Data protection Declaration


The personal data collected by DAMKE Rechtsanwälte is collected and processed in accordance with the data protection regulations applicable in Switzerland, in particular the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act, the EU General Data Protection Regulation and the principles described below. The following data protection declaration provides information on the type, scope and purpose of the collection of personal data via this website, the processing of this personal data and the related rights of the users. Personal data means all information that relates to a specific or identifiable person.


We primarily process personal data that we receive directly as part of our client relationships with our clients. These are subject to legal professional secrecy. There is also the possibility that we receive or collect data from business partners or other people involved. We also take data from publicly accessible sources such as public registers, the press or generally from the Internet. We also sometimes receive data from authorities, (arbitration) courts and other third parties such as Contractual and business partners or counterparties. In addition, we process data that arises from the use of our website or the data that are specified in this context (such as IP address, device details and settings, etc.). We process the personal data collected if and insofar as this is necessary for the operation of the website, for maintaining operational security and for the fulfillment of legal obligations. We also process the data collected to ensure the mandate management or for the purpose of contract processing and invoicing as well as for communication purposes or for sending invitations to customer events or workshops.


We use "cookies" and comparable techniques on our websites to identify your browser or device. A cookie is a small file that is sent to your computer or automatically saved on your computer or mobile device by the web browser used when you visit our website. In addition to cookies that are only used during a session and are deleted after your website visit ("session cookies"), cookies can also be used to save user settings and other information for a certain period of time (e.g. two years - "permanent cookies"). However, you can set your browser so that it rejects cookies, only saves them for one session or otherwise deletes them prematurely. Most browsers are preset to accept cookies. We use permanent cookies so that we can better understand how you use our offers and content. We do not use Google Analytics or similar tracking technologies on our websites.


In individual cases in connection with the management of mandates, DAMKE Rechtsanwälte is authorized to commission order data processors in Germany and abroad to process personal data and to disclose the personal data collected to them for this purpose, provided that they contractually undertake to process the personal data only on behalf and to To process purposes in accordance with DAMKE Rechtsanwälte and to comply with this data protection declaration and the applicable data protection law. These are, in particular, auxiliary persons (such as lawyers and experts at home and abroad) and other business partners.


DAMKE Rechtsanwälte is taking appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect the customer's personal data, in particular to protect against unauthorized access by third parties and misuse. These security measures are adapted to the current state of the art.


You have the right to information, correction of incorrect personal data, blocking and deletion of your personal data at any time within the scope of the data protection law applicable to you, provided that this does not conflict with any statutory retention obligation or the personal data are required to fulfill the contract. In addition, you have the right to have certain personal data released for transfer to another location (so-called data portability). In addition, consent to data collection and processing can be revoked at any time with future effect. Requests for information, correction and deletion as well as a revocation of consent to data processing and a request for data transfer can be sent at any time by post or email to the contact address below.


DAMKE Rechtsanwälte is responsible for the data processing described here. Data protection concerns and questions relating to this data protection declaration can be directed to the following contact address at any time:

DAMKE Rechtsanwälte
Marienstrasse 18
3000 Berne 6
T: +41 31 326 10 10
F: +41 31 326 10 12


By using this website, you consent to the collection and processing of your personal data in accordance with this data protection declaration. This data protection declaration does not apply to websites operated by third parties that can be accessed via this website. DAMKE Rechtsanwälte has no influence on the data processing by these third-party providers and assume no guarantee or liability in connection with this website.