Rohwedder & Partner

Kaiserstraße 74
55116 Mainz
Tel: +49 61 31 / 286 45-0
Fax: +49 61 31 / 286 45-8


Data Protection

1. Name and contact data of the party responsible for the processing as well as the company data protection officer
This data protection information shall apply for the data processing by:
The responsible party: Lawyers Rohwedder & Partner (rohwedder|partner), Kaiserstraße 74, D-55116 Mainz, info[at]; phone: +49 (0)6131 2 86 45 0 Fax: +49 (0)6131 – 2 86 45 8
The company data protection officer of rohwedder|partner can be contacted at the aforementioned address, attn. the lawyer Ms Thomé

2. Collection and storage of personal data as well as the type and purpose of their use
a) When visiting the website
When calling our website information will be automatically sent to the server of our website by the browser used on your terminal device. This information is temporarily stored in a so-called logfile. The following information is entered hereby without any action on your part and is stored until the automatic deletion:

  • IP address of the requesting computer,
  • Data and time of the access,
  • Name and URL of the called file,
  • Website from which the access is carried out (Referrer-URL),
  • Used browser and, if applicable, the operating system of your computer as well as the name of your access provider.

The stated data will be processed by us for the following purposes:

  • Guarantee of smooth establishment of a connection to the website,
  • Guarantee of an easy use of our website,
  • Evaluation of the security and stability of the system as well as
  • for further administrative purposes.

The legal basis for the data processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR. Our legitimate interest is derived from the purposes listed above for the data collection. In no way will we use the collected data for the purpose of drawing conclusions about your person.
In addition, we use cookies during a visit to our website as well as analysis services. You can find more detailed explanations in this respect under Subclauses 4 and 5 of this privacy statement.
b) When using our contact form
In case of questions of all kinds we offer you the possibility to contact us via a form that is made available on the website (access via the WebAkte). We hereby collect the information contained therein, in particular form of address, first name, last name, e-mail- address, address, telephone number, communication contents, if applicable image data and other information, which are necessary in order to contact you and/or to provide advice with regard to your concern or to assert and/or defend your rights.

The data processing for the purpose of contacting us is carried out according to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. b GDPR so that we can appropriately process your concerns. We collect details, which you provide voluntarily, based on your voluntarily granted consent according to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit a GDPR. We store data, which we require within the scope of the bookkeeping or the technical administration according to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR.
The personal data collected by us for the use of the contact form are stored if a mandate is concluded until the end pf the statutory storage obligation for lawyers (6 years after the termination of the mandate) and are subsequently deleted, unless we are obligated to a longer storage according to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. c GDPR owing to tax or commercial law storage and documentation obligations. If no mandate is concluded the data will be deleted automatically after settlement of the enquiry made by you.

3. Forwarding of data
A transmission of your personal data to third parties for other purposes than those listed below will not take place. With the communication via the internet we integrate a service provider, which– just as ourselves and our employees – is obligated to maintain secrecy concerning information that is subject to mandate secrecy.
We only forward your personal data to third parties if:

  • You have granted your explicit consent in this respect according to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. a GDPR,
  • The forwarding according to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR is necessary to assert, exercise or defend legal claims and there is no reason to assume that you have an overriding interest in the non-forwarding of your data that is worthy of protection,
  • For the event that a statutory obligation exists for the forwarding according to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. c GDPR, as well as
  • this is permitted by law and according to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. b GDPR it is necessary for the processing of contractual relationships with you.

4. Cookies
We use cookies on our site. These concern small files, which your browser creates automatically, and which are stored on your terminal device (laptop, tablet, smartphone etc.) if you visit our site. Cookies do not cause any damages on your terminal device, do not contain any viruses, Trojans or other malware.

Information is filed in the cookie, which respectively arises in connection with the specifically used terminal device. However, this does not mean that we hereby directly receive knowledge of your identity.
The use of cookies serves, on the one hand, to design the use of our offer more pleasant for you. We therefore use so-called session cookies in order to recognise that you have already visited individual pages of our website. These are deleted automatically after leaving our site.
In addition, we also use temporary cookies in order to optimise the user-friendliness, which are stored on your terminal device for a certain stipulated period of time. If you visit our site again in order to use our services, it will be recognised automatically that you had been on our site before and which inputs and settings you carried out in order to not have to enter these once again.
On the other hand, we use cookies in order to record the use of our website statistically and to evaluate it for the purpose of the optimisation of our offer for you (see Subclause 5). These cookies enable us when our site is visited once again to automatically recognise that you had been on our site before already. These cookies will be deleted automatically after a respectively defined period of time.
The data processed by cookies are necessary for the stated purposes in order to safeguard our legitimate interests as well as the third party according to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR.
Most browsers accept cookies automatically. You can however configure your browser so that no cookies are stored on your computer or that an indication always appears before a new cookie is created. The full deactivation of cookies can however lead to the fact that you cannot use all functions of our website.

5. Analysis tools
The tracking measures listed below and used by us are carried out based on Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR. With the used tracking measures, we want to ensure a design suitable for the needs and the continuous optimisation of our website. On the other hand, we use the tracking measures in order to record the use of our website from a statistical point of view and to evaluate it for the purpose of the optimisation of our offer for you. These interests are to be seen as legitimate within the meaning of the aforementioned regulation.
The respective data processing and data categories can be seen from the corresponding tracking tools.

  • Google Analytics

For the purpose of the design suitable for the needs and the continuous optimisation of our sites we use Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ( (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; hereinafter “Google”). In this context pseudonymised usage profiles are created and cookies (see under Subclause 4) used. The information about your use of this website generated by the cookie such as

  • Browser type/-version,
  • used operating system,
  • referrer-URL (the previously visited site),
  • host name of the accessing computer (IP address),
  • time of the server enquiry,

are transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and stored there. The information is used in order to evaluate the use of the website in order to compile reports about the website activities and in order to provide further services associated with the website use and the internet use for the purposes of market research and design of these websites suitable for the needs. This information will, if applicable, also be transmitted to third parties if this is stipulated by law or insofar as third parties process these data by order. In no way will your IP address be aggregated with our data of Google. The IP addresses are anonymised so that an allocation is not possible (IP masking).
You can prevent the installation of the cookies by a corresponding setting of the browser software; however, we would like to point out that in this case if applicable not all functions of this website can be used in full.
You can additionally prevent the entry of the data generated by the cookie and the data which refer to your use of the website (incl. your IP address) as well as the processing of these data by Google by downloading and installing a browser-add-on (
Alternatively, to the browser add-on, in particular with browsers on mobile terminal devices, you can moreover prevent the entry by Google Analytics by clicking on this link. An Opt-out-Cookie is set that prevents the future entry of your data when visiting this website. The Opt-out-Cookie will only apply in this browser and only for our website and will be filed on your device. If you delete the cookies in this browser, you must set the Opt-out-Cookie once again.
You can find further information relating to the data protection in connection with Google Analytics for example in the Google Analytics-help (

6. Rights of data subjects
You have the right:

  • pursuant to Art. 15 GDPR to request information about your personal data processed by us. You can in particular request information about the purposes of the processing, the category of the personal data, the categories of recipients, towards whom your data were or will be disclosed, the planned storage duration, the existence of a right to rectification, deletion, limitation of the processing or objection, the existence of a right to lodge a complaint, the origin of your data, insofar as these were not collected in our company, as well as about the existence of an automatic decision-making including profiling and, if applicable, significant information pertaining to their details;
  • pursuant to Art. 16 GDPR without delay to request the rectification of incorrect or completion of your personal data stored in our company;
  • pursuant to Art. 17 GDPR the request the deletion of your personal data stored in our company, insofar as the processing is not necessary to exercise the right to freedom of expression and information, to fulfil a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or to assert, exercise or defend legal claims;
  • pursuant to Art. 18 GDPR to request the limitation to the processing of your personal data, insofar as the accuracy of the data is disputed by you, the processing is unlawful, you however nevertheless refuse their deletion and we no longer require the data, you however require these to assert, exercise or defend legal claims or you have filed an objection against the processing pursuant to Art. 21 GDPR;
  • pursuant to Art. 20 GDPR to receive your personal data, which you have provided to us, in a structured, common and machine-readable format or to request the transmission to another responsible party;
  • pursuant to Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR to revoke your once granted consent at all times towards us. This results in the fact that we may no longer continue the data processing, which was based on this consent, for the future and
  • pursuant to Art. 77 GDPR to lodge a complaint at a supervisory authority. As a rule, you can contact the supervisory authority of your customary place of abode or place of work or the registered seat of our law firm for this purpose.

7. Right of objection
If your personal data are processed based on legitimate interests pursuant to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR, you have the right, pursuant to Art. 21 GDPR, to file an objection against the processing of your personal data, insofar as reasons exist for this purpose, which arise from your special situation or the objection is directed against direct advertising. In the latter case you have a general right to file an objection that will be implemented by us without stating a special situation.
If you would like to exercise your right of revocation or objection an e-mail is sufficient to info[at]

8. Data security
Within the website visit we use the widespread SSL procedure (Secure Socket Layer) in conjunction with the respective maximum encryption level that is supported by your browser. As a rule, this concerns a 256 Bit encryption. If your browser does not support any 256-Bit encryption, we will instead resort to 128-Bit v3 technology. Whether an individual site of our internet presence is transmitted encrypted, you will recognise by the closed presentation of the key – respectively lock symbol in the lower status symbol of your browser.
We incidentally use suitable technical and organisational security measures in order to protect your data against accidental or wilful manipulations, partial or full loss, destruction or against the unauthorised access of third parties. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with the technological development.

9. Actuality and change to this privacy statement
This privacy statement is currently valid and has the status of May 2018.
By the further development of our website and offers in this respect or owing to changed statutory respectively official stipulations it may be necessary to change this privacy statement. The respective current privacy statement can be called and printed out by you at all times on the website under