Privacy policy

Privacy Statement

The following statement concerns data collection its use and how this affects you in your interactions with DermaVeritas.org. We are committed to protecting your privacy and take all measures possible to ensure that your personal information remains secure.

Collection of your Personal Information

DermaVeritas.org collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. These may be obtained for example if you make a donation, purchase products or take part in events or campaigns. DermaVeritas.org also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your Postcode, age, gender, preferences, interests and favourites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by DermaVeritas.org. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by DermaVeritas for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of DermaVeritas.org Website.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through DermaVeritas public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: DermaVeritas does not read any of your private online communications.

DermaVeritas.org encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from DermaVeritas.org so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. DermaVeritas.org is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of DermaVeritas.org and DermaVeritas.org family of Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information

DermaVeritas.org collects and uses your personal information to operate DermaVeritas Web site and deliver the services you have requested. DermaVeritas.org also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from DermaVeritas.org and its affiliates. DermaVeritas.org may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

DermaVeritas.org does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. DermaVeritas.org may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, DermaVeritas.org may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to DermaVeritas.org, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

DermaVeritas.org does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

DermaVeritas.org keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within DermaVeritas.org, in order to determine what DermaVeritas services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising.

DermaVeritas.org will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on DermaVeritas.org or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of DermaVeritas.org; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of DermaVeritas.org, or the public.

Use of Cookies

DermaVeritas.org Web site uses “cookies” to help you personalize 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.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalise DermaVeritas pages, or register with DermaVeritas site or services, a cookie helps DermaVeritas.org to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same DermaVeritas Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use DermaVeritas.org features that you customized.

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 DermaVeritas.org services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

DermaVeritas.org secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. DermaVeritas.org secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. DermaVeritas.org had taken the necessary steps to ensure that your data remains secure and in compliance with global data protection regulations. 

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Your Rights

If you wish to exercise any of the following entitlements please contact us at admin@dermaveritas.org

The right to be informed about the collection and use of your personal data.

The right of access to your personal data.

The right to have inaccurate data rectified.

The right to have all personal data erased.

The right to restrict or suppress personal data.

The right to obtain and reuse your personal data.

The right to object to the processing of your personal data; and

The right to object to automated decision making and profiling.

Once we have verified your identity you are entitled to obtain the following information:

Why we process and store your data.

What data we have stored.

What data if any has been transmitted to a third party and details of the recipient.

How long we retain your data and why.

Whether we have used automated decision making and profiling.

You can request any of the above by contacting us at admin@dermaveritas.org or writing to us at:

DermaVeritas

1440 W Taylor St. #801

Chicago IL 60607

Changes to this Statement

DermaVeritas.org will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. DermaVeritas.org encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how DermaVeritas.org is protecting your information.

Contact Information

DermaVeritas.org welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that DermaVeritas.org has not adhered to this Statement, please contact DermaVeritas.org at admin@dermaveritas.org. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.