Legal Notice Updated on 10th of October 2022.
WK is committed to protecting your privacy. It governs the Privacy Terms of our platform, located at https://www.wajidkhan.info/blog/privacy-policy/.
I. Personal Data: Personal Data means data about a living individual who can be identified from those data. Personal Data is any information that directly, indirectly, or in connection with other information allows for identifying a natural person.
II. Usage Data: Usage Data is data collected automatically either generated using the Service or from the Service infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).
III. Cookies: Small amount of data generated by a website and saved by your web browser. It identifies your browser, provides analytics, and remembers information about you, such as your language preference or login information.
V. Data Processors (or Service Providers): Data Processor (or Service Provider) means any natural or legal person who processes the data on behalf of the Data Controller. We may use the services of Service Providers to process your data more effectively.
VI. Third-party service: refers to advertisers, contest sponsors, promotional and marketing partners, and others who provide our content or whose products or services we think may interest you.
VII. Data Subject: Data Subject is any living individual who is the subject of Personal Data.
VIII. User: The User is the individual using our Service. The User corresponds to the Data Subject, who is the subject of Personal Data.
2. What Information Do We Collect?
We collect several types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you.
Types of Data Collected
I. Personal Data
While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you (Personal Data). It means – Email address, first and last name, address, country, postcode, mobile, phone number, country of residence, country of origin and other educational and professional data.
II. Innovation Data
a. Financial data – about User company and innovation projects.
b. Innovation schemes and information as per government guidelines.
c. State aid data used in reports.
d. User Staff /especially payroll expenditure from company financial data used. e. User subcontractors/partners’ expenditure analysed.
f. Infrastructure expenditure including software, IT, and hardware from User company financial data on reports.
g. User company shareholders information. h. the system doesn’t knowingly collect any sensitive data about the User or associated organisations other than publicly available data referenced with the shared information in our systems.
III. Usage Data
We may also collect information on how the Service is accessed and used (Usage Data). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol address (IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
Cookies are files with a small amount of data, including a unique anonymous identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and improve and analyse our Service.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.
3. How do we use the information we collect?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways: a. To personalise your experience (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs, including education) b. To improve our Service (we continually strive to improve our application offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you) c. To improve customer service (your information helps us to respond to your customer service requests and support needs more effectively) d. To process transactions e. To administer a contest, promotion, survey, or other site feature f. To send periodic emails g. To notify you about changes to our Service h. To gather analysis or valuable information so that we can improve our Service i. To monitor the usage of our Service j. To detect, prevent and address technical issues k. To provide you with news, special offers and general information about other goods, services, and events that we offer that are like those that you have already purchased or enquired about unless you have opted not to receive such information
4. How do we use your email address?
By submitting your email address, you agree to receive emails from us. You can cancel your participation in any of these email lists by clicking on the opt-out link or other unsubscribe option that is included in the respective email. We only send emails to people who have authorised us to contact them directly or through a third party. We do not send unsolicited commercial emails because we hate spam as much as you do. Email addresses submitted only through the order processing page will be used to send you information and updates about your order. If you have provided the same email to us through another method, we may use it for any of the purposes stated in this Policy. Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.
5. How long do we keep your information?
We will retain your data for five (5) years. We will retain and use your Data to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies. We will also have Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or improve our Service’s functionality. We are legally obligated to retain this data for extended periods. We will have the information we collect from you for five (5) years or until you are an active user of our services. After the expiry of this period, we undertake to delete any information we have collected from you.
6. Disclosure of data
II. Disclosure for Law Enforcement. Under certain circumstances, we may be required to disclose your 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).
7. How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or enter, submit, or access your personal information. We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers’ database only to be accessible by those authorised with special access rights to such systems and are required to keep the information confidential. After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) is never kept on file. However, we cannot ensure or warrant the absolute security of any information you transmit to WK or guarantee that your information on the Service may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by a breach of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards.
8. Your consent
9. Links to other websites
10. Information we collect and receive
11. Information collected automatically
Whenever you interact with our Services, we automatically receive and record information on our server logs from your browser or device, which may include your IP address, geolocation data, device identification, “cookie” information, the type of browser and/or device you’re using to access our Services, and the page or feature you requested.
“Cookies” are identifiers we transfer to your browser or device that allow us to recognise your browser or device and tell us how and when pages and features in our Services are visited and by how many people. You may be able to change your browser or device preferences to prevent or limit your device’s acceptance of cookies, but this may prevent you from taking advantage of some of our features. Our advertising partners may also transmit cookies to your browser or device when you click on ads that appear on the Services. If you click on a link to a third-party website or Service, a third party may also transmit cookies to you.
12. Security of Your Information
A password protects your account for your privacy and security. You must prevent unauthorised access to your account and Personal Information by selecting and protecting your password appropriately and limiting access to your computer or device and browser by signing off after you have finished accessing your account. We endeavour to protect the privacy of your account and other Personal Information we hold in our records, but unfortunately, we cannot guarantee complete security. Unauthorised entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the protection of user information at any time.
13. Information Retention and deletion
Through your account settings, you may access and, in some cases, edit or delete the following information you have provided to us:
• email address
• credit card information
The information you can view, update, and delete may change as the Services change.
If you have any questions about viewing or editing knowledge, we have it on file. Please get in touch with us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Service is not directed to Users under the age of 18
Users declare themselves to be adults according to their applicable legislation. Under no circumstance persons under the age of 18 may use this Service.
Legal Basis for Processing Personal Data Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
WK may process your Personal Data because:
I. We need to perform a contract with you
II. You have permitted us to do so
III. The processing is in our legitimate interests, and your rights do not override it
IV. For payment processing purposes V. To comply with the law
Your Data Protection Rights Under UK General Data Protection Regulation (UK-GDPR)
You have certain data protection rights.
WK aims to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Data. 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 get in touch with us.
In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:
i. The right to access, update or delete our information on you.
ii. The right of rectification You have the right to have your information rectified if that information is inaccurate or incomplete.
iii. The right to object. You have the right to object to our processing of your Personal Data.
iv. The right of restriction. You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal information.
v. The right to data portability. You have the right to be provided with a copy of your Personal Data in a structured, machine-readable, and commonly used format.
vi. The right to withdraw consent. You also have the right to withdraw your consent at any time where WK relied on your consent to process your personal information
vii. The right to withdraw consent. You also have the right to withdraw your consent at any time where WK relied on your consent to process your personal information
Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.
You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about our collection and use of your Personal Data. Please contact your local data protection authority in the UK or the European Economic Area (EEA) for more information.
The Agreement and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with it or its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed per the laws of England.
Data Protection Officer
We have appointed a Data Protection Officer (“DPO”) responsible for overseeing questions about this privacy notice. If you have any questions about this privacy notice, including any requests to exercise your legal rights, please contacts Data Protection Officer at email@example.com.