PUBLISHED BY

Leica Camera AG
Oskar-Barnack-Straße 11
D-35606 Solms
Tel: +49(0)6442-208-0
Fax +49(0)6442-208-333

E-Mail: info@leica-camera.com
Internet: http://www.leica-camera.com/

Represented by the management board:
Alfred Schopf (CEO),
Andreas Lobejäger

Entry in the Commercial Register of the Wetzlar District Court (Amtsgericht) HRB 966
Turnover tax ID no.: DE112620703

Data Protection

We are constantly striving to improve and make our Online presence more attractive for you. Only by knowing which areas of our website are used most frequently and for the longest periods can we optimize the content of the Leica Camera AG websites to best suit your requirements. We process personal data collected during visits to our website in accordance with data protection regulations valid in the country where processing of the data takes place. The websites of Leica Camera AG may contain links to websites of other providers which do not conform with this data protection declaration.

Collection and processing of personal data

When you access the website of Leica Camera AG, general information is automatically recorded. This information includes, for example the date of your visit, the type of web browser, the operating system used, the domain name of your Internet service provider and similar data. This includes exclusively information which can not be traced back to an individual person. Data of a personal nature is only saved if you expressly provide it, for example during an inquiry, registration, reservation, survey, contest or while completing a contract.

Usage and transfer of personal data and compliance with intended purpose

Leica Camera AG uses personal data for technical administration purposes on the websites, customer administration purposes, product surveys and marketing only in the necessary level. Personal data is only passed on to state institutions and authorities in line with binding national regulations. Our employees, agencies and trade partners are bound by a confidentially agreement.

Option

We would like to use your personal data to enable us to inform you about our products and services or ask you questions relating to these topics. Participation is, of course, completely voluntary. If you are not willing for your personal data to be used for this purpose, you can inform us at any time and we will block the data accordingly.

Use of cookies

Cookies are text files containing information to identify returning visitors exclusively for the duration of the visit to our websites. Cookies are saved on the hard drive of your computer and do not cause any damage. This enables us to make our website more user friendly for you, to target the content of our website to better suit your needs and thereby improving our service for you. Cookies can be used to determine whether your computer has already established communication with our websites. Only the cookie on your computer is identified. Personal data can be saved in cookies if you have given your permission for it to be saved. For example, to make secure Online access easier by allowing you to register without entering your User ID and Password each time you visit.

You can, of course, also view our websites without cookies. Most Internet browsers accept cookies automatically. You can prevent cookies from being saved on your hard drive by selecting the "do not accept cookies" option in your browser settings. For further instructions relating to your own specific browser, please consult the instruction manual provided by your browser manufacturer. You can delete any cookies already present on your computer at any time. If you do not accept any cookies this may, however, lead to functional limitations for our offers.

Security

Leica Camera AG uses technical and organizational measures to protect your personal data in our possession from manipulation, loss, destruction and access by unauthorized persons. Our security measures are constantly improved in accordance with new technological developments.

Right of access to personal data

On request, Leica Camera AG or the authorized representative responsible for your data will inform you immediately in line with the current legal requirements, whether or which personal data we have saved relating to you. If, despite our constant efforts to ensure that our information is current and correct, the data we have saved proves to be incorrect, we will be happy to correct it at your request. If you have any questions relating to the processing of your personal data, please contact our data protection representative, who will also be happy to help with requests for information, comments or complaints.

Data protection representative Leica Camera AG:
Udo Menge
E-Mail: menge@bfu-mbh.de

LEGAL NOTICES


Copyright

Copyright 2006 Leica Camera AG.
All rights reserved.
All texts, pictures, graphics, tone, video and animations, including their arrangement, are subject to copyright and other laws for the protection of intellectual property. They may not be copied for commercial purposes or passed on to third parties, nor may they be changed and used on other websites. Some Internet sites of Leica Camera AG contain material, the copyright of which lies with the party who has made the material available.

Products and prices

Since going to press, changes may have occurred in relation to products and services. All rights regarding changes in construction and form, as well as alterations in the scope of delivery or service reserved during the delivery period, provided that the deviations can reasonably be regarded as acceptable to the customer and taking the interests of Leica Camera AG into consideration. Pictures may show accessories, specialist equipment or other fixtures which are not included in the standard scope of delivery or service. Deviations in color may occur due to technical reasons. Individual pages may include types or services which are not available in certain countries. Statements relating to legal or tax regulations and effects are only valid for the Federal Republic of Germany. The prices valid on the day of delivery apply, except where other terms are expressly specified in the sales or delivery terms and conditions. For our trade partners, the prices are to be regarded as recommended retail prices. For the most up-to-date information, please consult one of our trade partners.

Brands and logos

The brands and logos used on the website are legally protected trademarks of Leica Camera AG. It is not permitted to use these brands or logos without prior consent from Leica Camera AG.

License rights

Leica Camera AG aims to offer you an innovative and informative Internet program. We therefore hope that you will be as satisfied with our creative design as we are. We must point out, however, that Leica Camera AG must take measures to protect its intellectual property, including, patents, trademarks and copyright, and that these websites can grant no license rights for the intellectual property of Leica Camera AG. Thank you for your understanding.

Note on prognostic statements

Internet pages investor relations, releases, business and interim reports, forecasts, presentations, audio and video transmissions of events (live or recorded) and other documents on this website contain prognostic statements relating to future development based on the current evaluation of the management. Prognostic statements are characterized by words such as "anticipate", "assume", "think", "estimate", "expect", "intend", "can/could", "plan", "project", "should". Such statements contain some risk and a certain level of uncertainty. We neither intend nor are we obliged to update prognostic statements, as they are based solely on the conditions valid on their day of publication.

Liability

The statements and information published on these pages are not to be regarded as a warranty or guarantee be it explicit or implied. They particularly do not represent an implied guarantee for the condition, transferability, suitability for certain usage or release from breach against laws or patents.

Our website also contains links to other websites on the Internet. We would like to point out that we have no influence on the design and content of websites accessed via the links on our website. We can therefore also provide no guarantee that the information presented on these websites is up-to-date, correct, complete and of good quality. For this reason we hereby distance ourselves from the content of these websites. This declaration applies to all links to external websites present on our website, including their content.


CREATED BY


Conception, Design, Realization

Scholz & Volkmer GmbH
Schwalbacherstrasse 76
D-65183 Wiesbaden

Tel.: (+49) 0 611-180-99-0
Fax: (+49) 0 611-180-00-77
http://www.s-v.de/

 

Pictures, Text

Leica Camera AG, Solms, Germany

All product pictures

Alexander Göhr, Grünberg