Privacy policy

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Last modified: December 11, 2020

This privacy policy (hereinafter referred to as the "Policy") is an official document of Melvad LLC, located at 390026, Ryazan, Leninskogo Komsomola st., 106, 18 (hereinafter - "Melvad", "we", "us" or "our"), and determines the procedure for processing and protecting information about individuals using the services www.melvad.com and its subdomains and services (hereinafter referred to as the "Site"), including, but not limited to, and any other domains that are currently owned and operated by Melvad.

Please read this Policy carefully and ensure that you fully understand the terms and practices regarding the information we collect and how we use it.

If you do not agree with the Policy, then you should not use the Site and its services. By using the Site and its services in any way, you confirm that you accept the Policy and thereby give your consent to the fact that we will collect, use and transfer your information in the ways set out in this Policy. We also strongly recommend that you check the date of the last update, which is indicated at the top of the Policy, and from time to time review the changes at the link www.melvad.com/policy.

Definitions and Interpretations

Personal Data - any information relating directly or indirectly to a specific or identifiable individual (subject of personal data).

User - an individual or legal entity who is a visitor to Melvad information resources on the Internet.

Site - a set of information resources located on the Internet located at the address www.melvad.com (including all levels of the specified domain) owned and operated by Melvad.

General provisions

The purpose of this Policy is to ensure adequate protection of Personal Data from unauthorized access and disclosure.

Relations related to the collection, storage, distribution and protection of Personal Data are governed by this Policy, other official Melvad documents and the current legislation of the Russian Federation.

Purpose of data collection

Melvad collects Personal Data for the following purposes:

  • Fulfillment of obligations to the User in relation to the use of the Site and its services;
  • Improving the Site and its services in the interests of the User;
  • Displaying advertisements based on the interests of the User;
  • Sending information and marketing messages to the User.

Data collected automatically

We collect, process and use the following depersonalized data that is automatically transmitted to us using cookies and other similar technologies (pixels and tags):

  • IP;
  • User agent;
  • Referer;
  • Screen resolution;
  • Regional settings;
  • Cookie identifiers;
  • Mobile identifiers;
  • Location data;
  • Ad data.

Data provided by the User

When you register on the Site and its services, you provide us with the following personalized information:

  • Name;
  • Last name;
  • Email;
  • Phone number;
  • Bank details.

The user who registers on the Site expresses his full consent in accordance with Article 9 of the Federal law of Russian Federation No. 152-FZ of July 27, 2006 "On Personal Data" to automated, as well as without the use of automation tools, the processing and use of his personal data.

Data obtained from other sources

We may also receive data from third-party sources, but always act strictly in accordance with the permissions and restrictions imposed by such sources. We need this data to supplement the information that we already store about the User.

Melvad accepts and processes the following data:

  • Cookie identifiers;
  • Mobile identifiers;
  • Identifiers of partners.

Legal basis for data processing

You can change or delete your Personal Data, as well as revoke your consent to their processing at any time (for more details on how this can be done, see the policy on Opt-Out).

For Users from the Russian Federation, Melvad takes all actions in relation to Personal Data in accordance with Federal law of Russian Federation No. 152-FZ of July 27, 2006 "On Personal Data".

For Users from the European Union, Melvad collects and processes Personal Data, based on the General Data Protection Regulation, only after obtaining consent from the User for these actions.

Data processing

We process Personal Data on the basis of the following principles:

  • Using lawful processing methods;
  • Good faith;
  • Obtaining only the necessary amount of data for the purposes described in the paragraph "Purpose of data collection".

Data storage

For Users from the Russian Federation, Melvad stores Personal Data on the territory of the Russian Federation, in accordance with the Federal law of Russian Federation No. 149-FZ of July 27, 2006 "On information, information technology and information protection".

For Users from the European Union, Melvad stores Personal Data in the European Union in accordance with the requirements of the current legislation of the European Union on data protection and confidentiality.

All received Personal data is stored exclusively on electronic media and processed using automated systems.

We store Personal Data for as long as is necessary for us to achieve the goals described in this Policy, unless otherwise required by law. However, we may retain some information from Personal Data for a reasonably necessary time for our legitimate business interests, including detecting and preventing fraud, and to comply with our legal obligations, including tax, legal reports and audit obligations.

Data protection

We take technical, organizational and legal measures to ensure the protection of Personal Data from illegal actions with them (copying or distribution).

To use the Site and its services, you may need to go through the authorization procedure, where an email address is used as a login. The User is responsible for the safety of this information (for more details on the responsibility of such a User, see Terms of Use).

Use of cookies, pixels and advertising identifiers

Cookies are pieces of data stored on the User's device that are used to work with the Site and its services. These files allow Melvad to store and receive the following information:

  • User behavior on third-party sites in order to display relevant advertising materials;
  • Technical data that make it possible to identify the User's device for the correct operation of the Site and its services;
  • Analytical data that allow you to get the operations performed by the User on the Site and its services.

Pixels - are a 1x1 pixel transparent image. They allow you to set, read and modify the data in the cookie.

Mobile advertising identifier is a marketing identifier in the Android and iOS operating systems, which is used to identify and track User actions in the mobile application, and also enhances the ability to display relevant advertising materials.

The user can independently delete or reset cookies and mobile identifiers (for more details on how this can be done, see the policy on Opt-Out), however, this may affect the usability of the Site and its services and the relevance of advertisements.

Data transfer and disclosure

Personal data may be transferred and processed in a country other than the one in which you are located. If so, we will use appropriate safeguards to ensure that Personal Data is protected in accordance with this Policy.

We are also required to disclose information in response to legitimate requests from law enforcement agencies, including in order to comply with national security requirements.

Third party sites and services

The site and its services may contain links to third-party resources. We do not accept any responsibility for the privacy policy and methods of collecting such resources, so you should check the applicable privacy policy of such resources and terms of use yourself when providing them with any information.

We may also authorize a third party to provide analytical services related to the operation of the Site and its services. This information may be used by us and others to better understand your activities on the Site and its services.

Do Not Track

Do Not Track – is a preference that you can set in your browser to inform services that you do not want to be tracked. You can enable or disable this option on your browser settings page. Melvad honors this browser setting.

Children's privacy

Melvad does not and will not collect Personal Data from any child under the age of 13. In the event that we discover that a child under the age of 13 has provided us with Personal Data, we will immediately delete it from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided Personal Information to us, please contact us at support@melvad.com, so that we can take the necessary steps.