Grawe-Seebauer-Schneider GdbR, as the provider of the website www.gss-audio.com and responsible body, takes its obligation to data protection very seriously and designs its website in such a way that only as little personal data as necessary is collected, processed and used. Under no circumstances will personal data be rented or sold to third parties for advertising purposes. No personal data will be used for advertising or marketing purposes without the express consent of the visitor. At Grawe-Seebauer-Schneider GdbR, access to personal data is only granted to those persons who need this data to carry out their tasks within the responsible body, who are informed about the legal provisions on data protection and who have undertaken to comply with them in accordance with the applicable legal provisions (Section 5 of the German Federal Data Protection Act [BDSG], or Article 5 of the EU General Data Protection Regulation [EU-DSGVO]). The collection, processing, use and transmission of the collected personal data takes place according to § 28 para. 1 and para. 3 BDSG, or, as of 25.05.2018, Art. 6. para. 1 EU-DSGVO, in each case only to the extent necessary for the implementation of a contractual relationship between Grawe-Seebauer-Schneider GdbR as the responsible entity, and the visitor, as the data subject.
Changes in the purpose of processing and use of data
Anonymous data collection
In principle, you can visit the websites of the responsible entity without telling us who you are. We only learn the name of your Internet service provider, the website from which you visit us, and the web pages you visit on our site. This information is evaluated for statistical purposes. You remain anonymous as an individual user.
Collection and processing of personal data
Personal data is only collected if you provide it to us, for example, for the purpose of implementing a contractual relationship between the Grawe-Seebauer-Schneider GdbR, as the responsible body, and the visit, as the person concerned. In doing so, the responsible party adheres to the requirements of Art. 5 and 6 EU-DSGVO. Within the scope of the personalized services of the responsible party, your registration data will be processed, subject to your consent, for the purpose of sending you our newsletter, or for the needs-based design of the electronic services offered. You have the option to object to the storage of your personal data at any time. To do so, please send an e-mail to email@example.com with the subject „Unsubscribe“. The processing and use of your personal data is carried out in accordance with the provisions of the BDSG or, as of 25.05.2018, the EU-DSGVO.
Export and processing of data in countries outside the European Economic Area
There is no export of your personal data to states outside the European Economic Area (hereinafter referred to as EEA).
Insofar as you have logged into Google or have a YouTube account, personal data may be exported to the USA. For further explanations and options to prevent this data export, please refer to the section „Use of YouTube plugins“.
The service providers engaged by the controller are based and operate their IT infrastructure exclusively within the EEA. This also applies to any use of cloud-based services. Contracts exist with the service providers that comply with the data protection and data security requirements of the European Data Protection Directive (95/46/EC) and German data protection law, or, as of 25.05.2018, the EU-DSGVO. Even in the event of the involvement of external service providers, Grawe-Seebauer-SchneiderGdbR remains the controller.
Use and disclosure of personal data
The personal data collected within the framework of the websites of the responsible body will only be used without your consent for the purpose of processing contracts and handling your inquiries. In addition, your data will only be used for advertising and market research purposes by the responsible party if you have given your prior consent. Otherwise, your data will not be passed on to other third parties. Of course, you can revoke your respective consent at any time with effect for the future.
For your information, you will find links on our pages that refer to pages of third parties. As far as this is not obviously recognizable, we point out that it is an external link. The responsible body has no influence on the content and design of these pages of other providers. The guarantees of this data protection declaration therefore do not apply to external providers.
The responsible party uses so-called „cookies“ to customize and optimize the customer’s online experience and online time. A cookie is a text file that is either temporarily stored in the computer’s memory („session cookie“) or stored on the hard drive („permanent“ cookie). Cookies contain, for example, information about the user’s previous accesses to the corresponding server or information about which offers have been called up so far. Cookies are not used to run programs or download viruses onto your computer. The main purpose of cookies is rather to provide an offer tailored specifically to the customer and to make the use of the service as comfortable as possible.
The responsible entity uses session cookies as well as permanent cookies.
The responsible party predominantly uses „session cookies“, which are not stored on the customer’s hard drive and are deleted when the browser is exited. Session cookies are used for login authentication and load balancing.
Use of analysis programs
The Responsible Entity carries out or has carried out analyses of the behavior of its customers in the context of the use of its Service. For this purpose, anonymized or pseudonymized usage profiles are created. The usage profiles are created for the sole purpose of constantly improving the service of the responsible party. As part of the web analysis, the responsible party also uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. („Google“), which the responsible party uses Google Analytics with the extension „_anonymizeIp()“. This means that the IP addresses are only processed in a shortened form in order to exclude direct personal references. The collection and storage of data in this context can be revoked at any time with the data collection and storage that takes place in this context can be objected to at any time with effect for the future. Please contact Google directly for this purpose. Google requires its users, such as the responsible party, to use the following instruction in their data protection declarations. GSS Audio complies with this request by reproducing the following text:
Use of Facebook social plugins
Use of Twitter
You can change your privacy settings on Twitter in the account settings at:
Use of Instagram social plugins
Use of YouTube plugins
The responsible party uses the provider YouTube, among others, for the integration of videos. YouTube is operated by YouTube LLC with headquarters at 901 Cherry Avenue, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. YouTube is represented by Google Inc. with headquarters at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. The responsible body uses plugins of the provider YouTube on its website. When you call up our website provided with a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. This transmits to the YouTube server which Internet pages you have visited. If you are logged in as a member of YouTube, YouTube assigns this information to your personal user account. When using the plugin, such as clicking on the start button of a video, this information is also assigned to your user account. You can prevent this assignment by logging out of your YouTube user account as well as other user accounts of the companies YouTube LLC and Google Inc. before using our website and deleting the corresponding cookies of the companies. Further information on data processing and notes on data protection by YouTube (Google) can be found at www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/.
Further information and contacts
If you have further questions on the subject of „data protection at the data controller“, please contact the data protection officer of Grawe-Seebauer-Schneider GdbR You can ask which of your data is stored by us. In addition, you can send information, requests for deletion and correction of your data and also suggestions at any time by letter or e-mail to the following address:
GSS-Audio Grawe-Seebauer-Schneider GdbR
Am Neugrund 39