We, Porsche Design GmbH (hereafter “we” or “Studio F. A. Porsche”), appreciate your visit to our website and your interest in our company and our products. Your privacy is extremely important to us. We therefore take the protection of your personal details very seriously, and treat them in strictest confidence. Your personal data is processed only within the scope of the legal provisions of the European Union’s data protection law, in particular the General Data Protection Regulation (hereafter “GDPR”). In this privacy policy we provide you with information about the processing of your personal data and your rights as a data subject within the scope of the use of our website. For information on other products and services offered by other companies in the Porsche Group, please consult the respective privacy policy for these services or companies.

1. Controller and data protection officer for data processing; contact 
Controller for data processing within the meaning of the data protection legislation is:

Porsche Design GmbH
Flugplatzstraße 29
5700 Zell am See
Tel: +43 6542 57227 0

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have questions or ideas relating to data protection.
You can contact our data protection officers at the following address:

Porsche Design GmbH
Data protection officer
Flugplatzstraße 29
5700 Zell am See

2. Subject matter of data protection 
The subject matter of data protection is personal data. This is all the information that relates to an identified or identifiable natural person (known in the legislation as the data subject). This covers, for example, information such as name, postal address, e-mail address, or telephone number as well as information that necessarily originates during the use of our website, such as details about the start, end, and scope of use, and the communication of your IP address.

3. Type, scope, purposes of, and legal basis for automated data processing 
In general, it is possible to use our website without registering. Even if you use our website without registering, personal data can still be processed.

An overview of the type, scope, purposes of, and legal basis for data processing within the scope of our website is provided below.

3.1 Provision of our website
When you access our website using your device, we automatically process the following data:

  • IP – address
  • date and time of access
  • time difference to GTM
  • access status (https status)
  • operating system used
  • quantity of data sent
  • referrer URL
  • type, version and language of browser

We process this data on the basis of Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR to provide the service, to ensure the technical operation, and to identify and rectify faults. In this way, we pursue the interest of facilitating and ensuring the long-term use of our website and its technical functional capability. When our website is selected, this data is automatically processed. You cannot use our services unless this data is provided. We do not use this data for the purpose of drawing conclusions about you or your identity.

3.2 Cookies
When you visit our website “cookies”, which are small files, may be stored on your device in order to provide you with a comprehensive scope of functions, make it easier to use our service, and optimize our offerings. If you do not wish to allow the use of cookies, you can prevent them from being stored on your device by configuring the relevant settings in your Internet browser or using the specific opt-out options. Please note that the functional capability and functional scope of our offering could be restricted as a result. Please refer to our Cookie Policy. for details on the type, scope, purposes of, legal basis for, and opt-out options for data processing in relation to cookies.

4. Recipients of personal data 
Internal recipients: Within Studio F. A. Porsche the only people who have access are those who need it for the purposes named in Sections 3.

5. Duration of storage, deletion 
We store your personal data only for the length of time necessary to fulfill the purposes stated in this document or in the general contract documents drawn up between you and ourselves, or – in the case of consent – until you withdraw your consent. In addition, we store your data as required under commercial law and tax law retention requirements.

We delete your personal data immediately

  • after the legal grounds cease to apply and provided that no other legal grounds apply. If the latter is the case, we delete the data once the other legal grounds cease to apply.
  • if we no longer need the data for the purposes of preparing and implementing a contract and no other legal grounds apply. If the latter is the case, we delete the data once the other legal grounds cease to apply.
  • if you object, unless further processing is permitted according to the relevant legal provisions.
  • if we are obliged to do so for other legal reasons.

6. Rights of data subjects 
As the data subject affected by the data processing, you have several rights. Specifically,

Right of access: You have the right to obtain information from us about the data that we have stored about you.

Right of rectification and erasure You have the right to demand that we rectify incorrect data and – provided the legal requirements are met – that we delete your data.

Restriction of processing: You have the right – provided the legal requirements are met – to demand that we restrict the processing of your data.

Data portability: If you have provided us with data on the basis of a contract or consent, you have the right, in accordance with the legal requirements, to obtain the data you have provided in a structured, standard, and machine-readable format or you can demand that we transfer this data to another controller.

Objection to the processing of data on the legal basis of “legitimate interests”: You have the right to object at any time, on grounds relating to your particular situation, to our processing of your data, provided this objection is based on the legal basis of “legitimate interests”. If you exercise your right to object, we will cease the processing of your data unless we can – pursuant to the legal requirements – prove compelling legitimate reasons for the further processing, which override your rights.

Objection to cookies: You can also object to the use of cookies at any time. For details on how to object, please refer to our Cookie Policy.

Withdrawal of consent: If you have given us consent to process your data, you can withdraw this consent at any time with effect for the future. The lawfulness of the processing of your data remains unaffected up until the time of the withdrawal of consent.

Right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority You can also submit a complaint to the competent supervisory authority if you believe that the processing of your data is in breach of the legislation. To do so, you can apply to the data protection authority that is responsible for your town/city or country or the data protection authority that is responsible for us.

Contacting us: Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions regarding the processing of your personal data, your rights as a data subject, and any consent that you may have given. To exercise all of these above-mentioned rights, please contact or by post at the address specified above in Section 1. In doing so, please ensure that it is possible for us to uniquely define you.

7. Links to third-party offerings 
Websites and services delivered by other providers that are linked to by this website have been and are structured and provided by third parties. We do not have any influence over the structure, content, or role of these third-party services. We explicitly distance ourselves from all content in all linked third-party offerings. Please note that the third-party offerings linked to from this website may install their own cookies on your device or collect personal data. We have no influence over this. Please contact the providers of these linked third-party offerings as required for the relevant information.

8. Status 
The latest version of this privacy policy applies. Status 17.05.2018.

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