Privacy Policy

Data protection and data security

Fuchs & Cie. GmbH (hereinafter referred Fuchs & Cie.) appreciates your visit to this website and your interest in our company and our services.

If you have further questions or any specific concern, please do not hesitate to contact us personally at any time.

Data protection principles

Fuchs & Cie. attaches great importance to the protection of your personal data and collects, processes and uses these exclusively in accordance with the European General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR) as well as relevant and regulations of the Federal Republic of Germany (i.a. German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG), Telemedia Act (TMG)). Your personal data will only be collected, processed and used for the purposes described. That is, Fuchs & Cie. uses your personal data only if this is expressly permitted by the data protection laws or if you have given us a prior explicit consent.

Your personal data will only be processed in accordance with Article 6 GDPR, to the extent and for the purposes described below, in strict respect of the rights of the data subject according to Article 15 et seqq. GDPR and ensuring an adequate level of protection.

Data security

Fuchs & Cie. takes technical and organizational security precautions to protect your data against manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorized persons or unauthorized disclosure. In particular, this includes that only authorized persons have access to your personal data and only the extend necessary for the purposes outlined above. Our security measures are regularly reviewed and constantly improved in line with technological developments.

Data transmission

Please be aware that complete data security cannot be guaranteed when transferring data on the Internet (e.g. when communicating via e-mail) or via mobile and other transmission networks. Therefore, you are free to share confidential information merely by post or in course of a personal exchange with Fuchs & Cie. employees.

Collection and processing of personal data

First of all, personal data are individual details about personal or factual circumstances of a certain or determinable natural person. This includes, i.a. your name, date of birth, postal and e-mail address, telephone number(s) and fax number.

This privacy statements informs you about which personal data is collected, processed and used, to what extent and for what purpose during your visit to our website and within the scope of the services and offers available.

Data collection

When visiting our website, data is collected for which a personal reference ca not be excluded (usage data).

Other personal data will only be collected and processed if provided upon your own initiative, e.g. when contacting us directly.

Usage data when visiting our websites

You can visit our websites without registration or login. However, when you use this website, data is generated, generally referred to as “usage data.”

When you visit our websites, data transmitted by your browser is collected by our web server and in some cases stored in the log files by default. A log file consists of the IP address, the beginning and end of your visit to our website, the amount of data transmitted and the sub-pages that were accessed on our website. On the one hand, we collect and store the log files for security reasons in order to be able to trace cases of misuse of our services. On the other hand, we use the data to gain information about the way our services are used. For example, we find out which pages are particularly popular, at what times the use of our services is intensified, how navigation within the website proceeds, etc.

We use the results exclusively for the technical and editorial optimization of our offers and services. This means, for example, that we cannot match a certain usage behaviour to an individual person, we only know that there are users with that particular behaviour.

We have no means of identifying you as an individual on the basis of an IP address.

Disclosure of personal data

We only pass on your personal data to third parties if

  • This is necessary for the execution of an existing contractual relationships with you;
  • This is necessary to enforce our claims and rights;
  • We are legally obliged to do so.

In the context of such transfer, the transferred data may only be used the respective purpose.

Your rights

You are entitled to the following rights against us:

  • Right of access

    You have the right to obtain information as to whether personal data are being processed, and, where that is the case, access to the personal data and the following information:

    • (1) The purposes of the processing;
    • (2) The categories of personal data concerned;
    • (3) The recipients of to whom the personal data have been or will be disclosed;
    • (4) Where possible, the envisaged period for which the personal data will be stored, or, if not possible, the criteria used to determine that period
    • (5) Any further rights you have;
    • (6) As well as – where your personal data was not collected from you directly:
      • i. Any available information as to their source;
      • ii. Where available: the existence of automated decision-making;
      • iii. And information on the logic involved, the significance and the envisaged consequences of such processing.
  • Right to rectification

    You have the right to obtain the rectification of any inaccurate or incomplete personal data.

  • Right to restriction of processing

    You have the right to obtain restriction of processing where one of the following applies:

    • (1) The accuracy of the personal data is contested, for a period enabling the controller to verify the accuracy of your personal data;
    • (2) The processing of your personal data is unlawful;
    • (3) Your personal data is no longer required for the purposes of the processing, but they are required for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims;
    • (4) You have objected to processing pursuant to Article 21(1), pending the verification as to whose legitimate grounds override those of the other party.
  • Right to erasure

    You have the right to obtain the erasure of your personal data where one of the following grounds applies:

    • (1) The personal data are no longer necessary in relation to the purposes for which they were collected or otherwise processed;
    • (2) You withdraw consent on which the processing is based, and where there is no other legal ground for the processing;
    • (3) You object to the processing of your data and there are no overriding legitimate grounds for the processing;
    • (4) Your personal data have been unlawfully processed;
    • (5) Your personal data have to be erased for compliance with a legal obligation in Union or Member State law
    • (6) Your personal data have been collected in relation to the offer of information society services.
  • Right to notification

    You have the right to obtain the communication of any rectification or erasure of personal data or restriction of to each recipient to whom your personal data have been disclosed, unless this proves impossible or involves disproportionate effort.
  • Right to data portability

    You have a right to receive the personal data, which you provided us with, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and the right to transmit those data to another controller, where technically feasible.
  • Right of object

    Given specific reasons, you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data. In this case, we will longer process your personal data unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for processing overriding you own. Where personal data are processed for direct marketing purposes, you have the right to object at any time.
  • Right to revoke the Declaration of Consent under Data Protection Law

    You have the right to withdraw your declaration at any time. The revocation of the consent does not affect any legal basis of the processing carried out in accordance with the consent effective prior to the revocation.

Contact and complaint

For suggestions and complaints regarding the processing of your personal data, please contact us at any time. Our data protection officer can be contacted via: datenschutz@fuchs-cie.de.

In addition, you have the right to complain to our supervisory authority:

Bavarian State Office for Data Protection Supervision (BayLDA)
Promenade 27
91522 Ansbach
GERMANY
Phone Number: +49 (0) 981 53 1300