The following provides mandatory data concerning the provider of this website, obligations with regard to data protection, as well as other important legal references involving the Internet site of the GU LABORATORY (https://gulaboratory.com) as required by German law.
Responsible for content:
Parkstraße 1, 61231
Phone: +49 (0) 6032 705 238
Liability for Contents of Online Information
As the provider of contents in accordance with Section 7 Paragraph 1 of the Tele-Media Law, the GU LABORATORY shall be responsible for any contents which it makes available for use in accordance with general legal provisions. The GU LABORATORY makes every effort to provide timely and accurate information on this Web site. Nevertheless, errors and inaccuracies cannot be completely ruled out. Therefore the GU LABORATORY does not assume any liability for the relevance, accuracy, completeness or quality of the information provided. The GU LABORATORY shall not be liable for damage of a tangible or intangible nature caused directly or indirectly through the use or failure to use the information offered and/or through the use of faulty or incomplete information unless it is verifiably culpable of intent or gross negligence. The same shall apply to any downloadable software available free of charge. The GU LABORATORY reserves the right to modify, supplement, or delete any or all of the information offered on its Internet site, or to temporarily or permanently cease publication thereof without prior and separate notification.
Links to Internet Sites of Third Parties
This Internet site includes links to external pages. The respective provider shall be responsible for the contents of any linked external pages. In establishing the initial link, the GU LABORATORY has reviewed the respective external content in order to determine whether such link entailed possible civil or criminal responsibility. However, a constant review of linked external pages is unreasonable without concrete reason to believe that a violation of the law may be involved. If the GU LABORATORY determines such or it is pointed out by others that an external offer to which it is connected via a link entails civil or criminal responsibility, then the GU LABORATORY will immediately eliminate any link to this offer. the GU LABORATORY expressly dissociates himself from such contents.
The pictures we use in our website were original or copyright free from Internet.
The layout, graphics employed and any other contents on the homepage of the GU LABORATORY Internet site are protected by copyright law.
We are pleased about your visit to our website. The protection of your personal data is an important concern for us and we want you to feel safe when you visit our website. We protect your privacy and your personal data. We process your personal data in accordance with the content of this data protection declaration, the country-specific data protection regulations that apply to us and the General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR").
Personal data shall mean any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person; an identifiable person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an on-line identifier, or one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person. Personal data also includes information about your use of our website. In this context we collect personal data from you as follows: Information about your visits to our website, such as the extent of data transfer, the location from which you access data from our website and other connection data and files and other content you access. This is usually done through the use of log files and cookies. For more information about log files and cookies, see below.
Purpose and personal data concerned
The extent and nature of the collection, processing and use of your data differs according to whether you visit our website merely to call up generally available information or to make use of additional services:
a) Informational use
For a purely informational use of our website, it is generally not necessary for you to provide personal data. Rather, when you call up our website, we only record the data that your Internet browser automatically transmits to us, such as
- the IP address of your computer
- Date and time of page view
- Your browser type, the browser version and your browser settings
- the operating system used (Windows, iOS, Linux etc.)
- the transferred data volume and status of transfers
- from which website the access to our site was made
- other similar data and information which serve to avert danger in the event of attacks on our information technology systems.
The IP address of your computer is only stored in so-called log files for the time of your use of the website and is then immediately deleted or made anonymous by a shortening. The remaining data is stored for a limited period of time. We use this data for the operation of our website, in particular to detect and correct website errors, to determine the website load and to make adjustments or improvements.
b) Use in case of use of further services
On our website we offer you the possibility to get in contact with by means of a contact form. Subject to the following explanations, the recipient of your message will be determined by the description in the respective contact form. If you do not send us a contact request, we will not be informed about the content of these messages.
The personal data that you provide in the context of this contact enquiry will only be used to process your enquiry and will be deleted from the web server immediately. We would like to point out that the recipients of the messages may retain the messages within the scope of legally existing retention obligations. Subject to the foregoing, no information will be passed on to third parties.
The transmission of data entered in the contact forms is encrypted, whereby we have chosen end-to-end encryption in addition to TLS 1.2 transport encryption.
Cookies and Google Maps
Depending on your browser settings, we also collect information about your use of our website through the use of so-called cookies. These are small text files which are stored on your data carrier and which store certain settings and data for exchange with our system via your browser. A cookie usually contains the name of the domain from which the cookie data was sent as well as information about the age of the cookie and an alphanumeric identifier. Cookies enable our systems to recognize the user's device and make any pre-settings immediately available. As soon as a user accesses the platform, a cookie is transferred to the hard disk of the user's computer. Cookies help us to improve our website and to be able to offer you a better and even more customized service. They enable us to recognise your computer when you return to our website and thus to store information about your preferred activities on the website and thus to tailor our website to your individual interests. For example, this may include advertising that matches your personal interests; and to speed up the processing of your requests.
If you do not wish cookies to be used, you can set your browser to not accept cookies. Please note that in this case you may only be able to use our website to a limited extent or not at all. If you only want to accept our own cookies, but not the cookies of our service providers and partners, you can select the setting in your browser "Block third-party cookies".
b) Use of Google Maps
This website uses Google Maps, a mapping service of Google Inc, Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA to display an interactive map. By using Google Maps, information about your use of this website (including your IP address) can be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google may transfer the information obtained to third parties if this is required by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google. Only when you actively click on the interactive map yourself will your internet browser establish a connection to the Google servers. You can find more information about data processing by Google here: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.