Privacy Policy

We Take Your Privacy Very Seriously

gotomaxx protects your personal data and takes all necessary precautionary measures for this. We deal with your personal data very carefully and according to the provisions of the Data Privacy Law.

We gather, save and use your data only as far as processing requests and orders make it necessary. Your data is being used only in cases and for purposes you agreed to. Your data will not be forwarded or sold to third parties.

We shall inform you on the exact way of usage of your personal data in case you request us to do so. If you wish, your personal data shall not be used for contacting you in the future and shall be deleted permanently.

The permanent optimization of our website is of core importance to us. Information resulting from research or data mining will be saved in order to  gather statistics and identify development trends. The saved data may also help us fend off and persue unauthorized server access. Access data logged shall be saved only for 3 months and afterwards deleted. The analysis of the logged data is done only by gotomaxx employees. All employees were informed about this privacy policy and all subscribed to it.

Logging

gotomaxx websites do not use java applets, active x controls or any other similar technology.

For every access to the gotomaxx website, access data is being saved for the above mentioned security and statistical reasons. User profiles are not being created, there is no analysis of the collected data based on a certain person. We reserve however the right to statiscally evaluate the data attributing it to no particular person (anonymously) or to fictitious persons (using a pseudonym). Share of this data with any third party is not taking place, not even partially.

The following information is being saved:

  • IP address of the computer
  • data and time of the requests
  • way of accessing / functionality
  • received parameters (also file names)
  • status of the web server (transfer complete, file not found, command not carried out …)
  • name of the requested file
  • URL from where the page or function is being requested (referrer)

This website uses Google Analytics, a web service by Google Inc. („Google“). Google Analytics uses so called cookies, small text files saved on your computer that enable the analysis of the usage of the website. The information saved (incl. IP address) in this cookie is being transmitted to a Google server in the US, where they are being stored. Google will use this information to evaluate the way you use the current website, to create reports about website activities for the website owner and to offer other services related to the usage of the website or Internet access.

Google may forward this information to third parties, as far as legally allowed or to be processed by third parties on behalf of Google. Google will under no circumstances link your IP address to other data. You can stop cookies from being installed on your computer by setting your browser accordingly; we would like though to draw your attention to the fact that in this case some functionalities of the website might not work properly. By accessing this website you agree that data may be collected and processed by Google (the way and for the reasons described previously).

If you do not agree with Google Analytics collecting and saving information, you may download and install certain browser add-ons to deactivate Google Analytics: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

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Using Facebook Social Plugins

This website uses social plugins („plugins“) by the social network Facebook, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA („Facebook“).The plugins are marked by the Facebook logo and the text addition „Social plugin by Facebook“ or „Facebook social plugin“. An overview of Facebook‚s plugins and their appearance can be found here: http://developers.facebook.com/plugins

If you visit a page of our website containing such a plugin, your browser initiates a connection to Facebook‘s servers. The contents of the plugin will be directly fed by Facebook to your browser and integrated into the website.

Through the integration of the plugin, Facebook receives the information that your browser made a call to our website, even if you do not have a Facebook account or you are momentarily not logged in. This information (including your IP-Adresse) will be passed on by your browser directly to and saved by the servers of Facebook in the US.

In case you are logged into your Facebook account, Facebook may associate your visit on our website directly with your account at Facebook. If you interact with the plugin, e.g. click on the „Like“ button or write a comment, this information will be again passed on to and saved by the servers of Facebook. Additionally this information will be published in your Facebook account and shown to your Facebook connections.

Facebook may use this information for purposes of advertising, market research and publishing of related content on its pages. Facebook creates usage, interest and relationship profiles used to e.g. evaluate the relationship of Facebook ad campaigns and your activity on our homepage, inform other Facebook users about your actions on our website or provide additional Facebook-related services.

If you do not wish Facebook to associate your visit on our website with your Facebook account, you simply have to log out of Facebook before you visit our website.

To find out about the purpose and volume of data collected, its processing and usage by Facebook, your rights and setting possibilities to protect your privacy, please consult Facebooks privacy policy: http://www.facebook.com/policy.php

Email Privacy

If you send us an email, your email address will solely be used for this correspondence with you. Email addresses that are shared with us by subscribing to one of our newsletters or to be included onto a press mailing list will be used only for the purposes they were shared for.

Other

Our website contains links to third party websites. We have no influence on whether their operator subscribes to data privacy rules or not. Information on links, brand usage rights, copyright and accountability as well as other information concerning gotomaxx’s web presence can be found in the „About us“ section.