Privacy Policy

Privacy

In pursuance with Art. 13 of Legislative Decree 196/03, which provides the personal data protection code, BLM S.P.A. S.p.A., in its capacity of “Personal Data Controller”, is obliged to provide the following information on the processing of your personal data.
 
1) The personal data, supplied to BLM S.P.A. S.p.A during the subscription for the services or subsequently collected during the use of the same services, will be treated for communication and/or contact by BLM S.P.A. S.p.A..

The data provided by users will be processed by BLM S.P.A. S.p.A. by electronic tools or on paper.
The data contained in the database will not be disclosed to third parties but may be used by employees of the offices of BLM S.P.A. S.p.A. for such communication purposes.

The provision of your data is compulsory for the achievement of the above mentioned objectives; missing, partial or incorrect data may cause the impossibility to provide the requested services.
 
2) Subject to your consent and until revocation of the same, your personal data may be treated directly or through third parties, also by more remote communication (e-mail, phone, automated call systems or fax) - in addition to the purposes of point 1) of this policy - also for purposes not strictly connected to requested services, that is for:

a) sending advertising material and commercial information;
b) direct and indirect sales;
c) interactive commercial communications;
d) measurements of customer satisfaction for the services directly or indirectly provided;
e) advertisement regarding products and / or services;
f) studies and statistical researches.

Consent for the processing and the purposes referred to point 2) is not compulsory; in case of denial, BLM S.P.A. will process your data for the purposes indicated in point 1).

The entity responsible for your personal data is:

BLM S.P.A.
Via Selvaregina 30 22063 Cantù (CO) ITALY
Ph. +39 031 7070200
Fax +39 031 715911

Rights provided for by Art. 7 of the Italian Privacy Act n. 196/03:

We finally inform you that Art. 7 of the above mentioned Legislative Decree allows you to exercise specific rights. In particular, you have the right to obtain from our Company :
a.    confirmation of the existence of your personal data, even if not yet registered;
b.    indication of the origin of your personal data;
c.    indication of the purpose and treatment methods;
d.    indication of the treatment carried out by means of electronic instruments;
e.    indication of the entity in charge of the data treatment;
f.    indication of the persons or depts.. to whom the personal data may be communicated or who may become aware of such data while performing their job;
g.    updating, amendment or integration of the data;
h.    cancellation, modification in anonymous form or block of data that have been processed unlawfully, including data whose retention is not necessary for the purpose for which they were collected or subsequently processed;
i.    certification that the procedures under point g) and h) have also been notified to the entities to whom the data was communicated or disclosed, unless this requirement proves impossible or involves a disproportionate effort compared to the right that must be protected.

You also have the right to object, in whole or in part, to the processing of your personal data :
•    for legitimate reasons, even though they are relevant to the purpose of the collection;
•    for the distribution of advertising materials or direct sales or for market research or business communications.

For any further information, please send an e-mail to the following address blm@blm.it

Disclaimer

1. Scope

Any use of this web site provided by BLM S.P.A. and/or its affiliates ("BLM GROUP "), " BLM GROUP Web Site", is subject to these Terms of Use.
These Terms of Use may be amended, modified or replaced by other terms and conditions, e.g. for the purchase of products and services. With log-in, or where a log-in is not required, in accessing or using the BLM GROUP Web Site these Terms of Use are accepted in their then current version.

2. Services

2.1. This BLM GROUP Web Site contains specific information and software, as well as - as the case may be - related documentation, for viewing or downloading.

2.2. BLM S.P.A. may stop the operation of the BLM GROUP Web Site in full or in part at any time. Due to the nature of the internet and computer systems, BLM S.P.A. cannot accept any liability for the continuous availability of the BLM GROUP Web Site.

3. Registration, Password

3.1. Some pages of the BLM GROUP Web Site may be password protected. In the interest of safety and security of the business transactions, only registered Users may access said pages. BLM S.P.A. reserves the right to deny registration to any User. BLM S.P.A. particularly reserves the right to determine certain sites, which were previously freely accessible, subject to registration. BLM S.P.A. is entitled, at any time and without obligation to give reasons, to deny the User the right to access the password-protected area by blocking its User Data (as defined below), in particular if the User
- uses false data for the purpose of registration;
- violates these Terms of Use or neglects its duty of care with regard to User Data;
- violates any applicable laws in the access to or use of the BLM GROUP Web Site; or
- did not use the BLM GROUP Web Site for a longer period.

3.2. For registration the User shall give accurate information and, where such information changes over time, update such information by sending an email to blm@blm.it. The User shall ensure, that its e-mail address, as supplied to BLM S.P.A., is current at all times and an address at which the User can be contacted.

3.3. Upon registration the User will be provided with an access code, comprising a User ID and a password ("User Data").

3.4. The User shall ensure that User Data is not accessible by third parties and is liable for all transactions and other activities carried out under its User Data. At the end of each online session, the User shall log-off from the password protected websites. If and to the extent the User becomes aware that third parties are misusing its User Data the User shall notify BLM S.P.A. thereof without undue delay in writing, or, as the case may be, by e-mail.

3.5. After receipt of the notice under paragraph 3.4, BLM S.P.A. will deny access to the password-protected area under such User Data. Access by the User will only be possible again upon the User's application to BLM S.P.A. or upon new registration.

3.6. The User may at any time request termination of its registration in writing, provided that the deletion will not violate the proper performance of contractual relationships. In such event BLM S.P.A. will remove all user data and other stored personally identifiable data of the User as soon as these data are no longer needed.

4. Rights of Use to Information, Software and Documentation

The use of any information, software and documentation made available on or via this BLM GROUP Web Site is subject to these Terms of Use or, in case of updating information, software or documentation, subject to the applicable license terms previously agreed to with BLM S.P.A.. Separately agreed to license terms, for example software downloads, shall prevail over these Terms of Use.

5. Intellectual Property

5.1. Notwithstanding the particular provisions in § 4 of these Terms of Use, information, brand names and other contents of the BLM GROUP Web Site may not be changed, copied, reproduced, sold, rented, used, supplemented or otherwise used in any other way without the prior written permission of BLM S.P.A..

5.2. Except for the rights of use and other rights expressly granted herein, no other rights are granted to the User nor shall any obligation be implied requiring the grant of further rights. Any and all patent rights and licenses are expressly excluded.

6. Duties of the User

6.1. In accessing or using the BLM GROUP Web Site the User shall not
- harm other persons, in particular minors, or infringe their personal rights;
- breach public morality in its manner of use;
- violate any intellectual property right or any other proprietary right;
- upload any contents containing a virus, so-called Trojan Horse, or any other program that could damage data;
- transmit, store or upload hyperlinks or contents to which the User is not entitled, in particular in cases where such hyperlinks or contents are in breach of confidentiality obligations or unlawful; or
- distribute advertising or unsolicited e-mails (so-called "spam") or inaccurate warnings of viruses, defects or similar material and the User shall not solicit or request the participation in any lottery, snowball system, chain letter, pyramid game or similar activity.

6.2. BLM S.P.A. may deny access to the BLM GROUP Web Site at any time, in particular if the User breaches any obligation arising from these Terms of Use.

7. Hyperlinks

The BLM GROUP Web Site may contain hyperlinks to the web pages of third parties. BLM S.P.A. shall have no liability for the contents of such web pages and does not make representations about or endorse such web pages or their contents as its own, as BLM S.P.A. does not control the information on such web pages and is not responsible for the contents and information given thereon. The use of such web pages shall be at the sole risk of the User.

8. Liability for defects of title or quality

8.1. Insofar as any information, software or documentation is made available at no cost, any liability for defects as to quality or title of the information, software and documentation especially in relation to the correctness or absence of defects or the absence of claims or third party rights or in relation to completeness and/or fitness for purpose are excluded except for cases involving willful misconduct or fraud.

8.2. The information on the BLM GROUP Web Site may contain specifications or general descriptions related to the technical possibilities of individual products which may not be available in certain cases (e.g. due to product changes). The required performance of the product shall therefore be mutually agreed in each case at the time of purchase.

9. Other Liability, Viruses 

Although BLM S.P.A. makes every endeavor to keep the BLM GROUP Web Site free from viruses, BLM S.P.A. cannot make any guarantee that it is virus-free.
The User shall, for its own protection, take the necessary steps to ensure appropriate security measures and shall utilize a virus scanner before downloading any information, software or documentation.

10. Data Privacy Protection

For collection, use and processing of personally identifiable data of the User of the BLM GROUP Web Site, BLM S.P.A. shall comply with applicable laws on data privacy protection
 
11. Supplementary Agreements, Place of Jurisdiction, Applicable Law

11.1. Any supplementary agreement requires the written form.

11.2. The individual pages of the BLM GROUP Web Site are operated and administered by BLM S.P.A. and/or its affiliates. The pages comply with the law applicable in the country where the responsible company has its business residence. BLM S.P.A. makes no representation that information, software and/or documentation on the BLM GROUP Web Site are appropriate or available for viewing or downloading at locations outside such country. If Users access BLM GROUP Web Site from outside such country, they are exclusively responsible for compliance with all applicable local laws. Access to BLM GROUP Web Site's information, software and/or documentation from countries where such content is unlawful is prohibited. In this case and where User seeks to do business with BLM S.P.A., the User should contact the BLM S.P.A. representative for the particular country for country specific business.

11.3. These Terms of Use shall be governed by - and all disputes relating to or in connection with these Terms of Use or their subject matter shall be resolved in accordance with - the laws of Italy, to the exclusion of its conflict of laws rules. The application of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sales of Goods (CISG) of 11 April 1980 is excluded. The place of jurisdiction shall be Como.