Your privacy is very important to Colliers International ("we", "us", or "our"). This 'privacy statement' applies to information collection and use while you are visiting and using this website. Please read this 'privacy statement' carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.
For the purposes of European General Data Protection Regulation, we are the data controller of your personal data (i.e. the company who is responsible for, and controls the processing of, your personal data).
The provision of personal data by you may be necessary for the performance of any contractual relationship with you and where in our legitimate interest for the following purposes: (i) to contact you and respond to your requests and enquiries; (ii) to process your request to subscribe to receive our weekly newsletter or receive marketing communications from us; (iii) for business administration, including statistical analysis; (iv) to personalize your visit to the website and to assist you while you use the website; (v) to improve the website by helping us understand who uses the website and how; and (v) for fraud prevention and detection and to comply with applicable laws, regulations or codes of practice.
We may use your personal data for marketing related purposes. For example, subject to any applicable laws, either Colliers International or selected third parties may send mailings which you have requested or which we feel may be of interest to you. We may also send invitations to seminars and other events run by us or third parties with whom we organize events.
Your personal data is not sold or rented to third parties, although on occasions it may be passed to third parties for marketing purposes or to mailing houses or similar third parties who act as our fulfilment agents. You can opt out of receiving these various communications, or update any of your personal data, by using the opt-out or unsubscribe method or manage preferences method provided in emails you receive from us or by contacting us using the details below.
As a member of the global Colliers International affiliation, your personal data may be used for the purposes detailed in this 'privacy statement' by us in Romania or by any of our Colliers International affiliates.
We may also share your personal data as required or permitted by law to comply with a subpoena or similar legal process or government request, or when we believe in good faith that disclosure is legally required or otherwise necessary to protect our rights and property, or the rights, property or safety of others, including to advisers, law enforcement agencies, judicial and regulatory authorities. We may also transfer your personal data to a third party that acquires all or part of our assets or shares, or that succeeds us in carrying on all or a part of our business, whether by merger, acquisition, reorganization or otherwise.
Given the global nature of the Colliers International business, personal data collected from you, including via this website, may be transferred to countries located outside the European Economic Area (the "EEA") and Switzerland who do not provide a similar or adequate level of protection to that provided by countries in the EEA. By submitting your personal data to us, you consent to the transfer of your personal data to Colliers International affiliates and other recipients described in this 'privacy statement' that are in countries outside of the EEA. You may withdraw your consent at any time. The withdrawal of consent shall not affect the lawfulness of processing based on consent before its withdrawal.
Individuals in Europe have certain data subject rights which may be subject to limitations and/or restrictions. These rights may include the right to: (i) request access to and rectification or erasure of their personal data; (ii) obtain restriction of processing or to object to processing of their personal data; and (iii) data portability.
If you wish to exercise one of the above-mentioned rights, you should contact Colliers. You may also have the right to lodge a complaint about the processing of your personal data with your local data protection authority.
We take reasonable steps, consistent with generally accepted industry standards, including technical, administrative and physical safeguards to protect the personal data submitted to us from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. However, no method of security or transmission over the Internet is entirely secure. You should always use caution when transmitting your personal data over the Internet.