Data protection

Recording, processing and usage of data

We collect statistical information for continuous improvement of our internet sites,
e. g. the number of visitors to every specific web site.

The following items are recorded:

  • User's computer and browser type
  • Internet provider / IP address
  • Date and time of access to the individual pages of the web site

This information is used for internal purposes and is not related to personal information.

We only collect data for processing and usage related to specific persons if you have freely agreed to this use of the input or you specifically state your agreement.

Cookies

Cookies are alphanumeric identification characters that we save to the hard disk of your computer. The cookie simply contains a unique number. It allows our systems to see whether you have previously visited our web site. This information is anonymous and is used exclusively for statistical purposes. The help function in the menu bar of most web browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how you can make your browser inform you when you receive a new cookie or how to disable all cookies.

Self-protection options and anonymity

It is up to you what information you wish to give us when you visit our web site.

Anonymity:
you can remain anonymous in all public groninger & co. gmbh web sites and leave our web sites at any time. We collect only statistical data that cannot be related to you to improve our Internet presence.

Approval/acceptance:
personal data resulting from your visit to our web sites are not collected, processed or used without your specific approval. For example, if you request continuing consultation, you give us the required data voluntarily. If you do not agree with the use of cookies for statistical purposes, you can deactivate cookies in your browser (see cookies).

Piwik

 groninger & co. gmbh uses Piwik to analyze your usage of our web site. This open-source tool generates information, which is saved to a separate server. It can be used to analyze the usage of the web site and to optimize it in accordance with the requirements, e.g. by anonymized evaluations and graphs showing the number of visitors or number of pages opened per user. It is also noted that this web site uses Piwik with the "_anonymizeIp()" extension. IP addresses are only recorded and processed in abbreviated form, which makes it impossible to associate them directly with specific persons.
For more information on Piwik see www.piwik.org.

Terms and conditions of use

Online content:
groninger & co. gmbh does not accept any liability for the currency, correctness, completeness or quality of the information. Claims for liability against groninger & co. gmbh for material or intellectual damages resulting from the usage or non-usage of information or by the usage of incorrect or incomplete information will not be accepted under any circumstances, unless it can be proven to be the result of deliberate action or gross negligence by groninger & co. gmbh.

All content is subject to confirmation and non-binding. groninger & co. gmbh specifically reserves the right to change, supplement, delete or cease publication temporarily or permanently of parts of pages or the complete web site without special notification.

References and links

Direct or indirect references to third-party web sites (links) for which groninger & co. gmbh is not responsible will incur liability exclusively in the case in which groninger & co. gmbh is aware of the contents and it would have been technically possible and feasible to prevent usage in the event of illegal content. groninger & co. gmbh specifically states that illegal content was not visible on linked web sites at the time of linking. groninger & co. gmbh has no influence on the current and future design, content or copyright of linked web sites. The company therefore specifically disassociates itself from all contents on all linked or referred web sites that have been changed after the link was set. This statement is applicable for all links and references in the groninger web site.

The provider of the web site to which the link points is solely responsible for illegal, incorrect or incomplete content and particularly for damages arising from the usage or non-usage of information on the web site – not the persons who simply set the links to the publication.

Copyright and trademark law

groninger & co. gmbh makes all efforts to respect the copyrights of graphics, video sequences and text in all publications, to use in-house graphics, video sequences and text or public domain graphics, video sequences and text.

All brands and trademarks used in the web site that may be the property of third parties are unrestrictedly subject to the regulations of the applicable trademark law and the property rights of the registered owner. Simply because a brand is named does not necessarily mean that the trademark is not protected by the property rights of third parties.

The copyright for published objects prepared by groninger & co. gmbh remains with groninger. Reproduction or usage of such graphics, video sequences and texts in other electronic or printed publications is prohibited without the specific approval of groninger & co. gmbh.

Legal validity of this exclusion of liability:
This exclusion of liability is considered a component of the web site from which the referral to this site was made. If parts or specific formulations of this text do not, no longer or do not completely conform to the applicable legal situation, the content and validity of the remaining sections of the document will remain valid.

Newsletter

You receive this newsletter, because you are in contact with our company as customer, partner or prospective buyer. In conjunction with the Newsletter there is a statistic for the opening and clicking rate.

Obvious you have the possibility to unsubscribe the newsletter. For this you have a link at the end of each newsletter.