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Privacy Policy

Published: 15.11.2021
Updated: 30.11.2021

We (hereinafter also referred to as the “Company”) – “Aleinikov & Partners” Limited Liability Company (TIN 190681726, 22 Olshevskogo str., office 35, 220073, Minsk, Republic of Belarus) collect some of your personal data when you use our website https://argument.by (“website”).

This Privacy Policy (the “Policy”) explains what personal data we collect, why we need it and how we process it.

1. Cookies

Cookies are text files with small pieces of data that are stored by the browser of your computer, mobile phone or other device when you use the website. For purposes of this Policy, the term cookies also includes pixel tags, web tracers and other similar files and technologies that perform functions similar to cookies.

There are two types of cookies: “session cookies” (are stored while you are on the website, and are deleted after you close the browser window), and “persistent cookies” (are stored as a file on your computer, mobile phone or other device for a specified period or until you delete them).

Depending on the purpose, the following data may be collected using cookies: device type, unique browser identifier, IP address, unique cookie identifier, browser type, language, geographical region of the website visitor (country, region, time zone), operating system, system settings, information about interactions with other websites.

The following cookies are used on the website:

Strictly necessary cookies. These cookies are essential for the correct operation of the website and used by default. These cookies do not collect personal data.

All strictly necessary cookies on the website

Statistics cookies. They help us understand how users interact with the website. These cookies are activated after you give your consent* in the pop-up window. All data collected by statistics cookies are anonymous (i.e. it doesn’t allow to identify you directly).

All statistics cookies on the website

Marketing cookies. These cookies store information about user behavior based on constant tracking of their repetitive actions during the website navigation. They allow to personalize advertisements and other materials containing information about the Company and (or) events related to the Company. These cookies are activated after you give your consent* in the pop-up window.

All marketing cookies on the website

From time to time, “unclassified” cookies may appear among the cookies on the website. Unclassified cookies are files that are (yet) unknown to the cookie storage. We are constantly updating the repository with additional cookies, classifications and descriptions of goals, but sometimes it may take some time. Anyway, “unclassified” cookies are subject to further classification and will serve for the purposes provided for by such classification.

* Consent is expressed for the period specified for storing cookies, or until the withdrawal of consent, depending on which of the events occurs earlier.

Possible actions with the received personal data: collection, systematization, storage, use, modification, depersonalization, blocking, provision, deletion.

Methods of processing personal data: with the use of automation tools, without the use of automation tools or a mixed method.

2. Disabling cookies

Detailed information on how to disable cookies in the browser can be found at the following links: Chrome, Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Firefox, Safari, Opera.

If you have set your browser so that it blocks strictly necessary cookies, some sections or functions of the website may not work correctly or not work at all.

3. Third party access to your personal data

When you visit the website, your personal data may be collected and processed by third parties – owners of the services, listed below:

Google Analytics – a web analytics service that automatically tracks the Internet resources traffic and analyzes user behavior. Owner: Google LLC. Address: 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, SA, 94043, USA.

Yandex.Metrika– a web analytics service that automatically tracks Internet resources traffic and analyzes user behavior. Owner: YANDEX LLC. Address: 16 Lva Tolstogo str., Moscow, 119021.

Facebook Ads Manager – a tool for creating, measuring the effectiveness and optimization of advertisements, including through the creation of individually customized audiences using Facebook Pixel – a piece of code posted on the site. Owner: Meta Platforms, Inc. Address: 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA.

4. Your rights and our obligations

You have the right to

We are obliged to

Get information from us about the processing of your personal data, containing:
− our name and location;
− confirmation of the processing of your personal data;
− your personal data and the source of receipt thereof;
− legal grounds and purposes of personal data processing;
− the period for which the consent is given;
− name and location of the authorized person (if the processing of personal data is entrusted to such person);
− other information provided for by law.
You do not have to justify your interest in the information you are requesting.
Information is provided free of charge.

Within 5 working days after receiving your application:
− provide you with information in an accessible form,
or
− refuse to provide you with information and notify you of the reasons for the refusal.

Get information from us relating to third parties which were provided with your personal data (1 time per calendar year for free).

Within 15 days after receiving your application:
− inform you which of your personal data were provided and to whom during the year preceding the date of submission of the application,
or
− refuse to provide you with information and notify you of the reasons for the refusal.

Withdraw your consent at any time without explaining the reasons therefore.

Within 15 days after receiving your application:
− if there are no other grounds for processing personal data provided for by the Policy and the law, stop processing your personal data, including deleting them, and notify you thereof,
or
− if it is not technically possible to delete personal data, take measures to prevent further processing of personal data, including blocking them, and notify you thereof.

Request to change your personal data, if they are incomplete, outdated or inaccurate.

Within 15 days after receiving your application:
− change your personal data and notify you thereof,
or
− refuse you in making changes and notify you thereof.

Request from us to stop processing your personal data, including deleting them (free of charge).

Within 15 days after receiving your application:
− stop processing your personal data, including deleting them (ensuring termination of the processing of personal data, as well as deletion thereof by an authorized person), and notify you thereof,
or
− if it is not technically possible to delete personal data, take measures to prevent further processing of personal data, including blocking them, and notify you thereof,
or
− if there are grounds for processing personal data provided for by the Policy and the law, including if personal data is necessary for the stated purposes of their processing, to refuse to terminate the processing of your personal data, including deleting your personal data, and notify you thereof.

Appeal against our actions (inaction) and decisions that violate your rights when processing personal data.
The complaint shall be filed with the National Center for Personal Data Protection, as provided for by the legislation on appeals of citizens and legal entities.

Not applicable.

5. Implementation of rights

To exercise the rights mentioned above, please, send us an application (the application requirements are listed below) in one of the following ways:

  • in writing to the address: 22 Olshevskogo str., office 35, 220073, Minsk, Republic of Belarus;
  • in the form of an electronic document to the email address: info@argument.by

To withdraw your consent, you can also send us an email to info@argument.by containing the essence of your requirements and data that allows to identify you among other users of the website.

The application has to contain:

  • your surname, proper name, patronymic (if any), residence address (place of stay);
  • your date of birth;
  • statement of the essence of your requirements;
  • personal signature or electronic digital signature.

If you want us to make changes to your personal data, the application should be attached with documents and (or) their duly certified copies confirming the need to make changes to you personal data.

6. Links to third-party Internet resources

The website may contain links to third-party Internet resources.

Third-party Internet resources, as a rule, have their own privacy/confidentiality policies. If you switch to third-party Internet resources, please, follow the privacy/confidentiality policies posted on them.

We are not responsible for the content of third-party Internet resources. If you believe that the content of these Internet resources or the way they process personal data violates your rights, you should contact the owner of such an Internet resource.

7. Personal data protection

We will take all necessary measures to ensure the protection of your personal data during the processing thereof.

8. Policy update

We may update the Policy from time to time.

When you visit the website, version of the Policy, currently posted on the website, applies to you.