Generally, information about users and providers of the Business Community is particularly worth protecting for the Business Community and will be used confidentially and only in compliance with the applicable legal provisions.
Personal data are information about the identity of a person and the company, such as company name, surname, first name, function, address, date of birth, email address and telephone/cell phone number. Such information is requested when you register to use the Business Community.
Collection, processing and use of personal data
If name, telephone numbers, email address or other personal data are collected, processed and used for special campaigns, you will be informed accordingly. If personal data is collected, processed and used in the Business Community, the data protection regulations are observed. In particular, the data will be treated confidentially. Personal data will not be passed on to third parties unless there is an express agreement or there is an obligation to disclose this data, for example due to a court order or official order. If personal data is collected, processed or used directly by providers in the business community, it is the responsibility of the respective provider to use this data confidentially in compliance with data protection regulations and only in accordance with the applicable legal provisions. As a rule, the respective providers have their own data protection declarations. Please inform yourself on the pages of the providers about their respective data protection practices.
Examples of the collection, processing and use of personal data by the Business Community:
With the registration to the Business Community the automatic sending of the regular information service to the indicated email address is related. If you no longer need the information service, simply send an e-mail to email@example.com or deactivate the information service in the user settings.
Should you make use of services which require the specification of personal data, only those data will be collected, processed and used by you which are required in order to make these services available to you.
No liability for Internet sites of partners
The Business Community has no influence of any kind on the design and content of the linked pages and dissociates itself from all content of the linked pages and does not adopt the content, texts, graphics, etc. as its own. This declaration applies to all available links to external sites under the URL www.business-community.info.
The Business Community is committed to the security and protection of your information. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, to ensure the accuracy of the data and to ensure the legitimate use of the data, appropriate technical and organisational procedures have been put in place. Nevertheless, the Business Community cannot accept any responsibility or liability for the disclosure of your data due to errors in data transmission and/or unauthorised access by third parties.
The Business Community sites use SSL encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as requests you send to the Business Community as a site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from "http://" to "https://" and by the lock symbol in your browser line. If SSL encryption is activated, the data you transmit to the Business Community cannot be read by third parties.
The pages of the Business Community partly use so-called cookies. Cookies do not damage your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies are used to store your login data, to collect statistics to optimise website functionality and to make the website more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer by your browser.
Most of the cookies used by the Business Community are so-called "session cookies". They are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies enable the Business Community to recognize your browser the next time you visit.
You can set your browser settings so that you are informed when cookies are set and allow cookies only in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally and activate automatic deletion of cookies when the browser is closed. Deactivating cookies limits the functionality of this website. The user login only works with activated cookies.
Right to information, deletion, blocking
You have the right at any time to free information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipient and the purpose of data processing as well as a right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data. You can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint for this and other questions on the subject of personal data.
Contradiction advertising mails
We hereby disagree with the use of contact data published within the framework of the imprint obligation to send unsolicited advertising and information material. The operators of the pages of the Business Community expressly reserve the right to take legal action against unsolicited mailing or e-mailing of spam and other similar advertising materials.
We reserve the right to change this privacy statement at any time in accordance with applicable data protection laws.
Facebook plugins (like button)
On some pages of the Business Community plugins of the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA are integrated. You can recognize the Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the "Like" button on the pages of the Business Community. You can find an overview of the Facebook plugins here: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/
If you do not want Facebook to be able to assign visits to the pages of the Business Community to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.
Some pages of the Business Community use plugins of the YouTube site operated by Google. The site is operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you visit a Business Community site equipped with a YouTube plug-in, a connection is established to YouTube's servers.
If you are logged into your YouTube account, you can allow YouTube to associate your surfing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
On some pages of the Business Community functions of the service AddThis (1595 Spring Hill Rd Suite 300 Vienna, VA 22182, USA) are integrated. AddThis is used to share the content of the Business Community's online offering within social networks.
The use takes place on basis of the legitimate interests of the Business Community, i.e. interest in a spreading of the online offer of the Business Community in accordance with art. 6 exp. 1 lit. f. DSGVO.
This website uses Matomo, an open source web analysis tool, to collect and store data for optimization purposes. Matomo uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the Internet browser recognize you. The information generated by the cookie is stored on the provider's server in Germany. The IP address is anonymised immediately after processing and before it is stored.