Data privacy protection.

Data privacy protection

Protecting the security and privacy of personal data is important to us. Therefore, we operate this website (hereinafter referred to as “Portal“) in compliance with applicable laws on data privacy protection and data security. In the following we state what personal data we collect and why we collect them, how we safeguard your data and how we use them.

Controller

The controller within the meaning of the statutory provisions on data protection is Büsing, Müffelmann & Theye Partnerschaftsgesellschaft, Marktstraße 3, Börsenhof C, 28195 Bremen, Germany (hereinafter referred to as: ”BMT“).

Collection of personal data

We do not record any personal data via the Portal, unless you voluntarily provide us with such data (e.g. by using our “Contact” function) and/or have expressly agreed thereto or if the relevant statutory provisions on protection of your data allow us to do so. Personal data is data that can be used to identify you, or any other individual to whom the data may relate, personally (names, addresses, phone numbers or e-mail addresses).

Collection of communication-related or use-related data

If you access the Portal, communication-related data (e.g. the Internet Protocol addresses) and/or use-related data (e.g. information on the start and duration of use as well as on the telecommunication services you use) will be automatically generated, stored and processed by technical means in order to analyse the use of the Portal. Such data may allow conclusions on personal data. To the extent that recording, processing or using your communication-related and/or use-related data is compulsory, it shall be subject to the statutory provisions on data protection.

Purpose

Any personal information you provided will be used exclusively for the purposes for which you sent it, in particular for processing or responding to your inquiries or allowing you to access specific information or offers. To this end, it may be necessary to store and process the personal data you provided.

Disclosure to Third Parties

We will not disclose your data to third parties without your explicit permission unless we are legally required or entitled to do so. Disclosure of personal data to governmental institutions or public authorities will be carried out only on the basis of mandatory national legislation or if the transfer of such data should be necessary in order to enable legal action or prosecution in the event of an attack on our network infrastructure.

Cookies

If you visit the Portal or log in, we may store information in form of “cookies” on your computer or your mobile end device; they will recognise your computer or your mobile end device automatically when you visit next. <br/><br/> Cookies enable us, for example, to adapt a website to your interests or to realise specific user functions. If you do not want us to recognise your computer, please adjust the settings of your internet browser in such a way that cookies will be deleted from your hard disk or your mobile end device, all cookies will be blocked or that you will receive an alert before cookies are stored.

Data security

BMT uses appropriate technical and organisational security measures in order to protect your personal data against accidental or unlawful deletion, modification or against loss and against unauthorised disclosure or access by unauthorised persons. We attempt to limit access to the database to authorised users, but cannot guarantee that unauthorised parties will not gain access.

Links to ther websites

The Portal may contain links to external websites. Please note that this data protection declaration exclusively applies to the Portal. We have no influence on, nor do we check whether other providers comply with the relevant data protection regulations.

Deletion and blocking of your data

Your data will be deleted when the processing of your request is completed or if you request us to do so.

Right to information

We are happy to inform you, at your request and free of charge, as to whether and what personal data, pertaining to your person, is stored. We will correct inaccurate information when identified.

Incorporation, validity, and timeliness of the data protection declaration

By using the Portal you consent to the data practices described above. This data protection declaration is currently valid and dated May 2013. Due to the further development of the Portal or the implementation of new technologies, it may become necessary to modify this data protection declaration. BMT reserves the right to change this data protection declaration at any time with effect for the future.

Contact

Any requests for information and deletion, as well as any questions relating to data privacy, should be submitted electronically to:

it@bmt.eu
Büsing, Müffelmann & Theye 
Rechtsanwälte in Partnerschaft und Notare
Marktstraße 3
28195 Bremen
Germany.