24. Oktober 2017

Privacy Statement

1. About this privacy policy

The protection of your privacy is very important to us. Therefore, we urge you to read carefully the following summary of how our website readbox.net works.

The data protection statement listed here complies with the guidelines of the DSGVO. It should inform about the type, the purpose and the use of personal data by the website operator readbox publishing GmbH Ruhrallee 9 in 44139 Dortmund .

Our site is equipped with various security measures, but no complete protection of your data can be guaranteed because security gaps in the Internet can not be ruled out. If you have concerns regarding the collection of your data, you will find at the end of the text the corresponding contact details of our contact persons.

2. Personal data

The function and communication of our service depends on the data of our users. Personal data is particularly sensitive – this means all information that can be traced back to a specific, natural person. According to DSGVO, we have an obligation to list the entire scope of all such data.

By using our site the following personal data are collected according to DSGVO:

  • First and last name
  • Address
  • birth
  • Email address
  • IP address

These data are generated when you use the following functions:

  • comment function
  • Contact
  • Newsletter

We assure that this data is only for the functioning, the statistical evaluation and the improvement of our offer. Under current regulations, this information is collected only for the time you use our service. The statutory extinguishing regulations are complied with.

3. How we collect data

3.1. Log Files

A log file is created as part of an automatic log of the processing computer system. This means that the information of your used terminal is recorded as logfiles on a server.

We also do a log file analysis. We as a side provider / Our site provider records:

  • Access to the page: date, time, frequency
  • How to get to the page (previous page, hyperlink, etc.)
  • Amount of sent data
  • Which browser and which version of it you are using
  • your IP address

Again, the data collected only serve to improve our offer. We may / The operator may only store, issue or retrieve server log files for a longer period of time, if permitted by law (eg suspected illegal activity).

3.2 newsletters and subscriptions

Once a month, we send a newsletter to the registered e-mail addresses of our users. For this we save corresponding e-mail addresses. If you no longer wish to do so, you can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time at the address (insert here link). Your e-mail address will then be deleted immediately from the mailing list.

4. Cookies

This website uses cookies. Cookies are small data packets with configuration information. The web browser stores these files on the user’s computer when an internet page is opened. Cookies allow us to personalize our service and make it more user-friendly.
You have the option to block the setting of cookies and delete already set cookies. In such a case, we must inform you that certain features on the site no longer or only partially work.

5. Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. 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. We have also adapted Google Analytics to comply with applicable privacy legislation. If you have anonymised your IP address, then this is usually shortened before leaving the European Economic Area.
If you would like to deactivate these cookies, you will find a browser plug-in under the following link: https://tools.google. com / dlpage / gaoptout? hl = en

6. Social Bookmarks

On our website we offer the possibility to share content on social networks or by email via external links. If you use these, you will be redirected to the websites of the providers and the corresponding user information will be passed on.

If you are logged in to one of these social networks with your account while using our site and you want to share our content, then that information will be linked to your respective account. We as the operator have no influence on the data, which are conveyed by plug-ins to appropriate servers. As a rule, the IP address is transmitted.

6.1. Facebook

The purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Facebook, as well as your rights and settings options for the protection of your privacy, please refer to the Privacy Policy from Facebook .

6.2. Twitter

The purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Twitter as well as your rights in this regard and setting options for the protection of your privacy can be found in the Twitter Privacy Policy .

6.3. Google Maps

This website uses Google Maps from Google Inc. By using this website, you agree to the collection, processing and use of the data collected by Google Inc., its agents and third parties. You can view them under the Google Maps Terms of Use .

6.4. Google + 1 button

If a website of our website contains the “+1” button, then your internet browser will load and display this button from the Google server. The website you visit on our website is automatically communicated to the Google server. When displaying a + 1 button, Google will not log your browsing history permanently, but only for up to two weeks. If you do not want Google to receive data about you through our website, you must log out of Google before visiting our website. Learn more about the Google+ badges on the Google+ platform .

7. Data transfer to third parties

Basically your data will not be communicated to third parties. In addition, we take appropriate measures and regular checks to ensure that the data we collect can not be viewed or tapped by third parties from outside.

8. Right to information and cancellation

You have the right at any time to request information about the data collected and stored by us as well as their deletion. Just write us an e-mail to: datenschutz [at] readbox.net

9. Data Protection Officer

The correct implementation of data protection is checked by us by an external data protection officer. If you have concerns about the processing of your personal information, you may also contact them directly.

Name: Achim Albrecht
Tel .: 0231/43877480
E-Mail: privacy [at] readbox.net

Name: Dennis Löffler
Tel .: 0231 / 586933-24
E-Mail: privacy [at] readbox.net

10. Change of privacy policy

We, the persons responsible, reserve the right to change the privacy policy at any time with regard to applicable data protection regulations. Current status is (01.06.2018). As a result of the further development of our website and offers thereof or due to changed legal or official requirements, it may be necessary to change this privacy policy.