Data Protection Notice/Provisions

  1. Preliminary remarks and definitions

    We take the protection of your personal data and privacy very seriously. Complying with data protection regulations is very important. We want to protect you from infringements on your privacy when we handle your personal information.

    Personal data are data and information on personal and objective conditions of a certain identifiable person. Please see below how and when we acquire, handle, and use such personal data.

  2. Personal data

    We acquire, handle, and use personal data only if you provide us with this information. This may be the case in an inquiry, a survey, or in the event you contact us.

    In addition, we need your personal data if you choose to use certain Internet-specific services that are offered on the Borki GmbH website. Examples of these services are newsletters or forums. If you decide to use such a service, you will find more information on the kind and extent of the data required to use these services for each offer.

  3. Dissemination of personal data

    We do not pass on your data to third parties. The data we acquire are used exclusively within the EU unless it is necessary to provide information to third countries to handle a contract made with us.

  4. Data security

    We have taken technical and organization steps to protect the data you provide from loss, destruction, manipulation, and unauthorized access.

  5. Technical access data

    These data include, for example, information on the Internet browser and operating system you use, the domain name of the website from where you accessed our website, the average time spent at our offer, and the information pages viewed in our website. These data are transmitted by your Internet browser to our web server when you access individual pages.

    Additionally, in some areas of our website, we use cookies. Cookies are small data elements that an Internet server can send to your computer. These cookies allow your computer to be identified during your visit to our website or facilitate your use of our website. You can set your Internet browser so that you can be informed of the acceptance or refusal of cookies. For more information, please see the help system of your Internet browser.

    We use this technical access information to enhance the attractiveness and usability of our website and to continually improve its contents as well as to recognize technical problems on our website.

  6. Information on changing, and deleting your data

    According to the law, you can inquire whether and which personal data we have saved about you. We will then send you this information. Please address your inquiry to our data protection representative. You can also arrange to have your data changed or deleted by him. Information about § 4e of the German Data Protection Law is located in our public procedure index.

  7. The security of your data

    The data you provide to Borki GmbH are protected by suitable technical and organizational means to prevent your data from incidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction, access by unauthorized persons, or unauthorized disclosure to third parties. Our security measures are continually checked and improved according to technological developments. For more information, see Disclaimer.

  8. Right to information

    Pursuant to the German Data Protection Law, you are entitled to free information on your stored data and if applicable, to have these data corrected, blocked, or deleted.

  9. Google Analytics

    This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses what are known as “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and make it possible to analyze how you use the website. The information created by the cookie on your use of this website (including your IP address) is transmitted to a Google server in the US and stored there. Google uses this information to analyze your use of the website to compile reports about website activity for the operator and to provide services associated with Internet use. Google will also transfer this information to third parties to the extent prescribed by law or if third parties use this information on behalf of Google. Google will not connect your IP address with other Google data. You can prevent the installation of cookies using the corresponding setting in your browser software, but we point out that in this case, you may not be able to use all functions of this website. By using this website, you state that you agree to have the data acquired about you used by Google in the manner described above and for the purpose named.

This data protection information applies exclusively for the website of Borki GmbH (

In addition, we point out that these explanations on data protection are subject to continuous adaptation to current requirements.

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