Privacy
Policy

At www.avantgarde-uk.com we consider the privacy of our visitors to be extremely important. This privacy policy document describes in detail the types of personal information is collected and recorded by www.avantgarde.net and how we use it.

You have the right to contact us in order to remove consent, to correct, or to erase your personal data at any time, where relevant. Any questions regarding this Policy and our privacy practices, and/or if you wish to request a copy of your personal information, a request should be sent via email to our Data Protection Officer:

dataprotection@avantgarde-uk.com

Avantgarde UK Ltd. identifies itself as a Data Controller under Data Protection law. You may lodge a complaint with the ICO in the event of Avantgarde’ non-compliance with applicable Data Protection law, or the relevant competent authority in your legal jurisdiction.

Avantgarde adheres strictly to our legal duty to protect any personal information we collect from you.

Avantgarde does not capture and store any personal information about individuals who access this web site, except where you voluntarily choose to give us your personal details via email, or by using an electronic form, or enquiring about any of our services. In these circumstances, the personal information that you give us will only be used to provide the information or service you have requested.

Avantgarde is a cloud-enabled business, meaning that during the normal course of interacting with Avantgarde, your personal data may be stored outside of the EU. We only use Cloud services that have met the necessary standards such as ISO 27001 and the US-EU Privacy Shield to protect and store your data.

Personal information is not disclosed to third parties unless this is indicated on the web page and/or relevant form at the point of collecting information from you, or as required by law.

Statistical data

We automatically collect statistical data about usage patterns on our website. This information is not used to identify any individual. It is only collected to provide us with an understanding of the areas of interest on our site and kept only for as long as required for this purpose.

Log Files
Like many other Web sites, www.avantgarde-uk.com makes use of log files. These files merely logs visitors to the site – usually a standard procedure for hosting companies and a part of hosting services’s analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. This information is used to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies

The use of cookies by Avantgarde complies with the EU Privacy Directive, adopted by the UK in its updated Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations that came into force on May 26th 2012. The so-called “Cookie Law” requires websites to obtain consent from visitors to store or retrieve any information on a computer or any other web connected device, like a smartphone or tablet.

A cookie is a text file that is used by many websites to identify your computer to their server. Cookies in themselves do not identify the individual user, just the computer used. This is done in order to make your experience of the Avantgarde website smoother by remembering any preferences or settings from the previous visit. Avantgarde also tracks the volume of traffic on its website by using cookies.

DoubleClick DART Cookie

→ Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on www.avantgarde-uk.com.
→ Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our site’s visitors based upon their visit to www.avantgarde.net and other sites on the Internet.
→ Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

Children’s Information
We believe it is important to provide added protection for children online. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and/or monitor and guide their online activity. www.avantgarde.net does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If a parent or guardian believes that www.avantgarde.net has in its database the personally-identifiable information of a child under the age of 13, please contact us immediately (using the contact in the first paragraph) and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

Avantgarde will continue to check and monitor our data protection obligations to ensure they are up to date. Avantgarde will develop and evolve their website, therefore this Policy will adapt to those changes. Please check this page occasionally to ensure that you are aware of any changes.

Update

This Policy was last updated in May 2018.

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