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1. Name and Contact Details

The German attorneys-at-law Jacqueline Lopez and Dr. Lutz Kniprath, Kurfürstendamm 11, 10719 Berlin, Germany, E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Telephone: + 49 (0) 30 8145 8193-0 are responsible for the data privacy statement at Kniprath Lopez Attorneys for Complex Disputes.

2. Collection and Storage of Personal Data and the Nature and Purpose of their Use

When viewing our web site www.kniprath-lopez.com information is automatically sent by the browser used on your terminal device to the server of our web site. This information is stored temporarily in a so-called logfile. The following information is collected without any action on your part and saved until automatic deletion:

  • IP address of the enquiring computer,
  • date and time of the visit,
  • name and URL of the downloaded file,
  • the web site from where access was initiated (Referrer-URL),
  • the browser used and possibly the operating system of your computer and the name of your access provider.
We process the data given above for the following purposes:
  • To ensure a smooth connection to the web site
  • To ensure easy use of our web site
  • To evaluate the system security and stability and
  • For other administrative purposes.

Section 6, Clause 1, page 1 lit. f of the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) forms the legal basis for the data processing. Our interest is justified based on the purposes for data collection listed above. On no account do we use the data we have collected to draw conclusions about you as a person.
In addition, we implement cookies and analytics services during visits to our web site. Further information is available under items 4 and 5 of this data privacy statement.

3. Distribution of Data

Distribution of personal data to third parties only takes place for the following reasons listed below.
We only give your personal data to third parties if:

  • you have expressly authorized us to do so according to section 6, para 1 page 1 lit.a. GDPR,
  • the distribution is necessary according to section 6, para 1, page 1 lit. f GDPR in order to establish, exercise or defend legal claims and it cannot be assumed that you have an overriding justifiable interest that your data not be disclosed,
  • there is a legal duty to disclose the data according to section 6, para 1 p. 1 lit.c GDPR and
  • this is legally permitted and is necessary for processing the contractual relationship according to section 6, para 1, p.1 lit.b GDPR.

4. Cookies

We use cookies on our web site. These are small files that your browser automatically creates and which are saved on your terminal device (laptop, tablet, smartphone or similar), whenever you visit our site. Cookies do not cause any damage, do not contain viruses, trojans or other malicious software.
The cookie contains information that is related to the relevant terminal device used. This does not mean, however, that we therefore immediately have information about your identity.
On the one hand, we use cookies in order to make the use of our services easier for you. We use so-called session cookies so that we can see that you have already visited individual pages of our web site. These are automatically deleted after leaving the site. In addition, we also use temporary cookies to make our site more user friendly. These are saved for a specified certain period of time on your terminal device. If you visit our site again in order to use our services, we will recognize automatically that you have previously visited our site and our site remembers what entries and settings you made so that you do not have to change these again. On the other hand, we use cookies to collect statistical data on the use of our web site and to evaluate how to optimize our services for you (see item 5). These cookies enable us to recognize automatically that you have already visited our site. These cookies are deleted automatically after a specified period of time. The data processed by cookies are necessary for the above-mentioned purposes to protect our legitimate interests as well as those of third parties according to section 6, para. 1, p. 1 lit. f GDPR. Most browsers accept cookies automatically. You can, however, configure your browser such that cookies are not saved on your computer or that a warning always appears before a new cookie is recorded. Deactivating cookies can, however, mean that some parts of our web site do not function properly.


5. Use of Google Analytics

For the purpose of creating appropriate web pages and continued optimization we use Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (https://www.google.de/about) (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; hereinafter “Google”). In this context pseudonymized user profiles are created and cookies are used (see item 4). The information generated by the cookie on your use of this web site such as

  • Type and version of browser,
  • Operating system in use,
  • Referrer-URL (the site previously visited),
  • Host name of the accessing computer (IP-address),
  • Time of the server query,

is transferred to a server at Google in USA and is stored there. The information is used to evaluate the use of the web site, to collate reports on web site activity and to generate further services related to web site use and internet use for marketing purposes and to create appropriate Internet pages. This information may be transferred to third parties, if this is legally required or if the third party is commissioned to process these data. On no account will your IP address be merged with other data from Google. The IP addresses are anonymized such that identification is not possible (IP masking). You can prevent the installation of cookies by an appropriate setting in the browser software; we would like to point out, however, that not all functions of the web site may be used completely as a result. You can also prevent the collection of data related to your use of the web site and created by the cookie (including your IP address) and the processing of these data by Google by downloading and installing a Browser-Add-on
As an alternative to the browser-add-on, in particular in the case of browsers on mobile terminal devices, you can prevent the collection of data by Google Analytics by clicking on this link. You can select an opt-out cookie that prevents future collection of your data when visiting this web site. The opt-out cookie is only valid in this browser and only for our web site and is saved on your device. If you delete cookies in this browser, you must select the opt-out cookie again. Further information regarding data privacy in connection with Google Analytics is available at Google Analytics-Support https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en.

6. Data Subject Rights

You have the right:

  • in accordance with section 15 GDPR to request information on personal data processed by us. In particular, you can request information on the processing purposes, the category of personal data, the categories of recipients who have or will have received your data, the planned storage period, the existence of the right to correction, deletion, restriction in processing or objection, the existence of the right of appeal, the source of their data, if we did not collect these, and on the existence of an automated decision-making including profiling and possibly meaningful information regarding their details;
  • in accordance with section 16 GDPR to request the immediate correction of incorrect or incomplete personal data that we have stored;
  • in accordance with section 17 GDPR to request the deletion of personal data that we have stored unless the processing is necessary to exercise the right to freedom of expression and information, to fulfil a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or in the case of enforcement, exercise or defending legal claims;
  • in accordance with section 18 GDPR to request the restriction of processing of your personal data, where you contest the correctness, the processing is illegal, but you reject the deletion and we no longer need the data but you need these to enforce, exercise or defend legal claims or you have raised an objection against the processing in accordance with section 21 GPDR;
  • in accordance with section 20 GDPR to request receipt of your personal data, that you have provided us with, in a structured, standard and machine-readable format or to have this transferred to another controller;
  • in accordance with section 7, para 3 GDPR to revoke your consent previously given at any time. This means that we are no longer permitted to process in future the data that your consent referred to, and
  • in accordance with section 77 GDPR to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority. Normally, you can refer to the supervisory body in the country of your current usual residence or your place of work or our Attorneys’ office.

7. Right to Object

If your personal data are processed on the basis of legitimate interests in accordance with section 6, para 1 p.1 lit. f GPDR, you have the right, in accordance with section 21 GPDR to object to the processing of your personal data if there are reasons arising from your particular situation or if the objection is directed against direct marketing. In the latter case you have a general right to object which we will implement without any further information regarding a particular situation.
If you wish to exercise your right to object or your right to revoke, please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

8. Data Security

During the web site visit, we use the widely used SSL procedure (Secure Socket Layer) in connection with the highest level of encryption that is supported by your browser. Normally, 256-bit encryption is used. If your browser does not support 256-bit encryption, we then use the 128-bit v3 technology instead. To recognize whether an individual page of our internet presence is transmitted encrypted, there is a picture of a key or closed padlock in the status bar of your browser.
Incidentally, we take suitable technical and organizational security measures to protect your data against random or willful manipulation, partial or complete loss, destruction or against unauthorized access by third parties. Our security measures are continually being improved pursuant to technological developments.

9. Topicality and Change of this Data Privacy Statement

This Data Privacy Statement is currently valid and is dated May 2018.
It may be necessary due to the further development of our web site and our services or due to changes in the legal or regulatory standards to change this data privacy statement. The currently valid data privacy statement is available and can be printed out at any time on our web site at: http://www.kniprath-lopez.com/dataprotection.