Data protection declaration

1) Information on the collection of personal data and contact details of the person responsible

1.1 We are pleased that you visit our website and thank you for your interest. In the following, we inform you about the handling of your personal data when using our website. Personal data is any data with which you can be personally identified.

1.2 Responsible for the data processing on this website in the sense of the Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO) is Katharina Eberius, Kathienchen Yarns, Zur Schafstränke 15, 01705 Freital, Germany, Tel: 01634573215, e-mail: [email protected] The controller is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly with others determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal data.

1.3 This website uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of personal data and other confidential content (eg orders or requests to the controller). You can recognize an encrypted connection by the string „https://“ and the lock symbol in your browser bar.

2) Data collection when visiting our website

When you use our website for information purposes only, i.e. if you do not register or otherwise provide us with information, we only collect the data that your browser sends to our server (so-called „server log files“). When you visit our website, we collect the following data, which is technically necessary for us to display the website to you:

  • Our visited website
  • The date and time at the time of access
  • Amount of data sent in bytes
  • Source/reference from which you came to the page
  • Browser used
  • Operating system used
  • Used IP address (if applicable: in anonymized form)

The processing is carried out according to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO on the basis of our legitimate interest in improving the stability and functionality of our website. The data is not passed on or used in any other way. However, we reserve the right to check the server log files on a regular basis if there are concrete indications of illegal use.

3) Content Delivery Network

Cloudflare
. On our website, we use a so-called Content Delivery Network ("CDN") of the technology service provider Cloudflare Inc, 101 Townsend St. San Francisco, CA 94107, USA ("Cloudflare"). A content delivery network is an online service that is used in particular to deliver large media files (such as graphics, page content or scripts) through a network of regionally distributed servers connected via the Internet. The use of Cloudflare's content delivery network helps us to optimize the loading speeds of our website.
. The processing is carried out pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO on the basis of our legitimate interest in a secure and efficient provision, as well as improvement of the stability and functionality of our website.
We have concluded an order processing agreement with Cloudfare (Data Processing Addendum, available at https://www.cloudflare.com/media/pdf/cloudflare-customer-dpa.pdf), which obliges Cloudfare to protect the data of our site visitors and not to pass it on to third parties. For the transfer of data from the EU to the USA, Cloudfare relies on so-called standard data protection clauses of the European Commission, which are intended to ensure compliance with the European level of data protection in the USA. For more information, please see Cloudflare's privacy statement at: https://www.cloudflare.com/privacypolicy/

4) Cookies

To make visiting our website attractive and to enable the use of certain functions, we use so-called cookies on various pages. These are small text files that are stored on your terminal device. Some of the cookies we use are deleted at the end of the browser session, i.e. after you close your browser (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your terminal device and make it possible to recognize your browser the next time you visit (so-called persistent cookies). If cookies are set, they collect and process certain user information such as browser and location data and IP address values to an individual extent. Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a specified period of time, which may vary depending on the cookie. The duration of the respective cookie storage can be found in the cookie settings overview of your web browser.

In some cases, cookies are used to simplify the ordering process by storing settings (e.g. remembering the contents of a virtual shopping cart for a later visit to the website). If personal data is also processed by individual cookies used by us, the processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b DSGVO either for the performance of the contract, in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a DSGVO in case of a given consent or according to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO to protect our legitimate interests in the best possible functionality of the website and a customer-friendly and effective design of the site visit.

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Please note that you can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and can decide individually on their acceptance or the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally exclude. Each browser differs in the way it manages cookie settings. This is described in the help menu of each browser, which explains how you can change your cookie settings. You can find these for the respective browsers under the following links:

Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/de-de/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/de/kb/cookies-erlauben-und-ablehnen
Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=de&hlrm=en
Safari: https://support.apple.com/de-de/guide/safari/sfri11471/mac
Opera: https://help.opera.com/de/latest/web-preferences/#cookies

Please note that if you do not accept cookies, the functionality of our website may be limited

5) Contacting

When contacting us (e.g. via contact form or e-mail), personal data is collected. Which data is collected in the case of the use of a contact form, can be seen from the respective contact form. This data is stored and used exclusively for the purpose of responding to your request or for contacting you and the associated technical administration. The legal basis for the processing of this data is our legitimate interest in responding to your request in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. If your contact aims at the conclusion of a contract, the additional legal basis for the processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO. Your data will be deleted after the final processing of your request. This is the case if it can be inferred from the circumstances that the matter concerned has been conclusively clarified and provided that there are no legal obligations to retain data to the contrary.

6) Data processing when opening a customer account and for contract execution

In accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO, personal data will continue to be collected and processed if you provide it to us for the execution of a contract or when opening a customer account. Which data is collected can be seen from the respective input forms. A deletion of your customer account is possible at any time and can be done by sending a message to the above address of the responsible person. We store and use the data provided by you for the purpose of processing the contract. After complete execution of the contract or deletion of your customer account, your data will be blocked with regard to tax and commercial retention periods and deleted after the expiry of these periods, unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data or a legally permitted further use of data was reserved by us.

7) Use of single sign-on procedures

Login With Amazon

On our website, you can log in to create a customer account or register using the service „Login with Amazon“ of Amazon EU S.a. r.l., 38 avenue John F. Kennedy, L-1855 Luxembourg („Amazon“) within the framework of the so-called Single Sign On technology, if you have an Amazon account. You can recognize the Amazon login function on our website by the button „Login with Amazon“ or „Log in with Amazon“.

When you call up a page of our website that contains an Amazon login function, your browser establishes a direct connection to Amazon's servers. The content of the login button is transmitted by Amazon directly to your browser and integrated into the page. Through this integration, Amazon receives the information that your browser has called up the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have an Amazon profile or are not currently logged in to Amazon. This information (including your IP address) is sent directly from your browser to an Amazon server and stored there. These data processing operations are carried out in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f DSGVO on the basis of Amazon's legitimate interest in displaying personalized advertising based on browsing behavior.

&Uml;ber the use of the Amazon login button on our website, you also have the option to log in or register on our website using your Amazon user data. Only if you give your express consent in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a DSGVO prior to the registration process on the basis of a corresponding notice about the exchange of data with Amazon, we will receive the general and publicly accessible information stored in your profile from Amazon when you use the Amazon button, depending on your personal data protection settings at Amazon. This information includes the user ID, name, address, email address, age and gender.

The data provided by Amazon to create a user account with the necessary data (title, first name, last name, address data, country, e-mail address, date of birth) are stored and processed if they have been released by you at Amazon to do so. Conversely, data (e.g. information about your surfing or buying behavior) can be transferred from us to your Amazon profile on the basis of your consent.

The consent granted can be revoked at any time by sending a message to the responsible person named at the beginning of this privacy statement. The purpose and scope of data collection and the further processing and use of data by Amazon, as well as your rights in this regard and settings options to protect your privacy, please refer to Amazon's privacy policy: https://www.amazon.de/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=201909010

If you do not want Amazon to assign the data collected via our website directly to your Amazon profile, you must log out of Amazon before visiting our website.

8) Use of customer data for direct marketing

8.1 Subscription to our e-mail newsletter

If you sign up for our e-mail newsletter, we will send you regular information about our offers. Mandatory information for the sending of the newsletter is only your e-mail address. The provision of further data is voluntary and will be used to address you personally. For sending the newsletter we use the so-called double opt-in procedure. This means that we will only send you an e-mail newsletter if you have expressly confirmed that you consent to receiving newsletters. We will then send you a confirmation email asking you to confirm that you wish to receive the newsletter in the future by clicking on an appropriate link.

By activating the confirmation link, you give us your consent for the use of your personal data in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a DSGVO. When you register for the newsletter, we store your IP address entered by your Internet service provider (ISP) as well as the date and time of registration in order to be able to trace any possible misuse of your e-mail address at a later date. The data we collect when you register for the newsletter will be used exclusively for the purpose of advertising in the newsletter. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time by clicking on the link provided for this purpose in the newsletter or by sending a message to the above-mentioned person responsible. After unsubscribing, your e-mail address will be deleted from our newsletter distribution list without delay, unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data or we reserve the right to use your data for other purposes, which are permitted by law and about which we inform you in this statement.

8.2 Newsletter dispatch via Sendinblue

The dispatch of our e-mail newsletters takes place via the technical service provider Sendinblue GmbH, Köpenicker Str. 126, 10179 Berlin, to which we pass on your data provided during the newsletter registration. This transfer takes place in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f DSGVO and serves our legitimate interest in using an effective, secure and user-friendly newsletter system. The data you enter for the purpose of receiving the newsletter (e.g. email address) is stored on Sendinblue's servers in the EU.

Sendinblue uses this information to send and statistically evaluate the newsletter on our behalf. For the evaluation, the sent emails contain so-called web beacons or tracking pixels, which are single-pixel image files that are stored on our website. This makes it possible to determine whether a newsletter message has been opened and which links, if any, have been clicked. In addition, technical information is collected (e.g. time of retrieval, IP address, browser type and operating system). The data is collected exclusively on a pseudonymous basis and is not linked to your other personal data; direct personal reference is excluded. This data is used exclusively for the statistical analysis of newsletter campaigns. The results of these analyses can be used to better adapt future newsletters to the interests of the recipients. If you wish to object to the data analysis for statistical evaluation purposes, you must unsubscribe from the newsletter.

Furthermore, Sendinblue may use this data in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f DSGVO itself on the basis of its own legitimate interest in the needs-based design and optimization of the service as well as for market research purposes, for example to determine the countries from which the recipients come. Sendinblue does not use the data of our newsletter recipients, however, to write to them ourselves or to pass them on to third parties.

We have concluded an order processing agreement with Sendinblue, with which we oblige Sendinblue to protect our customers' data and not to pass it on to third parties.

You can view Sendinblue's privacy policy here: https://de.sendinblue.com/legal/privacypolicy/

9) Data processing for order processing

9.1 To process your order, we work with the following service provider(s), which support us in whole or in part in the execution of concluded contracts. Certain personal data will be transmitted to these service providers after the following information has been provided.

The personal data collected by us will be passed on to the transport company commissioned with the delivery, as far as this is necessary for the delivery of the goods, within the framework of contract processing. We pass on your payment data to the commissioned credit institution within the framework of payment processing, insofar as this is necessary for the payment processing. If payment service providers are used, we will inform you explicitly below. The legal basis for the transfer of data is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO.

9.2 Use of payment service providers (payment services)

- Amazon Pay
When selecting the payment method "Amazon Pay" the payment processing takes place via the payment service provider Amazon Payments Europe s.c.a., 38 avenue J.F. Kennedy, L-1855 Luxembourg (hereinafter: „Amazon Payments“), to which we pass on your information provided during the ordering process, together with the information about your order in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO. The transfer of your data takes place exclusively for the purpose of payment processing with the payment service provider Amazon Payments and only insofar as it is necessary for this purpose. At the following Internet address you will receive further information über the privacy policy of Amazon Payments: https://pay.amazon.com/de/help/201751600
- Apple Pay
If you choose the payment method „Apple Pay“ of Apple Distribution International (Apple), Hollyhill Industrial Estate, Hollyhill, Cork, Ireland, the payment processing takes place via the „Apple Pay“function of your terminal device running iOS, watchOS or macOS by charging a payment card deposited with „Apple Pay“. Apple Pay uses security features built into the hardware and software of your device to protect your transactions. For the release of a payment is therefore the input of a code previously determined by you and the verification by means of the „Face ID“- or „Touch ID“ – function of your terminal device required.
For the purpose of payment processing, the information you provide during the ordering process, together with information about your order, will be passed on to Apple in encrypted form. Apple then encrypts this data again with a developer-specific key before the data is transmitted to the payment service provider of the payment card stored in Apple Pay to process the payment. The encryption ensures that only the website through which the purchase was made can access the payment data. After the payment is processed, Apple sends your device account number and a transaction-specific, dynamic security code to the originating website to confirm the success of the payment. Insofar as personal data is processed during the described sending, the processing is carried out exclusively for the purpose of payment processing pursuant to Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b DSGVO.
Apple keeps anonymized transaction data, including the approximate purchase amount, the approximate date and time, and whether the transaction was completed successfully. The anonymization completely excludes any reference to a person. Apple uses the anonymized data to improve „Apple Pay“ and other Apple products and services.
When you use Apple Pay on iPhone or Apple Watch to complete a purchase that you've made through Safari on Mac, the Mac and the authorization device communicate through an encrypted channel on Apple servers. Apple does not process or store any of this information in a format that can identify you personally. You can disable the ability to use Apple Pay on your Mac in your iPhone settings. Go to "Wallet & Apple Pay", and disable "Allow payments on Mac".
For more information about Apple Pay privacy, visit the following web address: https://support.apple.com/de-de/HT203027
- Google Pay
If you choose the payment method „Google Pay“ of Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, 4 Barrow St, Dublin, D04 E5W5, Ireland („Google“), the payment processing ütakes place via the „Google Pay“-application of your mobile device running at least Android 4. 4 („KitKat“) and has an NFC function by charging a payment card deposited with Google Pay or a payment system verified there (e.g. PayPal). For the release of a payment via Google Pay in the amount of more than 25 euros, the prior unlocking of your mobile device by the respective verification measure (such as facial recognition, password, fingerprint or pattern) is required. For the purpose of payment processing, the information you provide during the ordering process, together with the information about your order, will be passed on to Google. Google then transmits your payment information stored in Google Pay in the form of a uniquely assigned transaction number to the source website, with which a payment is verified. This transaction number does not contain any information about the real payment data of your payment means stored in Google Pay, but is created and transmitted as a one-time valid numeric token. For all transactions via Google Pay, Google only acts as an intermediary for the payment process. The transaction is carried out exclusively in the relationship between the user and the source website by debiting the means of payment deposited with Google Pay. If personal data is processed in the course of the described transactions, the processing is carried out exclusively for the purpose of payment processing in accordance with Art. 6 (1) lit. b DSGVO. Google reserves the right to collect, store and evaluate certain transaction-specific information for each transaction carried out via Google Pay. This includes the date, time and amount of the transaction, merchant location and description, a description of the goods or services purchased provided by the merchant, photos you included with the transaction, the name and email address of the seller and buyer, or the sender and recipient. the sender and recipient, the payment method used, your description of the reason for the transaction, and, if applicable, the offer associated with the transaction.
According to Google, this processing is carried out exclusively pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO on the basis of the legitimate interest in proper billing, the verification of transaction data and the optimization and functional maintenance of the Google Pay service.
Google also reserves the right to combine the processed transaction data with other information that is collected and stored by Google when other Google services are used.
The terms of use of Google Pay can be found here:
https://payments.google.com/payments/apis-secure/u/0/get_legal_document?ldo=0&ldt=googlepaytos&ldl=en
Further information on data protection with Google Pay can be found at the following Internet address:
https://payments.google.com/payments/apis-secure/get_legal_document?ldo=0&ldt=privacynotice&ldl=en
- Paypal
When paying via PayPal, credit card via PayPal, direct debit via PayPal or – if offered - "purchase on account" or „installment payment“ via PayPal, we pass on your payment data to PayPal (Europe) S.a.r.l. et Cie, S.C.A., 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg (hereinafter "PayPal"), as part of the payment processing. The transfer takes place in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b DSGVO and only insofar as this is necessary for the payment processing. PayPal reserves the right to conduct a credit check for the payment methods credit card via PayPal, direct debit via PayPal or - if offered - purchase on account or installment payment via PayPal. For this purpose, your payment data may be passed on to credit agencies in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f DSGVO on the basis of PayPal's legitimate interest in determining your ability to pay. PayPal uses the result of the credit check with regard to the statistical probability of non-payment for the purpose of deciding on the provision of the respective payment method. The credit report may contain probability values (so-called score values). Insofar as score values are included in the result of the credit report, they have their basis in a scientifically recognized mathematical-statistical procedure. The calculation of the score values includes, but is not limited to, address data. For further information on data protection, including information on the credit agencies used, please refer to PayPal's data protection statement: https://www.paypal.com/de/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full
You can object to this processing of your data at any time by sending a message to PayPal. However, PayPal may still be entitled to process your personal data if this is necessary for contractual payment processing. - Stripe
If you choose a payment method of the payment service provider Stripe, the payment is processed via the payment service provider Stripe Payments Europe Ltd, 1 Grand Canal Street Lower, Grand Canal Dock, Dublin, Ireland, to whom we pass on the information you provided during the ordering process, together with the information about your order (name, address, account number, bank code, any credit card number, invoice amount, currency and transaction number) in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b DSGVO. You can find more information about Stripe's data protection at the URL https://stripe.com/de/privacy#translation.
Stripe reserves the right to conduct a credit check on the basis of mathematical-statistical methods in order to safeguard the legitimate interest in determining the User's ability to pay. The personal data necessary for a credit check and received in the course of payment processing may be transmitted by Stripe to selected credit agencies, which Stripe discloses to users upon request. The credit report may contain probability values (so-called score values). If score values are included in the result of the credit report, they are based on a scientifically recognized mathematical-statistical method. The calculation of the score values includes, but is not limited to, address data. Stripe uses the result of the credit check with regard to the statistical probability of non-payment for the purpose of deciding on the authorization to use the selected payment method. You may object to this processing of your data at any time by sending a message to Stripe or to the appointed credit agencies.
However, Stripe may still be entitled to process your personal data, provided that this is necessary for the contractual processing of payments.

10) Rating reminder contact

Rating reminder by ShopVote

Provided that you have given us your express consent to this during or after your order in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a DSGVO, we will send your e-mail address to the ShopVote rating platform of Blickreif GmbH, Alter Messeplatz 2, 80339 München (www.shopvote.de), so that they can send you a rating reminder by e-mail. You may revoke your consent at any time by sending a message to the data controller or to the rating platform.

11) Use of rating and review seal graphics

ShopVote graphics

We have included ShopVote graphics on this website to display our ShopVote seal and the collected and/or aggregated ratings, if any.

This serves to protect our legitimate interests in an optimal marketing of our offer in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f DSGVO. The ShopVote graphics and the services advertised with them are an offer of Blickreif GmbH, Alter Messeplatz 2, 80339 München.

When the ShopVote graphics are called up, the web server automatically saves a so-called server log file, which contains, for example, your IP address, the date and time of the call-up, the amount of data transferred and the source of the call-up (access data) and documents the call-up. This access data is not evaluated and is automatically deleted at the latest seven days after the end of your visit to the site. Further personal data are not collected or stored by the ShopVote graphics.

12) Web analytics services

- Matomo (formerly Piwik) without cookies
On this website, using the web analytics software Matomo (www.matomo.org), a service of the provider InnoCraft Ltd, 150 Willis St, 6011 Wellington, New Zealand, („Matomo“) certain user information is collected and stored. From this information, pseudonymized usage profiles can be created and evaluated.
The information collected using Matomo technology (including your pseudonymized IP address) is processed on our servers.
This website uses Matomo exclusively without the use of cookies, which means that Matomo does not set cookies on your terminal at any time.
Insofar as personal data is also processed during the described processes, the processing is carried out on the basis of our legitimate interest in the statistical analysis of user behavior for optimization and marketing purposes pursuant to Art. 6 (1) lit. f DSGVO. If you do not agree with the storage and analysis of the information from your visit, you can object to the storage and use for the future at any time by clicking on this privacy statement. In this case, a so-called opt-out cookie will be placed in your browser, with the result that Matomo will not collect any session data. Please note that the complete deletion of your cookies means that the opt-out cookie will also be deleted and may have to be reactivated by you.

13) Rights of the data subject

13.1 The applicable data protection law grants you comprehensive data subject rights (rights of access and intervention) vis-à-vis the controller with regard to the processing of your personal data, about which we inform you in the following:

  • Right of access pursuant to Art. 15 DSGVO: In particular, you have the right to obtain information about your personal data processed by us, the purposes of processing, the categories of personal data processed, the recipients or categories of recipients to whom your data have been or will be disclosed, the planned storage period or the criteria for determining the storage period, the existence of a right to rectification, deletion, restriction of processing, objection to processing, and the right to object to processing. the criteria for determining the storage period, the existence of a right to rectification, erasure, restriction of processing, objection to processing, complaint to a supervisory authority, the origin of your data if it was not collected by us from you, the existence of automated decision-making, including profiling, and, if applicable. Detailed information about the logic involved and the implications for you and the intended effects of such processing, as well as your right to be informed about the safeguards according to Article 46 of the GDPR in case of transfer of your data to third countries.
  • Right to rectification pursuant to Art. 16 DSGVO: You have a right to the immediate rectification of inaccurate data concerning you and/or completion of your incomplete data stored by us;
  • Right to delete according to Art. 17 DSGVO: You have the right to demand the deletion of your personal data if the conditions of Art. 17 (1) DSGVO are met. However, this right does not exist in particular if the processing is necessary for the exercise of the right to freedom of expression and information, for compliance with a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest, or for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims.
  • Right to restrict processing pursuant to Art. 18 DSGVO: You have the right to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data, as long as the accuracy of your data disputed by you, if you refuse to delete your data because of unauthorized data processing and instead the restriction; nkung of the processing of your data, if you need your data for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims, after we no longer need this data after achieving the purpose or if you have objected for reasons of your particular situation, as long as it is not yet determined whether our legitimate reasons outweigh;
  • Right to information pursuant to Art. 19 DSGVO: If you have asserted the right to rectification, erasure or restriction of processing against the controller, the controller is obliged to inform all recipients to whom the personal data concerning you have been disclosed of this rectification or erasure; The data controller shall be obliged to notify all recipients to whom the personal data concerning you have been disclosed of this correction or deletion of the data or restriction of the processing, unless this proves impossible or involves an unreasonable effort. You have the right to be informed about these recipients.
  • Right to data portability pursuant to Art. 20 DSGVO: You have the right to receive your personal data that you have provided to us in a structured, valid and machine-readable format or to request the transfer to another controller, insofar as this is technically feasible;
  • Right to revoke consent given pursuant to Art. 7 para. 3 DSGVO: You have the right to revoke consent to the processing of data once given at any time with effect for the future. In the event of revocation, we will delete the data concerned without delay, unless further processing can be based on a legal basis for processing without consent. The revocation of consent does not affect the lawfulness of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until the revocation;
  • Right to lodge a complaint pursuant to Art. 77 GDPR: If you consider that the processing of personal data concerning you infringes the GDPR, you have - without prejudice to any other administrative or judicial remedy - the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the Member State of your residence, place of work or the place of the alleged infringement.

13.2 RIGHT OF RESPONSE

If WE PROCESS YOUR PERSONAL DATA IN THE CONTEXT OF AN INTEREST PROCESSING, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT AT ANY TIME TO OBJECT TO THE PROCESSING ON THE BASIS OF OUR PERSONAL DATA, FOR REASONS; NOBES ARISING OUT OF YOUR PARTICULAR SITUATION, TO OBJECT TO SUCH PROCESSING WITH EFFECTIVE EFFECT FOR THE FUTURE.
IF YOU EXERCISE YOUR RIGHT TO OBJECT, WE WILL STOP PROCESSING THE DATA CONCERNED. FURTHER PROCESSING WILL STILL BE PROVIDED, however, IF WE CAN PROVIDE COMPULSORY PROTECTIVE REASONS FOR THE PROCESSING; NNNEN, THAT THEIR INTERESTS, FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS, AND FUNDAMENTAL FREEDOMS & COULD BE AFFECTED, OR WHETHER THE PROCESSING IS FOR THE PURPOSE OF ENFORCING, EXTENDING, OR DEFENDING LEGAL CLAIMS.

If YOUR PERSONAL DATA IS PROCESSED BY US FOR THE PURPOSE OF DIRECT ADVERTISING, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO OBJECT AT ANY TIME TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA FOR THE PURPOSE OF SUCH ADVERTISING. YOU CAN CANCEL THE OPPOSITION AS DESCRIBED ABOVE.

If YOU EXERCISE YOUR RIGHT OF RESISTANCE, WE WILL TERMINATE THE PROCESSING OF THE DATA CONCERNED FOR DIRECT ADVERTISING PURPOSES.

14) Duration of storage of personal data

The duration of the storage of personal data is measured on the basis of the respective legal basis, the purpose of processing and – if included – additionally on the basis of the respective legal retention period (e.g. commercial and tax law retention periods).

When personal data is processed on the basis of explicit consent pursuant to Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a DSGVO, this data is stored until the person concerned revokes his consent.

If there are legal retention periods for data processed in the context of legal business or legal business obligations on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO, this data is routinely deleted after expiry of the retention periods, provided that it is no longer required for the performance of the contract or the initiation of the contract and/or we have no further legitimate interest in its continued storage.

When personal data is processed on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO, this data is stored until the data subject exercises his right to object pursuant to Art. 21 para. 1 DSGVO, unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override the interests, rights and freedoms of the data subject, or the processing serves the purpose of asserting, exercising or defending legal claims.

When processing personal data on the basis of Article 6 (1) (f) DSGVO, the data will be stored until the data subject exercises his or her right to object pursuant to Article 21 (1) DSGVO.

When personal data is processed for the purpose of direct marketing on the basis of Art. 6 (1) f DSGVO, this data is stored until the data subject exercises his or her right to object in accordance with Art. 21 (2) DSGVO.

Unless otherwise stated in the other information in this statement about specific processing situations, stored personal data will be deleted when it is no longer necessary for the purposes for which it was collected or otherwise processed.