The following text represents the privacy and personal data usage policy that will explain to you how your personal/corporate data will be used within the Punch website.
It is important that you read and understand these terms and conditions as it will govern how you can use the website and how Punch (Owner) and its affiliate will use your data. If you have any clarifications, kindly email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
OUR COMMITMENT AND TERMINOLOGY
Punch Advertising Design LLC (Punch) and its affiliated offices in Canada (are committed to protecting the rights and privacy of all visitors to any websites, electronic platforms and/or mobile applications owned and/or operated by Punch (the Punch Platforms) and ensuring that all personal information is handled in a safe and responsible manner.T
he terms “we”, “us” or “our(s)” hereunder refer to Punch and its affiliates and the terms “user” “you” and “your” hereunder refer to the user visiting, downloading or accessing content on the Punch Platforms.
SCOPE OF POLICY
The handling of all personal information by Punch is governed by the laws of the United Arab Emirates and the Emirate of Dubai.
It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your personal information and how you can access and update this information.
Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal information and how we will treat it.
COLLECTION OF INFORMATION
Information you give us (submitted information)Depending on the nature of the services you are requesting on the Punch Platforms, the information you give us may include personally identifiable information, which may include, without limitation: your name, gender, date of birth, age, nationality, religion, marital status, e-mail, phone number, physical address, occupation, employer, designation, employment history, national identification information, Emirates ID number, Punch service used, credit card and financial information.
When you visit some parts of the Punch Platforms and in order for us to provide you with certain services, you may be asked to provide personal information to identify your identity (such as name, address, gender and credit card number), these being essential pieces of information for completing your transaction.If you refuse to provide such information, you will either limit or nullify our ability to serve you. In all cases, we will continue to welcome you to visit our Punch Platforms and benefit from its valuable information.
Information we collect about you and your device Information about your computer hardware and software and device may be automatically collected.
This information may include, without limitation: your IP address, browser type, domain names, geo-location information, computer and connection information, mobile network information, access times and tracking flags (last login date, email click-throughs etc.).
This information is used by us for the operation of the Punch Platforms, to maintain quality of the Punch Platforms, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Punch Platforms.
When you download or use our mobile applications, or access one of our mobile optimized sites, we may receive information about your location and your mobile device, including a unique identifier for your device.
We may use this information to provide you with location-based services, such as advertising, search results and other personalized content. Most mobile devices allow you to control or disable location services in the device’s settings menu.
If you have questions about how to disable your device’s location services, we recommend you contact your mobile service carrier or the manufacturer of your particular device. If you disable the location services on your device you will limit our ability to serve you and all features might not be fully available to you.
USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We collect and use your personal information to operate our Punch Platforms and deliver the Services.
With your prior consent, we may also use your personally identifiable information (other than your financial and/or credit card information if that has been transmitted by you through the Punch Platforms) to inform you of other services provided by Punch and its affiliates.
We may disclose your personal information (including any related financial and/or credit card information): as part of fraud prevention and risk management in relation to any payment transaction processed as part of your use of the Punch Platforms; to conduct anti-money laundering and/or counter-terrorism investigations; as required by law or regulation such as to comply with a court order or any other legal process; as required under the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) or any payment card scheme; when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud or respond to a government request; to administrate the Punch Platforms, collect statistics, data analysis, testing and troubleshooting (including to a third party in order to perform this on our behalf); and/or other than as stated above, to any other third party provided that you have given your prior consent for us to do so.
The information that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the United Arab Emirates and/or on servers controlled by a third party with whom we have contracted to provide certain services to us.
It may also be processed by third parties operating outside the United Arab Emirates who are subcontracted by us to provide certain services to us & our affiliates who may provide all or a portion of the Services to you.
This includes third parties engaged in, among other things, the storage of your information on a third party server, the processing of your information for preparing direct communications to you, the processing of your payment details and the provision of support services.
PROTECTING YOUR INFORMATION
The security of your personal information is important to us. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it.
These include secure servers and firewalls. If your credit card and/or financial information has been transmitted by you through the Punch Platforms it will be securely protected in line with relevant laws, regulations and industry standards such as PCI-DSS.
Although we will do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your information transmitted to or by our Punch Platforms; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access but we cannot guarantee that there will not be any unauthorised access.
We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our rights and the rights of others.
Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password that enables you to access certain parts of our Punch Platforms, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone.
We have no control over these cookies, and we may not have access to the information they collect.
ACCESS RIGHTS, CORRECTION AND UPDATING OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
You have a right to access the information we hold about you and request that it be updated and/or corrected. Your right to access your information and request updates and/or corrections can be exercised by logging on and accessing your user profile on the relevant SDG Platforms. You may also access, update and/or correct any information we hold about you by contacting us at email@example.com.
We provide these links solely for your information and convenience. When you link to an external website, you are leaving the Punch Platforms and our information management policies no longer apply and where we do not accept any responsibility for these websites and their policies.
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal information for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your information) if we intend to use your information for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes.You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we may use to collect your information. Alternatively, you can also exercise this right at any time by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.