Your privacy is very important to us. Accordingly, we have developed this policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate and disclose and make use of personal information. The policies below are applicable to Favatas.com and other websites on the World Wide Web owned and operated by Dionisios Favatas (hereinafter – “Dio” and/or “Favatas.com”).
If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should contact us, to provide us an opportunity to respond to you inquiry.
Dio respects the privacy of every individual who visits our websites, responds to our interactive advertisements or sends us e-mail. This Privacy Statement outlines the information Dio will collect and how we will use that information. This Statement will also instruct you on what to do if you do not want your personal information collected or shared when you visit Dio owned and operated websites, respond to our Web-based advertisements or send us e-mail.
We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
II. Personally-Identifiable Information:
Dio will not collect any personally-identifiable information about you (that is, your name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address) unless you provide it to us voluntarily.
The following are some examples of when Dio may require that you provide personally-identifiable information:
- to request more information about new or current products or services
- to sign up to our email mailing list
We will collect your contact information such as first and last name, email address, mailing address and phone number.
If you do not want your personally-identifiable information collected, please do not submit it to us. If you have already submitted this information and would like for us to remove it from our records or update and change the personal information given to us, please contact us at the e-mail address listed at the bottom of this Statement. We will use reasonable efforts to delete your information from our existing files.
When you do provide us with personally-identifiable information, we may use that information in the following ways, unless stated otherwise:
- we may store and process that information to better understand all customer needs and how we can improve our products and services for all customers
- we may use that information to contact you with new promotions and announcements relating only to New or Improved Dio products/services
- we may contact you if we have questions about the Personally-Identifiable Information you have provided to us.
For your convenience and protection, Dio owned and operated entities will never sell personally-identifiable information to third parties for promotional use.
III. Individuals Under the Age of 18:
Dio has no intention of collecting any personally-identifiable information (that is, name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address) from individuals under 18 years of age. Dio does not allow/will not accept individuals under the AGE OF 18 to submit such information on our websites or advertisements. If an individual under the AGE OF 18 has provided us with personally-identifiable information, we request that an individual related to the submitting party to contact us at the e-mail address listed at the bottom of this Statement in order for this information deleted from our records. We will use reasonable efforts to delete the child’s information from our existing files.
IV. Non-Personally-Identifiable Information Collected Automatically:
In some cases, we may collect information about you that is not personally-identifiable. Examples of this type of information include the type of Internet Browser you are using, the type of computer operating system you are using, and the domain name of the website and/or Internet Service Provider from which you linked to our site or advertisement.
Similar to personally identifiable information, we will never sell non-personally-identifiable information to third parties for promotional purposes.
When you view one of our websites or advertisements, we may store some information on your computer. This information will be in the form of a “Cookie” or similar file and will be used to determine ways to improve our websites, advertisements, products or services. For example, Cookies allow us to tailor a website to better match your interests and preferences. With most Internet Browsers, you can erase Cookies from your computer hard drive, block all Cookies, or receive a warning before a Cookie is stored. Please refer to your Browser instructions or help screen to learn more about these functions. We do not tie cookies to personal information on the Site.
VI. Declining E-mail Offers:
As outlined in Section II. of this Statement, we will only send e-mail promotions/newsletters or announcements to you if you have previously provided your permission for us to do so. Although many customers tell us they appreciate receiving notice of these carefully designed promotions and announcements, we recognize the importance of providing you with choices. At any time, you may unsubscribe from our e-mail list by contacting us. All e-mail offers that you receive from Dio will inform you of how to decline receiving further e-mail offers. We use a third party service called Constant Contact to facilitate the newsletter sign up on our Site.
VII. Additional Information:
Should Dio merge with or be acquired by a third party, you will be notified in writing via postal mail or email of your right to opt-out of future communications and/or your right for complete removal of any stored personally identifiable information from out systems. Should we file for bankruptcy, you will be notified in writing via postal mail or by email, and your personally identifiable information shall be wiped from our databases completely.
It should be noted that your personally identifiable information may be disclosed to judicial or other government agencies subject to legal processes, court orders, warrants, subpoenas, or other governmental orders.
VIII. Who to Contact:
If you have submitted personally-identifiable information through an Dio’s website and would like that information deleted from our records, please contact us. We will use reasonable efforts to delete this information from our existing files.
IX. Date of Inception/Amendments:
X. Links to Other Sites:
This website contains links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by Favatas.com. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites.
We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information.
This privacy statement applies only to information collected by this website.