Data Privacy Notice

Thank you for visiting our website and for your interest in our company. The protection of your personal data is of high importance to us and we wish you to feel safe visiting our internet sites. In the following, we describe which information we collect when you visit our website and how this information is used.

Our Contact details

You can find our contact details, in the disclaimer.

Data Protection Officer

You can contact our data protection officer directly under: brigitte.diefenbacher(at)leibinger-stiftung.de

Your Rights

In respect to your personal data, you have the right to request from us information, correction, erasure or limitation in accordance with the legal regulations. Furthermore, we provide you with your data in a structured, conventional and machine-readable format. If we use your data based on your consent, you may revoke your consent at any time. From the time of revocation, we will no longer use your data for the agreed purpose. If we believe to have a legitimate interest in processing your data, you may contact us via brigitte.diefenbacher(at)leibinger-stiftung.de and raise your objection. Irrespective thereof, you may at any time contact the responsible supervising authorities.

Rights to Withdraw

If your personal data are based on legitimate interests in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 f. GDPR, you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data, if there are reasons arising from your particular situation. In the event of a justified objection, we will no longer process the personal data.

Erasure of Data

When your data are no longer needed for the specified purposes or if their storage is inadmissible for other legal reasons, we will delete them. Excluded from this, are lawfully collected data which we are obliged to store for legal reasons.  Please note that for each deletion the data are initially blocked in order to avoid accidental erasure or potential willful damage.  For technical reasons, data may in certain cases be duplicated in data backup files or by mirroring.  Such copies may be erased after some delay due to technical reasons.

Provision of our Website

You can visit our website without providing any personal information. Each time one of our website pages is accessed, the web server automatically stores only the IP address, date and time of your request, the time zone difference from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), the content of your request (specific site), the access status/http status code, the respective quantity of data transmitted, the website from which the request is sent, the browser, the operating system and its interface, as well as the language and version of the browser software. These data are never stored specifically to your person. These access data are evaluated exclusively for the purpose of ensuring trouble-free operation of our site and to improve our services. If the IP address is to be regarded as personal, it will be deleted after 90 days at the latest, unless there are other compelling reasons to the contrary.

Cookies

In order to make our website as user-friendly as possible, we use so-called “cookies”.  Cookies are small text files which are allocated to your browser and stored on your hard disk and that serve to provide specific information to the site setting the cookie (by us in this case). Cookies are used to improve the user-friendliness of our website and to facilitate the functions you use.  Should we also use cookies for other purposes, we shall inform you in our Data Privacy Notice for which purposes we use them. You may make various settings for cookies in your browser, block them and delete the cookies set. However, we kindly ask you to note that without cookies you might not be able to use all the services provided on our website. If third- party cookies are used on this page, please refer here to the implemented services for further information.

Matomo (formerly Piwik)

We use the open source software Matomo (formerly Piwik) on the pages of our website for the statistical evaluation of visitor access. Cookies", which are simple text files, are stored on your computer for this purpose. The information generated by the "cookies" is stored exclusively on our own servers or on the servers of our web provider. The data will not be passed on to third parties. The information is recorded anonymously (IP address only stored in abridged form) and serves to improve the offer.

Disclosure/Forwarding of Data

We only disclose information to third parties to the extent described in this Data Privacy Notice.  For more efficient administration, data are used within the company or data processors are appointed. We reserve the right to amend or change this data protection declaration at any time with effect for the future. The latest version is available on the website.

Data protection information in case of contact

On the website you can contact the Berthold Leibinger Stiftung and, for example, send us unsolicited requests for funding by e-mail. The personal data transmitted in this context will be used exclusively to answer the respective inquiries. They are deleted when their knowledge is no longer necessary for this purpose, unless legal provisions justify a longer storage.


Duty to inform according to Art. 13 DSGVO

The following links will give you an overview of how we process your personal data and your rights under data protection law. Which data is processed in detail and how it is used depends largely on the services requested or agreed in each case.

Updated: May 2018