Data privacy

Privacy notice

Here we would like to inform you about how we process your personal data when you visit our website and inform you about your rights. The protection of your personal privacy is important to us, therefore the processing of your data is carried out exclusively in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679.

Name and contact details of the responsible representative of &effect data solutions GmbH
Pasteurstraße 34
D-10407 Berlin
E-Mail:info@and-effect.com
Authorized representative managing directors: Jan Kamb, Jan Dix, Johannes Müller

Data collection on our website

What data is collected from you when you visit our website?

Online indicators such as IP address, browser type, browser version, the operating system used, the referrer URL and the date and time of the server request are automatically stored.

In addition, cookies are used on our website. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer. Cookies enable us to make our offer more secure and user-friendly. The cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. The cookies are set on your system mainly for analysis and statistical purposes. You have the option to refuse the setting of analysis cookies by objecting to the use of cookies during your first visit. It is also possible to configure your browser in such a way that the setting of analysis cookies is not permitted by your system. More about the analysis cookies used on this website can be found in the following of this privacy policy.

If you also decide to contact us via the contact form, we will store your contact and, if applicable, address information. We store your personal data only as long as it is necessary for the achievement of the processing purpose or the storage is subject to a legal retention period.

What do we use the data you provide for?

Mainly, we use the data that you send to us via the contact form for the desired contact. Furthermore, your data may be used for quality assurance and for our statistics. Your personal data will be treated confidentially and will not be disclosed to third parties. Of course, you can also revoke your consent to the processing of your personal data and request the deletion of your data. To do so, you can simply send an informal e-mail to the contact listed here.

Lawfulness of the processing

The legal basis for the processing of your data takes place on the basis of Article 6 of the General Data Protection Regulation.

Rights according to data protection regulation

What rights do you have towards us according to the data protection regulation?

You have the right to a) rectification, b) erasure, c) restriction of processing, d) notification obligation, e) data portability, f) and objection.

In plain terms, this means that you can email us at any time with your data-related concerns and we will take care of it.

If you have the impression that data protection violations have occurred in the processing of your data, you have the right to file a complaint with the responsible supervisory authority. You can find more information about the state data protection commissioners of the respective federal state and the complaint procedure at https://www.bfdi.bund.de.

Newsletter

You can register for our newsletter via our website. The data you enter will be used to send newsletters and registration information. Anonymous user statistics are also created using this data. Your data will also not be disclosed to third parties. The processing of your information is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR.

If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we need a valid e-mail address from you, as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided and that you agree to receive the newsletter. To ensure that an e-mail address is not abused by third parties in our mailing list, we work in accordance with the law with the so-called “double-opt-in” procedure. As part of this process, the order date of the newsletter, the dispatch of the confirmation email and the receipt of the confirmation of registration will be logged.

Optionally, you can provide information about your name, your home town, your professional status and your personal IT skills. This information is used to personalize your newsletter and to create anonymous user statistics.

The newsletter is distributed via “MailChimp”, a newsletter shipping platform of Rocket Science Group, LLC, 675 Ponce De Leon Ave # 5000, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA.

The e-mail addresses of our Newsletter recipients, as well as their other information described in these notes, are stored on the servers of MailChimp in the USA. MailChimp uses this information to send and evaluate the newsletters on our behalf. Furthermore, MailChimp may, according to its own information, use this data to optimize or improve its own services, e.g. for the technical optimization of the shipping and the presentation of the newsletter or for economic purposes, to determine from which countries the recipients come. However, MailChimp does not use the data of our newsletter recipients to write them down or to pass them on to third parties.

We rely on the reliability, IT and data security of MailChimp. MailChimp is certified under the US-EU privacy shield “Privacy Shield” and is committed to complying with EU data protection requirements. Furthermore, we have concluded a data processing agreement with MailChimp. This is a contract in which MailChimp pledges to protect the data of our users, to process it in accordance with its privacy policy on our behalf and, in particular, not to disclose it to third parties. The privacy policy of MailChimp can be viewed here.

The newsletters contain a so-called “web-beacon”, i. a pixel-sized file that is retrieved from the MailChimp server when the newsletter is opened. This call will initially collect technical information, such as information about the browser and your system, as well as your IP address and time of retrieval. This information is used to improve the technical performance of services based on their specifications or audience and their reading habits, based on their locations (which can be determined using the IP address) or access times.

Statistical surveys also include determining if the newsletters will be opened, when they will be opened and which links will be clicked. For technical reasons, this information can be assigned to the individual newsletter recipients. However, it is neither our desire nor that of MailChimp to observe individual users. The evaluations serve us much more to recognize the reading habits of our users and to adapt our content to them or to send different content according to the interests of our users.

There are cases in which we direct the newsletter recipients to the MailChimp websites. For example, Our newsletters contain a link that allows newsletter recipients to retrieve newsletters online (for example, in the case of display problems in the e-mail program). Furthermore, newsletter recipients can store their data, such as correct the e-mail address later. Similarly, the privacy policy of MailChimp is only available on their page.

In this context, we pointed out that on the websites of MailChimp cookies are used and thus personal data processed by MailChimp, their partners and service providers used (such as Google Analytics). We have no influence on this data collection. For more information, see the privacy policy of MailChimp.

The granted consent to the storage of the data, the e-mail address and their use for sending the newsletter can be revoked at any time, for example via the “unsubscribe” link in the newsletter or by contacting our data protection officer.

Analysis Tools

This website uses the Google Analytics web analytics service provided by Google Inc, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Google Analytics uses cookies to analyze the user behavior of website visitors. The information collected by the cookies is sent to Google servers in the USA and is stored there.

Based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO, a website operator has a legitimate interest in analyzing user behavior and thereby improving services and products.

SSL or TSL encryption

For security reasons, we use SSL or TSL encryption on our website. Thus, we can ensure that the transmission of your data and requests can not be read by third parties. You can see whether a website uses one of the encryption techniques by the URL (when 'http://' changes to 'https://') and by the small lock to the left of the URL input field.

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You can read our data privacy policy here.

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