This website (hereinafter “Website”) is provided by Formycon AG (hereinafter “Formycon”, “us” or “we”). Further information about the provider of the website can be found in our legal notice. Access to and use of this website are subject to the following terms and conditions. If you do not agree with them, please do not use this Website.

A. Liability for content

We make every effort to keep the information on our Web site current, but accept no liability whatsoever for the content provided. Pursuant to §7 par. 1 of TMG (German Tele-Media Act), the law limits our responsibility as a service provider to our own content on these Web pages.

According to §§8 to 10 of TMG, we are not obligated to monitor third party information provided or stored on our Web site. However, we shall promptly remove any content upon becoming aware that it violates the law. Our liability in such an instance shall commence at the time we become aware of the respective violation.

We have compiled the contents of this website from internal and external sources to the best of our knowledge and belief with professional care. We strive to constantly expand and update these contents. Despite careful processing, liability is excluded.

According to § 7 para. 1 German Telemedia Act (TMG) we are responsible for our own content on this website according to general legal regulations. According to §§ 8 to 10 TMG, however, we are not obliged to monitor transmitted or stored external information. If we become aware of any legal infringements, we will remove the corresponding content immediately.

We do not guarantee – either expressly or implicitly – the completeness or correctness of the information on this website. Please note that this information was current on the day of publication, but may now be out of date. For this reason, you should check the information you receive on this website before using it in any way whatsoever.

B. Liability for links

Our website contains links to external websites of third parties over whose contents we have no influence. The respective provider or operator of the respective pages is always responsible for the contents of the linked pages. No responsibility is taken for the contents and correctness of the information of linked websites of other information providers.

The linked pages were checked at the time of linking for possible legal violations WITHOUT COMPLAINT. If we become aware of any infringements of the law, we will remove such links immediately.

C. Copyright

The content and works created by us on this website are subject to German copyright law. Duplication, editing, distribution, or any kind of use outside the limits of copyright law require the written consent of the respective author or creator.

D. Handling of personal data

In the following we would like to inform you about our handling of personal data when using this website. Unless otherwise described in the following sections, the legal basis for handling your personal data follows from the necessity of handling for the provision of the functionalities requested by you on this website (Art. 6(1)(b) General Data Protection Regulation).

1. Use of the Website

When you visit our website, your browser transmits certain technical data to our web server in order to provide you with the information you have requested. In order to enable you to visit the website, the following data is collected, stored, and used at short notice:

  • IP address
  • Date and time of the request
  • Time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
  • Content of the request (specific page)
  • Operating system and its access status / HTTP status code
  • Transmitted data volume
  • Website from which the request Comes
  • Browser, language and version of the browser software

In addition, in order to safeguard our legitimate interests, we store this data for a limited time in order to induce a derivation of personal data in the event of unauthorised access or access attempts to local servers (Art. 6(1)(f) General Data Protection Regulation).

2. Use of the Newsletter

On the website you have the opportunity to subscribe to our newsletter. For the sending of a newsletter, the email address provided by you when registering will be used on the basis of your prior consent (Art. 6(1)(a) General Data Protection Regulation).

In order to personalize the newsletter, you also have the option of voluntarily providing the following additional information when registering:

  • First and last Name
  • Medium, organization
  • Phone number

The so-called double opt-in procedure is used to subscribe to the newsletter. After you have registered on the website, a message will be sent to the e-mail address you have provided asking you to confirm your registration. If you do not confirm your registration, your registration will be automatically deleted. Your registration and confirmation will be logged to prevent misuse of your personal data.
We use rapidmail to send our newsletter. Your data will therefore be transmitted to rapidmail GmbH. It is forbidden for rapidmail GmbH to use your data for other purposes than for sending the newsletter. A passing on or a sale of your data is not permitted to rapidmail GmbH. rapidmail is a German, certified newsletter software provider, which was carefully selected according to the requirements of GDPR and the German Federal Data Protection Regulation (BDSG).

You can revoke your consent to receiving the newsletter at any time with effect for the future. You can declare your revocation by confirming the link provided for this in each newsletter, or by making your declaration to our data protection officer (see below) or using the email address Datenschutz@Formycon.com.

3. Selection of applicants

Coredi Recruiting GmbH & Co. KG, Constares GmbH and HR4YOU AG support us in the selection of new employees. Your data will therefore be transmitted to the aforementioned companies. Those companies are prohibited from using your data for purposes other than applying to Formycon. The aforementioned companies are not permitted to pass on or sell your data. The aforementioned companies are German, industry-specialized personnel consultancies which were carefully selected according to the requirements of GDPR and BDSG.

4. External services and content on our website

We integrate external services or content on our website. If you use such a service or if third party content is displayed to you, communication data will be exchanged between you and the respective provider for technical reasons.

In addition, the provider of the respective services or content may process your data for other purposes of their own. We have configured the services or content of providers who are known to process data for their own purposes to the best of our knowledge and belief in such a way that either communication for purposes other than the presentation of the content or services on our website does not take place, or communication only takes place when you actively decide to use the service. However, since we have no influence on the data collected from third parties and their processing by them, we cannot provide any binding information on the purpose and scope of processing your data.

For further information on the purpose and scope of the collection and processing of your data, please refer to the data protection information provided by the providers of the services or content integrated by us who are responsible parties (data controllers) under data protection law:

E. Information about your rights

The following rights are available to you under applicable data protection laws:

  • Right to information about your personal data stored by us;
  • Right to correct, delete, or limit the processing of your personal data;
  • Right to object to processing that serves our legitimate interest, a public interest or profiling, unless we can prove compelling grounds for processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing serves to assert, exercise or defend legal claims;
  • Right to data portability;
  • Right to legally to complain to a supervisory authority;
  • You can revoke your consent to the collection, processing, and use of your personal data at any time with effect for the future. You will find more detailed information on this in the respective sections above, where data processing on the basis of your consent is described.

F. Contact

If you wish to exercise your rights, please send your request to Datenschutz@Formycon.com or by post to

Formycon AG
Data Protection Officer
Fraunhoferstraße 15
82152 Martinsried/Planegg

G. Adaptation of this privacy policy

We reserve the right to update this privacy policy from time to time. Updates to this privacy policy will be published on our website. Changes apply as soon as they are published on our website. We therefore recommend that you visit this website regularly to find out about any updates that may have been made.

H. Data protection notice

We would like to point out that data transmission over the internet (e.g. communication by email) can have security gaps. A complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible. Confidentiality with regard to data protection regulations is only guaranteed under the above restrictions. In particular, all communications of personal data via the internet shall only take place insofar as the rights of third parties are not affected, unless the third party has also given its consent in the knowledge of the above security gaps. Formycon is not liable for any damages or injunctive relief resulting from such security gaps. The user of the website is fully responsible for the content and correctness of all information he sends to Formycon and for ensuring that the rights of third parties are not violated.

The use of any published contact data by third parties for sending unsolicited advertising is prohibited. We expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of unsolicited advertising information being sent, for example via spam mails.

I. Applicable law

Any legal claims or lawsuits arising in connection with the website or its use are subject to the interpretation of the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany, with the exception of the provisions of international private law and the Uniform Law on the International Sale of Goods based on the Hague Convention of July 1, 1964 and the UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods of April 11, 1980.

Last updated: September 2019