for the YouTube channel of Leitz GmbH & Co. KG

We, Leitz GmbH & Co. KG, use the news service (following YouTube platform) of YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066 USA (“YouTube”). We use the technical platform and services of YouTube and operate our own YouTube channel at:

YouTube belongs to the corporate group of Google LLC (“Google2), 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland is responsible for the data processing of personal data for the states of the European Union, the European Economic Area and Switzerland.

If you use the interactive functions on the YouTube platform, such as sharing, rating or commenting, this is done at your own risk.

In the following we would like to inform you about data processing by YouTube and us in the context of our YouTube channels.

What data do we process when you use YouTube?

As part of our YouTube channel itself, we do not process any data directly.

However, if you have entered data yourself as a registered user on YouTube, such as your user name and the content published under your own account, we will process it as follows:

  • We share or reply to your comments
  • We will write a post referring to your profile

In this case, the data you enter on YouTube, in particular your (user) name and the content published under your account, will be processed to the extent that they are included in our offer and made available to our fans.

You can assert your data subject rights to information, correction, blocking, data portability or deletion of data from us at

Further information on how we process data can be found at:


What data does YouTube process?

The data collected about you when using the YouTube platform will be processed by YouTube and possibly transmitted to countries outside the European Union. We have no influence on the type and scope of the data processed by YouTube, the type of processing and use or the transfer of this data to third parties, especially in countries outside the European Union.

Information about which data is processed by YouTube and for what purposes can be found in Google's privacy policy:

The following data are affected:

  • First and Last Name,
  • Phone number,
  • E-mail address,
  • Credit card number,
  • Device-related information, such as hardware, operating system,
  • Device ID, cellular network
  • Log data, such as IP address, referral URL, date and time of the request, browser type, location
  • Please note that YouTube will also receive data from you if you have not created a profile on the YouTube platform yourself, but visit third-party websites and apps that use YouTube services or with whom YouTube offers services together. This includes, for example, information about the websites and apps you have visited or interactions with advertisers.

With the help of cookies and similar technologies, it is also possible to record your visits to this website and assign them to your profile. This data can be used to offer content or advertising tailored to you.

You can find information on YouTube's contact options at

Information on how YouTube uses the data from your visit to the YouTube platform for its own purposes or passes it on to third parties can also be found in Google's privacy policy

Please note that YouTube may combine personal data from one service with information and personal data from another Google service. Further information can be found at:

If you have your own account, your activities on other websites and in apps can also be linked to your personal data in order to improve the services of YouTube or Google or the advertising they display. However, this also depends on your account settings. Further information can be found at:



How can you restrict the processing of your data by YouTube?

You can check and update the processing of your data in the Google activity settings. Using the Google Dashboard, you have the ability to review and manage certain types of information associated with your Google Account. You can access and edit your Google advertising preferences through the advertising settings. You can find information on this and on other settings and options here (with further references):

You can also set your browser so that all cookies, including the provider's cookies, are blocked or a message is displayed as soon as a cookie is set by the provider. In addition, you can use the setting options on mobile devices to restrict the service's access to contact and calendar data, photos, location data, etc. However, this depends on the operating system used.

You can also find information on how to access and update your personal data in Google's data protection declaration at: