The provider (in the following also referred to as “we”) collects, uses and stores your personal data in accordance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the German Data Protection Act (“Bundesdatenschutzgesetz”) and the German Telemedia Act (“Telemediengesetz”). Personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. Below we inform you about the type, extent and purpose of the collection and use of personal data.
For security reasons and in order to protect confidential information, such as requests submitted via our contact form, we use SSL-encryption. If an encrypted connection has been effected the adress-line of your browser will shol „https://“ instead of „http://“ and you might notice a locker symbol in your browser. If SSL is activated third parties cannot read data that you send to us.
We store and process information on the basis of Art. 6 para 1 lit. f GDPR about your visits of our website in so called log files on our server. The log files contain data that your browser is automatically sending to us, such as:
These data will be collected and processed only for the purpose of measuring the statistics of our website performance. These data will not be connected with data from other data sources.
On our website we provide a contact form in order to contact us electronically. If you use our contact form we store and process the data entered in the form. These are the following data: name, email-address, subject-line, and your message. Alternatively, you can contact us by email. In this case we store and process the data submitted by email. We don´t transfer personal data to third parties. Data will be used only in order to be able to reply to your request. Storing and processing your personal data in this context is based on Art. 6 para 1, lit f GDPR.
Period of Data Storage
We process and store personal data only for the period, which is required to meet the purpose of processing, or as long and to the extent as statutory laws require us to process and/or store such data.
If the purpose of processing does not apply anymore and the applicable statutory retention requirement expires, we will as a matter of routine erase data or restrict the processing of data in accordance with the applicable statutory laws.
In case you do not agree to the storage and evaluation of the generated usage information, you can deactivate this function. In this case, a so-called deactivation cookie is stored in your browser, which means that Piwik does not collect any session data. If you delete your cookies, this means that the deactivation cookie is also deleted and must be set again.
Rights of Data Subject
The data subject may according to Articles 15 through 18 GDPR request access to and rectification or erasure of personal data or restriction of processing concerning the data subject as well as the purpose of the data processing. Moreover, the data subject has, subject to Art. 20 GDPR, the right to receive the personal data concerning him or her, which he or she has provided to us, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format, and the right to transmit this data to another controller without hindrance from our part. According to Art. 21 (1) GDPR, the data subject shall also have the right to object, on grounds relating to his or her particular situation, at any time to processing of personal data concerning him or her which is based on point (e) or (f) of Art. 6 (1) GDPR. We will comply with the aforementioned requests if and to the extent such compliance is required by the applicable statutory laws. Requests for access to and rectification or erasure of personal data or restriction of processing may be directed to the email or post address stated in our website’s imprint. Each data subject has the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority of the alleged infringement if the data subject considers that the processing of personal data relating to him or her infringes the GDPR.