Clarification Text

As May-Agro Tohumculuk Sanayi ve Ticaret Anonim Şirketi (“MAY Tohum”, “Data Controller”), we value the protection of your personal data, so we expect you to show the same care. For this reason, it is very important for us that you read this text detailing which personal data we use for what purpose and clearly understand the obligations of MAY Tohum, who is responsible for the administrative and technical security of your personal data as “Data Controller”.

Why am I reading this text?

Article 10 of the Law No. 6698 on the Protection of Personal Data (“KVKK”), which entered into force on April 7, 2016 requires that the persons whose personal data is processed (used) (referred to as the relevant persons in the KVKK) to be informed by the “Data Controller” who uses this data. As a Data Controller we have to prove that you, our Guest, have been informed about your personal data we will process.

What are your personal data used and in what ways are they obtained?

As MAY Tohum, we collect your personal data listed below through digital means (expressed as "automatic" method in KVKK) by visiting our website. Obtained personal data and the legal reason for obtaining them are listed below:

What is the purpose and legal reason of your personal data obtained?

The purposes of personal data processing carried out within the scope of the activity in which the obligation of privacy notice is fulfilled are elaborated in the table presented below by MAY Tohum. Each personal data processing purpose is matched with the categories of personal data used within the scope of the purpose and the relevant legal reason.

Are personal data transferred to others?

Yes, we may have to transfer your personal data to our business partners, official institutions, auditors, lawyers and financial advisors. However, we only make the transfer for specific purposes and with your knowledge. Therefore, your personal data;

  • To our business partners with whom we have contracted in order to increase the quality of the services we provide through our website and to carry out marketing activities,
  • In order to fulfill our current legal obligations upon the request of the authorized institutions and organizations; to regulatory and supervisory authorities and public institutions or organizations that are expressly authorized to request personal data in laws,
  • To the obligatory persons and consultants related to the legal follow-up processes that we work with in order to follow up the legal affairs

can be transferred.

What rights does KVKK give you?

KVKK allows you to control your personal data such as: (a) learn whether or not her/his personal data have been processed; (b) Request information as to processing if her/his data have been processed; (c) Learn the purpose of processing of the personal data and whether data are used in accordance with their purpose; (ç) Know the third parties in the country or abroad to whom personal data have been transferred; (d) Request rectification in case personal data are processed incompletely or inaccurately; (e) Request deletion or destruction of personal data and KVKK provides many rights including but not limited to these. You can find all of these rights and details in article 11 of the KVKK.

How can you exercise your rights?

If you want to use the rights specified, you can submit your requests in writing (for example via a warning letter or a registered letter with acknowledgement of receipt) or by using a registered electronic mail (KEP) address or by means of secure electronic signature, mobile signature or using the electronic mail address that you previously presented to us and that is registered in our system.