The data processing controller is:
.riess engineering europe gmbh
76307 Karlsbad, Germany
Tel.: +49 (0)7202 707-0
You will find definitions of the terms used (e.g. ‘personal data’ or ‘processing’) in Art. 4 of the GDPR.
Based on our legitimate interest (see Art. 6 (1) (f) of the GDPR), we collect website access data and store it on the website server as ‘server log files’. The following data is therefore logged:
- the web page visited
- the time of access
- the amount of data sent in bytes
- the browser used
- the operating system used
- the IP address used
Our servers automatically store data for security reasons, e.g. to be able to clarify cases of misuse. If data has to be erased for the sake of proof, erasure of the same shall be excluded until the incident has been finally clarified.
Measuring coverage and cookies
Common browsers offer users the option of rejecting cookies. Note: There is no guarantee that you will be able to access all of this website’s functions without restrictions if you make the appropriate settings.
Purpose of personal data collection and processing
We collect and use your personal data to the extent permitted by law. Your data shall not be disclosed to third parties without your consent. Personal data is all information that serves to identify you as a person and that can be traced back to you, such as your name, email address and phone number.
You can also visit this website without providing any personal information. However, we store your website access data (without any references to you personally) to improve our online services. This access data includes, for example, the file you requested or the name of your internet provider. Data anonymisation means that conclusions cannot be drawn about you as a person.
Submitting online applications
You can apply to .riess online. If you do so, we gain access to your personal data. If we cannot consider your application at present, we shall store your data for potential future collaboration subject to your consent.
Registering for events
You can usually register via our website for the events that .riess organises or takes part in. The data provided in this regard shall only be stored in connection with these events.
Handling contact details
If you contact us using the contact options offered, your details shall be stored so they can be used to process and respond to your enquiry. This data shall not be disclosed to third parties without your consent. You can revoke consent that you have already given at any time.
If you would like to revoke your consent, it is sufficient if you send us an informal notification to this effect by email to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Use of Twitter’s social media plugin
The website uses functions provided by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. The plugin informs Twitter Inc. that you have visited this website as a user. Your IP address may be stored in this regard. If you are logged into your Twitter account while visiting this website, this information shall be linked to your Twitter account.
If you use the plugin’s functions – e.g. by ‘tweeting’, ‘following’ or ‘liking’ a post – the corresponding information shall also be transmitted to Twitter Inc. If you would like to prevent Twitter Inc. from linking this data to your Twitter account, please log out of Twitter before visiting this website and delete the stored cookies. You can use your Twitter profile to make further data processing settings for advertising purposes or to object to the use of your data for advertising purposes.
You will find out more at https://twitter.com/privacy
Use of Google Maps
The website uses the product Google Maps from Google Inc.
The plugin informs Google Inc. that you have visited this website as a user. Your IP address may be stored in this regard.
Connections to Google servers are established to display geographical information and directions.
You will find out more at https://www.google.com/intl/en_gb/help/terms_maps/
Links to other websites
The .riess website may contain links to other companies’ websites. .riess is neither responsible for the contents of such websites nor for these companies’ data protection precautions.
The user’s rights
As a user, you have the right to request free information about the personal data stored about you. You also have the right to have incorrect data rectified, processing of your personal data restricted and your personal data erased. You may also exercise your right to data portability if applicable. If you believe that your data has been processed unlawfully, you may file a complaint with the competent supervisory authority.
Erasure of data
Unless your request conflicts with a legal data retention obligation (e.g. data preservation), you have a right to have your data erased. Data that we store shall be erased if we no longer require the same for its intended purpose and there are no legal retention periods. If erasure cannot be carried out because the data is required for permissible legal purposes, data processing shall be restricted. In this case, the data shall be blocked and not processed for other purposes.
Right of objection
Users of this website may exercise their right of objection and object to the processing of their personal data at any time.
Please contact us on the following email address if you would like us to rectify, block, erase or provide you with information about the personal data stored about you, if you have any questions regarding the collection, processing or use of your personal data, or if you would like to revoke your consent: email@example.com