SOUNDLE - PRIVACY POLICY

 

This privacy policy applies between you, the User of this Website, and SOUNDLE LTD, the owner and provider of this Website. SOUNDLE LTD takes the privacy of your information very seriously. This privacy policy applies to our use of any and all Data collected by us or provided by you in relation to your use of the Website.

 

This privacy policy should be read alongside, and in addition to, our Terms and Conditions, which can be found at: www.soundle.shop

 

Please read this policy carefully.

 

Definitions and interpretation 

 

  1. In this privacy policy the following definitions are used:

 

Data - collectively all information that you should submit to SOUNDLE LTD via the Website. This definition incorporates, where applicable, the definitions provided in the Data Protection Laws;

 

Cookies - a small text file placed on your computer by this Website when you visit certain parts of the Website and/or when you use certain features of the Website. Details of the cookies used by this Website are set out in the clause below. (Cookies);

 

Data Protection Laws - any applicable law relating to the processing of personal Data, including but not limited to the GDPR, and any national implementing and supplementary legislation;

 

GDPR - the UK General Data Protection Regulation;

 

SOUNDLE LTD, we or us - SOUNDLE LTD, a company incorporated in England and Wales with the registered number 14054401  whose registered office is at 8 Boundary Street, Heckmondwike, West Yorkshire, WF16 0ER, England;

 

UK and EU Cookie Law - the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 as amended by the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011 & the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2018;

 

User or you - any third party that accesses the Website and is not either (i) employed by SOUNDLE LTD and acting in the course of their employment or (ii) engaged as a consultant or otherwise providing services to SOUNDLE LTD and accessing the Website in connection with the provision of such services;

Website

 

Website - the website that you are currently using, www.soundle.shop , and any sub domains of this site unless expressly excluded by their own terms and conditions. 

 

  1. In this privacy policy, unless the context requires a different interpretation:

  1. The singular includes the plural and vice versa;

  2. References to the sub-clauses, clauses, schedules and appendices are to sub-clauses, clauses and schedules or appendices of this privacy policy; 

  3. A reference to a person includes firms, companies government entities, trusts and partnerships; 

  4. “Including” is understood to mean “including without limitation”; 

  5. Reference to any statutory provision includes any modification or amendment of it;

  6. The headings and subheadings do not form part of this privacy policy.

 

Scope of this privacy policy

 

3. This privacy policy applies only to the actions of SOUNDLE LTD and Users with respect to this Website that can be accessed from this Website including, but not limited to, any links we may provide to social media websites. 

 

4. For purposes of the applicable Data Protection Law, SOUNDLE LTD is the “data controller”. This means that SOUNDLE LTD determines the purposes for which, and the manner in which, your Data is processed.

 

Data Collected

 

5. We may collect the following Data, which includes personal Data, from you;

  1. Name;

  2. Date of birth; 

  3. Contact Information such as email address and telephone number;

 

In each case, in accordance with this privacy policy.

 

How we collect Data 

 

6. We collect Data in the following ways:

  1. Data is given to us by you; and 

  2. Data is collected automatically.

 

Data that is given to us by you

 

7. SOUNDLE LTD will collect your Data in a number of ways, for example:

  1. When you contact us through the Website, by telephone, post or e-mail or through any other means

  2. When you register with us and setup an account to receive our products and services;

  3. When you complete surveys that we use for research purposes (although you are not obligated to respond to them)

  4. When you enter a competition or promotion through a social media platform;

  5. When you make payments to us, through this Website or otherwise;

 

In each case, in accordance with this privacy policy.

 

Data that is collected automatically

 

8. To the extent that you access the Website, we will collect your Data automatically, for example:

 

  1. We automatically collect some information about your visit to the Website. This information helps us to make improvements to the Website content and navigation, and includes your IP address, the data, times and frequency with which you access the Website and the way you use and interact with its content. 

 

  1. We will collect your Data automatically via cookies, in line with the cookie settings on your browser. For more information about cookies, and how we use them on the Website, see the section below, headed “Cookies”.

 

Our use of Data

 

9. Any or all of the above Data may be required by us from time to time in order to provide you with the best possible service and experience when using our Website. Specifically, Data may be used by us for the following reasons:

 

  1. For internal record keeping;

  2. Improvement of our products and services;

  3. Transmission by email of marketing materials that may be of interest to you;

  4.  Contact for market research purposes which may be done using email, telephone, fax or mail. Such information may be used to customise or update the Website.

 

In each case, in accordance with the privacy policy

 

10. We may use your Data for the above purposes if we deem it necessary to do so for our legitimate interest. If you are not satisfied with this, you have the right to object in certain circumstances (see the section headed “Your rights” below).

 

11. For the delivery of direct marketing to you via email, we’ll need your consent, whether via an opt-in or soft-opt-in:

 

  1. soft-opt-in consent is a specific type of consent which applies when you have previously engaged with us (for example, you contact us to ask us for more details about a particular product/service, and we are marketing similar products/services). Under “soft opt-in” consent, we will take your consent as given unless you opt-out. 

  2.  For other types of e-marketing, we are required to obtain your explicit consent; that is, you need to take positive and affirmative action when consenting by, for example, checking a tick box that we’ll provide.

  3. If you are not satisfied with our approach to marketing, you have the right to withdraw consent at any time. To find out how to withdraw your consent, see the section headed “Your rights” below. 

 

12. When you register with us and set up an account to receive our services or product, the legal basis for this processing is the performance of a contract between you and us and/or taking steps, at your request, to enter into such a contract. 

 

13. We may use your Data to show you SOUNDLE LTD adverts and other content on other websites. If you do not want us to use your data to show you SOUNDLE LTD adverts and other content on other websites, please turn off the relevant cookies (please refer to the section headed “Cookies” below). 

 

Who we share Data with

 

14. We may share your Data with the following groups of people for the following reasons:

  1. Relevant authorities - to facilitate the detection of crime due to the breach of the terms and conditions;

 

In each case, in accordance with this privacy policy

 

Keeping Data secure

 

15. We will use technical and organsational measures to safeguard your Data, for example:

 

  1. Access to your account is controlled by a password and a username that is unique to you

  2. We store your Data on secure servers. 

 

16. Technical and organisational measures include measures to deal with any suspected data breach. If you suspect any misuse or loss or unauthorised access to your Data, please let us know immediately by contact this email address: “james@soundle.shop”.

 

17. If you want detailed information from Get Safe Online on how to protect your information and your computers and devices against fraud, identity theftm viruses and many other online problems, please visit www.getsafeonline.org. Get Safe Online is supported by HM Government and leading businesses. 

Data retention 

 

18. Unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law, we will only hold your Data on our systems for the period necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this privacy policy or until your request that the Data be deleted. 

 

19. Even if we delete your Data, it may persist on backup or archival media for legal, tax or regulatory purposes. 

 

Your rights

 

You have the following rights in relation to your Data:

 

  1. Right to access - the right to request (i) copies of the information we hold about you at any time, or (ii) that we modify, update or delete such information. If we provide you with access to the information we hold about you, we will not charge you for this, unless your request is “manifestly unfounded or excessive.” Where we are legally permitted to do so, we may refuse your request. If we refuse your request, we will tell you the reasons why. 

 

  1. Right to correct - the right to have your Data rectified if it is inaccurate or incomplete. 

 

  1. Right to erase - the right to request that we delete or remove your Data from our systems. 

 

  1. Right to restrict our use of your Data - the right to “block” us from using your Data or limit the way in which we can use it. 

 

  1. Right to data portability - the right to request that we move, copy or transfer your Data. 

 

  1. Right to object - the right to object to our use of your Data including where we use it for our legitimate interests. 

 

21. To make enquiries, exercise any of your rights set out above, or withdraw your consent of the processing of your Data (where consent is our legal basis for processing your Data) please contact us via this email address: “james@soundle.shop”. 

 

22. If you are not satisfied with the way a complaint you make in relation to your Data is handled by us, you may be able to refer your complaint to the relevant data protection authority. For the Uk this is the Information Commissioner Office (ICO). The ICO’s contact details can be found on their website at https://ico.org.uk/.

 

23. It is important that the Data we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed if your Data changes during the period for which we hold it. 

 

Links to other websites

 

24. This website may, from time to time, provide you with links to other websites. We have no control of these websites. This privacy policy does not extend to your use of such websites. You are advised to read the privacy policy or statement of other websites prior to using them. 

 

Changes of business ownership and control 


 

25. SOUNDLE LTD may, from time to time, expand or reduce our business and this may involve the sale and/or transfer or control of all or part of SOUNDLE LTD. Data provided by Users will, where it is relevant to any part of our business so transferred, be transferred along with that part and the new owner or newly controlling party will, under the terms of this privacy policy, be permitted to use the Data for the purposes for which it was originally supplied to us. 

 

26. We may also disclose Data to a prospective purchaser of our business or any part of it.

 

27. In the above instances, we will take steps with the aim of ensuring your privacy is protected. 

 

Cookies

 

28. This Website may place and access certain cookies on your computer. SOUNDLE LTD uses Cookies to improve your browsing experience whilst using the Website and improve our range of products and services. SOUNDLE LTD has carefully chosen these cookies and has taken steps to ensure that your privacy is protected and respected at all times. 

 

29. All Cookies used by this Website are used in accordance with the current UK and EU Cookie Law. 

 

30. Before the Website places Cookies on your computer, you will be presented with a message bar requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies, you are enabling SOUNDLE LTD to provide a better experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies; however certain features of the Website may not function fully or as intended 

 

31. This Website may place the following Cookies: 

 

  1. Strictly necessary cookies - These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services. 

 

  1. Analytical/Performance cookies - They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

 

  1. Functionality cookies -  These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region). By using the Website, you agree to our placement of functionality cookies. 

 

  1. Targeting cookies - These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. WE may also share this information with third parties for this purpose. 

 

32. You can find a list of Cookies that we use in the Cookies Schedule. 

 

33. You can choose to enable or disable cookies in your internet browser. By default, most browsers accept cookies but this can be changed. For further information, please see the help menu in your browser. You can switch off cookies at any time, however, you may lose any information that enables you to access the website more quickly and efficiently. 

 

34. You can choose to delete Cookies at any time; however, you may lose any information that enables you to access the website more quickly and efficiently including but not limited to, personal settings. 

 

35. It is recommended that you ensure that your internet browser is up to date and that you consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of your internet browser if you are unsure about adjusting your privacy settings.

 

36. For more information generally on cookies, including how to disable them, please refer to “www.aboutcookies.org”. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer. 

 

General

 

37. You may not transfer any of your rights under this privacy policy to any other person. We may transfer our rights under this privacy policy where we reasonably believe your rights will not be affected. 

 

38. If any court or competent authority finds that any provision of this privacy policy (or part of any provision) is invalid, illegal or unenforceable, that provision or part-provision will, to the extent required, be deemed to be deleted, and the validity and enforceability of the other provisions of this policy will not be affected. 

 

39. Unless otherwise agreed, no delay, act or omission by party in exercising any right or remedy will be deemed to waiver of that, or any other, right or remedy. 

40. This agreement will be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws in England and Wales. All disputes arising under this agreement will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English and Welsh courts. 

 

Changes to this privacy policy

 

41. SOUNDLE LTD reserves the right to change this privacy policy as we may deem necessary from time to time or as may be required by law. Any changes will be immediately communicated and posted on the Website and you are deemed to have accepted the terms of the privacy policy on your first use of the Website following the alterations. 

 

You may contact SOUNDLE LTD by email at “james@soundle.shop”.

 

This privacy policy was created on 25 June 2022

 

Cookies

 

Below is a list of cookies that we use. We have tried to ensure this is a complete and up to date list, but if you think we have missed a cookie or there is any discrepancy, please contact us. 

 

Strictly necessary 

 

We use the following strictly necessary cookies:

 

  1. Basket - We use this cookie to remember you and maintain your session and basket. 

 

Functionality 

 

We use the following cookies for functionality:

  1. Targeting - We use this cookie to identify your computer and analyse traffic patterns on our website.

 

Analytical/Performance

 

We use the following analytical/performance cookies:

  1. User Usage Analysis - We use this cookie to help us analyse how users use this website. 

 

Targeting

 

We use the following targeting cookies: 

  1. Advertising - We use this cookie to enable us to show you adverts whilst you are browsing our website and other websites on the internet.