This privacy statement (the “Statement”) explains when and why we collect your personal data, how we use it, your rights in relation to it, and the conditions under which we may disclose it to others.
1. About the Czech Bosnia and Herzegovinian chamber of commerce (CZBHCC)
Since 2022, CZBHCC Croatia represents business interests of Czechia and BiH international and companies in diverse ownership. We are wide international platform which gathers companies regardless of their origin or size, committed to doing business in BiH and contributing to BiH competitiveness and high business standards.
CZBHCC has been founded as non-governmental and non-profit business organization and is fully funded by its membership.
Our mission is to provide to its members a forum for developing business opportunities, through promoting high standards of business practices, pursuing policy advocacy and offering high level networking. You can find out more about the us at www.czbhcc.com
2. Contact Information
If you have any questions regarding CZBHCC (controller) processing of your data, this Statement, or our privacy practices, please send them by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by writing to Czech BiH chamber of commerce in Czechia, Příkop 843/4 Brno 602 00. You can also contact us by phone at +420777 899 690
3. Purpose and basis of personal data collection
Your personal data is protected by law and every processing of your personal data must be based on a proper legal basis, in accordance with applicable law. It also includes sharing your personal data with third parties. We collect personal data of representatives of CZBHCC member companies, representatives of business partners and representatives of public administration, international organizations and diplomatic corps (data subjects) and process them on the basis of:
a. Fulfilment of our mutual contracts
b. Compliance with legal obligations
c. Our legitimate interests and legitimate interests of third parties
We are committed to ensuring that the personal data we collect and use is appropriate for the relevant purpose, and in accordance with the high standards of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
5. How does CZBHCC collect personal data?
CZBHCC obtains personal data about you, for example, when your organization applies for membership with the CZBHCC, when you register for or take part in activities, talk to us on the telephone, use our website (through cookies), contact us by email and/or letter, provide your business card, contact us about services or offers, or participate in membership surveys.
We may also collect your personal data from your employer, if your employer is a member of or applies for membership with the CZBHCC, and lists you as contact person, or if your, e.g. spouse, colleague or any acquaintance indicates you as his/her plus-one when registering for events.
We may also collect your personal data from partners, third party providers and publicly accessible sources.
6. For how long does CZBHCC keep personal data?
We will keep personal data of member company representatives for as long as company is a member of the Chamber, or as long as is set out in any applicable contract. If the company is not a member of the Chamber, we will keep the data as long as we have a legitimate interest.
Information on the services provided to company representatives will be kept for five years. If the relevant laws or regulations are otherwise defined, the deadlines prescribed there shall apply.
7. Who does the Chamber share personal data with?
We may share your personal data with the following organizations:
a. Co-organizers of our events and/or activities such as other chambers of commerce, members and partners.
b. Event planning companies.
c. Organizations and individuals that we introduce you to.
d. Organizations you ask us to share your personal data with.
e. Service providers, such as financial services companies; event registration, invitation and news software providers; customer relationship management software providers; member directory software providers; and
f. For AmCham activities in cooperation with and hosted by Czech or BiH at their premises, we will provide relevant invitations and comply with security protocols.
8. Data subjects’ rights
Data subjects have the following rights:
a. You have the right to access and request a copy of your personal data kept and processed by AmCham.
b. If you believe that any personal data relating to you is incorrect or incomplete, you may request the correction thereof. AmCham will promptly correct any such personal data, in accordance with the GDPR.
c. You have the right to request erasure of your personal data or restriction of processing concerning your personal data, under the conditions and within the limits set out in the GDPR.
d. You have the right to data portability, i.e. the right to request that the personal data you have provided to AmCham be returned to you or transferred to someone else in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format, under the conditions and within the limits set out in the GDPR.
e. You have the right to object to being subject to the legal effects of automated processing, including profiling, under the conditions and within the limitations set out in the GDPR.
f. You have the right to limit the processing within the limits prescribed by GDPR.
g. You have the right to complaint within the limits prescribed by GDPR.
You can exercise the above rights by contacting us using the details set out in section 2 above. Further, you have the right to register a complaint with a supervisory authority (Croatian Personal Data Protection Agency) as outlined below.
9. How to withdraw your consent
Exceptionally, if you have provided your consent and thereby given AmCham the right to process your personal data and wish to withdraw such consent, please send an email to email@example.com. Your withdrawal of consent does not, however, affect the lawfulness of CZBHCC processing based on your consent prior to your withdrawal.
10. How to register a complaint
Please let us know if you are unsatisfied with how we have used your personal data by contacting us using the contact information listed above in section 2.
In the event that you wish to make a complaint about how your personal data is being processed by CZBHCC or how your request has been handled, you have the right to file a complaint directly with the supervisory authority where you live or work, or in the place where you think an issue in relation to your personal data has arisen.
11. Changes to this Statement
The terms of this Statement may change from time to time. We shall publish any material changes to this Statement through appropriate notices either on this website or by contacting you using other appropriate communication channels.