Privacy Policy

Information on the protection of your data

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DVV Media Group GmbH
Heidenkampsweg 75
D-20097 Hamburg

Privacy Policy


  1. DVV Media Group GmbH and DVV Media GmbH (hereinafter referred to as DVV Media), Heidenkampsweg 73-79, 20097 Hamburg, e-mail address: take the protection of your personal data as a user of the services of DVV Media (this includes,, and; hereinafter referred to as services) seriously as a service provider and responsible body. In the following, you will be informed about the collection, processing and use of your data as well as the rights to which you are entitled.

  2. The Data Protection Officer can be contacted as follows:

    DVV Media Group GmbH
    Heidenkampsweg 73-79
    20097 Hamburg


    Phone: +49 (0)40/23714-100

A. General part

§ 1 General information

Personal data is individual information about your personal or factual circumstances, i.e. data that identifies you or that can be used to establish your identity. This includes, for example, your correct name, address, telephone number or date of birth. Personal data also includes data that can be related to a person, i.e. data without a direct reference from which a person can be derived, such as the IP address.

Personal data includes data that is generated in connection with the retrieval of and stored in so-called log files on the servers of DVV Media and the technical service providers.

Server log files are stored for security reasons (e.g. for the clarification of abuse or fraud) for a maximum of seven days and then deleted. Data whose further storage is required for evidentiary purposes is excluded from deletion until final clarification of the respective incident. Server log files are stored for security reasons (e.g. for the clarification of abuse or fraud) for a maximum of seven days and then deleted. Data whose further storage is required for evidentiary purposes is excluded from deletion until final clarification of the respective incident.

During your visits to the pages of DVV Media, personal data is also processed automatically in anonymous form. This includes usage data such as the beginning and end of your visit, the pages you call up or the time you spend on the portal. A person-related utilization of these data does not take place.

§ 2 Security measures

We take organizational and technical security measures in accordance with the state of the art to ensure that the provisions of data protection laws are complied with and thus to protect the data processed by us against accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or against access by unauthorized persons.

§ 3 Contacting us

When contacting us (via contact form or e-mail), the user’s details are processed for the purpose of handling the contact request and its processing in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.

§ 4 Google Fonts

For the operation of the website DVV Media processes absolutely necessary information in the sense of § 25 para.2 no.2 TTDSG to display content correctly and graphically appealing across browsers with the help of Google Web Fonts. ( Google Webfonts are transferred to the cache of your browser to avoid multiple loading. If the browser does not support Google Web Fonts or prevents access, content is displayed in a standard font.

For more information, see Google’s privacy policy:

§ 5 Use of cookies

Cookies are small amounts of data that are transmitted from the Internet to your computer together with the data actually requested. This data is stored there and kept ready for later retrieval. DVV Media uses the following types of cookies for

  • Session cookies:
    These are cookies that are only stored on your computer for the duration of an Internet session. These cookies are deleted after the session ends, i.e. after you leave the website or when you close the browser window.

In general, you also have the option of deleting cookies via the corresponding browser function and setting there how your browser should proceed with cookies. However, it should be noted that the use of the services may be impaired if cookies are generally rejected.

§ 6 Use of social media buttons

  1. This website integrates a “YouTube plugin” into information offers. This YouTube software uses cookies for data collection and statistical data analysis. YouTube uses cookies, among other things, to collect reliable video statistics, prevent fraud and improve user experience. The operator of the website receives through the YouTube cookies statistical values on the retrieval of individual videos embedded in the website without a reference to the respective user. The legal basis for this is § 25 para.1 TTDSG. The embedded videos from YouTube are used within the permitted use by YouTube, which all users must accept. If you see copyrights violated, please report this directly to YouTube.
  2. We use embedded YouTube videos in extended data protection mode. This means that YouTube does not store cookies for a user who views a website with an embedded YouTube video player, but does not click on the video to start playback. If the YouTube video player is clicked, YouTube may store cookies on the user’s computer, but no personal cookie information is stored for playbacks of embedded videos. (Source: YouTube “Enabling Enhanced Privacy Mode for Embedded Videos”) For more details, please refer to YouTube’s general privacy policy ( We do not collect any personal data as part of the embedding of YouTube videos.

§ 7 Embeds – integration of services and content of third parties

You can also permanently agree to the display of embedded content from third-party providers. The selection will then be permanently stored in your internet browser. The consent can be revoked here at any time.

§ 8 Rights of users

You have the right to receive, upon request and free of charge, information about the personal data that we have stored about you.

In addition, you have the right to correct inaccurate data, restrict processing and object to the processing and deletion of their personal data, and to assert your rights to data portability in accordance with Article 20 GDPR and, in the event of the assumption of unlawful data processing, to file a complaint with the competent supervisory authority.

Likewise, you can revoke consents, in principle with effect for the future.

B. Concluding regulations

We reserve the right to change this privacy policy at any time in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations.