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Privacy Policy

 

Effective Date: 10/10/2018

Athletes Junction Sports Equipment Trading LLC (together ˜Athletes Junction”, "we" and "us") respect the privacy of the visitors to the team-aj.com website and take great care to protect your information. This privacy policy tells you what information we collect from you, how we may use it and the steps we take to ensure that it is protected.

Data protection is a matter of trust and your privacy is important to us. Athletes Junction shall therefore only use your name and other information which relates to you in the manner set out in this Privacy Policy. Athletes Junction will only collect information where it is necessary for Athletes Junction to do so and Athletes Junction will only collect information if it is relevant to its dealings with you.

Athletes Junction will only keep your information for as long as Athletes Junction is either required to by law or as is relevant for the purposes for which it was collected. You can visit the Athletes Junction website and use Athletes Junction’s mobile app (collectively called the Platform) and browse without having to register for an Account.

 1. Data that Athletes Junction collects

Your personally identifiable data (first name, last name, email, billing information and billing address) is processed by Athletes Junction.

Your data is collected and processed to:

(a)  Administer your Account;

(b)  Process your Orders (including but not limited to delivery of the Products);

(c)  Verify and carry out financial transactions in relation to payment you make online

       (including but not limited to payment verification, fraud protection and credit risk reduction);

(d)  Provide you with the services and information offered through the Platform;

(e)  Undertake direct marketing;

(f)   Audit the downloading of data from the Platform;

(g)  Improve the layout and/or content of the pages of the Platform and customize the Platform for users;

(h)  identify visitors on the Platform; 

(i)   Carry out research on Athletes Junction’s users demographics; and/or

(j)   Send you information which Athletes Junction deems you may find useful or which you have requested from Athletes Junction

      (including information about Athletes Junction’s Products, its newsletters, sales or promotions; information relating to other 

       companies in Athletes Junction’s group or Athletes Junction’s business partners), provided you have indicated that you have

       not objected to being contacted for these purposes. 

Athletes Junction will use your personal data only for the purposes indicated above.

Athletes Junction mainly does business in the Middle East and most data that it collects and processes is in those countries. By giving your data to Athletes Junction you agree to it being transferred to its commercial partners, who may be located in a country outside the UAE where other standards of data protection might apply, including to companies whose intervention as data processors, acting on behalf and under the control of Athletes Junction, is required to accomplish the purposes indicated above. 

Subject to the above, Athletes Junction will not disclose, sell, rent or exchange such personal data to any other organization or entity, unless you are first notified and expressly agree, or as otherwise required by law. Payments that you make through the Platform will be processed by Telr.com

Your actual order details may be stored on Athletes Junction’s server but for security reasons cannot be retrieved directly by Athletes Junction. However, you may access this information by logging into your Account on the Platform. There you can:

(a) View the details of your Orders that have been completed, those which are open and those which are shortly to be dispatched

(b) Administer your address details, bank details and any newsletter to which you may have subscribed. 

Athletes Junction draws your attention to the fact that you have the right to access and restrict your data and, where appropriate, request rectification of any incorrect data relating to you. 

The Platform may contain links to other websites not owned or operated by Athletes Junction. Please be aware that Athletes Junction  is not responsible for the privacy practices of such websites and that this Privacy Policy applies solely to data collected by Athletes Junction.

 2. Other uses of your personal information

Subject to obtaining your consent, Athletes Junction may contact you by email with details of other Products. Athletes Junction may use your personal information for direct Athletes Junction related marketing (including opinion and market research). You may, at any moment, opt out by sending an e-mail regarding any questions you may have to info@team-aj.com, or by ordinary mail to the following address:

Intercoil Building
Office 102
Al Jreena Street
PO Box 502201
Dubai UAE

 

Athletes Junction may also send you other information about Athletes Junction, the Platform, Athletes Junction’s Products, sales promotions, Athletes Junction’s newsletter and other information related to other companies in Athletes Junction’s group or Athletes Junction’s business partners. If you would prefer not to receive any of this additional information as detailed in this paragraph (or any part of it) please click the ˜unsubscribe™ link in the newsletter that Athletes Junction sends to you. Athletes Junction will not pass any debit/credit card details to third parties

Athletes Junction may further anonymize data about users of the Platform generally and use it for various purposes, including ascertaining the general location of the users and usage of certain aspects of the Platform or a link contained in an email to those registered to receive them, and supplying that anonymized data to third parties such as publishers. However, that anonymized data will not be capable of identifying you personally.

 3. Third parties and links

Athletes Junction may pass your details to other companies in Athletes Junction’s group. Athletes Junction may also pass your details to Athletes Junction’s agents and subcontractors to help Athletes Junction with uses of your data as set out in this Privacy Policy. For example, Athletes Junction may use third parties to assist Athletes Junction with delivering Products to you, to help it to collect payments from you, to analyze data and to provide Athletes Junction with marketing or customer service assistance. Athletes Junction may exchange information with third parties for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction. Athletes Junction  may transfer Athletes Junction’s databases containing your personal information if Athletes Junction  is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Web site of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal information and to any other third party with your prior consent to do so. We may also disclose your personal information, as required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process, when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect our safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to government request. 

Other than as set out in this Privacy Policy, Athletes Junction shall not sell or disclose your personal data to third parties without obtaining your prior consent unless this is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy or unless Athletes Junction is required to do so by law.

The Platform may contain advertising of third parties and links to other sites or frames of other sites. Please be aware that Athletes Junction is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of those third parties or other sites, nor for any third party to whom it transfers your data in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

 4. Use of Facebook and Twitter social plugins

The Platform may use social plugins (plugins) provided by the social network facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (Facebook). The plugins are identifiable by a Facebook logo or the notice Facebook Social Plugin. 

The Platform may use social plugins (plugins) provided by the social network twitter.com, operated by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA (Twitter). The plugins are identifiable by a Twitter logo or the notice Twitter Social Plugin. 

The Platform may use social plugins (plugins) provided by the social network linkedin.com, operated by LinkedIn Ltd., 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (LinkedIn). The plugins are identifiable by a LinkedIn logo or the notice LinkedIn Social Plugin. 

When you visit a page of the Platform that contains a social plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to Facebook and/or Twitter servers. Facebook and Twitter directly transfer the plugin content to your browser which embeds the latter into the Platform, enabling Facebook and Twitter to receive information about your having accessed the respective page of the Platform. For this purpose, the internet address of the visited site (your IP address included) is transferred to a USA-based Facebook and/or Twitter server where the data are stored. This occurs even if you do not have a Facebook or Twitter account or are not logged into Facebook/Twitter at the time.

If you are logged into Facebook, your visit can be assigned to your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for example by clicking a Like, or entering a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored by it. The information can also be published on Facebook, and shown to your Facebook friends.

For information on the purpose and scope of data collection by Facebook/Twitter/ LinkedIn and how it is processed and used, as well as your rights in this respect and settings options for protecting your privacy please visit Facebook™’s privacy policy https://www.facebook.com/fbprivacy, Twitter's privacy policy (https://twitter.com/privacy) or LinkedIn™’s privacy policy (http://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy)

Chat

 

We use a chat feature to assist you with any general enquiries you may have. If our chat feature is offline we will collect your name and email address so that we may reply to your request. We may require you to provide us with your name and email address, in case we had to come back to you with a reply to enquiry.

 5. Cookies

Athletes Junction also collects non-personally identifiable information passively using "cookies" and "action tags".

5.1 Cookies

 

"Cookies" are small text files that are placed on your computer in order to identify your web browser and the activities of your computer on the Platform and other websites. Athletes Junction may use Cookies to allow it to statistically monitor how you are using the Platform to help it improve its online offerings or to determine the popularity of certain content. Athletes Junction furthermore sends a "session cookie" to your computer when you log in to the Platform. These session cookies allow Athletes Junction to recognize if you visit multiple pages during the same browser session, without needing to re-enter your login information multiple times. Although most browsers are initially set to accept cookies, you may reset your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie or to reject cookies generally. Most browsers offer instructions on how to do so in the "Help" section of the toolbar. Please be aware that for technological reasons if you decline the use of cookies you will be unable to login to the Platform.

5.2 Action Tags

 

"Action tags" also known as web beacons or gif tags, are a web technology used to help track website usage information, such as how many times a specific page has been viewed. Action tags are invisible to you, and any portion of the Athletes Junction Platform, including advertisements, or email sent on Athletes Junction ™’s behalf, may contain action tags. Athletes Junction may select and use from time to time different third parties to track Platform usage through action tags on the Platform. 

By using cookies and action tags together, Athletes Junction is able to gain valuable information to improve the Athletes Junction Platform and online offerings and measure the effectiveness of the Athletes Junction advertising and marketing campaigns. 

5.3 What kind of information is stored in cookies?

 

The cookies used by Athletes Junction may be used to store any personal information. Athletes Junction’s cookies may be traced back to an individual user with extensive research. Once a cookie is activated, it is given an ID number, which is solely used for internal reference and may be used to identify the user and access personal information, such as your name or IP address. The information Athletes Junction receives from the cookies allows Athletes Junction to assess which pages of the Platform are visited the most and see which products were most popular etc.

5.4 Does Athletes Junction use third party cookies?

 

Cookies from specific business partners are allowed by Athletes Junction for the purpose of tailoring their adverts to your tastes and browsing habits, so cookies from some of Athletes Junction’s partners may be stored on your computer when you visit the Platform. These cookies are temporary/permanent cookies, which will be automatically deleted from your computer at the end of their lifespan. (The data stored is collected at certain times, allowing these companies to see which content has been viewed most frequently. Third party cookies have the sole purpose of allowing Athletes Junction’s partners to advertise products that may interest you.

If you wish to not have this information used for the purpose of serving you targeted ads, you may opt-out by clicking the links below and following the instructions. Please note this does not opt you out of being served advertising. You will continue to receive generic ads.

Vizury: http://www.vizury.com/website/optout.html
Adroll: http://info.evidon.com/pub_info/573?v=1&nt=1&nw=false

Our partners, affiliates, tracking utility companies and service providers may use cookies to enhance the customer's online shopping experience. The use of cookies by our partners, affiliates, tracking utility companies and service providers is not covered by our privacy policy. We do not have access or control over these cookies.

5.5 Declaration of Consent

 

By using the Platform, I hereby give permission for my user information to be stored on cookie files. I also allow these files to remain on my computer after I have ended my browser session so they may be used upon my next visit to the Platform. I reserve the right to retract this permission by changing my browser setting to refuse cookies. 

 6. Log information

6.1 General

 

Every time you visit Athletes Junction, information is sent from your browser to Athletes Junction’s server log files, where it will be saved. The information transferred includes: time and date of visit to the Platform, which pages were viewed, IP address, URL of site that referred you to Athletes Junction, how much information has been stored and which browser you have been using.

The information stored in this log file is then used to improve the shopping experience on the Platform by making Athletes Junction’s navigation more user-friendly, finding errors quickly and directing Athletes Junction’s server capacity to where it is needed most. For example, this information allows us to work out Athletes Junction’s busiest times and plan enough server power for those times to keep Athletes Junction’s site running as quickly as possible.

6.2 Consent

 

By using the Platform, I am giving Athletes Junction permission to analyze and use protocol data to develop and optimize their online shop.

 7. Security

We follow generally accepted standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can contact us at info@team-aj.com.

To ensure secure online payment and security where sensitive personal data is involved, the Athletes Junction Platform uses SSL (Secure Socket Layer) technology. For further information, please consult your browser’s security specifications.

All credit/debit cards’ details and personally identifiable information will NOT be stored, sold, shared, rented or leased to any third parties.

 8. Consent

By submitting data to Athletes Junction or Athletes Junction’s agent or using the Platform you consent to Athletes Junction’s use of your data in the manner set out in this Privacy Policy including all services provided used by Athletes Junction  or third parties to verify your identity.

 9. Your rights

If you are concerned about your data you have the right to request access to the personal data which Athletes Junction may hold or process about you. You have the right to require Athletes Junction to correct any inaccuracies in your data free of charge. At any stage you also have the right to ask us to stop using your personal data for direct marketing purposes by contacting Athletes Junction by email at support@Athletes Junction.ae

If your personal information changes, or if you no longer desire our service, you may [correct, update, amend, delete/remove, ask to have it removed from a public forum, directory or testimonial on our site or deactivate it] by making the change on our member information page [or by emailing our Customer Support at info@team-aj.com.

We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

10. Unsubscribe from newsletter

Since Athletes Junction wants you to stay tuned with Athletes Junction’s fantastic offers, we suggest you to keep your newsletter subscription active, but you can of course unsubscribe from Athletes Junction’s newsletter at any moment.

The easiest way to unsubscribe is to click on the unsubscribe link you receive at the bottom of your daily newsletter, or send an email to support@Athletes Junction .ae

11. Changes to this policy

We may update this privacy policy to reflect changes to our information practices. If we make any material changes we will notify you by email (sent to the e-mail address specified in your account) or by means of a notice on this Site prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.