We are Wattl Ltd, and this data protection notice gives detailed information as to when and why we collected personal information from you, how we keep it secure and how we use it.
This notice covers your usage of products operated by Wattl Ltd, namely the website wat.tl, neon.wat.tl and iOS app available in the App Store (the Wattl app).
We collected information when you interacted with us including when you used the Wattl app, visited our website or signed up for our emails.
We collected your personal information in one of the ways described below:
We collected information that was necessary to perform the services you have requested or that was otherwise necessary for us to operate our products and to improve the experience of our users.
We collected the following information from you:
Information obtained directly from you when you created a Wattl account. This will depend on how you signed up.
Additionally, after you created a Wattl account, during your use of the app we will have collected and stored data that you uploaded or directly entered. This will include profile images, comments and any other text, images or videos you uploaded to Wattl.
We may also obtain information available from other external sources about you and combine it with information we hold about you. This will only be done if this information is publicly available or if you have given permission to a third party to share this information.
We use the information we hold about you for authentication purposes and to carry out the service provided by Wattl.
We may use your information in the following ways:
In appropriate circumstances we shall use your information to fulfil our legal obligations which may include:
We keep your personal information as long as necessary for the purposes set out above.
We shall share your data with third parties who are performing services on our behalf, only for the purpose of delivering the Wattl service.
We transfer your personal information to organisations based in the US, all of which are compliant with the EU-US Privacy Shield:
If we are required to do so by law (for example under money laundering or charity law legislation, or under a court order) we may share your personal information with the police, other law enforcement or regulatory bodies or a government authority investigating unlawful activities.
You have certain rights under data protection laws in relation to the personal information we hold and are using about you. To exercise your rights, please use the contact details provided under the ‘Contact Us about your personal information’ section below.
Your rights include asking for a copy of the information we hold about you, having any inaccurate information we hold about you corrected, or to request that we stop using your personal information in a particular way. Your data protection rights are summarised under the tab immediately below.
You have the following rights under data protection laws in relation to your personal data, these rights include:
To exercise your rights, please use our contact details below.
We may contact you to ask you for further information in relation to your request to help us enact your rights in accordance with the law.
We try to respond to all legitimate requests within one month. However, occasionally it may take us longer than a month if your request is particularly complicated or you have made a number of requests. In such circumstances, we will notify you.
Wattl Ltd is committed to keeping your data secure. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorised access and use.
The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area (‘EEA’). By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing.
We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Data Protection Notice. This is done in a number of different way including:
Wherever possible all communications are encrypted, using technologies such as TLS and SSL.
In all such cases we shall ensure that any transfer of your information is compliant with data protection law.
However, please note that the transmission of data via the Internet is not completely secure. Your communications may be routed through a number of countries before being delivered. We cannot guarantee the security of any data transmitted to our Websites or apps, however, once we have received your data, we will use adequate security procedures to prevent unauthorised access.
We keep this data protection notice under review. The latest version of this notice will always appear on this page.
If you would like more information or would like to raise any queries, exercise your rights or make a complaint in relation to our use of your personal information, you may contact our Data Protection Officer using the following details:
Data Protection Officer