Data privacy

Pursuant to Section 13 (1) of the German Telemedia Act (TMG), the provider of a teleservice must inform its users at the beginning of the usage process about the type, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data in a generally understandable form. The content of the information must be available to the user at all times. A service provider within the meaning of the aforementioned provision is any operator of an Internet site. Every service provider who collects or uses personal data is obliged to provide this information. Nagel Auktionen GmbH attaches great importance to the security of user data and compliance with data protection regulations. The collection, processing and use of personal data is subject to the provisions of currently applicable laws and the EU Data Protection Directive. According to § 3 paragraph 1 of the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG), personal data are individual details about personal and factual circumstances of a specific or identifiable person. Personal circumstances: For example, name, address, email address, birthday, nationality, profession, health data, religion, etc. Factual circumstances: For example, income, financial situations, property, etc. Translated with (free version)

Responsible for data privacy
Matthias Herrlinger

Data collection
Visits to this website are logged automatically. The IP address, date and time, browser type and operating system of the user are recorded. A personal reference is not possible for Nagel Auktionen GmbH as a rule. Personal data is only stored if the user transmits it voluntarily – for example, in the context of an inquiry, registration, or to execute a contract. In the case of contact fields, the user will be informed of the purposes of the collection of the data collected in the respective entry.

Use of the data and disclosure to third parties
All personal data that the user transmits to Nagel Auktionen GmbH via this website or by eMail will only be processed for the intended purpose. Nagel Auktionen GmbH guarantees that the accruing user data will only be collected, processed, stored and used in connection with the handling of user requests and only for internal purposes. A transfer of the addresses to third parties and in particular to commercial address dealers or other companies is excluded. Insofar as Nagel Auktionen GmbH uses service providers for the execution and handling of processing procedures, the contractual relationships shall be regulated in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act (for example, in the form of commissioned data processing pursuant to Section 11 of the Federal Data Protection Act). Service providers may have access to personal information required to fulfill the defined tasks. However, the service providers commissioned by Nagel Auktionen GmbH may not use this for other purposes. In addition, the service providers are obliged to treat the information in accordance with German data protection laws and the EU Data Protection Directive.

Transfer of data to third countries
There is no transfer of personal data to third parties.

Rights of the data subject – consent and revocation –
Every data subject has the right to information under Article 15 GDPR (DSGVO), the right to rectification under Article 16 GDPR (DSGVO), the right to erasure under Article 17 GDPR (DSGVO), the right to restriction of processing under Article 18 GDPR (DSGVO), the right to object under Article 21 GDPR (DSGVO) and the right to data portability under Article 20 GDPR (DSGVO). The restrictions under § 34 and 35 of the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG)(new) apply to the right to information and the right to erasure. You can revoke your consent to the processing of personal data at any time. This also applies to the revocation of declarations of consent that were given to us before the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force, i.e. before May 25th, 2018. Please note, that the revocation only applies to the future. Processing that took place before the revocation is not affected.
You address your revocation to the person responsible for data processing, the contact details are listed under point 1 of these declarations. In the event of data protection complaints, you can also contact the relevant state authority. The addresses of the state authorities can be found here.

As far as the user does not want an active use of data for internal purposes of Nagel Auktionen GmbH, the user is entitled to object to this use and processing at any time according to § 28 paragraph 4 Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG). Furthermore, the user can insist on the correction of incorrect or incomplete data. For this purpose, it is sufficient to send a corresponding email to Matthias Herrlinger, The separate case of a legally prescribed data blocking instead of a data deletion according to Section 35 (3) of the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) remains unaffected.

Right to information
In accordance with § 34 of the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG), the user has the right to receive information about the personal data stored about him. Upon request, Nagel Auktionen GmbH will inform the user in writing, in accordance with applicable law, which of the user’s personal data is stored by Nagel Auktionen GmbH. This information is free of charge.

Storage duration
The legislator has enacted a variety of retention obligations and periods. After expiry of these periods, Nagel Auktionen GmbH routinely carries out these deletions, unless they are no longer required for the fulfillment of the contract. Commercial or financial data will be deleted after the end of a completed fiscal year in accordance with legal requirements after a further ten years, unless longer retention periods are prescribed or retention is required for legitimate reasons.

Use of “social network” plugins

Use of Facebook plugins Nagel Auktionen GmbH uses plugins of the social network The operator is Facebook Inc, 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). If the user calls up the Nagel Auktionen GmbH website with a plugin, a connection to the Facebook servers is established and the plugin is displayed on the website by notifying the user’s browser. This transmits to the Facebook server that the user has visited the Nagel Auktionen GmbH website. If the user is logged in as a member of Facebook, Facebook assigns this information to the user’s personal Facebook user account. When using the plugin functions (e.g. clicking the “Like” button, submitting a comment), this information is also assigned to the user’s Facebook account, which the user can only prevent by logging out before using the plugin. More information about the collection and use of data by Facebook, about rights and options for protecting the privacy of the user can be found in the privacy policy of Facebook. By using this website, the user agrees to the explained points “Use of Facebook plugins”.

Cookies and web tracking
When the user visits this website for the first time, a cookie is sent to the user’s browser. This is stored on the user’s hard drive. The cookie is used during a new visit solely to determine whether this user has visited this website before.

Note – Use of Google Analytics
Nagel Auktionen GmbH uses Google Analytics on this website, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkwaay, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, – small text files that are stored on the user’s computer and which allow an analysis of the use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website (including the user’s IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States (data protection relevant as third country). Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google Analytics Add-on – Nagel Auktionen GmbH has adapted the code of Google Analytics to protect the user. The IP address is transmitted in shortened form. An exact geolocation is not possible. If the user wishes to preventively object to the transmission of his data, the user has the option to download and install the add-on “Deactivation add-on for Google Analytics browsers”. This can be found on the Google website at

Nagel Auktionen GmbH assumes no liability for errors caused by the add-on. Alternatively, the user can change the security settings in the browser. Further information can be found in the manual of the respective browser used. Google Analytics Add-on – Nagel Auktionen GmbH has adapted the code of Google Analytics to protect the customer. The IP address is transmitted in shortened form. An exact geolocation is not possible. If the customer would like to preventively object to the transmission of his data, the customer has the option to download and install the add-on “Deactivation add-on for Google Analytics browsers”. This can be found on the Google website under the external link

Further external links to the data protection information on Google Analytics: General data protection information from Google:

Right of access to Google
The user has the right to obtain information from Google at any time about the data stored about him and to request its deletion. For this purpose, the user has the option of contacting Google directly, Legal Department, Belgrave House, 76 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 9TQ, United Kingdom.

The user has the option to subscribe to the newsletter of Nagel Auktionen GmbH. The user has the right to unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time. Each issue of the newsletter has an automatic unsubscribe function via unsubscribe link.

E-mail security
The user agrees to electronic communication as soon as he himself opens electronic contact with Nagel Auktionen GmbH. The user is advised that e-mails can be read or changed unauthorized and unnoticed on the transmission path. Nagel Auktionen GmbH does not currently use encryption technology. Nagel Auktionen GmbH uses software to filter unwanted e-mails (spam filter). The spam filter can reject eMails if they have been falsely identified as spam by certain characteristics.

In accordance with art. 32 of the European General Data Protection Regulation (EU-DSGVO), Nagel Auktionen GmbH uses technical and organizational measures to protect personal data from accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorized persons. The security measures in place are continuously improved in line with technological developments. All employees of Nagel Auktionen GmbH have been sworn to secrecy and to comply with the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG).

Protection of minors
Persons under the age of 12 may not provide Nagel Auktionen GmbH with any personal information without the consent of their legal guardians. Minors may only provide Nagel Auktionen GmbH with personal information if they have the express consent of their legal guardians or if the minors are 12 years of age or older. This data will be processed in accordance with this privacy policy.

Updating this privacy policy
If Nagel Auktionen GmbH makes changes to the business purpose and changes the currently defined technical and organizational methods, this privacy policy will be updated. Nagel Auktionen GmbH reserves the right to change or supplement this statement as necessary. These changes will be published here.

Questions on the topic of data privacy
For questions about the use of personal data:
Matthias Herrlinger