We would like to explicitly point out that data transmission on the Internet (e.g. communication by e-mail) has security gaps and cannot be completely protected against access by third parties.
Using the contact data in our imprint for commercial advertising is expressly not desired, unless we have given our prior written consent or a business relationship already exists. The provider and all persons named on this website hereby object to any commercial use and disclosure of their data.
You can visit our website without providing any personal data. Collection of personal data (such as name, address or e-mail address) through our pages is, as far as possible, done on a voluntary basis. This information will not be passed on to third parties without your explicit consent. If you and we intend to establish, change or restructure a contractual relationship or if you make an inquiry, we collect and use personal data from you to the extent necessary for these purposes (inventory data). We collect, process and use personal data to the extent necessary so that you can make use of the website (usage data). All personal data will only be stored as long as this is necessary for the stated purpose (processing of your inquiry or execution of a contract). In doing so, retention periods under tax and commercial law are taken into account. By order of the competent authorities, we may disclose information about this data (inventory data) in individual cases, insofar as this is necessary for the purpose of criminal prosecution, to avert threats, to fulfil the legal duties of the constitutional protection authorities or the Military Counter-Intelligence Service or to enforce intellectual property rights.
In the context of the commenting function, we collect personal data (e. g. name, e-mail) as part of your comment on a post only to the extent that you have communicated it to us. When a comment is published, the e-mail address you provide will be saved but not published. If you have not entered a pseudonym, your name will be published.
A cookie is a small file consisting of letters and numbers that is stored on your device when you visit a website. A cookie contains information that is transferred to your computer. This information is sent back to the website each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes this cookie.
You can delete or block all cookies from this website, but this may limit the functionality of the website. Detailed information on deleting or blocking cookies can be found in the settings / help functions of your current browser.
The following cookies are used:
|statistic||Used to distinguish visitors (Google Analytics)||2 years|
|statistic||Used to distinguish visitors (Google Analytics)||24 hours|
|statistic||Used to reduce the request rate (Google Analytics)||1 minute|
|data protection||Set when accepting the cookie note of this website||1 month|
|Protection against hacker attacks||Used to prevent unauthorized and malicious attacks on this website||1 hour|
Data protection disclaimer for the Facebook plugin
Our website uses plugins by Facebook.com, which is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. Users of our website, on which the Facebook plugin (“Like” button) is installed, are hereby informed that the plugin establishes a connection to Facebook, whereby it transmits the plugin to your browser so that it appears on the website.
In addition, the use of this information will be forwarded to the Facebook servers, which contain information about your visits to our website. For logged in Facebook users, this means that the usage data is assigned to your personal Facebook account.
As soon as you, as a logged-in Facebook user, actively use the Facebook plugin (e. g. by clicking on the “Like” button or using the commenting function), this data is transferred to your Facebook account and published. You can only avoid this by logging out of your Facebook account.
Data protection disclaimer for the web analysis service Google Analytics
Data protection disclaimer for the web advertising service Google Adsense
This website uses Google Adsense, a web advertising service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Adsense uses so-called “cookies”. These are text files which are stored locally on your computer and make it possible to track the usage of this website. Google Adsense also uses so-called “web beacons” (small invisible graphics) to collect information. The use of the web beacon allows simple actions such as visitor traffic to be recorded and collected on the website. The information generated by cookies and/or web beacons about your use of this website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website with regard to advertisements, to compile reports on website activity and advertisements for website operators and to provide other services associated with website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties if required by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google. Google will never connect your IP address with other Google data. You can prevent the storage of cookies on your hard drive and the display of web beacons by selecting “Do not accept cookies” in your browser settings (In MS Internet Explorer under “Tools > Internet Options > Privacy > Settings”; in Firefox under “Tools > Settings > Privacy > Cookies”); however, we would like to point out that in this case, you may not be able to use all the functions of this website in full. By using this website, you agree to the processing of the data collected about you by Google in the manner and for the purpose described above.
Data protection disclaimer for the Google+ social network
This website uses the so-called “G +1” button of the social network Google Plus operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”). The button is identified by the “G +1” character. If you are registered with Google Plus, you can use the “G +1” button to express your interest in our website and share content from our website with Google Plus. In this case, Google stores the information that you have provided a “G +1” for one of our posts as well as information about the page you viewed. Your “G +1” may be displayed together with your name (or photo, if available) on Google Plus in other Google services such as Google Search or your Google profile.
Data protection disclaimer for “Google Remarketing” and “similar target groups” function of Google Inc.
This website uses the remarketing or “similar target group” function of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”). This allows you to be targeted with advertising by displaying personalised and interest-based ads when you visit other websites i the Google Display Network. “Google Remarketing” or the “similar target groups” function uses “cookies”, which are text files stored on your computer to help the website analyse how users use the site. These text files are used to record your visits and to collect anonymous data about the use of the website. Personal information will not be stored. If you visit another website in the so-called “Google Display Network”, you may see advertisements that are highly likely to include product and information areas previously accessed on our website.
This website uses the “Google AdWords Conversion Tracking” function of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”). Google AdWords Conversion Tracking uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and that enable an analysis of your use of the website if you clicked on a Google ad. Cookies are valid for a maximum of 90 days. Personal information will not be stored. As long as the cookie is valid, Google and we as website operators can detect that you have clicked on an ad and reached a specific target page (e. g. order confirmation page, newsletter registration). These cookies cannot be tracked across multiple websites by different AdWords affiliates. The cookie creates conversion statistics in “Google AdWords”. These statistics record the number of users who clicked on one of our ads. It also counts how many users have reached a target page with a conversion tag. However, the statistics do not contain any data with which you can be identified.
Data protection disclaimer for the use of the web messaging service twitter.com
We have also integrated the web messaging service twitter.com on our website. This is provided by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. Twitter offers the so-called “tweet” function. This allows you to publish 280 character messages with web page links in your own Twitter account. If you use Twitter’s “tweet” function on our websites, the respective website will be linked to your Twitter account and, if necessary, published there. Data is also transferred to Twitter.
Twitter offers you the opportunity to set your own privacy settings at the following link: http://twitter.com/account/settings.
Right of access
You are entitled to inquire at any time about the data collected about yourself, free of charge and without delay. You have the right at any time to revoke your consent to the use of your personal data with effect for the future. For further information please contact the provider under the contact information in the imprint.