Data Protection

Data Protection Explanation

The following information on data protection provides an overview of whether and to what extent personal data is collected when you visit our website.

Personal data is any data that can be used to personally identify you.

1. General Information

1.1. Data collection on our website

Who is responsible for data collection on this website?
Data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator. You can find their contact details in the APPELHAGEN MEDIA imprint.

How do we collect your data?
Certain data is automatically collected by our IT systems when you visit our website. These are exclusively technical data (e.g. the Internet browser used, the operating system or the time the page was accessed). This data is collected anonymously and automatically as soon as you visit our website.

What do we use your data for?
We use the above-mentioned technical data exclusively for statistical analysis of our website (e.g. number of visitors, page views).

1.2. Cookies and Analysis Tools

When you visit our website, we cannot evaluate your surfing behavior because we neither use cookies nor so-called analysis programs.

2. General information and mandatory information

2.1. Data Protection

When you use this website, no other personal data is collected other than the technical data mentioned above. Personal data is data that can be used to personally identify you.

We expressly point out that data transmission over the Internet (e.g. when communicating via E-Mail) can have security gaps. Complete protection of data from access by third parties is not possible.

2.2. Responsible

Responsible for data processing on this website is:

Sabine Appelhagen
See-Arkaden - Zweigstra├če 1
82319 Starnberg
Fon: +49 (0)8151-970 60 30
Fax: +49 (0)8151-970 60 32

2.3. Right to lodge a complaint with the responsible supervisory authority

In the event of data protection violations, the person affected has the right to lodge a complaint with the responsible supervisory authority. The responsible supervisory authority for data protection issues is the state data protection officer of the federal state in which our company is based. A list of data protection officers and their contact details can be found at the following link:

2.4. SSL Encryption

This site uses SSL encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the browser's address line changing from "http://" to "https://" and by the lock symbol in your browser line.

2.5. Information, Blocking, Deletion

Within the framework of the applicable legal provisions, you have the right to free information at any time about any personal data stored, its origin and recipient and the purpose of data processing, as well as the right to correct, block or delete this data. You can contact us at any time at the address given in the legal notice for this purpose or for further questions on the subject of personal data.

2.6. Objection to Advertising E-Mails

The use of contact details published as part of the imprint obligation to send unsolicited advertising and information materials is hereby objected to. The operator of these pages expressly reserves the right to take legal action in the event of unsolicited advertising information being sent, such as spam E-Mails.

3. Data collection on our website

3.1. Cookies

No cookies are used on APPELHAGEN MEDIA's pages.

3.2. Server Log Files

APPELHAGEN MEDIA's provider automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:

- Browser Type and Browser Version
- Operating System used
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Time of server request
- IP-Adress

This data will not be merged with other data sources. The basis for data processing is Article 6 (1) (b) GDPR, which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or pre-contractual measures.

3.3. Contact Form

A contact form is not offered on our website. You can contact the site operator via E-Mail or telephone using the information provided in the legal notice.

3.4. Registration on this website

Registration is not possible on our website.

3.5. Analysis Tools, Advertising

This website does not use analysis tools or advertising programs.

4. Plugins and Tools

4.1. Google Web Fonts

APPELHAGEN MEDIA uses so-called web fonts, which are provided by Google, to display fonts uniformly. When you access a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache in order to display texts and fonts correctly.

For this purpose, the browser you use must connect to Google's servers. This gives Google knowledge that our website was accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web Fonts is in the interest of a uniform and attractive presentation of our website. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Article 6 Paragraph 1 Letter f of the GDPR. If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font will be used by your computer.

Further information about Google Web Fonts can be found at and in Google's privacy policy:

4.2. Google Maps

APPELHAGEN MEDIA does not use Google Maps.

5. Newsletter

5.1. Explanation

With the following information we inform you about the contents of our newsletter, the registration, shipping and statistical evaluation procedures as well as your rights to object. By subscribing to our newsletter, you agree to its receipt and the procedures described.

5.2. Content of the Newsletter

We only send newsletters and E-Mails with promotional information (hereinafter "newsletter") with the consent of the recipient or legal permission. If the contents are specifically described when registering for the newsletter, they are decisive for the user's consent. Our newsletters also contain information about our services and about us.

5.3. Double Opt-In and Logging

Registration for our newsletter takes place in a so-called double opt-in process. This means that after registering you will receive an E-Mail asking you to confirm your registration. This confirmation is necessary so that no one can log in with someone else's E-Mail address. Registrations for the newsletter are logged in order to be able to provide evidence of the registration process in accordance with legal requirements. This includes storing the registration and confirmation times as well as the IP address. Changes to your data stored by the shipping service provider are also logged.

5.4. Login Details

To register for the newsletter, all you need to do is provide your E-Mail address.

5.5. Shipment

The newsletter is sent and the associated measurement of success is based on the consent of the recipient in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Letter a, Article 7 GDPR in conjunction with Section 7 Paragraph 2 No. 3 UWG or on the basis of legal permission in accordance with Section 7 Paragraph 3 UWG.

5.6. Logging

The registration process is logged on the basis of our legitimate interests in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Letter f of the GDPR. Our interest is in using a user-friendly and secure newsletter system that serves our business interests, meets the expectations of users and also allows us to provide evidence of consent.

5.7. Termination / Revocation

You can cancel your receipt of our newsletter at any time, i.e. revoke your consent. You can find a link to unsubscribe from the newsletter at the end of each newsletter. We can store the unsubscribed E-Mail addresses for up to three years based on our legitimate interests before deleting them in order to be able to prove that consent was previously given. The processing of this data is limited to the purpose of possible defense against claims. An individual request for deletion is possible at any time, provided that the previous existence of consent is confirmed at the same time.

6. Newsletter-Software

Newsletter2Go is used as the newsletter software. Your data will be transmitted to Newsletter2Go GmbH. Newsletter2Go is prohibited from selling your data or using it for purposes other than sending newsletters. Newsletter2Go is a German, certified provider that was selected according to the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation and the Federal Data Protection Act.

Further information can be found here:

You can revoke your consent to the storage of data, the E-Mail address and their use to send the newsletter at any time using the "unsubscribe" link in the newsletter.

7. Data Protection - Technical Innovations

The data protection measures are always subject to technical innovations - for this reason we ask you to inform yourself about our data protection measures at regular intervals by viewing our data protection declaration.