The organisers of the Worst EU Lobbying Awards are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors. We believe you have the right to privacy on the web. This policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.
1. What information do we collect?
We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:
(a) information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website including your IP address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and number of page views;
(b) information relating to any transactions carried out between you and us on or in relation to this website;
(c) information that you provide to us for casting a vote in the Worst EU Lobbying Awards or for subscribing to our emainotifications; and
(d) any other information that you choose to send to us.
2. Do we use cookies?
The Worst EU Lobbying Awards website uses "cookies" to help personalise your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of this website. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users' computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store this information. Google's privacy policy is available at: http://www.google.com/privacypolicy.html.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the www.worstlobby.eu or other web sites you visit.
3. How will we use your personal data?
Personal data submitted on this website will be used for the purposes specified in this privacy policy or in relevant parts of the website.
We may use your personal information to:
(a) administer the website;
(b) avoid multiple voting
(c) send you email notifications which you have specifically requested;
(d) deal with enquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to the website.
We will not sell, rent or share your personal data with third party organisations.
4. Other disclosures
In addition to the disclosures reasonably necessary for the purposes identified elsewhere in this privacy policy, we will disclose information about you only when required to do so by law.
5. Security of your personal data
We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. You are responsible for keeping your user details confidential.
6. Policy amendments
We may update this privacy policy from time-to-time by posting a new version on our website. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes. We may also notify you of changes to our privacy policy by email.
7. Your rights
On receipt of proof of identity and a written request you may have a copy of any information that we hold about you. Please e-mail the Website Manager subscriptions@worstlobby.eu or write to:
Worst EU Lobbying Awards -- Data Protection
c/o Corporate Europe Observatory
Rue d’Edimbourg 26
B-1050 Brussels
Belgium
We will reply within forty days.
8. Third party websites
The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.
9. Updating information
Please let us know if the personal information which we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated by contacting us via subscriptions@worstlobby.eu
10. Unsubscribing
You may unsubscribe from Worst EU Lobbying Awards email notifications at any time by contacting subscriptions@worstlobby.eu
11. Contact
If you have any questions about this privacy policy or our treatment of your personal data, please write to us by email subscriptions@worstlobby.eu or by post to:
 
 
Worst EU Lobbying Awards -- Data Protection
c/o Corporate Europe Observatory
Rue d’Edimbourg 26
B-1050 Brussels
Belgium