Terms and Conditions for using the comment service on Localculturemagazine.com

1/2 Terms and Conditions

Localculturemagazine.com is a website that provides a service for posting comments under articles. The use of the service does not require registration for users and is free of charge. To post a comment under an article on Localculturemagazine.com without being a registered user, you only need to enter a security code.

By posting a comment on Localculturemagazine.com, you agree not to publish texts of a pornographic nature, inciting violence, ethnic and/or religious intolerance, words with offensive content, and any materials that are in violation of German legislation (including copyright law and related rights) and the law of the European Union. You also agree not to publish any materials or links to other websites that infringe intellectual property rights.

The copyrights to the comments on Localculturemagazine.com belong to their authors, with Localculturemagazine.com retaining the right to use the published comments on Localculturemagazine.com for its own purposes, including advertising or other commercial purposes.

Users of Localculturemagazine.com agree that Localculturemagazine.com is not responsible for the content and accuracy of the comments published on the website.

Localculturemagazine.com reserves the right to delete comments that are inconsistent with the current Terms and Conditions, as well as comments written in a language other than English.

You should be aware that the IP addresses from which all comments are made are recorded and can be used in certain cases to disclose the identity of individuals who have posted the respective comments in violation of the current Terms and Conditions. Localculturemagazine.com reserves the right to notify and provide full assistance to the competent state authorities, including the prosecutor's office, the judiciary, and the police, for any comment that violates the legislation of Germany and the law of the European Union.

Localculturemagazine.com is not responsible in case of lost information or inability to save information entered with the website's comments.

Posting a comment on Localculturemagazine.com signifies that you are familiar with the current Terms and Conditions, agree to them, and undertake to comply with them.

2/2 Terms for Using Comment Functionality on Localculturemagazine.com in accordance with GDPR

1. Consent: By using the comment functionality on our website, you expressly consent to the collection, processing, and storage of your personal data as outlined in our privacy policy.

2. Data Collection: When you leave a comment, we may collect personal information, including your name, email address, and any other information voluntarily provided. We collect this information solely for the purpose of facilitating and displaying your comments on our website.

3. Purpose of Data Processing: The personal data collected through comments is used solely for the purpose of displaying and managing user-generated content, fostering engagement, and enhancing the user experience on our website.

4. Data Storage: We retain your personal data associated with your comments for as long as necessary to fulfill the purpose for which it was collected, or as required by applicable laws and regulations. Once the purpose has been fulfilled, your data will be securely deleted or anonymized.

5. Data Security: We implement appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect the security and confidentiality of your personal data. This includes safeguards against unauthorized access, data breaches, and other unlawful processing activities.

6. Third-Party Processors: In order to provide comment functionality, we may engage third-party service providers who act as data processors on our behalf. These processors are carefully selected, and we ensure that they comply with the GDPR and maintain adequate data protection measures.

!!! 7. User Rights: You have the right to access, rectify, or delete your personal data associated with your comments. If you wish to exercise these rights, please contact us using the e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

8. Cookies and Analytics: We may use cookies or similar technologies to enhance your browsing experience and analyze website traffic. By using the comment functionality, you consent to the use of such cookies in accordance with our cookie policy.

9. Data Transfers: Your personal data may be transferred to countries outside the European Economic Area (EEA). In such cases, we ensure that appropriate safeguards, such as standard contractual clauses or adequacy decisions, are in place to protect your data.

10. Changes to Terms: We reserve the right to modify these terms for using the comment functionality on our website to comply with legal requirements or improve user experience. Any changes will be communicated through appropriate means and will require your renewed consent, if necessary.

Please review our comprehensive privacy policy for detailed information on how we handle and protect your personal data. If you do not agree with these terms or our privacy policy, please refrain from using the comment functionality on our website.

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