Data Privacy Policy

Data privacy policy

We are pleased that you are visiting our website. We take the protection of your personal data very seriously.

Please find information below according to Articles 13 and 14 of the GDPR on processing your personal data which we are pleased to provide in this data privacy policy.

1. Processing of personal data when using our website.

1.1 Accessing the website

(1) For purely informative use of our website, i.e. if you do not register or transfer information to us by other means, we only collect the personal data that your browser transfers to our server.

In this regard, we collect the following information that is technically necessary for us to display our website and to ensure its stability and safety:

  • IP address of the requesting processor
  • Date and time of the request
  • Name and URL of the file retrieved
  • Information on the operating system and its status of access/HTTP status code
  • Volume of data transmitted
  • Website from which our site was accessed
  • Browser and language and version of the browser software

(2) The legal basis for processing is the balancing of interests according to Art. 6 Para. 1 (1) Letter f of the GDPR.
The data specified are processed by us for the following purposes:

  • To ensure trouble-free connection to the website
  • Evaluation of system safety and stability.
  • Analysis of unauthorised access or attempts to access the system

(3) The listed data are automatically deleted after a period of one month.


1.2 White Paper Download

(1) Visitors of the website can download the BrSM White Paper. To do this, you need to complete a form by filling in the following mandatory fields: e-mail address, country, affiliation. In addition, you have to check a box to confirm that you accept the Privacy Policy statement.
Optionally, you can check another box to confirm that you agree to receive additional information on BrSM.
The data entered in this form is used for the following purposes:

  • E-mail address: to send you information on BrSM updates (only if you have checked this box)
  • Country and affiliation: to better understand the needs of our target audience and improve the content of our website

None of the personal data entered into the contact form is forwarded to third parties.

(2) The legal basis for processing is the balancing of interests according to Art.  6 Para. 1 (1) Letter f of the GDPR.
The data specified are processed by us for the following purposes:

  • Customer service and support.

(3) The listed data will be stored until you revoke your consent.

 

2. Notes on consent for provision of the personal data

(1) If you have given consent for processing of your data, you may withdraw this at any time. Such a withdrawal of consent affects the admissibility of processing your personal data based on the consent you gave before its withdrawal.

When withdrawing your consent, we kindly ask you to use one of the contact options listed in the Impressum section.

(2) The provision of personal data is not a statutory or contractual requirement, or a requirement necessary to enter into a contract.

 

3. Recipients of personal data

(1) Within the EU/EEC:
All website data are stored on servers within the EU/EEC Member States.

(2) Outside of the EU/EEC – third countries
Transfer to a third country (outside of the EU/EEC) does not take place.

 

4. Use of cookies

We use cookies to make our website attractive and user-friendly, to optimise it and to process requests more quickly.

These are small text files that are saved on your computer and which store certain settings and data for exchange with our system via your browser. Cookies do not damage your computer and do not contain any malware such as viruses.

We use cookies that are necessary for operating the website. These ensure functions without which the website cannot be used as intended.
These are session cookies that are only saved on your computer for the duration of your visit to our website.

The legal basis for processing is the balancing of interests according to Art.  6 Para. 1 (1) Letter f of the GDPR.

 

5. Your rights

(1) You have the following rights in regard to your personal data:

  • Art. 15 of the GDPR Right of access
    Right of access to your personal data that is stored by us.
  • Art. 16 of the GDPR Right to rectification
    Right to rectification of your personal data that is inaccurate.
  • Art. 17 of the GDPR Right to erasure   
    Erasure of your personal data provided that no statutory retention periods exist.
  • Art. 18 of the GDPR Right to restriction of processing
    If certain conditions are met, you have the right to restriction of processing of your personal data and these will not be processed further.
  • Art. 20 GDPR Right to data portability
    Right to data portability of your personal data that you provided to us.
  • Art. 21 of the GDPR Right to object to processing

 

(2) You also have the right to lodge a complaint with a data protection Supervisory Authority.

(3) There is no automated decision-making including profiling according to Article 22 Para. 1 and 4.

 

6. External links

Our website contains links to third party websites that are specially designated and whose content is not located on our server. The external contents of these links was checked when the links were set up. However, it cannot be ruled out that the contents were subsequently amended by the respective providers. If you should notice that the content of external providers infringes any applicable laws, then please advise us. This data privacy policy only applies to the content on our servers.

 

7. Contact details

(1) The name and contact details of the controller and their representative:
Biologische Heilmittel Heel GmbH
Dr.-Reckeweg-Str. 2-4
76532 Baden-Baden
e-mail: info@heel.de

You can find more information in the Impressum section.

(2) Contact details of the Data Protection Officer:

Biologische Heilmittel Heel GmbH
Data Protection Officer
Dr.-Reckeweg-Str. 2-4
76532 Baden-Baden
e-mail: dataprotection@heel.com

 

8. Amendments to this data privacy policy

We will revise this data privacy policy from time to time to adapt it to the state-of-the-art or to revised legal frameworks.
Therefore, we recommend that you regularly inform yourself about changes to this webpage.

Dated: May 2018