1 DATA PROTECTION
Area of Application
This Data Protection Notice informs users (persons affected) about the nature, scope and
purposes of the collection and use of personal data by Gestüt Woldsee GmbH
The legal basics of Data Protection can be found in the EU Data Protection Directive
(EU DSGVO) and the Act on Telemedia (TMG).
Information on persons concerned according to Item 13 DS-GVO
Para. 1 (a)
Gestüt Woldsee GmbH
D-26160 Bad Zwischenahn
Telefon +49 (0) 4486 915880
The responsible person is represented by the owner / Managing Director
Mr. Jan Schwengels.
Para. 1 (b)
An operational data protection officer is not to be appointed in accordance with Article 37
of the Data Protection Directive (DS-GVO) in conjunction with paragraph 38 (1) of
German Civil Code (BDSG).
Para. 1 (c)
As far as we obtain consent from the person concerned for processing
Personal Data, Article 6 (1) (a) of the Data Protection Directive (DS-GVO) serves as llegal
On processing personal data required to fulfil a contract of which the person concerned is a
party, Article 6 (1) (b) of the Data Protection Directive (DS-GVO) serves as the legal basis.
This also applies to processing operations required to carry out pre-contractual measures.
To the extent that processing of personal data is necessary to comply with a legal obligation
to which our company is subject, Article 6 (1) (c) of the Data Protection
(DS-GVO) serves as legal basis.
Para. 2 (a)
Personal data of the person concerned will be deleted or blocked as soon as the
Purpose of the storage is omitted. Storage may also take place if this is subject to European
or national legislature in EU regulations, laws or other regulations to which the person
responsible is subject. A blocking or deletion of the data also takes place if a storage period
prescribed by the above standards, expires, unless there is a requirement for further storage
of the data for a contract or fulfillment of the contract.
Para 2 (e):
The provision of personal data is necessary for the conclusion of the contract in order to
establish and implement the contract.
Failure to provide the data may result in a contractual relationship not being justified.
2 Dealing with personal data
In accordance with article 4 (1) of the DS-GVO, Personal Data considers that kind of
information, by means of which a person (person concerned) can be identified, i.e.
information which may be traced back to a person. This includes, for example, the name,
the email address or the telephone number.
Personal data is only processed by the responsible person
- if the person concerned has given his consent (Article 6) (1) (a) of the Data Protection
- the processing is necessary for the preparation or carrying out a contract
(Article 6) (1) (b) of the Data Protection Directive (DS-GVO)
- the responsible person is legally required to do so. (Article 6) (1) (c) of the
Data Protection Directive (DS-GVO)
- processing is necessary in order to preserve the legitimate interests of the person
responsible or a third party, unless interests or fundamental rights and fundamental
freedoms of the person concerned, which require the protection of personal data, do not
prevail, especially in the case that the person concerned is a child
- (Article 6) (1) (f) of the Data Protection Directive (DS-GVO)
There is no intention to pass on personal data to non-EU countries
Further rights of the persons concerned
Personal data is stored as long as they are necessary for the purpose to be fulfilled. For
contact with the responsible (for example by contact form or e-mail), the information of
the person concerned is stored for processing the request and in the event that
subsequent questions arise.
In addition, personal data is only stored if this is regulated by law, e.g. statutory period of
retention for bookkeeping vouchers, according to § 147 of the Tax code (AO).
The person concerned has the right to be informed about the personal data stored about
himself according to article 15 DS-GVO, and he has the right of correction or supplement
of erroneous or incomplete personal data, in accordance with article 16 DS-GVO and
also the right of Deletion referred to in article 17 DS-GVO. Within the period of
processing request for correction or deletion, the person concerned has the right to
restrict the processing referred to in article 18 DS-GVO.
In accordance with article 20 DS-GVO, the person concerned may also request returning
to him his personal data in a structured, common and machine-readable format (right to
data transferability) in accordance with article 20 DS-GVO.
At any time, the person concerned has the right to revoke his consent to the processing
of his personal-related data referred to in article 6 (1) (a) or article 9 (2) (a)
(article 7 DS-GVO).
The person concerned has the right to complain at a supervisory authority,
For Lower Saxony this is
Die Landesbeauftragte für den Datenschutz Niedersachsen
Phone: +49 511 120-4500
+ 49 511 120-4599
As far as personal data is processed, in individual cases, the responsible person informs
the person concerned whether this processing is required under a law or contract and
whether the person concerned is obligated to provide his Data and what kind of
consequences there will be of non-deployment.
There will be no automated decision-making by the person concerned based on personal
data of the affected-concerned.
Right to revoke a data protection consent
Every customer being effected from the use of his personal Data, has the right granted by
the European legislative and regulatory authority to revoke his consent to the processing
of personal data at any time.
If the person concerned wishes to assert his right to revoke a consent, he or she can con-
tact an employee of the controller at any time.
Use of the website
For the use of the website of Gestüt Woldsee GmbH, the following additional
Explanations do apply.
Collection of general data and information
The website of Gestüt Woldsee GmbH collects a number of general data and information
with each call of the website by an affected person or an automated system. This general
data and information is stored in the log files of the server. Following information might be
(1) Browser types and versions used,
(2) the operating system used by the accessing system,
(3) the website from which a comprehensive system reaches our website
(4) the sub-websites which are controlled by an accessing system on our website,
(5) date and time of an access to the website,
(6) an Internet Protocol address (IP address),
(7) The Internet service provider of the accessing system and
(8) other similar data and information that is used to provide security in case of
attacking our information technology systems.
By using these general data and informationg given, Gestüt Woldsee GmbH will not draw
conclusions about the Person concerned.
Rather, this information is needed:
(1)To correctly deliver the contents of our website,
(2)To optimize the contents of our website as well as the advertising for it
(3)To grant a permanent functioning of our information technology systems and the
technology of our website as well as
(4)To provide to Law enforcement authorities the information necessary for prosecution
in case of a cyber attack.
These anonymously collected data and information is evaluated by the Gestüt Woldsee
GmbH on one hand statistically and on the other hand with the aim of increasing data
protection and data security in our company, in order to ultimately achieve an optimal
Protection level for the Personal data processed by us.
The anonymous data of the server log files is stored separately from all personal data given
by a person affected. This statistical raw data is deleted after 90 days.
All data contained at www.gestuet-woldsee.de , which is located on our servers and is
"hosted" (i.e. stored) there, is secured by consecutively connected secure controllers against
access by unauthorized persons. Employees of Gestüt Woldsee GmbH and their system
service providers do check the effectiveness of the protection on a regular basis.
browser on a computer system.
A cookie ID is a unique identifier of the cookie. It consists of a string through which websites
and servers can be assigned to the specific Internet browser in which the cookie was stored.
This allows the visited websites and servers to distinguish the individual browser of a person
affected from other Internet browsers that contain other cookies.
A specific Internet browser can be recognized and identified by the unique cookie ID.
user-friendly services which would not be possible without the cookie-setting.
By means of a cookie, the information and offers on our website can be optimized in the
sense of the user. As already mentioned, cookies do allow us to recognize the users of our
website. The purpose of this recognition is to make it easier for users to use our website. For
data each time the website is visited, because this is taken over from the website and the
cookie stored on the user's computer system.
Another example is the cookie of a shopping cart in the online shop. By means of a
cookie, the online shop remembers the items that a customer has placed into the virtual
The person concerned can prevent the setting of cookies by our website at any time by
means of a corresponding adjustment of the Internet browser used and thus permanently
contradict the setting of cookies. In addition, cookies that have already been set can be
deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all
popular Internet browsers. If the person affected disables the setting of cookies in the used
Internet browser, not all functions of our website might be fully usable.
Possibility of contact via the website
The website of Gestüt Woldsee GmbH contains information on the basis of legal
regulations, which enables a fast electronic contact to our company as well as a straight
communication with us, which does also include a general address of the so-called electronic
mail (e-mail address). If an affected person gets in contact via e-mail or via a contact form
with the person responsible for the processing, the personal data transmitted to the controller
by the affected person is automatically stored. Such personal data transmitted on a voluntary
basis by an affected person is stored for the purpose of processing or contacting the persons
concerned. This personal data will not be passed on to third parties.
Data protection for applications and application procedures
Gestüt Woldsee GmbH collects and processes the personal data of applicants for the
purpose of processing the application process. Processing can also be done electronically.
This is especially the case when an applicant has submitted appropriate application
documents by electronic means, for example by e-mail or via a Web form on the website,
to the responsible for processing.
If this responsible person in charge concludes an employment contract with an applicant, the
transferred data will be stored for the purpose of the settlement of the job, in compliance with
the legal regulations. If no employment contract with the applicant is concluded, the
application documents are automatically deleted two months after the notification of the
cancellation decision, provided that are no other legitimate interests of the responsible person
in charge. Other, legitimate interests in this sense are, for example, a duty of proof in a
procedure under the General Equal Treatment Act (AGG).
Gestüt Woldsee GmbH has integrated components of the Facebook company on this
website. Facebook is a social network.
A social network is a social meeting place operated on the Internet, an online community that
usually allows users to communicate with each other and interact in virtual space. A social
network can serve as a platform for exchanging opinions and experiences, or allows the
Internet community to provide personal or company-related information. Among other things,
Facebook allows users of the social network to create private profiles, upload photos and
network via friend requests.
Facebook's operating company is Facebook, Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, CA 94025,
USA. If an affected person lives outside the United States or Canada, Facebook Ireland Ltd.,
4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland is responsible for processing
Each time, one of the individual pages of this website, that is operated by the person
responsible for the processing system and on which a Facebook component
(Facebook plug-in) has been integrated is accessed, the internet browser on the Information
technology system of the affected person automatically prompted by the respective Face-
book component to download a representation of the corresponding Facebook component of
Facebook. An overall overview of all Facebook plug-ins can be accessed under
Within the scope of this technical procedure, Facebook becomes aware of which specific
subsection of our website is visited by the person concerned.
If the person concerned is simultaneously logged in to Facebook, Facebook recognizes with
each visit to our website by the person concerned and during the entire duration of the
respective stay on our website, which specific subsection of our website this person is
visting. This information is collected through the Facebook component and assigned by
Facebook to the respective Facebook account of the data subject. If the person concerned
activates one of the Facebook buttons integrated on our website, for example the "Like"
button, or if the person concerned makes a comment, Facebook assigns this information to
the personal Facebook user account of the person concerned and saves this personal data.
Via the Facebook component, Facebook receives information that the person concerned has
visited our website if the person concerned is logged into Facebook at the same time at the
time of the call to our website; This happens regardless of whether the person clicks on the
Facebook component or not. If such transmission of this information to Facebook is not
intended by the person concerned, he may prevent this by logging out of his Facebook
account before calling our website.
The data policy published by Facebook, which is available under
https://de-de.facebook.com/about/privacy/ provides information about Facebook's collection,
processing and use of personal data. It also explains what settings Facebook offers to
protect the privacy of the person concerned. In addition, various applications are available
that make it possible to suppress data transmission to Facebook. Such applications can be
used by the person concerned to suppress data transfer to Facebook.
Gestüt Woldsee GmbH has integrated the component Google Analytics
(With anonymization function) onto this website. Google Analytics is a Web analysis service.
Web Analysis is the acquisition, collection and evaluation of data regarding the behavior of
visitors of websites. A Web-Analysis-Service collects, among other things, from which
Website an affected person has been led over to a particular website (so-called referrers),
which subsections of the website were accessed or how often and for which time a
subsection was looked at. A web analysis is mainly used to optimize a website and for a
cost-benefit-analysis of web-advertising.
The operating company of the Google Analytics component is the Google Inc.,
1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy, Mountain View, CA 94043-1351, USA.
The responsible person for treatment uses the amendment "anonymizeIp" for the Web
analysis via Google Analytics. By means of this amendment, the IP address of the Internet
connection of the person affected is shortened and made anonymous by Google if access to
our websites is made from a Member State of the European Union or from a contracting
state of the agreement about the European Economic Area.
The purpose of the Google Analytics component is to analyze the traffic flows on our
website. Google uses the collected data and information, among other things, to evaluate the
use of our website in order to compile for us online reports, which show the activities on our
website and enabling us to bring-up further services in relation to our website.
Google Analytics sets a cookie on the information technology system of the person
affected. What cookies are, has already been explained above. Setting the cookie, does
allow Google to do an analysis of the use of our website. By each call to one of the individual
pages of this website, which is operated by the person in charge for the treatment and on
which a Google Analytics component has been integrated, the Internet browser on the
information technology system of the person affected will automatically be induced by the
relevant Google Analytics component to submit data to Google for the purpose of online ana-
lysis. As part of this technical process, Google is given knowledge of personal data, such as
IP address of the person concerned, which, among other things, serves Google to trace the
origin of the visitors and clicks and in the subsequent do allow Commission statements.
By means of the cookie, personal information, such as the access time, the place from which
an access was carried out and the frequency of visits to our website by the person affected,
are stored. Each time you visit our website, this personal information, including the IP
address of the Internet connection used by the person, is transferred to Google in the United
States of America. This personal data is stored by Google in the United States of America.
Google may pass on this personal data collected via the technical procedure to third parties.
The person concerned can prevent the setting of cookies by our website as already shown
above, at any time by means of a corresponding adjustment of the used Internet Browser
and thus to contradict the setting of cookies permanently.
Such a setting of the Internet browser used would also prevent Google from putting a cookie
on the information technology system of the person concerned. In addition, a cookie already
set by Google Analytics can be deleted at any time through the Internet browser or other
Furthermore, it is possible for the person concerned, to object to the collection of information
generated by Google Analytics and to prevent them from use and processing of data taken
from this website. To do this, the person concerned has to download and install a browser
add-on, which can be taken by using the following link
about website visits shall be submitted to Google Analytics. Google does consider the
installation of the browser add-on as contradiction.
If the affected person's information technology system is deleted, formatted, or reinstalled
later, the person affected has to re-install the browser add-on to disable Google
Analytics. If the browser add-on is uninstalled or deactivated by the affected person or
another person who is considered belonging to his sphere of control, ît is possible to reinstall
or re-activate the browser add-on.
Google Analytics is explained in more detail when using this link
To protect your requests via Internet form, we use Google Inc.'s (Google) reCAPTCHA
service. The query is used to distinguish whether the input is done by a human or improperly
by automated, machine processing. The query includes sending the IP address and, if
necessary, other data needed by Google for the service reCAPTCHA to Google. For this
purpose, your input will be sent to Google and reused there. However, your IP address will
be shortened by Google beforehand within Member States of the European Community or in
other Contracting States to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in
exceptional cases the full IP address will be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and
shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to
evaluate your use of this service. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of
reCaptcha will not be merged with other Google data. This data is subject to the different
data protection regulations of Google. For more information on Google's privacy policies,
This page uses the map service Google Maps via an API. The provider is Google Inc., 1600
Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
To use the features of Google Maps, it is necessary to store your IP address. This
information is usually transmitted to a Google server in the United States and stored there.
The provider of this site has no influence on this Data transfer.
The use of Google Maps is in the interest of an appealing presentation of our online offers
and an easy discoverability of the places we have indicated on the website. This constitutes
a legitimate interest within the meaning of Article 6 (1) (f) of the DS-GVO.
Gestüt Woldsee GmbH has integrated components from YouTube on this website. YouTube
is an Internet video portal that allows video publishers to upload video clips that other users
may view, review and comment free of charge. YouTube allows the publication of all kinds of
videos, that why complete film and TV shows, as well as music videos, trailers or user-made
videos are available via the Internet portal.
YouTube is operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. You-
Tube, LLC is a subsidiary of Google Inc., 1600 Amph-theatre Pkwy, Mountain View,
CA 94043-1351, USA.
Each time, one of the individual pages of this website is accessed, which is operated by the
person responsible for the processing system and on which a YouTube component
(YouTube video) has been integrated, the internet browser on the information technology
System of the affected person is automatically prompted by the respective YouTube
component to download a presentation of the corresponding YouTube component of YouTu-
be. For more information about YouTube, please visit https://www.youtube.com/yt/about/de/.
As part of this technical process, YouTube and Google will be informed which specific
Subsection of our website is visited by the person concerned.
If the person is, at the same time logged into YouTube, YouTube recognizes with the call of a
subpage, which contains a YouTube video, which specific bottom of our server website the
affected person visits. YouTube and Google do collect this information and assign it to the
respective YouTube account of the person concerned.
Via the YouTube component, YouTube and Google receive information that the person
concerned has visited our website if he is logged into YouTube at the same time when calling
out website.This happens regardless of whether the person is clicking on a YouTube video or
not. If the person concerned does not wish such transmission to YouTube and Google, he
can prevent this by logging out from his YouTube account before calling our website.
The data protection rules published by YouTube, which are available under
https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/, do shed light on the collection, processing and
use of personal data by YouTube and Google.