This policy is effective since April 1, 2011.
The responsible agency (the 'data controller' of your personal information) in the sense of German Federal Data Protection Law is mobile.international GmbH (hereafter: mobile.de), Albert-Einstein-Ring 2-6, D-14532 Kleinmachow-Dreilinden.
Binding Corporate Rules
You can browse our sites without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. Once you give us your personal information, you are not anonymous to us.
If you choose to provide us with personal information, you are consenting to the transfer and storage of that information on our servers in the Federal Republic of Germany and at various customer and operations centers around the world such as Romania and the United States.
We collect and store the following personal information:
We use users' personal information, where applicable in anonymous or pseudonymous form, to:
You may at any time with future effect oppose to the use of your personal information in a pseudonymous form for marketing, market research purposes or for a demand-oriented design of our website by e-mailing to email@example.com
We don’t sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. We may disclose personal information to respond to legal requirements, enforce our policies, respond to claims that a posting or other content violates other’s rights, or protect anyone’s rights, property, or safety (for example, if you submit false contact details or impersonate another person, we may pass your personal information to any aggrieved third party, their agent or to any law enforcement agency). We may also share personal information with:
Members of the eBay Inc. corporate family — like eBay or PayPal — to provide joint content and services (like registration, transactions and customer support), to help detect and prevent potentially illegal acts and violations of our policies, and to guide decisions about their products, services and communications. Members of our corporate family will use this information to send you marketing communications only if you’ve requested their services.
Information you provide to others
Please note, information posted on mobile is obviously publicly available and thus disclosed to other users of mobile.de.
Also, in the context of a transaction, you may need to provide others with personal and financial information to complete transactions. We cannot guarantee the privacy or security of your information you provide directly to other users of mobile.de and therefore we encourage you to evaluate the privacy and security policies of your trading partner before entering into a transaction and choosing to share your information.
Information of others you provide to us
If you provide mobile.de with the personal information of others, you are responsible for compliance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act (BDSG) and other data protection provisions. You may provide only personal information for which you have the necessary consent and authorization to do so. Such information will be used in accordance with the data protection provisions as a data processing on behalf and for the purposes as detailed in this policy (such as to respond to legal requirements, enforce our policies, protect anyone’s rights, property, or safety). It will not be used for marketing or market research purposes except where explicitly consented by the user.
Dealers also consent to the sharing of their location information with third-party service providers who may be located outside the European Union for creating maps displaying dealership’s geographical location. If a Dealer does not wish their location to be displayed on a map as part of their listing, the dealer can indicate this preference by contacting customer service.
You may encounter cookies from third parties on certain pages of the site that we do not control. We sometimes work with service providers who may place cookies on your computer to collect anonymous information about how you use websites owned by mobile.de and its affiliates. This information allows them to help us customize our content and advertising. We do not allow these companies to collect any personal information about you using these cookies.
Using Information from mobile.de
You may use personal information gathered from mobile.de only to follow up with another user about a specific posting, not to send spam or collect personal information from someone who hasn't agreed to that.
Communications and email tools
By accepting this policy, you consent to receiving marketing communications via marketing newsletters, fax, or telephone from us unless you tell us that you prefer not to receive such communications. If you don't wish to receive marketing communications from us, simply indicate your preference by following the directions provided with the communication.
mobile.de enables you to share personal and financial information to complete transactions. We encourage you to disclose your privacy practices and respect the privacy of other users. We cannot guarantee the privacy or security of your personal information and therefore encourage you to evaluate the privacy and security policies of your trading partner before entering into a transaction and choosing to share you information. You must give other users a chance to remove themselves from your database and a chance to review what information you have collected about them.
You agree to use user information only for:
mobile transaction related purposes that are not unsolicited commercial messages and other purposes that a user expressly chooses.
Access, Modification, and Deletion
You can see, modify or erase your personal information by reviewing your posting or account status page. Contact us to review any personal information we store that is not available on mobile. We delete personal information when we no longer need it for the purposes we described earlier. We retain personal information as permitted by law to resolve disputes, enforce our policies; and prevent abuse of mobile.
If you have further questions, you can write: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or you may contact customer support.
Links to other websites
To further improve user-friendliness and the spread of information, the website of mobile.de may host links to the websites of third party suppliers. Whenever you click such links, you leave our website. These websites and their data protection measures are not subject to the control of mobile.de. mobile.de is neither responsible for any information or content on the websites of third party suppliers. Any personal data that you provide to third party suppliers who are not connected with mobile.de is not covered by this data protection statement.
Mobile.de uses many tools, such as firewalls, data encryption, and access controls, to protect your personal information against unauthorized access and disclosure.
We may update this policy at any time, with updates taking effect when you next post or 30 days after we post the updated policy on the site and provide notice, whichever is sooner. If we or our corporate affiliates are involved in a merger or acquisition, we may share personal information with another company, but this policy will continue to apply. If you have any questions about this policy please contact us.
Cookies, Web Beacons and Your Privacy
“Cookies" are small files placed on the hard drive of your computer. Most cookies are "session cookies," meaning that they are automatically deleted from your hard drive once you sign out from mobile or close your web browser.
A “web beacon” is an electronic image placed in the code of a web page. We use web beacons to monitor the traffic patterns of users from one mobile page to another and to improve site performance.
Your choices about cookies
We or our service providers may use Flash cookies, which are cookies written with Flash technology, to help ensure that your account security is not compromised and to spot irregularities in behavior to prevent your account from being fraudulently taken over.
We may work with other companies who place cookies or web beacons on our websites. These companies help operate our websites and provide you with additional products and services. They are subject to confidentiality agreements with eBay and other legal restrictions. mobile.de does not permit any of these companies to collect personal information using cookies or web beacons on our websites.
We don’t permit third-party content on mobile.de (such as item listings) to include cookies or web beacons. If you believe a listing might be collecting personal information or using cookies, please report it to email@example.com.
Our website employs INFOnline’s "SZM" method for audience measurement; anonymous data is collected for this purpose. Further information on data protection is available from the data protection statement concerning the use of the SZM method.
If you wish to object to the collection of statistical data concerning audience measurement, you are entitled to exercise an opt-out: