Terms Used h3>
“Personal Information” is any information that identifies itself to an identified person or identifiable natural person (hereinafter referred to as “affected person”); a natural person is considered as identifiable, which can be identified directly or indirectly, in particular by means of assignment to an identifier such as a name, to an identification number, to location data, to an online identifier (eg cookie) or to one or more special features, are the expression of the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of this natural person
“Processing” means any process performed with or without the aid of automated procedures or any such process associated with personal data. The term covers a wide range and covers practically every handling of data.
“Pseudonymisation” means the processing of personal data in such a way that the personal data can no longer be assigned to a specific data subject without additional information being provided, provided that such additional information is kept separate and subject to technical and organizational measures to ensure that the personal data not assigned to an identified or identifiable natural person.
“Profiling” means any kind of automated processing of personal data which involves the use of such personal data to evaluate certain personal aspects relating to a natural person, in particular aspects relating to job performance, economic situation, health, personal To analyze or predict preferences, interests, reliability, behavior, location, or location of this natural person.
“Responsible” means the natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body that alone or together with others decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data
‘Processor’ means a natural or legal person, public authority, body or body that processes personal data on behalf of the controller.
Relevant legal basis h3>
We inform you about the legal basis of our data processing. Unless the legal basis in the data protection declaration is mentioned, the following applies: The legal basis for obtaining consent, the legal basis for the processing for the performance of our services and the execution of contractual measures as well as the response to inquiries, the legal basis for processing in order to fulfill our legal obligations, and the legal basis for processing in order to safeguard our legitimate interests. In the event that vital interests of the data subject or another natural person require the processing of personal data, as legal basis. p>
Security Measures h3>
We take into account the state of the art, the implementation costs and the type the scope, circumstances and purposes of the processing and the different likelihood and severity of the risk to the rights and freedoms of natural persons; appropriate technical and organizational measures to ensure a level of protection commensurate with the risk
Measures include, in particular, ensuring the confidentiality, integrity and availability of data by controlling physical access to the data, as well as their access, input, disclosure, availability and separation. We have also set up procedures to ensure the enjoyment of data subject rights, data deletion and data vulnerability. Furthermore, we consider the protection of personal data already in the development or selection of hardware, software and procedures, according to the principle of data protection through technology design and privacy-friendly default settings
Collaboration with contract processors and third parties h3>
If, in the course of our processing, we disclose data to other persons and companies (contract processors or third parties) to them transmit or otherwise grant access to the data, this is only on the basis of a legal permission (eg, if a transmission of the data to third parties, such as to payment service providers, required to fulfill the contract), You have consented to a legal obligation or on the basis of our legitimate interests (eg the use of agents, web hosts, etc.).
Insofar as we commission third parties to process data on the basis of a so-called “contract processing contract”. P>
Transfers to Third Countries h3 >
If we process data in a third country (ie outside the European Union (EU) or the European Economic Area (EEA)) or if this is done in the context of the use of third party services or disclosure, or transmission of data to third parties this only if it is to fulfill our (pre) contractual obligations, on the basis of your consent, on the basis of a legal obligation or on the basis of our legitimate interests. Subject to legal or contractual permissions, we process or have the data processed in a third country only in the presence of the special conditions. That the processing is e.g. on the basis of specific guarantees, such as the officially recognized level of data protection (eg for the USA through the Privacy Shield) or compliance with officially recognized special contractual obligations (so – called “standard contractual clauses”). p>
Rights of Data Subjects h3>
You have the right to ask for confirmation as to whether such data is being processed and for information about such data and for further information and copying of the data.
You have the right to demand the completion of the data concerning you or the correction of the incorrect data concerning you.
They have the right to demand that the relevant data be deleted without delay, or alternatively to demand a restriction of the processing of data in accordance with Art. 18 GDPR
You have the right to demand that the data relating to you, which you have provided to us, be obtained and request their transmission to other persons responsible.
You have the right to file a complaint with the competent supervisory authority. P>
Right of Withdrawal h3>
You have the right to give consent in accordance with Art. Revoke Article 7 (3) of the GDPR with effect for the future p>
Right to object h3>
You may contradict at any time. The objection may in particular be made against processing for direct marketing purposes. P>
Cookies and right of objection for direct mail h3>
“Cookies” are small files, which are stored on users’ computers. Different information can be stored within the cookies. A cookie is primarily used to store the information about a user (or the device on which the cookie is stored) during or after his visit to an online offer. Temporary cookies, or “session cookies” or “transient cookies”, are cookies that are deleted after a user leaves an online service and closes his browser. In such a cookie, e.g. the contents of a shopping cart in an online shop or a login status are saved. The term “permanent” or “persistent” refers to cookies that remain stored even after the browser has been closed. Thus, e.g. the login status will be saved if users visit it after several days. Likewise, in such a cookie the interests of the users can be stored, which are used for range measurement or marketing purposes. A “third-party cookie” refers to cookies offered by providers other than the person responsible for the online offer (otherwise, if only its cookies are called “first-party cookies”)
If users do not want cookies stored on their computer, they will be asked to disable the option in their browser’s system settings. Saved cookies can be deleted in the system settings of the browser. The exclusion of cookies can lead to functional restrictions of this online offer.
Deletion of data h3>
According to legal requirements in Germany, the storage takes place in particular for 10 years according to §§ 147 Abs. 1 AO, 257 Abs. 1 Nr. 1 and 4, Abs. 4 HGB (books, records, management reports, accounting documents, trading books, relevant for taxation Documents, etc.) and 6 years in accordance with § 257 (1) no. 2 and 3, para. 4 HGB (commercial letters).
According to legal regulations in Austria the storage takes place especially for 7 years according to § 132 paragraph 1 BAO (accounting documents, receipts / invoices, accounts, receipts, business papers, statement of income and expenses, etc.), for 22 years in connection with real estate and for 10 years in the case of documents related to electronically supplied services, telecommunications, broadcasting and television services provided to non-EU companies in EU Member States for which the Mini-One-Stop-Shop (MOSS) is used. p>
Join Affiliate Affiliate Programs h3>
Within our on-line offer we rely on our legitimate interests (ie interest in the analysis, optimization and economical operation of our online offer) industry-standard tracking measures as required for the operation of the affiliate system. Below we clarify the users about the technical background.
The services offered by our contractual partners can also be advertised and linked to other websites (so-called affiliate links or after-buy systems, if, for example, links or services of third parties are offered after conclusion of a contract). The operators of the respective websites receive a commission if users follow the affiliate links and then take advantage of the offers.
In summary, our online offering requires us to be able to keep track of whether users who are interested in affiliate links and / or the offers available to us then take advantage of the offers on the affiliate links or on our online platform. For this, the affiliate links and our offers are supplemented by certain values that are part of the link or otherwise, e.g. in a cookie, can be set. The values include in particular the source website (referrer), time, an online identifier of the operator of the website on which the affiliate link was located, an online identifier of the respective offer, an online identifier of the user, as well as tracking specific values such as Ad ID, Affiliate ID and Categorizations.
The online user IDs used by us are pseudonymous values. That the online identifiers themselves do not contain personal data such as names or e-mail addresses. They only help us determine whether the same user who clicked on an affiliate link or was interested in an offer through our online offer, perceived the offer, i. e.g. has signed a contract with the provider. However, the online identification is personal in so far as the partner company and also us, the online identification together with other user data are available. Only then can the partner company tell us whether the user has accepted the offer and we, for example, can pay the bonus.
Our online offering uses the” Akismet “service offered by Automattic Inc., 60 29th Street # 343, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA. The use is based on our legitimate interests within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. With the help of this service, comments of real people are distinguished from spam comments. All comment information is sent to a server in the US, where it is analyzed and stored for four days for comparison. If a comment has been classified as spam, the data will be stored beyond that time. This information includes the name entered, the email address, the IP address, the comment content, the referrer, details of the browser used, the computer system and the time of the entry.
For more information about the collection and use of data by Akismet, see the Automattic Privacy Notice: https://automattic.com/privacy/ .
Users are welcome to use pseudonyms, or to refrain from entering the name or email address. You can completely prevent the transfer of data by not using our commenting system. That would be a pity, but unfortunately we do not see any other alternatives that work just as effectively. P>
p> When contacting us (eg via contact form, e-mail, telephone or via social media) the information provided by the user for processing the contact request and its Settlement processed. User information can be stored in a Customer Relationship Management System (“CRM System”) or similar request organization.
We delete the requests, if they are no longer required. We check the necessity every two years; Furthermore, the legal archiving obligations apply. Span> p>
Hosting and E-Mail-Dispatch h3>
p> < p> The hosting services we use are designed to provide the following services: infrastructure and platform services, computing capacity, storage and database services, e-mail delivery, security and technical services Maintenance services that we use for the purpose of operating this online offer.
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Google Analytics h3>
Google is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement, which provides a guarantee to comply with European data protection law ( https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active code).
Google will use this information on our behalf to evaluate the use of our online offer by users, to compile reports on the activities within this online offer and to provide us with further services related to the use of this online offer and the internet usage. In doing so, pseudonymous usage profiles of the users can be created from the processed data.
We only use Google Analytics with activated IP anonymization. This means that the IP address of the users will be shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to and shortened to a Google server in the USA.
The IP address submitted by the user’s browser will not be merged with other data provided by Google. Users can prevent the storage of cookies by setting their browser software accordingly; Users may also prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to their use of the online offer as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: & nbsp; http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en .
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Range measurement with Matomo h3>
As part of Matomo’s range analysis, based on our legitimate interests (ie interest in the analysis, optimization and economic operation of our online offer processes the following data: the type of browser you use and the browser version, the operating system you are using, your country of origin, date and time of the server request, the number of visits, your time spent on the website and yours operated external links. The IP address of the users is anonymized before being saved.
Users can object to the anonymized data collection by the program Matomo at any time with effect for the future by clicking on the link below. In this case, a so-called opt-out cookie is stored in your browser, with the result that Matomo no longer collects session data. However, if users delete their cookies, the result is that the opt-out cookie will also be deleted and therefore need to be re-enabled by users.
The logs containing the users’ data will be deleted after 6 months at the latest.
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We maintain online presence within social networks and platforms in order to communicate with customers, prospects and users active there and to inform them about our services. When calling the respective networks and platforms, the terms and conditions and the data processing guidelines apply to their respective operators.
Google Fonts h3>
Last update: 18th December 2019