At Kugler Publications/SPB Academic Publishing BV, it is our policy to respect and protect the privacy of our users. This policy statement informs you how on we collect information from you and how we use it. Using the Internet should be a good experience and we want to help you make it so.
In principle, Kugler Publications/SPB Academic Publishing BV will not disclose any personal information received from you to third parties. Should we in the future, for some reason or other, share any of your personal details with third parties, we will never do so without your prior explicit consent. However, Kugler Publications/SPB Academic Publishing BV may disclose user information when, in good faith, we believe that the law requires it.
There will be occasions when Kugler Publications/SPB Academic Publishing BV will request personal information from you, such as your name, e-mail address, etc. For example, we require personal information when you apply to register on our e-mailing list, for online shopping, etc. We require this information in order to be able to carry out our various services.
Should you have a change of mind or need to alter some of your personal details (such as your e-mail address), we will always do our best to correct, update, or remove these personal details. Any changes can be e-mailed to us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
You can register to be placed on our e-mailing list through our website, but at Kugler Publications/SPB Academic Publishing BV, it is our policy automatically to add individuals who have collaborated with us on past or future projects to our
e-mailing list. This is done to make sure that you are kept informed of current and forthcoming projects, as well as discount offers. We realize how annoying it can be constantly to receive unnecessary
e-mails, and therefore, it is our policy:
a.) not to send out more than approximately 6 promotional e-mails per year;
b.) to send e-mail messages formatted effciently in of HTML, and that do not include (many) images. This is done to reduce the downloading time of the message;
c.) to facilitate easy removal from our e-mailing list; this can be done by replying to one of our e-mails with "unsubscribe" or "remove", etc. as subject. or simply send an e-mail to email@example.com
d.) there are no scripts in our e-mails. Amongst other things, this means we do not track if and when an e-mail has been read.
Kugler Publications/SPB Academic Publishing BV sometimes uses e-mailings list obtained from third parties. Although we do our best to ensure that these lists only contain the addresses of people who have submitted their data voluntarily (e.g., e-mail), we cannot be held responsible if the receiver considers the e-mail received to be SPAM. However, we will immediately take note of any such complaints, remove the complainant from our files, and convey the complaint to the relevant third party. As stated above, all our e-mails offer the possibility of being removed from our e-mailing list; furthermore, we always include our full address, a valid reply-to e-mail address (firstname.lastname@example.org), and our telephone and fax numbers with all our e-mails, as well as the name of the contact person. For these reasons, we feel that our e-mail messages cannot be considered SPAM, and that we cannot be held responsible for any inconvenience caused by receiving these e-mails. However, as previously stated, we will do our very best to limit any possible inconvenience. Kugler Publications/SPB Academic Publishing BV is a respectable scientific publisher, widely recognized for its warm and personal interaction with scientists from all over the world, and we certainly hope that this will remain so.
Kugler Publications/SPB Academic Publishing BV is, of course, interested in the use of its web site(s), and therefore, we keep track of how our web pages are used, and collect information about our users. Among other things, this information consists of data such as ip address, browser version, etc. We use this information to improve our site, measure the response to our e-mails, and take note of which pages are popular and which are not, etc.
The security of any personally-identifiable information associated with our guests is of the utmost importance to us, therefore we have incorporated SSL security throughout our entire shop, making it virtually impossible for third parties to intercept communications from you to us.
Unfortunately, it is not possible to guarantee that any data transmission over the Internet is 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal details, Kugler Publications/SPB Academic Publishing BV cannot ensure or guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us or from our online products or services, and therefore you do this at your own risk. Once we have received your transmission, we will do our very best to ensure that it remains secure on our systems.
P.O. Box 20538
1001 NM Amsterdam
Tel: +31 20 68 45 700
Fax: +31 20 68 47 788