Privacy Policy

1. Information as to Responsible Persons

The responsible person for the website is:

Giesen Heidbrink
Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB
Hausvogteiplatz 3-4
D-10117 Berlin
Tel.: + 49 (0)30 8140 7154-0
Fax: + 49 (0)30 8140 7154-9

Legal form: Partnerschaftsgesellschaft mit beschränkter Berufshaftung
Registered office: Berlin
Registration details: Lower court Berlin-Charlottenburg, PR 760 B

2. Collection and storage of personal data as well as form and purpose of their use
When you access our website, the browser used by your equipment will, as provided by the applied technology, send to the server used by our website certain personal data. These data will be stored temporarily in a so-called logfile. Even without you taking any action the following data will be automatically obtained and stored until deletion:

  • IP address of the inquiring equipment,
  • Date and time of inquiry,
  • Name and URL of the data accessed,
  • Website from where the inquiry was made (Referrer-URL)
  • What browser and, if applicable, what operating system you are using on your equipment as well as the name of your access-provider

Those data are processed by us for the following purposes:

  • Ensuring easy connection and comfortable use of the website
  • Analysis of system security and stability
  • Further administrative purposes

Legal basis for the processing of these data is Art. 6 subpara. 1 clause 1 lit. f General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Our legitimate interest derives from the above referenced purposes of processing the data. We will not use the processed data in order to draw conclusions as to your identity.

3. Passing on of Data
We will pass your personal data to third persons only, if:

  • You have specifically consented thereto pursuant Art. 6 subpara. 1 clause 1 lit. a GDPR,
  • It is necessary to do so in order to assert, exercise or defend against legal claims and there is no reason to assume that you have a predominant legitimate interest in such data not to be passed on,
  • A legal obligation to pass on such data exists pursuant Art. 6 subpara. 1 clause 1 lit. c GDPR, or
  • This is legally permitted pursuant Art. 6 subpara. 1 clause 1 lit. b GDPR and is necessary in order to perform contractual relationships with you.

4. Data Security
We employ suitable technical and organizational means in order to protect your data against accidental or targeted manipulations, total or partial loss, destruction or unauthorized access by third parties. Our security measures are being continuously updated in line with technological progress.

5. Right to Object
To the extent your personal data are processed based upon legitimate interests pursuant Art. 6 subpara. 1 clause. 1 lit. f GDPR, you are entitled to object against the processing of your personal data pursuant Art. 21 GDPR if there are reasons resulting from your specific situation or in the context of direct marketing measures. In the latter case you have a general right to object which we will honor regardless from any special situation being presented by you.
It will be sufficient to send us an email to in order to exercise your right of revocation or objection.

6. Status and Amendments to this Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is currently applicable and exists as of May 2018. It may become necessary, due to further development of our website, offers in relation thereto as well as amended legal or governmental requirements, to amend this Privacy Policy. You may access and print the relevant Privacy Policy applicable from time to time from our website at .