Privacy Policy

General

1.1 What is Personal Data
Personal data are data which disclose or can disclose the customer’s identity. We adhere to the policy of data avoidance. As far as possible, a collection of personal data is avoided.

1.2 Dealings with Personal Data
Personal Data exclusively serve the purpose of establishing a contract, content definition, execution, or processing of a contract agreement (Article 6 I S.1 b GDPR). Also, personal data will only be processed if we have your consent (Art. 6 I S. 1 a GDPR). As a matter of principle, they are not forwarded to third-parties. Merely for the fulfillment of the contract, the data will be forwarded to the shipping company responsible for the delivery, insofar as this is necessary for the delivery of ordered goods. To process payments, the payment data required are forwarded to the credit institution commissioned and, if necessary, to the commissioned and chosen payment service provider. The processing of your personal data takes place exclusively within the EU.

1.3 User Data
When visiting this website, general technical information is raised. These are the IP-address used, time, length of visit, browser type and, if necessary, the site of origin. These user data are registered in a log file due to technical conditions and can be used and stored for statistical purposes of this website. Additional personal data are not linked to this user data.

1.4 Registration Data
For the full use of the functions of our website registration is required. The registration data are collected through your respective input and used for the purpose specified by your consent (Article 6 I S. 1 a DSGVO).

1.5 Length of Storage
We store your personal data beyond the end of the purpose for which the data was raised, but only for the length of time which is required based on legal regulations (esp. fiscal tax law).

2. Your Rights

2.1 Information
You can require information from us whether we process your personal data and as far as this is the case, you have the right to information of these personal data and the additional information mentioned in Article 15 GDPR.

2.2 Right to Correction
You have the Right to Correction of the incorrect personal data relating to you; you can demand the completion of incomplete personal data according to Article 16 GDPR.

2.3 Right to Deletion
You have the Right to demand from us to immediately delete your personal data referring to you. We are required to delete them immediately, especially for one of the following reasons:

  • Your personal data are no longer necessary for the purpose for which they were raised or were processed
  • You revoke your permission which was the basis for processing your data, and an otherwise legal basis for the processing does not exist.
  • Your data were processed

The Right to Deletion does not exist if your personal data relating to you are required for enforcement, execution, or defense of our legal claims.

2.4 Right to Limitation of Processing
You have the Right to require from us the Limitation of Processing of your personal data, if

  • you argue the accuracy of data, and we examine and verify the accuracy,
  • the processing is unlawful, and you refuse the deletion of data and instead demand the limitation of the use thereof,
  • we no longer require the data, you, however, require them for enforcement, execution, or defense of legal claims,
  • you filed an objection against the processing of your data, and it is not clear yet, whether our warranted reasons outweigh your reasons.

2.5 Right to Transferability of Data
You have the Right to receive the relevant data pertaining to your person provided to us by you in a structured, common and machine-readable form, and you have the Right to transfer those data towards another person responsible without hindrance from us, as far as the processing is based on a permission or a contract, and our processing takes place with the help of automatized processes.

2.6 Right of Cancellation
As far as the processing of your personal data is based on permission, you have the Right to cancel this agreement at any time.

2.7 General and Right to Complain
The execution of your Rights above is, in principle, free of charge to you. You have the Right to Complain directly to the appropriate Regulating Authority governing us, which is the Commissioner for Data Protection.

3. Data Security

3.1 Data Security
All data on our website are secured through technical and organizational measures against loss, destruction, access, modification, and distribution. We shall, however, not assume any liability for the destruction and damage of data.

3.2 Sessions and Cookies
To operate the Internet site, we may use cookies or server-based sessions to store data. Cookies are, for instance, used here for personalized greetings by using the member’s name. Cookies are files, which are stored by a website on the customer’s hard drive to automatically recognize this computer at the next visit to the website, and adjust the website based on the customer’s use. Some cookies will be deleted after the end of a browser session. These are so-called Session Cookies. Other cookies remain on your end device and allow browser recognition at a later visit to our website (permanent cookies). You can set your browser in such a way that you will be informed about setting cookies and determine their acceptance individually, or exclude the acceptance of cookies in certain cases, or in general. Please be aware that you may not be able to use some of the website’s functions when cookies are deactivated. We assure that no personally-related data is taken from the session, or through cookies and that cookies are only used, as far as is required for this website. This considers the fact that no overriding interests on your part preclude (Article 6 I S. 1 f GDPR).

4. Newsletter

If you subscribe to our newsletter, we will use the information required or separately provided by you to send you regular e-mail newsletters. The deregistration from the newsletter is possible at any time and can be done either by a message to us via the contact options specified in the imprint or via the dedicated link in the newsletter. For our newsletter, we use the third party MailChimp (see 5.5)

5. Third party services

 

5.1 Social Media Links

Our social media sites can be reached through links on this website to the respective Third-Party Providers. Using the links, you shall reach the corresponding Internet sites of the Third-Parties (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, Google+). As soon as you shall have opened the Third-Party Site, you shall enter the Third Parties Area of Responsibility, so that their Data Protection Policy or their explanation of data use is applicable. We have no bearing on this; we recommend, however, to log out from the respective Third-Party Provider’s website to avoid unnecessary forwarding of data before the use of the respective link, so that the Third-Party Provider cannot create user profiles through the use of the links.

5.2 Use of Matomo
This website uses Matomo, which is a web analytics service. Matomo uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your shortened IP address) is transmitted to our server and stored for usage analysis, which serves the purpose of website optimization on our part. Your IP address will be immediately anonymized during this process so that you remain anonymous to us as a user. Thus, the consideration shows that there are no overriding interests on your part (Art. 6 I S. 1 f GDPR). The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website will not be disclosed to third parties. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however, in that case, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. If you do not agree with the storage and evaluation of this data from your visit, then you can object to the storage and use at any time. In this case, a so-called opt-out cookie is stored in your browser, with the result that Matomo does not collect any session data. Attention: If you delete your cookies, this also means that the opt-out cookie is also deleted and may need to be reactivated by you. Here is the link to disable Matomo:

5.3 Use of Google Maps
This website uses Google Maps, a Google map service operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). When using Google Maps, data on the use of the Maps functions by visitors to the websites are also collected, processed and used. Here no interests of the users are affected, which outweigh this technical necessity of the integration of the videos (Art. 6 I S. 1 f GDPR). Google privacy notices are available at http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. The additional usage information for Google Maps can be viewed at http://www.google.com/intl/de_de/help/terms_maps.html.

5.4 Using Youtube
This website and the integrated offers contain so-called embedding of videos on YouTube. These allow the connection to YouTube and the videos stored there. YouTube is an offer from Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). Here no interests of the users are affected, which outweigh this technical necessity of the integration of the videos (Art. 6 I S. 1 f GDPR). For the purpose and scope of Google’s data collection and use, as well as your rights and preferences for protecting as a customer of YouTube, please refer to the YouTube Privacy Policy. These can be found at: http://www.youtube.com/t/privacy/.

5.5 Using MailChimp
Our e-mail communications are handled by MailChimp, a platform owned by Rocket Science Group, LLC, 675 Ponce De Leon Ave. NE # 5000, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA. Your e-mail address, as well as your other information described in these notes, will be stored on the MailChimp servers in the USA. MailChimp uses this information to send and evaluate the emails on our behalf. Furthermore, MailChimp may, according to its information, use this data to optimize or improve its own services, e.g., for the technical optimization of the shipping and the presentation of the newsletter or economic purposes, to determine from which countries the recipients come. MailChimp does not use the data of our e-mail recipients to write to themselves or to pass them on to third parties. MailChimp is certified under the US-EU privacy shield “Privacy Shield” and is committed to complying with EU data protection requirements. Furthermore, we have concluded a data processing agreement with MailChimp. This is a contract in which MailChimp pledges to protect the data of our users, to process it by its privacy policy on our behalf and, in particular, not to disclose it to third parties. Thus, the consideration shows that there are no overriding interests on your part (Art. 6 I S. 1 f GDPR). You can view the privacy policy of MailChimp at https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/.

 

5.6 Google Web Fonts
We use so-called web fonts from Google to show you a consistent font on our website. These are automatically saved in your browser cache when you call up one of our pages to enable the desired display. If your browser does not support the used web fonts, a standard font of your computer may be used. Here no interests of the users are affected, which outweigh this technical necessity (Art. 6 I S. 1 f GDPR). Google’s privacy policy can be viewed here: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/ For more information about Google Web Fonts, visit https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq

 

5.7 Userlike

This website uses Userlike, a live chat software provided by Userlike UG. Userlike uses “Cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer and that enable having personal chats on this website. The data collected will not be used to identify a visitor personally and it is not aggregated with any personal data of this user.

https://www.userlike.com/en/terms#privacy-policy

 

  1. Contact regarding Data Protection

To contact us regarding Data Protection, you are welcome to contact using one of the following contact options. Responsible within the meaning of the GDPR:

 

Autohaus Lorinser GmbH + Co. KG
Alte Bundesstraße 45
71332 Waiblingen
Deutschland

Telefon: 07151 136 0
E-Mail: info@lorinser.com

 

Our data protection officer is also at your disposal:

 

Michael Häußermann

Vogelweg 16

71404 Korb

Telefon: +49 (0) 7151 2091860

E-Mail: datenschutz@lorinser.com