Privacy Information

Article 13 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

With this privacy information, we, aringer herbst winklbauer Rechtsanwälte, inform you about the processing of your personal data (“Data“) on our website as well as your Data protection claims and rights:

1. Which Data are processed?

We process the Data that we receive from you as part of your visit on our website (hereinafter “website“). We do not collect and process any special categories of personal Data.

Personal Data include:

  • IP address and position (country and city)
  • Used language, systems software, device (computer, tablet, smartphone), browser, add-ons, display resolution
  • Website visited prior to our (facebook, search engine or linked website)
  • Leaving of our website and sub-pages
  • Duration of the visit

2. For what purposes and on which legal basis do we process your Data?

We process your Data in accordance with Art 6 (1) (a) GDPR on the basis of your consent to improve our services and learn more about the use of our website.

You can withdraw your given consent at any time with effect for the future. The withdrawal of consent does not affect the lawfulness of the processing of your Data based on your consent before its withdrawal.

3. How do we collect Data with Cookies?

We use cookies on our Website, which are small files stored on your device (web browser). On your next visit to our Website using the same device, the information stored in cookies will subsequently be returned to our Website. Some cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. They allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit. Other cookies are only stored on our website for the duration of your visit.

We use the cookies of Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google LLC (hereinafter “Google”). These cookies transmit data about your usage of the website to a Google server in the USA. However, your IP address will be shortened by Google prior to transmission and the transmitted data can no longer be associated with your person. Google will use this information to evaluate general usage data of our website and to compile reports on website activities.

We use Google Analytics cookies only if you have given us your consent. If you have not given us your consent and/or rejected the use of cookies, we will not use Google Analytics cookies.

If you want to prevent the use of cookies, you can also do this through your browser settings or you can install the browser plug-in available under the following link: For information about how Google and its affiliates use data and storage practices, please visit Google’s Privacy Policy, currently available at:

The following Google Analytics cookies are used:

Cookie NamePurposeStorage period
_gaDetermined to identify unique sessions2 Years
_gatDetermined to identify unique sessionsUntil the end of the page visit
_gidDetermined to identify unique sessions24 Hours

4. Are you obliged to provide Data?

We only process your Data, if you have given us our consent.

5. Who receives your Data?

We do not pass your Data on to third parties, unless we are legally obliged to do so. Our employees and companies commissioned by us (in particular IT companies) will receive your Data if they need them to fulfill their respective tasks.

6. Automated decision-making

We do not use automated decision-making or profiling according to Article 22 GDPR.

7. Your rights in the context of the processing of your Data

You have the right

  • to withdraw your given consent at any time (Article 7 (3) GDPR);
  • to rectify or erase your Data (Article 16 GDPR);
  • to restrict the processing of your Data (Article 18 GDPR);
  • to withdraw your consent (Article 7 GDPR);
  • to Data portability (Article 20 GDPR).

If you believe that we violate your rights under the GDPR or national data protection law when processing your Data, please contact us. This is the only way we can react to your concerns as quickly as possible. You also have the right to file a complaint with a supervisory authority (in Austria:

8. Who can you contact?

If you have any requests or concerns, you can contact us directly by e-mail, by phone or by post to the following address:

aringer herbst winklbauer rechtsanwälte
Grillparzerstraße 5
A-1010 Wien
Telefon: +43 (1) 890 90 17-0
Telefax: +43 (1) 890 90 17-99