Data Protection

1. Name and Contact Details of Data Controller and Company Data Protection Officer

This data protection information applies to data processing by:

Person(s) responsible:  
Dolce Lauda Rechtsanwälte Avvocati Partnerschaftsgesellschaft mbB
(hereinafter: Dolce Lauda)

Arndtstr. 34 -36
60325 Frankfurt am Main
Germany
E-mail: info@dolce.de
Phone: +49 (0)69-9207150
Fax: +49 (0)69-289859

Dolce Lauda's data protection officer can be contacted at the above address, Ms. Brückner, or at datenschutz@dolce.de.

2. Collection and Storage of Personal Data and Nature and Purpose of Use

When visiting the website

When you call up our website www.dolce.de, the browser used on your terminal device automatically sends information to the server of our website. This information is temporarily stored in a log file. The following information is recorded without your intervention and stored until automated deletion:

o   IP address of the requesting computer,

o   Date and time of access,

o   Name and URL of the retrieved file,

o   Website from which access is made (referrer URL),

o   Browser used and, if applicable, the operating system of your computer as well as the name of your access provider.

The data referred to will be processed by us for the following purposes:

o   to ensure a smooth establishment of the connection to the website,

o   to ensure easy use of our website,

o   to analyse system safety and stability as well as

o   for other administrative purposes.

The legal basis for data processing is Section 6 (1) P. 1 (f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest arises from the purposes listed above for the collection of data. Under no circumstances do we use the collected data for the purpose of drawing conclusions about your person.

3. Data Transfer

Your personal data will not be transferred to third parties for purposes other than those listed below.

We will only pass on your personal data to third parties if:

o   you have given your express consent to this according to Section 6 (1) sentence 1 (a) GDPR.

o   the disclosure according to Section 6 (1) sentence 1 (f) GDPR is necessary for the assertion, exercise or defence of legal claims and there is no reason to assume that you have an overriding legitimate interest in not disclosing your data,

o   in the event that there is a legal obligation to pass on data according to Section 6 (1) sentence 1 (c) GDPR, and

o   this is legally permissible and required for the execution of contractual relationships with you according to Section 6 (1) sentence 1 (b) GDPR.

4. Cookies

We use cookies on our site. These are small files that are automatically created by your browser and stored on your device (laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.) when you visit our site. Cookies do not damage your device, do not contain viruses, Trojan horses or other malicious software.

The cookie is used to store information that is generated in connection with the specific end device used. However, this does not mean that we are directly aware of your identity.

The use of cookies serves on the one hand to make the use of our offer more pleasant for you. We use so-called session cookies to recognize that you have already visited individual pages of our website. These are automatically deleted after leaving our site.

We also use temporary cookies that are stored on your device for a specified period of time to help us improve usability. If you return to our site to use our services, we will automatically recognize that you have already been with us and what inputs and settings you have made to avoid having to re-enter them.

On the other hand, we use cookies in order to statistically record the use of our website and to evaluate it for you for the purpose of optimising our offer (see point 5). These cookies enable us to automatically recognise that you have already visited us when you visit our website again. These cookies are automatically deleted after a defined period of time.

The data processed by cookies are necessary for the purposes mentioned to safeguard our legitimate interests and those of third parties according to Section 6 (1) sentence 1 (f) GDPR.

Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can configure your browser so that no cookies are stored on your computer or a message always appears before a new cookie is created. Complete deactivation of cookies can, however, prevent you from using all the functions of our website.

5. Rights of data subjects

You have the right:

o   to request information about your personal data processed by us according to Section 15 GDPR. In particular, you may request information about the purposes of the processing, the category of personal data, the categories of recipients to whom your data has been or will be disclosed, the planned storage period, the existence of a right of rectification, deletion, limitation or objection, the existence of a right of complaint, the origin of your data if it has not been collected from us, as well as the existence of an automated decision making process including profiling and, if applicable, meaningful information on its details;

o   according to Section 16 GDPR to immediately request the correction of incorrect or incomplete personal data stored by us;

o   to demand the deletion of your personal data stored by us according to Section 17 GDPR, unless processing is necessary for exercising the right to freedom of expression and information, for fulfilling a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or for asserting, exercising or defending legal claims;

o   to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data according to Section 18 GDPR if the accuracy of the data is disputed by you, the processing is unlawful but you refuse its deletion and we no longer need the data, but you need it to assert, exercise or defend legal claims or you have objected to the processing according to Section 21 GDPR;

o   according to Section 20 GDPR, to receive your personal data which you have provided to us in a structured, common and machine-readable format or to request transmission to another responsible person;

o   according to Section 7 para. 3 GDPR, to revoke your consent once given to us at any time. As a result, we may no longer continue the data processing based on this consent in the future, and

o   to complain to a supervisory authority according to Section 77 GDPR. As a rule, you can contact the supervisory authority of your usual place of residence or workplace or of our office for this purpose.

6. Right of Objection

If your personal data are processed on the basis of legitimate interests according to Section 6 (1) sentence 1 (f) GDPR, you have the right, according to Section 21 GDPR, to object to the processing of your personal data if there are reasons for doing so which arise from your particular situation or if the objection is directed against direct advertising. In the latter case, you have a general right of objection which is implemented by us without stating a particular situation.

If you wish to exercise your right of revocation or objection, simply send an e-mail to datenschutz@dolce.de.

7. Data Security

We use the SSL (Secure Socket Layer) method in conjunction with the highest level of encryption supported by your browser, which is usually 256-bit encryption. If your browser does not support 256-bit encryption, we use 128-bit v3 technology instead. You can tell whether an individual page of our website is transferred in encrypted manner by the locked display of the key or lock symbol in the lower status bar of your browser.

We also use suitable technical and organisational security measures to protect your data against accidental or intentional manipulation, partial or complete loss, destruction or against unauthorised access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments.

8. Scope of and Amendments to this Privacy Policy 

This Privacy Policy is currently valid and has been valid since May 2018.

As a result of the further development of our website and offers on it or due to changed legal or official requirements, it may become necessary to amend this Privacy Policy. The current Privacy Policy can be called up and printed out by you at any time on the website at https://www.dolce.de/datenschutz.