As Jacques Hitier Succession (we, us, our) we have a website that is open to the public. Visiting our website will give you the opportunity to learn more about the designer Jacques Hiter, his work and his achievement.
We will then provide you with an update with announcements and the latest news on a regular basic.
Who we are
Our website address is jacqueshitier.com.
This website (hereinafter the “Website“) is provided by Jacques Hitier Succession (hereinafter “us” or “we”). For further information regarding the provider of the Website, please refer to our imprint.
Our privacy Statement
When you interact with the Services, we may collect Non-Personal Data.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
Legal grounds for processing your Personal Data
The legal grounds for us processing your Personal Data for the purposes set out in the Personal Data Usage section are because:
- you provided your consent;
- it is necessary for our contractual relationship;
- the processing is necessary for us to comply with our legal or regulatory obligations; and/or
- the processing is in our legitimate interest as a recruiter or an event organizer (for example, to evaluate your qualification or sending you location information, etc.).
Information you provide to us
We collect the information you provide when you submit a project, subscribe to the mailing list of one of the Websites, send us an email or feedback.
Registration or subscription information, communications and requests from you, and your submissions. When you engage in activities on the Websites such as those above, you may be asked to provide information such as your e-mail address, name, phone number and billing information, and we (or third party service providers on our behalf) will collect such information as well as any other content you provide us in engaging in any of the above activities. Information such as your age, date of birth, gender, hobbies or interests may also be requested.
Information automatically collected as you access and use the Websites.
On our Website we use Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”).
Google will analyze your use of our Website on our behalf. To this purpose we use, among others, the cookies described in more detail in the above table. The information collected by Google in connection with your use of our Website (e.g. the referring URL, our webpages visited by you, your browser type, your language settings, your operating system, your screen resolution) will be transmitted to a server of Google in the US, where it will be stored and analyzed. The respective results will then be made available to us in anonymized form. Your usage data will not be connected to your full IP address during this process. We have activated on our Website the IP anonymizing function offered by Google, which will delete the last 8 digits (type IPv4) or the last 80 bits (type IPv6) of your IP address. Moreover, Google is certified under the EU-US Privacy Shield, which ensures that an adequate level of data protection is maintained with respect to the processing of data by Google in the US.
You may revoke your consent to the use of web analysis at any time, either by downloading and installing the provided Google Browser Plugin, in which case an opt-out cookie will be placed. This option will prevent the application of web analysis only as long as you use the browser on which you installed the plugin and do not delete the opt-out cookie.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Personal data usage
If you provide Personal Data for a certain purpose, we may use the Personal Data in connection with the purpose for which it was provided. For instance, if you contact us by e-mail, we will use the Personal Data you provide to answer your question, resolve your problem and will respond to the email address from which the contact came.
Access and use
If you provide Personal Data in order to obtain access to or use of the Services or any functionality thereof, we will use your Personal Data to provide you with access to or use of the Services or functionality and to analyze your use of such Services or functionality. For instance, if you supply Personal Data relating to your identity or qualifications to use certain portions of the Services, we will use that information to make a decision as to granting you access to use such Services and to assess your ongoing qualification to use such Services.
Internal business purposes
We may use your Personal Data for internal business purposes, including without limitation, to help us improve the content and functionality of the Services, to better understand our Users, to improve the Services, to protect against, identify or address wrongdoing, to enforce our Terms of Service and to generally manage the Services and our business.
Jacques Hitier Succession marketing communications
Where it is in accordance with your marketing preferences, we may use your Personal Data to contact you in the future for our marketing purposes, including without limitation, to inform you about services, articles, products update or events we believe might be of interest to you, to develop promotional or marketing materials and provide those materials to you. See “Opt Out from Electronic Communications” below on how to opt-out of Jacques Hitier Succession Communications.
Aggregated personal data
How we disclose and transfer your personal data
We are not in the business of selling your Personal Data. We consider this information to be a vital part of our relationship with you. Therefore, we will not sell your Personal Data to third parties, including third party advertisers. There are, however, certain circumstances in which we may disclose, transfer or share your Personal Data with certain third parties without further notice to you, as set forth below.
Parent companies, subsidiaries and affiliates
Agents, consultants and service providers
We may share your Personal Data with our contractors and service providers who process Personal Data on behalf of Jacques Hitier Succession to perform certain business-related functions. These companies include our email service providers, backup and ticket booking platform.
We may disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law in order to (for example) respond to a subpoena or request from law enforcement, a court or a government agency (including in response to public authorities to meet national security or law enforcement requirements), or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to (a) comply with a legal obligation, (b) protect or defend our rights, interests or property or that of third parties, (c) prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Services, (d) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of Users of the Services or the public, or (e) protect against legal liability.
Processing of data outside the EU / the EEA
Your data will in part also be processed in countries outside the European Union (“EU”) or the European Economic Area (“EEA”), which may have a lower data protection level than European countries. In such cases, we will ensure that a sufficient level of protection is provided for your data, e.g. by concluding specific agreements with our contractual partners (copy available on request), or we will ask for your explicit consent to such processing.
How we store your personal data
How to access, update, correct and delete your personal data
Data protection law provides you with rights in respect of Personal Data that we hold about you, including the right to request a copy of the Personal Data, to rectify, restrict or delete your Personal Data, object to profiling and unsubscribe from marketing communications.
Users may exercise these rights by contacting us directly by mail.
For the most part, you can exercise these rights Managing your preferences (after clicking on “Unsubscribe” in our emails) or changing the “cookie settings” in your browser (see our Cookie Statement for more information). Please note that requests to exercise data protection rights will be assessed by us on a case-by-case basis. We will consider and respond to all requests in accordance with applicable law.
How long we retain your data
We retain your Personal Data for as long as necessary to provide you with our Services, or for other important purposes such as complying with legal obligations, resolving disputes, and enforcing our agreements.
If you have provided Personal Information, we will retain your Personal Data for a period of 6 months at most after you have requested your details to be deleted. We will also renew periodically your consent to pursue your relationship with Jacques Hitier Succession, typically by sending an email every two years.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
Cookies, pixels tags, local shared objects, web storage and similar technologies
Your choices – What rights you have over your data
You have several choices available when it comes to your Personal Data:
Limit the personal data you provide.
You can browse the Services without providing any Personal Data (other than Automatic Data to the extent it is considered Personal Data under applicable laws) or with limiting the Personal Data you provide. If you choose not to provide any Personal Data or limit the Personal Data you provide, you may not be able to use certain functionality that we provide. For instance, in order to book a seat at an event, you will have to provide name and contact information.
Opt Out from electronic communications.
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
- Jacques Hitier Succession marketing communications. Where it is in accordance with your marketing preferences, Jacques Hitier Succession may send you electronic communications marketing or advertising the Services themselves or events on the Services. You can also “opt-out” or manage your email preferences by clicking on Unsubscribe link at the bottom of any such electronic communication.
- Transactional or Responsive Communications. Certain electronic communications from Jacques Hitier Succession are responsive to your requests. For instance, if you are an event attendee, we must email you participation confirmation when you book a seat. As a further example, if you apply for a job application or submit a project, we will return an email confirming the reception of your email. Notwithstanding any unsubscribe choice that you have made, you will still receive these transactional or responsive emails.
Do not track
We currently do not participate in any “Do Not Track” frameworks that would allow us to respond to signals or other mechanisms from you regarding the collection of your Personal Data. However, your browser might offer you the possibility to block any cookie setup.
Personal data provided to others – Who we share your data with
The Services may contain links to other websites not operated or controlled by us (the “Third Party Sites”). The policies and procedures we described here do not apply to the Third-Party Sites. The links from the Services do not imply that we endorse or have reviewed the Third-Party Sites.
We suggest contacting those sites directly for information on their privacy policies.
Children – Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act
International privacy laws
Other legal matters
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