Responsible in the sense of data protection laws, in particular the EU privacy regulation (DSGVO) are:

Daniela King, Sarah Alburakeh


With the following privacy policy, we would like to enlighten you about what types of your personal data (hereinafter also referred to as "data") we use for which purposes and to what extent. The privacy policy applies to all processing of personal data carried out by us, both in the context The provision of our services as well as in particular on our websites, in mobile applications as well as within external online presences, such as our social media profiles (summary hereinafter referred to as "online offer").

The terms used are not gender-specifically.

Date: May 12, 2021

Table of contents


Overview of processing

The following table summarizes the types of data processed and the purpose of their processing and refers to the persons concerned.

Types of data processed

  • Inventory data (for example, names, addresses).
  • Content data (e.g., entries in online forms).
  • Contact information (for example, email, phone numbers).
  • Meta / communications data (for example, device information, IP addresses).
  • Usage data (for example, web sites visited, interest in content, access times).

Categories of data subjects

  • Communication partner.
  • Users (e.g., Web site users, users of online services).

Purposes of the processing

  • Providing our online presence and user friendliness.
  • Contact requests and communications.

Relevant statutory foundations

The following provides an overview of the legal bases of DSGVO, we process on the basis of personal data. Please note that in addition to the provisions of DSGVO national data protection requirements may apply in your or our place of residence or domicile. Should also, in individual cases more specific legal bases be relevant, we will tell you this with the privacy policy.

  • Consent (Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 item a. DSGVO) - The person concerned has given their consent to the processing of personal data concerning them for a specific purpose or more specific purposes.
  • Contract and pre-requests (Art. 6, para. 1 p 1 lit. b. DSGVO) - processing is necessary for the performance of a contract, the contracting party is the person, or the implementation of pre-contractual measures carried out on request of the data subject.
  • Authorized interests (1 Art. 6, para. 1 lit. S. f. DSGVO) - processing is necessary to protect the legitimate interests of the controller or a third party, unless the interests or fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject which require protection of personal data, predominate.

Safety measures

We meet in accordance with the statutory requirements, taking into account the prior art, the cost of implementation and the nature, scope, the circumstances and the purposes of the processing and the different probabilities of occurrence and the extent of the threat to the rights and freedoms of individuals with appropriate technical and organizational measures to ensure an adequate risk protection.

Measures include, in particular, securing the confidentiality, integrity and availability of data by controlling physical and electronic access to the data as well as the access, input, disclosure, ensuring availability and separation. Furthermore, we have set up procedures that ensure perception of affected rights, the deletion of data and responses to the endangerment of the data. Furthermore, we are already taking into account the protection of personal data in the development of or selecting hardware, software and methods according to the principle of data protection, by technology design and data protection-friendly presets.

Transmission of personal data

As part of our processing of personal data, the data will be sent to other places, companies, legally independent organizational units or persons or they are disclosed to them. For the recipients of this data, e.g. with IT tasks commissioned service providers or providers of services and content involved in a website belong. In such a case, we observe the legal requirements and include, in particular, appropriate contracts or agreements that serve to protect their data, with the recipients of their data.

Data processing in third countries

If we process data in a third country (ie, outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA)) or processing in the context of the use of third-party services or disclosure or transmission of data to other persons, posts or companies This takes place only in accordance with the legal requirements.

Subject to explicit consent or contractually or required transfers, we process the data only in third countries with a recognized data protection level, contractual obligation through so-called standard protection clauses of the EU Commission, in the presence of certifications or binding internal data protection regulations (Art. 44 to 49 DSGVO, Information page of the EU Commission:

Use of cookies

Cookies are text files that contain data from visited websites or domains and stored from a browser on the user's computer. A cookie primarily serves to store the information about a user during or after visiting within an online offer. The stored information may include e.g. The language settings on a web page, login status, a shopping cart or the location where a video was looked. For the concept of cookies, we also include other technologies that meet the same functions such as cookies (e.g., if users are stored using Pseudonymer Online Markings, also referred to as "user IDs")

The following cookie types and functions are distinguished:

  • Temporary cookies (also: session or session cookies):Temporary cookies are deleted at the latest after a user has left an online offer and closed his browser.
  • Permanent cookies:Permanent cookies remain stored even after closing the browser. For example, the login status can be stored or preferred contents are displayed directly when the user visits a website again. Likewise, the interests of users used for range measurement or marketing purposes can be stored in such a cookie.
  • First-party cookies:First party cookies are set by ourselves.
  • Third Party Cookies (also: Third Party Cookies): Third-party cookies are mainly used by advertisers (so-called third parties) to process user information.
  • Necessary (also: essential or necessarily required) cookies: Cookies can be absolutely necessary for the operation of a website (e.g., to save logins or other user inputs or for security reasons).
  • Statistics, Marketing and Personalization Cookies: Furthermore, cookies are usually used as part of the range measurement as well as if the interests of a user or his behavior (e.g. see certain contents, benefits of functions, etc.) are stored on individual websites in a user profile. Such profiles serve to use users e.g. to display content that meet their potential interests. This procedure is also referred to as "tracking", i., Tracking of the potential interests of the users. Insofar as we use cookies or "tracking" technologies, we inform you separately in our privacy policy or in the context of obtaining a consent.

Notes on legal bases: On what legal basis we process your personal information with the help of cookies depends on whether we ask you for a consent. If this is true and you consent to the use of cookies, the legal basis for processing your data is the declarement. Otherwise, the data processed by cookies will be processed on the basis of our legitimate interests (e.g., on a business management of our online offer and its improvement), or if the use of cookies is required to meet our contractual obligations.

Storage duration: If we do not provide you with no explicit information on the storage period of permanent cookies (eg as part of a so-called Cookie-Opt-ins), please assume that the storage period can be up to two years.

General information on revocation and opposition (opt-out): Depending on whether the processing is based on a consent or legal permit, they at any time have the opportunity to revoke a granted consent or object to the processing of their data through cookie technologies (summary as "opt-out"). You can first explain your contradiction using your browser's settings, e.g. by disabling the use of cookies (whereby the functionality of our online offer can be restricted). A contradiction against the use of cookies for purposes of online marketing can also be used by a variety of services, especially in the case of tracking, through the websites and to be explained. In addition, you can receive further contradictions in the context of the information on the service providers and cookies used.

Processing of cookie data based on a consent: We use a process of cookie consent management in which the consent of users obtained in the use of cookies, or the processing and provider mentioned under the Cookie Consent Management procedure and managed by users and can be revoked. Here, the declaration of consent is stored in order not to repeat their query again to be able to reiterate and the consent according to the statutory obligation. The storage can be done in server side and / or in a cookie (so-called opt-in-cookie, or using comparable technologies) to assign the consent to a user or its device. Subject to individual information on the providers of cookie management services, the following notes apply: the duration of the storage of consent can be up to two years. Here, a pseudonymer user identifier is formed and stored with the time of consent, information on the range of consent (eg which categories of cookies and / or service providers) as well as the browser, system and terminal used.

  • Processed data types: Usage data (e.g., visited websites, content, access times), meta / communication data (e.g., device information, IP addresses).
  • Affected people: Users (e.g., website visitors, users of online services).
  • Legal basis: Consent (Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. a. DSGVO), legitimate interests (Article 6 (1) p. 1 lit. f. DSGVO).

Provision of online offer and web hosting

In order to provide our online offer safely and efficiently, we use the services of one or more web hosting providers of which servers (or servers you manage) can be accessed online. For these purposes, we can use infrastructure and platform services, computing capacity, storage and database services as well as security services and technical maintenance services.

For the data processed in the context of providing the host intake bot, all information relating to the users of our online offer, which are incurred in the context of the use and communication. This regularly includes the IP address necessary to deliver the contents of online offering to browsers, and all entries made within our online offer or websites.

Collection of access data and log files: We yourself (or our web hosting provider) collect data for any access to the server (so-called ServerLogfiles). To the server log files, the address and name of the retrieved web pages and files, date and time of the retrieval, transmitted data sets, message about successful retrieval, browser type along with version, the user's operating system, Referrer URL (the previously visited page) and usually visited Addresses and the inquiring providers belong.

The server log files can be used for safety purposes, e.g. to avoid overloading the servers (especially in the case of abusive attacks, so-called DDOs attacks) and, on the other, to ensure the utilization of the servers and their stability.

  • Processed data types: Content data (e.g., entries in online forms), usage data (e.g., visited websites, content, access times), meta / communication data (e.g., device information, IP addresses).
  • Affected people: Users (e.g., website visitors, users of online services).
  • Purposes of processing: Provision of our online offer and user-friendliness.
  • Legal basis: Legitimate interests (Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f. DSGVO).


When contacting us (e.g., via contact form, e-mail, telephone or via social media), the information of the requesting persons are processed, as far as this is necessary to answer contact requests and any requested measures.

Answering the contact requests within the framework of contractual or pre-contractual relationships takes place to fulfill our contractual obligations or to answer (before) contractual requests and, moreover on the basis of the legitimate interests, to answer the requests.

  • Processed data types: Inventory data (e.g., names, addresses), contact details (e.g., e-mail, telephone numbers), content data (e.g., entries in online forms).
  • Affected people: Communication partner.
  • Purposes of processing: Contact requests and communication.
  • Legal basis: Contract Fulfillment and pre-contractual requests (Article 6 (1) of 1 lit. b. DSGVO), legitimate interests (Art. 6 (1) p. 1 lit. f. DSGVO).

Deletion of data

The data processed by us will be deleted in accordance with the statutory requirements as soon as their consent permitted for processing are revoked or other permits (e.g., if the purpose of processing this data is or it is not required for the purpose).

If the data is not deleted because it is necessary for other and legally permissible purposes, their processing is limited to these purposes. That is, the data is blocked and not processed for other purposes. This applies e.g. For data stored for trading or tax reasons or whose storage is required for assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims or to protect the rights of another natural or legal entity.

Our privacy policy may also include further information on storage and deletion of data that are primarily applicable to the relevant processing.

Modification and updating of the privacy policy

We ask you to inform yourself regularly about the content of our privacy policy. We adapt the privacy policy as soon as the changes of the data processing we need to do so. We inform you as soon as the changes require a participation action in your part (e.g., consent) or any other individual notification.

If we specify addresses and contact information of companies and organizations in this privacy policy, please note that the addresses can change over time and ask the information before contacting.

Rights of those affected persons

They are available as those affected by DSGVO various rights, which arise in particular from Art. 15 to 21 DSGVO:

  • Opposition Law: You have the right to at any time for reasons resulting from your special situation, contrary to the processing of the personal data relating to you, which takes place due to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. E or F DSGVO; This also applies to a profiling assisted on these provisions. If the personal data concerned is processed in order to operate direct advertising, they have the right to at any time contradict the processing of the personal data relating to them for the purpose of such advertising; This also applies to profiling, as far as this is associated with such direct advertising.
  • Right of withdrawal at consent: You have the right to revoke granted consent anytime.
  • Right of providing information: You have the right to require a confirmation of whether relevant data is processed and information about this data as well as further information and copy of the data in accordance with the legal requirements.
  • Right to correction: In accordance with legal requirements, they have the right to demand the completion of the data relating to you or the correction of the incorrect data relating to you.
  • Right to deletion and restriction of processing: In accordance with the statutory requirements, they have the right to require that they shall be deleted immediately, or, alternatively, to demand a restriction of the processing of the data alternatively in accordance with the statutory requirements.
  • Right to data transferability: You have the right to obtain your data relating to us in accordance with the statutory requirements in a structured, common and machine-readable format or to require their transmission to another person responsible.
  • Complaint for supervisory authority: Without prejudice to a different administrative or judicial legal remedy, the right to complain with a supervisory authority, in particular in the Member State of its habitual residence, its workplace or the place of alleged violation, if you believe that the processing of the personal data relating to you against the Specifications of the DSGVO violates.

Term definitions

This section provides an overview of the terminology used in this privacy policy. Many of the terms are removed from the law and defined above all in Art. 4 DSGVO. The legal definitions are binding. The following explanations should, on the other hand, should serve the understanding. The terms are sorted alphabetically.

  • Personal data: "Personal data" are all information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (in the following "affected person"); A natural person is considered to be identifiable, which can be identified directly or indirectly, in particular by means of assignment to an identifier such as a name, to a pass number, location data, to an online identifier (eg cookie) or to one or more special features, The expression of physical, physiological, genetic, psychological, economic, cultural or social identity of this natural person are.
  • Responsible: The "responsible person" is the natural or legal person, authority, facility or other body, which decides alone or together with others about the purposes and means of processing personal data.
  • Processing: "Processing" is every procedure executed with or without the help of automated procedures or any such operation series in connection with personal data. The term is far and includes virtually any dealings with data, be it the collection, evaluation, storing, transmitting, or deleting.

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