Accountability for content
The contents of AVALON’s pages have been created with the utmost care. However, AVALON cannot guarantee the contents‘ accuracy, completeness or topicality. According to statutory provisions, AVALON is furthermore responsible for their own content on these web pages. In this context, please note that AVALON is accordingly not obliged to monitor merely the transmitted or saved information of third parties, or investigate circumstances pointing to illegal activity. AVALON’s obligations to remove or block the use of information under generally applicable laws remain unaffected by this as per §§ 8 to 10 of the Telemedia Act (TMG).
Accountability for links
Responsibility for the content of external links (to web pages of third parties) lies solely with the operators of the linked pages. No violations were evident to AVALON at the time of linking. Should any legal infringement become known to AVALON, they will remove the respective link immediately.
AVALON’s web pages and their contents are subject to German copyright law. Unless expressly permitted by law (§ 44a et seq. of the copyright law), every form of utilizing, reproducing or processing works subject to copyright protection on AVALON’s web pages requires the prior consent of the respective owner of the rights. Individual reproductions of a work are allowed only for private use, so must not serve either directly or indirectly for earnings. Unauthorized utilization of copyrighted works is punishable (§ 106 of the copyright law).
AVALON RIDING CLUB (“AVALON”) operates avalonridingclub.com. It is AVALON’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information they may collect while operating their website.
Like most website operators, AVALON collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. AVALON’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how their visitors use their website. From time to time, they may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of their website.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to AVALON’s websites choose to interact with them in ways that require them to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that they gather depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, they ask visitors who submit the contact form to provide a name and email address. Those who engage in transactions with AVALON are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the business information required to process those transactions. In each case, AVALON collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with AVALON. AVALON does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
AVALON may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to their website. AVALON may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, AVALON does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
AVALON discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of their employees, contractors and affiliated organisations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on AVALON’s behalf or to provide services available on AVALON’s website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using AVALON’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. AVALON will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations, as described above, AVALON discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when AVALON believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of AVALON RIDING CLUB, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of AVALON’s website and have supplied your email address, AVALON may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on at AVALON and their products and services. If you send them a request (for example via email or via one of their feedback mechanisms), they reserve the right to publish it in order to help them clarify or respond to your request or to help them support other users. AVALON takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorised access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.