Legal Notice



Information according to § 5 TMG:
Katharina Grelck
ktexts
Richard-Linde-Weg 15B
21033 Hamburg

Contact:
Telephone: +49176 223 661 70
E-Mail: kathi.grelck@ktexts.com

Responsible for the content according to §55 Abs. 2 RStV:
Katharina Grelck
Richard-Linde-Weg 15B
21033 Hamburg

Mediation

The European Comission offers a platform for online mediation: Click here. You can find my e-mail address in the contact section above. I am not obliged to participate in any mediation processes. In case of an issue, please feel free to directly contact me.

Accountability for content

As a service provider I am responsible for my own contents on this site according to §7 Abs.1 TMG. According to §§ 8 to 10 TMG, however, I am not responsible for monitoring sent or saved external information or for researching cases that indicate an illegal action. Responsibilities to delete or block the usage of information according to general law remains untouched by this. An accountability regarding this is, however, only possible after I have been made aware of a precise violation of rights. After I am aware of respective violations, I will immediately delete the affected content.

Accountability for links

My service includes links to external websites which content I cannot influence. Therefor I can not warrant this external content. The respective owner or provider of websites is always responsible for the content of the linked websites. These websites will be checked concerning any violation of rights upon the time of linking them. Illegal or violating content was not identifiable at this time. A permanent control of linked websites is not reasonable without any precise lead. After I am aware of a violation of rights, I will immediately delete the links.

Copyright

The by me as the website owner created content and works on this website are subject to the German copyright. Duplicating, editing, spreading and any kind of use outside of the copyright need my written agreement. Downloads and copies of this websites are only allowed for personal, non-commercial use. If any content on this website is not created by me, I regard the copyright of any third party. Especially, I will indicate contents of third parties as such. Should you be made aware of a violation of copyright anways, I ask for you to inform me. After I am made aware of any violation of copyrights, I will immediately delete the respective content.


Data Privacy Statement


1. Data privacy overview

General information

The following information give you a simple overview of what happens with your personal data when visiting my website. Personal data is all data with which you can be identified. You can find more in-depth information on the topic data privacy down below in my data privacy statement.

Data collection on my website

Who is responsible for the collection of data on this website?

I, the operater of this website, collect data. You can find my contact information in the Legal Notice of this website.

How do I collect your data?

On the one hand, your data is collected by you giving it to me. Other data is automatically collected by my IT systems upon entering this websites. This is mainly technical data (e.g. your internet browser or time of entry).

What do I use your data for?

Part of the data is collected to ensure the error-free supply of the website. Other data serve the purpose of me contacting you after you initiated contact with me.

What rights do you have regarding your data?

At any given time do you have the right to receive information on the origin, recipient and purpose of your saved personal data. You also have the right to have the data corrected, blocked or deleted. You can always contact me on this or related topics of data privacy. You also have the right to make a complaint with the respective surveillance authority. Under certain circumstances, you have the right to demand a limitation of the use of your personal data. You can find more information on this further below.

2. General and mandatory information

Data privacy

As the operator of this website, I, Katharina Grelck, take the protection of your personal data seriously. I therefor treat your personal data as confidential and in accordance with the legal data privacy regulations and the contents of this declaration. I do however need to point out that the transmission of data on the internet – e.g. when communicating via e-mail – can have security flaws even with high security precautions have been made. A flawless protection of data from the access of third parties can never be warranted by a website operator.

Information on the responsible body

The responsible body for the processing of data on this website is: ktexts
Katharina Grelck
Text, Translation, Lectorate
Richard-Linde-Weg 15B
21033 Hamburg
Telephone: +49176 223 661 70
E-Mail: kathi.grelck@ktexts.com

The responsible body is, by definition, a natural or artificial person that decides on their own or in partnership with other about the purposes and means of processing your personal data, that include your name, e-mail address and other information.

Cancellation of your agreement on the processing of data

Many actions of data processing are only realizable with your explicit agreement. You can cancel an already made agreement by sending me an informal message via e-mail. The legality of the processing of data before your cancellation remains untouched by the cancellation.

Right of objection against the collection of data in special cases as well as against direct advertisement (Art. 21 DSGVO)

If the processing of data is carried out on the base of Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. e or f DSGVO, you at all times have the right to object to the processing of your personal data for reasons that result from your special situation. This is also true for profiling that is based on these regulations. The respective legal foundation that the processing is based on, can be found in other places within this data privacy statement. If you object, your data will no longer be processed unless I can verify reasons for the processing that outweigh your interest, rights and freedom or if the processing serves the enforcement or defense of legal claims (Objection according to Art. 21 Abs. 1 DSGVO).

If the processing of data is carried out on the base of Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. e or f DSGVO, you at all times have the right to object to the processing of your personal data for reasons that result from your special situation. This is also true for profiling that is based on these regulations. The respective legal foundation that the processing is based on, can be found in other places within this data privacy statement. If you object, your data will no longer be processed unless I can verify reasons for the processing that outweigh your interest, rights and freedom or if the processing serves the enforcement or defense of legal claims (Objection according to Art. 21 Abs. 1 DSGVO).

Right to make a complaint with the respective surveillance authority

People that are affected by violations of the DSGVO have a right to make a complaint with their respective surveillance authority, especially in the member state of their ordinary presence, their workplace or place of alleged violation. The right to make a complaint remains untouched by any other administraive or judicial legal remedies.

Right on data transferability

You have the right to demand me handing over the data that I process on the basis of your agreement or in executing a contract, to you or a third party in an established, machine readable format. If you demand the handing over of data to another responsible party, this request can only be carried out if technically possible.

SSL / TLS encoding

This page uses a SSL/ TSL encoding for security purposes and to secure the transfer of classified content like orders or requests that you send to me. You can recognize an encoded connection by the switch from http:// to https:// in the address line and by the green lock symbol in the browser line. When the SSL/ TSL encoding is active, the data that you transfer to me cannot be read by third parties.

Right on limitation of processing

You have the right to demand the limitation of the processing of your data. You can always contact me regarding this matter. The right on limitation of processing is active in the following cases:

If you have limited the processing of your personal data, this data – except for its storage – may only be processed with your agreement or to defend or enforce legal claims or to secure the rights of another natural or legal person or for reasons of an important public interest of the European Union or one of its members.

3. Data collection on my website

Cookies

The website uses so-called cookies. Cookies do not cause any harm on your computer and do not contain any viruses. They serve the purposes of making my services and content more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer and that are saved by your browser. Most of the cookies used on this website are so-called session cookies. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain saved on your end device until you delete them. My IT systems can therefor recognize your browser upon your next visit and provide the page even faster.

Server log files

The provider of the website automatically collects and saves data that your browser automatically transfers to me in so-called server log files. Those are: The data extracted from this data sources is not combined. The collection of the data happens on the basis of Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. f DSGVO. As the operator of the website, I have a legimitate interest in the error-free display and optimization of my website for which the server log files have to be collected.

Requests via e-mail, telephone or airmail

If you contact me via e-mail, telephone or airmail, your request including all resulting personal data (name, request) are saved and processed by me for the purpose of handling your request. I of course do not hand this information over without your agreement. The processing of this data happens on the basis of Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. b DSGVO, if your request is connected to the fullfillment of a contract or necessary for means precedent to a contract. In any other case, the processing is based on your agreement (Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. a DSGVO) and/ or my legitimate interests (Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. f DSGVO) since I want to handle and answer your request effectively. The data that you hand over to me via e-mail, telephone or airmail remains with me until you request the deletion, revoke your agreement to the saving or until the purpose of the data saving omits (e.g. after completion of the handling of your request). Mandatory legal instructions – especially regarding legal retention periods – remain untouched by this

Processing of data (customer data, contract data)

I collect and process personal data only as far as needed for the justification, content design or alteration of the legal relationship (base data). This happens on the basis of Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. b DSGVO that allows the processing of data for the purpose of executing a contract or means precedent to a contract. I collect and process personal data on the usage of my website (user data) as far as necessary to enable or bill the claim of my service for the user. The collected data is deleted after completion of the request or termination of the business relationship. Legal retention periods remain untouched.

4. Plugins and tools

Google Web Fonts

This webiste uses so-called web fonts that are provided by Google to ensure a unfiorm display of fonts. Upon opening the website, your browser downloads the necessary web fonts into your browser cache in order to correctly display texts and fonts. In order to to so, your browser needs to make a connection to the servers of Google. Google hereby gains knowledge of the fact that my website was opened by your IP address. The usage of Google web fonts happens solely based on the interest of a uniform display of my online services. This represents a legitimate interest in the contect of Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. f DSGVO. If your browser does not support browser web fonts, a standard font is being used by your computer. You can find additional information in Google web fonts here and in the data privacy statement of Google.