Data Protection & Cookie Guidelines
Your personal data enjoys special protections. In accordance with the current legal regulations, we would like to inform you here whether and how any of your personal data is collected and used when you visit our website. This data protection declaration applies to the respekt-biodyn.bio website we operate. For external links, the data protection provisions of the linked websites apply exclusively.
Collection and Processing of Personal Data
You can visit our website without providing any personal information.
We will only collect personal data if you contact us via our contact addresses (by e-mail, telephone, fax, etc. -e.g. for enquiries, event registrations, etc.) or expressly register for our newsletter.
With the help of your browser settings, you can decide for yourself whether you want to be informed about the saving of cookies, and whether you want to confirm or reject this saving in individual cases. You can also prohibit the saving of cookies in general. Under certain circumstances, this can lead to functional restrictions on the website.
Use of Google (Universal) Analytics for Web-Based Analysis
Our contract with Google Inc. states the following, which we would like to inform you about here: The information about your use of this website generated by a cookie is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. We have activated the IP anonymization function on this website. As a result, Google will abbreviate your IP address within the Member States of the European Union, or in other countries party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area, prior to transmission to the USA. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA, and then shortened there.
On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide the website operator with other services relating to website and internet use. The IP address transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics will not be merged with any other Google data.
Objection to data collection by Google Analytics
(1) Opt-Out browser plugin: You can also prevent Google from collecting the data relating to your use of this website (including your IP address) generated through cookies, and from processing this data, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link.
The current link is: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
(2) Opt-Out Cookie: You can also prevent Google Analytics from collecting your data by clicking on the link below. An opt-out cookie will be saved which prevents the collection of your data on future visits to this website. Please note that this cookie refers to the specific device and browser used at the time of the opt-out. If you use several devices or several browsers, please repeat the opt-out accordingly. This opt-out function is only guaranteed if you allow cookies in your browser.
This website integrates external fonts from Google Fonts. Google Fonts is a service of Google Inc. (USA). The integration of fonts takes place via a server call to Google in the USA, whereby it is to be assumed that inquiries are stored by Google. As of April 2018, no cookies will be saved through the use of Google fonts (source: Google). More information can be found in the Google Fonts FAQ at: https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq#what_does_using_the_google_fonts_api_mean_for_the_privacy_of_my_users and all general Google data protection information can be viewed at https://policies.google.com/?hl=en.
Use of Facebook Page Plugin
Our website uses the "Page Plugin" from the social network facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). This plugin embeds components of our Facebook Page right onto our website. You will find this plugin under the section "news" on our website. A list of plug-ins can be found at http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
In the meanwhile Facebook is certified under the the EU-U.S. and SWISS-U.S. PRIVACY SHIELD Convention and undertakes to comply with current EU data protection regulations. For more information: https://m.facebook.com/about/privacyshield
When you visit the page with this plugin installed, your browser creates a direct connection to the Facebook server. By connecting the plugin, Facebook receives the information that you have visited the corresponding page of our website with your IP address. As operator of the website we receive no information regarding the nature of the data sent to Facebook or how it is used. More information can be found at https://www.facebook.com/policy.php. If you do not want Facebook to collect data about you via our website, you must log out of Facebook prior to visiting our website.
Use and Disclosure of Personal Data
All personal data accumulating on our website will only be collected, processed, and used only in accordance with the applicable regulations for the protection of personal data, and only for the preservation of our own legitimate business interests. As a rule, personal data will not be passed on to third parties.
Data Use and Disclosure for Contract Fulfillment
We use the data you provide to process your inquiries, or to fulfill contracts with our association. After complete processing of a contract, your data will be blocked for further use and then deleted after the expiration of the storage periods specified under tax and commercial law, unless you have expressly consented to the further use of your data or we have reserved the right to use this data beyond the time permitted by law. Only in exceptional cases - e.g. event registrations, training courses etc. – will we pass your data on to third parties (e.g. the course instructor, seminar hotel).
Data Usage Upon Registration for Our Email Newsletter
You can subscribe to our newsletter on our website. If you subscribe to our newsletter, we will use the data required for this purpose and as specifically provided by you to send you this newsletter with relevant information about 4 times a year, subject to your express consent. This may include event dates, current educational offers, current announcements, or important innovations from the association.
Your registration for our newsletter is done through a "double opt-in procedure", meaning after registration you will receive an email asking you to confirm your registration. This confirmation is necessary so that nobody can register using external email addresses. Only with this confirmation will your subscription to the newsletter be activated.
You can unsubscribe (cancel your subscription) from our newsletter at any time, without giving reasons, via the corresponding link in the footer of each mailing, or by means of a clearly referring email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Our newsletter service is free of charge. Your data will be treated as strictly confidential and only stored for technically necessary dispatching purposes, until such time as your newsletter subscription is canceled.
Our website contains links to external websites of third parties. We have no influence on the data protection guidelines, or the handling of the applicable data protection regulations by the external pages linked to on our website. These are the sole responsibility of the respective owners, those responsible for their content, the operators, or others.
As soon as such an external link, and thus the linked website, is accessed (clicked on) only the data protection provisions of the respective website apply.
You can revoke all consent at any time to the collection and use of your personal data, now and in the future.
Right to Information and Contact Options
You have the right to freely obtain information about the data we save about you. Upon request, we will inform you in writing, in accordance with the applicable law, whether and which of your personal data we have stored. Depending on the circumstances, you then have the right of correction, blocking, or deletion.
If you have any questions about the collection and use of your data, as well as your right to this information, or for the revocation of previously given consents, please do not hesitate to contact us:
Weingut Karl Fritsch
Telephone +43 (0) 2279 5037-0
Status as of May 2018.
Subject to change according to current legislation.