Updated as of September 2021
This Privacy Notice includes information specific to residents of California, the European Union, and Canada.
(i) This Website (www.bestyachtauctions.com) (“Website”),
(ii) any software applications made available by us for use on or through your computer and mobile devices (“App(s)”) and
Types of Information We Collect and Use
Our Website may collect, use, store, and transfer different kinds of information that identifies, relates to, describes, references, is capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be directly or indirectly linked with you as a particular consumer or device (“Personal Information”), such as:
We may also collect, use, and share “Vessel-Specific Data”, which includes hull identification numbers, vessel specifications, manufacturer, equipment, and power plant hours (if applicable), as well as photographs and video of our listed Vessels and their appurtenances. Though Personal Information may be derived from Vessel-Specific Data, such as hull identification information, Vessel-Specific Data is provided to us by users to disclose it publicly and is inherently accessible in all media to facilitate the sale of a Vessel. We may collect, use, and share Vessel-Specific Data even after an auction has closed for marketing and analytical purposes.
We do not collect any special categories of personal information about you, including details about race or ethnicity, citizenship, medical condition, physical or mental disability, marital and/or family status, religious or philosophical beliefs, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, political opinions, criminal history, health information, or genetic and biometric data.
How Do We Collect Personal Information?
Submitted by You: We may collect Personal Information you provide to us, for example, if you:
Please note that disabling cookies or deleting information contained in the cookies or flash cookies may interfere with the performance and features of the Website, including not being able to store your preferences or login information. Your browser settings may also allow you to automatically transmit a “Do Not Track” signal to online services you visit. Note that there is no industry consensus as to what site operators should do regarding these signals. Accordingly, we do not monitor or act concerning “Do Not Track” signals or other mechanisms.
IP Addresses: An IP address is the number automatically assigned to your computer whenever you access the internet. When you request pages from the Website, we automatically log your IP address.