Privacy Policy for the operation of the website

The protection of your personal data is extremely important to us. The following privacy policy applies to the use of the website Service provider pursuant to § 13 of the Telemedia Act (Telemediengesetz = TMG) and responsible pursuant to Art. 4 para. 7 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is Lauk Venture GmbH; also see our Imprint. You can contact our data protection officer at Lauk Venture GmbH, Im Wännele 11, 79112 Freiburg, Germany, to the attention of the data protection officer, or at

  1. Automated data collection and processing

As for any website, our server automatically and temporarily collects and stores information in the server log files transmitted by the browser, unless you have deactivated this function (legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f GDPR). This includes e.g. the IP address of the requesting computer, the http response code, the website from which you are visiting us, the time of the server request as well as the browser type, browser version and operating system used on the requesting computer.

There is no person-related evaluation of the server log files. This data can at no time be linked to specific persons by the provider. This data is not combined with other data sources.

  1. Data collection and processing of voluntarily communicated data

If you provide personal data to us via e-mail or via our website (e.g. name, first name, e-mail address, address), this is generally done on a voluntary basis. This data is used to process your requests and is only processed for the purpose for which you provided the data to us. In addition, e.g. for sending you advertisements, we will only collect, process or use your data within the scope of statutory regulations or with your explicit consent (Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a GDPR). Insofar as you declare this consent electronically within the scope of our online offer, we comply with the statutory obligations to provide information and record your consent using suitable technical systems.

We assure that we will not pass on your personal data to third parties unless we are obligated to do so by law or you have provided explicit prior consent. Insofar as we use the services of third parties to implement and execute processing procedures, we comply with the regulations of the GDPR as well as the Federal Data Protection Act (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz = BDSG).

  1. Storage period

Personal data, which we have received via our website, is stored only until the purpose for which it was entrusted to us has been fulfilled. Insofar as storage periods subject to commercial and tax laws must be fulfilled, the storage period for certain data may be up to 10 years.

  1. Cookies

The website uses cookies. Cookies cause no harm to your computer and contain no viruses. Cookies are small text files which are stored locally in the cache of your browser. Cookies specifically serve to recognize the internet browser. Cookies are used for session control and statistical evaluation. These cookies contain no personal data. You can set your browser in such way that no cookies are stored on the hard drive and/or already saved cookies are deleted. Please follow the instructions of your browser’s help function to prevent or delete cookies. The functionality of this website may be impaired if cookies are deactivated.

  1. Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytic service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses  “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate the IP address for Member States of the European Union and as well for other parties of the Agreement  on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the US.

On behalf of the website provider, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore, you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at and installing it.

Further information about the terms and conditions of use and data privacy is available at and at

  1. Your rights

You have the following rights towards us with regard to personal data concerning you:

  • the right to information,
  • the right to correction or deletion,
  • the right to limitation of processing,
  • the right of opposition to the processing,
  • the right to data portability.

Your trust is important to us. We will be happy to answer any questions you may have regarding the processing of your personal data. Please direct all requests for information or objections to data processing via e-mail to or by mail to Lauk Ventures GmbH, Im Wännele 11, 79112 Freiburg, Germany

You also have the right to complain to a data protection supervisory authority about our processing of your personal data.

  1. Changes to this privacy policy

Under certain circumstances, changes to the laws or jurisprudence and adjustments to our business model might require us to amend this privacy policy. Therefore, we reserve the right to amend this privacy policy at any time. You can request the current version of our privacy policy at any time or find it at Data Protection.