Privacy Policy

1. Data protection at a glance

General information

The following information provides a simple overview of what happens to your personal data when you visit this website. Personal data are all data with which you can be personally identified. Detailed information on the subject of data protection can be found in our data protection declaration below this text.

Data collection on this website

Who is responsible for data acquisition on this website?

The data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator. You can find their contact details in the imprint of this website.

How do we collect your data?

On the one hand, your data is collected when you communicate it to us. This can be e.g. data that you enter in a contact form. Other data are recorded automatically or with your consent when you visit the website by our IT systems. This is mainly technical data (e.g. Internet browser, operating system or time
of the page view). This data is recorded automatically as soon as you enter this website.

What do we use your data for?

Part of the data is collected in order to ensure that the website is error-free. Other data can be used to analyze your user behavior.

What rights do you have regarding your data?

You have the right to receive information about the origin, recipient and purpose of your stored personal data free of charge at any time. You also have the right to request the correction or deletion of this data. If you have given your consent to data processing, you can revoke this consent at any time for the future. You also have the right, under certain circumstances, to request that the processing of your personal data is restricted. Furthermore, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the responsible supervisory authority. You can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint.

Analysis tools and tools from third-party providers

When you visit this website, your surfing behavior can be statistically evaluated. This happens above all with so-called analysis programs. You can find detailed information on these analysis programs in the following data protection declaration.

2. Hosting and Content Delivery Networks (CDN)

External hosting

This website is hosted by an external Service provider. The personal data that is recorded on this website is stored on the host’s servers. This can be in particular IP addresses, contact requests, meta and communication data, contract data, contact details, names, website accesses and other data generated via this website. The host is used for the purpose of fulfilling the contract with our potential and existing customers (Art. 6 §1 lit. b GDPR) and in the interest of a secure, fast and efficient provision of our online offer by a professional provider (Art. 6 §1 lit. f GDPR). Our host will only process your data insofar as this is necessary to fulfill its performance obligations and follow our instructions with regard to this data.

3. General information and mandatory information

Data protection

The operators of these pages accept the Protecting your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the legal data protection regulations as well as this privacy policy. When you use this website, various personal data are collected. Personal data are data with which you can be personally identified. This data protection declaration explains what data we collect and what we use it for. It also explains how and for what purpose this happens. We point out that data transmission over the Internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) can have security gaps . A complete protection of the data against access by third parties is not possible.

Note on the responsible body

The person responsible for data processing on this website is:

Essrich Fabian & Obert Steffen GbR
Westendstraße 18
80339 Munich
Germany
Phone: +491779186448
E-Mail: info@topvideoanimation.com
The responsible body is the natural one or legal person who, alone or jointly with others, decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data (e.g. names, email addresses, etc.).

Note on data transfer to the USA

Our website includes tools from companies based in the USA involved. If these tools are active, your personal data can be passed on to the US servers of the respective companies. We would like to point out that the USA is not a safe third country within the meaning of EU data protection law. US companies are obliged to provide security authorities with personal data without you as the person concerned being able to take legal action against this. It can therefore not be ruled out that US authorities (e.g. secret services) may use your data on US Servers to process, evaluate and permanently store data for monitoring purposes. We have no influence on these processing activities.

Revocation of your consent to data processing

Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You can revoke your consent at any time. The legality of the data processing carried out up to the time of the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.

Right to object to data collection in special cases as well as to direct mail (Art . 21 GDPR)

IF THE DATA PROCESSING ON THE BASIS OF ART. 6 ABS. 1 LIT. E OR F GDPR FOLLOWS, YOU HAVE AT ANY TIME THE RIGHT TO OBJECT TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA
FOR REASONS RESULTING FROM YOUR SPECIAL SITUATION; THIS ALSO APPLIES TO PROFILING BASED ON THESE PROVISIONS. THE RELEVANT LEGAL BASIS ON WHICH PROCESSING IS BASED, CAN BE TAKEN FROM THIS PRIVACY POLICY. IF YOU OBJECT, WE WILL NO LONGER PROCESS YOUR AFFECTED PERSONAL DATA, UNLESS WE CAN REVIEW COMPULSORY REASONS FOR THE PROCESSING, WHICH WEIGH HIGHER THAN YOUR INTERESTS AND RIGHTS (OBJECTION ACCORDING TO ART. 21 §1 GDPR).
IF YOUR PERSONAL DATA WILL BE PROCESSED IN ORDER TO OPERATE DIRECT ADVERTISING,
YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO OBJECT AT ANY TIME TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA FOR THE PURPOSE OF SUCH ADVERTISING; THIS ALSO APPLIES TO PROFILING, TO THE EXTENT IN CONNECTION WITH SUCH DIRECT ADVERTISING. IF YOU OBJECT, YOUR PERSONAL DATA WILL NOT BE USED FOR THE PURPOSE OF DIRECT ADVERTISING (OBJECTION ACCORDING TO ART. 21 §2 GDPR).

Right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority

In the event of a violation of the GDPR, the person concerned has the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the Member State of theirs habitual residence, their place of work or the place of the alleged violation. The right to lodge a complaint exists without prejudice to any other
administrative or judicial remedies.

Right to data portability

You have the right to have data that we process automatically on the basis of your consent or in fulfillment of a contract handed over to you or to a third party in a common, machine-readable format. If you request the direct transfer of the data to another responsible person, this will only be done if it is technically feasible.

SSL or TLS Encryption

This website uses for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as orders or inquiries that you send to us as the website operator, SSL or TLS encryption.
You can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from “http: //” to “https: //” and the lock symbol in your browser line. If the SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data that you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.

Information, deletion and correction

You have the right to free payment at any time within the framework of the applicable legal provisions I give information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipient and the purpose of the data processing and, if necessary, a right to correct or delete this data. You can contact us at any time at the address given in the legal notice if you have any further questions about personal data.

Right to Restriction of processing

You have the right to request that the processing of your personal data be stopped. You can do this at any time at the address and contact information given in the imprint. The right to restrict processing exists in the following cases:
If you dispute the accuracy of your personal data stored by us, we usually need time to check this. For the duration of the test, you have the right to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data.
If the processing of your personal data was / is unlawful, you can request the restriction instead of the deletion of the  data processing.
If we no longer need your personal data, but you need them to exercise, defend or assert legal claims, you have the right to restrict processing instead of deleting your personal data.
If you have lodged an objection in accordance with Art. 21 §1 GDPR, a balance must be made between your interests and ours. As long as it has not yet been determined whose interests prevail, you have the right to request that the processing of your personal data is restricted.
If you have restricted the processing of your personal data, this data may – apart from their storage – only be processed with your consent or for the establishment, execution or defense of legal claims or for the protection of the rights of another natural or legal person or for reasons of an important public interest of the European Union or of a member state.

Objection to advertising emails

We hereby object to the use of the contact data published within the framework of the imprint obligation for the transmission of not expressly requested advertising and information materials. The operators of the pages expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, for example through spam e-mails.

4. Data collection on this website

Cookies

Our website uses so-called “cookies”. Cookies are small text files and do not cause any damage to your device. They are stored either temporarily for the duration of a session (session cookies) or permanently (permanent cookies) on your device. Session cookies are automatically deleted after your visit. Permanent cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them yourself or until they are automatically deleted by your web browser. In some cases, cookies from third-party companies can also be saved on your device when you visit our site (third-party cookies). These enable us or you to use certain services of the third party (e.g. cookies for processing payment services).
Cookies have various functions. Numerous cookies are technically necessary, as certain website functions would not work without them (e.g. the shopping cart function or the display of videos). Other cookies are used to evaluate user behavior or to display advertising. Cookies that are used to carry out the electronic communication process (necessary cookies) or to provide certain functions you want (functional cookies, e.g. for the shopping cart function) or to optimize the website (e.g. cookies to measure the web audience) are required on the basis of Art. 6 §1 lit. f GDPR, unless any other legal basis is given. The website operator has a legitimate interest in storing cookies for the technically error-free and optimized provision of its services. If consent to the storage of cookies has been requested, the cookies concerned are stored exclusively on the basis of this consent (Art. 6 §1 lit. a GDPR); the consent can be revoked at any time.
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 and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be restricted. If cookies are used by third-party companies or for analysis purposes, we will inform you about this separately as part of this data protection declaration and, if necessary, give your consent query.

Contact form

If you send us inquiries using the contact form, your details will be taken from the inquiry form including the contact details you provided there for the purpose of processing the inquiry and stored with us in case of follow-up questions. We do not pass this data on without your consent. The processing of this data is based on Art. 6 §1 lit. b GDPR, provided that your request is related to the performance of a contract or is necessary for the implementation of pre-contractual measures. In all other cases, the processing is based on our legitimate interest in the effective processing of the inquiries addressed to us (Art. 6 §1 lit.f GDPR) or on your consent (Art. 6 §1 lit. a GDPR) if this has been requested.
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.

Inquiry by email, telephone or fax

If you contact us by e-mail, telephone or fax, your request, including all personal data (name, request) resulting from it, will be processed by us for the purpose of processing your request. We do not pass on this data without your consent.
The processing of this data is based on Art. 6 §1 lit. b GDPR, provided that your request is related to the performance of a contract or is necessary to carry out pre-contractual measures. In all other cases, the processing is based on our legitimate interest in the effective processing of the inquiries addressed to us (Art. 6 §1 lit.f GDPR) or on your consent (Art. 6 §1 lit. a GDPR) if this has been requested.
The data you send to us via contact requests will remain with us until you request us to delete it, revoke your consent to storage or the purpose for data storage not applicable (e.g. after your request has been processed). Mandatory statutory provisions – in particular statutory retention periods – remain unaffected.

Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. (hereinafter: Google). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, which are text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, due to the activation of IP anonymization on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google within the member states of the European Union or in other signatory states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The full IP address is only transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there in exceptional cases. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage for provide website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data from Google.

The purposes of the data processing are evaluating the usage of the website and in the compilation of reports on activities on the website. Based on the usage of the website and the Internet, other related services should then be provided. The processing is based on the legitimate interest of the website operator.

You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; However, we point out that in this case not all functions of this website can be used to their full extent. You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and relating to your usage of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by Google by downloading the browser plug-in available from the following link and install it: browser add-on to deactivate Google Analytics.

5. Social media

Social media plugins with Shariff

This website uses plugins from social Media (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, XING, LinkedIn, Tumblr). You can usually recognize the plugins by their respective social media logos. In order to guarantee data protection on this website, we only use these plugins in conjunction with the so-called “Shariff” solution. This application prevents the plugins integrated on this website from transferring data to the respective provider when you first access the page.
Only when you activate the respective plugin by clicking the associated button, a direct connection to the provider’s server is established (consent). As soon as you activate the plugin, the respective provider receives the information that you have visited this website with your IP address.
If you are simultaneously in your respective social media account (e.g. Facebook ) are logged in, the respective provider can assign the visit to this website to your user account.
Activating the plug-in constitutes consent within the meaning of Art. 6 §1 lit. a GDPR. You can withdraw this consent at any time with effect for the future.

Facebook plugins (Like & Share button)

Plugins of the social network Facebook are integrated on this website. The provider of this service is Facebook Ireland Limited, 4 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2, Ireland. According to a statement by Facebook, the recorded data will also be transferred to the USA and other third countries.
You can recognize the Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the “Like” button on this website. You can find an overview of the Facebook plugins here:
https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/?locale=de_DE.
When you visit this website, a direct connection is established via the plugin between your browser and the Facebook server. Facebook receives the information that you have visited this website with your IP address. If you click the Facebook “Like” button while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link the contents of this website to your Facebook profile. This enables Facebook to assign your visit to this website to your user account. We would like to point out that, as the provider of the website, we do not have any knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or their use by Facebook. Further information on this can be found in Facebook’s data protection declaration
at: https://de-de.facebook.com/privacy/explanation.
If you do not want Facebook to visit this website for your Facebook User account, please log out of your Facebook user account. The use of the Facebook plugins is based on Art. 6 §1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the widest possible visibility in social media. If a corresponding consent has been requested, processing takes place exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 §1 lit. a GDPR; the consent can be revoked at any time.

Twitter plugin

Functions of the Twitter service are integrated on this website. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. By using Twitter and the “Re-Tweet” function, the websites you visit are linked to your Twitter account and made known to other users. In doing so, data is also transmitted to Twitter. We would like to point out that, as the provider of the website, we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or their use by Twitter. You can find more information about this in the Twitter data protection declaration at: https://twitter.com/de/privacy. The use of the Twitter plug-in is based on Art. 6 §1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the widest possible visibility in social media. If a corresponding consent has been requested, processing takes place exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 §1 lit. a GDPR; the consent can be revoked at any time.
You can change your data protection settings on Twitter in the account settings at https://twitter.com/account/settings.

Instagram plugin

Functions of the Instagram service are integrated on this website. These functions are offered by Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA. If you are logged into your Instagram account and click the Instagram button you can link the contents of this website to your Instagram profile. This enables Instagram to assign your visit to this website to your user account. We would like to point out that, as the provider of the website, we do not have any knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and their use by Instagram. The storage and analysis of the data is based on Art. 6 §1 lit. f DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the widest possible visibility in social media. If a corresponding consent has been requested, processing takes place exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 §1 lit. a GDPR; the consent can be revoked at any time. Further information can be found in Instagram’s data protection declaration: https://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/.

Tumblr Plugin

This website uses buttons from the Tumblr service. The provider is Tumblr, Inc., 35 East 21st St, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA.
These buttons enable you to share a contribution or a page on Tumblr or to the Followers on Tumblr. When you visit one of our websites with the Tumblr button, the browser establishes a direct connection with the Tumblr servers. We have no influence on the amount of data that Tumblr collects and transmits with the help of this plugin. According to the current status the IP address of the user and the URL of the respective website are transmitted.
The storage and analysis of the data is based on Art. 6 §1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the widest possible visibility in social media. If a corresponding consent has been requested, processing takes place exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 §1 lit. a GDPR; the consent can be revoked at any time. Further information on this can be found in Tumblr’s privacy policy at:
https://www.tumblr.com/privacy/de.

Pinterest Plugin

On this website we use social plugins from the social network Pinterest, which is operated by Pinterest Inc., 808 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA 94103-490, USA (“Pinterest”).
When you open a page that contains such a plug-in, your browser connects directly to the servers of Pinterest. The plugin transmits log data to the Pinterest server in the USA. These log data may contain your IP address, the address of the websites you visit, which also contain Pinterest functions, the type and settings of the browser, the date and time of the request, your use of Pinterest and cookies. The storage and analysis of the data is based on Art. 6 §1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the widest possible visibility in social media. If a corresponding consent has been requested, processing takes place exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 §1 lit. a GDPR; the consent can be revoked at any time. Further information on the purpose, scope and further processing and use of the data by Pinterest as well as your rights and options for protecting your privacy can be found in the data protection information from Pinterest:
https://policy.pinterest.com/de/privacy-policy.

6. Newsletter

Newsletter data

If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we need from you an email address as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the given email address and that you agree to receive the newsletter. Further data are not collected or only 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 §1 lit. a GDPR). You can revoke your consent to the storage of 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 already carried out remains unaffected by the revocation.
The data you have stored with us for the purpose of subscribing to the newsletter will be processed by us or the newsletter service provider until you unsubscribe from the newsletter and will be deleted from the newsletter distribution list after unsubscribing from the newsletter. This does not affect data that has been stored for other purposes.
After you have been removed from the newsletter distribution list, your email address may be blacklisted by us or the newsletter service provider saved to prevent future mailings. The data from the blacklist will only be used for this purpose and will not be merged with other data. This serves both your interest and our interest in compliance with the legal requirements when sending newsletters (legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 §1 lit. f GDPR).
Storage in the blacklist is not limited in time. You can object to the storage provided that your interests outweigh our legitimate interests.

7. Plugins and tools

YouTube with extended data protection

This website integrates videos from YouTube. The operator of the website is Google Ireland Limited (“Google”), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland. We use YouTube in the extended data protection mode. According to YouTube, this mode ensures that YouTube does not store any information about visitors to this website before they watch the video. However, the transfer of data to YouTube partners is not necessarily excluded by the extended data protection mode. In this way, regardless of whether you are watching a video, YouTube establishes a connection to the Google DoubleClick network.
As soon as you start a YouTube video on this website, a connection to the servers of is YouTube made. 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.
Furthermore, YouTube can save various cookies on your device after starting a video or deploy comparable recognition technologies (e.g. device fingerprinting). In this way, YouTube can obtain information about visitors to this website. This information is used, among other things, to record video statistics, improve user-friendliness and prevent attempted fraud.
If necessary, further data processing processes can be triggered after starting a YouTube video which we have no influence in. The use of YouTube takes place in the interest of an appealing presentation of our online offers. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 §1 lit. f GDPR. If a corresponding consent was requested, processing takes place exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 §1 lit. a GDPR; You can revoke your consent at any time. You can find more information about data protection at YouTube in their data protection declaration at:
https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de.

Vimeo

This website uses plugins from the video portal Vimeo. The provider is Vimeo Inc., 555 West 18th Street, New York, New York 10011, USA.
If you visit one of our pages with a Vimeo video, you will be connected to Vimeo’s servers. The Vimeo server is informed which of our pages you visited. Vimeo also obtains your IP address. This also applies if you are not logged in to Vimeo or do not have a Vimeo account. The information recorded by Vimeo is transmitted to the Vimeo server in the USA.
If you are logged into your Vimeo account, you enable Vimeo to assign your surfing behavior directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your Vimeo account.
To recognize website visitors, Vimeo uses cookies or comparable recognition technologies (e.g. device fingerprinting).
The Use of Vimeo occurs in the interest of an appealing presentation of our online offers.
This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 §1 lit. f GDPR. If a corresponding consent was requested, processing takes place exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 §1 lit. a GDPR; the consent can be revoked at any time. Further information on the handling of user data can be found in Vimeo’s privacy policy
at: https://vimeo.com/privacy.

Google reCAPTCHA

We use “Google reCAPTCHA” (hereinafter “reCAPTCHA”) on this website. The provider is Google Ireland Limited (“Google”), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland. The purpose of reCAPTCHA is to check whether the data entered on this website (e.g. in a contact form) is made by a human or an automated program. To do this, reCAPTCHA analyzes the behavior of the website visitor on the basis of various characteristics. This analysis begins automatically as soon as the website visitor enters the website. For analysis reasons, 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 recorded during the analysis are forwarded to Google.
The reCAPTCHA analyses run completely in the background. Website visitors are not informed that an analysis is taking place.
The storage and analysis of the data is based on Art. 6 §1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in protecting his web offers from abusive automated spying and from SPAM. If a corresponding consent has been requested, processing takes place exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 §1 lit. a GDPR; the consent can be revoked at any time.
Further information on Google reCAPTCHA can be found in the Google Privacy Policy and the Google Terms of Use under the following links:
https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de and
https://policies.google.com/terms?hl=de.

Source:
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