CONTACT

Luitpoldhütte GmbH
Sulzbacher Str. 121
92224 Amberg
Germany

Tel. +49 (0)9621 / 640-0
Fax +49 (0)9621 / 673 221
infoluitpoldhuette.de

Privacy Policy of Luitpoldhütte GmbH

The German version of the present Privacy Policy shall prevail.
The present translation does not have any legal validity.



Contents
1. Protection of your personal data
2. Personal data
3. Assigned purpose of personal data
4. Permissible purpose use
5. Data which are automatically collected during the visit of our website
6. Cookies
7. Children and adolescents
8. Safety
9. Change of our Privacy Policy
10. Links
11. Right to information (RTI)
12. Right of objection
13. Consents
14. Questions, suggestions, complaints


1. Protection of your personal data
We appreciate your interest in our company and in our products respectively services and wish that, during the visit of our website, you feel save also concerning the protection of your personal data. We attach high importance to the protection of your personal data. Observing the provisions of the German Data Protection Act (BDSG) is a matter of course for us.

We wish that you know when we collect what data and how we use them. We have taken technical and organizational measures which assure that the data protection provisions are observed not only from our side but also by our mandated external service companies.


2. Personal data
Personal data are information about your identity, this means for example the name, address, phone number and email address. For using our website, it is not necessary that you surrender personal data. In certain case, however, we need your name, your address and further data in order to be able to provide the desired services.

The same also applies for example to the sending of information material and ordered goods or to the answering of individual questions. We explicitly advice you accordingly when certain personal data are necessary. In addition to that, we store and treat only data which you surrender us voluntarily and maybe data which we collect automatically during the visit of our websites (for example your IP address, the names of the pages that you have selected, the name of the browser that you use and the name of your operating system, the date and hour of the access, the used search machines, the names of downloaded files). If you make use of our services, we normally collect only those data which are needed for providing the services. If we ask you for further data, it is about voluntary information.

The treatment of personal data is exclusively effected for the fulfillment of the enquired service and for the ensuring of legitimate own business interests.


3. Assigned purpose of personal data
The personal data which you provide are generally used from our side in order to answer your enquiries, to treat your orders or to provide to you the access to certain information or offers. For the cultivation of business relationships it can furthermore be necessary that we or one of our mandated service companies use these personal data in order to inform you about product offers or to execute online surveys in view of a better fulfillment of the customers' requirements and assigned tasks.

We naturally respect if you do not wish to surrender us your personal data for supporting our business relationship (especially for direct marketing or market research purposes). We will not sell your personal data to third parties and will not merchandise them otherwise.


4. Permissible purpose use
The personal data which you provide online will be collected, treated and used from our side only for the purposes which we have communicated to you. Your personal data will not be forwarded to third parties without your explicit consent.

Acquisitions of personal data as well as their transfer to governmental institutions and authorities that are entitled to receive information are only effected within the frame of the relevant laws respectively if a court order obligates us to do so. We have committed our staff members and mandated service companies to keep the secrecy and to observe the provisions of the German Data Protection Act (BDSG).


5. Data which are automatically collected during the visit of our website
For organizational and technical reasons, the following data are stored during the use of our website: the names of the pages that you have selected, the name of the browser that you use and the name of your operating system, the date and hour of your access, the used search machines, the names of downloaded files and your IP address.


6. Cookies
If you visit our website, it is possible that we use cookies in order to place information on your computer. A cookie is a small text file which is sent by a web server to your browser and stored on the hard disk of your computer.

Except the internet protocol address, no personal data of the user are stored by that. This information serves recognizing you automatically during your next visit on our website and eases your navigation. Cookies permit us, for example, to adapt a website to your interests or to save your password so that you do not need to enter it again each time that you are visiting our website.

Naturally, you can also visit our website without cookies. If you do not wish that we recognize your computer, you can prevent the storing of cookies on your hard disk by choosing 'no cookies accepted' in your browser setting. For the exact steps, please read the instructions in the browser manual. However, if you do not accept any cookies, this may lead to restricted functions of our offers.


7. Children and adolescents
Without the consent of the parents or legal guardians, persons under 18 years should not transmit any personal data to us. We do not ask for any personal data of children or adolescents, we do not collect such data and do not forward them to third parties.


8. Safety
We have taken technical and organizational safety measures in order to protect your personal data against loss, destruction, manipulation and unauthorized access. All our staff members and all persons who are involved in the data treatment are obligated to observe the German Data Protection Act and other data protection relevant laws and to keep the secrecy of personal data.

Our safety measures are continuously updated according to the technological development.


9. Change of our Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to change our safety and data protection measures if this becomes necessary due to the technical development. In these cases, we will also adapt our data protection statement accordingly. Therefore, we kindly ask you to take each time account of the latest version of our data protection statement.


10. Links
If you use external links that are offered within the frame of our website, the present Data Protection Agreement does not comprehend these links. If we offer links, we assure that there were no illegal contents recognizable on the sites which were to link at the moment of setting links. However, we do not have influence on the observation of the data privacy and safety regulations of other providers. Therefore, we kindly ask you to inform yourself on the website of the other providers also about the data privacy which is provided there.


11. Right to information (RTI)
You can get at all times information about your personal data which we have stored. If needed, please write to: Luitpoldhütte GmbH, Sulzbacher Str. 121, D-92224 Amberg (Germany) or send an email to infoluitpoldhuette.de.


12. Right of objection
Furthermore, you can withdraw at all times your consent concerning the collection, treatment and use of your personal data by Luitpoldhütte GmbH. If needed, please write to: Luitpoldhütte GmbH, Sulzbacher Str. 121, D-92224 Amberg (Germany) or send an email to infoluitpoldhuette.de.


13. Consents
If you are subscribed to one of our newsletters or if you have consented - by using one of our contact forms - to the regular sending of interesting offers and information of Luitpoldhütte GmbH, you have by that given us your explicit consent to the use of your email address for advertising purposes. We have logged your consent and are obligated to keep its content at any time ready for a recall. At all times, you can withdraw your consent(s) with effect for the future.


14. Questions, suggestions, complaints
If you have any questions about data protection references or about the treatment of your personal data, you can directly contact our data protection officer. He also stays at your disposal as contact person in case of requests for information, suggestions or complaints. Lawyer Thomas P. Costard, Bayreuther Str. 11, D-90409 Nürnberg (Germany), phone: +49 (0)911 / 790 30 34, fax: +49 (0)911 / 790 30 35, email: costardit-rechtsberater.de