Healing Understand Guiding and Supportive Services
Article 1 - DEFINITIONS:
above, which shall hereinafter be referred to as "Website." Any listed Website may also refer to
a corresponding mobile application, should one be currently in use or hereinafter developed.
("Data Controller") and you, as the user of this Website. Hereinafter, the parties will individually
be referred to as "Party" and collectively as "Parties."
d) DATA CONTROLLER: Data Controller is the publisher, owner, and operator of the Website and
is the Party responsible for the collection of information described herein. Data Controller shall
be referred to either by Data Controller's name or "Data Controller," as listed above. If Data
Controller or Data Controller's property shall be referred to through first-person pronouns, it
shall be through the use of the following: us, we, our, ours, etc.
be referred to herein as either you, the user, or if any second-person pronouns are required and
applicable, such pronouns as 'your", "yours", etc.
f) GOODS: "Goods" means any goods that we make available for sale on the Website.
g) SERVICES: "Services" means any services that we make available for sale on the Website.
h) PERSONAL DATA: "Personal DATA" means personal data and information that we obtain from
you in connection with your use of the Website which is capable of identifying you in any
Article 2 - GENERAL INFORMATION:
Data that we receive about you, as well as your rights in relation to that Personal Data, when
you visit our Website or purchase our Goods or use our Services.
sources other than the use of our Website. The Website may link out to other websites or
websites or applications.
We are committed to the protection of your privacy while you use our Website.
By continuing to use our Website, you acknowledge that you have had the chance to review and
consent to the use of your information and the method of disclosure as described in this Privacy
immediately cease your use of our Website.
Article 3 -CONTACT AND DATA PROTECTION OFFICER:
The Party responsible for the processing of your personal data is as follows: HUGS Therapy . The
Data Controller may be contacted as follows:
The Data Controller and operator of the Website are one and the same.
Please be advised the data processing activities take place in the United States, outside the
European Economic Area. Data may also be transferred to companies within the United States,
but will only be done so in a manner that complies with the EU's General Data Protection
Regulation or GDPR. The location where the data processing activities take place is as follows:
Article 5 - MODIFICATIONS AND REVISIONS:
any manner. If we do so, however, we will notify you and obtain your consent to the change in
only impact the information collected on or after the date of the change. It is also your
responsibility to periodically check this page for any such modification, revision or amendment.
Article 6 - THE PERSONAL DATA WE RECEIVE FROM YOU:
Depending on how you use our Website, you will be subject to different types of Personal Data
collected and different manners of collection:
a) Unregistered users: If you are a passive user of the Website and do not register for any
purchases or other service, you may still be subject to certain passive data collection
("Passive Data Collection"). Such Passive Data Collection may include through cookies, as
described below, IP address information, location information, and certain browser data,
such as history and/or session information.
b) All users: The Passive Data Collection which applies to Unregistered users shall also
apply to all other users and/or visitors of our Website.
c) Sales & Billing Information: In order to purchase any of the goods or services on the
Website, you will be asked to provide certain credit information, billing address
information, and possibly additional specific information so that you may be properly
charged for your purchases. This payment and billing information will not be stored and will
be used exclusively to assist with your one-time purchase.
Article 7 - THE PERSONAL DATA WE RECEIVE AUTOMATICALLY:
Cookies: We may collect information from you through automatic tracking systems (such as
information about your browsing preferences) as well as through information that you
volunteer to us (such as information that you provide during a registration process or at other
times while using the Website, as described above).
cookies are small strings of text used to store some information that may concern the user, his
or her preferences or the device they are using to access the Internet (such as a computer,
tablet, or mobile phone). Cookies are mainly used to adapt the operation of the site to your
expectations, offering a more personalized browsing experience and memorizing the choices
you made previously.
A cookie consists of a reduced set of data transferred to your browser from a web server and it
can only be read by the server that made the transfer. This is not executable code and does not
Cookies do not record or store any Personal Data. If you want, you can prevent the use of
cookies, but then you may not be able to use our Website as we intend. To proceed without
changing the options related to cookies, simply continue to use our Website.
Technical cookies: Technical cookies, which can also sometimes be called HTML cookies,
are used for navigation and to facilitate your access to and use of the site. They are
necessary for the transmission of communications on the network or to supply services
requested by you. The use of technical cookies allows the safe and efficient use of the site.
You can manage or request the general deactivation or cancelation of cookies through your
browser. If you do this though, please be advised this action might slow down or prevent
access to some parts of the site.
Cookies may also be retransmitted by an analytics or statistics provider to collect
aggregated information on the number of users and how they visit the Website. These are
also considered technical cookies when they operate as described.
Temporary session cookies are deleted automatically at the end of the browsing session -
these are mostly used to identify you and ensure that you don't have to log in each time -
whereas permanent cookies remain active longer than just one particular session.
Support in configuring your browser: You can manage cookie through the settings of your
browser on your device. However, deleting cookies from your browser may remove the
preferences you have set for this Website.
For further information and support, you can also visit the specific help page of the web
browser you are using:
- Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-vista/block-orallow-cookies
- Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-us/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-websitepreferences
- Safari: http://www.apple.com/legal/privacy/
- Chrome: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=en
- Opera: http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/cookies/Log Data: Like all websites and mobile applications, this Website also makes use of log files
which store automatic information collected during user visits. The different types of log
data could be as follows:
- internet protocol (IP) address;
- type of browser and device parameters used to connect to the Website;
- name of the Internet Service Provider (ISP);
- date and time of visit;
- web page of origin of the user (referral) and exit;
- possibly the number of clicks.
The aforementioned information is processed in an automated form and collected in an
exclusively aggregated manner in order to verify the correct functioning of the site, and for
security reasons. This information will be processed according to the legitimate interests of the
For security purposes (spam filters, firewalls, virus detection), the automatically recorded data
may also possibly include Personal Data such as IP address, which could be used, in accordance
with applicable laws, in order to block attempts at damage to the Website or damage to other
users, or in the case of harmful activities or crime. Such data are never used for the
identification or profiling of the user, but only for the protection of the Website and our users.
Such information will be treated according to the legitimate interests of the Data Controller.
Article 8 - SOCIAL NETWORK PLUGINS:
This Website incorporates plugins and/or buttons for social networks, in order to allow easy
sharing of content on your favorite social networks. These plugins are programmed so as not to
set any cookies when accessing the page, to safeguard the privacy of users. Cookies may be set,
however, if you make voluntary use of the plugin. Please note that if you browse while being
through this Website at the time that you registered with the particular social network.
The collection and use of information obtained by means of the plugin are governed by the
respective privacy policies of the social networks, which can be found below:
We use secure physical and digital systems to store your Personal Data when appropriate. We
ensure that your Personal Data is protected against unauthorized access, disclosure, or
Please note, however, that no system involving the transmission of information via the internet,
or the electronic storage of data, is completely secure. However, we take the protection and
storage of your Personal Data very seriously. We take all reasonable steps to protect your
Personal Data is stored throughout your relationship with us. We delete your Personal Data
upon request for cancelation of your account or other general request for the deletion of data.
In the event of a breach of your Personal Data, you will be notified in a reasonable time frame,
but in no event later than two weeks, and we will follow all applicable laws regarding such
Article 10 - PURPOSES OF PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA:
We primarily use your Personal Data to help us provide a better experience for you on our
Website and to provide you the services and/or information you may have requested, such as
use of our Website.
Information that does not identify you personally, but that may assist in providing us broad
overviews of our customer base, will be used for market research or marketing efforts. Such
information may include, but is not limited to, interests based on your cookies.
Personal Data that may be considering identifying may be used for the following:
a) Improving your personal user experience
b) Fulfilling your purchases
Article 11 - DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL DATA:
Although our policy is to maintain the privacy of your Personal Data as described herein, we
may disclose your Personal Data if we believe that it is reasonable to do so in certain cases, in
our sole and exclusive discretion. Such cases may include, but are not limited to:
a) To satisfy any local, state, or Federal laws or regulations
b) To respond to requests, such discovery, criminal, civil, or administrative process,
subpoenas, court orders, or writs from law enforcement or other governmental or legal
of our Website
d) As may be necessary for the operation of our Website
e) To generally cooperate with any lawful investigation about our users
f) If we suspect any fraudulent activity on our Website or if we have noticed any activity
which may violate our terms or other applicable rules
Article 12 - OPTING OUT OF TRANSMITTALS FROM US:
From time to time, we may send you informational or marketing communications related to our
Website such as announcements or other information. If you wish to opt-out of such
communications, you may contact the following email: https://hugstherapyservices.com/contact/
You may also click the opt-out link which will be provided at the bottom of any and all such
Please be advised that even though you may opt-out of such communications, you may still
receive information from us that is specifically about your use of our Website or about your
account with us.
By providing any Personal Data to us, or by using our Website in any manner, you have created
a commercial relationship with us. As such, you agree that any email sent from us or third-party
affiliates, even unsolicited email, shall specifically not be considered SPAM, as that term is
Article 13 - MODIFYING, DELETING, AND ACCESSING YOUR INFORMATION:
If you wish to modify or delete any information we may have about you, or you wish to simply
access any information we have about you, you may reach out to us at the following email
Article 14 - ACCEPTANCE OF RISK:
By continuing to our Website in any manner, use the Product, you manifest your continuing
information or data via the internet is not always completely secure, no matter what steps are
taken. You acknowledge, agree and accept that we do not guarantee or warrant the security of
any information that you provide to us, and that you transmit such information at your own risk.
Article 15 - YOUR RIGHTS:
You have many rights in relation to your Personal Data. Specifically, your rights are as follows:
- the right to be informed about the processing of your Personal Data
- the right to have access to your Personal Data
- the right to update and/or correct your Personal Data
- the right to portability of your Personal Data
- the right to oppose or limit the processing of your Personal Data
- the right to request that we stop processing and delete your Personal Data
- the right to block any Personal Data processing in violation of any applicable law
- the right to launch a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in the United
States or applicable data protection authority in another jurisdiction
Such rights can all be exercised by contacting us at the relevant contact information listed in this
This Website has a children’s section. Parents are responsible for monitoring their children at all
times. By viewing this site, you and your household have given us your consent to allow any of
your children to view all content on this site.
Article 17 - CONTACT INFORMATION:
contact us at the following email address: https://hugstherapyservices.com/contact/