Privacy Policy

We take the protection of your personal data seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy.

The company responsible for processing your personal data is Dr. Borbach Patentanwaltsgesellschaft mbH (Liebigstr. 51, 60323 Frankfurt a. M. (Westend), Germany; anfrage(at)borbach(dot)eu, Tel.: +49 69-7167 5175, represented by Dr. Markus Borbach, who is also the data protection officer.

As a rule, it is possible to use our website without providing personal data. Insofar as personal data (e.g. name, address or e-mail addresses) is collected on our pages, this is always done, as far as possible, on a voluntary basis. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent.

We point out that data transmission over the Internet (eg communication by e-mail) security gaps. Complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.

These Internet pages partly use so-called cookies. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do no t contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and safer. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted after the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your terminal device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit.

You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and only allow cookies in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be limited.

Server log files and videos
The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in log files, so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:

  • browser type and browser version
  • Operating system used
  • referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request

This data cannot be assigned to a specific person. This data will not be merged with other data sources. The data will not be passed on to third parties. We reserve the right to check this data retrospectively if we become aware of concrete indications of illegal use. This data is technically necessary for us to display our website and to ensure the stability and security of the website. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 f) of the German Data Protection Regulation (DS-GVO).

Videos can be called up from these web pages that are stored on YouTube. When playing video content, data is transmitted to the provider; in particular, your IP address is transmitted to YouTube and cookies might be created, which could identify your browser and also your Google account. The use of these offers may be subject to other conditions than those described in this privacy policy.

Right to information, deletion, blocking
You have the right at any time to free information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipient and the purpose of data processing, as well as a right to correct, block or delete this data. For this purpose, as well as for further questions on the subject of personal data, you can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint.

Your rights
You have the following rights vis-à-vis us with regard to the personal data concerning you: Right to object to processing (Art. 21 DS-GVO), right to information (Art. 15 DS-GVO), right to rectification (Art. 16 DS-GVO) or erasure (Art. 17 DS-GVO), right to restriction of processing (Art. 18 DS-GVO), right to data portability (Art. 20 DS-GVO) and the right to complain to a data protection supervisory authority about the processing of your personal data by us (Art. 77 DS-GVO).

You can assert these rights via any communication channel specified by us under “Contact”.

Objection to advertising e-mails
We hereby object to the use of contact data published within the scope of the imprint obligation to send advertising and information material that has not been expressly requested. The operators of the pages expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, such as spam e-mails.