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Privacy policy

Personal data (usually referred to just as «data» below) will only be processed by us to the extent necessary and for the purpose of providing a functional and user-friendly website, including its contents, and the services offered there.

The following privacy policy is intended to inform you in particular about the type, scope, purpose, duration, and legal basis for the processing of such data either under our own control or in conjunction with others. We also inform you below about the third-party components we use to optimize our website and improve the user experience which may result in said third parties also processing data they collect and control.

Information about the data processing

Your data processed when using our website will be deleted or blocked as soon as the purpose for its storage ceases to apply, provided the deletion of the same is not in breach of any statutory storage obligations or unless otherwise stipulated below.

Cookies

The Clinics of Valens uses cookies on its website to provide the best service and relevant information. In most browsers, it is possible to block cookies, give a warning or delete cookies afterwards. In these cases certain content and offers of this website is not available.

The legitimate interest in the use of cookies lies in improving the functionality of our website. The legal basis is then Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR.

On the following pages, you can find the instructions to manage your cookies according to your browser:

Please note that this list is not exhaustive. If you are using a different browser, please check the browser settings to manage and delete cookies.

Google Analytics Statement

The Google Analytics service is used to analyze how our website is used. The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the analysis, optimization, and economic operation of our site.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics saves text files called cookies on your computer to help analyze website usage. Information generated by the cookie on your website usage, including your IP address, which is anonymized so as to be untraceable to a connection, is transmitted to Google and stored on servers in the United States. Google uses this information to evaluate your use of the website, create reports on website activity for website operators and provide other services relating to website activity and Internet usage. Google may also pass this information on to third parties when legally required to do so, or to other companies that process information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by the company. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of your data by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

You can block the future collection of data by Google Analytics by installing a deactivation add-on for your browser.

Contact

If you contact us by mail, via email or the contact form, the data you provide will be used for the purpose of processing your request. We must have this data in order to process and answer your inquiry; otherwise we will not be able to answer it in full or at all.

The legal basis for this data processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b) GDPR.

Your data will be marked for deletion once we have fully answered your inquiry and there is no further legal obligation to store your data, such as if an order or contract resulted therefrom.

Server data

For technical reasons, the following data sent by your internet browser to us or to our server provider will be collected, especially to ensure a secure and stable website: These server log files record the type and version of your browser, operating system, the website from which you came (referrer URL), the webpages on our site visited, the date and time of your visit, as well as the IP address from which you visited our site.

The data thus collected will be temporarily stored, but not in association with any other of your data.

The basis for this storage is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the improvement, stability, functionality, and security of our website.