Effective Date: 1 April 2015
We are committed to protecting the privacy of internet users and security of the data we collect. We ensure the compliance with the European Union privacy laws for all companies belonging to Gemius Group. We also place special value on the creation of own active privacy policies and on the participation in global changes of privacy laws. Below you can find main rules that we follow. Please, see also links on this site to learn more.
We are committed to being responsible controller of the personal data that we process. We use tools and methods to protect internet user anonymity in our researches.
We offer clear and meaningful choice when internet users are making decisions about use of their personal data.
Confidentiality, integrity, and availability (CIA) is a model which guides our policies for information security. Confidentiality limits access to information, integrity assures that the information is trustworthy, and availability is a guarantee of access to the information by authorized people.
We process only the data necessary for specified, legal purposes.
We implement privacy protection in the development of our researches in such a way that the data processing ensure the protection of the privacy of the internet users.
We find it extremely important to conduct our business according to both local and global considerations and requirements. Sometimes, because of the specific law requirements in different countries, some of our policies may differ from the documents available on this site. In order to receive a binding policy in your country, please contact us.
Gemius Group is an international research agency, the leader and forerunner in the field of research of the internet and on the internet in Europe and in the Middle East. Originating in Poland, Gemius has expanded across the EMEA region and is now currently operating on thirty markets.
Gemius Group includes Gemius headquarter where we collect the data, analyze it and develop our researches. Gemius Group has also its local offices in many countries, in particular the daughter companies, where Gemius’ specialists support our clients in local languages and adjust our researches to local markets’ needs.
When you visit our Site, we automatically receive information. This includes information about your IP address, operating system, details about the browser, screen resolution, information collected through cookies and other technologies, the date and time of your visit, and the web page you have visited immediately prior to visiting our Site.
In addition, we may provide this information to third parties when disclosure is required by law or when necessary or desirable to exercise or preserve our legal rights, or to take action regarding potentially illegal activities. If all or part of our company is sold, merged or otherwise transferred to another entity, your information, whether personally identifiable or not, may be transferred as a part of that transaction.
Wherever we hold the data, we apply the terms of this Policy and any applicable law. Gemius has implemented certain security measures to help protect the security and confidentiality of information while they are in our control.
We inform our employees about our policies and procedures regarding confidentiality, security and privacy, and we emphasize the importance of complying with these rules. Our security procedures are consistent with generally accepted personal data protection principles.
We store the information for as long as needed for the purposes laid down in this Policy, unless a longer retention period is required or allowed by law.
Gemius’ Group takes special care when processing children’s data. The consent of the parent or responsible adult shall first be obtained before handling children’s data. However, given the specificity of the Internet, Gemius can’t guarantee that the person giving consent is truly a responsible adult. If we become aware that we have collected information from a child thorough this site without needed consent, we will delete that information from our records.
Your information may be processed in any country where we have Subsidiaries, and by using our Site you consent to the transfer of information. Transfer of data, may take place, provided that the data importer provides sufficient guarantees in respect of the technical and organizational security measures and the processing to be carried out is governed by a contract or legal act binding such data importer.
To request access to personal information that we hold about you, we require you to submit your request in writing at the e-mail address or postal address shown below (in “Contact us” part). You will be given a right to access your personal information and correct, amend or delete it where it is inaccurate. We will endeavor to provide your requested personal information within 30 days of receiving your access request. If we cannot fulfill your request, we will provide you with a written explanation of why we had to deny your access request.