Data Privacy

Area of application

The user will be informed in this data protection statement about nature, extent, or purpose of collection and use of personal data on this website by asphericon GmbH.

Bundesdatenschutzgesetz (BDSG) and Telemediengesetz (TMG) are the legal basis of data protection statement.


Access data/ Server Log Files

asphericon (respectively its webspace provider) collects data upon each access to the content (so-called Serverlogfiles). Including: name of website accessed, data, date and time of the query, volume of data transferred, notificiation of successful request, type and version of browser, the user’s operating system, referrer URL (previously visited page), IP address and der accessing provider.

The log data are only used by asphericon for statistical analysis to run, ensure and optimize products and services. asphericon reserves the right to check the Log Files later on, if there exists a justified suspicion of unlawful use based on specific indicators.


Handling personal information

Personal Data comprises information or data that trace back to a person. Including: name, email address or phone number as well as which pages someone viewed.

If you are asked to provide personal information on our website or in the context of our newsletters, this input is voluntary and serves to maintain the customer relationship (sending of requested information material, customer satisfaction survey) and will be treated in accordance with the statutory provisions.

If you do not agree with the use of your data provided to us, you can withdraw your consent. Please note that we will only provide you with advertising information from our product range. Your address data will not be passed on to other companies. Please send us a written objection to the e-mail address


Contacting and registration

asphericon stores user information when contacting us (for example via contact form or email), to handle inquiries or follow-up questions faster.

User data to be entered during registration will be used as information relevant to the offering or registration. The collected date are seen in the entry mask during registration. Inclusing: name, postal address, email, IP address and its purpose.

The user has the right to be informed freely on request with regard to personal data stored. User can request correction or deletion of personal data and withdraw your consent to the collection and storage of your personal data at any time with future effect by post or email to asphericon GmbH, Stockholmer Str. 9, 07747 Jena or, insofar as there is no legal obligation to retain such data.



asphericon provides current infomation on the company and our offerings in the newsletter. To receive our newsletter we require a valide email address. This will be used only for the dispatch of the newsletter and will not be passed to third parties.

The newsletter is only sent with your explicit consent, this means the electronic newsletter is only sent with confirmation of email after newsletter registration. Without confirmation your personal data will be deleted automatically at least after four weeks. It is possible to end electronic newsletter communication at any time.


Integration of third party services and contents

Within this online offer an integration of third party content is possible, such as YouTube videos, maps provided via Google Maps, RSS-Feeds or graphics of other websites. These third-parties use the user’s IP address to sent content to the user’s browser in order to view these contents. asphericon strives to utilize only contents of provider, who use the IP address for delivering the content. Nevertheless, we point out that we do not have influence on third-parties storing the IP-address inter alia for statistical purpose. If this should become known to us, we inform our user.



Cookies enable the storage of specific, device-related information on the user’s access device (PC, Smartphone o.ä.). The intention ist to increase usability (for instance storage of login data) as well as to gather and analyse information of site usage to improve offerings. User can restrict or disable the storage of cookies in most browser. But this may limit the utility and in particular usage comfort.


Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). “Cookies” are placed on the user’s computer and analyze the use of the website. The information generated by the cookie will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

The IP-anonymization is activated on this website. However, the IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transfered to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

The IP-address, that your Browser conveys within the scope of Google Analytics, will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on for your current web browser.

As an alternative to the browser add-on or within browsers on mobile devices, you can click this link in order to opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics within this website in the future (the opt-out applies only for the browser in which you set it and within this domain). An opt-out cookie will be stored on your device, which means that you’ll have to click this link again, if you delete your cookies.


Sample of Data Protection Statement from Lawyer Thomas Schwenke