Privacy policy

Last updated at: 8/18/23

BASKETNEWS UAB provides you with BasketNews Fantasy game. This page is used to inform visitors regarding our policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information if anyone decided to use our Service.

If you choose to use our Service, then you agree to the collection and use of information in relation to this policy. The Personal Information that we collect is used for providing and improving the Service. We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

Information Collection and Use

BasketNews collects personal data when you visit or use the BasketNews Fantasy.

When using the BasketNews Fantasy (and any related applications and services) or registering, we may ask you to provide all or some of the following information: your name, e-mail address, gender, country, age and preferred basketball teams, amongst others. When you register to enjoy any of the BasketNews Services and sign to use them, you are not anonymous to us.

Our registration form enables you to sign in via a third–party service such as Facebook. If you choose to sign in via a third-party app, you will be presented with a dialog box that will ask your permission to allow the BasketNews to access your personal data and any other information you have made publicly accessible. Please note that any information that is not required by the particular Service you have opted to use will not be retained by BasketNews.

Likewise, BasketNews automatically receives and records information from your computer and browser, including your IP address, BasketNews cookie information, software and hardware attributes, and your physical location and the page you request.

We may share your personal data with public organizations, judges, courts and, in general, competent authorities when we have the legal obligation to provide them and to some third-party services providers (which may be based outside the European Economic Area) as a consequence of the provision of services. Please note that we will take all reasonable steps to ensure that your data is treated as safely and securely as it would be within the European Economic Area and under the GDPR. BasketNews follows strict criteria of selection of service providers in order to comply with their obligations in terms of data protection and undertakes to sign with them the corresponding data processing contracts through which they will impose, among others, the following obligations: apply appropriate technical and organizational measures, use the personal data for the agreed purposes and acting only on the documented instructions of the BasketNews; and delete or return the data to BasketNews once the provision of services ends.

Your personal data will be processed by BasketNews for the fulfillment of the following purposes:

  1. Sending newsletters;
  2. Conducting surveys;
  3. Management of registration and cancelation of users;
  4. Cookies: processing of data relating to first and third-party cookies in order to analyze your browsing habits and improve services.
Log Data

We want to inform you that whenever you use our Service, in a case of an error in the app we collect data and information (through third party products) on your phone called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your device Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, device name, operating system version, the configuration of the app when utilizing our Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics.


Cookies are files with a small amount of data that are commonly used as anonymous unique identifiers. These are sent to your browser from the websites that you visit and are stored on your device's internal memory.

This Service does not use these “cookies” explicitly. However, the app may use third party code and libraries that use “cookies” to collect information and improve their services. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being sent to your device. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of this Service.

Service Providers

We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:

  1. To facilitate our Service;
  2. To provide the Service on our behalf;
  3. To perform Service-related services; or
  4. To assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.

We want to inform users of this Service that these third parties have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.


We value your trust in providing us your Personal Information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Links to Other Sites

This Service may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

Your rights

If you are located in the EEA, under the GDPR, you may have the following rights: right of access, rectification or deletion of data, request the processing to be restricted, oppose it or request data portability. If you wish to exercise these rights, please send an email to [email protected] clearly indicating the right you wish to exercise and attaching a copy of your national identification document or similar document proving your identity. If you are located in the EEA, you have the right to lodge a complaint about how we process your personal data with the supervisory authority in your country. We would, however, appreciate the chance to deal with your concerns before you approach your local supervisory authority so please contact us in the first instance.

Children’s Privacy

These Services do not address anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. In the case we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us so that we will be able to do necessary actions.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, you are advised to review this page periodically for any changes. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. These changes are effective immediately after they are posted on this page.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or suggestions about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us at [email protected].