Introduction and general information
Thank you for your interest in our website. The protection of your personal data is very important to us. In the following, you will find information on how we handle your data that is collected through your use of our website. Your data will be processed in accordance with the legal regulations on data protection.
Responsible party in the sense of data protection law
Telescope Advisory Partners GmbH
Contact details of the data protection officer
Our data privacy statement should be straightforward and understandable for everyone. As a rule, the data privacy statement uses the official terms of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The official definitions are explained in Art. 4 GDPR.
Data protection information for customers
Our DATA PROTECTION INFORMATION FOR CUSTOMERS/OTHER CONTRACTUAL PARTNERS AND INTERESTED PERSONS can be found here: https://telescope-advisory.com/data-protection-information-for-customers/
Data protection information for applicants
Our DATA PROTECTION INFORMATION FOR APPLICANTS can be found here: https://telescope-advisory.com/data-protection-information-for-applicants/
Access to and storage of information in terminal equipment
By using our website, access to information (e.g. IP address) or storage of information (e.g. cookies) in your terminal equipment may occur. This access or storage may involve further processing of personal data pursuant to the GDPR. In cases where such access to information or such storage of information is strictly necessary for the technically error-free delivery of our services, this is done on the basis of § 25 para. 1 s. 1, para. 2 no. 2 TTDSG. In cases where such a process serves other purposes (e.g. the needs-based design of our website), this will only be carried out on the basis of § 25 para. 1 TTDSG with your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR. The consent can be revoked at any time with effect for the future.
For more information on the processing of your personal data and the relevant legal basis in this context, please refer to the following sections on the specific processing activities on our website.
Data processing by visiting our website
When you visit our website, it is technically necessary for data to be transmitted to our web server via your Internet browser. The following data is recorded during an ongoing connection for communication between your Internet browser and our web server:
- Date and time of the request
- Name of the requested file
- Page from which the file was requested
- Access status
- Web browser and operating system used
- (Complete) IP address of the requesting computer
- Amount of data transferred
We collect the listed data to ensure a smooth connection setup of the website and to enable a comfortable use of our website by the users. In addition, the log file is used to evaluate system security and stability as well as for administrative purposes. The legal basis for the temporary storage of the data or the log files is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.
For reasons of technical security, in particular to defend against attempted attacks on our web server, we store this data for a short period of time. On the basis of this data, it is not possible for us to draw any individuals is not possible. After the latest, the data is anonymized by shortening 7 days of the IP address at domain level, so that it is no longer possible to establish a relationship to the individual user.
In addition, the data is processed in anonymized form for statistical purposes, if necessary. This data is never stored together with other personal data of the user, compared with other data or passed on to third parties.
Contact form and contact by e-mail
If you send us inquiries via contact form or e-mail, your data from the inquiry form or your e-mail, including the first and last name you provide there, will be stored by us for the purpose of processing the inquiry and in case of follow-up questions. The specification of an e-mail address is required for contact, the specification of your name and telephone number is voluntary. We will not pass on this data in any case without your consent. The legal basis for the processing of the data is our legitimate interest in responding to your request in accordance with Art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR and, if applicable.
Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR, if your request is aimed at the conclusion of a contract. Your data will be deleted after final processing of your request, provided that there are no legal obligations to retain data. You can object to the processing of your personal data at any time in the case of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.
Web analysis and data tracking
Deactivating Google Analytics
Website analysis with Hubspot
The data will be deleted as soon as it is no longer required to achieve the purpose for which it was collected. Data will be deleted no later than 48 months after it has been collected.
You can permanently object to the collection of data by Hubspot and the setting of cookies by preventing the storage of cookies accordingly through your browser settings.
Service provider: Hubspot
European branch: HubSpot Ireland Limited at 2nd Floor 30 North Wall Quay, Dublin 1, Ireland.
Address USA: HubSpot, Inc., 25 First St., 2nd floor, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02141, USA.
Standard Contractual Clauses: We have concluded Standard Contractual Clauses with the provider based in the USA pursuant to Art. 46 (2) lit. c GDPR to ensure an adequate level of data protection. https://legal.hubspot.com/dpa
In part, the cookies are used to simplify website processes by storing settings (e.g. providing already selected options). If personal data is also processed by individual cookies implemented by us, the processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR either for the execution of the contract or in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR to protect our legitimate interests in the best possible functionality of the website as well as a customer-friendly and effective design of the site visit. You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and only allow cookies in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. The Cookie settings can be managed under the following links for the respective browsers.
- Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/de/kb/cookies-erlauben-und-ablehnen
- Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/de-DE/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies
- Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=de&hlrm=en&answer=95647
- Safari: https://support.apple.com/kb/ph21411?locale=de_DE
- Opera: https://help.opera.com/en/latest/web-preferences/#cookies
You can also individually manage the cookies of many companies and features that are used for advertising. To do this, use the corresponding user tools, available at https://www.aboutads.info/choices/ or http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices. Most browsers also offer a so-called “do-not-track” function, which allows you to indicate that you do not want to be “tracked” by websites. When this feature is enabled, the browser tells ad networks, websites, and applications that you do not want to be tracked for behavioral advertising and the like. For information and instructions on how to edit this feature, depending on the provider of your browser, see the links below:
- Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/2790761?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=de
- Mozilla Firefox: https://www.mozilla.org/de/firefox/dnt/
- Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/de-de/help/17288/windows-internet-explorer-11-use-do-nottrack
- Opera: http://help.opera.com/Windows/12.10/de/notrack.html
- Safari: https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21416?locale=de_DE
Data transfer and receiver
We will not transfer your personal data to third parties unless
- we have explicitly indicated this in the description of the data processing in question.
- you have given your express consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a GDPR
- the disclosure pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f GDPR is necessary to assert, exercise or defend legal claims and there is no reason to believe that you have an overriding legitimate interest in the non-disclosure of your data,
- in the event that the disclosure pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a GDPR is not necessary for the purpose of Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f GDPR. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. c GDPR there is a legal obligation and
- insofar as this is necessary pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. b GDPR for the execution of contractual relationships with you.
Furthermore, we use external service providers for the processing of our services, all of whom we have carefully selected and commissioned in writing. These are strictly bound by our instructions and are monitored by us on a regular basis. If necessary, we have concluded contract processing agreements with them pursuant to Art. 28 GDPR. These are service providers for web hosting, sending e-mails, maintenance and servicing of our IT systems, etc. The service providers will not pass this data on to third parties.
We take appropriate technical and organizational measures to ensure a level of protection appropriate to the risk in accordance with Article 32 of the GDPR, taking into account the state of the art, the costs of implementation and the nature, scope, circumstances and purposes of the processing, as well as the varying likelihood and severity of the risk to the rights and freedoms of natural persons. This website uses SSL encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of
transmission of confidential content, this website uses SSL encryption.
Duration of storage of personal data
The duration of the storage of personal data is determined by the relevant statutory retention periods (e.g. from commercial law and tax law). After expiry of the respective period, the corresponding data is routinely deleted. If data is required for contract fulfillment or contract initiation or if we have a justified interest in further storage, the data will be deleted if they are no longer required for these purposes or if you make use of your right of revocation or objection.
Rights of affected parties
Your rights. Below you will find information on the rights of affected parties which the applicable data protection law grants you vis-à-vis the person responsible with regard to the processing of your personal data: The right, pursuant to Art. 15 GDPR, to request information about your personal data that we have processed. In particular, you may request information about the purposes of the processing, 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 of rectification, deletion, restriction of processing or objection, the existence of a right of complaint, the origin of your data if it has not been collected from us, as well as the existence of an automated decision-making process including profiling and, if applicable, specific information on its details.
The right, pursuant to Art. 16 GDPR, to immediately request the correction of incorrect or incomplete personal data stored by us. The right, pursuant to Art. 17 GDPR, to demand the deletion of your personal data stored with us, unless processing is necessary for the exercise of the right to freedom of expression and information, for the fulfillment of a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims. The right, pursuant to Art. 18 GDPR, to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data, insofar as the accuracy of the data is disputed by you, the processing is unlawful, but you refuse its deletion and we no longer need the data, but you need it for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims or you have lodged an objection against the processing pursuant to Art. 21 GDPR. The right, pursuant to Art. 20 GDPR, to receive your personal data, which you have provided to us, in a structured, common and machine-readable format or to demand the transfer of your personal data to another responsible person. The right to complain to a supervisory authority pursuant to Art. 77 GDPR. As a rule, you can contact the supervisory authority of the federal state in which our registered office is located or, if applicable, your usual place of residence or workplace. Right to revoke consent granted pursuant to Art. 7 (3) GDPR: You have the right to revoke your consent to the processing of data which can be rescinded with future effect at any time. In the event of revocation, we will immediately delete the data concerned, unless further processing can be supported on a legal basis for processing without consent. The revocation of the consent does not affect the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent up to the revocation.
Right of objection
If your personal data is processed by us on the basis of legitimate interests pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f GDPR, you have the right pursuant to Art. 21 GDPR to object to the processing of your personal data if this is done for reasons arising from your particular situation. If the objection is directed against the processing of personal data for the purpose of direct marketing, you have a general right of objection without the requirement to state a particular situation. If you wish to exercise your right of revocation or objection, simply send an e-mail to email@example.com.
Social networks (Facebook, Twitter, Xing, etc.) are only integrated on our website as links to the corresponding services. After clicking on the embedded text/image link, you will be redirected to the page of the respective provider. Only after the redirection is user information transmitted to the transferred to the respective provider. For information on the handling of your personal data when using these websites, please refer to the respective data protection regulations of the provider.
Adaption and status of the data privacy statement
We reserve the right to adapt or update this data privacy statement if necessary in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations. In this way, we can adapt it to the current legal requirements and take account of changes to our services, e.g. the introduction of new services. The most current version applies to your browsing session.
Date of this privacy statement: 09.03.2022