DATA PROTECTION

Berylls Digital Ventures
Data privacy statement

In this data privacy statement, we tell you how we deal with personal data, including (for example) how we collect personal data , what kinds of personal data we collect and how we use personal data . References to “we” or “us” in this statement (the “data privacy statement”) refer to Berylls Digital Ventures GmbH & Co KG. Insofar as reference is made to Berylls in this data privacy statement or in the German-language part of the website, it refers to Berylls Digital Ventures GmbH & Co KG.”

In general, you can visit the individual pages of this website without having to provide any information about yourself to us. In this regard, please also consider the statements below on the subject of Google Analytics.

In certain cases, however, namely when

  • You use the contact form,
  • You sign up for the press distribution list,
  • You sign up for the newsletter,
  • You apply for a job using our career form,

we do require that you enter personal data, although you are not obligated to provide your personal data to us. In these places (e.g. when using the contact form), you will not be able to use certain optional functions of the website without providing certain personal information. In any case, providing your information is voluntary. Personal data is collected from data entry fields in the corresponding areas of the website and may include the following information in particular: title, first name, last name, company name/ publisher, position, postal address, e-mail address, curriculum vitae and telephone number. For clarification, we wish to point out that no “special kinds of personal data” within the meaning of Section 3 Para. 9 German Federal Data Protection Act (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz) are collected via the website.

 

Contact form

When you send us inquiries using the contact form, the information your enter into the inquiry form, including the contact data you indicate there, will be stored with us for the purpose of processing the inquiry and for the event of follow-up inquiries. The data you provide will be transmitted to us without encryption. We treat this data as confidential and we will only use it to contact you. We will not disclose this data to others without your consent.

 

Newsletter data/ press distribution list data

If you wish to subscribe to the newsletter and/or the press review offered on the website, we will need your e-mail address and certain information that enables us to verify that you are the owner of the indicated e-mail address and that you agree to receive the newsletter. No other data will be collected. We will use this data only for the purpose of sending you the requested information and we will not disclose it to third parties.

 

You can revoke your consent to store and use your data and e-mail address for the purpose of sending you the newsletter or the press distribution list at any time. One way you can do this is by clicking on the “Unsubscribe” link in the newsletter / press release.

 

Career form

If you have entered personal data for purposes of a job application, your data will be collected, processed and used to make hiring decisions.

 

Google Analytics

This website uses functions of the web analysis service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

 

Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, which are text files that are stored on your computer that make it possible to analyze your use of the website. The information about your use of this website that is generated by the cookie is usually transmitted to a Google server in the United States and stored there. If you activate the IP anonymization option on this website, however, Google will first truncate your IP address within the member states of the European Union or the other signatory states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted first to a Google server in the United States and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to analyze your use of the website, to compile reports on website activities and to provide other services related to website usage and Internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transmitted from your browser in connection with Google Analytics will not be commingled with other data of Google. You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; in this case, however, please note that you will not be able to fully use all the functions of this website. You can also prevent the transmission of data referring to your use of the website generated by the cookie (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de).

You can find more information about the handling of user data by Google Analytics in Google’s privacy notice: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de

 

You can prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link……………… . It will place an opt-out cookie that will prevent the collection of your data in future visits to this Website: Deactivate Google Analytics.

When you access our website, it is also possible that we may automatically collect technical information, but it cannot be used to identify you. This information may include the domain name of the website from which you accessed our website, for example. We collect this data in order to determine the personal inclinations of users when surfing the Internet. This information is only used for internal purposes, to study the demographics, behavior and interests of the website’s users. Anonymous or general information (e.g. that you visit this website from Germany) that cannot be used to identify you is not personal information and is therefore not covered by this privacy notice.

 

Cookies

When you visit the website, it is possible that a session cookie will be stored on your computer. Session cookies are small data packages that are stored on the hard drive of your computer when you access a website, which make it possible to analyze your usage of the website. By using cookies, we can determine which pages were accessed by visitors and how much time they spent on these pages, which helps us determine the most popular parts of the website. Analyzing this data enables us to adapt the website to customers’ demands and needs. The cookies also recognize whether a user has visited the website in the past, so that the information in the cookie is sent back to the website the next time the user visits it. Therefore, the presented information can differ depending on the user’s inclinations. You can learn more about these functions in the instruction manual or help pages of your browser.

You can set your browser so that it accepts all cookies, refuses all cookies, or informs you when a cookie is transmitted. Because every browser is different, you should call up the help menu of your browser to find out how you can change the presets for dealing with cookies.

Because the website is designed to use cookies, deactivating the cookie function could limit the ways you can use the website.

 

Access to your personal data

If you wish to inspect, modify or update the personal data we have collected from you, or if you wish to have your personal data deleted, you can send us an e-mail at the e-mail address given in the publisher’s information section (LINK). We will not keep your personal data for any longer than necessary for the purposes described in this privacy notice.

Security of collected personal data

We will take all necessary and suitable measures according to the latest state of technology to appropriately protect your personal data against unauthorized access, unauthorized use and modification and unlawful destruction.

We limit access to personal data so that only those employees who need to have knowledge of such data to achieve the purposes described in Article 2 are able to access your personal data.