Sokerol Group Limited
All and any reference to ‘Sokerol’, ‘Sokerol Group’, ‘we’, ‘our’, ‘us’ and ‘Sokerol Business Unit’ is to Sokerol Group Limited registered and incorporation in the Isle of Man and , as the context permits, its associated and related entities.
Sokerol respects your right to privacy. This policy summarizes what personally identifiable information we may collect and how we might use this information. This policy also describes other important topics relating to your privacy.
It is Sokerol policy to comply with all applicable privacy and data protection laws. This commitment reflects the value we place on earning and keeping the trust of our employees, customers, business partners and others who share their personal information with us.
This Policy applies, in general, to all Web Sites operated by or on behalf of Sokerol and its business units worldwide (each a “Web Site”).
Web Site Privacy Statements
Although this Policy applies to all Web Sites generally, each Web Site has a different purpose and different features. If additional or different disclosures are required with respect to a specific Web Site, we will provide those disclosures on the Web Site itself or in a separate web site privacy statement (“Web Site Privacy Statement”) posted on that Web Site. Each individual disclosure or Web Site Privacy Statement supplements and amends this policy, but only with respect to the Web Site on which it is posted.
By using a Web Site or providing personal information to us, you are consenting to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information as described in this Policy and any applicable Country or Web Site Privacy Statements.
If you do not consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information as described in this Policy (and any applicable Country or Web Site Privacy Statements), do not use Web Sites, registration or Contact Sokerol / Contact Us forms.
Limitations on the Collection, Use and Disclosure of Personal Information
To the extent required by applicable law, whenever Sokerol collects personal information on a Web Site, Sokerol will:
Information Collected on or by way of Web Sites and How It May Be Used
When you access and use a Web Site, there are three ways we may collect information about you:
Sokerol collects information that is sent to us automatically by your web browser. This information typically includes the IP address of your Internet service provider, the name of your operating system (such as Macintosh® or Windows®) and the name and version of your browser (such as Internet Explorer® or Chrome®). The information we receive depends on the settings on your web browser. Please check your browser if you want to learn what information your browser sends or how to change your settings.
The information provided by your browser does not identify you personally. We use this information to create statistics that help us improve our Web Sites and make them more compatible with the technology use by our Internet visitors.
Sokerol may obtain information about you by installing a “tag” on your computer’s hard drive. This tag is known as a “cookie.”
All of our Web Sites use “session cookies.” A session cookie is used to tag your computer with a computer-generated, unique identifier when you access our site. A session cookie does not identify you personally and expires after you close your browser. We use session cookies to collect statistical information about the ways visitors use our sites – which pages they visit, which links they use, and how long they stay on each page. We analyze this information (known as “clickstream data” in statistical form to better understand our visitors’ interests and needs to improve the content and functionality of our sites.
Some of our Web Sites may also use “persistent cookies.” These cookies do not expire when you close your browser; they stay on your computer until you delete them. By assigning your computer a unique identifier, we are able to create a database of your previous choices and preferences, and in situations where these choices or preferences need to be collected again, they can be provided by us automatically, saving you time and effort. For example, after you make a purchase, if you decide to make another purchase, your shipping address will have been retained and will only need to be confirmed. It is to be assumed by you unless otherwise stated in the Privacy Statement posted on a Web Site, that all Sokerol Web Site use “persistent cookies”.
If you do not wish to receive cookies, you may set your browser to reject cookies or alert you when a cookie is placed on your computer. Although you are not required to accept cookies when you visit a Web Site, you may be unable to use all of the functionality of the site if your browser rejects our cookies.
Sokerol collects information you knowingly and voluntarily provide when you use a Web Site, for example, the information you provide when you sing up to receive email alerts, when you complete a survey, register a specific interest or to secure a login to some part of the site (whether public or private) or when you ask us a question or email us with feedback. In many cases this information will be personal information.
Sokerol uses this information for the purposes for which you provide it. For example, if you provide your e-mail address when you sign up to receive e-mail alerts, or register and interest or secure a login , we use your e-mail address to deliver the e-mail alerts you request and to avail you of the services and access that you have registered for or sought.
We may also use the information we collect on Web Sites for various business purposes such as customer service, fraud prevention, market research, developing or improving our products and services, creating new products and services and providing you and your company with information and offers we believe may be of best interest to you. We may also remove all the personally identifiable information and use the rest for historical, statistical or scientific purposes.
Many of the Web Sites permit you to make choices about the use of your personal information. In most cases, we ask you to indicate your choices at the time and on the page where you provide your personal information.
Sharing Personal Information
Sokerol will not sell personal information collected from its Web Sites to mailing list brokers without your express consent.
Sokerol may share your personal information with other Sokerol Business Units. When we do so, these other Sokerol Business Units will use your information in a manner consistent with the purposes for which it was originally collected (or to which you subsequently consented) and only as permitted under this Policy, and any applicable Country or Web Site Privacy Statements, and all applicable privacy and data protection laws.
Sokerol may also share your personal information with third parties we hire to for us perform support services, product or service development and production. These third parties are required to use the personal information we share with them only to perform services on our behalf and to treat your personal information as strictly confidential.
In some cases, Sokerol may share your personal information with third parties who partner with us to provide products and services to our customers. When we do so, we will require our business partners to use the personal information we share with them in a manner consistent with the purposes for which it was originally collected (or to which you subsequently consented) and only as permitted under this Policy, any applicable Country or Web Site Privacy Statements, and all applicable privacy and data protection laws.
In certain, limited circumstances we may share or transfer personal information to unrelated third parties. For example, we may provide personal information to a third party (i) at your request; (ii) to comply with a legal requirement or court order; (iii) to investigate a possible crime, such as identity theft; (iv) to fulfill ‘know your client’ or ‘client due diligence’ requirements ; (v) in connection with the sale, purchase, merger, reorganization, liquidation or dissolution of Sokerol or a Sokerol Business Unit; or (vi) under similar circumstances. If such an event occurs, we will take appropriate reasonable and practical steps to protect your personal information.
Many of our Web Sites permit you to make choices about the disclosure and/or transfer or your personal information. In most cases, we ask you to indicate your choices at the time and on the page where you provide your personal information.
Security of Personal Information
Your personal information will generally be stored in Sokerol databases or databases maintained by our service providers. Most of these databases are stored on servers located in the Isle of Man, though may at the discretion of Sokerol be permanently or temporarily stored or held on servers located elsewhere and in one or more countries or other legal jurisdictions. To the extent required by law, the provision by you of personal information is agreement by you and notification by us that your personal information is to be transferred and held in whole or part outside your country.
Sokerol maintains reasonable safeguards to protect confidentiality, security and integrity of your personal information. For example, and where we consider it necessary or appropriate, we use secure socket layer (SSL) technology to transfer personal information over the Internet. Although we use security measures to help protect your personal information against unauthorized disclosure, misuse or alteration. However, we are not bound to use SSL or other security protocols or measure and, as is the case with all computer networks linked to the Internet, we cannot guarantee the security of information provided over the Internet and will not be responsible for breaches of security beyond our reasonable and practical control.
Links to Third Party Internet Sites
Access to Personal Information
You may review, correct and update the personal information that you provide to us at a Web Site by using the feedback mechanisms provided at a particular Web Site or by clicking Contact Us link.
Retention of Personal Information
Sokerol retains the personal information collected on Web Sites as long as necessary to provide the services, products and information you request or as permitted by applicable law.
Children and Parents
Sokerol Web Sites are generally not intended for persons under 13 years of age. Sokerol does not knowingly solicit or collect personal information from our about children on its Web Sites except as permitted under applicable law. If your child has submitted personal information and you would like to request that such information be deleted from our records, you may do so by using the feedback mechanisms provided at a particular Web Site or by clicking on this Contact Us link.
Questions about this Policy or our Privacy Statements
If you have any questions about this Policy or a Country or Web Site Privacy Statement or our use of your personal information, please contact us by clicking on this Contact Us link.
Changes to this Policy and our Privacy Statements
Sokerol reserves the right to update or modify this Policy, at any time and without prior notice, by posting the revised version of this Policy on our Web Sites. We also reserve the right to update or modify our Country or Web Site Privacy Statements, at any time and without prior notice, by posting the revised Privacy Statement on the applicable Web Site. If we modify this Policy or any Privacy Statement, the modifications will only apply to the personal information we collect after we have posted the revised Policy or Privacy Statement on the applicable Web Site.
By each and every access to the Web Site and any of them and / or any pages of a Web Site you are agreeing to the TOU without exception, revision or amendment and to be legally bound thereto.
These TOU their interpretation, construction and enforcement shall be subject to the laws of the Isle of Man, British Isles and the non-exclusive jurisdiction of its Courts.
This Policy was last revised on March 20, 2013.