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Privacy Policy

In compliance with the obligations deriving from national legislation (D. Lgs 30 giugno 2003 n. 196, Codice in materia di protezione dei dati personali) and communitarian (REGULATION (EU) 2016/679 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL) and subsequent amendments, this site respects and protects the privacy of visitors and users, putting in place every possible and proportionate effort not to harm the user rights.

This privacy policy applies only to the online activities of this site and is valid for visitors / users of the site. It doesn't apply to information collected through channels other than this website. The purpose of the privacy statement is to provide the maximum transparency regarding the information that the site collects and how it uses it.

Legal basis of the treatment

This site processes data based on consent. With the use or consultation of this site visitors and users approve explicitly this privacy statement and consent to process their personal data within the methods and purposes described below, including any disclosure to third parties if necessary for the provision of the service.
The provision of data and therefore the Consent to data collection and processing is optional, the User can refuse to consent, and can withdraw at any time a consent already provided (via email). However denying the consent may make it impossible to provide some services and the browsing experience on the site may be compromised.
Beginning May 25, 2018, this site will process some of the data based on the legitimate interests of the data controller.

Collected data and purposes

like all websites, this site also makes use of log files in which information are collected automatically and stored during user visits. The information collected could be the following:

The aforementioned information is processed in an automated form and collected in an exclusively aggregated way, in order to verify the correctness operation of the site, andfor security reasons (from 25 May 2018 this information will be processed based on the legitimate interests of the holder).
For security purposes (spam filters, firewalls,virus detection), automatically recorded data may possibly also include personal data such as the IP address, which could be used, in accordance with applicable laws, for thepurpose of block attempts to damage the site itself or to damage other users, or in any harmful activities or constituting a crime. Such data are never used for the identificationor profiling of the user, but only for the purpose of protecting the site and its users (from 25 May 2018 this information will be processed based on the legitimate interests ofthe owner).

The site allows specific services requested by the user, the site automatically detects and records some identification data of the user, including the email address. These data are intended voluntarily provided by the user to request the service. By entering a comment or other information, the user expressly accepts this privacy policy, and in particular agrees that the contents inserted are freely distributed to third parties.

The data received will be used exclusively for the provision of the requested service and only for the time necessary for the supply of the service.
The information that users of the site will deem to make public through the services and tools made available to them, are provided by the user knowingly and voluntarily, exempting this site from any responsibility for any violations of the law. It is up to the user to verify that they have permission to enter third party personal data or protected content by national and international standards.

The data collected by the site during its operation are used exclusively for the purposes indicated above and kept for the time strictly necessary to carry out the specified activities. In any case, the data collected by the site will never be given to third parties, for any reason, unless it is a legitimate request by the judicial authority and only in the cases provided by law.
The data used for security purposes (blocking attempts to damage the site) they are kept for 7 days.

Place of treatment

The data collected by the site are processed at the headquarters of the Data Controller. It is located in the EU territory and acts in accordance withEuropean standards.


As is customary on all websites, this site also uses cookies, small text files that allow you to store information on visitor preferences, to improve the functionality of the site, to simplify navigation by automating the procedures (e.g. site language) and for the analysis of the use of the site.

Session cookies are essential in order to distinguish between connected users, and are useful to prevent a required functionality may be provided to the wrong user, as well as for security purposes to prevent cyber attacks on the site. Session cookies do not contain personal data and last only for the current session, that is, until the browser is closed. No consent is required for them.

The functionality cookies used by the site are strictly necessary for the use of the site, in particular they are linked to a user's request for functionality (such as Login), for which no consent is required.
By using the site, the visitor expressly consents to the use of cookies.

Disabling cookies

Cookies are connected to the browser used and CAN BE DISABLED DIRECTLY ON THE BROWSER, so by refusing / withdrawing consent to the use of cookies. Itshould be kept in mind that disabling cookies may prevent the correct use of some functions of the site itself. Instructions for disabling cookies can be found on the following webpages:

Third party cookies

This site also acts as an intermediary for third-party cookies, used to provide additional services and functionality to visitors and to improve the use of the site itself, such as buttons for social media, or videos. This site has no control over third party cookies, entirely managed by third parties. As a consequence of this, information on the use of these cookies and on the purposes of the same, as well as on how to disable them, are provided directly by the third parties on the pages indicated in following.

Inparticular, this site uses cookies from the following third parties:

Social Network Plugin

This site also incorporates plugins and / or buttons for social networks, in order to allow easy sharing of content on yours favorite social networks. These plugins are programmed to not set any cookies when accessing the page, to safeguard the user privacy. Cookies are set, if required by social networks, only when the user make voluntary use of the plugin. Please note that if the user navigate this site while being logged into the social network, then he has already consented the use of the cookies conveyed through this site when subscribing to the social network.
The collection and use of information obtained by the plugin are governed by the respective privacy policies of the social networks, at which please refer.

Transfer of data to non-EU countries

This site may share some of the data collected with services located outside the European Union area. In particular with Google, Facebook and Microsoft (linkedIn) through social plugins and the Google Analytics service. The transfer is authorized based on specific decisions of the European Union and of the Guarantor for the protection of personal data, in particular the decision 1250/2016(Privacy Shieldhere the informative page of the Italian Gurantor), for which no further consent is required. The companies mentioned above guarantee their adhesion to the Privacy Shield.

Security measures

This site processes user data in a lawful and correct manner, adopting the appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized access and disclosure, modification or destruction of data. The treatment is carried out using IT tools with organizational methods and strictly related to the purposes indicated. In addition to the owner, in some cases, other agents involved in the organization of the site (administrative, commercial, marketing, lawyers, system administrators) or external subjects (such as third party technical service providers, postal couriers, hosting providers, IT companies, communication agencies) may have access to the data.

User rights

Pursuant to European Regulation 679/2016 (GDPR) and national legislation, the User can, according to the methods and within the limits set by the currentlegislation regulations, exercise the following rights:Requests should be addressed to the Data Controller.

In the event that data are processed on the basis of legitimate interests, the rights of the data subjects are guaranteed (except the right to portability that is not forbidden by the rules), in particular the right to object to processing that can be exercised by sending a request to the data controller.

Holder of the data treatment

The data controller in accordance with current laws is the administrator of the site that can be contacted through the CONTACTS section.

Responsible for the treatment

The web hosting (Art & Coop Società Cooperativa, Via Aldo Moro, 14 15057 Tortona (AL)), is appointed data controller, processing the dataon behalf of the owner. It is located in the European Economic Area and acts in accordance with European standards (privacy ofArt & Coop).Google is also appointed as data controller, processing data on behalf of the owner (Google Analytics).


This privacy policy is updated on July19, 2021