(Last Updated December 16th, 2019)
Yskolar takes your privacy seriously and the use, disclosure and protection of your information is important to us. This policy covers your use of our website www.yskolar.com and our mobile app, which also covers how we collect, use, disclose, transfer, store and protect your personal information. We encourage you take a moment and familiarize yourself with our privacy practices and contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for any further clarification.
Data Protection Principles
Yskolar is dedicated to ensuring the security of your personal data and adhering to compliance with applicable data protection laws. As a summary of how Yskolar protects and utilizes your personal data, the organization is committed to ensuring that your personal data is:
Summary of Personal Information Use
Yskolar as a Company
Yskolar may collect or obtain Personal Data about you, if you are located outside of the Canada this information may be transferred from a location outside of Canada to other regions through the following methods:
We may also receive Personal Information about you from third parties.
Purposes of Data Collection
For data collection methods as described for Yskolar as a Company the following examples of uses of this Personal Information may be used for:
What types of personal data do we collect from you, for what purpose and on what legal basis?
Data Collection Methods
The personal data we collect from you, and the way we collect it from you, includes the following methods when you:
Information Collected and Stored Automatically (Web Analytics Data)
When you visit Yskolar, we may store some or all the following:
This information is used for our legitimate purpose of measuring the number of visitors to the various sections of our site and identifying system performance or problem areas. We also use this information to help us develop the site, analyse patterns of usage, and to make the site more useful. This information is not used for associating search terms or patterns of site navigation with individual users. Simply means that if multiple users are using one account from the same IP address Yskolar will get their account banned from the site
Types of Data Collected
The type of personal data collected is listed as follows:
How we use this data
This information is used in order to take steps to conclude a contract with you, or to provide our services to you, as well as to enable you to use them. We may also use these personal data for our legitimate purpose of contacting you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information concerning our activities that may be of interest to you.
You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send or by contacting us. You as an individual retain the right to withhold in part or in full your personal information in order to limit our use and availably of this data. Please note that refusal to provide Personal Information may result in our inability to provide the Services to you, to manage our relationship with you, or to improve the Services provided to you.
Third Party Disclosures
Yskolar as Processor
As a standard practice Yskolar does not disclose personal information to any third party or unauthorized party for any reason. Should Yskolar be required to disclose any personal data to third parties it will not do so unless fully authorized by the client agreement or in accordance with support of the agreement, or applicable law.
Yskolar as a Controller
Yskolar direct methods of personal data collection include through
our website, marketing, sales outreach, and third party provided information. This information is used solely to contact individuals and or organizations about sales, adverting or marketing prospects of Yskolar products. Any discloser of personal information to a third party is relegated to only be used on behalf of Yskolar and at Yskolar’ direction, and not for any other purpose.
Yskolar also uses persistent cookies for a few legitimate interests, such as to be able to track the number of unique visitors to the site. Additionally, persistent cookies enable Yskolar to tailor content and related subject matter to match your preferred interests and/or for the purposes of not showing you the same content and related subject matter repeatedly.
We may also employ cookies to compile anonymous, aggregated statistics that allow us to understand how users use our site and to help us improve the structure of our website. We cannot identify you personally in this way.
Types of cookies we use on our website
The website captures limited data (user-agent, HTTP referrer, last URL requested by the user, client-side and server-side clickstream) about visits to the Website. Yskolar may use this data to analyse patterns and to perform system maintenance. You have several options how to manage cookies on your device. All browsers allow you to block or delete cookies from your device. You may consult the privacy features in your browser to understand what you should do if you need to manage cookies.
Browser Information Collected on the Website
Various elements of data sets may be collected to track the usefulness of certain actions and to ultimately improve the value of Yskolar. Please note that Yskolar does not gather, request, record, require, collect or track any type of Internet users’ personal data (as listed above) through these processes.
Yskolar may contain links to websites created and maintained by other public and/or private organizations. Yskolar therefore provides these links as a service to our users, and when users click on a link to an external website, they are leaving Yskolar and are thus subject to the privacy and security policies/related terms and conditions of these external websites.
Children’s Privacy (COPPA)
Yskolar complies both with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA) and, regarding EU data subjects, with GDPR. While children under the age of sixteen (16) may use the Site only with the consent of his or her parent or legal guardian, please be advised that this Site is not directed or otherwise promoted for use by children under the age of sixteen (16). By using the Service, you represent that you are at least sixteen (16) years of age. If you are between sixteen (16) and eighteen (18) years of age, you will need to have parental consent to use the Service. If you are below sixteen years of age, you should stop using the Site and Service immediately. Personal data from children under 16 is not knowingly collected, nor are children under 16 knowingly contacted by Yskolar. To be clear, Yskolar does not intend to solicit information of any kind from children under 16. It is possible that Yskolar may receive emails pertaining to children under 16. If this is the case and Yskolar is notified of this, as soon as the information is verified, parental consent will be immediately obtained, or the email will be deleted from any services being offered and/or performed by Yskolar
We will make reasonable efforts to verify in such cases, where appropriate, that consent is given or authorized by the holder of parental responsibility over the child, taking into consideration available technology.
Compliance with Laws
We will keep your personal data only for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes for which we are processing it, unless the law permits or requires longer. For example, we might need to keep your personal data for quality assurance of the service we have provided, or we might need to keep it to defend future legal claims or to comply with a legal obligation.
For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, the platform for which Yskolar resides on – commonly known as a “production environment”, utilizes a wide-range of software tools and programs to for the ultimate goal of ensuring its confidentiality, integrity, and availability (CIA) – a concept known as the CIA triad of information security. Tools which are currently in use, or are to be deployed if necessary, for the security of Yskolar are to include, but are not limited to, the following:
All information accessed through Yskolar website or App follows the required information security mandates of Article 32 of the GDPR. Specifically, Article 32 mandates the following:
If you are in California (CCPA)
Pursuant to Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code, residents of California have the right to request from a business, with whom the California resident has an established business relationship, certain information with respect to the types of personal information the business shares with third parties for direct marketing purposes by such third party and the identities of the third parties with whom the business has shared such information during the immediately preceding calendar year.
Data Privacy Regulatory Frameworks and Requirements
GDPR Data Privacy Rights
If you are an EU resident and Yskolar is processing, and/or transmitting your personal data, then you - as an “EU data subject” – benefit from the following rights and privileges under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR):
Privacy Shield Framework
Data Subject Rights
Pursuant to the Privacy Shield Frameworks, EU and Swiss individuals, have the right to obtain our confirmation of whether we maintain personal information relating to you in Canada. Upon request, we will provide you with access to the personal information that we hold about you. You may also correct, amend, or delete the personal information we hold about you. An individual who seeks access, or who seeks to correct, amend, or delete inaccurate data transferred to Canada under Privacy Shield, should direct their query to support@Yskolar.com. If requested to remove data, we will respond within a reasonable timeframe.
We will provide an individual opt-out choice, or opt-in for sensitive data, before we share your data with third parties other than our agents, or before we use it for a purpose other than which it was originally collected or subsequently authorized. To request to limit the use and disclosure of your personal information, please submit a written request to support@Yskolar.com.
In certain situations, we may be required to disclose personal data in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements.
Yskolar’s accountability for personal data that it receives in Canada under the Privacy Shield and subsequently transfers to a third party is described in the Privacy Shield Principles. In particular, Yskolar remains responsible and liable under the Privacy Shield Principles if third-party agents that it engages to process the personal data on its behalf do so in a manner inconsistent with the Principles, unless Yskolar proves that it is not responsible for the event giving rise to the damage.
Complaint Process and Independent Recourse Mechanism
You as the data subject in the EU or Switzerland have the right to bring a complaint directly to Yskolar as the Privacy Shield participant and receive a response within 45 days of receipt of the complaint. This complaint as provisioned by the Privacy Shield framework is of no cost to you.
In compliance with the Privacy Shield Principles, Yskolar commits to resolve complaints about your privacy and our collection or use of your personal information transferred to Canada pursuant to Privacy Shield. European Union and Swiss individuals with Privacy Shield inquiries or complaints should first contact Yskolar at: support@Yskolar.com
Yskolar has further committed to refer unresolved privacy complaints under the Privacy Shield Principles to an independent dispute resolution mechanism, the BBB EU PRIVACY SHIELD, operated by the Council of Better Business Bureaus. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint, or if your complaint is not satisfactorily addressed, please visit www.bbb.org/EU-privacy-shield/for-eu-consumers for more information and to file a complaint. This service is provided free of charge to you.
Yskolar Self-Certification to the EU and Swiss Privacy Shield frameworks is governed by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).
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