The legal basis of data protection can be found in the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and in the German Telemedia Act (TMG).
Sprachfuchs Übersetzungsservice GmbH collects data on each access to the website (so-called server log files). This includes the:
name of website or file, date, time, data transmitted, retrieval status, operating system, type and version of the browser, referrer URL, IP address and provider.
Sprachfuchs Übersetzungsservice GmbH uses this data for statistical purposes only.
Personal data includes information such as the name, e-mail address or telephone number of a specific person.
Personal data will only be collected and processed by Sprachfuchs Übersetzungsservice GmbH if it is permitted by law or if the person has given his or her express consent to the data collection.
When contact is made with Sprachfuchs Übersetzungsservice GmbH (via quotation form, e-mail, Skype etc.), personal data will be stored for processing the request.
Comments and Posts
The IP address, date and time will be stored if the user submits a comment or other contributions.
Users can subscribe to reply comments on a text. For this purpose, users will receive a confirmation e-mail to verify their identity as a receiver. Users have the option of unsubscribing from the comment subscriptions. They will receive an e-mail confirmation with all the information.
The newsletter informs users about special offers and other important events.
If a user wants to receive the newsletter, a current e-mail address and other information is required. The latter is used to verify the accuracy of the newsletter reception. Thus it can be determined whether the owner of the e-mail address really wants to receive the newsletter. No further data will be collected. The collected data will only be used for sending the newsletter and will not be disclosed to any third party.
The IP address, date and time will be stored if a user subscribes to the newsletter.
The permission for data collection and the sending of the newsletter can be revoked at any time. The revocation shall be carried out through an inserted link at the bottom of the newsletter or by e-mail, fax or post.
Data that is entered during the registration will only be used for the offer.
Users can set their browser in such a way that cookies are restricted or completely avoided. However, it should be noted that the use of the website may be restricted without cookies.
The information generated by the cookie will be stored on the Sprachfuchs Übersetzungsservice GmbH server. The IP address will be anonymised before the data is processed and saved.
Services and Content of Third Parties
It is possible that content from third parties appears on this website, such as media from YouTube, Google-Maps, RSS-Feeds or graphics from other sites. The third party provider will store the user’s IP address since content cannot be sent to the browser without an IP address. For this reason, the IP address is required to retrieve the contents. Sprachfuchs Übersetzungsservice GmbH attempts only to show content where the provider uses the IP address for displaying contents only. However, Sprachfuchs Übersetzungsservice GmbH has no influence over whether a third party provider stores the IP address for statistical purposes. The use of the data by third party providers can be found in the third parties’ privacy policies.
The following third party providers are used on www.sprachfuchs.com:
- Google AdSense
Sprachfuchs Übersetzungsservice GmbH is participant in the Amazon Europe S.à.r.l. partner programme as well as a participant its advertising programme. It is possible to earn advertising expenses through advertisements and links from Amazon with a medium that is provided by this programme.
This website uses Facebook plugins of the social network Facebook that is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. The plugins can be identified by the f logo.
If a user accesses this website with such plugins, a connection will be set up between the browser and the Facebook server. Facebook transmits the content of the plugins directly to the browser that will be integrated into the website. Sprachfuchs Übersetzungsservice GmbH therefore has no influence over which and how much data will be collected from Facebook with this plugin.
Facebook is informed by this plugin that a user has accessed the appropriate site. Facebook can allocate the visit to the appropriate Facebook account if a user is logged in to Facebook.
If a user interacts with a plugin (such as the “Like” button, comments etc.), the browser sends this information directly to Facebook and it will be stored there. However, it is possible that the IP address will be collected and stored if the user is not a Facebook member. According to Facebook, only an anonymised IP address will be stored in Germany.
If a user does not want data to be collected and allocated to his or her Facebook account, he or she needs to log off. Furthermore, it is possible to disable the plugins from Facebook with browser add-ons.
A Google server in the USA receives with the aid of cookies and Web Beacons information about the use of the website (including IP address) and the provision of advertising formats that are transmitted and stored there. Google can pass this information on to contractual partners, although the IP address and stored data will not be merged.
Twitter buttons can be found on this website. The buttons are offered by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. The Twitter buttons can be identified by the white bird with a blue background. It is possible to follow Sprachfuchs Übersetzungsservice GmbH on Twitter with this button.
If a user retrieves the website, the browser sends this information directly to Twitter. Twitter transmits the content of the plugins directly to the browser that will be integrated into the website. Sprachfuchs Übersetzungsservice GmbH therefore has no influence over which and how much data will be collected from Twitter with this plugin. In this case, only anonymised IP addresses will be stored.
Users of this website have the right to obtain information on request about their personal data that is stored. Furthermore, a user can insist that incorrect data is corrected and personal data shall be suspended or deleted if there is no legal obligation to preserve records.