Data Protection Notice

The protection of your privacy and your personal data when using our websites is important to us. We therefore strictly adhere to the rules of data protection law, in particular the General Data Protection Regulation.
We collect personal data only to the extent necessary and in accordance with data economy. The following explanations give you information about how we guarantee this protection and which data is collected for which purpose.

1. Who is responsible? Who is the data protection officer?

Responsible for this website is:
State Hofbräuhaus in Munich
Staatliches Hofbräuhaus in München
Hofbräuallee 1
81829 München
Telefon: +49 (0)89 - 92105-0
Telefax: +49 (0)89 - 906426
E-Mail: [email protected] 
contact details of our data protection officer:
Leopoldstr. 21
80802 München
E-Mail: [email protected]

2. What do we do with your personal data?

a.    If you use our website

The provision of this website requires the handling of personal data, such as the IP address for accessing the content displayed on this website. We also ask whether the user is at least 16 years old.
In general, you can visit our websites without having to enter personal data or identify yourself. Otherwise, we collect and store in the log files of our web server only the information that your browser transmits to us. These are: Operating system, browser type/version, name of your Internet service provider, time of the server enquiry, website from which you visit us (referrer URL), and websites that you visit on our website. These data are not combined with other data sources. After statistical evaluation all data will be deleted.
The age inquiry takes place, in order to lead the user to the web page suitable for his age group.
(1) Legal basis
We use your personal data to provide this website on the basis of our legitimate interest. For the provision of this website it is technically necessary that we process certain personal data (e.g. the IP address). The age query is required for regulatory reasons.
(2) Balancing of interests
We have weighed your interest in maintaining the confidentiality of your personal data against our interest in providing this website. Your interest in secrecy is withdrawn. Otherwise, we may not be able to provide you with this website.

b.    If you use our contact form

You have the possibility to contact us via our contact form. For this purpose, we collect the personal data that you enter in the contact form.
(1) Legal basis
The handling of your personal data for communication via this website is based on our legitimate interest. For your communication with us it is necessary that we handle the respective personal data.
(2) Balancing of interests
Within the scope of the necessary balance of interests, we have weighed your interest in the confidentiality of your personal data and our interest in contacting each other. Your interest in secrecy is withdrawn. Otherwise we could not respond to your contact request.

c.    If you use our Hofbräuhaus online shop

Our Hofbräuhaus online shop is operated by a service provider. You can conclude contracts online in our Hofbräuhaus online shop. Our service provider collects the personal data that you enter in the online contract form. In addition, a credit assessment is carried out.
(1) Legal basis
Your personal data is used for the initiation, execution and processing of the corresponding contract.
(2) Sources of personal data 
Our service provider collects personal data on your payment history and credit information on the basis of mathematical-statistical procedures at credit agencies. Credit agencies store personal data for the purpose of providing information.
(3) Recipient categories
We transmit personal data to CHAPS Merchandising GmbH for the performance of the contract.
If you unlawfully refuse your payment obligation, we or our service provider transmit your personal data to debt collection companies.

d.    If you subscribe to our newsletter

You can register for our newsletter on our website by giving your consent. We collect the personal data that you enter in the registration form in order to send you our e-mail newsletter regularly on the basis of your consent pursuant to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. a DSGVO. Your consent is the legal basis for our data processing. You can revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future by informing us of your wish to unsubscribe using the contact option described below or the contact form. We will then delete your e-mail address.

The newsletter will be sent as part of processing on our behalf by our service provider Cleverreach, to whom we will forward your e-mail address.

This service provider is based in Germany and therefore within the European Union or the European Economic area.

e.    If you give us your advertising consent

If you give us your advertising consent, we will handle your personal data for our own advertising purposes.
Your declaration of consent is the legal basis for our handling of your personal data in this regard. You can revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future.

f.    If you take part in a competition

You can take part in competitions on our website. For this purpose, we collect the personal data that you enter in the online form.
Your consent is the legal basis for our data processing. You can revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future.

g.    If you allow the use of cookies and analysis tools in your browser

We use cookies and analysis tools to provide our website. 
So-called "cookies" are used on our websites. Cookies are data records that are stored by a web server on the user's end device (e.g. computer, smartphone, tablet). These will be sent back to our website ("First Party Cookie") or to another website to which the cookie belongs ("Third Party Cookie") when you return to our website on the same device. The stored and returned information (e.g. Internet browser and operating system used; domain name of the website from which you came; average time spent on the site, pages accessed) enables the respective website to recognize that you have already accessed and visited it with the browser of your mobile device. When you access our websites, information is automatically collected in anonymous form. In this way, we can enable the user to use our websites more effectively and generally better over time by improving the content/content and making it easier to use. The statistical data obtained help us to improve the performance and attractiveness of our websites. We use this information to provide you with services and information that is more specific to your needs. Any storage of personal data over and above the above-mentioned information will only take place with your express will. Among other things, this is the case when you create a customer account, conclude a contract, contact us or take part in a competition. Your personal data will be used exclusively for the processing of your respective request. Our cookies remain on your device for ten years, unless you delete them beforehand. Turning off the cookie function in your browser does not restrict the use of our websites and the services offered.
The legal basis for this is our legitimate interest. We have considered your interest in maintaining the confidentiality of your personal data and our interest in providing this website (including its functions) within the framework of the necessary balancing of interests. Your interest in confidentiality is always withdrawn.
(1) Use of Google Analytics
We use Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. "("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your device, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. By activating IP anonymization, however, Google will reduce your IP address within member states of the European Union or in other signatory states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area beforehand.
Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On our behalf, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide us with other services relating to website and Internet use. The IP address transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics is not merged with other Google data.
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 our website.
You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by downloading and installing the browser plug-in
You can prevent Google Analytics from collecting your data by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie is set which prevents the collection of your data on future visits to this website: opt-out cookie
Furthermore, we use Google Analytics to evaluate data from double-click cookies and AdWords for statistical purposes. You can prevent by using the Ads Preferences Manager.

(2) DoubleClick by Google
"DoubleClick" is a service of Google.
DoubleClick uses cookies to serve advertisements relevant to you. Your browser is assigned a pseudonymous identification number (ID) to check which ads have been displayed in your browser and which ads have been called. The cookies do not contain any personal information. The use of the "DoubleClick" cookies only enables Google and its partner websites to place ads on the basis of previous visits to our or other websites on the Internet. The information generated by the cookies is transmitted by Google to a server in the USA for analysis and stored there. A transfer of data by Google to third parties only takes place due to legal regulations or within the scope of order data processing. Under no circumstances will Google match your data with other data collected by Google.
    You can also disable DoubleClick using the following options (further information about DoubleClick).

3 How long do we store your personal data?

We delete your personal data if the respective purpose of storage no longer applies and no legal regulation requires storage. Statistical evaluations are only carried out in anonymous form.

4 What rights do you have?

Please contact our data protection officer if you wish to exercise your rights or revoke your consent.

a.    Your rights as a party concerned

You have the following rights towards us regarding your personal data:
Right to information,
Right to correction or deletion,
Right to limitation of processing,
Right of opposition to the processing,
Right to data transferability.

b.    Revocation of your consent

You can revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future.

5 What complaint possibilities do you have?

You have the opportunity to complain to a data protection supervisory authority about our processing of your personal data.
The following data protection supervisory authority is responsible for us:
    The Bavarian State Commissioner for Data Protection