Datenschutzerklärung nach der DSGVO

Die Augsburger Schwabenhallen Messe- und Veranstaltungsgesellschaft mbH freut sich über Ihren Besuch auf unserer Webseite und nimmt den Schutz Ihrer persönlichen Daten sehr ernst. Die nachfolgende Darstellung gibt Ihnen einen Überblick über den Schutz Ihrer persönlichen Daten und was es für Sie bedeutet, wenn Sie unsere Online Angebote nutzen.

Information zur Erhebung von personenbezogenen Daten (gem. Art. 13 DSGVO) im Rahmen der Corona Selbstauskunft finden Sie hier.
 

1. Datenschutz auf einen Blick

Allgemeine Hinweise
Die folgenden Hinweise geben einen einfachen Überblick darüber, was mit Ihren personenbezogenen Daten passiert, wenn Sie unsere Website besuchen. Personenbezogene Daten sind alle Daten, mit denen Sie persönlich identifiziert werden können. Ausführliche Informationen zum Thema Datenschutz entnehmen Sie unserer unter diesem Text aufgeführten Datenschutzerklärung.

Datenerfassung auf unserer Website
Wer ist verantwortlich für die Datenerfassung auf dieser Website? Die Datenverarbeitung auf dieser Website erfolgt durch den Websitebetreiber. Dessen Kontaktdaten können Sie dem Impressum dieser Website entnehmen.

Wie erfassen wir Ihre Daten?
Ihre Daten werden zum einen dadurch erhoben, dass Sie uns diese mitteilen. Hierbei kann es sich z.B. um Daten handeln, die Sie in ein Kontaktformular eingeben. Andere Daten werden automatisch beim Besuch der Website durch unsere IT-Systeme erfasst. Das sind vor allem technische Daten (z.B. Internetbrowser, Betriebssystem oder Uhrzeit des Seitenaufrufs). Die Erfassung dieser Daten erfolgt automatisch, sobald Sie unsere Website betreten.

Wofür nutzen wir Ihre Daten?
Ein Teil der Daten wird erhoben, um eine fehlerfreie Bereitstellung der Website zu gewährleisten. Andere Daten können zur Analyse Ihres Nutzerverhaltens verwendet werden.

Welche Rechte haben Sie bezüglich Ihrer Daten?
Sie haben jederzeit das Recht unentgeltlich Auskunft über Herkunft, Empfänger und Zweck Ihrer gespeicherten personenbezogenen Daten zu erhalten. Sie haben außerdem ein Recht, die Berichtigung, Sperrung oder Löschung dieser Daten zu verlangen. Hierzu sowie zu weiteren Fragen zum Thema Datenschutz können Sie sich jederzeit unter der im Impressum angegebenen Adresse an uns wenden. Des Weiteren steht Ihnen ein Beschwerderecht bei der zuständigen Aufsichtsbehörde zu. Außerdem haben Sie das Recht, unter bestimmten Umständen die Einschränkung der Verarbeitung Ihrer personenbezogenen Daten zu verlangen. Details hierzu entnehmen Sie der Datenschutzerklärung unter "Recht auf Einschränkung der Verarbeitung".

Analyse-Tools und Tools von Drittanbietern
Beim Besuch unserer Website kann Ihr Surf-Verhalten statistisch ausgewertet werden. Das geschieht vor allem mit Cookies und mit sogenannten Analyseprogrammen. Die Analyse Ihres Surf-Verhaltens erfolgt in der Regel anonym; das Surf-Verhalten kann nicht zu Ihnen zurückverfolgt werden. Sie können dieser Analyse widersprechen oder sie durch die Nichtbenutzung bestimmter Tools verhindern. Detaillierte Informationen dazu finden Sie in der folgenden Datenschutzerklärung.

Sie können dieser Analyse widersprechen. Über die Widerspruchsmöglichkeiten werden wir Sie in dieser Datenschutzerklärung informieren.
 

2. Allgemeine Hinweise und Pflichtinformationen

Externes Hosting
Diese Website wird bei einem externen Dienstleister gehostet (Hoster). Die personenbezogenen Daten, die auf dieser Website erfasst werden, werden auf den Servern des Hosters gespeichert. Hierbei kann es sich v. a. um IP-Adressen, Kontaktanfragen, Meta- und Kommunikationsdaten, Vertragsdaten, Kontaktdaten, Namen, Websitezugriffe und sonstige Daten, die über eine Website generiert werden, handeln. Der Einsatz des Hosters erfolgt zum Zwecke der Vertragserfüllung gegenüber unseren potenziellen und bestehenden Kunden (Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. b DSGVO) und im Interesse einer sicheren, schnellen und effizienten Bereitstellung unseres Online-Angebots durch einen professionellen Anbieter (Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. f DSGVO).

Unser Hoster wird Ihre Daten nur insoweit verarbeiten, wie dies zur Erfüllung seiner Leistungspflichten erforderlich ist und unsere Weisungen in Bezug auf diese Daten befolgen. Wir setzen folgenden Hoster ein:

Mittwald CM Service GmbH & Co. KG
Königsberger Straße 4-6
32339 Espelkamp

Datenschutz
Die Betreiber dieser Seiten nehmen den Schutz Ihrer persönlichen Daten sehr ernst. Wir behandeln Ihre personenbezogenen Daten vertraulich und entsprechend der gesetzlichen Datenschutzvorschriften sowie dieser Datenschutzerklärung.

Wenn Sie diese Website benutzen, werden verschiedene personenbezogene Daten erhoben. Personenbezogene Daten sind Daten, mit denen Sie persönlich identifiziert werden können. Die vorliegende Datenschutzerklärung erläutert, welche Daten wir erheben und wofür wir sie nutzen. Sie erläutert auch, wie und zu welchem Zweck das geschieht.

Wir weisen darauf hin, dass die Datenübertragung im Internet (z.B. bei der Kommunikation per E-Mail) Sicherheitslücken aufweisen kann. Ein lückenloser Schutz der Daten vor dem Zugriff durch Dritte ist nicht möglich.

Hinweis zur verantwortlichen Stelle
Die verantwortliche Stelle für die Datenverarbeitung auf dieser Website ist:

Augsburger Schwabenhallen Messe- und Veranstaltungsgesellschaft mbH
Am Messezentrum 5
86159 Augsburg
T +49 821 2572-0
info(a /mailpro).tect> t)messeaugsburg.de

Verantwortliche Stelle ist die natürliche oder juristische Person, die allein oder gemeinsam mit anderen über die Zwecke und Mittel der Verarbeitung von personenbezogenen Daten (z.B. Namen, E-Mail-Adressen o. Ä.) entscheidet.

Speicherdauer
Soweit innerhalb dieser Datenschutzerklärung keine speziellere Speicherdauer genannt wurde, verbleiben Ihre personenbezogenen Daten bei uns, bis der Zweck für die Datenverarbeitung entfällt. Wenn Sie ein berechtigtes Löschersuchen geltend machen oder eine Einwilligung zur Datenverarbeitung widerrufen, werden Ihre Daten gelöscht, sofern wir keinen anderen rechtlich zulässigen  Gründe für die Speicherung Ihrer personenbezogenen Daten haben (z.B. steuer- oder handelsrechtliche Aufbewahrungsfristen); im letztgenannten Fall erfolgt die Löschung nach Fortfall dieser Gründe.

Hinweis zur Datenweitergabe in die USA
Auf unserer Website sind unter anderem Tools von Unternehmen mit Sitz in den USA eingebunden. Wenn diese Tools aktiv sind, können Ihre personenbezogenen Daten an die US-Server der jeweiligen Unternehmen weitergegeben werden. Wir weisen darauf hin, dass die USA kein sicherer Drittstaat im Sinne des EU-Datenschutzrechts sind. US-Unternehmen sind dazu verpflichtet, personenbezogene Daten an Sicherheitsbehörden herauszugeben, ohne dass Sie als Betroffener hiergegen gerichtlich vorgehen könnten. Es kann daher nicht ausgeschlossen werden, dass US-Behörden (z.B. Geheimdienste) Ihre auf US-Servern befindlichen Daten zu Überwachungszwecken verarbeiten, auswerten und dauerhaft speichern. Wir haben auf diese Verarbeitungstätigkeiten keinen Einfluss.

Widerruf Ihrer Einwilligung zur Datenverarbeitung
Viele Datenverarbeitungsvorgänge sind nur mit Ihrer ausdrücklichen Einwilligung möglich. Sie können eine bereits erteilte Einwilligung jederzeit widerrufen. Dazu reicht eine formlose Mitteilung per E-Mail an uns. Die Rechtmäßigkeit der bis zum Widerruf erfolgten Datenverarbeitung bleibt vom Widerruf unberührt.

Widerspruchsrecht gegen die Datenerhebung in besonderen Fällen sowie gegen Direktwerbung (Art. 21 DSGVO)
Wenn die Datenverarbeitung auf Grundlage von Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. e oder f DSGVO erfolgt, haben Sie jederzeit das Recht, aus Gründen, die sich aus Ihrer besonderen Situation ergeben, gegen die Verarbeitung Ihrer personenbezogenen Daten Widerspruch einzulegen; dies gilt auch für ein auf diese Bestimmungen gestütztes Profiling. Die jeweilige Rechtsgrundlage, auf denen eine Verarbeitung beruht, entnehmen Sie dieser Datenschutzerklärung. Wenn Sie Widerspruch einlegen, werden wir Ihre betroffenen personenbezogenen Daten nicht mehr verarbeiten, es sei denn, wir können zwingende schutzwürdige Gründe für die Verarbeitung nachweisen, die Ihre Interessen, Rechte und Freiheiten überwiegen oder die Verarbeitung dient der Geltendmachung, Ausübung oder Verteidigung von Rechtsansprüchen (Widerspruch nach Art. 21 Abs. 1 DSGVO).
Werden Ihre personenbezogenen Daten verarbeitet, um Direktwerbung zu betreiben, so haben Sie das Recht, jederzeit Widerspruch gegen die Verarbeitung Sie betreffender personenbezogener Daten zum Zwecke derartiger Werbung einzulegen; dies gilt auch für das Profiling, soweit es mit solcher Direktwerbung in Verbindung steht. Wenn Sie widersprechen, werden Ihre personenbezogenen Daten anschließend nicht mehr zum Zwecke der Direktwerbung verwendet (Widerspruch nach Art. 21 Abs. 2 DSGVO).

Beschwerderecht bei der zuständigen Aufsichtsbehörde
Im Falle von Verstößen gegen die DSGVO steht den Betroffenen ein Beschwerderecht bei einer Aufsichtsbehörde, insbesondere in dem Mitgliedstaat ihres gewöhnlichen Aufenthalts, ihres Arbeitsplatzes oder des Orts des mutmaßlichen Verstoßes zu. Das Beschwerderecht besteht unbeschadet anderweitiger verwaltungsrechtlicher oder gerichtlicher Rechtsbehelfe.

Recht auf Datenübertragbarkeit
Sie haben das Recht, Daten, die wir auf Grundlage Ihrer Einwilligung oder in Erfüllung eines Vertrags automatisiert verarbeiten, an sich oder an einen Dritten in einem gängigen, maschinenlesbaren Format aushändigen zu lassen. Sofern Sie die direkte Übertragung der Daten an einen anderen Verantwortlichen verlangen, erfolgt dies nur, soweit es technisch machbar ist.

SSL- bzw. TLS-Verschlüsselung
Diese Seite nutzt aus Sicherheitsgründen und zum Schutz der Übertragung vertraulicher Inhalte, wie zum Beispiel Bestellungen oder Anfragen, die Sie an uns als Seitenbetreiber senden, eine SSL-bzw. TLS-Verschlüsselung. Eine verschlüsselte Verbindung erkennen Sie daran, dass die Adresszeile des Browsers von “http://” auf “https://” wechselt und an dem Schloss-Symbol in Ihrer Browserzeile.

Wenn die SSL- bzw. TLS-Verschlüsselung aktiviert ist, können die Daten, die Sie an uns übermitteln, nicht von Dritten mitgelesen werden.

Verschlüsselter Zahlungsverkehr auf dieser Website
Besteht nach dem Abschluss eines kostenpflichtigen Vertrags eine Verpflichtung, uns Ihre Zahlungsdaten (z.B. Kontonummer bei Einzugsermächtigung) zu übermitteln, werden diese Daten zur Zahlungsabwicklung benötigt.

Der Zahlungsverkehr über die gängigen Zahlungsmittel (Visa/MasterCard, Lastschriftverfahren) erfolgt ausschließlich über eine verschlüsselte SSL- bzw. TLS-Verbindung. Eine verschlüsselte Verbindung erkennen Sie daran, dass die Adresszeile des Browsers von "http://" auf "https://" wechselt und an dem Schloss-Symbol in Ihrer Browserzeile.

Bei verschlüsselter Kommunikation können Ihre Zahlungsdaten, die Sie an uns übermitteln, nicht von Dritten mitgelesen werden.

Auskunft, Sperrung, Löschung und Berichtigung
Sie haben im Rahmen der geltenden gesetzlichen Bestimmungen jederzeit das Recht auf unentgeltliche Auskunft über Ihre gespeicherten personenbezogenen Daten, deren Herkunft und Empfänger und den Zweck der Datenverarbeitung und ggf. ein Recht auf Berichtigung, Sperrung oder Löschung dieser Daten. Hierzu sowie zu weiteren Fragen zum Thema personenbezogene Daten können Sie sich jederzeit unter der im Impressum angegebenen Adresse an uns wenden.

Recht auf Einschränkung der Verarbeitung
Sie haben das Recht, die Einschränkung der Verarbeitung Ihrer personenbezogenen Daten zu verlangen. Hierzu können Sie sich jederzeit unter der im Impressum angegebenen Adresse an uns wenden. Das Recht auf Einschränkung der Verarbeitung besteht in folgenden Fällen:

  • Wenn Sie die Richtigkeit Ihrer bei uns gespeicherten personenbezogenen Daten bestreiten, benötigen wir in der Regel Zeit, um dies zu überprüfen. Für die Dauer der Prüfung haben Sie das Recht, die Einschränkung der Verarbeitung Ihrer personenbezogenen Daten zu verlangen.
  • Wenn die Verarbeitung Ihrer personenbezogenen Daten unrechtmäßig geschah / geschieht, können Sie statt der Löschung die Einschränkung der Datenverarbeitung verlangen.
  • Wenn wir Ihre personenbezogenen Daten nicht mehr benötigen, Sie sie jedoch zur Ausübung, Verteidigung oder Geltendmachung von Rechtsansprüchen benötigen, haben Sie das Recht, statt der Löschung die Einschränkung der Verarbeitung Ihrer personenbezogenen Daten zu verlangen.
  • Wenn Sie einen Widerspruch nach Art. 21 Abs. 1 DSGVO eingelegt haben, muss eine Abwägung zwischen Ihren und unseren Interessen vorgenommen werden. Solange noch nicht feststeht, wessen Interessen überwiegen, haben Sie das Recht, die Einschränkung der Verarbeitung Ihrer personenbezogenen Daten zu verlangen.

Wenn Sie die Verarbeitung Ihrer personenbezogenen Daten eingeschränkt haben, dürfen diese Daten – von ihrer Speicherung abgesehen – nur mit Ihrer Einwilligung oder zur Geltendmachung, Ausübung oder Verteidigung von Rechtsansprüchen oder zum Schutz der Rechte einer anderen natürlichen oder juristischen Person oder aus Gründen eines wichtigen öffentlichen Interesses der Europäischen Union oder eines Mitgliedstaats verarbeitet werden.

Widerspruch gegen Werbe-E-Mails
Der Nutzung von im Rahmen der Impressumspflicht veröffentlichten Kontaktdaten zur Übersendung von nicht ausdrücklich angeforderter Werbung und Informationsmaterialien wird hiermit widersprochen. Die Betreiber der Seiten behalten sich ausdrücklich rechtliche Schritte im Falle der unverlangten Zusendung von Werbeinformationen, etwa durch Spam-E-Mails, vor.
 

3. Datenschutzbeauftragter

Gesetzlich vorgeschriebener Datenschutzbeauftragter
Wir haben für unser Unternehmen einen Datenschutzbeauftragten bestellt.

E-Mail: datenschutz(a /mailpro).tect> t)messeaugsburg.de
 

4. Datenerfassung auf unserer Website

Cookie

Server log files
The provider of the websites automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser transmits to us automatically. These are:

  • Browser type and browser version

  • Used operating system

  • Referrer URL

  • Host name of the accessing computer

  • Time of the server request

  • IP address

These data will not be merged with other data sources.

These data are collected on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the technically fault-free presentation and the optimization of its website – the server log files must be recorded for this purpose.

Contact form

If you send us requests by using the contact form, your details from the request form, including the contact data entered by you therein, will be stored in our company for the purpose of processing the request and in case of subsequent questions. We do not forward these data without your consent.

These data are processed on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR, if your request is associated with the fulfilment of a contract or is necessary for carry out pre-contractual measures. In all other cases, the processing is based upon our legitimate interest in the effective processing of the requests sent to us (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR) or on your consent (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR) if this was requested.

The data entered by you in the contact form will remain in our company until you request us to erase these, revoke your consent to the storage or the purpose for the data storage ceases to exist (e.g. after completion of the processing of your request). Mandatory statutory provisions – in particular storage deadlines – will remain unaffected.

Request by e-mail, telephone or fax
If you contact us by e-mail, telephone or fax, your request including all personal data that can be derived from this (name, request) will be stored and processed in our company for the purpose of processing your concern. We do not forward these data without your consent.

These data are processed on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR, insofar as your request is associated with the fulfilment of a contract or is necessary to carry out pre-contractual measures. In all other cases, the processing is based upon our legitimate interest in the effective processing of the requests sent to us (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR) or on your consent (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR) if this was requested.

The data sent to us by you by contact requests will remain in our company until you request us to erase these, revoke your consent to storage or the purpose for the data storage ceases to exist (e.g. after completion of the processing of your concern). Mandatory statutory provisions – in particular statutory storage deadlines – will remain unaffected.

Registration on this website
You can register on this website in order to use additional functions on the site. We only use the data entered in this respect for the purpose of using the respective offer or service for which you have registered. The mandatory details requested in the registration must be entered in full. Otherwise, we will reject the registration.

For important changes, for example with the scope of offers or in case of changes that are necessary for technical reasons, we use the email address entered with the registration in order to inform you using these details.

The processing of the data entered with the registration is carried out for the purpose of implementing the usage relationship established through the registration and, if applicable, to initiate further contracts (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR).

The data collected with the registration will be stored by us as long as you are registered on this website and will be subsequently deleted. Statutory storage deadlines shall remain unaffected.

Processing of data (client and contractual data)
We only collect, process and use personal data to the extent that these are necessary for the establishment, content-related design or change to the legal relationship (stock data). This is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR, which permits the processing of data in order to fulfil a contract or for precontractual measures. We only collect, process and use personal data regarding the use of our websites (usage data) if this is necessary in order to enable the use of the service for the user or to settle the payment for such use.

The collected client data will be deleted after completion of the order or termination of the business relationship. Statutory storage deadlines will remain unaffected.

Data transmission upon conclusion of contracts for online shops, dealers and shipment of goods
We will only transmit personal data to third parties if this is necessary within the scope of processing the contract, for example to the companies entrusted with the delivery of the goods or the credit institution commissioned with the payment processing. A further transmission of the data will not be carried out and if it is, then only if you have explicitly agreed to the transmission. Your data will not be forwarded to third parties without an explicit consent, for example for marketing purposes.

The basis for the data processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR, which permits the processing of data for fulfilment of a contract or for precontractual measures.

Data transmission upon conclusion of contracts for services and digital contents
We only transmit personal data to third parties if this is necessary within the scope of processing of the contract, for example to the credit institution commissioned with the payment processing.

A further transmission of the data will not be carried out and if it is, then only if you have explicitly agreed to the transmission. Your data will not be forwarded to third parties without an explicit consent, for example for marketing purposes.

The basis for the data processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR, which permits the processing of data for fulfilment of a contract or for precontractual measures.
 

5. Social Media

eRecht24 Safe Sharing Tool
The contents on this website can be shared in conformity with data protection rules on social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter & Co. This site uses the eRecht24 Safe Sharing Tool for this purpose. This tool only establishes the direct contact between the networks and users when the user actively clicks on one of these buttons. The click on the button represents a consent within the meaning of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR. This consent can be revoked at any time with effect for the future.

User data is not automatically transferred to the operators of these platforms by this tool. If the user is registered at one of the social networks, an information window will appear when using the social buttons of Facebook, Twitter & Co., in which the user can confirm the text before it is sent.

Our users can share the contents of this site in conformity with data protection rules on social networking sites without complete surfing profiles being created by the operators of the networks

Facebook plugins (Like & Share buttons)
Plugins of the social network Facebook are integrated on this website. The provider of this service is Facebook Ireland Limited, 4 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2, Ireland. According to the statement of Facebook, the collected data are however also transferred to the USA and to other third countries.

You can recognize the Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the "Like button" on this website. You can find an overview of the Facebook plugins here:

https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/?locale=en_US

When you visit this website, a direct connection is established between your browser and the Facebook server through the plugin. Facebook therefore receives information that you have visited this website with your IP address. If you click on the Facebook "Like button" while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link the contents of this website on your Facebook profile. This way Facebook can allocate the visit to this website to your user account. We would like to point out that we, as the provider of the websites, do not receive any knowledge of the content of the transmitted data, nor their use by Facebook. You can find further information in this respect in the privacy policy of Facebook under:

https://m.facebook.com/privacy/explanation

If you do not want Facebook to be able to allocate the visit to this website to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.

The Facebook plugins are used on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in an as far as possible extensive visibility on social media. If a corresponding consent was requested, the processing is exclusively carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR; the consent is revocable at any time.

The data transfer to the USA is supported on the standard contractual clauses of the EU Commission. You can find the details here:

https://www.facebook.com/legal/EU_data_transfer_addendum and https://de-de.facebook.com/help/566994660333381

Twitter plugin
Functions of the Twitter service are integrated on this website. These functions are offered by the Twitter International Company, One Cumberland Place, Fenian Street, Dublin 2, D02 AX07, Ireland. By using Twitter and the "Re-Tweet" function, the websites visited by you are linked with your Twitter account and announced to other users. Data are also transferred to Twitter hereby. We would like to point out that we, as provider of the sites, do not receive any knowledge of the content of the transmitted data, nor of their use by Twitter. You can find further information in this respect in the privacy policy of Twitter under:

https://twitter.com/de/privacy

The use of the Twitter plugin is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in an as far as possible extensive visibility on social media. If a corresponding consent was requested, the processing is exclusively carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR; the consent is revocable at any time.

The data transfer to the USA is supported on the standard contractual clauses of the EU Commission. You can find the details here:

https://gdpr.twitter.com/en/controller-to-controller-transfers.html

You can change your data protection settings at Twitter in the account settings under

https://twitter.com/account/settings

Instagram plugin
Functions of the Instagram service are integrated on this website. These functions are offered by Facebook Ireland Limited, 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland.

If you are logged into your Instagram account, you can link the contents of this website with your Instagram profile by clicking the Instagram button. This way Instagram can allocate the visit to this website to your user account. We would like to point out that we, as provider of the sites, do not receive any knowledge of the content of the transmitted data, nor of their use by Instagram.

The data are stored and analyzed on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in an as far as possible extensive visibility on social media. If a corresponding consent was requested, the processing is exclusively carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR; the consent is revocable at any time.

The data transfer to the USA is supported on the standard contractual clauses of the EU Commission. You can find the details here:

https://www.facebook.com/legal/EU_data_transfer_addendum, https://help.instagram.com/519522125107875 and https://de-de.facebook.com/help/566994660333381

You can find further information in this respect in the privacy policy of Instagram:

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

LinkedIn plugin
This website uses functions of the LinkedIn network. The provider is the LinkedIn Ireland Unlimited Company, Wilton Plaza, Wilton Place, Dublin 2, Ireland.

Each time a page of this website is called, which contains functions of LinkedIn, a connection will be set up to servers of LinkedIn. LinkedIn will be informed that you have visited this website with your IP address. If you click on the "Recommend button" of LinkedIn and are logged into your account at LinkedIn, it is possible for LinkedIn to allocate your visit to this website to you and your user account.

We would like to point out that we, as provider of the sites, do not receive any knowledge of the content of the transmitted data, nor of their use by LinkedIn.

The use of the LinkedIn plugin is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in an as far as possible extensive visibility on social media. If a corresponding consent was requested, the processing is exclusively carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR; the consent is revocable at any time.

The data transfer to the USA is supported on the standard contractual clauses of the EU Commission. You can find the details here:

https://www.linkedin.com/legal/l/dpa and https://www.linkedin.com/legal/l/eu-sccs

You can find further information in this respect in the privacy policy of LinkedIn under:

https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy

XING plugin
This website uses functions of the XING network. The provider is the New Work SE, Dammtorstraße 30, 20354 Hamburg, Germany.

Each time one of our pages is called, which contains functions of XING, a connection will be established to servers of XING. According to our knowledge, personal data are not stored hereby. In particular, no IP addresses are stored and the usage behavior is not evaluated.

The data are stored and analyzed on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in an as far as possible extensive visibility on social media. If a corresponding consent was requested, the processing is exclusively carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR; the consent is revocable at any time.

You can find further information relating to data protection and the XING share button in the privacy policy of XING under:

https://www.xing.com/app/share?op=data_protection
 

6. Analysis tools and advertising

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

Google Analytics enables the website operator to analyze the behavior of the website visitors. The website operator hereby receives various usage data, such as page views, dwell time, used operating systems and the origin of the user. These data are, if applicable, summarized by Google in a profile that is allocated to the respective user or his terminal device.

Google Analytics uses technology that enables the recognition of the user for the purpose of analyzing the user behavior (e.g. cookies or device fingerprinting). The information collected by Google regarding the use of this website is, as a rule, transferred to a server of Google in the USA and is stored there.

The use of this analysis tool is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the analysis of the user behavior in order to optimize both its web offer as well as its advertising. If a corresponding consent was requested (e.g. consent to the storage of cookies), the processing will be exclusively carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR; the consent can be revoked at any time.

The data transfer to the USA is supported on the standard contractual clauses of the EU Commission. You can find the details here:

https://privacy.google.com/businesses/controllerterms/mccs/

IP anonymization
We have activated the function IP anonymization on this website. Your IP address is therefore abbreviated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Treaty on the European Economic Area before transfer to the USA. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a server of Google in the USA and abbreviated there. By order of the operator of this website, Google will use this information in order to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on the website activities and to provide further services associated with the website use and the internet use for the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data from Google.

Browser plugin
You can prevent the collection and processing of your data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link:

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

You can find more information relating to the handling of user data at Google Analytics in the privacy policy of Google:

https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de

Data processing
We have concluded an agreement for data processing with Google and fully implement the strict stipulations of the German data protection authorities when using Google Analytics.

This website uses the function "demographic characteristics" of Google Analytics in order to be able to present suitable advertisements to the website visitors within the Google advertising network. This way reports can be created that include statements regarding the age, gender and interests of the site visitors. These data stem from interest-related advertising of Google as well as from visitor data of third-party providers. These data cannot be allocated to a certain person. You can deactivate this function at any time via the ad settings in your Google account or generally forbid the collection of your data by Google Analytics as described in the section "Objection to data collection".

Storage duration
Data on user and event level stored at Google, which are linked with cookies, user identifiers (e.g. User ID) or advertising-IDs (e.g. DoubleClick-Cookies, Android advertising ID), will be anonymized or deleted after 14 months. You can find details in this respect under the following link:

https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/7667196?hl=de
 

7. Newsletter

Newsletter data
If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we will require an email address from you as well as information which permits us to check that you are the holder of the entered email address and that you agree with the receipt of the newsletter. Further data will not be collected or only on a voluntary basis. We exclusively use these data for sending the requested information and do not forward these to third parties.

The processing of the data entered in the newsletter registration form is exclusively carried out based on your consent (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR). You can revoke the granted consent to storage of the data, the email address and their use for sending the newsletter at any time, for example through the "unsubscribe" link in the newsletter. The lawfulness of the already carried out data processing activities will remain unaffected by the revocation.

The data deposited by you with our company for the purpose of the newsletter subscription will be stored by us until you unsubscribe from the newsletter and will be deleted after the unsubscribe of the newsletter. Data that were stored in our company for other purposes will remain unaffected hereby.

After you unsubscribe from the newsletter distribution list, your email address will be stored by us, the newsletter service provider, in, if applicable, a blacklist in order to prevent future mailings. The data from the blacklist will only be used for this purpose and will not be merged with other data. This is both in your interest as well as in our interest in compliance with the statutory stipulations with the sending of newsletters (legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR). The storage in the blacklist is not limited in terms of time. You can object to the storage if your interests outweigh our legitimate interest.

CleverReach
This website uses CleverReach for sending newsletters. The provider is CleverReach GmbH & Co. KG, Mühlenstr. 43, 26180 Rastede. CleverReach is a service with which the sending of newsletters can be organized and analyzed. The data entered by you for the purpose of newsletter subscription (e.g. email address) will be stored on the servers of CleverReach in Germany and/or Ireland.

Our newsletters sent with CleverReach enable us to analyze the behavior of the newsletter recipients. It can, among other things, be analyze how many recipients have opened the newsletter message and how often a certain link in the newsletter was clicked. With the help of the so-called conversion tracking, it can additionally be analyzed whether a previously defined action (e.g. purchase of a product on this website) was carried out after clicking the link in the newsletter. You can obtain further information regarding the data analysis by CleverReach newsletters under:

https://www.cleverreach.com/de/funktionen/reporting-und-tracking/

The data processing is carried out based on your consent (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR). You can revoke this consent at any time by cancelling the newsletter. The lawfulness of the already carried out data processing activities will remain unaffected by the revocation.

If you do not want to have an analysis conducted by CleverReach, you must cancel the newsletter. We make a corresponding link available for this purpose in each newsletter message. Furthermore, you can also cancel the newsletter directly on the website.

The data deposited by you with our company for the purpose of newsletter subscription will be stored by us or the newsletter service provider until you unsubscribe from the newsletter and will be deleted from the newsletter distribution list after you unsubscribe from the newsletter. Data that were stored in our company for other purposes will remain unaffected hereby.

After you unsubscribe from the newsletter distribution list, your email address will be stored by us, the newsletter service provider, in, if applicable, a blacklist in order to prevent future mailings. The data from the blacklist will only be used for this purpose and will not be merged with other data. This is both in your interest as well as in our interest in compliance with the statutory stipulations with the sending of newsletters (legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR). The storage in the blacklist is not limited in terms of time. You can object to the storage if your interests outweigh our legitimate interest.

Conclusion of an agreement on data processing
We have concluded an agreement regarding data processing with CleverReach and fully implement the strict stipulations of the German data protection authorities when using CleverReach.
 

8. Plugins and tools

YouTube with enhanced data protection
This website integrates videos of YouTube. The operator of the sites is Google Ireland Limited ("Google"), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland.

We use YouTube in enhanced privacy mode. According to YouTube, this mode means that YouTube does not store information about the visitors to this website before these watch the video. The forwarding of data to YouTube partners is, on the other hand, not absolutely excluded by the enhanced privacy mode. YouTube – irrespective of whether you watch a video – thus establishes a connection to the Google DoubleClick-network.

As soon as you start a YouTube video on this website, a connection will be established to the servers of YouTube. The YouTube server will be notified which of our sites you have visited. If you are logged into your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to allocate your surfing behavior directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

Furthermore, YouTube can store various cookies on your terminal device after starting a video or use comparable recognition technologies (e.g. device fingerprinting). This way YouTube can receive information about visitors to this website. This information is used in order to record video statistics, to improve the user-friendliness and to prevent attempts at fraud, among other things.

If applicable, further data processing activities can be triggered after the start of a YouTube-Video on which we cannot exert any influence.

The use of YouTube is carried out in the interest of an attractive presentation of our online offers. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. If a corresponding consent was requested, the processing is exclusively carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR; the consent is revocable at any time.

You can find further information regarding data protection at YouTube in its privacy policy under:

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

Google Web Fonts
For the standard presentation of fonts, this site uses so-called Web Fonts, which are made available by Google. The Google Fonts are installed locally. A connection to servers of Google does not take place hereby.

You can find further information regarding Google Web Fonts at:

https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq

and in Google's privacy policy:

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

Google Maps
This site uses the map service Google Maps. The provider is Google Ireland Limited ("Google"), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland.

In order to use the functions of Google Maps, it is necessary to store your IP address. As a rule, this information is transferred to a server of Google in the USA and is stored there. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transfer.

Google Maps is used in the interest of an attractive presentation of our online offers and in the ability to easily find the locations named by us on the website. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. If a corresponding consent was requested, the processing is exclusively carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR; the consent is revocable at any time.

The data transfer to the USA is supported on the standard contractual clauses of the EU Commission. You can find the details here:

https://privacy.google.com/businesses/gdprcontrollerterms/ and https://privacy.google.com/businesses/gdprcontrollerterms/sccs/

Google reCAPTCHA
We use "Google reCAPTCHA" (hereinafter "reCAPTCHA") on this website. The provider is Google Ireland Limited ("Google"), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland.

With reCAPTCHA, it should be checked whether the data input on this website (e.g. in a contact form) was carried out by a person or by an automated program. For this purpose, reCAPTCHA analyzes the behavior of the website visitor based on various characteristics. This analysis begins automatically as soon as the website visitor enters the website. reCAPTCHA evaluates various items of information (e.g. IP address, dwell time of the website visitor on the website or mouse movements carried out by the user) for this analysis. The data collected in the analysis are forwarded to Google.

The reCAPTCHA analyses run completely in the background. Website visitors are not informed that an analysis is taking place.

The data are stored and analyzed on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in protecting its web offers against abusive automated spying and against SPAM. If a corresponding consent was requested, the processing is exclusively carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR; the consent is revocable at any time.

For further information relating to Google reCAPTCHA, please refer to the Google privacy provisions and the Google Terms of Use under the following links:

https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de and https://policies.google.com/terms?hl=de

Cookie consent with Cookiebot
Our website uses Cookie Content technology from Cookiebot to obtain your consent to the storage of certain cookies on your end device and to document this in a data protection-compliant manner. The provider of this technology is Cybot A/S, Havnegade 39, 1058 Copenhagen, Denmark (hereinafter "Cookiebot").

When you enter our website, a connection to the Cookiebot servers is established to obtain your consent and other explanations regarding the use of cookies. Cookiebot will then store a cookie in your browser in order to be able to assign the consent you have given or to revoke it. The data collected in this way is stored until you request us to delete it, delete the Cookiebot cookie itself or until the purpose for which the data is stored no longer applies. Mandatory legal storage obligations remain unaffected.

Cookiebot is used to obtain the legally required consent for the use of cookies. The legal basis for this is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. c DSGVO. Contract on order processing

We have concluded a contract for order processing with Cookiebot. This is a contract which is required by data protection law and ensures that Cookiebot processes the personal data of our website visitors only according to our instructions and in compliance with the DSGVO.

Google Tag Manager
We use the Google Tag Manager. Provider is Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland.

The Google Tag Manager is a tool that allows us to integrate tracking or statistical tools and other technologies on our website. The Google Tag Manager itself does not create any user profiles, does not store cookies and does not perform any independent analysis. It only serves to manage and play out the tools it integrates. However, the Google Tag Manager does collect your IP address, which may also be transferred to Google's parent company in the United States.

The use of the Google Tag Manager is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in a fast and uncomplicated integration and administration of various tools on his website. If a corresponding consent has been requested, the processing is carried out exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO; the consent can be revoked at any time.

 

9. Payment provider and reseller

We integrate payment services of third-party companies on our website. If you make a purchase from us, your payment data (e.g. name, payment amount, account details, credit card number) are processed by the payment service provider for the purpose of the payment processing. The respective contractual and data protection provisions of the respective providers shall apply to these transactions. The use of the payment service providers is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR (contract processing) and in the interest of an as  smooth, convenient and secure payment transaction as possible (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR). If your consent is requested for certain acts, Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR is the legal basis of the data processing; consents can be revoked at any time for the future.

We use the following payment services / payment service providers within the scope of this website:

PayPal
The provider of this payment service is PayPal (Europe) S.à.r.l. et Cie, S.C.A., 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg (hereinafter "PayPal"). For details, please refer to the privacy policy of PayPal:

https://www.paypal.com/de/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full
 

10. Own services

Handling of applicants’ data

We offer you the possibility to apply to us for a job (e.g. by email, by normal mail or via an online application form). We will inform you below about the scope, purpose and use of your personal data collected as part of the application process. We assure that the collection, processing and use of your data is carried out in compliance with applicable data protection law and all further statutory provisions and your data will be treated strictly confidential.

Scope and purpose of the data collection
If you send us an application, we will process your thus associated personal data (e.g. contact and communication data, application documents, notes made during interviews, etc.) insofar as this is necessary for making a decision about the establishment of an employment relationship. The legal basis for this is Section 26 German Federal Data Protection Act new Edition [Bundesdatenschutzgesetz - BDSG-new] according to German law (initiation of an employment relationship), Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR (general initiation of a contract) and – if you have granted a consent – Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR. The consent can be revoked at any time. Your personal data will exclusively be forwarded within our company to persons involved in the processing of your application.

If the application is successful, the data submitted by you will be stored on the basis of Section 26 BDSG-new and Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR in our data processing systems for the purpose of implementation of the employment relationship.

Storage duration of the data
If we cannot make you a job offer, you refuse a job offer or withdraw your application, we reserve the right to store the data transmitted by you in our company on the basis of our legitimate interest (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR) for up to 6 months from the termination of the application procedure (refusal or withdrawal of the application). The data will subsequently be deleted and the physical application documents will be destroyed. The storage in particular serves for the purpose of evidence in the event of a lawsuit. If it is clear that the data will be required after expiration of the 6-month deadline (e.g. owing to an impending or pending lawsuit), these will only be deleted when the purpose for the further storage ceases to exist.

A longer storage can additionally take place if you have granted a corresponding consent (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR) or if the erasure is opposed by statutory storage obligations.

Inclusion in the applicant pool
If we do not make you a job offer, there is the possibility to include you into our applicant pool where applicable. In the event of the inclusion, all documents and details from the application will be taken over into the applicant pool in order to be able to contact you in the event of suitable vacancies.

The inclusion in the applicant pool exclusively takes place based on your explicit consent (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR). The submission of the consent is voluntary and has no reference to ongoing application procedures. The data subject can revoke his consent at any time. In this case the data will be irrevocably deleted from the applicant pool if no statutory reasons for storage exist.

At the latest, the data from the applicant pool will be irrevocably deleted two years after the consent was granted.
 

11. Our social media presences

Data processing by social networks
We maintain publicly accessible profiles in social networks. You can find the social networks specifically used by us further below.

Social networks such as Facebook, Twitter etc. can, as a rule, comprehensively analyze your user behavior when you visit their website or a website with integrated social media contents (e.g. Like buttons or advertising banners). Numerous processing activities relevant to data protection are triggered through the visit to our social media presences. Specifically:

If you are logged into your social media account and visit our social media page the operator of the social media portal can allocate this visit to your user account. Under certain circumstances; Your personal data can, however, also be collected if you are not logged in or do not have an account at the respective social media portal. This data collection is carried out in this case, for example, through cookies, which are stored on your terminal device or by the entry of your IP address.

With the help of the thus collected data, the operators of the social media portals can create user profiles in which your preferences and interests are deposited. This way, interest-related advertising can be displayed to you in and outside of the respective social media presence. If you have an account at the respective social network, the interest-related advertising can be displayed on all devices on which you are logged in or were logged in.

Please also note that we cannot track all processing activities on the social media portals. Therefore, depending on the provider, further processing activities may be carried out by the operators of the social media portals where applicable. For details in this respect please, refer to the Terms of Use and data protection regulations of the respective social media portals.

Legal basis
Our social media page should as far as possible guarantee a comprehensive presence on the internet. This concerns a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The analysis processes initiated by the social networks are, if applicable, based on deviating legal bases, which are to be named by the operators of the social networks (e.g. consent within the meaning of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR).

Data controller and assertion of rights
When you visit one of our social media pages (e.g. Facebook), we are responsible, together with the operator of the social media platform, for the data processing activities triggered by this visit. You can fundamentally assert your rights (to information, rectification, erasure, limitation of the processing, data portability and to lodge a complaint) both against us as well as against the operator of the respective social media portal (e.g. against Facebook).

Please note that, despite the joint responsibility with the social media portal operator, we cannot fully exert an influence on the data processing activities of the social media portals. Our possibilities are decisively oriented to the corporate policies of the respective provider.

Storage duration
The data directly collected by us via the social media presence will be deleted by our systems as soon as the purpose for their storage ceases to exist, you request us to erase the data, you revoke your consent to the storage or the purpose for the data storage ceases to exist. Stored cookies will remain on your terminal device until you delete these. Mandatory statutory provisions – in particular storage deadlines – will remain unaffected.

We have no influence on the storage duration of your data that are stored by the operators of the social networks for their own purposes. For details in this respect, please inform yourself directly at the operators of the social networks (e.g. in their privacy policy, see below).

Social networks in detail

Facebook
We have a profile at Facebook. The provider of this service is Facebook Ireland Limited, 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland. According to the statement of Facebook, the collected data are also transferred to the USA and to other third countries.

We have concluded an agreement with Facebook on the joint processing (Controller Addendum). Data processing activities that we or Facebook are responsible for when you visit our Facebook page are determined in this agreement You can view this agreement under the following link:

https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms/page_controller_addendum

You can independently adjust your advertising settings in your user account. For this purpose, click on the following link and log in:

https://www.facebook.com/settings?tab=ads

For details please refer to the privacy policy of Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/

Twitter
We use the short news service Twitter. The provider is the Twitter International Company, One Cumberland Place, Fenian Street, Dublin 2, D02 AX07, Ireland.

You can independently adjust your Twitter privacy settings in your user account. Click for this purpose on the following link and log in:

https://twitter.com/personalization

For details please refer to the privacy policy of Twitter:

https://twitter.com/de/privacy

Instagram
We have an Instagram profile. The provider is Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA. For details relating to its handling of your personal data, please refer to the privacy policy of Instagram:

https://help.instagram.com/519522125107875

XING
We have a XING profile. The provider is the New Work SE, Dammtorstraße 30, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. For details relating to its handling of your personal data, please refer to the privacy policy of XING:

https://privacy.xing.com/de/datenschutzerklaerung

LinkedIn
We have a LinkedIn profile. The provider is the LinkedIn Ireland Unlimited Company, Wilton Plaza, Wilton Place, Dublin 2, Ireland. LinkedIn uses advertising cookies.

If you would like to deactivate LinkedIn advertising cookies, please use the following link:

https://www.linkedin.com/psettings/guest-controls/retargeting-opt-out

For details relating to its handling of your personal data, please refer to the privacy policy of LinkedIn:

https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy

YouTube
We have a YouTube account. The provider is Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland. For details relating to its handling of your personal data, please refer to the privacy policy of YouTube:

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