Last updated: April 16, 2021.
Body by Lara is responsible for the personal information under its control. We have appointed a Privacy Officer and a Security Officer to ensure compliance with Canadian privacy legislation and fair information principles.
While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain information that can be used to contact or identify you. "Personal information" is any information that is identifiable with you, as an individual. Personal information we collect may include:
Personal information, however, does not include your name, business title, or business address or business telephone number in your capacity as an employee of an organization. Body by Lara will only collect personal information by fair and lawful means.
Body by Lara collects personal information for the following purposes:
Your provision of personal information is voluntary.
Unless required by law, we shall not use or disclose your personal information for a new purpose not identified here.
Body By Lara understands the importance of protecting children's privacy, especially in an online environment. The Site covered by this Policy does not knowingly collect or maintain information about anyone under the age of 13.
Body by Lara will describe the choices available to you prior to requesting your implicit or explicit consent with respect to the collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information (except in certain situations otherwise required by the law). Where it is reasonable to do so, we may rely on your implied consent. Otherwise, we will rely on explicit consent received directly from you to collect or use your personal information; for example, the collection of your personal information if you subscribe to a newsletter on the Site.
You may withdraw or modify your consent at any time through contacting Body by Lara's Privacy Officer at email@example.com.
Body by Lara limits the use of personal information to the purposes identified in this Policy and for which you have provided implicit or explicit consent. We retain personal information for only as long as it is necessary to fulfill the stated purposes of data collection, except with your consent or as required by law.
Personal information provided to us by users is primarily stored on servers in Canada and the United States.
Body by Lara will destroy personal information that is no longer needed.
Body by Lara does not transfer any personal information to third parties or service providers.
Body by Lara voluntarily provides individuals with access to their personal information for review or update. If you wish to access your personal information, to challenge its accuracy or update it to ensure completeness, you may email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Body By Lara will not release data unless the identity of the requester is authenticated, and we are able to ascertain that the information requested is linked to the requester.
We will provide a response within 30 days of receiving an access request. If under certain circumstances we are unable to fully separate your personal information from that of another individual, we will not be able to provide you with access to your information.
Body by Lara affirms its ability to promptly and appropriately respond to, contain, and mitigate the impact of a privacy or security breach or incident. Accordingly, Body by Lara has a documented Cybersecurity Incident Management policy and protocol to identify, manage, and resolve privacy and security breaches. Systems and documented processes are in place, with controls and audit trails, to respond to privacy and security breaches which occur as the result of loss, theft, unauthorized use, access, disclosure, copying, modification, or unauthorized or unsecured disposal of collected information.
Google Analytics employs cookies to define user sessions, which allows for the collection of data about how visitors are using the websites. Google Analytics uses only first-party cookies for data analysis. This means that the cookies are linked to a specific website domain, and Google Analytics will only use that cookie data for statistical analysis related to your browsing behaviour on that specific website. According to Google, the data collected cannot be altered or retrieved by services from other domains.
If you choose, you can opt out by turning off cookies in the preferences settings in your web browser. For more information on Google Analytics, please visit Google Analytics.
Google Analytics Cookie Usage on Websites:
Body by Lara may sometimes use an online external platform to send out newsletters to those who have signed up for news at Body by Lara. This platform tracks users' interaction with the newsletter, including delivery and open and click rates, and can generate reporting on which device readers are using to open the newsletters.
The security of your personal information is important to us. We follow industry best practices to safeguard data at rest or in transit against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized use, access, disclosure, copying, modification, retention, or disposal. We use a variety of physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect all captured information.
However, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. Body by Lara protects personal information against unauthorized access in accordance with established policies and procedures. Information is protected by industry-best-practice security safeguards.
Body by Lara monitors compliance with its privacy policies and procedures. Users may file privacy complaints and disputes by contacting Body by Lara's Privacy Officer at email@example.com, who is accountable for our privacy compliance. Every privacy-related complaint will be acknowledged, documented, and investigated, with the results being provided to the complainant. If the complaint is found to be justified, appropriate measures will be taken as a result.