Last updated: March 16, 2023
Interpretation and Definitions
The words of which the initial letter is capitalized have meanings defined under the following conditions. The following definitions shall have the same meaning regardless of whether they appear in singular or in plural.
Account means a unique account created for You to access our Service or parts of our Service.
Company (referred to as either "the Company", "We", "Us" or "Our" in this Agreement) refers to Ophthalmology24.
Cookies are small files that are placed on Your computer, mobile device or any other device by a website, containing the details of Your browsing history on that website among its many uses.
Country refers to: Bulgaria
Device means any device that can access the Service such as a computer, a cellphone or a digital tablet.
Personal Data is any information that relates to an identified or identifiable individual.
Service refers to the Website.
Service Provider means any natural or legal person who processes the data on behalf of the Company. It refers to third-party companies or individuals employed by the Company to facilitate the Service, to provide the Service on behalf of the Company, to perform services related to the Service or to assist the Company in analyzing how the Service is used.
Usage Data refers to data collected automatically, either generated by the use of the Service or from the Service infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).
Website refers to Ophthalmology24, accessible from https://www.ophthalmology24.com
You means the individual accessing or using the Service, or the company, or other legal entity on behalf of which such individual is accessing or using the Service, as applicable.
The data controller of personal information collected through our website is Ophthalmology24. You can contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via the Contact Form on our website.
Collecting and Using Your Personal Data
Types of Data Collected
When you use our website, we may collect the following types of information:
Personal Information: We may collect personal information such as your name, email address, and country when you use our website.
Technical Information: We may collect technical information about your device and internet connection, including your operating system, browser type, and pages visited on our website.
Usage Information: We may collect information about how you use our website, including the pages you visit and the links you click on.
While using Our Service, We may ask You to provide Us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify You. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
First name and last name
Usage Data is collected automatically when using the Service.
Usage Data may include information such as Your Device's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that You visit, the time and date of Your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
When You access the Service by or through a mobile device, We may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device You use, Your mobile device unique ID, the IP address of Your mobile device, Your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browser You use, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
We may also collect information that Your browser sends whenever You visit our Service or when You access the Service by or through a mobile device.
Tracking Technologies and Cookies
Web Beacons. Certain sections of our Service and our emails may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags, and single-pixel gifs) that permit the Company, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or opened an email and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of a certain section and verifying system and server integrity).
Cookies can be "Persistent" or "Session" Cookies. Persistent Cookies remain on Your personal computer or mobile device when You go offline, while Session Cookies are deleted as soon as You close Your web browser.
We use both Session and Persistent Cookies for the purposes set out below:
Necessary / Essential Cookies
Type: Session Cookies
Administered by: Us
Purpose: These Cookies are essential to provide You with services available through the Website and to enable You to use some of its features. They help to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts. Without these Cookies, the services that You have asked for cannot be provided, and We only use these Cookies to provide You with those services.
Cookies Policy / Notice Acceptance Cookies
Type: Persistent Cookies
Administered by: Us
Type: Persistent Cookies
Administered by: Us
Purpose: These Cookies allow us to remember choices You make when You use the Website, such as remembering your login details or language preference. The purpose of these Cookies is to provide You with a more personal experience and to avoid You having to re-enter your preferences every time You use the Website.
You can manage your cookie preferences through your browser settings and the Cookie banner displayed at the bottom of our page. However, disabling cookies may limit your ability to use certain features of our website.
Use of Your Personal Data
We collect personal information for the following purposes:
To provide you with the services and features of our website.
To provide you with news, special offers, and general information about other goods, services, and events which we offer and support.
To attend to and manage Your requests to Us.
To contact you or communicate with you about your queries and updates to our website, related to the functionalities, and products, including the security updates, when necessary or reasonable for their implementation.
To improve and personalize our website and services.
To monitor the usage of our website.
To comply with legal and regulatory requirements.
To monitor the usage of our website: Data analysis, identifying usage trends, determining the effectiveness of our promotional campaigns and to evaluate and improve our Service, products, services, marketing and your experience.
We may share Your personal information in the following situations:
With Service Providers: We may share Your personal information with Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service, to contact You.
For business transfers: We may share or transfer Your personal information in connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of Company assets, financing, or acquisition of all or a portion of Our business to another company.
With other users: when You share personal information or otherwise interact in the public areas with other users, such information may be viewed by all users and may be publicly distributed outside.
With Your consent: We may disclose Your personal information for any other purpose with Your consent.
Legal Basis for Data Processing
We process your personal information on the following legal bases:
Legitimate interests: We process your personal information to provide our services and improve our website, which is in our legitimate interests.
Consent: We will ask for your consent before collecting or processing your personal information if required by law.
Legal obligation: We may process your personal information to comply with legal and regulatory requirements.
Ophthalmology24 will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of Our Service, or We are legally obligated to retain this data for longer time periods.
You have the following rights with respect to your personal information:
Access: You have the right to access the personal information we hold about you.
Rectification: You have the right to request that we correct any personal information that is inaccurate or incomplete.
Erasure: You have the right to request that we delete your personal information.
Restriction: You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal information.
Portability: You have the right to receive a copy of your personal information in a structured, machine-readable format.
Objection: You have the right to object to the processing of your personal information for certain purposes.
Withdrawal of consent: If we are processing your personal information on the basis of your consent, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time.
To exercise your rights, please contact us using the Contact Form on our website.
Transfer of Your Personal Data
If you access our website from outside the European Union (EU) or the European Economic Area (EEA), your personal information may be transferred to, stored, and processed in a country that is not subject to the same data protection laws as your home country. In such cases, we will take appropriate measures to ensure that your personal information receives an adequate level of protection, such as using standard contractual clauses approved by the European Commission.
Delete Your Personal Data
You have the right to delete or request that We assist in deleting the Personal Data that We have collected about You.
You may update, amend, or delete Your information at any time by contacting Us to request access to, correct, or delete any personal information that You have provided to Us.
Please note, however, that We may need to retain certain information when we have a legal obligation or lawful basis to do so.
Disclosure of Your Personal Data
Under certain circumstances, the Company may be required to disclose Your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).
Other legal requirements
The Company may disclose Your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
Comply with a legal obligation
Protect and defend the rights or property of the Company
Prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service
Protect the personal safety of Users of the Service or the public
Protect against legal liability
Security of Your Personal Data
We take appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. We use industry-standard security measures, such as firewalls, encryption, and secure socket layer (SSL) technology, to safeguard your personal information.
Despite our efforts to protect your personal information, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Therefore, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information.
If you have reason to believe that your interaction with us is no longer secure, please immediately notify us in accordance with the Contact Us section on our website.
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If You are a parent or guardian and You are aware that Your child has provided Us with Personal Data, please contact Us. If We become aware that We have collected Personal Data from anyone under the age of 13 without verification of parental consent, We take steps to remove that information from Our servers.
If We need to rely on consent as a legal basis for processing Your information and Your country requires consent from a parent, We may require Your parent's consent before We collect and use that information.
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