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Legal & Data Protection

Legal & Data Protection

Use of websites, product liability

The information on these websites is not binding and is provided exclusively for information purposes. It is only of an informative nature and does not represent offers as defined in the relevant legal regulations. More detailed information and contract terms can be obtained from the relevant authorized dealer. It is not possible for a contract relating to goods presented to arise on the basis of the information contained on the website.

The information on these websites and the products and services described in it may be modified or updated by Continental AG at any time without prior notice. Unless expressly stated elsewhere, Continental AG's websites contain no guarantees or information about characteristics whatsoever giving rise to liability on the part of Continental AG, either expressly or by implication, including with respect to the current validity, accuracy, completeness and quality of the information concerned.

Continental AG accepts no liability in connection with its websites. Liability for any direct or indirect loss/damage, claims for compensation and/or consequential damage of whatever kind and whatever the legal basis, suffered as a result of your accessing or using the websites, in particular including the infection of your computer environment with viruses, is hereby excluded.

The existence and fulfillment of obligations and Continental AG's liability for Continental products and services are exclusively governed by the respective contractual agreements concluded with regard to them in conjunction with the current version of Continental AG's standard terms and conditions applicable in each case.

Recording and processing of data

Continental AG only stores personal data relating to users of its websites if consent for this has been given. The only data which is stored relates to the date and time of the visit, the sites visited, the name of the internet service provider concerned and that of the website from which the user accessed Continental's websites. Continental AG uses this information to measure website activity, to produce statistics and to improve the services and information provided via the websites. Personal data of the user are solely used to process enquiries, on the basis of consent granted by the user for a defined purpose, in compliance with respective data protection regulations. Continental AG implemented global, uniform and internal Data Protection Rules (Binding Corporate Rules) based on legal requirements, which regulates the protection of your personal data.

Analytic Tools

In accordance with section 15 (3) of the German Telemedia Act (TMG), Continental AG creates pseudonymized usage profiles based on usage data for the purposes of advertising, market research, and designing online services in line with demand. In particular, this usage data consists of features relating to your identification as a user, information on the beginning, end, and extent of usage, and information on the telemedia used by users. Amalgamating the usage profiles with data by means of the pseudonym is expressly prohibited under section 15 (3), third sentence, of the TMG and this does not occur. You may object to the creation of a pseudonymized usage profile at any time by contacting Continental AG, Vahrenwalder Str. 9, 30165 Hanover, Germany; e-mail: 2025ad@conti.de; telephone: +49 (0) 511 938 1329.

In particular, the following analytic tools are used to create pseudonymized usage profiles: Continental AG uses Webtrends Analytics, a Web analysis service of Webtrends Inc., 851 SW 6th Ave., Suite 1600, Portland, OR 97206, USA. Webtrends Analytics uses cookies to enable the website’s use to be analyzed. The information the cookie generates about use of this website is transmitted to a Webtrends server in the US, where it is stored. Continental AG will use this information to evaluate use of the website in order to compile reports on activities on the website for the website operators and to provide additional services associated with use of the website and the Internet. Where necessary, Continental AG will transmit this information to third parties if this is required by law or third parties are processing this data on behalf of Continental AG.

You may object to the collection and storage of data with effect for the future at any time via the following opt-out link: ondemand.webtrends.com/support/optout.asp.

Social Media Plug-Ins

Continental AG uses plug-ins from various social networks on this website.

The plug-ins used include those from the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (hereinafter “Facebook”). You can recognize the Facebook plug-ins by the Facebook logo or the “Like” button on our site. You can find an overview of the Facebook plug-ins at developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.

When you visit the www.2025ad.com website, the plug-in establishes a direct link between your browser and the Facebook server. Facebook thereby receives the information that you have visited our site using your IP address. If, for example, you click on the Facebook “Like” button while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link the content on our sites to your Facebook profile. Through this, Facebook can allocate the visit to our sites to your user account. Continental AG expressly points out that as the provider of www.2025ad.com, it does not acquire any knowledge of the contents of the data transmitted or of its use by Facebook. You can find further information on this in Facebook’s Data Policy at www.facebook.com/policy.php.

If you do not wish for Facebook to allocate or be able to allocate your visit to our Internet site to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account before visiting our Internet site.

In addition, Continental AG uses the functions of Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA (hereinafter “Twitter”). If you use Twitter and, in particular, the “Retweet” function, Twitter links your Twitter account with the Internet sites you have frequented. Other Twitter users, particularly your followers, are informed of this. In this way, data is also transmitted to Twitter.

Twitter does not inform Continental AG of the contents of the data transmitted or of any further use of the data. You can obtain further information via the following link: twitter.com/privacy. You can change the data protection settings in your Twitter account at twitter.com/account/settings.

On www.2025ad.com, Continental AG uses the “+1” button from the social network Google Plus, which is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereinafter “Google”). The button can be recognized by the “+1” symbol on a white or colored background.

If you access a website of ours containing this button, your browser establishes a direct link with Google’s servers. Google transmits the contents of the “+1” button directly to your browser, which integrates it into the website.

Continental AG expressly points out that as the provider of www.2025ad.com Continental AG does not acquire any knowledge of the contents of the data transmitted or of its use by Google. According to Google, no personal data is collected if the button is not clicked. This data, including the IP address, is collected and processed only if members are logged in. You can find information on the purpose and extent of data collection and further processing and use of the data by Google, as well as on your rights in this regard and settings options to protect your privacy, in Google’s data protection notes on the “+1” button: www.google.com/intl/de/+/policy/+1button.html.

If you do not wish for Google to allocate or be able to allocate your visit to our Internet site to your Google Plus user account, please log out of your Google Plus user account before visiting our Internet site.

In addition, Continental AG uses plug-ins from the social network LinkedIn of the LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereinafter “LinkedIn”). You can recognize the LinkedIn plug-ins by the LinkedIn logo or “Recommend” button on our site. When you visit www.2025ad.com, the plug-in establishes a direct link between your browser and the LinkedIn server. LinkedIn thereby receives the information that you have visited our site using your IP address. If you click on the LinkedIn “Recommend” button while you are logged into your LinkedIn account, you can link the content on our sites to your LinkedIn profile. Through this, LinkedIn can allocate the visit to our sites to your user account. Continental AG expressly points out that as the provider of www.2025ad.com, it does not acquire any knowledge of the contents of the data transmitted or of its use by LinkedIn. You can find details regarding data collection (purpose, extent, further processing, use), as well as regarding your rights and settings options, in LinkedIn’s data protection information. LinkedIn provides this information at www.linkedin.com/static.

Cookies

When you visit our website, information can be stored on your computer in the form of cookies. Cookies are small text files that are also stored on your computer by your browser and contain pseudonymized data. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain viruses. Neither is it possible for Continental AG to obtain any personal information about you based on this data. Cookies of this kind are used only to increase the user-friendliness of the website and to tailor it to individual needs as much as possible each time it is accessed, as well as to analyze and use marketing opportunities where appropriate. Cookies of this kind are set both by the site and Continental AG itself, as well as by third-party providers acting on its behalf, such as Google, or by marketers of advertising spaces on the website. When you access individual pages on the site, sometimes cookies are set that remain stored after your current session on the site has ended.

You can refuse cookies by making the appropriate browser settings. If you do so, please note that some functions may no longer be available. You can find more detailed information on deleting or stopping cookies in your browser’s help text or on the Internet by searching the words “deactivating cookies” or “deleting cookies”, for example.

Right to information

On application, you are entitled to receive information about your personal data which has been stored. You are also entitled to have data corrected, blocked or deleted. If you have a question about this, please contact our Data Protection Office email: dataprotection@conti.de.

Links to Third-Party Websites

Links to websites of third parties outside the Continental Group are provided to you as an additional service. These websites are completely independent and outside the control of Continental AG, which expressly does not adopt their content as its own. Continental AG could not identify any unlawful content at the time the links were created. The operator of the linked website is solely liable for any damage resulting from the use of third-party websites. Continental AG will remove links should it become aware of any unlawful content on the linked websites.

Worldwide product availability

This website may contain information about Continental products which are not yet available in your country. The presence of such information on this website does not imply an intention on the part of Continental AG to announce that the product will be made available all over the world. Please ask your Continental dealer or representative for more information about future plans for products which are not yet available to you.

Trademarks and copyright

The trademarks and logos ("trademarks") to be seen on these websites are the property of Continental AG or its subsidiaries. None of the information on these websites is to be interpreted as granting licenses or permission to use trademarks. For this, the express written consent of Continental AG is required. The unauthorized use of these trademarks is strictly prohibited. Continental AG will assert its intellectual property rights all over the world subject to the laws applicable in each case.

Copyright © 2015 Continental AG. All rights reserved. All texts, images, graphics, animations, videos, music, sounds and other materials on these websites are subject to the copyright and other intellectual property rights of Continental AG and its subsidiaries. Continental AG owns the copyright for the selection, coordination and arrangement of the materials on this website. These materials may not be copied for commercial use or distribution. Neither may they be modified or passed on to other websites.

Link: Protection of your personal data at Continental

 

 

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