We take data protection very seriously and abide by the UK DATA PROTECTION ACT, EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and other relevant privacy laws that govern our jurisdiction. The data controller within the meaning of Article 4 (7) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) responsible for processing your data is OKIA.
PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
Could you give us the personal information you gave us? The personal information you may provide to us through the Service or otherwise includes:
Contact data, personal or business contact information such as your first and last name, email and mailing addresses, phone number, and professional title.
Registration data include information you provide to register for an account, including your date of birth.
Profile data, such as your username and password, that you may set to establish an online account with us and your interests and preferences.
Communications, such as information you provide when you contact us with questions, feedback, survey responses, or otherwise correspond with us,
Marketing data, such as the email address or contact details, we send marketing communications and your preferences for receiving communications about our activities, events, sweepstakes, and contests.
Purchase data, including your order history, the information needed to process and fulfill your order, order details, and billing address.
Data from other sources. We may also collect information about you from the following:
Business partners, such as advertising and joint marketing partners.
Data providers, such as information services and data licensors.
Public sources, such as blogs, forums, or social media platforms.
Automatic Collection. Our service providers and we may automatically log information about you, your computer or mobile device, and your activity occurring on or through the Sites, such as:
Device data, such as your computer or mobile device operating system type and version number, manufacturer and model, browser type, screen resolution, IP address, the website you visited before browsing our site, and general location information such as city, state, or geographic area.
Online activity data include pages or screens you viewed, how long you spent on a page or screen, navigation paths between pages or screens, information about your activity on a page or screen, access times, and duration of access.
Cookies do not contain any personal or confidential information about you.
You can control and delete cookies as you wish – for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies on your computer and set up most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit our website or use our Platform, and some services and functionalities we offer may not work.
Please see your internet browser’s Help section to restrict or handle cookies.
Referrals. Users of the Service may be able to refer friends or other contacts to us. If you are an existing user, you may only submit a referral if you have permission to provide their contact information so that we can contact them.
HOW WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Service delivery. We may use your personal information to:
Provide, operate and improve the Service;
Establish and maintain your account on the Service;
Communicate with you about the Service, including by sending you announcements, updates, security alerts, and support and administrative messages;
Provide customer support and maintenance for the Service;
Facilitate your login to the Sites via third-party platforms, such as Google and Facebook, and
Enable security features of the Sites, such as by sending you security codes via email or SMS and remembering devices from which you have previously logged in.
Direct Marketing. We may use your personal information to send you OKIA-related marketing communications as permitted by law. You can opt out of our marketing and promotional communications as described in the Your Choices section below.
For research and development. We may use your personal information for research and development purposes to analyze and improve the Service and our business.
To create anonymous data. We may create aggregated, de-identified, or other anonymous data records from your personal information and other individuals whose personal information we collect. We make personal information into anonymous data by excluding information (such as your name) that makes the data personally identifiable to you. We may use this anonymous data and share it with third parties for our lawful business purposes to analyze and improve the Service and promote our business.
To comply with laws and regulations. We use your personal information as necessary or appropriate to comply with applicable laws, lawful requests, and legal processes, such as responding to subpoenas or requests from government authorities.
For compliance, fraud prevention, and safety. We may use your personal information and disclose it to law enforcement, government authorities, and private parties as we believe necessary or appropriate to (a) protect our, your or others’ rights, privacy, safety, or property (including by making and defending legal claims); (b) audit our internal processes for compliance with legal and contractual requirements; (c) enforce the terms and conditions that govern the Service; and (d) protect, investigate and deter against fraudulent, harmful, unauthorized, unethical or illegal activity, including cyber attacks and identity theft.
I would appreciate it if you gave me your consent. In some cases, we may specifically ask for your consent to collect, use or share your personal information, such as when required by law.
HOW WE SHARE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Service providers. Companies and individuals that provide services on our behalf or help us operate the Service or our business (such as service fulfillment, customer support, hosting, analytics, email delivery, marketing, database management services, returns processing, and risk and fraud mitigation).
Advertising partners. Third-party advertising companies collect information about your activity on the Site and other online services to help us advertise our services and use hashed customer lists we share to deliver ads to similar users on their platforms.
Third-party platforms. Social media and other third-party platforms that you connect to the Service, such as when you use options to access the Service by logging into a social media platform. Please note that we do not control the third party’s use of your personal information.
The public. Other users of the Service and the public when you disclose personal information for public use. We do not control how other users or third parties use any personal information that you make available to them. Please be aware that any publicly posted information can be cached, copied; screen captured o,r stored elsewhere by others (e.g., search engines) before you can edit or remove it.
Professional advisors. Professional advisors, such as lawyers, bankers, auditors, and insurers, were necessary for the professional services they rendered to us.
Authorities and others. As we believe in good faith, law enforcement, government authorities, and private parties are necessary or appropriate to comply with the law or for the compliance, fraud prevention, and safety purposes described above.
Business transferees. We may sell, transfer, or otherwise share some or all of your personal information in connection with or during the negotiation of any merger, financing, acquisition or dissolution, transaction or proceeding involving sale, transfer, divestiture, or disclosure of all or a portion of our business or assets, or in the event of an insolvency, bankruptcy, or receivership.
This section describes the rights and choices available to all users.
You can access or update your account information. If you have registered for an account with us, you may review and edit certain personal information in your account profile by logging into the account.
Opt out of marketing communications. You may opt-out of marketing-related emails by following the opt-out or unsubscribe instructions at the email's bottom. You may continue to receive service-related and other non-marketing emails. If you receive marketing text messages from us, you may opt-out of receiving further text messages by replying STOP to our marketing message.
Cookies. Most browsers let you remove and stop accepting cookies from the websites you visit. To do this, follow the instructions in your browser’s settings.
Advertising Choices. You may opt out of interest-based advertising.
Do Not Track. Some Internet browsers may be configured to send “Do Not Track” signals to the online services that you visit. We do not respond to “Do Not Track” or similar signals. To learn more about “Do Not Track,” please see http://www.allaboutdnt.com.
Privacy settings and location data. Users of our App can disable our access to their device’s precise geo-location in their mobile device settings.
We are choosing not to share your personal information. If you do not provide information that we need to provide the Service, we may not be able to provide you with the Service or certain features. We will tell you what information you must provide to receive the Service when we request it.
Third-party platforms or social media networks. Choose to create an account through or connect the Service with another third-party platform. You may be able to limit the information we may obtain from the third party when you log in to the Service using the third party’s authentication service or otherwise connect your account. You may also be able to control your settings through the third-party’s platform or service after you have connected your accounts.
OTHER SITES, MOBILE APPLICATIONS, AND SERVICES
The Sites may contain links to other websites and online services operated by third parties. These links are not an endorsement of any third party or representation that we are affiliated with. In addition, our content may be included on web pages or online services that are not associated with us. We do not control third-party websites or online services and are not responsible for their actions. Other websites and services follow different rules regarding collecting, using, and sharing your personal information. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of the other websites and online services you use.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Services. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its advertising network.
For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy Terms web page: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/.
We use MailChimp for newsletter purposes. You can submit Mailchimp privacy questions. Submit your privacy question here.
The security of your personal information is important to us. We employ several organizational, technical, and physical safeguards to protect the personal information we collect. However, security risk is inherent in all internet and information technologies, and we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information.
INTERNATIONAL DATA TRANSFERS
OKIA is headquartered in Guatemala and may have service providers in other countries. The data can transfer to other countries.
We do not knowingly collect information about children under 18 through the Service. If we learn that we have collected the personal data of a child without the consent of the child’s parent or guardian, as required by law, we will delete it.
DATA PROTECTION RIGHTS UNDER THE GDP
OKIA is committed to ensuring fair and transparent processing. That is why it is important to us that data subjects can exercise not only their right to object but also the following rights where the respective legal requirements are satisfied:
Right to information, Art. 15 of the GDPR
Right to correction, Art. 16 of the GDPR
Right to deletion (“Right to be forgotten”), Art. 17 of the GDPR
Right to limit processing, Art. 18 of the GDPR
Right to data transmissibility, Art. 20 of the GDPR
Right to object, Art. 21 of the GDPR
To exercise your right, please get in touch with us as indicated in the "Contact Us" section below.
To be able to process your request, as well as for identification purposes, please keep in mind that we will use your personal information by Art. 6 para. 1 (c) of the GDPR.
According to Art, you also have the tot to complain to a supervisory authority. 77 GDPR in combination with Section 19 GDPR.
We are required by the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) to provide California residents with an explanation of how we collect, use, and share their Personal Information. Of the rights and choices we offer California residents concerning that Personal Information.
Your California privacy rights. The CCPA grants California residents the following rights. However, these rights are not absolute, and we may sometimes decline your request as permitted by law.
Information. Please feel free to ask for information about how we have collected, used, shared, and used your Personal Information during the past 12 months.
The categories of Personal Information that we have collected.
The categories of sources from which we collected Personal Information.
The business or commercial purpose for collecting and selling Personal Information.
The categories of third parties with whom we share Personal Information.
Whether we have disclosed your Personal Information for a business purpose, and if so, the categories of Personal Information received by each category of third party recipient.
Whether we’ve sold your Personal Information, and if so, the categories of Personal Information received by each category of third party recipient.
Access. Please feel free to ask for a copy of the Personal Information we collected about you during the past 12 months.
Deletion. Please don't hesitate to ask us to delete the Personal Information we got from you.
You are entitled to exercise the rights described above free from discrimination in the form of legally prohibited increases in the price or decreases in our service's quality.
How to exercise your California rights. You may exercise your California privacy rights described above as follows:
Right to information, access, and deletion. Please feel free to request to exercise your data, access, and deletion rights by emailing Okiasurfing@gmail.com.We reserve the right to confirm your California residence to process your requests and will need to verify your identity to process your requests to exercise your information; as part of this process, government identification may be required. Consistent with California law, you may designate an authorized agent to request on your behalf. To select an authorized agent to bid on your behalf, you must provide a valid power of attorney, the requester’s valid government-issued identification, and the authorized agent’s valid government-issued identification. We cannot process your request if you do not provide us with sufficient detail to allow us to understand and respond to it.
Request a list of third-party marketers. California’s “Shine the Light” law (California Civil Code § 1798.83) allows California residents to ask companies with whom they have formed a business relationship primarily for personal, family, or household purposes to provide certain information about the companies’ sharing of certain personal information with third parties for their direct marketing purposes during the preceding year (if any). You can submit such a request by emailing ___@Okiasurfing.com with “Shine the Light” in the subject line. The request must include your current name, street address, city, state, and zip code and attest that you are a California resident.
We can only process your request if you provide us with enough detail so we can understand and respond to it.
Sharing your personal information
We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others by the CCPA. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates, and advertisers for the above purposes.
Right to Lodge a Complaint
Our supervisory authority is the ICO, and you have the right to complain to them if you do not feel we have adequately upheld your rights under the GDPR. Contact details for the ICO can be found at www.ico.org.uk.
In addition to complaining to the ICO, where you feel we have breached your rights and the privacy of your data, you are also entitled to pursue action against us in the courts or other legitimate legal forums, such as arbitration or dispute resolution.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
This Privacy Notice is governed by English law, and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
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