(Effective date: October 9th, 2019)
MICRODYN-NADIR takes data protection seriously and in this data privacy statement we would like to explain to you which personal data of yours we process. In our opinion, protection of your privacy is a top priority, which is why we consider compliance with strict legal data protection regulations to be a matter of course. Data protection starts with transparency. We have therefore made it our objective to make sure you always know when we store which particular aspects of your personal data, how we use the data and also how you can restrict its use or even prevent the data from being used at all. Our data privacy statement is designed to comply with the applicable data protection legislation.
I. Address of the responsible authority
Kalle Albert Industriepark
Kasteler Straße 45
65203 Wiesbaden, Germany
Tel. +49 (0) 611 - 962 6001
Fax +49 (0) 611 - 962 9237
II. Address of the group data protection officer
Should you have any questions on data protection at MANN+HUMMEL, please contact our data protection officer:
MANN+HUMMEL International GMBH & Co. KG
Schwieberdinger Strasse 126
71636 Ludwigsburg, Germany
For applicable U.S. residents, to exercise the access, deletion, or opt-out rights described herein, please submit a verifiable consumer request to us by either:
Calling us at 1-800-949-6698
Writing us to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applicable laws in certain jurisdictions may give you additional rights that are not described in this Privacy statement. If you reside in certain jurisdictions, you may have the right to opt-out of our use, transfer, exchange or disclosure (including to third parties) of your Personal Data for certain purposes. Please call us at 1-800-949-6698 if you have any questions about this Privacy statement.
III. Personal data collected and legal basis for the processing
Personal Data We Collect
As we describe further below, we may collect the following categories of personal information:
identifiers, such as your name, email address, phone number, IP address, mobile device ID, mobile device name,
Internet activity, such as time of an event, your browsing history, your search history, network connectivity, and information on your interaction with our website;
Legal Bases for Processing
We only collect, process and use personal data if we are permitted to do so by law, or if you have given us your consent.
As far as we obtain consent for the processing from the data subject, article 6 paragraph 1 letter a) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) serves as the legal basis for the processing of the personal data.
In the processing of personal data which is required to fulfil a contract where one of the contract parties is the data subject, article 6 paragraph 1 letter b) of the GDPR serves as the legal basis. This also applies to all processing actions which are required for the execution of pre-contractual measures. Insofar as a processing of the personal data is required for the fulfilment of a legal obligation which our company is subject to, article 6 paragraph 1 letter c) of the GDPR serves as the legal basis.
In the case that the vital interests of the data subject or a different individual requires that the personal data be processed, article 6 paragraph 1 letter d) of the GDPR serves as the legal basis.
If the processing is necessary to safeguard a legitimate interest of our company or a third party and the interests, fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject do not outweigh the first-mentioned interest, article 6 paragraph 1 letter c) of the GDPR serves as the legal basis.
Our Uses, Including Anonymization
You acknowledge and agree that we may require access to the Personal Data to exercise our rights and perform our obligations under this Privacy statement and to the extent that this is necessary for the provision of the Services, we may authorize our employees, agents, subcontractors and/or third party vendors to access, store and/or process the Personal Data.
We may use Personal Data and information about your use of the Services to generate anonymised and aggregated statistical and analytical data (“Analytical Data”) and (i) use Analytical Data for our internal research and product development purposes and to conduct statistical analysis and identify trends and insights; and (ii) supply Analytical Data to third parties.
You must arrange all consents and approvals that are necessary for us to access the Personal Data.
You must obtain all necessary consents from the relevant individual(s) to enable us to collect, use, hold and process that information in accordance with this Privacy statement.
We may disclose the Personal Data you disclose for our marketing purposes, including selling that information to third parties for their marketing and commercial purposes.
We may also use or disclose the personal information for its business purposes, including:
To secure our network and our website;
To conduct audits related to our current interactions with you;
To debug the site and service to identify and repair errors that impair existing intended functionality; and
To perform services on behalf of MN, including providing customer service.
IV. Recipients of the data
The processing and use of your data is made preferably within the European Union / European Economic Area. (EU/EEA). A transfer to a country outside of the EU is not foreseen. Certain procedures, may require processing outside of the EU/EEA. As far as MICRODYN-NADIR commissions service providers for the processing of personal data (within the EU/EEA or in a country outside of the EU), all the necessary measures are taken in order to ensure that the processing complies with the data protection regulations.
Employees from the Mann + Hummel group (including affiliates) will obtain knowledge of your Personal Data for the purposes indicated above. Such employees can be located in different countries.
We may disclose the Personal Data for our marketing purposes, including selling that information to third parties for their marketing and commercial purposes, unless you opt-out. Those third parties may include insurance companies, auto repair shops, and app developers.
We may also disclose the Personal Data to third parties in order to help us provide services to you, including website hosting companies and network security companies. These companies will be prohibited by contract from using the information for their own purposes.
Your Personal Data will be stored in one or more databases hosted by Amazon Web Services Inc. (“AWS”) and located in the Cloud. AWS does not use or have access, to your Personal Data for any purpose other than cloud storage and retrieval. The databases may be owned by a third-party app developer, which will have access to the data in the database.
We may disclose personally identifiable information you provide to third parties if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) complete the sales transaction, such as providing your shipping information to our carrier; (b) comply with legal process; (c) enforce the Agreement; (d) respond to claims that any information you provide violates the rights of third parties; (e) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of our employees, our users and/or the public; or (f) in relation to the sale, assignment, transfer or acquisition of all or substantially all of our assets or shares by a third party.
V. Your rights
Rights of the data subject
If your personal data are processed, you are the data subject in the sense of the GDPR. In accordance with article 12 ff. of the GDPR, you have the right to information from the person responsible about your data which is processed by MICRODYN-NADIR, the right to correction of the data, the right to restrict the processing of the data, the right to delete the data, the right to receive disclosure of the data, the right to data portability, the right to raise an objection against the processing of the data, the right to revoke your consent concerning the data, and the right not to be subject to a decision based solely on automated processing.
In order to exercise your rights as the data subject, simply send an email to email@example.com.
The right to complain to the regulatory authority
In the event of an enquiry or complaint, please contact the above mentioned address first. In addition, you have irrespective of another regulatory or judicial redress, the right to file a complaint with a regulatory authority, in particular in the member state where you are a resident, where your workplace is, or where the presumed infringement has taken place when you are of the opinion that the processing of your personal data violates the GDPR. The regulatory authority to which the complaint is filed, advises the complainant about the status and the results of the complaint including the possibility of legal action acc. to article 78 of the GDPR.
You are free to select the regulatory authority (article 77 GDPR). For example, you can submit your complaint to the regulatory authority responsible for MICRODYN-NADIR in the German federal state of Hessen
Access, Deletion, or Opt Out of Sale of Personal Data
Applicable U.S. residents: If you inform us by writing to or by calling 1-800-949-6698 that you want us to access the Personal Data, to have us destroy the Personal Data, or to opt out of the sale of your Personal Data, we will respond to your request without undue delay.
VI. Right of modification
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement under observance of the legal regulations. If we make changes to this privacy statement, we will post the revised privacy statement on our website and update the "Effective date” at the top of this privacy statement. Any changes will be effective only after the effective date of the change and will not affect any dispute arising prior to the effective date of the change. We therefore recommend that you check the privacy statement regularly.
VII. STREAMETRIC Website
When you visit our STREAMETRIC Website, general information is stored in a protocol file. This is solely made for system-related purposes. The stored usage data are not stored together with other personal data. The following data record is made each time the website is accessed:
Anonymized IP address
Date and time of the access
Name of the accessed file
Message if access was successful (status code)
Data volume transferred
Website where the access was made
Description of the type of browser used
Operating system used
The above-described data are not passed on to a third party and no other analysis is made unless there is a legal obligation to do so.
The corporate website uses the following cookies, tracking tools and scripts to analyze your visit:
Technically necessary cookies
Cookies for the purpose of analysis
Depending on their type, you can disable cookies, tracking tools and scripts at any time. More information on this is available in Chapter VIII.
So-called social bookmarks are integrated in our website. More information on this is available in Chapter IX.
A contact form is available on our website, which can be used for electronic contact. If you make use of this possibility, we store your data for the purpose of processing your enquiry and also in the event that further correspondence is to take place. In the context of the contact form the following data are raised:
First and last name
Your consent will be obtained for the processing of the data as part of the sending process and reference will be made to the privacy statement. Alternatively, you can contact us via the e-mail address provided. In this case, the personal data of the user transmitted with the e-mail will be stored.
MICRODYN-NADIR is part of the MANN+HUMMEL Group. For the processing of your inquiry, it may be necessary for us to forward your data and requests within the MANN+HUMMEL Group. The data will not be passed on to other third parties in this context. The data will only be used for the processing of your enquiry. The data are comprehensively deleted after your request has been fully processed. The exception is when the data are subject to a statutory retention period or other prescribed retention obligation.
VIII. Cookies, tracking and scripts
Description and scope of the data processing
In order to make our website more attractive to visitors and to enable the use of certain functions, we use 'cookies' on various pages. These are small text files that are stored on your end device. Some of the cookies that we use are deleted after the browser session ends, i.e. after you exit your browser (known as session cookies). Other cookies remain on your end device and allow us to recognize your browser again on your next visit (known as persistent cookies). Cookies cannot be used either to access other files on your computer or to determine your email address.
Most browsers are set up so that they accept cookies automatically. If the standard settings for cookies are saved in your browser, then all the processes will run in the background without you noticing. However, you can change these settings. You can configure your browser so that you are informed about the storage of cookies and can make a decision about whether to accept them on a case-by-case basis, or so that the acceptance of cookies is excluded on a general basis or in particular circumstances. However, some websites (including ours) cannot be used correctly without cookies because these files are needed for processes such as ordering.
Technically necessary cookies
The cookies store and transmit the following data:
Cookies for the purpose of analysis
In this way the following data can be transmitted:
Entered search terms
Frequency with which pages are accessed
Usage of website functions
Legal basis for the data processing
The legal basis for the processing of personal data using cookies is article 6 par. 1 letter f) GDPR.
Purpose of the data processing
We require cookies for the following applications:
Acceptance of language settings
Noting of search expressions
The user data collected by technically necessary cookies is not used to create user profiles. The use of analysis cookies is made for the purpose of improving the quality of our website and its content. The analysis cookies provide us with information about how our website is used and this enables us to continually improve our offer. At this point it is necessary to describe in more detail the exact purpose of the analysis cookies.
This purpose also constitutes the legitimate interest in the processing of the personal data according to article 6 par. 1 letter f) GDPR.
Duration of the storage and possibilities to revoke consent and remove the data
We will not respond to Web browser “do not track” signals. If you would like additional information about online tracking and various opt-out mechanisms, please see
Because we link to social media sites, and from time to time may include third-party advertisements, other parties may collect your personally identifiable information about your online activities over time and across different web sites when you visit this Website.
Please note that not all tracking will stop even if you delete cookies.
With respect to specific tracking mechanisms:
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc, (Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland; "Google"). The use includes the "Universal Analytics" operating mode. This facilitates the assignment of data, sessions and interactions across several devices to a pseudonymous user ID and thus the analysis of a user’s activities across devices.
You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting in your browser, whereby we wish to point out that in this case you may not be able to fully use all of the functions on our website. Furthermore, you can prevent the sending of the personal data based on your use of the website by the cookie (including your IP address) to Google and also the processing of this data by downloading and installing the opt-out cookie available here tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. Opt-out cookies prevent the future recording of your data when you visit this website. In order to prevent the use of Universal Analytics over different devices, you will have to install the opt-out on all of the used systems. Click here to set the opt-out cookie:
Further information on the use of data for advertising purposes by Google and possibilities for settings and revoking your consent is available at the websites of Google:
· ("Use of data by Google when you visit the websites or apps of our partners ")
("Use of data for advertising purposes ")
("Manage information which Google uses to show advertising ")
("Define which advertising Google shows you")
IX. Social bookmarks
Our website has a number of integrated social bookmarks (LinkedIn, YouTube) and Social bookmarks are internet bookmarks which enable users of these services to collect links and news items. The bookmarks placed on our website are merely links to the corresponding services. After clicking on the embedded graphic you are forwarded to the website of the respective provider, i.e. user information is only transferred after that point to the respective provider. Please see the privacy statement of the respective provider for information on your personal data when using the corresponding website.
X. Children and Minors.
We make no active effort to collect personal information from children under the age of 18 and do not wish to receive any such information.
XI. Governing Law and Venue.
This Privacy statement shall be governed and interpreted in accordance with the law of North Carolina. Any dispute arising out of or in connection with this Privacy statement and/or or the Services, including any question regarding its existence, validity or termination, shall be referred to and finally resolved by state or federal courts in accordance with the law of the state of North Carolina.