This website is operated by BEURLE Rechtsanwälte GmbH & Co KG, Landstraße 9, 4020 Linz (hereinafter referred to as “we” or “us”).

This note describes how we, being responsible for data protection, process your personal data in connection with this website.


1. Which data do we process about you

In the course of your visit to this website we will collect the following information: The date and time you access a page on our website, your IP address, name and version of your web browser, the website (URL) you visited before accessing this website and certain cookies (see point 2 below).


2. Cookies

So-called cookies are used on this website. A cookie is a small file that can be stored on your computer when you visit a website. Cookies are generally used to provide users with additional functions on a website. They can be used, for example, to make it easier for you to navigate a website, to enable you to continue to use a website where you left it and/or to save your preferences and settings when you visit the website again. Cookies cannot access, read or modify any other data on your computer.

Most of the cookies on this website are so-called session cookies. They are automatically deleted when you leave our website. Persistent cookies, on the other hand, remain on your computer until you manually delete them in your browser. We use such permanent cookies to recognize you the next time you visit our website.

If you want to control cookies on your computer, you can select your browser settings to receive a notification when a website wants to store cookies. You can also block or delete cookies if they are already stored on your computer. If you want to know more about how to set these steps, use the “Help” function in your browser.


3. Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies” – text files which are stored on your computer and which enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, due to the activated IP anonymization on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area before being transferred.

Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred 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 the website, to compile reports on the website activities and to provide further services to the website operator in connection with the use of the website and the Internet. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics is not merged with other Google data.


4. Purpose of data processing

We will process your personal data for the following purposes:

  •     To provide you with this website and to improve and develop this website;
  •     To compile usage statistics;
  •     To detect, prevent and investigate attacks on our website;


5. Legal basis of the processing

The legal basis for the processing of your personal data is our overriding legitimate interest (in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit f EU Data Protection Basic Regulation), which is to achieve the purposes mentioned above under point 4.


6. Transmission of your personal data

For the above mentioned purposes we will transfer your personal data to the following recipients:

  •    IT service providers used by us
  •     Advertising agency commissioned by us


7. Duration of storage

We will store your data for a period of three months. Longer storage will only take place to the extent necessary to investigate detected attacks on our website.


8. Your rights in connection with personal data

You are entitled (subject to applicable law), inter alia, to (i) check whether and which personal data we hold about you and to receive copies of such data, (ii) request the correction, completion or deletion of any personal data that is incorrect or not processed in accordance with the law, (iii) request us to process your personal data, and (iv) under certain circumstances, to object to the processing of your personal data or to withdraw the consent previously given for the processing, (v) to require data transferability, (vi) to know the identity of third parties to whom your personal data are transferred, and (vii) to lodge a complaint with the competent authority.


9. Our contact details

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the processing of your personal data, please contact us:

BEURLE Rechtsanwälte GmbH & Co KG
Landstraße 9
4020 Linz