Data protection notice
Status: 13 July 2021
- Basic Information
The protection of your personal data is of particular concern to us. We process your data on the basis of the EU Data Protection Regulation (“DSGVO”) and the Data Protection Act. With this data protection notice, we inform you about the most important aspects of the processing of your data that is collected in the course of using our website. In addition, some precautions are explained that serve the confidentiality of the transmitted data and the protection of your privacy.
This data protection notice applies to the website of the Princely House of Liechtenstein (“website”). We reserve the right to adapt the data protection notice to changed circumstances (e.g. legal situation, services offered, data processing) without prior notice. Changes apply as of publication on the website. Individual pages may contain links to websites of third-parties (“third-party websites”) to which this data protection notice does not extend. The terms and conditions and data protection notices of the respective third-party websites apply to the linked websites and content. We assume no liability in connection with linked third-party websites.
- Contact us
If you contact us by e-mail, your data will be processed for the purpose of handling or following up the request, contacting you and for technical administration. We collect and use personal data on the website to improve the information provided and to ensure efficient access to the information.
- Web server protocols
The website only uses technically necessary cookies. These are small text files that are stored on your end device with the help of the browser. They do not cause any harm, but serve to make it easier for you to use the website and for us to optimize it.
If you do not wish to receive cookies, you can set your browser so that it informs you about the setting of cookies and you only allow this in individual cases. In addition, the most common browsers have the setting option to not allow cookies or to deactivate them. You can usually find the instructions for managing cookies on your browser under the help function of the browser or in the operating instructions of your terminal device.
When using the website, access data (e.g. log files, IP address, date and time of access, name of the file accessed, access status, page from which access is made, top-level domain, web browser used, operating system used) is stored. We use this data for statistical purposes, for technical evaluations, for optimizing the server infrastructure, to determine access frequencies and to improve user-friendliness and functionalities.
We use “plausible analytics” for the analysis of website visits. Further information from the manufacturer: Plausible Analytics I Simple, privacy-friendly alternative to Google Analytics.
- Data protection
- Data storage and data protection
Due to technically necessary cookies, the IP data of the connection owner is stored when visiting the website. Under certain circumstances, personal data such as the visitor’s name and address are also collected via corresponding input masks.
Visitors to the website are informed about the collection of personal data on the relevant pages. We use personal data for the processing of which you have given us your consent or which is necessary for fulfilment.
Personal data that we collect via the website will only be used in accordance with the purpose arising from the page in question and will be stored until this purpose has been fulfilled.
By using state-of-the-art security software and certified coding and encryption procedures, our IT infrastructure complies with international security standards.
Regardless of the measures taken to protect your data, data protection and confidentiality may be limited when processing data via universally accessible media. When using the Internet as a transmission medium by means of a computer, mobile phone or other end device, it cannot be ruled out that third parties may gain access to your data and thus draw conclusions about any existing relationships or that personal data may flow to third countries without our intervention and knowledge.
We recommend that particularly sensitive data should only be transmitted via secure communication channels. Due to the risks involved, your input or transmission of personal or business data within the framework of the website or other digital services is voluntary and subject to the waiver of corresponding securities. We accept no liability for direct or indirect damage arising in connection with the use of the website, the digital services or
- Legal basis and purposes of processing
Your data is processed on the basis of a legitimate interest (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO) for the following purpose:
As the operator of the website, we have a legitimate interest in the effective design of the website, the best possible stability and functionality of the website and the statistical analysis of visitor behavior for optimization purposes.
- Your rights
With regard to your personal data, you have the following data subject rights (Art. 15 to 21 DSGVO):
- Right to information: You can request information about whether and to what extent we process personal data about you.
- Right to rectification, erasure and restriction of processing: You may have rectified inaccurate or incomplete personal data relating to you or request that your data be erased (e.g. if it is no longer necessary, you have withdrawn your consent or the data processing is unlawful) or the processing of your data be restricted.
- Right of revocation: You can revoke any consent you have given for the processing of your data at any time. The revocation of consent is only effective for the future and does not affect the lawfulness of the data processed until the revocation. The revocation also has no influence on data processing on the basis of another legal basis.
- Right to data portability: You can have your data that you have provided to us transferred in a structured, common and machine-readable format.
- Right of appeal: If you feel that your rights have been violated by our data processing, you can lodge a complaint with the Liechtenstein Data Protection Authority or another supervisory authority in an EU or EEA member state (e.g. at the place of residence or place of work or at the place of the breach of the DSGVO).
The contact details of the competent supervisory authority are as follows:
Data Protection Office Liechtenstein
P.O. Box 684
Phone: +423 236 60 90
- Right of objection
Where the processing of your data is carried out in the public interest or to protect the legitimate interests of us or a third party, you may object to such processing at any time on grounds relating to your particular situation.
- Contact point
If you have any questions about data protection or wish to exercise your rights, you can reach us at the following contact details:
Secretariat of H.S.H. the Prince of Liechtenstein