Privacy policy

Welcome to the website We are pleased about your visit and your interest in our services. If you leave personal data when visiting our website, we will treat this data confidentially and do everything possible to protect your privacy. We process personal data collected during visits to our website per the Federal Republic of Germany's data protection regulations. If our website contains links to third-party websites, we point out that this data protection notice does not extend to third-party offers.

This data protection notice explains which personal data we collect when you visit our website and how it is used.

Responsible body

The responsible body for collecting, processing, and using your data in accordance with Art. 4 para. 7 EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is:

Michael E. Brieden Verlag GmbH
47138 Duisburg

Personal data

Personal data is defined as all information that provides information about a specific or identifiable person's personal and factual circumstances. This includes your name, your postal address, telephone numbers, or even your e-mail address.


Cookies are small files that your browser stores on your device in a designated directory. These cookies can be used, for example, to determine whether you have visited a website before. Most browsers accept cookies automatically. However, you can set your browser so that no cookies are stored, or explicit consent is required before a cookie is stored. Please read the instructions for your browser. You can also delete cookies that have already been set at any time. Please note that deactivating cookies may lead to restrictions in the use of our website.

Server log files

When you visit our site, the provider automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:

  • Visited website
  • Time at the time of access
  • Amount of sent data in bytes
  • Source/reference from which you reached the page (referrer)
  • Used Browser
  • Operating system used
  • Used IP address

The data collected is only used for statistical analysis and to improve the website. However, we reserve the right to check the server log files subsequently, if there are concrete indications of illegal use. This data cannot be assigned to specific persons. We do not merge this data with other data sources.

Aims of data processing

The website can be used without providing personal data. Access data is stored without personal reference. If the website offers the possibility of entering personal data (e-mail addresses, names, postal addresses), the disclosure of such data by the user is expressly voluntary. This data will not be passed on to third parties without express consent. The company uses and stores personal data within the scope of the services offered for the following purposes only if the visitors or customers have given their express consent:

  • when registering a customer account and ordering goods (title, first name, surname, postal address, date of birth, e-mail address)
  • when contacting us
  • when ordering newsletters (or canceling them)
  • when participating in surveys and competitions

The personal information will only be used within the Michael E. Brieden Verlag GmbH and will only be passed on to those companies involved in the fulfillment of the concluded contracts or otherwise in providing services.

Web Analysis

We work together with the service providers listed below. You can object to the pseudonymized processing of your data. The revocation can be done via the contact data mentioned above. Please also note the information (opt-out options) of the individual service providers.

Right of information and revocation of data use

You have the right to receive information about the data we have stored at any time and free of charge, have incorrect data corrected, and demand the deletion or blocking of your data. Furthermore, you have the right to object to the further use of your data for the future at any time. To do so, please contact us by e-mail at

Furthermore, a data protection officer has been appointed, who can be reached at

Subject to change

We reserve the right to change this privacy statement at any time following legal requirements.

Oct 2020