Data privacy statement
Every citizen has the constitutionally secured right to determine the use of his personal data.
For this reason, it is our duty to protect the information, you entrust to us, when you visit our website. In the following, we want to explain in more detail what information we have about you, what happens with that data and what security measures we have taken to protect this data from misuse.
Range of validity
All employees of our company are trained to DS-GVO and DSAnpUG-EU (European regulations for privacy data security) and committed to data secrecy. Our in-house IT is constantly adapted to the necessary technical safety precautions, the current conditions and the requirements deduced from them.
The domain august-ernst.de is hosted by MPS newmedia GmbH, Mendelssohnstraße 13, 22761 Hamburg. The data recorded during your visit to our website (inventory data) and traffic data (connection data) are collected, processed and used by MPS newmedia GmbH in accordance with legal regulations. Further information is contained in the General Terms and Conditions of MPS newmedia GmbH at http://www.mpsmedia.de.
We use so-called “cookies” in our website, for example, in order to recognize the preferences of our visitors and to design the website accordingly. This allows easier navigation and a high degree of user-friendliness of the website (eg. age verification). Cookies are small files that are stored on the hard disk of a visitor. They allow to keep information for a certain period of time and to identify the visitor’s computer.
You can configure the browser so that you can allow or permit the saving of a cookie. You can also limit the lifetime of cookies to your current session.
“This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (Google) Google Analytics uses “cookies “. These cookies are text files, stored on your computer, who allows an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie – about your use of this website (including your IP address) – is transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to generate reports on website activity for website operators and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties if required by law or as far as third parties process this data on behalf of Google. Google will never associate your IP address with other Google Inc. data. You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, please note that in this case you may not be able to use all features of this website. By using this website, you agree to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes as set out above.”
Browser add-on for disabling Google Analytics
The Google Analytics browser add-on for deactivating analytics gives website visitors more control over Google Analytics data collection.
Information and rights
If you have any questions about privacy, you are invited to contact us. In this context, we would like to point out that you have at any time free information, as well as, if necessary, correction, blocking and deletion rights regarding the processing and use of your data. If you have given us consent to the processing of your personal data, you can revoke it at any time.
In detail you have the right:
• in accordance with Art. 15 DS-GVO, to request information about your personal data processed by us
• in accordance with Art. 16 DS-GVO, to immediately demand the correction/completion of incorrect personal data stored by us
• to demand the deletion of your personal data stored by us in accordance with Art. 17 DS-GVO, unless priority laws preclude this
• to demand legitimate restriction of the processing of your personal data in accordance with Art. 18 DS-GVO
• In accordance with Art. 20 DS-GVO, to receive your personal data provided to us in a structured and machine-readable format or to request transmission to another person responsible
• to lodge an objection against processing in accordance with Art. 21 DS-GVO
• to revoke your consent at any time in accordance with Art. 7 para. 3 DS-GVO
• to complain to a supervisory authority in accordance with Art. 77 DS-BER
In this case contact directly:
Data Protection Officer
Dipl.-Ing. Thomas Eckert
Telephone: +49 (0) 2051 – 607 35 75
E-Mail: Datenschutz [at] august-ernst.de
Country Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information
Independent National Center for Privacy
mail [at] datenschutzzentrum.de
Processing and transfer of personal data
At some points on our website, we offer you the opportunity to contact us or to use certain services (such as requests). We only use the personal data transmitted for the purpose for which they were provided to us. A transfer of your data to unauthorized third parties does not occur.
The storage of your data – when using the Internet shop – is within the legal obligations to prove legal transactions for 10 years. Thereafter, a complete deletion takes place.
We store the data you provide us with in the context of competitions. With it we want to guarantee the prize distribution and the correct handling. These data will not be shared with anybody and will be deleted beyond the end of the period of the competition up to a maximum of 3 months.
Due to current circumstances, such as amendment of the legislation, we will, if necessary, update this privacy statement.