The policy sets out the different areas where user privacy is concerned and outlines the obligations & requirements of the users, the website and website owners. Furthermore the way this website processes, stores and protects user data and information will also be detailed within this policy.
Please see below for further details.
1.Privacy at a glance
1.1. General information
1.2. Data collection on our website
1.2.1. Who is responsible for the data collection on this website?
The data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator. Its contact details can be found in the imprint of this website or section 2.2.
1.2.2. How do we collect your data?
Your data will be collected on the one hand, that you tell us. For example, this may be data that you enter in a contact form.
Other data is collected automatically when visiting the website through our IT systems. These are above all technical data (e.g Internet browser, operating system or time of the page request). The collection of this data is automatic as soon as you enter our website.
1.2.3. What do we use your data for?
Part of the data is collected to ensure a flawless provision of the website. Other data can be used to analyse your user behaviour.
1.2.4. What rights do you have regarding your data?
At any time you have the right to obtain free information about the origin, recipient and purpose of your stored personal data. You also have the right to request the correction, blocking or deletion of this data free of charge. For further information on data protection, please contact us at any time in the imprint or in section 2.2. address given to us. Furthermore, you have a right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority.
1.3. Analysis tools and third-party tools
When you visit our website, your surfing behaviour can be statistically evaluated. This happens mainly with cookies and with so-called analysis programs. The analysis of your surfing behaviour is usually anonymous; The surfing behaviour usually can not be traced back to you. You can object to this analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools. Detailed information can be found in the following sections.
2. General information and your rights
2.1. Data protection
2.2. Note to the responsible body
Responsible for the data processing on this website is:
Carl Duisberg Straße 26
tel: +49 (0) 157 530 53000 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
(hereinafter the "Website Operator", "us" or "we")
In accordance with Art. 4 No. 7 GDPR, the person responsible is the natural or legal person who, alone or together with others, decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data.
2.3. Contradiction against advertising mails
The sending of unsolicited advertising and information materials and the above pursuant to Art. 13 para. 1 lit. A DSGVO published contact information is hereby rejected. The operators of the pages expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, for example through spam e-mails.
2.4. Your rights as a data subject
You have the right, at any time upon request, to obtain information from us about your personal data relating to us within the scope of Art. 15 GDPR. You can submit an application by post or e-mail to the address given above.
2.4.2. Right to correct incorrect data
You have the right to request immediate correction of personal data concerning you if it is incorrect. Please contact the above mentioned contact addresses.
2.4.3. Right to delete
2.4.4. Right to restriction of processing
You have the right to demand that we restrict processing in accordance with Art. 18 GDPR. This right exists in particular if the accuracy of the personal data between the user and us is controversial, for the period of time required for the verification of correctness and in the case of an existing right of deletion instead of deletion requires limited processing; and in the event that the data is no longer required for the purposes we are pursuing, but the user is required to assert, exercise or defend legal claims, and if the successful exercise of an objection between us and the user is still controversial. To assert your right, please contact the above mentioned contact addresses.
2.4.5. Right to data portability
You have the right to receive from us the personal data relating to you that you have provided to us in a structured, common, machine-readable format in accordance with Art. 20 GDPR. To assert your right, please contact the above mentioned contact addresses.
2.4.6. Revocation of your consent to data processing
For some data processing we ask for your express consent according to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR. If you give us your consent, you can withdraw it at any time with effect for the future. For a revocation, an informal message by e-mail to us via the contact details communicated under 2.2 is sufficient. The legality of the data processing carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.
2.4.7. right to
For reasons arising from your particular situation, you have the right at any time against the processing of personal data concerning you, which, inter alia, pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. e or f DSGVO takes an objection according to Art. 21 GDPR. We will cease the processing of your personal information, unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing is for the purpose of enforcing, pursuing or defending legal claims.
2.4.8. right of appeal
You also have the right to contact the competent supervisory authority for complaints.
2.5. SSL or TLS encryption – Do we need this?
This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security purposes and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as orders or requests you send to us as a site operator. The encrypted connection is used on all forms. These are integrated as iFrame. Open the iFrame in a separate browser tab, recognize the encryption on the lock icon in the address bar of the browser, and that the page's address changes from "http: //" to "https: //".
If SSL or TLS encryption is enabled, the data you submit to us can not be read by third parties.
3. Data collection on our website
Our websites use so-called cookies. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and stored by your browser. They serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies". They will be automatically deleted after your visit to our websites. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit.
You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and allow cookies only in individual cases, the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally exclude and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.
Cookies that are required to carry out the electronic communication process or to provide certain functions of our website (eg shopping cart function) are processed on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO saved. The data processing is based on our legitimate interest in the technically error-free and optimized provision of our services.
Our company is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Wix.com provides us with the online platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall.
All direct payment gateways offered by Wix.com and used by our company adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.
3.2. Server log files
The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:
Browser type and browser version
used operating system
previously visited website
Host name of the accessing computer
Time of the server request
A merge of this data with other data sources will not be done.
The basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO, the processing is necessary to be able to provide our website.
3.3. Registration on this website
You can register on our website to use additional features on the site. We only use the data entered for the purpose of using the respective offer or service for which you have registered. The mandatory information requested during registration must be given in full. Otherwise, registration is not possible.
For important changes, such as the scope of the offer or for technical changes, we use the e-mail address provided during registration to inform you in this way.
The processing of the data entered during registration takes place on the basis of your consent (Art. 6 (1) lit. DSGVO). You can revoke your consent at any time. An informal message by e-mail to us is sufficient. The legality of the already completed data processing remains unaffected by the revocation.
The data collected during registration will be stored by us as long as you are registered on our website and will be deleted if you also delete your user profile. In addition, we only store your data for a longer period if there is a legal obligation to do so.
3.4. Comments on this website
The comments on this page will include your comment, details of when the comment was created, your e-mail address and, if you do not choose the "anonymous post" option, the name of your chosen username.
3.4.1. Storage of the IP address
Our comment function stores the IP addresses of the users who write comments. Since we do not check comments on our site before activation, we need this information in order to be able to act against the author in case of infringement (such as insults).
3.4.2. Subscribe to comments
As a user of the page you can subscribe to comments after registering. You will receive a confirmation email to verify that you are the owner of the given email address. You can unsubscribe from this function at any time via a link in the info mails. The data entered in the course of subscribing to comments will be deleted in this case; if you have transmitted this data to us for other purposes and elsewhere (eg newsletter order), the data will of course continue to be processed by us for this purpose.
3.4.3. Storage duration of the comments
The comments and related data are stored and remain on our website until the commented content has been completely deleted or the comments must be deleted for legal reasons (eg offensive comments).
3.4.4. Legal basis
The comments are stored on the basis of your consent (Art. 6 (1) a DSGVO). You may revoke your consent at any time with future effect. An informal message by e-mail to us is sufficient. The legality of the already completed data processing operations remains unaffected by the revocation.
4. Analysis tools and advertising
4.1. Google Analytics
This website uses functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics. Provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Data processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in analyzing user behavior in order to optimize both its website and its advertising.
4.1.1. IP anonymization
We have activated the function IP anonymization on this website. As a result, your IP address will be truncated by Google within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area prior to transmission to the United States. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the USA and shortened 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 provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address provided by Google Analytics as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.
4.1.2. Preventing data processing through browser settings and browser plugins
You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the features of this website to the fullest extent possible. In addition, you may prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading the browser plug-in available under the following link and install:
4.1.3. Opposition to data collection
You can prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set that prevents the collection of your data on future visits to this website: disable Google Analytics .
You may also object to the use of certain advertising cookies through the following pages:
4.1.4. Demographics in Google Analytics
This website uses the demographics feature of Google Analytics. As a result, reports can be produced that contain statements on the age, gender and interests of the site visitors. This data comes from interest-based advertising from Google and third-party visitor data. This data can not be assigned to a specific person. You can disable this feature at any time through the ad settings in your Google Account, or generally prohibit the collection of your data by Google Analytics as outlined in the section "Opposition to Data Collection".
5. Plugins and Tools
5.1. Google Web Fonts
This site uses so-called web fonts, provided by Google, for the uniform representation of fonts. When you call up a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly.
To do this, the browser you use must connect to Google's servers. As a result, Google learns that our website has been accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web Fonts is in the interest of a consistent and attractive presentation of our online services. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.
If your browser does not support web fonts, a default font will be used by your computer.
6. Disclosure of data
Basically, a transfer of your personal data without your express prior consent only in the following cases:
If required to investigate the unlawful use of our services or to prosecute, personal data will be passed on to law enforcement agencies and, where appropriate, to third parties who have been harmed. However, this only happens if there are concrete indications of unlawful or abusive behavior. Disclosure may take place even if it serves to enforce conditions of use or other arrangements. We are also required by law to provide information to certain public authorities upon request. These are law enforcement agencies, authorities prosecuting immunity cases and the tax authorities.
The disclosure of this data is based on our legitimate interest in the fight against abuse, the prosecution of criminal offenses and the protection, assertion and enforcement of claims and that your rights and interests in the protection of your personal data do not predominate, Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. f DSGVO.
As far as we use services from Google, we also use this Google as a processor. In doing so, we also transmit to countries outside the European Economic Area ("EEA"). Google is certified under the EU-US Privacy Shield. For the USA, the European Commission decided on 12.7.2016 that an appropriate level of data protection exists under the provisions of the EU-US Privacy Shield (Adequacy Decree, Art. 45 GDPR).