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DAMN CO designs, manufactures and markets functional merchandise and lifestyle goods that reflect the vision and aesthetic of its independent artist and creator partners.

DAMN CO is a subset of DAMN COMPANY

This website is operated by DAMN COMPANY LLC

Postal address
DAMN COMPANY LLC
4470 W SUNSET BLVD STE 613
LOS ANGELES, CA 90027 USA

Contact
E-Mail: web @ thedamncompany.com

LIABILITY

This website has been compiled with the greatest possible care. Nevertheless, no guarantee can be given for the correctness and accuracy of the information contained. Any liability for damages that arise directly or indirectly from the use of this website is excluded, unless they are based on intent or gross negligence. If this website refers to Internet pages operated by third parties, DAMN COMPANY LLC assumes no responsibility for their content.

DATA PROTECTION

Personal data (hereinafter mostly referred to as “data”) are only processed by us to the extent necessary and for the purpose of providing a functional and user-friendly website, including its content and the services offered there.


According to Art. 4 No. 1 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679, i.e. the General Data Protection Regulation (hereinafter referred to as “GDPR”), “processing” is any process carried out with or without the help of automated processes or any such series of processes in connection with personal data, such as collecting, recording, organizing, arranging, storing, adapting or changing, reading, querying, using, disclosing through transmission, dissemination or any other form of provision, comparison or linking, restriction, deletion or destruction.


With the following data protection declaration we inform you in particular about the type, scope, purpose, duration and legal basis of the processing of personal data, as far as we decide either alone or together with others about the purposes and means of processing. In addition, we will inform you below about the third-party components we use for optimization purposes and to increase the quality of use, insofar as third parties process data on their own responsibility.


Our data protection declaration is structured as follows:


I. Information about us as the person responsible

II. Rights of users and data subjects

III. Information on data processing


I. INFORMATION ABOUT US AS RESPONSIBLE

Responsible provider of this website in terms of data protection law is:


DAMN COMPANY LLC

4470 W SUNSET BLVD STE 613

LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA 90027 USA


II. RIGHTS OF USERS AND DATA SUBJECTS

With a view to the data processing described in more detail below, users and data subjects have the right


for confirmation as to whether the data concerning you is being processed, for information about the processed data, for further information about data processing and for copies of the data (see also Art. 15 GDPR);

to correct or complete incorrect or incomplete data (see also Art. 16 GDPR);

to the immediate deletion of the data concerning you (cf. also Art. 17 GDPR), or, alternatively, if further processing is necessary in accordance with Art. 17 Para. 3 GDPR, to restriction of processing in accordance with Art. 18 GDPR;

to receive the data concerning them and provided by them and to transfer this data to other providers / responsible parties (cf. also Art. 20 GDPR);

to complain to the supervisory authority if they are of the opinion that the data concerning them are being processed by the provider in violation of data protection regulations (see also Art. 77 GDPR).

In addition, the provider is obliged to notify all recipients to whom data has been disclosed by the provider of any correction or deletion of data or the restriction of processing that takes place on the basis of Articles 16, 17 Paragraph 1, 18 GDPR teaching. However, this obligation does not exist if this notification is impossible or involves disproportionate effort. Irrespective of this, the user has a right to information about these recipients.


According to Art. 21 GDPR, users and data subjects also have the right to object to the future processing of the data concerning them, provided that the data is provided by the provider in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR are processed. In particular, an objection to data processing for the purpose of direct advertising is permitted.


III. INFORMATION ON DATA PROCESSING

Your data processed when using our website will be deleted or blocked as soon as the purpose of storage no longer applies, the deletion of the data does not conflict with any statutory retention requirements and no other information on individual processing methods is given below.


SERVER DATA

For technical reasons, in particular to ensure a secure and stable website, data is transmitted to us or to our web space provider via your internet browser. These so-called server log files record the type and version of your internet browser, the operating system, the website from which you switched to our website (referrer URL), the website (s) of our website that you are visiting, the date and time of the respective access as well as the IP address of the internet connection from which our website is used.


This data collected in this way is temporarily stored, but not together with other data from you.


This storage takes place on the legal basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the improvement, stability, functionality and security of our website.


The data will be deleted again after seven days at the latest, unless further storage is required for evidence purposes. Otherwise, the data will be wholly or partially excluded from deletion until the incident has been finally resolved.


COOKIES

a) Session cookies / session cookies

We use so-called cookies on our website. Cookies are small text files or other storage technologies that are stored and stored on your device by the internet browser you use. These cookies process certain information about you on an individual basis, such as your browser or location data or your IP address.  


This processing makes our website more user-friendly, more effective and more secure, as the processing enables, for example, the reproduction of our website in different languages ​​or the offer of a shopping cart function.


The legal basis for this processing is Art. 6 Paragraph 1 lit b.) GDPR, provided that these cookies are used to process data to initiate or process contracts.


If the processing does not serve to initiate or process a contract, our legitimate interest lies in improving the functionality of our website. The legal basis is then Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR.


These session cookies are deleted when you close your Internet browser.


b) Third party cookies

Our website may also use cookies from partner companies with whom we work for the purpose of advertising, analysis or the functionalities of our website.


Please refer to the following information for details on this, in particular on the purposes and legal basis for processing such third-party cookies.


c) Disposal option

You can prevent or restrict the installation of cookies by setting your internet browser. You can also delete cookies that have already been saved at any time. The steps and measures required for this, however, depend on the specific Internet browser you are using. If you have any questions, please use the help function or documentation of your Internet browser or contact its manufacturer or support. In the case of so-called flash cookies, however, processing cannot be prevented via the browser settings. Instead you have to change the setting of your Flash player. The steps and measures required for this also depend on the specific Flash player you are using.


However, should you prevent or restrict the installation of cookies, this may mean that not all functions of our website can be used to their full extent.


NEWSLETTER

If you register for our free newsletter, the data you have requested for this purpose, i.e. your e-mail address and - optionally - your name and address, will be transmitted to us. At the same time, we save the IP address of the Internet connection from which you access our website, as well as the date and time of your registration. As part of the further registration process, we will obtain your consent to the sending of the newsletter, describe the content in detail and refer to this data protection declaration. We use the data collected in this way exclusively for sending the newsletter - therefore, in particular, it is not passed on to third parties.


The legal basis for this is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a) GDPR.


You can revoke your consent to the sending of the newsletter at any time with effect for the future in accordance with Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR. To do this, all you have to do is inform us of your revocation or use the unsubscribe link contained in every newsletter.


CONTACT INQUIRIES / CONTACT OPTIONS

If you contact us via the contact form or email, the data you provide will be used to process your request. The specification of the data is necessary for processing and answering your request - without providing it, we cannot answer your request, or at least only to a limited extent.


The legal basis for this processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b) GDPR.


Your data will be deleted if your request has been finally answered and the deletion does not conflict with any statutory retention requirements, for example in the event of a subsequent contract processing.


GOOGLE ANALYTICS

We use Google Analytics on our website. This is a web analysis service provided by Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, hereinafter referred to as “Google”.


Through certification according to the EU-US data protection shield ("EU-US Privacy Shield")


https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active


Google guarantees that the EU's data protection requirements will also be complied with when processing data in the USA.


The Google Analytics service is used to analyze the usage behavior of our website. The legal basis is Article 6 Paragraph 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the analysis, optimization and economic operation of our website.


Usage and user-related information, such as IP address, location, time or frequency of visits to our website, are transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, we use Google Analytics with the so-called anonymization function. With this function, Google shortens the IP address within the EU or the EEA.


The data collected in this way is in turn used by Google to provide us with an evaluation of the visit to our website and of the usage activities there. This data can also be used to provide other services related to the use of our website and the use of the Internet.


Google states that it will not associate your IP address with other data. In addition, Google maintains


https://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/partners


Further data protection information is available for you, for example also on the possibilities to prevent the use of data.


Google also offers


https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de


a so-called deactivation add-on along with further information on this. This add-on can be installed with the usual internet browsers and offers you further control over the data that Google collects when you visit our website. The add-on informs the JavaScript (ga.js) of Google Analytics that information about visiting our website should not be transmitted to Google Analytics. However, this does not prevent information from being transmitted to us or to other web analysis services. You can of course also find out in this data protection declaration whether and which other web analysis services are used by us.


GOOGLE FONTS

We use Google Fonts on our website to display external fonts. This is a service provided by Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, hereinafter referred to as “Google”.


Through certification according to the EU-US data protection shield ("EU-US Privacy Shield")


https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active


Google guarantees that the EU's data protection requirements will also be complied with when processing data in the USA.


In order to enable the display of certain fonts on our website, a connection to the Google server in the USA is established when our website is accessed.


The legal basis is Article 6 Paragraph 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the optimization and economic operation of our website.


Through the connection to Google established when our website is accessed, Google can determine from which website your request was sent and to which IP address the representation of the font is to be transmitted.


Google offers below


https://adssettings.google.com/authenticated


https://policies.google.com/privacy


further information, in particular about the possibilities of preventing data usage.


“FACEBOOK” SOCIAL PLUG-IN

We use the plug-in of the social network Facebook on our website. Facebook is an internet service provided by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. In the EU, this service is in turn operated by Facebook Ireland Limited, 4 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2, Ireland, hereinafter both referred to as “Facebook”.


Through certification according to the EU-US data protection shield ("EU-US Privacy Shield")


https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000GnywAAC&status=Active


Facebook guarantees that the EU's data protection requirements are also complied with when processing data in the USA.


The legal basis is Article 6 Paragraph 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in improving the quality of our website.


Further information about the possible plug-ins and their respective functions is available from Facebook


https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/


ready for you.


If the plug-in is stored on one of the pages you visit on our website, your Internet browser will download a representation of the plug-in from the Facebook servers in the USA. For technical reasons, it is necessary for Facebook to process your IP address. In addition, the date and time of your visit to our website are also recorded.


If you are logged into Facebook while you are visiting one of our websites with the plug-in, the information collected by the plug-in about your specific visit will be recognized by Facebook. Facebook may assign the information collected in this way to your personal user account there. If, for example, you use the so-called “Like” button on Facebook, this information will be saved in your Facebook user account and possibly published on the Facebook platform. If you want to prevent this, you must either log out of Facebook before visiting our website or use an add-on for your Internet browser to prevent the Facebook plug-in from being blocked.


Further information about the collection and use of data as well as your rights and protection options in this regard is available from Facebook under


https://www.facebook.com/policy.php


available data protection information.


MAILCHIMP - NEWSLETTER

We offer you the opportunity to register with us for our free newsletter via our website.


We use MailChimp, a service of The Rocket Science Group, LLC, 512 Means Street, Suite 404, Atlanta, GA 30318, USA, hereinafter referred to as "The Rocket Science Group", to send newsletters.


Through certification according to the EU-US data protection shield ("EU-US Privacy Shield")


https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000TO6hAAG&status=Active


The Rocket Science Group guarantees that EU data protection requirements will also be complied with when processing data in the USA. The Rocket Science Group also offers


http://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/


further data protection information.


If you register to receive our newsletter, the data requested during the registration process, such as your email address and, optionally, your name and address, will be processed by The Rocket Science Group. In addition, your IP address as well as the date of your registration and time are saved. As part of the further registration process, your consent to the sending of the newsletter is obtained, the content is specifically described and reference is made to this data protection declaration.


The newsletter then sent via The Rocket Science Group also contains a so-called tracking pixel, also known as a web beacon. With the help of this tracking pixel, we can evaluate whether and when you have read our newsletter and whether you have followed any further links contained in the newsletter. In addition to other technical data, such as the data of your EDP system and your IP address, the data processed is stored so that we can optimize our newsletter offer and respond to the wishes of the readers. The data is therefore used to increase the quality and attractiveness of our newsletter offer.


The legal basis for sending the newsletter and the analysis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a.) GDPR.


You can revoke your consent to the sending of the newsletter at any time with effect for the future in accordance with Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR. To do this, all you have to do is inform us of your revocation or use the unsubscribe link contained in every newsletter.


NEWSLETTER VIA TELEGRAM

You can also receive our free newsletter via Telegram - a cloud-based mobile and desktop messaging app with a focus on security and speed. Telegram is a service provided by Telegram FZ-LLC, Business Central Towers, Tower A, Office 1003/1004, P.O. Box 501919, Dubai, United Arab Emirates hereinafter referred to as "Telegram". In some cases, the processing of user data takes place on Telegram servers in the Netherlands. Certification according to the EU-US data protection shield ("EU-US Privacy Shield")


https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000TSnwAAG&status=Active


WhatsApp guarantees, however, that the data protection requirements of the EU are also complied with when processing data in the USA. WhatsApp also offers


https://telegram.org/faq


further data protection information


To be able to receive our newsletter via Telegram, you need a Telegram user account. For details on what data Telegram collects when registering, please refer to the aforementioned Telegram data protection information.


If you then register for our newsletter dispatch via Telegram, the mobile phone number you entered during the registration process will be processed by Telegram. In addition, your IP address as well as the date of your registration and time are saved. As part of the further registration process, your consent to the sending of the newsletter is obtained, the content is specifically described and reference is made to this data protection declaration.


The legal basis for sending the newsletter and the analysis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a.) GDPR.


You can revoke your consent to the sending of the newsletter at any time with effect for the future in accordance with Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR. All you have to do is inform us of your revocation. You can also block the receipt of newsletters by setting the Telegram software on your device.