Data Privacy Policy

Thank you for your interest in our homepage and our company.

The protection of your personal data in regards to collection, processing and use as a result of your visit to our website is very important to us. Your data will be protected within the framework of the legal regulations. Below you will find information about which data are collected and used during a visit to our homepage.

Collection and processing of personal data

The use of this website is possible without providing personal data. We store only access data without any personal details, e.g. the name of your service provider, the site from which you were referred to us or the name of the required file. This data is registered anonymously and evaluated for the improvement of our online offer. We are not able to draw any personal references from it. Personal data is only registered if this information is provided voluntarily, for instance in the course of a contact. This applies to the following data: telephone and e-mail. We only use the data you provide for the fulfillment and processing of your request unless a further use is allowed by law or you have provided your consent in a separate declaration. You may object to the use of your data for advertising or market research purposes at any time by sending an e-mail to kontakt@valiton.com or in written form.

Transfer of personal data

Your personal data will only be passed on or transmitted to third parties if this is necessary to process your order, you have consented thereto previously, or we are required to transmit your information, for example due to a judicial or governmental order. You have the right to revoke such consent with effect for the future at any time.

Use of Cookies

We use cookies on various pages to make our website more attractive to visitors and to enable the use of certain functions. Cookies are small text files which are stored on your computer. Some of the cookies we use are deleted after you end your browser sessions (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain stored on your computer and make it possible for us or partner companies to recognize your computer on your next visit (persistent cookies). Cookies cannot be used to access other files on your computer or to obtain your e-mail address.

Most browsers are set to automatically accept cookies. If the standard settings for cookies are saved in your browser, processes will run unnoticeably in the background. You can change these settings if you desire. You can set your browser to inform you before cookies are placed so that you can decide on a case-by-case basis to accept cookies, to accept them only in certain situations, or to generally reject cookies. However, the deactivation or rejection of cookies may restrict the functionality of some websites – including ours – because these files are necessary for certain processes.

Use of Google Analytics

This website uses the web analysis services of Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer that allow us to analyze the use of our website. The information saved in these cookies about your use of our website (including your IP address) is transferred to a Google server in the USA and saved there. If you activate the IP anonymization on this website, your IP address will be shortened in a member state of the European Union or in a different contracting state included in the agreement for the European Economic Area. The full IP address will only be transferred by Google to a server in the USA and shortened there in exceptional cases. Google will use this information at the request of the website provider to analyze your use of this website, to create reports about website activity, and to provide other services connected to website and internet use in regards to this website provider. Google will not associate the IP address transmitted by your browser 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 stop Google from processing the data gathered by cookies and your use of this website (incl. your IP address) by downloading and installing the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en . You can also find more information about the browser add-on by following the above link. Google Analytics on this website has been extended by the code "gat._anonymizeIp();". This ensures the anonymous collection of IP addresses.

Find more information about Google Analytics‘ privacy policy at http://www.google.de/intl/en/policies/privacy/

Copyright

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Information

You have the right to be informed at any time about the processing of your personal data as well as the right to correct, delete or block your personal data.

Contact for data protection

If you have any questions regarding the collection, processing or use of personal information, the disclosure, correction, blocking or deletion of data, as well as the revocation of consents granted, please contact:

Jürgen Kempter
Manager Information Security & Data Protection
Hubert Burda Media Holding KG
Hauptstrasse 130
77652 Offenburg
Telephone +49 781 84 2139
Mobile +49 172 3550741
juergen.kempter@burda.com