PRIVACY POLICY

  • 1 Basic provisions

The website www.companylinks.com stores, processes and uses personal data which is collected and stored when a person visits its internet site at 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 visitor data (“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 shen accessing  www.companylinks.com / statistical use of data via www.companylinks.com

(1) www.companylinks.com uses a statistics program in order to monitor performance and to improve 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 user’s internet browser, to the www.companylinks.com web server for storage in a log file there:

a) User IP address (excluding the last four digits);
b) Web browser and operating system used
(2) The collection of the aforementioned data is anonymous via the statistics program and cannot be assigned 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 non personal user identification 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 certain sections of websites no longer working correctly

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

(1) Personal user data 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 enable us to reply to a particular user request. 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. Personal user data collected by www.companylinks.com is deleted automatically it no longer needs to be stored, unless Companylinks GmbH owner Matthias Wittenburg (“Operator”) is required, by law, to store it. In this case, the stored personal data and codified usage data will be deleted at the end of the legally required retention periods.

(4) Please note that, when you contact us by email or via the contact form, the transmission of your data is not encrypted. Any electronic data transmission always carries a low risk. Submitting data by post is more secure.

  • 4 Purpose of processing and use of personal data

Processing and use of user personal data at www.companylinks.com is solely done for the purposes stated in this privacy policy and as is necessary for this particular 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 technological developments.

  • 6 Links to other website 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

Companylinks.com users have a right to information regarding their stored personal data and a right to correction of inaccurate or incorrect data, as well as a right to have said data blocked and deleted. 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 in the future, if necessary, in particular in the event of legislative change and to adapt to further development of the website or implementation of new technologies

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