Privacy Policy

Data Privacy

For the most part, use of the Gutex Web site does not require the use of personal data. When personal information (for example, name address or e-mail address) is gathered on our Web site, it takes place, provided it is possible, on a voluntary basis. Without your express permission, however, this information will not be given to a third party. 

Please note that the transmission of data via the Internet (for example e-mail) is subject to security breaches. It is not possible to have 100 percent protection from third-party access.

We hereby expressly object to the use of our contact information, made public through its publication in accordance with Germany’s Impressum (~imprint) mandate, for the sending of unrequested promotional information and materials. The operators of the Web site pages reserve the right to take legal recourse in the event of unsolicited promotional information, such as e-mail spam, etc.

Google Analytics & Data Privacy

This Web site uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies," which are text files placed on your computer, to help the Web site analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the Web site (including your anonymized (shortened) IP address, if activated and if you are in a EU Member State or EEC Member State) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In some cases, your complete IP address will be transmitted to a Google server in the United States where it is shortened.

Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the Web site, compiling reports on Web site activity for Web site operators and providing other services relating to Web site activity and Internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties, if required by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this Web site. In addition, you can prevent the transmission of information generated by the cookie and the information about your use of the Web site (including your IP address) as well as the processing of this information by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the this link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

Twitter & Data Policy

Twitter functions are integrated into the pages of our Web site. These functions are provided by Twitter Inc., Twitter, Inc. 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. With the use of Twitter and the “Re-Tweet” function, the Web pages you visit are associated with your Twitter account and made public to other users, which involves the transmission of data to Twitter. 

We would like to draw your attention to the fact that we do not have access to the content of the information transmitted to Twitter, nor are we informed of what Twitter does with this information. You will find further information about this in Twitter’s Data Privacy Declaration at http://twitter.com/privacy

If you desire, you may change your data privacy settings for your Twitter account at http://twitter.com/account/settings

Your Rights 

According to Germany's Federal Data Protection Act, you have a right to request and obtain information about personal data we have collected and stored from your use of our Web portal. You also have the right to correct, delete or block the information. The company stated in the Imprint section of the Web site is responsible for the protection of personal data. Please contact this address if you have enquiries or requests.