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Brockhaus Technologies AG
Privacy policy

This privacy policy contains information about the handling of your personal data by Brockhaus Technologies AG and your related rights from privacy legislation at visiting our website.

 

We process personal data in accordance with the provisions of the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as well as the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG).

 

Use of our website is possible without disclosure of personal data. To the extent that personal data (e.g. name, address or email address) are acquired, this is conducted always on a voluntary basis. Without your explicit consent, these data will not be forwarded to third parties.

Use of personal data

We collect personal data if you voluntarily transfer them to us by contacting us (for example by email). Data transmitted to us will be stored on servers located in Germany. We use the data you provide to us to process your inquiries as well as to address clarifying information requests to you.

 

Only if you separately declared your consent before, we will further use your data for other purposes (article 6 paragraph 1 clause a GDPR) which must be precisely defined in the consent declaration. You can withdraw your consent at any time (article 7 paragraph 3 GDPR).

Data security, privacy and communication via email

Your personal data, by way of taking technical and organizational measures, will be stored in a way that they are not accessible by third parties. When communicating per email, full privacy cannot be guaranteed. A complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible, therefore, we advise you only to transmit data by post in case there is particular need for confidentiality.

Use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site.
  • Designation: _ga; Purpose: Analysis of website visits and optimization of the website; Storage period: 14 months.
  • Designation: _gid; Purpose: Distinguishability of users in the context of tracking by Google Analytics; Storage period: 1 day
The information generated by the cookies about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, in the event that IP anonymisation is activated on this website, 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 beforehand. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on the website activities and to provide further services to the website operator in connection with the use of the website and the Internet. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics is not merged with other Google data. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link ( Google Analytics Opt Out )This website uses Google Analytics with the extension “_anonymizeIp()”. This allows IP addresses to be further processed in a shortened form in order to exclude the possibility of direct personal references. We use Google Analytics to analyse and regularly improve the use of our website. We can use the statistics obtained to improve our offer and make it more interesting for you as a user. For the exceptional cases in which personal data is transferred to the USA, Google has subjected itself to the EU-US Privacy Shield. The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics is your consent according to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a DSGVO. Further information on the use of data by Google, setting and objection options can be found on the websites of Google: Safeguarding your Data.
LinkedIn Insight Tag

Our website uses the conversion tool “LinkedIn Insight Tag” from LinkedIn Ireland Unlimited Company. This tool creates a cookie in your web browser, which enables the collection of the following data, among others:

IP address, device and browser properties and page events (e.g. page views). This data is encrypted, anonymized within seven days and the anonymized data is deleted within 90 days. LinkedIn offers anonymized reports on website target audience and display performance. In addition, LinkedIn offers the option of retargeting via the Insight Tag. Brockhaus Technologies can use this data to display targeted advertising outside of its website without you being identified as a website visitor. For more information on data protection at LinkedIn, see the LinkedIn data protection information ( LinkedIn Privacy Policy ). LinkedIn members can control the use of their personal data for advertising purposes in their account settings. To deactivate the Insight Tag on our website (“opt-out”), click here.

Server Log Files
The provider of the web sites automatically acquires and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically sends to us. These are:
  • browser type and browser version
  • operating system deployed
  • referrer URL
  • host name of the accessing device
  • time of server inquiry
These data are not attributable to individual persons. A mapping of these data to other sources of data is not performed. We reserve the right to subsequently audit these data in case indications of unlawful use come to our knowledge.
Revocation of consent, data access and change requests, deletion and blocking of data

You have the right to free of charge receive information on the data stored about you (article 15 GDPR), the right to have the data corrected (article 16 GDPR), the right to have the data deleted (article 17 GDPR), the right to have processing of the data constricted according to article 18 GDPR, the right to data transmission (article 20 GDPR) as well as the right to object from article 21 GDPR. For the right of information and deletion, the limitations of §§ 34 and 35 of BDSG are applicable. Furthermore, there is a right to file a complaint with a data protection supervisory authority (article 77 DGPR in conjunction with § 19 BDSG). Please address any information, deletion and correction requests concerning your data to the contact information stated below.

Objection to advertising mail

Use of the contact data as published within the framework of imprint obligations by third parties in order to send advertising or information material that is not expressly requested is herewith ruled out. The website operators expressly reserve the right to take legal action in case of unrequested consignation of advertising information, e.g. by spam email.

Brockhaus Technologies AG
Thurn-und-Taxis-Platz 6
D-60313 Frankfurt am Main
E-Mail: datenschutz@brockhaus-technologies.com
Fax: +49 69 204340971

Last Update: 15 April 2021
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