Data retention at Charter Auctions Ltd is based on the UK Data Protection Act. The storage of your personal data is carried out exclusively for the practice of normal business procedures by Charter Auctions. You consent to this storage by your online registration, the receipt of a bidder card or a request by email, telephone or fax.
You are entitled at any time to information and correction free of charge, as well as the blocking and deletion of your data, provided that no current legal business proceedings are impaired. Personal data will not be passed on to third parties without your express authorization, which is not included in regular business procedures connected to agreed-upon services (transport, insurance, payment processing, etc.).
We employ organizational and technical measures to protect your data from manipulation, loss or theft. Personal data as well as bidding data is transferred SSL-encrypted from your computer to our server. The customer is responsible for taking appropriate measures for the protection of their online access data. They are responsible for any consequences of misused or stolen access data.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of your use of the website. The information about your use of this website generated by cookies is generally transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
However, in the case of the use of an anonymous IP address on this website, your IP address will be truncated by Google within the Member States of the European Union or in other member states which are parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to deliver other services connected with the use of the website and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address provided by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.
You may prevent cookies from being saved by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to inform you that in this case you may not be able to fully utilize all the functions of this website. In addition, you may prevent Google’s processing of any data (including your IP address) related to your use of the website (including your IP address), as well as the processing of such data by Google, by clicking on the following link (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en) to download and install the available browser plug-in.
You can prevent Google Analytics from capturing your data by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie is set that prevents the future collection of your data when you visit this website: Disable Google Analytics.
We would like to point out that on this website, Google Analytics has been extended by the code “anonymizeIp” to ensure an anonymous detection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).