Data privacy statement
(English translation just for information; only the German version is legally binding)
The controller within the data privacy laws, in particular the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679, is
You may exercise the following rights at any time by contacting our Data Protection Officer under the contact details given below:
- Obtain information from us about the personal data concerning you and processed by us, to the extent defined in Art. 15 GDPR.
- Require us to rectify any inaccurate personal data concerning you without undue delay (Art. 16 GDPR).
- Request immediate deletion (“right to be forgotten”) of personal data concerning you, where the legal reasons defined in Art. 17 GDPR apply.
- Restrict processing of your data, if the criteria defined in Art. 18 GDPR are fulfilled.
- Object at any time under Art. 21 GDPR to processing of personal data concerning you which is based on Art 6 (1) lit. e or f GDPR, on grounds relating to your particular situation.
- Data portability as defined in Art. 20 GDPR.
Where you have given your consent to the processing of personal data, you can withdraw your consent at any time. Withdrawal of consent will not affect the lawfulness of processing based on consent up to the time of withdrawal of consent.
You have the right to file a complaint with the supervisory authority responsible for us at any time. You can contact this authority at
Bayerisches Landesamt für Datenschutzaufsicht (Bavarian State Office for Data Protection)
Promenade 27 (Schloss)
Tel.: +49 (0) 981 53 1300
Fax: +49 (0) 981 53 98 1300
Processing of personal data
Accessing our website
We record and save your computer’s IP address in order to send the contents of our website visited by you to your computer (e.g. texts, pictures, and files provided for downloading, etc.) (cf. Art. 6 (1) lit. b GDPR). We also process these data to identify and pursue any misuse. Legal basis in this case is Art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR. In this context, our legitimate interest in data processing is to ensure the due functioning of our website and the business transacted via the website.
In as far as we process your data as described above for the purpose of providing the functions of our website, you are contractually bound to make these data available to us.
Cookies and other tracking technologies
A cookie is a small piece of data (text file) that a website – when visited by a user – asks your browser to store on your device in order to remember information about you, such as your language preference or login information. Those cookies are set by us and called first party cookies. Depending on which of our Websites you are visiting, we may also use third party cookies – which are cookies from a domain different than the domain of the website you are visiting – for our advertising and marketing efforts, as well as to understand your browsing of the Website (for example, which page you visit or how long you stay on each page).
- Assisting you in navigation
- Analysing your use of our products, services or applications
Below is a detailed list of the cookies we use on our website (You can find more detailed information in our Cookie Notice). Our website is scanned with our cookie scanning tool regularly to maintain a list as accurate as possible. We classify cookies in the following categories:
- Strictly Necessary Cookies
- Performance Cookies
- Functional Cookies
- Targeting Cookies
You can opt-out of each cookie category (except strictly necessary cookies) by clicking on the “cookie settings” button in the Cookie Notice.
In order to ensure the functionality of the website, we have a legitimate interest (Art. 6 (1) f) GDPR) in using the following plugins for the content management of the website:
- Elementor Page Builder, author: Elementor; data privacy information: https://elementor.com/about/privacy/
WP Bakery Page Builder, author: Michael M – WPBakery.com, data privacy information: https://wpbakery.com/gdpr/
We also process personal data that you provide voluntarily, e.g. when you make an inquiry or when you order information material or newsletters. Legal basis in this case is Art. 6 (1) lit. b GDPR. The data processed by us in this context include the data of customers, employees, and suppliers to the extent necessary for the purposes specified within the scope of this data privacy statement.
In as far as we process your data as described above for the purpose of accepting and processing your inquiry or (newsletter) order, you are contractually bound to make these data available to us. We are unable to process your request without the data.
Where you have given your consent to the processing of personal data (cf. Art. 6 (1) lit. a GDPR), you can withdraw your consent at any time. Withdrawal of consent will not affect the lawfulness of processing based on consent up to the time of withdrawal of consent.
We process your personal data only for the purposes specified in this data privacy statement. They are not passed on to third parties for any other purpose. We will only pass on your personal data in the following cases:
- You have given us your explicit consent.
- The processing is governed by an agreement or other binding legal instrument.
- The processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation.
- The processing is necessary to safeguard justified interests and there is no reason to believe that your legitimate interests for excluding the processing of the data take precedence.
With your consent, we provide you with our LBST newsletter or similar information at irregular intervals by e-mail to your specified e-mail address.
Providing your e-mail address is sufficient for receiving the newsletter. The data entered when registering for the newsletter service will be used only for that purpose. Subscribers may be informed by e-mail about relevant topics relating to the newsletter service or the registration for it (e.g. changes in the service or technical requirements).
You can object to processing your personal data and their use for the newsletter service at any time by sending a note to email@example.com; any newsletter contains a corresponding link. Alternatively, you may also address your objection to the contact given below at the end of this data privacy statement.
Amendment of this data privacy statement
We reserve the right to occasionally adapt this Data Protection Declaration so that it continually meets legal requirements or to reflect changes in the services we provide.
The current version of this data privacy statement can always be accessed at https://en.lbst.de/data-protection/
Questions to the data protection officer
Please address any questions regarding the processing of your personal data by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org