Every access to the Internet Services of the German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (GACC), Office for the Western United States is recorded in a server log file. In this server log file the following data will be recorded for a maximum time of three months:
The recorded data will be analyzed for the improvement of our Internet Services. If you order any informational, newsletters or brochures, we will ask for your name and other information. You may decide on your own if you want to give this information. It will be recorded on specially secured servers in Germany. The access is reserved to special authorized persons dealing with technical, commercial or editorial support or maintenance of the servers.
Data that are kept as a result of a visit to German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (GACC), Office for the Western United States sites will only be transferred to third parties if this is obligatory under law or pursuant to a court order, or if the transfer is necessary for criminal or civil proceedings due to attacks on the GACC’s Internet infrastructure. We do not sell, rent or give away personal information to third parties for commercial or non-commercial purposes. If you order informational material, we will use your personal information only within the GACC and the companies who are contracted to undertake the printing and shipping. We do not forward your information to third parties without your explicit consent.
On some sites cookies are used. We cannot always notify you of this. Most browsers are automatically set to accept cookies. You can deactivate the cookies in your browser or change the settings so that the cookies are only saved for the duration of the Internet session.
Persons under the age of 18 may not submit data to us without the permission of their parents or legal guardians. We do not request personal data from minors. We do not knowingly collect such data and do not forward it to third parties.
Our Internet sites contain links to websites of other providers. We cannot guarantee that such providers abide by the confidential data regulations.
For further information relating to the treatment of personal data in the German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (GACC), Office for the Western United States please feel free to contact us:
German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (GACC)
Office for the Western United States
One Embarcadero Center, Suite 1060
San Francisco, CA 94111
Tel: +1 (415) 248 1240
Fax: +1 (415) 627 9169