Privacy Policy

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OpenConsent,
20-22 Wenlock Rd, London
privacy@openconsent.com

Open Consent is  committed to being open and transparent about our products and our practices.   We are   constantly improving privacy and engineering privacy innovation for our customers.  We do not track you on this website, we do not collect or personal information unless you are a Data Controller or representative.    If we do process a data subject email it is to forward it to a data controller, it is not saved or logged, or it is collected and processed with explicit consent, which is recorded and a proof of consent receipt is provided to the data subject.   OpenConsent uses privacy receipts to ensure all personal data is pseudonymised. 

 

1. What information do we collect ?

Personal data collected with explicit consent  via this website:

your email address if you choose to subscribe;
your contact information and message if you choose to fill in our contact form;
your name, email address, website (where applicable) and comment if you choose to use our blog comment form.

Newsletter by MailChimp they process your email address and use mail chimp to send out updates, MailChimp is an American company.  MailChimp is a part of Privacy Shield 

We have requested  Event bright and Mailchimp provide us with information regarding their privacy practices and contract confirming that they are aware of the GDPR rights that are effecting them.   We also have a privacy profile for these companies available upon request.

2. Cookies

We do not use Google Analytics, as Google tracks you from website to website with your IP address and as Michale Waltzer explains, this is the definition of Tyranny.

The following list outlines what cookies this website uses, and what they are used for:

This, pre-GDPR version of our  Open Consent website is in WordPress, we will be un-installing all possible cookie technologies for May 25th.

Currently, Jetpack Analytics: This helps to ensure that our website is responding to your needs in the best way possible.

WordPress: This website is built using WordPress. WordPress uses cookies to facilitate the login process on this site.

Would you like a list of the cookies that are set and what data they collect for you ?

3. Using your personal data

Personal data submitted on this website will only be used with your consent,

4. Disclosures

We may disclose information about you to insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes as set out in this privacy policy. In addition, we may disclose information about you:

to the extent that we are required to do so by law; (but only if forced)
in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings; (but only if required)
in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights.
Except as provided in this privacy policy, we will not provide your information to third parties.

5. Security of your personal data

We will take more than reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.

Of course, data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure with ssl.  We do use 3rd party hosted servers which we encrypt and control, so the 3rd parties do not have access to personal data.

6. Policy amendments

We will update  this privacy policy but will keep a log time-to-time by posting a new version on our website. But to address this alarmaing and ambiguous statement we are engineering Consent.Tech so that in the future you will automatically be able to see when the policy changes. If their is a material change in this policy we will ask for explicit consent before using your personal data again. `If this is not provided, we will delete your data.

7. Your rights

You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you. You may instruct us not to process your personal data or to withdraw your data at any time by emailing us at privacy@openconsent.com.   To use your rights, or access personal data, request a privacy receipt to automate the use of your rights, independently of our services.

 

8. Third party websites

The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites. But, if they do not use best practices, let us know and we will remove the link.

9. Contact

If you have any questions about this privacy policy or our treatment of your personal data, please contact us. privacy@openconsent.com