InfoTip Service GmbH

Privacy policy of InfoTip Service GmbH

Introduction
As a rule, it is possible to use our website without providing personal data. As far as on our sides personal data (such as name, address or e-mail addresses) are collected, this is as far as possible on a voluntary basis. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent.

We point out that data transmission over the Internet (eg communication by e-mail) security gaps. Complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible. The included websites may contain links to websites of other providers, to which this data protection declaration does not extend.

The use of contact data published within the framework of the imprint obligation by third parties for the purpose of sending advertising and information material not expressly requested is hereby expressly prohibited. The operators of the pages expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, such as spam e-mails.


Cookies
We use cookies, which are small text files containing configuration information. They help to determine user-specific settings, to realize special user functions and to assign the current connection to our system to you. We do not collect any personal data via cookies. All functions of the website can also be used without cookies, however, some user-defined properties and settings are then not available. For this purpose, the setting of cookies by our website can be prevented at any time by means of an appropriate setting of the Internet browser used and thus the setting of cookies can be permanently objected to. Furthermore, cookies that have already been set can be deleted at any time via the Internet browser. This is possible in all common Internet browsers.


Google Analytics

On our websites, we use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland ("Google"). In this context, pseudonymized usage profiles are created and cookies are used. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website such as.

  1. browser type/version,
  2. operating system used,
  3. referrer URL (the previously visited page),
  4. host name of the accessing computer (IP address),
  5. time of the server request,

are transmitted to a Google server in the USA 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 and internet use for the purposes of market research and demand-oriented design of our internet pages. This information may also be transferred to third parties if this is required by law or if third parties process this data on our behalf. In no case will your IP address be merged with other data from Google. The IP addresses are anonymized so that an assignment is not possible (IP masking).

We use Google Analytics to improve and analyze the use of our website. These statistics allow us to improve our website and make it more interesting for you as a user. In addition, we receive information about the functionality of our site (for example, to detect navigation problems).

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

Google Analytics is used in the interest of optimizing our website and designing it to meet the needs of our customers. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 (1) lit. f DSGVO.

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=de.

Further information on data protection in connection with Google Analytics can be found, for example, in the Google Analytics help: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de


Encryption of the website
For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as your request that you send to us as the website operator, this website uses SSL encryption. You can recognize this by the fact that in the address line of the Internet browser the protocol changes from "http://" to "https://" and by a lock symbol in your browser line. If SSL encryption is activated, it is not possible for third parties to read the data that you transmit to us.


Log files on the server
When using the portal, the web server records your full IP address and other connection information. The server is configured to automatically log the information necessary to establish the connection. In detail, the IP address, browser type and version, operating system used, referrer URL, as well as the date and time of your visit are stored. This data cannot be assigned to specific persons. A combination of this data with other data sources is not intended. However, we reserve the right to check this data retrospectively if we become aware of specific indications of unlawful use.


Contact option via the website
If you send us inquiries via the contact form, your information from this, including the contact data you provide there, will be used exclusively for electronic notification to the responsible employee and will not be passed on without your consent. The legal basis in this respect is our legitimate interest in responding to your inquiry pursuant to Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.


Social Bookmarks
So-called social bookmarks (LinkedIn and Xing) are integrated on our website. Social bookmarks are Internet bookmarks with which the users of such a service can collect links and news messages. These are only integrated on our website as a link to the corresponding services. After clicking on the embedded graphic, you will be redirected to the page of the respective provider, i.e. only then will user information be transmitted to the respective provider. For information on how your personal data is handled when using these websites, please refer to the respective provider's privacy policy.


Data subject rights

You have the right to information, the right to correction, the right to deletion, the right to restriction of processing, the right to data portability, the right to object and the right to complain to a supervisory authority at any time with regard to your stored personal data.

Right to information
Right to free information about your stored personal data their origin and recipient and the purpose of data processing including a copy of the personal data.

Right to rectification
Right to have incorrect personal data corrected or incomplete personal data completed. As a rule, you can also make these changes on your own responsibility in our portal.

Right to deletion
The following points apply insofar as no legal basis contradicts them. You can have your personal data deleted in the event that you revoke your consent to lawful processing, object to processing, in which case the data will first be blocked until final clarification (unless you withdraw your objection by written consent), the data collected or otherwise processed is no longer required or processing is inadmissible for other legal reasons.

Right to restriction of processing
In certain cases, you can have the processing of your personal data restricted. These cases may be that you dispute the accuracy of the personal data, then this restriction initially applies for the period we need to verify the accuracy of the data. Another case is that the processing is unlawful, but you do not want it to be deleted but only restricted in its use. If you need the data to assert, exercise or defend legal claims, you can also refuse the deletion and instead have its use restricted. Restriction of processing may also take place if you have objected to the processing but it is not yet clear whether your reasons outweigh our reasons. You can revoke the restriction at any time by giving your written consent.

Right to data portability
In the event that you wish to receive your personal data that you have deposited with us or to transfer it to another entity, you can request it at any time via the data protection officer listed below.

Right of objection
You may object to the creation of user profiles and the processing of your personal data in question at any time if the processing is based on your prior consent. If we do not have compelling legitimate grounds that conflict with your interests, rights and freedoms, we will stop the processing after a reasonable time for review. If your personal data is used for the purpose of direct marketing, you naturally have the right to object to such processing at any time.

Right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority
If you believe that the processing of your personal data violates the EU General Data Protection Regulation, you may lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority.
Supervisory authority NRW: State Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information of North Rhine-Westphalia, Kavalleriestr. 2-4, 40213 Düsseldorf, phone: 0211/38424-0.

Further questions about data protection
If you have any further questions that are not answered by this data protection declaration or if you would like more detailed information on a particular point, we will be happy to answer your questions at any time. Please contact our data protection officer.

Person responsible
This website is operated as the data controller by:

InfoTip Service GmbH
Konrad-Zuse-Str. 16
44801 Bochum

Phone: +49 234 973 349 0
Fax: +49 234 973 349 11
E-mail: info(at)infotip.de

Data Protection Officer
Appointed by InfoTip Service GmbH as data protection officer:

InfoTip Service GmbH
Herrn Carsten Heusner
Konrad-Zuse-Str. 16
44801 Bochum
E-mail: datenschutz(at)infotip.de


Modification of our privacy policy
InfoTip has the right to change this privacy policy at any time in compliance with applicable legal data protection regulations.

Status: 30.04.2021