Privacy

NESS and LOTS OF ARCHITECTURE PUBLISHERS, LLC take the protection of your personal data very seriously and strictly adhere to the applicable data protection laws.

Our digital services may contain links to other websites of third party service providers to which this data protection declaration does not apply.

1. Responsible authority

Responsible for the processing of your personal data is

LOTS OF ARCHITECTURE PUBLISHERS LLC
1680 Michigan Ave. Floor 10
Suite 100
Miami Beach, FL 33139

If you have any questions regarding data protection, please contact us at the above-mentioned postal address, with the addition “data protection” or at the e-mail address hello@nessmagazine.com.

2. Purposes of the processing of personal data

The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal data. Personal data, such as names, addresses or e-mail addresses are always provided on a voluntary basis if possible. These data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent, with the exception of the service providers named below, who support us in providing our services.

2.1. Communication data

We process your communication data (name, e-mail address) in order to be able to contact you. Personal data that you provide to us by e-mail will only be processed for correspondence with you or only for the purpose for which you have made the data available to us.

2.2. Newsletter

NESS and LOTS OF ARCHITECTURE PUBLISHERS, LLC operates newsletters (hereinafter referred to as newsletter), which are direct emailings of text and press releases, sent monthly. The newsletter is sent through the platform mailchimp, you can read more about their privacy policy here. We require an e-mail address from you as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided and that you agree to receive the respective newsletter. For this purpose, we will send you an e-mail to the specified e-mail address with a confirmation link.

The only mandatory information for subscribing to e-flux announcements is your e-mail address and first and last name and country. The indication of further, separately marked data is voluntary and is used to be able to address you personally. We do not collect any further data in this context. We use this data exclusively for sending the requested newsletter.

You can revoke your consent to receive the newsletter and unsubscribe at any time. You can cancel the subscription by clicking on the link provided in every newsletter, or by sending an email to news@nessmagazine.com.

2.3 Google Analytics

Our website uses Google Analytics, a website analysis service by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer to analyse your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually sent to and stored at a Google server in the U.S.A.

You find more information concerning the treatment of user data by Google Analytics in Google’s Privacy Policy.

You may prevent the installation of cookies by adjusting the settings of your browser; however, if you do so, you may be unable to use all features of this website. Further, you may prevent the collection of data generated by cookies (including your IP address) and related to the use of this websites as well as the processing of such data by Google by downloading and installing the plug-in under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

You can also prevent collection by Google Analytics by clicking this link. An opt-out cookie is set to prevent future collection of your data when you click the link.

For more information on terms of use and data protection, please visit http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/ or https://policies.google.com/. Please note that the code “anonymizeIp” has been added to Google Analytics on this website to ensure anonymous collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).

We have a legitimate interest in analyzing user behavior in order to optimize our services.

2.5. Data processing for the fulfilment of legal obligations

In addition, we may process your data to fulfil legal obligations (e.g. regulatory requirements, commercial and tax storage and proof obligations).

<2.6. Log files

Whenever our websites are accessed, usage data is transmitted through the respective Internet browser and stored in log files, the so-called server log files. The data records stored in this way contain the following data: Date and time of access, name of the page accessed, shortened IP address, referrer URL (originating URL from which you accessed the website), the amount of data transferred, as well as product and version information of the browser used. The shortened IP addresses of the visitors are deleted or made anonymous after the end of use.

2.7 Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

3. Data security

Your personal data is transmitted encrypted. This applies to your communication data if you use our contact form and when registering for the newsletter. We use the SSL (Secure Socket Layer) coding system. Furthermore, we protect our websites and other systems through technical and organizational measures against loss, destruction, access, modification or distribution of your data by unauthorized persons.

4. Duration of data storage

In principle, we delete your data as soon as it is no longer required for the above-mentioned purposes, unless temporary storage is still necessary. Thus we store your data on the basis of legal proof and storage obligations. In addition, we keep your data for the period during which claims can be asserted against our company (statutory limitation period of three or up to thirty years).

5. Rights of the persons concerned

You can request information about your personal data stored by us and under certain conditions request the correction or deletion of your data by contacting us via our contact data given under section 1. You may also have the right to restrict the processing of your data and to have the data you provide disclosed in a structured, common and machine-readable format. If you have given us your consent to process personal data for specific purposes, you can revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future. You may object to the processing of your data for direct marketing purposes. If we process your data to protect legitimate interests, you may object to such processing for reasons arising from your particular situation. You can also contact a data protection supervisory authority. If you have any questions regarding data protection, please contact us at hello@nessmagazine.com.