Règles de confidentialité

Our business is built upon trust. goetzpartners considers our client's trust in the protection of corporate and personal data (data privacy) to be of great value. Furthermore, goetzpartners abides to all applicable data protection acts and endeavours to continuously improve data protection. Within the meaning of this Online Privacy Statement goetzpartners means goetzpartners HOLDING GmbH & Co. KG as well as its subsidiaries, and TransConnect Unternehmensberatungs- und Beteiligungs AG as well as its subsidiaries (hereinafter jointly “goetzpartners”). In the sense of this Online Privacy Statement websites are pages that are operated by goetzpartners and its subsidiaries. With regard to such websites goetzpartners acts as service provider in terms of the German Telemedia Act (TMG) and is controller as provided for in the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG).

COLLECTION, PROCESSING AND USE OF PERSONAL DATA

goetzpartners collects, processes and uses personal data only as far as this is allowed or provided for by the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) or other legal provisions or if the data subject has given his or her consent.

COLLECTION AND USE OF DATA FOR THE PROVISION AND USE OF GOETZPARTNERS WEBSITES AS WELL AS ACCOUNTING

goetzpartners collects and uses personal data for the provision of websites only in case this is allowed by TMG or other legal provisions or if the user has given his or her consent. goetzpartners may use the collected personal data made available for the provision of websites for other purposes only if this is allowed by TMG or other legal provisions or if the user has given his or her consent.

USE OF COOKIES, JAVASCRIPT AND WEB BEACONS

goetzpartners uses cookies, Javascript and, as the case may be, web beacons in order to improve representation and navigation. A cookie is a text file that is sent to the browser by the web server. Such a file contains the URL visited, the date of the visit as well as an expiration date that determines the period of the activity of the cookie. goetzpartners uses cookies to determine the preferred areas on goetzpartners websites whereas the user shall be enabled to secure his or her personal settings that are available the next time the web server is accessed. Aggregated statistics on the visits to the websites are carried out in order to determine the preferred areas on goetzpartners websites. You may choose whether or not you wish to accept cookies. You may configure the browser in such a way that you are notified in the event of the receipt of a cookie. You may also exercise your legal right to object by rejecting cookies in the browser configuration. If you do not wish to accept cookies you may probably not make use of the full spectrum of the website functions. goetzpartners applies JavaScript and web beacons in order to analyse visits to the website. JavaScript is integrated in all goetzpartners websites. JavaScript collects various information on the visitor's computer (e.g. IP address, the time of accessing the page, browser type and existence of cookies that are set before by the same server). The data are delivered to goetzpartners via web beacons. You may deactivate calls to JavaScript on your browser. Furthermore, you may deactivate web beacons by rejecting or deactivating cookies connected with it.

WEBSITES USING GOOGLE ANALYTICS

The website www.goetzpartners.com uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). 
 Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies” (see above). The information generated by the cookies about your use of the website will as a rule be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the USA. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate your IP address within Member States of the European Union or other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and truncated by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of this website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. 
 Google states hat it will not associate your IP address transmitted by your browser with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. 
 Furthermore, you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data generated by the cookie ( including your IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

ANALYSIS OF THE USE OF APPS

The use of applications that are made available by goetzpartners for smart phones and tablet computers (so-called apps) is analysed via device IDs. This analysis is done anonymously. Therefore, goetzpartners cannot draw any conclusions regarding the device user. SPECIFIC GOETZPARTNERS WEBSITES, PRIVACY NOTICES AND CONSENTS In addition to the privacy notices given here specific privacy information (e.g. goetzpartnersyou, goetzpartners alumni, order of newsletters or studies) are applicable with regard to the use of specific goetzpartners websites. Users shall give their consents if this is necessary in order to legitimize separately the dealing with personal data entailed by goetzpartners.

DATA PROTECTION OFFICER OF GOETZPARTNERS

For general questions or suggestions with regard to data protection please contact goetzpartners' data protection officer via datenschutz@goetzpartners.com.

1. Overview

The following details on data protection serve to inform you about the processing of personal data in connection with the ‘goetzpartners’ Facebook page.

According to the specifications of the European General Data Protection Regulation (‘GDPR’), there are various rights that you can assert vis-à-vis goetzpartners and/or Facebook.

Should you have any questions about this data protection notice, you can contact our corporate data protection officer at any time. The contact information is provided below.

2. Name and contact information of the data controller and the corporate data protection officer

This data protection notice applies to the ‘goetzpartners’ Facebook page belonging to:

goetzpartners Corporate Finance GmbH
Prinzregentenstr. 56, 80538 Munich
Germany
Local Court of Munich: HRB 147580
Managing Directors: Dr. Stephan Goetz, Stefan Sanktjohanser
VAT ID No.: DE231221927
Phone: +49-89-29 07 25-0
Fax: +49-89-29 07 25-200
info@goetzpartners.com

(referred to as ‘goetzpartners’ below)

You can contact the corporate data protection officer at goetzpartners under the above address or via e-mail under datenschutz@goetzpartners.com.

Responsibility for this Facebook page is shared between goetzpartners and:

Facebook Ireland Ltd.
4 Grand Canal Square
Grand Canal Harbour
Dublin 2
Ireland

(referred to as ‘Facebook’ below)

The data protection officer at Facebook can be contacted via the following link: https://www.facebook.com/help/contact/540977946302970

 

3. Purpose of data processing, legal basis and legitimate interests

The ‘goetzpartners’ Facebook page and the associated processing of personal data have the following purposes:

  • Presentation of the content published on the page by goetzpartners
  • Communication between goetzpartners and the users of the page, e.g., by liking, commenting on or sharing the content
  • Linking to other online content that could be of interest to the users of the page

The legal basis for this is Art. 6(1) f) GDPR (balancing of interests, based on the legitimate interest of goetzpartners to provide various information to interested users of popular online portals and to communicate with them about the information provided).

The ‘goetzpartners’ Facebook page is part of the online platform operated by Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/. The purposes of the data processing by Facebook associated with this platform (in particular the operation of the platform itself and the placement of advertisements on the platform) as well as the legal basis for this and the legitimate interests pursued therein are described in Facebook’s Data Policy at https://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation.

In the relationship between Facebook and goetzpartners, Facebook’s Terms of Service (including the further conditions, policies and pages that are linked to) determine which party fulfills which obligations in accordance with the GDPR.

4. Categories of personal data to be processed

goetzpartners does not process any personal data in connection with the ‘goetzpartners’ Facebook page. In particular, goetzpartners does not run the Internet servers on which the content of the Facebook page and the associated communication are stored and processed.

The Internet servers for the Facebook platform (including the ‘goetzpartners’ Facebook page) are exclusively operated by Facebook. The categories of personal data that Facebook processes are described in Facebook’s Data Policy at https://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation.

When Facebook users communicate with us via the ‘goetzpartners’ Facebook page, we receive the respective messages from the users (including his or her user name on Facebook). Other than that, goetzpartners only receives anonymous statistics from Facebook about the visitors to its Facebook page. These statistics do not contain personal information, since they no longer allow us to draw conclusions about individual users.

5. Categories of recipients, including recipients outside the EU

goetzpartners does not process any personal data in connection with the ‘goetzpartners’ Facebook page and is thus naturally unable to transmit any such data to other recipients.

When Facebook users communicate with us via the ‘goetzpartners’ Facebook page and we thereby receive the corresponding messages from them, we do not transmit the content of these messages to other recipients.

In the case that Facebook processes personal data within the framework of its Facebook platform (including the ‘goetzpartners’ Facebook page), the categories of recipients (including those outside the EU) are described in Facebook’s Data Policy at https://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation. Here you can also find information on how Facebook ensures an adequate level of data protection for recipients outside the EU.

6. Duration of data storage

In connection with the ‘goetzpartners’ Facebook page, the only data we collect and store is the messages we receive when Facebook users communicate with us via the ‘goetzpartners’ Facebook page, including any responses to those messages from goetzpartners. We delete these messages at the latest after the six-year retention period required by commercial and tax law.

In the case that Facebook processes personal data within the framework of its Facebook platform (including the ‘goetzpartners’ Facebook page), the respective duration of data storage by Facebook is described in Facebook’s Data Policy at https://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation.

7. Your rights

Provided that the legal prerequisites are met, you have the following rights:

  • Right of access to the personal data stored by goetzpartners or Facebook in accordance with Art. 15 GDPR
  • Right to rectification of inaccurate data or completion of incomplete data in accordance with Art. 16 GDPR
  • Right to erasure of personal data stored by goetzpartners or Facebook in accordance with Art. 17 GDPR, provided that no statutory or contractual retention periods or other statutory obligations or rights exist that would require continued storage
  • Right to restriction of processing of your personal data in accordance with Art. 18 GDPR
  • Right to data portability in accordance with Art. 20 GDPR, i.e., the right to receive certain data about you that is stored by goetzpartners or Facebook in a commonly used, machine-readable format or to have the data transmitted to another controller
  • Right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority. For this purpose, you can generally contact the supervisory authority in your usual country of residence or place of work or in the country in which goetzpartners or Facebook has its registered office.

For further rights vis-à-vis Facebook (in particular the right to object to the processing of certain data by Facebook or to revoke a declaration of consent previously granted to Facebook), see Facebook’s Data Policy at https://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation.

8. Changes to this declaration

We reserve the right to change or amend this data protection notice as required. The changes will be published here. You are therefore advised to call up this page regularly to keep up to date with the latest version of this data protection declaration.