Last Updated: July 23, 2019
This site, The Self Publisher (“Site”), is owned by Leverage Creative Group, Inc. and operated by Leverage Creative Group, Inc. (together “Companies,” “we,” “us,” or “our”). This General Data Protection Policy (“GDPR”) is applicable to you (“User,” “you,” or “your”). The terms contained herein apply to all Users of our Sites.
Leverage Creative Group, Inc. has published this General Data Protection Policy to inform our users, customers, and website visitors from the European Economic Area (collectively, “Data Subjects,” “you,” or “your”) about why and on what legal bases Leverage Creative Group, Inc. collects personal data from Data Subjects when visiting our website and/or completing a purchase or other interaction with us. Personal data will be collected and processed in accordance with our https://theselfpublisher.com/?lcg-terms&term=privacy-policy.
If you would like information on how we process personal data via cookies, social plugins, and other types of tracking technology, please also refer to our https://theselfpublisher.com/?lcg-terms&term=cookie-policy.
We will only share your personal data with third parties in the circumstances set out below. We will always comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) when dealing with Data Subjects’ personal data. Further details on GDPR can be found on the website of the Information Commissioner (www.ico.gov.uk).
We reserve the right to amend this policy from time to time without prior notice.
GDPR requires that Leverage Creative Group, Inc., acting either as a data controller (meaning an individual or organization which, alone or jointly with others, determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal data) or as a data processor (meaning an individual or organization which processes personal data on behalf of the data controller), process data in accordance with certain principles of data protection:
For the purposes of the GDPR, our Data Protection Officer (the “DPO”) will be Chase Neely ([email protected]). The DPO is responsible for making sure that Leverage Creative Group, Inc. complies with the GDPR requirements for handling the personal data of Data Subjects. We will regularly review all our holdings of personal data to establish our compliance.
Data Subjects have rights under the GDPR, including:
If you wish to submit a request to exercise one or more of the rights listed above, or to address any questions, comments, or requests about our data processing practices, you can send an e-mail to our DPO at [email protected]. An e-mail requesting to exercise a right shall not be construed as consent to the processing of your personal data beyond what is required for handling your request. Any request should be dated and clearly state which right you wish to exercise and the reasons for it, if such is required. The circumstances may mean we need to undertake verification of your identity before we action your request in order to protect your personal data to the relevant standard. We will promptly inform you of having received this request. If the request proves valid, we will action it as soon as reasonably possible and at the latest thirty (30) days after having received the request.
For more details describing the rights of Data Subjects with regards to personal data, please see our https://theselfpublisher.com/?lcg-terms&term=privacy-policy.
Leverage Creative Group, Inc. will only process personal data where it has a legal basis for doing so (see Annex A attached). Where Leverage Creative Group, Inc., Inc. does not have a legal reason for processing personal data, any processing will be a breach of the terms of GDPR.
Before transferring personal data to any third party, Leverage Creative Group, Inc. will establish that we have a legal reason for making the transfer. We will make a reasonable effort to ensure that your personal data is shared only with organizations that are GDPR compliant in those instances where we have your consent to sharing with third parties or are otherwise permitted by law to do so.
You understand that an essential aspect of our marketing efforts involves making our marketing materials more relevant to you. This means that we collect personal data in order to provide you with communications, promotions, offerings, newsletters, and other advertisements about products and services that may interest you. We will take appropriate technical and organizational measures to keep your personal data safe from unauthorized access or theft, as well as accidental loss, tampering, or destruction. Access by our personnel or our third party processors will be on a need-to-know basis and will be subject to strict confidentiality obligations. You understand, however, that safety and security are best-efforts obligations which can never be guaranteed.
If you are registered to receive communications, promotions, offerings, newsletters, and other advertisements via e-mail or other person-to-person electronic communication channels, you can change your preferences for receiving such communications, promotions, offerings, newsletters and other advertisements by following the opt-out link provided in such communications or by emailing us at [email protected].
Your personal data will normally be kept for up to 3 years. It may be kept for a longer period for reasons such as legal action or required management. For more information on our retention of personal data, please see our [Data Retention Policy].
All data breaches should be referred immediately to the DPO, Chase Neely, at [email protected].
Where Leverage Creative Group, Inc. has identified a personal data breach resulting in a high risk to the rights and freedoms of any Data Subject, we shall alert all affected Data Subjects without undue delay. Leverage Creative Group, Inc. may not be required to tell Data Subjects about a personal data breach where:
If you have a complaint or suggestion about the handling of personal data, please contact our DPO, whose details are listed above.