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Site Privacy Statement

Karel is committed to protecting your privacy. This statement describes the data collection and use practices of the Karel ("Site"). By accessing this website, you agree with the information collection and use practices described in this privacy statement.

Unless specified otherwise, your personal information you have provided in this Site shall not be shared with organizations other than Karel and its subsidiaries. 

Collection of Your Personal Information
We use this information while registering you on the site or when we need your contact information or your personal information to deliver services or carry out transactions you have requested, such as providing information on Karel products, application to contests, ordering for newsletters by e-mail, registering for special sites and services with limited access, and application to an activity or a training. The personal information we collect may include contact details, such as your name, title, company or organization name, e-mail address for work, business phone number, business or home address, and your job definition.

This site may collect information about your visit to our sites, including your Internet service provider and your Internet Protocol (IP) address that you use to access the site, time and date of your access, pages you view when you are in the Site and internet address of the Website that you are linked to our Site. This information is used for improvement and management of the Site and for analysis of the trends.

Using this Site allows the members to contact Karel employees, experts and other users of the Site like themselves in order to share information and news on the products and related technologies. Karel warns you against sharing your real e-mail address and other personal information in the comments field or in the other general forum areas to prevent that your e-mail address and other personal information is collected and used for inappropriate and harmful purposes by other people.

Use of Your Personal Information
Your personal information collected by this Site may be used to operate this Site and provide the services you require or authorized, or perform the transactions you have requested or authorized.

In order to facilitate these uses, Karel may use your personal information to provide better services to the customers, to improve the Site and other related Karel products and services or to facilitate the use of this Site by eliminating the need for you to repeatedly enter the same information or by customizing the Site according to your particular preferences or interests. Information used by Karel may be combined with the information collected by other Karel services in order to allow a stable contact with Karel.

We may use your personal information to provide you important information on your products and services, including the critical updates and notices. Also, with your consent, we may send you information on other Karel products and services and/or share these information with other Karel partners in order to allow them to send information about their products and services.

For analytic purposes, we may combine data on the website visits with anonymous demographical information and use these information collectively to provide a better content. On some sections of the Karel site with limited access, we may combine your site visit data with your personal information upon your consent in order to provide you a personalized content.

Karel may use customized links and similar technologies to trace the e-mails you have clicked on when you have accepted to receive promotional e-mails. We may associate these data with your personal information in order to send you more suitable e-mails or sales information. Each e-mail includes an unsubscribing link that will allow you to opt-out from receiving these e-mails.

Registration forms, surveys and contests on our Site may request that you provide contact information (name, surname, email address, telephone numbers, postal address, etc.) and personal information (age, occupation, etc.). The information of the users who visit Karel websites (visit duration, time, pages viewed) is tracked in order to serve them better. The information obtained may be used in surveys, advertisements, etc. in order to enrich and improve our content section, provided that we adhere to the principles of confidentiality. As a result of these transactions, you agree to be contacted via the contact information you provide. If you do not want to receive eNewsletter and/or information e-mails sent to you from Karel, you can block them by clicking the unsubscribe request link in the e-mail content.

Karel may disclose your personal information when required by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary in order to (a) comply with legal requirements or with legal process served on Karel or the Site; (b) to protect and defend our rights or property as Karel and group of Karel Websites; or (c) or in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of Karel employees or agents, users of Karel products or any individual in order to protect public safety.

Access to Your Personal Information
You can review and correct personal information and connection preferences you have provided on this Site in your personal page. You will be asked to enter your user name and password before reviewing your personal information.

You may perform the following on your personal page:
You can review and correct personal information you have provided to Karel.
You can specify whether you would like to receive marketing information from Karel.
You can choose whether you would like to be contacted by third parties.
Some services provided by Karel website may collect information that is not accessible from the Profile Center. However, in this case you may access your personal information by contacting Karel as explained in the end of this statement or using other methods described by that service.

Security of Your Personal Information
Karel is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information against unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. For example, we store the information you provide on computer systems with limited access that are located in facilities under control.

Changes to this Privacy Statement
Karel may occasionally update this privacy statement. Your use of this service means that you have accepted this privacy statement and updates to it.