We are committed to protecting the privacy of your personal data. For that reason, we process your data exclusively in accordance with the legal requirements (GDPR, Telecommunications Act of 2003 [TKG 2003]). The purpose of this privacy information is to inform you on the most important aspects of data processing of relevance when you visit our website.
General data collection activities during website visits
Every time a data subject or an automated system accesses the website, we collect a range of general data and information. This general data and information is stored in the server's log files. The data and information we collect are:
- an internet protocol address (IP address),
- the data and time of accessing the website,
- the exact page accessed on our website,
- the website from which you accessed our website (known as the referer),
- the browser used and the version of this browser,
- and the operating system used to access our website.
We process this data for the following purposes:
- to warrant a smooth connection with the website,
- to optimise content for you on our website,
- and to warrant system security and stability.
These points are both in your and our legitimate interest. Where necessary, we also use this data to meet our legal obligations in dealings with law enforcement agencies. We will never use the data collected to identify you as a person. The legal basis for this processing is article 6 (1) (f) GDPR. We store these log files for a period of 2 months.
Contact form, Online application
If you contact us using the form available on our website or by email, or if you send us your application, we will process the data you provide to us as well as the above mentioned general data. By using our form you agree that we may process your data. We will not disclose this data to any third party and will use the data exclusively for processing your request and for answering your enquiry. If you contact us by email, proceeding your inquiry sets the basis for our legitimate interest in proceeding your data. If any user agrees in proceeding his data, Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR applies. If a person contacts us by E-mail, article 6 (1) (f) GDPR applies and also sets the legal basis for proceeding his data. The data we collect during this process will be deleted as soon as it is no longer required for the purpose you provided it. This is the case when the respective conversation is finished. With regard to any personal information you provide us in the contacting form and the data provided by E-Mail, this is the case as soon as the respective conversation is terminated. This is the case if the issue, based on the circumstances you provide us, is finally clarified. If you contact us not only to answer questions but also for placing a contract, a further legal basis is article 6 (1) (b) GDPR. In this case we keep your enquiry as a business letter for 7 years.
If you use our start-up check, we will recognise your name, your email address, your telephone number and your postal address as this will enable us to send you your personal analysis and, as a pre-contractual measure, to offer you advice on your start-up. Therefore article 6 (1) (b) GDPR forms the legal basis for processing your data. Because such correspondence qualifies as a business letter, we will retain the data for a period of 7 years. We will not disclose this data without your consent.
You have the option of subscribing to our newsletter on our website. For this purpose, we require your email address and your agreement with the newsletter subscriptionas mandatory details.
If you do not supply the above mandatory details, you will not receive our newsletters. If you do not supply optional data, you will still receive the newsletter, however, it will not be personalised.
For signing up to our newsletter, we use the so called double opt-in procedure. This means that once you have signed up for the newsletter, we will send you an email confirmation along with a link for you to confirm your subscription. Unless you confirm your subscription within 24 hours, your data will be deleted automatically. The purpose of this procedure is to verify your subscription to receive our newsletter and, in case of demand, to trace back a possible abuse of your personal data. After your confirmation, we will store your email address for the purpose of send you our newsletters. Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR sets the legal basis for the above.
You may withdraw your consent and unsubscribe from this service at any time without affecting the legality of the processing carried out with your consent before we received your withdrawal. You may unsubscribe our newsletter by clicking the link contained in every newsletter email or by sending a message to the contact data you find in the imprint of every newsletter. We retain your data as long as you are subscribed to the newsletter. We will not disclose this data without your consent.
Generally, you enjoy the following rights: the right to access your data, the right to rectification of your data, the right to erasure of your data, the right to restrict processing of your data, the right to restrict data portability and the right to object against the processing of your data. If you believe that the processing of your data is in breach of data protection law, or your rights under data protection law are otherwise infringed, you may file a claim with the supervisory authority. In Austria, this is the Data Protection Authority.
You will find further information on your rights at Website of the Austrian Economic Chamber.
Please address all inquiries, declarations and questions relating to data use to email@example.com.
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