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All information contained on this website is for general information purposes only and does not constitute professional, legal, and administrative or any other type of advice and it should not be relied on for this purpose whatsoever. Users are advised to consult the relevant legislation and where appropriate seek professional advice or assistance.
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The content of this website is subject to change at the Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan sole discretion at any time without notice. Under no circumstances will The Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan accept any responsibility whatsoever for any damages from your reliance upon anything derived from this site. The Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan disclaims all liability to you for any damages, costs and expenses, including legal fees. The Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan makes no warranty that the service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free or that the results that may be obtained from the use of the service will be accurate or reliable.
The material on this website is covered by Lebanese laws and international agreements, and any disputes relating to these Terms and Conditions shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of Lebanon.
How we use your information.
The Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan values the protection and confidentiality of your personal data. This privacy notice explains what personal data we collect from you and how we use it.
1- People who visit our website
– Personal data we collect
When someone visits www.institutdesfinances.gov.lb, we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behavior patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. We collect this information in a way which does not identify individuals. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting either of our websites. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be up front about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.
– How we use personal data
The Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan uses the data collected to answer your inqueries and provide you the services and products we offer. We also may use the data to communicate with you, for example, informing you about new services and products. However, we do not use what you say in email, chat, video calls or voice mail, or your documents, photos or other personal files to create individual profiles listing for commercial purposes whatsoever.
– Reasons We Share Personal Data
We share your personal data with your consent or as necessary to complete any action to requested authority. We also share data with vendors working on our behalf; when required by law or to respond to legal process; to protect our customers; to protect lives; to maintain the security of our products; and to protect the rights or property of the Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan.
– Cookies and Similar Technologies
– Links to other websites
This privacy notice does not cover the links within this site linking to third party websites. We recommend you to read the privacy statements on the third-party websites you visit.
2-People who email us
Any email sent to us, including any attachments, may be monitored and used by us for reasons of security and for monitoring compliance with office policy. Email monitoring or blocking software may also be used. You should be aware that any emails we send or receive may not be protected in transit.
Please be aware that you have a responsibility to ensure that any email you send to us is within the bounds of the law.
3-People who use Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan services
– Participants of the Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan learning and other events
We hold the details of the people who have attended our events. However, we only use these details to provide the service one person has requested and for other closely related purposes. When people do subscribe to our services, they can cancel their subscription at any time and are given an easy way of doing this.
When organizations fill in their registration forms, they are asked to provide the contact details or those of a relevant member of staff. The Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan will use this for its own purposes, for example if we have a query about a registration, but will not put it on the public register.
– Photos from Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan learning and other events
We take photos during learning and other events. Photos taken during those events are used on Institut des Finances websites, social media sites (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and YouTube) and in Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan printed materials. Individuals attending learning events have the right to disagree in advance with the use of their photos taken during the events on the above listed communication channels.
– Receivers of E-newsletter
People can subscribe to our newsletter. We gather statistics around email opening and clicks using industry standard technologies to help us monitor and improve our e-newsletter.
4-Internship applicants, current and former Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan employees
When interns apply to work at the institute, we will only use the information they supply to us to process their application. Where we want to disclose information to a third party, for example where we want to take up a reference or obtain a ‘disclosure’ from the Criminal Records Bureau we will not do so without informing them beforehand unless the disclosure is required by law.
Personal information about unsuccessful candidates will be held for one month after the recruitment exercise has been completed, it will then be destroyed or deleted.
Once a person has taken up employment with the Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan, we will compile a file relating to their employment. The information contained in this will be kept secure and will only be used for purposes directly relevant to that person’s employment. Once their employment with the Institut des Finances has ended, we will retain the file in accordance with the requirements of the law.
5-Access to personal information
The Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan is aiming towards GDPR compliance of giving people access to their personal information. Individuals can find out if we hold any personal information by making a ‘subject access request’ under the GDPR rules. If we do hold information about you, we will:
– give you a description of it
– tell you why and for how long we are holding it
– let you have a copy of the information in an intelligible form
To make a request to the Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan for any personal information we may hold, you need to put the request in writing addressing it to our Administration Department to the address provided below.
If we do hold information about you, you can ask us to correct any mistakes by, once again, contacting the Administration Department.
6-Disclosure of personal information In many circumstances we will not disclose personal data without your consent. However, when we investigate a complaint, for example, we will need to share personal information with the organization concerned and with other relevant bodies. Further information is available with our Administration Department about the factors we shall consider when deciding whether information should be disclosed.
You can also get further information on:
– circumstances where we can pass on personal data without consent for example, to prevent and detect crime and to produce anonymous statistics
– our internal policy on how to collect, use and delete personal data
– how we check that the information we hold is accurate and up to date.
7-Changes to this privacy notice We keep our privacy notice under regular review. This privacy notice was last updated in September 2018.
The Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan policy on linking to other websites was developed to ensure consistency in the Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan’s approach to linking its website with websites managed by other organizations. Links from the Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan website to another website will be allowed for the relevant Lebanese administration bodies, agencies and departments. There is no need for the Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan to seek the approval or cooperation of any other governmental body, agency or administration in order to link to that body’s website. Links from the Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan website to another organization’s website will not be undertaken for commercial purposes whatsoever.
Links to websites not under the control of the Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan are provided solely for the convenience of users. The Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan is not responsible for the accuracy, currency or the reliability of the content. The Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan does not offer any guarantee in that regard and is not responsible for the information found through these links, nor does it endorse the sites and their content.
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