This Policy is meant to inform you, which Personal Data we collect, store, process, use and/or disclose, for which purposes and on which legal basis. We further inform you about your rights to protect your Personal Data.
This Policy may be amended or updated from time to time to reflect changes in our practices with respect to the Processing of Personal Data, or changes in applicable law. We encourage you to read this Policy carefully, and to regularly check this page to review any changes we might make in accordance with the terms of this Policy. Your continued use of our Services or website constitutes your agreement to be bound by this Policy, as amended or updated from time to time.
Please note that Ocean Protocol Foundation collects your Personal Data directly from the country where you are based and stores it on servers in EU/EEA.
We may process your data outside of the EU. Regardless of where we process it, we will always conform to EU level data privacy and data protection standards. If you have questions, write to us at [email protected].
The categories of Personal Data about you that we may Process include:
We may collect Personal Data about you from the following sources:
In the course of your interaction with the Ocean Protocol, we may also create Personal Data about you, such as records of your interactions with us and details of your transaction history.
We use your Personal Data to provide, maintain and improve our Services, to grant you access to Ocean Protocol and enable you the use of the Ocean Protocol and the respective platform. For marketing purposes, we use your Personal Data only if and as long as we have received your explicit prior consent and in accordance with respectively applicable additional legal requirements in your jurisdiction.
In addition, you acknowledge that the purpose of our Service is to provide information about the Initial Project, the Whitelisting and the Initial Token Exchange. If you submit Personal Data to us for the purpose of being whitelisted for participation in the Initial Token Exchange and/or as a potential acquiror of Ocean Protocol token, you consent to our collection, processing, use and disclosure of such personal data for the purposes of such whitelisting and also the issuance, distribution, use and circulation of or exchange for Ocean Protocol Token.
In Processing your Personal Data in connection with the purposes set out in this Policy, we may rely on one or more of the following legal bases, depending on the circumstances:
When we are involving third party Processors into the performance of our services and contractual obligations and such involvement requires the sharing of Personal Data, we have entered with our third party Processors into data processing agreements according to Art. 28 of the European General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) and, as far as required, further appropriate safeguards according to Art. 46 – 49 GDPR. The list of third party Processors to which we disclose your Personal Data can be requested by e-mail to [email protected].
Specifically we can already name the following Data Processors:
To store your personal data, we are working together with “MailChimp”, a service provided by our data processor MailChimp Inc., located in the United States.
To store your personal data, we are also using Zoho Corp (Zoho.eu), a service provided by our data processor Zoho Corp, located in the United States (“Zoho”) at 4141 Hacienda Drive Pleasanton, California 94588, USA. Zoho stores your personal data only in EU/EEA.
To store your personal data, we are also using Zapier Inc (Zapier.com), a service provided by our data processor Zapier Inc, located in the United States (“Zapier”).
To provide services to process data and software, we use the services of Uvionics Tech, BLK 71, Ayer Rajah Crescent #07-05, Singapore – 139951.
We do not seek to collect or Process your Sensitive Personal Data, except where:
Any consent is provided freely. If you give your consent, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time. The withdrawal of consent does not affect the lawfulness of Processing based on consent before its withdrawal. After your withdrawal we will stop to Process your Personal Data, including storage. This paragraph is only relevant for Processing that is entirely voluntary – it does not apply for Processing that is necessary or obligatory in any way.
To withdraw your consent, click the unsubscribe button on any newsletter your receive from us.
On our web properties, only Google Analytics and YouTube set cookies. We have to set a cookie of our own though, for remembering acceptance or rejection of our cookie banner.
If you have Do Not Track activated in your browser, or if you rejected our cookie banner, we don’t collect any information and won’t let Google set any cookies in your browser.
If you reject the cookie banner, all cookies set by Google Analytics will be removed from your browser. You also have the option of disabling Cookies in your browser setting, and deleting Cookies from your computer’s hard disk at any time.
We may transfer your Personal Data to our business partners:
Dex Pte Ltd
Mapletree Business City
20 Pasir Panjang Road
Uvionics Tech, BLK 71,
Ayer Rajah Crescent #07-05,
Singapore – 139951
in order for us or our business partners to inform you via email about upcoming opportunities that are similar to the Token Exchange or to market and promote our respective products and services.
Certain links contained on Ocean Protocol Foundation web sites may direct you to co-branded websites maintained by Ocean Protocol Foundation or to companies which Ocean Protocol Foundation has established business relationships. When you submit information to one of these co-branded sites or partner companies, you may be submitting it to both Ocean Protocol Foundation and these business partners. Under no circumstances may Ocean Protocol Foundation be held responsible for the privacy practices of these business partners and we therefore strongly encourage you to read their respective privacy policies as they may differ from ours.
You have the right to request access to and rectification or erasure of your Personal Data, or restriction of their Processing. Furthermore, you have the right to object Processing as well as to request data portability. If you are in the EU you have the right to file a complaint to the responsible European Data Protection Authority.
If you have a direct business relationship with us, we are a a Data Controller according to Art. 4 para. 7 GDPR. For any requests you can contact us as follows:
Mapletree Business City
20 Pasir Panjang Rd
East Wing #03-22/24
Controller means the entity that decides how and why Personal Data is Processed. In many jurisdictions, the Controller has primary responsibility for complying with applicable data protection laws.
Data Protection Authority means an independent public authority that is legally tasked with overseeing compliance with applicable data protection laws.
EEA means the European Economic Area.
Personal Data means information that is about any individual, or from which any individual is identifiable. Examples of Personal Data that we may Process are provided above in this Policy.
Process, Processing or Processed means anything that is done with any Personal Data, whether or not by automated means, such as collection, recording, organisation, structuring, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, restriction, erasure or destruction.
Processor means any person or entity that Processes Personal Data on behalf of the Controller (other than employees of the Controller).
Services means any services provided by Ocean Protocol Foundation.
Sensitive Personal Data means Personal Data about race or ethnicity, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership, physical or mental health, sexual life, any actual or alleged criminal offences or penalties, or any other information that may be deemed to be sensitive under applicable law.