1.2 Protecting your personal data and particularly your personality rights, while processing and using this information is very important to us. Personal data is collected, processed and used according to the provisions of the German Telemedia Act (TMG) and the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG).
The new General Data Protection Regulation (Article 99, Section 2 of the GDPR) shall take effect starting on May 25, 2018.
2.1 Like every website, our server automatically and temporarily stores the following information in the server log files that are transmitted by the browser if you have not deactivated this function:
The server log files are not evaluated in a way that could result in personal identification. At no point in time can the provider attribute this data to a specific person. This data is not combined with other sources of data.
2.3 We use products of wiredminds GmbH (www.wiredminds.de) for marketing and optimization purposes. These products collect and process your personal data and use it to create usage profiles under a pseudonym. These usage profiles are fully anonymized where possible and appropriate. We and wiredminds employ cookies and/or Web beacons (also known as tracking pixels) on this website. We transfer the data we collect about you, which may also include personal data, to wiredminds or wiredminds gathers this data directly. wiredminds is entitled to use information that you leave behind by visiting our Web sites to create anonymized usage profiles. The data collected shall not be used to personally identify visitors to this website without the express permission of the party affected and shall not be merged with personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym. Any IP addresses recorded are anonymized immediately by deleting the last number block. Permission to collect and store data in the future may be revoked at any time.
Exclude from tracking
3.1 Generally, if you provide us with personal data (your first and last name, e-mail address, address) by e-mail or using our website, you are doing so voluntarily. This data is used to fulfill the obligations of contractual relationships with you, to process your inquiries and orders, for our own market research and opinion polls and for our advertisement by mail and e-mail. Other use of the data will be made only in the context of a consent given by you; nor will we pass it on to third parties for advertisement, marketing or polling purposes without your consent.
3.2 If you want to subscribe to our newsletter, we need your e-mail address. Telling us your name is optional. This data will only be used to communicate with you through our newsletter. By subscribing to the newsletter, you consent to our storing the aforementioned data in order to send you the newsletter. No other use of the data will be made. You can revoke your consent to future use of your data in this manner at any time. You can do so by changing the newsletter settings in your user account.
Any personal data you have provided us, will not be disclosed to third parties. We only disclose this data:
Upon request by mail or e-mail, we would be happy to inform you, at no charge, of the data about you we have received and stored through our website. Please send your written request to Schmalz Inc., 5850 Oak Forest Drive, Raleigh, NC 27616, USA, or e-mail it to firstname.lastname@example.org. In accordance with legal regulations, you also have the right to rectification, blocking or erasing of your personal data.
You have the right to complain to a supervisory authority. The supervisory authority responsible for the German state of Baden-Württemberg:
Der Landesbeauftragte für den Datenschutz und die Informationsfreiheit Baden-Württemberg (the state data protection commissioner for Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
PO Box 10 29 32, 70025 Stuttgart, Germany
Königstraße 10a, 70173 Stuttgart, Germany
Tel.: 0711/61 55 41 – 0
Fax: 0711/61 55 41 – 15
You can find more supervisory authorities here.