Privacy Statement

Thank you for visiting our website www.hhl.de. By accessing or submitting data into the website you expressly and explicitly consent to the collection and use of personal information about you as set out below. HHL may, acting in its sole discretion, modify, revise, amend, replace or delete this Privacy Statement at any time without first notifying you. That being so you should visit this section of the website on a regular basis to review this Privacy Statement. This Privacy Statement was last updated on December 21, 2010.

We believe that you need to trust us when you use the web site. We take your privacy very seriously. The following Privacy Statement sets out, in relation to the web site, what sort of information we collect about you, how we collect that information, how we use that information, how we protect that information, how that information can be corrected and/or updated and how you can ask us to stop storing information about you. If you have any questions about this Privacy Statement or suspect that we may have acted contrary to this Privacy Statement, please contact >> webmaster@hhl.de.

The information we collect about you and how we collect it

Every time you visit our web page our web server automatically logs your IP address, the type of operating system that your computer uses (for example, Microsoft Windows 2000) and the type of web browser you are using to access the HHL web site (for example, Microsoft Internet Explorer). From that information we can find out who your internet service provider is and the location from which you are accessing the website. Our web server also logs the IP address of the web site you visited immediately before accessing the website.

The web site also enables you to send certain e-mails to us (for example, to info@hhl.de).
We store all of the e-mails sent by you to us.

We do notuse "cookies" on the web site. Cookies are a technology which can be used to provide you with tailored information from the web site.

How we use the information

We use the information we collect about you for the following purposes

The information automatically logged (i.e. your IP address, your operating system and browser type) each time you access the web site is not used by us for any particular purpose. Our web server simply automatically logs that information each time you access the website;
We use any information received in any e-mail from you to respond to your e-mail and to fulfill your requests. As set out in this Privacy Statement or as permitted or required by applicable laws, we will not disclose any personal data to third parties or share the information we collect about you with third parties.
The personal data you have submitted is stored in our campus management database CampusNet. The information can only be accessed by HHL staff and will only be used internally. The information is treated confidentially and will not be passed on to third parties.

By submitting information to the web site you consent to those uses and/or transfers of information about you. If you do not consent to any of the uses and/or potential transfers of information about you set out in this Privacy Statement please do not submit any information into the web site.

How you can correct information collected about you

If you suspect that any information held by us about you is incorrect, inaccurate or out of date, please contact us at >> webmaster@hhl.de. When contacting us, please specify the information that you think is incorrect, inaccurate or out of date. Please also provide us with correct replacement information.

How you can ask us to stop storing information about you

If you wish to be removed from any of our databases or mailing lists, please contact us at >> webmaster@hhl.de.

Further information

If you have any questions about or comments on any part of the foregoing Privacy Statement, please contact us at >> webmaster@hhl.de.