MeinAuto GmbH appreciates your visit to our website and your interest in our company. The protection of your personal data has a high priority for us. This privacy policy describes how we collect and use personal data. We process personal data when you visit our website in accordance with German and European data protection regulations.

MeinAuto GmbH is the controller for the personal information we process, unless otherwise stated.

MeinAuto Group
Mobility Holding GmbH
Grünwalder Weg 34
D-82041 Oberhaching, Germany

Telephine: +49 89 63266-120
Email: info@meinauto-group.com

You can contact our external data
protection officer at:

activeMind AG
Management- und Technologieberatung
Potsdamer Straße 3
D-80802 Munich, Germany
Telephone: +49 (0)89 / 919294 900
Email: privacy@meinauto-group.com

Collection of general information
when you visit our site

Nature and purpose of the processing:

When you access our website, i.e. even if you do not register or otherwise submit information, information of a general nature is automatically collected. This information (server log files) includes, for example, the type of web browser, the operating system used, the domain name of your Internet service provider, your IP address and the like.
In particular, they are processed for the following purposes:

Ensuring a trouble-free connection to the website
Ensuring the smooth use of our website
Evaluation of system safety and stability

We also reserve the right to subsequently check the server log files if there are concrete indications of illegal use.

Legal basis:

Processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR on the basis of our legitimate interest in improving the stability and functionality of our website.

Recipient:

Recipients of the data may be technical service providers who act as processors for the operation and maintenance of our website. For this purpose, we have concluded data processing agreements with the providers.

Storage period:

The data is deleted as soon as it is no longer required for the purpose of collection. This is generally the case when the respective session has ended.

Provision required or mandatory:

The provision of the aforementioned personal data is neither required by law nor by contract. Without the IP address, however, the service and functionality of our website cannot be guaranteed. In addition, individual services may not be available or restricted. For this reason an objection is excluded.

Use of cookies

Like many other websites, we use so-called “cookies”. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your end device (laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.) by websites that you visit.

Use of technically non-essential cookies

Nature and purpose of the processing:

Cookies may be used on our web pages. We use Cookies to make visiting our website more comfortable or safer. Cookies can also be used to better tailor the services offered on a website to the interests of visitors or to generally improve them on the basis of statistical evaluations.

We use web analysis technologies of the following providers:

  • Google Analytics
  • Google TagManager

Legal basis:

The data is processed on the basis of the user’s consent (Art. 6 (1)(a) GDPR).

Recipient of the data:

Recipients of the data may be technical service providers who act as processors for the operation and maintenance of our website. For this purpose, we have concluded data processing agreements with the providers.

Further recipients and details on the technical functionality of the tools used and information on how you can prevent data transmission (tracking) can be found below.

Storage period:

Please refer to the table below for details.

Third Country Transfer

For details, please refer to the information on the tools used.

Provision required or mandatory

For details, please refer to the information on the tools used.

Provision required or mandatory

The provision of your personal data is voluntary, solely on the basis of your consent. If you prevent access, this may result in functional restrictions on the website.

Revocation of consent

For details, please refer to the information on the analysis tools used.

Profiling

The tracking tools can be used to evaluate the behaviour of visitors to the website and analyse their interests. For this purpose we create a pseudonymous user profile.

Profiling

Name Purpose Validity
_ga Google Analytics Tracking
This cookie is used to uniquely identify users.
2 years
_gat Google Analytics Tracking
This cookie is used to throttle request rate.
24 hours
_gid Google Analytics Tracking
This cookie stores and updates a unique value for each page visited.
24 hours

Profiling

You can delete individual cookies or the entire cookie stock via your browser settings. In addition, you will receive information and instructions on how these cookies can be deleted or their storage blocked in advance. Depending on the provider of your browser, you will find the necessary information under the following links:

Mozilla Firefox:
https://support.mozilla.org/de/kb/cookies-loeschen-daten-von-websites-entfernen

Internet Explorer:
https://support.microsoft.com/de-de/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies

Google Chrome:
https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=de

Opera:
http://www.opera.com/de/help

Safari:
https://support.apple.com/kb/PH17191?locale=de_DE&viewlocale=de_DE

In addition, you can prevent the loading of scripts by default. NoScript allows the execution of JavaScript, Java and other plugins only on trusted domains of your choice. Information and instructions on how to edit this function can be obtained from the provider of your browser (e.g. for Mozilla Firefox: https://addons.mozilla.org/de/firefox/addon/noscript/).

Use of Google Analytics

On our website you can download the Google Tag Manager, a web service of Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View. We use this information to ensure the full functionality of our website. In this context, your browser may transfer personally identifiable information to Google. The data will be deleted as soon as the purpose for which it was collected has been fulfilled.

You can find further information about the handling of the transferred data in the privacy policy of Google Tag Manager: policies.google.com/privacy. You can prevent the collection and processing of your data by Google Tag Manager by deactivating the execution of script code in your browser or by installing a script blocker in your browser (which you can find, for example, at www.noscript.net or www.ghostery.com).

Google processes your data in the USA and has submitted to the EU_US Privacy Shield https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.

Your data protection rights

You can exercise the following rights at any time using the contact details provided by our data protection officer:

  • Information about your data stored with us and their processing (Art. 15 GDPR),
  • Correction of incorrect personal data (Art. 16 GDPR),
  • Deletion of your data stored with us (Art. 17 GDPR),
  • Restriction of data processing if we are not yet allowed to delete your data due to legal obligations (Art. 18 GDPR),
  • Objection to the processing of your data by us (Art. 21 GDPR) and
  • Data transferability if you have consented to data processing or have concluded a contract with us (Art. 20 GDPR).

If you have given us your consent, you can revoke it at any time with effect for the future.
You may at any time file a complaint with a supervisory authority, e.g. the competent supervisory authority of the federal state in which you reside or the authority responsible for us.

A list of the supervisory authorities (for the non-public sector) with their addresses can be found at: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften.

SSL encryption

In order to protect the security of your data during transmission, we use state-of-the-art encryption procedures (e.g. SSL) via HTTPS.

Information about your right of objection according to ART. 21 DSGVO

You have the right, for reasons arising from your particular situation, to object at any time to the processing of your personal data on the basis of Art. 6 (1)(f) GDPR (data processing on the basis of a weighing of interests); this also applies to profiling based on this provision within the meaning of Art. 4(4) GDPR.

If you file an objection, we will no longer process your personal data unless we can prove compelling reasons for the processing worthy of protection which outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing serves the assertion, exercise or defence of legal claims.

The objection can be made in any form with the subject “Objection” under indication of your name, your address or other identification features:

MeinAuto GmbH
Grünwalder Weg 34
DE-82041 Oberhaching
Telephone: +49 (0)89 25549 550
Email: info@meinauto-group.com

Change of our data protection regulations

We reserve the right to adapt this privacy policy so that it always corresponds to the current legal requirements or to implement changes to our services in the privacy policy, e.g. when introducing new services. Your renewed visit will then be subject to the new privacy policy.

Version en3.2 Updated October 16th 2019