For the purposes of this document we clarify that the terms “British American Tobacco,” “the Group,” and “British American Tobacco Group” are used to refer to the British American Tobacco p.l.c. and the group of direct and indirect subsidiaries thereof worldwide, including SOUZA CRUZ.
1.1. While performing its Services, SOUZA CRUZ requests and obtains personal data from its Users. Essentially, the personal data are sent by Users when registering with the Applications and/or when using the Services offered by SOUZA CRUZ.
1.3. If the User wishes to acquire additional products or services offered in the Applications, SOUZA CRUZ will collect additional data, which will be used only for making the payment for the Services agreed.
1.4. The personal data disclosed may be stored on servers located abroad - preferably in the United States in view of the cloud services we use - and will only be supplied to third parties in accordance with the Law and/or by court order. When using the Services, the user expressly consents to such international data transfer.
1.6. When using the Applications and accessing SOUZA CRUZ website, certain information about the User, including the Internet protocol (“IP address”), operating system, or the time spent in Applications will be stored by SOUZA CRUZ or by company hired for this purpose, which will be contractually bound to the duties of secrecy and confidentiality. These records can be used, for example, for the analysis of traffic and usage of the Applications. If you do not consent to provide these data, you may configure your Internet browser to disable cookies, being aware that, in this case, disabling cookies may result in an inadequate operation of the functionalities of the Applications and SOUZA CRUZ website.
1.7. SOUZA CRUZ does not process personal data of minors while performing its activities. If SOUZA CRUZ identifies data about a minor, these will be deleted immediately.
2.1. To perform the Services, SOUZA CRUZ will not share, lend or exchange Users' personal data with third parties for marketing or commercial purposes.
2.4. SOUZA CRUZ values the privacy of its Users and uses the personal data provided by them for the following purposes:
2.5. In the event of an order from a public authority requesting access to information stored by SOUZA CRUZ, the concerned Users and data subject will be notified so they may enforce the defense measures they deem appropriate.
2.6. In any case, the data collected through the Applications and because of the Services will be stored only for the period required under the applicable regulation or until it is necessary for the purposes for which it was collected. The data will then be deleted, in accordance with the law, except in the following cases: (i) compliance with a legal or regulatory obligation by SOUZA CRUZ; (ii) study by a research body, securing, whenever possible, the anonymization of personal data; (iii) transfer to a third party, provided that the data processing requirements established by law are observed; or (iv) use by SOUZA CRUZ exclusively, being prohibited the access by third parties, and as long as the data are anonymized.
3.1. SOUZA CRUZ is not responsible for the processing of personal data by third parties as a result of the use of such third parties own systems, applications, websites and platforms generally. Any processing by third parties will be governed by such Third Party’s Privacy Policies.
4.1. The Users warrant that the data provided is true and up-to-date, and undertake to update it whenever there are any changes to the same.
5.1. SOUZA CRUZ has implemented appropriate technical and organizational security measures to (i) protect against unauthorized access to stored data and any backups thereof; and (ii) prevent unauthorized changes, disclosures and/or destruction of information held by SOUZA CRUZ.
5.2. We limit the access to information to those individuals who need it to provide the necessary support to Users, or ensure the best operation of our services, products and/or digital tools. These individuals are bound by the duty of confidentiality and subject to disciplinary sanction, including employment termination and prosecution in the event of failure to comply with their obligations.
5.3. If Users are suspicious of the misuse, loss or unauthorized access to their personal information, they must immediately contact SOUZA CRUZ through the service channel listed in item VI.
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Souza Cruz LTDA. is incorporated in Brazil.
Address: Rua da Candelária, 66/8º Andar, Centro, Rio de Janeiro/RJ, Brasil. CEP: 20.091-900
Telefone: +55 21 3849-9000
Please send legal notices to LEX – Legal and External Affairs da SOUZA CRUZ LTDA, Rua da Candelária, 66/8º Andar, Centro, Rio de Janeiro/RJ, Brasil. CEP: 20.091-02.Please send all other correspondence in relation to this website (including any enquiries or complaints) to the Corporate and Regulatory Affairs Department of Souza Cruz LTDA.Rua da Candelária, 66/8º Andar, Centro, Rio de Janeiro/RJ, Brasil. CEP: 20.091-02.
Last updated 27.02.2018