This policy will explain areas of this website that may affect your privacy and personal details, how we process, collect, manage and store those details and how your rights under the GDPR and DPA are adhered to.
This website complies with the DPA (Data Protection Act 1998) and the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), effective from May 2018.
Elope in Italy is a website of Italian Wedding Company network.
Italian Wedding Company network goal is suggesting the best destinations for a wedding in Italy. It also suggests best services and professionals for the areas proposed.
Italian Wedding Company collaborates with external trusted coordinators listed in our page Meet the Team. Each of them is specialized in a selected Italian area. Private client can use contact form on the web site and on other sites of Italian Wedding Company network to ask information about destinations. Client will be put in touch with Italian Wedding Company external coordinators who will send a first proposal.
This section explains what type of personal information is collected. Some of this information is collected when you provide it to us, and some information is collected automatically as you use our services. We will refer to all of this as the “Information”.
1. CONTACTING US
This website – elopeinitaly.com – collects private user data using the following form: Contact Form on www.elopeinitaly.com/contact-us/, which generates emails sent to: email@example.com.
The data from these forms is emailed to the address listed above and also stored on the website server, in most cases dating back to when each form was created. The website server is accessible by the website administrators for elopeinitaly.com at DREAMHOST (www.dreamhost.com). DREAMHOST never access or share this data other than by request from Elope in Italy.
By completing this contact form you agree to Elope in Italy contacting you about Elope in Italy’s wedding services. You will not be added to any mailing lists and will only be contacted by Elope in Italy’s team personally in relation to your enquiry. Your personal details will not be added to any client or agency management software, will not be used for any marketing purposes nor will they be passed onto any third parties (if not for the services requested from client himself) except for cases mentioned in “About us” paragraph relating to external coordinators collaborating with Italian Wedding Company network. Elope in Italy cooperates with trusted agencies who operate in specific Italian areas. Client is addressed to these agencies according specifc request.
Your personal detailswill only be stored in the email generated by this contact form which will be filed in the email account for Elope in Italy which is hosted by DREAMHOST and which can only be accessed by our team. If you wish to request for any email(s) containing your personal information to be deleted, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. BROWSING THE SITE
Like most websites, Log Data are automatically recorded in standard Server Logs, whenever you visit our site. This may include data such as your computer’s Internet Protocol address, your browser version, pages you visit, and other statistics. This Information may be used for the purposes of security and preventing fraud.
3. POSTING ON THE BLOG / REVIEWING OUR CONTENT
When a user posts a message on the blog, or posts a review on our website pages, this message / review is stored in our database and is displayed on the site blog / the site pages, along with the user’s username. You should be careful when deciding to disclose any personal data in these public posts / reviews.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
Although we only look to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised to adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website.
We cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite our best efforts. Users should therefore note that they click on external links at their own risk and we cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.
We take care over the processes around looking after personal data stored on our physical systems. Elope in Italy holds the following personal data of clients:
2. Contact information including email address.
All images published on www.elopeinitaly.com pages and blog have been provided by professional photographers. Mentioned Photographers are collaborators and partners of Elope in Italy Team. Images have been provided with the consent guaranty and authorization for publishing previously got from above mentioned photographers.
In terms of explicit GDPR compliance, wedding clients and guests are photographed within the parameters of GDPR legislation on the basis of ‘legitimate interests’. The taking of photographs of wedding guests when viewed as a form of processing personal data is necessary for the legitimate interests of Italian Country Wedding as a wedding business unless there is a good reason to protect a given individual’s personal data which overrides those legitimate interests.
Anyone appearing in Elope in Italy pages or blog, whether a client or wedding guest, and whether past or current may withdraw consent for a photograph in which they appear to be displayed. The process for this is to email Elope in Italy at elopeinitaly.com specifying the photo in question. Pursuant to the request, Italian Wedding Company will then remove the photo from online display wheresoever it appears.
We adopt a safe and responsible Social Media Policy. While we may have official profiles on social media platforms users are advised to verify the authenticity of such profiles before engaging with, or sharing information with such profiles. We will never ask for personal details on social media platforms. Users are advised to conduct themselves appropriately when engaging with us on social media.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.