EarMaster Community - Registration
By accessing “EarMaster Community” (hereinafter “we”, “us”, “our”, “EarMaster Community”, “https://www.earmaster.com/phpBB3”), you agree to be legally bound by the following terms. If you do not agree to be legally bound by all of the following terms then please do not access and/or use “EarMaster Community”. We may change these at any time and we’ll do our utmost in informing you, though it would be prudent to review this regularly yourself as your continued usage of “EarMaster Community” after changes mean you agree to be legally bound by these terms as they are updated and/or amended.
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1. How EarMaster Collects Information
We can obtain personal information relating to you from the sources described below.
Where applicable, we indicate whether and why you must provide us with Personal Information, as well as the consequences of failing to do so. If you do not provide personal information when requested, you may not be able to benefit from our services and products if that information is necessary to provide you with the service or if we are legally required to collect it.
i. Personal Information Provided by You
Registration, Orders, and Other Information You Provide
We collect your information, including sign-in credentials, name, postal address or email address, when you complete an order form, register to use our services, and request that we contact you or provide additional information to you.
If you contact us directly, such as to request information or access to the services, or for Customer Support, we may receive additional information about you, such as your contact information and the contents of your communication. Besides we may receive additional information when you complete a form on our Sites (see i, ii and iii).
If you pay for access to our services and products, we may collect payment information that you provide, such as bank account information and other information necessary to transfer funds.
ii. Information We Collect When You Use the Services
We receive information about your device, including IP address, web browser type, operating system version, mobile device model, device manufacturer and model, language codes, your Internet Service Provider (ISP), unique device identifiers.
We automatically receive information about your interactions with our website, like the pages and other content you view, or the dates and times of your interactions.
We may infer your location from the information we collect (for example, your IP address indicates the general geographic region from which you are connecting to the Internet). We may use location information to provide you with features, notifications, marketing, or other content that is influenced by your location, such as showing you the services in your local language or displaying prices in a specific currency or with specific tax rates.
Cookies and Similar Technologies
iii. Information We Obtain From Third Parties
We may receive information about you from our third-party partners, such as business or marketing partners. We may combine this information with the other information we collect about you to provide more useful information to you regarding our services. This information may include, for example, your name, address, and billing information.
2. How EarMaster Uses Information
EarMaster will use information, including Personal Information, for the following purposes:
We use your information to provide, enhance, improve, and personalize our services.
We use your payment information to facilitate your transactions and payments.
We will use your information to understand and analyze how you use our services.
Marketing and Advertising
We will use your information for marketing purposes, such as contacting you about EarMaster’s products and services, providing you with promotional materials that may be useful, relevant, valuable or otherwise of interest to you via our newsletter or similar communication tools.
EarMaster will use your information to communicate with you, including to respond to your inquiries and to send emails to an email address you provide to us for customer-service or technical-support purposes.
3. How EarMaster Discloses Information
We may share your information with our resellers and other third parties that perform services on our behalf after being rightfully appointed to do so.
As Required by Law and Similar Disclosures
We may disclose information about you: (i) if we are required to do so by law, regulation, or legal processes, such as a court order or subpoena; (ii) in response to requests by government agencies, such as law enforcement authorities; (iii) when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect against or respond to physical, financial or other harm, injury, or loss of property; or (iv) in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual unlawful activity.
EarMaster may further disclose your Personal Information with your explicit consent.
4. Data Retention
We process personal information data in such a way that the highest possible privacy of your personal data is met. Your personal information is kept on our servers and hardware backups in accordance with our security procedures which follow the European Union's legislation for the handling of personal data (GDPR). Your personal data is kept in our system until you have sent us an explicit request to delete them.
5. Our Commitment to Security
Using authentication and authorization procedures, we ensure as much as possible that unauthorized individuals have no access to your personal data or use services that are exclusive to you.
Unfortunately, transferring data over the Internet cannot be 100EarMaster Communityecure. Consequently, despite our best efforts to protect personal data, EarMaster cannot assure or guarantee the security of the information transmitted by the user. Any information you transmit is done at your own risk.
6. Your Rights and Choices
Modification or Deletion of Your Personal Information
You can update, correct or delete the personal information we save about you (e.g., your email address) by requesting it in writing at email@example.com. To opt-out of receiving our newsletters or marketing emails, you can follow the unsubscribe instructions included in the emails communications you receive or contact us at the above email address.
Please note that we have the right to reject deletion requests that are unduly burdensome or repetitive or that cannot be honored because of legal obligations or ongoing disputes, or where retention is necessary to enforce our agreements or protect our or another party’s rights, property, safety, or security.
Transcript of Your Personal Information
You have the right to obtain a transcript of all your personal information that we have in our files. To do so, please make a written request sent by registered postal mail to EarMaster’s Data Protection Officer (DPO):
Att: Data Protection Officer
Egaa Havvej 21, 1.
7. How to Contact Us
Egaa Havvej 21, 1.
Contact Our Data Protection Officer
EarMaster’s Data Protection Officer (DPO) is the person responsible for supervising the handling of personal information throughout our services and products. Our DPO is Hans Lavdal Jakobsen. He may be contacted by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or at the following address:
Att: Data Protection Officer
Egaa Havvej 21, 1.