Our organization is registered in the Romanian Chamber of Patent Attorneys under registration number 193/21.01.2019, and has its headquarters located in Bucharest, Romania, 36 Corneliu Popeia Street, 5th District.
Types of Data Collected
1. Personal Data
According to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), „personal data” means any information related to an identified or identifiable natural person (“data subject”). An identifiable natural person is a person who can be identified, directly or indirectly, especially by reference to an identifier, such as a name, an identification number, positioning data, an online identifier or to one or several specific elements, specific to their physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity.
While using this website, we offer you the possibility to contact us. For these purposes we may ask you to provide us with certain information that can be used to contact or identify you (“Personal Data”). Personal data may include, but is not limited to:
- surname and name
- surname and name of your legal representatives,
- the details of the contact persons of the company
- e-mail address
- mobile/ fax number
- profession/ position
2. Use of Data
LTJ Trademark may use your Personal Data for the following purposes:
- To send you newsletters, marketing or promotional materials, events, publications and serves provided by LTJ Trademark and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the instructions provided in any email we send or by contacting us. We may also use the Personal Data provided to reply your questions when you contact us through the Contact Details provided by our website.
- To conduct a pre-engagement assessments and formalities such as conflict of interest checks, etc.
- To perform the tasks entrusted to us by our clients
- For client relationship management purposes
- For internal administrative or operational processes
- To provide and maintain our website
- To notify you about changes to our Services
- To provide customer support
- To gather analysis or valuable information so that we can improve our services and website
- To monitor the usage of our website
- To detect, prevent and address technical issues
3. Retention of Data
4. Disclosure of Data
Under certain circumstances, LTJ Trademark may be required to disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency). We may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
- To comply with a legal obligation
- To protect and defend the rights or property of LTJ Trademark
- To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the website
- To protect the personal safety of users of the website or the public
- To protect against legal liability
5. Security of Data
LTJ Trademark implemented and maintains physical, administrative and technical safeguards designed to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. We also contractually require that our suppliers protect such information from unauthorized access, use, and disclosure. The Internet, however, cannot be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Communications over the internet (such as emails) aren’t secure unless they’ve been encrypted. Your communications may go through a number of countries before being delivered, as this is the nature of the internet.
We cannot accept responsibility for any unauthorised access or loss of personal information that is beyond our control.
6. Your Data Protection Rights
LTJ Trademark aims to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Data. Whenever you feel necessary, please contact us through the contact form to make the required changes.
If you wish to be informed what Personal Data, we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us.
GDPR recognises to data subjects a series of important rights that you are allowed to exert:
- Right for information – art. 13 and 14 of the GDPR – it allows data subjects to know, even from the moment when the collection is made, the manner in which the data is going to be used, to whom it will be disclosed or transferred, what are the rights of data subjects with regard to the processed data etc.
- Right for access to data – art. 15 of the GDPR. It allows you to obtain, from LTJ Trademark, a confirmation whether any personal data related to you is processed or not and, if so, to obtain the access to the respective data and other useful information.
- Right for data removal – art. 17 of the GDPR. It allows you to obtain from LTJ Trademark the removal of the personal data related to you, without any undue delay. Still, there are exceptions from this rule, such as the case in which the data is processed to offer the public the right to information, for statistical or archiving purposes, for the fulfilment of a legal obligation, or for finding and defending a right before the court.
- Right for data modification – art. 16 of the GDPR. It allows to obtain from LTJ Trademark, without any undue delay, the modification or completion of any unclear personal data related to you.
- Right for data restriction – art. 18 of the GDPR.
- Right for data portability – art. 20 of the GDPR. You have the right to receive the personal data that concern you and which you have supplied to the controller in a structured format, used commonly and which can be read automatically, as well as the right to send this data to another controller, without any obstacles from LTJ Trademark.
- Right for opposition – art. 21 of the GDPR. You have the right to oppose at any given time the processing of your personal data.
- Right for not being subjected to a decision based exclusively on automatic processing, including the creation of profiles – art. 22 of the GDPR, which can cause legal effects that concern the data subject or affect the data subject similarly in a significant measure.
- Right to submit claims to the competent supervisory authority (National Supervisory Authority for Personal Data Processing), http://www.dataprotection.ro/.
- Rights in relation to automated decision making and profiling – Solely automated individual decision-making, including profiling with legal or similarly significant effects is restricted except there is a ground for this type of processing that lift the restriction but we are not using your personal data for profiling and decision making.
7. Children’s Privacy
Our website does not address anyone under the age of 18 (“Children”). We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.
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