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MEGA appreciates your visit to our website and thanks you for your interest in our company, products, and services. Your privacy is important to MEGA, so we created a privacy policy that explains how we collect, use, share, and store your information. This policy discloses the data protection practices for all MEGA websites.

Web users and visitors are recommended to read carefully this policy before sending any personal information and/or filling in any electronic form posted on this website.

This information is given in accordance with European Union ePrivacy law and the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”). 

1    Data controller

The Data controller is Mega International S.A. with head quarter in Paris, avenue René Coty 9, 75014 (hereinafter "MEGA"). 

The updated list of data processors, affiliates and associated companies is available by sending a request.

2    Scope of this policy

This policy discloses the information practices for all MEGA websites.

3    Traffic data

The computer systems and software procedures used to operate this website acquire, during their normal operation, some personal data whose transmission is implicit in the use of Internet communication protocols.

This category of data includes: IP addresses, browser type, operating system, the domain name and website addresses from which you are logged in or out, the information on pages visited by users within the site, the time of access, time period of user's staying on a single page, the internal path analysis and other parameters regarding the user's operating system and computer environment.

This technical / IT data is collected and used only in an aggregated and not immediately identifiable manner; they could be used to ascertain responsibility in case of hypothetical crimes against the site or upon public authorities request.

4    Cookies Policy

With regard to the installation of cookies by this website, please refer to the Cookie policy.

5    Redirect to other web sites

From this website, you can connect through hyperlinks to other websites of third parties. MEGA assumes no responsibility regarding the possible processing of personal data by third-party sites and in respect of the management of authentication credentials provided by them.

6    Processing purposes

Here are the main purposes for the processing of your personal information:

Fulfilling your request

If you request something from MEGA, such as a product or service, a callback, marketing materials, or specific information, we use the information you provide to fulfill your request and personalize the interaction with you.

The personal information you provide MEGA, as well as the information we can collect about you indirectly, may be used for marketing purposes, which may keep you informed on MEGA’s latest publications, corporate information, product and services announcements, upcoming events, or other types of information that may interest you. You may at any time choose not to receive marketing materials from us by following the unsubscribe instructions included in each email you may receive, by indicating so when we call you, or by contacting us directly.

Providing Support

We may use your personal information to support products or services you have obtained from us, such as notifying you of a product update or change. In any case, MEGA will use your personal information in an effort to provide you with the highest quality services, personalized in accordance with your wishes.

Sharing of personal information

As an international organization, the personal information we collect may be transferred throughout MEGA’s worldwide organization and certified partner distributor network – established on the territory of the European Union and of non-EU countries.  

In such cases, the data transmission abroad is subject to specific personal data protection guarantees through the adoption of data protection standard contractual clauses approved by the European Commission or other equivalent safeguards.

We will not sell your personal information or share it with any other third party. Each time you provide us with your personal information, you are notified about the reason, whether it is to download promotional material, inquire about a product, register for a webinar, or any other purpose. It is completely up to you whether you want to provide your personal information or not.

7    Methods of processing and data retention

The processing of personal data is carried out mainly by using electronic procedures and means for the time strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which the data were collected. The user, however, has the right to obtain the cancellation of his data for legitimate reasons.

8    Optional supply of data

The supply of personal data required from the data subject - unless otherwise noted - is optional, but in case of refusal it could be impossible to fulfill the specific request.

9    Place of data processing

Our hosting and Internet solutions provider is Acquia, Inc., a Delaware corporation with headquarter at 25 Corporate Drive, Burlington, MA 01803. Personal data are only handled by technical personnel of the company, specifically in charge of processing, or others charged with occasional maintenance operations. These persons have received specific instructions on the confidentiality of the data.

10    Scope of data flow and dissemination

The data collected by the website may be used by MEGA’s employees, as persons in charge of processing, to whom appropriate operating instructions have been given, as well as by third parties who perform operating activities on behalf of MEGA and who act as data processors, under the direction and control of MEGA, in order to fulfill contractual obligations on its behalf.

Personal data are not disseminated to unspecified recipients.

Detailed information on the names of the data processors can be requested by writing to our data privacy address

11    Data subjects’ rights

With regard to the processing of personal data, data subjects have the right, at any time, to obtain confirmation of whether or not the data exists and to have it communicated to him/her in an intelligible format. Data subjects also have the right to know the content and the origin of the data, to check its accuracy or to ask that it be integrated, updated or adjusted. Finally, data subjects have the right to ask that the data be deleted or made anonymous or to request the blocking of data processed in violation of the law; moreover, they may oppose the processing of the data for legitimate reasons. 

Requests should be addressed to our data privacy address

Last Update: February 25th, 2019 

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