Privacy Statement

The protection of your privacy is very important to Quickkonnect when processing your data. The data collected is processed according to the provisions of the Bundesdatenschutzgesetz (BDSG, Federal Data Protection Act) and other legal regulations as they apply to electronic business transactions in Germany. Therefore, Quickkonnect asks you to acknowledge the following declarations and print them out or save them, as you see fit.

  1. The responsibility for data processing lies with:
    Quickkonnect UG (with limited liability), Franz-Joseph-Strasse 14, D-80801 München, is responsible for collecting and processing data. Cedric von Halem, Nikolas Florian Messerer are the individuals responsible at Quickkonnect, at the same address.

  2. Use of “Cookies": When our app is used, information is stored temporarily or permanently in the form of “cookies” on the end device, which automatically identify the user when he/she opens the app. “Cookies” are small text files that allow, e.g., the adaptation of an application to the visitor’s interests. If you do not want “cookies” to be stored by Quickkonnect, you are asked to set the end device to delete these “cookies”, to block all or certain “cookies” or to issue a warning before any “cookies” are stored.

  3. Automatically Recorded Non-Personal Data: When you use our app, our server saves the name of your internet service provider, the applications used as well as the date and the duration of your visit by default. Quickkonnect uses this information to determine and improve the attractiveness, the services, and the content of its app. This does not involve the storage of personal data by Quickkonnect. For further functions of the “cookies”, we use to go to subpar. 4.

  4. Collection, Processing, Use, and Forwarding of Personal Data

    1. Personal data is only collected by Quickkonnect, if and when you actively communicate them to us, e.g. for setting up or personalizing your user account. Apart from that, we collect publicly accessible data from your social networks linked to our app. You always have the right to opt-out of the use of this data for the respective purpose for the future. Also, see subpar. 7.

    2. The personal data collected from you will only be used for the purpose for which you gave it to us or for the use and forwarding of which you gave us your consent. After completion of the contractual relationship, the user data shall only be stored as long as is required on the basis of fiscal and commercial law retention periods. On the expiry of these periods, the data will, however, be deleted, unless you gave your express consent to its further or different use.

    3. Personal data shall only be collected or transmitted to government institutions and authorities, where this is required by compulsory national legal regulations.

    4. Furthermore, your data shall be forwarded to the following categories of companies for the completion of the contractual relationship subject to subpar. 7 below.:

      • Big Data Analytics / Data Science Companies for improvements and updates of QkInnovations, as well as our Marketing strategies.

      • Tax Accountant

      • Developer: App, Website

      • Lawyers

      • Post-Couriers and other types of Couriers

    5. The employees and subcontractors of Quickkonnect are obliged to confidentiality and compliance with data secrecy by contract.

  5. Use of SimilarWeb:
    On our website, we use the services of SimilarWeb from SimilarWeb Ltd, Bentina House/Seventh Floor, 168-172 Old St., London ECV9BP (hereinafter referred to as SimilarWeb) to evaluate the popularity of our services. For this purpose “cookies” within the meaning of subpar. 1 are saved on your end device to evaluate marketing actions for statistical purposes. Data within the meaning of subpar. 2 is always collected when you use our services using the app. The data thus collected remains anonymous to us, so that we cannot identify any personal reference in our evaluations. SimilarWeb also processes and stores the collected data in anonymous form in a way to allow comparative statistics to be generated with its help, as to which offers are particularly attractive for users, as well as to give us an overview of the attractiveness of our own offering. For this purpose, your data is forwarded to SimilarWeb servers. For more details go to the SimilarWeb website. If you do not want your data to be forwarded to and processed by SimilarWeb, we ask you to refrain from using our internet offering and to leave the page. For instructions on how to delete “cookies” go to subpar. 1.

  6. Newsletter
    Quickkonnect would like to regularly inform you of its range of products and news by sending a newsletter. For this purpose, Quickkonnect needs your email address and your name.
    You can sign up for the newsletter by ticking the box in the respective function or during the registration process (so-called opt-in). For verification, the IP address and the registration date are saved for the newsletter in addition to your email address and your name.
    You will also receive an email from us asking you to verify your registration for the newsletter again. Your email address will not be activated for the newsletter until the hyperlink sent in the email has been activated.
    You can opt-out of the newsletter at any time. Instructions on how to do this are found at the end of every newsletter.

  7. Links to Other Websites:
    Our app may contain links to other websites. Quickkonnect is not responsible for their privacy statements or contents.

  8. Information on the User Rights:
    On request, Quickkonnect will inform you as promptly as possible and in writing on whether and if so which of your personal details we store. Should any incorrect data be stored despite our efforts to use correct and up-to-date data, we will correct them on your request to this effect. Apart from this right to correction, you may also be entitled to the blocking and deletion of the personal data which we collected.
    Apart from this, you have the right to request that we transfer the data in a structured, common, and machine-readable format or forward it to a third party at your express request.
    You may object to the use of your data for the future, i.e. for further purposes other than the contract. In particular, you may object to the use of your data for advertising purposes. You also have the right to request restrictions on the use of data for particular purposes only.
    Should you have any further questions on the collection, processing, and use of the personal data or on their correction, deletion, or blocking, we ask you to contact Quickkonnect. You will find the contact details in our legal notice.
    The Bayerische Landesbeauftragte für Datenschutz (Bavarian state commissioner for data privacy), Postfach 22 12 19, 80502 München or Wagmüllerstrasse 18, 80538 München, is the supervisory authority in charge of us or any complaints.