The company TWS SRLs, with registered office in via del Sabbione 15, Novara, (hereinafter, “Owner”), as data controller, informs you in accordance with art. 13 Legislative Decree. June 30, 2003 no. 196 (hereinafter, “Privacy Code”) and art. 13 EU Regulation no. 2016/679 (hereinafter, “PSR”) that your data will be processed in the following manner and for the following purposes:
1. Subject-matter of treatment
The Data Controller processes personal, identifying and non-sensitive data (specifically, name, surname, tax code, VAT number, email, telephone number – hereinafter, “personal data” or “data”) provided by you:
when registering on the Owner’s website and/or when subscribing to the newsletter service offered by the Owner.
on the occasion of the conclusion of contracts for the services of the Owner.
2. Purpose of treatment
Your personal data will be processed:
A) without your express consent (art. 24 lett. a, b, c Privacy Code and art. 6 lett. b, e of the GDPR), for the following Service Purposes:
conclude contracts for the services of the Owner;
fulfil the pre-contractual, contractual and tax obligations arising from your relationship with us;
fulfilling the obligations provided for by the Law, by a regulation, by community legislation or by an order of the Authority (such as, for example, in matters of Anti-Money Laundering);
allow you to register on the website;
manage and maintain the website;
allow you to subscribe to the newsletter service provided by the Data Controller and any other Services that you may have requested;
exercise the rights of the Holder, such as the right of defence in legal proceedings.
B) Only after your specific and distinct consent (articles 23 and 130 of the Privacy Code and article 7 of the GDPR), for the following Marketing Purposes:
♣ send you by e-mail, mail and / or SMS and / or telephone contacts, newsletters, commercial communications and / or advertising material on products or services offered by the Owner and detection of the degree of satisfaction on the quality of services;
♣ send commercial and/or promotional communications from third parties (e.g. business partners or other group companies) via e-mail, post and/or SMS and/or telephone contacts.
We inform you that if you are already our customer, we may send you commercial communications relating to services and products of the Owner similar to those which you have already used, unless you object (art. 130 c. 4 Privacy Code).
3. Modalities of treatment
The processing of your personal data is carried out by means of the operations indicated in art. 4 Privacy Code and art. 4 n. 2) GDPR and specifically: collection, recording, organization, storage, consultation, processing, modification, selection, extraction, comparison, use, interconnection, blocking, communication, cancellation and destruction of data. Your personal data is processed both on paper and electronically and/or by automated means.
The Data Controller will process personal data for the time necessary to fulfill the above purposes and in any case for no more than 50 years from the termination of the relationship for the Service Purposes and for no more than 20 years from the collection of data for the Marketing Purposes.
4. Access to data
Your data may be made accessible for the purposes referred to in art. 2.A) and 2.B) of this information a.:
♣ employees and collaborators of the Data Controller or of the companies of the Group to which the Data Controller belongs, in their capacity as data processors and/or internal data processors and/or system administrators;
♣ Group companies of which the Data Controller is a member or to third party companies or other subjects (for example, providers for the management and maintenance of the website, suppliers, credit institutions, professional studios, etc.) that perform outsourcing activities on behalf of the Data Controller, in their capacity as external data processors.
5. Communication of data
Without the need for your express consent (ex art. 24 lett. a), b), d) Privacy Code and art. 6 lett. b) and c) GDPR), the Data Controller can communicate your data for the purposes referred to in art. 2.A) to Supervisory Bodies, Judicial Authorities and to all other parties to whom the communication is legally required in order to carry out the aforesaid purposes. These subjects will process the data in their capacity as autonomous data controllers. Your data will not be disclosed.
6. Data transfer
The management and storage of personal data will take place on servers located within the European Union of the Data Controller and/or third party companies appointed and duly appointed as data processors. Currently the servers are located in Italy, at the headquarters of the company. The data will not be transferred outside the European Union. In any case, it is understood that the Owner, if necessary, will have the right to move the location of the servers in Italy and/or the European Union and/or non-EU countries. In this case, the Data Controller guarantees that the transfer of non-EU data will take place in compliance with the applicable legal provisions, if necessary by entering into agreements that guarantee an adequate level of protection and/or by adopting the standard contractual clauses envisaged by the European Commission.
7. Nature of data conferment and consequences of refusal to answer
The conferment of data for the purposes referred to in art. A) is mandatory. Without them, we cannot guarantee your registration on the site or the services of art. 2.A).
The conferment of data for the purposes referred to in art. 2.B) is optional. It may therefore decide not to provide any data or to subsequently deny the possibility of processing data already provided: in this case, it may not receive newsletters, commercial communications and advertising material relating to the Services offered by the Owner. In any case, you will continue to be entitled to the Services referred to in art. 2.A).
8. Rights of the data subject
As a data subject, you have the rights under Art. 7 Privacy Code and art. 15 GDPR and specifically the rights of:
♣ obtain confirmation of the existence or otherwise of personal data concerning you, even if not yet recorded and their communication in intelligible form;
♣ obtain information on: a) the origin of personal data; b) the purposes and methods of processing; c) the logic applied in the event of processing carried out with the aid of electronic instruments; d) the identification data of the data controller, data processors and the representative designated pursuant to Article. 5, paragraph 2 of the Privacy Code and art. 3, paragraph 1, GDPR; e) of the subjects or categories of subjects to whom the personal data may be communicated or who may become aware of it in their capacity as designated representative in the territory of the State, managers or agents;
♣ get it: a) updating, rectification or, when you are interested, integration of data; b) cancellation, transformation into anonymous form or blocking of data processed unlawfully, including data whose retention is not necessary for the purposes for which the data were collected or subsequently processed; c) certification to the effect that the operations as per letters a) and b) have been notified, as also related to their contents, to the entities to whom or which the data were communicated or disseminated, unless this requirement proves impossible or involves a manifestly disproportionate effort compared with the right that is to be protected;
♣ oppose, in whole or in part: a) for legitimate reasons, the processing of personal data concerning you, even if pertinent to the purpose of collection; b) the processing of personal data concerning you for the purpose of sending advertising materials or direct selling or for carrying out market research or commercial communication, through the use of automated calling systems without the intervention of an operator by email and / or by traditional marketing methods by telephone and / or mail. Please note that the right of opposition of the person concerned, set out in point b) above, for purposes of direct marketing through automated means extends to traditional ones and that it remains however the possibility for the person concerned to exercise the right of opposition even if only in part. Consequently, the data subject may choose to receive only communications by traditional means or only automated communications or neither.
Where applicable, he also has the rights under Articles 16-21 GDPR (Right to rectification, right to be forgotten, right to limit processing, right to data portability, right to object), as well as the right to complain to the Guarantor.
10. Owner, responsible and entrusted
The data controller is TWS srls.
The updated list of those responsible for and in charge of the treatment is kept at the headquarters of the Data Controller.
♣ Security: TWS will securely retain all information it collects and prevent unauthorised access to your data in any form. We use both physical and electronic defenses. More security details
♣ Protection: Your personal information will not be sold, exchanged or given to any third party. To improve the service we use statistical data with suppliers or sponsors who DO NOT identify the individual user.
♣ Transparency: You can refuse to receive advertising e-mails at any time by simply unsubscribing from the newsletter in your user profile or at the bottom of the newsletter.
♣ You can be deleted from our archive at any time.
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The data controller of the information collected through this website is The Wonderful Socks srls., with registered office in Italy at via Don Gallotti 8, 28100 Novara , tax code and VAT number 02425020035, fully paid-up share capital of Euro 6.000,00: The Wonderful Socks srl. independently establishes the purposes and methods of data processing and the implementation of security procedures to guarantee the privacy, integrity and availability of such data.
Optional or compulsory communication of personal data
Communicating your personal data to The Wonderful Socks when requested in any of the many instances where personal data is collected through the site may be essential in order to achieve the purposes set down by the communication itself, or not prejudicial in this regard. The compulsory or optional nature of the data provision is specified each time – with reference to the specific data requested – at the point of input for each data collection, by marking compulsory information with an asterisk (*). If you refuse to communicate the information marked as compulsory to The Wonderful Socks, it will be impossible to achieve the main purpose of the specific data collection: such a refusal might, for example, make it impossible for The Wonderful Socks to provide the services available on thewonderfulsocks.com. Communicating additional data to The Wonderful Socks, other than those marked as compulsory, is optional and will not produce any consequences with regard to the main purposes of the collection.
Currently the data supervisors charged with processing your personal data are the following:
1. Brt italian courrier
We invite you to read this section on a regular basis, to keep up to date with any possible changes in the data supervisors listed above.
In addition, you may always be entitled to obtain from The Wonderful Socks:
- a) updating, correction and integration of your personal data;
b) cancellation, transformation into an anonymous form or the blocking of your personal data if processed in violation of the law, including the data deemed unnecessary for the purposes for which the data was collected or subsequently processed in the first place;
c) certification that the operations described at letters a) and b) have been notified, even with regard to their contents, to the persons to whom your data has been communicated or disseminated, except in those instances where such certification turns out to be impossible or would require a clearly disproportionate deployment of means compared to the right protected.You do, in any case, have the right to totally or partially oppose:
a) processing of your personal data, for valid reasons, even if pertinent to the purpose of collection;
b) the processing of your personal data for the purposes of advertisement or direct marketing mailings, or if used for the purposes of market surveys or commercial communications.You may freely exercise your rights at any time by sending a written request to The Wonderful Socks – to the mailing address or to the e-mail address email@example.com – and we will reply promptly. To ensure that your personal data is always exact, up to date, pertinent and complete, please advise us of any variations by writing to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Art. 130, paragraph 4, Legislative Decree 196/2003
We wish to inform you that the law regulating protection of personal data permits The Wonderful Socks – without any obligation to obtain your prior consent – to use your data for direct selling activities involving products similar to those you have already purchased, unless you refuse to allow such use of the e-mail address you communicate to us.
Italian Privacy Authority Provision of 19 June 2008 on simplification of requirements for processing operations for administrative or accounting purposes
We also wish to inform you that the Italian Privacy Authority’s provision permits The Wonderful Socks to use your postal address for sending you – with administrative and accounting documents – adverts about products similar to those you have already purchased, unless you refuse to allow such use of the postal address you communicate to us.
1. process data exclusively for the purposes and according to the methods illustrated in the notice presented to users at the time of its collection;
2. use data for other purposes, with respect to those specified at the time of collection, only where the user has expressed its express consent to such use;
3. make data available to third party companies only for purposes that are strictly necessary to provide the requested service(s) and only where monitored by a data supervisor;
4. not communicate, cede or transfer data to third parties for purposes exclusive to the third party unless the users have received prior warning and have granted their consent;
5. answer all requests for cancellation, variation and integration of personal data, opposition to data processing for the purpose of sending commercial information and advertising;
6. ensure that data processing is conducted fairly and legally, protecting user privacy and implementing appropriate measures for security and protection of the privacy, integrity and availability of the data provided by users.
How and why we process your personal data
Personal data processing is conducted primarily by means of information systems and electronic devices by The Wonderful Socks and other parties who, selected with care for their reliability and competence, conduct operations that are essential in order to achieve the purposes strictly related to the use of the web site and its services. The specific purposes for which your personal data is processed are summarized each time you communicate your personal data, in the notice presented in compliance with art. 13 of Legislative Decree 196/2003. In general, data is processed in order to provide the following services available to those who visit our site:
taking contact with the supervisors of our services (Press Office, Business Development, Web Marketing, etc.)
request for application by sending us your CV.
In processing personal data that may, directly or indirectly, identify you, we aim to abide by the principle of strict necessity.
For this reason we have set up the site in such a way as to reduce use of your personal data to the absolute minimum: therefore, your personal data is not processed when the purpose of the specific activity can be achieved by using anonymous data (such as market surveys intended to improve services) or by means of other methods that make it possible to identify the person involved only if strictly necessary or at the request of authorities or the police (such as site traffic data, the time you spend visiting our site or your IP address). In some cases, as expressly cited in the notice, your personal data will be processed, if you expressly grant your consent, to create a user profile based on your preferences, so that we can send you information that is pertinent to your needs and interests. With the exception of the case specified at art. 130, paragraph 4, of Legislative Decree 196/2003 (authorizing the data controller to use your data to send you advertising e-mails about products and services similar to those you have already purchased, unless you refuse your consent for such use), The Wonderful Socks may use your personal data to send you advertising about its products and services only if you grant your consent. Your personal data will be communicated to third parties only with your express consent, except for the cases when such communication is obligatory by law or is required for purposes envisaged by the law, for which the person’s consent is not required; in these cases the personal data may be made available to third parties who will process the data autonomously and exclusively for such purposes (for example, in reply to a request from police or the courts or other competent authorities)
The Wonderful Socks offers free electronic newsletters that are dispatched by e-mail. The Wonderful Socks gathers the e-mail addresses of individuals who voluntarily subscribe. Individuals may subscribe, and subscribers may remove themselves from one or more of our mailing lists, through the Newsletters Page. The Wonderful Socks delivers newsletters, and marketing and product offerings promoted in newsletters, by e-mail only to registered recipients.
Deep links to other web sites
If you wish to receive more information about how The Wonderful Socks processes your personal data, please write a message and send it by e-mail to email@example.com. If you wish to know your rights and be updated on the governing protection of personal data law, we suggest you to visit the site of the competent Authority, http://www.garanteprivacy.it/.
Conditions and Services
This Web site is managed and maintained by The Wonderful Socks srls.. The Wonderful Socks is registered with the Novara Chamber of Commerce, and it’s tax code and under VAT ID number 02425020035 , fully paid-up share capital of Euro 6.000,00. The Wonderful Socks head office is in Italy, at via Don gallotti 8, 28100 Novara.
We remind you that the services that are accessible via the Website, as well as any new uses as compared to current usage, such as, for example, the launching of new services by The Wonderful Socks, shall be subject to the General Conditions of Use. The user recognizes that The Wonderful Socks assumes no responsibility regarding the availability and use of services.
The Wonderful Socks may modify or simply update, at its exclusive discretion, in all or in part, these General Conditions of Use, as well as the documents referred to by them. The changes and updates to the General Conditions of Use will be provided to users on the Home Page of www.thewonderfulsocks.com as soon as they have been adopted, and will be effective as soon as they are published on the Web site in this section.
However, we ask that you regularly access this section in order to verify the publication of the most recent and up-to-date General Conditions of Use for www.thewonderfulsocks.com.
We point out that the General Conditions of Use are subject to the regulations contained in Legislative Decree no. 206 from 6 September 2005 (“Consumer Code”) and, in particular, the provisions of Section II of the Consumer Code regarding long-distance contracts.
If you do not agree, in whole or in part, with the General Conditions of Use of www.thewonderfulsocks.com, we ask that you do not use our Website.
Access and use of the www.wonderfulsocks.com including viewing Web pages and communication with The Wonderful Socks constitute activities conducted by our users exclusively for personal use, excluding any commercial, entrepreneurial and professional activities.
Remember that you and you alone are the only person responsible for using wonderfulsocks.com and its content. In fact, The Wonderful Socks may not be held responsible for any use of the Website and its related content by users that are not in compliance with the current legal standards.
In particular, you and you alone will be the only person responsible for the communication of incorrect, false, or third-party information and data, without these parties express consent, as well as regards the incorrect use of the said information and data.
The content and materials may contain errors or inaccuracies. The Wonderful Socks may not, in any case nor for any reason, be held responsible for potential inaccuracies and errors, nor damage caused or derived from user beliefs based on the information obtained from the Website or transmitted by it. The user shall be exclusively responsible for evaluating the information and content available via the Website. The Website and all of its information and published content may be modified at any time without notice.
Since all material will be downloaded or otherwise obtained using a service selected at the user’s risk, all responsibility for possible damage to computer systems or data loss resulting from downloading operations performed by the user, remains the responsibility of the user and may not be attributed to The Wonderful Socks. The Wonderful Socks claims no responsibility for any damage resulting from a lack of accessibility to the services on the site or from potential damage caused by viruses, damaged files, errors, omissions, service interruptions, deleted content, problems related to the network, providers or telephone and/or data transmission connections, unauthorized access, data alterations and a lack of and/or the defective functioning of the user’s own electronic equipment.
The user is liable for the protection and correct use of his own personal information, including credentials that provide access to restricted services, as well as any damaging or detrimental consequences that are therein incurred by The Wonderful Socks or third parties following the incorrect use, loss, or removal of such information.
Warning about content
The Wonderful Socks has made every effort to avoid the publication on the Website of content that describes or represents scenes or depictions of physical or psychological violence or which, depending on the sensitivity of the users of www.thewonderfulsocks.com, could be considered injurious to civil beliefs, human rights or human dignity, in all of its forms and expressions. In any case, The Wonderful Socks does not guarantee that the Website’s content is appropriate or lawful in other Countries, outside of Italy. Nevertheless, if such content is found to be unlawful or illegal in some countries, we ask that you avoid accessing the site and, at any rate, if you choose to access it, we advise you that your decision regarding how to use the services provided by the www.wonderfulsocks.com will be your exclusive and personal responsibility. The content on the Website may contain inaccuracies or typos. The Wonderful Socks may not, in any case and for any reason, be held responsible for potential inaccuracies and errors, nor for damage caused or derived from user beliefs based on the information obtained from the Website or transmitted by it. The user shall be exclusively responsible for evaluating the information and content available via the Website. The Website and all of its information and published content may be modified at any time, without notice. Moreover, The Wonderful Socks, does not make guarantees to users regarding malfunctions due to Internet connections. We suggest that you contact your Internet service provider or check that any Internet connection devices and access to Web content are activated correctly, including your Internet browser. Although The Wonderful Socks will attempt to do everything possible to ensure continuous access to the Website, continuous Internet changes and its content may prevent www.thewonderfulsocks.com from operating without disruptions, interruptions, or irregularities due to the need to update the Website. The Wonderful Socks has adopted appropriate technical and organizational measures to safeguard the security of its services on www.thewonderfulsocks.com, the integrity of data traffic and electronic communication stemming from unauthorized use or knowledge, as well as in order to prevent risks of the dispersal, disruption and loss of user data and information, whether or not it is restricted, present on www.thewonderfulsocks.com, or unauthorized access, or access not in compliance with legal standards, for data and information.
Industrial and intellectual property
The pages on this site are copyright protected. In particular, in accordance with law 633/1941 (Copyright law), the site content is protected against duplication, translation, insertion, or transformation to other media, including insertion or transformation via electronic means. The reproduction and economic exploitation of all or part of the content on this site are only permissible with the written consent of the rights holder. Both the content and the structure of the site are copyright-protected. In particular, the duplication of information or data, the use of texts or parts of texts, images and videos contained on the site is only permissible with prior written consent from the rights holder. Even illustrations, under art. 1 of law 633/1941 – et seq. – are protected by copyright. The publication and reproduction rights of these designs are held by the rights holder. The copyright for designs remains in force, even for designs that are automatically or manually added to an archive.
None of the industrial and intellectual property rights indicated in this section for the content on this site has been conceded to third parties. Therefore, all of the Website’s intellectual property rights remain reserved.
Links to other Web sites
Links to www.thewonderfulsocks.com
Anyone interested in activating links to the Home Page and other publicly accessible www.thewonderfulsocks.com Web pages are asked to contact The Wonderful Socks through the section Contacts. Contact is necessary to activate the consent request to a hypertext link to www.thewonderfulsocks.com. The activations of links are awarded by The Wonderful Socks to the applicant, free of charge and non-exclusively.
Responsibility and compensation limitations
In addition to the indications in other provisions of the General Conditions of Use, The Wonderful Socks may not, in any case, be held responsible for any damage resulting from the use or inability to use the Website, content, information or connections to it.
Acceptance of the General Conditions of Use
Pursuant to and in accordance with art. 1341 of the civil code, the limited responsibility of The Wonderful Socks in the event of serious malice and fault and by the applicable law and jurisdiction are accepted.