1. Name and contact details of the controller and the company data protection officer
IMAGE LAW Rechtsanwaltskanzlei Attorney Dr. Peter C. Richter (hereinafter: IMAGE LAW),
Ballindamm 39, D-20095 Hamburg, Germany
Phone: +49 (0)40 36 881 2828
Fax: +49 (0) 40 36 881 2820
According to § 38 (1) BDSG, we are not required to appoint a data protection officer.
2. Collection and storage of personal data and the nature and purpose of its use
a) When visiting the website
When you visit our website www.imagelaw.de, the browser used on your device automatically sends information to the server of our website. This information is temporarily stored in a so-called log file. The following information will be collected without your intervention and stored until automated deletion:
The data mentioned is processed by us for the following purposes:
b) When you register for our newsletter, we use your e-mail address to regularly send you our newsletter if you have expressly granted your consent pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (a) p.1 GDPR The provision of an e-mail address is sufficient for receipt of the newsletter Unsubscribing is possible at any time, for example via a link at the end of each newsletter. Alternatively, you can also send your unsubscribe request to email@example.com by e-mail.
c) If you use our contact form for questions of any kind, we offer you the possibility to contact us via a form provided on the website. It is necessary to provide a valid e-mail address so that we know who the request came from and can respond to it. Further information can be provided voluntarily. Data processing for the purpose of contacting is based on your voluntarily granted consent pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (a) p.1 GDPR. The personal data collected by us for the use of the contact form will be automatically deleted after completion of the request made by you.
3. Disclosure of data
We do not transmit your personal data to third parties for purposes other than those listed below. We disclose your personal data with third parties only if:
5. Analysis tools
a) Tracking tools
The use by us of the tracking measures listed below is based on Art. 6 (1) (f) p.1 GDPR. We use the tracking measures to ensure the needs-based design and continuous optimisation of our website. We also use the tracking measures to statistically record the use of our website and evaluate it for the purpose of optimising our website for you. These interests are to be regarded as justified within the meaning of the aforementioned provision. The respective data-processing purposes and data categories can be found in the corresponding tracking tools.
aa) Google Analytics
We use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc.(https://www.google.com/intl/en/about/) (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA, hereafter “Google”), for the purpose of tailoring and continually optimising our website. In this context, pseudonymised usage profiles are created and cookies (see no. 4) are used. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website includes the following:
This aforementioned information is transmitted to a Google server in the US and stored there. The information is used to evaluate the use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage for the purposes of market research and tailored website design. This information may also be transferred to third parties if required by law or if third parties are commissioned to process this data. Under no circumstances will your IP address be merged with any other data from Google. The IP addresses are anonymised, so that assignment is not possible (IP masking). You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting the browser software accordingly; however, we point out that in this case not all features of this website may be fully available. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing a browser add-on (https: //tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en). As an alternative to the browser add-on, especially for browsers on mobile devices, you can prevent collection of data by Google Analytics by clicking on this link. An opt-out cookie will be set that will prevent the future collection of your data when you visit this website. The opt-out cookie is only valid in this browser and only for our website and is stored on your device. If you delete the cookies in this browser, you must set the opt-out cookie again. For more information about data protection related to Google Analytics, see Google Analytics Help (https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de).
bb) Google Adwords Conversion Tracking
7. Rights of data subjects
You have the following rights:
8. Right to objection
If your personal data is processed based on legitimate interests pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) p.1 GDPR, you have the right to file an objection against the processing of your personal data, pursuant to Art. 21 GDPR, provided that there are reasons for this arising from your particular situation or the objection is directed against direct marketing. In the latter case, you have a general right of objection, which will be implemented by us without your specifying any particular situation. If you would like to exercise your right of revocation or objection, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
9. Data Security
We use the widely-used SSL (Secure Socket Layer) method in connection with the highest encryption level supported by your browser. In general, this is 256-bit encryption. If your browser does not support 256-bit encryption, we will use 128-bit v3 technology instead. Whether a particular page of our website is encrypted can be seen by the depiction of the closed key or lock icon in the lower status bar of your browser. We also take appropriate technical and organisational security measures to protect your data against accidental or intentional manipulation, partial or total loss and destruction, and against unauthorised access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments.