Data Protection Legislation
(i) unless and until the GDPR is no longer directly applicable in the UK, the General Data Protection Regulation (EU 2016/279) and any national implementing laws, regulations and secondary legislation, as amended or updated from time to time, in the UK and then (ii) any successor legislation to the GDPR or the Data Protection Act 1998
collectively all information that you submit to Different Class Solutions Ltd via the ROOT. This definition incorporates, where applicable, the definitions provided in the Data Protection Legislation;
a small text file placed on your computer by the ROOT when you visit certain parts of the ROOT and/or when you use certain features of the ROOT. Details of the cookies used by the ROOT are set out in the clause below (Cookies);
Different Class Solutions Ltd,
Different Class Solutions Ltd, a company incorporated in England and Wales with registered number 06604477 whose registered office is at Different Class, Denise Coates Foundation Building, Keele University, Keele, Staffs, ST5 5NS;
UK and EU Cookie Law
the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 as amended by the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011;
any third party that accesses the ROOT and is not either (i) employed by Different Class Solutions Ltd and acting in the course of their employment or (ii) engaged as a consultant or otherwise providing services to Different Class Solutions Ltd and accessing the ROOT in connection with the provision of such services; and
the website that you are currently using, https://toms.different-class.com, and any sub-domains of this site unless expressly excluded by their own terms and conditions.
We may collect the following Data, which includes personal Data, from you:
For purposes of the Data Protection Legislation, Different Class Solutions Ltd is the "data controller".
We will retain any Data you submit for a minimum of 12 months.
Unless we are obliged or permitted by law to do so, and subject to any third party disclosures specifically set out in this policy, your Data will not be disclosed to third parties. This includes our affiliates and / or other companies within our group.
All personal Data is stored securely in accordance with the principles of the Data Protection Legislation. For more details on security see the clause below (Security).
Any or all of the above Data may be required by us from time to time in order to provide you with the best possible service and experience when using our Website. Specifically, Data may be used by us for the following reasons:
Different Class Solutions Ltd may, from time to time, employ the services of other parties for dealing with certain processes necessary for the operation of the ROOT. The providers of such services do not have access to certain personal Data provided by Users of the ROOT.
We may also disclose Data to a prospective purchaser of our business or any part of it.
In the above instances, we will take steps with the aim of ensuring your privacy is protected.
To use all features and functions available on the ROOT, you may be required to submit certain Data.
You have the right to ask for a copy of any of your personal Data held by Different Class Solutions Ltd – please contact us at the address above.
Data security is of great importance to Different Class Solutions Ltd and to protect your Data we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure Data collected via the ROOT.
If password access is required for certain parts of the ROOT, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential.
We endeavour to do our best to protect your personal Data. However, transmission of information over the internet is not entirely secure and is done at your own risk. We cannot ensure the security of your Data transmitted to the ROOT.
The ROOT may place and access certain Cookies on your computer. A cookie is a small piece of information that a web site stored on your computer. This is usually to benefit the user experience. The ROOT uses traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to your needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
All Cookies used by the ROOT are used in accordance with current UK and EU Cookie Law.
Before the ROOT places Cookies on your computer, you will be presented with a message bar requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies, you are enabling Different Class Solutions Ltd to provide a better experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies; however certain features of the ROOT may not function fully or as intended.
The ROOT may use the following Cookies:
Type of Cookie
These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into the ROOT or remember choices that you have made. When the browser is closed your session is deemed ended and the cookie is no longer used.
They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
A cookie is a simple text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device by a website’s server and only that server will be able to retrieve or read the contents of that cookie. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier and the site name and some digits and numbers. It allows a website to remember things like your preferences or what’s in your shopping basket.
You can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser.
It is recommended that you ensure that your internet browser is up-to-date and that you consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of your internet browser if you are unsure about adjusting your privacy settings.
Unless otherwise agreed, no delay, act or omission by a party in exercising any right or remedy will be deemed a waiver of that, or any other, right or remedy.
This Agreement will be governed by and interpreted according to the law of England and Wales. All disputes arising under the Agreement will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English and Welsh courts.
You may contact Different Class Solutions Ltd by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or at the address above