The operators of these sites take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with legal data protection regulations, as well as with this data protection statement.
The use of our website is normally possible without the provision of personal data. If personal data (e.g. name, address or email addresses) is collected on our sites, this is always done on a voluntary basis as far as possible. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent.
We would like to point out that data transmission across the internet (e.g. when communicating via e-mail) may have security flaws. Complete protection of data from access by third parties is not possible.
Most of the cookies we use are session cookies. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognise your browser on the next visit.
You can set your browser to inform you about the setting of cookies, to allow cookies in individual cases, to prevent the acceptance of cookies for specific cases or in general and to activate the automatic deletion of cookies when the browser is closed. The functionality of this website may be restricted when cookies are deactivated.
If you send us enquiries by means of a contact form, your information from the enquiry form, including the contact data you provide there, will be saved by us for the purpose of processing the enquiry and in the event of follow-up questions. We do not pass on this data without your consent.
If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we require an email address from you and information which will allow us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address and that you agree to receive the newsletter. Further data is not collected. We use this data exclusively for sending the requested information and do not pass it on to third parties.
You may revoke your consent to the storage of the data, of the e-mail address and its use for the sending of the newsletter at any time, for example, via the Unsubscribe link in the newsletter.
Data protection statement for the use of Google Analytics
This website uses features of the web analytics service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
You can prevent the saving of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that you may be unable to fully use all the features of this website in that case. In addition, you can prevent Google from tracking the data (including your IP address) generated by the cookie and your use of the website (including your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the available browser plugin, which is available by clicking on the link below: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
Objection to data collection
You can prevent Google Analytics from collecting your data by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie is set which prevents the future collection of your data when you visit this website: Disable Google Analytics
We have entered into an agreement with Google for contract data processing and fully implement the German data protection authorities’ strict requirements when using Google Analytics.
We use the Activation of IP Anonymisation feature on this website. This means that Google will abridge your IP address before sending within the Member States of the European Union or in other signatory states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the US and abbreviated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide the website operator with other services related to website and internet use. The IP address provided by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.
Data protection statement for use of Wordpress Stats
This website uses the WordPress Stats tool to statistically evaluate visitor access. The provider is Automattic Inc., 60, 29th Street # 343, San Francisco, CA 94110-4929, USA.
You can set your browser to inform you about the setting of cookies, to allow cookies in individual cases, to prevent the acceptance of cookies for specific cases or in general and to activate the automatic deletion of cookies when the browser is closed. The functionality of our website may be restricted when cookies are deactivated.
You can object to the collection and future use of your data by placing an opt-out cookie in your browser by clicking on this link: https://www.quantcast.com/opt-out/
If you delete the cookies on your computer, you must set the opt-out cookie again.
Data protection statement for the use of Facebook plugins (like button)
Plugins from the social network Facebook, provider Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA, are integrated into our sites. You can recognise Facebook plugins from the Facebook logo or from the like button on our site. An overview of Facebook plugins can be found here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
When you visit our sites, the plugin creates a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. Facebook will be informed with your IP address that you have visited our site. If you click the Facebook like button while you are logged in to your Facebook account, you can link the content of our sites to your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to associate the visit to our site with your user account. We would like to point out that as a provider of sites we do not receive any knowledge of the content of the transmitted data as well as its use by Facebook. For more information, see Facebook's Data Policy at http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php.
If you do not want Facebook to associate the visit to our sites with your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.
Data protection statement for the use of LinkedIn
Our website uses features of the LinkedIn network. The provider is the LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Each time you visit one of our sites that contains features from LinkedIn, LinkedIn connects to the LinkedIn servers. LinkedIn is informed with your IP address that you have visited our internet sites. When you click the Recommend button from LinkedIn and you are logged in to your LinkedIn account, it is possible to assign your visit to our website and to your user account. We would like to point out that as a provider of the sites we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data as well as its use by LinkedIn.
Data protection statement for the use of YouTube
Our website uses plugins from Google's YouTube site. The site is operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you visit one of our YouTube-enabled sites, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. This informs the Youtube server of which of our sites you have visited.
When you are logged in to your YouTube account, you allow YouTube to map your surfing behaviour directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
Comment feature on this website
Comments on this site include not only your comment, but also the time of comment creation, your email address, and, if you do not post anonymously, your chosen username.
Storing of IP address
Our comment function saves the IP addresses of the users who leave comments. Since we do not review comments on our site before publishing them, we require this data to be able to take proceedings against the author in the event of legal infringements, such as insults or propaganda.
Subscribing to comments
As a user of the site, you can subscribe to comments after logging in. You will receive a confirmation e-mail to check if you are the owner of the specified e-mail address. You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking on a link in the info email.
Information, deletion, blocking
You are always, and at no charge, entitled to information about your stored personal data, its origin and recipient, the purpose of the data processing and also have the right to correct, block or delete this data. To this end, as well as for further questions regarding the subject of personal data, you can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint.
Objection to advertising mails
The use of contact data published within the scope of the imprint obligation for the transmission of not expressly requested advertising and information material is hereby rejected. The operators of the sites expressly reserve the right to take legal steps in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, for example via spam e-mails.
Data protection statement for the processing of contracts and transfer of data to third parties
We collect, store, modify and transfer the personal data of our contractual partners exclusively for the processing of contracts, unless our contract partners use further services from us. We will pass on our contract partners’ data to third parties only to the extent that is necessary for the execution of the contract and is permitted within the framework of the German Federal Data Protection Act, for example, to delivery services. A further transfer of data to third parties will not be made, or will only be made when our contract partners have expressly agreed to this. Transfer of data to third parties for advertising purposes will not be made without the express consent of our contractual partner.
Our contractual partners may revoke their consent to the collection and use of personal data with effect for the future at any time. You can use the contact detail in the imprint for this.
Data protection statement for the use of the login area