Privacy Policy

Introduction

The integrity of individuals is an important factor of Tradedoubler’s business success. Tradedoubler’s advertisers, publishers, media agencies and other customers (hereafter the “Client/Clients”) that from time to time provide Tradedoubler with personal data, as well as web surfers whose digital data is processed by Tradedoubler as part of its provision of services to it’s Clients (hereafter the “User/Users”), must be able to trust that data is processed by Tradedoubler in accordance with applicable privacy laws and regulations.
This Privacy Policy was created in order for Clients and Users to better understand how information relating to them is processed by Tradedoubler. The Privacy Policy is not exhaustive, but contains certain fundamental privacy principles applied by Tradedoubler which Tradedoubler considers to be of particular importance for Clients and Users to be aware of.

Part 1 of the Privacy Policy contains Tradedoubler’s general privacy principles with regard to its processing of personal data provided by Clients, Users or other individuals.

Part 2 of the Privacy Policy contains information regarding Tradedoubler’s processing of digital information about Users in relation to Tradedoubler’s Interest Based Advertising and Retargeting activities. It also contains requirements on publishers with whom we have contracted to serve Interest Based Advertising, Retargeting and other marketing services, to notify Users about Tradedoubler’s services on their websites.

Part 3 of the Privacy Policy contains contact information for different kinds of inquiries and requests relating to Tradedoubler’s processing of data and this Privacy Policy.
This Privacy Policy was last revised on 31st January 2011. Tradedoubler may at any time and without notice change it, e.g. to keep it compliant with applicable laws. You should therefore read this Privacy Policy each time you intend to provide Tradedoubler with personal data.

General privacy principles

Personal data and controller of personal data

Personal data comprises all information that directly or indirectly can be referred to a natural person who is alive, e.g. name, postal address, e-mail address and phone number. A controller of personal data is the natural or legal person who processes personal data and who decides why and how such data shall be processed.
Tradedoubler AB is the controller of personal data provided by you through the website ‘www.Tradedoubler.com’. Tradedoubler AB is the Controller of personal data provided to us by you through sub-sites of www.Tradedoubler.com, that are published and maintained by Tradedoubler AB or its subsidiaries (all Tradedoubler websites hereafter referred to as the “Site”) unless otherwise indicated when such data is collected, or personal data that you are asked to provide us with in other situations if not otherwise is indicated.

Collection of personal data

Personal data for which Tradedoubler is controller may be provided by you to us e.g. in the following situations:

If you are a Client you may be required to provide us with personal and corporate information, such as name, address, email address and other account information, in order to be able to access and use our services;

As part of our sales efforts, we may collect and store data through online forms for contact purposes;

If you are a prospect Client, you may provide us with personal data through this Site when applying to join our network;

You may provide us with personal data when you send us inquiries relating to our services or in relation to this Privacy Policy.

Use of personal data

Tradedoubler is committed to protect any personal data you provide to us and to process your personal data in accordance with this Privacy Policy and applicable laws.

Personal data provided to Tradedoubler may be used for the following purposes; provide you requested products and services; manage Tradedoubler’s agreed obligations and rights towards you; process payments; administration; internal analysis to improve or more effectively tailor Tradedoubler’s Site, business or offerings generally; allow you access to agreed products and services; direct marketing; any other purpose you have consented to or which is allowed under applicable law. Your personal data may also be processed for additional purposes stated on any relevant part of the Site or otherwise in connection with the provision to us of your personal data. Your personal data may be combined with other information collected from you or third parties for the above purposes.

Disclosure and transfer of personal data

Personal data may be transferred to other companies within the Tradedoubler group of companies. Tradedoubler may as a consequence of service agreements with third parties, also transfer personal data to such third parties who process personal data on behalf of Tradedoubler. Such service agreement shall contain obligations for third parties to process data only in accordance with Tradedoubler’s instructions and to take appropriate measures to secure that the processing of the personal data is secure.
For any of the purposes described herein, personal data may be transferred to Tradedoubler’s business partners within or outside the EU/EEA. Should any of the recipients reside in a country without adequate legal protection for personal data, Tradedoubler will make reasonable efforts to make the recipient adopt the principles described in this Privacy Policy.

Consent

Where it is required by law or where Tradedoubler otherwise deems it appropriate, Tradedoubler will seek consent from you before Tradedoubler processes your personal data. Such consent may e.g. be obtained by asking you to accept processing of your personal data in accordance with this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy and/or other terms and conditions stated in connection with the collection, please do not provide personal data to Tradedoubler. Tradedoubler reserves the rights not to provide you certain products or services should you choose not to provide required personal data.

Withdrawal of consent

You are at all times entitled to withdraw your consent to process personal data that you have provided to Tradedoubler. In such case Tradedoubler will not process your personal data based on consent any more.
You are entitled to request that Tradedoubler shall not process your personal data for direct marketing purposes.
Contact details for withdrawal of consent and/or for request that Tradedoubler shall not process your personal data for direct marketing purposes are set out in Part 3 below.

Right to information and rectification of personal data

Tradedoubler will take reasonable measures to rectify, block or erase personal data that it is shown incorrect without undue delay. Part 3 of this Privacy Policy contains information about who you should contact if you would like us to correct personal data that we hold on you and which you consider incorrect.
To the extent required by law, we will inform you about Tradedoubler’s processing of your personal data in connection with the initial collection or registration of your personal data. Such information may e.g. be provided by notifying you about this Privacy Policy.

You may request a copy of the personal data that Tradedoubler holds about you (“Subject Access Request”). You are entitled to such information free of charge once a year. This information will include information regarding what personal data Tradedoubler processes about you, where such information has been collected, for which purpose the information is being processed, and to whom, or to which categories of persons, the information is being disclosed. Contact information for Subject Access Request is set out in Part 3 of this Privacy Policy.

Destruction of personal data

Any personal data that we hold on you is only stored as long as it is required for us to keep them in order to fulfill the purposes for which they were collected. Data may however be necessary to store for a longer period due to legal requirements, e.g. for accountancy purposes.

Security

Tradedoubler is dedicated to maintain the security of personal data and preventing unauthorized access through the implementation of appropriate technical and organizational measures, as far as is reasonably possible. Such security measures also include that personal data may be accessed only by a limited number of persons within Tradedoubler.
Our employees are made aware of and must comply with Tradedoubler’s security standards. When we occasionally use third-party contractors to perform tasks that might otherwise be performed by our employees, these contractors are contractually bound to adhere to this Privacy Policy and they are subject to similar restrictions as our employees.

Cookies
The Site contains cookies. According to applicable law, everyone who visits a website containing cookies shall receive information about how the cookies are used and how they can be avoided.

This Site sends your browser a cookie – a small piece of data stored on your computer’s hard drive. The purpose of the cookie is to improve your reading of and your search possibilities on our Site. If you are a registered Client (e.g. a publisher), the cookie will also manage and control your login and session on those part of our Site that are only available to registered Clients.

If you do not want to accept that your computer receives and stores cookies, you can alter your security settings on your web browser (Internet Explorer, Netscape etc.). However, note that certain parts of our Site may only be used fully if your browser allows cookies. Thus, your reading experience of our Site may be affected negatively by removing and not allowing cookies.

In addition, Tradedoubler may serve ads on this and other websites using our own ad-serving technology. In doing so, one of our ad servers will place or read a unique ad-serving cookie on your computer and will use non-personal information about your browser and your activity at this site to serve ads on this and other sites. The ad-serving cookie is a persistent cookie. Please click here for more information about Tradedoubler ad serving or to opt-out of the Tradedoubler ad-serving cookie.