Privacy policy

Company contact:
Name: Philipp Architekten GmbH
Fon: (+49) 0791. 7599-0
E-Mail: office(at)philipparchitekten.de 
Company designation: Architects

As a user of our website, you will receive all necessary information in this data protection declaration about how, to what extent and for what purpose we or third-party providers collect data from you and use it. The collection and use of your data is strictly in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the Telemedia Act (TMG). We feel particularly committed to the confidentiality of your personal data and therefore work strictly within the limits set by the legal requirements. This personal data is collected on a voluntary basis if this is possible for us. We also only pass this data on to third parties with your express consent. We ensure a high level of security by using SSL encryption for particularly confidential data such as payment transactions or with regard to your enquiries to us. At this point, however, we would like to draw your attention to the general dangers of Internet use over which we have no influence. Particularly in e-mail traffic, your data is not secure without further precautions and may be collected by third parties under certain circumstances.

Information, deletion, blocking

You will receive at any time and free of charge information about the personal data stored by us concerning your person as well as the origin, the recipient and the purpose of data collection and data processing. In addition, you have the right to demand the correction, blocking or deletion of your data. Excluded from this are data which are stored due to legal regulations or which are required for the proper processing of business. To ensure that a data block can be implemented at any time, data is stored in a block file for control purposes. If data is not covered by a statutory archiving obligation, we will delete your data at your request. If the archiving obligation applies, we block your data. For all questions and concerns regarding the correction, blocking or deletion of personal data, please contact our data protection officer at the contact details in this data protection declaration or at the address given in the imprint.

Cookies

We use cookies on our website. These small text files are stored on your PC by our server. They support the representation of our web page and help you to move on our web page. Cookies collect information about your IP address, browser, operating system and Internet connection. We do not associate this information with personal data and do not pass it on to third parties. Under no circumstances are cookies used by us to bring malware or spyware to your computer. You can also use our website without the use of cookies, which may limit the use of some of the features and functions of our website. If you wish to deactivate the cookies, you can do so via special settings in your browser. Please use its help function to make the appropriate changes. You can manage online ad cookies via the following links: www.aboutads.info/choices for the USA www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices for Europe


Third Party Content and Services

The content on our website may also include content, services and performances of other providers which supplement our offer. Examples of such offerings include Google Maps, YouTube videos, or third-party graphics. Calling up these services from third parties regularly requires the transmission of your IP address. This makes it possible for these providers to perceive your user IP address and also to store it. We make every effort to include only those third-party providers who use IP addresses solely for the delivery of content. However, we have no influence on which third party provider may store the IP address. This storage can, for example, serve statistical purposes. Should we become aware of storage processes by third parties, we will immediately inform our users of this fact. In this context, please also note the special data protection declarations for individual third party providers and service providers whose services we use on our website. You will also find them in this privacy statement.

Newsletter

You can subscribe to our newsletter on our website. We need your e-mail address for this purpose. In addition, we must check, in accordance with the relevant legal regulations, whether you are the actual owner of the e-mail address provided and would like to receive the newsletter. We therefore collect information that makes such a check possible. The data collected in this context is used to send and receive the newsletter. They have no other purpose and will not be passed on to third parties. Apart from the information required for sending the newsletter, no other data will be collected from our side. As the sending and receiving of newsletters depends on your consent, you can revoke this consent to the collection and storage of your data at any time without giving reasons. Use the "unsubscribe link" provided in the newsletter for this purpose.

Personal data Personal data

We collect data within the framework of data avoidance and data economy only to the extent and for as long as it is necessary for the use of our website, or as required by law. We take the protection of your personal data seriously and adhere strictly to the relevant legal regulations and this data protection declaration when collecting and processing personal data. If the purpose of the data collection no longer applies or the end of the legal storage period has been reached, the collected data will be blocked or deleted. Our website can be used regularly without the passing on of personal data. If we collect personal data - such as your name, address or e-mail address - this data collection is voluntary. These data will not be disclosed to third parties without your express consent. Please note that data is generally not always transmitted securely on the Internet. Particularly in e-mail traffic, the protection of data exchange cannot be guaranteed.

Server Logfiles

The server logfiles are anonymous data that are collected when you access our website. This information does not allow conclusions to be drawn about you personally, but is indispensable for technical reasons for the delivery and presentation of our content. Furthermore, they serve our statistics and the continuous optimization of our content. Typical log files are the date and time of access, the amount of data, the browser used for access and its version, the operating system used, the domain name of the provider commissioned by you, the page from which you came to our offer (referrer URL) and your IP address. In addition, log files enable a precise check in case of suspicion of illegal use of our website.

SSL encryption

Our website uses SSL encryption for the transmission of confidential or personal content of our users. This encryption is activated, for example, during the processing of payment transactions as well as in the case of enquiries you make to us via our website. Please make sure that the SSL encryption is activated by your side during corresponding activities. The use of encryption is easy to recognise: The display in your browser line changes from "http://" to "https://". Data encrypted via SSL cannot be read by third parties. Only transmit your confidential information if SSL encryption is activated and contact us if in doubt.

Facebook plugin

You can find social network plugins Facebook on our website. Its provider is Facebook Inc, located in the USA, California 94025, 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park. The Facebook logo or the "Like" button on our page identifies the Facebook plugins to you. See also the Facebook plugin overview on developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/. When you visit our website, we connect directly to the Facebook server via the plugin. You will then be connected to it via your browser. For Facebook, this means that you have visited our website with your IP address. By clicking on the Facebook "Like-Button" you link the contents of our website to your profile on Facebook. For Facebook, a visit to our site can be assigned to your user account. We have no knowledge of the nature of the content transmitted to Facebook and how Facebook uses it. For more information about data collection and use, please see the Facebook Privacy Statement, available at de-de.facebook.com/policy.php You can prevent your visit to our site from being associated with your Facebook profile by simply logging out of your Facebook account beforehand.

Using Google AdSense

We include Google AdSense advertisements on our website. Google AdSense is a remarketing feature of Google Inc. It enables us to offer visitors to our sites targeted, interest-based ads. Cookies are used for this purpose. These text files stored on your computer generate information that makes you recognisable as a visitor, for example by identifying your IP address. Web beacons are also used. These are invisible graphics with which the visitor flow on a website is analysed. Google transmits all of this information to its servers in the USA. In this connection, Google denies the storage of personal data and the combination of IP addresses with other Google services. However, Google Inc. is not prevented from passing on this information to third parties. You have the option of blocking this remarketing function. You can make the necessary settings on the following website: www.google.com/settings/ads. You already prevent the storage of cookies via the page www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp. You can achieve the same result by making the appropriate settings in your browser, which are explained to you via its help function. Without cookies, the display and function of our website may be restricted. By using our website, you regularly agree that Google may collect and process the data in remarketing in the manner described above.

Google AdWords

On our website we use Google AdWords, an online advertising program of Google Inc. which also uses conversion tracking. With this tool, Google AdWords places a cookie on your PC when you come to our website via a Google advertisement. The cookie is no longer valid after 30 days. It does not serve any personal traceability. If you visit our website as a user and the cookie is still working, we will recognize together with Google that you clicked on the corresponding advertisement and were forwarded to our website. Each Google AdWords customer will be assigned a different cookie. In this way, cookies cannot be traced via the websites of AdWords customers. Conversion cookie data is used to generate conversion statistics for AdWords customers. As customers, we learn the total number of users who responded to our ad and were then directed to a website that was tagged with a conversion tracking tag. This process does not provide us with any information that could personally identify you as a user. If you opt out of tracking, the Google Conversion Tracking cookie can be disabled from your Internet browser. If necessary, use the browser's help function for further information. You can find out more about Google's privacy policy at www.google.de/policies/privacy/.

Use of Google Analytics

On our website we use the web analysis service Google Analytics from Google Inc. This uses cookies. These are text files which are stored on your PC and allow an analysis of your user behaviour in relation to our website. The cookies generate information that is transferred to a Google server. These servers are usually located in the USA, but follow agreements on the use of the European Economic Area and shorten your IP address before transmission to the United States. Only in exceptional cases will the IP address be shortened after transmission to the USA. Google evaluates the information transmitted and provides further services for us website operators in this context. The IP address determined is not merged with other Google services. By changing your browser settings, you can prevent cookies from being stored on your computer. This may, however, be associated with restrictions in presentation and function when using our website. In addition, a browser plug-in prevents the collection and use of data generated by cookies. You can download it from the following link: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout Learn more about the data protection conditions of Google and Google Analytics at: www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html or at www.google.de/intl/de/policies/.

Google Maps Plugin

We use a plugin of the Internet service Google Maps on our website. Operator of Google Maps is Google Inc., located in the USA, CA 94043, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View. When you use Google Maps on our website, information about the use of this website and your IP address is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and also stored on this server. We have no knowledge of the exact content of the data transmitted, nor of its use by Google. In this context, the company denies the connection of the data with information from other Google services and the collection of personal data. However, Google may transfer the information to third parties. If you deactivate Javascript in your browser, you are preventing Google Maps from running. However, you will then not be able to use a map display on our website. By using our website, you consent to the collection and processing of information by Google Inc. as described above. You can find out more about the data protection regulations and terms of use for Google Maps here: www.google.com/intl/de_en/help/terms_maps.html.

Google+ Plugin

We use Google+ functions on our website. The social network is offered by Google Inc., based in the USA, CA 94043, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View. Google+ allows you to publish content globally via its button. You'll also be offered personalized content from Google and partner companies. Google stores your rating (+1) of content and information from web pages you clicked when you were awarded +1. Your +1 rating can be displayed with your profile name and photo on other Google services. Google collects a total of your 1+ activities. This is used to optimize and personalize Google's offering for you. To use the Google+ platform, you create a globally visible profile under a name of your choice. The chosen name will also be used for the other Google services. If you know your e-mail address, you can access your Google+ profile in this way. Google uses the data collected within the framework of its data protection regulations, among other things, to compile statistics which are passed on to partner companies in summary form or used for other purposes. Details on the use of the data and the data protection provisions can be viewed at www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/ . The link also contains information on the individual setting of data protection on Google+.

Instagram Plugin

We also include functions of the Instagram online service on our website. The provider of these functions is Instagram Inc, located at CA 94025, 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, USA. The Instagram button allows you to link to your Instagram account when you visit our site if you are logged in to Instagram. Instagram receives the information about your visit to our website and can assign this visit to your Instagram profile. We have no knowledge of the content of the information transmitted, nor of its use by Instagram. You can find more information about data collection and use by Instagram in the Instagram Privacy Statement at instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/.

Stored personal data will be deleted if the user of the website and/or customer revokes their consent to their storage, if their knowledge is no longer required to fulfil the purpose for which they were stored, or if their storage is inadmissible for other legal reasons. Data for billing and accounting purposes will not be affected by a deletion request.