Privacy Policy

 

Digital Media Services (UK) Ltd is committed to preserving the privacy of all visitors to the site. Please read the following privacy policy to understand how we use and protect the information that you provide to us.

When you use or register on this Website you may submit personal information to us. We may also collect information about your usage of the website and well as information about you from messages you post to the website and e-mails or letters you send to us. This information may be used in the future for administration, promotion and regulatory purposes. We may use your username in publicity or published material. We do not share your personally identifiable information (such as name or email address) with other, third-party companies for their commercial or marketing use without your consent, except as part of a specific program or feature for which you will have the ability to opt-in or opt-out.

We do share non-personally-identifiable information (such as anonymous User usage data, referring / exit pages and URLs, platform types, number of clicks, etc.) with interested third-parties to assist them in understanding the usage patterns for certain content, services, advertisements, promotions, and/or functionality on the Digital Media Services (UK) Ltd. Websites.

We will hold your personal information securely and use it only in compliance with the applicable current data protection laws. We will use your personal information to provide you with the information and services you request. We may also use your information to let you know about other products and services which we offer which may be of interest to you. If you do not want us to contact you in the future please let us know.

Unless required to do so by law, we will not otherwise share, sell or distribute any of the personal information you provide to us without your consent.

You are entitled to see the information held about you and you may ask us to make any necessary changes to ensure that it is accurate and kept up to date. If you wish to do this, please write to us. We are entitled by law to charge a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.

When you visit this website we issue a "cookie" to your computer. This is a small program that allows us to identify your computer. Information collected in this way is used to monitor website use and may be used to personalise the content of the site for you. The cookie alone contains no information which can identify you personally. You are able to set up your computer to refuse to accept cookies. If you do not wish to receive cookies in the future, please let us know.

Special Note to International Users

The Digital Media Services (UK) Ltd sites are hosted in the United Kingdom and is intended for and directed to Users in the United Kingdom. If you are a User accessing from any other region with laws or regulations governing personal data collection, use, and disclosure, that differ from United Kingdom laws, please be advised that through your continued use of the websites, which is governed by U.K. law, this Privacy Notice, and our Terms & Conditions, you are transferring your personal information to the United Kingdom and you consent to that transfer.

In the Event of Merger, Sale, or Bankruptcy

In the event that Digital Media Services (UK) Ltd is acquired by or merged with a third party entity, we reserve the right, in any of these circumstances, to transfer or assign the information we have collected from our Users as part of such merger, acquisition, sale, or other change of control. In the unlikely event of our bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, receivership, or assignment for the benefit of creditors, or the application of laws or equitable principles affecting creditors' rights generally, we may not be able to control how your personal information is treated, transferred, or used.

We reserve the right to change this policy at any time. If any changes are made an updated version will be posted on this page.

If you have any questions regarding this policy please e-mail us with your concerns.


COOKIE POLICY / DMS – AKA GROUP

1. INTRODUCTION

1.1 The AKA Group Limited (“AKA”, “us”, “we” or “our” for short) is committed to protecting the privacy of our users. This Cookies Policy (“Policy”) is intended to inform you how our Website uses a technology called “cookies” and web server logs to collect information about how our Website is used. This Policy is intended to assist you in making informed decisions when using the website, akauk.com (the “Website”). Please take a minute to read and understand the Policy.

1.2 This Policy, and our separate Privacy Policy are incorporated into and form part of our Website Terms of Use.

2. WHAT ARE COOKIES

2.1 Information gathered through cookies and web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Website, and the websites visited just before and just after our Website.

2.2 For further details on cookies please visit All About Cookies where you can find comprehensive information on Cookie restriction and blocking for a wide variety of browsers.

3. HOW WE USE COOKIES

3.1 We use both first party and third party cookies. That is, both AKA and third party companies set cookies through this Website.

3.2 We use “analytical” cookies which, in conjunction with our web server’s log files, allow us to calculate the aggregate number of people visiting our Website and which parts of the website are most popular. This helps us gather feedback so that we can improve our Website and better serve our customers. We do not generally store any personal Information that you provided to us in your cookies.

3.3 We also use personalisation cookies to build profiles relating to you and other visitors (where we have received consent) so that we can direct more relevant content to you based on your use of our Website. Such personalisation uses cookies to recognise visitors returning to our Website so that relevant content can be directed based on previous visits.

3.4 We use ‘session’ cookies which enable you to carry information across pages of the Website and avoid having to re-enter information. Session cookies enable us to compile statistics that help us to understand how the Website is being used and to improve its structure.

3.5 We use ‘persistent’ cookies which are cookies that remain in the cookies file of your browser for longer and help us to recognise you as a unique visitor to the Website, tailoring the content of certain areas of the Website to offer you content that match your preferred interests.

3.6 By using our Website, you are deemed to consent to our use of the cookies described above.

3.7 You can refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies.

3.8 You may also delete cookies at any time by going to the browsing settings on your web browser.

3.9 Please note that if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our Website.

4. COOKIES WE USE

Here is a list of the cookies we use, their purpose and how long they will remain on your computer (unless you actively delete them earlier):

Name of Cookie Purpose – why we or third parties set the cookie and what we do with the information collected How long the cookie(s) are stored on your computers
Auth.VideoPlus Session cookie for authentication Session
ASP.NET_SessionId Session cookie for settings Session Session
_RequestVerificationToken Session cookie to confirm that form requests, such as login, comes from the correct browser Session
_lastr Session cookie to save the last request, used to log you out if it's too long since last request on the site Session
SecondsToUtcInClient Session cookie to save the difference between the server and the browser time Session