Privacy Policy

Privacy policy of PANTAFLIX AG

The following privacy policy provides a complete overview of how PANTAFLIX AG ensures the protection of your data, the kind of data that is collected and the purposes for which this data is gathered.

1. Data protection
In principle, PANTAFLIX AG’s website can be used without website and without providing any personal information.
Personal information is gathered on this website only to the extent technically required if you get in touch with us. If personal information (such as your name, address or e-mail address) is gathered on our website, this is done on a voluntary basis wherever possible. This data is not shared with third parties without your express consent. If you establish a contractual relationship with us and its content needs to be created or amended, or if you send us an inquiry, we will gather and use your personal information if required for this purpose (stored data). We collect, process and use personal data if this is necessary in order to allow you to use our website (usage data). All personal data is stored for the purposes mentioned above (to deal with an inquiry or conclude an agreement) only for as long as necessary. The retention periods set forth under German tax and commercial law are taken into account here. At the request of the competent authorities concerned, we are authorised/obliged to disclose this data (stored data) if required for the purpose of criminal persecutions, preventing hazards, fulfilling the statutory requirements of the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution or the Military Counter-Intelligence Service or to execute intellectual property rights.
When visiting our website, information regarding access (date and time of the server request, type and version of your Internet browser, the operating system used and pages viewed) is gathered and may be stored. This data does not qualify as personal information and is made anonymous. It is analysed for statistical purposes only. It is not shared with third parties for commercial or non-commercial purposes. Please note that the transfer of data online (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) may be vulnerable to security gaps and cannot be fully protected from third-party access.

2. Newsletter
We send e-mails and electronic notifications with advertising information (newsletter) only after your approval has been given or if permitted by law. We give you the option of subscribing to a newsletter. You can withdraw your consent accordingly at any time. Please use the link at the end of the newsletter or contact us if you would like to unsubscribe.

3. Cookies
a. A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device and retrieved during subsequent visits to the site. We use cookies to enhance and simplify our online services. We do not use cookies to save personal information or disclose information to third parties. There are two types of cookies: persistent cookies and session cookies. Persistent cookies are stored as a text file on your computer or mobile device for up to 24 months. Session cookies are stored only temporarily and are automatically deleted when you close your browser window. You can simply delete cookies on your computer or mobile device with your browser. For instructions on how to manage and delete cookies, please look under “Help” in your browser. You can choose to disable cookies or receive a notification each time a cookie is sent to your computer or mobile device.
However, please note that you may not be able to take advantage of all the features of our online services if you choose to disable cookies.

b. Third-party cookies
We use third-party cookies to collect data in aggregate form using analytical tools such as Google Analytics. Both persistent cookies and session cookies are used here. Persistent cookies are stored on your computer or mobile device for up to 24 months at most.

4. Privacy policy for Facebook’s “Like” plug-in
This website uses plug-ins provided by Facebook.com that are made available by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304 in the USA. Users are hereby informed that if they visit our website on which a Facebook-plug-in (“Like” button) has been installed, they will be connected to Facebook via their browser in order to display the plug-in on the website.
In addition, data containing information about your visits to our homepage will be sent to Facebook’s server. As a result, the usage data of Facebook users who are logged in will be associated with their personal Facebook account.
As soon as you are logged in as a Facebook user and actively use the Facebook-plug-in (e.g. by clicking on the “Like” or “Comment” button), data is transferred and published on your Facebook account. This can be prevented only by logging out of your Facebook account beforehand.
If you would like to find more information about data usage on Facebook, please consult Facebook’s privacy policy at: https://de-de.facebook.com/about/privacy

5. Privacy policy for the Google Analytics web analytics service
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files that are stored on your computer to analyse how you use this website. As a rule, the information generated by the cookie about your use of the website is transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. We have activated IP anonymisation. This means that your IP address will be shortened beforehand by Google when using this website in EU Member States and other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area, Full IP addresses are sent to a Google server in the United States and shortened there only in exceptional circumstances. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website in order to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports on website activity, and provide other services related to website activity and Internet usage to the website’s operator. The IP address provided by your browser within the context of Google Analytics will not be combined with any other data held by Google. You can prevent the storage of cookies by selecting the corresponding settings of your browser software. However, please note that you may not be able to take advantage of all the website’s features when doing so. You can also prevent Google from gathering and processing cookie data regarding your use of this website (including your IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in that can be obtained using the link below: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

6. Privacy policy for the Google Adsense online advertising service
This website uses Google Adsense, an online advertising service provided by Google Inc., USA (“Google”). Google Adsense uses cookies, which are text files that are stored on your computer to analyse how you use this website. Google Adsense also uses web beacons (small, invisible charts) to gather information. Web beacons can be used to perform simple tasks, such as recording and collecting information on website traffic. The information generated by the cookie and/or web beacon regarding your use of this website (including your IP address) will be transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information in order to evaluate your use of the website based on advertisements, compile reports on website activity and advertisements for the website’s operator, and perform other services that are related to website activity and Internet usage. Google may also send this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf.
Google will never combine your IP address with other data held by Google. You can prevent the storage of cookies on your hard drive and the display of web beacons by selecting the following settings in your browser: “Block cookies” (in MS Internet-Explorer: “Tools” > “Internet options” > “Privacy” > “Settings”; in Firefox: “Tools” > “Settings” > “Privacy” > “Cookies”). However, please note that you may not be able to use all the features of this website when doing so. By using this website, you agree to let Google process data about you in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

7. Privacy policy for the Google Plus social network
This website uses the “G +1” button of the Google Plus social network, which is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”). This button can be identified thanks to the”G +1” symbol. If you are registered with Google Plus, you can express your interest in our website with the “G +1” button and share content from our website on Google Plus. In this case, Google saves both information regarding the content for which you have given a “G +1” and any information on the site that you have visited. Your “G +1” may be displayed together with your Google Plus name (which may also be shown with a photo if available) in other Google services, such as Google Search or your Google profile.
Please consult Google’s private policy for information on the purpose and scope of data that Google collects, processes and uses in addition to your rights and the setting options that can be used to protect your privacy: https://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/

8. Privacy policy for the twitter.com messaging service
Our website also includes the twitter.com messaging service. This is provided by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. Tweets can be posted with Twitter. This allows messages of 140 characters or less and website links to be posted on your Twitter account. If you make use of Twitter’s Tweet feature on any pages of our website, the relevant page will be linked to your Twitter account and may be made public here. Data is also sent to Twitter in this context.
The content of Twitter buttons is sent directly from Twitter to your browser. We are not aware of the content of transferred data and how it is used by Twitter. We have no influence over the amount of data that Twitter collects with this plug-in and inform you of the following based on the information at our disposal:
As far as we are aware, your IP address and the URL of the relevant page of our website will be sent if you use this button. However, this is used only for the purpose of displaying this button. For more information, please consult Twitter’s privacy policy: http://twitter.com/privacy. You can determine your data protection settings on Twitter by clicking on the following link: http://twitter.com/account/settings.

9. Privacy policy for LinkedIn plug-ins (“Share” button)
Our website includes plug-ins from the LinkedIn social network of LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereinafter referred to as “LinkedIn”). LinkedIn-plug-ins can be identified thanks to the LinkedIn logo or the “Recommend” button on our website.
When visiting our website, the plug-in establishes a direct connection between your browser and LinkedIn’s server. This informs LinkedIn that you have visited our website with your IP address. If you click on LinkedIn’s “Recommend” button while you are logged into your LinkedIn account, you can post a link to our website’s content on your LinkedIn profile. This allows LinkedIn to associate your visit to our website with your user account. We are not informed of the content contained in transferred data or how it is used by LinkedIn. Details on the collection of data (purpose, scope, processing or use), your rights and setting options can be found in LinkedIn’s privacy policy. LinkedIn provides this information at: http://www.linkedin.com/static?key=privacy_policy&trk=hb_ft_priv.

10. Privacy policy for Instagram
Our website includes Instagram service features. These are provided by Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA. If you are logged into your Instagram account, you can post a link to our website’s content on your Instagram profile by clicking on the Instagram button. This allows Instagram to connect your visit to our website with your user account. Please note that we, as the website provider, are not informed of the content contained in transferred data or how it is used by LinkedIn.
More information can be found in Instagram’s privacy policy: http://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/.

11. Privacy policy for XING
Our website uses XING network features. These are provided by XING AG, Dammtorstrasse 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. Users are connected to XING’s servers each time they visit any pages of our website that include XING features. No personal data is stored in this context based on the information at our disposal. In particular, no IP addresses are saved and user behaviour is not analysed.
More information on data protection and the XING “Share” button can be found in XING’s privacy policy at: https://www.xing.com/app/share?op=data_protection.

12. Privacy policy for YouTube
Our website uses plug-ins from YouTube, which is owned by Google. YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA, operates these websites. If you visit any pages of our websites that have a YouTube-plug-in, a connection with YouTube’s servers will be established. The YouTube server will be informed that you have visited one or multiple pages of our website.
If you have logged into your YouTube account, YouTube can directly associate your browsing behaviour with your personal profile. To prevent this, you must log out of your YouTube account.
You can find more information on how user data is managed on YouTube’s privacy policy at:https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy

13. Right to information
You have the right to request free information on the personal data that is held about you; in addition, you have the right to rectify, block or delete this data where applicable. If you have any questions concerning the collection, processing or use of your personal information, or if you would like to inquire about, rectify, block, or delete data, please contact:

PANTAFLIX AG
Hans-Sachs-Straße 7
80469 Munich, Germany
Tel +49 (0) 89 2323 855 0
Fax +49 (0) 89 2323 855 19
E-mail contact@pantaflix.com


14. Withdrawing consent
You may withdraw your consent for data to be used in the future at any time by simply making a request (by e-mail, fax or letter). Please use the contact details below if you wish to withdraw your consent:

PANTAFLIX AG
Hans-Sachs-Straße 7
80469 Munich, Germany
Tel +49 (0) 89 2323 855 0
Fax +49 (0) 89 2323 855 19
E-mail contact@pantaflix.com