TERMS & CONDITIONS OF USE
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The Site and all content contained thereon including, images, photographs, logos and other materials, and the copyrights, trademarks, trade dress and other intellectual property rights in such materials are owned by Company or its licensors, including Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. and its affiliates (collectively, “Starwood”).Sheraton Bucharest Hotel and certain other trademarks appearing on the Site are used by Company under license from Starwood. The Site or any portion of this Site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose that is not expressly permitted by Company and Starwood.
The Site may contain links to other websites. Company provides such links for your convenience only and is not responsible or liable for the actions of such independent websites. The inclusion of these links in no way indicates Company’s endorsement, support or approval of the content, advertising, products, services, policies or other materials on or available from such websites.
DATA PROTECTION SAFETY
According to Law no. 677/2001 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and the free movement of such data, as amended, GRAND PLAZA SA headquartered in Bucharest, district 1, Dorobantilor St. 5-7, registered at the Trade Register J/40/25964/1994, CUI RO 6637518, operator of personal data registered in the Register of Personal Data Processing under number 34430, has an obligation to manage safely and only for specified purposes, the personal data you provide about yourself.
Completing your personal data on this site is your agreement that the information enters in the GRAND PLAZA S.A. database and is processed as personal data according to Law no. 677/2001 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and the free movement of such data.
GRAND PLAZA S.A can process and store during the contractual relations, and after the termination of these relationships, throughout the company’s activity, your personal data, including name, nationality, address, telephone, email address, signature, date and place of birth, obtained in the forms, declarations and documents of any kind submitted written or completed.
In order to carry advertising or marketing activities, GRAND PLAZA S.A. can process and store during the contractual relationships, personal data obtained under the forms, declarations and documents of any kind submitted written or supplemented as necessary to contact you in order to promote their own services and products.
You have the right to refuse or request without justification and for free, in writing, by registered letter with acknowledgment of receipt, that you do not want your personal data to be processed by GRAND PLAZA SA after the contractual relationship ends, with the aim of advertising or marketing activities and must not be disclosed to third parties for such purposes. GRAND PLAZA SA will keep this information confidential.
In accordance with Law no. 677/2001 on the rights of the person whose personal data are processed, you have the following rights that can be exercised according to law, by sending a request by GRAND PLAZA SA, Bucharest, district 1, Dorobantilor St. 5-7, made in writing, dated and signed, in which you provide the information on which action is requested, arguments and the methods of intervention (please attach a readable photocopy request of your ID):
- The right of data access: the right to obtain, on request and free of charge for one request per year, confirmation that data are or are not processed by an operator.
- Right of Intervention entitled to obtain, on request and free of charge, correction, updating, blocking, erasure or transformation into anonymous data, the information whose processing does not comply the law, especially the incomplete or inaccurate data.
- The right to object: to object at any time, on compelling legitimate grounds relating to your particular situation, the data that you intended to be processed, unless there are legislative provisions to the contrary.
However, none of the information you provide will not be known to a third party, unless for marketing and all necessary measures have been taken that all personal information remain confidential.
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LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
In no event shall Starwood Company or Grand Plaza S.A or their respective affiliates, agents, agencies, representatives or licensors be liable to you for any loss or injury or any damages, either direct, indirect, punitive, special incidental, consequential or otherwise (including, but not limited to, lost profits or lost savings) resulting from or in any way connected to the site or these terms & conditions, even if you have been advised of the possibility of such damages.
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