Privacy Policy

Dear GLNS clients, dear visitors of our website,

in the following, we will inform you on the kind of data we collect and process in connection with the use of our website. As far as we link to other websites, we can neither influence nor control the linked content and the privacy policy on these websites. Please check the privacy policy statements on the respective websites to find out if and to which amount personal information is being collected, processed, used or made accessible to third parties on these websites.

Responsibility for data protection on this website lies with GLNS Rechtsanwälte Steuerberater Partnerschaft mbB (GLNS), represented by partners and lawyers Dr. Ege, Dr. Graßl, Dr. Gubitz, Mr. Lindner, Dr. Nikoleyczik, Dr. Peitsmeyer, Mr. Scheidle and Dr. Schult, Karlstraße 10, 80333 Munich, Germany. You can reach us by telephone under + 49 89 89 05 89 20 or by email to infoglnsde. You can contact our data protection official via GLNS, Karlstraße 10, 80333 Munich, as well as by telephone under + 49 89 89 05 89 287 or by email to datenschutzglnsde.

What kind of personal data do we process when you visit our website?

  • Accessing our webpages (IP address, cookie ID, cookies)
    We use so-called logfiles to guarantee for the connection establishment to our website and in order to improve usability of our website. We perform evaluations for system safety and stability as well as for administrative purposes. Processing these data is neither required by law nor by contract. But without collecting these data, access to our website would either not be possible or only restricted. Collecting these logfiles guarantees for the safety of the webserver.
    Our logfiles (including your IP adress) are automatically deleted after 3 days.
  • Newsletter (salutation, email, last name; optional: title, first name, company)
    Our newsletter provides you with current information on court decisions and on developments concerning our law firm.
    We will immediately delete your data on your request or if you unsubscribe from our newsletter. Legality of this data processing on basis of your consent until cancellation shall not be affected.

Further functions and services of our website

Apart from aforementioned informational use of our website, we offer you different services to be used upon your interest. In order to use these services, you will usually be required to submit further personal data. We need these data to submit the respective service. Aforementioned privacy policy principles shall also apply to this kind of data processing.

We partly process these data with the help of external service providers, which we have chosen and authorised with great care. These services providers are bound to our instructions and we control them regularly. If personal data are submitted to third parties in connection with services provided by us in cooperation with partners, please find further information in the following descriptions of the individual services. If these third parties are located in a state outside of the European Economic Area, please find further information on the consequences of this circumstance in the following descriptions of the individual services.

Google Maps

Our websites uses the services of "Google Maps", an online map service by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereinafter referred to as "Google"). This service helps us to show you interactive maps directly on our website and it provides you with the convenient use of the map function. When you visit our website, Google will receive the information that you have accessed the respective sub-page of our website. Your IP address will be transmitted. This data submission shall apply regardless whether Google provides a user account, which you are logged in to, or whether there is no user account. If you are logged in with Google, your data will directly be assigned to your account. If you want to prevent being assigned with your Google profile, you will have to log out in advance. Google saves your data as user profiles and it uses them for advertisement, market research and/or for need-oriented design of the website. Such an analysis is especially performed (even for users who are not logged in) in order to provide need-oriented advertisement and to inform other users on your activities on our website.

We use Google Maps to show you interactive maps by Google Maps and therefore to improve your user experience on our website. Our rightful interest in processing aforementioned data by third-party service providers is based on these purposes. Legal basis is provided by Art. 6 Sect. 1 page 1 lit.f) of German GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation).

You have the right to object creation of such user profiles. Please contact Google for this matter.

Google has submitted itself to the Privacy Shield Agreement between the European Union and the USA and it has certified itself. This means, that Google commits itself to comply with the standards and regulations of European data privacy laws. Please find further information under the following linked entry: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active

Please find further information on the purpose and extent of data collection and data processing by the plug-in provider in the privacy policy statement of the provider. You will also find information on your respective rights and configuration options to protect your privacy there: http://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy.

Do we transmit data to third parties?

No. We do not transmit data to third parties.

What rights do you have in connection with the processing of your data?

You have the right to receive confirmation from us at all times whether we process personal data from you and you have the right to be informed about these personal data. Apart from that you have the right to correct, delete and restrict processing of the data. You also have the right to object to the processing of personal data at all times, respectively the right to revoke your permission to data processing at all times or to request data transfer. Please send any information enquiry or request, cancellation or objection to data processing by email to our data protection official or to above-mentioned contact data. Furthermore, you have the right to file a complaint with a regulation authority in case of data protection infringement.