Your privacy is important to us. At Lapis Energy we are dedicated to safeguarding and preserving your privacy and this policy provides information about the personal information we collect and the way in which we use that personal information when you use this website and communicate with us.
1. What information do we collect about you?
When you contact us with a view to engaging our services or communicating with us, you are required to provide details of your name, email address and any other relevant contact details. Other information collected might include IP address and information regarding what pages are accessed and when. We do not generally seek to collect sensitive data through this site or otherwise. In any limited cases where we do seek to collect such data, we will do this in accordance with data privacy law requirements and/or ask for your consent.
How we use the information about you
We use the information which you provide in order to manage your account with us and to provide relevant information about your requirements with third parties whom we partner with.
We may also use the information to email you about products, services and news which we think may be of interest to you and to notify you about any changes to our website, such as improvements or changes that may affect our service. These emails may be sent using a third party email programme.
We will never sell or share your information for marketing purposes with any other company or third party.
Legal basis for using information
We will only use the personal information about you which we hold to the extent that the law allows us to do so. The legal basis on which we will normally use the information is as follows:
- a) where we need to perform our contract with you for the provision of the services that you have requested; or
- b) where we need to comply with a legal obligation; or
- c) where it is necessary for our legitimate interests (or those of a third party), provided that your interests and rights do not override our interests.
We believe that we have a legitimate interest in using your personal information for any or all of the following reasons: Sharing knowledge regarding strategic communications, business transformations, positive reputation building, branding development services. Updating you on our company news. Fulfilling services/project/brief, preparing proposals, managing our relationships effectively and efficiently. Improving our service. Keeping you up to date on any changes related to our website or services.
Marketing and Communication
From the outset of our instruction, you are invited to say whether you would like to receive from us information about products or services which may be of interest to you. If you consent to receive such marketing information, you may opt out at a later date if you change your mind. You have the right at any time to tell us to stop sending such information to you. If you wish to do this, please notify us by sending an email or write to us, using the email or postal addresses set out below.
Access to your information and correction
You have the right to request a copy of the information which we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal information, please email us or write to us using the email or postal addresses specified below.
We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove any information which you think is inaccurate.
We have put in place appropriate physical, technical and administrative security measures to prevent your personal information from being accidentally lost, used or accessed in an unauthorized way, altered or disclosed.
We will deal promptly with any suspected breach of security and will notify you and the Information Commissioner’s Office of a breach where we are legally required to do so.
For how long is personal information retained?
We will only retain your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.
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A cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets website operators know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. It will not identify you personally as it is statistical data about our visitors and use of our site and this statistical data does not identify any personal details whatsoever.
All computers have the ability to decline cookies. This can be done by activating the setting on your browser which enables you to decline the cookies. Please note that should you choose to decline cookies you may be unable to access particular parts of our website.
For further information, please visit http://www.aboutcookies.org.uk/managing-cookies
How to contact us
If you wish to exercise any of your rights in relation to your personal information or if you have any queries about how we use your personal information, please let us know by contacting us by email at [email protected] or by post at Lapis Energy, 2950 North Harwood Street, Suite 2200, Dallas, Texas