Data Privacy Statement
Section 1 Information on the collection of personal data
(1) We inform you in the following about the collection of personal data when you use our website Personal data is any data that can be used to identify you personally, e.g. name, address, e-mail addresses, user behavior, etc.
(2) The controller pursuant to Article 4(7) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is Huf Baolong Electronics Bretten GmbH, Gewerbestrasse 40, 75015 Bretten, Germany, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. You can contact our data protection officer by e-mail to email@example.com or by mail to our mailing address for the attention of “The Data Protection Officer”.
(3) If you contact us by e-mail or using a contact form, the data provided by you (your e-mail address and possibly your name and your telephone number) will be stored by us in order to answer your question. We delete the data collected in this connection after it is no longer necessary to store it or we restrict the processing if statutory retention requirements apply.
(4) We inform you in detail below of the relevant procedures for when we make use of commissioned service providers for individual functions related to our offer or would like to use your data for advertising purposes. We also state here the criteria defined for the period for which the data is stored.
Section 2 Your rights
(1) You have the following rights that you can assert against us with regard to the personal data concerning you.
– Right to information;
– Right to rectification or erasure;
– Right to restriction of processing;
– Right to object to processing;
– Right to data portability.
(2) You furthermore have the right to file a complaint with a competent data protection supervisory authority about our processing of your personal data.
Section 3 Collection of personal data when visiting our website
(1) When using the website simply for information purposes, i.e. if you do not register or otherwise transmit information to us, we collect only the personal data that your browser transmits to our server. When you want to view our website, we collect the following data, which we require for technical reasons in order to display our website to you and to guarantee its stability and security (the legal basis for this is Article 6(1) sentence 1 point f) GDPR) :
– IP address
– Date and time of the query
– Time zone difference from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
– Contents of the request (specific page)
– Access status/HTTP status code
– Data volume transferred each time
– Website from which the request has come
– Operating system and its interface
– Language and version of the browser software.
(2) In addition to the data mentioned above, cookies are also stored on your computer when you use our website. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your hard drive and assigned to the browser you are using and through which information is transmitted to the client that has placed the cookie (us in this case). Cookies cannot execute any programs or transmit any viruses to your computer. They are used to make the Internet offer more user-friendly and efficient overall.
a) This website uses the following types of cookies, the scope and function of which are explained below:
– Transient cookies (see b)
– Persistent cookies (see c).
b) Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser. They include session cookies in particular. These store what is known as a session ID, with which various queries from your browser can be assigned to the common session. This means that your computer can be recognized when you return to our website. The session cookies are deleted when you log out or close your browser.
c) Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a specific time, which can vary depending on the cookie. You can delete the cookies in the security settings of your browser at any time.
d) You can configure your browser settings the way you want to and reject the acceptance of third-party cookies or all cookies, for example. We draw your attention to the fact that you may not be able to use all the functions of this website.
Section 4 Use of social media plug-ins
(2) We have no influence on the data that is collected and the data processing procedures, nor are we aware of the full scope of the data collection, the purposes of the processing and the storage periods. We also do not have any information on the deletion of the collected data by the plug-in providers.
(3) The plug-in provider stores the data collected about you as user profiles and uses these for the purposes of advertising, market research and/or the tailored design of their website. An analysis of this kind is carried out in particular (including for users who are not logged in) to display tailored advertising and to inform other users of the social network about your activities on our website. You have a right to lodge an objection to the creation of these user profiles, where you must contact the relevant plug-in provider in order to exercise this right. We offer you the option through the plug-ins to interact with the social networks and other users so that we can enhance our offer and design it so that it is more interesting for you as a user. The legal basis for using the plug-ins is provided by Article 6(1) sentence 1 point (f) GDPR.
(4) The data is forwarded depending on whether you have an account with the plug-in provider and are logged in there. If you are logged in to the plug-in provider, your data that is collected from us will be directly assigned to your account with the plug-in provider. When you click the activated button and link the page, for example, the plug-in provider also stores this information in your user account and publicly notifies it to your contacts. We recommend you log out regularly after using a social network, especially before activating the button, however, as you can avoid an assignment to your profile at the plug-in provider in this way.
(5) You can obtain more information on the purpose and scope of the data collection and processing by the plug-in provider in the data privacy statements provided below. You can also obtain more information there on your related rights and settings options for protecting your privacy.
(6) Addresses of the respective plug-in providers and URLs with their data privacy notices:
a) Twitter Inc.
b) Facebook Inc., 1601 S California Ave, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA; www.facebook.com/policy.php; for further information on data collection: www.facebook.com/help/186325668085084, www.facebook.com/about/privacy/your-info-on-other and www.facebook.com/about/privacy/your-info. Facebook has undertaken to be subject to the EU-US Privacy Shield, www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.
c) Linkedin Inc.
Section 5 Embedding of YouTube videos
(1) We have embedded YouTube videos in our online program, which are stored at www.YouTube.com and which can be played directly on our website. [These are all embedded using the “extended data protection mode”, i.e. no data about you as a user is transmitted to YouTube if you do not play the videos. The data specified in subsection 2 is transferred only when you play the videos. We have no influence on this data transmission.]
(2) When you visit the website, YouTube receives the information that you have called up the relevant sub-page of our website. Furthermore, the data specified in section 3 of this statement is transferred. This happens irrespective of whether YouTube provides a user account, on which you are logged in, or a user account does not exist. If you are logged in to Google, your data will be directly assigned to your account. If you do not wish to be assigned with your profile at YouTube, you must log out before you activate the button. YouTube stores your data collected as user profiles and uses them for the purposes of advertising, market research and/or the tailored design of their website. An analysis of this kind is carried out in particular (even for users who are not logged in) to provide tailored advertising and to inform other users of the social network about your activities on our website. You have a right to lodge an objection to the creation of these user profiles, where you must contact YouTube in order to exercise this right.
(3) You can obtain more information on the purpose and scope of the data collection and processing by YouTube in the data privacy statements. You can also obtain more information there on your rights and settings options for protecting your privacy: www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy. Google also processes your personal data in the US and has undertaken to be subject to the EU-US Privacy Shield, www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.