Handelsgesellschaft Sparrenberg mbH (hereinafter: “We”) respects your privacy. Therefore, We take the protection of your personal data, such as name, company address, company e-mail address etc. very seriously.
This privacy notice informs about the processing of your personal data if and to the extent it is incurred when using Our website (hereinafter “Website”). In addition, all data subjects affected by such processing are informed of their rights.
The following company is the controller for processing your personal data as described in this data protection information:
Handelsgesellschaft Sparrenberg mbH
Brokstraße 77, 33605 Bielefeld, Deutschland
Tel.: +49 521 / 155-2668
The privacy notice contains the following terms set forth in the EU General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (“GDPR”).
Personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (hereinafter: “You”). A natural person is considered to be identifiable who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person.
Processing means any operation or set of operations which is performed on personal data, whether or not by automated means, such as collection, recording, organisation, structuring, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, restriction, erasure or destruction.
The controller is the natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body which, alone or jointly with others, decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data. Where the purposes and means of processing are determined by Union or Member State law, the controller or the specific criteria for its nomination may be provided for by Union or Member State law.
The processor is a natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body which processes personal data on behalf of the controller.
Consent of the data subject means any freely given, specific, informed and unambiguous indication of the data subject’s wishes by which he or she, by a statement or by a clear affirmative action, signifies agreement to the processing of personal data relating to him or her.
Supervisory authority means an independent public authority which is established by a Member State pursuant to Article 51 GDPR.
3. Legal basis of processing
We process Your personal data if and to the extent that this is necessary for the establishment, implementation or termination of a contractual or quasi-contractual relationship.
The legal basis for the processing of personal data relating to a contractual or quasi-contractual relationship is Art. 6 (1) sentence 1 b GDPR. This also applies to processing operations that are necessary to carry out pre-contractual measures.
In addition, We process Your personal data if and to the extent that You have given us Your consent. The data is only used for the purpose and scope stated in the written consent.
The legal basis for the processing of data on the basis of Your consent is Art. 6 (1) sentence 1 a GDPR.
- If the processing is necessary for the protection of a legitimate interest of Us or a third party and the interests, fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject do not outweigh the former interest, Art. 6 (1) sentence 1 f GDPR serves as the legal basis.
4. Duration of processing
We process Your personal data only for the period required to achieve the purpose of the storage or if this is provided for by the relevant statutory regulations. If the purpose of storage does not apply or if a storage period prescribed by the relevant statutory regulations expires, the personal data will be erased routinely in accordance with statutory provisions or processing will be restricted. In the case of contractual relationships, this applies accordingly until the expiry of the statutory limitation periods.
- The personal data will be erased after the termination of the contractual or quasi-contractual relationships in compliance with the legal preservation requirements.
- The personal data will be erased in compliance with the legal preservation requirements after completion of the purpose pursued with the consent.
- The personal data will be erased in compliance with the legal preservation requirements after reaching the legitimate interests or after an objection has been raised.
5. Categories of recipients of personal data
The data is processed by Ourselves and, as far as We have not expressly excluded, by data processors and, based on Your corresponding consent or in accordance with the contracts concluded by Our companies, also by third parties. Otherwise, data will only be disclosed to third parties if there are legitimate interests in accordance with Art. 6 (1) sentence 1 f GDPR. Accordingly, Our web hosts also have access to the data generated when using Our Website.
In other respects, Your personal data will not be disclosed. In particular, We will not sell or otherwise use it. We will process the data only on official or legal requests as well as in the event of legal disclosure requirements, in particular transmit it to government agencies.
Within the framework of the contractual relationships, Your personal data may be transmitted to third parties, which process this data solely for the purpose of performance of the contractual purpose.
Within the framework of giving consent, Your personal data may be transmitted to third parties, which process this data solely for the purpose of giving consent.
Within the framework of the legitimate interests, Your personal data may be transmitted to third parties, which process this data solely for the purpose of meeting such legitimate interests.
6. Transmission to third countries
In the event that Your personal data is transmitted to third-country non-EU/EEA sites, this will only be done if the EU Commission has decided that the third country, territory or multiple specific sectors in that third country provide an adequate level of protection or adequate or appropriate data protection guarantees have been provided within the meaning of Art. 46 or Art. 47 or Art. 49 GDPR.
7. Rights of data subjects
Right of access
You have the right to request information from Us as to whether We process personal data of You (Art. 15 GDPR). If Your personal data is processed, You have the right to obtain information about the personal data processed concerning You (Art. 15 GDPR).
Right to rectification
You have the right to demand the immediate rectification of inaccurate personal data concerning You (Art. 16 GDPR).
Right to erasure (right to be forgotten)
You have the right to demand the immediate erasure of personal data concerning You (Art. 17 GDPR).
Right to restriction of processing
You have the right to demand that We restrict processing (Art. 18 GDPR).
Right to data portability
You have the right to assert Your right to data portability with regard to personal data concerning You (Art. 20 GDPR).
Right to object
You have the right to object to processing of personal data concerning You which is based on Art. 6 (1) sentence 1 e or f GDPR at any time. The legality of data processing carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.
If Your personal data is used to operate direct advertising, You have the right to object hereto at any time (Article 21 (2) GDPR).
If You raise an objection, We will no longer process the personal data. The legality of data processing carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.
8. Right to withdraw consent
You have the right to withdraw Your consent to the processing of personal data at any time. The legality of data processing carried out until the withdrawal remains unaffected by the withdrawal whereby, in this case, You have the right to withdraw Your consent for the future. You may address the withdrawal by letter or e-mail to the contact details of the controller mentioned under section 1. above. The legality of data processing carried out until the assertion of Your rights remains unaffected hereof.
9. Right to complain to a supervisory authority
In addition to these rights, You have a right to file complaints with the supervisory authority in charge of data protection (North Rhine-Westphalia: North Rhine-Westphalia Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information, Düsseldorf).
10. Duty to provide personal data
In some cases, the provision of Your personal data is required by law (such as tax regulations) or is also the result of contractual arrangements (such as details of the contracting party).
Also for a contract conclusion it may be necessary that You provide Us with personal data, which must be subsequently processed by Us. Failure to provide Your personal data would mean that the contract could not be concluded with You. If You do not wish to provide personal data in these cases, You may contact the controller mentioned in section 1. above by mail or e-mail. We clarify on a case-by-case basis whether the provision of the personal data is required by law or contract or is required for the conclusion of the contract, whether there is an obligation to provide the personal data and what would be the consequence of non-provision of the personal data.
11. Data protection officer
If You have any questions regarding the processing of Your personal data, please contact Our data protection officer:
Handelsgesellschaft Sparrenberg mbH
Data protection officer
12. Rechtsgrundlage, Zwecke und Dauer der Verarbeitungen
Establishment of contact
If You contact Us by e-mail, through a contact form or via the suggestion system for new search words, the personal data provided by You will also be processed. However, this data processing is limited to the purpose of processing the inquiries or contacting You.
If You contact Us by e-mail, through a contact form or in a similar form (for example, inquiries about the future inclusion of search words requested by You), the personal data provided by You will also be processed. However, this data processing is limited to the purpose of processing the inquiries or contacting You.
If consent has been given, the legal basis for this processing is Art. 6 (1) sentence 1 a GDPR.
Visit of the Website
When visiting our website, no personal data is stored in log files.
The different types of cookies used on Our Website are described below.
Description of cookies used
Purposes of processing
The cookies are subject to different storage periods. Both “session cookies” and “permanent cookies” are used on Our Website:
Session cookies serve to enable You to use Our services without restriction and to make the most comfortable use of Our Website for the current visit to Our site.
Session cookies are mandatory for Our Website and its functions to work properly. They make it possible to improve the convenience and performance of websites and to make various functions available. This allows e.g. information that has already been entered (e.g. user name, language selection) to be saved/stored to save You the necessity of re-entering it.
The session cookies used in Our application are only necessary cookies. Performance cookies, marketing cookies and third-party cookies are not used in Our application.
Session cookies used by Us:
- Storage of a checksum, which should help us to protect against automated unwanted access.
Permanent cookies serve to allow You to use Our Website as comfortably as possible beyond the current visit and are used by Us only for this purpose.
Permanent cookie used by Us:
- "Remember language" function. This causes the system to be able to read the preferred language from the cookie even across sessions (i.e. after closing the browser) and makes it easier to call up our website again. The use/non-use of this cookie does not affect the functionality of our application.
The legal basis for this is our legitimate interest (Art. 6 para. 1 f) GDPR) or § 15 para. 1 TMG.
Duration of processing
Session cookies are only stored during Your current visit to Our Website.
Permanent cookies are temporarily stored locally in Your Internet browser even after You have visited Our Website (temporary cookies). Deactivating these cookies usually does not affect the usability of Our Website.
14. Changes to this data protection information
We reserve the right to change this information at any time in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations.