This web site is published and operated by NWL Switzerland sàrl, a company of the Newell Rubbermaid Group, with its registered offices at 10 chemin de Blandonnet – 1214 VERNIER (Switzerland), company’s registration number CH-020.3.922.310-0., (“WATERMAN”), which is the only entity, with its affiliates, entitled to use the relating intellectual property rights and personal rights, in particular trademarks, design patents, copyrights and rights on image, originally or in accordance with express authorizations. Any item of this website, including but not limited to the logos, brands, design, illustrations, texts and section names featured on the WATERMAN website may not be used, reproduced, modified, distributed or borrowed for spin-offs without our authorization or the authorization of the appropriate parties.
The brand names that are mentioned have been filed by their respective owners and are protected by trademark law. The content of sponsored advertising is also protected by intellectual property laws. As such, these items may not be used, reproduced, modified, distributed or borrowed for spin-offs without the authorization of their respective owners.
Company requests that users of the WATERMAN website respect the intellectual property right of others. In future, should you believe your brand or work has been copied or is being used on the WATERMAN.com site in a way that might undermine your rights as recognized by applicable law, please notify our consultancy office by email to : SAS.Globalconsumerservice@newellco.com.
This policy is intended to help you understand how WATERMAN, which is the data controller, its subsidiaries and affiliates ("Company" "we," or "us") collect, use and safeguard the information you provide on our website with the purpose of presenting the WATERMAN brand its product and services.
If you browse WATERMAN website, you may generally do so anonymously without providing any personal information. However, there are cases in which we may ask you for personal data. For example, we will occasionally conduct on-line surveys to better understand the needs and profile of our visitors. In addition, we may request personal information when you register to receive additional information regarding our products and services, sign up for a newsletter, take part to a game or contest or send us a question. Even if you choose not to give information we request, you can still visit most of the WATERMAN website, but you may be unable to access certain options, offers, and services.
In case you change your mind or wish to update or delete personal information (such as your zip code), we will correct, update or remove the personal data you give us. You can do this by contacting us at the contact points specified below.
If you provide us with personal information, and choose to join Company's email list, you will receive e-mail regarding product updates, special offers, important issues and new products from Company as well as affiliated companies. If you do not wish to receive e-mail updates, please contact us at: SAS.Globalconsumerservice@newellco.com.
Use of Personal Data
Personal information provided by users who are 18 or more years of age may be used for marketing and promotional purposes only by Company and its subsidiaries and affiliates. Company does not rent, sell or otherwise distribute to third parties, your personal information entered on this site without your consent, unless required by law. If you do provide us with consent to share your information with other companies, we may share your information with companies who offer products and services that may be of interest to you. These companies may then contact you directly with product or sample offers, personalized offers and information, or to ask for your feedback on products and programs that they think may be of interest to you. While we use all reasonable efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of your information, Company will have no liability for the unauthorized acts of third parties.
You have a right to access, to modify or remove your personal data by writing to the contact point specified below.
Company also reserves the right to change or update this policy, or any other policy or practice, at any time, with reasonable notice to users of its website. Any changes or updates will be effective immediately upon posting to the WATERMAN site.
We may share statistical or aggregated non-personal information about our users with advertisers, business partners, sponsors and other third parties. This data is used to customize Company website content and advertising to deliver a better experience to our users.
Transfer of Personal Information
Depending on the country in which you are located, your personal information may be transferred to another country for data storage and processing. When we transfer personal information, we transfer the information in compliance with applicable data protection laws, such as the EU Data Privacy Directive and other country-specific data privacy laws.
Cookies and IP Tracking
What are cookies and how does WATERMAN use them?
What are cookies?
A "cookie" represents a text file containing small amounts of information which a server downloads to your personal computer (PC) or mobile when you visit a website to track movements within web sites. The server then sends a cookie back to the originating website each time you subsequently visit it, or if you visit another website which recognizes that cookie.
There are different types of cookies which are used to do different things, such as letting you navigate between different pages on a website efficiently, remembering preferences you have given a website, your shopping cart and improving your overall experience. Others are used to provide you with advertising which is more tailored to your interests, or to measure the number of site visits and the most popular pages users visit.
Some cookies are allocated to your computer only for the duration of your visit to a website and will automatically expire when you close down your browser.
Another type of cookie known as "persistent" cookies would remain on your PC for a period of time.
In order to be able to service you we will place cookies on your computer.
You can make decisions about cookies. You can decide to change the settings of your computer and disable cookies. However, if you decide to reject all cookies you may not be able to participate in services that would require registration to participate.
Please also note, that some types of cookies such as shopping cookies and language preference cookies which are considered as necessary for the performance of the service which we should deliver to you do not require your consent, as without being able to install these on your computer, we would not be able to provide the service you expect from us.
Company reserves the right to disclose user information in special cases, when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) our rights or property, other Company website users, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities. We may disclose personal information without notice to you in response to a subpoena or when we believe in good faith that the law requires it or to respond to an emergency situation.
Company encourages parents and guardians to monitor and participate in their children’s online activities. Unless you are viewing a website directed specifically to children, no information should be submitted to this site by users under 18 years of age, and users under 18 years old are not allowed to register for newsletters, clubs or activities. In addition, users under 18 years of age are not allowed to make purchases or participate in contests, except for those specifically directed to children. Where appropriate, Company may ask you to indicate your age to verify compliance with these policies.
Company does not knowingly collect information from our guests under 18 years of age or provide any personally identifying information from such guests to any third party for any reason whatsoever. We do not allow guests known to be under 18 years of age to receive direct marketing communications from Company or from third parties.
Company commits itself to ensuring, to the best of its ability, that the information posted on the Web-Site is correct and up-to-date. However, Company cannot guarantee the correctness, precision, thoroughness or completeness of the information available on the Web-Site.
As a result, Company cannot be held liable for :
- any imprecision, inaccuracy or omission relative to the information provided on its Web-Site,
- any damage resulting from an incursion by a third party leading to a modification of the information provided on this Web-Site;
- more generally, any damage, direct or indirect, regardless of its cause, origin, nature or consequences, resulting from access to the Web-Site, inability to access to the Web-Site, as well as use of the Web-Site and/or credit given to any information directly or indirectly provided through the Web-Site.
Please be advised that our website may contain links to third party websites. The linked sites are not under the control of Company, and we are not responsible for the contents or privacy practices of any linked site or any link on a linked site. Hypertext links to the Web-Site may only be included with prior written consent from Company.
All materials that may be downloaded is done so at the risks of the user. Such downloading is the responsibility of the user. As a result, Company shall not be held responsible for any damages caused to user computers or for any damage caused to user’s computer or for any loss of data resulting from downloads.
Security measures have been employed to prevent unauthorized access to visitor data, however, we will not be responsible for any breach security or the unauthorized disclosure or use of any such data.
Company shall not be held responsible in case of complete or temporary unavailability of this website.
Please be advised that our website may contain links to third party websites. The linked sites are not under the control of Company and Company is not responsible for the contents or privacy practices of any linked site.
The present policy is governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of Switzerland, without reference to the conflict of law rules.
SAFE HARBOR CERTIFICATION
We comply with the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor framework and the U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal data from the European Union member countries and Switzerland. We have certified that we adhere to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view our certification, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/.
You have the right to access, modify or remove your personal data by contacting: SAS.Globalconsumerservice@newellco.com Other questions should not be directed to this address and will not be replied to.