Privacy Policy

OVERVIEW

This privacy policy (“Policy”) explains how Lingosnap (“Lingosnap,” “We,” “Us,” “Our”) processes Personal Data which Lingosnap collects from You.

DEFINITIONS

Data Intermediary: Means an organization which Processes personal data on behalf of another organization but does not include an employee of that other organization.

End-User: Means any person or entity with whom the Subscriber interacts using the Service(s).

Personal Data: Means data, whether true or not, about an individual who can be identified — a) from that data; or b) from that data and other information to which the organization has or is likely to have access.

Process: Means any operation or set of operations which is performed on Personal Data or on sets of Personal Data, whether or not by automated means, such as collection, recording, organization, structuring, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, restriction, erasure, or destruction.

Service(s): Shall have the meaning ascribed to it in the Terms.

Subscriber: Means the natural or legal person that has subscribed to the Service(s) by agreeing to the Terms.

Terms: Means the binding contract between Lingosnap and You which governs the access and use of the Service(s) by You available [at].

Website(s): Means the websites that Lingosnap operates. www.lingosnap.co

You and Your: Means an identified or identifiable natural person whose Personal Data Lingosnap Processes.

HOW YOUR DATA IS COLLECTED

1. You directly provide Lingosnap with most of the data We collect. Lingosnap collects Personal Data from You when You:

1.1. Subscribe for any of Lingosnap’s Service(s) by agreeing to the Terms;

1.2. Use or view Lingosnap’s Website(s) via Your browser’s Cookies;

1.3. When You submit web forms on Our Website(s) or as You use interactive features of the Website(s), including participation in surveys, contests;

1.4. When You download and use the Service(s), Lingosnap automatically collects information on the type of device You use, and the operating system version, to perform Our agreement with You.

2. Lingosnap may also receive Your Personal Data indirectly as follows: a) from third party sources like databases and social media but only where We have checked that these third parties either have Your consent or are otherwise legally permitted or required to disclose your personal information to us; b) Lingosnap may also obtain Personal Data if You authorize Lingosnap to connect with a third-party service. Lingosnap will access and store Your name, email address(es), current city, profile picture URL, and other Personal Data that the third-party service makes available to Lingosnap, and use and disclose it in accordance with this Policy.

3. The Website(s) includes social media features and widgets that are either hosted by a third-party or hosted directly on the Website(s) and Your interaction with these social media features and widgets is governed by the privacy statement of the companies that provide them. You should check Your privacy settings on these third-party services to understand and change the information sent to Lingosnap through these services.

PURPOSES FOR WHICH PERSONAL DATA WILL BE PROCESSED

Lingosnap Processes Your Personal Data to:

a. Facilitate Your access to the Website(s) and Service(s);

b. Process and complete payment transactions;

c. Provide customer service and support;

d. Send You communication on Your use of the Service(s), updates on Our Terms or other policies;

e. Send You communication on new features in the Service(s) or new service offerings;

f. Conduct research, analysis, and development activities (including but not limited to data analytics, surveys, and/or profiling) to improve Our Service(s) and facilities to enhance Your relationship with Us or for Your benefit, or to improve any of Our Service(s) for Your benefit.

g. Organize seminars, events, or other marketing/promotional activities;

h. Investigate and prevent fraudulent transactions, unauthorized access to the Websites and Service(s), and other illegal activities;

i. Personalize the Websites and Service(s); and

j. For other purposes for which Lingosnap obtains Your consent.

SHARING OF PERSONAL DATA

1. You acknowledge that Lingosnap will share Your Personal Data with its group companies and third-party service providers so that they may offer You Lingosnap’s Service(s) and/or send information or updates on the Service(s) if You are a Subscriber.

2. When Lingosnap Processes Your order where You are a Subscriber, it may send Your Personal Data to and also use the resulting information from credit reference agencies to prevent fraudulent purchases.

3. Lingosnap shares Personal Data with Our third-party service providers that host and maintain the Lingosnap Website(s), applications, backup, storage, payment processing, analytics, and other services. These third-party service providers may have access to or Process Your Personal Data for the purpose of providing these services for us.

4. Lingosnap may share Your Personal Data with third-party providers who assist us in marketing and promotions.

5. Lingosnap may be required to disclose Your Personal Data in response to: a) lawful requests by public authorities, including meeting national security or law enforcement requirements and/or b) subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise Lingosnap’s legal rights or defend against legal claims.

6. Lingosnap may also share Personal Data to assist investigation and prevention of illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of Lingosnap’s Terms, or as otherwise required by law.

INTERNATIONAL TRANSFER

1. Lingosnap mainly Processes Personal Data in Singapore. However, it may transfer Personal Data outside Singapore for the purposes referred to in Section 4. Lingosnap will ensure that the recipient of Your Personal Data offers an adequate level of protection that is at least comparable to that provided under applicable data protection laws.

RETENTION OF PERSONAL DATA

1. Lingosnap retains the Personal Data collected where an ongoing legitimate business requires retention of such Personal Data.

2. In the absence of a need to retain Personal Data under Section 6.1. above, Lingosnap will either delete or aggregate it or, if this is not possible, then Lingosnap will securely store Your Personal Data and isolate it from any further Processing until deletion is possible.

SECURITY OF PERSONAL DATA

1. Lingosnap uses appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect the Personal Data that it collects and Processes. The measures Lingosnap uses are designed to provide a level of security appropriate to the risk of Processing Your Personal Data. If You have questions about the security of Your Personal Data, please contact Us immediately as described in this Policy.

YOUR RIGHTS

You are entitled to the following rights:

1. You can request Lingosnap for access, correction, update, or request deletion of Your Personal Data. If You wish to make (a) an access request for access to a copy of the personal data which We hold about You or information about the ways in which We use or disclose Your Personal Data, or (b) a correction request to correct or update any of Your personal data which we hold about You, You may submit Your request in writing

or via email to Our Data Protection Officer at the contact details provided below.

a. We will respond to Your request as soon as reasonably possible. In general, Our response will be within thirty (30) business days. Should We not be able to respond to Your request within thirty (30) days after receiving Your request, we will inform You in writing within thirty (30) days of the time by which we will be able to respond to Your request. If we are unable to provide You with any personal data or to make a correction requested by You, we shall generally inform You of the reasons why we are unable to do so (except where we are not required to do so under the applicable law).

2. You have the right to opt-out of marketing communications Lingosnap sends You at any time. You can exercise this right by clicking on the “unsubscribe” or “opt-out” link in the marketing e-mails Lingosnap sends You. To opt-out of other forms of marketing (such as postal marketing or telemarketing), please contact us.

3. You can withdraw Your consent at any time. Please note that withdrawing consent does not affect Our right to continue to collect, use and disclose Personal Data where such collection, use, and disclose without consent is permitted or required under applicable laws.

COOKIE POLICY

1. Cookies are text files that are placed on Your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behavior information by Lingosnap. When You visit the Website(s), Lingosnap may collect Personal Data automatically from You through cookies or similar technology.

2. Essential Cookies: Lingosnap sets essential cookies that enable core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility. You may not opt-out of these cookies. However, You may disable these by changing your browser settings, but this may affect how the Website(s) functions.

3. Analytics, Customization, and Advertising Cookies: Lingosnap sets Google Analytics cookies to help it improve its Website(s) by collecting and reporting information on how You use it. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone.

4. Lingosnap also sets cookies to collect information that is used either in aggregate form to help Lingosnap understand how its Website(s) are being used or how effective are marketing campaigns are, to help customize the Website(s) for You or to make advertising messages more relevant to You.

5. For further information and information on how You can restrict cookies, please visit allaboutcookies.org.

NOTICE TO END-USER AND OTHER EXCLUSIONS

1. Lingosnap’s Service(s) are intended for use by enterprises. Lingosnap is not responsible for Subscribers’ privacy or security practices which may be different from this Policy. Subscribers to Our Service(s) are solely responsible for establishing policies for and ensuring compliance with all applicable laws and regulations, as well as any and all privacy policies, agreements, or other obligations, relating to the collection of personal information in connection with the use of Our Service(s) by End Users. We Process Personal Data of End Users in connection with Our Subscriber’s use of Our Service(s) as a Data Intermediary. If You are an individual who interacts with a Subscriber using Our Service(s), then You will be directed to contact Our Subscriber for assistance with any requests or questions relating to Your Personal Data.

2. Lingosnap’s Website(s) contain links to other websites. Lingosnap’s Policy applies only to their Website(s), so if You click on a link to another website, You should read their privacy policy. Lingosnap encourages You to review the privacy statements of any such other websites to understand their Personal Data practices.

3. This Policy does not apply to aggregated information which summarizes statistical information about groups of members, and which does not include name, contact information, or any other information that would allow any particular individual to be identified.

CONTACT INFORMATION

You may contact our Data Protection Officer if You have any enquiries or feedback on our personal data protection policies and procedures, or if You wish to make any request, in the following manner:

Email Address: jun@lingosnap.co

CHANGES TO THE POLICY

Lingosnap keeps this Policy under regular review and may update this webpage at any time. This Policy may be amended at any time and You shall be notified only if there are material changes to this Policy.

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