Last updated: January 2021
Who We Are
The Hellenic Initiative is a company established in the United States with its principal place of business located at 135 E. 57th Street, Floor 14, New York, NY, US.
What Type Of Personal Information We Collect and How We Use It
The Personal Information that we may collect from you includes:
We use Personal Information to:
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Sharing your Personal Information
In accordance with, and as may be required by applicable law, before we share your Personal Information with a Selected Recipient, we enter into a legally binding agreement with such Selected Recipient that contains limitations on how such Selected Recipient may use, process, store or disclose your Personal Information.
In accordance with applicable law, we may disclose your Personal Information:
We may disclose your Personal Information to third parties in our legitimate business interests in the event that we:
Data Transfers and Storage
Security of your Personal Information
The Hellenic Initiative uses secure systems and implements appropriate technical and organizational measures to safeguard your Personal Information and protect it against unauthorized or unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction, or damage. While we take reasonable measures to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee the security of your Personal Information transmitted on our Site or over email. You submit your Personal Information to us at your own risk and responsibility.
We may, from time to time, host links on our Site to and from the websites of our affiliates or third parties. If you follow a link to any of these websites, these websites will have their own privacy policies and we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any information to those websites. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, THE HELLENIC INITIATIVE IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE INFORMATION PRACTICES OF ANY THIRD PARTIES THAT ARE NOT OWNED OR CONTROLLED BY US.
Retention of Personal Information
We will keep your Personal Information as follows:
If your Personal Information is processed by our Greek office, in certain circumstances, you have the right:
These rights may be limited, for example if fulfilling your request would reveal Personal Information about another person, or if you ask us to delete Personal Information which we are required by law to retain. These rights do not apply to processing by our New York office.
To exercise any of the rights in this section, please contact [email protected].
Children’s Personal Information
Our Site is intended for adults and is not directed to children. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under the age of 13 or such other age as may be directed by applicable law. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Information from a child, we will promptly delete such Personal Information from our records.
Privileges and Immunities
Questions or Complaints
In the event that you wish to make a complaint about how we process your Personal Information, please contact us in the first instance by contacting [email protected]. and we will endeavor to deal with your request as soon as possible. This is without prejudice to your right to launch a claim with the data protection regulator in your country.