1. An overview of data protection
The following information will provide you with an easy to navigate overview of what will happen with
your personal data when you visit this website. The term “personal data” comprises all
that can be used to personally identify you. For detailed information about the subject matter of
protection, please consult our Data Protection Declaration, which we have included beneath this
Data recording on this website
Who is the responsible party for the recording of data on
website (i.e., the “controller”)?
The data on this website is processed by the operator of the website, whose contact information is
available under section “Information about the responsible party (referred to as the “controller”
How do we record your data?
We collect your data as a result of your sharing of your data with us. This may, for instance be
information you enter into our contact form.
Other data shall be recorded by our IT systems automatically or after you consent to its recording
your website visit. This data comprises primarily technical information (e.g., web browser,
system, or time the site was accessed). This information is recorded automatically when you access
What are the purposes we use your data for?
A portion of the information is generated to guarantee the error free provision of the website. Other
data may be used to analyze your user patterns.
What rights do you have as far as your
information is concerned?
You have the right to receive information about the source, recipients, and purposes of your archived
personal data at any time without having to pay a fee for such disclosures. You also have the right
demand that your data are rectified or eradicated. If you have consented to data processing, you
the option to revoke this consent at any time, which shall affect all future data processing.
you have the right to demand that the processing of your data be restricted under certain
Furthermore, you have the right to log a complaint with the competent supervising agency.
Please do not hesitate to contact us at any time if you have questions about this or any other data
protection related issues.
We are hosting the content of our website at the following provider:
The provider is Strato AG, Otto-Ostrowski-Straße 7, 10249 Berlin (hereinafter referred to as
“Strato”). When you visit our website, Strato records various logfiles, including your
Strato is used on the basis of Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR. We have a legitimate interest in a depiction of our
website that is as reliable as possible. If appropriate consent has been obtained, the processing is
carried out exclusively on the basis of Art. 6(1)(a) GDPR and § 25 (1) TTDSG, insofar the
includes the storage of cookies or the access to information in the user’s end device (e.g.,
device fingerprinting) within the meaning of the TTDSG. This consent can be revoked at any time.
We have concluded a data processing agreement (DPA) for the use of the above-mentioned service. This
contract mandated by data privacy laws that guarantees that they process personal data of our
visitors only based on our instructions and in compliance with the GDPR.
3. General information and mandatory information
The operators of this website and its pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously.
Hence, we handle your personal data as confidential information and in compliance with the statutory
data protection regulations and this Data Protection Declaration.
Whenever you use this website, a variety of personal information will be collected. Personal data
comprises data that can be used to personally identify you. This Data Protection Declaration
which data we collect as well as the purposes we use this data for. It also explains how, and for
purpose the information is collected.
We herewith advise you that the transmission of data via the Internet (i.e., through e-mail
communications) may be prone to security gaps. It is not possible to completely protect data against
Information about the responsible party (referred to as the “controller” in the
The data processing controller on this website is:
Marburger Str. 118
The controller is the natural person or legal entity that single-handedly or jointly with others
decisions as to the purposes of and resources for the processing of personal data (e.g., names,
remain with us until the purpose for which it was collected no longer applies. If you assert a
request for deletion or revoke your consent to data processing, your data will be deleted, unless we
have other legally permissible reasons for storing your personal data (e.g., tax or commercial law
retention periods); in the latter case, the deletion will take place after these reasons cease to
General information on the legal basis for the data processing on this website
If you have consented to data processing, we process your personal data on the basis of Art. 6(1)(a)
or Art. 9 (2)(a) GDPR, if special categories of data are processed according to Art. 9 (1) DSGVO. In
case of explicit consent to the transfer of personal data to third countries, the data processing is
also based on Art. 49 (1)(a) GDPR. If you have consented to the storage of cookies or to the access
information in your end device (e.g., via device fingerprinting), the data processing is
based on § 25 (1) TTDSG. The consent can be revoked at any time. If your data is required for
fulfillment of a contract or for the implementation of pre-contractual measures, we process your
the basis of Art. 6(1)(b) GDPR. Furthermore, if your data is required for the fulfillment of a legal
obligation, we process it on the basis of Art. 6(1)(c) GDPR. Furthermore, the data processing may be
carried out on the basis of our legitimate interest according to Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR. Information on
relevant legal basis in each individual case is provided in the following paragraphs of this privacy
Revocation of your consent to the processing of data
A wide range of data processing transactions are possible only subject to your express consent. You
also revoke at any time any consent you have already given us. This shall be without prejudice to
lawfulness of any data collection that occurred prior to your revocation.
Right to object to the collection of data in special cases; right to object to direct advertising
IN THE EVENT THAT DATA ARE PROCESSED ON THE BASIS OF ART. 6(1)(E) OR (F) GDPR, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO
ANY TIME OBJECT TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA BASED ON GROUNDS ARISING FROM YOUR UNIQUE
SITUATION. THIS ALSO APPLIES TO ANY PROFILING BASED ON THESE PROVISIONS. TO DETERMINE THE LEGAL
ON WHICH ANY PROCESSING OF DATA IS BASED, PLEASE CONSULT THIS DATA PROTECTION DECLARATION. IF YOU
OBJECTION, WE WILL NO LONGER PROCESS YOUR AFFECTED PERSONAL DATA, UNLESS WE ARE IN A POSITION TO
COMPELLING PROTECTION WORTHY GROUNDS FOR THE PROCESSING OF YOUR DATA, THAT OUTWEIGH YOUR INTERESTS,
RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS OR IF THE PURPOSE OF THE PROCESSING IS THE CLAIMING, EXERCISING OR DEFENCE OF
ENTITLEMENTS (OBJECTION PURSUANT TO ART. 21(1) GDPR).
IF YOUR PERSONAL DATA IS BEING PROCESSED IN ORDER TO ENGAGE IN DIRECT ADVERTISING, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT
OBJECT TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR AFFECTED PERSONAL DATA FOR THE PURPOSES OF SUCH ADVERTISING AT ANY
TIME. THIS ALSO APPLIES TO PROFILING TO THE EXTENT THAT IT IS AFFILIATED WITH SUCH DIRECT
IF YOU OBJECT, YOUR PERSONAL DATA WILL SUBSEQUENTLY NO LONGER BE USED FOR DIRECT ADVERTISING
(OBJECTION PURSUANT TO ART. 21(2) GDPR).
Right to log a complaint with the competent supervisory agency
In the event of violations of the GDPR, data subjects are entitled to log a complaint with a
agency, in particular in the member state where they usually maintain their domicile, place of work
at the place where the alleged violation occurred. The right to log a complaint is in effect
of any other administrative or court proceedings available as legal recourses.
Right to data portability
You have the right to demand that we hand over any data we automatically process on the basis of your
consent or in order to fulfil a contract be handed over to you or a third party in a commonly used,
machine readable format. If you should demand the direct transfer of the data to another controller,
this will be done only if it is technically feasible.
Information about, rectification and eradication of data
Within the scope of the applicable statutory provisions, you have the right to at any time demand
information about your archived personal data, their source and recipients as well as the purpose of
processing of your data. You may also have a right to have your data rectified or eradicated. If you
have questions about this subject matter or any other questions about personal data, please do not
hesitate to contact us at any time.
Right to demand processing restrictions
You have the right to demand the imposition of restrictions as far as the processing of your personal
data is concerned. To do so, you may contact us at any time. The right to demand restriction of
processing applies in the following cases:
- In the event that you should dispute the correctness of your data archived by us, we will
need some time to verify this claim. During the time that this investigation is ongoing, you
the right to demand that we restrict the processing of your personal data.
- If the processing of your personal data was/is conducted in an unlawful manner, you have the
to demand the restriction of the processing of your data in lieu of demanding the eradication of
- If we do not need your personal data any longer and you need it to exercise, defend or claim
entitlements, you have the right to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal
instead of its eradication.
- If you have raised an objection pursuant to Art. 21(1) GDPR, your rights and our rights will
be weighed against each other. As long as it has not been determined whose interests prevail,
have the right to demand a restriction of the processing of your personal data.
If you have restricted the processing of your personal data, these data – with the exception of
their archiving – may be processed only subject to your consent or to claim, exercise or
legal entitlements or to protect the rights of other natural persons or legal entities or for
public interest reasons cited by the European Union or a member state of the EU.
SSL and/or TLS encryption
For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as purchase orders
inquiries you submit to us as the website operator, this website uses either an SSL or a TLS
program. You can recognize an encrypted connection by checking whether the address line of the
switches from “http://” to “https://” and also by the appearance of the lock
icon in the browser line.
If the SSL or TLS encryption is activated, data you transmit to us cannot be read by third
4. Recording of data on this website
Server log files
The provider of this website and its pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called
server log files, which your browser communicates to us automatically. The information
- The type and version of browser used
- The used operating system
- Referrer URL
- The hostname of the accessing computer
- The time of the server inquiry
- The IP address
This data is not merged with other data sources.
This data is recorded on the basis of Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR. The operator of the website has a legitimate
interest in the technically error free depiction and the optimization of the operator’s
In order to achieve this, server log files must be recorded.