Privacy Policy

  • Privacy statement

 

1  Basic provisions

The website www.companylinks.com stores, processes and uses personal data that is collected and stored when a person visits its internet offering under http://www.companylinks.com. This is done in accordance with the applicable data protection regulations of the Federal Republic of Germany, especially the German Federal Data

Protection Act (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz, “BDSG”) and the German Telemedia Act (Telemediengesetz, “TMG”). This privacy statement explains which data of the visitor (“User”) is collected on www.companylinks.com and how this data is processed and used.

  • 2  Note on the form and scope of the collection, use and storage of user data in case of access of www.companylinks.com / statistical use of data via www.companylinks.com

(1) www.companylinks.com uses a statistics program for purposes of success monitoring and for improving the contents of the individual pages. Every time a user accesses this website, the following data is collected and, for technical reasons, automatically transferred by the internet browser of the user to the web server of www.companylinks.com and stored there in a log file:

  1. a) IP address of the user (excluding the last four digits);
  2. b) used web browser and operating system

(2) The collection of the aforementioned data is done anonymously via the statistics program and cannot be attributed to any particular person.

(3) In addition, the website www.companylinks.com uses so-called cookies. These are small text files that are stored on the user’s hard drive and enable the anonymized identification of the user as well as information about his or her use of www.companylinks.com. However, no personal data such as name, address, etc. is generated.

(4) By selecting the appropriate settings in their browser, users can prevent the storage of cookies on their hard drives. Information on how this option can be activated can be obtained from the developers of the respective browser. However, preventing the storage of cookies can result in individual websites not being displayed correctly, or in individual parts of websites no longer being available in their full scope.

  • 3  Collection of personal data on www.companylinks.com

(1) Personal data of users is only collected automatically and stored electronically if you contact www.companylinks.com via email (e.g. via the contact form). The only purpose of this data is for us to be able to answer the respective request of the user. The data is not passed on to third parties.

(2) The aforementioned collection, processing and use of personal data is only done for the purpose of and in the scope necessary for offering the information and services desired by him and only in the form and scope that the user has explicitly agreed to beforehand. Any further use of the personal data transmitted to www.companylinks.com, for instance for the purpose of sending offers for additional services, will only take place if the user has explicitly agreed to this beforehand.

(3) Users have the right to have their stored data deleted at any point by sending an appropriate message to info@ companylinks.com. Collected personal data of users of www.companylinks.com is deleted automatically if the storage of the data is no longer required, unless Companylinks GmbH owner Matthias Wittenburg (“Operator”) is required by law to store them. In this case, the stored personal data and pseudonymized usage data will be deleted at the end of the legally required retention periods.

(4) Please note that the transmission of your data takes place without encryption when you contact us via email or via the contact form. Any transmission of data by electronic means is always associated with a low risk. Submitting data by post is more secure.

  • 4  Purpose of processing and use of personal data

Processing and use of personal data of the users of www.companylinks.com are exclusively done for the purposes stated in this privacy policy and to the extent necessary to achieve the respective purpose. Personal data will neither be published by the operator nor be passed on to third parties without authorization. The transfer of personal data to government institutions only takes place within the bounds of mandatory national law, or if the disclosure is required for legal or law enforcement purposes in the event of an attack on the network infrastructure of www.companylinks.com.

  • 5  Security

In the course of operating www.companylinks.com, Companylinks GmbH uses technical and organizational security measures in order to protect the personal data of users against accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorized persons. The security measures are continuously adapted based on the technological developments.

  • 6  Links to websites of other providers

The website www.companylinks.com may contain references (“Links”) to websites of other providers. This privacy statement only applies to the website of the operator. The operator doesn’t have any influence on other websites and does not check whether other providers adhere to applicable privacy regulations.

  • 7  Right to information, correction, blocking or deletion of personal data

Users of companylinks.com have a right of information regarding their stored personal data and a right of correction of inaccurate or incorrect data, as well as a right of blocking and deletion of said data. To contact us, please use the e-mail address info@companylinks.com.

  • 8  Inclusion and application of the privacy statement

By using www.companylinks.com, users consent to the collection, processing and use of their data as described in this privacy policy. This privacy policy was created on May 18, 2018. The operator reserves the right to change the privacy policy at any time with future effect, if necessary, in particular in the event of legislative change and to adapt to a further development of the website or implementation of new technologies.

Companylinks GmbH