Data Privacy Statement

Scope of Application

This data privacy statement informs the user of this website about the way, the extent and the purpose of the investigation and use of personal data by the responsible provider ART+COM AG, Kleiststraße 23-26,10787 Berlin, Tel: +49 30 21001-0, email: info@artcom.de on this website.

The legal fundaments of data protection are found in the German Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the German Telemedia Act (TMG).

Access Data / Server Log Files

The provider collects data on each access to the website (so called server log files). The data include:

name of the requested web page, file, date and time of the access, amount of transferred data, notification of successful downloads, browser type and version, the operating system of the user, referrer URL (the previously visited page), the anonymised IP address and the requesting provider.

The provider uses the log data for statistical evaluations for the purpose of operation, safety and the optimization of the service only. The provider retains the right to check the log data later, if there is reasonable suspicion of unlawful use due to specific indications.

Contacting

When contacting the provider (for example via contact form or email) the details of the user are saved for the purpose of processing the request and in the event of follow-up questions.

Cookies

Cookies are small files that allow to store specific information related to the access device of the user (PC, smartphone, etc.) on that device. They support the usability of websites and thus the users (e.g. through storage of login data). Secondly, they serve to collect statistical data on the website’s use for analysis and improvement of the service. Users can manage the use of cookies. Most browsers offer the option to restrict or prevent the storage of cookies. However, it is noted that without cookies the website’s use and usability can be impaired.

You can manage many online advertising cookies of companies on the US site http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ or the EU site http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices/.

Piwik

This service uses Piwik, an open-source software for statistical analysis of user access. Piwik uses so-called “cookies”, i.e. text files that are stored on the user’s computer and which enable the analysis of the website’s use. The information about the use of this service generated by the cookies is stored on the provider’s server in Germany. The IP address is being anonymised immediately after processing and before storage. Users may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate browser settings. However, the provider points out that in this case users may not be able to use all features of this website .

Cancellation, Changes, Corrections and Updates

Users have the right to obtain information free of charge about their personal data which are stored by this service. In addition, users have the right to correct inaccurate data, to block and delete their personal data, as far as the there is no conflicting legal obligation to maintain.

Translation of German privacy statement template by advocate Thomas Schwenke (http://rechtsanwalt-schwenke.de/)