation, the transmission of which is implied in using the relevant Internet communication protocols.
    This information is collected to be associated with identified data subjects but which could, given the respective nature, allow to identify the users through processing and associations with data held by third parties.
    The IP addresses or domain names of the computers used by any user connecting to the Website, the URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) notation addresses of the requested resources, the time of the request, the method used in submitting the request to the server, the size of the file obtained in reply, the numerical code mentioning the status of the reply given by the server (successful, error, etc.) and other parameters related to the user's operating system and IT environment fall within the scope of this category of data.
    These data are used for the sole purpose of retrieving anonymous statistical information on the use of the Website and to check that it works correctly, and are deleted immediately after their processing. The data could be used to ascertain the relevant liability in the event of possible computer crimes against the Website: notwithstanding the latter case, at present, the data on the Web contacts do not last for more than seven days.

  • DATA VOLUNTARILY SUPPLIED BY USERS

    The optional, express and voluntary sending of emails to the addresses mentioned on this Website entails the subsequent acquisition of the sender's address, which is necessary for replying to all requests, as well as of any other personal data included in the message or in its attachments.
    Specific summary information notices will be progressively shown or displayed on the Web pages prepared for special services upon request.

  • USE OF PERSONAL DATA

    The Personal Data are collected for the following purposes and by using the following services:

    • Comment on the contents

      Comment services allow users to raise and disclose their comments on the content of this application.
      Depending on the settings decided by the data controller, users may also leave anonymous comments. Should the personal data given by users include an email, the latter may be used to send comment alerts on the same content. Users are responsible for the content of their own comments.
      Should a comment service supplied by third parties be installed, regardless of whether users use the comment service or not, it may happen that the latter collects traffic data concerning the pages in which the comment service is installed.

    • Mailing List or Newsletter

      By registering to the mailing list or to the newsletter, the user's email address is automatically inserted in a contact list to which emails may be sent, including information, also of commercial and promotional nature, concerning this application. The user's email address may also be added to this list as a result registering to this application or after having made a purchase.

    • Contact form

      By filling in the contact form with their own data, users give their consent to their use for answering to requests for information, fee estimates, or otherwise as shown on the form's heading.

    • Social features

      Invite and suggest friends. This application may use the personal data supplied to allow users to invite their friends - for instance, through the contact list, provided that access thereto has been authorised - and to suggest friends or connections therein.

AUTHORISATION TO USE THE MATERIAL SENT

"Material Sent" shall mean texts, messages, ideas, suggestions, stories, scripts, artwork, photos, drawings, videos, audiovisual works, musical compositions (including tracks) and/or other information or biographical material belonging to you and/or to other persons, and/or other similar material which you may send, publish, upload, integrate, display, communicate or distribute in any other way (hereinafter, collectively, the "Sending") on or through this Website.
You hereby represent and warrant the full title to and availability of the Material Sent, which is original and unpublished.
You hereby grant us (and our dealers, distributors, agents and representatives), without it being necessary to obtain your consent or to pay anything to you or to any other person or entity, with the unlimited and irrevocable right to use, copy, show, perform, change, spread and distribute the Material Sent. The Sending will amount to consent to our free use of any idea, concept, know how or technique sent to us for any purpose.
You accept that the Material Sent is forwarded to us not based on any confidentiality or trust relationship whatsoever, and you also accept that there is no confidentiality condition or trust relationship whatsoever implied or created.
Should the Material Sent be owned by minors, the relevant authorisation to the use is given by a parent or by whomever exercises the authority over the minor.

OPTIONAL SUPPLY OF DATA

In addition to the above on surfing data, users are free to supply the personal data shown in the request forms or, in any event, mentioned in liaising with the company when requesting for the sending of information material or of other notices. Failure to supply the personal data may prevent them from obtaining the requested material or notices. The disclosure of personal data related to a minor must be made by a parent or by whomever exercises the power over the minor.

DATA PROCESSING VENUE

The Web services of this Website will only be processed by technical staff in charge of the processing, or by the persons in charge of occasional maintenance, if any.

In no way shall any datum deriving from the Web service be disclosed or spread.

The personal data supplied by the users who send requests for the sending of information material are only used for the purposes of performing the service or the feature requested, and are disclosed to third parties only if necessary to said extent.

CONDITIONS OF THE PROCESSING

All personal data are processed with automated instruments for the time strictly necessary to achieve the aims for which they were collected.
Specific security measures are followed to avoid the loss of data, any unlawful or incorrect use, as well as any unauthorised access.
The parties agree to the mutual processing of their data and, pursuant to article 13 of Legislative Decree No. 196/2003, the parties are informed of the fact that data are exclusively processed for fulfilling the relevant contractual obligations and to fulfil the relevant administrative and tax obligations. Their data may be disclosed to third parties for accounting, administrative and contractual management purposes.

RIGHTS OF DATA SUBJECTS

The data subjects to which the personal data refer are entitled at any time to obtain confirmation as to the existence of any such data or not, as well as to know the respective content and source, also being entitled to check the respective correctness and to request that they be integrated, updated or corrected (article 7 of Legislative Decree No. 196/2003).
Pursuant to the same article, it shall be possible to request the deletion, anonymous transformation or block of the data processed in breach of the law, as well as to object in any event to their processing for lawful reasons. For such purpose, it shall be possible to send any request by recorded delivery letter to Atlantyca Spa, via Leopardi 8, 20123 Milan, or by email to the following address: info.gs-website@atlantyca.com

POLICY ON COOKIES

What's a cookie?

  • The browser's cookies:

    Cookies are portions of information that our Website inserts in your browser when you visit a page. Cookies may lead to the transfer of information between our Website and the browser, and amongst the latter and the other Websites acting on our behalf or privately, in compliance with the provisions under the privacy Information Notice. Cookies may be used to gather the collected information on users, who may decide (a) to receive an alert each time a cookie is enabled, or (b) to disable all cookies by changing the browser's settings. However, if you disable all cookies, some of our services could not work correctly, thus preventing the user from having access to one or more features.
    As mentioned on our Website's homepage you are reminded that, by closing the banner concerning the cookies, or by clicking on any of its elements, or by having access to other pages of the Website, you give your consent to the use of cookies.

  • Flash Cookies (the so-called local shared objects):

    Our collaborators and/or the suppliers of outside services may use local shared objects to collect and file information. These cookies differ from the browser's cookies in terms of volume, type and way of filing all data. The tools for managing cookies in general available in the users' browser are not capable of removing this type of cookies. To remove the Cookies Flash, click on the 'Disabling cookies flash' link at the bottom of this page.

What type of cookies may be used?

The cookies which may be used on our Website fall within the scope of the four categories explained below. This information may help you to establish how to interact with our Website and with other online services.

  1. Strictly necessary Cookies

    These cookies are fundamental in order to enable you to browse the Website and use the minimum features. Failing these cookies, the online services may not be supplied. You do not need to give your consent for the strictly necessary cookies, since they are essential to ensure the requested services.   The strictly necessary cookies that we use are:
    atla_ws
    Used to maintain the User session and keep the User logged in.

  2. Technical Cookies for services

    It is possible that we or our service providers insert further cookies in the browser. The information collected through cookies for these services are exclusively used by us or in our interest.
    The so-called 'third-party' cookies collect anonymous information to allow the generation of statistical reports on the Website's use by surfers. A noteworthy example of third-party cookies would be the existence of Google Analytics' scripts for collecting the anonymous data on the Website's use.
    Instead, 'proprietorship cookies' are used directly from the Website you are visiting to customise each single user's surfing experience. For instance, our cookies for the services collect necessary information to check if you open and read the alerts we send you, if you have already visited certain pages, if you have viewed the cartoons, if you have received error messages, as well as to remember the preferences on Country and Language.
    The cookies for the services collect anonymous information concerning the way in which users use the Website and its different features. For instance, our cookies for services collect information in connection with the Websites that you visit more often and with our banners appearing on other Websites with which you interact, in addition to check if you open and read the alerts that we send you and if you receive any error messages.
    The collected information may be used to customise the user's surfing experience. The technical cookies may also be used to limit the number of views of the same banner. The technical cookies that we use are:
    Cloudflare

  3. Cookies for features

    It is possible that we (or the service suppliers acting on our behalf) insert cookies for features in your browser. We do not share the information collected through cookies for features with our advertisers or with third parties.
    It is possible that we (or the service suppliers acting on our behalf) insert cookies for features in your browser. We do not share the information collected through cookies for features with our advertisers or with third parties.
    In some cases, we may authorise advertisers or third parties to provide contents and other online experiences through this Website. In this case, the third party at issue could insert its own cookies for features in its own browser and use them, in a similar way to us, in order to provide you with customised features and optimise your user experience. By selecting options and customised settings, or optimised features, you authorise our (and the third party) use of the cookies for features which are necessary to offer such experience.
    By removing the cookies for features, the chosen preferences or settings shall not be saved for future visits. The cookies for features that we use are:
    Google Analytics Cookie.

Registered visitors

The online activities of the visitors registered on our Website, as well as on the online services may be analysed through the use of cookies or of other traceability technologies. If you have chosen to receive information from us, we can use cookies and other traceability technologies to customise future alerts based on your interests.
Furthermore, we hereby reserve the right to use cookies or other traceability technologies for our alerts in such a way as to ensure that future alerts match the user's interests to a greatest extent.
To cancel the registration visit the following page info.gs-website@atlantyca.com

Enabling/disabling cookies through the browser

There are different ways of managing cookies and other traceability technologies. By changing the browser's settings, it is possible to accept or reject the cookies, or to decide to receive an alert before accepting a cookie from the visited Websites. Nonetheless please note that, by totally disabling the cookies in the browser, we cannot ensure the use of all our features.
If the user uses different browsers in different positions, he/she shall need to ensure himself/herself that each single browser is set in such a way as to satisfy all his/her preferences. In order to remove all cookies installed in its own browser's cookies folder, it is necessary to consult the different procedures for managing the settings. It is possible to find information on how to manage your browser's Cookies on the following links Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari and Microsoft Windows Explorer.

Removal of Flash cookies

Click on the link below to change your Flash cookies settings.
Disabling Flash cookies

Links to other Websites

Our Website may contain links or references to other Websites for which neither this Policy on Cookies nor the Privacy Policy apply, since they are beyond our control.

If you need any clarification

For any query, doubt or clarification concerning this Policy on Cookies and/or the Privacy Policy, please contact us at the following address:info.gs-website@atlantyca.com

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