1.1 What is Personal Data
Personal data are data which disclose or can disclose the customer’s identity. We ad here to the policy of data avoidance. As far as possible, a collection of personal data is avoided.
1.2 Dealings with Personal Data
The processing of your personal data takes place exclusively, as far as we have received your consent (Art. 6 I a GDPR) or it is data whose processing is necessary for our legitimate interests and to the extent that the consideration shows that no conflicting interests, fundamental rights or fundamental freedoms on your part (Art. 6 I f GDPR).
We may use processors to process your personal data but will generally not disclose your personal information to third parties.
The processing of your personal data takes place exclusively within the EU, unless otherwise specified below.
1.3 User Data
When visiting this website, general technical information is raised. These are the IP-address used, time, length of visit, browser type and, if necessary, the site of origin. These user data are registered in a log file due to technical conditions and can be used and stored for statistical purposes of this website. Additional personal data are not linked to this user data.
1.4 Registration Data
For the full use of the functions of our website registration is required. The registration data are collected through your respective input and used fort he purpose specified in accordance with your consent (Article 6 I 1a GDPR).
1.5 Length of Storage
We store your personal data beyond the end of the purpose for which the data was raised, but only for the length of time which is required based on legal regulations (esp. fiscal tax law).
You can require information from us whether we process your personal data and as far as this is the case, you have the right to information of these personal data and the additional information mentioned in Article 15 GDPR.
2.2 Right to Correction
You have the Right to Correction of the incorrect personal data relating to you; you can demand the completion of incomplete personal data according to Article 16 GDPR.
2.3 Right to Deletion
You have the Right to demand from us to immediately delete your personal data referring to you. We are required to delete them immediately, especially for one of the following reasons:
• Your personal data are no longer necessary for the purpose for which they were raised or were processed otherwise.
• You revoke your permission which was the basis for processing your data, and an otherwise legal basis for the processing does not exist.
• Your data were processed illegally.
The Right to Deletion does not exist if your personal data relating to you are required for enforcement, execution, or defense of our legal claims.
2.4 Right to Limitation of Processing
You have the Right to require from us the Limitation of Processing of your personal data, if:
• you argue the accuracy of data, and we examine and verify the accuracy,
• the processing is unlawful, and you refuse the deletion of data and instead demand the limitation of the use thereof,
• we no longer require the data, you, however, require them for enforcement, execution, or defense of legal claims,
• you filed an objection against the processing of your data, and it is not clear yet, whether our warranted reasons outweigh your reasons.
2.5 Right to Transferability of Data
You have the Right to receive the relevant data pertaining to your person provided to us by you in a structured, common and machine-readable form, and you have the Right to transfer those data towards another person responsible without hindrance from us, as far as the processing is based on a permission or a contract, and our processing takes place with the help of automatized processes.
2.6 Right of Cancellation
As far as the processing of your personal data is based on permission, you have the Right to cancel this agreement at any time.
2.7 General and Right to Complain
The execution of your Rights above is, in principle, free of charge to you. You have the Right to Complain directly to the appropriate Regulating Authority governing us, which is the Commissioner for Data Protection.
3.1 Data Security
All data on our website are secured through technical and organizational measures against loss, destruction, access, modification, and distribution. We shall, however, not assume any liability for the destruction and damage of data.
3.2 Sessions and Cookies
If you subscribe to our newsletter, we will use the information required or separately provided by you to send you regular e-mail newsletters. The deregistration from the newsletter is possible at any time and can be done either by a message to us via the contact options specified in the imprint or via the dedicated link in the newsletter.
We use the following social media platforms for company presentation and communication (the following linked privacy statements and opt-out options are expressly referred to).
Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Irland
Opt-Out: https://www.facebook.com/settings?tab=ads alternativ http://www.youronlinechoices.com
(Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA)
(Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA)
(Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA)
These social media platforms may be able to process personal data outside the EU. We refer to the above data protection statements of the social media platforms. The respective social media platforms may, depending on your usage behavior and the resulting interests and actions on your part create user profiles and save cookies on your computer, in which your usage behavior is stored.
If you have an account on the respective social media platform and are logged in, your usage behavior can even be stored device-independently. Their usage profile can be used to e.g. Place advertisements that are allegedly in line with your interests.
We process the personal data exclusively for communication with you about the social media platform chosen by you and the optimization of our and ensure that no interests of yours are affected, which outweigh this legitimate interest on our part (Art. 6 I f GDPR). Insofar as you have already given the respective operator of the social media platform an effective consent to the relevant data processing, the processing of your personal data is also based on this consent (Article 6 I a GDPR).
6.1 Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service by Google Inc., operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”) and raises and saves data through this web analysis service from which user profiles are created through the use of pseudonyms. The user profiles created this way serve the analysis of the visitor’s behavior to create and improve a customized offer on this website. Google Analytics uses so-called “Cookies”, small text files which are saved on your computer, and which allow you an analysis of the website’s use. The information generated through the cookie about your use of the website is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and saved there. In case of the website’s IP anonymization activation, your IP address, however, is shortened within the member countries of the European Union or in other Member States of the Agreement of the European Economic Area. Only in exceptions, the full IP address is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of this website’s provider, Google will use this information to analyze your use of the website, to compose reports about website activities and to procure further services, in conjunction with the use of this website and the use of the Internet, for the website provider. The IP address transmitted in your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data collected by Google. Even user profiles used under a pseudonym are not merged with the personallyrelated data about the user without express and separately-stated permission from the user. You can prohibit the storage of cookies through the appropriate setting of your browser software. However, we want to advise you, that in this case not all functions of this website may be fully functional and usable. Furthermore, you may prevent data collection through cookies related to your use of this website (incl. your IP address) and transmission to Google as well as data processing by Google by downloading and installing the available browser plug-in, available at the following link [ http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de ]. Google’s Data Protection Policy can be viewed at http://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/. Further information about the User Terms and Data Protection, you can find at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html, or at http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html. We advise you that Google Analytics is expanded on this website by the code “anonymizelp” to guarantee an anonymized raising of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).
6.2 Social Media Links
Our social media sites can be reached through links on this website to the respective Third- Party Providers. Using the links, you shall reach the corresponding Internet sites of the Third-Parties (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, Instagram). As soon as you shall have opened the Third-Party Site, you shall enter the Third Parties Area of Responsibility, so that their Data Protection Policy or their explanation of data use is applicable. We have no bearing on this; we recommend, however, to log out from the respective Third-Party Provider’s website to avoid unnecessary forwarding of data before the use of the respective link, so that the Third- Party Provider cannot create user profiles through the use of the links.
6.3 Google Web Fonts
6.4 Use of Google Maps
This website uses Google Maps, a Google map service operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA ("Google"). When using Google Maps, data on the use of the Maps functions by visitors to the websites are also collected, processed and used. Here no interests of the users are affected, which outweigh this technical necessity of the integration of the videos (Art. 6 I 1 f GDPR). Google privacy notices are available at http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. The additional usage information for Google Maps can be viewed at http://www.google.com/intl/de_de/help/terms_maps.html.
6.5 Use of Google reCAPTCHA
6.6 Use of Facebook Pixel
We use the "visitor action pixels" from Facebook Inc (1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA, or, if you are based in the EU, Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland ("Facebook")) on our website. This allows user behavior to be tracked after they have been redirected to the provider's website by clicking on a Facebook ad. This enables us to measure the effectiveness of Facebook ads for statistical and market research purposes. The data collected in this way is anonymous to us, i.e. we do not see the personal data of individual users. However, this data is stored and processed by Facebook, which is why we are informing you, based on our knowledge of the situation. Facebook may link this information to your Facebook account and also use it for its own promotional purposes, in accordance with Facebook's Data Usage Policy https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/. You can allow Facebook and its partners to place ads on and off Facebook. A cookie may also be stored on your computer for these purposes. The legal basis for the use of this service is Art. 6 I 1 f GDPR. You can object to the collection of your data by Facebook pixel, or to the use of your data for the purpose of displaying Facebook ads by contacting the following address: https://www.facebook.com/settings?tab=ads. Facebook is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement and thus guarantees compliance with European data protection legislation (https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000GnywAAC&status=Active).
7. Contact regarding Data Protection
To contact us regarding Data Protection, you are welcome to contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org