Privacy Notice

1. Exemption of liability

Liability for content

The content of theses pages is created with great care. We cannot guarantee though for the correctness, completeness and timeliness of the content. As service provider we are responsible according to the law § 7.1 TMG for all content provided by us on this website. According to §§ 8 - 10 TMG we are as service provider, though, not liable to monitor transmitted or stored information according to illegal activities. Obligations to remove or block access to information under the general law remain unaffected. A liability is though only effective from the date of knowledge of a specific infringement. Upon notification of such violations, we will remove the content immediately.

Liability for links

Our website contains links to external websites of third parties. We do not have control over the content of these pages. Therefore we can not guarantee for it. The linked pages were checked at the time of linking for possible legal violations. Illegal content was not recognizable at that time. A permanent control of the linked pages is unreasonable without concrete evidence of a violation. Upon notification of violations, we will remove such links immediately.

 

2. Copyright

The content and materials provided on this website are subject to German copyright law. The reproduction, modification, distribution or any kind of exploitation outside the limits of copyright require the written consent of the author or creator. Downloads and copies are permitted only for personal, non-commercial use. Insofar as the content on this site is created by third parties, the property rights of those third parties are respected. In particular, content of third parties is accounted for such. Should you become aware of copyright infringement, we kindly ask for a hint. Upon notification of violations, we will remove such content immediately.

 

3. Privacy and access to your personal data

The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information. The collection of any personal data (such as name, address or e.mail address) is as far as possible on a voluntary basis. Frankfurter Ring does not provide a third party with your private data. In individual cases, your personal data will be given to Frankfurter Ring speakers, but to no other unrelated third parties.

We point out that data transmission over the internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) may suffer from security lacks. Complete protection of data against unauthorized access by third parties is not possible.

The use of Frankfurter Ring data published due to the German law in the imprint by third parties for sending unsolicited advertisements and information materials is hereby expressly contradicted. The site operators reserve the right to take legal action in case of unsolicited promotional information, such as spam e-mails.

 

4. Use of cookies

This website uses cookies. They help us provide our range of products more user-friendly and effective. Cookies are small text files, which are put into a special cookie-file of your browser and saved on your computer. Most of our cookies are »session-cookies« which means that they will be deleted directly after you quit the visit on our website. Other cookies remain on your computer. They consist of a chain of signs which helps us to identify you as our customer and they ease you to fill out the requested personal information during your shopping process. Our partner companies are neither permitted to collect personal data through our website via cookies nor to use or work with them.

There is no risk that a virus infects your computer or it is harmed in any way. Usually any well-established browser offers the possibility to manage and delete your cookies. In case you decide to deactivate the cookies, it might be that our range of products might not be visible anymore or only to a limited degree.

 

5. Use of Facebook Plugins

Our website uses social plugins (“plugins”) provided by the social network facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The plugins are identifiable by a Facebook logo (white letter f on blue background or a thumb up icon) or the notice “Facebook Social Plugin”. For a full list of all social plugins please see http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.

When you visit a page of our website that contains a social plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to Facebook servers. Facebook directly transfers the plugin content to your browser which embeds the latter into the website, enabling Facebook to receive information about you having accessed the respective page of our website. Thus we have no influence on the data gathered by the plugin and inform you according to our state of knowledge:

The embedded plugins provide Facebook with the information that you have accessed the corresponding page of our website. If you are logged into Facebook, your visit can be assigned to your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for example by clicking “Like”, or entering a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored by it. Even if you are not logged into Facebook, there is possibility that the plugins transmits your IP-address to Facebook.

For the information on the purpose and scope of data collection and procession by Facebook, as well as your rights in this respect and settings options for protecting your privacy please visit Facebook's privacy policy: http://www.facebook.com/policy.php.

If you are a Facebook member and do not want Facebook to connect the data concerning your visit to our website with your member data already stored by Facebook, please log off Facebook before entering our website. Further you can block Facebook Social Plugins by using add-ons for your browser, like the “Facebook Blocker“.

 

6. Use of Google + Button

Google+ is a social network that is operated by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA). When you visit a page of our Website that contains such a plugin, your browser connects directly with the servers of Google. The content of the plugin is transmitted directly to your browser from Google, which is then used to incorporate it into the website. We therefore have no influence on the extent of data that Google collects through the plugin. According to Google, if one does not click on the plugin, no personal data is collected. Such data, including the IP address, is only collected and processed for logged-in members. If you are a Google+ member and do not wish for Google to use our internet presence as a way to collect information about you and to link this information with the membership data about you which Google has stored, then you must log out of Google+ before visiting our website. The purpose and extent of data collection, the further processing and use of data by Google, as well as your rights in this regard and the various possible settings to protect your privacy are to be found in Google's data protection guidelines concerning the plugin: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/

 

7. Use of 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 (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address 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. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

 

8. Use of Google Adsense

This website uses Google AdSense, a service for including advertisements from Google Inc. (“Google”). Google AdSense uses “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and allows you to analyze to use of the site. Google AdSnese uses so-called web beacons (invisible images). Through this web beacons, information such as the visitor traffic will be evaluated on these pages.

The information generated by cookies and web beacons on this website (including your IP address) and delivery of advertising formats will be transferred to a Google server in the U.S. and also stored there. This information can be passed on from Google to contractors of Google. Google will though not combine your IP address with other stored information of your computer.

You may refuse the use of cookies by changing the settings on your browser. We like to point out however, that you can use in this case not all the features of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing and purpose of your data by Google in the manner described above.

 

9. Privacy Police for the use of Twitter

This website uses functions of Twitter, services that are provided by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. Through the use of Twitter and the “Re-Tweet” button, web pages you visited will be linked to your twitter account and shown to other users of these pages. It will also transfer data to Twitter. We point out that we as provider of these websites do not have knowledge of the transmitted data; neither do we have knowledge concerning the utilization by Twitter. For further information, please read the privacy statement of Twitter: http://twitter.com/privacy.

You can change your privacy settings on Twitter here: http://twitter.com/account/settings

 

10. Right of access to personal data

At anytime you have the right to be provided with information concerning your personal data free of costs. You can as well correct them, block them, or ask for the cancellation of the saved data. Of course you also have the right to cancel the given consent. In any of these cases please feel free to contact us:

Frankfurter Ring e.V.
Oeder Weg 43
60318 Frankfurt
Germany
E-Mail: info(at)frankfurter-ring.de
Phone (Mon - Fri, 10 am-6 pm): +49 (0)69 – 51 15 55
Fax: +49 (0)69 – 51 22 20