This Privacy Statement is effective immediately for Users registered after that date and will become effective for existing Users on October 28, 2019.
EKJ Bulgaria Consulting Engineers Ltd (EKJ Bulgaria Consulting Engineers, “we”, “us”), EIC: BG202620297, with office address Sofia 1142, Bulgaria 41 Vasil Levski Blvd., 3rd floor, respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it in accordance with this Privacy Statement. This statement describes:
- the types of information we collect when accessing and using our Website – https://EKJ.BG and other online services (collectively referred to as the “Services”); and
- our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing this information. This Statement applies only to information we collect through our Services and in electronic communications sent through or in connection with our Services.
EKJ.BG is classified as a personal data controller in accordance with Regulation (EU) No. 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of April 27, 2017 (“General Data Protection Regulation”). As such, we make every effort to comply with the obligations imposed on us by the General Data Protection Regulation.
EKJ.BG strives to offer its visitors the many advantages of Internet technologies and to provide an interactive and personalized experience. For these purposes, we at EKJ.BG may use personal identifying data – for example, your name, e-mail, address, telephone number, etc., which are subject to this Privacy Statement. We, as we assume you do, do not tolerate spam. Therefore, we will never sell, trade or rent your email addresses to unauthorized third parties.
- WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT FROM OUR VISITORS?
EKJ.BG has the right to collect and use information from and about its Visitors. The information by which the person can be identified may include any information that the Visitor voluntarily enters, uses or provides when using the Services on the Website.EKJ.BG collects and uses the information to offer new services to Visitors and introduce them to the new functionalities of the Website.
We collect two types of information from and about our Visitors, including information:
(i) Visitor Information: Your full name, email address, address, postal code and other information that you may provide such as mobile phone number and others.
We collect this information to provide you with a better user experience.
(ii) Browsing Information: How long you have used the Services, which features you have used, etc.;
We collect this information to monitor the performance of our services.
(iii) Communications: Between us and you, through use of the Services;
We collect this information to improve our Services and monitor the performance of our employees.
- HOW DO WE COLLECT INFORMATION ABOUT VISITORS?
- WHAT DO WE DO WITH THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT?
Like other websites, we collect information to enhance your experiences on your visits and deliver personalized content to you. We respect your privacy and will not share your information with anyone unless it is absolutely necessary.
Aggregated and non-identifiable information may be used in several ways. For example, EKJ.BG may combine information about your habits when using the Website with similar information from other Visitors, in order to improve the quality of the Services (for example, to learn which pages are visited most often or which features are most attractive).This information does not include personally identifiable information and does not allow anyone to identify you. We may use personally identifiable information collected from the Website to communicate with you about your registration and personalization preferences; Personal information collected by EKJ.BG through which you can be identified may be used for other purposes, including but not limited to: Website administration, troubleshooting.
Certain third parties who provide technical support for the operation of the Website – for example, our Web hosting provider – may have access to such information. We will only use your information as permitted by law. We may disclose your information in response to a court order, as otherwise required by applicable law, in connection with the collection of claims owed by you to us, and/or to law enforcement authorities as we deem appropriate or necessary. Please note that in such cases, we may not provide you with notice prior to disclosure.
EKJ.BG will not transfer information about you to third parties for the purpose of providing or facilitating advertising from third parties to you. We will not sell information about you to third parties.
We may share information about your account with third parties in certain circumstances, including: (1) with your consent; (2) to a service provider or partner that meets our data protection standards; (3) when we have a good faith belief that it is required by law, such as in response to a subpoena or other legal process; (4) when we have a good faith belief that doing so will help prevent imminent harm to someone.
If we want to share your information in response to legal process, we will notify you so that you can contest it (for example, by seeking court intervention), unless we are prohibited by law or believe that doing so may endanger other parties. We will oppose requests for information about users of our services that we believe are unlawful.
Certain third parties who provide technical support for the operation of our website – our web hosting service for example – may have access to this information.
- VIEWING, CHANGING OR DELETING INFORMATION
For more information regarding the termination and deletion of your User Profile, please refer to Section 9: Termination of this Privacy Statement.
- ACCESSING AND CORRECTING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION.
We take reasonable steps to accurately record the personal information you provide to us and any subsequent updates to it.
We encourage you to review, update and correct the personal information we maintain about you. You may request that we delete your personal data that is inaccurate, incomplete, irrelevant for lawful purposes, or that is processed in a way that violates applicable legal requirements
- SECURITY: HOW DO WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION?
EKJ Bulgaria Consulting Engineers Ltd. is registered as a Personal Data Administrator in the Personal Data Protection Commission of the Republic of Bulgaria.[ST2]
We have implemented appropriate measures in the form of various technical, physical and other means, including, but not limited to, means to safeguard our electronic systems and databases, locks, cabinets, cash registers, various access control devices and systems, fire alarms and fire extinguishing systems. These tools are intended to improve the integrity and security of the personal information we collect and maintain.
However, please note that even the best security measures cannot guarantee the complete elimination of all risks. If we become aware of any breach, intrusion, or threat to our security systems, we will notify you electronically so that timely precautions can be taken. In addition to email, you may also be notified via a notification on the Website if a security breach occurs.
As mentioned, you can change the personal information we maintain about you at any time by contacting EKJ.BG. Upon request, we will disable or delete your Visitor Profile, as well as your contact information and personal data from our active databases.
This Privacy Statement is effective until terminated by either party. If you do not agree to be bound by this Privacy Statement, you must stop using the EKJ.BG Website. If you are dissatisfied with EKJ.BG, the content or any terms, statements or policies, your only option is to stop using the Website.
EKJ.BG reserves the right to terminate or temporarily suspend your access to the Website, or parts of it, without warning, if, at our discretion, we determine that their use is in violation of any applicable law or harmful to our interests, the interests of other persons or organizations or if EKJ.BG believes that their use is in violation of this Privacy Statement or the General Terms.
- PRIVACY FOR CHILDREN
EKJ.BG does not knowingly collect the personal information of children under the age of 13. If we learn that we have personal information about a child under the age of 13, we will delete that information from our servers. EKJ.BG encourages parents to go online with their children.
- CHANGES TO THIS STATEMENT
EKJ.BG reserves the right to change this Privacy Statement at any time. Please check this page periodically for changes. Use of the Services following such changes or amendments to the Privacy Statement shall be deemed to be your express acceptance of the amended/amended Privacy Statement and agreement to be bound by such amended/amended Privacy Statement. Information collected before the change takes effect will be used in accordance with the rules and laws that were applicable at the time the information was collected.
- APPLICABLE LAW.
This Privacy Statement and the use of the Website are governed by Bulgarian law. If a dispute arises regarding this Privacy Statement, we agree to attempt to resolve it through an agreed upon mediator in Sofia, Bulgaria. All costs and fees, other than attorneys’ fees, related to the mediation shall be borne equally between the parties. If reaching a mutually acceptable solution through mediation proves impossible, EKJ.BG agrees to refer the dispute to the Sofia District Court.
The copyright for the Website is owned by EKJ Bulgaria Consulting Engineers LTD.
The texts, graphics, photos, animations, video and clips visible on the Website are objects of copyright and part of the intellectual property of EKJ Bulgaria Consulting Engineers LTD. Some of the above found on third party pages may be owned by those third parties. In no case, these may not be reproduced, used, presented or provided without the express written consent of EKJ Bulgaria Consulting Engineers LTD or the given third party. Any distribution of files acquired by Users under the Website General Terms, or parts of such files, constitutes a violation of relevant intellectual property protection laws and is prosecuted by law.
Nothing contained on the website can be considered as granting a license or right of use, such as a trademark, without the prior express written consent of EKJ Bulgaria Consulting Engineers Ltd.
EKJ Bulgaria Consulting Engineers Ltd. is managed, controlled and administered entirely in Bulgaria.
If you use the EKJ.BG Website outside of that jurisdiction, please note that you are transferring your personal information to EKJ.BG in Bulgaria and, by using the Website, you consent to the transfer of data and to comply with applicable law regarding the use of The Website and Your Agreements with Us.
This statement and the policies outlined in this Privacy Statement are not intended to create, and do not create any contractual or other legal rights on behalf of either party.
If you believe that EKJ.BG is not complying with this Privacy Statement, if you would like to ask a question, submit a complaint regarding the Website or the EKJ.BG Services, or if you would like to receive more information about the Services, please contact EKJ.BG in one of the following ways: