Privacy Policy

This is the privacy policy for the BDO auditas ir apskaita, UAB Web Site with a front page at the www.bdo.lt domain name. This Privacy Policy sets forth our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of certain personally identifiable information relating to an individual's use of this Site. Your use of this Site signifies your understanding and acceptance of the terms of this Privacy Policy. 

For the avoidance of doubt, this Privacy Policy applies to Personal Information collected through this Site, but not to BDO auditas ir apskaita, UAB offline business activities.

Under What Circumstances Do We Collect Your Personal Information?

Personal Information

We do not require registration for access to www.bdo.lt, but if you participate in any of the activities or services offered by www.bdo.lt, we will collect the personal information that we need in order to provide you with those services, such as your  your name, postal address, phone number, e-mail address and other information relating to your inquiry/request. We also may collect additional Personal Information from you from time to time through other forms on this Site, through e-mail correspondence, and through other online means. The information required will be the minimum to enable BDO Apskaita ir auditas, UAB to deal with your request. Where additional information is requested this will be marked and its provision is voluntary.

We collect personal information from you in the following circumstances:

  • when  you subscribe to our Tax Newsletters
  • when you register to attend an event
  • when you contact us to request further information
  • when you apply for career

We do not collect sensitive personal information from you from www.bdo.lt. Sensitive information includes data relating to: race or ethnic origin; political opinions; religious or other similar beliefs; physical or mental health; sexual orientation or criminal record. Where you provide sensitive personal information to us voluntarily we will assume that we have your explicit consent to use that information in connection with the purpose for which it has been provided.

Technical Information

When you visit this Site, we may collect technical information that does not, by itself, identify you by name. This information may include, for example, your IP (Internet Protocol) address, which pages you visit on this Site, other pages you visit on the Web, and which browser you used to view this Site. This technical data is used to measure and improve the effectiveness of this Site, to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer this Site, to see where Site traffic is coming from and to identify our users. We may also collect other non-personally identifiable information via this Site, such as Site usage activity and preferences, also known as demographic or profile data. 

Do We Use Cookies?

We may use "cookies" to keep, and sometimes track, information about you. Cookies are small data files that are sent to your browser or related software from a Web server and stored on your computer's hard drive. Cookies track where you travel on the Site and what you look at. In doing so, a cookie may enable us to relate your use of the Web site to your Personal Information. Many other Web sites use cookies for very similar purposes.

Most Web browsers can be set to inform you when a cookie has been sent to you and provide you with the opportunity to refuse that cookie. Refusing a cookie will generally not interfere with your use of the Web site. However, refusal of a cookie may, in some cases, preclude you from using or negatively impact the display or function of the Web site or certain areas or features of the Web site.

Use of Personal Information

We collect the minimum amount of information to enable us to deal with your request. We will indicate where the provision of information is voluntary or compulsory. We would normally only request additional information to enable us to provide the most appropriate response to your request.

We only use the personal information that you provide to deal with your request, and to manage www.bdo.lt and the services that we offer to you via www.bdo.lt as described in this Privacy Statement.

When requesting material or asking someone to contact you, there will be the option to receive other information that may be of interest.

Do We Share Your Personal Information?

We don’t share your personal information with other companies, individuals or other third party service providers unless it is required by law.

Consent to Processing 

By providing any personal information to this web site, you fully understand and unambiguously consent to the transfer of such personal information to, and the collection and processing of such personal information provided, to the extent permitted in this Privacy Statement.

Please note that the other country or specific websites contained within www.bdo.lt are provided by the applicable BDO member firms or related entities managing them and are not the responsibility of BDO. Such websites, as well as other websites that may be linked to this web site, are not governed by this Privacy Statement. We encourage visitors to review each of these other web site's privacy statements before disclosing any personal information.

How long do you keep my information?

We only keep your Information for the period required for fulfilling your request and will delete it in accordance with our data retention policies.

Security

Generally accepted standards of technology and operational security have been implemented to protect Personal Information from loss, misuse, alteration or destruction. All partners, employees and principals are required to keep Personal Information confidential and only authorized personal have access to this Information.

Due to the open nature of the Internet, we cannot guarantee that any information stored on our servers, or transmitted to or from you, will be free from unauthorized access. By using this Site, you acknowledge that you understand and agree to assume these risks.

International Transfers

You acknowledge that in order to provide services to you via www.bdo.lt we may need to transfer your personal information [outside the EEA] to countries that may not provide a level of protection of personal information that may be regarded as equivalent to that afforded under the European data protection legislation. Whenever your personal information is transferred internationally, we will take appropriate steps to ensure its security and confidentiality in accordance with applicable data protection law.

Updating this Privacy Statement

We may modify or update this Privacy Statement from time to time. You will be able to see when we last updated the Privacy Statement because we will include a revision date. Changes and additions to this Privacy Statement are effective from the date on which they are posted. Please review this Privacy Statement from time to time to check whether we have made any changes to the way in which we use your personal information.

Contact

If you have any concerns about the way in which we handle your personal information, you can contact State Data Protection Ispectorate.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Statement you can contact us at via email at info@bdo.lt or using the contact us link.

 

Last modified on 8 May 2018