PRIVACY POLICY

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Privacy Policy

Privacy policy
Thank you for visiting our website www.dhc-consulting.com and for your interest in our company.

The protection of your personal data, such as date of birth, name, telephone number, address, etc., is important to us.

The purpose of this privacy statement is to inform you about the processing of your personal data that we collect from you when you visit our website. Our data protection practices are in accordance with the legal regulations of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO) and the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG). The following data protection declaration serves to fulfill the information obligations resulting from the DSGVO. These can be found, for example, in Art. 13 and Art. 14 et seq. DSGVO.

Person responsible
The person responsible within the meaning of Art. 4 No. 7 DSGVO is the person who alone or jointly with others decides on the purposes and means of the processing of personal data.

With regard to our website, the responsible party is:

DHC Dr. Herterich & Consultants GmbH
Landwehrplatz 6-7
66111 Saarbrücken
Germany
E-mail: info@dhc-gmbh.com
Phone: 0681 936660
Fax: 0681 9366633

Contact details of the data protection officer
We have appointed a data protection officer in accordance with Art. 37 DSGVO. You can reach our data protection officer under the following contact details:

Werner Schwegel
Untertürkheimer Str. 24
66117 Saarbrücken
Germany
E-mail: dsb@add.de

Provision of the website and creation of log files
Each time our website is accessed, our system automatically collects data and information from the respective retrieving device (e.g. computer, cell phone, tablet, etc.).

What personal data is collected and to what extent is it processed?
(1) Information about the browser type and version used;
(2) The operating system of the accessing device;
(3) Host name of the accessing computer;
(4) The IP address of the retrieval device;
(5) Date and time of access;
(6) Websites and resources (images, files, other page content) that were accessed on our website;
(7) Websites from which the user’s system accessed our Internet site (referrer tracking);
(8) Message as to whether the retrieval was successful;
(9) Volume of data transferred

This data is stored in the log files of our system. This data is not stored together with personal data of a specific user, so that individual site visitors cannot be identified.

Legal basis for the processing of personal data
Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO (legitimate interest). Our legitimate interest is to ensure the achievement of the purpose described below.

Purpose of the data processing
The temporary (automated) storage of data is necessary for the course of a website visit to enable delivery of the website. The storage and processing of personal data is also carried out to maintain the compatibility of our website for as many visitors as possible and to combat misuse and eliminate malfunctions. For this purpose, it is necessary to log the technical data of the retrieving computer in order to be able to react as early as possible to display errors, attacks on our IT systems and/or errors in the functionality of our website. In addition, we use the data to optimize the website and to generally ensure the security of our information technology systems.

Duration of storage
The deletion of the aforementioned technical data takes place as soon as they are no longer needed to ensure the compatibility of the website for all visitors, but no later than 3 months after accessing our website.

Possibility of objection and deletion
You may object to the processing at any time pursuant to Art. 21 DSGVO and request deletion of data pursuant to Art. 17 DSGVO. You can find out which rights you are entitled to and how to assert them in the lower section of this privacy policy.

Special functions of the website
Our site offers you various functions, during the use of which personal data is collected, processed and stored by us. Below we explain what happens with this data:

Booking request form
What personal data is collected and to what extent is it processed?
We will process the data you enter in our booking request form (date, number of persons, etc.) to fulfill the following purpose.

Legal basis for the processing of personal data
Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO (implementation of (pre)contractual measures).

Purpose of data processing
The pre-contractual exchange of information is necessary to check your booking so that we can prepare for a possible subsequent conclusion of a contract.

Duration of storage
The data is deleted as soon as it is no longer required for processing the booking and there are no longer any legal retention obligations.

Possibility of objection and deletion
You can find out what rights you have and how to exercise them in the lower section of this data protection declaration.

Necessity of providing personal data
The information in the booking request form is neither contractually nor legally required, but is necessary in order to properly process your booking. If you do not fill out the existing mandatory fields or do not fill them out completely, the booking request you requested cannot be processed by us.

Contact form(s)
What personal data is collected and to what extent is it processed?
We will process the data you have entered in our contact forms to fulfill the purpose stated below.

Legal basis for the processing of personal data
Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO (consent through clear confirming action or behavior).

Purpose of data processing
We will use the data recorded via our contact form or via our contact forms only for processing the specific contact request received through the contact form.

Duration of storage
After processing your request, the collected data will be deleted immediately, unless there are legal retention periods.

Revocation and deletion options
The revocation and deletion options are based on the general regulations on the right of revocation and deletion under data protection law described below in this data protection declaration.

Necessity of providing personal data
The use of the contact forms is on a voluntary basis and is neither contractually nor legally required. You are not obliged to contact us via the contact form, but can also use the other contact options provided on our site. If you wish to use our contact form, you must fill in the fields marked as mandatory. If you do not fill in the required fields of the contact form with content, you will either not be able to send the request or we will unfortunately not be able to process your request.

Newsletter registration form
What personal data is collected and to what extent is it processed?
By registering for the newsletter on our website, we receive the e-mail address entered by you in the registration field and, if applicable, further contact data, provided that you communicate this to us via the newsletter registration form.

Legal basis for the processing of personal data
Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO (consent through clear confirming action or behavior).

Purpose of data processing
The data recorded in the registration mask of our newsletter will be used by us exclusively for sending our newsletter, in which we inform you about all our services and our news. After registration, we will send you a confirmation e-mail containing a link that you must click to complete the registration for our newsletter (double opt-in).

Duration of storage
Our newsletter can be unsubscribed at any time by clicking on the unsubscribe link, which is also included in every newsletter. Your data will be deleted by us immediately after unsubscription. Likewise, your data will be deleted by us immediately in the event that your subscription is not completed. We reserve the right to delete without giving reasons and without prior or subsequent information.

Possibility of revocation and removal
You can revoke your consent at any time in accordance with Art. 7 (3) DSGVO. However, the processing carried out up to the time of the revocation remains unaffected by this. With regard to further rights, we refer to the overview at the end of this privacy policy.

Necessity of providing personal data
If you wish to use our newsletter, you must fill in the fields marked as mandatory and confirm the e-mail address by clicking on the double opt-in link. The information provided for newsletter registration is neither necessary to enter into a contract with us, nor legally binding. They are used exclusively for sending our newsletter. If you do not fill in the necessary information, we will not be able to provide you with our newsletter service.

Statistical analysis of visits to this website – Webtracker
We collect, process and store the following data when you visit this website or individual files on the website: IP address, website from which the file was accessed, name of the file, date and time of access, amount of data transferred and report on the success of the access (so-called web log). We use this access data exclusively in non-personalized form for the continuous improvement of our Internet offering and for statistical purposes. We also use the following web trackers to evaluate visits to this website:

Google Tag Manager
What personal data is collected and to what extent is it processed?
On our site, we use the service of the company Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (hereinafter: Google Tag Manager). Google Tag Manager provides a technical platform for executing and bundling other web services and web tracking programs by means of so-called “tags”. In this context, Google Tag Manager stores cookies on your computer and analyzes your surfing behavior (so-called “tracking”), insofar as web tracking tools are executed by means of Google Tag Manager. This data sent by individual tags embedded in Google Tag Manager is aggregated, stored and processed by Google Tag Manager under a unified user interface. All integrated “tags” are listed separately again in this privacy policy. You can find more information on the data protection of the tools integrated in Google Tag Manager in the respective section of this data protection declaration. In the course of using our website with activated integration of tags from Google Tag Manager, data, such as in particular your IP address and your user activities, are transmitted to servers of the company Google Ireland Limited. With regard to the web services integrated by means of Google Tag Manager, the regulations in the respective section of this data protection declaration apply. The tracking tools used in Google Tag Manager ensure through IP anonymization of the source code that the IP address is anonymized by Google Tag Manager before transmission. In doing so, Google Tag Manager is only enabled to collect IP addresses anonymously (so-called IP masking).

Legal basis for the processing of personal data
The legal basis for the data processing is, in accordance with Art. 6 (1) lit. a DSGVO, your consent in our information banner regarding the use of cookies and web tracking (consent through clear confirming action or behavior).

Purpose of data processing
On our behalf, Google will use the information obtained by means of Google Tag Manager to evaluate your visit to this website, to compile reports on website activities and to provide us with further services related to website and internet usage.

Duration of storage
Google will store the data relevant to the function of Google Tag Manager for as long as is necessary to fulfill the booked web service. The data collection and storage is anonymized. If there is a reference to a person, the data will be deleted immediately, as long as it is not subject to any legal obligations to retain data. In any case, the data will be deleted after expiration of the retention period.

Possibility of objection and deletion
You can prevent the collection and forwarding of personal data to Google (esp. your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by deactivating the execution of script code in your browser, installing a script blocker in your browser or activating the “Do Not Track” setting of your browser. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the Google cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google, as well as the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de. Google’s security and privacy policies can be found at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

Google Analytics
Scope of the processing of personal data
On our site, we use the web tracking service of the company Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (hereinafter: Google Analytics). Within the scope of web tracking, Google-Analytics uses cookies that are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of the use of our website and your surfing behavior (so-called tracking). We carry out this analysis based on the tracking service of Google Analytics in order to constantly optimize our website and make it more available. In the course of using our website, data, such as in particular your IP address and your user activities, are transmitted to servers of the company Google Ireland Limited. We carry out this analysis on the basis of Google’s tracking service in order to constantly optimize our Internet offering and make it more available. Likewise, we need the web tracking for security reasons. Web tracking allows us to track whether third parties are attacking our website. The information from the web tracker enables us to take effective countermeasures and protect the personal data processed by us from these cyber attacks. By enabling IP anonymization within the Google Analytics tracking code of this website, your IP address will be anonymized by Google Analytics before transmission. This website uses a Google Analytics tracking code that has been extended by the operator gat._anonymizeIp(); to enable only anonymized collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).

Legal basis for the processing of personal data
The legal basis for the data processing is, in accordance with Art. 6 (1) lit. a DSGVO, your consent in our information banner regarding the use of cookies and web tracking (consent through clear confirming action or behavior).

Purpose of data processing
On our behalf, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your visit to this website, compiling reports on website activity and providing us with other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Likewise, we need the web tracking for security reasons. Web tracking allows us to track whether third parties are attacking our website. The information from the web tracker enables us to take effective countermeasures and protect the personal data processed by us from these cyber attacks.

Duration of storage
Google will store the data relevant to the provision of web tracking for as long as it is necessary to fulfill the booked web service. The data collection and storage is anonymized. If there is a reference to a person, the data will be deleted immediately, provided that it is not subject to any legal obligations to retain data. In any case, the data will be deleted after expiration of the retention period.

Possibilities of objection and deletion
You can prevent the collection and forwarding of personal data to Google (esp. your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by deactivating the execution of script code in your browser or activating the “Do Not Track” setting of your browser. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the Google cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de). Google’s security and privacy policies can be found at https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de.

Oribi
We use on our site the service Oribi of the company https://oribi.io/, email: info@oribi.io, website: https://oribi.io. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO, which you have given on our website.

The service is a plugin that we need to be able to show you all the content of our website. The plugin makes our website more attractive and better to experience for our site visitors.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You can find more information about revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of transmitted data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://oribi.io/privacy.

usercentrics
We use on our site the service usercentrics of the company Usercentrics GmbH, Rosental 4, 80331 Munich, Germany, e-mail: contact@usercentrics.com, website: https://usercentrics.com/. The transmission and processing of personal data takes place exclusively on servers in the European Union.

The legal basis for the transmission and processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c DSGVO. The use of the service supports us in meeting our legal obligations.

By integrating Usercentrics, we fulfill our legal obligation with regard to the consent management required for cookies.

You can find out what rights you have with regard to processing at the end of this privacy policy.

Further information on the handling of transferred data can be found in the provider’s privacy policy at https://usercentrics.com/de/datenschutzerklaerung/.

The provider also offers an opt-out option at https://usercentrics.com/de/datenschutzerklaerung/.

Integration of external web services and processing of data outside the EU
On our website, we use active content from external providers, so-called web services. When you visit our website, these external providers may receive personal information about your visit to our website. This may involve the processing of data outside the EU. You can prevent this by installing an appropriate browser plug-in or disabling the execution of scripts in your browser. This may result in functional restrictions on websites that you visit.

We use the following external web services:

Doubleclick
We use on our site the service Doubleclick of the company Google Ireland Ltd, Gordon House, Barrow Street, 4 Dublin, Ireland, e-mail: support-deutschland@google.com, website: http://www.google.com/. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO, which you have given on our website.

DoubleClick is a service of Google, through which digital advertising is offered and delivered on the Internet. It is used to enable us to display individual advertising to our site visitors.

As part of the order processing, personal data may also be transmitted to the servers of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View, United States.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You will find more information on revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of transferred data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

Google
We use the Google service of the company Google Ireland Ltd, Gordon House, Barrow Street, 4 Dublin, Ireland, e-mail: support-deutschland@google.com, website: http://www.google.com/ on our site. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO, which you have given on our website.

We use Google in order to be able to reload further services from Google on the website.

As part of the order processing, there may also be a transfer of personal data to the servers of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View, United States.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You will find more information on revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of transferred data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

Google APIs
We use the Google APIs service of the company Google Ireland Ltd, Gordon House, Barrow Street, 4 Dublin, Ireland, e-mail: support-deutschland@google.com, website: http://www.google.com/ on our site. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO, which you have given on our website.

We use Google APIs in order to be able to load further services from Google on the website. Google Apis is a collection of interfaces for communication between the various Google services that are used on your website.

For processing itself, the service or we collect the following data: IP address

As part of the order processing, there may also be a transfer of personal data to the servers of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View, United States.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You will find more information on revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of transferred data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

Google Fonts
We use the Google Fonts service of the company Google Ireland Ltd, Gordon House, Barrow Street, 4 Dublin, Ireland, e-mail: support-deutschland@google.com, website: http://www.google.com/ on our site. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO, which you have given on our website.

Via the Google Fonts service, fonts are reloaded on our site in order to be able to show you the page in a visually better version.

As part of the order processing, there may also be a transfer of personal data to the servers of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View, United States.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You will find more information on revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of transferred data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

Google Maps
What personal data is collected and to what extent is it processed?
On our site, we use the map service of the company Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (hereinafter: Google Maps). On the website, Google Maps is integrated via the Google API to visualize location information and display it in the form of a map. To display the map, the processing of the IP address by Google Maps is technically necessary. With regard to the other web services integrated via Google Apis, the regulations in the respective section of this data protection declaration for Google Apis apply.

Legal basis for the processing of personal data
Art. 6 lit. f DSGVO (legitimate interest). Our legitimate interest is to be able to present you with the usual presentation of location information on the Internet in a visualized form.

Purpose of data processing
On our behalf, Google will use the information obtained by means of Google Maps to display the map to you. By means of Google Maps, you will find us faster and more accurately than with a mere non-interactive map.

Duration of storage
Google will store the data relevant to the function of Google Maps for as long as it is necessary to fulfill the booked web service. The data collection and storage is anonymized. If there is a reference to a person, the data will be deleted immediately, as long as it is not subject to any legal obligations to retain data. In any case, the data will be deleted after expiration of the retention period.

Possibility of objection and deletion
You can prevent the collection and forwarding of personal data to Google (esp. your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by deactivating the execution of script code in your browser, installing a script blocker in your browser or activating the “Do Not Track” setting of your browser. Google’s security and privacy policies can be found at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

Joint processing
We have entered into a joint processing agreement with Google with respect to Google Maps. You can find the contents at https://privacy.google.com/intl/de/businesses/mapscontrollerterms/.

Google Video
We use on our site the service Google Video of the company Google Ireland Ltd, Gordon House, Barrow Street, 4 Dublin, Ireland, e-mail: support-deutschland@google.com, website: http://www.google.com/. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO, which you have given on our website.

Via the Google Video service, videos from the Youtube platform are integrated on our site. The Google Video service provides the stream data required for the videos.

As part of the order processing, personal data may also be transmitted to the servers of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View, United States.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You will find more information on revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of transferred data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

Gstatic
We use on our site the service Gstatic of the company Google Ireland Ltd, Gordon House, Barrow Street, 4 Dublin, Ireland, e-mail: support-deutschland@google.com, website: http://www.google.com/. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO, which you have given on our website.

Gstatic is a service used by Google to retrieve static content in order to reduce bandwidth usage and to preload required catalog files.

As part of the order processing, personal data may also be transmitted to the servers of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View, United States.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You will find more information on revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of transferred data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

LinkedIn
We use the LinkedIn service of LinkedIn Ireland Unlimited Company, Wilton Place, 2 Dublin, Ireland, email: info_impressum@cs.linkedin.com, website: https://www.linkedin.com/ on our site. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO, which you have given on our website.

When using the Linkedin plugin, we establish a connection to the Linkedin platform in order to give logged-in Linkedin members the opportunity to interact with us.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You can find more information about revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of transmitted data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy?trk=uno-reg-guest-home-privacy-policy.

The provider additionally offers an opt-out option at https://www.linkedin.com/help/linkedin/answer/68763?lang=de.

Website Check Seal
We use the Website-Check Siegel service of the company Website-Check GmbH, Beethovenstraße 24, 66111 Saarbrücken, Germany, e-mail: support@website-check.de, website: https://www.website-check.de/ on our site. The transmission and processing of personal data takes place exclusively on servers in the European Union.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is our legitimate interest in the processing pursuant to Art. 6 (1) lit. f DSGVO. Our legitimate interest lies in achieving the purpose described below.

The script of Website-Check GmbH is the technical integration of the Website-Check seal. With this seal, we want to show that we take the issue of data protection very seriously. The transmission of data to Website-Check GmbH takes place for the delivery and display of the seal on our site.

With regard to the processing, you have the right of objection listed in Art. 21. You will find more detailed information at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of the transferred data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://www.website-check.de/datenschutzerklaerung/.

Youtube
We use the Youtube service of the company Google Ireland Ltd. on our site, Gordon House, Barrow Street, 4 Dublin, Ireland, e-mail: support-deutschland@google.com, website: http://www.google.com/. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO, which you have given on our website.

Via the Youtube service, videos from the Youtube platform are integrated on our site.

As part of the order processing, there may also be a transmission of personal data to the servers of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View, United States.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You will find more information on revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of transmitted data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

hcaptcha
We use on our site the service hcaptcha of the company Intuition Machines, Inc, 2211 Selig Drive, 90026 Los Angeles, United States, e-mail: support@imachines.com, website: https://www.hcaptcha.com/. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO, which you have given on our website.

The service is a plugin that we need to be able to show you all the content of our website. The plugin makes our website more attractive and better to experience for our site visitors.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You can find more information about revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of transmitted data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://www.hcaptcha.com/terms.

Information about the use of cookies
What personal data is collected and to what extent is it processed?
On various pages, we integrate and use cookies to enable certain functions of our website and to integrate external web services. The so-called “cookies” are small text files that your browser can store on your access device. These text files contain a characteristic string that uniquely identifies the browser when you return to our website. The process of saving a cookie file is also referred to as “setting a cookie”. Cookies can be set here both by the website itself and by external web services. Cookies are set by our website or external web services in order to maintain the full functionality of our website, to improve the user experience or to pursue the purpose stated with your consent. Cookie technology also allows us to recognize individual visitors by pseudonyms, such as a unique or random IDs, so that we can provide more customized services. Details are provided in the table below.

Legal basis for the processing of personal data
Insofar as the cookies are processed on the basis of consent pursuant to Art. 6 (1) lit. a DSGVO, this consent shall also be deemed consent within the meaning of Section 25 (1) TTDSG for the setting of the cookie on the user’s terminal device. Insofar as another legal basis is mentioned according to the DSGVO (e.g. for the fulfillment of a contract or for the fulfillment of legal obligations), the storage or setting takes place on the basis of an exception according to Section 25 (2) TTDSG. This exists “if the sole purpose of storing information in the end user’s terminal equipment or the sole purpose of accessing information already stored in the end user’s terminal equipment is to carry out the transmission of a message via a public telecommunications network” or “if the storage of information in the end user’s terminal equipment or the access to information already stored in the end user’s terminal equipment is absolutely necessary in order for the provider of a telemedia service to provide a telemedia service expressly requested by the user”. The relevant legal basis can be found in the cookie table listed later in this item.

Purpose of data processing
Cookies are set by our website or external web services in order to maintain the full functionality of our website, to improve the user experience or to pursue the purpose indicated with your consent. Cookie technology also allows us to recognize individual visitors by pseudonyms, such as a unique or random IDs, so that we can provide more customized services. Details are listed in the table below.

Duration of storage
Our cookies are stored until deleted in your browser or, if it is a session cookie, until the session expires. Details are listed in the following table.

Possibility of objection and removal
You can set your browser according to your wishes so that the setting of cookies is generally prevented. You can then decide on a case-by-case basis whether to accept cookies or accept cookies in principle. Cookies can be used for various purposes, e.g. to recognize that your access device is already connected to our website (permanent cookies) or to store recently viewed offers (session cookies). If you have expressly given us permission to process your personal data, you can revoke this consent at any time. Please note that the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until revocation is not affected.

Cookie name Server Provider Purpose Legal basis Storage period Type
AnalyticsSyncHistory .linkedin.com LinkedIn The cookie used assigns an ID to the site visitor and determines statistical data on the site visits of the site visitor. This serves to individualize the advertising displayed to the user. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) approx. 30 days Marketing
CONSENT (Youtube) .youtube.com Youtube Through the CONSENT cookie, the user’s permission to forward the data to Youtube is stored after the user’s consent. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c DSGVO (fulfillment of legal obligation) approx. 24 months Cookie Banner
IDE .doubleclick.net Doubleclick This cookie collects statistical data on website visitors and selects the information according to factors such as demographics, country, etc. This serves to individualize the user’s advertising. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) approx. 13 months Marketing.
LAST_RESULT_ENTRY_KEY www.youtube.com Youtube Stores user preferences when retrieving a Youtube video integrated on other websites. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) Session Comfort.
TESTCOOKIESENABLED www.youtube.com Youtube With the help of the cookie, the video player embedded by us can recognize whether the transmission of personal data is based on consent. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c DSGVO (fulfillment of legal obligation) approx. 2 minutes Cookie banner.
UserMatchHistory .linkedin.com LinkedIn This cookie assigns an ID to the site visitor. Under this ID, data on visitor behavior is collected on several websites in order to display individual advertising to the site visitor. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) approx. 30 days Marketing
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE .youtube.com Youtube The cookie is used to estimate how the acceptance of the videos on the website will be by the site visitors. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) approx. 6 months Analytics
YSC .youtube.com Youtube This cookie assigns an ID to the page visitor. This ID is used to create statistics of the videos of the page visitor. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) Session Analytics.
Youtube www.youtube.com Youtube This cookie is required to embed the Youtube video player on our website and to play Youtube videos on the website. The Youtube player is operated by us in data-saving mode. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) meeting marketing.
_ga dhc-consulting.com Google-Analytics This cookie assigns an ID to a user so that the web tracker can summarize the user’s actions under this ID. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) approx. 24 months Analytics
_gat_UA-* dhc-consulting.com Google-Analytics This cookie is the tracking cookie of Google Analytics. This cookie stores a unique visitor ID, the date and time of the first visit, the start time of the active visit, as well as the number of all visits a unique visitor has made to the website. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) approx. 120 seconds Analytics.
_gcl_au dhc-consulting.com Google Ads (Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, 4 Dublin, Ireland) This cookie is used by Google AdSense to increase the efficiency of advertising. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) approx. 3 months Marketing
_gid dhc-consulting.com Google-Analytics This cookie assigns an ID to a user so that the web tracker can summarize the user’s actions under this ID. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) approx. 24 hours Analytics
aiovg_rand_seed www.dhc-consulting.com Website operator Through this cookie, we can save individual comfort settings selected by you and retain them for their current and future page visits. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) approx. 24 hours Configuration
bscookie .linkedin.com LinkedIn The cookie used assigns an ID to the site visitor and determines statistical data on the site visits of the site visitor. This serves to individualize the advertising displayed to the user. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) approx. 12 months Marketing
bscookie .www.linkedin.com LinkedIn The cookie used assigns an ID to the site visitor and determines statistical data on the site visits of the site visitor. This serves to individualize the advertising displayed to the user. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) approx. 12 months Marketing
lang ads.linkedin.com, linkedin.com Twitter (Twitter International Company, One Cumberland Place Fenian Street, 2 Dublin, Ireland) Stores the language version of a website selected by the user Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) Session Configuration
li_gc .linkedin.com LinkedIn This cookie stores the consent of guests to the use of non-mandatory cookies. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c DSGVO (fulfillment of legal obligation) approx. 6 months Cookie banner
li_sugr .linkedin.com LinkedIn This cookie is set so that we can store information with regard to their site usage. In particular, individual settings are determined and stored. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) approx. 3 months Configuration
lidc .linkedin.com LinkedIn This cookie assigns an ID to the site visitor. Under this ID, data on visitor behavior is collected on several websites in order to display individual advertising to the site visitor. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) approx. 24 hours Marketing
ln_or www.dhc-consulting.com LinkedIn This cookie allows us to store individual comfort settings selected by you and keep them available for your current and future visits to our website. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) approx. 24 hours Configuration
remote_sid youtube.com YouTube We embed videos from our official YouTube channel in YouTube’s private-use mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube does not store personally identifiable cookie information for the playback of embedded videos in private-use mode. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent) session configuration.
test_cookie .doubleclick.net Doubleclick This cookie is set to determine whether the website visitor’s browser supports cookies for the Doubleclick service. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c DSGVO (fulfillment of legal obligation) approx. 15 minutes Cookie banner.
Data security and data protection, communication by e-mail
Your personal data are protected by technical and organizational measures during collection, storage and processing in such a way that they are not accessible to third parties. In the case of unencrypted communication by e-mail, we cannot guarantee complete data security on the transmission path to our IT systems, so we recommend encrypted communication or the postal service for information requiring a high level of confidentiality.

Right to information and correction requests – Deletion & restriction of data – Revocation of consent – Right of objection
Right to information
You have the right to request confirmation as to whether we are processing personal data about you. If this is the case, you have a right to information on the information named in Art. 15 (1) DSGVO, insofar as the rights and freedoms of other persons are not affected (cf. Art. 15 (4) DSGVO). We will also be happy to provide you with a copy of the data.

Right of rectification
In accordance with Art. 16 DSGVO, you have the right to have any incorrectly stored personal data (such as address, name, etc.) corrected by us at any time. You can also request a completion of the data stored with us at any time. A corresponding adjustment will be made immediately.

Right to deletion
Pursuant to Art. 17 (1) DSGVO, you have the right to demand that we delete the personal data we have collected about you if

the data is either no longer required;
due to the revocation of your consent, the legal basis for the processing has ceased to exist without substitution;
you have objected to the processing and there are no legitimate grounds for the processing;
your data is processed unlawfully;
a legal obligation requires this or a collection pursuant to Art. 8 (1) DSGVO has taken place.
According to Art. 17 (3) DSGVO, the right does not exist if

processing is necessary for the exercise of the right to freedom of expression and information;
your data has been collected on the basis of a legal obligation;
the processing is necessary for reasons of public interest;
the data are necessary for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims.
Right to restriction of processing
According to Art. 18 (1) DSGVO, in individual cases you have the right to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data.

This is the case if

the accuracy of the personal data is disputed by you;
the processing is unlawful and you do not consent to its erasure;
the data is no longer needed for the purpose of processing, but the collected data is used for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims;
an objection to the processing has been lodged pursuant to Art. 21 (1) DSGVO and it is still unclear which interests prevail.
Right of revocation
If you have given us express consent to process your personal data (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO), you may revoke this consent at any time. Please note that the lawfulness of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until the revocation is not affected by this.

Right of objection
In accordance with Art. 21 DSGVO, you have the right to object at any time to the processing of personal data relating to you that has been collected on the basis of Art. 6 (1) f (in the context of a legitimate interest). You only have this right if there are special circumstances against the storage and processing.

How do you exercise your rights?
You can exercise your rights at any time by contacting us at the contact details below:

DHC Dr. Herterich & Consultants GmbH
Landwehrplatz 6-7
66111 Saarbruecken
Germany
E-mail: info@dhc-gmbh.com
Phone: 0681 936660
Fax: 0681 9366633

Right to data portability
In accordance with Art. 20 DSGVO, you have a right to the transfer of personal data concerning you. The data will be provided by us in a structured, common and machine-readable format. The data can be sent either to you or to a person responsible named by you.

We will provide you with the following data upon request pursuant to Art. 20 (1) DSGVO:

Data collected on the basis of express consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO;
Data that we have received from you in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b DSGVO within the framework of existing contracts;
Data that has been processed within the framework of an automated procedure.
We will transfer the personal data directly to a responsible party requested by you, insofar as this is technically feasible. Please note that we are not allowed to transfer data that interfere with the freedoms and rights of other persons pursuant to Art. 20 (4) DSGVO.

Right to complain to the supervisory authority pursuant to Art. 77 (1) DSGVO
If you suspect that your data is being processed illegally on our site, you can of course bring about a judicial clarification of the issue at any time. In addition, any other legal option is open to you. Independently of this, you have the option of contacting a supervisory authority in accordance with Art. 77 (1) DSGVO. The right of complaint pursuant to Art. 77 DSGVO is available to you in the EU Member State of your place of residence, your place of work and/or the place of the alleged infringement, i.e. you can choose the supervisory authority to which you turn from the places mentioned above. The supervisory authority to which the complaint has been submitted will then inform you of the status and outcome of your submission, including the possibility of a judicial remedy pursuant to Article 78 GDPR.

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