Your rights as a data subject
Using our contact information, you may exercise the following rights at any time:
- information about your data stored with us and their processing,
- correction of incorrect personal data,
- deletion of your data stored with us,
- restriction to processing your data, in case we are not yet allowed to delete your data due to legal obligations,
- objection to the processing of your data with us, and
- data portability, provided you have given your consent to processing your data or have entered into a contract with us.
If you have given your consent, you may withdraw this consent at any time with effect for the future.
Purposes of data processing by the responsible party and third parties
We process your personal data only for the purposes specified in this privacy statement. We will not transfer your personal data to third parties for purposes other than those listed below. Your personal data will only be passed on to third parties, if:
- you have given us your express consent to do so,
- the processing of your data is necessary for the execution of a contract with you,
- the processing of your data is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation,
- the processing of your data is necessary in order to safeguard legitimate interests and there is no reason to believe that you have an overriding legitimate interest in non-disclosure of your data.
Deletion or blocking of data
We adhere to the principles of data avoidance and data economy. We store your personal data only as long as this is necessary to achieve the purposes mentioned in this privacy statement or for the diverse storage periods prescribed by law. When the respective purpose ceases to exist or after expiry of these periods, the corresponding data are blocked or deleted routinely in line with the applicable statutory provisions.
Collection of general data when visiting our website
If you access our website, information of a general nature will be collected automatically by means of a cookie. This information (server log files) includes, for instance, the type of browser, the operating system used, the domain name of your internet service provider and similar data. In this context, we only collect information that cannot be traced back to an individual person. For technical reasons, this information is necessary to deliver the requested content from web pages correctly, and it is coming up inevitably when using the internet. It will be processed for the following purposes, in particular:
- to ensure a problem-free connection to the website,
- to ensure the smooth usage of our website,
- to evaluate the security and stability of the system, as well as
- for further administrative purposes.
The processing of your personal data is based on our legitimate interest resulting from the purposes for data collection mentioned above. We will not use your data to draw conclusions regarding individual persons. Only the responsible party and processors, if necessary, shall receive these data. Where appropriate, we will evaluate anonymous information of this type statistically in order to optimize our internet presence and the underlying technology.
In order to protect the security of your data during transmission, we use the latest encryption methods (e.g. SSL) on HTTPS.
On the basis of the consent you granted, we will send you regular updates on our newsletter or comparable information by e-mail to the e-mail address provided by you. To receive the newsletter, it is sufficient to enter your e-mail address and your initials. When registering for our newsletter, the data provided by you are used exclusively for this purpose. Subscribers may also be informed by e-mail about circumstances, which are relevant for the service or registration (for example, changes to the newsletter offering or technical conditions).
For an effective registration, we require a valid e-mail address. In order to verify that a registration is made by the holder of an e-mail address, we use the “double opt-in” procedure. To do this we record the ordering of the newsletter, the sending of an e-mail confirmation and the receipt of the response requested in the e-mail confirmation. Further data will not be collected. The data will be used exclusively for sending out the newsletters and will not be disclosed to third parties. You may withdraw the consent to the storage of your personal data and their use for sending out the newsletters at any time. In each newsletter, there is a corresponding link to unsubscribe. In addition, you can also unsubscribe at any time directly on this website or inform us about your wish to unsubscribe using the contact data specified at the end of this privacy statement.
If you contact us with questions of any kind by e-mail or via the online form, you implicitly give us your consent to contact you. The minimum requirement for using our online forms is the indication of a valid e-mail address. The e-mail address is used to assign the request and subsequently respond to it. When requesting advisory service, further data are required. The information you provide shall be stored for processing the request and for possible follow-up questions.
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Amendments to our privacy statement
We reserve the right to amend this privacy statement so that it always meets the current legal requirements and in order to incorporate any changes to our services into the privacy statement, e.g. following the launch of new services. For your next visit after such an amendment, the new privacy statement shall apply.
If you have any questions regarding data protection, please send us an e-mail.