rapidea-records ® Statement on privacy
01. The rapidea-records ® Music and Stories Downloadshop and in particular its owner, operator and staff and all contractors associated with the shop system observe and comply with the specifications of the Federal Data Protection Law (BDSG), the German Telemedia Act (TMG) and all other statutory provisions relating to data protection.
02. In order to make the use of our website as user-friendly, efficient and secure as possible for our visitors and clients, the rapidea-records ® Music and Stories Downloadshop employs 'cookies'. These are tiny text files that are stored on the user's computer and are standard practice in e-commerce. These files are not viruses or trojans and cannot inflict harm on your computer.
03. Visitors or customers of the rapidea-records ® Music and Stories Downloadshop could set their browser in their own responsibility as follows: a) Cookies are blocked in principle, b) Cookies are announced to them and, where appropriate, allowed by them on their request in individual cases or c) as "session cookies", cookies are automatically deleted from your computer after the end of your visit.
04. Whenever you visit the web pages of the rapidea-records ® Music and Stories Downloadshop providers statistic program saves the information - browser type, browser version, operating system, the URL of the site visited previously, the host name of the computer, IP address and date and time of the server enquiry - that has been sent from you over your browser to the provider or server used by us. After evaluation by a statistic program working on the server, the information are automatically deleted. The calculated statistik data is saved in anonymised form. This all is so that we can best attune our software, internet presentation and content to our customer needs and interests.
05. In registering with the rapidea-records ® Music and Stories Downloadshop and entering your private data (email address, name, address, password), you do so of your own free will and to do business with us. The personal information (name, address, email address), to which we have access when you order items, is used by us only for the purposes of processing your order, allowing you unimpeded access to your personal account, linking the confirmation of your payment to your account, releasing the ordered files after receipt of payment, giving you access to your download area and allowing you to download the released files. We will only pass your personal data on to third parties in cases where the information is required for the processing of orders initiated by you or the settling of legal issues or tax legally bound or where we are compelled to by law or by official or judicial order. We will not use your private data for other purposes in principle.
06. In the rapidea-records ® Music and Stories Downloadshop we take all appropriate measures and use all standard procedures to ensure the protection of your data. These measures and procedures are in line with the latest advances in knowledge and technology and are effective in preventing abuse by third parties.
07. We have loaded the rapidea-records ® Music and Stories Downloadshop onto the server of a provider, on the server you also load and save your data on your own responsibility, whose operator complies with all legal and technical requirements in respect of quality and data security and as written and guaranteed on his homepage www.alfahosting.de.
08. As the provider of our payment system we at the rapidea-records ® Music and Stories Downloadshop have engaged a partner who complies with all legal and technical requirements in respect of quality and data security and, on his own website www.paypal.com, pledges and guarantees to do so and take full responsibility for complying in this regard.
09. The administrator, programmer and web designer of rapidea-records ® Music and Stories Downloadshop have built the shop system in line with state-of-the-art technology and in compliance with all legal requirements. They regularly monitor the functioning of the system to ensure that data exchange, storage and backup always meet the technical requirements of the day and comply with current data protection specifications.
10. As a customer of the rapidea-records ® Music and Stories Downloadshop you are entitled, and able, at any time, to obtain information regarding the data held by us relating to your person, the origin of this data, the parties to this data, the purpose of storing this data, to correct or delete the data entered by you and to revoke any affirmed or tacitly accepted consent to your data being collected and used. You need not give reasons for ascertaining or requesting any of the foregoing. If this information is not strictly necessary for the settlement and completion of the order process you have initiated, or where appropriate, for enforcement or defense, or if we are under no legal, tax or regulatory or judicial authority to retain it in the same manner we arrange the deletion or correction.
11. You can correct or delete your private data held by us yourself by making the relevant adjustments within your personal account. Requests for information or notices of revocation of an affirmed or tacitly accepted consent to your data being collected and used should be directed by letter to the following address:
rapidea-records ® Music and Stories Downloadshop
Dr. Ingo Bruchhold
12. The rapidea-records ® Music and Stories Downloadshop processes private data on a server. This server may be located in a country other than the one in which you live and from where you access the pages of the download shop.
13. The German version of this "Statement on data protection" is the legally binding text. The English-language
14. Should sections of this Statement on data protection be or become invalid or be found not to apply, they shall be replaced or supplemented by clauses that reflect current legal stipulations regarding data protection.
15. Any alterations to this "Statement on data protection" must be in writing and will, where relevant, be published, along with the date of alteration, in the rapidea-records ® Music and Stories Downloadshop in a location that is easily accessible.
Dr. Ingo Bruchhold