is a service maintained by Midas Internet Limited ("MIDAS").
MIDAS are registered with the Data Protection Act 1998.
MIDAS complies with the eight Data Protection Principles.
In summary they require that data shall be:
1. fairly and lawfully processed
2. processed for limited purposes
3. adequate, relevant and not excessive
5. not kept longer than necessary
6. processed in accordance with the data subjects' rights
8. not transferred to countries outside the EEA without
MIDAS is committed to responsible management of consumer
data. We comply with all rules, both ethical and legal,
with respect to the use of consumer information obtained
by us and we adhere strictly to all industry guidelines
at all times. We undertake to continuously monitor our
management of the use and security of consumer information
to uphold your rights.
This statement outlines the type of information we collect
and store, our usage policy, and whom to contact with
questions or concerns. Midas Internet Limited owns and
operates this Web site. We serve online advertisements
to users of Web sites operated by clients signed to
www.pressbox.co.uk, MIDAS will not collect any personally-identifiable
information about you (name, address, telephone number,
email address) unless you provide it to us voluntarily.
If you do not want your personal information collected,
please do not submit it.
Once collected, such data will be held within the European
Union and the European Economic Area and will only be
used for the specific purpose for which it was sought
and to which you consented. It will not be used for
any other purpose whatsoever. Any personal data we hold
on you will be deleted or updated upon request and any
inaccurate or misleading data held will be changed or
deleted upon your request. If you no longer wish to
receive the information for which your data was collected,
or should you wish your data to be deleted or amended
for any reason, please let us know by contacting us
at the email address or telephone number listed at the
bottom of this Statement.
Any data supplied by you will be kept secure in accordance
with the requirements of our data protection licence
and with the directions of the Data Protection Commissioner
through whom this licence is held.
Details of the data we hold on you will be provided
on request although we reserve the right to charge the
relevant statutory disclosure fee (where appropriate).
Any request of this nature should be directed to the
e-mail address shown at the bottom of this notice.
Identifiable Information Collected Automatically
each visitor to www.pressbox.co.uk, our Web server automatically
recognizes your domain, the type of Internet browser
you are using, the type of computer operating system
you are using, and the domain name of the Web site from
which you linked to our site. This non-personally identifiable
information is collected automatically, used for internal
review, then discarded.
holds the consumer relationship in the highest regard
To ensure that consumers have the ultimate right to
control dissemination of their personal information.
We support the self-regulation efforts of the direct
marketing industry and believe this action is the best
way to protect consumer privacy. We support legislation
and regulatory efforts, which introduce fair, workable
guidelines that protect the privacy of consumers. We
will work to ensure that any such guidelines are consistent
with and complement established self-regulatory measures,
and that they allow the consumer to continue receiving
the benefits that sophisticated marketing techniques
To comply with all relevant legislation at all times
and to implement such legislation as required.
To monitor privacy issues and assure that any changes
in legislation or industry standards regarding privacy
constant contact with our client Web sites to identify
and resolve misunderstandings about the law, industry
compliance with all self-regulatory and legislative
obligations relating to the use of consumer data.
To work with recognised trade associations and organizations
that support consumer privacy. We actively participate
in the efforts of Europe's Direct Marketing Industry
to establish industry guidelines that safeguard the
individual right to privacy.
To provide services that benefit both consumers and
marketers. Consumers benefit from our services through
the realisation of lower prices that result from the
marketers' more efficient communications approach. In
addition, consumers realise savings in time and expense
by being able to shop via the Internet. Marketers can
better tailor their products and services to meet the
needs of their customers with our assistance. Further,
they can refine their promotional efforts to target
only those customers for whose benefit the products
have been produced.
that in some areas of the site we use "cookies". A cookie
is a software application that enables a site to customise
its services to the interests of the user. This is achieved
by tracking the user's navigation of the site and storing
that information on the user's hard drive. For example,
a cookie can be used to store registration information
in an area of the site so that a user does not have to
provide it on subsequent visits to that area.
Cookies are used to better personalise the content,
banners and promotions that you will see. We may use
this information to research and understand how our
user's habits are similar or different so that we can
enhance your experience on our Web site.
We may transfer your personal data for internal business
purposes to locations outside the European Economic
Area, some of which may have different data protection
laws to the UK, or no data protection laws.
You have a right to know about the personal information
MIDAS holds about you. You also have a right to have
your data corrected or deleted. Please e-mail questions
or requests for more information about MIDAS's privacy
policies and initiatives to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Anyone may request the removal of his or her name from
MIDAS's marketing database by sending an e-mail to email@example.com.
You must provide your name, complete street address,
city, country, post code and e-mail address. Any data
we hold on you will be deleted from our existing files
upon receipt of such notice. If you have any queries
about this Privacy Statement or wish to resume receiving
information which you may have previously opted out
from receiving, please contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org
or by telephone us on 020 7667 6854 or write to us at 18b Charles St, London, W1J 5DU