Data Protection

Information about visits to the LMT GmbH & Co. KG website (date, time, pages viewed) may be stored on our server. These data are not personal data and are stored in an anonymous form. They are used solely and exclusively for statistical purposes. They are not disclosed to third parties, neither for commercial nor non-commercial purposes.

In addition, data may be stored on the website user’s computer. Such data are known as “cookies”. They serve to simplify the user’s access to the site. However, it is possible for the user to disable this function in his/her Web browser. The disabling of this function may result in limitations on the usability of our website.

LMT GmbH & Co. KG expressly points out that data transmission via the Internet (e.g., during e-mail communications) has security gaps and cannot be completely protected against third-party access.

The use of the LMT GmbH & Co. KG contact data – in particular the telephone/fax numbers and the e-mail addresses – for commercial advertising is expressly not allowed unless LMT GmbH & Co. KG has given its prior written consent or business contact already exists. LMT GmbH & Co. KG and any and all persons mentioned on this website hereby object to any and every commercial use and disclosure of their data.

This website 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 website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization of this website, Google will truncate your IP address within Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement in the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to a Google server in the USA where it's shortened.

On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and Internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address provided by your browser as part of Google Analytics 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 in this case you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore, you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data generated by the cookie related to your use of the website (including your IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under (https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB).

Further information can be found under http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de or under http://www.google.com/intl/de/analytics/privacyoverview.html (general information on Google Analytics and data protection). Please note that on this website, Google Analytics is supplemented by the code "gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

We use products and services of WiredMinds (www.wiredminds.de) for marketing and optimization purposes on this website. These products and services collect, process and store data and use it to create usage profiles under a pseudonym. These usage profiles are fully anonymized where possible and appropriate. This may be achieved using cookies. Cookies are small text files that are stored in the Internet browser of the user and that are used to recognize repeat visitors. We transfer the data we collect about you, which may also include personal data, to WiredMinds or WiredMinds gathers this data directly. WiredMinds is entitled to use information that you leave behind by visiting our Web sites to create anonymized usage profiles. The data collected shall not be used to personally identify visitors to this website without the express permission of the party affected and shall not be merged with personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym. Any IP addresses recorded are anonymized immediately by deleting the last number block. Permission to collect, process and store data in the future may be revoked at any time.


Exclude from website tracking

Use of Facebook
This website uses social plugins (“plugins”) provided by the social network facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The plugins are identifiable by a Facebook logo (grey letter "f" on blue background or a "thumb up icon") or they are marked with the addition “Facebook Social Plugin”. For a full list of all Facebook social plugins and what they look like please see: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins 

When you visit a page of our website that contains a such a plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to Facebook servers after activation of the Facebook button. Facebook directly transfers the plugin content to your browser which embeds the latter into the website. After activation of the button we have no influence on the amount of data gathered by Facebook using the plugin and inform you according to our state of knowledge:

The embedded plugins and activation of the button provide Facebook with the information that you have accessed the corresponding page of our website. If you are logged into Facebook, your visit can be assigned to your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for example by clicking “Like”, or entering a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored by it. Even if you are not a member of Facebook, there is possibility that Facebook identifies you IP address and stores it. According to Facebook, Facebook only stores anonymized IP addresses in Germany.

For the information on the purpose and scope of data collection, processing and usage by Facebook, as well as your rights in this respect and settings options for protecting your privacy please see the data protection information of Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/policy.

If you are a Facebook member and do not want Facebook to connect the data concerning your visit to our website with your member data already stored by Facebook, please log off Facebook before entering our website.

Further you can block Facebook social plugins by using add-ons for your browser, like the "Facebook Blocker".


Use of Xing social plugins
This site uses the social plugins ("plugins") of the xing.com social networking site operated by XING AG, Gänsemarkt 43, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. The button can be identified by the gray "x" symbol on a black background.

When you visit a page of our website that contains a such a button, your browser establishes a direct connection to Xing servers after activation of the Xing button. Xing directly transfers the content of the "x" button to your browser which embeds the latter into the website. The provider has no control over the amount of data that Xing collects via the button after the user clicks on it.

Thanks to the integration of the plugin, Xing knows that you have accessed the relevant page of our website. If you are logged in to Xing, Xing can recognize you based on your Xing account and record your visit. For the information on the purpose and scope of data collection and processing and usage by Xing, as well as your rights in this respect and settings options for protecting your privacy please see the data protection information of Xing.


Use of LinkedIn social plugins
This site uses the social plugins ("plugins") of the linkedin.com social networking site ("LinkedIn") operated by LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
The button can be identified by the gray "in" symbol on a black or gray background.

When a user accesses a web page on this site that features one of these buttons, the browser establishes a direct connection with LinkedIn's servers as soon as the LinkedIn button is pressed. LinkedIn then transfers the content of the "in" button directly to the user's browser, which integrates the content into the website. The provider has no control over the amount of data that LinkedIn collects via the button after the user clicks on it.

Thanks to the integration of the plugin, LinkedIn knows that you have accessed the relevant page of our website. If you are logged in to LinkedIn, LinkedIn can recognize you based on your LinkedIn account and record your visit. For the information on the purpose and scope of data collection and processing and usage by LinkedIn, as well as your rights in this respect and settings options for protecting your privacy please see the data protection information of LinkedIn.

Source: Rechtsanwalt Thomas Schwenke - I LAW it 

Special Terms and Conditions of Use
If and when special terms and conditions for isolated instances of utilization of this website deviate from above, an express notice will be made at the relevant point. In this case, the special terms and conditions of use apply to the individual case.

General Terms and Conditions
Our Terms and Conditions of Purchasing and Terms and Conditions of Sales are available for download under "Documents & Downloads" of LMT TOOLS.

Source: Disclaimer from www.juraforum.de and www.connektar.de