The operators of
this website and its pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously.
we handle your personal data as confidential information and in compliance with the
protection regulations and this Data Protection Declaration.
Whenever you use
this website, a
variety of personal information will be collected. Personal data comprises data that can
be used to personally identify you. This Data Protection Declaration explains which data
collect as well as the purposes we use this data for. It also explains how, and for
which purpose the
information is collected.
We herewith advise
you that the
transmission of data via the Internet (i.e., through e-mail communications)
may be prone to security gaps. It is not possible to completely protect data against
Information about the responsible party
(Referred to as
the "controller" in the GDPR)
The data processing
controller on this website (MECALC Technologies Europe content) is:
Eisenhutweg 124 / 126
Phone: +49 (0)30 555
The controller is
the natural person or legal entity that single-handedly or jointly with others makes
decisions as to the purposes of and resources for the processing of personal data (e.g.,
Unless a more
with us until the purpose for which it was collected no longer applies. If you assert a
justified request for
deletion or revoke your consent to data processing, your data will be deleted, unless we
have other legally
permissible reasons for storing your personal data (e.g., tax or commercial law
retention periods); in the
latter case, the deletion will take place after these reasons cease to apply.
General information on the legal basis for the data processing on this website
If you have
consented to data processing, we process your personal data on the basis of Art. 6(1)(a)
Art. 9 (2)(a) GDPR, if special categories of data are processed according to Art. 9 (1)
DSGVO. In the case of
explicit consent to the transfer of personal data to third countries, the data
processing is also based on Art.
49 (1)(a) GDPR. If you have consented to the storage of cookies or to the access to
information in your end
device (e.g., via device fingerprinting), the data processing is additionally based on §
25 (1) TTDSG. The
consent can be revoked at any time. If your data is required for the fulfillment of a
contract or for the
implementation of pre-contractual measures, we process your data on the basis of Art.
Furthermore, if your data is required for the fulfillment of a legal obligation, we
process it on the basis of Art.
6(1)(c) GDPR. Furthermore, the data processing may be carried out on the basis of our
according to Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR. Information on the relevant legal basis in each
individual case is provided in
Information on data transfer to the USA and other non-EU countries
Among other things,
we use tools of companies domiciled in the United States or other from a data
protection perspective non-secure non-EU countries. If these tools are active, your
personal data may
potentially be transferred to these non-EU countries and may be processed there. We must
point out that in
these countries, a data protection level that is comparable to that in the EU cannot be
instance, U.S. enterprises are under a mandate to release personal data to the security
agencies and you as
the data subject do not have any litigation options to defend yourself in court. Hence,
it cannot be ruled out
that U.S. agencies (e.g., the Secret Service) may process, analyze, and permanently
archive your personal
data for surveillance purposes. We have no control over these processing activities.
Revocation of your consent to the processing of data
A wide range of data
processing transactions are possible only subject to your express consent. You can also
revoke at any time any consent you have already given us. This shall be without
prejudice to the lawfulness
of any data collection that occurred prior to your revocation.
Right to object to the collection of data in special cases; right to object to direct
advertising (Art. 21 GDPR)
IN THE EVENT THAT
DATA ARE PROCESSED ON THE BASIS OF ART. 6(1)(E) OR (F) GDPR, YOU HAVE
THE RIGHT TO AT ANY TIME OBJECT TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA BASED ON
GROUNDS ARISING FROM YOUR UNIQUE SITUATION. THIS ALSO APPLIES TO ANY PROFILING BASED
ON THESE PROVISIONS. TO DETERMINE THE LEGAL BASIS, ON WHICH ANY PROCESSING OF DATA IS
BASED, PLEASE CONSULT THIS DATA PROTECTION DECLARATION. IF YOU LOG AN OBJECTION, WE
WILL NO LONGER PROCESS YOUR AFFECTED PERSONAL DATA, UNLESS WE ARE IN A POSITION TO
PRESENT COMPELLING PROTECTION WORTHY GROUNDS FOR THE PROCESSING OF YOUR DATA,
THAT OUTWEIGH YOUR INTERESTS, RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS OR IF THE PURPOSE OF THE
PROCESSING IS THE CLAIMING, EXERCISING OR DEFENCE OF LEGAL ENTITLEMENTS (OBJECTION
PURSUANT TO ART. 21(1) GDPR).
IF YOUR PERSONAL
DATA IS BEING PROCESSED IN ORDER TO ENGAGE IN DIRECT ADVERTISING,
YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO OBJECT TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR AFFECTED PERSONAL DATA FOR
THE PURPOSES OF SUCH ADVERTISING AT ANY TIME. THIS ALSO APPLIES TO PROFILING TO THE
EXTENT THAT IT IS AFFILIATED WITH SUCH DIRECT ADVERTISING. IF YOU OBJECT, YOUR PERSONAL
DATA WILL SUBSEQUENTLY NO LONGER BE USED FOR DIRECT ADVERTISING PURPOSES
(OBJECTION PURSUANT TO ART. 21(2) GDPR).
Right to log a complaint with the competent supervisory agency
In the event of
violations of the GDPR, data subjects are entitled to log a complaint with a supervisory
agency, in particular in the member state where they usually maintain their domicile,
place of work or at the
place where the alleged violation occurred. The right to log a complaint is in effect
regardless of any other
administrative or court proceedings available as legal recourses.
Right to data portability
You have the right
to demand that we hand over any data we automatically process on the basis of your
consent or in order to fulfil a contract be handed over to you or a third party in a
commonly used, machine
readable format. If you should demand the direct transfer of the data to another
controller, this will be done
only if it is technically feasible.
SSL and/or TLS encryption
For security reasons
and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as purchase orders or
inquiries you submit to us as the website operator, this website uses either an SSL or a
program. You can recognize an encrypted connection by checking whether the address line
of the browser
switches from “http://” to “https://” and also by the appearance of the lock icon in the
If the SSL or TLS
encryption is activated, data you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.
Encrypted payment transactions on this website
If you are under an
obligation to share your payment information (e.g. account number if you give us the
authority to debit your bank account) with us after you have entered into a fee-based
contract with us, this information is required to process payments.
using common modes of paying (Visa/MasterCard, debit to your bank account) are
processed exclusively via encrypted SSL or TLS connections. You can recognize an
encrypted connection by
checking whether the address line of the browser switches from “http://” to “https://”
and also by the
appearance of the lock icon in the browser line.
If the communication
with us is encrypted, third parties will not be able to read the payment information you
share with us.
Information about, rectification and eradication of data
Within the scope of
the applicable statutory provisions, you have the right to at any time demand
information about your archived personal data, their source and recipients as well as
the purpose of the
processing of your data. You may also have a right to have your data rectified or
eradicated. If you have
questions about this subject matter or any other questions about personal data, please
do not hesitate to
contact us at any time.
Right to demand processing restrictions
You have the right
to demand the imposition of restrictions as far as the processing of your personal data
concerned. To do so, you may contact us at any time. The right to demand restriction of
processing applies in
the following cases:
- In the event that
dispute the correctness of your data archived by us, we will usually need
some time to verify this claim. During the time that this investigation is ongoing,
you have the right to
demand that we restrict the processing of your personal data.
- If the processing
personal data was/is conducted in an unlawful manner, you have the option to
demand the restriction of the processing of your data in lieu of demanding the
eradication of this data.
- If we do not need
data any longer and you need it to exercise, defend or claim legal
entitlements, you have the right to demand the restriction of the processing of your
personal data instead
of its eradication.
- If you have
raised an objection
pursuant to Art. 21(1) GDPR, your rights and our rights will have to be
weighed against each other. As long as it has not been determined whose interests
prevail, you have the
right to demand a restriction of the processing of your personal data.
restricted the processing of your personal data, these data – with the exception of
– may be processed only subject to your consent or to claim, exercise or defend legal
entitlements or to
protect the rights of other natural persons or legal entities or for important public
interest reasons cited by
the European Union or a member state of the EU.
Rejection of unsolicited e-mails
We herewith object
to the use of contact information published in conjunction with the mandatory
information to be provided in our Site Notice to send us promotional and information
material that we have
not expressly requested. The operators of this website and its pages reserve the express
right to take legal
action in the event of the unsolicited sending of promotional information, for instance
via SPAM messages.