Frequently asked questions

Over the past few years, many citizens have asked the BayLDA real-life questions regarding data protection issues. Listed below, you will find a selection of the most frequent Q&As. In same cases the alphabetic sequence does not fit exaclty to the english topics, because the sorting is arranged by the german terms. If there is a difference, we indicate the german term additionally in brackets.



Adress trading
Apps
Employer (Arbeitgeber)
Doctor (German: Arzt)
Right to obtain information (Auskunft)
Credit Agencies (Auskunfteien)

Bank
Financial standing (Bonitätsauskunft)

Cookies

Email marketing
Release from the duty of prior consenting and from the duty of confidentiality (Einwilligungs- und Schweigepflichtentbindung)

Free public access WiFi

Lotteries (Gewinnspiele)

HbbTV
Reference and Information System (Hinweis- und Informationssystem)

Internet
IP adress

Deleting personal data (Löschen von Daten)

Marketing research and opionion polls

Newsletter

Direct mail advertising (Postwerbung)

Scoring
Smart-TV
Social networks
Spam
Search engines

Telephone marketing
Tele-media
Tracking

Insurance (Versicherung)
Video surveillance

Website
Apartment (Wohnung)