Privacy Policy

Effective: 21 April 2023

Who we are

Our website address is: https://euskalogy.com.

Euskalogy (“Our website,” “Us,” or “We”) operates the https://euskalogy.com website. 

Euskalogy.com does not collect personal information about individuals, such as names, mailing, or e-mail addresses unless it is knowingly provided by the individual and he/she has agreed to the terms under which Euskalogy.com will use it.

Please read the Privacy Policy carefully before you start to use the Website.  By using the Website or by clicking to accept or agree to the Terms of Use when this option is made available to you, you accept and agree to be bound and abide by the Privacy Policy.  If you do not want to agree to the Privacy Policy, you must not access or use the Website.

This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by euskalogy.com.

Children’s Privacy

Euskalogy.com does not address anyone under the age of 18 (“Children”).  

We do not knowingly collect or maintain personally identifiable information from children.  If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal data, please contact us at info@euskalogy.com.  If we learn that we have collected or received personal information from a child under 18 without verification of parental consent, we will take steps to delete that information.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on this Site we collect the data shown in the comments form (which may include your name, email address, and/or comment), and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Please note that by posting a comment on this Site, you consent to the posting  of any personal information that you provide.  You should be aware that such Personal information can be read, collected, or used by other visitors to these public areas.  We have no control over how these visitors use your Personal information.

Where Your Data is Sent

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Cookies

Similar to other websites, out website utilizes a standard technology called “cookies” and server logs to collect information about how our site is used.  Information gathered through cookies and server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our site, and the websites visited just before and just after our own as well as your IP address.

A cookie is a very small text document, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier.  When you visit a website, that site’s computer asks your computer for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies.  Each website can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser’s preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your browser only permits a website to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites.

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

We reserve the right to use technological equivalents of cookies, including social media pixels.  These pixels allow social media sites to track visitors to outside websites so as to tailor advertising messages users see while visiting that social media website.  Euskalogy.com reserves the right to use these pixels in compliance with the policies of the various social media sites.

Third Party Use of Cookies

Some content or applications on Our Website are served by third-parties, including content providers and application providers.  These third parties may use cookies alone or in conjunction with web beacons or other tracking technologies to collect information about you when you use Our Website.  The information they collect may be associated with your personal information or they may collect information, including personal information, about your online activities over time and across different websites and other online services.  They may use this information to provide you with interest-based (behavorial) advertising or other targeted content.  

We do not control these third parties’ tracking technologies or how they may be used.  If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible provider directly.  

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.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

External Websites

Please note that Our Website contains links to other websites.  Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of these other sites.  We encourage our users to be aware that when they leave our site you read the privacy statements of each website that might collect personally identifying information.

Disclosure of Information

Euskalogy.com will not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others.  We do not automatically log personal data nor do we link information automatically logged by other means with personal data about specific individuals.   

We may use IP addresses to compile and provide aggregate statistics about our visitors, traffic patterns, and administer the site.  IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.  We collect only the personal data that you may volunteer while using our services.  We do not collect information about our visitors from other sources, such as public records or bodies, or private organizations.

How Long We Retain Your Data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

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.

Data Security

We use commercially reasonably methods to ensure the security of the information you provide to us and the information we collect automatically.   This includes using standard security protocols and working only with reputable third-party service providers.  Email is not recognized as a secure medium of communication.  For this reason, we request that you do not send private information to us by email.  Although doing so is allowed, you acknowledge that it is at your own risk.   Some of the information you may enter on our website may be transmitted securely via a secure medium known as Secure Sockets Layer or SSL.  Sensitive information is never transmitted via email.

We may use software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such purposes as assessing the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas.

For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, Our Website uses software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.

The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100 percent secure.  While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Rights of Visitors

If you are within the European Union, you are entitled to certain information and have certain rights under the GDPR.  These rights include:

We will retain any information you choose to provide to us until the earlier of: (a) you ask us to delete the information, (b) our decision to cease using our existing data providers, or (c) we decide that the value in retaining the data is outweighed by the costs of retaining it.

You have the right to request access to your data that we store and the right to either rectify or erase your personal data.

You have the right to seek restrictions on the processing of your data.

You have the right to object to the processing of your data and the right to the portability of your data.

To the extent that you provided consent to Our Website’s processing of your personal data, you have the right to withdraw that consent at any time, without affecting the lawfulness of processing based upon consent that occurred prior to your withdrawal of consent. 

You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority that has jurisdiction over issues related to the GDPR.

We require only the information that is reasonably required to enter into a contract with you.  We will not require you to provide consent for any unnecessary processings as a condition of entering into a contract with us.

You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you.  Should you wish to have your information deleted, please email us at info@euskalogy.com and submit a request.  This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Changes

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time.  If we do, we will let you know by revising the date at the top of the policy.  If we make a change to this policy that, in our sole discretion, is material, we will provide you with additional notice.  We encourage you to review the Privacy Policy whenever you access or use our services or otherwise interact with us to stay informed about our information practices and the ways you can help protect your privacy.  If you continue to use our services after Privacy Policy changes go into effect, you consent to the revised policy.