Privacy policy

The Patent Law Firm Becker & Müller, Germany ("GESELLSCHAFT", "us" or "we") takes the protection of your personal data in connection with the use of our website ("Website") very seriously.

Just to be able to provide you with certain services on the website, we need some information about you, especially a small number of cookies to analyze the use of the website and to improve the website. This Privacy Policy ("Privacy Policy") contains the description of the processing of your personal information on the Website. If you have further questions, you can contact us at the contact details given at the end of this Privacy Policy:

1. Who is responsible for the data processing on the website?

GESELLSCHAFT is responsible for the processing of your personal data on the website.

2. How do we use which personal data?

"Personal data" is any information that relates to a person's personal or material circumstances and that makes it possible to identify them. These are, for example, your name, your e-mail address, but for example the content of a message you send us. We collect, process and use (collectively "process" or "process") your Personal Data for the purposes set out below:

2.1 Visit our website

You can surf the website and view all areas without our collecting personal information as far as you have objected to the use of cookies. We also process the weblogs of our web server with information about your use of GESELLSCHAFT to operate the website and to ensure IT security. We delete your usage data immediately after the usage process and when it is no longer needed for the execution of the contractual relationship or for the purpose of IT security. In addition, we store your usage data only to fulfill statutory retention requirements.

2.2 Information about cookies used on the website

GESELLSCHAFT only uses cookies in connection with the use of Google Analytics. Here is an explanation of what cookies are You consent to the use of cookies if you continue browsing the website after informing you of the use of cookies. You may also configure the settings of the browser you use the website to allow or deny. You can always delete cookies through the browser process. This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. Google Analytics uses a cookie on your computer to recognize you on an anonymous basis when you return to a particular web page. Google uses this information provided by the cookie to store a profile of which pages you visited during a session.

The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website is usually transmitted to a server of Google Inc. in the USA and stored there. However, due to the activation of IP anonymization on this website, your IP address will be truncated by Google Inc. beforehand within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. Google acts as a processor of GESELLSCHAFT and analyzes the data received only on behalf of GESELLSCHAFT. GESELLSCHAFT uses the data received from Google Analytics to better understand how the content of our website is used and the experience associated with it can be improved. You may object to the collection of your data by this cookie by downloading and installing the following browser plugin: More information about this cookie can be found here:

2.3 Information about Google Maps

This site uses the Google Maps map service via an API. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

To use Google Maps, it is necessary to save your IP address. This information is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transfer.

The use of Google Maps is in the interest of making our website appealing and to facilitate the location of places specified by us on the website.

Further information about handling user data, can be found in the data protection declaration of Google at

3. Does Gesellschaft transfer personal data to third parties?

No, we do not share your information with third parties. We only use service providers who help us to operate the website and the services offered on it (for example, hosting or sending out newsletters). These service providers are so-called "processors" who process your personal data solely for us for the purposes mentioned above.

4. How long do we process your data and when do we delete it?

We will delete or suspend your Personal Information as soon as we no longer need it for any of the purposes described above for which we have collected or obtained you, unless otherwise required by statutory retention requirements. For details, please refer to Section 2 (What we process which personal data for) per processing procedure above.

5. What are your rights and how can you contact us?

You are entitled to demand information and correction, restriction, deletion or transferability of your personal data from us at any time or to object to the processing of your data in accordance with the statutory provisions. A data-processing objection is only for the future and may require that we be unable to provide you with certain services requested by you.

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

Please contact us for this as well as for the other questions about data protection in connection with the page under the contact details as shown above under 1. or by e-mail to Alternatively, you can reach our data protection officer at:

Nestoras Stergiopoulos
Phone.: 0176-62119586