Data Protection

1. Data protection at a glance general instructions
Here is a simple explanation of what happens to your personal data when you visit our website. Personal data is any data with which you can be personally identified. You can obtain comprehensive information about the subject of data protection from the privacy statement given below.

Data collection on our website
Who is responsible for the data collection on this website?
Data processing on this website is conducted by the website operator. You can obtain contact information from the masthead of this website.

How do we collect your data?
Your data is collected firstly because you provided it to us. This can be e.g. data which you enter into a contact form. 
           
Other data is collected automatically via our IT system when you visit the website. This is mainly technical data (e.g. internet browser, operating system or time of page call up). This data is collected automatically as soon as you visit our website.

What do we use your data for?
Some of the data is collected to guarantee trouble-free provision of the website. Other data can be used to analyse your use of the website.

What rights do you have over your data?
You have the right any time to obtain information about the origin, recipients and purpose of your stored personal data free of charge (ART. 15, GDPR).     
You also have the right to demand the correction (ART 16, GDPR), blocking or deletion of this data (ART. 17, GDPR).         
You have the right at any time to restrict the processing of your data (ART. 18, GDPR).
You have the right at any time to request that the data which you have provided be sent to you (ART. 20, GDPR).  For this and other questions about the subject of data protection you may contact us at the address given in the masthead.
You also have the right to complain to the relevant supervisory authority (ART. 77, GDPR).

Right of withdrawal
You have the right at any time to withdraw all consents previously given (ART. 7, PARA. 3, GDPR).

Right to oppose
You have the right at any time to oppose any future processing of any data relating to you (ART. 21, GDPR).
Analysis tools and tools from third party suppliers
When you visit our website your surfing behaviour may be statistically analysed. This is done primarily with cookies and analytics programs. The analysis of your surfing behaviour is anonymous as a rule. The surfing behaviour cannot be traced back to you. You may oppose this analysis or you can prevent it by not using certain tools. You will find detailed information about this in the following privacy statement.   You can oppose this analysis. We will inform you of your right to oppose in this privacy statement.

2. General instructions and mandatory information
Data protection
The operator of this site takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data in full confidentiality and corresponding to the legal data protection regulations and this privacy statement.      
           
When you use this website we collect personal data from you. Personal data is any data with which you can be personally identified. This privacy statement explains what data we collect and what we use it for. It also explains how and to what end this takes place.       
           
We point out that data transfer via the Internet (e.g. communication per email) may not be totally secure. It is not possible to guarantee protection of data against third party access.
Reference to the responsible party
The responsible party for data processing on this website is:         
           
Lehmann Präzision GmbH
Uhrenmanufaktur
Weilerstraße 27
78739 Hardt
           
Phone: +49 7422 9580-140
Email: info@lehmann-uhren.com    
           
The responsible party is the individual or legal entity who decides solely or jointly with others about the purposes and means of processing personal data (e.g. name, email address etc.).

Withdrawal of your consent to data processing
Many data processing operations are only possible with your explicit consent. You can withdraw a consent you have previously given at any time. All it takes is simply sending us notification by email. The legality of the data processing which has taken place until the withdrawal is not affected.

Right to complain to the relevant supervisory authority
In the event of data protection law violations, the affected party has the right to complain to the relevant supervisory authority. The relevant supervisory authority in data protection law cases is the Officer for Data Protection in the German State in which our company has its registered office. A list of data protection officers and their contact details can be found by clicking on the link: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.

Right to data portability
You have the right to have the data which we process on the basis of your consent or automatically for the fulfilment of a contract, sent to you or to a third party in a standard machine-readable format. If you ask for the direct transfer of the data to another responsible party, this can take place only if technically feasible.

Information, blocking, deletion
Under prevailing law you have the right at any time to obtain information free of charge about your stored personal data, its origin and recipients, the purpose of data processing and, if required, the right to insist on correction, blocking or deletion of this data. For this and other questions about the subject of personal data you may contact us at any time at the address given in the masthead.

Opposition to advertising emails
The use of contact data published in the context of the obligation to produce a masthead to send unsolicited advertising and information materials is hereby opposed. The operators of the site reserve the right to take explicit legal steps in the event of receiving unsolicited advertising information, for instance spam emails.

3. Data protection officer
Statutory data protection officer
We have appointed a data protection officer for our company.     
           
GWS GmbH  
Hugo-Herrmann-Str. 4          
D-72766 Reutlingen  
Phone: 07121 4869986         
Email: datenschutz@lehmann-uhren.de      
           
GWS GmbH, Registered office: Reutlingen
District court Stuttgart, commercial register B 760730       
Managing director: Tabea Knabe     
Tax number: 78116/08108   
VAT ID: DE290933657

4. Data collection on our website
Cookies
Our internet pages partly use cookies. Cookies do no damage to your computer and contain no viruses. Cookies are used to make our site more user-friendly, more effective and more secure. Cookies are small text files which are downloaded onto on your computer and which your browser saves.
           
Most of the cookies we use are so called “Session Cookies”. These are deleted automatically after the end of your visit. Other cookies remain on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognise your browser the next time you visit.
           
You can adjust your browser settings to give you the choice of whether to allow the use of cookies on a case by case basis, whether to accept cookies in certain instances or whether to refuse cookies in general and to delete cookies automatically when you close your browser. Deactivating cookies can limit the features of this website.         
           
Cookies which are needed to carry out electronic communication or to provide certain functions requested by you (e.g. shopping cart function) will be saved on the basis of art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a justified interest in saving cookies for the technically trouble-free and optimised provision of its services. Inasmuch as other cookies are saved (e.g. cookies for the analysis of your surfing behaviour) these are dealt with separately in this privacy statement.

Server log files
The provider of the pages automatically collects and saves information in server log files, which your browser sends to us automatically. These are:
Browser type and browser version
Operating system used
Referrer URL
Host name of the accessing computer
Time of the server request
IP address
This data is not combined with other data sources. 
           
The basis for the data processing is ART. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR, which permits the processing of data for fulfilment of a contract or precontractual measures.

Contact form
When you send us enquiries via our contact form, we will save your details from the query form, including the contact data given by you, for the purpose of processing the enquiry and for further questions. We will not pass on this data without your consent.       
           
Thus the data you enter in the contact form is processed exclusively on the basis of your consent (art. 6, para. 1 lit. a GDPR). You may withdraw this consent at any time. All it takes is simply sending us notification by email. The legality of the data processing operations which have taken place until the withdrawal is not affected.        
           
The data provided by you in the contact form remains with us until you ask for it to be deleted, withdraw your consent for it to be saved or until the purpose of saving the data no longer exists (e.g. after we have dealt with your inquiry). Mandatory legal provisions – particularly archiving terms – remain unaffected.

5. Analytics tools and advertising
Google Analytics
This website uses functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. 
           
Google Analytics uses "cookies". These are text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of your use of the website. 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.         
           
Google Analytics cookies are saved on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a justified interest in the analysis of user behaviour in order to optimise both its web service and its advertising.

IP anonymising
We have activated the IP anonymising function on this website. This will result in your IP address being abbreviated by Google within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area prior to being sent to the USA. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and abbreviated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports about the website activities and to provide other services to the website operator related to the website activities and internet usage. The IP address provided by your browser in the context of Google Analytics will not be combined with other Google data.

Browser plugin
You can prevent the saving of cookies by adjusting your browser software settings correspondingly; However please note that in this case you may be able to use all the features of this website. You can also prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (incl. your IP address) and prevent the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available from the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

Opposition to data collection
You can prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking the checkbox at the end of the page (deactivate Google Analytics). This sets an opt-out cookie which prevents the collection of your data on future visits to this website.   
           
You can obtain more information about the handling of user data in the case of Google Analytics in Google's privacy statement: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de.

Order data processing
We have concluded a contract with Google for contract data processing and we apply the strict requirements of the German data protection authority in our use of Google Analytics in full.


Demographic characteristics at Google Analytics
This website uses the Google Analytics “demographic characteristics” function. This enables the production of reports containing statistics on age, gender and interests of the site user. This data comes from Google's interest-related advertising and from visitor data from third party suppliers. This data cannot be traced to a specific person. You can deactivate this function at any time in your Google account or generally disable the collection of your data by Google Analytics as described in “Opposition to data collection”.

6. Newsletter
Newsletter data
If you wish to receive the newsletter offered on the website we need an email address from you plus information which will enable us to verify that you are the owner of the email address given, and that you agree to receiving the newsletter. No further data will collected or, if it is collected, this will be on a voluntary basis. We will use this data exclusively for the dispatch of the requested information and will not pass it on to third parties.   
           
The processing of data entered in the newsletter subscription form takes place exclusively on the basis of your consent (art. 6, para. 1 lit. a GDPR). You can withdraw your consent to the saving of your data, your email address and its use for the dispatch of the newsletter at any time by clicking on the "unsubscribe" link in the newsletter. The legality of the data processing operations which have taken place until the withdrawal is not affected.  
           
The data supplied by you and saved by us for the purposes of sending you the newsletter will be saved until you unsubscribe from the newsletter, after which it will be deleted. Data which has been saved by us for other purposes (e.g. email addresses for the membership area) are unaffected by the above

7. Plugins and tools
YouTube
Our website uses plugins from the Google operated YouTube page. The site operator is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.  
           
Visits to our pages which run a YouTube plugin will create a connection to YouTube's servers. In this case the YouTube server is notified about which of our pages you have visited.    
           
If you are logged into your YouTube account you allow YouTube to assign your surfing behaviour directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.     
           
We use YouTube to visually appealing represent our online offers . This represents a justified interest in terms of art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.  
           
You can obtain further details about the handling of user data in YouTube's privacy statement from: https://www.google.en/intl/en/policies/privacy.

Google Web Fonts
This site uses so-called web fonts, which are provided by Google, for the uniform representation of fonts. When you call up a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly.   
           
For this purpose, the browser you use must connect to Google's servers. This tells Google that our website has been accessed via your IP address. We use Google web fonts for the uniform and attractive presentation of our online offers. This represents a justified interest in terms of art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.      
           
If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font from your computer will be used.  
For more information about Google web fonts please visit https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and Google's privacy statement: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

Google Maps
This page uses the Google Maps service via an API. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
           
It is necessary to save your IP address to use the functions of Google Maps. This information is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and saved there. The provider of this page has no influence on the data transfer. 
           
We use Google Maps to enhance the representation of our online offers and to make it easy to find us at the locations given on the website. This represents a justified interest in terms of art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.
           
You can obtain more information about the handling of user data in Google's privacy statement: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/.
Recording access with Google Analytics