We take your privacy seriously, and this privacy statement explains how Be Ocean (collectively, "we," "us," or "our") collects, uses, shares, and processes your information.
Collection and use of personal data
Personal data is information that can be used to directly or indirectly identify you. Personal data also includes anonymous data that is linked to information that can be used to directly or indirectly identify you. Personal data does not include data that has been anonymized or aggregated in such a way that it no longer allows us, either in combination with other information or otherwise, to identify you.
Promotion of security and protection
We comply with the principles of legality, legitimacy, and transparency. We use and process the minimum amount of data within a limited scope of purpose, and we take technical and administrative measures to protect data security. We use personal data to help verify user accounts and activity, as well as to promote security by monitoring fraud and investigating suspicious or potentially illegal activities or violations of our terms or policies. Such processing is based on our legitimate interest in ensuring the security of our products and services.
Below is a description of the types of personal data we may collect and how we may use it:
What personal data we collect
I. Data you provide:
We collect the personal data you provide to us when you use our products and services or interact with us, such as when you create an account, contact us, participate in an online survey, use our online help or chat tool. If you make a purchase, we collect personal data related to the purchase. This data includes your payment data, such as your credit or debit card number and other card information, and other account and authentication information, as well as billing, shipping, and contact data.
II. Data about the use of our services and products:
When you visit our websites, we may collect data about the type of device you use, your device's unique identifier, your device's IP address, your operating system, the type of internet browser you use, usage information, diagnostic information, and location information from or about the computers, phones, or other devices on which you install or access our products or services. When available, our services may use GPS, your IP address, and other technologies to determine the approximate location of a device to enhance our products and services.
How we use your personal data
In general, we use personal data to provide, improve, and develop our products and services, to communicate with you, to offer targeted advertisements and services, and to protect ourselves and our customers.
I. Providing, improving, and developing our products and services:
We use personal data to help us provide, improve, and develop our products, services, and advertising. This includes using personal data for purposes such as data analysis, research, and audits. Such processing is based on our legitimate interest in providing you with products and services and for the continuity of our business. If you participate in a contest or other promotion, we may use the personal data you provide to administer those programs. Some of these activities have additional rules, which may contain more information about how we use personal data, so we recommend that you read those rules carefully before participating.
II. Communicating with you:
Subject to your prior explicit consent, we may use personal data to send you marketing communications about our own products and services, communicate with you about your account or transactions, and inform you about our policies and terms. If you no longer wish to receive email marketing communications, please contact us to unsubscribe. We may also use your data to process and respond to your requests when you contact us. Subject to your prior explicit consent, we may share your personal data with external partners who may send you marketing communications about their products and services.
NOTE: For any of the uses of your data described above that require your prior express consent, please note that you can withdraw your consent by contacting us.
Definition of "cookies"
Cookies are small text fragments used to store information on web browsers. Cookies are widely used to store and retrieve identifiers and other information on computers, phones, and other devices. We also use other technologies, including data stored on your web browser or device, identifiers associated with your device, and other software, for similar purposes. In this Cookie Statement, we refer to all these technologies as "cookies."
Disclosure of personal data
We make certain personal data available to strategic partners who work with us to provide our products and services or assist us in marketing to customers. We will only share personal data with these companies to provide or improve our products, services, and advertising. It will not be shared with third parties for their own marketing purposes without your prior express consent.
Disclosure or storage, transfer, and processing of data
I. Compliance with legal obligations:
Due to mandatory laws of the European Economic Area or the country in which the user resides, certain legal acts exist or have occurred, and certain legal obligations must be fulfilled. Processing personal data of EEA residents - As described below, if you reside within the European Economic Area (EEA), our processing of your personal data will be legitimized: Whenever we need your consent for the processing of your personal data, such processing will be justified in accordance with Article 6(1) of the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) ("GDPR").
II. For the purpose of implementing or reasonably applying this article:
We may share personal data with all our affiliated companies. In the event of a merger, reorganization, acquisition, joint venture, assignment, spin-off, transfer, or sale or disposition of all or part of our business, including in connection with any bankruptcy or similar proceedings, we may transfer any and all personal data to the relevant third party. We may also disclose personal data if we determine in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect our rights and seek available remedies, enforce our terms and conditions, investigate fraud, or protect our operations or users.
III. Legal compliance and security or protecting other rights
It may be necessary (by law, legal process, litigation, and/or requests from public and governmental authorities within or outside your country of residence) for us to disclose personal data. We may also disclose personal data if we determine that disclosure is necessary or appropriate for purposes of national security, law enforcement, or other matters of public importance.
We take reasonable steps to ensure that your personal data is accurate, complete, and up-to-date. You have the right to access, correct, or delete the personal data we collect. You also have the right to restrict or object, at any time, to the further processing of your personal data. You have the right to receive your personal data in a structured and standard format. You can file a complaint with the competent data protection authority regarding the processing of your personal data. To protect the privacy and security of your personal data, we may request data from you that enables us to confirm your identity and right to access such data, as well as to search for and provide you with the personal data we maintain. There are cases where applicable laws or regulatory requirements allow or require us to refuse to provide or delete some or all of the personal data we maintain. You can contact us to exercise your rights. We will respond to your request in a reasonable timeframe and, in any case, within 30 days.
Third-party websites and services
When a customer operates a link to a third-party website
Security, integrity, and data retention
We use reasonable technical, administrative, and physical security measures designed to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access to your data and to use the data we collect properly. We will retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes described in this Privacy Statement, unless the law requires or permits a longer retention period.
Changes to this Privacy Statement
We may periodically change this Privacy Statement to keep up with new technologies, industry practices, and regulatory requirements, among other reasons. Your continued use of our products and services after the effective date of the revised Privacy Statement signifies your acceptance of the revised Privacy Statement. If you do not agree with the revised Privacy Statement, please refrain from using our products or services and contact us to close any accounts you have created.
If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Statement or its implementation, here's how you can reach us: CONTACT@BEOCEANBIKINIS.COM"