Privacy Policy

1. General Information

ECOLE is committed to protecting and respecting privacy on all levels. ECOLE has therefore drafted the following Privacy Policy and would like to explain what information is acquired, stored and processed. In this document, we further explain to you how ECOLE uses cookies, plug-ins and analytical tools (if any) on our website. By accepting the following Privacy Policy, you consent to the processing of your data in accordance with the applicable data protection laws and the provisions followed. Please note that we may require consent from your legal guardian if you are under the age of 16. The use of personal data regarding different purposes (e.g. use of website without collecting personal data) is described under point 9 below. We reserve our right to change or adapt this privacy policy at any time in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations. All changes to our privacy statement will be published on this website and if necessary, you will be notified via email about them.

2. Name and Address of the Controller

We, ECOLE, are controller within the meaning of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and other national data protection laws and regulations that determine the purposes and means of processing personal data. If you have questions regarding data protection or privacy, do not hesitate to contact us at This is also the address of our data protection officer in accordance with Art. 37 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

3. Legal Basis of Data Processing

If the legal basis is not specified in the privacy statement, the following applies: The legal basis for the collection and processing of data with your consent is Art. 6(1)(a) and Art. 7 GDPR. The legal basis for processing data for the fulfilment of our services and the performance of pre- or contractual measures, as well as replying to enquiries, is Art. 6(1)(b) GDPR. The legal basis for processing data for the fulfilment of our legal obligations is Art. 6(1)(c) GDPR. If processing the data is necessary to protect a legitimate interest of our company or a third party, Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR serves as the legal basis for the processing. If we commission third parties to conduct the processing of data based on a “data processing contract”, this is done on the basis of Art. 28 GDPR.

4. The erasure and storage of personal data

Your personal data will be erased or blocked as soon as it is no longer necessary in relation to the purpose of storage. Furthermore, personal data may be stored if this is required by regulations, laws or other provisions to which we are subject to. The personal data will also be blocked or deleted if a storage period prescribed by the aforementioned standards expires, unless there is a need for further storage of the data for the conclusion or performance of a contract. If we have personal data which is only stored and not deleted due to legal requirements, we will not use it for other purposes.

5. Rights

You can contact us regarding your privacy rights at any time and free of charge. We grant you all rights to the extent of GDPR. Hereby we explain the most important rights to you. We do not explain rights which are not applicable to our data processing model. If you want to have a full overview of your possible rights, please refer to Art. 12 – 23 GDPR. Your rights contain, besides other: