Legal Notes

THE LEGAL DISCLAIMER OF THIS WEBSITE

This website and the material it contains (such as texts, images, graphic layouts, videos, audio, software and all other forms of intellectual property) may constitute original works and are therefore protected by the copyright law. Infringement of the rights protected by the aforementioned law can thus lead to application of the criminal or administrative penalties established by arts. 171, 171-bis, 171-ter, 174-bis and 174-ter of law 22 April 1941, No. 633 and subsequent amendments, besides the civil penalties established by the Italian Civil Code.

The material forming this website is the exclusive property of the respective rights-holders and their successors in title. Unless different indications are given, all rights belong exclusively to PREGEL SPA. The material in this website cannot therefore be directly or indirectly, temporarily or permanently, fully or partly reproduced by any analogue or digital medium without the prior written authorization of PREGEL SPA or of the respective rights-holders, with the exception of reproductions made for exclusively personal use, temporary reproductions prodromal to navigation of the website itself or for contents expressly available under Creative-Commons license.

All the trademarks, registered and non-registered, and other distinctive marks in the website belong to their legitimate owners and are neither licensed nor made available in any way unless expressly indicated. It is most especially forbidden to use the logo, images and graphic material of PREGEL SPA without the prior written authorization of PREGEL SPA itself. You are also forbidden to create a link to your website that refers to a page of PREGEL SPA other than the homepage (deep link), without the prior written authorization of PREGEL SPA.

Regarding the exchange or use of static or dynamic banners or use of the contents in this website, please contact the administrative and legal offices of PREGEL SPA by sending an explicit written request to:

PREGEL SPA, via Comparoni 64 – 42122 Reggio Emilia (RE) – Italy.

In the event of a hyperlink to an external website, PREGEL SPA is in no way responsible for the contents or use of the website itself.

This LEGAL DISCLAIMER is also provided for other independent bodies that belong to the same corporate group as PREGEL SPA.

THE PRIVACY POLICY OF THIS WEBSITE

THE PURPOSE OF THIS STATEMENT

The purpose of this page is to describe the website’s administrative procedures concerning the processing of its users’ personal data, which will be processed lawfully, fairly, relevantly and not excessively.

This statement is produced pursuant to for those users who interact with the web services of PREGEL SPA, accessible by the Internet starting from the address: www.pregel.it, corresponding to the homepage of the official website of PREGEL SPA.

This statement only concerns the website of PREGEL SPA and not other websites that the user may consult through the use of links.

This statement is also prompted by Recommendation No. 2/2001 implemented on 17 May 2001 by the European Authorities for data protection brought together in the Working party established by art. 29 of Directive No. 95/46/CE for the purpose of identifying certain minimum requirements for the collection of personal data on-line and, in particular, the procedures, times and the nature of the information that data controllers must supply to users when these latter connect to web pages, regardless of the purposes of connection.

THE DATA CONTROLLER

Data concerning identified or identifiable persons can be processed following consultation of this website.

The data controller responsible for processing the data is PREGEL SPA, with registered offices in via Comparoni 64 – 42122 Reggio Emilia (RE) – Italy.
The person in Charge of Processing is Dr. Mauro Vaccari at the aforementioned registered offices.

WHERE DATA PROCESSING TAKES PLACE

The processing operations connected to the web services of this website take place at the aforementioned registered offices of PREGEL SPA or at the provider of the Internet services and hosting/housing of our website and are carried out only by technical personnel of the Department in charge of processing, or by persons in charge of occasional maintenance operations.

Processing occurs by means of data storage in electronic archives whose access to the data is limited to maintenance procedures in compliance with the provisions in Annex B.

No data deriving from the web service is communicated or disseminated.

Personal data of users who request information materials to be sent (newsletters, information, catalogues, CD-ROMs, etc.) are used for the sole purpose of providing or performing the required service and are only communicated to third parties when strictly necessary for such purposes (dispatch services of PREGEL SPA). All other purposes will be covered by a specific statement provided to the parties concerned in accordance with art. 13 of Legislative Decree D.lgs 196/03.

TYPES OF DATA PROCESSED

Navigation data

The computer systems and software procedures used to operate this website acquire, during their normal operation, certain personal data (so-called log files) the transmission of which is implicit in the use of internet communication protocols.

This information is not collected in order to be associated to identified data subjects, but due to its very nature it can, by means of processing and integration with data held by third parties, allow users to be identified.

This category includes the IP addresses or domain names of the computers used by the users to connect to the website, URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) form addresses of the resources requested, the time of the request, the method used to submit the request to the server, the size of the file obtained in reply, the numerical code indicating the status of the reply given by the server (done, error, etc.) and other parameters concerning the user’s operating system and computer environment.

These data are used for the sole purposes of obtaining anonymous statistical information concerning use of the website and check that it is functioning correctly. The data might be used to establish liability in the case of hypothetical computer crimes to the detriment of the website and could be communicated to the Judicial Authority if this latter explicitly requests such data.

Data supplied voluntarily by the user

Optional, explicit and voluntary sending of email messages to the addresses indicated in this website entails acquisition of the sender’s address, which is required in order to reply to the requests, as well as any other personal details given in the message.

Specific information (art. 13) will be progressively given or displayed in the web pages dedicated to particular services on request.

COOKIES

No personal data concerning users are acquired by the website through cookies.

Cookies are not used to transmit information of a personal nature, nor are user-tracing or identification systems used.

Use of so-called cookies is strictly limited to the transmission of session identifiers (formed by random numbers generated by the server) required in order to allow safe and efficient exploration of the website and used for statistical purposes in order to assess the number of monthly visitors.
Cookies can be deleted by the navigator using the functions of the user’s own browser.

PROFILING COOKIES OR FOR MARKETING PURPOSES

Cookies other than technical cookies are not used, i.e. neither cookies for profiling users who access the website or cookies for marketing or commercial purposes are used. This specification is made in accordance with the Provision issued by the Italian Data Protection Authority “Determination of simplified arrangements to obtain information and obtain consent regarding use of cookies” – 8 May 2014 (Published in the Official Gazette No. 126 of 3 June 2014).

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web service for analysis of statistics provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files sent to your computer to allow the website to analyze how the users use the website itself. The information generated by the cookie about how you use the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted and stored in Google’s servers in the United States.

Google uses this information for the purpose of tracing and examining your use of the website, creating reports about the activity of the website and for the website operators, and for providing other services concerning the activities of the website and use of the Internet.

Google can also transfer this information to third parties when this is required by law or when such third parties process the aforementioned information on behalf of Google. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data item possessed by Google.

You may refuse to use cookies by selecting the appropriate setting on your browser, but this could prevent you from using all the functions of this website. By using this website, you consent to having your data processed by Google for the aforementioned arrangements and purposes.

SUBMITTING DATA IS OPTIONAL

With the exception of the matters specified above for navigation data, the user is free to provide the personal data requested in the application forms of PREGEL SPA or indicated in contacts with the Office for the purpose of requesting information materials or for other communications.

Failure to submit personal data may make it impossible to process the request.

It should be noted that in some cases (not subject to ordinary administration of this website), the Authority can request information pursuant to art. 157 of Legislative Decree d.lgs. No. 196/2003 for the purpose of checking personal data processing. In such cases replying is obligatory under penalty of a fine.

DATA PROCESSING PROCEDURES

Personal data are processed by automated means for the time strictly required to achieve the purposes for which they were collected.

Specific security measures are observed in order to prevent loss of data, unlawful or incorrect use and unauthorized access.

DATA SUBJECT’S RIGHTS

The subjects to whom the personal data refer are entitled, at any time, to obtain confirmation as to whether such data exist or not and to know their content and source, check their accuracy or request their integration, updating or correction (art. 7 of Legislative Decree d.lgs. No. 196/2003).

Pursuant to the same article, the data subject is entitled to obtain the erasure, anonymization or blocking of data that have been processed unlawfully and also to object in any case, for legitimate reasons, to their processing.

Such requests shall be made to PREGEL SPA at the aforementioned address.