Data Protection Information

1. Subject Matter

Subject matter of this statement is the recording, processing and use (the „usage“) of data relating to persons (the „data“) which we at the LHD Group record, when you make use of our offers under the URL www.lhbw.de.

2. Responsible Body, Contact Address

Responsible body in the sense of data protection legislation is the LHD Group. In the event that you have questions regarding the usage of your data or you wish to avail yourself of the legal remedies specified in this document, please forward an e-mail to info(at)lhd-gruppe.de.

3. No Consent through Usage

Decisive for the usage of your data are the currently effective legal regulations, in particular, the Federal Data Protection Act and the Tele Services Data Protection Act. In as far as we use data for a specific purpose, which, according to these regulations, necessitates your consent we will request you to supply your express consent. You may revoke the consent which you have given at any time and/or revoke your consent for the future use of your data. The mere registration, usage of the services or knowledge of this statement does not represent substitution of your express consent.

4. Usage of your Data

In the following, the possibilities of usage of your data are briefly described. Please note that not all of the data is actually used for all purposes and that supplementary information is given for individual services or, respectively, special data protection statements.  

5. Recording Data

The LHD Group records data when you visit or use the following services: When you visit or use the services, the LHD Group automatically records and stores technical information in your Server Log which your browser supplies us with. This involves, in particular, the IP address of your computer and the page accessed by you.  

6. Transfer of Data to Third Parties

The LHD Group transfers your personal data to third parties exclusively when:

  • you have consented to the transfer (Please see paragraph “No consent through usage”) or
  • the transfer is necessary for the execution or the invoicing of the services, in particular, when through the service you avail yourself of the services provided an independent partner business, or
  • a party responsible for the execution requires this data for the execution of this service (such parties responsible are, unless you are specifically informed to the contrary, only authorized to use such data as is necessary to execute the service)
  • law enforcement agencies or courts demand information for the purpose of criminal prosecution in accordance with the stipulations of the applicable law.  

7. Deletion of Data

To the extent that your data is no longer required for the aforementioned purposes, including invoicing, this is then deleted. Please note that in the deletion of the data this is initially only blocked and is finally deleted permanently only after a certain delay in time in order to prevent inadvertent deletion or possible intentional damages. For technical reasons, data is duplicated in data backup files and imaging of services. Such copies are, when required, also deleted with a technically required delay in time.  

8. Cookies

Cookies are files, which are deposited on the hard disk of your computer, and which serve to facilitate navigation. They avoid the necessity of having to enter specific data again in each usage. Cookies facilitate the use of our services. You can prevent the storage of cookies on your hard disk by selecting (“do not accept cookies”) in your browser setting. To ascertain how this functions in individual cases, please see the instructions of your browser manufacturer. If you do not accept cookies, this can, under certain circumstances, lead to functional limitations in our services. In the case that you accept the installation of cookies, the LHD Group installs data which we have recorded, in the form of cookies on your hard disk and call up this information in the event of further usage. Our advertising partners do not have the right to call up information contained in the cookies installed by the LHD Group. However, our advertising partners can deposit cookies of their own on your hard disk. The LHD Group is legally not responsible for such cookies.  

9. Data Security

The LHD Group undertakes every effort to protect your data from unauthorized access, loss, misuse, or destruction. In sensitive areas, the LHD Group uses, when necessary, SSL encoding technology when transferring data.

10. Amendments to this Data Protection Statement

The LHD Group will adapt this data protection statement when required to comply with future changes in the usage of personal data.