Your confidence in the proper handling of your data is an important prerequisite for the success of our bid. Therefore, data protection is very important for us. The collection, processing (data storage, change, transmission, lock-outs, and deletion) and use of your data is done in accordance with applicable data protection regulations.
This Privacy Statement is to inform you about how your data is processed in our web offer.
Collection, processing and use of anonymous data
Our website is designed so that personal data/information will only be requested if it is really necessary. You may terminate your use of our website by closing the browser or navigate to another website in each phase. If any personal data is necessary for your information, there is no reason to collect such data. So you can check the website anonymously without sharing any personal information.
We merely store access data without personal references such as the
- Name of your Internet service provider,
- The page from which you visit us or the name of the requested file,
- Date and time of the request,
- Amount of data transferred,
- Indication whether download was successful,
- The incomplete IP address (first three digits of blocks) of the requesting computer,
- Referring URL,
- Browser types,
- Operating systems.
In this way, we only use anonymous data/information that does not allow a conclusion on the user. The processing of these data is intended to allow use of the Web site (connection setup), for system security, for technical administration of the network infrastructure and in order to optimize our Internet service. The transfer of such data to third parties or other evaluation does not take place. A personal user profile is not created.
Collection, processing and use of personal data
Personal data are only collected if you provide it when opening a user account or register for our newsletter. By creating a user account or order a newsletter personal data such as Name, address, and email address are collected. We use the so-reported data without your express permission, solely for the processing of the offered services. With full implementation of the services your data for further use will be blocked and deleted after the tax and commercial storage periods, unless you have expressly consented to the further use of your data or other legal justification exists.
The data entered during registration will be used for the purpose of using the services. Registered users will be informed by e-mail about offer or registration-relevant information, such as changes in the scope of the offer or technical circumstances. The collected data can be found in the registration form.
When contacting the provider (for example, by contact form or e-mail), the information of the user will be collected for the purpose of processing the request as well as in the event that follow-up questions arise.
When registering for the newsletter, your e-mail address will be used for advertising purposes, until you unsubscribe from the newsletter. You can unsubscribe at any time by a message to us or operate the unsubscribe option in our online offer or the newsletter-emails.
When registering for the service, the customer is informed transparently over any consent to be given and his consent is recorded. The contents of the consent given is kept available to the user within the service to call. If you do not give your consent, please understand that you may not be able to participate in the respective service.
Google Analytics Notice
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (Google). Google Analytics uses so-called "Cookies, which are text files stored on your computer to help analyze your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website will be transmitted to a Google server in the USA as a rule and stored there. In the case of activation of the IP anonymization on this website, your IP address will be truncated within Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the complete IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this Website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activities for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google will never associate your IP address transmitted from your browser in the context of Google Analytics with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser; however please note that if you do so you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also prevent the transmission of data generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of these data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link.
You can prevent the acquisition by Google Analytics by clicking on our website link below. It will put an opt-out Cookie that prevents future collection of your information by visiting this website: Click here to opt-out of Google Analytics.
Use of reCAPTCHA
In order to protect input forms on our site, we use the reCAPTCHA service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, hereinafter "Google." By means of this service it can be distinguished whether the corresponding input is of human origin or is created improperly by automated machine processing.
To our knowledge, the referrer URL, the IP address, the behaviour of the website visitors, information about the operating system, browser and length of stay, cookies, display instructions and scripts, user input behaviour and mouse movements in the reCAPTCHA checkbox are conveyed to Google.
Google uses the information obtained, among other things, to digitize books and other printed matter as well as to optimize services such as Google Street View and Google Maps (e.g. house number and street name recognition).
The IP address provided as part of reCAPTCHA is not merged with other data from Google unless you are logged into your Google Account at the time the "reCAPTCHA" plug-in is used. If you want to prevent this transmission and storage of data by Google about you and your behaviour on our website, you must log out of Google before you visit our site or before using the reCAPTCHA plug-in.
Use of Google AdSense
Our website employs Google AdSense. Google AdSense is a service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, for incorporating advertisements. Google-AdSense uses so-called cookies, text files, that are stored to your computer and which provide analysis of the use of our website. Furthermore, Google AdSense uses so-called web beacons. Web beacons allow Google to analyze information, such as visitor traffic to our website. This information, along with your IP address and the ad format displayed, is transmitted to Google in the US where it is stored and may be transferred by Google to contracting partners. However, Google does not merge your IP-address with other stored data on you. You can prevent cookies from being installed by adjusting the settings on your browser software accordingly. You should be aware, however, that by doing so you may not be able to make full use of all the functions of our website. By using our website you declare that you agree to the processing of data collected about you by Google in the manner previously described and for the purposes there specified.
Use of affilinet tracking cookies
Our website employs affilinet tracking cookies in order to correctly record sales and/or leads. Cookies are small text files that are saved to your computer when you visit a website. These affilinet tracking cookies do not store personal data of any kind. Instead, it only collects the identification number of the intermediary partner as well as the reference number of the advertising material that was clicked on by the visitor to the website. This information is required in order to process the payment transaction between the website operator and the advertiser. The partner identification number serves to designate the intermediary partner to which a commission is to be paid once a transaction has been concluded. You can prevent cookies from being installed by adjusting the settings on your browser software accordingly. You should be aware, however, that by doing so you may not be able to make full use of all the functions of our website.
Transfer of personal
Any transfer to third parties - not even in extracts - for commercial or noncommercial purposes, does not take place. This shall not apply, provided your express authorization or the data transfer on the basis of current legislation is justified. A comparison with other data does not occur.
Right to information
You have a right to free information about your stored data, and a right to rectification, blocking or erasure of data.
For questions regarding the collection, processing or use of personal data, the disclosure, correction, blocking or deletion of data and revocation of consents granted, please contact:
Backnanger Straße 28
Tel.: +49 (0) 7195 945970
Fax: +49 (0) 7195 945971
Depending on the legal requirements then your data will be corrected, deleted or blocked immediately if your data is not required to fulfill our obligations to you. This also applies retroactively to all personal data held about you in the past. To protect your privacy and security, we reserve the right to verify your identity before we can make such measures.
In order to prevent unauthorized access or unauthorized disclosure to ensure the accuracy of data and its correct use of information, we have technical and organizational procedures to save and protect the data we obtain online. You should always treat your access information confidential and close the browser window when you have finished communicating with us, especially if you share your computer with others.
Questions and comments
If you have further questions about data privacy at our web site, you can contact us via the e-mail address firstname.lastname@example.org . We will try to answer your questions and to clear any concerns.
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Version of 20th December 2017 / Terhaag & Partner Lawyers Germany