Privacy Policy

1) Information about the survey of personal data and contact date of the responsible party

1.1 We are happy you visit our website – thank you for your interest. In the following paragraphs we inform you about the treatment of your personal data while visiting our website. Personal data describes all data which can identify you as a person.

1.2 The responsible person for the processing of data on this website, referring to the data protection regulation (DSGVO) is Lissy Schuhmann, Beißwanger & Schuhmann GbR, Maistrasse 55, 80337 Munich, Germany, Tel. +49 (0)89 74040266, e-Mail: lissy@eddicted.de . The responsible person is the natural or legal person who decides – alone or together with other persons- about the purposes of the processing of personal data.

1.3 This website is using a SSL- or TLS encoding for safety reasons and to protect the transmission of personal data and other confidential information. You can recognize a protected connection when you see“https://”and a lock-symbol in your browser.

2) Data recording while visiting our website

If you only use our website to inform yourself, so without registration our sending us information, we only save the data your browser transfers to our server (server logfiles). When you visit our website, we register the following data, which are technically required to enable you to get access to our site:

  • our website eddicted.de
  • date and time of your access to our site
  • amount of sended data in byte
  • original page/ site which led you to our website
  • used browser
  • used operating system
  • used IP address (can be anonymous)

The processing takes place according to Art. 6 paragraph 1 (DSGVO) on basis of our entitled interest in improving the stability and functionality of our website. A transfer or different usage of the data will not happen. We are allowed to check the server logfiles in case there is a concrete suspicion for illegal usage.

3) Cookies

To make your visit on our website attractive and to enable all functions, we use so-called cookies on certain sites. Cookies are small text files which are saved on your device. Some of the cookies we use will be deleted after your browser session ended, other cookies will remain on your device and enable us or our partners (cookies of third parties), to recognize your browser at your next visit (persistent cookies). If there are cookies set, they process individual user information (browser, location data and IP-address). Persistent cookies will be deleted after a certain amount of time, which can vary.

In case personal data are being processed through cookies we implemented, the processing will take place according to Art. 6 Paragraph 1 (DSGVO) to save our entitled interest in creating the best functionality of our website aswell as a client friendly and effective visit of our website.

We might collaborate with advertising partners who help us to make our internet presence more interesting for you. For this purpose, also cookies of our partners (cookies of third parties) will be saved on your hard disk when you visit our website. In case we collaborate with those advertisting partners, you will be informed separately about those cookies and the extent of used information.

Please note that you can adjust your browser in a way that you will be informed when cookies are set and that you can decide in each case if you want to accept the cookies or if you want to generally decline them. Each browser is different in the way it manages cookie settings. The settings and how you can change the cookie settings are described in the help menu of any browser. You can find the settings in the respective browser in 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/kb/ph31411?locale=de_DE
Opera: http://help.opera.com/Windows/10.20/de/cookies.html

Please not that – if you do not accept the cookies – the functionality of our website might be limited.

4) Contact

If you contact us (through the contact form or via E-Mail), personal data is being saved. Which data is being saved, you can see within the required fields in our contact form. This data is only being saved and used for the purpose of answering your inquiry and/ or for the technical administration. The legal basis for the processing of the data is our entitled interest in answering your inquiries according to Art. 6 Paragraph 1 (DSGVO). In case your inquiry aims to result in closing a contract, additional legal basis for the processing will be Art. 6 Paragraph 1 (DSGVO). Your data will be deleted after the final processing of your inquiry.

5) Usage of Social Media: Videos

5.1 Usage of Youtube-Videos

This website uses the Youtube- Embed function to show and play videos of the provider      “YouTube”, which is part of the Google LLC, 1600 Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

In this connection the extended data protection modus will be in charge, which (according to information of the provider) starts to save user data only at the time a video has started. As soon as you start to play an embedded YouTube video, the provider“YouTube”uses cookies to collect information about the interests of the user. According to “Youtube”this information is necessary to set up video statistics, to improve the affability for users and to prevent abusing actions. If you are logged in at Google, your date will be redirected automatically to your account if you click on a video. If you disagree with that, you have to log out from Google before. Google saves your data (also for non logged in users) as user profiles and evaluates them. This evaluation takes place according to Art. 6 Paragraph 1 (DSGVO) based on the entitled interest of Google to fade in personalized commercials, do market research and/ or make their website appropriate for its users needs. You are able to reject the creation of those user profiles, but  you have to contact YouTube for this.

Regardless of playing the embedded videos, a connection to the Google network “Double Klick”will be set with every visit on this website, which may start further data processing.

Google LLC (based in the US) is certified for the US-european data protection agreement “Privacy Shield”, which guarantees the data protection level of the EU.

Further information regarding data protection on “YouTube”you can find in the provider’s personal data declaration: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy

6) Tools und Other

Google Web Fonts

For a uniform look, this site uses so-called Web Fonts, which are provided by the Google LLC., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA („Google“). With access to a site your browser will load the required web fonts into your browser-cache, to show texts and fonts in a correct way.

For this purpose, your browser needs to connect with the servers of Google. In this way, Google saves the fact that our website was opened through your IP address. We us Google Web Fonts to fulfill an attractive and uniform looks of our online presence. This is an entitled interest according Art. 6 Paragraph 1 (DSGVO). If your browser does not support Web Fonts, your computer will use a standard font. Google LLC (based in the US) is certified for the US-european data protection agreement “Privacy Shield”, which guarantees the observance of the data protection niveaus valid in the EU.

Further information about Google Web Fonts you’ll find here: https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq

https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

7) Rights of the affected person

7.1 The current data protection right grants you extensive rights (information and intervention rights) towards the responsible party regarding the processing of your personal data:

Information right according to Art. 15 DSGVO: You have a right on information about your personal data which is processed by us, the processing aims, the categories of the proceeded personal data, the receiver or categories of receivers, towards which your data was shown or will be shown. Futhermore, the scheduled duration of saving your data or the criteria of choosing the duration, insisting on the right to correct data, to delete it, the limitation of processing it, opposition against processing it, complaining at the supervisory authority, the origin of your data, if they didn’t reach us through yourself, the consisting of an automatical decision including profiling and (if needed) meaningful information about the involved logic and the scope regarding your data and the desired effects of such a processing, aswell as your right on being informed about the guarantees (according to Art. 46 DSGVO) that occur when forwarding your data to third countries. Your right on correction according to Art. 16 DSGVO: You have a right on instant correction of data saved in our system (regarding your person) that is uncorrect or incomplete.

Right on deletion according to Art. 17 DSGVO: You have the right to require the deletion of your personal data if the conditions of Art. 17 Paragraph 1 DSGVO are fulfilled. This right will not be able to be fulfilled, if the processing is required for the fulfillment of a legal duty, for reasons of public interest or for the assertion, performance or defense of legal rights;

Right on limitation of processing according to Art. 18 DSGVO: You have the right to ask for the limitation of the processing of your personal data, as long as the accuracy of your data (which you deny) is being checked, if you decline the deletion of your data because of inadmissible data processing and instead ask for the limitation of the processing of your data, if you need your data for the assertion, performance or defense of legal rights, after we do not need your data any more, or if you protest for reasons of your exceptional situation, as long as it is not sure if our entitled reasons are enough;

Right on informing according to Art. 19 DSGVO: In case you asked for your right regarding to correct, delete or limitate the processing towards the responsible party, the party has to inform all recipients who had insights into your personal data, about the correction, deletion oder limitation of processing – except, it is impossible or it is connected with a non relatively effort. You have the right to be informed about the recipients.

Right on data portability according to Art. 20 DSGVO: You have the right to receive the personal data you gave us in a structured and machine readable format or to ask for the transmission through a different responsible party, as long as it is technically do-able;

Right on revocation of given consents according to Art. 7 paragraph 3 DSGVO: You have the right to revoke a singular made consent into the processing of data anytime and with impact on the future. In case of revocation we will delete all affected data instantly, as long as a further processing can not be supported on a legal rights basis on a consentless processing. With the revocation of the agreement, the legality will not be touched;

Right on complaint according to Art. 77 DSGVO: If you think the processing of your personal data offends the DSGVO, you have the right on complaint at a supervisory authority, especially at the member state of your location, your workplace or the location of the presumed violation.

7.2 Right to disagree: If we process your personal data during an assessment of interest because of our mainly entitled interest, you have the right at any time to disagree with this processing for reasons of your personal situation, for now and in the future. In case you use your right to disagree, we will end the processing of the affected data. A further processing will remain reserved, in case we can prove to have urgent protection needing reasons for the processing, which outweigh your interests, fundamental rights and fundamental freedom, or if the processing serves the establishment, exercise or defense or legal rights.

If your personal data is processed by us for direct advertisement, you have the right at any time to protest against this. In case you protest, we will stop the usage of the affected data for direct advertisement.

8) Duration of storage for personal data

The duration of storage for personal data is measured by the respective legal storage period. After the period is expired, the data will be deteled as a matter of routine, as long as they are not needed any further to fulfill the contract or the initiation of the contract and/ or as long as from our side there is no entitled interest in further storage of the data.