Privacy Policy

Privacy policy about personal data processing of avv. Melchiorre Scalia as owner of this website according to the Regulation EU n. 2016/679 and to the provisions of the national law, including the Legislative Decree n. 2018/101, which has modified the Legislative Decree n. 2003/196 (“Privacy Code”) and which contains “Dispositions for the updating of the national law to the provisions of the regulation EU 2016/179 of the European Parliament and the Council of 27 April 2016”.

Warning: before you access or use any of our services, please, read the following privacy policy carefully, because it contains important information regarding the protection of your personal data and the security measures applied in order to ensure confidentiality in full compliance with the applicable provisions.

Responsible of processing data: responsible for processing the personal data is avv. Melchiorre Scalia as owner of the website.

Sites of third parties: this privacy policy concerns only this website. Responsible of processing data for other websites which you access by clicking a link is the third owner of the service. Therefore, we do not endorse or otherwise accept responsibility for the processing data of third parties and encourage the user to read the privacy policies of any website you visit.

Consent to the processing of personal data: this website processes personal data on the basis of the consent of the user. Sending of emails through the addresses indicated on the website or form, as wells as using or visiting the website involve the consent to processing data according to this privacy policy, including the transmission of data to third parties, if this is necessary for carrying out a service.

Collected data types: collected data are of thy types: personal data (email address, name, surname etc.) and navigation data (all those which are automatically collected by the website such as: IP addresses, domain names, browser type etc. These data are collected for the purpose of monitoring and improving use of the website and they don’t permit to identify the user anyway and are to be considered anonymous. These data could be used in case of cybercrimes or illegal activities for the ascertain of liabilities).

Place and modalities of data processing: the processing of the personal data collected through the services offered by this website takes place at the head office of the law firm and is carried out by technical staff specifically appointed. The collected data are processed in electronic form for the time needed for carrying out the purposes agreed. The data are protected by suitable security measures, meeting the standards required for the confidentiality of data and communications.

Transmission of data to third parties: The personal data communicated through filling form and sending email can be transmitted to third parties only if this is strictly necessary for the purposes that are stated in the contract and those cannot be sent to any other parties. The hosting service provider can have access to the data only for technical reasons in case of urgency and necessity. Navigation data are not disclosed and communicated to third parties anyway.

User’s rights according to GDPR: according to GDPR 2016/679, the user has following rights in relation to the processing of personal data: access to stored personal data and information concerning him; ask for rectifying inaccurate or incomplete personal data (art. 16 GDPR) or deleting all personal data without undue delay ( “Right to be forgotten” art. 17 GDPR); ask to stop processing personal data at any time (art. 18 GDPR). The user has right to data portability (art. 19 GDPR), unless there is a legitimate, contractual and legal reason. If the user is of the opinion that processing of his personal data infringes applicable data protection law or that data protection law have been infringed in any other way, he may lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority (Data protection authority: Requests are to be addressed to avv. Melchiorre Scalia as responsible for processing data through letter with acknowledgement of receipt or certified email to .

Modifications to the privacy policy: the conditions of this privacy policy can be modified. In this case, the user will be informed about the modifications through communication on this website or other ways.

Privacy policy according to art. 10 of Directive n. 95/46/EC, as well as to Directive 2002/58/EC and Directive 2009/136/EC about cookies.

Use of cookies: this website uses cookies and similar technologies to guarantee that the internal procedures operate correctly and to enhance the user experience during navigation.

Consent to use of cookies: closing the banner, scrolling the home page or clicking any element of the home page outside the banner, you consent to the use of cookies.

What are cookies: cookies are small fragments of text (letters and/or numbers) that allow the website to store on the client program (the web browser) some information that will be retrieved again throughout the same visit to the website (session cookies) or again in the following days (persistent cookies). Cookies are stored by the browser on the device being used for browsing (computer, tablet or smartphone) according to the user preferences.

This website uses following cookies types:

  • Technical cookies: these cookies are vital for the correct operation of several areas of the site. Cookies in this category can be session cookies or persistent cookies. Without such cookies, the Site or some portions of it may not operate properly. Thereby, they are always used, independently from the user’s preferences. Cookies in this category originate always from the Site domain.
  • Cookies of third parties: by visiting a website the user might receive cookies from both the site itself (“proprietary cookies”) and from sites managed by other organizations (“third-party cookies”). This website sets third-party cookies for social bookmarking and web traffic analysis. The presence, number and status of cookies may depend on how you use the platforms concerned before or while visiting this website.

Cookies browser settings: the user can decide whether to accept cookies or not by modifying the browser settings. Be careful: disallowing the site ability to set technical or third party cookies cookies, either entirely or partially, might compromise the functionality of some parts of the site or of the whole site altogether. Most browsers allow users to define different policies for “proprietary” and “third party” cookies. Anytime, the user has right to ask for access to stored personal data and information concerning him, as well as to ask for rectification or erasure of those or for restriction of data processing. If the user is of the opinion that his rights have been infringed, he may lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority

Cookies third parties: this website contains links to other websites which have their own privacy policy. This privacy policy concerns only this website. Therefore, we do not endorse or otherwise accept responsibility for the processing data of third parties and encourage you to read the privacy policies of any website you visit.