Data privacy guidelines
United Internet Media GmbH data privacy guidelines
At United Internet Media GmbH in Montabaur, Germany, protecting your personal information is our top priority. Of course, we operate in line with all relevant data protection laws. The following data privacy guidelines are designed to explain just how we use your data.
Collecting, processing and using personal data
We collect, process and use your personal data without any further consent provided these are necessary in order to perform our services or for billing purposes.
We are also authorized to use the personal data we have gathered in the scope of performing our services for the following purposes without further consent.
- E-mail advertising or e-mail-based market and opinion research on our own goods and services
- Advertising sent by mail or market or opinion research mailings
You can revoke your consent of the additional data usage listed above at any time by submitting this in writing to United Internet Media GmbH, Datenschutz, Elgendorfer Str. 57, 56410 Montabaur, Germany, or by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Once you revoke consent, you may still receive further mailings in the short term due to technical reasons. To register for the newsletter and establish contact with United Internet Media GmbH, please be sure to include your name, e-mail address and subject of interest (personal data). To register for events, you usually need to provide your name, e-mail address, company and phone number (personal data). Such data is generally collected in electronic order forms. Forwarding data Billing data may be forwarded to other service providers and third parties provided this is required to determine payments and process billing. According to relevant valid regulations, we are also authorized to provide information to law enforcement agencies and courts of law for the purpose of criminal prosecution.
Cookies and their use
United Internet Media GmbH uses so-called “session cookies” on its website. These small text files are saved to the hard drive of your computer and make it possible to recognize a user while he/she is using the site. The cookies are saved in the browser and usually deleted once the browser is closed. Cookies cannot be used to personally identify a user. For more information and settings regarding cookies, please see http://meine-cookies.org/.
Targeted advertising of United Internet Media products
To control targeted ads, we collect information about activities on the websites we market (e.g. clicked banners, visited sub-pages, etc.) under a pseudonym and, if applicable, use them in connection with anonymous data from online surveys to display ads that may interest our clients’ users. The IP address sent from the user’s computer is made anonymous by an independent third party and not used for targeted ads. The recognized data protection seal from the Unabhängigen Landeszentrum für Datenschutz (Independent Centre for Data Protection – ULD) confirmed the admissibility of the TGPopen system used for display ads. It is not possible to identify a person due to these methods.
Deactivate targeted advertisements
If you do not want to see any targeted ads, please click on the following opt-out link. Pease note that you will need to activate this opt-out link again if you delete your cookies.
DDOW self-regulatory code
It is important to us to ensure practical data privacy for users of the websites we market in terms of online behavioural advertising. In addition to the valid legislation and the strict pseudonymisation of the collected data, we also follow the self-regulatory codes established by IAB Europe Framework for Online Behavioral Advertising and the Deutschen Datenschutzrates Online-Werbung (German Data Protection Board for Online Advertising – DDOW) when it comes to behavioural advertising. You can view the valid self-regulatory code by clicking on the following link: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/de/nutzungsbasierte-online-werbung/
We will provide information on any personal data we have saved free of charge upon request. Please contact us at the addresses listed above, we will respond as quickly as possible.
Changes in data privacy guidelines
Please note that these data privacy guidelines may be changed at any time in line with the latest data protection regulations. The version available at the time of your visit is always valid.
Please contact us at the addresses listed above if you have any further questions.