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Privacy Policy

Introduction

Welcome to FrontPageNews.eu. We are committed to safeguarding the privacy and security of our users’ information. This Privacy Policy outlines our practices regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of your information through our digital platforms, including our website, mobile applications, and other services we offer. By accessing and using our services, you acknowledge and consent to the practices described in this policy.

Scope

This Privacy Policy applies to all users of FrontPageNews.eu and its associated services. It encompasses all personal and non-personal information collected across our platforms, including but not limited to our website, mobile apps, and social media channels. This policy is applicable regardless of how you access or use our services, whether via mobile devices, computers, or other technology.

Information We Collect

We collect a variety of information to provide and improve our services to you. This includes:

How We Use Your Information

The information we collect is used in several ways, including:

Data Sharing and Disclosure

We may share your information with third parties under certain circumstances, including:

Data Retention

We retain your personal information for as long as necessary to provide you with our services, comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements. The specific retention period depends on the type of data and the purposes for which it is processed.

User Rights

You have certain rights regarding your personal information, including:

Security Measures

We implement a range of security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction. These include physical, electronic, and managerial procedures designed to safeguard the information we collect.

International Data Transfers

Your information may be transferred to, and maintained on, computers located outside of your state, province, country, or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ from those of your jurisdiction. We take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Third-Party Services

Our services may include links to third-party websites, plug-ins, and applications. Clicking on those links or enabling those connections may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. We do not control these third-party websites and are not responsible for their privacy statements.

Children's Privacy

FrontPageNews.eu is committed to protecting the privacy of children. Our services are not intended for individuals under the age of 16. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 16. If we become aware that we have collected personal information from a child under 16 without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.

California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)

For California residents, the CCPA grants specific rights regarding access to, deletion of, and sharing of personal information. You have the right to request that we disclose certain information to you about our collection and use of your personal information over the past 12 months. You also have the right to request the deletion of your personal information, subject to certain exceptions.

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

For residents of the European Union, the GDPR provides rights concerning personal data. You have the right to access, correct, delete, and restrict processing of your personal data, the right to data portability, and the right to object to processing.

Legal Basis for Processing

We process your personal information based on several legal bases, including your consent, the necessity to enter into and perform contracts with you, our legitimate interests, and compliance with legal obligations.

Automated Decision-Making

We do not use your personal information for automated decision-making processes that have legal or similarly significant effects on you without human intervention and explicit consent.

Cookie Policy Integration

Our use of cookies and similar technologies is detailed in our Cookie Policy, which is integrated into this Privacy Policy. For more information on how we use cookies and how you can manage them, please refer to our Cookie Policy.

Data Breach Notification

In the event of a data breach that is likely to result in a risk to your rights and freedoms, we will notify you and the appropriate regulatory authorities as required by law.

Dispute Resolution

Any disputes arising under this Privacy Policy will be resolved through our internal dispute resolution process. If unresolved, disputes will be submitted to arbitration or the appropriate regulatory authorities for resolution.

External Audits and Compliance

We regularly undergo external audits to ensure compliance with privacy laws and regulations. We are committed to maintaining the highest standards of data protection and privacy.

Whistleblower Protection

We provide protection for whistleblowers who report privacy violations or unethical behavior. We ensure that all reports are taken seriously and investigated thoroughly without retaliation against the whistleblower.

Ethical Guidelines

Our data collection and processing practices are governed by strict ethical guidelines to ensure fairness, transparency, and respect for user privacy.

Source Protection

We take measures to protect the confidentiality and security of the information sources, especially when the information is sensitive or requires anonymity.

Data Anonymization and Aggregation

Where possible, we anonymize and aggregate personal data to reduce the risk of identification and to use data for statistical analysis and research purposes.

User Control and Consent Mechanism

Users have control over their personal information and can manage their preferences and consent through our user account settings or by contacting us directly.

Data Security Audits

We conduct regular data security audits to assess and improve our data protection measures, ensuring the integrity and confidentiality of user data.

Data Breach Response Team

We have a dedicated data breach response team trained to manage and mitigate the impact of data breaches, ensuring timely and effective response.

Data Processing Records

We maintain detailed records of data processing activities, including the purpose of processing, data categories, and data recipients, to ensure transparency and accountability.

Review and Approval

This Privacy Policy and all related data protection practices are regularly reviewed and approved by our legal and data protection teams to ensure ongoing compliance with applicable laws and regulations.

Contact for Ethical Concerns

For any ethical concerns related to our data processing practices, please contact our ethics committee at ethics@frontpagenews.eu. We are committed to addressing all concerns promptly and thoroughly.

Legal Recourse

Users have the right to legal recourse in instances where they believe their data protection rights have been violated. We encourage users to contact us directly to resolve any issues before seeking legal recourse.

Penalties for Non-Compliance

Failure to comply with this Privacy Policy may result in penalties, including but not limited to, suspension of service, legal action, and fines in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.

Data Subject Rights

We recognize and facilitate the exercise of data subject rights under applicable privacy laws, including the right to access, correct, delete, and restrict processing of personal data, as well as the right to data portability and objection to processing.

Accessibility Features

We strive to make our Privacy Policy and related privacy notices accessible to all users, including those with disabilities. We adhere to guidelines that ensure our digital content is accessible.

Contact for Accessibility Issues

For any issues related to the accessibility of our Privacy Policy or privacy notices, please contact accessibility@frontpagenews.eu. We are committed to providing equal access to information for all users.

Data Retention and Deletion

We retain personal data only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy, unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law. Users can request deletion of their data in accordance with their rights.

International Laws and Regulations

We comply with international privacy laws and regulations, ensuring that our data protection practices meet global standards and requirements.

Cooperation with Law Enforcement

We cooperate with law enforcement and regulatory authorities when required by law, ensuring that any data disclosure complies with legal standards and procedures.

Data Processing Partners

We work with trusted data processing partners who comply with our data protection standards and privacy practices, ensuring the security and privacy of your data.

Legal Obligations

We process personal data to comply with our legal obligations, including but not limited to, responding to legal processes, enforcing our terms of service, and complying with regulatory requirements.

Transparency Reports

We publish transparency reports detailing requests for user data from law enforcement and government agencies, demonstrating our commitment to transparency and accountability.

Grievance Redressal

We provide a mechanism for users to raise grievances related to privacy and data protection. Grievances can be submitted to grievance@frontpagenews.eu, and we ensure timely and fair resolution.

Changes to This Policy

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time to reflect changes in our practices, technology, legal requirements, or other factors. We will notify users of significant changes through our platforms or via email.

Contact Information

For any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy or our data protection practices, please contact us at privacy@frontpagenews.eu or via mail at our registered office address. We are committed to addressing your inquiries and ensuring the protection of your privacy.