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Datenschutz
 

Data Privacy Statement

LEONI welcomes you to its website and your interest in our Company, our products and our services. It is important to us to protect your personal data in terms of its collection, processing and use during your visit to this site. 

This Data Privacy Statement does not apply to the websites of third parties, even when there are links to other sites as part of information on LEONI’s products and services. 

Your data is collected, processed and used in compliance with the statutory provisions.  Below we explain which information we collect during your visit to our website and how this is used: 

Collection and processing of data, where applicable personal data

Every time a user accesses LEONI’s web pages this process is used to record data in a log file. In particular, the following data is recorded with each access:

  • the IP address that your internet service provider assigned to you
  • the name of the file accessed
  • the date and time of access
  • the amount of data transmitted 
  • a report as to whether access was successful
  • description of the type of web browser used

Any further personal details such as your name, address, telephone number or email address is recorded only if you give this information voluntarily, e.g. as part of a request for information, especially when

  • making contact by email
  • using a contact form
  • registering (e.g. for a newsletter while making an application)
  • ordering a catalogue or
  • fulfilling a contract

Use and disclosure of personal data

Insofar as you have made personal data available to us, we will use this exclusively for the purpose of the technical administration of our website and fulfilling your requests, and in particular for performing any contract concluded with you or to respond to your enquiries.

Your personal information will not be sold.

Depending on the purpose of collecting data, your recorded personal information may also be passed on to companies associated with us (Article 15 et seq. of the German Public Companies Act – AktG) and /or to third parties if and insofar as this may be required for your consented purpose. In particular, this comprises distributors authorised by us and any other of our contractors taken on to maintain and enhance our customer relationship (specific-purpose third parties). Beyond that no personal information will be passed on to third parties. 

Within the scope described above, your personal information may be passed on to companies associated with us (Article 15 et seq. of the German Public Companies Act – AktG) and /or to specific-purpose third parties that are located outside the European Economic Area (EEA) whose level of data protection need not conform to the European standard. However, we shall at all times ensure a level of data protection that is comparable with data protection within the European Economic Area (EEA). 

Permission may be rescinded with future effect at any time.

Right to information

According to the provisions of the German Federal Data Protection Act, every user of LEONI’s website is entitled to demand disclosure at any time of the data stored about them and the reason for keeping it. Furthermore, users can demand that incorrect data be corrected or that data be deleted if storing it is either not permitted or no longer required. Please address any such requests for disclosure by letter or email to the Data Protection Officer named below. 

Cookies and support programs for active contents

When you visit our website it could be that information created by us in the form of a so-called “cookie” is stored on your computer so as to allow us to automatically recognise your computer when you visit our website again. Cookies allow us, among other things, to adjust a website to your requirements or to store your password so that it does not have to be re-entered every time. If you do not want us to recognise information related to your computer, adjust your internet browser so that cookies are erased from the hard drive, and all cookies are blocked or you are warned before any cookie is stored. 

Java applets, ActiveX controls and JavaScript are used in making these web pages available. If, for security reasons, you do not want these support programs or active contents to be used, you should deactivate the corresponding settings of your browser. 

The functionality of LEONI’s website may be restricted if the browser does not accept cookies or support programs for active contents.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States .

In case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transfered to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website.

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 activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

The IP-address, that your Browser conveys within the scope of Google Analytics, will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Addon for your current web browser: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout;

Contact

Write to the address below also if you have any other questions concerning the use of your personal information: 

LEONI AG

Thomas Kaufmann
Marienstraße 7
90402 Nuremberg
Germany
E-mail: datenschutz@leoni.com