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Who we are: For the purpose of applicable data protection legislation, the data controller of your personal data is the Jewish Museum of 1109 5th Avenue at 92nd Street, New York, NY, 10128.
Changes to this Policy: We will post any modifications or changes to the Policy on our Site. We reserve the right to modify the Policy at any time, so we encourage you to review it frequently. The “Last Updated” legend above indicates when this Policy was last changed. If we make any material change(s) to the Policy, we will post a notice on our Site prior to such changes(s) taking effect.
What is personal data?
We collect information about you in a range of forms, including personal data. As used in this Policy, “personal data” includes any information which, either alone or in combination with other information we hold about you, identifies you as an individual, including, for example, your name, postal address, email address, and telephone number.
Why do we need your personal data?
We will only process your personal data in accordance with applicable data protection and privacy laws. We need certain personal data in order to provide you with access to the Site.
Legal Basis for Processing Your Data
We have set out below, in a table format, a description of all the ways we plan to use your personal data, and which of the legal bases we rely on to do so. We have also identified what our legitimate interests are where appropriate.
Note that we may process your personal data for more than one lawful ground depending on the specific purpose for which we are using your data. Please contact us if you need details about the specific legal ground we are relying on to process your personal data where more than one ground has been set out below:
• Purpose/Activity: To register you as a new customer
• Type of data: (a) Identity (b) Contact
• Lawful basis for processing: Performance of a contract with you
• Purpose/Activity: To process and deliver your order including: (a) Manage payments, fees and charges (b) Collect and recover money owed to us
• Type of data: (a) Identity (b) Contact (c) Financial (d) Transaction (e)Marketing and Communications
• Lawful basis for processing: (a) Performance of a contract with you (b) Necessary for our legitimate interests (to recover debts due to us)
• Purpose/Activity: To respond to your comments and questions and to provide customer service
• Type of data: (a) Identity (b) Contact (c) Technical
• Lawful basis for processing: (a) Necessary for our legitimate interests (for running our business, provision of administration, and grow our business)
• Purpose/Activity: To administer and protect our business and this website (including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, system maintenance, support, reporting, and hosting of data) and send information including technical notices, updates, security alerts, and support and administrative messages
• Type of data: (a) Identity (b) Contact (c) Technical
• Lawful basis for processing: (a) Necessary for our legitimate interests (for running our business, provision of administration and IT services, network security, to prevent fraud, and in the context of a business reorganization or group restructuring exercise) (b) Necessary to comply with a legal obligation
• Purpose/Activity: To engage with third-party service providers who collect your Personal Data to process transactions and manage and operate parts of our Site to help us fulfill your requests
• Type of data: (a) Technical (b) Usage
• Lawful basis for processing: Necessary for our legitimate interests (to define types of customers for our products and services, to keep our website updated and relevant, to develop our business, and to inform our marketing strategy)
• Purpose/Activity: As we believe necessary or appropriate (a) to comply with applicable laws; (b) to comply with lawful requests and legal process, including to respond to requests from public and government authorities; (c) to enforce our Policy; and (d) to protect our rights, privacy, safety or property, and/or that of you or others
• Type of data: (a) Identity (b) Contact (c) Technical (d) Usage (e) Profile
• Lawful basis for processing: Necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject to
Information We Get from Others
We may also get information about you from other sources, for example, if you have agreed to share information with one of our partners or third-party service providers, including UniteU (Online Shop), ACME Ticketing (Online Ticketing, Donations, and Memberships), Eventbrite (Online RSVP), Log-On (Direct Mail Fulfillment), MailChimp (eNews), SocialSign.in (Wi-Fi). We may add this to information we get from our Site.
With your consent, we may use your data to send you other marketing communications regarding our mission, programs, events, and opportunities that we think may be of interest to you. For fundraising purposes, we may combine and use your Personal Data with information that we have previously collected from you and from publicly available data. You may opt-out of receiving such information at any time: such marketing emails tell you how to “opt-out.” Please note, even if you opt out of receiving marketing emails, we may still send you non-marketing emails. Non-marketing emails include emails about your account with us (if you have one) and our business dealings with you. For more information or to opt-out from our communications, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information from Social Networking Sites
Our Site include(s) interfaces that allow you to connect with social networking sites (each a “SNS”). If you connect to a SNS through our Site, you authorize us to access, use, and store the information that you agreed the SNS could provide to us based on your settings on that SNS. We will access, use and store that information in accordance with this Policy. You can revoke our access to the information you provide in this way at any time by amending the appropriate settings from within your account settings on the applicable SNS.
Automated Decision Making and Profiling
We do not use your personal data for the purposes of automated decision-making. However, we may do so in order to fulfil obligations imposed by law, in which case we will inform you of any such processing and provide you with an opportunity to object.
We may also collect anonymous information (that does not include personally identifiable information) about visitors, compile and aggregate the information, and use it or share it with third parties to help us improve your experience on our Site. This information may include the type of browser you use (e.g. Firefox, Google Chrome, or Internet Explorer), your Internet Protocol address (a number assigned to each user by an Internet service provider), the pages you visit on our Site, and so forth. We collect this information through technology such as “cookies,” which are small text files placed on the hard drive of the visitor’s computer. Most Internet browsers will let you disable cookies. If you do so, certain areas of our Site may not function as intended.
We may collect information using “cookies.” Cookies are small data files stored on the hard drive of your computer or mobile device by a website. We may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer or mobile device until you delete them) to provide you with a more personal and interactive experience on our Site.
We use two broad categories of cookies: (1) first party cookies, served directly by us to your computer or mobile device, which are used only by us to recognize your computer or mobile device when it revisits our Site; and (2) third party cookies, which are served by service providers on our Site, and can be used by such service providers to recognize your computer or mobile device when it visits other websites.
Our Site may use the following types of cookies for the purposes set out below:
• Essential Cookies: These cookies are essential to provide you with services available through our Site and to enable you to use some of its features. Without these cookies, the services that you have asked for cannot be provided, and we only use these cookies to provide you with those services.
• Functionality Cookies: These cookies allow our Site to remember choices you make when you use our Site, such as remembering your language preferences, remembering your login details and remembering the changes you make to other parts of our Site which you can customize The purpose of these cookies is to provide you with a more personal experience and to avoid you having to re-enter your preferences every time you visit our Site.
• Analytics and Performance Cookies
These cookies are used to collect information about traffic to our Site and how users use our Site. The information gathered does not identify any individual visitor. It includes the number of visitors to our Site, the websites that referred them to our Site, the pages they visited on our Site, what time of day they visited our Site, whether they have visited our Site before, and other similar information. We use this information to help operate our Site more efficiently, to gather broad demographic information, and to monitor the level of activity on our Site.
We use Google Analytics for this purpose. Google Analytics uses its own cookies. It is only used to improve how our Site works. You can find out more information about Google Analytics cookies here.
You can find out more about how Google protects your data here.
You can prevent the use of Google Analytics relating to your use of our Site by downloading and installing the browser plugin available via this link.
You can typically remove or reject cookies via your browser settings. In order to do this, follow the instructions provided by your browser (usually located within the “settings,” “help,” “tools,” or “edit” facility). Many browsers are set to accept cookies until you change your settings.
Further information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your computer or mobile device and how to manage and delete them, visit allaboutcookies.org.
If you do not accept our cookies, you may experience some inconvenience in your use of our Site. For example, we may not be able to recognize your computer or mobile device.
We will make reasonable efforts to enable you to review your Personal Data and, upon your instructions, to correct inaccuracies in your Personal Data. We will only retain your Personal Data as long as reasonably required for you to use our Site unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law (for example regulatory purposes). If you wish to review or correct your Personal Data, or if you would like to request that we not use your Personal Data in certain ways, please contact us at email@example.com.If you no longer wish to receive communications from us, you can follow the opt-out or unsubscribe instructions in the materials you receive or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We seek to use reasonable organizational, technical, and administrative measures to protect personal data within our organization. Unfortunately, no transmission or storage system can be guaranteed to be completely secure, and transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. If you have reason to believe that your interaction with us is no longer secure (for example, if you feel that the security of any account you might have with us has been compromised), please immediately notify us of the problem by contacting us using the details in the Contact Us/ Question section below.
The Museum strives to keep your Personal Data secure and uses commercially reasonable efforts to safeguard it from unauthorized use. Of course, no security measures can be guaranteed to be 100% effective, so you use our Site at your own risk.
Our Site offers educational information and activities for children relating to the artistic and cultural heritage of the Jewish people. The Museum, however, does not knowingly collect Personal Data from children under age thirteen. If a parent or legal guardian becomes aware that your child under age thirteen has provided Personal Data to our Site, please contact us at email@example.com.
We are committed to resolve any complaints about our collection or use of your personal data. If you would like to make a complaint regarding this Policy or our practices in relation to your personal data, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.We will reply to your complaint as soon as we can and in any event, within 45 days. We hope to resolve any complaint brought to our attention, however if you feel that your complaint has not been adequately resolved, you reserve the right to contact your local data protection supervisory authority.
If you have any questions about this Policy or our Site, please contact the Museum at email@example.com.
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