Privacy Policy

Effective September 14, 2020

A. General Information on Data Protection

I. Corporate Commitment to Privacy

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. and its affiliates (collectively “Vishay” or “we”) are committed to respecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy describes how we collect, use, disclose, store and otherwise process personal data when you use our websites and other online products and services.

We urge you to read this Privacy Policy so that you understand our commitment to you and your privacy, and how you can participate in that commitment.

II. GDPR Compliance

Vishay complies with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as set forth by the European Parliament in April 2016. The regulation mandates that Vishay protects the personal data and privacy of EU data subjects if and insofar as processing activities of Vishay fall within the territorial scope of the GDPR. If there is any conflict between the policies in this privacy policy and GDPR, the GDPR principles shall govern.

III. Data Protection Contact Points

The data controller for the processing activities described herein is:

   Vishay Intertechnology, Inc.
   63 Lancaster Avenue
   Malvern, Pennsylvania, 19355
   United States

You may contact the data privacy officer of Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. under the above address c/o Data Protection Officer, or by e-mail to privacy@vishay.com.

The representative in Europe of Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. is:

   Vishay Electronic GmbH
   Dr. Felix-Zandman-Platz 1
   95100 Selb
   Germany

You may contact the data protection officer of Vishay Electronic GmbH under the above address c/o Data Protection Officer, or by e-mail to privacy@vishay.com.

IV. Definition of Personal Information

Personal data refers to any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person, such as an identification number, physical, physiological, mental, economic, cultural, or social identifiers.

Personal data may include the following: name, address, date of birth, gender and contact data (i.e. e-mail address, telephone number and employer name).

V. Scope

This privacy policy applies to personal data collected by Vishay or its service providers from or about:

   (i) visitors to, or users of, its websites;
   (ii) prospective and current customers using Vishay hosting and information technology services;
   (iii) service providers and business partners;
   (iv) tradeshow interactions; and
   (v) subscriptions to one or more Vishay blogs or user groups.

VI. Changes to the Data Privacy Policy

Vishay may review and update this Privacy Policy periodically without any prior notice. Vishay will post a notice to its website to inform you of any changes to our Privacy Policy and indicate when it was most recently updated. In the case of material changes that may adversely affect you, Vishay may provide a more direct way of notifying you of changes to this Privacy Policy.

VII. (No) Collection of Information from Children

The Company recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy and safety of children. Our website and services are primarily directed towards the general audience and are not directed towards children. We do not knowingly collect information about children under the age of 13 however there are some instances where we may collect information, but we will make sure parental consent is achieved beforehand. A parent or guardian of a child may contact us at privacy@vishay.com to request that we delete such information.

B. Sources and Categories of the Data Obtained

I. Data Explicitly Provided by You

Vishay collects personal information about you in connection with many of our services. When working with or using our company, you may be prompted to make an account which may hold personal information such as your name, mailing address, email address, or credit card information. The legal basis for such processing depends on the specific purposes for which we process the data. See Section C below for details.

II. Information Collected Automatically

Vishay may also collect Technical Information about you when you use Vishay's mobile-device applications, contact Vishay or otherwise interact with Vishay. This concerns in particular data which your web browser automatically sends whenever you visit a website on the Internet. "Technical Information" is information that does not, by itself, identify a specific individual but which could be used to indirectly identify you. Our servers automatically record this information, which may include your Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser language, and the date and time of your request. Gathering your information helps us ensure our websites and other services work correctly and support out customer analytic efforts.

Information that is collected automatically may include but is not limited to:

Email communication

We use pixel tags and cookies in our marketing emails so that we can track your interaction with those messages, such as when you open the email or click a URL link that is embedded within them. When recipients click on one of those URLs, they pass through a separate web server before arriving at the destination page on a company website. We use tools like pixel tags and cookies so that we can determine interest in particular topics and measure and improve the effectiveness of our communications.

Cookies and Similar Technologies

We may collect information about your use of the websites through cookies and similar technology. A "cookie" is a unique numeric code that we transfer to your computer so that we can keep track of your interests and/or pref-erences and recognize you as a return visitor to the websites. For example, we may use these technologies to collect information about the ways visitors use our websites, to support the features and functionality of our web-sites, and to personalize your experience when you use our websites. (see also Section C.II. below regarding the legal basis and further information).

III. Information Collected from and by Social Media Applications and Networking Websites

Links to Social Media Websites

Our websites do not use any social media plugins. The links on our websites are static links to our subpages on various social networks (LinkedIn, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, etc.). These links do not transfer any data to the operators of the social networks simply by visiting our websites. Only if you follow one of these links by clicking on it will you reach the pages of the respective social network. In this case the provider of the social network can collect personal data from you which is done according to the respective data protection regulations of the provider over which we have no influence or control.

Data Processing in the Context of our Social Media Pages

In addition to our websites, we are also represented on online platforms and social networks. If you visit these websites and communicate with us, the social media’s terms and conditions and data protection guidelines (see below) as well as this data protection declaration apply. In this respect, we may be jointly responsible with the provider under data protection law.

Your personal data can be processed for analysis and advertising purposes. This is done, for example, by creat-ing usage profiles based on your usage behavior and the resulting interests. Cookies are usually used to create the user profiles, which make it possible to analyze your usage behavior and your interests. Normally, the user profiles serve to enable advertisements to be placed with the respective provider or elsewhere on the Internet that correspond to your interests. In addition, other data may be stored in addition to the user profiles, especially if you are a registered user of the platform of the respective provider and are logged in to the platform. For a detailed description of the respective provider’s processing and the possibilities of objection (opt-out), please refer to the information of the providers linked below.

If you visit our social media pages and communicate via these social media pages, the data processing takes place on the basis of your consent (Article 6 para. 1 s. 1 lit. a) GDPR) if you have granted this. Otherwise, data processing, in particular communication with us, is based on legitimate interests (Article 6 para. 1 s. 1 lit. f) GDPR). In this respect, our interest is to provide you with the most informative, customized and appealing social media pages possible.

We will delete your personal data (in particular the contents of our communication) as soon as they are no longer required for the respective purpose(s) and as far as we are able to do so. You have the rights listed under "Your Rights as a Data Subject" (see below) vis-Ó-vis us and the social media provider. Since the respective provider only has access to all of your data, you should in any case also assert your rights against the provider.

Facebook

Facebook (Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (www.facebook.com) and Facebook Ireland Limited, Hanover Reach, 5-7 Hanover Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland (www.facebook.de) enables us to receive your anonymized data on so-called fan pages using the Facebook Insight function, which is available as an irrev-ocable part of the user relationship. This data is collected by using cookies, each of which contains a unique user code. The user code can be linked to your Facebook login information if you are registered on Facebook and is collected and processed when you visit the fan page.

Information on data protection on Facebook can be found here

If you would like to object to the data collection by Facebook in the future, you can do so here:

If data are processed outside the EEA, where no data protection level according to the European standard exists, this is done on the basis of the EU Standard Contractual Clauses.

Google

Information on data protection at Google (Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA) can be found here:

If you wish to object collection of data by Google in the future, you can do so here:

If data are processed outside the EEA, where no data protection level according to the European standard exists, this is done on the basis of the EU Standard Contractual Clauses.

Instagram

Information on data protection at Instagram (Instagram LLC., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA) and an opportunity to object can be found here: . If data are processed outside the EEA, where no data protection level according to the European standard exists, this is done on the basis of the EU Standard Contractual Clauses.

YouTube

Videos hosted by YouTube LLC ("YouTube") may be embedded in this website. YouTube is represented by Google Inc. with headquarters at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

We use embedded YouTube videos in enhanced privacy mode. This means that YouTube does not store cookies for a user who views a web page with an embedded YouTube video player without clicking on the video to start playback. When the YouTube video player is clicked, YouTube may store cookies on the user's computer, but we do not store personally identifiable cookie information for embedded video playback. For more information about YouTube's (Google) data processing and privacy practices, please visit .

LinkedIn

Privacy Policy of LinkedIn (LinkedIn Ireland Unlimited Company Wilton Place, Dublin 2, Ireland) can be found here: . If you wish to object to the collection of data by LinkedIn in the future, you can set an opt-out cookie here: https://www.linkedin.com/psettings/guest-controls/retargeting-opt-out

If data are processed outside the EEA, where no data protection level according to the European standard exists, this is done on the basis of the EU Standard Contractual Clauses.

Twitter

Information on data protection on Twitter (Twitter Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA) can be found here:

If you wish to object to the collection of data via Twitter in the future, you can set an opt-out cookie here:

If data are processed outside the EEA, where no data protection level according to the European standard exists, this is done on the basis of the EU Standard Contractual Clauses. Co-branding

Some company websites or services may be co-branded and offered in conjunction with another company. If you use such websites or services, both Vishay and the other company may receive the Personal Information that’s collected via that co-branded website or service.

C. Purposes of Processing, Presence of Automated Decision Making

I. Vishay's Business Operations

Vishay uses your personal data to provide you products and services, such as to fulfill your requests for products or to help us personalize our offerings to you. We also use your personal data to support our business functions, such as fraud prevention, marketing, and legal functions. To do this, we combine personal data and other infor-mation, collected online and offline, including information from third party sources.

Vishay uses your personal data for the following purposes:

Fulfill Requests

To fulfill your requests for products and services and communicate with you about those requests. Such pro-cessing is lawful as it is necessary for the performance of a contract with you or to take preparatory steps upon your request prior to entering into a contract, cf. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR;

Understand Customer Behavior

To better understand customer behavior so that we may improve our marketing and advertising efforts and to improve the distribution of our products and services. This is based on a balancing of interests taking into account Vishay's interest in promoting its own business, cf. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR; where cookies or other device-based identification credentials are used for such purposes, such data processing is based on your consent, see below under II.;

Personalize Offerings

To help us personalize our service offerings, websites, and advertising. This is based on a balancing of interests taking into account Vishay's interest in adapting its products and services to the needs of its customers, cf. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR; where cookies or other device-based identification credentials are used for such purposes, such data processing is based on your consent, see below under II. in this Section C;

Fraud Protection

Vishay may use personal data such as name, date of birth, mailing address, or social security number to verify the identity of their customers and to prevent fraudulent activities such as the fraudulent purchase of prod-ucts/services. Data processing for fraud protection purposes is based on a balancing of interests taking into ac-count Vishay's interest in protecting its own business and avoiding/reducing losses from fraudulent behavior, cf. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR;

Credit Card Information

Credit card information may be used to check the financial qualifications or collect payment from customers re-garding orders of products and services. Such data processing is permissible as it is necessary for the perfor-mance of a contract with you or to take preparatory steps upon your request prior to entering into a contract, cf. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR;

Protection

To protect the security and integrity of our websites, and our business. Data processing for this purposes is based on a balancing of interests taking into account Vishay's interest in protecting the availability, security and integrity of its services, cf. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR;

For this purpose, data is generally stored for 30 days and deleted if no incident occurred. Security relevant log data are kept for 3 months (correlated event data) or 12 months (raw event data).

Legal

To comply with legal and/or regulatory requirements. This processing is based on the fact that it is necessary to comply with legal obligations to which Vishay is subject (cf. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c GDPR for obligations arising from European law, otherwise processing is based on Vishay's interest in compliance with applicable laws, cf. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR);

Responding to Customer

To respond to reviews, comments, or other feedback you provide us. Data processing for this purpose is based on a balancing of interests taking into account Vishay's interest in responding to such customer communication and protecting Vishay's reputation, cf. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR; or it is permissible as it is necessary for the per-formance of a contract with you or to take preparatory steps upon your request prior to entering into a contract, cf. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR.

II. Personalization and Tracking of Website Use

Use of Cookies and Other Technologies (e.g. Web Beacons)

Vishay uses cookies to operate and improve our website as well as to simplify the interaction with you. When you visit our websites, our servers send a cookie to your computer or mobile device to help personalize your experi-ence and advertisements. Cookies help us better understand user behavior and facilitate effectiveness of adver-tisements. Cookies only stand to recognize your web browser, but information collected from cookies is not by itself personally identifiable. Vishay may also use web beacons or other technologies in conjunction with cookies to gather information about your visit to our websites. Web beacons may be embedded through our website or electronic communications and can allow servers to collect information related to your visit. Web beacons are primarily used to provide content and advertisements that are more relevant to you.

Such data processing is based on your consent, cf. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR.

Ability to Disable Technologies

Some web browsers (including some mobile web browsers) provide settings that allow you to control or reject cookies or to alert you when a cookie is placed on your computer, tablet or mobile device. Although you are not required to accept cookies, if you block or reject them, you may not have access to all features available through our services.

Consequences of Disabling Technologies

Please note that if you disable your web browser's cookies and other technologies, certain features of our website and services will be disabled and you will limit the functionality we can provide when you visit our site.

In detail, the following Cookies are used and have the noted storage duration:


Host

Name

Description

Type

Storage

www.vishay.com

OptanonConsent

This cookie is set by the cookie compliance solution. It stores information about the categories of cookies the site uses and whether visitors have given or withdrawn consent for the use of each category. It contains no information that can identify the site visitor.

Necessary for technical reasons

1 year

www.vishay.com

JSESSIONID

General purpose platform session cookie, used by sites written in JSP. Usually used to maintain an anonymous user session by the server.

Necessary for technical reasons

Session

vishay.com

_gid

This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics.

Performance

1 day

vishay.com

_gat_UA-1852847-1

This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to.

Performance

30 sec.

vishay.com

__hssrc

This cookie name is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform. It is reported by them as being used for website analytics.

Performance

Session

vishay.com

__hstc

This cookie name is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform. It is reported by them as being used for website analytics.

Performance

25 days

vishay.com

_ga

This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites' analytics reports.

Performance

2 years

vishay.com

__hssc

This cookie name is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform. It is reported by them as being used for website analytics.

Performance

30 min

vishay.com

Hubspotutk

This cookie is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform. HubSpot report that its purpose is user authentication

Functionality

1 year

hs-scripts.com

__cfduid

This cookie is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform.

Functionality

4 years

hs-analytics.net

__cfduid

This cookie is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform.

Functionality

4 years

hsforms.com

__cfduid

This cookie is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform.

Targeting

4 years

hubspot.com

__cfduid

This cookie is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform.

Targeting

4 years

hs-banner.com

__cfduid

This cookie is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform.


4 years

hscollectedforms.net

__cfduid

This cookie is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform.


4 years

digikey.com

TS018060f7

This cookie is associated with the Digi-Key website and is used to personalize the Digi-Key website if you visit Digi-Key after the Vishay-Website.

Targeting

Session

digikey.com

i10c_focloir

This cookie is associated with the Digi-Key website and is used to personalize the Digi-Key website if you visit Digi-Key after the Vishay-Website.

Targeting

24 hours

digikey.com

dk_mfr_trk

This cookie is associated with the Digi-Key website and is used to personalize the Digi-Key website if you visit Digi-Key after the Vishay-Website.

Targeting

7 days

III. Promotional Messaging or Advertising

Promotional Messaging by E-Mail

Vishay uses your contact information to recommend products and services that might be of interest to you, to send you marketing and advertising messages such as newsletters, announcements, or special offers or to notify you about our upcoming events. Such data processing is based on your consent, cf. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR.

IV. (No) Automated Decision Making

Vishay does not carry out any automated decision making in the sense of Art. 22 GDPR.

D. Disclosure of Data to Third Parties

I. Disclosure of Personal Information to Third Parties

Vishay will not rent or sell your personal data to others but may disclose personal data with third-party vendors and service providers that work with Vishay. We will only share Personal Information to these vendors and ser-vice providers to help us provide a product or service to you. This concerns the service providers we employ for targeting advertisings and marketing automation on our website and for sending out e-mail communication if you subscribe to one of our mailings offered. In particular, with your consent, we allow DigiKey to track which prod-ucts you viewed when visiting vishay.com. Such vendors and service providers will be bound by data processing agreements ensuring the protection of your personal data.

II. Disclosure of Personal Information for Legal and Safety Reasons

Vishay may be required to disclose personal data to the authorities, law enforcement agencies, government agencies, or legal entities. We may disclose personal data by law, litigation, or as a matter of national security to comply with valid legal process including subpoenas, court orders or search warrants, and as otherwise author-ized by law. We may also need to disclose personal data in the event of an emergency that threatens an individ-ual's life, health, or security. This processing is based on the fact that it is necessary to comply with legal obliga-tions to which Vishay is subject (cf. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c GDPR for obligations arising from European law, otherwise processing is based on Vishay's interest in compliance with applicable laws, cf. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR)

III. Disclosure of Personal Information Via Links to Third-Party Websites, Services, and Applications

Using our website or services may link to third party web websites, services, and applications. Vishay is not re-sponsible for any personal data collected after you follow such links. Personal data collected is governed through the third party's website's Privacy Policy. Any interactions you have with these web websites, services, or applica-tions are beyond the control of Vishay.

E. Security Measures, Data Breach Response and Retention Periods

I. Security Measures Taken to Protect Personal Information by Vishay (Including Data Breach Notification)

Security of personal data is of the utmost importance for Vishay. Vishay uses technical and physical safeguards to protect the security of your personal data from unauthorized disclosure. We use encryption technology to keep information secure when commercially appropriate. We also make all attempts to ensure that only authorized people and third parties have access to personal data. Nevertheless, such security measures cannot prevent all loss, misuse or alteration of personal data and we are not responsible for any damages or liabilities relating to any such incidents to the fullest extent permitted by law.

II. Security Measures to Protect Personal Information by Third Parties

We require that our third party service providers and channel partners agree to keep all confidential information we share with them confidential and to use the information only to perform their obligations in the agreements we have in place with them. These third party service providers and channel partners are expected to maintain priva-cy and security protections that are consistent with Vishay’s privacy and information security policies.

III. Data Retention and Storage

Vishay retains your information for business purposes, for as long as your account is active, and/or as long as is reasonably necessary to provide you with our products and services. Vishay will also retain your information as reasonably necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements. We may also retain cached or archived copies of your information for a reasonable period of time. Unless circum-stances yield for a different storage period, the storage period considered reasonable is 24 months. As far as processing of your data is based on consent, you can withdraw consent and we will immediately stop processing your data.

F. International Aspects of Data Processing

I. International Transfer of Personal Data

Vishay may share personal data of customers or prospective customers within the Vishay group of companies for several purposes: To provide you with information about our products and services or with product samples upon your request and / or to respond to your data protection inquiries.

To protect your personal data, we will only transfer personal data to countries who provide an "adequate" level of personal data protection. If the data is transferred to counties without 'adequate' protection as determined by the European Commission, we will use additional safeguards to ensure your data is protected. For data transfers within the Vishay group of companies, Vishay has concluded intra-group-agreements based on the EU Standard Contractual Clauses. You may obtain a copy of these intra-group agreements and/or the respective agreements with other companies by contacting Vishay at privacy@vishay.com.

II. Location of Data Processing/Storage

Any personal information collected about EU data subjects via our websites is processed in the United States by Vishay or by a third party acting on our behalf. Our websites are hosted in the United States.

G. Your Rights as a Data Subject

I. General Information

Vishay gives you choices about the ways we collect, use, and share your personal data. You can choose what contact and financial information will be stored in your account and preferences. However, if you choose not to provide certain details, some of your experiences with us may be affected. If at any point in time you wish to know what data we process about you, you can request to access the information by contacting privacy@vishay.com.

II. Your Rights under the California Privacy Rights

California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits users of our website that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an e-mail to privacy@vishay.com.

III. Your Rights under the GDPR

Access to Personal Data

Vishay provides you with many opportunities to access and update your personal data. You can ensure that any account, contact, or financial information is up-to-date and can correct, update or delete inaccuracies to the data in your My Vishay account or by emailing privacy@vishay.com. In some cases, however, we may limit or deny your request if the law permits or requires us to do so, infringes on the privacy of other individuals, or if we are unable to verify your identity. Please note, at any time, if you desire to obtain or transfer your information, we will provide you with your personal data in a structured and commonly used electronic format.

Right to Rectification

If any personal data is inaccurate or incomplete, you can request Vishay to correct the data. When this occurs, Vishay will notify third parties to whom the personal data have been disclosed of the change, unless this proves impossible or involves disproportionate effort. If you wish to alter your data, please contact privacy@vishay.com.

Right to Erasure

You have the right to request that Vishay erases all of your personal data on a number of grounds, including if the data is no longer necessary for its original purpose, if you withdraw consent or if you object to the processing pursuant to Art. 21 para. 1 GDPR and there are no overriding legitimate grounds for processing or you object to the processing pursuant to Art. 21 para. 2 GDPR. If Vishay receives a request, we will inform all third parties to whom the personal data have been disclosed of this request, unless this proves impossible or involves dispropor-tionate effort. For additional information on when you can request data erasure, please contact privacy@vishay.com.

Right to Restrict Processing

Even if personal data is still stored by a company, now or in the future, you can request Vishay stops using or processing your data. If you wish to restrict data processing, please contact privacy@vishay.com. If Vishay receives a request to restrict processing, we will inform all third parties to whom the personal data have been disclosed of this request, unless this proves impossible or involves disproportionate effort.

Right to Data Portability

You have the right to transfer your personal data from one electronic processing system to another without being prevented from doing so by Vishay's data processor. Within one month, Vishay will respond to the request and provide you with the desired information for free in a structured and commonly used electronic format. If you wish to transfer your personal data, please contact privacy@vishay.com.

Right to Object

You have the right to object to your personal data being processed for profiling, direct marketing, scientific re-search, statistics and any other processing based on a balancing of interests (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. e GDPR). If you wish to object, please contact privacy@vishay.com.

Rights Related to Automated Decision Making (if any)

At any point in time, you can contact a Vishay representative to obtain human intervention on the part of Vishay, to express your point of view, to contest the decision, to challenge an explanation of data use, or otherwise obtain further information on automatic data processing via email at privacy@vishay.com.

Right to Withdraw Consent

Before collecting and using your personal data, unless processing is permitted by other legal basis, Vishay will obtain consent. At any point in time, you can revoke your consent and Vishay will stop using and processing your personal data. Withdrawal of consent shall not affect the lawfulness of processing based on consent before its withdrawal. To withdraw consent, please contact privacy@vishay.com.

Right to Lodge a Complaint to Vishay and to a Data Protection Authority

In compliance with the GDPR, Vishay commits to resolve complaints about your privacy and our collection/use of your personal information. If you have an inquiry or complaint regarding this privacy policy, you should first con-tact Vishay at privacy@vishay.com. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint, or if your complaint is not satisfactorily ad-dressed, please visit for more information and to file a complaint.

You also have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the Member State of your habitual residence, place of work or place of the alleged infringement if you consider that the processing of per-sonal data relating to you infringes the GDPR.

Information about your right to object pursuant to Art. 21 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

1. Right to object on a case-by-case basis

You have the right to object, on grounds relating to your particular situation, at any time to processing of personal data concerning you which is based Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR (data processing on the basis of a balancing of interests); this also applies to any profiling based on this provision within the meaning of Art. 4 para. 4 GDPR.

If you object, Vishay will no longer process your personal data, unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override your interests, rights and freedoms or the processing serves estab-lishment, exercise or defense of legal claims.

2. Right to object to processing of data for direct marketing purposes

In individual cases, Vishay processes your personal data for direct marketing purposes. You have the right to object at any time to processing of personal data concerning you for such marketing, which includes profiling to the extent that it is related to such direct marketing.

Where you object to processing for direct marketing purposes, we shall no longer process your personal data for such purposes.

The objection may in both cases be filed informally and shall be addressed to:

   Vishay Intertechnology, Inc.
   C/O Data Privacy Officer
   63 Lancaster Avenue
   Malvern, Pennsylvania, 19355
   United States
   Email: privacy@vishay.com

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If you do not agree to the following terms, please notice that you are not allowed to use the site.

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