Data privacy statement
Thank you for visiting our website. Protecting your personal data is very important to us and we want you to feel secure when visiting our website. We aim to protect your privacy and your personal data. We collect, process and use your personal data in accordance with this data privacy statement and the applicable German data protection laws, in particular the Federal Data Protection Act (“Bundesdatenschutzgesetz, BDSG”) and the German Telemedia Act (“Telemediengesetz, TMG”).
In this Data Privacy Statement, we will explain to you how we collect, process, and use personal data. You are kindly asked to read the following statements carefully.
As the operator of the website www.alcat-europe.de / www.alcat-europe.com (“Website”), Cell Science Systems GmbH (“CSS”), August-Bebel-Str. 68, 14482 Potsdam, Germany (“We”) is the responsible party for the personal data of visitors and users (“You”) of the website.
Personal data in the sense of this Data Privacy Statement is any information concerning the personal or material circumstances of an identified or identifiable individual.
Personal data includes information about your use of our website. In this context, we collect personal data from you as follows: Information about your visits to our website, such as the scope of the data transfer, the location from which you retrieve data from our website, in addition to other connection data and files and other content that You retrieve. This usually involves the use of log files and cookies. For more information about log files and cookies, please refer below.
Purpose of use and affected personal data
The extent and nature of the collection, processing and use of your data differs depending on which content and offers You use on our website:
There is generally no need to provide personal data for the informational use of our website.
In such cases, we only collect, process and use the data which is automatically transferred to us by your internet browser, including:
- the IP address of Your computer
- date and time of the website request
- Your browser type, browser version and browser settings
- the operating system used (Windows, iOS, Linux, etc.)
- the amount of data transferred and the transfer status
- the website used to gain access to (link) Our site
In this case, the IP address of your computer is only stored while you use the website and is subsequently immediately deleted or made anonymous by truncating the data. The remaining data are stored for a limited period of time. We use this information for the operation of our website, in particular to identify and eliminate faults, determine the usage of the site and make adjustments and improvements.
On Our website we offer you the option to contact us by the means of a contact form. Your personal data is used for the sole purpose of processing your request and is deleted subsequently. It will not be transferred to third parties.
Cookies and web analytics tools
- If you only want to accept our own cookies but not the cookies of our service providers and partners, select the “block third-party cookies” setting in your browser.
Use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 (“Google”). Google Analytics also uses “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer, to help analyze how You use the website. Information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the United States and stored there. In the event of activated IP anonymization on this website, however, Your IP address is initially truncated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other member states of the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is a full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the United States and truncated there.
On our behalf, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports about website activities, and provide further services related to website and internet usage to us. The IP address transferred from your browser by Google Analytics will not be linked with any other data held by Google. You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software appropriately; in this case, however, please note that you might not be able to fully use all functions offered by this website. In addition, you can prevent data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including Your IP address) from being collected and processed by Google, by downloading and installing a browser plug-in from the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
For more information, please visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de and http://www.google.com/intl/de/analytics/privacyoverview.html (general information about Google Analytics and data privacy).
No disclosure of your personal data
Subject to paragraph 4.2 of this data privacy statement, we will not share your personal data with third parties unless you have consented to the disclosure of the data or we are authorized or obligated by law and/or official or judicial orders to disclose data. This may in particular involve the exchange of information for purposes of law enforcement, security or to enforce intellectual property rights.
Privacy and third-party websites
The website may contain hyperlinks to and from third-party websites. When you follow a hyperlink to any of these websites, please note that we cannot assume any responsibility or liability for third-party content or the observance of data privacy conditions. Please assure yourself of the respective applicable data privacy conditions before transferring personal data to these websites.
Any information that you provide to us will be stored on servers within the European Union. Unfortunately, the transmission of information on the internet is not completely secure and we are therefore unable to guarantee the security of data transferred to our website via the internet. However, we secure our website and other systems by taking technical and organizational measures to protect our website against loss, destruction, access, modification and the distribution of Your data by unauthorized persons.
Your rights and contact details
You can access your personal data at any time for free and request any necessary corrections and/or deletions and/or blocking. For this purpose and/or to obtain more detailed information about this, please contact our Data Privacy Representative under firstname.lastname@example.org .
If you have any questions, comments or enquiries regarding our collection, processing and use of your personal data, please contact us using the contact details provided (email@example.com)
We would like to draw attention to the fact that you can withdraw any consent granted to us for the storage and protection of personal data and object to the use of anonymized user profiles at any time, with future effect.
Changes to this data privacy statement
We reserve the right to amend this data privacy statement at any time with future effect. A current version is available on the website. Please check the website on a regular basis and review the applicable data protection provision.