Cookie & Privacy Policy

The rest of the page describes how to manage the site with reference to the processing of the personal data of users who consult it. This is an information notice also provided according to the GDPR to those who interact with web services.

The information is provided for this site in the position of Data Controller, and not for other websites that may be consulted by the user via links.

We invite you to read our Privacy Policy, illustrated below.

Complete information

Legal basis of the processing

This site processes data mainly on the basis of user authorization.

The awarding of consent takes place through the banner placed at the bottom of the page, or through the use or consultation of the site, as a conclusive behaviour. By using or consulting the site, visitors and users approve this privacy statement and consent to the processing of their personal data in relation to the methods and purposes described below, including any disclosure to third parties if necessary for the provision of a service.

The provision of data and therefore the consent to the collection and processing of data is optional, the User can deny authorization by leaving the site or revoke a consent already provided at any time. The negation may make it impossible to provide some services and the browsing experience on the site would be compromised.

The information is provided only for the website and not for other websites that may be consulted by the user through links contained therein.

If the user is under the age of 16, he will have to legitimize the authorization to his/her consent through the authorization of the parents or someone in their stead.

Purpose of the processing

The processing of the data collected by the website, in addition to the purposes related, instrumental and necessary for the provision of the service, is aimed at the following purposes:

Collection of data and information in order to protect the security of the website (spam filters, firewalls, virus detection) and of the Users, and to prevent or identify fraud or abuse to the detriment of the website. The data are recorded automatically and may possibly also include personal data (IP address) that could be used, in accordance with the laws in force on the subject, in order to block attempts to damage the website itself or to cause damage to other users, or in any case harmful activities or constituting a crime. These data are never used for the identification or profiling of the User, and they are periodically deleted. Consent is not required.

This site collects user data in two ways.

Data provided voluntarily
The site may collect other data in case of voluntary use of services by users, communication (contact forms) and will be used exclusively for the provision of the requested service:
– first name;
– email address.

The optional, explicit and voluntary sending of e-mails involves the subsequent acquisition of the sender’s address, necessary to respond to requests, as well as any other personal data included in the message.

The information that users of the website will deem to make public through the services and tools made available to them, are provided by the user knowingly and voluntarily, exempting this website from any liability. It is up to the user to verify that they have permission to enter personal data of third parties or content protected by national and international regulations.

Data collected in an automated manner
While the Users are browsing, the following information may be collected and stored in the website’s server (hosting) log files:
– Internet Protocol (IP) address;
– type of browser;
– parameters of the device used to connect to the site;
– name of the Internet Service Provider (ISP);
– date and time of visit;
– web page of origin of the visitor (referral) and exit;
– possibly the number of clicks.

These data are used for statistical and analytical purposes, in an exclusively aggregated form. The IP address is used exclusively for security purposes and is not crossed with any other data.

Place of processing

The data collected by the website are processed at the headquarters of the Data Controller based in Nardò (Italy).

Data retention period

The data collected by theweb site during its operation are kept for the time strictly necessary to carry out the specified activities. Upon expiry, the data will be deleted or anonymised, unless there are other purposes for their conservation.

Transfer of collected data to third parties

The data collected by the website is generally not provided to third parties, except in specific cases: legitimate request by the judicial authority and only in the cases provided for by law; if it is necessary for the provision of a specific service requested by the User; for carrying out security checks or website optimization.

Transfer of data to non-EU countries

This site may share some of the data collected with services located outside the European Union area. In particular with Google and Facebook through social plugins and the Google Analytics service. The transfer is authorized on the basis of specific decisions of the European Union and the Guarantor for the protection of personal data, in particular Decision 1250/2016, for which no further consent is required. The companies mentioned above guarantee their adherence to the Privacy Shield.

This site uses cookies, text files that are recorded on the user’s terminal or that allow access to information on the user’s terminal. Cookies allow information on visitor preferences to be stored, they are used in order to verify the correct functioning of the website and to improve its functionality by customizing the content of the pages based on the type of used browser, or to simplify navigation by automating procedures (e.g. Login, site language), and finally for the analysis of the use of the website by visitors.

This site uses the following categories of cookies:

– technical cookies, used for the sole purpose of transmitting an electronic communication, to ensure the correct display of the website and navigation within it. Some of these cookies are deleted when the browser is closed (session cookies), others have a longer duration (such as the cookie necessary to keep the user’s consent in relation to the use of cookies, which lasts one year). Consent is not required for these cookies;

– analysis cookies, used directly by the website manager to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the site. They are assimilated to technical cookies if the service is anonymized.

– profiling and marketing cookies, used exclusively by third parties other than the owner of this website to collect information on user behaviour while browsing, and on interests and consumption habits, also in order to provide personalized advertising. This website does not use profiling cookies.

By clicking ACCEPT on the banner present at the first access to the site or by browsing the site, the visitor expressly consents to the use of cookies and similar technologies, and in particular to the registration of these cookies on his/her terminal for the purposes indicated above, or to access through cookies to information on his/her terminal.

Disabling cookies

The user can refuse the use of cookies and at any time can revoke a consent already provided. Since cookies are connected to the used browser, they CAN BE DISABLED DIRECTLY FROM THE BROWSER, thus refusing / revoking consent to the use of cookies.

DISABLING COOKIES COULD PREVENT THE CORRECT USE OF SOME FUNCTIONS OF THE WEBSITE, in particular the services provided by third parties may not be accessible, and therefore may not be viewable: – YouTube videos or other video sharing services; – the social buttons of social networks; – Google maps.

Third party cookies

This site also acts as an intermediary for third-party cookies (such as buttons for social networks), used to provide additional services and features to visitors and to simplify the use of the website itself, or to provide personalized advertising. This website has no control over their cookies entirely managed by third parties and does not have access to the information collected through these cookies. Information on the use of these cookies and their purposes, as well as on how to disable them, are provided directly by third parties on the pages indicated below.

It is recalled that generally the tracking of users does not involve identification of the same, unless the User is already registered for the service and is not already logged in, in which case the User has already expressed his/her consent directly to the third party when registering for the relevant service (e.g. Facebook).
This site uses cookies from the following third parties:

Google Analytics: used to analyze the use of the website by users, compile reports on site activity and user behavior, check how often users visit the website, how the website is tracked and which pages are visited most frequently. The information is combined with information collected from other websites in order to create a comparative picture of the use of the website compared to other websites in the same category.
Collected data: browser ID, date and time of interaction with the website, page of origin, IP address.
Place of data processing: European Union, the anonymization of the service being active.

The data collected do not allow the personal identification of users, and are not crossed with other information relating to the same person. They are treated in aggregate and anonymized form (truncated to the last octet). According to a specific agreement, Google Inc. In base ad apposito accordo è vietato a Google Inc. is prohibited from crossing such data with those obtained from other services.

Further information on Google Analytics cookies can be found on the Google Analytics Cookie Usage on websites page.

Google Maps is a map viewing service managed by Google Inc. that allows this website to integrate such content within its pages. Personal data collected: cookies and usage data. For more information, consult the privacy of the service:

Social Network Plugin
This site also incorporates plugins and / or buttons in order to allow easy sharing of content on your favourite social networks. When you visit a page of our website that contains a plugin, your browser connects directly to the servers of the social network from which the plugin is loaded, which server can track your visit to our website and, if necessary, associate it to your social media account, in particular if you are logged in at the time of the visit or if you have recently surfed on one of the websites containing social plugins. If you do not want the social network to record data relating to your visit to our website, you must log out of your social network account and, probably, delete the cookies that the social network has installed in your browser.
This website has installed plugins with advanced privacy protection functions for the users, which do not send cookies or access the cookies on the user’s browser when the page is opened but only after clicking on the plugin.

The collection and use of information by these third parties are governed by their respective privacy policies to which please refer.
– Facebook: For more information

Mailchimp plugin

Mailchimp is an online marketing platform operated by The Rocket Science Group LLC, a company based in the State of Georgia in the United States.

The service allows members to, among other things, send and manage email campaigns across channels, serve advertisements, and create websites and landing pages. The collection and use of the data provided refer to mailing list or newsletter services with the addition of Direct Email Marketing (DEM). The user can unsubscribe at any time from the aforementioned services.

For more information on Mailchimp privacy:

Security measures

Personal data are protected by technical, IT, organizational, logistical and procedural security measures, against the risk of destruction or loss, even accidental, and of unauthorized access or unauthorized processing. These measures are periodically updated on the basis of technical progress, the nature of the data and the specific characteristics of the processing, constantly monitored and verified over time.

With the consent of the interested parties, if required by law, and in any case subject to adequate information specifying the various purposes, personal data may be disclosed to third parties, public and private, unrelated to this website, who will treat them as independent owners of the treatment. Our company is in no way responsible for the processing of personal data carried out by these third party data controllers. Furthermore, no responsibility is assumed for:
1. the rules and methods for managing the personal data of other websites, which can be reached from our pages through links and references;
2. the contents of any e-mail services, Web spaces, chat forums provided to users.

The protection measures activated against personal data are aimed, in particular, at minimizing the risks of destruction or loss, even accidental, of data, unauthorized access or processing that is not permitted or does not comply with the purposes of the collection. Periodic “Risk Analysis” activities are conducted to verify adherence to the defined Standards and possibly adopt new security measures following organizational changes and technological innovations or changes in the type of collected data. The security measures are constantly monitored and periodically checked.

User rights

Pursuant to European Regulation 679/2016 (GDPR) and art. 7 of Legislative Decree 30 June 2003, n. Decree 30 June 2003, n. 196, the user, in the manner and within the limits established by current legislation, may exercise the following rights:

– to object in whole or in part, for legitimate reasons, to the processing of personal data concerning him/her for the purpose of sending advertising or direct sales material or for carrying out market research or commercial communication;
– to request confirmation of the existence of personal data concerning him/her (right of access); – to know its origin;
– to receive intelligible communication;
– to have information about the logic, methods and purposes of the processing;
– to request the updating, rectification, integration, cancellation, transformation into anonymous form, blocking of data processed in violation of the law, including those no longer necessary for the pursuit of the purposes for which they were collected;
– in cases of consent-based processing, to receive his/her data provided to the owner, in a structured and readable form by a data processor and in a format commonly used by an electronic device, only at the cost of support if any;
– the right to lodge a complaint with the Supervisory Authority (Privacy Guarantor);
– as well as, more generally, to exercise all the rights that are recognized by the current provisions of the law.
The subjects to whom the personal data refer have the right at any time to exercise their rights as provided for by the GDPR. Requests should be sent to the e-mail address or to the contact details indicated in the information provided to users at the time of any personal data collection.

Subjects of the treatment

The data controller in accordance with the laws in force is the site administrator, Michele Battistini, who can be contacted via the CONTACTS section.

Since the installation of third-party Cookies and other tracking systems through the services used within this website cannot be technically controlled by the Owner, any specific references to Cookies and tracking systems installed by third parties is to be considered indicative. To obtain complete information, the user is invited to consult the privacy policy of any third party services listed in this document. Given the objective complexity of identifying the technologies based on Cookies, the user is invited to contact the Owner if he/she wishes to receive any further information on the use of the Cookies themselves through this website.


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