Data protection information according to Art. 13 et seq. GDPR

responsible

Inga Haase (1st Chair)
Diana Blechert- Buchner (2nd Chair)

GVC Global Video Church eV
Suburb 3
55411 Bingen

Phone: +49 (0) 176 363 567 81
Email: datenschutz@gvc-globalvideochurch

hereinafter referred to as “GVC”.

The person responsible within the meaning of the GDPR is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly with others decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data (e.g. names, e-mail addresses, etc.).

Data Protection Officer:

Christof Buchner
GVC Global Video Church eV
Suburb 3
55411 Bingen

Phone: +49 (0) 176 363 567 81
Email: datenschutz@gvc-globalvideochurch

No techniques or tools are used on our website with which we can understand the user behavior of visitors.

When accessing our website gvc-globalvideochurch.de, information is automatically stored in so-called server log files, which the user’s browser automatically transmits. These are browser type and browser version, operating system used, referrer URL, host name of the accessing computer, time of server request, IP address. Insofar as this is personal data within the meaning of the GDPR, it is processed for the purpose of establishing a smooth connection to the website and to ensure that it is easy to use due to a legitimate interest (providing an online service that is as error-free as possible) on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit f GDPR processed. A merger of the server log files with other data that enabled the identification of a natural person,

Cookies are also used to make our website technically more effective and secure. Cookies are small files that the customer’s browser automatically creates when visiting our website in order to make the internet offer more user-friendly. Most of the cookies used are so-called “session cookies”, which are automatically deleted after the end of the website visit. Other cookies remain stored on the user’s end device for the purpose of recognition. Insofar as personal data within the meaning of the GDPR is processed, this is done on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit f GDPR to protect legitimate interests (provision of a convenient and user-friendly online service). The user can set his browser so that that he is informed about the setting of cookies and their use is only permitted in individual cases or generally excluded. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of the website may be restricted.

Otherwise, GVC collects personal data for the purpose of initiating or fulfilling contractual obligations from a training or seminar contract and for its implementation. The data collection has its legal basis in Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. and f GDPR. Insofar as this involves special categories of personal data, in particular data on religious and ideological beliefs, the legal basis is Article 9 Paragraph 2 lit. d GDPR. Data will not be passed on to third parties unless there is a legal obligation to do so, e.g. towards authorities (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. c GDPR). The data will be deleted in accordance with the legal provisions as soon as they are no longer required for the purpose of their processing.

You have the right to request information about the data we have stored about you (Art. 15 GDPR). In addition, if the data is inaccurate, you can request its correction (Article 16 GDPR) or, in the event of inadmissible data storage, the deletion of the data (Article 17 GDPR) or restriction of its processing (Article 18 GDPR). There is also a right to data portability (Art. 20 GDPR). In the case of data processing on the basis of a balance of interests (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit f GDPR), data subjects have a general right of objection in special situations (Art. 21 Para. 1 GDPR). The objection can be made in any form and should be addressed to datenschutz@gvc-globalvideochurch. Finally, data subjects have a right of appeal to the competent data protection supervisory authority (Art. 77 GDPR).

You can also refer to this data protection information in your business letters so that you do not have to fulfill the information obligations in paper form; for example by a note in the footer: “Data protection at GVC at www.gvc-globalvideochurch.de”.

data processing in general

GVC collects your personal data for the purpose of initiating or fulfilling contractual obligations from a training or seminar contract and for its implementation. The data collection has its legal basis in Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. and f GDPR. Insofar as this involves special categories of personal data, in particular data on religious and ideological beliefs, the legal basis is Article 9 Paragraph 2 lit. d GDPR. If you have given us your consent, the data will be processed on the basis of Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR or Article 9 (2) (a) GDPR. Data will not be passed on to third parties unless there is a legal obligation to do so, e.g. towards authorities (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. c GDPR).

data subject rights

You have the right to request information about the data we have stored about you (Art. 15 GDPR). In addition, if the data is inaccurate, you can request its correction (Article 16 GDPR) or, in the event of inadmissible data storage, the deletion of the data (Article 17 GDPR) or restriction of its processing (Article 18 GDPR). There is also a right to data portability (Art. 20 GDPR). In the case of data processing on the basis of a balance of interests (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit f GDPR), data subjects have a general right of objection in special situations (Art. 21 Para. 1 GDPR). You can object to direct advertising at any time (Article 21 (2) GDPR – objection to advertising). The objection can be made in any form and should be addressed to datenschutz@gvc-globalvideochurch.de.

contact form

If you send us inquiries via the contact form, your details from the inquiry form, including the contact details you provided there, will be stored by us for the purpose of processing the inquiry and in the event of follow-up questions. We do not pass on this data without your consent.

The processing of the data entered in the contact form is therefore exclusively based on your consent (Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR). You can revoke this consent at any time. An informal message by e-mail to us is sufficient. The legality of the data processing operations that took place up until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.

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

Registration on this site

You can register on our website to use additional functions on the site. We use the data entered for this purpose only for the purpose of using the respective offer or service for which you have registered. The mandatory information requested during registration must be provided in full. Otherwise we will refuse the registration.

For important changes, such as the scope of the offer or technically necessary changes, we use the e-mail address provided during registration to inform you in this way.

The data entered during registration is processed on the basis of your consent (Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR). You can revoke any consent you have given at any time. An informal message by e-mail to us is sufficient. The legality of the data processing that has already taken place remains unaffected by the revocation.

The data collected during registration will be stored by us as long as you are registered on our website and will then be deleted. Statutory retention periods remain unaffected.

comment function on this website

For the comment function on this page, in addition to your comment, information about the time the comment was created, your e-mail address and, if you are not posting anonymously, the user name you have chosen will be stored.

Storage of the IP address

Our comment function saves the IP addresses of the users who write comments. Since we do not check comments on our site before they are activated, we need this data in order to be able to take action against the author in the event of legal violations such as insults or propaganda.

Subscribe to comments

As a user of the site, you can subscribe to comments after registering. You will receive a confirmation email to verify that you are the owner of the email address provided. You can unsubscribe from this function at any time via a link in the info mails. In this case, the data entered when subscribing to comments will be deleted; if you have transmitted this data to us for other purposes and elsewhere (e.g. newsletter subscription), it will remain with us.

Storage duration of the comments

The comments and the associated data (e.g. IP address) are stored and remain on our website until the commented content has been completely deleted or the comments must be deleted for legal reasons (e.g. offensive comments).

legal basis

The comments are stored on the basis of your consent (Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR). You can revoke any consent you have given at any time. An informal message by e-mail to us is sufficient. The legality of the data processing operations that have already taken place remains unaffected by the revocation.

Analysis tools and advertising

WordPress Stats

This website uses the WordPress Tool Stats to statistically evaluate visitor access. The provider is Automattic Inc., 60 29th Street #343, San Francisco, CA 94110-4929, USA.

WordPress Stats uses cookies, which are stored on your computer and allow an analysis of the use of the website. The information generated by the cookies about the use of our website is stored on servers in the USA. Your IP address will be anonymized after processing and before storage.

“WordPress Stats” cookies remain on your device until you delete them.

“WordPress Stats” cookies are stored on the basis of Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the anonymous analysis of user behavior in order to optimize both its website and its advertising.

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 the browser is closed. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of our website may be restricted.

You can object to the collection and use of your data for the future by setting an opt-out cookie in your browser by clicking on this link: https://www.quantcast.com/opt-out/.

If you delete the cookies on your computer, you must set the opt-out cookie again.

Google AdWords and Google Conversion Tracking

This website uses Google AdWords. AdWords is an online advertising program from Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”).

As part of Google AdWords, we use so-called conversion tracking. If you click on an ad placed by Google, a cookie will be set for conversion tracking. Cookies are small text files that the Internet browser stores on the user’s computer. These cookies lose their validity after 30 days and are not used to personally identify users. If the user visits certain pages of this website and the cookie has not yet expired, we and Google can recognize that the user clicked on the ad and was redirected to this page.

Each Google AdWords customer receives a different cookie. The cookies cannot be tracked through AdWords advertisers’ websites. The information obtained using the conversion cookie is used to create conversion statistics for AdWords customers who have opted for conversion tracking. Customers find out the total number of users who clicked on their ad and were redirected to a page with a conversion tracking tag. However, they do not receive any information with which users can be personally identified. If you do not wish to participate in the tracking, you can object to this use by easily deactivating the Google conversion tracking cookie in your Internet browser under user settings.

“Conversion cookies” are stored on the basis of Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in analyzing user behavior in order to optimize both its website and its advertising.

You can find more information about Google AdWords and Google Conversion Tracking in Google’s data protection regulations: https://www.google.de/policies/privacy/.

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 the browser is closed. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be restricted.

Google reCAPTCHA

We use “Google reCAPTCHA” (hereinafter “reCAPTCHA”) on our websites. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”).

With reCAPTCHA it should be checked whether the data entry on our websites (e.g. in a contact form) is done by a human or by an automated program. To do this, reCAPTCHA analyzes the behavior of the website visitor based on various characteristics. This analysis starts automatically as soon as the website visitor enters the website. For analysis, reCAPTCHA evaluates various information (e.g. IP address, length of stay of the website visitor on the website or mouse movements made by the user). The data collected during the analysis is forwarded to Google.

The reCAPTCHA analyzes run completely in the background. Website visitors are not informed that an analysis is taking place.

Data processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in protecting its web offerings from abusive automated spying and from SPAM.

For more information about Google reCAPTCHA and Google’s privacy policy, see the following links: https://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/ and https://www.google.com/recaptcha/intro/android. html.

Newsletter

newsletter data

If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we need 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 is not collected or only collected on a voluntary basis. We use this data exclusively for sending the requested information and do not pass it on to third parties.

The processing of the data entered in the newsletter registration form takes place 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 their use for sending the newsletter at any time, for example via the “unsubscribe” link in the newsletter. The legality of the data processing operations that have already taken place remains unaffected by the revocation.

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

plugins and tools

YouTube

Our website uses plugins from the Google-operated YouTube site. The site operator is 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 will be established. The YouTube server is informed which of our pages you have visited.

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

YouTube is used in the interest of an attractive presentation of our online offers. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR.

Further information on handling user data can be found in YouTube’s data protection declaration at: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy.

Google Web Fonts

This site uses so-called web fonts provided by Google for the uniform display of fonts. When you call up a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache in order to display text and fonts correctly.

For this purpose, the browser you are using must connect to the Google servers. This gives Google knowledge that our website was accessed via your IP address. Google Web Fonts are used in the interest of a uniform and appealing presentation of our online offering. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR.

If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font will be used by your computer.

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

Google Maps

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

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

Google Maps is used in the interest of an attractive presentation of our online offers and to make it easier to find the places we have indicated on the website. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR.

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

payment provider

PayPal

On our website we offer, among other things, payment via PayPal. The provider of this payment service is PayPal (Europe) S.à.rl et Cie, SCA, 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg (hereinafter “PayPal”).

If you choose to pay via PayPal, the payment details you enter will be sent to PayPal.

Your data is transmitted to PayPal on the basis of Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR (consent) and Article 6 (1) (b) GDPR (processing to fulfill a contract). You have the option to revoke your consent to data processing at any time. A revocation does not affect the effectiveness of past data processing operations.

SSL or TLS encryption

For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as orders or inquiries that you send to us as the site operator, this site uses an SSL or TLS encryption. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from “https://” to “https://” and by the lock symbol in your browser line.

If SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data that you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.

Encrypted payment transactions on this website

If, after the conclusion of a fee-based contract, there is an obligation to send us your payment data (e.g. account number for direct debit authorization), this data is required for payment processing.

Payment transactions using the usual means of payment (Visa/MasterCard, direct debit) are carried out exclusively via an encrypted SSL or TLS connection. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from “https://” to “https://” and by the lock symbol in your browser line.

With encrypted communication, your payment data that you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.