Privacy Policy

We appreciate your visit to our website www.als.de and your interest in our company.

Protecting your personal information, such as date of birth, name, phone number, address, etc., is important to us.

The purpose of this privacy statement is to inform you about the processing of your personal data that we collect from you when you visit our site. Our data protection practices are in line with the legal regulations of the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO) and the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG). The following data protection declaration serves to fulfill the information obligations resulting from the DSGVO. These can be found, for example, in Art. 13 and Art. 14 ff. DSGVO.

Responsible party

The responsible party within the meaning of Article 4 No. 7 of the GDPR is the party which alone or jointly with others determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal data.

With regard to our website, the controller is:

A.L.S. Architektonische Licht-Systeme GmbH
Mastorter Str. 31
88069 Tettnang
Germany
E-mail: info@als.de
Tel.: +49 (0) 7542 9344 0
Fax: +49 (0) 7542 9344 30

Contact details of the data protection officer

We have appointed a data protection officer in accordance with Art. 37 DSGVO. You can reach our data protection officer at the following contact details:

Jochen Waizenhöfer
Mastorter Str. 31
88069 Tettnang
Germany
Email: datenschutz@alsgmbh.eu

providing the website and creating log files

Each time our website is accessed, our system automatically collects data and information from the respective retrieving device (e.g. computer, cell phone, tablet, etc.).

Which personal data are collected and to what extent are they processed?

(1) Information about the browser type and version used;
(2) The operating system of the retrieval device;
(3) Host name of the accessing computer;
(4) The IP address of the retrieval device;
(5) Date and time of access;
(6) Websites and resources (images, files, other page content) that were accessed on our website;
(7) Websites from which the user's system accessed our Internet site (referrer tracking);
(8) Message as to whether the retrieval was successful;
(9) Amount of data transferred

This data is stored in the log files of our system. A storage of these data together with personal data of a concrete user does not take place, so that an identification of individual site visitors does not take place.

Legal basis for the processing of personal data

Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO (legitimate interest). Our legitimate interest is to ensure the achievement of the purpose described below

Purpose of data processing

The temporary (automated) storage of data is necessary for the course of a website visit to enable delivery of the website. The storage and processing of personal data is also carried out to maintain the compatibility of our website for as many visitors as possible and to combat abuse and troubleshooting. For this purpose, it is necessary to log the technical data of the retrieving computer in order to be able to react as early as possible to display errors, attacks on our IT systems and/or errors in the functionality of our website. In addition, the data serve us to optimize the website and to generally ensure the security of our information technology systems.

Duration of storage

The deletion of the aforementioned technical data takes place as soon as they are no longer required to ensure the compatibility of the website for all visitors, but no later than 3 months after retrieval of our website.

Opposition and cancellation possibility

You can object to processing at any time pursuant to Art. 21 DSGVO and request deletion of data pursuant to Art. 17 DSGVO. You can find out which rights you are entitled to and how to assert them in the lower section of this privacy policy.

Special features of the website

Our site offers you various functions, during the use of which personal data is collected, processed and stored by us. Below we explain what happens with this data:

Contact form(s)

  • Which personal data are collected and to which extent are they processed?

    The data you entered into our contact forms.

  • Legal basis for the processing of personal data

    Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO (consent by unambiguous confirming action or behavior)

  • Purpose of data processing

    We will only use the data collected via our contact form(s) to process the specific contact request received through the contact form. Please note that in order to fulfill their contact request, we may also send you e-mails to the address provided. The purpose of this is so that you can receive confirmation from us that your request has been correctly forwarded to us. However, sending this confirmation email is not obligatory for us and is for your information only.

  • Duration of storage

    After processing your request, the collected data will be deleted immediately, unless there are legal retention periods.

  • Possibility of revocation and deletion

    The revocation and deletion options are based on the general regulations on the right of revocation and deletion under data protection law described below in this data protection declaration.

  • Requirement to provide personal data

    Use of the contact forms is on a voluntary basis and is not required by contract or law. You are not obliged to contact us via the contact form, but can also use the other contact options provided on our site. If you wish to use our contact form, you must fill in the fields marked as mandatory. If you do not fill out the required information of the contact form, you can either not send the request or we can unfortunately not process your request.

Newsletter subscription form

  • Which personal data are collected and to what extent are they processed?

    By registering for the newsletter on our website, we receive the e-mail address entered by you in the registration field and, if applicable, further contact data, provided that you communicate these to us via the newsletter registration form.

  • Legal basis for the processing of personal data

    Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO (consent by unambiguous confirmatory act or conduct)

  • Purpose of data processing

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    The data recorded in the registration mask of our newsletter will be used by us exclusively for sending our newsletter, in which we inform you about all our services and our news. After registration, we will send you a confirmation e-mail containing a link that you must click to complete your registration for our newsletter (double opt-in).

  • Duration of storage

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    Our newsletter can be unsubscribed at any time by clicking on the unsubscribe link, which is also included in every newsletter. Your data will be deleted by us immediately after unsubscribing, provided that there are no legal retention obligations. Likewise, your data will be deleted by us immediately in the event that your subscription is not completed. We reserve the right to delete without giving reasons and without prior or subsequent information.

  • Possibility of revocation and deletion

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    The revocation and deletion options are based on the general regulations on the right of revocation and deletion under data protection law described below in this data protection declaration.

  • Requirement to provide personal data

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    If you wish to use our newsletter, you must fill in the fields marked as mandatory and confirm your e-mail address by clicking on the double opt-in link. The newsletter registration details are neither necessary to enter into a contract with us nor legally binding. They are used exclusively for sending our newsletter. Sofern Sie die Pflichtfelder nicht ausfüllen, können wir Ihnen unseren Newsletterservice leider nicht zur Verfügung stellen.

Statistical analysis of visits to this website - web tracker

We collect, process and store the following data when this website or individual files of the website are accessed: IP address, website from which the file was retrieved, name of the file, date and time of retrieval, amount of data transferred and report on the success of the retrieval (so-called web log). We use this access data exclusively in non-personalized form for the continuous improvement of our Internet offering and for statistical purposes. We also use the following web trackers to evaluate visits to this website:

  • Google Tag Manager

    • What personal data are collected and to what extent are they processed?

      On our site, we use the service of the company Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (hereinafter: Google Tag Manager). Google Tag Manager provides a technical platform to run other web services and web tracking programs by means of so-called "tags" and to be able to control them in a bundled way. In this context, Google Tag Manager stores cookies on your computer and analyzes your surfing behavior (so-called "tracking"), insofar as web tracking tools are executed by means of Google Tag Manager. This data sent by individual tags embedded in Google Tag Manager is aggregated, stored and processed by Google Tag Manager under a unified user interface. All integrated "tags" are listed separately again in this privacy policy. You can find more information on the data protection of the tools integrated in Google Tag Manager in the respective section of this data protection declaration. In the course of using our website with activated integration of tags from Google Tag Manager, data, such as in particular your IP address and your user activities, are transmitted to servers of the company Google Ireland Limited. With regard to the web services integrated by means of Google Tag Manager, the regulations in the respective section of this data protection declaration apply. The tracking tools used in Google Tag Manager ensure through IP anonymization of the source code that the IP address is anonymized by Google Tag Manager before transmission. In doing so, Google Tag Manager is only enabled to collect IP addresses anonymously (so-called IP masking)

    • Legal basis for the processing of personal data

      The legal basis for data processing is, in accordance with Art. 6 (1) lit. a DSGVO, your consent in our information banner regarding the use of cookies and web tracking (consent by unambiguous confirming action or behavior).

    • Purpose of data processing

      On our behalf, Google will use the information obtained by means of Google Tag Manager to evaluate your visit to this website, compile reports on website activity and provide us with other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

    • Duration of storage

      Google will store the data relevant to the function of Google Tag Manager for as long as it is necessary to fulfill the booked web service. The data collection and storage is anonymized. If there is a reference to a person, the data will be deleted immediately, as long as it is not subject to any legal obligations to retain data. In any case, the deletion takes place after the expiration of the retention obligation.

    • Opportunity to object and delete

      You can prevent the collection and forwarding of personal data to Google (esp. your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by deactivating the execution of script code in your browser, installing a script blocker in your browser or activating the "Do Not Track" setting of your browser. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the Google cookie and related to your use of the website (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 https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de Google's security and privacy policies can be found at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

  • Google Analytics

    • Scope of processing of personal data

      On our site, we use the web tracking service of the company Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (hereinafter: Google Analytics). Within the scope of web tracking, Google-Analytics uses cookies that are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of the use of our website and your surfing behavior (so-called tracking). We carry out this analysis based on the tracking service of Google Analytics in order to constantly optimize our website and make it more available. In the course of using our website, data, such as in particular your IP address and your user activities, are transmitted to servers of the company Google Ireland Limited. We carry out this analysis on the basis of Google's tracking service in order to constantly optimize our internet offer and make it better available. Likewise, we need the web tracking for security reasons. Web tracking allows us to track whether third parties are attacking our website. The information from the web tracker enables us to take effective countermeasures and protect the personal data processed by us from these cyber attacks. By enabling IP anonymization within the Google Analytics tracking code of this website, your IP address will be anonymized by Google Analytics before transmission. This website uses a Google Analytics tracking code that has been extended by the operator gat._anonymizeIp(); to enable only anonymized collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).

    • Legal basis for the processing of personal data

      The legal basis for data processing is, in accordance with Art. 6 (1) lit. a DSGVO, your consent in our information banner regarding the use of cookies and web tracking (consent by unambiguous confirming action or behavior).

    • Purpose of data processing

      On our behalf, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your visit to this website, compiling reports on website activity and providing us with other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Likewise, we need the web tracking for security reasons. Web tracking allows us to track whether third parties are attacking our website. The information from the web tracker enables us to take effective countermeasures and protect the personal data processed by us from these cyber attacks.

    • Durationofstorage

      Google will store data relevant to the provision of web tracking for as long as it is necessary to fulfill the booked web service. The data collection and storage is anonymized. If there is a reference to a person, the data will be deleted immediately, unless they are subject to a legal obligation to retain data. In any case, the deletion takes place after the expiry of the retention obligation.

    • Opportunities to object and delete

      You can prevent the collection and forwarding of personal data to Google (esp. your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by deactivating the execution of script code in your browser or activating the "Do Not Track" setting of your browser. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the Google cookie and related to your use of the website (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 (https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de) Google's security and privacy policies can be found at https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de.

  • Facebook Connect

    We use the Facebook Connect service of the company Facebook Ireland Limited, 4 Grand Canal Square, 2 Dublin, Ireland, email on our site: impressum-support@support.facebook.com, website: https://www.facebook.com/ The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no adequacy decision by the Commission. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, since it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

    The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO, which you have given on our website.

    Through Facebook Connect, users can use their Facebook profile to simplify registration with other web services.

    You may revoke your consent at any time. For more information on revoking your consent, please see either the consent itself or the end of this Privacy Policy.

    For more information on the handling of transmitted data, please see the provider's privacy policy at https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy.

    The provider additionally offers an opt-out option at https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy.

  • Facebook Custom Audience

    We use on our site the service Facebook Custom Audience of the company Facebook Ireland Limited, 4 Grand Canal Square, 2 Dublin, Ireland, email: impressum-support@support.facebook.com, website: https://facebook.com/ The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no adequacy decision by the Commission. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, since it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

    The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO, which you have given on our website.

    Facebook Custom Audience is an advertising tool from the company Facebook, with which targeted advertising campaigns can be made to page visitors.

    You can revoke your consent at any time. You can find more information about revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

    For more information on the handling of transmitted data, please see the provider's privacy policy at https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy.

    The provider additionally offers an opt-out option at https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy.

  • COOKIEFIRST

    We use on our site the service COOKIEFIRST of the company Digital Data Solutions B.V., Plantage Middenlaan 42a, 1018DH Amsterdam, Netherlands, website: https://cookiefirst.com/ The transfer and processing of personal data takes place exclusively on servers in the European Union.

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    The legal basis for the transmission and processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c DSGVO. The use of the service helps us to comply with our legal obligations.

    By integrating COOKIEFIRST, we fulfill our legal obligation with regard to the consent management required for cookies.

    You can find out what rights you have with regard to processing at the end of this privacy policy.

    For more information on the handling of transferred data, please refer to the provider's privacy policy at https://cookiefirst.com/legal/privacy-policy/.

Integration of external web services and processing of data outside the EU

On our website, we use active content from external providers, so-called web services. By calling up our website, these external providers may receive personal information about your visit to our website. This may involve the processing of data outside the EU. You can prevent this by installing an appropriate browser plug-in or disabling the execution of scripts in your browser. This may result in functional restrictions on Internet pages that you visit.

We use the following external web services:

  • Google

    We use on our site the service Google of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View, United States, email: support-de@google.com, website: https://www.google.com/ The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no adequacy decision by the Commission. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, since it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

    Legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para 2 lit. a DSGVO, which you have made on our website.

    We use Google to be able to reload further services from Google on the website.

    You can revoke your consent at any time. You can find more information about revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

    For more information on the handling of transferred data, please see the provider's privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

  • Google Fonts

    We use on our site the service Google Fonts of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View, United States, email: support-de@google.com, website: https://www.google.com/ The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no adequacy decision by the Commission. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, since it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

    Legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para 2 lit. a DSGVO, which you have made on our website.

    Using the service Google Fonts, fonts are reloaded on our site to show you the page in a visually better version.

    You can revoke your consent at any time. For more information on how to revoke your consent, please see either the consent itself or the end of this Privacy Policy.

    For more information on the handling of transferred data, please see the provider's privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

  • Google Maps

    • Which personal data are collected and to what extent are they processed?

      On our site, we use the map service of the company Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (hereinafter: Google Maps). On the website, Google Maps is integrated via the Google API to visualize location information and display it in the form of a map. To display the map, the processing of the IP address by Google Maps is technically necessary. Regarding the other web services integrated by means of Google Apis, the regulations in the respective section of this privacy policy apply to Google Apis.

    • Legal basis for the processing of personal data

      Art. 6 lit. f DSGVO (legitimate interest). Our legitimate interest is to be able to present you with the usual presentation of location information on the Internet in a visualized form.

    • Purpose of data processing

      On our behalf, Google will use the information obtained by means of Google Maps to show you the map. By means of Google Maps, you will find us faster and more accurately than with a mere non-interactive map.

    • Duration of storage

      Google will store data relevant to the function of Google Maps for as long as it is necessary to fulfill the booked web service. The data collection and storage is anonymized. If there is a reference to a person, the data will be deleted immediately, as long as it is not subject to any legal obligations to retain data. In any case, the deletion takes place after the expiration of the retention obligation.

    • Opportunity to object and delete

      You can prevent the collection and forwarding of personal data to Google (esp. your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google by disabling the execution of script code in your browser, installing a script blocker in your browser or activating the "Do Not Track" setting of your browser. Google's security and privacy policies can be found at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

    • commonprocessing

      We have concluded a joint processing agreement with Google with regard to Google Maps. The content can be found at https://privacy.google.com/intl/de/businesses/mapscontrollerterms/.

  • Google APIS

    We use on our site the service Google APIS of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View, United States, email: support-de@google.com, website: https://www.google.com/ The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no adequacy decision by the Commission. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, since it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

    Legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para 2 lit. a DSGVO, which you have made on our website.

    We use Google APIS to be able to reload further services from Google on the website. Google Apis is a collection of interfaces for communication between the various Google services used on your website.

    For processing itself, the service or we collect the following data: IP address

    You can revoke your consent at any time. You can find more information about revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

    For more information on the handling of transferred data, please see the provider's privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

  • Gstatic

    We use on our site the service Gstatic of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway , 94043 Mointain View, United States, email: support-de@google.com, website: https://www.google.com/ The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no adequacy decision by the Commission. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, since it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

    The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO, which you have given on our website.

    Gstatic is a service used by Google to retrieve static content in order to reduce bandwidth usage and pre-load required catalog files.

    You can revoke your consent at any time. For more information on how to revoke your consent, please see either the consent itself or the end of this privacy policy.

    For more information on the handling of transferred data, please see the provider's privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

  • website check seal

    We use on our site the service Website-Check Seal of the company Website-Check GmbH, Beethovenstraße 24, 66111 Saarbrücken, Germany, e-mail: support@website-check.de, website: https://www.website-check.de/ The transfer and processing of personal data takes place exclusively on servers in the European Union.

    Legal basis for the transmission of personal data is in accordance with Art. 6 para 1 lit f DSGVO our legitimate interest in processing. Our legitimate interest lies in achieving the purpose described below.

    The script of Website-Check GmbH is the technical integration of the Website-Check seal. With this seal, we want to show that we take the issue of data protection very seriously. Due to the integration of the Website-Check test seal, a transfer of non-personal data to Website-Check GmbH as the publisher of the test seal takes place so that they can deliver it technically.

    With regard to the processing, you have the right of objection listed in Art. 21. You can find more information at the end of this privacy policy.

    For more information on the handling of transferred data, please refer to the provider's privacy policy at https://www.website-check.de/datenschutzerklaerung/.

  • Social Plug-In - "Facebook"

    • What personal data are collected and to what extent are they processed?

      On our website we have integrated a social plug-in of the social network "Facebook", which is operated by Facebook Ireland Limited, 4 Grand Canal Square, 2 Dublin, Ireland, email: impressum-support@support.facebook.com, website: https://www.facebook.com/ ("Facebook") is operated. When you access a page that contains such a plug-in, your browser automatically establishes a background connection to Facebook's servers. The content of the plug-in is transmitted by Facebook directly to your browser and only integrated into our site. Through this integration, Facebook receives the information that your browser has loaded a specific page of our website. This also applies if you do not have a Facebook profile or are not currently logged into Facebook. This information (including your IP address) is transmitted by your browser directly to a Facebook server in Ireland and stored there. If you are logged in to Facebook, Facebook can directly assign your visit to our website to your Facebook profile. If you interact with the plug-ins, for example by clicking the "Like" button or posting a comment, this information is also transmitted directly to a Facebook server and stored there. The information will also be published on your Facebook profile and displayed to your Facebook contacts that you have enabled for this purpose.

    • Legal basis for the processing of personal data

      Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO (if you have registered with "Facebook") and Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO (if you have not registered with Facebook). Insofar as the processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f DSGVO, the legitimate interest of the site operator is to enable user interaction with the content of the site operator on Facebook.

    • Purpose of data processing

      The primary purpose of data collection is to provide you with a social interaction option linked to Facebook and thus to make our website interactive. The scope of data collection and the further processing and use of the data you leave behind by Facebook, as well as your rights in this regard and settings options for protecting your privacy, can be found in Facebook's privacy policy: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy

    • Durationofstorage

      Facebook will store the data relevant for the provision of the web service as long as it is necessary. Insofar as the data is subject to legal retention obligations, the deletion will take place after the expiry of the retention obligation.

    • Opportunity to object and delete

      If you do not want Facebook's social plug-in to run, you can also prevent it from running by installing an appropriate addon or script blocker. If you do not want Facebook to assign the data collected via our website to your Facebook profile, you must log out of Facebook before visiting our website. The objection and removal options are otherwise governed by the general regulations on the right of objection and deletion under data protection law described below in this privacy policy.

Information on the use of cookies

Scope of processing personal data

On various pages, we integrate and use cookies to enable certain features of our website and to integrate external web services. The so-called "cookies" are small text files that your browser can store on your access device. These text files contain a characteristic string that uniquely identifies the browser when you return to our website. The process of saving a cookie file is also referred to as "setting a cookie". Cookies can be set here both by the website itself and by external web services.

Legal basis for the processing of personal data

Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO (legitimate interest) or Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO (consent).

Which legal basis is relevant can be seen from the cookie table listed later in this point.

In general, in the case of cookies that are collected on the basis of a legitimate interest, our legitimate interest is to ensure the functionality of our website and the services integrated on it (technically necessary cookies). In addition, it may be that the cookies increase their user-friendliness and enable a more individualized approach. Here we have weighed your interests against our interests.

With the help of cookie technology, we can identify, analyze and track individual website visitors only if the website visitor has consented to the use of the cookie in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO.

Purpose of data processing

Cookies are set by our website or external web services to maintain the full functionality of our website, to improve the user experience or to pursue the purpose indicated with your consent. Cookie technology also allows us to recognize individual visitors by pseudonyms, such as a unique or random IDs, so that we can provide more customized services. Details are provided in the table below.

Durationofstorage

The cookies listed below are stored in your browser until they are deleted or, in the case of a session cookie, until the session expires. Details are listed in the following table:

Cookie name Server Provider Purpose Legal basis Storage duration Type
Cookie-Name Server Anbieter Zweck Rechtsgrundlage Speicherdauer Typ
_gid als.de Google-Analytics This cookie assigns an ID to a user so that the web tracker can summarize the user's actions under this ID. Consent approx. 24 hours Analytics
_ga als.de Google-Analytics This cookie assigns an ID to a user so that the web tracker can summarize the user's actions under this ID. Consent approx. 24 months Analytics
_fbp .als.de, .de Facebook Connect Facebook uses this cookie to display advertising products and to assign advertising clicks to a user. Consent approx. 3 months Marketing
fr .facebook.com Facebook This cookie is used by Facebook to display customized advertisements, such as real-time ads that can be booked with Facebook for display on third-party websites. Consent approx. 3 months Marketing
_gat_UA-* als.de Google-Analytics This cookie is the tracking cookie of Google Analytics. This cookie stores a unique visitor ID, the date and time of the first visit, the start time of the active visit, as well as the number of all visitors that a unique visitor has made to the website. Consent approx. 70 seconds Analytics
cookiefirst-id api.cookiefirst.com COOKIEFIRST The cookie is used to implement our cookie banner. Technically necessary approx. 12 months Cookie-Banner
_ga_ZEYY38EVWG als.de Google Tag Manager The cookie used assigns an ID to the site visitor and collects statistical data on the site visits of the site visitor. This serves to individualize the advertising displayed to the user. Consent approx. 24 months Marketing
cookiefirst-consent www.als.de COOKIEFIRST The cookie used assigns an ID to the site visitor and collects statistical data on the site visits of the site visitor. This serves to individualize the advertising displayed to the user. Consent approx. 12 months Marketing
language www.als.de Webseitenbetreiber This cookie allows us to store individual comfort settings you have chosen and keep them for your current and future visits to our site. Consent Session Configuration

oppositionoptionrevokeconsentanddeletion

You can set your browser according to your wishes so that the setting of cookies is generally prevented. You can then decide on a case-by-case basis whether to accept cookies or accept cookies in principle. Cookies can be used for various purposes, for example, to recognize that your access device is already connected to our website (permanent cookies) or to store recently viewed offers (session cookies). If you have expressly given us permission to process your personal data, you can revoke this consent at any time. Please note that the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until the revocation is not affected.

Data security and privacy, communication by e-mail

Your personal data are protected by technical and organizational measures during collection, storage and processing in such a way that they are not accessible to third parties. In the case of unencrypted communication by e-mail, complete data security on the transmission path to our IT systems cannot be guaranteed by us, so that we recommend encrypted communication or the postal service for information requiring a high degree of confidentiality.

Right to information and correction requests - Deletion & Restriction of data - Revocation of consents - Right of objection

Right of access

You have the right to request confirmation as to whether we are processing personal data about you. If this is the case, you have a right to be informed about the information named in Art. 15 (1) DSGVO, provided that the rights and freedoms of other persons are not affected (cf. Art. 15 (4) DSGVO). We will also be happy to provide you with a copy of the data.

Rectification claim

According to Art. 16 DSGVO, you have the right to have any incorrectly stored personal data (such as address, name, etc.) corrected by us at any time. You can also request a completion of the data stored with us at any time. A corresponding adjustment will be made immediately.

Right to deletion

According to Art. 17 para. 1 DSGVO, you have the right to demand that we delete the personal data we have collected about you if

  • the data are either no longer needed;
  • because of the withdrawal of your consent, the legal basis for processing has ceased to exist without replacement;
  • you have objected to the processing and there are no legitimate grounds for processing;
  • your data are processed unlawfully;
  • a legal obligation requires this or a collection according to Art. 8 para. 1 DSGVO has taken place.

The right does not exist according to Art. 17 para 3 DSGVO if

  • the processing is necessary for the exercise of the right to freedom of expression and information;
  • your data have been collected on the basis of a legal obligation;
  • the processing is necessary for reasons of public interest;
  • the data are necessary for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims;

Right to restriction of processing

According to Art. 18 (1) DSGVO, you have the right in individual cases to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data.

This is the case if

  • the accuracy of the personal data is disputed by you;
  • the processing is unlawful and you do not consent to deletion;
  • the data is no longer needed for the purpose of processing, but the data collected serves the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims;
  • an objection to processing pursuant to Art. 21 (1) DSGVO has been filed and it is still unclear which interests prevail;

Right of withdrawal

If you have given us express consent to process your personal data (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO), you may revoke this consent at any time. Please note that this does not affect the lawfulness of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until revocation.

Right to object

According to Art. 21 DSGVO, you have the right to object at any time to the processing of personal data relating to you that has been collected on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f (in the context of a legitimate interest). You are only entitled to this right if there are special circumstances against the storage and processing.

How do you exercise your rights?

You can exercise your rights at any time by contacting us using the contact information below:

A.L.S. Architectural Lighting Systems Ltd
Mastorter Str. 31
88069 Tettnang
Germany
E-mail: info@als.de
Tel.: +49 (0) 7542 9344 0
Fax: +49 (0) 7542 9344 30

Right to data portability

According to Art. 20 DSGVO, you have a right to the transfer of personal data concerning you. The data will be provided by us in a structured, common and machine-readable format. The data can be sent either to you or to a person responsible named by you.

We will provide you with the following data upon request pursuant to Art. 20 (1) DSGVO:

  • Data collected on the basis of explicit consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO;
  • Data that we have received in accordance with gem. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO in the context of existing contracts from you;
  • Data that have been processed in the context of an automated procedure;

We will transfer the personal data directly to a responsible party requested by you, insofar as this is technically feasible. Please note that we may not transfer data that interfere with the freedoms and rights of other persons pursuant to Article 20 (4) of the GDPR.

Right of appeal to the supervisory authority pursuant to Art. 77 (1) DSGVO

If you suspect that your data is being processed unlawfully on our site, you can of course bring about a judicial clarification of the issue at any time. In addition, any other legal option is open to you. Independently of this, you have the option of contacting a supervisory authority in accordance with Art. 77 (1) DSGVO. The right of complaint pursuant to Art. 77 DSGVO is available to you in the EU Member State of your place of residence, your place of work and/or the place of the alleged infringement, i.e. you can choose the supervisory authority to which you turn from the places mentioned above. The supervisory authority to which the complaint has been submitted will then inform you of the status and outcome of your submission, including the possibility of a judicial remedy pursuant to Article 78 GDPR.

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