Protecting your data is the very highest priority for RETIT (hereinafter known as “retit.de”). We protect the data with which you entrust us, using the technological and organizational tools currently available. We collect, process and use only as much personal data as is needed in order to provide the offered services and data that you have agreed to let us collect, process or use.

1. Data protection provisions

The protection and security of all data pertaining to users of the homepage is a particular concern for retit.de. In operating the website, retit.de complies with statutory data protection provisions, particularly the German Data Protection Act (“BDSG”) and the media-data protection provisions of the German Telemedia Act (“TMG”).

2. Use of cookies

retit.de uses “cookies” to customize and optimize the use of the website. A cookie is a text file that is either temporarily stored on your PC in the computer’s working memory or on the hard drive. Cookies are not used to run programs or to load viruses onto your computer. The main purpose of cookies is to provide offerings that are tailored to the individual RETIT users and that allow them to use the services as efficiently as possible. You have the option of accepting or refusing cookies at any time by adjusting the settings in your web browser.

3. Usage profiles

retit.de will create usage profiles with pseudonyms for advertising purposes, for market research or for need-based adjustments to service as long as you do not object. Further information about your right to object can be found below in this section. No personal data is used to create the usage profiles, only anonymous or pseudonymous data. retit.de will not associate the usage profiles created under a pseudonym with any data relating to the bearer of the pseudonym.

In particular, retit.de uses the following service for this purpose:

Google Analytics:

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

RIGHT TO OBJECT

You can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

 

4. Deleting and correcting data

You can withdraw your permission to collect, process and use personal data at any time, or request the correction of data relating to you that is stored at retit.de. You are also entitled to withdraw your permission for retit.de to collect, process and use other voluntarily provided data. To do so, simply send an email to RETIT.

5. Information about stored data

You are entitled to request information about your saved personal data from retit.de at any time, free of charge. This information will be provided in writing. Your request for information should be in writing, addressed to Mr. Andreas Brunnert, Hirschgartenallee 26, 80639 Munich, Germany.

6. State of technology

The retit.de user is also aware that data protection cannot be comprehensively guaranteed for online data transfers according to the current state of technology.