It is important to Torggler Rechtsanwälte GmbH (Torggler) to adequately protect your personal data. Torggler therefore adheres to the applicable legal provisions regarding the protection, lawful handling and confidentiality of personal data, as well as on data security, in particular the Austrian Data Protection Act (DSG), the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Telecommunications Act (TKG).
Name and address of the controller
The controller for the processing of your personal data in accordance with the provisions of data protection law i:
Torggler Rechtsanwälte GmbH
What is personal data?
Personal data is information about data subjects (natural persons) whose identity is determined or at least determinable (eg name, e-mail address or IP-address).
On our website we use the analytical tool Simple Analytics. Simple Analytics collects and processes anonymous metrics and provides us with information about the use of our website and the source of where users come from.
In the course of your visit to our website, we will automatically process the following personal data:
date and time of the view of a page on our webseite as well as data about the interaction with the website (number of visits and length of stay as well as chosen language);
data on the terminal device (screen resolution and operating system);
name, language and version of the webbrowser used;
Legal basis for processing of personal data
As far as the data of your visit to our website and online services are concerned, we base the justification of the processing on our legitimate interest according to Art 6 para 1 lit f GDPR, which is to offer our Website securely and to protect it from attacks.
Purpose of data processing
We process your data in connection with the visit to our website for the following purposes:
to provide you with our website and to further improve and develop this website;
to be able to detect, prevent and investigate attacks on our website and online services;
in order to be able to compile usage statistics for statistical evaluations in anonymous form.
Simple Analytics stores the anonymous data to visit the website in principle for the duration of the use of the tool.
If you contact us per E-Mail or by telephone, we will process the pesonal data you provide (e-mail, name, telephone number as well as you enquiry and the associated documents) in order to process your enquiry and respond accordingly.
Legal basis for processing of personal data
For the processing and response, we base the justification of the processing on our legitimate interest according to Art 6 para 1 lit f GDPR, which is to process and respond to your enquiry quickly and, if necessary, to react to further queries. If your enquiry results in a mandate, we also process the personal data from your enquiry on the basis of our (pre-)contractual obligations pursuant to Art 6 para 1 lit b GDPR.
Purpose of the data processing
We process your data in connection with your requests to us for the following purposes:
to process your request as quickly as possible and to respond satisfactorily;
to be able to fulfil our role as a service provider.
We store your data for a period of six months to process your contact/inquiry so that we can respond appropriately to follow-up questions. Longer storage only takes place if a mandate is issued subsequently, due to legal retention periods or for defence in the event of any legal disputes.
You can interact with us on our LinkedIn site by commenting our posts, reacting to them (eg via the "Like"Button), share them or send them to other users. We process your interactions, your user name as well as the personal data of invited third parties, if any. These data can be processed in this context by LinkedIn, as well. In this case, LinkedIn and we are joint controllers pursuant to Art 26 GDPR. You can find more information regarding the processing of your data under https://de.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy.
Legal basis for the processing of personal data
We process your personal data to answer your questions, to give you the opportunity to comment, to comment on your opinion or feedback, and to promote our services. The processing is therefore based on our as well as your legitimate interests pursuant to Art 6 para 1 lit f GDPR or to fulfill our (pre-)contractual obligations pursuant to Art 6 para 1 lit b GDPR.
Purpose of the data processing
We process your personal data to interact with you, to comment on your feedback or to promote our services.
We store your personal data for as long as we need them to fulfill the aforementioned purposes. After that, we delete your data.
Will your date be passed on?
For the operation of our website and the administration of our communication channels, we regularly use IT service providers who, according to our order and instructions, may also have access to personal data in order to be able to provide the commissioned IT services.
We also transfer your personal data to the following recipients:
to external third parties to the extent necessary on the basis of our legitimate interests (eg auditors, insurance companies in the event of an insurance claim, legal representatives in the event of an incident, etc);
to authorities and other public bodies to the extent required by law (e.g. tax authorities, courts, etc).
Your data will not be passed on to any other third parties for their own purposes without your consent.
We use technically necessary cookies on the website in order to be able to display the website to you and to enable you to use the website without problems. The data processing is necessary for the purpose of data security and prevention of misuse and is therefore carried out on the basis of our legitimate interests according to Art 6 para 1 lit f GDPR in conjunction with sec 165 para 3 TKG.
We generally only store your personal data for as long as we need it to fulfil the purposes outlined above and our contractual or legal obligations. When we no longer need your personal data, we will delete it from our systems and records or make it anonymous so that you can no longer be identified.
How do we protect your data?
We do our utmost to make your visit and use of our Website as secure as possible. We therefore comply with the provisions of Art 32 of the GDPR to ensure the confidentiality and security of your personal data and take appropriate technical and organisational security measures.
What rights do you have as an affected person?
You have a right to information about the personal data we process about you. In addition, you have the right to have incorrect data corrected and your data deleted (right to be forgotten). You may also withdraw your consent to the processing of personal data with effect for the future if the processing is based on your consent. You may also have the right to restrict the processing of your data and the right to receive the data you have provided in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format (data portability).
You have the right to object to data processing at any time if there are reasons for doing so based on your particular situation.
You also have the option of submitting a complaint to a data protection supervisory authority. The data protection supervisory authority responsible for us is the Austrian Data Protection Authority, Barichgasse 40-42, 1030 Vienna, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Tel: +43 1 52 152-0. If you have any questions regarding your personal data, please contact us at email@example.com.