Privacy Policy

INFORMATION THAT ELBRUS TV COLLECTS FROM YOU (INCLUDING PERSONAL INFORMATION)

Elbrus TV directly collects information when you:

  • sign up / subscribe to receive an Elbrus TV newsletter, request email alerts, or make ticket reservations;
  • purchase a product or service;
  • send email messages to Elbrus TV;
  • participate in user surveys; and
  • participate in public forums and other interactive experiences on the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites.

Elbrus TV also indirectly collects usage information about your visit to the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites, as explained in the section below titled Cookies and Tracking Technologies.

Elbrus TV does not itself collect or store financial account data.  Instead, if you choose to make a purchase on the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites, you will be directed to Elbrus TV’s third-party payment processor, which is PayPal.

Elbrus TV requires your Personal Information only in limited circumstances when you:

  • sign up for an Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey newsletter (name, username, email address, country of residence);
  • request email alerts
  • make a ticket reservation
  • purchase a product

You may voluntarily choose to share additional Personal Information on the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites, for example:

when participating in a forum or other interactive experience on the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites.

Elbrus TV encourages you to use discretion before voluntarily sharing additional Personal Information on the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites. (If you later choose to delete your Elbrus TV account, deletion of your Personal Information will be subject to the process and limits outlined below.)

COOKIES AND TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES ON ELBRUS TV AND OPERA ODYSSEY WEBSITES

Like many companies and organisations, Elbrus TV uses Cookies and other common Tracking Technologies on the Elbrus TV website and in email communications to help Elbrus TV better understand your use and needs of the Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites, current and future Elbrus TV-related products and services, and how Elbrus TV can improve. For example:

Based on your cookie settings, Elbrus TV tracks information indicating, among other things, which pages of Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites were visited, the order in which they were viewed, when they were visited, and which hyperlinks and other user interface controls were used;

Elbrus TV may log the IP address, operating system, and browser software you used when accessing the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites, and Elbrus TV may be able to determine from an IP address your Internet Service Provider and the geographic location of your point of connectivity;

Elbrus TV may track and collect information from emails that Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey sends to you, for example whether you opened the email or clicked on any links from the email.

Elbrus TV may also track and understand how you interact with Elbrus TV’s and Opera Odyssey’s social media, and how you find or may be referred to the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites.

Elbrus TV uses Cookies and other Tracking Technologies for the following purposes:

when necessary for system administration, security, and integrity to ensure the Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites work properly for you. Without these technologies, the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites may not function correctly;

to enable analytics, performance and functionality, to help Elbrus TV gather information about how visitors use the Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites and monitor the Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites performance, and to enhance your experience by recognizing and remembering whether you have visited the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites before and may have any personal preferences; and

to support marketing by enabling Elbrus TV to deliver content relevant to your interests on the Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites and third-party websites based on how you interact with Elbrus TV advertisements or content. Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey use “first-party” cookies, which means cookies served by Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey, and also “third-party” cookies, which means cookies served by third parties that help Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey track this information.

You have some options for managing Cookies and other Tracking Technologies. These include:

Modifying your browser settings: You should be able to control how and whether your web browser accepts Cookies by adjusting its privacy and security settings. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new Cookies, how to receive notification of new Cookies, and how to disable existing Cookies. If you reject the Elbrus TVs or Opera Odyssey’s Cookies, many functions and conveniences of Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites may not work properly.

Opting-out of certain third-party tracking and advertising: Some of the third parties used by Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey for Cookies and Tracking Technologies offer the ability to opt-out from their tracking by following processes described on their websites. Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey is not responsible for the effectiveness of any third-party opt-out options.

HOW YOUR INFORMATION IS USED

Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey use information, including Personal Information, to carry out the following purposes:

Operate and improve the Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites – This includes creating and improving features that support the Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey communities and enable the Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites usage at scale.

Offer and improve products and services – This includes enabling you to navigate the Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites and to purchase or obtain products and services on the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites.

Develop and maintain the security and performance of the Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites – This includes tracking Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites’ outages and creating software solutions, and monitoring uses, misuses, and potential misuses of the Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites.

Communicate with you – This includes notifying you of Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites’ maintenance and updates, marketing to you about products and services of Elbrus TV, Opera Odyssey or their affiliates, and as permitted under applicable law, sending you communications about products or services of selected business partners that may be of interest to you.

Track Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites’ usage against goals and mission – This includes performing analytics to evaluate access to products and services and to report aggregate usage information (not Personal Information) to business partners and external audiences.

Exercise, enforce, and comply with legal rights and obligations – This includes responding to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process; and investigating, preventing, or taking action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, security or technical issues, or to protect the rights, property, or safety of Elbrus TV, Opera Odyssey, or others, and as otherwise required by applicable law.

Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey may also seek your consent for additional uses of information, including Personal Information, and will use it only for the purpose described to you. All use of Personal Information is subject to applicable law.

HOW YOUR INFORMATION IS SHARED

Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey shares information, including Personal Information, with third parties for the following purposes:

With service providers, contractors, and other third parties that help carry out the uses described above – Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey requires third parties to: (1) abide by this Privacy Policy and applicable law; (2) handle Personal Information in a confidential manner and maintain adequate security; and (3) use Personal Information only as needed to fulfil the relevant purpose(s). In some cases, the Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites are integrated with third-party services or contains links to websites published by third parties, including other content providers as well as service providers. These third parties are responsible for their own privacy practices, so you should pay attention anytime you are redirected to a third-party website and be sure to review its privacy policy.

With affiliates of Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey, or with successors in the event of a merger, acquisition, or reorganization, for their use consistent with this Privacy Policy.

Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey may also seek your consent for additional disclosures of information, including Personal Information, and will share it only as described to you. In addition, Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey may share with the public and with third parties, including but not limited to researchers and business partners, information and Personal Information that is de-identified or aggregated in a manner that does not personally identify you.

HOW TO MANAGE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

You can manage your Personal Information through requests to Elbrus TV’s user support team. Elbrus TV will provide support to the extent required by applicable law (for example, website visitors in the European Union) and more broadly when possible, as a courtesy in our sole discretion. Elbrus TV will notify you in the event that Elbrus TV is unable to meet a request that is not legally required.

Access and correct your Personal Information

Please contact Elbrus TV user support to access and update this or other information.

Exceptions:

Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey does not track or index every time or every place on the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites when or where a user may volunteer Personal Information, so Elbrus TV will be unable to help you locate or manage all such instances. Elbrus TV encourages you to use discretion before volunteering Personal Information on the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites.

Restrict or object to the processing of Personal Information

If you want to manage emails and other communications to you, you may contact Elbrus TV user support. You may object to, or request that Elbrus TV stop its use of your Personal Information for other purposes by contacting the Elbrus TV user support team.

Delete account and Personal Information

To request deletion of your Elbrus TV Personal Information, you should visit the unsubscribe page of the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites. Because deletion on the Elbrus TV system is a permanent action and cannot be reversed, Elbrus TV may ask you to complete a process that aims to confirm your authority to manage the Elbrus TV data affected by your request.

With respect to your Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey account, Elbrus TV will permanently:

  • deactivate your Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey account,
  • retire your username, and
  • remove you from Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey email lists

With respect to your Personal Information, Elbrus TV will permanently delete your Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey account profile Personal Information from the Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites.

As noted above, to the extent that Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey associates the information that Elbrus TV collects directly or indirectly with an individual (for example, you), the association is based on Personal Information in your Elbrus TV account profile. By erasing the Personal Information in your Elbrus TV account profile, the remaining information about your activity on Elbrus TV website will no longer be associated with you, except as noted below.

These changes will be applied to data stores that are used for operation of the Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites.

Exceptions:

Deletion will not apply to historical activity logs or archives unless and until these logs and data naturally “age-off” the Elbrus TV system.

Elbrus TV does not track or index every time or every place on the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites when or where a user may volunteer Personal Information, so Elbrus TV will be unable to help you locate or manage all such instances. Elbrus TV encourages you to use discretion before voluntarily sharing your Personal Information on the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites.

Elbrus TV cannot always delete records of past interactions and transactions. For example, records relating to previous purchases on the Elbrus TV website must be retained for financial reporting, audit, and compliance reasons.

Elbrus TV will retain and use Personal Information as necessary to comply with its legal obligations, resolve disputes, enforce its agreements, and as otherwise permitted by applicable law.

Data retention

Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey will retain your Personal Information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you with services; to maintain a record of your transactions for financial reporting, audit, and compliance purposes; and to comply with the Elbrus TV’s legal obligations, resolve disputes, enforce its agreements, and as otherwise permitted by applicable law. Upon your request that Elbrus TV deactivate your account and delete your information, Elbrus TV will follow the process described above.

STORAGE & SECURITY

Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey stores information, including Personal Information, on its own servers and on servers of companies that Elbrus TV hires to provide services. In each case, information may be stored in the United States and in other countries where Elbrus TV operates, and in countries where Elbrus TV service providers operate. If you are in the European Union, Switzerland, or other regions with laws governing data collection and use, you acknowledge that Elbrus TV may transfer, process and store your personal information in the United States and other countries, the privacy laws of which may be considered less strict than those of your region.

Elbrus TV controls its own copy of information collected through the Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites and has an information security program designed to protect information in its possession or control. This is done through a variety of privacy and security policies, processes, and procedures. Elbrus TV uses administrative, physical, and technical safeguards that reasonably and appropriately protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the information that it collects, receives, stores, or transmits. Nonetheless, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure; and therefore, Elbrus TV cannot guarantee its absolute security. While Elbrus TV works hard to ensure the integrity and security of its network and systems, Elbrus TV cannot guarantee that its security measures will prevent “hackers” or other unauthorized persons from illegally accessing or obtaining information.

If Elbrus TV learns of a security breach involving its copy of your Personal Information, Elbrus TV may attempt to notify you electronically so that you may take appropriate protective steps. By using the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites or by providing Personal Information to Elbrus TV, you agree that Elbrus TV can communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to your use of the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites. If a security systems breach occurs, Elbrus TV may post a notice on the Elbrus TV homepage (www.ElbrusTV.com) or elsewhere on the Elbrus TV website and may send an email to you at the email address associated with your Elbrus TV account. Depending on where you are located, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach, involving your Personal Information, in writing.

PRIVACY POLICY UPDATES

This Privacy Policy will be reviewed and updated from time to time. When changes are made, the Privacy Policy will be labelled as “Revised (date),” indicating that you should review the new terms, which will be effective immediately upon posting on this page, with an updated effective date. By accessing the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites after any changes have been made, you accept the modified Privacy Policy and any changes contained therein. In case you miss the notification referenced above, be sure to return to this page periodically to ensure familiarity with the most current version of this Privacy Policy.

CONTACT INFORMATION

If you have privacy concerns, have disclosed data you would prefer to keep private, or would like to access the Personal Information that Elbrus TV maintains about you, please contact us at Privacy@ElbrusTV.com. You may also write to us at:

Data Protection
Elbrus TV
Maryville House
Southern Road
Cork
T12 N5WY
IRELAND

GLOSSARY

Cookies are unique identifiers usually in the form of small data files placed on your device that send certain information about your activity on the Elbrus TV or Opera Odyssey websites or in an email communication back to Elbrus TV, Opera Odyssey, or the authorized third party that served the cookie. Elbrus TV or third parties may also use Flash cookies.

The Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey websites consists of all content and pages located within the ElbrusTV.com and OperaOdyssey.com web domains and all Elbrus TV and Opera Odyssey mobile applications.

Personal Information is information that specifically identifies you or that, when combined with other information, could be used to identify you.

Tracking Technologies are web beacons, clear gifs, pixels, and similar technologies that are also unique identifiers used to track your online activity but are not stored on your device.

Effective from 26th June, 2019

Opera Odyssey is wholly owned by
Baikal Developments Ltd.
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Baikal Publishing
part of Baikal Developments
Printed in Malta by
Gutenberg Press Ltd.

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