1. What are cookies?
Cookies are small data files that are placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit the Website. They can be used to track the pages you visit on the Website, save information you enter or remember your preferences such as language settings as long as you are browsing the Website. Cookies are widely used by website owners in order to make their websites work, or to work more efficiently, as well as to provide reporting information. Cookies can generally be easily viewed and deleted.
2. What types of cookies do we use?
Our Website uses different types of cookies:
- Necessary – necessary cookies help make a Website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the Website. The Website cannot function properly without these cookies.
- Preference – preference cookies enable a Website to remember information that changes the way the Website behaves or looks, like your preferred language or the region that you are in.
- Statistics – statistics cookies help Website owners to understand how visitors interact with the Website by collecting and reporting information anonymously.
- Marketing – marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.
- Unclassified cookies – unclassified cookies are cookies that we are in the process of classifying, together with the providers of individual cookies.
- To keep you signed in
- To enhance the performance of the Website
- To enhance the user experience
- To understand how you use the Website
- For advertising, analytical and other purposes
4. How long do we store the data?
Usually, cookies are valid for a short period depending on the type of cookie (one minute, day, week, or month), but in some cases it may take up to years. The validity of cookies is detailed in the Cookie declaration.
5. How to manage cookies?
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For cookies that are used for preference, statistics and marketing purposes, you have the right to decide whether to accept or reject them. These cookies are used to store your selected preferences, to improve performance of the Website and to provide you personalised information about our services. Necessary cookies cannot be rejected as they are strictly necessary to provide you our services.
You can exercise your cookie rights by setting your preferences in the cookie consent banner which can be found on our Website. The cookie consent banner allows you to consent to all cookies (press “Allow all”), select which categories of cookies you accept or reject (press “Allow selection”) and reject cookies (press “Deny”).
When you provide consent to a category of cookies, you consent to all cookies within that category (please see detailed list of cookies under the Cookie declaration). If you choose to reject cookies, you may still use the Website though your access to some functionality and areas of our Website may be restricted.
Over time, the list of cookies used may be updated to the needs of improving the quality of services. Therefore, the list of cookies can be amended accordingly.
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6. What are your data protection rights?
We would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. You are entitled to the following:
- Receive confirmation if your personal data is being processed by us and, if so, then to access it.
- Require the personal data to be corrected if it is inadequate, incomplete or incorrect.
- Require the erasure of the personal data.
- Restrict the processing of personal data.
- Object to processing of the personal data if processing is based on the Company’s legitimate interests.
- Object to processing of personal data for direct marketing purposes.
- Receive the personal data that is provided by you and is being processed based on consent or performance of an agreement in a structured, commonly used electronic format and where feasible, transmit such data to another service provider (right to data portability).
7. How can you exercise your data protection rights?
You can exercise your data protection rights by contacting us at email@example.com. Please include one of the topics from the list below in the subject line of your email:
- Request to access personal data
- Request to rectify personal data
- Request to erase personal data
- Request to restrict processing of personal data
- Objection to the processing of personal data
- Request to transfer personal data
- Request to withdraw consent
You should submit the application by email. The application should be signed with a qualified electronic signature.
When you exercise one of your rights, it may take us up to one month to respond or implement these changes.
Upon your request, your personal data will be erased, however, the Company has the obligation to only store copies of information that is necessary to protect the legitimate interests of third parties, to comply with obligations of state institutions, to settle disputes, or to recognize interruptions.
8. Right to file a complaint
If you have basis to believe that your data privacy rights have been violated, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also file a complaint with the local data protection authority. In Lithuania, this is the State Data Protection Inspectorate.
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LAST UPDATED ON 18 SEPTEMBER 2022