Privacy Policy

Effective date: July 10, 2018

Design Source Media ("us", "we", or "our") operates the https://getdsm.com/ website (the "Service").

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our Service and the choices you have associated with that data.

We use your data to provide and improve the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, accessible from https://getdsm.com/

  • What information we collect;
  • With whom it is shared;
  • How it can be corrected;
  • How it is secured;
  • How policy changes will be communicated; and
  • How to address concerns over misuse of personal data.

Information Collection And Use

We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you.

Types of Data Collected

Personal Data

While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you ("Personal Data"). Personally identifiable information include:

  • Email address
  • First name and last name
  • Phone number
  • Address, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City
  • Cookies and Usage Data

We process your data lawfully, fairly and in a transparent manner and only process it for explicit and legitimate purposes. In this case, Design Source Media will process your personal data to inform you of our services, contact liabilities, and marketing purposes. However, we will never sell your data to third party distributors and you have the multiple user rights we have complied too.

Right of Access

  • Purpose of the processing in our “Use of Data”
  • The period of your data stored will be of the shortest time possible
  • We will document your

Right to Rectification

  • You have the the right to request Design Source Media to correct your personal data through email or verbally
  • We have 1 month to respond to your request
  • We will provide a statement via email after it has been updated

Right to Erasure

  • You have the right to request Design Source Media to erase your personal data through email or verbally
  • We have 1 month to respond to your request
  • We will provide a statement via email after it has been updated

Right to Restriction of Processing

  • You have the right to request Design Source Media to cancel the processing of your data through email or verbally
  • We have 1 month to respond to your request
  • We will provide a statement via email after it has been updated

Right to Data Portability

  • You have the right to request Design Source Media to provide you a copy of your personal data
  • We have 1 month to respond to your request
  • We will provide a statement via email after it has been fulfilled
  • You have the ability to to move, copy or transfer personal data easily from one IT environment to another in a safe and secure way, without affecting its usability

Right to Object

  • You have the right to request a stopping of your data from being used for direct marketing through email or verbally
  • We have 1 month to respond to your request
  • We will provide a statement via email after it has been fulfilled

Rights Related to Automated Decision Making

  • We regularly check our systems for accuracy and bias and feed any changes back into the design process  

Legal Basis

  • We have checked that consent is the most appropriate lawful basis for processes

Usage Data

We may also collect information how the Service is accessed and used ("Usage Data"). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

Tracking & Cookies Data

We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on our Service and hold certain information.

Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service.

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.

Examples of Cookies we use:

  • Session Cookies. We use Session Cookies to operate our Service.
  • Preference Cookies. We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.
  • Security Cookies. We use Security Cookies for security purposes.

Cookie Consent Popup

We have developed a cookie consent popup which you will be asked to opt in in order for us to collect your cookies. However if you decide to not opt in then we will disable the tracking of yours truly.

Use of Data

Design Source Media uses the collected data for various purposes:

  • To provide and maintain the Service
  • To notify you about changes to our Service
  • To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Service when you choose to do so
  • To provide customer care and support
  • To provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve the Service
  • To monitor the usage of the Service
  • To detect, prevent and address technical issues

Transfer Of Data

Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.

If you are located outside United States and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to United States and process it there.

Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

Design Source Media will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your Personal Data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.

Storage of Data

Design Source Media stores your personal data on its online data based secured behind a firewall and encryption.

Disclosure Of Data

Legal Requirements

Design Source Media may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

  • To comply with a legal obligation
  • To protect and defend the rights or property of Design Source Media
  • To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service
  • To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public
  • To protect against legal liability

On the contrary, Design Source Media will never share or sell your information to third party distributors and is only shared to employees who obtain access to the file.

Security Of Data

The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use data protection by design and default in order to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. Design Source Media has integrated data protection as a part of the design and implementation of systems, services, products and business practices. More specially, we have used pseudonymisation to encrypt your personal data and automatically protect the data so that you do not have to take any specific action to do so.

Service Providers

We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service ("Service Providers"), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.

These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.

Analytics

We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service.

  • Google Analytics
  • Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
  • You can opt-out of having made your activity on the Service available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, and dc.js) from sharing information with Google Analytics about visits activity.
  • For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en

Links To Other Sites

Our Service may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

Children's Privacy

Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 16 ("Children").

We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 16. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.

We will let you know via email and/or a prominent notice on our Service, prior to the change becoming effective and update the "effective date" at the top of this Privacy Policy.

You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us: