Note main page cookie use
I. Name, Address & Contact
The controller within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is:
Country & BBQ Club
Contact person for data protection at Country & BBQ Association is the president Franz-Josef Vogt.
II. General information on data processing
- Scope of processing of personal data:
Our processing of personal data of our users is limited to those data that are necessary for the provision of a functional website and our content and services. The processing of personal data of our users is only carried out for the purposes agreed with them or if there is another legal basis (in the sense of the GDPR). We only collect personal data that is actually required for the performance and processing of our tasks and services or that you have voluntarily provided to us.
- Your rights (data subject rights):
You have the right to request information about your personal data processed by us. In particular, you can request information about the processing purposes, the categories of personal data, the categories of recipients to whom your data have been or will be disclosed, the planned storage period, the existence of a right to rectification, erasure, restriction of processing or objection, data transfer, the origin of your data if it has not been collected by us, and the existence of automated decision-making, including profiling.
You also have the right to revoke any consent you may have given to use your personal data at any time
If you are of the opinion that the processing of your personal data by us is in conflict with the applicable data protection regulations, you have the possibility to complain to the data protection authority.
III. description and scope of data processing
- Provision of the website:
As with any connection to a web server, the server of our web hosting provider Germany logs and stores certain technical data
These data include:
– IP address and the operating system of your device
– Access time data
– Browser type
– Browser request including the origin of the request (referrer)
This is necessary for technical reasons in order to provide you with our website. (web hosting provider) protects this data with technical and organizational measures against unauthorized access and does not share it with third parties. To the extent that we process personal data in the process, we do so based on our interest in providing you with the best possible user experience and ensuring the security and stability of our systems
The data collected by Google may be transferred by Google to countries outside the EU and the EEA, in particular the USA. However, Google has submitted to the Privacy Shield Framework. You can find more information on your rights arising from this under http://ec.europa.eu/justice/data-protection/document/citizens-guide_en.pdf.
In addition, we ensure that your IP address is anonymized before it is transmitted to Google.
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The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f DSGVO.
If you do not wish this, you can set up your browser so that it informs you about the setting of cookies and you allow them in individual cases. However, we would like to point out that deactivation will mean that you will not be able to use all the functions of our website.
The legal basis for the data processed by cookies is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f DSGVO.
When you sign up for our newsletter, we will immediately send an email to the email address you provide, which will contain a hyperlink. By clicking on this link, you confirm your newsletter subscription (double opt-in procedure). If this registration confirmation is not received within 7 days, we will delete the e-mail address from our temporary list again and registration will not have taken place.
If you confirm the newsletter registration, you give your consent to the storage of your e-mail address including the date of registration, IP address as well as the list name of the desired newsletter. We will only use your email address to manage and send you the newsletter you requested with information about the activities of the Country & BBQ Association or Festival.
Our newsletters do not contain any obvious or hidden counters, third party advertisements or links to external sites that are not directly related to the content of our newsletter. Each newsletter contains a note on how you can unsubscribe from the newsletter.
If you fill out a contact form or send us an email or other electronic message, your information will be stored and used in the context of the request for processing the request, possible related further questions. All incoming email addresses via contact forms are automatically added to our newsletter, so that we can provide you with the best possible user experience and our users are always up to date. Jeder Newsletter enthält einen Hinweis darauf, wie Sie den Newsletter abbestellen können.
Soziale Plugins (Facebook, Youtube, Instagram und Spotify)
All integrated social plugins work via the 2-click method; this means that the recording of your surfing behavior by a plugin only starts when you activate the corresponding plugin by clicking on it in the first place. If, at the same time as visiting our website, you also use, for example. are also logged in with your Facebook account, Facebook registers the page visit after activating the plugin (first click) and can assign this visit to your user account.
IV. Data security
Within the website visit, we use the widespread RSA encryption method in conjunction with the highest encryption level supported by your browser. You can tell whether an individual page of our website is transmitted in encrypted form by the closed display of the key or lock symbol in your browser’s address bar.
In addition, we use other appropriate technical and organizational security measures to protect your data against accidental or intentional manipulation, partial or complete loss, destruction or against unauthorized third-party access. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments.