PRIVACY POLICY

Last update: june 2021

Bernardo Covas (“me”, “I” or “my”) operates www.bernardocovas.com (the “website”). This page informs you of my policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of personal information I receive from users of the website. By using the website, you agree with this PRIVACY POLICY.

I use your personal information only for providing and improving the website or to contact you in response to a project inquiry or a schedule meeting/call intention you have submitted by filling one of the website’s contact forms. By using the website you agree to the collection and use of personal information in accordance with this PRIVACY POLICY.

INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE

While using my website, I may ask you to provide me with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to: your name, email address, phone number and other contact information; the information about your business or brand; the type of design services or information you are seeking.

I may use your personal information to contact you in response to your query, newsletters, marketing or promotional materials, and other information that may be in response to you completing a voluntary or opting in to a mailing list.

INFORMATION SHARING

I may share the personal information I collect from you:

  • with my service providers, such as third-party vendors and hosting partners who provide the necessary software, hardware, networking, storage and related technology required to run my website;
  • when reasonably requested or required by law enforcement authorities or other government officials;
  • when we believe disclosure is appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss;
  • when reasonably necessary to an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity.
LOG DATA

Like many operators, I collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit my website (“log data”).

This log data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of my website that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.

In addition, I use the the third-party service Google Analytics that collects, monitors and analyzes this information. You can read more about how Google uses your information here. You can also opt out of Google Analytics here.

COOKIES

Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifyer. Cookies are sent to your browser and stored on your computer’s hard drive. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, go here.

Like many websites, my website uses cookies to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of my website.

SECURITY

The security of your personal information is important to me, but remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While I strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, I cannot guarantee its absolute security.

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

I may provide links to websites which may not be owned, controlled or operated by me. Your use of these other websites will be governed by the privacy policies and terms of use of such websites which you should carefully review before using such websites. I’m not responsible for the content of linked websites, your use of them or the information practices of their operators.

YOUR RIGHTS

You have the right to access personal information I hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact me through the contact information below.

Additionally, I note that I’m processing your information in order to fulfill contracts I might have with you, or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above.

DATE RETENTION

When you provide personal information through my website, I will maintain your personal information for my records unless and until you ask me to delete it.

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

I may update this PRIVACY POLICY from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to my practices of for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons.

I reserve the right to update or change my PRIVACY POLICY at any time, and you should check this page periodically. Your continued use of my website after I post any modifications to the PRIVACY POLICY on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified PRIVACY POLICY.

REACH OUT TO ME

If you have any questions about this PRIVACY POLICY, please contact me by emailing [email protected]

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