Version 1.0, last updated: May 21th, 2018
Your privacy is as important to us as it is to you. We know you hate SPAM and so do we. That’s why we’ll never sell or share your information with anyone without your consent. We respect your rights and will do everything in our power to protect your information. In the interest of full disclosure we provide this notice explaining our online information collection practices.
Genious, Inc. and its associated companies act as joint data controllers, who are jointly responsible for compliance with data protection legislation. Genious, Inc. is primarily responsible for exercising of rights of data subjects and providing information about data processing.
Genious, Inc. Downloadable Software Product. Any Genious, Inc. Software Product that can be downloaded and installed on a device.
Genious, Inc. Software as a Service. Any Genious, Inc. Software Product that is offered as a hosted solution, where the software is installed and maintained by Genious, Inc. and provided to you as a service.
Genious, Inc. Website. Any website that is the property of Genious, Inc., including but not limited to everything hosted under the domains Genious.co, Genious.com.lb, Genious.world, Genious.social, Genious.online, Genious.asia, Genious.live, and genious.xyz.
Genious, Inc. Account. An account you create and which Genious, Inc. may use in communicating with you or providing Genious, Inc. Products to you, which contains your first name, last name, email, and username. It is accessed via a username and password and can be used to manage your Personal Data.
Genious, Inc. Software Products, Genious, Inc. Downloadable Software Products, Genious, Inc. Website, and Genious, Inc. Software as a Service may be collectively referred to as "Genious, Inc. Products".
Personal Data means any data relating to an identified or identifiable natural person.
We collect data for various reasons, such as:
You may object to the processing of your personal data for the purposes b) to e) at any time.
Categories of data involved in data processing include:
Where appropriate, we will prompt you to give us your consent to the collection and processing of your data as described above. This may happen within Genious, Inc. Products, on Genious, Inc. Website, or in another environment set up by Genious, Inc., always in a clear and conspicuous manner. You can manage your data and opt-outs as described in the Transparency section below.
Our products and services are not designed for and are not offered to children under the age of 13. If we discover that a person under the age of 13 has submitted information directly to us, we will endeavor to delete the information from our systems.
We may share your data with certain Third Party Service Providers which help us provide you with Genious, Inc. Products or services, or to run our business, for example to providers of data storage and backup services. We may also share your data with individual representatives of your company.
Your personal data may also be shared with other organizations or individuals if we have obtained your consent to do so.
We may also share your data with certain third parties if we are obliged to do so under applicable legislation (especially with tax authorities or with other government bodies exercising their statutory powers) or if such sharing is necessary to achieve the purposes defined above (especially with government bodies or with parties harmed by your illegal acts, if applicable).
To secure your personal data, our products and services are designed with security and privacy in mind.
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
We encrypt your data in transfer and at rest where it is technically feasible. External web resources are protected by SSL encryption.
We review the processes of personal data usage before implementing them. This is done to minimize data usage and to make sure that you as the data owner is informed about the processing. When the reason for data storage expires, we remove your personal data from our servers or anonymize it for further usage. By the nature of the activity within which your data is collected, it may appear in datasets used for research. Before using the datasets for research or other purposes you are not informed of, we remove or anonymize your personal data in the datasets.
In order for us to contact you, a user must first complete the contact form. When completing the form, a user is required to give certain information (such as name and email address). This information is used to contact you about the products/services on our site in which you have expressed interest. At your option, you may also provide demographic information (such as gender or age) about yourself, but it is not required.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
You may manage your Personal Data in your Genious, Inc. Account, including providing us with an opt-out for certain kinds of data collection. You are responsible for the correctness of the Personal Data you provide to us. We expect you to check the Personal Data you provide to us and if any inconsistency takes place, update your Personal Data or report the inconsistency to Genious, Inc..
As permitted by applicable law, all users may request a copy of the information that we hold about them. To do so, please go to your Genious, Inc. Account and ask for a copy through the means available there, or contact firstname.lastname@example.org. We may charge a fee in accordance with applicable law for this service.
Moreover, as set out in locally applicable personal data protection law, you may have the right to: (i) request access to your personal data; (ii) request rectification of your personal data; (iii) request erasure of your personal data; (iv) request a restriction on the processing of your personal data; (v) request personal data portability; or (vi) object to the processing of your personal data.
These rights can be exercised via the email address email@example.com.
You may also contact Genious, Inc. to get up-to-date information about your personal data processing and any personal data recipients.
You may lodge a complaint related to the processing of your personal data with the competent data protection supervisory authority, i.e. in the Republic of Lebanon The Cyber Crime and Intellectual Property Rights Bureau, with its registered office at Beirut-Lebanon, phone number: +961 1 422000. For more information, please visit https://www.isf.gov.lb.