1. Information about the collection of personal data

(1) In the following paragraphs, we inform you about the collection of personal data while using this website. Personal data are all data that are traceable to you, e.g. name, address, email addresses, user behaviour.

(2) The responsible person according to article 4.7 of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is:

CN Sports GmbH, Otto Heilmannstrasse 9, 82031 Gruenwald, Germany
Email: info@cn-sports.eu
Website: www.cn-sports.eu

(3) When you contact us by email or via a contact form, the data you send us (your email address, your name if included) will be saved by us in order to answer your enquiries. We delete the data resulting from this transaction as soon as it is no longer necessary to save them, or limit the processing of these data if statutory storage obligations apply.

(4) If, for specific functions of our offering, we rely on the services of external service providers or would like to use your data for commercial purposes, we will inform you in detail about the respective procedures below. This also includes the criteria that govern the duration of storage.

2. Your rights

(1) You have the following rights vis-à-vis us, regarding personal data that relate to you:

  • Right to disclosure,
  • Right to correction or deletion,
  • Right to limitation of processing,
  • Right to object to processing,
  • Right to transferability of data.

(2) You also have the right to lodge a complaint with a data protection authority regarding the processing of your personal data by us.

3. Collection of personal data when you visit our website

(1) During mere informational use of our website, i.e. if you do not register or send information to us by another means, we only collect the personal data that your browser sends to our server. When you want to view our website, we collect the following data, which are necessary technical requirements to present our website to you and ensure its stability and security (legal basis is Art 6(1), subparagraph 1, item f GDPR):

  • IP address, whereby the final octet of the IP address is transferred to us in anonymised form
  • Date and time of the request
  • Time-zone difference relative to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
  • Content of the request (specific page)
  • HTTP status code
  • Website that originates the request (referrer)
  • Websites that the user’s system accesses via our website
  • Browser
  • Operating system and its interface
  • Language and version of the browser software.

(2) In addition to the aforementioned data, cookies are also saved on your computer during your visit to our website. Cookies are small text files that are saved on your computer’s hard drive and associated with the browser you use. They enable particular information to reach the operator of the website that creates the cookie (in this case, us). Cookies are not able to execute computer programs or transfer viruses to your computer. They serve to make the internet offering overall more user-friendly and effective.

(3) Use of cookies:

  1. This website uses the following types of cookie, whose scope and functioning are described in the following paragraphs:
    Transient cookies (see b)
    Persistent cookies (see c)
  2. Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser. This includes, in particular, session cookies. These save a so-called session ID, allowing various requests made by your browser to be associated with a single session. In so doing, your computer can be recognised when you return to our website. In addition to these, session cookies include cookies that we use to ensure the correct presentation of the website on the end device you use. The session cookies are deleted when you log out or close the browser.
  3. Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a set duration, which can vary from one cookie to the next. You can delete your cookies at any time through the security settings of your browser.
  4. You can configure your browser setting according to your wishes and, for example, reject third-party or indeed all cookies. However, please be aware that you may not be able to use all functions of this website if you do so.

4. Objection to processing of your data or retraction of consent

(1) If you have consented to the processing of your data, you can retract your consent any time. Such a retraction affects the permissibility of processing of your personal data from the time at which you communicate it to us.

(2) In so far as we justify the processing of your personal data on the grounds of our legitimate interest, you can raise an objection to data processing. This is especially the case where processing is not necessary for performing a contractual obligation to you as described in the following description of functions. In exercising such a right to object, we ask you to provide the reasons why we should refrain from processing your personal data in the manner in which we do so. If you raise an objection with reasons, we will examine the details of the case and either cease, or adjust, the processing of your data, or inform you of the compelling justification for continuing to process your data.

5. Newsletter

(1) By agreeing to the terms, you can subscribe to our press and / or business newsletter, with which we keep you informed of current interesting developments. The advertised goods and services are named in the declaration of consent.

(2) For the purposes of subscription to our newsletter, we use the so-called double opt-in method. This means we send an email after subscription to the email address you provide in which we ask you to confirm that you wish to receive the newsletter. If you do not confirm your subscription within 24 hours, your information will be frozen and automatically deleted after one month. Above and beyond this, we save the IP addresses used and the time of the subscription and confirmation. The aim of this procedure is to prove that you subscribed to the newsletter and, if necessary, to find the cause of a potential misuse of your personal data.

(3) The only required field for receiving the newsletter is your email address. Submitting your name is voluntary and is used to address you personally. After your confirmation, we save your email address for the purpose of sending the newsletter. The legal basis for this is Art 6 (1) 1, item a GDPR.

(4) Your can withdraw your consent to receive the newsletter at any time and unsubscribe from the newsletter. You can carry out this withdrawal by clicking on the link, provided for this purpose, in every newsletter email; by email to newsletter@cn-sports.eu or via a message to the contact details provided on the imprint page.

6. Use of Google Analytics

(2) The IP address transferred from your browser through the use of Google Analytics is not combined with other data belonging to Google.

(3) You can prevent cookies from being saved by changing the appropriate setting in your browser software; however, we draw your attention to the fact that you may not be able to use all of the functions otherwise provided by this website. In addition, you can prevent the collection of personal data that are generated by the cookie and relate to your use of this website (including your IP address) by Google, as well as the processing of these data by Google, by downloading and installing the plugin that is accessible via the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

(4) This website uses Google Analytics with the “_anonymizeIp()” extension. Thus, IP addresses are processed in truncated form and the possibility of associating it to an individual person is excluded. As soon as the data collected by you become personally identifiable, they are deleted immediately and the personal data are thus deleted without delay.

(5) We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website and carry out regular improvements. Using the statistics thus acquired, we can improve our offering and make it more interesting for you as a user. For exceptional cases in which personal data are transmitted to the USA, Google has subjected itself to the EU-US Privacy Shield, https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework-
The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics is provided by Art 6(1) 1 supbaragraph 1 item f GDPR.

(6) Information of the third-party provider: Google Dublin, Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1) 436 1001. Terms and conditions: http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html
Overview of data protection: http://www.google.com/intl/de/analytics/learn/privacy.html
As well as the data protection statement: http://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy.


7. Facebook-, Custom Audiences und Facebook-Marketing-Dienste („Facebook Pixel“)

We use so-called “Facebook pixels” of the social network Facebook on our website due to our legitimate interests in analysis, optimization and economic operation of our online offer, which is operated by Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA, or if you are based in the EU, Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbor, Dublin 2, Ireland is operated.

This procedure enables us to analyze and optimize the effectiveness of Facebook advertisements for statistical purposes and market research. The data collected is anonymous to us. If we should transmit data to Facebook for comparison purposes, it will be encrypted locally in your browser and only then sent to Facebook. This is done solely for the purpose of comparing it with the data that is equally encrypted by Facebook.

The data is stored and processed on Facebook. Facebook can establish a connection to the respective user profile and use data for its own advertising purposes. Please note the relevant Facebook data protection guidelines in this regard (https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/). The data collected can also enable Facebook and its partners to place target group-based advertising on and outside of Facebook. For this purpose, a cookie can be saved on your computer. You can revoke your consent using the following link: www.facebook.com/ads/website_custom_audiences/.

Facebook is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement and thereby offers a guarantee to comply with European data protection law, see https: //www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.


8. Instagram

CN Sports GmbH operates a social media offering on Instagram. The website contains links to this Instagram offer. Functions and content of the Instagram service can also be integrated on the CN Sports GmbH website. These functions are offered by Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA.

If you would like to know how Instagram uses your data, please read the privacy policy at https://help.instagram.com/519522125107875. You can change your Instagram privacy settings in your account settings.

For users from the European Union: The use of Instagram is in the interest of an appealing presentation of our social media appearances and to make it easier to find the places we have indicated on the website as well as the use of the data for marketing and targeting purposes. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR.