Data Privacy

Data Privacy

Name and address of the person in charge

The person responsible within the meaning of the Basic Data Protection Regulation and other national data protection laws of the member states as well as other data protection provisions is:

Dr. Andreas Grillenberger
Freie Universität Berlin
Computing Education Research Group
Königin-Luise-Str. 24/26
14195 Berlin
Germany

Phone: +49 30 838 66103
E-mail: andreas.grillenberger@fu-berlin.de
Website: www.an-gr.de

1. General information about data processing

1.1 Scope of the processing of personal data

We process the personal data of our users only to the extent necessary to provide a functioning website as well as our content and services. The processing of personal data of our users is only permitted if this is necessary for the provision of a functional website and our contents and services. Users regularly only take place with the consent of the user. An exception applies in those cases in which it is not possible to obtain prior consent for actual reasons and the processing of the data by is permitted by law.

1.2 Legal basis for the processing of personal data

Insofar as we obtain the consent of the person concerned for the processing of personal data, Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a EU Data Protection Basic Regulation (DSGVO) serves as the legal basis.
Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO serves as a legal basis for the processing of personal data required for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is a party. This also applies to Processing operations that are necessary to carry out pre-contractual measures.
If the processing of personal data is necessary to fulfil a legal obligation to which our company is subject, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c DSGVO serves as the legal basis.
In the event that vital interests of the data subject or another natural person necessitate the processing of personal data, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. d DSGVO serves as a legal basis.
If the processing is necessary to safeguard a legitimate interest of our company or a third party and if the interests, fundamental rights and fundamental freedoms of the person concerned do not outweigh the first-mentioned interest, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO serves as legal basis for the processing.

1.3 Data erasure and storage time

The personal data of the person concerned will be deleted or blocked as soon as the purpose of storage no longer applies. Storage may also take place if this is required by European or national law in the following cases Union regulations, laws or other rules to which the person responsible is subject have been laid down. The data will also be blocked or deleted if any of the data required by the above-mentioned standards is not used. storage period expires, unless there is a necessity for further storage of the data for the conclusion of a contract or fulfilment of a contract.

2. Provision of the website and Snap!Twitter and creation of logfiles

Our system does not collect any data about your website visits and does not record any data and information from the computer system of the calling computer. No log files are created. This applies to both the website and Snap!Twitter itself.

3. Use of cookies 

Both the Snap Twitter website and Snap Twitter itself do not use cookies.

4. Rights of the person concerned

4.1 Right of access

You may request confirmation from the person responsible as to whether personal data concerning you will be processed by us.
In the event of such processing, you may request the following information from the data controller:

  1. the purposes for which the personal data will be processed;
  2. the categories of personal data that will be processed;
  3. the recipients or categories of recipients to whom the personal data relating to you has been or will be disclosed;
  4. the planned duration of the storage of the personal data concerning you or, if it is not possible to provide specific information in this respect, criteria for determining the duration of the storage;
  5. the existence of a right to rectify or delete personal data concerning you, a right to limit the processing by the controller or a right to object to such processing;
  6. the existence of a right of appeal to a supervisory authority;
  7. all available information on the origin of the data if the personal data are not collected from the data subject;
  8. the existence of automated decision-making including profiling in accordance with Art. 22 (1) and (4) DSGVO and – at least in these cases – meaningful information about 

the logic involved and the scope and intended impact of such processing on the data subject.

You have the right to request information as to whether the personal data concerning you will be transferred to a third country or to an international organisation. In this context, you may request to be informed about the suitable guarantees in accordance with Art. 46 DSGVO in connection with the transmission.

This right to information may be restricted to the extent that it is likely to make it impossible or seriously impair the realisation of the research or statistical purposes and to the extent that it restricts the fulfilment of the research or statistical purposes. statistical purposes is necessary.

4.2. Right of rectification 

You have the right to have your personal data corrected and/or completed by the data controller if the personal data processed concerning you is inaccurate or incomplete. The data controller has the right to rectify to be carried out immediately.

Their right to rectification may be limited to the extent that it is likely to render impossible or seriously impair the achievement of the research or statistical purposes and to the extent that it restricts the performance of the research or statistical purposes. or statistical purposes.

4.3 Right to restrict processing 

Under the following conditions, you may request that the processing of your personal data be restricted:

  1. if you dispute the accuracy of the personal data concerning you for a period that allows the data controller to verify the accuracy of the personal data;
  2. the processing is unlawful and you refuse to delete the personal data and instead request the restriction of the use of the personal data;
  3. the data controller no longer needs the personal data for the purposes of processing, but you need them to assert, exercise or defend legal claims, or
  4. if you have objected to the processing pursuant to Art. 21 para. 1 DSGVO and it has not yet been established whether the justified reasons of the data controller outweigh your reasons.

If the processing of the personal data concerning you has been restricted, these data – apart from their storage – may only be processed with your consent or for the assertion, exercise or defence of legal claims or claims. processed for the protection of the rights of another natural or legal person or for reasons of an important public interest of the Union or of a Member State.
If the processing restriction has been restricted in accordance with the above conditions, you will be informed by the controller before the restriction is lifted.

Your right to limit the processing may be limited to the extent that it is likely to render impossible or seriously impede the achievement of the research or statistical purposes and to limit the fulfilment of your obligations. research or statistical purposes.

4.3. Right to deletion

4.3.1 Obligation to delete 

You may request the data controller to delete the personal data concerning you immediately and the data controller is obliged to delete this data immediately if one of the following reasons arises applies:

  1. The personal data concerning you are no longer necessary for the purposes for which they were collected or processed in any other way.
  2. You revoke the consent on which the processing was based pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO and there is no other legal basis for the processing.
  3. You object to the processing pursuant to Art. 21 (1) DSGVO and there are no overriding legitimate reasons for the processing, or you object to the processing pursuant to Art. 21 (2) DSGVO.
  4. The personal data concerning you have been processed unlawfully. 
  5. The deletion of personal data concerning you is necessary to comply with a legal obligation under Union law or the law of the Member States to which the data controller is subject.
  6. The personal data concerning you have been collected in relation to information society services offered pursuant to Art. 8 para. 1 DSGVO.

4.3.2 Information to third parties

If the person responsible has made the personal data concerning you public and is obliged to delete them in accordance with Art. 17 para. 1 DSGVO, he/she will be responsible for the deletion of the data taking into account the available technology and the Implementation costs reasonable measures, including technical measures, to inform data controllers who process the personal data that you, as the data subject, have requested from them the deletion of all data relating to them. Links to such personal data or copies or replications of such personal data.

4.3.3 Exceptions 

The right to deletion does not exist if the processing is necessary.

  1. on the exercise of freedom of expression and information;
  2. to fulfil a legal obligation which the processing requires under the law of the Union or of the Member States to which the controller is subject, or to carry out a task which is in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority vested in the person in charge;
  3. for reasons of public interest in the field of public health pursuant to Art. 9 para. 2 lit. h and i and Art. 9 para. 3 DSGVO;
  4. for archive purposes in the public interest, scientific or historical research purposes or for statistical purposes pursuant to Art. 89 para. 1 DSGVO, to the extent that the right mentioned under the section “Obligation to delete” is likely to affect the makes impossible or seriously impairs the achievement of the objectives of such processing, or
  5. for the assertion, exercise or defence of legal claims.

4.4 Right to information

If you have exercised the right to rectify, cancel or limit the processing, the controller is obliged to inform all recipients to whom the personal data concerning you has been disclosed of to notify such rectification or cancellation of data or limitation of processing, unless this proves impossible or involves a disproportionate effort.
They shall have the right vis-à-vis the person responsible to be informed of such recipients.

4.5 Right to data transferability

You have the right to receive the personal data concerning you that you have provided to the responsible person in a structured, common and machine-readable format. In addition, you have the right to send this data to an to communicate the personal data to other data processors without being hindered by the data processor to whom the personal data has been provided, provided that

  1. the processing is based on a consent pursuant to Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 Para. 2 lit. a DSGVO or on a contract pursuant to Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b DSGVO and
  2. processing is performed using automated procedures.

In exercising this right, you also have the right to request that the personal data concerning you be transmitted directly by one responsible person to another responsible person, insofar as this is technically feasible. Freedoms and rights of other persons must not be impaired by this.
The right to data transfer does not apply to the processing of personal data necessary for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority vested in the public authorities. to the person responsible.

4.6 Right to object 

You have the right, for reasons arising from your particular situation, to object at any time to the processing of personal data concerning you on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. e or f DSGVO. This shall also apply to profiling based on these provisions. The controller will no longer process the personal data relating to you unless he can prove compelling grounds for processing worthy of protection which outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or which Processing serves the assertion, exercise or defence of legal claims.
If the personal data concerning you are processed for the purpose of direct advertising, you have the right at any time to object to the processing of the personal data concerning you for the purpose of such advertising. This shall also apply to profiling in so far as it is connected with such direct advertising.
If you object to the processing for the purposes of direct marketing, the personal data concerning you will no longer be processed for these purposes. Notwithstanding Directive 2002/58/EC, you have the possibility to exercise your right to object in relation to the use of Information Society services by means of automated procedures in which technical means of communication are used. specifications can be used.

You also have the right, for reasons related to your particular situation, to have your personal data processed for scientific or historical research purposes or for statistical purposes only if it is necessary for the processing of your personal data. in accordance with Art. 89 Para. 1 DSGVO to object to this.
Their right of objection may be limited to the extent that it is likely to render impossible or seriously impair the realisation of the research or statistical purposes and to the extent that it restricts the fulfilment of the research or statistical purposes. statistical purposes is necessary.

4.7 Right to revoke the data protection consent declaration 

You have the right to revoke your declaration of consent under data protection law at any time. The revocation of your consent does not affect the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of your consent until you revoke it.

4.8 Automated decision in individual cases, including profiling

You have the right not to be subject to a decision based solely on automated processing – including profiling – which has legal effect against you or which similarly affects you. is severely compromised. This shall not apply where the decision

  1. is necessary for the conclusion or fulfillment of a contract between you and the responsible person,
  2. is permissible by virtue of the laws of the Union or of the Member States to which the person responsible is subject, and those laws provide for adequate measures to safeguard your rights and freedoms and to protect your legitimate rights and obligations under those laws or regulations. interests contain or
  3. with your explicit consent. 

However, these decisions may not be based on special categories of personal data pursuant to Art. 9 (1) DSGVO, unless Art. 9 (2) (a) or (g) DSGVO applies and appropriate measures are taken to protect the rights and freedoms of the individual concerned. and your legitimate interests. In the cases referred to in (1) and (3), the person responsible shall take reasonable steps to safeguard the rights and freedoms and your legitimate interests, including at least the right to obtain the intervention of a person on the part of the person responsible, on presentation of his own position and on appeal against the decision.

4.9 Right to complain to a supervisory authority

Without prejudice to any other administrative or judicial remedy, you shall have the right to appeal to a supervisory authority, in particular in the Member State in which you are staying, at your place of work or in the Member State in which you have your registered office. Place of suspected infringement, if you are of the opinion that the processing of personal data concerning you violates the DSGVO.
The supervisory authority to which the complaint was submitted shall inform the complainant of the status and outcome of the complaint, including the possibility of a judicial remedy under Article 78 DSGVO.