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Privacy Policy


1. Introduction

This privacy policy details the personal data collected, processed and used by KICKRS.NET (Next Sports GmbH, Kaulbachstrasse 35, 80539 München GERMANY) regarding its users. KICKRS.NET particularly puts importance on the protection and confidentiality of data of users. The collection and use of users' personal data is carried out exclusively in accordance with legal provisions of the applicable data protection law. With this privacy statement, we will inform the user about what personal information we collect as part of their use of KICKRS.NET and for what purpose the data is used. The privacy policy does not apply to other websites to which users are routed via links from this website.

2. Responsible party / contact

Responsible party for the purposes of data protection legislation is:


Next Sports GmbH, Kaulbachstrasse 35, 80539 München GERMANY


If you have questions or suggestions regarding data protection, you can also send an email to us: address info@kickrs.net

3. Subject of personal data

The subject of data protection is personal data. These are according to § 3 para. 1 BDSG details about personal or factual circumstances of an identified or identifiable natural person. Included here, for example, information such as name, postal address , email address or phone number, possibly also usage data. Usage data are those data that are required in order to use our website, such as information on the beginning, end and extent of use of our website and credentials.

4. Automated data collection

KICKRS.NET can collect, process and use the following categories of personal data in connection with use of our website:

•    Operating system, browser type, browser version, browser configuration, name of Internet provider and other kinds of information related to users’ computers and connections relevant to the identification of users’ end devices and connections to the Website in order to enable data exchange with the user and the user’s device and to ensure a convenient use
•    URL and IP address of any website from which users visit our website or which forwards the user to our Website, including date and time 
•    Sub-pages accessed by users during their visit to our Website, including date and time and any links followed by users – including date, time 
•    All communication routed through the Website, including all the information that user shares with KICKRS and/or other users of the Website (questions addressed to KICKRS.NET by users through the contact function, contents of fields to be filled in by the user etc.).

5. Data inserted by you

To be able to use KICKRS.NET to its full extend, you need to sign in. If you are an investor in the context of KICKRS.NET and want to make investments, you have to, next to your name and your e-mail address, in addition complete your address and your bank details and possibly enter further data for the purpose of identification and settlement of investment. These data are needed to set up and manage a user account for you and be able to use the full range of KICKRS.NET. Finally, KICKRS.NET needs this and possibly other data in order to respond to requests, questions and criticism. This information is voluntary and not required to register on KICKRS.NET. Please note that all data and photos provided voluntarily on your profile are available to other users. Therefore, you should choose carefully what you set in your profile.

6. Interactive areas

KICKRS.NET offers discussion forums or other interactive areas including blogs in which you can create content, messages, comments, materials or other items on the sites ("Interactive Areas"). If you use an Interactive Area, you need to be aware that these areas are open to the public and, if necessary, all personal information you choose to provide, or enter at registration, can be viewed by others. We can not control how other visitors to our websites use this information. In particular, we can not prevent unwanted messages being sent to you. In interactive areas posted content can be stored for an unlimited period of time. If you wish, a set content to be removed at any time, please send us an e-mail inquiry to info@kickrs.net.

7. Purposes

We collect, process and use this personal data for the following purposes:

•    To manage, operate, maintain and improve the Website and advertised offers
•    To help us improve the website and our services
•    To answer questions of users and to meet their highest requirements
•    To avoid the illegal use of our website

8. Cookies

KICKRS.NET stores "cookies" to ensure to offer an extensive functional range and make using of our website more convenient. "Cookies" are small files that are saved with the help of your Internet browser on your computer. If you do not want the use of "cookies", you can prevent the saving of "cookies" on your computer by your internet browser settings. Please note that the functionality and the functional scope of our offer may be restricted.

KICKRS.NET uses the following cookies on its website:

•    Language selection cookie. This cookie saves the user's language selection so that the website can be displayed to the user in the same language during future visits.

Users may refuse the filing of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in their browser window. Users should note, however, that in this case they may not be able to enjoy the full functionality of this website.

9. Recipients of users' personal data

Third parties mandated by us to guarantee optimal operations of our Website can obtain access to users’ personal data. In particular this includes information about customer support, technical support and hosting of our systems. For processing of payments KICKRS.NET forwards payment data to the payment unwinding Bank. Our service providers are contractually obliged to process the personal data exclusively on our behalf and in accordance with our instructions. We also oblige our service providers to implement the technical and organisational measures required to ensure the protection of the personal data. Some of our service providers are domiciled in countries such as the US, where the applicable laws do not include provisions on data protection comparable to those applied by European or Swiss data protection legislation. In this case, we make sure (e.g. by concluding suitable contracts or requiring certification in accordance with the EU-US/Switzerland-US Safe Harbour agreement) that the relevant service provider guarantees suitable data protection. 

10. Google Analytics

KICKRS.NET uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "Cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and enable analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your shortened IP address) is transmitted to a Google server in the US and saved in their system. Google will use this information to provide analytics, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other internet related services to you. Google may also transfer this information to third parties if required by law or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf.
You can disable Google Analytics by a browser add-on if you do not want it. This can be downloaded here: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

11. Social Plugins

KICKRS.NET uses on its website plugins, among other things social networks facebook.com, Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA, Twitter.com, the Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco CA 94107, USA, Google +, Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, California, 94043, LinkedIn, the LinkedIn Ireland, 70 Sir John Rogerson's Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland and Xing, the XING AG, Dammtorstraße 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. For example, you will recognize the plug-ins with the respective network logos. Complemented by the pictogram of a clenched fist with a raised, upwardly facing thumb or the words "recommendation", "Like", "comment" or "I like it". Simply by visiting our website there will be no direct connection established to the servers of the social networks and data forwarded. The "Like" button is not active until you glide over it with the cursor and click on it. You can then leave your recommendation with a second click. If you have activated the "Like" button, it will transmit these various data to the social network.

These may include:

• Date and time of the visit of the site
• URL of the current site the visitor sees
• URL of the site that has been visited by the visitor before
• Browser used
• Operating system
• IP address of the visitor

If you are logged into Facebook, Twitter or Google parallel during the visit of our site, it is not excluded that the provider assigns the visit to your network account. If you use the plug-in functions (e.g. clicking the "Like" button or leaving a comment), this information is also transmitted from your browser directly to the respective social network and possibly stored there. Purpose and scope of data collection and further processing and use of data by the networks can be seen in the privacy policies of Facebook [http://www.facebook.com/policy.php ], Twitter [http://twitter.com/privacy] and Google [http://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/].

12. Cancellation of your personal data

If your data for the aforementioned purposes are no longer required, they will be deleted. As long as an investment is not repaid in full, your data for the purposes of contracts concluded are necessary and can not be deleted. If you want to delete your user account, please contact us by e-mail to info@kickrs.net and we will delete your profile completely and finally. If data must be retained for legal reasons, they are locked. These data are no longer available for further use.

13. Access and rectification

Of course, you have the right to receive upon request, information about the data stored by us about you. Likewise, you have the right to correct inaccurate data, blocking and deletion. To do so, please email info@kickrs.net.

14. Information on personal data

On request, KICKRS.NET will give users information on all of their stored personal data, recipients or categories of recipients and the purpose of storing the data. To this end, users can contact KICKRS.NET via info@kickrs.net.

15. Changes to this privacy policy

KICKRS.NET reserves the right to change this privacy policy. The current version of the privacy policy is available under http://www.kickrs.net/en/privacy-policy.

16. Other questions on data protection

Users are also welcome to contact KICKRS.NET for general questions regarding this data protection declaration and data protection at KICKRS.NET. To this end, users can contact KICKRS via info@kickrs.net.

Status 11.08.2015