This Privacy Notice sets out the details of how Maria-Olga Tsopela (aka Olia Tsopela-George) t/as The Dancer Next Door LLC (“we”, “us”, “our”) as data controller, collects and processes your personal data obtained directly from you, or through our website located at www.thedancernextdoor.com, or our other online platforms and social media channels which, for the purposes of this privacy notice, shall be collectively referred to as (“the Website”).

For the purposes of this Privacy Notice, personal data shall mean any information that can be used to identify an individual whether directly or indirectly (“Personal Data”).

Please read through the content of this Privacy Notice carefully and ensure that you understand it. If you do not understand the content of this Privacy Notice or do not accept or agree with it then you must stop using the Website and/ or accessing our other online platforms, social media groups and any other associated groups or pages immediately. If you have already provided us with any Personal Data then you must contact us immediately.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Notice or require more information concerning our privacy and data protection practices please contact us at [email protected].

What personal data do we process, why do we process it, and how do we collect it

We may process Personal Data that you provide to us by subscribing to a newsletter or email list, requesting information through a contact form, or by any other communication via email, text, Meta Platforms, Pinterest, Tik Tok, YouTube or through our Website. 

We may also process your personal data through the use of cookies or other tracking software on our Website. Please refer to our separate cookie policy for further information. 

We may also process Personal Data received from third parties such as Meta Platforms Ireland Limited, Google, Pinterest, Youtube, Paypal, Stripe, ConvertKit, Acuity Scheduling, Zoom, WordPress, Outlook or other information, analytic or advertising providers or other search or payment processing services.  

When we process your Personal Data we will comply with the relevant data protection laws and principles such as the General Data Protection Regulation (EU Regulation 2016/679) (“GDPR”), which means that your data will be used lawfully, fairly and in a transparent way, kept securely and only for as long as necessary for the purposes we have told you about. 

We shall only collect and process your Personal Data for purposes that are clearly outlined prior to you providing us with your data, or for a legitimate reason. 

Whenever we process your Personal Data we do so on the basis of a lawful condition this will either be because you have given your consent for us to process your data, where we are under a contractual or legal obligation, or where it is in our legitimate interests to do so.

We do not carry out automated decision making or any type of automated profiling.

The types of Personal Data which we process will vary depending on your own specific circumstances but typically can include:

  • Personal Information: which may include your name, date of birth, email address, phone number, business contact details, correspondence address, IP address. We shall process this data for the purposes of communicating with you and keeping our records on the lawful grounds of legitimate interest;

  • Customer or Client Information: should you purchase goods and/or services from us then we may process information in connection with your purchase, and the supply of that purchase, as well as keeping appropriate records. Such information may include your Personal Information, billing address, delivery address, credit card or other payment details and we shall process it on contractual grounds;

  • User Information: this may include comments or statements that you may make or post via our Website, online platforms or social media channels, images, documents or videos that you share on or through our Website or through any of our pages or other online platforms, and information concerning your use of our Website or other online platforms such as your browser information, pixel ID, page views, pages visited, number of visits and where appropriate log-in details. We shall process this information to analyse and monitor usage and content of our Website and other     platforms and channels to ensure the content is relevant to you, to support our administration and record keeping requirements, and to maintain security of our systems on legitimate interest grounds;

  • Promotional Information: this may include information you provide in connection with any promotions, marketing or advertising from us or our third parties. We shall use this information to provide relevant offers and advertisements, competitions and promotions and other free resources and to monitor our promotional activity, keep records and compile analytics on legitimate interest grounds.

We may also process your Personal Data to deliver or send relevant advertisements to you through our Website and to analyse the success and effectiveness of such adverts for our legitimate interest purposes of promoting and growing our business. 

In accordance with the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations (PECR) we may also send you relevant advertisements or marketing information if you:

  • have ever purchased or enquired about our products or services; and

  • at the time of your purchase or enquiry you agreed to receive advertising or marketing information from us and you have not opted out from receiving that information.

Where we contact you through email, we shall ensure that our emails clearly display the location of the sender and include clear options for you to opt-out from receiving contact from us in accordance with the CAN-SPAM Act.

Special Category Data

To allow us to deliver our services to you we need to process special category data which will include information concerning any previous injuries or relevant medical conditions. We require your explicit consent to undertake this processing and we will contact you to obtain this. 

Disclosure of Personal Data

We may use any of the following external service providers to support our business and may share your personal data with those third parties:

  • Meta Platforms Ireland Limited

  • Pinterest;

  • Google;

  • Paypal;

  • Stripe;

  • ConvertKit;

  • Zoom;

  • Dropbox;

  • Acuity Scheduling;

  • WordPress

  • Outlook

  • YouTube

  • Tik Tok

  • ThriveCart.

We understand that all of these third parties have appropriate technical and security processes in place to protect your data.

We may also share your personal data as follows:

  • where it is necessary for external service providers who have been engaged by us to assist in the provision of services to our clients and customers;

  • where it is required by our professional support teams;

  • where we are required by a government body or legal obligation or to protect our rights;

  • where it is required in connection with the sale or purchase of any business or assets;

Where we have outsourced a function or activity to an external service provider, we will only disclose Personal Data that the service provider needs to undertake that function or activity, and we require external service providers to agree to keep your Personal Data secure in accordance with the relevant law.

We agree not to share your Personal Data with any third party for that third party’s marketing purposes unless we have obtained your consent to do so. 

Transfer of Personal Data

Our Website is located within the United States, State of Wyoming, County of Natrona and your data will be processed in the United States. We comply with the Internet laws applicable to that country. 

We may also transfer your Personal Data to a third-party service provider which requires your Data to be transferred outside of the USA. Where your Data is transferred outside of the USA by our third-party service providers, we understand that they comply with the following standards relating to the security of your Personal Data:

I.    Meta Platforms Ireland Limited utilise standard contractual clauses approved by the European Commission and rely on the European Commission’s adequacy decisions about certain countries, as applicable, for data transfers from the EEA to the United States and other countries.;

II. Pinterest may transfer the personal data of EEA residents to a country outside the EEA. When they transfer information from the EEA to a country that doesn’t provide an adequate level of protection, they’ll only do so under appropriate safeguards to protect your information, such as standard contractual clauses. Pinterest complies with the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)

III. Google complies with the European Commission adequacy decisions, UK adequacy regulations, Swiss adequacy decisions; 

IV. Stripe uses one or more of the following: EU Standard Contractual Clauses with a data recipient outside the EEA, Switzerland or the UK, verification that the recipient has implemented Binding Corporate Rules, or other legal methods available to us under applicable law.

V. Zoom Where personal data of users in the EEA, Switzerland, or the UK is being transferred to a recipient located in a country outside the EEA, Switzerland, or the UK which has not been recognized as having an adequate level of data protection, we ensure that the transfer is governed by the European Commission’s standard contractual clauses. Zoom follows the California Consumer Privacy Act;

VI. Dropbox When transferring data from the European Union, the European Economic Area, the United Kingdom and Switzerland, Dropbox relies upon a variety of legal mechanisms, such as contracts with our customers and affiliates, Standard Contractual Clauses and the European Commission’s adequacy decisions about certain countries, as applicable. Dropbox is overseen by the US Federal Trade Commission.;

VII. WordPress https://wordpress.org/about/privacy/;

VIII. ConvertKit complies with the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) https://convertkitdevo.wpengine.com/privacy;

IX. Acuity Scheduling relies upon a number of means to transfer personal information which is subject to: (a) the European General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) in accordance with Chapter V of the GDPR; or (b) applicable UK data privacy laws in accordance therewith. These include:

  • Standard data protection clauses. They transfer, in accordance with Article 46 of the GDPR, personal information to recipients that have entered into the European Commission approved contract for the transfer of personal data outside the European Economic Area. They transfer, in accordance with UK law, personal information to recipients that have entered into the UK Information Commissioner’s Office approved international data transfer agreement and the UK addendum to such European Commission approved contract. 

  • Other means. They may, in accordance with Articles 45 and 46 of the GDPR, transfer personal information to recipients that are in a country the European Commission or a European data protection supervisory authority has confirmed, by decision, offers an adequate level of data protection, pursuant to an approved certification mechanism or code of conduct, together with binding, enforceable commitments from the recipient to apply the appropriate safeguards, including as regards data subjects’ rights, or to processors which have committed to comply with binding corporate rules;

X. ThriveCart signed Data Processing Addendum (including Model Clauses) with AWS which covers transfer of data from within the European Union to the US.

XI. Tik Tok https://www.tiktok.com/legal/page/row/privacy-policy/en .

Where we transfer data to parties not listed above that are outside of the EEA then we will ensure that at least one of the following conditions is met: 

  • You have given your express consent;

  • The country has an approved adequate level of protection for personal data;

  • It is legally required;

  • It is authorised by the relevant data protection authority. 

Data security

We take the protection of your Personal Data seriously and have taken suitable and reasonable steps to protect the Personal Data we hold from misuse, loss, unauthorised access, and any modification or disclosure. 

We limit access to your Personal Data to those employees, agents, contractors or third parties who have a business need to know.  They will only process your Data on our instructions and must keep it confidential.

If you are submitting Personal Data over the internet that you wish to remain private, please note that while attempts are made to secure information transmitted to this site, there are inherent risks in transmitting information across the internet. If you prefer, we can arrange for you to submit your Personal Data through alternative means. Please contact us to discuss alternative methods. 

Data retention

We will not keep your Personal Data for longer than is required with regard to the purpose for which it was collected by us or provided by you including any legal or record keeping requirements and will take reasonable steps to destroy or permanently de-identify your Personal Data when it is no longer required.

Your rights in relation to the data we hold 

You have rights in relation to your Personal Data these include the right to access and receive a copy of your Personal Data, to ask us to correct any errors, to erase your Personal Data, to restrict or object to how your information is processed. You can find out more about your rights by visiting https://ico.org.uk/your-data-matters/. 

To ensure the information we hold about you remains accurate please contact us using the email address above if at any time your personal details change.

Where you have provided your consent for us to process your Personal Data you can withdraw that consent at any time. Should you wish to do so please contact us at the above email address.

Cookies and Similar Technologies:

“Cookies” are pieces of information that may be placed on your computer by a service for the purpose of facilitating and enhancing your communication and interaction with that service. Many services use cookies for these purposes. We may use cookies (and similar items such as clear gifs, web beacons, tags, etc.) on our Service to customize your visit and for other purposes to make your visit more convenient or to enable us to enhance our Service. We may also use and place cookies (and similar items) on your computer from our third party service providers in connection with the Service, such as an analytics provider that helps us manage and analyze Service usage, as described more fully below. In addition, our advertisers and business partners may set cookies and similar items on your computer when you use our Service. You may stop or restrict the placement of cookies on your computer or flush them from your browser by adjusting your web browser preferences, in which case you may still use our Service, but it may interfere with some of its functionality. Cookies and similar items are not used by us to automatically retrieve personally identifiable information from your computer without your knowledge.

If you delete your cookies, change browsers or use a different cookie, our cookie (or an opt-out cookie) may no longer work and you will have to reinput (or opt-out) again.

Analytics and Conversion Tracking:

We may use analytics services that use cookies, javascript and similar technologies to help us analyze how users use the Service. The information generated by these services about your use of the Service (including your IP address or a truncated version of your IP address) is transmitted to and stored by analytics service providers on their servers. Those service providers will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your, and other users’, use of the Service, compiling reports for us on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and Internet usage.

We may collect information about your computer, including your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and in order to create reports. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.

For example, we use cookies on our site for Google Analytics (the “Analytics Service”). The Analytics Service is a web-based analytics tool that helps website owners understand how visitors engage with their website. The Analytics Service customers can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so that they can improve it.

Like many services, the Analytics Service uses first-party cookies to track visitor interactions as in our case, where they are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We then use the information to compile reports and to help us improve our site.

Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. These cookies are used to store information, such as the time that the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before and what site referred the visitor to the web page.

The Analytics Service collects information anonymously. They report website trends without identifying individual visitors. You can opt out of the Analytics Service without affecting how you visit our site. For more information on opting out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you use, visit https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

We may also use Google conversion tracking and/or similar services to help us understand your and other users’ use of the Service.

Protection for Children:

We generally do not collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If at any time in the future we plan to collect personally identifiable information from children under 13, such collection and use, to the extent applicable, shall, when required, be done in compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”) and appropriate consent from the child’s parent or guardian will be sought where required by COPPA. When we become aware that personally identifiable information from a child under 13 has been collected without such child’s parent or guardian’s consent, we will use all reasonable efforts to delete such information from our database.

Links to other sites

The Website may contain links to other sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of those websites and have no knowledge of whether cookies or other tracking devices are used on any such linked sites. If you have any concerns regarding the privacy of your information you should ensure you are aware of the privacy policies of those sites before disclosing any personal information.

Changes to this Privacy Notice

We reserve the right to alter or amend this Privacy Notice without any prior notice to you. Should our Privacy Notice be altered, the new Privacy Notice will be posted on the Website.

Your first use of our Website after the date of any amendments or alterations will constitute your acceptance of such changes therefore, we recommend you rev ie this Privacy Notice regularly to keep informed of any changes.

Governing Law:

This Privacy Policy and our legal obligations hereunder are subject to the laws of the State of Wyoming regardless of your location. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of and venue in the courts located in the State of Wyoming, County of Natrona, in all disputes arising out of or relating to the Services.

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