Introduction

This privacy policy (Privacy Policy) sets out the ways in which we, JVE International, UAB (we, us, our), may collect and use your personal data. You should also refer to our Terms of Service (https://www.jvejournals.com/terms).

In this Privacy Policy:

By visiting our site, registering for an JVE Account with us or using the services on the Site as may be applicable, you consent to our processing of your personal data in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

About Us

We are a company registered in Lithuania under company number 303214891, with our registered address: Skruzdynes g. 9a-6, Nida, Lithuania, LT-93123.

You can contact us via the "Contact Us" link on the Site.

Information We May Collect about You

Information that you provide:

Information we collect about you:

Information we receive from third parties:

How We Use Information about You

You agree that we may use your information for the following purposes:

Who We Might Share Your Information with

You agree that we can share your personal information with:

We require third parties to maintain appropriate security to protect your information from unauthorised access or processing.

Cookies

We use cookies to ensure that you get the most out of our Site. Cookies are small amounts of information in the form of text files that we store on the device you use to access the Site. Cookies allow us to monitor your use of the software and simplify your use of the site. For example, a temporary cookie is used to keep track of your "session". Without that temporary cookie (which is not stored after you quit your browser), you would have to log on every time you access a new page.

If you do not wish for cookies to be installed on your device, you can change the settings on your browser or device to reject cookies. For more information about how to reject cookies using your internet browser settings please consult the "Help" section of your internet browser (or alternatively visit http://www.aboutcookies.org). Please note that if you do set your Internet browser to reject cookies, you may not be able to access all of the functions of the Site.

The names of the cookies used by the Site and the purposes for which these cookies are used are set out in the table below:

Cookie Name Purpose Duration
auth authentication session
af validation session
sess session session
ai_session tracking 30 minutes
ai_user tracking 1 year
_ga tracking 2 years
_gat tracking 24 hours
_gid tracking 24 hours
__unam tracking 9 months
__sharethis_cookie_test__ testing session

Our Site may contain content and links to other sites that are operated by third parties that may also operate cookies. We don't control these third-party sites or cookies and this Privacy Policy does not apply to them. Please consult the terms and conditions and Privacy Policy of the relevant third-party site to find out how that site collects and uses your information and to establish whether and for what purpose they use cookies.

How We Look after Your Information and How Long We Keep It for

We use appropriate technological and operational security measures to protect your information against any unauthorised access to or unlawful use.

We will retain your information for as long as is necessary to provide you with the services that you have requested from us or for as long as the law otherwise permits.

Unfortunately, the transmission of information over the internet in not always completely secure. Although we do our best to implement measures to protect your information from unauthorised access, you acknowledge that we cannot always guarantee the security of information that you send over the internet to JVE Journals. Once we have received your information, we will use appropriate and operational measures to protect it in accordance with the information in this section.

International Transfers of Your Information

Our company is located in the European Union (EU). We also engage third parties and affiliates around the world to assist us in providing our Site and services to you, such as by providing hosting and IT services and journal production services.

In circumstances where your information may be processed outside of the EU, we will take all steps necessary to ensure that any of your information is adequately protected and processed in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Your Rights to the Information We Hold about You

You have certain rights in respect of the information that we hold about you, including:

You may exercise your rights above by contacting us using the details in the About Us section of this Privacy Policy, or, in the case of preventing processing for marketing activities, also by checking certain boxes on forms that we use to collect your data to tell us that you don't want to be involved in marketing.

Please note that we may need to retain certain information for our own record-keeping and research purposes. We may also need to send you service-related communications relating to your JVE Account even when you have requested not to receive marketing communications.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may make changes to this Privacy Policy from time to time and we will post any changes to our site. We will post any changes to our site, or notify you of any material changes by e-mail. Any changes will come into effect the next time you engage with us after the changes have been notified.