GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
– for the use of the dating portal www.beesinlove.com –
1. Service Provider, Subject Matter, Scope of Application
1.1. These Terms and Conditions apply to the legal relationship between users of the dating portal www.beesinlove.com (hereinafter "Platform") and Zeljko Culaja, Ingeborg-Bachmann-Straße 4a/3, 4600 Wels, Austria (hereinafter "we" or "us"). The platform offers users among others the following functionalities:
- Setting up a user profile with a photo, personal details and other information
- Communication with other users via the platform
2. Minimum Age
2.1. Registration as a member and use of the platform is only permitted to persons who have reached the age of 18.
3. Conclusion of Contract, Contract Languages
3.1. Conclusion of contract in case of services rendered against payment:
3.1.1. Only if and once you order services on our website, such purchase order of yours shall constitute a binding offer to conclude the respective contract. In order to make the order, please go through the order process on the Website and complete the information required therein. Prior to sending off your purchase order, you will have the opportunity to check and modify your purchase data. Only if and once you send off your order, you submit a binding offer for conclusion of a contract with us.
3.1.2. We may accept your offer within five days by
- submission of a confirmation of order by post, fax or email, or
- request to make payment.
Customer's receipt of our confirmation of order or request of payment shall be the relevant point of time for our compliance with the aforesaid time period.
3.2. Conclusion Of Contract In Case Of Services Rendered Free Of Charge (Registration):
3.2.1. Our making available of the website does not yet constitute a binding offer for conclusion of a contract on the respective use. A binding offer shall only occur once that the User transfers its request for registration to us. We will accept such offer by way of confirmation of the user's registration through a confirmation of registration via email or by allowing entry of user content on the Platform.
3.3. Contract Languages
3.3.1. Languages made available for conclusion of the contract are English and German.
4. Storage of the Provisions of the Contract
4.1. We will store the provisions of the contract, including the order information and the present Terms and Conditions. You can print out the provisions of the contract by using the respective functionality of your browser (usually “print” respectively “file” > “save as”). The order/ registration information is contained in the order overview presented within the last step of the order/ registration process. In case of contracts against payment, the provisions of the contract including without limitation the present Terms and Conditions will be also contained in the email message with the order confirmation which you receive from us in case of our acceptance of your purchase order.
5. User Account
5.1. Registrants for a user account, you are obliged to enter complete and correct information. No information concerning third persons may be used without such persons’ consent.
5.2. You shall treat your access data like e.g. your password confidentially and shall notify us promptly in case of loss or unauthorized use of your access data.
6. Visibility Of Profiles, Settings For Profile Details
6.1. Your profile is only visible to registered users.
6.2. You can change and/or delete your profile details in your settings at any time.
7. User Content Requirements And User Obligations
7.1. You shall enter and/or make available on the Platform only lawful User Content (text, pictures etc.). They must not contain any depictions of violence and must not be sexually offensive. User Content must not contain any discriminating, offensive, racist and/or defamatory statements or representations and/or which are otherwise unlawful or unethical.
7.2. Including without limitation, User Content and/or making available of same on the Platform, may not conflict with any third party rights whatsoever (e.g. rights in the name, trademark rights, copyrights, data protection rights, personality rights etc.) and the User needs to be in control of the rights for making available the User Content on the Platform.
7.3. Commercial or other business use of the platform is only permitted in the event of a separate agreement with us.
7.4. Users may not insult, discriminate, threaten, stalk, mob or otherwise harass other users in their communication via the platform.
7.5. Duplication, transmission and/or public reproduction of user content of other users outside the platform or contrary to or outside the intended use of the platform is not permitted.
8. Blocking Of User Profiles
8.1. In The Case Of Paid Use:
8.1.1. We are permitted to block profiles of users if there are indications that their behaviour on the platform or their content is illegal or violates the rights of third parties. It shall be deemed an indication or breach of rights within the aforesaid meaning, among other occurrences, if any third party(ies) takes measures against us or you and where such measures are based on actual or alleged unlawfulness and/or breach of rights. The blocking shall be lifted if and once the respective suspicion of unlawfulness or breach of a third party's right will be cleared out.
8.1.2. We shall inform you promptly on any blocking and shall request you to clear out the respective reproach within an adequate time period.
8.2. In The Case Of Gratuitous Use:
8.2.1. We are entitled to block and/or delete user contributions at any time, insofar as your right to freedom of expression does not conflict with this.
9. Contract Period For Use Against Payment
9.1. The term of the contract for the remunerated uses shall be provided for separately.
10. Contractual Term For Gratuitous Uses (Registration)
10.1. The contract of use for gratuitious uses is concluded for an indefinite period. It can be terminated at any time by one of the parties, whereby in the event of termination on our part, a notice period of 2 weeks must be observed.
10.2. The right of the parties to terminate the contract at any time for good cause remains unaffected.
11. Liability for Defects
11.1. The general statutory provisions shall apply to any relevant warranty obligations on our part.
12. Exclusions and Limitations of Liability
Our liability for damages shall be subject to the following:
12.1. In case of intention or gross negligence, also on part of any persons assisting us in the performance of our obligations, we shall be liable in accordance with the applicable laws. The same shall apply in case of a damage caused by negligent violation of life, body or health.
12.2. In case of a damage to property or a financial damage, we shall solely be liable in case of breach of an essential contractual obligation, subject, however, to a maximum amount equal to the damage which was foreseeable at the time of conclusion of the contract and typical for the contract; essential contractual obligations within the aforesaid meaning shall be deemed such obligations the fulfilment of which is a prerequisite for performance of the contract and which the other party may generally expect to be complied with. Further statutory exclusions and limitations of liability shall remain unaffected.
12.3. Otherwise our liability, regardless of its legal grounds, shall be excluded.
12.4. The exclusions and limitations of liability under the above paragraphs (1) to (3) shall apply correspondingly in favour of the persons assisting us in the fulfilment of our obligations.
12.5. Any liability based on the assumption of a guarantee or under the German Product Liability Act ("Produkthaftungsgesetz") shall not be affected by the exclusions and limitations of liability under the preceding paragraphs (1) through (4).
13. Applicable Laws
13.1. The laws of Austria shall apply. The UN sales convention shall not apply. Where the customer is a Consumer, such choice of law shall only apply to the extent that it does not affect mandatory provisions of the country where the customer has its habitual place of abode.
Yes, I hereby grant Zeljko Culaja, Ingeborg-Bachmann-Straße 4a/3, 4600 Wels, Austria (hereinafter referred to as "Mr. Culaja") consent to process my information on sexual orientation, religion and/or political position for matching purposes within the framework of the dating platform beesinlove.com, in particular for the purpose of correspondingly allocating which profiles are displayed to me on the platform and which other users my profile is displayed to.
I can revoke my above consent at any time with effect for the future by deleting my user account or also by sending an e-mail to email@example.com.
4600 Wels, Austria
1. Processing of Personal Data
Logfiles when you visit our website
When visiting our website, our host provider protocols, for every access to its servers, so-called “logfile” data such as the name of the retrieved website, the previously visited website (“referrer” URL), product and version information of the used browser and operating system, the retrieving provider, date and time of access, used search engines, country of access, transferred data volume, name of downloaded files, and the IP address.
Legal basis for the respective processing of data is Article 6 (1) f) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Our legitimate interest in the storage of logfile data is based on the provision of system security including the clarification of cases of data abuse. The IP address will be deleted within max. 7 days unless it is required for a longer period of time due to a security related event, e.g. for purposes of clarification or proof.
When you send us a contact enquiry, we process the personal data that we need to respond to your enquiry, such as your name, postal address, email address, phone number etc.
The legal basis for processing your personal data in connection with contact enquiries is Article 6 (1) b) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
In conjunction with contact requests, we store your personal data for as long as is necessary to process your request, including an appropriate retention period for follow-up questions.
The provision of this personal data is not prescribed by law or contract, and it is not necessary for the purpose of entering into a contract. However, if you decide not to disclose this data to us, we will not be able to respond to your contact enquiry or – if you have provided only limited contact details – we will not be able to respond to it via all available communication channels.
When you register or place an order with us we process the personal data that we need to perform a contract with you, or to take steps at your request prior to entering into the contract, such as name, address, e-mail address, phone number, date of birth, chosen user name and payment details.
Personal data which is collected during the registration or order process is stored for as long as it takes to perform the contract (where applicable including the provision of a customer account), and/or to take steps at your request prior to entering into the contract, and/or to meet warranty, guarantee or similar obligations, and/or to comply with statutory archiving requirements.
The legal bases for processing the personal data collected in connection with registrations or orders are Article 6 (1) b) and Article 6 (1) c) of the General Data Protection Regulation.
Use of the platform
In your profile, you can add pictures and information about yourself, such as age, height, sexual orientationinterests, etc. in order to present yourself to other users on the platform.
You can change or delete your profile details - apart from your user name and your gender - at any time via the profile settings. You can also delete your entire profile at any time.
Your profile will only be displayed to registered users of the platform. You can use your profile settings to determine whether your profile should be visible on the platform.
Your profile data may be used on the platform for matching purposes, i.e. to suggest and/or display to users profiles of other users that may be of interest to them.
The legal basis for our processing of the data is Article 6(1)(a) DSGVO (consent) and/or Article 6(1)(b) DSGVO (performance of contract).
We can store your personal data collected in the context of profile entries and your communication to other users for as long as your profile exists on the platform.
When you subscribe to our newsletter, we process data to enable us to send the newsletter to you, such as your email address and name.
The legal basis for processing your personal data in connection with newsletter subscriptions is Article 6 (1) a) General Data Protection Regulation.
We store the personal data necessary to send you the newsletter until you revoke your consent to receiving the newsletter by unsubscribing.
If you do not provide us with data reqested as mandatory (as opposed to voluntary) for newsletter subscription, we will reject your subscription request.
a) Description and Functionality
Cookies are small text files which are saved on your computer and enable an analysis of your use of the website.
b) Own Cookies
When cookies are used, we store your personal data for as long as necessary to optimise your user experience on the website.
c) Revocation/ Objection/ Settings
You can revoke your consent to accept cookies or for data to be processed by cookies at any time by changing your browser’s cookie settings.
You can also set your browser to only accept cookies if you agree to it.
You can manage and/or block many advertisement cookies via the following services:
However, if your browser is configured to reject all cookies you may not be able to use some of the website's functions, services, applications or tools.
3. Rights of Data Subjects
Under Article 15 GDPR, you have the right to obtain information on the processing of your personal data (“Right of access by the data subject”).
Under Article 16 GDPR, you have the right to rectification of incorrect personal data and deletion of personal data concerning you (“Right to rectification”).
Under Article 17 GDPR, you can demand the deletion of personal data concerning you if one of the listed grounds applies (“Right to erasure/ Right to be forgotten”).
You also have the right, under Article 18 GDPR, to restrict the processing of personal data concerning you if one of the listed grounds applies (“Right to restriction of processing”).
Under Article 20 GDPR, you have the right to receive the personal data concerning you and to transmit that data to another controller (“Right to data portability”).
You have the right to lodge a complaint with the relevant supervisory authority. The relevant supervisory authorities are the Office of the Upper Austrian provincial government and the City Council of Wels.
The data protection officer for the above-mentioned responsibles is
KPMG Security Services GmbH
4. Right of Revocation
You can revoke your consent to the processing of your personal data, where such consent has been given, at any time, e.g. by way of email to our email address indicated first above. This does not affect the lawfulness of processing up to the time of consent revocation.
5. Right to Object
If we process data on the basis of Article 6, section 1 f) GDPR (“legitimate interests“), you are accorded the right under Article 21 GDPR to object to the processing of your personal data.
6. Disclosure of Your Data
Stripe Payments Europe, Limited
The One Building
1 Grand Canal Street Lower
(This is our payment provider. Personal data is only passed on to them if a membership is purchased!)