1. General clause.
2. Consent – Third party websites
2.3. Please note that the Platform may contain links to other websites digital platforms or Internet resources which may collect personal data voluntarily or through cookies or other technologies. BLUGLE has no responsibility, liability for, or control over those other websites or Internet resources or their collection, use and disclosure of your personal data. BLUGLE recommends you to review the privacy policies of those other websites and Internet resources to understand how they collect and use personal data.
3. Personal data collected by BLUGLE.[a]
3.1 The categories of personal data that may be collected are:
3.4 BLUGLE will not collect any sensitive data. This includes data such as: data relating to race or ethnic origin, religious beliefs, criminal record, physical or mental health, or sexual orientation from Visitors. BLUGLE will, if necessary, obtain your explicit consent to collect such data.
4. Purpose of the processing. [b]
4.1 BLUGLE acts as the controller for the processing of personal data and will process these data for the following purposes: user administration, enhance the functionalities of BLUGLE’s services, direct marketing among which the sending of a newsletter, the improvement of the content and the quality of the Platform and services, enhance a better compatibility of the Platform and services to the interests, needs and desires of its Visitors and accurately tracking, improving and completing the personal data as required by law.
4.2. BLUGLE will ensure that for its marketing activities it will comply with the applicable legislation and that it will obtain the necessary authorizations before the Visitor receives any emails or other electronic communication from BLUGLE or one of its partners. You can demand at any time to stop the sending of such information.
5. The Visitor’s rights.
5.2. BLUGLE takes all reasonable measures to ensure the confidentiality of the personal data which are disclosed by the Visitor. However, each Visitor recognizes that the disclosure of personal data via the internet is not without any risks. The Visitor consequently acknowledges that BLUGLE cannot be held accountable or liable for any potential direct and indirect damage he/she would suffer as a consequence of an illegal or illegitimate use of his/her data by third parties who do not have the authorization to use these data.
6. Disclosure of personal data.
6.1. Although BLUGLE may transfer personal data to so-called service providers who process data in its name, BLUGLE will not share data with third parties for secondary or unrelated purposes unless otherwise stated when collecting these data. BLUGLE will however share your personal data with its clients in order to comply with the obligations set out under the Terms of Service[c].
6.2. Where appropriate or required, BLUGLE will be entitled to transmit personal data to law enforcement authorities, regulatory or other government agencies, or third parties where necessary or desirable to comply with legal or regulatory obligations or in the context of the above-mentioned purposes.
7. Retention period.
BLUGLE does not store the data longer than legally admissible and in any case not longer than required for the purposes mentioned hereafter.
8. International data transfers.
8.1 BLUGLE will not transfer any personal data to countries which do not have data protection laws equivalent to those in force in the European Economic Area.
8.2 The personal data may be stored and processed within the European Economic Area insofar this is necessary to achieve or compatible with the purposes of the processing.
9. Security of data
9.1. BLUGLE uses generally accepted and reasonable methods consistent with current technological developments with regard to the operational security to offer protection against loss, abuse, alteration or destruction of all information submitted by Visitors.
9.2 The Visitor acknowledges that the transmission of data over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.
10. Registration with the supervisory authority.
10.1 BLUGLE has registered its business activities as a data controller with the Belgian Privacy Commission.
10.2 This declaration can be consulted in the public register on the following website: www.privacycommission.be.
12. Visitors’ questions
13. Competent Court and Applicable Law
A cookie is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored in a Visitor’s web browser. When the Visitor browses the same website in the future, the data stored in the cookie can be retrieved by the website to notify the website of the Visitor’s previous activity. It helps the website to remember information about the Visitor’s visit. The Visitor can choose to turn cookies on or off. Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a Visitor, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies. Further information on cookies can be found on http://www.allaboutcookies.org/ or http://www.aboutcookies.org/.
Category of use
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are strictly necessary to enable the Visitor to move around the Platform or to provide certain requested features
These cookies outlast Visitor sessions. If a persistent cookie has its max-age set to 1 year, then, within that year the initial value set in that cookie will be sent back to the server every time you visit the server. This is used to record a vital piece of information such as how a Visitor initially came to the Platform.
Preferred language: once the Visitor has selected his preferred language the persistent cookie will ensure that once revisiting the Platform, the content is delivered in the preferred language of the Visitor.
These cookies help to improve the performance of the Platform, providing a better Visitor experience.
Google Analytics helps BLUGLE to analyze how Visitors use the Platform. It registers the number of visitors and tell things about their behavior overall, such as the typical length of a visit or the average number of pages a Visitor views.
Authentication, Security, and Compliance
Intended to prevent fraud, protect your data from unauthorized parties, and comply with legal requirements
Some people prefer not to allow cookies. That’s why browsers give the ability to manage cookies. Please visit the websites of the different browsers to learn how to block the storage of cookies. It is also possible to delete current installed cookies on your computer.
[a]Please check and complete where required
[b]Please adapt, strike or complete where necessary.
This is very important since it determines the limits within which BLUGLE can collect the data.
For ex.: We are using cookies to provide statistics that help us give you the best experience of our site. You can find out more or switch them off if you prefer
[e]Please check and modify/complete where required