1. Visiting the web pages of business.metropoleruhr.de
Simply by visiting the website using the above URL, your identity will remain unknown to wmr. The provider hosting these web pages will record user data including the following: browser type and version, operating system used, referrer URL (the website previously visited), pages you have visited on the website, computer host name (abbreviated IP address) and time of server request. This data will be collected automatically by the web server hosting the website, and automatically stored in log files for a period of six weeks, after which the log files will be fully erased. This data will not be combined with any other data.
3. Registration for the press
If you have given us your express permission in writing to receive more information and offers from wmr, we will store your permission and personal data in a separate database. We will only use your personal data for the purpose of sending you the materials requested; we will not combine this data with any other data, and we will not submit this data to any third party. After you have terminated your subscription, we will place a block on your personal data, and delete the data according to tax and trade regulations.
You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website:
Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies/. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “anonymizeIp” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).
5. Rights to disclosure and withdrawal of consent
You may at any time request disclosure of any data we have stored about you; you do not need to give a reason, and we will provide this information free of charge. You may also at any time withdraw your consent for us to store your data; again, you do not need to quote a reason. We will then place a block on your data and delete it after an appropriate period.
Please contact the person named as your contact under “Contact”.
Clicking links on our website will take you to other websites such as www.metropoleruhr.de. Note that other privacy statements and policies will apply on other websites, which you will be able to find in their respective data privacy policies.
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