Privacy Statement

Privacy Statement2019-01-25T10:18:45+00:00

Declaration about the use of information according to the GDPR                                                     

We take the protection of your personal data very seriously therefore we use your data according to the legislation only. Here we will explain to you how your personal data is being handled when you visit this website and which data is being collected, for what purpose and to what extent they are accessible to third parties.

Contacting us:

The use of our website is possible without the need to enter personal data.

However if you are being asked for personal data (Name, address or email) this is at your own free will. We will not share any of your data with a third party without your permission.

Storage of personal data

Your personal data (Company name, company address, first name, surname, email address, telephone number) is being used for the duration of our business relationship and after that according to the statutory archiving obligations.

The legal basis for the data processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. a (consent) and/or lit b (necessary for the purpose of contract fulfilment) GDPR

Server Log files

When browsing our website information will be automatically sent to our web server by the browser used on your device. This information is temporarily stored in what is called a log file.

The following information will be entered without any action on your part and will be stored until the automatic deletion:

  • Browser type and browser version
  • Operating system
  • Referrer-URL
  • Name and URL of requesting computer
  • Time of the access,
  • IP address

In no way will we use the collected data for the purpose to draw conclusions about your person.

The legal basis for the data processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR which legitimates the use of data for the fulfilment of a business contract or pre contract use.

Cookies

We use cookies on our site. These are small files, which your browser creates automatically and are stored on your device when you visit our site. Cookies do not cause any damages.

The purpose of cookies is to design the use of our range of offers to make your browsing experience more pleasant. We use cookies in order to recognise whether you have already visited our website.

You can configure your browser so that no cookies are stored on your computer. The full deactivation of cookies may mean that you cannot use all functions of our website.

You can prevent the installation of the cookies using a corresponding setting of the browser software; however we would like to point out that in this case, if applicable, not all functions of this website can be used in full.

You can additionally prevent the entry of the data generated by the cookie and which refer to your use of the website (incl. your IP address) as well as the processing of these data by Google by downloading and installing a browser add-on (https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout).

Web Analysis

Data privacy statement for the use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google LLC 600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). Google uses cookies. The information generated by the cookie regarding the use of the online offer by the users is, as a rule, transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and stored there.

We only use Google Analytics with activated IP anonymisation. This means the IP address of the users is abbreviated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Treaty on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and abbreviated there. In these exceptional cases this processing will be carried out pursuant to Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR based on our legitimate interest in the statistical analysis of the user for optimisation and marketing purposes.

For further information pertaining to the data use by Google, setting and objection possibilities, please refer to the privacy statement of Google (https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads) as well as in the settings for the presentation of advertising inserts by Google (https://adssettings.google.com/authenticated).

Google Web Fonts

Our website uses so called web fonts from Google.

When opening a webpage your browser will download necessary web fonts into your browser cache in order to display text and fonts correctly. Therefore your browser will contact servers from Google.

Google will be notified that your IP address was in contact with our website. The use of Google web fonts is necessary in order to display content correctly. Pursuant to Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR this is based on our legitimate interest. Should your browser not support web fonts, content will be shown in a standard font.

You can find more information about Google web fonts here:

https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq

and in the privacy statement from Google:

https://policies.google.com/privacy

Google Maps

Our site uses the map service Google Maps via an API. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

In order to use the functions of Google Maps it is necessary to store your IP address. This information is, as a rule, transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transmission. The use of Google Maps is carried out in the interest of facilitating the ability to find places pointed out on our website . This represents a legitimate interest according to Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR.

You can find more information relating to the handling of user data in the privacy statement of Google: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy.

Your rights

You have the right to request information, rectification, deletion, limitation, data processing, revocation and objection.

You are hereby notified that data processing via internet (e.g. communication via email) is not entirely safe. Complete protection from the use of third parties is not possible.

We object to the use of our contact details for the purpose of sending advertisement or unwanted information. We might use legal action against senders of unwanted advertisement or spam mails.

Our contact details

Söhngen Design
Michael Söhngen
Bunsenstraße 1
72622 Nürtingen

Tel +49 7022 208467-0
Fax: +49 7022 208467-9
E-Mail: info@soehngen-design.com
Website: www.soehngen-design.com

Our data protection officer can be contacted under info@soehngen-design.com.