Data protection

Data protection

1Data protection at a glance General information

The following information provides a simple overview of what happens to your personal data when you visit this websitePersonal data are all data with which you can be personally identifiedYou can find detailed information on the subject of data protection in our data protection declaration below this text

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Data collection on this website

Who is responsible for data collection on this website?

The data processing on this website is carried out by the website operatorYou can find their contact details in the imprint of this website

How do we collect your data?

On the one hand, your data is collected by you communicating it to usThis can be e.g.Bare data that you enter in a contact form

Other data is automatically collected by our IT systems when you visit the websiteThese are mainly technical data (e.g.BInternet browser, operating system or time of the page visit)This data is recorded automatically as soon as you enter this website

What do we use your data for?

Part of the data is collected to ensure that the website is provided correctlyOther data can be used to analyze your user behavior

What rights do you have regarding your data?

You have the right to receive information about the origin, recipient and purpose of your stored personal data free of charge at any timeYou also have the right to request that this data be corrected or deletedYou can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint if you have any further questions about data protectionYou also have the right to lodge a complaint with the responsible supervisory authority

You also have the right to request that the processing of your personal data be restricted in certain circumstancesYou can find details on this in the data protection declaration under "Right to restriction of processing"

Analysis tools and third party tools

When you visit this website, your surfing behavior can be statistically evaluatedThis is done primarily with cookies and with so-called analysis programsYour surfing behavior is usually analyzed anonymously; the surfing behavior cannot be traced back to you

You can object to this analysis or prevent it by not using certain toolsYou can find detailed information on these tools and your options for objection in the following data protection declaration

2Hosting External hosting

This website is hosted by an external service provider (hoster)Personal data collected on this website is stored on the hoster's serversThis can be vaare IP addresses, contact requests, meta and communication data, contract data, contact details, names, website access and other data that are generated via a website

The host is used for the purpose of fulfilling the contract with our potential and existing customers (Art6 para1 lit.b GDPR) and in the interest of a safe, fast and efficient

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Provision of our online offer by a professional provider (Art6 para1 lit.f GDPR)

Our hoster will only process your data to the extent necessary to fulfill its performance obligations and to follow our instructions in relation to this data

Conclusion of a contract for order processing

In order to ensure data protection-compliant processing, we have concluded a contract for order processing with our host

3General information and mandatory information on data protection

The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriouslyWe treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this data protection declaration

When you use this website, various personal data are collectedPersonal data is data with which you can be personally identifiedThis data protection declaration explains what data we collect and what we use it forIt also explains how and for what purpose this is done

We would like to point out that data transmission on the Internet (e.g.Bcan have security gaps in communication by email)It is not possible to completely protect data from access by third parties

Information about the responsible body

The responsible body for data processing on this website is:

Ralf Kaiser Bottingerstrasse 17 79232 March

Telephone: 07665 8044666
Email: info@ralfchristophkaiser.com

The responsible body is the natural or legal person who alone or together with others about the purposes and means of processing personal data (e.g.BNames, email addresses oDecides

Revocation of your consent to data processing

Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consentYou can withdraw your consent at any timeAll you need to do is send an informal email to usThe legality of the data processing carried out before the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation

Right to object to data collection in special cases and direct advertising (Art21 GDPR)

IF DATA PROCESSING IS BASED ON ART6 ABS1 LITE OR F GDPR, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT AT ANY TIME FOR REASONS THAT ARE SPECIAL FOR YOU

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RESULT SITUATION, OBJECT TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA; THIS IS ALSO APPLICABLE TO PROFILING BASED ON THESE PROVISIONSTHE RELEVANT LEGAL BASIS ON WHICH PROCESSING IS BASED IS TAKEN FROM THIS PRIVACY STATEMENTIF YOU SUBJECT, WE WILL NO LESS PROCESS YOUR PERSONAL DATA, UNLESS WE CAN PROVIDE OBLIGATORY PROTECTIVE REASONS FOR THE PROCESSING THAT PROVIDES YOUR INTERESTS, RIGHTS AND DISCLAIMER, AND THE PROTECTED PROPERTY OPPOSITION ACCORDING TO ART21 ABS1 GDPR)

IF YOUR PERSONAL DATA IS PROCESSED TO OPERATE DIRECT ADVERTISING, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO OBJECT AT ANY TIME TO PROCESS YOUR PERSONAL DATA FOR THE PURPOSE OF SUCH ADVERTISING; THIS IS ALSO APPLICABLE TO PROFILING, TO THE EXTENT IT IS RELATED TO SUCH DIRECT ADVERTISINGIF YOU DISAGREE, YOUR PERSONAL DATA WILL NO LONGER BE USED FOR THE PURPOSE OF DIRECT ADVERTISING (CONTRADICTION IN ACCORDANCE WITH ART21 ABS2 GDPR)

Right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority

In the event of violations of the GDPR, the data subject has the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the member state of their habitual residence, their place of work or the place of the alleged violationThe right to lodge a complaint is without prejudice to other administrative or judicial remedies

Right to data portability

You have the right to have data that we process automatically based on your consent or in fulfillment of a contract handed over to you or to a third party in a common, machine-readable formatIf you request the direct transfer of the data to another person responsible, this will only take place if it is technically feasible

SSL orTLS encryption

This site uses an SSL orTLS encryptionYou can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from "http: //" to "https: //" and by the lock symbol in your browser line

If the SSL orIf TLS encryption is activated, the data that you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties

Encrypted payments on this website

If after the conclusion of a fee-based contract there is an obligation to provide us with your payment details (e.g.BAccount number with direct debit authorization), this data is required for payment processing

Payment transactions via the common means of payment (Visa / MasterCard, direct debit) are carried out exclusively via an encrypted SSL orTLS connectionYou can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from "http: //" to "https: //" and by the lock symbol in your browser line

With encrypted communication, your payment data, which you transmit to us, cannot be transferred from

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Be read by third parties

Information, deletion and correction

You have the right to free information about your stored personal data, its origin and recipient and the purpose of data processing and, if necessary, at any time within the scope of the applicable legal provisionsa right to correct or delete this dataYou can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint if you have any further questions about personal data

Right to restriction of processing

You have the right to request that the processing of your personal data be restrictedYou can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprintThe right to restrict processing exists in the following cases:

If you contest the accuracy of your personal data stored with us, we usually need time to check thisFor the duration of the check, you have the right to request that the processing of your personal data be restricted.
If the processing of your personal data happened / happens unlawfully, you can request the restriction of the data processing instead of the deletion

If we no longer need your personal data, but you need it to exercise, defend or assert legal claims, you have the right to request that the processing of your personal data be restricted instead of being deleted.
If you object to Art
21 para1 GDPR, your interests must be weighed up against oursAs long as it is not clear whose interests outweigh the rights, you have the right to request that the processing of your personal data be restricted

If you have restricted the processing of your personal data, this data - apart from its storage - may only be obtained with your consent or to assert, exercise or defend legal claims or to protect the rights of another natural or legal person or for reasons of important public interest the European Union or a Member State

Objection to advertising emails

We hereby object to the use of contact data published within the scope of the imprint obligation for sending unsolicited advertising and information materialThe operators of the pages expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of unsolicited promotional information, such as spam e-mails

4Data collection on this website cookies

Some of the websites use so-called cookiesCookies do no harm to your computer and do not contain virusesCookies are used to make our website more user-friendly, effective and secureCookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser

Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies"They are automatically deleted after your visitOther cookies remain on your device until you delete themThese cookies enable us to recognize your browser the next time you visit

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You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and only allow cookies in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general, and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when the browser is closedIf cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be restricted

Cookies that are used to carry out the electronic communication process or to provide certain functions you require (e.g.BShopping cart function) are required based on Art6 para1 lit.f GDPR savedThe website operator has a legitimate interest in storing cookies for the technically error-free and optimized provision of its servicesIf a corresponding consent has been requested (e.g.Bconsent to the storage of cookies), the processing takes place exclusively on the basis of Art6 para1 lit.a GDPR; the consent can be revoked at any time

As far as other cookies (e.g.BCookies for the analysis of your surfing behavior) are stored, these are treated separately in this data protection declaration

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 usThese are:

Browser type and browser version used operating system referrer URL
Host name of the accessing computer Time of the server request IP address

This data is not merged with other data sources

This data is recorded on the basis of Art6 para1 lit.f GDPRThe website operator has a legitimate interest in the technically error-free presentation and optimization of his website - the server log files must be recorded for this

contact form

If you send us inquiries using the contact form, your details from the inquiry form, including the contact details you provided there, will be stored by us for the purpose of processing the inquiry and in the event of follow-up questionsWe will not pass on this data without your consent

This data is processed on the basis of Art6 para1 lit.b GDPR, if your request is related to the fulfillment of a contract or is necessary to carry out pre-contractual measuresIn all other cases, the processing is based on our legitimate interest in the effective processing of inquiries sent to us (Art6 para1 lit.f GDPR) or on your consent (Art6 para1 lit.a GDPR) if this was queried

The data you entered in the contact form will remain with us until you request deletion, revoke your consent to storage or the purpose for data storage no longer applies (e.g.Bafter your request has been processed)Mandatory legal provisions - especially retention periods - remain unaffected

Request by email, phone or fax

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If you contact us by email, phone or fax, your request, including all personal data resulting from it (name, request), will be stored and processed by us for the purpose of processing your requestWe will not pass on this data without your consent

This data is processed on the basis of Art6 para1 lit.b GDPR, if your request is related to the fulfillment of a contract or is necessary to carry out pre-contractual measuresIn all other cases, processing is based on your consent (Art6 para1 lit.a GDPR) and / or on our legitimate interests (Art6 para1 lit.f GDPR), since we have a legitimate interest in the effective processing of inquiries addressed to us

The data you send to us via contact requests will remain with us until you request deletion, revoke your consent to storage or the purpose for data storage no longer applies (e.g.Bafter your request has been processed)Mandatory statutory provisions - in particular statutory retention periods - remain unaffected

Registration on this website

You can register on this website to use additional functions on the siteWe use the data entered for this purpose only for the purpose of using the respective offer or service for which you have registeredThe mandatory information requested during registration must be given in fullOtherwise we will reject the registration

For important changes, such as the scope of the offer or for technically necessary changes, we use the email address provided during registration to inform you in this way

The data entered during registration is processed for the purpose of carrying out the usage relationship established by the registration and, if necessary,to initiate further contracts (Art6 para1 lit.b GDPR)

The data collected during registration will be stored by us as long as you are registered on this website and will then be deletedStatutory retention periods remain unaffected

Processing data (customer and contract data)

We collect, process and use personal data only insofar as they are necessary for the establishment, content or change of the legal relationship (inventory data)This is done on the basis of Art6 para1 lit.b GDPR, which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or pre-contractual measuresWe only collect, process and use personal data about the use of this website (usage data) insofar as this is necessary to enable or bill the user for the use of the service

The customer data collected will be deleted after the order has been completed or the business relationship has endedStatutory retention periods remain unaffected

Data transmission when concluding a contract for online shops, retailers and shipping of goods

We only transfer personal data to third parties if this is necessary in the context of contract execution, for example to the companies entrusted with the delivery of the goods or the credit institution commissioned with the payment processingNo further transmission of the data takes place oronly if you have expressly consented to the transmissionYour data will not be passed on to third parties without express consent, for example for advertising purposes

The basis for data processing is Art6 para1 lit.b GDPR, which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or pre-contractual measures

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Data transmission when concluding a contract for services and digital content

We only transfer personal data to third parties if this is necessary in the context of contract processing, for example to the credit institution commissioned with the payment processing

No further transmission of the data takes place oronly if you have expressly consented to the transmissionYour data will not be passed on to third parties without express consent, for example for advertising purposes

The basis for data processing is Art6 para1 lit.b GDPR, which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or pre-contractual measures

5Social media social media plugins with Shariff

Plugins from social media are used on this website (e.g.BFacebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, XING, LinkedIn, Tumblr)

You can usually recognize the plugins by the respective social media logosTo ensure data protection on this website, we only use these plugins together with the so-called “Shariff” solutionThis application prevents the plugins integrated on this website from transferring data to the respective provider as soon as you first enter the page

A direct connection to the provider's server is only established when you activate the respective plug-in by clicking the associated button (consent)As soon as you activate the plugin, the respective provider receives the information that you have visited this website with your IP addressIf you are simultaneously in your respective social media account (e.g.BFacebook), the respective provider can assign your visit to this website to your user account

Activating the plugin constitutes consent in the sense of Art6 para1 lit.a GDPRYou can revoke this consent at any time with future effect

Twitter plugin

Functions of the Twitter service are integrated on this websiteThese functions are offered by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USABy using Twitter and the "Re-Tweet" function, the websites you visit are linked to your Twitter account and made known to other usersThis data is also transmitted to TwitterWe would like to point out that, as the provider of the website, we have no knowledge of the content of the data transmitted or of how it is used by TwitterFurther information can be found in Twitter's data protection declaration at:
https://twitter.com/de/privacy

The Twitter plug-in is used on the basis of Art6 para1 lit.f GDPRThe website operator has a legitimate interest in the greatest possible visibility in social media

You can change your data protection settings on Twitter in the account settings at https://twitter.com/account/settings

Instagram plugin

Functions of the Instagram service are integrated on this websiteThese functions are

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offered by Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA

If you are logged into your Instagram account, you can link the content of this website to your Instagram profile by clicking the Instagram buttonThis allows Instagram to associate your visit to this website with your user accountWe would like to point out that, as the provider of the pages, we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or their use by Instagram

The Instagram plug-in is used on the basis of Art6 para1 lit.f GDPRThe website operator has a legitimate interest in the greatest possible visibility in social media

For more information, see Instagram's privacy policy: https://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/

Pinterest plugin

On this website we use social plugins from the social network Pinterest, which is operated by Pinterest Inc., 808 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA 94103-490, USA ("Pinterest")

When you visit a page that contains such a plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to the Pinterest serversThe plugin transmits log data to the Pinterest server in the USAThis log data may contain your IP address, the address of the websites visited, which also contain Pinterest functions, the type and settings of the browser, the date and time of the request, your use of Pinterest and cookies

The Pinterest plug-in is used on the basis of Art6 para1 lit.f GDPRThe website operator has a legitimate interest in the greatest possible visibility in social media

Further information on the purpose, scope and further processing and use of the data by Pinterest as well as your rights and options to protect your privacy can be found in Pinterest's data protection information:
https://policy.pinterest.com/de/privacy-policy

6Analysis tools and advertising Google Analytics

This website uses functions of the web analytics service Google AnalyticsThe provider is Google Ireland Limited ("Google"), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland

Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies"These are text files that are stored on your computer and that enable an analysis of your use of the websiteThe information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there

The storage of Google Analytics cookies and the use of this analysis tool are based on Art6 para1 lit.f GDPRThe website operator has a legitimate interest in analyzing user behavior in order to optimize both its website and its advertisingIf a corresponding consent has been requested (e.g.Bconsent to the storage of cookies), the processing takes place exclusively on the basis of Art6 para1 lit.a GDPR; the consent can be revoked at any time

IP anonymization

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We have activated the IP anonymization function on this websiteThis means that your IP address 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 before it is transmitted to the USAOnly in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened thereOn 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 the website operator with other services related to website and internet useThe IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data

Browser plugin

You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this websiteYou can also record the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (inclYour IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

Objection against data collection

You can prevent Google Analytics from collecting your data by clicking on the following linkAn opt-out cookie is set that prevents the collection of your data on future visits to this website:
Deactivate Google Analytics

You can find more information on handling user data at Google Analytics in Google's data protection declaration: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de

order processing

We have concluded an order processing contract with Google and fully implement the strict requirements of the German data protection authorities when using Google Analytics

Demographic characteristics in Google Analytics

This website uses the "demographic features" function of Google AnalyticsThis allows reports to be created that contain information about the age, gender and interests of the website visitorsThis data comes from interest-based advertising from Google and visitor data from third-party providersThis data cannot be assigned to a specific personYou can deactivate this function at any time via the ad settings in your Google account or generally prohibit the collection of your data by Google Analytics as shown in the point "Objection to data collection"

Google AdWords and Google Conversion Tracking

This website uses Google AdWordsAdWords is an online advertising program by Google Ireland Limited (“Google”), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland

As part of Google AdWords, we use so-called conversion trackingIf you click on an advertisement placed by Google, a cookie for the conversion tracking is setCookies are small text files that the Internet browser places on the user's computerThese cookies expire after 30 days and are not used to personally identify the

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userIf the user visits certain pages of this website and the cookie has not yet expired, Google and we can recognize that the user clicked on the ad and was redirected to this page

Every Google AdWords customer receives a different cookieThe cookies cannot be tracked through the websites of AdWords customersThe information obtained using the conversion cookie is used to create conversion statistics for AdWords customers who have opted for conversion trackingCustomers learn the total number of users who clicked on their ad and were redirected to a page with a conversion tracking tagHowever, you will not receive any information that can be used to personally identify usersIf you do not want to participate in tracking, you can object to this use by easily deactivating the Google Conversion Tracking cookie via your Internet browser under user settingsYou will then not be included in the conversion tracking statistics

The storage of "conversion cookies" and the use of this tracking tool are based on Art6 para1 lit.f GDPRThe website operator has a legitimate interest in analyzing user behavior in order to optimize both its website and its advertisingIf a corresponding consent has been requested (e.g.Bconsent to the storage of cookies), the processing takes place exclusively on the basis of Art6 para1 lit.a GDPR; the consent can be revoked at any time

You can find more information on Google AdWords and Google Conversion Tracking in Google's data protection regulations:
https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de

You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and only allow cookies in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general, and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when the browser is closedIf cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be restricted

7Newsletter newsletter data

If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we need an e-mail address from you as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided and that you agree to receive the newsletterFurther data are not respcollected only on a voluntary basisWe only use this data to send the requested information and do not pass it on to third parties

The processing of the data entered in the newsletter registration form takes place exclusively on the basis of your consent (Art6 para1 lit.a GDPR)You can revoke your consent to the storage of the data, the e-mail address and its use for sending the newsletter at any time, for example via the "unsubscribe" link in the newsletterThe legality of the data processing already carried out remains unaffected by the revocation

The data you have stored with us for the purpose of subscribing to the newsletter will be kept by us or until you unsubscribe from the newslettersaved to the newsletter service provider and deleted from the newsletter distribution list after unsubscribing from the newsletterData that we have stored for other purposes remain unaffected

After you have unsubscribed from the newsletter distribution list, your email address will be sent to us orthe newsletter service provider if necessarystored in a blacklist to prevent future mailingsThe data from the blacklist are only used for this purpose and are not combined with other data

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This serves both your interest and our interest in compliance with the legal requirements when sending newsletters (legitimate interest within the meaning of Art6 para1 lit.f GDPR)Storage in the blacklist is not limited in timeYou can object to the storage if your interests outweigh our legitimate interests

MailChimp

This website uses the services of MailChimp for sending newslettersThe provider is Rocket Science Group LLC, 675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE, Suite 5000, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA

MailChimp is a service with which, among other thingsthe dispatch of newsletters can be organized and analyzedIf you enter data for the purpose of receiving the newsletter (e.g.BEmail address), these are stored on MailChimp's servers in the USA

MailChimp is certified according to the "EU-US Privacy Shield"The “Privacy Shield” is an agreement between the European Union (EU) and the USA, which is intended to ensure compliance with European data protection standards in the USA

With the help of MailChimp we can analyze our newsletter campaignsWhen you open an email sent with MailChimp, a file contained in the email (so-calledweb-beacon) with the MailChimp servers in the USAIn this way it can be determined whether a newsletter message has been opened and which links, if applicablewere clickedTechnical information is also recorded (e.g.BTime of access, IP address, browser type and operating system)This information cannot be assigned to the respective newsletter recipientThey are used only for statistical analysis of newsletter campaignsThe results of these analyzes can be used to better adapt future newsletters to the interests of the recipients

If you do not want an analysis by MailChimp, you have to unsubscribe from the newsletterFor this purpose, we provide a corresponding link in every newsletter messageYou can also unsubscribe from the newsletter directly on the website

Data processing is based on your consent (Art6 para1 lit.a GDPR)You can revoke this consent at any time by unsubscribing from the newsletterThe legality of the data processing already carried out remains unaffected by the revocation

The data you have stored with us for the purpose of subscribing to the newsletter will be kept by us or until you unsubscribe from the newslettersaved to the newsletter service provider and deleted from the newsletter distribution list after unsubscribing from the newsletterData that we have stored for other purposes remain unaffected

After you have unsubscribed from the newsletter distribution list, your email address will be sent to us orthe newsletter service provider if necessarystored in a blacklist to prevent future mailingsThe data from the blacklist are only used for this purpose and are not combined with other dataThis serves both your interest and our interest in compliance with the legal requirements when sending newsletters (legitimate interest within the meaning of Art6 para1 lit.f GDPR)Storage in the blacklist is not limited in timeYou can object to the storage if your interests outweigh our legitimate interests

For more information, see MailChimp's privacy policy at: https://mailchimp.com/legal/terms/

Conclusion of a data processing agreement

We have a so-called“Data Processing Agreement” concluded with MailChimp, in which we oblige MailChimp to protect our customers' data and not to pass them on to third parties

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8thPlugins and tools Google Web Fonts

This page uses so-called web fonts provided by Google for the uniform display of fontsWhen you visit a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache in order to display texts and fonts correctly

For this purpose, the browser you are using must connect to the Google serversThis gives Google knowledge that this website was accessed via your IP addressGoogle Web Fonts are used in the interest of a uniform and appealing presentation of our online offersThis represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art6 para1 lit.f GDPR

If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font will be used by your computer

Further information on Google Web Fonts can be found at https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and in Google's data protection declaration: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de

Adobe fonts

This website uses Adobe's web fonts for the uniform display of certain fontsThe provider is Adobe Systems Incorporated, 345 Park Avenue, San Jose, CA 95110-2704, USA (Adobe)

When you access this website, your browser loads the required fonts directly from Adobe so that they can be displayed correctly on your deviceYour browser connects to Adobe servers in the United StatesThis gives Adobe knowledge that this website was accessed via your IP addressAccording to Adobe, no cookies are stored when the fonts are provided

Adobe is certified under the EU-US Privacy ShieldThe Privacy Shield is an agreement between the United States of America and the European Union, which is intended to ensure compliance with European data protection standardsYou can find more information at: https://www.adobe.com/de/privacy/eudatatransfers.html

The use of Adobe fonts is necessary to ensure a uniform typeface on this websiteThis represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art6 para1 lit.f GDPR

Further information on Adobe Fonts can be found at: https://www.adobe.com/de/privacy/policies/adobe-fonts.html

Adobe's privacy policy can be found at:

https://www.adobe.com/de/privacy/policy.html

SoundCloud

Plugins from the social network SoundCloud (SoundCloud Limited, Berners House, 47-48 Berners Street, London W1T 3NF, Great Britain) can be integrated on this websiteYou can recognize the SoundCloud plugins by the SoundCloud logo on the affected pages

When you visit this website, a direct connection is established between your browser and the SoundCloud server after activating the pluginSoundCloud receives the information that you have visited this website with your IP addressIf you click the "Like button" or the "Share button"

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If you click while you are logged into your SoundCloud user account, you can link and / or share the content of this website with your SoundCloud profileThis allows SoundCloud to associate your visit to this website with your user accountWe would like to point out that we, as the provider of the website, have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or their use by SoundCloud

SoundCloud is used on the basis of Art6 para1 lit.f GDPRThe website operator has a legitimate interest in the greatest possible visibility in social media

For more information, see SoundCloud's privacy policy at: https://soundcloud.com/pages/privacy

If you do not want SoundCloud to associate your visit to this website with your SoundCloud user account, please log out of your SoundCloud user account before you activate the content of the SoundCloud plug-in

Spotify

Functions of the music service Spotify are integrated on this websiteThe provider is Spotify AB, Birger Jarlsgatan 61, 113 56 Stockholm in SwedenYou can recognize the Spotify plugins by the green logo on this websiteAn overview of the Spotify plugins can be found at: https://developer.spotify.com

This enables a direct connection between your browser and the Spotify server when you visit this website via the pluginSpotify receives the information that you have visited this website with your IP addressIf you click the Spotify button while you are logged into your Spotify account, you can link the content of this website to your Spotify profileThis enables Spotify to associate your visit to this website with your user account

Data processing is based on Art6 para1 lit.f GDPRThe website operator has a legitimate interest in the appealing acoustic design of his website

Further information can be found in the data protection declaration of Spotify: https://www.spotify.com/de/legal/privacy-policy/

If you do not want Spotify to be able to assign your visit to this website to your Spotify user account, please log out of your Spotify user account

9Online Marketing and Affiliate Programs Amazon Affiliate Program

The operators of this website participate in the Amazon EU partner programThis website incorporates advertisements and links to the Amazon.de site through Amazon, where we can earn money by reimbursing advertising costsAmazon uses cookies to track the origin of the ordersThis enables Amazon to recognize that you have clicked the partner link on this website

"Amazon cookies" are stored on the basis of Art6 lit.f GDPRThe website operator has a legitimate interest in this, since the amount of his affiliate remuneration can only be determined using the cookies

Further information on data use by Amazon can be found in Amazon's data protection declaration: https://www.amazon.de/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=footer_privacy?ie=UTF8&nodeId=3312401

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10Payment provider and reseller PayPal

On this website we offer, among other thingspayment via PayPalThe provider of this payment service is PayPal (Europe) S.à.rlet Cie, SCA, 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg (hereinafter “PayPal”)

If you select payment via PayPal, the payment data you entered will be transmitted to PayPal

The transmission of your data to PayPal is based on Art6 para1 lit.a GDPR (consent) and Art6 para1 lit.b GDPR (processing to fulfill a contract)You have the option to revoke your consent to data processing at any timeA revocation does not affect the effectiveness of past data processing operations

Privacy Policy

1An overview of data protection general information

The following information will provide you with an easy to navigate overview of what will happen with your personal data when you visit this websiteThe term "personal data" includes all data that can be used to personally identify youFor detailed information about the subject matter of data protection, please consult our Data Protection Declaration, which we have included beneath this copy

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Data recording on this website

Who is the responsible party for the recording of data on this website (iethe "controller")?

The data on this website is processed by the operator of the website, whose contact information is available under section "Information Required by Law" on this website

How do we record your data?

We collect your data as a result of your sharing of your data with usThis may, for instance be information you enter into our contact form

Our IT systems automatically record other data when you visit our websiteThis data primarily comprises technical information (egweb browser, operating system or time the site was accessed)This information is recorded automatically when you access this website

What are the purposes we use your data for?

A portion of the information is generated to guarantee the error free provision of the websiteOther 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 disclosuresYou also have the right to demand that your data are rectified or eradicatedPlease do not hesitate to contact us at any time under the address disclosed in section "Information Required by Law" on this website if you have questions about this or any other data protection related issuesYou also have the right to log a complaint with the competent supervising agency

Furthermore, under certain circumstances, you have the right to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal dataFor details, please consult the Data Protection Declaration under section "Right to Restriction of Data Processing."

Analysis tools and tools provided by third parties

There is a possibility that your browsing patterns will be statistically analyzed when your visit this websiteSuch analyzes are performed primarily with cookies and with what we refer to as analysis programsAs a rule, the analyzes of your browsing patterns are conducted anonymously; iethe browsing patterns cannot be traced back to you

You have the option to object to such analyzes or you can prevent their performance by not using certain toolsFor detailed information about the tools and about your options to object, please consult our Data Protection Declaration below

2Hosting external hosting

This website is hosted by an external service provider (host)Personal data collected on this website are stored on the servers of the hostThese may include, but are not limited to, IP addresses, contact requests, metadata and communications, contract information, contact information, names, web page access, and other data generated through a web site

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The host is used for the purpose of fulfilling the contract with our potential and existing customers (Art6 pairs1 lit.b GDPR) and in the interest of secure, fast and efficient provision of our online services by a professional provider (Art6 pairs1 lit.f GDPR)

Our host will only process your data to the extent necessary to fulfill its performance obligations and to follow our instructions with respect to such data

Execution of a contract data processing agreement

In order to guarantee processing in compliance with data protection regulations, we have concluded an order processing contract with our host

3General information and mandatory information Data protection

The operators of this website and its pages take the protection of your personal data very seriouslyHence, 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 collectedPersonal data comprises data that can be used to personally identify youThis Data Protection Declaration explains which data we collect as well as the purposes we use this data forIt also explains how, and for which purpose the information is collected

We herewith advise you that the transmission of data via the Internet (iethrough e-mail communications) may be prone to security gapsIt is not possible to completely protect data against third party access

Information about the responsible party (referred to as the "controller" in the GDPR)

The data processing controller on this website is:

Ralf Kaiser Bottingerstrasse 17 79232 March

Phone: 07665 8044666
E-mail: info@ralfchristophkaiser.com

The controller is the natural person or legal entity that single-handedly or jointly with others makes decisions as to the purposes of and resources for the processing of personal data (egnames, email addresses, etc.)

Revocation of your consent to the processing of data

A wide range of data processing transactions are possible only subject to your express consentYou can also revoke at any time any consent you have already given usTo do so, all you are required to do is sent us an informal notification via e-mailThis shall be without prejudice to the 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 (Art21 GDPR)

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IN THE EVENT THAT DATA ARE PROCESSED ON THE BASIS OF ART6 SECT1 LITE OR F GDPR, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO AT ANY TIME OBJECT TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA BASED ON GROUNDS ARISING FROM YOUR UNIQUE SITUATIONTHIS ALSO APPLIES TO ANY PROFILING BASED ON THESE PROVISIONSTO DETERMINE THE LEGAL BASIS, ON WHICH ANY PROCESSING OF DATA IS BASED, PLEASE CONSULT THIS DATA PROTECTION DECLARATIONIF YOU LOG AN OBJECTION, WE WILL NO LONGER PROCESS YOUR AFFECTED PERSONAL DATA, UNLESS WE ARE IN A POSITION TO PRESENT 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 DEFENSE OF LEGAL ENTITLEMENTS (OBJECTION PURSUANT TO ART21 SECT1 GDPR)

IF YOUR PERSONAL DATA IS BEING PROCESSED IN ORDER TO ENGAGE IN DIRECT ADVERTISING, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO AT ANY TIME OBJECT TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR AFFECTED PERSONAL DATA FOR THE PURPOSES OF SUCH ADVERTISINGTHIS ALSO APPLIES TO PROFILING TO THE EXTENT THAT IT IS AFFILIATED WITH SUCH DIRECT ADVERTISINGIF YOU OBJECT, YOUR PERSONAL DATA WILL SUBSEQUENTLY NO LONGER BE USED FOR DIRECT ADVERTISING PURPOSES (OBJECTION PURSUANT TO ART21 SECT2 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 supervisory agency, in particular in the member state where they usually maintain their domicile, place of work or at the place where the alleged violation occurredThe right to log a complaint is in effect regardless 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 fulfill a contract be handed over to you or a third party in a commonly used, machine readable formatIf you should demand the direct transfer of the data to another controller, this will be done only if it is technically feasible

SSL and / or TLS encryption

For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as purchase orders or inquiries you submit to us as the website operator, this website uses either an SSL or a TLS encryption programYou can recognize an encrypted connection by checking whether the address line of the browser 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 parties

Encrypted payment transactions on this website

If you are under an obligation to share your payment information (egaccount number if you give us the authority to debit your bank account) with us after you have entered into a fee-based contract with us, this information is required to process payments

Payment transactions using common modes of paying (Visa / MasterCard, debit to your bank account) are processed exclusively via encrypted SSL or TLS connectionsYou can recognize an encrypted connection by checking whether the address line of the browser switches from "http: //" to "https: //" and also by the appearance of the lock icon in the browser line

If the communication with us is encrypted, third parties will not be able to read the payment information you share with us

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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 the processing of your dataYou may also have a right to have your data rectified or eradicatedIf you have questions about this subject matter or any other questions about personal data, please do not hesitate to contact us at any time at the address provided in section "Information Required by Law."

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 concernedTo do so, you may contact us at any time at the address provided in section "Information Required by Law." 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 usually need some time to verify this claimDuring the time that this investigation is ongoing, you have 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 option to demand the restriction of the processing of your data in lieu of demanding the eradication of this data.
If we do not need your personal data any longer and you need it to exercise, defend or claim legal entitlements, you have the right to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data instead of its eradication

If you have raised an objection pursuant to Art21 Sect1 GDPR, your rights and our rights will have to be weighed against each otherAs long as it has not been determined whose interests prevail, you 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 defend legal entitlements or to
protect the rights of other natural persons or legal entities or for important public interest reasons cited by the European Union or a member state of the EU

Rejection of unsolicited emails

We herewith object to the use of contact information published in conjunction with the mandatory information to be provided in section "Information Required by Law" to send us promotional and information material that we have not expressly requestedThe operators of this website and its pages reserve the express right to take legal action in the event of the unsolicited sending of promotional information, for instance via SPAM messages

4Recording of data on this website cookies

In some instances, our website and its pages use so-called cookiesCookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain virusesThe purpose of cookies is to make our website more user friendly, effective and more secureCookies are small text files that are placed on your computer and stored by your browser

Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies." They are automatically deleted after your leave our siteOther cookies will remain archived on your device until you delete themThese cookies enable us to recognize your browser the next time you visit our website

You can adjust the settings of your browser to make sure that you are notified every time cookies are placed and to enable you to accept cookies only in specific cases or to exclude the acceptance of cookies for specific

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situations or in general and to activate the automatic deletion of cookies when you close your browserIf you deactivate cookies, the functions of this website may be limited

Cookies that are required for the performance of the electronic communications transaction or to provide certain functions you want to use (egthe shopping cart function), are stored on the basis of art6 Sect1 lit.f GDPRThe website operator has a legitimate interest in storing cookies to ensure the technically error free and optimized provision of the operator's servicesIf a corresponding agreement has been requested (egan agreement to the storage of cookies), the processing takes place exclusively on the basis of Art6 pairs1 lit.a GDPR; the agreement can be revoked at any time

If other cookies (egcookies for the analysis of your browsing patterns) should be stored, they are addressed separately in this Data Protection Declaration

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 automaticallyThe information comprises:

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 Art6 Sect1 lit.f GDPRThe operator of the website has a legitimate interest in the technically error free depiction and the optimization of the operator's websiteIn order to achieve this, server log files must be recorded

Contact form

If you submit inquiries to us via our contact form, the information provided in the contact form as well as any contact information provided therein will be stored by us in order to handle your inquiry and in the event that we have further questionsWe will not share this information without your consent

The processing of these data is based on Art6 pairs1 lit.b GDPR, if your request is related to the execution of a contract or if it is necessary to carry out pre-contractual measuresIn all other cases the processing is based on our legitimate interest in the effective processing of the requests addressed to us (Art6 pairs1 lit.f GDPR) or on your agreement (Art6 pairs1 lit.a GDPR) if this has been requested

The information you have entered into the contact form shall remain with us until you ask us to eradicate the data, revoke your consent to the archiving of data or if the purpose for which the information is being archived no longer exists (egafter we have concluded our response to your inquiry)This shall be without prejudice to any mandatory legal provisions - in particular retention periods

Request by e-mail, telephone or fax

If you contact us by e-mail, telephone or fax, your request, including all resulting personal data (name, request) will be stored and processed by us for the purpose of processing your requestWe do not pass these data on without your consent

The processing of these data is based on Art6 pairs1 lit.b GDPR, if your request is related to the execution

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of a contract or if it is necessary to carry out pre-contractual measuresIn all other cases, the processing is based on your consent (Article 6 (1) a GDPR) and / or on our legitimate interests (Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR), since we have a legitimate interest in the effective processing of requests addressed to us

The data sent by you to us via contact requests remain with us until you request us to delete, revoke your consent to the storage or the purpose for the data storage lapses (egafter completion of your request)Mandatory statutory provisions - in particular statutory retention periods - remain unaffected

Registration on this website

You have the option to register on this website to be able to use additional website functionsWe shall use the data you enter only for the purpose of using the respective offer or service you have registered forThe required information we request at the time of registration must be entered in fullOtherwise we shall reject the registration

To notify you of any important changes to the scope of our portfolio or in the event of technical modifications, we shall use the e-mail address provided during the registration process

We shall process the data entered during the registration process on the basis of your consent (Art6 Sect1 lit.a GDPR)

The data recorded during the registration process shall be stored by us as long as you are registered on this websiteSubsequently, such data shall be deletedThis shall be without prejudice to mandatory statutory retention obligations

Processing of data (customer and contract data)

We collect, process and use personal data only to the extent necessary for the establishment, content organization or change of the legal relationship (data inventory)These actions are taken on the basis of art6 Sect1 lit.b GDPR, which permits the processing of data for the fulfillment of a contract or pre-contractual actionsWe collect, process and use personal data concerning the use of this website (usage data) only to the extent that this is necessary to make it possible for users to utilize the services and to bill for them

The collected customer data shall be eradicated upon completion of the order or the termination of the business relationshipThis shall be without prejudice to any statutory retention mandates

Data transfer upon closing of contracts for online stores, retailers and the shipment of merchandise

We share personal data with third parties only if this is necessary in conjunction with the handling of the contract; for instance, with companies entrusted with the shipment of goods or the financial institution tasked with the processing of paymentsAny further transfer of data shall not occur or shall only occur if you have expressly consented to the transferAny sharing of your data with third parties in the absence of your express consent, for instance for advertising purposes, shall not occur

The basis for the processing of data is Art6 Sect1 lit.b GDPR, which permits the processing of data for the fulfillment of a contract or for pre-contractual actions

Data transfer upon closing of contracts for services and digital content

We share personal data with third parties only if this is necessary in conjunction with the handling of the contract; for instance, with the financial institution tasked with the processing of payments

Any further transfer of data shall not occur or shall only occur if you have expressly consented to the

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transferAny sharing of your data with third parties in the absence of your express consent, for instance for advertising purposes, shall not occur

The basis for the processing of data is Art6 Sect1 lit.b GDPR, which permits the processing of data for the fulfillment of a contract or for pre-contractual actions

5Social media
Social media plug-ins with Shariff

We do use plug-ins of social media networks on this website and its pages (egFacebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, XING, LinkedIn, Tumblr)

As a rule, you will be able to recognize these plug-ins because of the respective social media logos that appearTo warrant the protection of data on this website, we use these plug-ins only in combination with the so-called "Shariff" solutionThis application prevents the plug-ins that have been integrated into this website from transferring data to the respective provider as soon as you enter our website

A direct connection to the provider's server shall not be established until you have activated the respective plug-in by clicking on the affiliated button (which indicates your consent)As soon as you activate the plug-in, the respective provider receives the information that you have visited this website with your IP addressIf you are simultaneously logged into your respective social media account (egFacebook), the respective provider will be able to allocate your visit to this website to your user account

The activation of the plug-in constitutes a declaration of consent as defined in Art6 Sect1 lit.a GDPRYou have the option to revoke this consent at any time, which shall affect all future transactions

Twitter plug-in

We have integrated functions of the social media platform Twitter into this websiteThese functions are provided by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USAWhile you use Twitter and the “Re-Tweet” function, websites you visit are linked to your Twitter account and disclosed to other usersDuring this process, data are transferred to Twitter as wellWe must point out, that we, the providers of the website and its pages do not know anything about the content of the data transferred and the use of this information by TwitterFor more details, please consult Twitter's Data Privacy Declaration at: https://twitter.com/en/privacy

The use of Twitter plug-ins is based on Art6 Sect1 lit.f GDPRThe operator of the website has a legitimate interest in being as visible as possible on social media

You have the option to reset your data protection settings on Twitter under the account settings at https://twitter.com/account/settings

Instagram plug-in

We have integrated functions of the public media platform Instagram into this websiteThese functions are being offered by Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA

If you are logged into your Instagram account, you may click the Instagram button to link contents from this website to your Instagram profileThis enables Instagram to allocate your visit to this website to your user accountWe have to point out that we as the provider of the website and its pages do not have any knowledge of the content of the data transferred and its use by Instagram

The use of the Instagram plug-in is based on Art6 Sect1 lit.f GDPRThe operator of the website has a

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legitimate interest in being as visible as possible on social media.
For more information on this subject, please consult Instagram's Data Privacy Declaration at:

https://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/

Pinterest plug-in

We use social plug-ins of the social network Pinterest on this websiteThe network is operated by Pinterest Inc., 808 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA 94103-490, USA ("Pinterest")

If you access a site or page that contains such a plug-in, your browser will establish a direct connection with Pinterest's serversDuring this process, the plug-in transfers log data to Pinterest's servers in the United StatesThe log data may possibly include your IP address, the address of the websites you visited, which also contain Pinterest functionsThe information also includes the type and settings of your browser, the data and time of the inquiry, how you use Pinterest and cookies

The use of the Pinterest plug-in is based on Art6 Sect1 lit.f GDPRThe operator of the website has a legitimate interest in being as visible as possible on social media

For more information concerning the purpose, scope and continue processing and use of the data by Pinterest as well as your affiliated rights and options to protect your private information, please consult the data privacy information of Pinterest at:
https://about.pinterest.com/en/privacy-policy

6Analysis tools and advertising Google Analytics

This website uses functions of the web analysis service Google AnalyticsThe provider of this service is Google Ireland Limited ("Google"), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland

Google Analytics uses so-called cookiesCookies are text files, which are stored on your computer and that enable an analysis of the use of the website by usersThe information generated by cookies on your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the United States, where it is stored

The storage of Google Analytics cookies and the utilization of this analysis tool are based on Art6 Sect1 lit.f GDPRThe operator of this website has a legitimate interest in the analysis of user patterns to optimize both, the services offered online and the operator's advertising activitiesIf a corresponding agreement has been requested (egan agreement to the storage of cookies), the processing takes place exclusively on the basis of Art6 pairs1 lit.a GDPR; the agreement can be revoked at any time

IP anonymization

On this website, we have activated the IP anonymization functionAs a result, your IP address will be abbreviated by Google within the member states of the European Union or in other states that have ratified the Convention on the European Economic Area prior to its transmission to the United StatesThe full IP address will be transmitted to one of Google's servers in the United States and abbreviated there only in exceptional casesOn behalf of the operator of this website, Google shall use this information to analyze your use of this website to generate reports on website activities and to render other services to the operator of this website that are related to the use of the website and the InternetThe IP address transmitted in conjunction with Google Analytics from your browser shall not be merged with other data in Google's possession

Browser plug-in

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You do have the option to prevent the archiving of cookies by making pertinent changes to the settings of your browser softwareHowever, we have to point out that in this case you may not be able to use all of the functions of this website to their fullest extentFurthermore, you have the option prevent the recording of the data generated by the cookie and affiliated with your use of the website (including your IP address) by Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug- in available under the following link:

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

Objection to the recording of data

You have the option to prevent the recording of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following linkThis will result in the placement of an opt out cookie, which prevents the recording of your data during future visits to this website:
Google Analytics deactivation

For more information about the handling of user data by Google Analytics, please consult Google's Data Privacy Declaration at:
https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en

Contract data processing

We have executed a contract data processing agreement with Google and are implementing the stringent provisions of the German data protection agencies to the fullest when using Google Analytics

Demographic parameters provided by Google Analytics

This website uses the function "demographic parameters" provided by Google AnalyticsIt makes it possible to generate reports providing information on the age, gender and interests of website visitorsThe sources of this information are interest-related advertising by Google as well as visitor data obtained from third party providersThis data cannot be allocated to a specific individualYou have the option to deactivate this function at any time by making pertinent settings changes for advertising in your Google account or you can generally prohibit the recording of your data by Google Analytics as explained in section "Objection to the recording of data."

Google AdWords and Google Conversion Tracking

This website uses Google AdWordsAdWords is an online promotional program of Google Ireland Limited ("Google"), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland

In conjunction with Google AdWords, we use a tool called Conversion TrackingIf you click on an ad posted by Google, a cookie for Conversion Tracking purposes will be placedCookies are small text files the web browser places on the user's computerThese cookies expire after 30 days and are not used to personally identify usersIf the user visits certain pages of this website and the cookie has not yet expired, Google and we will be able to recognize that the user has clicked on an ad and has been linked to this page

A different cookie is allocated to every Google AdWords customerThese cookies cannot be tracked via websites of AdWords customersThe information obtained with the assistance of the Conversion cookie is used to generate Conversion statistics for AdWords customers who have opted to use Conversion TrackingThe users receive the total number of users that have clicked on their ads and have been linked to a page equipped with a Conversion Tracking tagHowever, they do not receive any information that would allow them to personally identify these usersIf you do not want to participate in tracking, you have the option to object to this use by easily deactivating the Google Conversion Tracking cookie via your web browser under user settingsIf you do this, you will not be included in the Conversion Tracking statistics

The storage of "conversion" cookies and the use of this tracking tool are based on Art6 Sect1 lit.f GDPR

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The website operator has a legitimate interest in the analysis of user patterns, in order to optimize the operator's web offerings and advertisingIf a corresponding agreement has been requested (egan agreement to the storage of cookies), the processing takes place exclusively on the basis of Art6 pairs1 lit.a GDPR; the agreement can be revoked at any time

To review more detailed information about Google AdWords and Google Conversion Tracking, please consult the Data Privacy Policies of Google at:
https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en

You can set up your browser in such a manner that you will be notified anytime cookies are placed and you can permit cookies only in certain cases or exclude the acceptance of cookies in certain instances or in general and you can also activate the automatic deletion of cookies upon closing of the browserIf you deactivate cookies, the functions of this website may be limited

7Newsletter newsletter data

If you would like to subscribe to the newsletter offered on this website, we will need from you an e-mail address as well as information that allow us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided and consent to the receipt of the newsletterNo further data shall be collected or shall be collected only on a voluntary basisWe shall use such data only for the sending of the requested information and shall not share such data with any third parties

The processing of the information entered into the newsletter subscription form shall occur exclusively on the basis of your consent (Art6 Sect1 lit.a GDPR)You may revoke the consent you have given to the archiving of data, the e-mail address and the use of this information for the sending of the newsletter at any time, for instance by clicking on the "Unsubscribe" link in the newsletterThis shall be without prejudice to the lawfulness of any data processing transactions that have taken place to date

The data deposited with us for the purpose of subscribing to the newsletter will be stored by us until you unsubscribe from the newsletter or the newsletter service provider and deleted from the newsletter distribution list after you unsubscribe from the newsletterData stored for other purposes with us remain unaffected

After you unsubscribe from the newsletter distribution list, your e-mail address may be stored by us or the newsletter service provider in a blacklist to prevent future mailingsThe data from the blacklist is used only for this purpose and not merged with other dataThis serves both your interest and our interest in complying with the legal requirements when sending newsletters (legitimate interest within the meaning of Art6 pairs1 lit.f GDPR)The storage in the blacklist is indefiniteYou may object to the storage if your interests outweigh our legitimate interest

MailChimp

This website uses the services of MailChimp to send out its newslettersThe provider is the Rocket Science Group LLC, 675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE, Suite 5000, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA

Among other things, MailChimp is a service that can be deployed to organize and analyze the sending of newslettersWhenever you enter data for the purpose of subscribing to a newsletter (egyour e-mail address), the information is stored on MailChimp servers in the United States

MailChimp is in possession of a certification that is in compliance with the "EU-US Privacy Shield." The "Privacy Shield" is a compact between the European Union (EU) and the United States of America (USA) that aims to warrant the compliance with European data protection standards in the United States

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With the assistance of the MailChimp tool, we can analyze the performance of our newsletter campaignsIf you open an e-mail that has been sent through the MailChimp tool, a file that has been integrated into the e- mail (a so-called web-beacon) connects to MailChimp's servers in the United StatesAs a result, it can be determined whether a newsletter message has been opened and which links the recipient possibly clicked onTechnical information is also recorded at that time (egthe time of access, the IP address, type of browser and operating system)This information cannot be allocated to the respective newsletter recipientTheir sole purpose is the performance of statistical analyzes of newsletter campaignsThe results of such analyzes can be used to tailor future newsletters to the interests of their recipients more effectively

If you do not want to permit an analysis by MailChimp, you must unsubscribe from the newsletterWe provide a link for you to do this in every newsletter messageMoreover, you can also unsubscribe from the newsletter right on the website

The data is processed based on your consent (Art6 Sect1 lit.a GDPR)You may revoke any consent you have given at any time by unsubscribing from the newsletterThis shall be without prejudice to the lawfulness of any data processing transactions that have taken place prior to your revocation

The data deposited with us for the purpose of subscribing to the newsletter will be stored by us until you unsubscribe from the newsletter or the newsletter service provider and deleted from the newsletter distribution list after you unsubscribe from the newsletterData stored for other purposes with us remain unaffected

After you unsubscribe from the newsletter distribution list, your e-mail address may be stored by us or the newsletter service provider in a blacklist to prevent future mailingsThe data from the blacklist is used only for this purpose and not merged with other dataThis serves both your interest and our interest in complying with the legal requirements when sending newsletters (legitimate interest within the meaning of Art6 pairs1 lit.f GDPR)The storage in the blacklist is indefiniteYou may object to the storage if your interests outweigh our legitimate interest

For more details, please consult the Data Privacy Policies of MailChimp at: https://mailchimp.com/legal/terms/

Execution of a contract data processing agreement

We have executed a so-called "Data Processing Agreement" with MailChimp, in which we mandate that MailChimp undertakes to protect the data of our customers and to refrain from sharing it with third parties

8thPlug-ins and tools Google Web Fonts

To ensure that fonts used on this website are uniform, this website uses so-called Web Fonts provided by GoogleWhen you access a page on our website, your browser will load the required web fonts into your browser cache to correctly display text and fonts

To do this, the browser you use will have to establish a connection with Google's serversAs a result, Google will learn that your IP address was used to access this websiteThe use of Google Web Fonts is based on our interest in presenting our online content in a uniform and appealing wayAccording to Art6 Sect1 lit.f GDPR, this is a legitimate interest

If your browser should not support Web Fonts, a standard font installed on your computer will be used

For more information on Google Web Fonts, please follow this link: https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and consult Google's Data Privacy Declaration under:

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https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en

Adobe fonts

In order to ensure the uniform depiction of certain fonts, this website uses fonts called Adobe Fonts provided by Adobe Systems Incorporated, 345 Park Avenue, San Jose, CA 95110-2704, USA (Adobe)

When you access pages of this website, your browser will automatically load the required fonts directly from the Adobe site to be able to display them correctly on your deviceAs a result, your browser will establish a connection with Adobe's servers in the United StatesHence, Adobe learns that your IP address was used to access this websiteAccording to the information provided by Adobe, no cookies will be stored in conjunction with the provision of the fonts

Adobe is in possession of a certification in accordance with the EU-US Privacy ShieldThe Privacy Shield is a compact ratified between the United States of America and the European Union, aiming to warrant compliance with European Data Protection StandardsFor more information, please follow this link: https://www.adobe.com/privacy/eudatatransfers.html

The use of Adobe Fonts is necessary to ensure the uniform presentation of fonts on this websiteThis constitutes a legitimate interest as defined in Art6 Sect1 lit.f GDPR

For more information about Adobe fonts, please read the policies under: https://www.adobe.com/privacy/policies/adobe-fonts.html

Adobe's Data Privacy Declaration may be reviewed under: https://www.adobe.com/privacy/policy.html

SoundCloud

We may have integrated plug-ins of the social network SoundCloud (SoundCloud Limited, Berners House, 47-48 Berners Street, London W1T 3NF, Great Britain) into this websiteYou will be able to recognize such SoundCloud plug-ins by checking for the SoundCloud logo on the respective pages

Whenever you visit this website, a direct connection between your browser and the SoundCloud server will be established immediately after the plug-in has been activatedAs a result, SoundCloud will be notified that you have used your IP address to visit this websiteIf you click the "Like" button or the "Share" button while you are logged into your Sound Cloud user account, you can link the content of this website to your SoundCloud profile and / or share the contentConsequently, SoundCloud will be able to allocate the visit to this website to your user accountWe emphasize that we as the provider of the websites do not have any knowledge of the data transferred and the use of this data by SoundCloud

We use SoundCloud on the basis of art6 Sect1 lit.f GDPRThe website operator has a legitimate interest in attaining the highest level of visibility on social media

For more information about this, please consult SoundCloud's Data Privacy Declaration at: https://soundcloud.com/pages/privacy

If you prefer not to have your visit to this website allocated to your SoundCloud user account by SoundCloud, please log out of your SoundCloud user account before you activate content of the SoundCloud plug-in

Spotify

We have integrated features of the Spotify music platform into this websiteThe provider is Spotify AB,

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Birger Jarlsgatan 61, 113 56 Stockholm, SwedenYou will be able to recognize Spotify plug-ins when you see the green logo on this websiteAn overview of Spotify's plug-ins can be found at: https://developer.spotify.com

The plug-in makes it possible to establish a direct connection between your browser and Spotify's server when you visit this websiteAs a result, Spotify receives the information that you visited this website with your IP addressIf you click the Spotify button while you are logged into your Spotify account, you have the option to link content from this website with your Spotify profileConsequently, Spotify will be in a position to allocate your visit to this website to your user account

The data processing activities are based on Art6 Sect1 lit.f GDPRAccordingly, the website operator has a legitimate interest in placing respective acoustic content on the operator's website

For more information, please consult Spotify's Data Protection Declaration under: https://www.spotify.com/us/legal/privacy-policy/

If you do not want Spotify to be able to allocate the visit of this website to your Spotify user account, please log out of your Spotify user account while visiting our sites

9Online marketing and partner programs Amazon partner programs

The operators of this website participate in the Amazon EU partners' programsAmazon integrates ads and links to the German Amazon website - Amazon.de - into this website, which allows us to generate earnings in the form of advertising cost reimbursementsAmazon uses cookies for this program to be able to determine the source of orders placedThis allows Amazon to determine that you have clicked the partner link on this website

The archiving of "Amazon cookies" is based on Art6 lit.f GDPRBased on the aforementioned regulation, the website operator has a legitimate interest to do this since the determination of the website operator's affiliate earnings is contingent upon the placement of cookies

For more information on Amazon's data usage, please consult Amazon's Data Privacy Declaration under the following link: https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=footer_privacy?ie=UTF8&nodeId=468496

10Payment service providers and resellers PayPal

Among other options, we offer payment via PayPal on this websiteThe provider of this payment processing service is PayPal (Europe) S.à.rlet Cie, SCA, 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg (hereinafter referred to as "PayPal")

If you choose payment via PayPal, we will share the payment information you enter with PayPal

The legal basis for the sharing of your data with PayPal is Art6 Sect1 lit.a GDPR (consent) as well as Art6 Sect1 lit.b GDPR (processing for the fulfillment of a contract)You have the option to at any time revoke your consent to the processing of your dataSuch a revocation shall not have any impact on the effectiveness of data processing transactions that occurred in the past

 

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