Maison Academia is an e-commerce and user generated content portal and platform managed by NextStyler S.r.l. (Maison Academia), an Italian company based in Via San Pietro 73, 80147 Napoli (NA), Italia, Italian Tax no./VAT. 06944931218.
Registration is required to use certain interactive features such as posting comments, participating in the blog forums, in order to submit sketches, participate in Contest, vote, when you make a purchase or any time you provide information to Maison Academia about yourself.
You must be 18 years or older to register on the Website. If you're younger you can still participate, but the registration must be done on your behalf by a parent or guardian.
For the registration Maison Academia asks you "Personal Information" which is personal data such as username, password, email address, date of birth and other personally-identifying non-sensible information.
When you register with Maison Academia and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us, in fact our server logs automatically collect anonymous data which is not, however, associated with your name/user profile in such a way that we are able to recognize you. Examples of such data are IP address, your browser type and language, Maison Academia cookie information and the date and time of your visit. Use of this data is limited to anonymous analysis of users' movements around our site and analysis of trends in the user demand of products on an aggregate basis.
Relevant regulation is contained in Italian Legislative Decree no. 196/2003, an English version of which may be found on http://www.garanteprivacy.it
1) Information collection and use
We may use the "Personal Information" and "Non-Personal Information" we collect in order to:
- Fulfill your requests for products and services
- Offer products and services that may be of interest to you
- Facilitate use of our website
- Manage your account and your preferences
- Analyze use of and improve our website, products and services
- Identify and protect against fraudulent transactions and other misuses of our website
- Provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients
NextStyler S.r.l. is the data controller and data processor with registered offices in Napoli, via S. Pietro n. 73, Italian Tax no./VAT 06944931218. Information is therefore processed by NextStyler s.r.l. as entity in charge of managing data collection and data processing in name and on behalf of Maison Academia.
2) Marketing by third parties
We don't sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. However, we may aggregate your personal information with information on other users and information we collect from other companies (such as demographic data) and disclose such aggregated, non personal information to advertisers and other third parties which support our service. If you do not want to receive commercial and marketing communications from third parties, please make the appropriate choice by selecting the relevant opt-out box available on the user registration page. Please be aware that, as long as you keep your registration active we will still be able to contact you, from time to time with important news and information about our Website and Services which may be of interest to our registered users. We need to keep this channel open with every Registered User since Maison Academia is based on interaction with its user community and cannot be used by Users who do not wish to receive our own communications and feedback. To avoid this kind of communication, You need to delete Your user profile using the available tool on the Website or request us to do so.
3) Information Sharing and Disclosure
- to provide Non-Personal Information to interested third-parties for purposes of understanding the usage patterns for certain content, services, advertisements, promotions, and/or functionality on the Website on an anonymous basis;
- to use both your Personal Information and non identifying Non-Personal Information to improve the quality and design of the Website and to create new features, promotions, functionality, and services by storing, tracking, and analyzing User preferences and trends;
- in response to administrative orders, court orders, or other forms of legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims;
- in the unlikely event of our bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, receivership, or assignment for the benefit of creditors, we may not be able to control how your personal information is treated, transferred, or used.
Keep in mind that any personal information or comments that you voluntarily disclose on the Website, for example on comment pages or on the blog forums becomes publicly available unless otherwise specified. Your username is displayed to other Users when you send and/or post messages through the Website and When You decide to share data and/or content with Maison Academia You should previously ascertain that You have every right to publish all data and/or content included in Your messages/images on our service and on services of our partners mentioned in the relevant areas of the Website.
We use "cookies" (small files placed on your hard drive) on certain of our pages to help analyse our web page flow; customise our services, content and advertising; measure promotional effectiveness, and promote trust and safety.
Maison Academia may set and access Maison Academia cookies on your computer. You may disable these cookies within your browser, but some portions of the Website may require your Maison Academia cookies be enabled.
5) Web beacons
Web beacons (also known as clear gifs, pixel tags or web bugs) are tiny graphics with a unique identifier, similar in function to cookies, and are used to track the online movements of web users or to access cookies. Unlike cookies, which are stored on the user's computer hard drive, web beacons are embedded invisibly on the web pages (or in email) and are about the size of the period at the end of this sentence.
6) Account Protection
When creating your account, you must provide accurate and complete information. You are solely responsible for the activity that occurs on your account and you must keep your account password secure. You are also responsible for keeping Your system secure of malware and virus software with appropriate software to protect the security of Your login and password from malicious and unauthorized access. You may change your password at any time by updating your MyProfile page. Your Maison Academia password is the key to your Maison Academia account. Use unique numbers, letters and special characters and do not disclose your password to anyone. If you do share your password or your personal information with others, remember that you are responsible for all actions taken in the name of your account, including actions that result in fees being charged to your account Therefore, if your password has been compromised for any reason, you should immediately notify us and change your password.
7) Account Protection
You can edit your Maison Academia account information at any time by visiting your account profile page. We reserve the right to use your Personal Information in order to send you certain communications relating to the Maison Academia service, such as service announcements and administrative messages, that are considered part of your Maison Academia account, without offering you the opportunity to opt out of receiving them.
You can deactivate your Maison Academia account at any time by cancelling your account on the account profile page and/or communicating Your intention, as provided by art. 7, D.Lgs. 196/2003 at the following e-mail address: email@example.com
You are also entitled to access Your Personal Information and request the uses and methods of treatment of same and/or request a partial removal and modification.
8) International Users
9) Italian law
This policy shall be governed by the Laws of Italy. The Italian Data Protection Authority and the Courts of Law of Rome shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes arising under these terms. The use of Website/services thereon is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph.
According to article 1341 of the Italian Codice Civile (Civil Code) the User has read and accepts the terms contained in: 1 (Information collection and use); 2 (Marketing by third parties): 3 (Information Sharing and Disclosure); 4 (Cookies); 5 (Web beacons); 6 (Account protection); 7 (Your Ability to Edit and Delete Your Account Information); 8 (International Users); 9 (Italian law).