Privacy

Muntius respects your privacy

Muntius respect your privacy and are committed to protecting your personal information. In this privacy protection statement (“privacy protection”), the term “personal information” refers to the following: your name, postal address, email address, internet service provider, internet protocol address, telephone number or other personal information that you have provided or that has been collected about you in accordance with the relevant legislation. This privacy protection statement informs you about our privacy protection practices, how you can influence information that is collected about you over the web, and also how this information is used. This statement can be read on this website.

Applicability

By entering this site and using it you also accept the principles governing this privacy protection statement. If you do not accept the principles, please leave this site.

These privacy protection principles apply to this website and other websites containing general information about Muntius, as accessed via the internet or mobile phone, unless special terms of use are applied therein. All Muntius websites covered by these privacy protection principles are herein on referred to by the term “website”. It may be the case that special terms of use or special terms governing a service, website or web page (herein on “special terms”) will apply to some pages/services on this website, in which case the applicability of these special terms will be separately stated. In case there is conflict between such special terms and these privacy protection principles, the special terms take precedence.

This privacy protection statement covers all websites and domain names of Muntius.

Links to third-party websites

Muntius website may contain links to third-party websites. The links have been added to improve usability or to offer information that may be useful to you. If you choose to access these links, you will be leaving the Muntius website. Muntius does not monitor such third-party websites or their privacy protection practices, which may be different from Muntius’. Muntius’ privacy protection principles do not cover any personal information that you surrender to a third party or that a third party collects about you. We recommend that you always familiarise yourself with the privacy protection principles of such a third party before surrendering any personal information to this party.

Anonymous use

A majority of the pages on this website are intended either for information procurement or communications purposes and you can use them without revealing your identity or surrendering any personal information about yourself. In some cases, however, use of this website will require that Muntius receives some information about you. Muntius can use an external knowledge base in the search function in order to help customers find the information they are looking for. No data identifying the user are used in the search.

Collecting personal information

In order to provide you with the best possible service, Muntius may have to collect or request personal information about you. That is why Muntius collects and processes personal information about you with your consent. We provide the privacy protection authorities with appropriate reports on the use of personal information as required. Among other instances, we ask for your personal information when you purchase services, order marketing or support materials, ask for more information, perform a registration, participate in competitions, fill in questionnaires or seek employment with Muntius. The kind of personal information that we might request from you includes contact information, such as your name, address, telephone number and email address, as well as other user-specific information, such as user IDs and passwords, invoicing and event information, information about your interest in our products or services, the way you wish to be contacted, your education and employment history, as well as background information relating to your job application.

Muntius’ business is international. When using this website, you accept that personal information about you collected via this website can be transferred, if the relevant legislation so permits, outside national borders on servers supporting this website (including the transfer of this information back from such locations to your country of residence) for the purpose of implementing and developing the services of this website and other Muntius services, or for the purpose of saving information for purposes stated in this privacy protection statement. The saved information can reside in Finland or any other country where Muntius operates.

Muntius may provide specific products or services to its customers via subcontractors. Muntius may need to share personal information with these subcontractors so that they can provide their services to Muntius. Muntius’ subcontractors cannot use such personal information for any other purpose.

Personal information submitted by users will not be surrendered to third parties.

Website user identification

In addition to the information you provide, Muntius or Muntius’ partners may collect information about you using automatic data collection tools when you visit the Muntius website. These automatic data collection tools include cookies and other commonly used data collection tools.

Cookies are bits of information saved on your hard drive or web browser, and not on this website. Such automatic data collection tools retrieve specific standard bits of information, for example browser type and language, the time of website use, and the address of the website from where you accessed this website. Such data collection tools might also save your IP address, information about which Muntius pages you have visited, the links you have clicked, as well as other information pertaining to your use of the Muntius website. The IP address is a number series that your computer automatically receives whenever you use the internet. The address allows the web server to locate and identify your computer. Computers use IP addresses whenever they communicate via the internet. This makes it possible to browse websites and make purchases over the net. A user cannot be identified solely based on cookies. Advertising websites and advertisers can target third-party advertisements based on the cookie information gathered from the first party’s (Muntius’) website.

Cookies are beneficial to you in that they remove the need for you to provide your password several times when accessing an online service. Because cookies contain information about when and how users use this website and other Muntius websites, Muntius can make use of this information to improve its online services and therefore better serve user needs.

If you do not want to accept cookies or wish to receive notification when they are being downloaded to your computer, you can configure your computer to block cookies from accessing your web browser (if your browser enables this). Deleting cookies can cause disruptions in website use, however.

Muntius reserves the right to use automatic data collection tools in targeted emails, with the result that information is automatically collected when you open such an email or click on a link contained therein.

The collected information can be used to ensure the technical implementation and use of the web service and to ensure information security. In addition, the information can be used to develop Muntius’ services, manage customer relationships and market the services of Muntius and its partners.

How the user can influence the use of cookies

You can empty your cookie history in your browser’s settings, which will delete the cookie information stored in your browser. This action does not prevent new cookie information from being collected the next time you visit the website.

If you do not want to use cookies or if you want to receive a notification when cookies are being transferred to your computer, you can block cookies on your web browser, provided your browser permits this. Blocking cookies may lead to problems using the website.

Most web browsers allow you to block cookies from third parties. With this option, your browser will only accept cookies coming directly from the service you are using. You can also block cookies from third parties in their entirety or from certain companies using the Your Online Choice website.

Safeguarding personal information

We take the trust you place in us seriously. We use various technologies to prevent unauthorised access to the information you submit through this website, and also any wrongful use of this information. When especially confidential information is being collected or transferred, e.g. credit card information, we make use of SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) encryption technology. SSL makes the information transferred between us unreadable to outsiders. This security precaution is operational whenever a key or a lock icon is visible on the bottom corner of your browser window (the icon you see depends on the browser you use).

The validity of collected information

Based on its own initiative or your request, Muntius can complement, correct or remove incomplete, inaccurate or obsolete personal information, which has been collected in connection with the use of this website. Please contact Muntius’ customer service if you want to update and/or check your personal information or refuse the sending of marketing messages and/or disclosure of cookies to Muntius’ partners. Muntius’ contact details are most easily found on the website through which you have disclosed your personal details to Muntius.

Privacy of children and dependants

Muntius does not consciously request personal information from children below 13 years old, and Muntius’ websites are not intended for children below this age. Minors may not make purchases or other purchasing actions via this website without the consent of their parents or legal guardians, unless the relevant legislation so permits.

Amendments to this privacy protection statement

Should we make amendments to this privacy protection statement, we will place the amended statement on our website, with an indication of the amendment date. If the amendments are significant, we may also inform you about this by other means, for example by sending an email or placing a bulletin on our homepage. We recommend that you review these privacy protection principles from time to time to ensure you are aware of any amendments made.

 

Terms of Use

By entering this website you agree to be bound by these terms of use. If you do not accept these terms of use (“terms of use”), please leave this site. These terms of use apply to the web pages of Muntius Corporation (“Muntius”). Some pages may contain terms specific to a service, in which case they take precedence.

Website use

Muntius provides the right to browse and download material on this website only for personal and non-commercial use, with the requirement that the user retains any mention of copyright or other proprietary rights contained in the original material in any copies made. The material on this website cannot be edited or copied for public use in any way, or displayed, presented or distributed in public, or used for other public or commercial purposes without the prior written consent of Muntius. Any use of the material contained on this website on other websites or computer environments connected to the net is prohibited.

All material rights to this website, including copyrights, remain in the possession of Muntius Corporation. The Muntius and Kidday business names and logos are protected symbols and trademarks of Muntius. The use of the Muntius and Kidday logo on third-party websites without Muntius’ consent is prohibited.

If a user is in breach of these terms of use, the user no longer has the right to use this website. If Muntius specifically requests a customer to download or print information from pages on this website, then their use and public presentation is permitted.

Press releases, contract terms, price lists and other documents intended for public use can be used in public communications on condition that any such communications mention the information source.

Responsibilities

Muntius’ websites and their contents offer a service to their users. Muntius strives to ensure that the information contained on its websites is correct. However, Muntius is not bound by any material contained on this website. Any responsibilities governing Muntius’ products and services are based on the specific agreements governing those products and services. Muntius reserves the right to change the contents of this website at any time. The information contained on this website can refer to products and services that are not available in all countries. For more information on the products and services available in your area, please contact Muntius sales representative. Regardless of the aforementioned, all responsibilities arising from locally applied laws remain in force, and the aforementioned responsibility limitations are not applicable if they are in breach of local laws.

Muntius is not responsible for any damage arising from the use, functioning or malfunction of this website, or for any information security risk that arises for the user.

Links to other websites

The website may contain links to websites owned and maintained by third parties. These links have the sole purpose of assisting the user. When you enter third party pages, the terms of use of these pages shall apply. Muntius has not reviewed all such third party websites, does not monitor such sites or their contents and is not responsible for them in any way. Whenever the user clicks on a link on this website and enters a third-party website, the user is solely responsible for this action.

Links to this website

Third-party websites containing a link to the Muntius website must fulfil the following conditions: 

  • The third-party website may contain a link to Muntius’ website, but content from the latter cannot be copied to the former.
  • The third-party website may not use Muntius website contents as content in its browser or framework environment.
  • The third-party website may not claim that Muntius supports the website or products contained therein.
  • The third-party website may not contain faulty information about the site’s relationship with Muntius or faulty information about Muntius’ products or services.

User consent

By sending material to an Muntius server via email or Muntius’ website, the user accepts and confirms that

  1. the material is not illegal or otherwise unfit for publication;
  2. the material is free of viruses or other destructive properties;
  3. the user owns the material or has the unlimited right to surrender it to Muntius; and
  4. Muntius may publish the material without charge and/or append the material or a part thereof in its own products free of any responsibility or obligation to pay compensation.

Muntius does not accept, via this website, any information that is confidential or protected by proprietary rights. Any material, information or other communication that the user transfers or forwards to this website shall be deemed non-confidential and not bound by any copyright whatsoever. Muntius has the right to copy, publish, distribute, append and otherwise use such communication material, and also use all images, sound, text and other information contained therein for any commercial or non-commercial purpose. Personal information supplied by the user in connection with the order of services shall be handled in accordance with Muntius’ privacy protection principles. The user is prohibited from sending any material to this website that is threatening, slanderous, degrading, pornographic or illegal in any way.

Discussion groups and other user interaction areas

Muntius has the right, but not the obligation, to monitor and supervise website areas wherein users enter or forward messages or communicate with each other (e.g. discussion groups, bulletin boards and user groups), including the content of the messages. Muntius is not responsible for the content of such communications, however, regardless of whether they fall under the scope of copyright, libel or privacy protection legislation or other legislation. Muntius may, at its own discretion, remove from its website any material submitted by users at any time.

General information

Muntius administrates this website from its office in Finland. Muntius does not guarantee that the material and services contained on this website are appropriate, available or usable outside Finland. If users access this website outside Finland, they do so on their own initiative and are responsible for adhering to the applicable local legislation. These terms of use are governed by Finnish law (except for the relevant practices on the determination of jurisdiction as established under international civil law).

Muntius may at any time revise these Terms of use by updating this web page. Users are encouraged to periodically visit this web page to review these terms because they are binding on the user. Terms may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages at this site.