Unless otherwise stated in this Privacy Statement, these are the categories of third parties with whom we may share your personal data:
- Service providers. We may work with third party service providers (e.g. IT providers, customer service providers) and ask them to perform certain processing operations on our behalf, such as storing personal data. When we do so, we ensure that these service providers are contractually obligated not to use your personal data for purposes other than those requested by us or required by law.
- Third parties in connection with business transactions: Sometimes we may be involved in a merger, acquisition, bankruptcy, joint venture, reorganisation, sale of assets or other disposition of all or part of our business, assets or shares. In these cases, we may share your personal data with the third party involved in that business transaction.
- Others: For legal reasons, we may also share your personal information with others (such as public and government authorities, professional advisers) if we determine that access, use, retention or disclosure of your personal information is necessary to: 1) comply with applicable laws and regulations, or enforceable governmental requests; 2) investigate, prevent, or take action regarding suspected or actual illegal activity, or to assist law enforcement authorities; 3) enforce our Terms of Service; 4) investigate and defend against any legal claim or allegation; 5) protect the security or integrity of our services; 6) exercise or protect the rights and safety of Philips, our Philips customers, employees, or others.