MBtech Group GmbH & Co. KGaA
Posener Str. 1
Tel. 07031/ 686-3000
Pers. liable shareholder: MBtech Verwaltungs-GmbH, Sindelfingen
Managing Directors: Dr. Wolfram Motz, Henry Kohlstruck
Commercial Register Stuttgart, No.: HRB 731774 and HRB 727997
VAT registration number: DE 81 15 86 031
Legal notices and terms
CopyrightsCopyright 2006 MBtech Group GmbH & Co. KGaA, hereafter MBtech. All Rights Reserved. The text, images, graphics, sound files, animation files, video files and their arrangement are all subject to Copyright and other intellectual property protection. These objects may not be copied for commercial use or distribution, nor may these objects be modified or reposted to other sites. Some MBtech Internet sites also contain material that is subject to the copyright rights of their providers.
Unless otherwise indicated, all marks displayed on MBtech Internet sites are subject to the trademark rights of MBtech and/or Daimler AG; this applies especially to its model name plates, and its corporate logos and emblems.
MBtech has thought to achieve an innovative and informative Internet site. We hope that you will be as enthusiastic as we are about this creative effort. However, you also need to understand that MBtech must protect their Intellectual Property, including their patents, trademarks and copyrights. Accordingly, you are hereby on notice that neither this Internet site, nor any material contained therein shall in any way grant or be taken to grant any person a license to MBtech’s Intellectual Property.
Cautions regarding forward-looking statements
A number of Internet pages contain things forwardlooking statements that reflect the MBtech management’s views. The words "anticipate", "estimate", "expect", "intend" and "plan" on these Internet pages serve to identify forward-looking statements. Such statements are forward-looking statements that reflect MBtech's current views with respect to future events and are subject to risks and uncertainties. MBtech does not intend or assume any obligation to update any forward-looking statements.
No Warranties or Representations
The information and details on this Internet site are provided by MBtech "as is" and to the extent permitted by law, are provided without warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, including but not limited to any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for any particular purpose, or non infringement. While the information provided is believed to be accurate, it may include errors or inaccuracies.
This Internet site contains links to external sites on the Internet. We would like to point out that we have no control over the design and content of the sites. Therefore we are not responsible for the topicality, correctness and completeness or quality of the information provided. As such we herewith distance ourselves from all of the contents of these pages. This explanation applies to all of the links to external pages and contents included on our Internet pages.
MBtech appreciates your visit to this web site and your interest in our company and products. Your privacy is important to us and we want you to feel comfortable visiting our sites.
The data protection pertains to personal data. Pursuant to § 3 paragraph 1 of the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG), this is data related to the personal or material relationships of a specific or specifiable natural person. This includes information such as name, address, e-mail address or telephone number, for example, or other usage data such as your IP address.
The protection of your privacy in the processing of your personal data is an important concern to which we pay special attention during our business processes. Personal data collected during visits to our Web sites are processed by us according to the legal provisions valid for the countries in which the Web sites are maintained. The MBtech Web sites may include, however, links to Web sites from other providers which are not covered by this privacy statement.
Collection and Processing of Personal Data
Upon visiting our websites, our web servers store the name of your Internet service provider, the website from which you visited us, our websites which you visit along with the date and duration of the visit by default. Additional personal data is only saved if you provide this data through your own actions, such as during registration, as part of a survey, a competition or the fulfillment of a contract.
In general, there is no need for you to provide personal data in order to use our website. However, in order to actually provide our services and make full use of our range of offerings, we may require your personal data. This applies both to the provision of information material or ordered goods and also in order to respond to individual enquiries.
If you commission us with the provision of a service or delivery of goods, then we collect and store your personal data only to the extent required for the provision of the service or the fulfillment of the contract. In such cases, it may be necessary to pass on your personal data to companies which we utilize to provide the service or fulfill the contract. These companies consist of transport companies or other services, for example. If we perform any of the activities or provide services described hereinafter or other activities or services, we would like to collect and store your personal data and will request your explicit permission at the corresponding location on our website:
- Delivery of the newsletter
- Competition participation
- Entry in databases or
- Customization of our website
- Additional services and offerings whose data collection requires your express permission.
After the complete fulfillment of the contract, your data is blocked and deleted after the expiry of the storage periods stipulated by tax law and commercial law, provided that you have not explicitly approved any additional use of the data for other purposes.
If you have registered your e-mail address for our newsletter, we will also utilize your e-mail beyond the fulfillment of the contract for our own advertising purposes until such times as you cancel the newsletter subscription.
Use and Disclosure of Personal Data and Purpose Specification
MBtech will use your personal data for the purpose of technical administration of the Web sites, customer administration, product surveys and marketing, only to the extent necessary in each specific case.
We will only disclose your data to governmental authorities in cases where it is required by law. Our employees, agencies, and retailers are obliged by us to respect confidentiality.
We observe the principle of purposeful data usage and collect, process and store your personal data only for those purposes of which you have informed us. Your data is not forwarded to third parties without your express permission where this is not essential for the provision of the service or the fulfillment of the contract. Furthermore, data is only passed on to authorized state institutions and authorities within the scope of the mandatory legal information obligations or in such cases in which we are obliged to provide this information as a result of a judicial decision.
In order to process your online application we will record, process and use data relating to your person. Naturally we will treat your data with the utmost confidentiality in accordance with legal regulations. You application will be processed and saved in a database from the MBtech group exclusively for use in processing your online application. Following the end of the application process data relating to your person will be deleted unless you explicitly authorise that they be saved for a longer period of time. Upon transferring your documents you thereby agree that your application be examined with regard to other job vacancies and forwarded to those people involved in the associated application process. You possess the right to request information about your data saved by the MBtech Group at any time. As such we will provide you with information as to which data are saved by us at any time. Should you wish to alter, supplement or withdraw your application, we ask that you inform us thereof. Please send an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org. By sending us your application, you thereby consent to the electronic processing of your data.
Freedom of Choice
We should like to use your data to inform you about our products and services and where applicable request your opinion. Naturally your participation is completely voluntary. Should you not consent, you can inform us at any time by postal letter, so that we can specifically prohibit the use of your data accordingly. Please refer to local Brand site services for further instructions.
Data collection via Google Analytics
Our website utilizes Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. Google analytics utilizes "cookies". These are text files which are saved on your computer and enable the analysis of your use of the website. For example, information such as the operating system, browser, your IP address, the website previously accessed (referrer URL) along with the date and time of your visit to our website is recorded. The information about the use of our website generated by this text file is transferred to a server owned by Google (in the USA) and saved there. Google uses this information in order to analyses your use of our website in order to compile reports about website activity for the website owner and provide additional services associated with the website usage and Internet usage. Google will also pass on this information to third parties to the extent that this is legally required or to the extent that third parties process this data on behalf of Google. This usage is anonymous or pseudo-anonymous. More detailed information is available directly from Google www.google.com/intl/de/privacypolicy.html
Google utilizes the DoubleClick DART cookie
Users can activate the use of the DART cookie by accessing the data protection provisions of Google's advertising network and content advertising network.
In this case, no direct personal information pertaining to the user is saved but rather only the IP address. This information serves to automatically recognize you the next time you visit our website and simplify the navigation. For example, cookies enable us to adapt a website to your interest or save your password so that you are not required to enter upon every visit.
Naturally, you may also view our website without cookies. If you do not wish your computer to be recognized, you may prevent the storage of cookies on your hard drive by adjusting your browser settings to "Do not accept cookies". Please see the instructions for your specific browser for the details as to how this functions. However, if you do not accept any cookies this may restrict the functions of our offerings.
You can prevent the installation of cookies by means of the corresponding settings of your Internet browser. To do this you must deactivate the storage of cookies by your Internet browser. Please see the user instructions for your Internet browser for more detailed information.
MBtech uses technical and organizational security measures in order to protect the data we have under our control against accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or against access by unauthorized persons. Our security procedures are continually enhanced as new technology becomes available.
Right of access and right of rescission
You shall receive access to your data which we have stored at any time, without specifying reasons and free of charge. You may block, correct or have deleted your data which we have stored at any time. Furthermore, you may also withdraw the permission to collect and utilize data without specifying reasons at any time. To do so, please use the contact address specified in the imprint. We are available to answer any further questions that you may have about our data protection information and the processing of your personal data at any time.
Our data protection provisions may change at regular intervals. Your rights shall not be excessively restricted as a result thereof without your permission. All changes to the data protection terms shall be published on this website. If necessary, we shall inform you via e-mail in the event of significant changes.