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Privacy Policy

Protecting the security and privacy of your personal data is important to us.

With this Privacy Policy information we inform you, based on article 13 DSGVO, about which personal data we, Christian Fischbacher Co. AG (“Christian Fischbacher”), collect and process and for what purposes we are doing this. We only process your personal data if you have given us your consent or if we are permitted to do so by law. The following article information refers to the European Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 (DSGVO).

Scope of application

This privacy policy applies to all websites of “Christian Fischbacher”. We do not guarantee for compliance with the privacy policy of websites which are linked to our website. These external websites have their own privacy policies and we point out that we cannot be held liable or held responsible for these policies.

The “person responsible” within the meaning of Art. 4 para. 7 DSGVO for processing your personal data is

Christian Fischbacher Co. AG
Mövenstrasse 18
9015 St. Gallen
Switzerland

Telefon: +41 (0)71 314 66 66
E-Mail: dataprivacy@fischbacher.com

Although we make every effort to ensure that our website is available 24/7, we are not responsible for any failure. We grant access to our website on a temporary basis and reserve the right to discontinue or change the services on our website without notice. In the case that the website is not available for any reason at any time or period, we are not responsible.

Your access to our website, your ability to access all or certain parts of the website and/or your registration may be terminated by Christian Fischbacher at any time without notice and without prejudice to any liability in this respect. In the event of termination, Christian Fischbacher’s restrictions of liability remains unchanged.

What information do we collect?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

  • To personalize your experience (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs
  • To improve our website (we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you)
  • To improve customer service (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs)
  • To process transactions
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other website feature
  • To send periodic emails, such as our e-mail newsletter

Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.

The email address you provide voluntarily, may be used to send you information and updates, in addition to receiving occasional company news, related product or service information, etc.

Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.

How do we protect your information?

On our website we will not collect any personal information from you. We use “Google Analytics” to improve our online presence by evaluating personal details like the IP address, visited pages, used browser etc. in an anonymous form.

In addition, we process personal data solely on the basis of a justification pursuant to Art. 6 DSGVO, in particular insofar as this is necessary for the performance of a contract.

We do not sell, exchange or pass on your personal data to third parties.

Contact form

In some cases we may ask you to voluntarily provide information such as your name, address, e-mail address, etc. This serves to improve our customer service. We use your personal data to improve our service (e.g. for inquiries, customer management etc.). To this end, it may be necessary for us to store and process your personal data and make it available to our entire company in order to

– to be able to better respond to your inquiries and individual needs

– to improve our products and services

– to keep you well informed about our offers and news

– to send an e-mail newsletter and

– to optimize our customer service.

The data entered in the contact form is therefore processed exclusively on the basis of your consent (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO). You can revoke this consent at any time. All you need to do is send us an informal e-mail. The legality of the data processing processes carried out up to the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.

The data entered by you in the contact form will remain with us until you request us to delete it, or your consent for storage is revoked or the purpose for data storage no longer applies (e.g. after your request has been processed). Mandatory statutory provisions – in particular retention periods – remain unaffected.

How do we protect your information?

We implement security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information. You have the right to ask for changes or cancellation of your data.

Information, blocking, deletion

You have the right to receive free information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipients and the purpose of data processing and, if necessary, a right to correct, block or delete these data at any time within the scope of the applicable legal provisions. For this and other questions on the subject of personal data, you can contact us at any time at the following address.

Christian Fischbacher Co. AG
Mövenstrasse 18
9015 St. Gallen
Switzerland

Telefon: +41 (0)71 314 66 66
E-Mail: dataprivacy@fischbacher.com

Revocation of your consent to data processing
Many data processing processes are only possible with your explicit approval. You can revoke your permission at any time. All you need to do is send us an informal e-mail. The legality of the data processing up to the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.

Do we use cookies?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a website or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the websites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to understand and save your preferences for future visits, keep track of advertisements and compile aggregate data about website traffic and website interaction so that we can offer better website experiences and tools in the future. We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our website visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business. If you do not wish to profit from the use of cookies, you can reject them and change settings in your browser. Please keep in mind that you might not be able to use certain services.

Do we use Google Analytics?

Yes, we use Google Analytics for our web. Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. 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. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address 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. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. Google Analytics Terms of Service

Data Privacy Statement for the use of Facebook plug-ins (Like-Button)

Our website uses social plugins (“plugins”) provided by the social network facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The plugins are identifiable by a Facebook logo or the notice “Facebook Social Plugin“.
When you visit a page of our website that contains a social plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to Facebook servers. Facebook directly transfers the plugin content to your browser which embeds the latter into the website, enabling Facebook to receive information about your having accessed the respective page of our website. Thus we have no influence on the data gathered by the plugin and inform you according to our state of knowledge:
The embedded plugins provide Facebook with the information that you have accessed the corresponding page of our website. If you are logged into Facebook, your visit can be assigned to your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for example by clicking “Like”, or entering a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored by it. Even if you are not logged into Facebook, there is possibility that the plugins transmits your IP-address to Facebook.

For the information on the purpose and scope of data collection and procession by Facebook, as well as your rights in this respect and settings options for protecting your privacy please visit Facebook’s privacy policy.

If you are a Facebook member and do not want Facebook to connect the data concerning your visit to our website with your member data already stored by Facebook, please log off Facebook before entering our website. Further you can block Facebook social Plugins by using add-ons, like the “Facebook Blocker”.

Privacy policy for the use of YouTube

Our website uses plugins from Google’s YouTube site. This website is operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.

If you visit one of our pages equipped with a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. The YouTube server is informed which of our pages you have visited.

If you are logged into your YouTube account, you allow YouTube to associate your surfing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

The use of YouTube is in the interest of an appealing presentation of our online offers. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

For more information on how we handle user data, please see YouTube’s privacy policy at: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy.

Privacy policy for the use of Vimeo

Our website uses plugins of the video portal Vimeo. The provider is Vimeo Inc. 555 West 18th Street, New York, New York 10011, USA.

If you visit one of our pages equipped with a Vimeo plugin, a connection to the Vimeo servers is established. The Vimeo server will be informed which of our pages you have visited. Vimeo also obtains your IP address. This also applies if you are not logged in to Vimeo or do not have an account with Vimeo. The information collected by Vimeo is transmitted to the Vimeo server in the USA.

If you are logged in to your Vimeo account, you allow Vimeo to associate your surfing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your Vimeo account.

For further information on the handling of user data, please refer to Vimeo’s privacy policy at: https://vimeo.com/privacy.

Privacy policy for the use of Google Web Fonts

This site uses so-called web fonts provided by Google to uniformly display fonts. When you call up a page, your browser loads the required Web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly.

To do this, the browser you are using must connect to Google’s servers. This gives Google knowledge that our website has been accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web Fonts is in the interest of a uniform and appealing presentation of our online offers. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

If your browser does not support web fonts, a default font is used by your computer.

Further information about Google Web Fonts can be found at https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and in Google’s privacy policy: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

Privacy policy for the use of Google Maps

This page uses the map service Google Maps via an API. The provider is Google Inc, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

To use the functions of Google Maps it is necessary to save your IP address. This information is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transmission.

The use of Google Maps is in the interest of an appealing representation of our online offers and at an easy findability of the places indicated by us on the website. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

You can find more information on the handling of user data in Google’s data protection declaration: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/

Privacy policy for the use of Pinterest

We use the “Pin it” button of the social network Pinterest Inc., 635 High Street, Palo Alto, CA, 94301, United States on our website. If you click the “Pin it” button while you are logged into your Pinterest account, you can link the content of our website to your Pinterest profile. Pinterest can then assign the visit of our website to your user account. We do not receive any information on the content of the transmitted data or on the use of these data by Pinterest. For more information, please refer to the data privacy statement of Pinterest.

E-Mail Newsletter

Newsletter data

If you would like to subscribe to the newsletter offered on the website, we require an e-mail address from you as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided and that you agree to receive the newsletter. Further data will not be collected or only on a voluntary basis. We use these data exclusively for the dispatch of the requested information and do not pass these on to third parties.

The data entered in the newsletter registration form will be processed exclusively on the basis of your consent (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO). You can revoke your consent to the storage of the data, the e-mail address and its use for sending the newsletter at any time, for example via the “unsubscribe” link in the newsletter. The legality of the data processing processes already carried out remains unaffected by the revocation.

The data you provide us for the purpose of subscribing to the newsletter will be stored by us until you unsubscribe from the newsletter and deleted after you unsubscribe from the newsletter. Data stored by us for other purposes (e.g. e-mail addresses for the member area) remain unaffected by this.

Intellectual Property Rights

The following “Website Content” is subject to legal protection, in particular copyright, trademarks and design rights held by Christian Fischbacher Co. AG, its affiliates, its users or its licensors with all rights reserved: Our website together with any information, text, images, photographs, audio and video clips, designs, graphics, logos, symbols, names, product and corporate designations, as well as all software contained in this website and all other files, and their selection and arrangement (the “Website Content”). No Website Content may be modified, copied, distributed, framed, reproduced, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted, transmitted, or sold in any form or by any means, in whole or in part, without our prior written permission of Christian Fischbacher Co. AG, except that the foregoing does not apply to your own User Content that you legally post on the Website. In addition, no digital content whatsoever may be copied into other programs without the prior written approval of Christian Fischbacher Co. AG.

The use of this website and the content therein, is permitted to private, non-commercial use. The use of press releases and other documents classified as public is permitted in public communications if the source for the information has been stated.

In social networks it is only permitted to publish photos of Christian Fischbacher Co. AG by sharing them from our social networks. It is not permitted to upload our photos on your own to your social networks.

Password-Protected areas

Some of our webpages may be password protected. In the interest of safety and security of the business transactions, only registered Users may access said pages. Christian Fischbacher reserves the right to deny registration to any User. Christian Fischbacher particularly reserves the right to determine certain sites, which were previously freely accessible, subject to registration. Christian Fischbacher is entitled, at any time and without obligation to give reasons, to deny the User the right to access the password-protected area by blocking its User Data (as defined below), in particular if the User

  • uses false data for the purpose of registration;
  • violates these Terms of Use or neglects its duty of care with regard to User Data;
  • violates any applicable laws in the access to or use of the Christian Fischbacher Web Site; or
  • did not use the Christian Fischbacher Web Site for a longer period.

Conditions of participation in raffles

Any natural person over 18 years of age is eligible to participate, except for employees of Christian Fischbacher, who are excluded from participation. Only one participation per person is possible. Christian Fischbacher reserves the right to delete abusive entries.
The winners will be notified by e-mail and can be published. Correspondence about the competition may be conducted. Cash payment and legal recourse are excluded. The required information entered by the participant must be complete and truthful. Participation is free of charge and free of any purchase obligation. The participant agrees to the evaluation of his data by Christian Fischbacher for marketing purposes.

Amendments

We may make changes to this data protection declaration at any time by Christian Fischbacher Co. Please consult this statement regularly.

This policy was last modified on May 28, 2018

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