Imprint

marktunddesign
Kaiserswerther Markt 11
40489 Düsseldorf
Germany

Tel. 49.211.940 84-50
Fax. 49.211.940 84-55
E-Mail info@marktunddesign.com

The content responsibility according to § 10 para 3 of the German Media Services Interstate Agreement (MDStV) is assumed by:

Dirk Hagen Zimmermann

Company Owner:

Dirk Hagen Zimmermann

VAT identification number:

DE 212 704 416

Data privacy statement

Notes on data protection

We are delighted about your interest in our website and our company. Despite our careful content checks we cannot accept any liability for external links to third party content. The protection of your personal information in the course of the collection, processing and use during your visit to our website is an important issue to us. Your data is protected in accordance with legal regulations. In the following chapters we provide further information on the data recorded during your visit to our website and the utilisation thereof:

Scope of application

This data privacy statement advises users on the nature, the scope, the purpose of data collection and the utilisation of personal data on this website (following referred to as “Offer”) by the responsible “Provider” marktunddesign, Kaiserswerther Markt 11, 40489 Düsseldorf, info@marktunddesign.com, +49 (0)211 9408450).

The applicable legislative foundations for data protection can be found in the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the German Telemedia Act (TMG).

Use of the contents of this website

Any content on this website may neither be published elsewhere nor used, stored, distributed or modified in any manner without explicit approval.

Copyright

The entire content of this website (texts and visual material) is protected by copyright.
The proprietary rights belong to the respective photographers and authors of the texts or content. Proprietary rights are not transferable.

Access data / Server log-files

The Provider (or his web-space provider) collects data on any access to the Offer (by so-called server log files). Such access data include:

Designation of the invoked webpage, file, date and time of access, amount of data transferred, notification of successful invocation, browser type incl. browser version, the user operating system, referrer URL (the previously visited web page), IP address and the provider used for access.

The Provider uses the server log files only for statistical evaluations for the purpose of operations, security and the optimisation of the Offer. However, the Provider reserves the right to subsequently review the server log data in situations, where a justified suspicion based on tangible grounds indicates illegal use

Handling of personal data

Personal data represents information that can help to make an individual identifiable, thus information that can be traced back to a specific person. This includes the name, the e-mail address or the phone number. However, also data regarding preferences, hobbies, memberships or the websites viewed by someone count as being part of personal data.

Personenbezogene Daten werden von dem Anbieter nur dann erhoben, genutzt und weiter gegeben, wenn dies gesetzlich erlaubt ist oder die Nutzer in die Datenerhebung einwilligen.The Provider will only collect, use or pass on personal data if this is either legally permissible, or the user has consented to the collection of the data.

Establishment of contact

The information provided by a user will be stored for the purpose of processing the query and possible follow-up questions, when a user establishes contact with the Provider (e.g., by means of a contact form or by e-mail).

Integration of services and content of third-parties

It may happen that third-party content such as YouTube videos, maps from Google Maps, RSS feeds or graphics from other websites are integrated in this website Offer. This always presupposes that a provider of such third-party content (hereinafter referred to as “Third-party provider”) takes notice of the IP address of a user, since the IP address is required for sending such third-party content to the browser of the respective user. Thus, the IP address is required for displaying such content. We strive to only use content where the use of an IP address by the respective Third-party provider is limited to the delivery of the respective content. However, we have no control over Third-party providers, if they store IP addresses, for example, for statistical purposes. We shall advise users accordingly insofar as this is known to us.

Cookies

Cookies represent small files that enable to store specific device related information on the device (PC, Smartphone or similar) used by a user for accessing an URL. On the one hand, they serve the purpose of website user-friendliness and hence serve the user (e.g., storing of login data). On the other hand, they serve the purpose of collecting and analysing statistical data on the use of a website in order to improve the website offer. Users are able to influence the deployment of cookies. Most browsers feature an option that can be used to limit or to completely prevent the deployment of cookies. However it should be noted that the use of a website, in particular the comfort of use, may be impaired without the deployment of cookies.

Users can administer many online-advert-cookies of companies by using the US American site http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ or the EU site http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices/.

Google Analytics

This Offer uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (”Google”). Google Analytics uses so called “Cookies”, text files, that are stored on a users computer and as such enable the analysis of a users’ use of a website. The information gathered by Cookies related to a user’s use of the website is usually transferred to a Google Server in the United States, where it is saved.

In cases where the IP anonymisation function is enabled for a website, Google will beforehand truncate the IP address of users within member states of the European Union or within other member states of the European Economic Area Agreement; only in exceptional cases, will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google Server in the USA, where it is subsequently truncated. For this website, the IP anonymisation function is enabled. Google will use this information on behalf of the Provider of this website to evaluate the use of the website by the users, to create reports on the activities on this web site and in order to provide additional services related to the use of this website and the use of the Internet to the Provider of this Offer.

The IP address transmitted by the browser of a user in the context of Google Analytics will not be united with other data of Google. Users can however prevent the deployment of Cookies by adjusting the settings of their browser software accordingly; this Offer however notifies its users on the fact, that users, who prevent the use of Cookies, will possibly not be able to use all the functions of this website to its full extent. Furthermore, users can prevent that information regarding their use of the website (incl. their IP address), which is collected and created by a Cookie, will be transmitted to and processed by Google, if they download and install the browser plugin available via the following link. http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

An alternative to the above browser add-on or for browsers on mobile devices for preventing the collection of information on the use of this website by Google Analytics in the future is available by clicking this link, in order to install a so-called Opt-Out-Cookie on the user’s device. This link must be clicked again, when all cookies were deleted from the respective device.

Jetpack/Wordpress.com-Stats

This Offer uses Jetpack (previously known as WordPress.com-Stats), a tool for the statistical analysis of visitor accesses, which is operated by Automattic Inc., 60 29th Street #343, San Francisco, CA 94110-4929, USA, and utilises the tracking technology of Quantcast Inc., 201 3rd St, Floor 2, San Francisco, CA 94103-3153, USA.

WordPress.com-Stats uses so called “Cookies”, text files, that are stored on a user’s computer and as such enable the analysis of a user’s use of a website. The information collected and generated by the Cookie regarding the use of this Internet Offer by a user is stored on a Server in the USA. The respective IP addresses will be anonymised immediately after the data is processed and before the data is stored. Users can however prevent the installation of Cookies by adjusting the settings of their browser software accordingly; we however notify the user of our Offer on the fact, that users, who prevent the use of Cookies, will possibly not be able to use all the functions of this Offer to its full extent. Users can object to the collection and the use of data by Quantcast with effect for the future by installing an Opt-Out-Cookie to their browser by clicking the following link “Click here to opt-out” http://www.quantcast.com/opt-out. This Opt-Out-Cookie must be reinstalled, in cases where all Cookies were deleted from the respective device.

Revocation, Modifications, Corrections and Updates

Upon request, users have the right to obtain free of charge information regarding the personal data stored about them. Furthermore, users are entitled to demand the correction of inaccurate data and the blocking and deletion of their personal data, unless a statutory retention requirement is precluding such request..

Data protection template by Rechtsanwalt Thomas Schwenke (solicitor) – I LAW it