Who we are
Our website address is: https://www.michouat.com.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
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.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
The data collected through the contact forms present on the site are used to ensure exchanges with the user concerned, they are not used for commercial purposes other than the subject of the initial request.
The information collected on this form is recorded in a computerized file for the management of the customer relationship for a maximum duration of 24 months. In accordance with the law “Informatique et Libertés”, you can exercise your right of access to the data concerning you and have them rectified by contacting us (see our contact information at the bottom of the page).
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.
You can disable any cookies already stored on your computer, but these may stop our website from functioning properly.
You can check out the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Who we share your data with
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
See our contact information at the bottom of the page.
How we protect your data
We are committed to keeping your personal data safe and secure.
Our security measures include:
- Encryption of data
- Security controls which protect the entire IT infrastructure from external attack and unauthorised access;
- Internal policies setting out our data security approach and training for employees.
What data breach procedures we have in place
If a data breach is detected, we will notify users both via the site and email newsletter within 72 hours.
What third parties we receive data from
We receive no data from third parties other than analytics information mentioned above.
What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data
We have no automated decision making or profiling.
Industry regulatory disclosure requirements
We have no industry regulatory disclosures.