A. COLLECTION OF INFORMATION
Your privacy is important to us and we have taken steps to ensure that we do not collect more information from you than is necessary for us to provide you with services while you browse our website. The information we collect about you may include some or all of the following (“Personal Data”):
B. USE OF PERSONAL DATA
We collect and use your Personal Data for the following purposes:
C. DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL DATA
We may disclose and transfer (whether within or outside the jurisdiction where our offices are located) your Personal Data to affiliated companies in the Alibaba Group.
When we believe it is necessary to comply with applicable laws or to exercise, establish or defend our legal rights or protect your vital interests or those of any other person, we may also disclose and transfer your Personal Data to our professional advisers, law enforcement agencies, insurers, government and regulatory and other organizations, or as otherwise required or permitted by applicable laws.
We may also disclose your Personal Data to any other person with your consent to the disclosure
We retain your Personal Data for one year, or as required or permitted by applicable laws, such as tax and accounting laws.
We may provide aggregated or anonymized data to third parties, but when we do so, the information we share is in a de-identified format that does not personally identify you.
D. RIGHTS REGARDING PERSONAL DATA
Under the applicable laws, you may have the rights of access to Personal Data held by us and other rights. If you are a visitor from the European Union, please refer to section H. VISITORS FROM THE EUROPEAN UNION below for more information.
If and to the extent permitted by applicable law, we may charge you a fee for the processing of any request you make regarding your Personal Data.
We do not intend to collect Personal Data from minors under the age of 18. Parents and schools may use our Website to create accounts for minors, such as registering them for activities. We encourage parents and teachers to spend time online with minors and to monitor their online activities. If you believe that a child has created an account on our Website, please contact us to have the account deactivated by sending us an email at [firstname.lastname@example.org].
F. SECURITY MEASURES
We employ commercially reasonable security methods to prevent unauthorized access to our system, to maintain data accuracy and to ensure the correct use of the information we hold.
No data transmission over the internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be perfectly secure. As a result, while we try to protect the information we hold for you, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.
H. VISITORS FROM THE EUROPEAN UNION
If you are in the EEA your controller is Alibaba DAMO (Hangzhou) Co., Ltd. (incorporated in Hangzhou, China). For contact details, please see section I. HOW TO CONTACT US below.
Legal Basis for Data Processing
If we collect and use your Personal Data in reliance on our legitimate interests (or those of any third party), this interest will normally be to implement visitors management, manage our relationship with you and communicate with you as necessary and for our legitimate commercial interest, for instance, when responding to your queries or for the purposes of ensuring the security of our offices and information system. We may have other legitimate interests and if appropriate we will make clear to you at the relevant time what those legitimate interests are.
If we ask you to provide Personal Data to comply with a legal requirement or to enter into a contract with you, we will make this clear at the relevant time and advise you whether the provision of your Personal Data is mandatory or not (as well as of the possible consequences if you do not provide your Personal Data). In some instances, you may be required to provide us with Personal Data for processing as described above.
We retain your Personal Data for one year, or as required or permitted by applicable laws. When we have no ongoing legitimate business need to process your Personal Data, we will either delete or anonymize it or, if this is not possible (for example, because your Personal Data has been stored in backup archives), then we will securely store your Personal Data and isolate it from any further processing until deletion is possible.
If you have questions about or need further information concerning the legal basis on which we collect and use your Personal Data, please contact us using the contact details provided under section I. HOW TO CONTACT US below.
International Transfers of Personal Data
If you are a resident of the European Economic Area, you have the following data protection rights, which you can exercise at any time by contacting us using the contact details provided under section I. HOW TO CONTACT US below:
We respond to all requests we receive from individuals wishing to exercise their data protection rights in accordance with applicable data protection laws.
If you are aware of changes or inaccuracies in your information, you should inform us of such changes so that our records may be updated or corrected.
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