The Intelligent Cat Collar

DATA PRIVACY POLICY

We are pleased to have you as a visitor to our website and thank you for your interest in our company, our products and services. Protecting your privacy when using our website is very important to us. Therefore, please note the following information:

1) BASIC INFORMATION ON HANDLING PERSONAL DATA

You can visit our website without personal data about you being collected. Personal data is only collected if you provide it to us by entering into a contract, when opening a customer account or when contacting us. This data is used without your express consent in each case solely for contract execution and the handling of your inquiries. After completion of the contract your data is stored in accordance with tax and commercial law retention periods, but locked for other purposes and deleted after expiry of these periods, unless you have expressly consented to the further use of your data.

2) DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL DATA

2.1 The personal data we collect will be passed on to the freight forwarder as part of contract management to the extent necessary to deliver the goods. We will pass your payment data on to the authorized credit institution as part of the settlement of payments.

2.2 When paying by credit card via PayPal or by direct debit via PayPal we submit your payment data to PayPal (Europe) S.à.r.l et Cie, SCA, 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg as part of the payment process. Further information on the privacy policy of PayPal (Europe) S.à.r.l et Cie, SCA can be found here: https://www.paypal.com/us/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full.

3) COOKIES

To help make visiting our website attractive and allow for the use of certain functions, we use cookies on different pages. These are small text files that are stored on your device. Some of the cookies we use are deleted after the end of the browser session, i.e. after you close your browser (so-called ‘session cookies’). Other cookies remain on your device and allow us or our partner companies to recognize your browser the next time you visit the website (persistent cookies). You can set your browser so that you are informed about the use of cookies and decide individually about their acceptance or exclude the acceptance of cookies in certain cases or in general. The rejection of cookies can result in limitations to the functionality of our website.

4) USE OF SOCIAL plug-ins

4.1 On our website, so-called social plug-ins (“plug-ins”) of the social network Google+, which is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway , Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”), are used. The plug-ins are for instance recognizable from the “+1” button on a white or colored background. You can find an overview of the Google plug-ins and their appearance here: https://developers.google.com/+/plug-ins.

Whenever you visit a page of our website that contains a social plug-in, your browser connects directly to Google’s servers. The content of the plug-in is transmitted from Google directly to your browser and integrated into the page. By integrating Google receives the information that your browser has accessed from the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a profile on Google+ or are not logged into Google+. This information (including your IP address) is transmitted from your browser directly to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

If you are logged into Google+, Google may associate your visit to our site with your Google+ profile immediately. If you interact with the plug-ins, for example by pressing the “+1” button, the corresponding information is also sent directly to a Google server and stored there. The information is also posted on Google+ and shown to your contacts there. For information regarding the purpose and scope of data collection and the further processing and use of data by Google, as well as your rights and settings options for protecting your privacy, please review the privacy policies of Google at https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. If you do not want that Google collects data via our website and immediately assigns it to your profile on Google+, you must log off from your Google+ account before you visit our website.

You can completely avoid loading the Google plug-in by using add-ons for your browser, e. g. with the script blocker “NoScript” (http://noscript.net/).

 

4.2 On our website, so-called social plug-ins ( “plug-ins”) from the social network Facebook are used, which are operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The plug-ins are marked with a Facebook logo or the phrase “social plug-in from Facebook” or “Facebook social plug-in”. An overview of the Facebook plug-ins and their appearance can be found here: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plug-ins.

Whenever you visit a page of our website that contains a social plug-in, your browser connects directly to the servers of Facebook. The content of the plug-in is transmitted from Facebook directly to your browser and integrated into the page. By integrating Facebook receives the information that your browser has accessed from the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a Facebook profile or are not logged into Facebook. This information (including your IP address) is transmitted from your browser directly to a Facebook server in the USA and stored there.

If you are logged into Facebook, Facebook may associate your visit to our site with your Facebook profile immediately. If you interact with the plug-ins, for example by pressing the “Like” button, the corresponding information is also sent directly to a Facebook server and stored there. The information is also posted on Facebook and shown to your Facebook friends there.

For information regarding the purpose and scope of data collection and the further processing and use of data by Facebook, as well as your rights and settings options for protecting your privacy, please review the privacy policies of Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/policy.php.

If you do not want that Facebook collects data via our website and immediately assigns it to your profile on Facebook, you must log off from your Facebook account before you visit our website. You can completely avoid loading the Facebook plug-in by using add-ons for your browser, e. g. with the “Facebook Blocker” (http://webgraph.com/resources/facebookblocker/).

4.3 On our website, so-called social plug-ins (“plug-ins”) of the micro-blogging service Twitter are used, which is operated by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA (“Twitter”). The plug-ins are marked with a Twitter logo in the form of a blue “Twitter bird”. You can find an overview of Twitter plug-ins and their appearance here: https://twitter.com/about/resources/buttons.

Whenever you visit a page of our website that contains a social plug-in, your browser connects directly to the servers of Twitter. The content of the plug-in is transmitted from Twitter directly to your browser and integrated into the page. By integrating Twitter receives the information that your browser has accessed from the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a profile on Twitter or are currently not logged into Twitter. This information (including your IP address) is transmitted from your browser directly to a server of Twitter in the USA and stored there.

If you are logged into Twitter, Twitter may associate your visit to our site with your Twitter profile immediately. If you interact with the plug-ins, for example by pressing the “Tweet” button, the corresponding information is also transmitted directly to a Twitter server and stored there. The information will also be posted on your Twitter account and displayed to your contacts there.

For information regarding the purpose and scope of data collection and the further processing and use of data by Twitter, as well as your rights and settings options for protecting your privacy, please review the privacy policies of Twitter at https://twitter.com/privacy.

If you do not want that Twitter collects data via our website and immediately assigns it to your profile on Twitter, you must log off from your Twitter account before you visit our website. You can completely avoid loading the Twitter plug-in by using add-ons for your browser, e. g. with the script blocker “NoScript” (http://noscript.net/).

4.4 On the pages of the Seller so-called social plug-ins (“plug-ins”) from the social network Pinterest, which is operated by Pinterest Inc., 635 High Street, Palo Alto, CA, 94301, USA (“Pinterest”), are used. Whenever you request a page from the Seller which contains such a plug-in, your browser connects directly to the servers of Pinterest. The plug-in transmits so-called ‘protocol data’ to the server of Pinterest in the USA. This log data may include the IP address, the address of the visited sites that have Pinterest functions, type and settings of the browser, date and time of the request, your Pinterest preferences, as well as cookies. For information regarding the purpose and scope of data collection and the further processing and use of data by Pinterest, as well as your rights and settings options for protecting your privacy, please review the privacy policies of Pinterest at: https://about.pinterest.com/en/privacy-policy.

 

5) USE OF GOOGLE ADWORDS CONVERSION TRACKING

This website uses the “Google AdWords” online advertising program and conversion tracking as part of Google AdWords. The cookie for conversion tracking is set whenever a user clicks on an ad delivered by Google. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer system. These cookies expire after 30 days and are not used for purposes of personal identification. If a user visits certain pages of this website and the cookie has not yet expired, Google and we are able to recognize that the user has clicked on the ad and has been redirected to this page. Each Google AdWords advertiser receives a different cookie. Cookies can therefore not be tracked via the websites of advertisers. The information obtained using the conversion cookie information is used to create conversion statistics for AdWords customers who have opted for conversion tracking. The advertisers know the total number of users who have clicked on their ad and proceeded to a page provided with a conversion tracking tag. However, they will not receive information that can personally identify users. If you do not wish to participate in tracking, you can object to this use by simply disabling the Google conversion tracking cookie on your Internet browser under the ‘user settings’ section.

You will then be excluded from the conversion tracking statistics. For further information regarding the privacy policy of Google please refer to the following address: http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

6) WEB ANALYTICS SERVICE

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service offered by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and enable the analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server of in the USA and stored there.

If IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Zone. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this site Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports on website activity and provide the website operator with other website and internet related services.

The IP address submitted by your browser within the context of Google Analytics is not merged with other data by Google. You can refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser software; however, we point out that you may perhaps not be able to use all features of this website to their full extent in this case. You can also prevent the transmission of data generated by the cookie and the relation to your usage of the website (incl. your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser add-on available at the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

We point out that this website uses Google Analytics with the extension “_anonymizeIp ()” and therefore only shortened IP addresses are processed to exclude direct personal identification.

7) YOUR RIGHTS AND CONTACT

You have a right to free information about your stored data, and a right to rectify, block or delete this data if necessary. If you have any further questions regarding the collection, processing or use of your personal data, please contact us. The same applies to your wish to be informed about, to block, delete and correct your personal data and for the revocations of your consent. The contact address can be found in our imprint.