Within the scope of registration, access and use of the website, Backhome – Arquitectura e Construção, Lda, as the data controller, may request the User to provide his/her personal data, that is, information provided by the User that allows Backhome to identify and/or contact you (“Personal Data”). As a rule, Personal Data is requested when the User sends a request for contact or subscription to a newsletter, where the name, email and telephone contact can be collected. The User, when filling in a form with the submission of personal data, will receive a confirmation of the message sent. The personal data collected will be processed for the purpose of responding to a contact request. Personal data will be kept as long as the User allows, and an express communication is sufficient for them to be deleted. Within the scope of processing the User’s data, Backhome uses, or may use, third parties, subcontracted by it, to, on behalf of Backhome, and in accordance with the instructions given by it, proceed with the processing of the User’s data, in strict compliance with the provisions of the law and this Privacy Policy. These subcontracted entities will not be able to transmit the User’s data to other entities without Backhome having previously given written authorization to do so, and are also prevented from contracting other entities without Backhome’s prior authorization. Backhome undertakes to subcontract only entities that present sufficient guarantees for the execution of the appropriate technical and organizational measures, in order to ensure the defense of the User’s rights. In terms of general principles regarding the processing of personal data, Backhome undertakes to ensure that the User’s data processed by it is:

The data processing carried out by Backhome is lawful when the User has given his explicit consent to the processing of his Personal data, for one or more specific purposes, when the processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the User is a party. , or for pre-contractual steps at the request of the User, for the fulfillment of a legal obligation to which Backhome is subject and for the purpose of the legitimate interests pursued by Backhome or by third parties. Backhome undertakes to ensure that the processing of the User’s data is only carried out under the conditions listed above and in compliance with the aforementioned principles. When the processing of the User’s data is carried out by Backhome based on the User’s consent, the User has the right to withdraw his consent at any time. The withdrawal of consent, however, does not compromise the lawfulness of the treatment carried out by Backhome based on the consent previously given by the User. To ensure the security of User Data and maximum confidentiality, we treat the information you provide to us in an absolutely confidential manner, in accordance with our internal security and confidentiality policies and procedures, which are periodically updated as needed, as well as in accordance with the legally prescribed terms and conditions. Depending on the nature, scope, context and purposes of data processing, as well as the risks arising from the treatment for the User’s rights and freedoms, Backhome undertakes to apply, both when defining the means of treatment and at the time of processing, the necessary and appropriate technical and organizational measures for the protection of User Data and compliance with legal requirements. It also undertakes to ensure that, by default, only the data necessary for each specific purpose of the treatment are processed and that such data are not made available without human intervention to an indefinite number of people. In certain types of processing, the personal data collected by Backhome may be made available to third parties, which may involve its transfer outside the European Union. In such case, Backhome undertakes to ensure that the transfer complies with the applicable legal provisions, namely as regards the determination of the suitability of such country with regard to data protection and the requirements applicable to such transfers. The right of access, the right of rectification, the right of erasure, the right of limitation, the right of portability and the right of opposition can be exercised by the User by contacting the Data Protection Officer of Backhome through the contacts present in this Web site. Backhome will respond in writing (preferably by electronic means) to the User’s request within a maximum period of one month from the receipt of the request, except in cases of special complexity, in which this period can be extended up to two months. If the requests submitted by the User are manifestly unfounded or excessive, namely due to their repetitive nature, Backhome reserves the right to charge administrative costs or refuse to follow up on the request, without prejudice to the possibility of submitting a complaint to the authority of competent control. The Website may contain links to third party Websites or Portals. Backhome is not responsible for the privacy practices of such Websites or Portals. We therefore recommend that you read the respective privacy statements. Backhome cannot be held responsible and cannot be held responsible for the content and activities of such Websites or Portals. In the future, we may choose to modify or update this policy, either due to changes in legislation or to cover new Internet developments. Therefore, we reserve the right to make any changes in this regard and ask that you regularly visit our Website, as such changes may affect you as a User. The Privacy Policy, as well as the collection, processing or transmission of User Data, are governed by the provisions of Regulation (EU) 2016/679, of the European Parliament and of the Council, of April 27, 2016 and by the applicable legislation and regulations. in Portugal.


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