Registration data. In order to provide you with personalized services and features, we ask you to register on the EBooks2Read website and establish your personal account. During the registration process we can request, but not exclusively, your name, email address and, credit card details etc.
Customer Care data. In case you contact our customer care we will collect the details of your interaction with our customer care. We collect your name, phone number and/or email address and a resume of the subject discussed between you and our customer care team.
Usage data. We will collect data regarding your use of and/or interaction with the EBooks2Read service, for instance; we will collect the history of e-books accessed by you and the history of your search commands.
Location data. We will automatically determine your location (on a country level) as the e-books may be only available in certain geographical locations (countries), this is a matter of intellectual property rights related to the e-books.
You can set your internet browser to refuse all cookies or to inform you when cookies are sent. Take note that some functions of the EBooks2Read service/website may possibly not function properly if you disable cookies.
Below an overview of the cookies used for EBooks2Read:
|Name of Cookie||Technical Name||Purpose|
|id||UID||Unique ID of the user|
|lang||Language||The language of the internet browser or the one chosen by the user.|
|login||Login||The login of the user if he/she is logged in.|
|pw||User profile||Information about the user from his/her user agent or IP (device type, browser…) and the offer (campaign id, affiliate id…). These information is used for the billing or for the website navigation.|
Identifiers. We may access so-called “identifiers” and collect, monitor and store them. If you have access to the EBooks2Read website via a mobile device, this involves device identifiers. If you have access to the EBooks2Read website via your computer, laptop or tablet it involves your internet browser. “Device identifiers” are small data files or similar data structures that are stored or linked to your mobile device and that can identify your mobile device uniquely and be used by us to improve your use of the EBooks2Read website. Device identifiers can be stored in connection with hardware and/or software data of your mobile device or in connection with other information that we send to your device. Identifiers may contain information about how you use the EBooks2Read website. Device identifiers do not collect any personal data about you, but can be used in combination with other information linked to your personal data. An identifier may be stored on your mobile device or computer so that you can log in faster to the EBooks2Read website and make better use of our services. If you block or limit the use of the device identifiers, some functions or parts of the EBooks2Read website may not function properly.
Log file information. Log file information is reported automatically by your internet browser or mobile device every time you access a web page. If you use the EBooks2Read website, our server automatically stores the log file information. This information may consist of, but is not limited to: Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, type of browser, referring / exit pages and URLs, the number of clicks, information about links, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, and other similar information.
Third Party Networks. We use a third party advertising company to serve ads on our behalf across the internet. That advertising company may also collect anonymous information about your use of the EBooks2Read website.
Purpose of collecting personal data and use of personal data
We use the above-mentioned personal data to perform the services that you use on or by means of the EBooks2Read website, for statistical analysis and for improving our services.
Providing personal data to third parties
We do not sell, pass or disclose your personal data to third parties, except in the below circumstances:
We may employ third parties, so-called processors of personal data, to perform our services and for the purpose of processing personal data. These processors work on our instructions and will only process your personal data on behalf of and for use by us.
We may share personal or aggregated personally identifiable information with advertisers and other third parties for marketing and promotional purposes. We may use third-party advertising companies to serve ads on our behalf. These companies may employ cookies and action tags (also known as single pixel gifs or web beacons) to measure advertising effectiveness.
We can also transfer your personal data to a third party to which we transfer our rights and obligations on the basis of our agreement with you. We can provide your personal data to third parties if we believe in good faith that this is necessary (a) in order to comply with the law or court rulings; and (b) in order to protect or defend the rights of GIM.
Special personal data
We do not collect special personal data.
Protection of minors
Protecting the privacy of minors is important to us. For that reason, we do not knowingly collect or maintain personally identifiable information or non-personally-identifiable information from persons under 18 years of age, and no part of our services is directed to persons under 18. If we learn that personally identifiable information of persons under 18 years of age has been collected through the services without verified parental consent, then we will take the appropriate steps to delete this information.
Transfer of personal data outside of the EEA or your own country
Online communications in public forums
Please be aware that personally identifiable information voluntarily included and transmitted online by you in your profile or other public forum may be viewed and used by others. We are not able to control such uses of your personally identifiable information, and by using such services you assume the risk that the personally identifiable information provided by you may be viewed and used by third parties. You also assume the risk that you might be exposed to objectionable content and conduct by using public forums.
The EBooks2Read website may contain links to internet sites and advertisements ("external links"). You acknowledge that we are not responsible for, and have no liability as a result of, the availability of external links or their content. We cannot be held responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these advertisements or website.
We have implemented and follow commercially reasonable industry standard technical and procedural measures to protect against unauthorized access and use of your personal information. However, do note that neither we nor any other website can fully eliminate these risks. You accept the inherent security risks of providing information and transactions via the internet and you cannot hold us liable for a breach of the security, unless this is the result of negligence or intentional failure of GIM . In the unlikely event that an unauthorized third party compromises our security measures, we will not be responsible for any damages directly or indirectly caused by an unauthorized third party’s ability to view, use or disseminate such information, unless this is the result of negligence or intentional failure of GIM.
Deletion of profile and other personal data
In general, your personal data is stored by GIM for no more than two years after your last use of EBooks2Read , unless we, for reasons of any statutory provision, are obliged to store (parts of) your personal data for a longer period. If you want us to delete all your personal data, you can send an email free of charge to GIM and state this.
Access to data
On request and upon verification of your identity, you can inspect the personal data that we have collected about you, and if necessary, correct it. In order to make use of this right, you can send an email to GIM.
In case you have questions, comments or complaints with regard to your use or the use of others of EBooks2Read, you can contact our Customer Care department by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.