Privacy policy

The following document defines the rules of processing User’s personal data and access to information collected through Cookies, in order to fulfill the obligations and services provided to the User electronically by the website.

I. Definitions

  • Cookies – IT data, especially small text files, recorded and stored on devices used to access the Website by the User.
  • Controller’s Cookies – Cookies related to the provision of services by electronic means by me via the Website.
  • External Cookies – Cookies placed by partners (e.g. Google, Facebook) via the Website.
  • Server Logs – files located on the server that collect information about server activity, e.g. requests sent by an internet browser or errors in the functioning of an application.
  • Website – website, used to conduct my activity in the internet.
  • Device – electronic device used by the User to obtain access to the Website.
  • User – an entity which, in accordance with the Rules and the provisions of applicable laws, may be provided services by electronic means or which may conclude an Agreement on provision of services by electronic means.
  • Personal Data – means information about an identified or identifiable natural person – data subject; an identifiable natural person is a person who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular based on an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person.
  • Processing – means an operation or a set of operations performed on personal data or on sets of personal data, whether or not by automated means, such as collection, recording, organisation, structuring, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, restriction, erasure or destruction.
  • Profiling – means any form of automated processing of personal data consisting in the use of personal data to evaluate certain personal aspects of a natural person, in particular to analyse or predict aspects concerning the effects of the natural person’s work, economic situation, health, personal preferences, interests, reliability, behaviour, location or movements.

II. Sources of data

The Website obtains data, including personal data about the User and his/her behaviour, by:

  1. Voluntary provision of data by the User in a comments form.
  2. Placing Cookies on a Device.
  3. Collecting web server logs by the hosting operator.

III. Type of collected data

  1. When leaving a comment, the User provides the following information:
    1. e-mail address;
    2. name/nickname.
  2. The Website may also record information about connection parameters. The viewed resources are identified by URL addresses. The following may also be subject to recording:
    1. time of request;
    2. time of response;
    3. client’s workstation name – identification via HTTPS protocol;
    4. information about errors that occurred during HTTPS transaction;
    5. URL address of the previously visited website (referrer link) – if the User entered the Portal through a link;
    6. information about the user’s browser;
    7. information about the IP address.

IV. The purpose of data processing in cookies

  1. This website uses Cookies.
  2. Cookies are stored on the Device until the User leaves our website, closes the Internet browser or until they are deleted by the User.
  3. I’m the entity that place Cookies on the Device and obtain access to them.
  4. The Website’s Cookies are used for the following purposes:
    1. compiling statistics about the ways in which the Users use the Website, which allows to improve their structure and content.
  5. External Cookies are used for the following purposes:
    1. collecting general and anonymous statistical data via Google Analytics analytic tools (Cookies controller: Google Inc. with its registered office in the USA).
  6. Restricting the use of Cookies may affect some of the functionalities available on the Portal’s websites.
  7. I recomend you reading Google’s and Facebook’s privacy policies, which set out the rules for using Cookies used to compile statistics.
  8. The User may view and edit information stored in Cookies collected by the Google advertising network using:
  9. The default settings of the internet browser typically allow for storing Cookies on the Device. The User may delete the collected Cookies and block their further collecting by changing the settings of his/her internet browser.

V. The purpose of data processing in server logs

  1. Information about certain behaviours of the Users are recorded on my server, on which the Website is hosted. The data are used only for the administration of the Website and the above-mentioned server.
  2. The Data collected in server log files will not be combined with the User’s personal data.

VI. Sharing and processing of data

  1. The data provided by the User in any of the forms will not be shared with third parties without the User’s consent.
  2. The data provided by the User will not be shared with third parties, with the exception of IT companies that enable me to provide relevant services.

VII. Period of data processing

  1. The period of data processing by the Website depends on the type of provided service and the purpose of processing.
  2. The period of data processing may be extended in the case where processing is necessary to establish, pursue or defend against possible claims, however, not longer than for 10 years. After this time – only in the case and to the extent required by law. After the expiry of the period of processing, the data are irreversibly deleted or anonymised.

VIII. Legal grounds for the processing of data provided in the comment form

The personal data from the form are processed pursuant to Article 6(1)(a) of the General Data Protection Regulation, i.e. the data subject’s consent.

IX. Legal grounds for the processing of data in cookies and logs

The personal data stored in cookies are processed pursuant to Article 6(1)(a) of the General Data Protection Regulation, i.e. the data subject’s consent (internet analytics / statistics).

X. User’s Rights

  1. The User has the right to access his/her personal data, the right to request their rectification, erasure or restriction of their processing, the right to data portability, the right to object, the right to withdraw consent at any time, which does not affect the lawfulness of processing based on the consent before its withdrawal.
  2. The User has the right to lodge a complaint with the PDPA, if he or she finds that the processing the User’s personal data violates the provisions of the General Data Protection Regulations of 27 April 2016 and the provisions of the act of 10 May 2018 on personal data protection (Journal of Laws of 2018, item 1000).
  3. In case of any question, please contact me via e-mail: ola (at)

XI. Changes to the Privacy Policy

  1. The Policy is reviewed on an ongoing basis and updated as necessary. The current version of the Policy is published on the Website and enters into force on the date of its publication.