PRIVACY POLICY – TERMS OF USE – DISCLAIMER

Privacy Policy – Terms of use and Disclaimer of the blog My Corner of Italy


Privacy Policy of My Corner of Italy

(art.13 D.Lgs. 196/2003)

This document is the Privacy Policy of the Blog https://www.mycornerofitaly.com

Data Controller

Laura Teso

info@mycornerofitaly.com

Types of Data collected

Among the Personal Data processed by this blog, either independently or by third parties, there are: cookies, navigation Data and use, Name and Email. Other Personal Information collected may be highlighted further in this privacy policy or in the information text contextual to the collection of the Data. The Personal Data may be entered by the User voluntarily or collected automatically, while browsing.

Any use of cookies – or other tracking tools – from the blog or the owners of third party services used by the blog, unless otherwise stated, is aimed at identifying the Users and recording their preferences for purposes strictly related to the performance of the requested service.

If the User fails to provide some Personal Data, in particular navigation Data by disabling blog’s cookies, it could be impossible to supply certain services or the web surfing.

The Personal Data collected may refer either to the User or to third parties whose Data the User provides. The User takes charge of the Personal Data of third parties published or shared through the blog and guarantees to have the right to communicate or disseminate them, freeing the Data Controller from any accountability towards third parties.

Your Internet browser settings to disable cookies

In every moment you may choose to disable cookies. You browser can be configured in such a way that you are notified about downloaded cookies and requested to accept them or not. You may choose to accept or reject single cookies, or to reject all of them. We remember you that these settings may change the way you access the contents and services that need cookies in our site. If your browser rejects all the cookies, you may not benefit from part of our sevices. In order to manage cookies that are closer to your expectations, we invite you to set your browser by taking into consideration the aim of cookies.

Cookies

Internet Explorer
Click on ‘Settings’, then on ‘Internet Options’. In the ‘Privacy’ / ‘Advanced’ tab, choose the desired option.

Firefox
Go to ‘Preferences’, then select the ‘Privacy’ menu. Now click on ‘Show cookies.’

Safari
Open the ‘Settings’ menu, then ‘Privacy’ and choose the desired option.

Google Chrome
Click on the ‘Settings’ menu icon. Select ‘Show advanced settings’, click on the ‘Content settings’ button and choose the desired option.

Newsletter

The user voluntarily inserts his / her e-mail address in the Newsletter form, in order to receive updates in his/her mailbox. My Corner of Italy uses the Mailchimp online platform. Once signed up to the newsletter, the user can unsubscribe at any time by following the instructions at the end of each newsletter. In every time the user can know the content and source of the data, ask for updating, integration or deletion.

Mode and place of processing the Data collected

Processing modalities

The Data Controller treats the Personal Data of the Users taking all necessary security measures to prevent access, disclosure, modification or unauthorized destruction of Personal Information. The processing is carried out using IT tools with organizational procedures strictly related to the following purposes.

In some cases, in addition to the Data Controller, some external parties (such as technical service providers, mail carriers, hosting providers, IT companies, communications agencies) may have access to the Data. The updated list of subjects may be requested to the Data Controller.

Place

The Data are processed at the seat of the Data Controller, unless otherwise specified in the rest of the document.

Times

The Data are kept for the time necessary to perform the service requested by the User or required by the purposes described in this document and the User can always ask for the interruption or cancellation of the processing.

Use of the collected Data

The User Data are collected to allow the blog to provide its services, and for the following purposes: Interaction with external social networks and platforms, Statistics, Visualization of content from external platforms, Content’s comment. The types of Personal Information used for each purpose are indicated in the specific sections of this document. The Use of Data for additional purposes may ask for the User’s consent, in some cases and for specific relevant legislation.

Details on the processing of personal Data and on the services provided by third parties

Personal Data are collected for the following purposes and using the following services:

Interaction with external social networks and platforms

These services allow you to make interactions with social networks, or other external platforms directly from the pages of the blog. Interactions and information obtained from this blog are subject to the User’s privacy settings related to each social network. If a service of interaction with social networks is installed, it is possible that, even if the Users do not utilize the service, the service collect traffic Data regarding the pages in which it is installed.

Pinterest

Pins and interactions on Pinterest are a service provided by Pinterest Inc.

Personal Data collected: Cookies, Browsing and Use Data.

Place of Processing: USA – Privacy Policy

Like Button and social widgets of Facebook (Facebook)

The Like button and Facebook’s social widgets are interaction services of the social network Facebook, provided by Facebook Inc.

Personal Data collected: Cookies, Browsing and Use Data

Place of Processing: USA – Privacy Policy

Tweet button and social widgets for Twitter (Twitter)

Tweet button and social widgets for Twitter are services of interaction with the social network Twitter, provided by Twitter Inc.

Personal Data collected: Cookies, Browsing and Use Data.

Place of Processing: USA – Privacy Policy

Instagram

The social widget for Instagram are a service provided by Instagram (Facebook Inc.)

Personal Data collected: Cookies, Browsing and Use Data.

Place of Processing: USA – Privacy Policy

Statistics

The services contained in this section allow the Data Controller to monitor and analyse traffic Data and are used to keep track of Users behaviour.

Google Analytics (Google)

Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (Google). Google uses the Personal Data collected to evaluate the use of the blog, compile reports and share them with other services developed by Google. Google may use the Personal Data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

This site uses Google’s interest-based adv, 3rd party audience data and info from the DoubleClick Cookies. There is also connection between the tracking activity performed by Google Analytics and its Cookies with the AdWords adv network and the DoubleClick Cookies. Traffic on this site gets connected to the AdWords network and to the DoubleClick network for remarketing purposes.

Personal Data collected: Cookies (also third party), Browsing and Use Data.

Place of Processing: USA – Privacy Policy

If you don’t like this, you can download an add-on called Google Analytics Optout.

Google AdSense (Google)

Google AdSense is an advertising service provided by Google. mycornerofitaly.com uses the “Doubleclick” Cookie, which tracks use of mycornerofitaly.com and user behavior concerning ads, products and the services we offer. You may decide to disable all the Doubleclick Cookies by clicking on: google.com/settings/ads.
Personal Data collected: Cookie and Usage Data. Place of processing: USA. You can find the AdSense Privacy Policy here.
Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user’s prior visits to this website.
Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to mycornerofitaly.com users based on their visit to the site and/or other sites on the Internet.
Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the advertising opt-out page or download a plugin to opt-out permanently.

Displaying content from external platforms

These services allow you to view the blog content hosted on external platforms directly from the pages of the blog and interact with them. In the case in which a service of this type is installed, it is possible that, even if the Users do not utilize the service, it collects traffic Data relating to the pages in which it is installed.

Video Youtube (Google)

Youtube is a service to display video content managed by Google Inc. that allows the blog to integrate such content within its pages.

Personal Data collected: Cookies, Browsing and Use Data.

Place of Processing: USA – Privacy Policy

Content comment

The comment services allow the Users to formulate and publish their comments concerning the content of the blog. The Users, depending on the settings chosen by the owner, can leave the comment even anonymously. If among the Personal Data released by the Users there is an email, this could be used to send notifications of comments concerning the same content. The Users are responsible for the content of their comments. If a service of comments provided by third parties is installed, it is possible that, even in the case in which the Users do not use the service, it collects traffic Data about the pages in which the service is installed.

Commenting system managed by the blog

The blog has an internal review of the content.

Personal Data collected: Name and Email.

Contact form

The contact form allows the Users to contact the owner of the blog.

The personal Data collected are used only to contact the Users and can not be transferred to third parties.

Personal Data collected: Name, Email, Name and Phone Number.

Further information on the processing

Defense in court

The User’s Personal Data may be used for the defence by the Owner in the stages leading to possible legal action, against improper use of the same or related services by the User.

Specific information

Specific information may be presented in the blog’s pages in relation to particular services or Data processing provided by the User.

Maintenance

The User’s Personal Data may be treated with additional methods and objectives related to the maintenance of the blog.

System log

For needs related to operation and maintenance, this blog and the possible third party services it uses may collect system logs, which are files that record the interactions – including surfing – which may also contain personal Data, such as IP address.

Information not contained in this policy

More information in relation to the processing of Personal Information may be requested at any time to the Owner.

The Rights of the interested party

Those, whom the Personal Data refer, have at any time the right to obtain confirmation of the existence of the Data to the Data Controller, to know their content and origin, to verify their accuracy or request its integration, deleting, updating, correction, transformation into anonymous form or blocking of Personal Information in violation of the law, and to oppose in any case, for legitimate reasons, to their processing. Requests should be addressed to the Owner.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

The blog reserves the right to make changes to this Privacy Policy at any time by giving notice to the Users on this page, and by ensuring in every case a similar protection of Personal Data. Please consult this page often, taking as reference the date of the last modification indicated at the bottom. In case of rejection of the changes made to this privacy policy, the User is bound to end the use of this blog and may require the Data Controller to delete his Personal Information. Unless otherwise specified, the previous privacy policy will continue to be applied to the personal information collected until then.


Terms of use

Blog content. The blog’s content represents the Author’s personal opinions and experiences. The content is not intended to offend any ethnic group, religion, organization, firm or individual. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information and links at the time of their publication; the Author is not liable for any damages incurred as a result of any errors, broken/changed links, or other mistakes on the blog.

Nothing on this site should be taken for legal advice. The Author is not liable for any person’s action taken or inaction as a result of their having followed advice or techniques on the blog or for reactions to content, including photographs and graphic images. Disagreeing with the content of the blog does not constitute sufficient ground to ask the Author to remove or modify this blog.

Copyright policy. Text, photos, graphics and other content on this blog is the intellectual property of the Author, unless noted otherwise. All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owners. Reproduction of this blog and its content are not allowed, nor it is to sell or modify any part of this blog without the express written consent of the Author. Otherwise you are welcome to link to this blog, and to discuss its contents in a respectful manner. You are not authorized to use this blog’s content for personal profit. See Use of Image Policy below.

Comment policy. The Author is not responsible for the content of any comments made by the commenters. The Author is also not responsible for knowing whether the content of the comments is breaking the law in other countries or jurisdictions. The Author reserves the right to edit, delete or not publish a comment if deemed to be potentially illegal, defamatory or offensive. Comments made solely for the purpose of advertisement or spam, as judged by the Author, will be deleted. The Author reserves the right to block any Commenters at any time for any reason.

Accessibility. The Author does not guarantee that the blog will be accessible at all times.

International and Cultural Standards. The Author is not liable for any damages incurred because of the translation or interpretation of the blog’s content; the Author is also not liable for any defamatory statements bound to government, religion, laws of the reader’s country if it differs from the Author’s country.


Use Of Images

Unless otherwise credited, all images are the property of mycornerofitaly.com

The images can be used under the following options according to the Creative Commons license for non-commercial, no derivatives, attribution license. This provides for use in any media provided it is not for commercial purposes and not for a derivative image or gallery.

This means that non-commercial users may use the image, as long credit is given to mycornerofitaly.com on your website or on any non-commercial printed use.

These are the requirements

  1. The image must be suitable for the general public. NO adult, gambling sites etc.
  2. The images cannot be used to create a derivative image
  3. There must be a link back to mycornerofitaly.com: Either to the main site or the post where the image is found
  4. There must be an attribution to mycornerofitaly.com

When possible, send us an email to let us know where you used the image.


Disclaimer

mycornerofitaly.com provides this website as a service.

The content on mycornerofitaly.com is for informational purposes only. While the information is periodically updated, no guarantee is given that the information is correct, complete, and/or up-to-date.

The materials are provided for general information purposes only and do not constitute legal or other professional advice on any subject matter.  mycornerofitaly.com does not accept any responsibility for any loss which may arise from reliance on information contained on this site.

The contents of this site are protected by copyright under international conventions and, apart from the permission stated, the reproduction, permanent storage, or retransmission of the contents of this site is prohibited without the prior written consent of mycornerofitaly.com.

Some links within this website may lead to other websites, including those operated and maintained by third parties. mycornerofitaly.com includes these links solely as a convenience to you, and the presence of such a link does not imply a responsibility for the linked site or an endorsement of the linked site, its operator, or its contents.
In no event shall mycornerofitaly.com be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, or consequential damages of any kind whatsoever with respect to the service, the materials and the products.

Reproduction, distribution, republication, and/or retransmission of material contained within this website are prohibited unless the prior written permission of mycornerofitaly.com has been obtained.


Affiliate Disclosure

This blog is a personal blog written and edited by me. For questions about this blog, please contact info At mycornerofitaly Dot com.

This blog may accept forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation.

This blog abides by word of mouth marketing standards. We believe in honesty of relationship, opinion and identity. The compensation received may influence the advertising content, topics or posts made in this blog. That content, advertising space or post will be clearly identified as paid or sponsored content.

The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely the blog owners. If we claim or appear to be experts on a certain topic or product or service area, we will only endorse products or services that we believe, based on our expertise, are worthy of such endorsement. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer or provider.

This blog does not contain any content which might present a conflict of interest.

This blog displays some affiliate links (Amazon and Booking). If you purchase the items through those links, the blog will earn a commission. You will not pay more, when buying a product through those links.  Basically, nothing changes for you. The Affiliate Links helps the blog to offer you free content, maintaining the blog costs (transfers, entrance tickets, hosting fees and time spent writing, fixing photos, posting and finding new things to write about and present to you).

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Italian newspaper disclaimer

“Questo blog non rappresenta una testata giornalistica dato che viene aggiornato occasionalmente e senza alcuna periodicità. Pertanto, non può essere considerato in alcun modo un prodotto editoriale ai sensi della Legge n. 62 del 07.03.2001.”

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