Privacy Policy


This Privacy Policy informs you, as a user of the online presence at (“Website”) and, about how your personal data are processed when you use the Website.


Controller pursuant to Article 4 No 7 GDPR is:


KUCERA Rechtsanwälte Steuerberater Notar Partnerschaft mbB

Kornmarkt 1A, 60311 Frankfurt am Main

T +49 (0)69 60 60 800-0



Complete information in accordance with section 5 of the German Tele Media Act (Telemediengesetz – TMG) (Imprint)



Contact details of Data Protection Officers

You can reach our Data Protection Officers by post at the above address adding the suffix “Data Protection Officers” as well as by e-mail at



Categories of personal data processed


When you access our Website, the browser used on your terminal device sends information automatically to the server of our Website. Such information is temporarily stored in what is referred to as a log file. This is the following information, which is recorded without any action taken by yourself and stored until being deleted automatically: IP address if the requesting computer, date and time of access, name and URL of the accessed file, website from which access is made (referrer URL), browser used and where applicable the operating system of your computer as well as the name of your access provider.

Purposes and legal basis for processing personal data

We process your personal data in accordance with the provisions of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the new German Federal Data Protection Act (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz – BDSG-new) as well as all other relevant legislation for the purposes and on the legal basis as set out below:

- To handle any concerns you address to us by e-mail – the legal basis for this is your consent pursuant to the first sentence of Article 6(1)(a)) GDPR.

- To ensure IT security and undisrupted operation of the Website, for statistical assessments and for the purpose of optimising the Website – the legal basis for this is the first sentence of Article 6(1)(f)) GDPR.



Use of Google Maps


This Website uses Google Maps to represent interactive maps and to create route descriptions. Google Maps is a map service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, California 94043, USA. By using Google Maps, information on the use of this Website including your IP address and the (start) address entered in the route planner function may be sent to Google Inc. in the USA. When you access a web page of our website that contains Google Maps, your browser establishes a direct link to the servers of Google. The map content is transmitted by Google directly to your browser and included by the latter in the Website. We therefore have no control over the scope of data collected by Google in this way. Based on the information currently available to use, such information comprises at least the following data:

- date and time of visit to the web page concerned,

- Internet address or URL of the website page accessed,

- IP address,

- the (start) address entered as part of the route planning.

We do not have any control over the further processing and use of data by Google and therefore cannot assume any responsibility for that.

If you do not wish Google to collect, process or use data concerning you via our Website, you can deactivate JavaScript in your browser settings. In this case, however, you cannot use the map display function.

For details on the purpose and scope of the data collection and further processing and use of the data by Google and users' rights and configuration options to protect their privacy, users are advised to refer to the privacy information of Google at (

By using our Website, you agree to the editing of the data collected concerning you by Google in the aforementioned manner and the aforespecified purpose.



Categories of personal data recipients


Within our law firm only those persons or entities are permitted to view or access personal data that you communicate to us, and this only to the extent required in each case, who need such data for performance of our contractual or statutory duties.

We moreover disclose your personal data to third parties only if:

- you have given your express consent to this pursuant to the first sentence of Article 6(1)(a)) GDPR,

- disclosure is required pursuant to the first sentence of Article 6(1)(f)) GDPR for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims and there is no reason to assume that you have an overriding, legitimate interest in non-disclosure of your data,

- a legal obligation for disclosure pursuant to the first sentence of Article 6(1)(c)) GDPR exists, or

- this is legally permissible and pursuant to the first sentence of Article 6(1)(b)) GDPR is required for the performance of contractual relationships with you.

No disclosure is made to further recipients or categories of recipients pursuant to Article 4 No 9 GDPR.

Transfer of personal data to a third country


With the exception of a possible transfer of data in the case of Google Maps being used, no personal data are transferred to entities in countries outside the European Union (third countries).

Period of storage of personal data and criteria for defining such period

We process and store your personal data for as long as required for us to fulfil our contractual and legal duties. If the data are no longer required for fulfilment of contractual duties, they are normally deleted unless their further processing for a limited term is required by retention periods prescribed by professional or other statutory regulations.


Your rights as a data subject


Every data subject whose personal data are processed has the right to obtain information from the controller about the personal data in question pursuant to Article 15 GDPR, the right to rectification pursuant to Article 16 GDPR, the right to erasure pursuant to Article 17 GDPR, the right to restriction of processing pursuant to Article 18 GDPR, the right to object to the processing pursuant to Article 21 GDPR as well as the right to data portability pursuant to Article 20 GDPR. The right to obtain information and the right to erasure are further subject to the restrictions pursuant to sections 34 and 35 BDSG-new.

If you make an objection, we will no longer process your personal data unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override the your interests, rights and freedoms, or for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims.

Your also have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent data protection supervisory authority pursuant to Article 77 GDPR in conjunction with section 19 BDSG-new.

Obligation to provide data

When using our website you are not required to provide personal data. If you wish us to contact you, we need at least (i) your name and (ii) your telephone number or your e-mail address.



Automated decision-making and profiling

When establishing and executing our contractual relationship, you will not be subjected to a decision based solely on automated processing, including profiling, pursuant to Article 22 GDPR, which produces legal effects concerning you or similarly affects you in a serious way.




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Last updated: 26 June 2018