Datenschutz

Datenschutz
Datenschutz

Privacy Policy

1. Data protection at a glance

General information

The following information will provide you with a basic overview of what happens to your personal data when you visit our website. Personal data consists of all data which makes you identifiable. Please find detailed information on the subject of data protection provided in our Data Protection Statement below.

Data collection via our website

Who is responsible for data collection via this website?

Data collection via this website is carried out by the website operator. His contact details can be found on this website’s Legal Notice.

How do we collect your data?

One way in which we obtain your data is by collecting the data you provide us with. An example of this is the data you enter in the contact form.

Other data are automatically collected by our IT systems when you visit our website. Such data mainly consists of technical data (e.g. Internet browser, operating system or time of accessing the website). Such data are collected automatically as soon as you access our website.

What do we use your data for?

Some of the data is collected to ensure the accuracy of the website. Other data may be used to analyse your user behaviour.

What rights do you have regarding your data?

You have right at any time to obtain information free of charge on the origin, recipients and purpose of your personal data stored by us. You also have the right to demand the rectification, blocking or erasure of such data. Should you have any further questions concerning the subject of data protection, please contact us at any time under the address provided in the Legal Notice. In addition, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the responsible supervisory authority.

Under certain circumstances, you also have the right to restrict the processing of your personal data. Detailed information on this can be found in the Data Protection Statement under the heading “Right to Restriction of Processing”.

ANALYTIC TOOLS AND THIRD-PARTY TOOLS

It is possible to conduct a statistical analysis of your surfing behaviour when you visit our website. This statistical analysis is mainly performed using cookies and so-called analysis programs. As a rule, any analysis of your surfing behaviour is conducted anonymously; the surfing behaviour cannot be traced back to you. You can object to such analyses or prevent these from being carried out by using certain tools. More detailed information on this can be found in the Data Protection statement below.

You have right to object to such analyses. The Data Protection Statement provides information on the ways in which you can object.

2. General information and mandatory information

Data protection

The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We will treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with both the statutory data protection regulations and this Data Protection Statement.

When you use this website, various personal data will be collected. Personal data consist of data that makes you identifiable. This Data Protection Statement explains what data we collect and for what purposes it is used. It also explains how and why this is done.

We would like to draw your attention to the fact that security gaps may exist with regard to the transmission of data via the Internet (e.g. Email communication). The universal protection of data to prevent access by third parties is not possible.

Responsible controllers

Controllers responsible for data processing via this website:

Gasthof zum Biber OHG
Harald und Gerd Ziegler
Hauptstr. 17
97786 Speicherz
Germany

Phone: +49 (0) 97 48-9 12 20
E-mail: info@gasthof-zum-biber.de

The controller is the natural or legal person who, acting alone or jointly, decides on the purposes for which and means by which personal data will be processed (e.g. names, Email addresses and the like).

RIGHT TO WITHDRAW CONSENT TO DATA PROCESSING

Many data processing transactions can only be carried out with your consent. You can at any time withdraw any consent you have given at an earlier time. To do so you simply need to send us an Email to that effect. The lawfulness of any data processed prior to the time of withdrawal of consent remain unaffected.

RIGHT TO OBJECT TO DATA COLLECTION IN SPECIFIC CASES AND TO DIRECT MARKETING (ARTICLE. 21, GDPR)

Where data processing occurs on the basis of point (e) or (f) of Article 6(1) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), you shall have the right to object, on grounds relating to your particular situation, at any time to the processing of your personal data, including profiling based on those provisions. The legal basis on which processing is based is outlined in the Data Protection Statement. If you object to processing, we shall no longer process the personal data unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override the interests, rights and freedoms of the data subject or for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims (Right to object in accordance with Article 21(1), GDPR).

Where your personal data are processed for direct marketing purposes, you shall have the right to object at any time to the processing of personal data concerning you for the purpose of direct marketing, which includes profiling to the extent that it is related to such direct marketing. Where you object to processing for direct marketing purposes, your personal data shall no longer be processed for such purposes (Right to object in accordance with Article 21(2), GDPR).

RIGHT TO LODGE A COMPLAINT WITH THE RESPONSIBLE SUPERVISORY AUTHORITY

In case of infringements of the GDPR, the data subject concerned shall be entitled to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the Member State of his or her habitual residence, place of work or place of the alleged infringement. This shall be without prejudice to any other administrative or judicial remedy.

Right to data portability

You shall have the right to receive the personal data concerning you which you provided to us in a commonly used and machine-readable format. Where you request that the data be transmitted directly to another controller, this can only ensue where technically feasible.

SSL and/or TLS encryption

This website uses SSL/TLS encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential information such as orders or enquiries which you send us as the website operators. Encrypted connections are identifiable by the fact that the browser address line changes from “http://” to “https://” and by the lock symbol in the browser line.

When SSL/TLS encryption is activated, the data you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.

INFORMATION, BLOCKING, ERASURE AND RECTIFICATION

In the scope of the applicable statutory provisions, you have the right at any time to be provided free of charge with information regarding your personal data stored by us, their origin and recipients, the purpose of processing these data and, where appropriate, the right to rectify, block or erase these data. Should you have any further questions regarding personal data, please contact us at any time at the address provided in the Legal Notice.

RIGHT TO THE RESTRICTION OF PROCESSING

You have the right to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data. You can contact us at any time at any time at the address provided in the Legal Notice. You shall have the right to request the restriction of processing when one of the following applies:

  • Where you contest the accuracy of your personal data stored by us, we must generally be allowed sufficient time for verification. You shall have the right to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data during this period.
  • Where the processing of your personal data is/was unlawful and you oppose the erasure of your personal data and request the restriction of their processing instead.
  • Where we no longer need the personal data for processing purposes, but where you require these for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims; you shall have the right to oppose the erasure of your personal data and to request the restriction of their processing instead.
  • Where you have objected to processing pursuant to Article 21(1), our interests must be weighed up against your interests. Prior to a determination on which party’s interests override those of the other, you shall have the right to request the restriction of processing of your personal data.

Where you have obtained the restriction of processing of your personal data, such personal data shall, with the exception of storage, only be processed with your consent or for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims or for the protection of the rights of another natural or legal person or for reasons of important public interest on the part of the Union or a Member State.

OBJECTION TO ADVERTISING EMAILS

We hereby object to the use of the contact details contained in the Legal Notice published on our website (in compliance with statutory obligations) for the purpose of sending advertising and information material unless explicitly solicited. The website operators expressly reserve the right to take legal action against any person or entity sending unsolicited advertising information such as spam Emails.

3. Data collection via our website

Cookies

Our website partly uses so-called cookies. Cookies neither damage your computer nor do they contain viruses. Cookies serve the purpose of making our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies consist of small text files which are placed on your computer and stored by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted when you leave our website. Other cookies continue to be stored by your end device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser when you next visit your website.

You can set your browser to inform you when cookies are placed, to only accept cookies on an individual basis or in specific cases, to universally exclude cookies or to activate the automatic deletion of cookies on closure of the browser. The deactivation of cookies may impede the functionality of our website.

Cookies required for electronic communication or for the provision of certain functions you wish to use (e.g. shopping basket) shall be stored on the basis of point (f) of Article 6(1) of the GDPR. The website operators have a legitimate interest in storing cookies to thus enable the provision of their services in a technically sound and flawless manner. Where other cookies (e.g. cookies for analysing your surfing behaviour) are stored, these will be separately covered in this Data Protection Statement.

Server log files

The website provider will automatically collect and store information in the so-called server log files which your browser automatically transmits to us. This information comprises:

  • Browser type and browser version
  • Operating system used
  • URL referrer
  • Hostname of accessing computer
  • Time of server request
  • IP address

These data will not be combined with other data sources.

These data shall be collected on the basis of point (f) of Article 6(1) of the GDPR. The website operators have a legitimate interest in ensuring a technically flawless, optimised website; this necessitates the collection of server log files.

Contact form

When you send us enquiries using the contact form, the information you have entered in the form including the contact details you have provided will be stored for the purpose of processing your enquiry and responding to subsequent enquiries. These data will not be transmitted without your consent.

Hence, the data entered in the contact form shall solely be processed on the basis of your consent (point (a) of Article 6(1) of the GDPR). You may withdraw your consent at any time. To do so you simply need to send us an Email to that effect. Compelling statutory provisions governing the data processed prior to the time of withdrawal of consent remain unaffected.

We will continue to hold the data you have sent to us via the contact form until such time as you request us to erase the data or withdraw your consent to storage of the data or when the purpose of data storage ceases to apply (e.g. on completion of the processing of your enquiry). Compelling statutory provisions – especially retention periods –remain unaffected.

EMAIL, TELEPHONE OR FAX ENQUIRIES

When you contact us by Email, telephone or fax, we will store and process any information, including any personal data (e.g. name, address) you provide for the purpose of handling your enquiry. These data will not be transmitted without your consent.

Where your enquiry is related to contract performance or requires steps to be taken prior to entering into a contract; these data will be processed on the basis of point (b) of Article 6(1) of the GDPR. In all other cases, data shall be processed on the basis of your consent (point (a) of Article 6(1) of the GDPR) and / our legitimate interests (point (f) of Article 6(1) of the GDPR), since we have a legitimate interest in the effective processing of the enquiries sent to us.

We will continue to hold the data you have sent to us via the contact form until such time as you request us to erase the data or withdraw your consent to storage of the data or when the purpose of data storage ceases to apply (e.g. on completion of the processing of your enquiry). Compelling statutory provisions – especially retention periods –remain unaffected.

DATA PROCESSING (CUSTOMER DATA AND CONTRACT DATA)

We only process and use personal data where this is necessary for establishing, arranging the content of or changing the legal relationship (user-related data). Data processing occurs on the basis of point (b) of Article 6(1) of the GDPR, which allows the processing of data for the purpose of contract performance. We shall only collect, process and use personal data related to the use of our webpages (usage data) to the extent necessary to enable the user to avail himself of the service and for invoicing purposes.

Customer data shall be deleted after completion of the order or termination of the business relationship. Statutory retention periods remain unaffected.

4. Analysis tools and advertising

Matomo (formerly called Piwik)

This website uses the open source web analytics platform “Matomo”. Matomo uses so-called “cookies”. Cookies consist of text files which are stored on your computer and which facilitate the analysis of your use of the website. To this end, the information collected by the cookies regarding the use of this website is stored on our server. Your IP address will be anonymised prior to storage.

Matomo cookies will remain on your end device until you delete them.

The storage of Matomo cookies and the use of these analytic tools occur on the basis of point (f) of Article 6(1) of the GDPR. The website operators have a legitimate interest in the anonymous analysis of user behaviour in order to optimise both his web offer and his marketing.

The information collected by cookies regarding the use of this website will not be transmitted to third parties. You can prevent cookies being stored by setting your browser software accordingly; we would like to point out, however, that this may result in you not being able to make full use of all the functions of this website.

Should you not agree to the storage and use of your data, you can deactivate the data storage and use functions here. In such case, an opt out cookie, which prevents Matomo from storing usage data, will be placed in your browser. The deletion of your cookies will result in the Matomo opt out cookie being deleted. The opt out cookie must reactivated when you again visit our website.

5. Plugins and Tools

Google Web Fonts

To ensure the uniformity of fonts, this website uses so-called “webfonts” provided by Google. The Google webfonts are installed locally. They are not linked to Google servers.