Data protection

Privacy Policy

Eckstein & Kollegen is pleased about your interest in our law firm and welcomes you on our website. The sensitive and responsible handling of personal data is particularly important to us. Please note our subsequent privacy policy.

1. Access to the website and the contents contained therein

The mere call of our website and the content contained on it, so if you for example. Don’t contact us via e-mail or otherwise provide us with information, you can usually do so without providing personal information. In this case, we do not collect, use or process any personal information, except for certain access data provided by your browser, to enable you to visit the website, to support the server systems we use and to technically improve the website. These access data are in particular the operating system used, the browser type (including version), the IP-address, the date and time of the call, the content of the request (concrete page), the amount of data transferred,
The provider (or his web space provider) collects data about every access to the offer (so-called server log files).
The provider uses the log data only for statistical evaluations for the purpose of operation, security and optimization of the offer. However, the provider reserves the right to subsequently review the log data if, on the basis of concrete evidence, the legitimate suspicion of unlawful use exists.

2. Collection and processing of personal data

Personal information means information that helps to identify a person as can be traced back to a person.
This includes name, e-mail address and / or telephone number. Personal data are only collected, used and passed on by the provider if this is permitted by law or if the users consent to the data collection.

If personal data (such as name, address or e-mail address) are collected by our homepage, this is done on a voluntary basis. The data we collect can be seen from the respective input forms or the e-mail sent to us.
If you wish to contact us via our website, we will use, store and process your data provided from you by e-mail, such as first and last name, e-mail address and possibly telephone number to answer your question or to answer and process suggestions.

On the Internet, each device for transmitting data requires a unique address, the so-called IP address. For technical reasons, it is imperative that your complete IP address is at least temporarily saved. An immediate identification is not possible.

3. Use of personal data

We will use the information you provide to us, without your specific consent, only for the purpose of processing and fulfilling the contract, as well as for processing your inquiries in accordance with the applicable provisions and this privacy policy. We use your data only in compliance with the relevant data protection and special professional regulations for us. We only pass on your data to third parties, if as this is necessary in the context of contract execution / mandate fulfillment. After completion of the contract / mandate, your data will be blocked for further use and deleted after expiry of the tax / commercial and other retention periods, unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data or we reserve the right to further data protection, the law is permitted and about which we inform you in this privacy statement.

4. Cookies

We use cookies on our website. Cookies are text files containing information stored on your computer or device. Cookies allow us to continually improve our offerings on the website. The information stored in the cookies is stored separately from any personal information that may be provided to us. In particular, the data of the cookies are not linked to your other personal data or collected with the cookies personal data, unless they have previously consented thereto.

If you wish, you can deactivate the use of cookies through the settings of your browser; Please use the help functions of your browser to find out how to change these settings. In this case, however, we would like to point out that it can happen that you can’t use all the features of our website.
On our website we use cookies that are automatically deleted when you close the browser. These include in particular session cookies. This store is so-called session ID, with which various requests from your browser can be assigned to the common session. This will allow your computer to be recognized when you return to our website. The session cookies are deleted when you close the browser.

In addition, we use cookies that are automatically deleted after a period of 23 days. You can delete the cookies in the security settings of your browser at any time.

We use the following categories of cookies on our website:
Unconditional Required Cookies: These cookies are mandatory in order to properly use our website and its features.
Function cookies: These cookies allow us to improve the operation and performance of our website and to provide you with various functions. This includes, for example, the language setting you have selected, which is stored in functional cookies.
Performance Cookies: The Performance Cookies allow us to collect information about how you use our Website. Hereby we can for example recognize which parts of our website are particularly interesting to users and are used frequently. Thus, it is possible for us to tailor the content of our website more specifically to the needs of the user and to improve our offer for you. Cookies do not collect personal information.
Third party cookies: These cookies are provided by third parties for example Google set. Among other things, they are used to optimize our website. For more information about Google’s cookies, see the Google Analytics and Google Maps sections of this privacy policy.

5. Server log data

The provider of the site automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are
– browser type and browser version
– used operating system
– Referrer URL
– Host name of the accessing computer
– Time of the server request
– IP address
A merge of this data with other data sources will not be done.

6. Use of Google Analytics

Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. 1600 Amphiehatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer or device and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. By activating the IP anonymization on this website, however, your IP address will be shortened beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to Google’s server in the US and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate the use of the website to provide reports on the activities of the website

Website and to provide other services related to the use of the website and internet usage to the operator of the website. The IP address provided by Google Analytics as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser accordingly; however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the features of this website to the fullest extent possible. You may also prevent the collection by Google of the cookie-generated data related to your use of the Website (including the IP address) and the processing of such data by Google by using the link below
(https://tools.goolge.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de) Download and install the available browser plugin.
Google Analytics has been extended to include the code “_anonymizelp ()” on this website to allow anonymous collection of IP addresses.
For more information about Terms of Use and Privacy, please see
http://google.com/analytics/terms/en.html or under http://google.com/intl/de/analytics/privacyoverrview.html.

7. Google Maps

In our Contact Us section, we use Google’s Maps service, Google Maps, to help us find you. In the contact area on our website, we also use links to Google Maps for the approach to our law firm. By using Google Maps, information about the use of our website, including its IP address, is generally transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. By activating the IP autonymization on this website, however, your IP address will be truncated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. Use of Google Maps is governed by the Google Maps Terms of Use and Privacy Policy located at https://google.com.intl/en_en/help/terms_maps-html.

8. Social Media Plugins

We do not use social media plugins on our website.

9. Data security

We maintain up-to-date technical measures to ensure data security, in particular to protect your personal data against dangers during data transfers as well as prior knowledge of third parties.

These are constantly adjusted according to the current state of the technology. In the case of data transmission, we use SSL on our website with SHA256 encryption to encrypt the data.
Please note that data transmission over the Internet (for example, when communicating via e-mail) may have security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of the data from access by third parties or other dangers is not possible despite our precautions.

10. Adaptation of the privacy policy

We reserve the right to change our privacy policy to comply with current legislation or a changed system environment. We publish the current privacy policy on our website. The adjustments are valid from the time of their publication on our website.
To be aware of the adjustments, we recommend that you visit our website regularly.

11. Information, correction, cancellation, blocking and revocation

You have the right to demand information from us at any time free of charge about the data stored about us, as well as the origin, recipients or categories of recipients to whom this data is/was passed on and the purpose of the storage as well as their probable storage period.

In addition, you have the right to have your personal information corrected, deleted or blocked. If deletion conflicts with legal or contractual retention requirements, we will only block the data.

You may revoke your consent to the collection, use and processing of personal data at any time. The revocation requires the written form.

If you have further questions about data protection on our website, for information, rectification, cancellation and blocking requests, as well as revocations, please contact our data protection officer or one of the lawyers Eckstein & colleagues.

12. Data Protection Supervisor

Contact details for data protection at Eckstein & Kollegen

Eckstein & Kollegen
Pettenkoferstraße 33
80336 München
Tel: 089/41119960 oder
datenschutz@eckstein-kollegen.de