privacy & cookies

why this notice

This page describes how to manage the site in relation to the processing of personal data of users who navigate it. This notice is provided pursuant to art. 13 of Legislative Decree. N. 196/2003 – Code regarding the protection of personal data of those who interact with web services accessible electronically from the address:
The information applies only to the site in question and not to other websites accessed via links.
This notice is also based on the Recommendation no. 2/2001 that the European authorities for the protection of personal data (gathered in the Group established by art. 29 of Directive n. 95/46/EC) adopted on 17 May 2001 to establish minimum requirements for collecting personal data online, and, in particular, the manner, timing and nature of the information that data controllers must provide to users when they connect to web pages, regardless of the purpose.
The Recommendation and a brief description of its purpose can be found on other pages of this site.


Various data on persons identified or identifiable may be processed following the consultation of this site.
The person in charge of their treatment is Giovanni Po, who has an office in Via Prampolini 13, 41124, Modena, Italy.


The processing tied to this site’s web services takes place at Via Prampolini 13, 41124, Modena and are only handled by technical personnel or others charged with occasional maintenance operations.
No data from the web service is communicated or spread.
The personal information provided by users who request the dispatch of informative material (Bulletins, CD-ROMs, newsletters, annual reports, answers to questions, deeds and provisions, etc.) are used only to perform the service or assistance requested and they are disclosed to third parties only if this is necessary for that purpose.


Browsing data

The computer systems and software procedures used to operate this website acquire, during their normal operation, some personal data whose transmission is implicit in the use of Internet communication protocols.
This information is not collected to be associated with specific people, but they could, by their very nature, identify users through processing and associations with data held by third parties.
In this category of data are included IP addresses or domain names of computers used by users connecting to the site, URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) of requested resources, time of request, the method used to submit the request to the server, the size of the file obtained in reply, the numerical code indicating the status of the response from the server (successful, error, etc.) and other parameters regarding the operating system and computer environment.
These data are used only to obtain anonymous statistical information on site usage and to check its correct functioning. They are deleted immediately after processing. The data could be used to ascertain responsibility in case of hypothetical crimes against the site except for this possibility. The data on web contacts do not persist for more than seven days.
Data provided voluntarily by the user
The optional, explicit and voluntary sending of e-mails listed on this site involves the subsequent acquisition of the sender’s e-mail address and any other personal data necessary to respond to requests included in the message.
Specific summary information will be reported or displayed on web pages dedicated to particular services on request.


No personal user data is acquired from the site.
We do not use cookies to transmit personal information, nor do we use so-called persistent cookies for tracking users.
The use of so-called session cookies (which are not stored permanently on the user’s computer and disappear when the browser is closed) is strictly limited to transmitting session identifiers (consisting of random numbers generated by the server) necessary to allow a safe and efficient navigation of the site.
Session cookies used on this site avoid the use of other techniques potentially dangerous to the privacy of the users, and does not allow the acquisition of personal identification data.


Apart from what has been specified for navigation data, the user is free to provide personal data contained in the application forms or forms to request the sending of informative material and other communications.
Their absence can make it impossible to fulfill the request.
It must be remembered that, in some cases (not the ordinary management of this site), Authorities may request data and information under Article 157 of Legislative Decree N. 196/2003, in order to control the processing of personal data. In these cases reply is obligatory under penalty of a fine.


The personal data are processed by automated tools for the time strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which they were collected.
Specific security measures are observed to prevent the loss of data, illegal or incorrect use of said data and any unauthorized access.


Those whose personal data refer to have the right to obtain confirmation of the existence or otherwise of such data at any time. They also have the right to know their content and origin, verify its accuracy and/or request its integration, updating or correction (art. 7 of Legislative Decree. n. 196/2003).
Pursuant to this Article have the right to request cancellation, transformation into anonymous form or blocking of data processed unlawfully, and to oppose their treatment for legitimate reasons.
Requests should be addressed to the person in charge of the treatment of data.


The blog on this site is not updated with a specific periodicity. The authors are not responsible for the content of comments under the posts, nor for the content of linked sites. Some texts or images included in the blog are taken from the internet and thus considered to be of public domain. If their publication violates any copyrights, please let us know in the comments of the relevant article. The contents will immediately be fixed or removed.