Privacy Policy

Last updated: July 2018

About this Privacy Policy

This privacy and security policy outlines the information that Cristina Jorge de Carvalho – Architecture & Interior Design collects about you, how we use the information and the choices you have to review, revise and/or restrict our usage of this information. For all our services we are the data controller, the company that’s responsible for your privacy.

Cristina Jorge de Carvalho – Architecture & Interior Design collects information about you through our Website in an effort to communicate with you about our products, services and promotions. We do not share or sell any kind of your information with any other non-affiliated company or agency, except that we may share your information under certain circumstances with outside consultants or companies, but only for the purpose of enabling those consultants or companies to help us provide a superior customer service and improve our customer’s shopping experience

This Privacy Policy only covers information collected through this Website, and does not cover any information collected offline by us, including information collected by our 3rd Party Wholesale Retail partners.

What we collect and how we use it

Our website is open to visit entirely without revealing any personal data. If we do collect such personally identifiable information, it´s because you have subscribed to our newsletter or you have requested some information about our products or made an order. It is important that the personal data we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed if your personal data changes during your relationship with us.

We collect the information from you as detailed below:

Newsletters and news:

If a user requests to receive our e-mail newsletters, they need to provide a valid e-mail address and his name. Our email newsletter is used to communicate new products availability, showroom events, promotions and news.

Requesting more information about our products:

We collect personal information such as your name, telephone number, e-mail and postal address that you provide to us when you save your information filling the contact form displayed at our website. We will also collect your name and email address at CJC HOME, if you are interested in asking more information about our products available at the showroom or if you want to make an order. In addition, when you purchase/order products online, we collect information such as your purchase/order details and relevant payment information.

Please note that, by entering your details in the fields requested, you enable Cristina Jorge de Carvalho – Architecture & Interior Design to provide you with the services you select. If you chose not to provide the information we request, you may be unable to request more information, or access certain services and offers.

We will use the information we collect from you to:

  • Deal with your enquiries, requests, and purchase orders, when necessary to perform a contract to which you are party;
  • Identify products and services we think you might be interested in based on your information, such as your purchase history and your previous interactions with us, when we have a legitimate interest in doing so, or with your consent;
  • Send you, with your explicit consent, our Newsletter to communicate new products availability, showroom events, promotions and news;
  • To comply with legal and regulatory obligations.

Retaining your information:

We keep your information for only as long as is necessary for our purposes, and in particular to protect ourselves in the event of a legal claim (for example, information relating to a contract with you will be kept for the lifetime of the contract and up to ten years after). After this period it will be deleted or in some cases anonymized.

Where we need your consent to process your personal information and we have no other lawful basis to continue with that processing, if you subsequently withdraw your consent we will delete your personal information. If you request that we no longer send you direct marketing communications, we will keep a record of your request and contact details to ensure that your request is respected.

Your rights:

You have the right to ask for access to any personal information that we hold about you in our records, to correct any inaccuracies, to withdraw your consent at any time and to update any information. In some circumstances, you have the right to request the erasure of your personal information or a restriction of its use.

We want to communicate with you only if you want to hear from us. If you prefer not to receive information from us, you can ask us to stop sending you direct marketing communications at any time (however please note that we may continue to send you service-related (i.e. non-marketing) communications, such as e-mail updates on your order status). If you wish to exercise any of these rights, please send your written request via email to, or via postal mail to Cristina Jorge de Carvalho; Rua Alexandre Herculano, N.º15, 3º Floor – Postal Code 1250-008 Lisbon, Portugal.

For the exercise of your rights, please mention in your request your full name and the right you are exercising. Cristina Jorge de Carvalho Architecture & Interior Design will request you the information necessary to verify your identity. Please note that it may take up to two weeks for your request to become effective.

In case you consider that any violation of the data protection legislation was committed in respect of the processing of your personal data, you also have the right to file a complaint before the Portuguese supervisory authority (CNPD –

Cookies and website performance:

“Cookies” are bits of information that are automatically stored on your computer. If you do not want to have cookies on your system, you can set your browser to disable them. Cookies enable a Web site to tailor information presented to you based on your browsing preferences. Cristina Jorge de Carvalho Architecture & Interior Design may use cookies to personalize pages you view, mark or unmark links, or to remember your preferences.

We may collect optional demographic and/or preference information. We use this information to tailor or improve our product and service offerings, as well as for internal marketing research purposes. Such information is not correlated with any personal information.

The type of cookies we use are:

Permanent cookies that are stored until the user deletes them manually or the expiration date expires.

Website cookies:

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Google Analytics Cookies Validity:

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Third Party Links:

Our website may provide links to third party websites. Except as provided herein, we will not provide any of your personal information to these third parties without your prior consent. Cristina Jorge de Carvalho Architecture & Interior Design provides links to third party websites as a convenience to the user.

The inclusion of any link does not imply Cristina Jorge de Carvalho Architecture & Interior Design endorsement of any other company, its websites, or its products and/or services. These linked websites have separate and independent privacy policies, which we recommend you to read carefully. We have no control over such websites, and therefore, no responsibility or liability for the manner in which the organizations that operate such linked websites may collect, use or disclose and otherwise treat your personal information.


Please note that Cristina Jorge de Carvalho Architecture & Interior Design must provide your personal information in response to a search warrant or other legally valid inquiry or order, or to an investigative body in the case of a breach of an agreement or contravention of law, or as otherwise required by law. We may also disclose personal information to assist us in collecting a debt owed by you, or otherwise where necessary for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims.

Updates to this privacy policy:

From time to time we may update this Privacy Policy. When we do, we will publish the changes on this Website. Your continued use of this Website constitutes notice to you of all these changes.