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KSA-International e.V.

Kavalierspad 2
1. Vorstand Michael Recktenwald
26465 Langeoog

 

Representative:

Michael Recktenwald

Contact:

phone:

+49 4972-383

Fax:

+49 4972-1580

E-Mail:

CEO@ksa-international.org

Mail:  KSA International e.V.
Postfach 15 44
82455 Garmisch Partenkirchen
Germany

U-ID:

DE249812953

Copyright Notes

The KSA accepts no responsibility for the accuracy, reliability or completeness of the contents. All texts, contents and pictures on this website are protected by copyright or by the law on trade marks. The web-site only serves for general information. Data transmissions in the Internet has hidden risks. Therefore, do not send confidential information without using an encryption or security program. No warranty for accuracy, reliability or completeness! The KSA can accept no liability, especially for possible damages or consequences, which might result from using this web-site.

Liability Notes

Although the KSA has taken all reasonable care in checking and updating the information on its web-site, the KSA accepts no responsibility for the accuracy, reliability or completeness of the information provided. This is especially valid for all (direct or indirect) links to other web-sites. The information provided may be expanded, removed or changed without prior notice.

Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting our website and for your interest in the things we do at the KSA The protection of your personal sphere when using our website is of great concern to us. Therefore, we act in compliance with the applicable statutory provisions for the protection of personal data and data security, particularly with regard to the telecommunications media and the German Data Protection Act. From the following information, you will learn for which websites the Privacy Policy applies, which data we collect and use, what rights you have of access to personal data, etc.

Scope of Application

This Privacy Policy applies to the use of the website (hereafter to be known as “KSA Website”) offered by the Kitesurf and Snowkite Association (hereafter to be known as “KSA”). This Privacy Policy does not apply to the websites of other service providers who are solely linked to the KSA-website.

Personal Data

Personal Data is data regarding personal or business details of a certain person or on a certain date determinable individual person, such as name, address, your bank account number, passport or telephone number, driver’s license number, and email address. Non-personal Data is, in contrast, data with which the ascertainment of your actual identity is not possible. This includes for example, information of your gender, which browser you use or which sports you prefer.

Anonymity

You will remain anonymous when using the KSA-website, as long as you have not voluntarily given us personal data for our use. The only exception to this policy is represented by the temporary compulsory automatic storage of your IP-number. Full particulars are given below.

Mode, scope and purpose of data collection and use of your personal data.

We collect and use your personal data primarily for the following purposes.

Automatic data collection, and use of the following personal data.
We automatically collect information from everyone who visits the KSA-websites regarding the IP-number assigned to your computer when you access the internet, which browser and operating system you use and which websites you have previously viewed. This data is stored in so-called log files on the web server. At the same time, the IP-number is considered to be personal data. For the protection against misuse of our own computer system, it is required to store the IP-number of site visitors for a temporary period of time. If we need to draw upon the log files in order to compose a user profile, or for the purpose of advertising, market research or further design of our websites, then the IP-number will previously be made anonymous. Otherwise, the IP-number will be erased from the log files. As a result, your IP-number remains anonymous even during the automatic collection and temporary storage of your IP-number.

Google Analytics
This website uses Google analytics, a web-analysis service of Googe Inc. („Google“) Google Analytics uses so-called “Cookies”, text data that is stored on your computer and enables analysis of website use. The information provided by the cookies regarding your use of this website (including your IP-Address) is transferred and stored to a Google server. Google uses this information to analyse your use of the website, to compile Website activity reports for the website operators and to provide additional website- and Internet-linked services. If the situation should arise, Google will also share this information with a third party, provided this is stipulated by law or if the third party processes the information on behalf of Google. Google will never show your IP-Address in connection with other data from Google. You can also prevent the installation of cookies by a corresponding adjustment of your browser software; we caution you however, that in this case you will not be able to fully utilise all the functions of the website. With the use of this website, you declare your consent of the data collection performed by Google in the manner described above and consent of the purpose of the data collection.

Other collection and uses of personal data
Incidentally, other than the collection and uses of personal data mentioned in Nr. 4 a), we collect and use your data only when you have freely offered it to us and it is legally permitted or you have given express consent.

Collection and use of your personal data for the purpose of advertising, market research and for the further design of our websites is only permissable with your specific consent. In the interest of maintaining customer relationships, we use your personal data now and then for advertising and market research purposes, and for the need-driven re-design of our website. However, as a matter of course, we will always request this information beforehand under specifications of the collection- and/or use of the personal data and request your express consent.

Dissemination, selling or transfer of your personal data to a third party is forbidden.

Revocation of consent for the collection and use of your personal data:

You have the possibility at any time in the future of revoking your express consent in the collection and use of your personal data. Please refer to the point mentioned below.

Use of Cookies

We normally use so-called session cookies on the KSA-websites, for filing technical data in the storage of your browser. This data is not personal data and is erased when you close your browser. If we should want to store personal data in a Cookie, which seldom happens, we must first obtain your express consent.

Prevention of the filing of Cookies

Although Cookies are only relevant for data privacy when stored in your personal data, many internet users remain skeptical of these small data packages. We would like to inform you that you should also protect respectively view the content of Cookies. Current browsers provide you with different functions for this, and with the help of your browser you can inform yourself in depth. For example, you can set your internet-browser so that all cookies are automatically blocked, or so that you are warned before a cookie is stored. However, we inform you that owing to circumstances, a functional limitation can therefore be associated with the use of the KSA-website and the websites of other service providers.

Security Measures

KSA meets the technical and organizational security measures in order to protect your personal data from loss or misuse. Thus, your data is stored in a secure operations environment which is not accessible to the public. If you would like to contact KSA by email, we must inform you that the confidentiality of this information cannot be guaranteed. The contents of emails can – just as with a postcard – be viewed by a third party. We therefore recommend sending personal information to us by post.

Access Rights

Upon request, we will gladly share with you any of your personal data which we have stored, if indeed we have any. Please refer to the site listed below.

Changes and Deletion of Personal Data

If you want to change or erase your personal data, please refer to the location named below. Basically, we erase your personal data as soon as we have accomplished our data requirements. However, normally your personal data is erased as soon as we have obtained the information necessary for our purposes which was originally stored. We must point out that owing to circumstances due to legal storage- and accounting-responsibilities, we may not yet erase your data. In this case however, you still have the right to disable the data.

Changes in the privacy policy

The rapid technological development of the internet and the changes in law and jurisdiction with regard to privacy policies have made it necessary for us to alter our privacy policy from time to time in order to meet the new requirements. Please note the current Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy was updated on 11.04.2011