Paramount Data Management GmbH, Neubruchstraße 4, 85774 Unterföhring, Germany (in the following “we” or “Paramount”) collects, uses and stores your personal data in accordance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the German Data Protection Act (“Bundesdatenschutzgesetz”) and the German Telemedia Act (“Telemediengesetz”). Personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. Below we inform you about the type, extent and purpose of the collection and use of personal data.
Collection and Processing of Data
In accordance with Art. 6 (1) point (f) GDPR, our website uses so-called cookies in order to make available personalized functions and in order to analyze your use of our website. A cookie is a small file which stores certain information about a user’s access device (PC, Tablet, Smartphone etc.) on such device. When such device accesses our server’s website, the server receives such cookies. The server can evaluate the information stored in the cookie by different methods. Cookies enable e.g. personalizing advertisement according to the collected user behavior and collecting statistical data of the use of the website. You may accept or disable cookies via your browser settings. However if you disable cookies you may potentially not be able to use all interactive functions of our website.
If a user of our website has provided us personal data (e.g. via a contact form) we store and use this data for the processing of the user’s query only. The user has the right to withdraw his or her consent at any time.
Creation of Customer Account
The use of our services is subject to a creation of a customer account. For the creation of an account the applicant must provide certain mandatory information as specified by us. Such information may include the full name and address of the applicant, a value added tax identification number (if applicable), a billing address, a contact person, a valid email address, and any other information reasonably requested by Paramount. If you apply for the creation of a customer account and we create a customer account for you, we store and use the data provided by you for the sole purpose of performing and managing the service contracts between you and us.
Embedding of third party services and contents
We may embed third party content on our website, e.g. YouTube videos, maps via google, RSS-feeds or graphics from other websites. In order to display the contents, the content providers perceive the user’s IP address. We have no influence on the storage and further use of the IP address by third party providers.
In accordance with the Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2016/1250 of 12 July 2016 transfers from a controller or processor in the European Union to organisations in the U.S. that have self-certified their adherence to the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework Principles with the Department of Commerce and have committed to comply with them are allowed. Google has self-certified its adherence to the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework Principles and has committed to comply with them.
In case of activation of the IP anonymization on this website, Google will shorten the IP address beforehand for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. The IP anonymization is active on this website. On behalf of Paramount Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider.
You can opt-out to the creation of a user profile, Hotjar’s storing of data about your usage of our site and Hotjar’s use of tracking cookies on other websites by following this opt-out link.
Rights of Data Subject
Requests for access to and rectification or erasure of personal data or restriction of processing may be directed to the email or post address stated in our website’s imprint (pdm-automotive.com).
Each data subject has the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority of the alleged infringement if the data subject considers that the processing of personal data relating to him or her infringes the GDPR.
Period of Data Storage
We process and store personal data only for the period, which is required to meet the purpose of processing, or as long and to the extent as statutory laws require us to process and/or store such data.
If the purpose of processing does not apply anymore and the applicable statutory retention requirement expires, we will as a matter of routine erase data or restrict the processing of data in accordance with the applicable statutory laws.