The Privacy Policy of the Company as stated hereunder shall not apply vis-à-vis such data and/or information as a User may disclose to another User.

 

Governing Law

All disagreements, issues or disputes arising from or related to the use of the Services and/or to the application, interpretation or construction of these Terms of Use shall be resolved in an amicable fashion.

Where no amicable settlement is reached within sixty (60) days, the disagreement, issue or dispute shall be referred to arbitration in terms of the Arbitration Act (Cap. 387 of the Laws of Malta). The sixty days shall start to run from when either the Company or the User shall formally notify the other party in writing of the existence of a disagreement, issue or dispute.

 

Indemnity and Release of Liability

Users shall indemnify the Company and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, officers and employees and hold them harmless from any and all claims and expenses, including legal fees arising from your use of the Services.

 

Users shall release the Company and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, officers and employees from any and all claims, demands, debts, obligations, damages (actual or consequential), costs, and expenses of any kind or nature whatsoever.

 

Modification of Service

The Company shall have the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the services provided by the Company, in whole or in part, with or without notice. The Company shall not be liable to any User for any modifications, suspension or discontinuance of the Services.

 

Violation of Terms of Use

Violations of these Terms of Use or any other rights of the Company entitle the Company to pursue any and all legal and equitable remedies against the responsible User including, without limitation, termination of the Services.

 

Failure by the Company to enforce any right or provision in these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision or of any other rights or provisions present in these Terms of Use.

 

 

 

PRIVACY POLICY

 

Sue’s Jewels, c/o Suzanne Bencini, Flat 1, 168, Tower Road, Sliema.

 

This privacy policy regulates our use of the data you provide us. It is meant to facilitate your understanding of our commitment to comply with your data rights and explain accordingly our use thereof. We intend this policy to be in line with prevailing law, mainly the General Data Protection Regulation of Malta and the European Union (“GDPR”).

 

LEGAL BASIS

Processing of your data is based on the following legal bases, depending on the purpose involved.

For the purposes of our newsletter and mailing list:

  • Your data is being gathered and processed based on your consent.

  • Your data is being gathered to provide our services according to contract and, or law and your consent. For the purpose of using this website and registering your own account on this website:

  • Your data is being gathered and processed based on your consent as given to us.

  • Your data is being gathered for the purpose of ordering products you have requested.

  • Your data is being gathered for the purpose of understanding better what kind of products you may be interested in at any time in the future.

 

WHO WILL RECEIVE YOUR DATA AND FOR WHAT PURPOSE?

Your data, as provided by yourself, will be received and accessed by Suzanne Bencini and her employees involved in one of the purposes referred above. Said persons are bound by confidentiality obligations.

 

With regards to this website, newsletter and mailing list, if any, any third party service providers involved in our information technology setup may also receive your details exclusively for the purposes of allowing the same setup to function accordingly and allowing us to fulfil the purposes above. The setup could involve our website, mailing list application and data storage systems. In such eventuality, such third-party service providers are bound by confidentiality obligations towards us and they process your data exclusively for the purposes of this policy. These third-party services may involve data transfers to non-European Union countries which have ensured compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) of the European Union.

 

The data you provided will be retained for as long as you wish to allow us for the purposes referred above. We will contact all third parties to effect the deletion of your data in any given instance when it is no longer needed or you require it.

 

The above is without prejudice to our obligations at law to provide data as requested, for example to law enforcement or judicial authorities.

 

USE OF COOKIES

A cookie is a small file, which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

 

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to our customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

 

THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

Our website may from time to time contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy policy. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy policy applicable to the website in question. 

 

YOUR RIGHTS

When your data is processed based on your consent, you may inform us that you wish to withdraw your consent at any time at which point we will not process your data any longer. Without withdrawing your consent, you may also request us to stop processing the data you provided in accordance with the GDPR.

You may gain access to the data you provided us by contacting us sue@suesjewels.mt by phone on +356 99452626 We shall provide you with a copy of the data you provided us through the same email address you have provided us with. You may also contact us in the same manner to inform us that you wish to correct the data you provided or that you wish us to delete it. You may also receive your data as held by us and provide it to third parties at your own will.

 

We will inform you of any substantial changes to this privacy policy before they are given effect, and for purposes requiring your consent we shall enquire with you to provide us your consent anew.

 

We endeavour to ensure the greatest respect for your rights and as such we would like to assure you our operations are subject and compliant with the GDPR and this declaration is without prejudice to your rights under the GDPR. For enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact us.

 

By using our website, you (the visitor) agree to allow third parties to process your IP address, in order to determine your location for the purpose of currency conversion. You also agree to have that currency stored in a session cookie in your browser (a temporary cookie which gets automatically removed when you close your browser). We do this in order for the selected currency to remain selected and consistent when browsing our website so that the prices can convert to your (the visitor) local currency.