We inform you that the treatment of Personal Data (name, surname, email address and any further Personal Data indicated in the message) by you spontaneously provided filling out the contact format on the website and through the email addresses linked to the website will respect the principles of fairness, legality and transparency and protection of your privacy and your rights.

Browsing the site you agree to use the personal data in compliance with the Privacy Law and ” Personal Data Protection Code”. While using the website you can find links and contents connected to other sites and services (YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook, Soundcloud, Google+, Twitter, Instagram, Linedin), we are not responsible for the terms of these sites and you can find information in the privacy policy of each of them.

Please note that this Policy also contains the information required by art. 13 of Regulation (EU) 679/2016, concerning the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of Personal Data (hereinafter “GDPR”).


1. Data Controller

The Data Controller of Personal Data is NotToScale Architecture Sagl (with registered office in Lugano, Via Besso 51) (hereinafter “NotToScale Architecture” or “us”). NotToScale Architecture Sagl is responsible for the legitimate and correct processing of your Data.


2. The purposes of Personal Data Processing

The Data provided will be processed by the Data Controller in pursuance of the Privacy Code and according to the GDRP for the following purposes:

a) to respond to your request for information and/or contact, also by sending communications relating to it;

b) your prior express consent, to send you, exclusively by e-mail, newsletters of an informative / advertising nature, commercial communications and invitations to events organized by the owner.


3. Data Processing Arrangements and Time-limits for storing the Data

The owner and the authorized personnel specifically appointed, with the guarantee that data will be treated in accordance with Law, carry out the data management through computer and paper media. Data can be stored in hardcopy and computer achieves and we assure the security measures provided for by the legislator and those fit for assuring an adequate level of protection for the data being processed. Your Personal Data will be stored for the period of time strictly necessary to execute your request for information and / or contact, unless you have authorized us to use it for the further purpose referred to in point 2. b) which precedes.


4. Communication, broadcasting and data transfer

The data will not be broadcasted, sold or exchanged with anyone other than the owner, the managers and the appointed personnel without your stated consent, except possible communications to third parties that may be necessary in order to give effect to your request. Especially, data may be disclosed to employees, including indirectly and incidentally to external companies that the owner uses for the standard fulfilment of the service in question.In any case the use by third parties will be in full compliance with the principle of fairness and the provisions of law.


5. Nature of the conferment and Consequences of the possible refusal

The conferment of data is optional and is left to your will. However in case of failed conferment it will not be possible to execute your request  for information and / or contact. The consent to the management of such data is necessary since there isn’t a previous contractual relation and having a special attention to the management mode and to the communication of the data.


6. Data Subjects’ Rights

We remind you that, at any time, by contacting the Data Controller, you may withdraw your consent to the processing of your Data for the purposes referred to in point 2. b) above, without thereby affecting the legality of the processing based on your consent before the revocation.

You have the right to ask the Data Controller to access your Personal Data, correct or delete them or limit the processing of your Data or to oppose the processing of your DataData, in addition to the right to Data portability;

Any corrections or cancellations or limitations on the processing carried out upon your request – unless this proves impossible or involves a disproportionate effort – will be communicated by us to each of the recipients to whom your Data may have been sent in accordance with this information.

The exercise of the preceding rights is not subject to any form constraint and is free. To this end, you can contact the Data Controller by sending an e-mail using the following address:


7. Contents

The contents of the Website such as, including, but not limited, trademarks and other distinctive marks, design, text, data, graphics, photos and pictures, video, information, button icons, software, audio and other content (hereinafter collectively referred to as “Contents“), are protected under all the applicable provisions governing the protection of intellectual property rights.

The Contents are property of NotToScale Architecture Sagl. The Contents are the result of NotToScale Architecture Sagl processing or coming from third parties that authorized NotToScale Architecture Sagl for their use. Any unauthorized use of the Contents is strictly prohibited.

It is not allowed the use of Contents or the Website in a manner different from the use provided in these Terms of Use and, in any case, these Terms of Use shall not grant any license concerning any intellectual property right.


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