Privacy Statement

REPUCOM PRIVACY STATEMENT
This Privacy Statement covers the collection and use of information for this website, http://www.nielsensports.com/ (“this Site”, “our website” or “we”). This Site is published and maintained by RSMG Insights Cooperatief U.A., De Boelelaan 7, 1083 HJ Amsterdam.

 

  1. General

When you visit our website, read an article, contact us or register, data will be collected, there is no other option to this for technical reasons. Data is an important commodity, this issue cannot be taken seriously enough. It is important to us that you know to what extent and for what purpose we collect, process and use your personal data and that we observe the specifications of the Federal German Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the German Teleservices Act (TMG). Our employees are regularly committed to observe data privacy . Please therefore take the time to read through the following privacy notice.

  1. Visit of the website

As soon as your browser contacts the server on which this website is hosted, as previously noted, we begin collecting data for technical reasons.  The following information will be forwarded to the server:

► Type and Version of the browser

► Operating system

► Referrer-URL (the address from which you came to this page)

► Hostname of the accessing computer (IP address and requesting provider)

► Time of the server request

This data cannot be associated with you without any additional technical efforts, which we are not at all interested in having as the operator of this website: There is no comparison of the data stored with other data, data that is stored on the host server shall also not be merged with other data. The data that is stored is regularly deleted after a statistical evaluation.

  1. Registering on the website

This website focuses on its usability and offers you all the functions even if you don’t register as a user, although you have the option to do so.  If you register on our website we will, for example, collect the following data: first name, surname, address, e-mail address, telephone number, job title, company.

  1. Subscription of our newsletter

You can register on our website for our email newsletter, in which we inform you of all the news concerning our latest offers. If you expressly consent, you will also receive our Newsletter by e-mail, sent to the address that you gave to us. There is a link at the end of each newsletter via which you can cancel the newsletter at any time. If you no longer want to subscribe to our newsletter you can also cancel it at any time by sending an e-mail to unsubscribe@repucom.net.

During the registration and confirmation the IP address and the point in time of registration or confirmation are stored to verify the registration.

Where you have expressly granted us consent, we have recorded your consent. According to the Telemedia Act we are obliged to keep the content of users’ consent ready for retrieval at any time. You can withdraw your consent at any time with effect for the future.

Newsletter registration

I would like to subscribe to the free newsletter of Nielsen Sports. The newsletter is sent by e-mail and contains information about new products and offers. My personal data including my e-mail address which is used for the sending of e-mails shall not be passed on to third parties. I can unsubscribe again from this service at any time by clicking on the link at the end of the newsletter, via the e-mail or by sending a letter by standard mail.

  1. Submission of comments

If you submit a comment on our website this will be stored on the host server. Alongside the text of the comment, the associated name , the e-mail address, the IP address, the time of the comment and the address of your website will be stored, if you provided these. Of the data you provide, only the name provided by you, the website stated by you where applicable, and the time of the post will be published with the comment.

  1. Contact form

When you contact us via our web form your query will be stored on the host server. Otherwise your data shall not be passed onto third parties. The first name and surname provided by you, your e-mail address, telephone number, company and job title, the IP address and the point in time of the establishing of contact will be stored alongside text in which you establish contact.

  1. Cookies

This website uses cookies, these are small text files, which your browser stores to make the use of a website simpler, more effective and meaningful. Cookies do not cause any damage, only use up a minimum amount of storage space on your computer and do not contain any viruses.

As a user you can prevent the installation of the cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however we draw your attention to the fact that you may not be able to use all the functions of this website in that case.

  1. Use of personal data

We use your personal data for the purpose of processing and billing for the services for which you contracted or for other purposes linked to this website such as responding to a contact query of yours or sending you the newsletter.

  1. Transfer of personal data to third parties

We store your name, address and, where applicable, the company for which you are working, in a directory. We only forward your data to third parties in accordance with the statutory provisions and to the extent that this is necessary for billing purposes or to render our service. It shall not be forwarded to third parties who contact you with advertising by mail, e-mail or over the phone.

Otherwise your data shall not be forwarded to third parties for other purposes. Another ruling shall only apply if there is a statutory obligation to do so or if this is necessary to assert our rights and in particular to assert claims resulting from the contractual relationship with you. You can object to the transmission of your data to our partners at any time for the purpose of delivering advertising to you online. Please use our contact form to this end (nielsensports.com/contact-us)a.     Web analysis services

We use web analysis tools to constantly adapt our website to the requirements of our users and optimise it for you. To this end we create pseudonymised user profiles and use cookies. You can object to the creation of user profiles at any time. Please use our contact form or send us an e-mail (contactsports@nielsen.com) for your objection.

The information generated concerning your use of this website such as

► Browser type / version;

► Operating system used;

► Referrer-URL (the website previously visited);

► Hostname of the accessing computer (IP address);

► Time of the server request

are transmitted to the server, stored and used there to evaluate the use of the website for the further user-friendly design of the website and for market research purposes. In this process IP addresses are made anonymous, meaning that no individual can be identified with a specific IP address. There is no comparison of the IP address with other data; data that is stored on the host server shall also not be merged with other data. The data that is stored is regularly deleted after a statistical evaluation.

  1. Google Analytics

This website uses the following services of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”): Google Analytics, a web analysis service.

This service uses so-called “Cookies”, text files, which are stored on your computer and make it possible to analyse your use of the website. The information produced by the cookie concerning your use of this website will generally be transmitted to a Google server in the United States and stored there. If the IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will however be shortened in advance by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contractual states of the agreement on the European Economic Area.

Only in exceptional cases will the complete IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the United States and abbreviated there. By order the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports concerning the website activities and to render additional services linked with the use of the website and the Internet for the website operator. The IP address transmitted from your browser by Google Analytics is not merged with other Google data.

You can prevent the storage of the cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however we draw your attention to the fact that you may not be able to use all the functions of this website in that case. You can additionally prevent the recording of the data generated by the cookie and obtained through your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en. Due to the concerns relating to the use of analysis tools with complete IP addresses we draw your attention to the fact that this website uses Google Analytics with the extension “_anonymizep()” so that IP addresses are only processed further in abbreviated form to prevent them being directly linked to a particular individual.

  1. Social media
  2. Facebook

You can inform your friends and acquaintances on Facebook that you like our website by clicking on the Facebook Like button which we have integrated within our website.

Our website uses facebook.com plugins to facilitate the Like button and which are operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (Facebook). The plugins are marked by one of the Facebook logos, blue tile or a thumbs up symbol, or issued with the extension “Facebook Social Plugin”.

If you visit a webpage on our website which contains such a plugin your browser will establish a direct connection with the Facebook servers which directly transmit the content of the plugin to your browser and which are integrated from this within our website. We do not have any influence on the scope of the data that Facebook collects, stores and uses with the aid of such plugins.

Through the integration of the plugins, Facebook obtains the information that you have retrieved the corresponding webpage of our website. If you are logged on with Facebook via your personal user account during your visit of our website, Facebook can assign the visit of the website to this account. If you want to prevent such transmission of data you must log out from Facebook before visiting our website.

If you interact with the plugins, for instance click on the “Like” button or submit a comment, the corresponding information will be directly transmitted from your browser to Facebook and stored there. If you are not logged on with Facebook it is still possible that Facebook will establish your IP address and store it.

To obtain information about the purpose and scope of the data collection, the additional processing and use of the data by Facebook and your rights, and setting options for the protection of your private sphere of your Facebook account please consult the data protection guidelines of Facebook: Link

  1. Google +

You can inform your circles at Google+ that you like our website by clicking on the Google-Plus button which we have integrated within our website.

Our website uses Google+ Plugins  to facilitate this functionality. These are exclusively operated by Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. The plugins are marked without our website by the Google+-Logo or the additional text “+ 1”.

If you visit a webpage on our website which contains such a plugin your browser will establish a direct connection with the Google servers which directly transmit the content of the plugin to your browser and which are integrated from this within our website. We do not have any influence upon the scope of the data that Google collects, stores and uses with the aid of such plugins.

Through the integration of the plugins Google obtains the information that you have retrieved the corresponding webpage of our website. If you are logged on with Google via your personal user account during your visit of our website, Google can assign the visit of the website to this account and link it with member data that has already been stored in accordance with its terms of data use. If you want to prevent such transmission of data you must log out from Google before visiting our website.

If you interact with the plugins, for instance click on the Plus 1 button or submit a comment, the corresponding information will be directly transmitted from your browser to Google and stored there. If you are not logged on with Google it is still possible that Google will establish your IP address and store it.

To obtain information about the purpose and scope of the data collection by Google, the additional processing and use of the data by Google and your rights, and setting options for the protection of your private sphere of your Google-Plus account please consult the data protection guidelines of Google: Link.

  1. Twitter

You can recommend the contents of our website to your followers at Twitter by clicking on the Tweet button which we have integrated within our website.

Our website uses the plugins offered by Twitter Inc., Twitter, Inc. 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA to this end. If you are logged on to your Twitter account, visit contents of our websites which contain such a plugin and you click on the Tweet button, Twitter will generate a tweet from your account which your followers will be notified of and which contains the title of the webpage content and a short address that is generated automatically.

However, the scope of the data transmitted to Twitter is not transparent and cannot be estimated by us as the provider of this website. You can obtain information on this in the Twitter privacy statement: Link. Due to the non-transparent privacy policy please use the privacy settings which you can change in the account settings at http://twitter.com/account/settings with the utmost care.

Data is an important commodity, the subject cannot be taken seriously enough. Therefore please take care with your data. This website is not interested in storing your data beyond the aforementioned data which must be recorded for technical reasons. However, you can obtain information about the data which is stored about you as described above at any time. Simply send us an e-mail. Also please contact us if you have any questions, whether they concern this privacy statement or any other questions. You will find our contact details in the legal section or use the contact form. [LINK TO http://nielsensports.com/contact/]

  1. Security

We make use of appropriate technical and organisational safety measures to protect your personal data that is stored by us against manipulation, partial or complete losses, destruction or unauthorised access of third parties. Our safety measures will be continuously improved in accordance with the latest technological developments.

Java-Applets, Active-X-Controls and Java-Script can be used in the delivery of this website. If you do not want to use this support programmes or active contents for security reasons you can deactivate them in the browser settings.

  1. Information, correction and deletion of data

This website is not interested in storing your data beyond the aforementioned data which must be recorded for technical reasons. However, you can obtain information about the data which is stored about you as described above at any time. Simply send us an e-mail. Also, please contact us if you have any questions, whether they concern this privacy statement or any other questions. You will find our contact details in the legal section or use the contact form. [LINK TO http://nielsensports.com/contact/]

You have a right as a user of our website to be informed of such personal data relating to you that we have stored. If this data is incorrect you can demand its correction, blockage and deletion.

If you want to obtain information about your personal data that is held by us, want to have incorrect information corrected or have it blocked or deleted or have any further questions about the use of your personal then please contact us here:

E-Mail: contactsports@nielsen.com

Click here [LINK TO http://www.nielsen.com/us/en/privacy-policy/nielsen-response-to-do-not-track-signals.html] to learn how we respond to Do-Not-Track signals.

  1. Use of Site by Children

The Site is not intended for children under the age of thirteen (13), and we request that children not provide personal information through the Site. If we become aware that we have collected personal information from a child under the age of 13, we will delete that information from our records.


E-Mail: info@nielsensports.com

We are equally happy to answer any other questions you may have so please just contact us. You can also use our contact form.[LINK TO http://nielsensports.com/contact/]

If you have registered on our website you can delete your account at any time. Please use the corresponding option in the user settings or send us an e-mail (unsubscribe@repucom.net). Please note that your use of our website can be restricted if you delete your account.