Privacy policy

Thank you for your interest in our website. Your privacy is very important to us.

In the following, we provide you with a overview of how we handle your personal data when you use our website. Personal data is any data by which you can be personally identified, such as your name, e-mail address or IP address.

General information

We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this data protection declaration. When you use our website, personal data by which you can be personally identified is collected.

This data protection declaration describes which data we collect and for what purpose we use it. We would like to point out that data transmission on the Internet - e.g. when communicating by e-mail - can have security gaps. Complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.

Name and contact of the responsible person in accordance with Article 4 (7) DSGVO

Dr. Marcus Kämpfer and Andrea Bergermann
Königsallee 4, 40212 Düsseldorf
Telephone: 0211 - 167920

Data Protection Officer

Mr. Dipl.-Inform. Olaf Tenti
GDI Gesellschaft für Datenschutz und Informationssicherheit mbH
Fleyer Straße 61, 58097 Hagen, Germany
Telephone: +49 (0)2331/356832-0

Your right to information, blocking and deletion

Within the framework of the applicable legal provisions, you have the right at any time to free information about your stored personal data, its origin and recipient and the purpose of data processing and, if applicable, the right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data. For this purpose as well as for further questions on the subject of personal data, you can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint.

Revocation of your consent to data processing

Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You can revoke consent you have already given at any time. For this purpose, an informal communication by e-mail to us is sufficient. The legality of the data processing carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.

Right to data portability

You have the right to transfer data that we process automatically on the basis of your consent or in fulfilment of a contract to yourself or to a third party.
or in fulfilment of a contract, to yourself or to a third party in a common, machine-readable format. If you request the direct transfer of the data to another controller, this will only be done insofar as it is technically feasible.

Right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority

In the event of violations of data protection law, the person concerned has a right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority.
The competent supervisory authority in matters of data protection law is the State Data Protection Commissioner of North Rhine-Westphalia. The contact details of the State Data Protection Commissioner of North Rhine-Westphalia can be found under the following link.

Objection to advertising mails

We hereby expressly object to the use of contact data published within the scope of the imprint obligation for sending advertising and information material that has not been expressly requested. We expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, for example by spam e-mails.

Storage of access data in server log files

You can use our website without providing any personal information. On our behalf, only access data that your browser automatically transmits to us is stored in so-called server log files. These are, for example, browser type and browser version, operating system, referrer URL, name of the requested file, date and time of the retrieval, amount of data transferred, the requesting provider and your IP address. This data is evaluated exclusively to ensure the trouble-free operation of our website and to improve our offer and does not allow us to draw any conclusions about your person. We do not combine this data with other data sources. The basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO, which permits the processing of data for the fulfilment of a contract or pre-contractual measures.

Reservation of the right to change the data protection declaration

We reserve the right to change the aforementioned information on data protection at any time in compliance with the
We reserve the right to change the aforementioned data protection information at any time in compliance with data protection regulations in order to adapt it to the changed legal situation or in the event of changes to the service and data processing. However, this only applies with regard to the declarations on data processing. Insofar as consent is required from you for the changes or components of the data protection declaration contain regulations of the contractual relationship with you, the changes will only be made with your consent.