Privacy & Cookie Policies
In compliance with Articles 13 and 14 of European Regulation no. 679/2016 (General Data Protection Regulation), the following section provides all the necessary information about the public purpose and procedures developed to collect visitors Website Personal Data. The following Regulation also fully respects and complies with Recommendation no. 2/2001 that the European authorities for the protection of personal data, gathered in the Group established by Art. 29 of Directive no. 95/46/EC, adopted on May 17, 2001 to identify certain minimum requirements for the collection of personal data online and, in particular, the methods, timing and nature of the information that data controllers must provide to users when they connect to web pages, regardless of the purpose of the connection. By consulting this site, data relating to identified or identifiable persons may be processed.
It is specified that the consent mechanisms will be clear, brief and easy to understand; if the original conditions for which consent was sought change, for example if the purpose of the data processing changes, further consent will be required in accordance with European Regulation No. 679/2016. It is also specified that all collected consents will be documented separately from any other company documents.
Your personal data will not be disclosed and you are entitled to exercise your rights under Articles 15-22 of the European Regulation no. 679/2016 by writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. The data controller is L.I.F.E. Italia srl, with registered office in via dei Gracchi 35, Milan.
Processing operations connected to the web services of this site take place at the aforementioned headquarters or at the premises of the site’s service provider and are handled only by the company’s staff, or by any persons charged with occasional maintenance operations.
All data acquired through the online services offered by L.I.F.E. Italia srl will not be communicated or disclosed to other parties unless the user gives his or her express consent. The personal data provided by users who request dispatch of informative material (requests for information, etc.) are used for the sole purpose of performing the service or provision requested and are communicated to third parties only if necessary for that purpose.
Types of data that can be acquired
The computer systems and software procedures used to operate this website acquire, during their normal operation, some personal data whose transmission is implicit in the use of Internet communication protocols.
The above information is not specifically collected to be associated with identified data subjects, but by their very nature could, through processing and association with data held by third parties, allow users to be identified.
This category of data includes the IP addresses or domain names of the computers used by users connecting to the site, the URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) addresses of the requested resources, the time of the request, the method used to submit the request to the server, the size of the file obtained in response, the numeric code indicating the status of the response given by the server (good result, error, etc.) and other parameters relating to the operating system and the user’s IT environment.
Such data are used for the sole purpose of obtaining anonymous statistical information on the use of the site and to check its correct functioning. The data could be used to ascertain responsibility in the event of hypothetical computer crimes that damage the site and may be shown to the Judicial Authorities, should the latter explicitly request it.
Data voluntarily provided by users
The optional (“contact us” form), explicit and voluntary sending of electronic mail to the addresses indicated on this site entails the subsequent acquisition of the sender’s address, which is necessary to reply to requests, as well as any other personal data included in the message, as well as data collected through the data collection forms dedicated to the online Services.
Personal data are not processed by automated means. They will only be used for the time strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which they were collected.
Specific security measures are observed to prevent loss of data, unlawful or incorrect use and unauthorized access.
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that a web server places on a visitor’s browser where specific settings and data are stored before being re-transmitted back to the same sites on your next visit.
Pursuant to art. 122 of Legislative Decree no. 196 of June 30, 2003, the General Provision of the Guarantor of May 8, 2014, and the guidelines of the Italian Data Protection Authority which became operative on January 9, 2022, we inform you that in the course of navigation within our Site information may be collected through so-called “technical cookies”. Technical cookies are those used for the sole purpose of “carrying out the transmission of certain information on an electronic communication network, or to the extent strictly necessary for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide such service” (cf. art.122, paragraph 1, of Legislative Decree 196/2003).
Cookies can be classified according to various criteria.
According to the duration cookies remain active, the latter can be divided into 2 types:
- session-cookies: these cookies are deleted as soon as you close your browser;
- persistent cookies: these cookies are saved on your device for a long period or permanently.
In relation to PURPOSE there are two categories of cookies, TECHNICAL COOKIES and PROFILATION COOKIES.
TECHNICAL COOKIES: these cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of the website and are indispensable to enable you to navigate on it. In the absence of technical cookies, you may not be able to view the pages correctly, or you may not be able to use certain services.
A technical cookie, for example, is essential to keep the user logged in during the entire visit to a website, or to store language settings, display, etc.
Technical cookies can be further distinguished into: browsing cookies, analytics cookies and functionality cookies.
Browsing cookies ensure the smooth navigation and enjoyment of the website (e.g. allow you to make a purchase, or authenticate to access restricted areas);
Analytics cookies are assimilated to technical cookies only when used directly by the site operator to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the site;
Functionality cookies allow the user to navigate according to a set of selected criteria (e.g. language, products selected for purchase, etc.) in order to improve the service rendered to the user.
PROFILING COOKIES: these cookies have the task of profiling the user. They are used for the purpose of sending advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the user during navigation.
Depending on the SUBJECT INSTALLING THE COOKIES ON THE USER’S TERMINAL, the cookies may be first-party or third-party.
First-party cookies: these are cookies set by the website you’re visiting.
Third-party cookies: these are cookies placed on a user’s computer by a website other than the one that the user is visiting; this installation is done through the site the user is visiting.
We list in this table the cookies used by our site.
What data are stored in cookies?
No personal data are stored in cookies. Therefore, the cookies we use cannot be attributed to a person and therefore cannot be traced back to you in any way. When cookies are activated, an identification code is assigned. At no time will it be possible to trace your personal data back to this code and at no time will an attempt be made to do so. Name, IP address and similar data that could be traced back to your person will never be used. With cookies, we can only receive pseudonymized information about the user experience on our website, e.g. which products are viewed most, etc.
How can I avoid saving cookies?
You can set your browser to accept the saving of cookies only on request.
If you wish to accept cookies, but not the cookies of our service companies and partners, you can select the setting ‘block third-party cookies’ in your browser.
Normally in the menu of your web browser, in the support section, you can see how to reject new cookies and deactivate existing cookies.
In the case of shared computers set up to accept cookies and flash cookies, we recommend that you always log off completely after use.
How do I revoke cookie consent?
Since it is the user’s browser that stores the cookies sent by the site on the hard disk, it is possible to act on the programme settings to deactivate the storing of cookies. Below you will find links to the policies of the main browsers for further information on deactivating cookies:
Right to be informed
According to the General Data Protection Regulation, our customers have, among other things, the right to be informed free of charge about their saved data and, if necessary, to request their correction, blocking or deletion.
The protection of your data is extremely important to us. In order to ensure that your personal data is not shared with third parties, please send your request with your identifying data by e-mail to email@example.com.