This is information for your relating to the handling of your personal data when you visit our website. To provide the functions and services of our website, it is required that we collect personal data about you. In the following, we explain you which of your data we collect, the purpose of the collection, and which rights you have in relation to your data.
The entity responsible for the processing of personal data on this website is (cf. Legal Information):
Tel.: +49 6151 62 9030
You may as well ask our data protection officer questions on data privacy at any time at:
Dr. Georg Schröder, LL.M.
Data protection officer
HEUSSEN Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Brienner Straße 9 / Amiraplatz
Tel: +49 89 290 97 161
Fax: +49 89 290 97 200
Use for Information Purposes
If you use this website without transmitting data to us otherwise (e.g. by registration or use of the contact form), we will collect technically required data automatically transferred to our server, such as:
· IP address
· Date and time of the request
· Content of the request
· Access status/http status code
· Browser type
· Language and version of the browser software
· Operating system
This is required for technical reasons to be able to display our website to you. We also use the data to ensure the security and stability of our website. The legal basis for the collection is Art. 6 para. 1 sub-section f GDPR.
Data collection, processing purpose and legal basis
Upon conclusion of the contract, we collect personal data about you. This concerns, for example, first and last name, address, e-mail address or telephone number. We use this information solely to fulfill our obligations under the contract with you. For example, we use your address to send you the ordered goods or your e-mail address to contact you.
The legal basis for the processing of your personal data is the fulfillment of the contract with you is Art. 6 (1) (b) GDPR.
In addition, if you have a consent, there is an additional legal basis is Art. 6 (1) (a) GDPR.
Data transmission to processor
During processing, we use assistants, especially in the field of IT. They process your data as so-called “processors” and are obliged to handle the data with care. For example, such order processing occurs when we store data in an external data center. We use such service providers in the following areas:
Further data transfers
We transfer personal information to external agencies to fulfill our contractual or legal obligations. By law we are required to transmit data to governmental authorities, for example tax authorities, regulators and law enforcement agencies.
When submitting to external entities in third countries, this means outside the EU or the EEA, we ensure that these bodies treat your personal data with the same care as within the EU or the EEA. We only transfer personal data to third countries where the EU Commission has affirmed an adequate level of protection or if we ensure the careful handling of personal data through contractual agreements or other suitable guarantees.
We only process and store your personal data for as long as is necessary to fulfill our contractual obligations to you. After elimination of our contractual obligations, your data will be blocked or deleted.
In addition, there may be statutory retention requirements, such as commercial or fiscal retention requirements (for example, the Commercial Code, the Tax Code). If such retention obligations exist, we will block or delete your data at the end of these retention obligations.
Most of the web browsers accept cookies automatically. You may erase stored cookies at any time via the settings of your web browser. You may also adjust the settings of your web browser to bar the storing of cookies. Then, however, not all the functions of our website might be available
We use Google Analytics to analyse and improve the use of our website.
Google Analytics is a web analysis service of Google LLC (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files that stored on your computer to allow an analysis of your use of the website. As a rule, the information on your use of the website generated by the cookie is transmitted to and stored on a server of Google in the USA. In the event of activation of the IP-anonymization on this website, however, your IP address will be truncated previously in member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is transferred to a server of Google in the USA and is truncated there. On the instruction of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website in order to prepare reports on the website activities and to provide other services for the website operator relating to website use and internet use.
The IP address transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics will not be combined with other data of Google.
You can prevent the storing of the cookies by an appropriate setting of your browser software; please note, however, that in this case you might not be able to use the full range of all functions of this website. Moreover, you can prevent the collection of the data (incl. your IP address) generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website for Google as well as the processing of such data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
We use Google Analytics with the extension “_anonymizeIp()”. This is to truncate the IP addresses (so-called IP-masking). Thus, a connection to specific persons can be ruled out.
Google takes part in the EU-US Privacy Shield, www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.
Accordingly, there is a reasonable data privacy level also in the exceptional cases in which Google transfers personal data to the USA.
The legal basis for the processing of data using Google Analytics is Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR.
Information on the third-party provider: Google Dublin, Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1) 436 1001.
More information on data privacy: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en
Integration of YouTube videos
We have included YouTube videos in our online offering, which are stored on http://www.YouTube.com and are directly playable from our website.
These are all included in the "extended privacy mode", that means that you do not transfer data about you as a user to YouTube if you are not playing the videos. Only when you play the videos, the data mentioned in paragraph 2 will be transmitted. We have no influence on this data transfer.
By visiting the website, YouTube receives the information that you have accessed the corresponding sub-page of our website. In addition, log files are transmitted. This happens regardless of whether YouTube provides a user account that you are logged in to, or if there is no user account. When you're logged in to Google, your data will be assigned directly to your account. If you do not wish to associate with your profile on YouTube, you must log out before activating the button. YouTube stores your data as usage profiles and uses them for purposes of advertising, market research and / or custom design of its website. Such an evaluation is done in particular (even for users who are not logged in) to provide appropriate advertising and to inform other users of the social network about their activities on our website. You have a right to object to the creation of these User Profiles, and you must be directed to YouTube to use them..
Google also processes your personal information in the US and has submitted to the US-US Privacy Shield: www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.
More about Google: Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountainview, California 94043, USA
We use the website of Google Maps on our website. This allows us to show you interactive maps directly on our website and allow you to conveniently use the map feature. By using Google Maps, data is transmitted to Google in the United States, amongst other things your IP address.
Legal basis for the processing of your data Art. 6 (1) (f) GDPR. Google is participating in the EU-US Privacy Shield: www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework
Informationen über Google: Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Information about Google:
Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountainview, California 94043, USA
For more information about Google's Terms of Service: www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html
For more information about the Google Maps terms of service: www.google.com/intl/de_US/help/terms_maps.html.
Use of Google Fontss
We use Google Fonts on our website. This allows us to integrate certain fonts into our website. These fonts are provided by Google through servers in the United States. When you visit our website, the visitor's web browser establishes a direct connection to these servers. Among other things, the IP address of the visitor is transmitted to Google and stored there. Google is participating in the EU-US Privacy Shield: www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework
For more information about Google: Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountainview, California 94043, United States
More information about privacy at Google: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
On our website, you can enter personal data using a contact form. If you use the contact form, we will collect and store the data you enter in the input screen (e.g. second name, first name, email address). There will be no forwarding to any third party.
The legal basis for the processing in case of consent is Art. 6 para. 1 sub-section a GDPR. If your request is aimed at preparing the conclusion of a contract, Art. 6 para. 1 sub-section b GDPR will be an additional legal basis.
We use the data exclusively to process and answer your request.
You may file your application on our website or via email, respectively. If you apply, we collect and store the data you enter in the input screen or which you send us by email, respectively. We process your data for the purposes of the handling of your application only. There will be no forwarding. The legal basis for the processing is Art. 6 para. 1 sub-section b GDPR. If we cannot offer any job to you, we will store your data for a maximum of 6 months after the end of the application process.
You have the following statutory rights against us relating to your personal data:
- Right to be informedAs the data subject (affected person), you have the right to obtain a confirmation on whether we process personal data concerning you. If this is the case, you have the right to be informed of such personal data as well as to further information, e.g. the purpose of the processing, the recipients and the envisaged storing period or the criteria for the determination of such period, respectively
- Right to rectification and completion
As the data subject, you have the right to request the immediate rectification of incorrect data. Taking into consideration the purposes of the processing, you have the right to request the completion of incomplete personal data..
- Right to erasure (“right to be forgotten”)
SAs the data subject, you have the right to obtain the erasure if processing is not necessary. This is the case e.g. if your data are no longer required for the original purposes, if you withdrew your statement of consent relating to data privacy, or if the data have been processed unlawfully.
- Right to restriction of processing
As the data subject, you also have the right to restriction of the processing if e.g. you think that the personal data would be incorrect.
- Right to data portability
As the data subject, you have the right to receive your personal data in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format.
- Right to object
As the data subject, you have the right to object against the processing of your personal data at any time on grounds relating to your situation. In case of direct marketing, you as the data subject have the right to object against the processing of your personal data for the purpose of such marketing at any time; this also applies to the profiling related to such direct marketing.
- Right to withdraw your consent relating to data privacy
You may withdraw a consent to the processing of your personal data with effect in the future at any time. The legality of the processing made until such withdrawal, however, is not affected by the foregoing.
Moreover, you may lodge complaint with a data protection supervisory authority, e.g. if you feel that the data processing does not comply with data protection regulations.