Data Privacy Statement

As protection of your data is important to us, we collect, use and store your personal data exclusively in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act of the Federal Republic of Germany (BDSG) and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), to which the BDSG refers. Below we will inform you about the nature, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data when using this website.


1. Personal Data

Personal data is information that can lead to or leads to the identification of a natural person. In addition to data such as name, address, telephone number or e-mail address this also includes IP addresses.


2. Use and Disclosure of Personal Data

a) Involvement of an External Service Provider Our website is operated on server systems of Strato AG, Pascalstraße 10, 10587 Berlin ( The company is certified according to DIN ISO 9001 and DIN ISO 27001. In our collaboration with Strato no personal data regarding your visit to this website will be shared directly with Strato. However, it may happen that Strato, e.g. as part of maintenance, at least potentially gains access to personal data. Through appropriate data protection agreements, the protection of your personal data is ensured even in such a case.


b) Handling of IP Addresses
When visiting our website, data transmitted by your browser to enable you to visit our website is collected. This is, for example, the address of your Internet service provider, IP address or URL, the name of the website you are using from which you have visited us, the website you are visiting, browser type, operating system and date and duration of your stay. This data is processed exclusively internally and is not passed on to third parties. Personal user profiles are not created. The collection and processing of this data is solely for the purpose of providing the website and for evaluation purposes. The data will also be deleted regularly. A personal evaluation of your data does not take place. The data processing takes place on the legal basis of Art. 6, para. 1, s. 1 lit. f) of the GDPR.


c) Contact Forms
If you contact us via the contact forms on this website, at least your name and your e-mail address must be provided. Further information can be provided voluntarily. The data processing for the purpose of contacting us is in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1, s. 1 lit. a) GDPR based on your voluntarily granted consent. The personal data collected by us for the use of the contact form will be deleted after completion of the request or of a subsequent order, unless other legal or contractual requirements require the further retention of your data.


d) Handling E-Mails
If you contact us by e-mail, we will use your e-mail address and any other mandate-related information (such as name and address) for further correspondence with you. Please note that unencrypted e-mails may be read by unauthorized third parties. We have no control over these risks as part of the transmission by e-mail. After completion of the correspondence, your e-mail address and - if recorded - mandate-related data will be deleted, unless a statutory retention period exists, in particular due to professional rules. According to §44 Abs. 2 Patentanwaltsordnung, the patent attorney has to keep the manual files for a period of six years after completion of the order. Any other use or disclosure of your data to third parties will not take place, unless you have given your consent.


e) Links to Websites of other Providers
Insofar as our website contains links to websites of other providers, this privacy policy does not extend to their websites. We have no control over providers' compliance with privacy policies. Please inform yourself in this regard on the basis of the privacy policy of the respective provider.


3. Rights of the Data Subject

Your rights as data subjects are regulated in Chapter 3 of the GDPR. In accordance with Art. 15 GDPR, among other things, you have the right to obtain information about your personal data stored by us as well as to a free copy of this information. Furthermore, in accordance with Art. 16 GDPR you have the right to demand the correction of incorrect or completion of personal data stored by us. In addition, you have the right to deletion of your personal data in accordance with Art. 17 GDPR. If you have further questions about your rights, you are welcome to contact us.


4. Responsible body

The body responsible for data collection and data processing on this website according to data protection law according to § 3 Abs. 7 BDSG is:

Patentanwalt Dr. Klemens Schubert
Schlüterstraße 37
10629 Berlin
Telefon: + 49 (0) 30 815 42 58
Telefax: + 49 (0) 30 845 096 86