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Stefan Kirsten
Rechtsanwalt (attorney-at-law)

KRD Kirsten. Risk & Disputes
Königsallee 19
40212 Düsseldorf
T +49 211 960821-0
F +49 211 960821-99

VAT identification number: DE311504981



Stefan Kirsten is admitted to the bar according to the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany. He is a member of the Düsseldorf Bar (Rechtsanwaltskammer Düsseldorf), Freiligrathstraße 25, 40479 Düsseldorf, info@rechtsanwaltskammer-duesseldorf.de, www.rechtsanwaltskammer-duesseldorf.de.

Applicable professional rules and laws include, without limitation, the German Federal Lawyers' Act (Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung), the Rules of Professional Practice (Berufsordnung), the Rules of Professional Practice for Specialist Lawyers (Fachanwaltsordnung), the German Act on Lawyers' Fees (Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz) and the Code of Conduct for European Lawyers. The above rules and laws can be found at www.brak.de under "Professional Rules" ("Berufsrecht").

Professional liability insurance with European-wide coverage is provided by R+V Allgemeine Versicherung AG, Voltastraße 84, 60486 Frankfurt am Main, Germany.



The European Commission provides a platform for out-of-court dispute resolution, which can be found at http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/.

In Germany, the competent consumer conciliation board for disputes over proprietary interests resulting from a client relationship is the Lawyers' Meditation Board (Schlichtungsstelle der Rechtsanwaltschaft), Neue Grünstraße 17, 10179 Berlin, www.schlichtungsstelle-der-rechtsanwaltschaft.de.

Stefan Kirsten does not participate in procedures for dispute resolution before a consumer conciliation board.



The content of these websites or any part thereof is protected by copyright law. Copying or disseminating the text provided here requires the prior written consent of Stefan Kirsten.



Every effort has been taken to ensure the accuracy of any information and links on these websites. However, any and all liability which might arise from your use of, or reliance on the accuracy of, the information or links contained on the websites is excluded. The information on these websites is general information and does not constitute legal advice.



1.  Name and Contact Details of the Controller of the Processing

This data protection policy applies to the processing of data by:

Dr. Stefan Kirsten, LL.M. (Michigan)
Rechtsanwalt (attorney-at-law)

KRD Kirsten. Risk & Disputes
Königsallee 19
40212 Düsseldorf
T +49 211 960821-0
F +49 211 960821-99

2.  Collection and Storage of Personal Data as well as Kind and Purpose of their Usage

When visiting our website www.kirsten.red your browser will automatically send information to our website's server. This information will be stored temporarily in a so called logfile. The following information is collected and stored until it is automatically deleted:

  • the IP address of the requesting device
  • the date and time of access
  • the name and URL of the requested file
  • the referrer (website visited before)
  • the browser and, as the case may be, the operating system of the device used as well as the name of the access provider

The aforementioned data is processed for the following purposes:

  • to ensure a fluent connection to our website
  • to ensure a convenient use of our website
  • the evaluation of the system’s safety and stability
  • further administrative purposes

The legal basis for data processing is article 6 para 1 sentence 1 lit f GDPR. Our legitimate interest follows from the above listed purposes of data collection. We will in no event use the collected data to draw any inference to your identity.

In addition, we use cookies on our website. Further information on the use of cookies is provided under Clause 4 of this data protection policy.

3.  Transfer of Data

There is no transfer of your personal data to third parties other than for the following purposes.

We only transfer your personal data to a third party if:

  • you expressly agreed on the transfer according to article 6 para 1 sentence 1 lit a GDPR
  • the transfer is necessary within the meaning of article 6 para 1 sentence 1 lit f GDPR for the purpose of legitimate interest and if there is no reason to assume that there is an overriding interest not to transfer your data
  • there is a legal obligation according to article 6 para 1 sentence 1 lit c GDPR to transfer your data
  • this is permitted by law and necessary in the sense of article 6 para 1 sentence 1 lit b GDPR for the performance of a contract with you

4.  Cookies

We use cookies on our website. Cookies are small files automatically generated and stored by your device (laptop, tablet, smartphone or other) when you visit our website. Cookies do not damage your computer in any way and do not contain any viruses, Trojans or any other malware.

Information stored in the cookie is specific to the used device. This, however, does not mean that we get to know your identity.

The use of cookies serves to make the use of our website more convenient for you, in particular by using so called Session-Cookies, to see if you have already visited one of our websites. They will be deleted automatically when you leave our website.

To enhance user friendliness, we also use cookies that will be stored on your device for a certain determined period of time. When you revisit our website in order to use our services, it will be automatically recognised that you have already visited our website and which inputs and settings you have made to prevent you have to make them once again.

In addition, we use cookies in order to produce statistics concerning the use of our website as well as to enhance our services offered to you. These cookies allow us to automatically recognise that you have visited our website before and will be deleted automatically after a certain determined period of time.

The data processed by cookies is required for the abovementioned purposes to preserve our legitimate interest as well as the legitimate interest of third parties according to article 6 para 1 sentence 1 lit f GDPR.

Most browsers automatically accept cookies. You can, however, configure your browser in order to prevent it from storing cookies automatically or to require your consent before installing new cookies. However, the entire deactivation of cookies may have the effect that you do not have access to all of our offered services.

5.  Rights of the Person Affected

You have the right:

  • to request information according to article 15 GDPR about your personal data processed by us. In particular, you can request information about the processing purposes, the categories of processed personal data, the category of the recipients to whom the data have been or will be disclosed, the envisaged storage period, the existence of the right to request rectification or erasure of personal data or restriction of processing of personal data concerning the data subject or to object to such processing, the origin of your data in case the data was collected by us, and the existence of an automated decision-making and, if applicable, meaningful information about the logic involved
  • according to article 16 GDPR to immediately request the rectification of inaccurate personal data processed by us
  • according to article 17 GDPR to request erasure of your personal data as far as the processing is not required to comply with legal obligations, necessary for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims, or for reasons of public interest
  • according to article 18 GDPR to request a restriction of processing your personal data as far as the accuracy of the personal data is contested, the processing is unlawful and you oppose the erasure of the personal data and request the restriction of their use instead, or if we no longer need the personal data for the purposes of the processing, but they are required by you for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims, or you appeal against the processing according to article 21 GDPR
  • according to article 20 GDPR to receive the personal data that you have made available to us in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format, or request from us that we transmit the personal data to another controller
  • according to art 7 para 3 GDPR to withdraw your consent, as a consequence of which we will not continue the data processing based on that consent
  • according to article 77 GDPR to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority. In general, you can address the supervisory authority at your habitual residence, place of work or place of the alleged infringement or at the location of our law firm.

6.  Right of Objection

In case your personal data is processed on the basis of legitimate interest pursuant to article 6 para 1 sentence 1 lit f GDPR, you have the right under article 21 GDPR to object to the processing of your personal data on grounds related to your particular situation or to the extent that the objection relates to direct marketing. If you object to processing for direct marketing purposes, we will no longer process your personal data for such purposes.

If you want to make use of your right of objection, it is sufficient to send an email to smart.solutions@kirsten.red.

7.  Data Security

The access to our website is encrypted by using SSL protocols (Secure Socket Layer). We offer the highest security level supported by your browser. This is usually a 256 Bit encryption.

Furthermore, we use appropriate technical and organisational security measures to protect your data from accidental or deliberate manipulation, partial or complete loss, destruction or against unauthorised access by third parties. Our safety measures are continuously improved in line with the technological development.

8.  Timeliness of and Changes to this Data Protection Policy

This data protection policy is currently effective and dated May 2018.

Due to the development of our website and the provided services or due to a change of legal or regulatory requirements we may be required to modify this policy. You can download and print the most recent data protection policy under https://kirsten.red/legal-information.html.



This legal information and all issues and disputes regarding these websites are governed by the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany.


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