Privacy Policy

Note to the responsible party

The responsible party for the data processing on this website is:

Karlsruher Fächer GmbH & Co. Stadtentwicklungs-KG
Zähringerstr. 72, 76133 Karlsruhe, Germany
Tel.: +49 (0) 721-1332401

This is represented by:

Karlsruher Fächer GmbH
Zähringerstraße 72, 76133 Karlsruhe, Germany
Tel.: +49 (0) 721-1332401

Chief Executive Officer: Klaus Lehmann
Chairman of the Supervisory Board: Mayor Daniel Fluhrer

We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy. When you use this website, various personal data will be collected. Personal data is information with which you can be identified personally. This privacy policy explains what information we collect and what we use it for. It also explains how and for what purpose this happens.

1. Data collection and processing for access via the internet

The provider of this website automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser transmits to us automatically. This information is:

– Type of browser and browser version
– Type of operating system used
– Referrer URL
– Host name of the accessing computer
– Time of the server request
– IP address

This data will not be merged with any data stemming from other sources.

The basis for the data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 item f of the GDPR, which allows the processing of data for the execution of a contract or pre-contractual measures.

2. Cookies

The web pages partly make use of so-called cookies. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective, and secure. Cookies are small text files that are saved by your browser and stored on your computer.

The cookies we utilize are so-called “session cookies”. They will be deleted automatically after your visit.

You can set your browser to inform you when cookies are saved and to allow cookies only in individual cases, to accept cookies in certain cases, or to generally block them, and you can activate automatic deletion of cookies when the browser is closed.

Cookies which are necessary to carry out the electronic communication process or to provide certain functions that you wish to use (for example a shopping cart function) are saved on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 item f of the GDPR. The operator of the website has a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies to ensure technically error-free and optimized provision of its services.

3. Facebook plugins

Our pages contain integrated plugins from the social network Facebook, provided by Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA. You can recognize the Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the “like button” on our page. An overview of the plugins can be found here:

When you visit our pages, the plugin establishes a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. Facebook will receive the information that you have accessed our site using your IP address. If you click the Facebook “like button” while logged into your Facebook account, you can link content from our pages to your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to associate the visit to our pages with your user account. We want to point out
that we, the provider of the pages, have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or of how it is used by Facebook. For more information, please see Facebook’s Privacy Policy:

If you do not want Facebook to associate your visit to our pages with your Facebook account, please log out of your Facebook account before your visit.

4. Contact details

If you contact us via e-mail, the information you provide will be stored for the purpose of processing your inquiry and for possible follow-up questions.

5. Use and disclosure of personal data

Any use of your personal data will only take place for the stated purposes and to the extent necessary to achieve these purposes. The data will not be passed on to third parties. Personal data will only be passed on to state institutions and authorities within the framework of mandatory national legislation or if disclosure is necessary for legal or criminal prosecution in the event of attacks on our network infrastructure. The data is not passed on for other purposes.

6. Links to website of other providers

Our websites may contain links to websites from other providers. We would like to point out that this privacy policy applies exclusively to the website. We have no influence over and do not control whether other providers comply with the applicable data protection regulations.

7. Rights of the user: Information, correction and deletion

You have the right to obtain free information at any time about your stored personal data, its origin and recipients, and the purpose of the data processing within the scope of the current legal regulations. Unless your request conflicts with a statutory obligation to store data (for example data retention), you have the right to have incorrect data corrected, as well as the right to have your personal data blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time via the address given in the website masthead if you have any further questions about personal data.

If you wish to receive information about your personal data, have it corrected or deleted, or if you have any further questions about the use of your personal data provided to us, please contact:

8. Inclusion, validity and timeliness of the data protection declaration

By using our website, you consent to the use of data as described above. This privacy policy is currently valid. Due to the further development of our website or the implementation of new technology, it may become necessary to change this privacy policy. We reserve the right to occasionally adapt the privacy policy so that it always complies with current legal requirements, or to implement changes to our services in the privacy policy, for example when introducing new services. Your next visit will then be subject to the new privacy policy.