We at Yigal Arnon & Co. ("YA" "us", "we", or "our") recognize and respect the importance of maintaining the privacy of our clients. This Privacy Notice describes the types of information we collect from you in the course of our business, including from our website ("Site"). This Privacy Notice also explains how we collect, process, transfer, store and disclose the information collected, as well as your ability to control certain uses of the collected information. If not otherwise defined herein, capitalized terms have the meaning given to them in the Terms of Service, available above ("Terms"). "You" means any user of the Site and/or any client of YA.
Yigal Arnon & Co. is the data controller in respect of the processing activities outlined in this Privacy Notice. Our registered office is Azrieli Center, Derech Menachem Begin 132 Tel Aviv and our registration number is 513311175.
"Personal Data" means any information that refers, is related to, or is associated with an identified or identifiable individual or as otherwise may be defined by applicable law. This Privacy Notice details which Personal Data is collected by us in connection with provision of the Services.
Privacy Notice Key Points
The key points listed below are presented in further detail throughout this Privacy Notice. You can click on the headers in this section in order to find out more information about any topic. These key points do not substitute the full Privacy Notice.
Depending on your usage, we collect different types of data and we and any of our third-party sub-contractors and service providers use the data we collect for different purposes, as specified below. It is your voluntary decision whether to provide us with certain Personal Data, but if you refuse to provide such Personal Data we may not be able to provide you with the Services or part thereof.
Services. If you are a client, we collect certain Personal Data that you provide to us including your name, email address, the company for which you work, if relevant, and your role there, in the course of our business when you engage our legal services ("Services"), including attendance of business meetings, events and conferences related to YA. We also collect Personal Data provided to us by or on behalf of our clients or generated by us in the course of providing Services to them, which may include special categories and/or sensitive data as well as criminal data – which shall all be processed in accordance with any applicable law and/or your consent, as applicable.
How we use this data: To provide you with Services; to manage our relationships with our clients and business partners; for conflict, reputational and financial checks, business, finance, administration, KYC, anti-money laundering; and marketing purposes to contact you with informational newsletters, legal updates, invites for events and conferences and other messages about us and/or our Services, including targeted offers based upon Services you have obtained from us.
Legal Basis: (1) We process this Personal Data for the purpose of providing the Services to you or our clients, which is considered performance of a contract, including responding to your inquiries and requests. (2) When we process your Personal Data for the purposes of providing you with informational newsletters and promotional materials, such processing is based on our legitimate interests.
Contact Information - When you request information from us, or contact us for any other reason, we will collect any data you provide, such as your name, email address, and the content of your inquiry. When you sign up for newsletters or email lists we collect your name and email address.
How we use this data: To respond to your request or inquiry and to provide you with newsletters, legal updates and for retargeting purposes.
Legal Basis: We process this Personal Data based on performance of a contract when we respond to your inquiry and provide you with newsletters. Processing your Personal Data for retargeting purposes is based on our legitimate interests.
Automatically Collected Data - When you visit the Site, we automatically collect information about your computer or mobile device, including non-Personal Data such as your operating system, and Personal data such as IP address, device ID, and your browsing history, search terms, traffic data and any information regarding your viewing our Site.
How we use this data: (1) to review usage and operations, including in an aggregated non-specific analytical manner, develop new products or services and improve current content, products, and Services; (2) to prevent fraud, protect the security of our Site and Services, and address any problems with the Site and/or Services; (3) to provide you with customized content, targeted offers, and advertising related to our products and Services such as invites for events and conferences and other messages about us or our Services, including targeted offers based upon your interest based on your usage history on the Site, on other third-party sites or apps you may visit and/or use.
Legal Basis: We process this Personal Data for our legitimate interests to develop our products and Services, review usage, perform analytics, prevent fraud, for our recordkeeping and protection of our legal rights and to market our own products and Services. Additional information regarding direct marketing is provided below.
Recruitment Data – If you make a job application or inquiry, you may provide us with Personal Data, including a copy of your CV and other relevant information.
How we use this data: for recruitment and hiring purposes.
Legal Basis: For our legitimate interest for recruitment and hiring purposes.
By analyzing all information we receive, including all information concerning users we may compile statistical information across a variety of platforms and users ("Statistical Information"). Statistical Information helps understand trends and customer needs so that new products and services can be considered and so that existing products and services can be tailored to customer desires. Statistical Information is anonymous and aggregated and we will not link Statistical Information to any Personal Data. We may share such Statistical Information with our partners, without restriction, on commercial terms that we can determine in our sole discretion.
As described above, we may use Personal Data to let you know about our products and Services that we believe will be of interest to you. We may contact you by email, post, or telephone or through other communication channels such as through social media platforms. In all cases, we will respect your preferences for how you would like us to manage marketing activity with respect to you. To protect privacy rights and to ensure you have control over how we manage marketing with you:
We recommend you routinely review the privacy notices and preference settings that are available to you on any social media platforms.
We may use your Personal Data as required or permitted by any applicable law, for example, to comply with audit and other legal requirements.
We share your information, including Personal Data, as follows:
Service Providers, Subcontractors and Business Partners
We also disclose information, including Personal Data we collect from and/or about you, to our trusted service providers and subcontractors, who have agreed to confidentiality restrictions and who use such information solely on our behalf in order to: (1) help us provide you with the Site and/or Services; (2) aid in their understanding of how users are using our Site; (3) for the purpose of direct marketing (see above for more details); (4) assist us in (co-) hosting a particular event or conference. Any business partners involved in organizing events in which you participate are independent and separate controllers of your Personal Data and may contact you with offers (such as events, lectures, etc.) such party determines may be relevant to your interests.
The service providers and subcontractors specified above provide us with IT and system administration services, data backup, security, storage, and management services, data analysis, ERP systems, email distribution, social media services, and help us serve advertisements and other marketing to our clients and may assist us in (co-) hosting a particular event or conference.
When you use our Site and/or Services, we also disclose your Personal Data to additional third parties, such as business partners, which act as independent, separate controllers with respect to the collection of your Personal Data. The details and contact information of such controllers are as set forth below.
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Your Personal Data may be disclosed as part of, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets or acquisition (including in cases of liquidation) in such case, your Personal Data shall continue being subject to the provisions of this Privacy Notice.
Law Enforcement Related Disclosure
We may share your Personal Data with third parties: (i) if we believe in good faith that disclosure is appropriate to protect our or a third party's rights, property or safety (including the enforcement of the Terms and this Privacy Notice); (ii) when required by law, regulation subpoena, court order or other law enforcement related issues, agencies and/or authorities; or (iii) as is necessary to comply with any legal and/or regulatory obligation.
Other Uses or Transfer of Your Information
If you use our Site and/or Services with or through a third party service, site and/or mobile application, we may receive information (including Personal Data) about you from those third parties. Please note that when you use third-parties outside of our Site and/or Services, their own terms and privacy policies will govern your use of those services.
We use subcontractors and service providers and have business partners and affiliates who are located in countries other than your own, such as Ireland, Israel and US and send them information we receive (including Personal Data). We conduct such international transfers for the purposes described above. We will ensure that these third parties will be subject to written agreements ensuring the same level of privacy and data protection as set forth in this Privacy Notice, including appropriate remedies in the event of the violation of your data protection rights in such third country.
Whenever we transfer your Personal Data to third parties based outside of the European Economic Area ("EEA"), we ensure a similar degree of protection is afforded to it by ensuring at least one of the following safeguards is implemented:
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like further information on the specific mechanism used by us when transferring your Personal Data out of the EEA.
We have implemented and maintain appropriate technical and organization security measures, policies and procedures designed to reduce the risk of accidental destruction or loss, or the unauthorized disclosure or access to Personal Data appropriate to the nature of such data. The measures we take include:
Safeguards – The physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards we employ to protect your Personal Data include secure servers, firewalls, antivirus, and SSL encryption of data.
Access Control – We dedicate efforts for a proper management of system entries and limit access only to authorized personnel on a need to know basis of least privilege rules, review permissions quarterly, and revoke access immediately after employee termination.
Internal Policies – We maintain and regularly review and update our privacy related and information security policies.
Personnel – We require new employees to sign non-disclosure agreements according to applicable law and industry customary practice.
Encryption – We encrypt the data in transit using secure SSL protocols.
Database Backup – Our databases are backed up on a periodic basis and are verified regularly. Backups are encrypted and stored within the production environment to preserve their confidentiality and integrity, are tested regularly to ensure availability, and are accessible only by authorized personnel.
However, no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
As the security of information depends in part on the security of the computer you use to communicate with us and the security you use to protect user IDs and passwords, please take appropriate measures to protect this information.
Subject to certain exemptions, and in some cases dependent upon the processing activity we are undertaking, you have certain rights in relation to the Personal Data that we hold about you, as detailed below. We will investigate and attempt to resolve complaints and disputes and make every reasonable effort to honour your wish to exercise your rights as quickly as possible and in any event, within the timescales provided by applicable data protection laws. We reserve the right to ask for reasonable evidence to verify your identity before we provide you with any information and/or comply with any of your requests, as detailed below:
Subject to applicable law and our (regulatory) obligations, we retain Personal Data as necessary for the purposes set forth above. We may maintain records of the Personal Data we collect for our recordkeeping and for protection of our legal rights.
We may delete information from our systems without notice to you once we deem it is no longer necessary for these purposes. Retention by any of our processors may vary in accordance with the processor's retention policy.
In some circumstances, we may store your Personal Data for longer periods of time, for instance where we are required to do so in accordance with legal, regulatory, tax, audit, accounting requirements and so that we have an accurate record of your dealings with us in the event of any complaints or challenges, or if we reasonably believe there is a prospect of litigation relating to your Personal Data or dealings. To determine the appropriate retention period, we consider the amount, nature, and sensitivity of the Personal Data, the potential risk of harm from unauthorized use or disclosure of your Personal Data, the purposes for which we process your Personal Data, and whether those purposes can be achieved through other means, as well as applicable legal requirements.
Please contact us at email@example.com if you would like details regarding the retention periods for different types of your Personal Data.
We do not knowingly collect Personal Data from children under the age of sixteen (16). In the event that you become aware of our collection of Personal Data of an individual under the age of sixteen (16) has used our Services without parental permission, please advise us immediately.
All use of third-party applications or services is at your own risk and subject to such third party's terms and privacy policies.
We reserve the right to send you service-related communications, including service announcements and administrative messages, without offering you the opportunity to opt out of receiving them. Should you not wish to receive such communications, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Note that you may receive personal communications from individuals within our organization without having the opportunity to opt-out of such communications.
We may update this Privacy Notice from time to time to keep it up to date with legal requirements and the way we operate our business, and we will place any updates on this webpage. Please come back to this page every now and then to make sure you are familiar with the latest version. If we make fundamental changes to this Privacy Notice, we will seek to inform you by notice on our Site or per email.
If you have any comments or questions about this Privacy Notice or if you wish to exercise any of your legal rights as set out herein, please contact us at email@example.com.
Last updated: March 2019
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Last update: April 2018.