The collection and storage of personal information submitted to The Wonderful Socks is governed by the Italian art. 13 del d.lgs. n. 196/2003 . This means your details will not be divulged to third parties and we will not send you promotional information, by e-mail or post, unless you agree to it. Under the Data Protection Act, you retain the right to access and modify any data about you held by The Wonderful Socks. When you visit thewonderfulsocks.com website, or when you register your details or purchase from thewonderfulsocks.com, you agree to be governed by The Wonderful Socks terms and conditions.
Notice pursuant to art. 13 of Legislative Decree 196/2003 – integration of notices published on the Web Site.
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:
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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.