Thank you for visiting our website and for your interest in our company. Protecting your privacy when using our website is very important to us. In the following, we inform you which data is collected during your visit and how it is used. Furthermore, you will receive information about your rights regarding using your data.
Our website is equipped with SSL encryption (Secure Socket Layer). You can recognize this by the small lock icon at the top left of your browser’s address bar. Our security measures are continuously being updated in line with technological developments.
- Responsible party in the sense of data protection law and data protection officer.
The responsible party under Art. 4 (7) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO) is us: Imory GmbH
Represented by: Eckhard Klockhaus
Mallnitzer Strasse 32
The data protection officer of the controller is:
MVK GmbH Management Consulting Company
Herr Veit Kuhl
Telephone number:: 0171-5337591
Every data person can contact our data protection officer directly at any time with all questions and suggestions regarding data protection.
- What is personal data?
Personal data is information that can be attributed to your person. This includes, for example, information such as name, address, e-mail address, and telephone number.
- data collection when visiting our website
(1)When you visit our website for information purposes only, we only collect the personal data that your browser sends to our server. If you wish to view our website, we collect the following data, which is technically necessary for us to display our website to you and to ensure stability and security (legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f DSGVO):
Date and time of the request
Time zone difference from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
- Content of the request (specific page)
- Access status/HTTP status code
- Amount of data transferred in each case
- The website from which the request comes
- Operating system and its interface
- Language and version of the browser software
This website uses the following types of cookies, the scope, and functionality of which are explained below:
• Transient Cookies
• Persistent Cookies
Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close the browser. These include, in particular, the session cookies. These save what is known as a session ID, which can be used to assign various requests from your browser to the joint session. This allows your computer to be recognized when you return to our website. Session cookies are deleted when you log out or close the browser.
Persistent cookies are deleted automatically after a specified duration, which may differ depending on the cookie. You can delete the cookies in the security settings of your browser at any time.
You can configure your browser settings according to your preferences and, for example, refuse to accept third-party or all cookies. Please note that you may not be able to use all functions of this website.
- Data collection when using the contact form or when contacting us by e-mail
When you contact us via the contact form provided on our website or by e-mail, the data you provide (your name, e-mail address, telephone number, if applicable) will be stored to answer your questions. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 p.1 lit. a or f DSGVO. We delete the data accruing in this context after the storage is no longer necessary or restrict the processing if there are legal retention obligations.
- Data collection when registering for our newsletter
(1)If you agree, you can subscribe to our newsletter to inform us about our attractive offers. The advertised goods and services are named in the declaration of consent.
(2) For the registration to our newsletter, we use the so-called double-opt-in procedure. This means that after your registration, we will send you an e-mail to the e-mail address you have provided, asking you to confirm that you wish to receive the newsletter. If you do not approve your registration within 24 hours, your information will be blocked and automatically deleted after one month. In addition, we store your respective IP addresses used and times of registration and confirmation. This procedure aims to prove your registration and, if necessary, clarify any possible misuse of your data.
(3) The only mandatory information for sending the newsletter is your e-mail address. The provision of further, separately marked data is voluntary and will be used to address you personally. After your confirmation, we will store your e-mail address to send the newsletter. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. a DSGVO.
(4) You can revoke your consent to sending the newsletter at any time and unsubscribe. You can declare the revocation by clicking on the link in each newsletter email or sending a message to the contact details provided under point 1.
(5) We would like to point out that we evaluate your user behavior when sending the newsletter. For this evaluation, the e-mails sent contain so-called web beacons, tracking pixels, and single-pixel image files stored on our website. We link the data mentioned in section 3 and the web beacons for the evaluations with your e-mail address and an individual ID. With the data thus obtained, we create a user profile to tailor the newsletter to your interests. In doing so, we record whether and when you read our newsletters and infer your interests. We link this data to actions you have taken on our website. You can object to this tracking anytime by clicking on the separate link in each e-mail or informing us via another contact channel. The information will be stored for as long as you are subscribed to the newsletter. After unsubscribing, we reserve the data purely statistically and anonymously.
- Data sharing
We do not transfer personal data concerning you to third parties for purposes other than those listed below. We only pass on your data to third parties if:
• you have given your express consent to this following Art. 6 (1) p. 1 lit. a DSGVO,
• the disclosure is required under Art. 6 (1) p. 1 lit. f DSGVO for the assertion, exercise, or defense of legal claims, and there is no reason to believe that you have an overriding legitimate interest in not disclosing your data,
• if there is a legal obligation for disclosure under Art. 6 (1) p. 1 lit. c DSGVO, as well as
• this is legally permissible and necessary according to Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. b DSGVO for the processing of contractual relationships with you.
- Google Analytics use
(1) This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies,” text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Suppose IP anonymization is activated on this website. In that case, however, your IP address will be truncated beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports on website activity and provide other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website operator.
(2) The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data from Google.
(4) This website uses Google Analytics with the extension “_anonymizeIp()”. This means that IP addresses are processed in abbreviated form, meaning personal references can be ruled out. As the data collected about you is related to a person, this is immediately excluded, and the personal data is thus immediately deleted.
(5) We use Google Analytics to analyze and regularly improve the use of our website. The statistics obtained enable us to improve our offer and make it more interesting for you as a user. For the exceptional cases in which personal data is transferred to the USA, Google has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield, https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework. The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f DS-GVO.
(6) Information of the third party provider: Google Dublin, Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1) 436 1001.
- Einsatz von Social-Media-Plug-ins
(1)We currently use the following social media plug-ins: Facebook, Xing, and LinkedIn. We use the so-called two-click solution. This means that when you visit our site, no personal data is initially passed on to the providers of the plug-ins. You can recognize the plug-in provider by marking the box above its initial letter or logo. We open up the possibility for you to communicate directly with the plug-in provider via the button. Only if you click on the marked box and thereby activate it the plug-in provider receive the information that you have accessed the corresponding website of our online offer. In addition, the data mentioned under § 3 of this declaration will be transmitted. According to the respective providers in Germany, the IP address is anonymized immediately after collection, in the case of Facebook and Xing. By activating the plug-in, personal data is transmitted from you to the respective plug-in provider and stored there (in the case of US providers, in the USA). Since the plug-in provider collects the data, mainly via cookies, we recommend that you delete all cookies via your browser’s security settings before clicking on the grayed-out box.
(2)We do not influence the collected data and data processing operations, nor are we aware of the full scope of data collection, processing purposes, and storage periods. We also have no information on the plug-in provider deleting the collected data.
(3) The plug-in provider stores the data collected about you as usage profiles and uses them for advertising, market research, and demand-oriented design of its website. Such an evaluation is carried out in particular (also for users who are not logged in) to display needs-based advertising and inform other social network users about your activities on our website. You have the right to object to creating these user profiles, whereby you must contact the respective plug-in provider to exercise this right. Via the plug-ins, we offer you the opportunity to interact with social networks and other users so that we can improve our offer and make it more interesting for you as a user. The legal basis for the use of the plug-ins is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f DS-GVO.
(4) The data transfer occurs regardless of whether you have an account with the plug-in provider and are logged in. If you are logged in to the plug-in provider, your data collected from us will be directly assigned to your account with the plug-in provider. If you click the activated button and link to the page, the plug-in provider also saves this information in your user account and publicly shares it with your contacts. We recommend you log out regularly after using a social network, but especially before activating the button. This allows you to avoid an assignment to your profile with the plug-in provider.
(5) For further information on the purpose and scope of data collection and processing by the plug-in provider, please refer to the data protection declarations of these providers provided below. You will also receive further information on your rights and setting options for protecting your privacy.
(6) Addresses of the respective plug-in providers and URLs with their data protection notices:
a) Facebook Inc., 1601 S California Ave, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA; http://www.facebook.com/policy.php; further information on data collection: http://www.facebook.com/help/186325668085084, http://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/your-info-on-other#applications, and http://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/your-info#everyoneinfo. Facebook has submitted with the EU-US Privacy Shield, https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.
b) Xing AG, Gänsemarkt 43, 20354 Hamburg, DE; http://www.xing.com/privacy.
c) LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, California 94043, USA; http://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy. LinkedIn has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield, https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.
9. YouTube video integration
(1) We have integrated YouTube videos into our online service, which are stored on http://www.YouTube.com and can be played directly from our website. These are all integrated into “extended data protection mode, ” meaning that no data about you as a user is transmitted to YouTube if you do not play the videos. The data mentioned in paragraph 2 are transmitted only when playing videos. We do not influence this data transmission.
(2) By visiting the website, YouTube receives the information that you have accessed the corresponding subpage of our website. In addition, the data mentioned under § 3 of this statement are transmitted. This occurs regardless of whether YouTube provides a user account through which you are logged in, or no user account exists. If you are logged in to Google, your data will be directly assigned to your account. If you do not want the assignment with your profile on YouTube, you must log out before activating the button. YouTube stores your data as usage profiles and uses them for advertising, market research, and/or demand-oriented design of its website. Such an evaluation is carried out in particular (even for users who are not logged in) to provide needs-based advertising and inform other social network users about your activities on our website. You have the right to object to creating these user profiles, whereby you must contact YouTube to exercise this right.
- Analysis by WiredMinds
Our website uses the pixel-counting technology of Wiredminds GmbH (www.wiredminds.de) to analyze visitor behavior. In the process, data may be collected, processed, and stored, from which usage profiles are created under a pseudonym. Where possible and reasonable, these usage profiles are completely anonymized. Cookies may be used for this purpose. Cookies are small text files stored in the visitor’s Internet browser and are used to recognize the Internet browser. The data collected, including personal data, is transmitted to Wiredminds or collected directly by Wiredminds. Wiredminds may use information left behind by website visits to create anonymized usage profiles. The data obtained in this way will not be used to personally identify the visitor to this website without the separately granted consent of the person concerned; it will not be merged with personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym. As IP addresses are collected, they are immediately anonymized by deleting the last number block.
- Google Web Fonts
- Google reCAPTCHA
We use “Google reCAPTCHA” (hereinafter “reCAPTCHA”) on our websites. The provider is Google Inc, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). The purpose of reCAPTCHA is to verify whether the data entered on our websites (e.g., in a contact form) is made by a human or an automated program. For this purpose, reCAPTCHA analyzes the behavior of the website visitor based on various characteristics. This analysis starts automatically as soon as the website visitor enters the website. For the analysis, reCAPTCHA evaluates different information (e.g., IP address, time spent by the website visitor on the website, or mouse movements made by the user). The data collected during the analysis is forwarded to Google.reCAPTCHA analyses run entirely in the background. Website visitors are not notified that an analysis is taking place. The data processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. The website operator is interested in protecting its web offers from abusive automated spying and SPAM.
- Data transmission to the IHD
In the event of credit risk (name, address, e-mail address, company details, and, if applicable, contract and receivables data), we transmit your data to IHD Gesellschaft für Kredit und Forderungsmanagement GmbH, Augustinusstr. 11 B, 50226 Frechen, Germany, and, if applicable, to other cooperating credit agencies for credit assessment and to check the deliverability of the specified address and for collection processing. The legal basis for this transmission is Art 6 I b DSGVO and Art 6 I f DSGVO. Transfers based on Art 6 I f DSGVO may only take place insofar as this is necessary to safeguard the legitimate interests of our company and does not override the interests or fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject which require the protection of personal data.
To decide on the establishment, implementation, or termination of the contractual relationship, we also collect or use automatically generated probability values, the calculation of which may include address data. For detailed information on our contractual partner, the IHD, within the context of Art 14 DSGVO, i.e., the business purpose, the purpose of the data stored there, the legal basis, the data recipients of the IHD, the right to self-disclosure and the right to deletion and correction as well as profiling, please visit https://www.ihd.de/datenschutz/Artikel14.html
The information on their contractual partners in the area of the credit agency can be found at: https://www.ihd.de/datenschutz#vertragspartner
- Your rights
You have the following rights concerning the personal data concerning you:
• To request information about your data processed by us following Art. 15 DSGVO. In particular, you can request information about the processing purposes, the category of personal data, the categories of recipients to whom your data has been or will be disclosed, the planned storage period, the existence of a right to rectification, erasure, restriction of processing or objection, the existence of a right of complaint, the origin of your data if it was not collected by us, as well as the existence of automated decision-making, including profiling, and, if applicable, meaningful information about its details;
• under Art. 16 DSGVO, to request the correction of incorrect or incomplete personal data stored by us without undue delay;
• under Art. 17 DSGVO, to request the erasure of your data stored by us, unless the processing is necessary for the exercise of the right to freedom of expression and information, for compliance with a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims;
• according to Art. 18 DSGVO, to request the restriction of the processing of your data, insofar as the accuracy of the data is disputed by you, the processing is unlawful, but you object to its erasure, and we no longer require the data, but you need it for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims or you have objected to the processing according to Art. 21 DSGVO;
• according to Art. 20 DSGVO, to receive the data that you have provided to us in a structured, common, and machine-readable format or to request that it be transferred to another controller;
• following Art. 7 (3) DSGVO, to revoke your consent once given to us at any time. This has the consequence that we may no longer continue the data processing, which was based on this consent, for the future; and
• complain to a data protection supervisory authority about processing your data by us following Art. 77 DSGVO.
- Objection or revocation against the processing of your data
(1)If you have given your consent to processing your data, you may revoke this at any time. Such revocation affects the permissibility of processing your data after you have expressed it to us.
(2)As we base your data on the balance of interests, you may object to the processing. This is the case if the processing is not necessary, particularly for the performance of a contract with you, which we show in each case in the following description of the functions. When exercising such an objection, we ask you to explain why we should not process your data as we have. In the event of your justified objection, we will review the situation and either discontinue or adjust the data processing or show you our compelling reasons worthy of protection, based on which we will continue the processing.
(3) Of course, you can object to processing your data for advertising and data analysis at any time. You can inform us of your objection to advertising using the contact details listed under point 1.
Due to the further development of our website or changes in legal or official requirements, it may become necessary to amend this data protection declaration. You can access the current data protection declaration at any time on our website.