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Terms and Conditions of use of Renewable.Media services, products, and plug-ins

Updated 23/12/2019 by Andrew Bone, director of Renewable.Media.

All Renewable.Media plug-ins conform to the guidelines of WordPress.org. Although we undertake to provide security and safety in use of our free plug-ins, they are intended as shareware, and as such we waiver responsibility for any damages. Personal data protection is a high criterion in all our interactions with clients and product/service users, and we adhere to the stringent code laid down by the GDPR.


Welcome to Renewable.Media

These terms and conditions outline the rules and regulations for the use of Renewable.Media’s Website.


Renewable.Media is located at:

Via Berna 2, Lugano
Ticino – 6900, Switzerland

By accessing this website we assume you accept these terms and conditions in full. Do not continue to use Renewable.Media’s website if you do not accept all of the terms and conditions stated on this page.

The following terminology applies to these Terms and Conditions, Privacy Statement and Disclaimer Notice and any or all Agreements: “Client”, “You” and “Your” refers to you, the person accessing this website and accepting the Company’s terms and conditions. “The Company”, “Ourselves”, “We”, “Our” and “Us”, refers to our Company. “Party”, “Parties”, or “Us”, refers to both the Client and ourselves, or either the Client or ourselves. All terms refer to the offer, acceptance and consideration of payment necessary to undertake the process of our assistance to the Client in the most appropriate manner, whether by formal meetings of a fixed duration, or any other means, for the express purpose of meeting the Client’s needs in respect of provision of the Company’s stated services/products, in accordance with and subject to, prevailing law of Switzerland. Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalisation and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.

Cookies

We employ a minimal use of cookies. By using Renewable.Media’s website you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with Renewable.Media’s privacy policy.

Most of modern day interactive web sites use cookies to enable us to retrieve user details for each visit, such as language preference. Cookies are used in some areas of our site to enable the functionality of this area and ease of use for those people visiting. The main use of cookies is to link users to their client profiles and products once they have logged in. We do not track visitors to our site, and cookies are deleted entirely once a visitor logs out or closes their browser after a session.

License

Unless otherwise stated, Renewable.Media and/or it’s licensors own the intellectual property rights for all material on Renewable.Media. All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view and/or print pages from https://renewable.media for your own personal use subject to restrictions set in these terms and conditions.

You must not:

  1. Republish material from https://renewable.media
  2. Sell, rent or sub-license material from https://renewable.media
  3. Reproduce, duplicate or copy material from https://renewable.media

Redistribute content from Renewable.Media (unless content is specifically made for redistribution).

Hyperlinking to our Content

  1. The following organisations may link to our Web site without prior written approval:
    1. Government agencies;
    2. Search engines;
    3. News organisations;
    4. Online directory distributors when they list us in the directory may link to our Web site in the same manner as they hyperlink to the Web sites of other listed businesses; and
    5. Systemwide Accredited Businesses.
  1. These organisations may link to our home page, to publications or to other Web site information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s site.
  2. We may consider and approve in our sole discretion other link requests from the following types of organisations:
    1. commonly-known consumer and/or business information sources;
    2. community sites;
    3. associations or other groups representing charities, including charity giving sites,
    4. online directory distributors;
    5. internet portals;
    6. accounting, law and consulting firms whose primary clients are businesses; and
    7. educational institutions and trade associations.

We will approve link requests from these organisations if we determine that: (a) the link would not reflect unfavourably on us or our accredited businesses (for example, trade associations or other organisations representing inherently suspect types of business, such as work-at-home opportunities, shall not be allowed to link); (b)the organisation does not have an unsatisfactory record with us; (c) where the link is in the context of general resource information or is otherwise consistent with editorial content in a newsletter or similar product furthering the mission of the organisation.

These organisations may link to our home page, to publications or to other Web site information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and it products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s site.

If you are among the organisations listed in paragraph 2 above and are interested in linking to our website, you must notify us by contacting us on Contact Renewable.Media. Please include your name, your organisation name, contact information (such as a phone number and/or e-mail address) as well as the URL of your site, a list of any URLs from which you intend to link to our Web site, and a list of the URL(s) on our site to which you would like to link.

Approved organisations may hyperlink to our Website as follows:

  1. By use of our corporate name; or
  2. By use of the uniform resource locator (Web address) being linked to; or
  3. By use of any other description of our Web site or material being linked to that makes sense within the context and format of content on the linking party’s site.

No use of Renewable.Media’s logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license agreement.

Iframes

Without prior approval and express written permission, you may not create frames around our Web pages or use other techniques that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of our Web site.

Reservation of Rights

We reserve the right at any time and in its sole discretion to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our Web site. You agree to immediately remove all links to our Web site upon such request. We also reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions and its linking policy at any time. By continuing to link to our Web site, you agree to be bound to and abide by these linking terms and conditions.

Removal of links from our website

If you find any link on our Web site or any linked web site objectionable for any reason, you may contact us about this. We will consider requests to remove links but will have no obligation to do so or to respond directly to you.

Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the information on this website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we commit to ensuring that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up to date.

Content Liability

We shall have no responsibility or liability for any content appearing on your Web site. You agree to indemnify and defend us against all claims arising out of or based upon your Website. No link(s) may appear on any page on your Web site or within any context containing content or materials that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third party rights.

Disclaimer

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to our website and software tools, and the use of this website (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law in respect of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill). Nothing in this disclaimer will:

  1. limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence;
  2. limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
  3. limit any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or
  4. exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.

The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section and elsewhere in this disclaimer: (a) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer or in relation to the subject matter of this disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty.

To the extent that the website and the information and services on the website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.


Terms and Conditions of use of Renewable.Media services, products, and plug-ins

Updated 23/12/2019 by Andrew Bone, director of Renewable.Media.

All Renewable.Media plug-ins conform to the guidelines of WordPress.org. Although we undertake to provide security and safety in use of our free plug-ins, they are intended as shareware, and as such we waiver responsibility for any damages. Personal data protection is a high criterion in all our interactions with clients and product/service users, and we adhere to the stringent code laid down by the GDPR.


Privacy Notice

For the purposes of applicable data protection and privacy laws, Renewable.Media is considered the “Data Controller” in respect of the Personal Data that it collects, uses and manages in accordance with this Privacy Notice (“Notice”).

Protecting your privacy is important to us. We are committed to protecting all Personal Data provided to us, whether by individuals with whom we do business, visitors to and users of our websites or otherwise. Personal Data is information which relates to an identified or identifiable living individual, and that identifies the individual, whether directly such as by name, mailing address or email address, or indirectly such as by internet protocol (IP) address, telephone number, age range, etc. Personal Data is obtained via site usage tracking or when you voluntarily provide the information to us, such as, for example, by filling in forms on the website.

This Notice explains what Personal Data and Non-Personal Data we collect both on this Site and otherwise, how we may use and manage it and the rights you have in relation to your Personal Data. Before you provide us with any Personal Data or browse our website, you should read through this Notice in full and make sure that you are comfortable with our privacy practices.

Please note that our website may contain links to other websites. These third party sites are not subject to this Notice and we recommend that you check the privacy and security policies of each website that you visit. We are only responsible for the privacy and security of the data that we collect and have no control over the actions of any third parties in relation to your Personal Data.

Please refer to the Glossary below for an explanation of the defined terms in this Notice.


Whose Personal Data do we collect? Renewable.Media collects Personal Data from a range of individuals in the context of its business activities, including:

Employees;

representatives of our suppliers, customers and other business contacts;

contractors;

users of our website;

consumers;

individuals who contact us by any means; and

job applicants.


How we collect your Personal Data

We obtain Personal Data which you knowingly and voluntarily disclose to us, both in an online and offline context. For example, we collect Personal Data when you:

visit our website and / or complete one of our web forms

contact our customer service centers or request information from us in any other way;

visit our premises;

submit an order to us;

give us your contact information via business card or otherwise;

complete a survey;

communicate with us via social networking websites, third party apps or similar technologies;

We may also collect information received by us from third party sources, for example relating to your use of other websites which we operate and from related third parties such as sub-contractors.


What Personal Data we Collect

Renewable.Media may collect a range of Personal Data from you, such as your name, gender, job title, photographic identification, email address, phone number, home or business address and other contact details, details of your interests, communications with you (including notes from calls or meetings) and financial and payment information.

When you use our Site, we collect certain standard information that is sent by your browser to our Site. This includes technical information, such as your IP address, browser type, operating system, language, time zone setting, access times and any referring website addresses.


The purposes for which we process your Personal Data

We process your Personal Data for the following purposes:

to provide you with information about, and to fulfil your requests for, products and services;

to answer your questions;

to conduct research and advertising;

to contact you about improved products or product uses;

to provide you with e-newsletters;

to email you;

to allow you to participate in online support;

to notify you of any changes to your services and to provide you with information in relation to similar goods and services that may be of interest;

to administer and manage warranties;

to communicate with you and third party contacts;

to enable your participation in promotions, sweepstakes or consents;

to administer our website and help improve our products and services;

to allow you to report problems with our website;

to carry out analytics in relation to the use of our website;

to comply with applicable laws and regulations; and

other business-related purposes, including negotiating, concluding and performing contracts, managing accounts and records, customizing Licensed content (as defined in the site Terms of Use), supporting corporate social responsibility activities, legal, regulatory and internal investigations, general business purposes and debt administration.

Please note that you cannot communicate with us through the “Contact” or support links on the website or via e-mail without providing some personal information. If you contact us or our service providers, a record of that session or correspondence will be maintained.


The legal basis for Renewable.Media processing your Personal Data

In order to comply with applicable data privacy laws, Renewable.Media is required to set out the legal basis for the processing of your Personal Data. In accordance with the purposes for which we collect and use your Personal Data, as set out above, the legal basis for Renewable.Media processing your Personal Data will typically be one of the following:

your consent;

the performance of a contract that we have in place with you or other individuals;

Renewable.Media or our third parties’ legitimate business interests (for example, in maintaining and promoting our business by providing customers with feedback opportunities); or

compliance with our legal obligations.


With Whom we share your Personal Data

Renewable.Media and its affiliates have established controls as required by applicable law to safeguard the possession of, and transfer of, Personal Data. The following are examples of how and why your Personal Data may be shared:

Renewable.Media may share your Personal Data with people within our parent company, subsidiaries and affiliates who have a “need to know” that data for business or legal reasons, for example, in order to carry out an administrative function such as processing an invoice, or to direct a query that you have submitted to the relevant department or affiliate.

We may disclose your Personal Data to third parties including the authorities, Renewable.Media advisors, suppliers of IT services and third parties engaged by Renewable.Media or its affiliates for the purpose of providing services requested by you; to protect any intellectual property rights in any materials displayed on or otherwise available from Renewable.Media website; for the purposes of seeking legal or other professional advice; to respond to a legal request or comply with a legal obligation; or to enforce Renewable.Media website Terms and Conditions of Use.

We may decide to allow users to share comments, postings, testimonials, or other information. If you choose to submit such information to us, the information that you submit may be available generally to the public. Information that you provide in these areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access them.

We may be required to share your Personal Data in order to comply with a court order, law, or legal process, including to respond to government or regulatory requests. Disclosure may also be necessary if we have reason to believe that disclosure is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action to enforce any of Renewable.Media rights, including against you or a third party, for non-payment, violation of any agreement with us. We may share your Personal Data to protect the safety of Renewable.Media, our customers or others; or to prevent injury to or interference with, our rights or property, or the rights or property of other Processors or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities.


Security

Renewable.Media takes reasonable technical and organisational security measures to protect Personal Data from accidental or unlawful destruction, accidental loss and unauthorised access, destruction, misuse, modification or disclosure.


Records Retention

We will keep your personal data for as long as we need it for the purposes set out above, and so this period will vary depending on your interactions with us. For example, where you have made a purchase with us, we will keep a record of your purchase for the period necessary for invoicing, tax and warranty purposes. We may also keep a record of correspondence with you (for example if you have made a complaint about a product) for as long as is necessary to protect us from a legal claim. Where we no longer have a need to keep your information, we will delete it. Please note that where you unsubscribe from our marketing communications, we will keep a record of your email address to ensure we do not send you marketing emails in future.


Your rights

Applicable data privacy laws give rights to individuals in respect of Personal Data that organisations hold about them. If you wish to:

request a copy of the Personal Data that we hold about you; or

request that we rectify, delete, or limit the processing of your Personal Data,

If you decide that you do not want to receive commercial communications from us, whether by email, telephone or post, you can “opt-out” from receiving such communications by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link provided at the bottom of each commercial email and updating your preferences.


Accessing and Correcting your Information

Keeping your information accurate and up-to-date is very important. Inaccurate or incomplete information could impact our ability to delivery relevant services to you. Please let us know about any changes that may be required to your personal information via our “contact us” https://renewable.media/info/contact/ form.


Children

This Site is not intended for children, and we do not knowingly Process information of children under the age of thirteen (13) without the consent of their parents or legal guardians. In an instance where such information was collected, it would be purely accidental and unintentional. We undertake to ensure that no material of any type will ever appear on our websites and plug-in tools which is harmful to children, or anyone else, in any way.


Changes to this Notice

We reserve the right to modify or amend this Notice at any time by posting the revised Notice on our website. It is your responsibility to review the Notice every time you submit information to us or place an order.


Non-Personal Data Information & Cookies


Non-Personal Data information

Non-Personal Data Information is information that is about you but does not identify you as an individual, either directly or indirectly, such as your browser type, the URL of the previous web site you visited, your internet connection, the equipment you use to access the Site, etc. Renewable.Media directly or through third parties may automatically collect certain types of Non-Personal Data information from you when you are using the Site. We may also collect Non-Personal Data that you voluntarily provide, such as information included in response to a questionnaire or survey.

We may share Non-Personal Data with other third parties that are not described above. When we do so we may aggregate or de-identify the information so that a third party would not be likely to link data to you, your computer, or your device. Aggregation means that we combine the Non-Personal Data of numerous people together so that the data does not relate to any one person. De-identify means that we attempt to remove or change certain pieces of information that might be used to link data to a particular person.

Except for any Personal Data Renewable.Media may collect from you as described in this Notice, any material, information or other communication you transmit, upload or post to the website or email to Renewable.Media (“Communications”) will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. Renewable.Media will have no obligation to preserve the confidentiality or refrain from disclosing Communications. Renewable.Media will have no liability for and will be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate and otherwise use the Communications and all data, images, sounds, tests, product ideas, suggestions or enhancements, as well as anything embedded therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes.


Cookies

In general, you may visit the Site without telling Renewable.Media who you are or revealing personal information about yourself. We will explicitly request your consent to use cookies on our site. Cookies are used exclusively to set a minimum of session variables, such as language preferences, and are deleted on closure of the browser window. You may control the use of cookies at your browser (visit www.aboutcookies.org for more information); however, if you reject cookies some or all of your ability to use our site may be limited. In addition to using cookies, we use Google Analytics to analyze trends, administer the site, track movements around the site and gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. To opt of out being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. They may also use and disclose non-personal information derived from our advertising campaigns for reporting purposes, for scheduling and optimization of content delivery and, of course, they may do so if they are required to do so by law. Renewable.Media may use any information gained through the Site for any legal purpose, including without limitation, for purposes of developing, using and making available to third parties (at no charge or for a fee) aggregated information regarding trends, products, security/privacy patterns and research, internal record keeping and reporting, measuring and reporting learning, performance and other statistical information concerning any aspect of the Site except that Renewable.Media will not report aggregated data in a manner that reasonably permits such information to be identified with any user.


Social media features Our site may also include social media or lead generation features, such as Facebook or Twitter buttons and widgets, such as the share this button. These features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site and may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly. Social media and lead generation features and widgets may be hosted by a third party. Your interactions with these features and widgets are governed by the privacy policy of the company providing it.


Glossary

Data Controller:

A party that determines the purposes and means of data processing.

Data Protection Authority:

The relevant supervisory authority with responsibility for privacy or data protection matters in the jurisdiction of Company and/or affiliate;

Personal Data:

Information which relates to an identified or identifiable individual (i.e. data about Company employees, contractors, applicants, employees of vendors and suppliers, contractors, customers, patients using our products and individuals who use our website or service centres). It includes names, addresses, email addresses, job applications, user account information, and correspondence. Personal Data can also include web browsing information (e.g. data associated with a particular cookie) and IP addresses, when such information can be linked to an individual.

Processing:

Doing anything with Personal Data; this includes collecting it, storing it, accessing it, combining it with other data, sharing it with a third party, or even deleting it.