Data Privacy and Cookie Guidelines

General Remarks

The entire team at Event Study Metrics Vertriebs-GmbH takes the protection of your personal data very serious, thus we strictly stick to the data privacy act. The following explanation gives a summary of how we ensure this protection.
As you are a visitor of our website and a user of our services, we want you to know which kind of data we collect and how we use it. As described below, we only collect personal data if you approach contact with us actively. Any personal data we collect, process and use adheres to own business objectives with regard to client service and customer service. We want to express explicitly that there is no data transfer to third parties – neither for commercial reasons nor for noncommercial reasons. You can revoke the use of your personal data at any time, with effect in the future. Concerning this, please send an email with the subject “Recall” to info@eventstudymetrics.com.

Usage of Cookies

This websites uses so-called “Cookies”. Cookies are text files that are being saved on your computer in order to analyse the way you make use of this website. The cookies produce information on how you use our website in order to process the general visiting behaviour. That way we can improve the service and information we offer. The information we receive serves our internal statistical analysis and is not being transferred to a third party. You can prevent the installation of cookies on your computer by making corresponding preferences in your browser software. We are careful to point out that if you do so, you might not be able to make use of all functions of this website any more. The data ascertainment takes place anonymously – the collected data is non-personal.
If you provide your personal data, we use it for answering your questions, for the handling of contracts that you concluded with us and for technical administration.

Using this Website

Our server automatically gathers and saves the information that your browser leaves on our website while you browse it. We anonymously gather the “Uniform Resource Locators” (URL) and “Clickstream” – meaning the order in which you visit the content pages of our website inclusive the date and time as well as the content being viewed or searched for. During your visit on our website we may use JavaScript in order to collect and rate information including the time our website took to fully build up, defective downloads on our website, the duration of visiting a detailed content page on our website as well as information on the visitors’ interaction between different content pages of our website (such as scrolling, clicks, mouse-overs) and on the leaving of our website. In the following you find a summary of the main data that we save: a. the type or version of your browser; b. the system software you use; c. referrer URL (the website you visited before your visit on our website); d. hosting name of your computer (shortened IP address); e. time of server request; f. visiting history. Any of these data cannot be associated with a specific person. We will not merge any of these data with other data sources.The data will be deleted after our statistical analysis. For the analyses we use several analysing tools. Your IP address will be shortened with any of these tools. Among others we use Google Analytics, which is a web analysing service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses Cookies that allow us to analyse the way you browse our website. The information about your usage of our website, produced by the cookie, is being transferred to and safed at the Google server in the USA (including the shortened IP address). Google will use the information in order to analyse your visit on the website, to make reports on the websites’ activities and to to provide us, as the owner of the website, with similar information regarding the use of our website. Google may pass over the anonymous data to third parties, if that is required by law or if third parties analyse the data at the behest of Google. It is impossible to relate the shortened IP address to a specific individual. By using this website you agree with the processing of your data by Google in a way and for a purpose as described above.
Your personal data is being saved but can be deleted at any time as desired. With personal data we mean particulars about personal and factual relations of a specific person (name, address, date of birth, profession, bank account) as well as sensitive data (state of health, earning capacity, financial standing). Any of this information is liable to the BDSG (“Bundesdatenschutzgesetz” – the german federal data protection act) which is a specific protection we satisfy by technical and organisational arrangements. We neither sell nor hire out any personal data to third parties. Our company is committed to §5 BDSG. By typing in data and sending a search request, the website user is consent to us giving the information to an insurance company as well as a financial service provider – due to §3 TDDSG.
When using the online shop and thus when accepting and handling orderings inclusive delivery, settlement and the monitoring of the payment, the provider of the online shop ascertains and uses person related as well as pseudonymised or anonymised customer data. As far as any of these proceedings are concerned, the provider sticks strictly to the privacy policies as valid in Germany, especially to the federal data protection act as well as the German Teleservices Act.
The elicitation and usage of data answer the purpose of a proper functioning and interactive communication with the customer as well as the controlling and handling of ordering procedures or purchasing businesses – as actively initiated by the customer.
The information of personal data given by the customer, e.g. by typing in the mail order, is given voluntary and is limited to the extent necessary for proceeding and handling the ordering.
The usage of data and as appropriate the passing on of data to thoroughly guarded companies (delivery, payment, encashment) solely answers the purpose of performing the contract with the customer. There is no passing on of data to third parties exceeding beyond.
When using pseudonyms, the provider is allowed to make profiles for the purpose of advertising, market research or demand-actuated design of the media provided – provided the user does not disagree.
The provider makes sure that the user profiles cannot be brought together with the data of the customer involved. The customer has the right to disagree with the disposition of his usage data at any time.
Whenever the website is being recalled, it is mandatory to exchange technical information between the server and the customers’ computer (URL-identification, type of browser, further technical features).
Small sessional-related text data (cookies) will be created and temporary safed on the users’ gadget in order to improve the navigation and usability when making an order or using any other service provided on this website.
In order to prevent the cookies, the customer may adjust her or his browser appropriately. The customer can demand information about any personal data safed as well as the correction, latching or deletion of the personal data, of course without payment.

Call Back Service

On this website you can request a call back online. In order to be able to call you back at the requested time, we ascertain your name and telephone number. For protecting us against the misuse of the tool, we ascertain the IP-address, the browser type and the time of the request. Your data will be automatically anonymised one month after the request. That way we can comprehend the number of requests per month. Any other given or ascertained personal data will be deleted.

Other Web-Services

Please visit our company profile at Twitter and Facebook. There the data protection regulations of the particular provider apply.

Safety Instruction

The provider bespeaks explicitly that there can be security flaws when transferring data on the internet (for example when communicating via email). This indicates that personal data cannot be completely saved from access by third parties.