Who we are

Our website address is: http://off-books.com.


What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

If you contact us via the contact form available on page http://off-books.com/contact/ we will ask for your email, phone number and message contents. This data is strictly for us to use and we will never use your data otherwise than to contact you regarding your message content posted on our website contact form. OffBooks will not give or sell this information to any other third party or service provider without having prior your written consent.


We use cookies on this website to remember your preferences for instance if you select a language you will be redirected to this set language next time you’ll come back on the website. Also if you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


When you browse this website we use cookies and other analytics user tracking such as Google analytics, AdRoll or MailChimp to help provide you with a better, more refined and customised experiences on our website. This information is only generic: strictly none identifiable and/or non personal data. This information includes among others: your browser language, location, time on site, etc…


Who we share your data with

We only share generic information which is none identifiable and non personal data for analytics and technical purposes with Godaddy web hosting server as well as Google Analytics, AdRoll and MailChimp for analytics and retargeting.


How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue. If you contact us via the website contact form, your email, telephone and message content will be retained indefinitely unless you ask us to delete your information from our records. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.


What rights you have over your data

If you have left comments or made an inquiry on the contact form you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.


Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. Contact form inquiries and its data will remain on the website and will not be sent to any third party without having first your written consent.


contact information

OffBooks offices are located on 18 Rue Henri Paschke, 06400, Cannes, France

For any question: Contact us


How we protect your data

We use one of the safest service providers to host our website and your data. Allowing us to benefit from top of the line hardware and software protection on our website. Please refer to our website hosting service provider Godaddy for further information on how your data is protected on our website.


What data breach procedures we have in place

We use standard data breach protocols: once data breach has been noticed and brought to our attention, we take all necessary measures to resolve the issue while informing any user with their data compromised that we’ve noticed a breach in our security and how it could concern and affect them.


What third parties we receive data from

We do not receive data from any third parties on this website except the occasional embedded content from other websites in our blog posts such as described in the relevant section above.


What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

We do not have any automated decision making and/or profiling with user data on this website.