Data privacy

Disclaimer

The contents of this website have been researched and edited with utmost care. Nevertheless, errors in the course of processing cannot be excluded. Please send any advice or corrections you may have to Oculus at info(at)oculus.de. Despite our having carefully reviewed these web pages we shall assume no liability for their being correct, complete or up to date. In particular Oculus assumes no liability for any damages or other consequences which may result from the direct or indirect use of the information presented herein. As a content provider Oculus is responsible for the information it makes available for others’ use as defined by the general laws. However, a distinction must be made between the information provided by Oculus itself and cross-references (external links) to information made available by other providers. This third-party content neither originates from Oculus nor does Oculus have the means to influence such third-party content. The content of third-party web pages referred to by Oculus through links does not reflect Oculus’ opinion but merely serves as a source of information and explanation. Oculus assumes no liability for third-party content to which it merely refers as described above. Responsibility for such content rests exclusively with its provider.

Copyright

All content published on this website (text, graphics, illustrations, layout etc.) is protected by copyright. Any use prohibited under copyright law requires prior written consent by the entitled party. This applies in particular to the processing, translation, reproduction, storage, utilisation or inclusion of such content in databases or other electronic media or systems. Downloads and photocopies of web pages are permitted in principle, provided they are used exclusively for personal, private, non-commercial purposes. Any prohibited reproduction or transmission of content or of entire web pages will be prosecuted under civil and criminal law. Copyright © 1999-2016, Oculus. All rights reserved.

Communication via e-mail

Communication via e-mail can be subject to security gaps. For example, e-mails can be intercepted and read by adept internet users on their way to OCULUS co-workers. If we receive an e-mail from you, then we assume that you authorise us to answer by e-mail. Otherwise, we must explicitly request that you use another form of communication. 

Data privacy statement

Access to Oculus’ Internet service

Each time you access Oculus web pages on the Internet this is recorded in a log file. This log file contains the following information:

  • name of the file called up
  • date and time of the call
  • data volume transferred
  • message whether transfer was successful
  • IP address

The information stored in the log file is used for the sole purpose of optimising our Internet service. It will not be passed on to third parties, whether for commercial or non-commercial purposes. IP addresses will only be evaluated in the case of attacks on the internet infrastructure of OCULUS.

In general you can view our website without providing any information about your identity. Storage of personal data and information such as your name, mailing address, telephone number, address, e-mail address and other such data will only take place when you provide it to us voluntarily in order to take advantage of a service provided by our website (e.g., contact requests, registration for newsletters, sending of promotional material). This data will then be processed and used only for the provision of the services you have requested. Furthermore this data will only be processed and used for other purposes (e.g., sending of further information about our company and our products) when you give us your prior approval. Transmission of your personal data to third parties outside of the legally permitted guidelines will not take place.

Contact form

If you send us inquiries using the contact form, the information you provide on the form, including the contact data you enter there, will be stored by us for the purpose of processing your inquiry and in case there are subsequent questions. We will not give this data to anyone else without your permission.

Newsletter data

If you wish to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we require your e-mail address and information which permits us to verify that you are the owner of the provided e-mail address and that you agree to receive the newsletter. No further data will be collected. We will use this data exclusively to send the information you requested and will not pass it on to third parties. You may revoke, at any time, your granted permission for the storage of the data and the e-mail address and its use to send the newsletter, by using the “cancel” link in the newsletter.

Prohibition of e-mail advertising

We hereby prohibit the use of the contact data published as part of our duty to publish a legal notice for the purpose of sending us any advertising or informational materials that we have not expressly requested. The operator of this site expressly reserves the right to legal steps in the event of the unsolicited receipt of advertising information such as through spam mail.

Cookies

Cookies are small data files which are temporarily placed on your hard drive. The information contained in the cookies serves to facilitate navigation, and in some circumstances makes it possible to improve the user-friendliness of a website. Most browsers are currently set in a standard manner such that cookies are automatically accepted. Nonetheless you have the option of setting your browser for a general rejection of cookies or in such a manner that you receive them only after seeing a warning message.

The Data Protection Officer of the OCULUS company

Herr Wolff
Münchholzhäuser Str. 29
D-35582 Wetzlar
Tel. +49 (0)641-2005-0
Fax +49 (0)641-2005-255
E-Mail: h.wolff(at)oculus.de

Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. Please note that in order to improve data protection, this website applies Google Analytics in conjunction with the „_anonymizeIp()“ extension. The latter will remove the last octet of your IP address prior to its storage and processing which precludes the possibility of direct personalized tracking for the purpose of evaluating your website use. You may refuse the placement of Google Analytics cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. In doing this, you will safeguard your right to disagree with any future collection, processing and use of data by Google Analytics. For this purpose, you may install the Google Analytics deactivating add-on for browsers to prevent Google Analytics from storing any information on websites you visited. Click here for further information and hints on downloading and installing the before mentioned deactivating add-on.

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