Legal Notice / Data Protection
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of these web pages take the protection of your personal data very
seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance
with statutory data protection regulations as well as this data privacy
Our website can generally be used without having to enter personal
data. Whenever our web pages collect personal data (such as name,
address or email addresses), it is always done so on a voluntary basis,
if possible. This data will not be transferred to third parties, without
your express consent.
We would like to point out that data transmission on the Internet
(such as during communication via email) may have security
vulnerabilities. It is not possible to provide absolute protection of
data, as a result of access, by third parties.
§ 1 information on the collection of personal data
In the following we inform you about the collection of personal data,
when using our website. Personal data are all data that is personally
identifiable to you, such as name, address, e-mail addresses, user
(2) Person responsible, according to Article 4 (7) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is
(See our legal notice (impressum)). You can reach our data protection supervisor at
When you contact us by email, the information you provide (your e-mail
address, if necessary your name and phone number) is saved by us, to
answer your questions. We delete the data, in this connection after the
storage is not required any longer, or restrict the processing if there
are legal retention obligations.
(4) If we wish to use contracted service providers, for individual
functions of our offer or if you would like to utilize your data, for
commercial purposes, we will inform you in detail about the respective
operations below. We also designate the established criteria of the
§ 2 Your rights
(1) You have the following rights to us regarding the personal data relating to you: - Right to information, - Right to rectification or deletion, - Right to limitation of processing, - Right to object to the processing, - Right to data transferability. (2)
You also have the right to complain to a data protection supervisory
authority about the processing of your personal data, by us.
§ 3 Collection of personal data when visiting our website
In the case of merely informational use of the website, i.e., if you do
not register or otherwise provide us with information, we only collect
the personal data that your browser transmits to our server. If you wish
to view our website, we collect the following data, which are
technically necessary for us to show you our website and to ensure
stability and security (legal basis is Article 6 Para 1 P. 1 lit. f
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)):
- Date and time of the request
- Time zone difference at Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
- Content of the request (specific page)
- Access status/HTTP status code
- Amount of transferred data
- Website from which the request comes
- Operating system and its interface
- Language and version of the browser software.
(2) In addition, to the aforementioned data, cookies are stored on
your computer, when you use our website. Cookies are small text files
that are stored on your hard disk, saved and assigned to the browser you
are using, and specific information through the location, set by the
cookie (here by us). Cookies cannot execute programs or transfer viruses
to your computer. They serve to make the Internet experience (offer)
more user-friendly and more effective.
a) This website uses the following types of cookies, the scope and functionality of which are explained below:
- Transient cookies (thereto b)
- Persistent cookies (thereto c).
Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close the browser.
This includes, in particular, the session cookies. These store a
so-called session ID, with which different requests from your browser
can be assigned to the shared session. This will allow your computer to
be recognized again when you return to our website. The session cookies
are deleted when you log out or close the browser.
cookies are automatically deleted, after a specified duration, which may
differ depending on the cookie. You can delete the cookies, at any time
in the security settings of your browser.
d) You can configure your
browser settings, according to your preferences and, for example, refuse
to accept third-party cookies or all cookies. We point out to you that
you may not be able to use all functions of this website.
§ 4 Other functions and offers of our websites
(1) In addition to the purely informational use of our website, we
offer various services which you can use if you are interested. To do
this, you usually need to provide additional personal information that
we use to provide the respective service and for which the
aforementioned data processing principles apply.
(2) We use some of our services to process your data, from external
service providers. These were carefully selected and commissioned by us,
are bound by our instructions and are regularly checked.
(3) Furthermore, we may disclose your personal data to third parties
if action participation, contests, contracts or similar services are
offered by us together, with partners. For further information please
contact us by providing your personal data or below in the description
of the offer.
(4) If your service providers or partners have their domicile in a
state outside of the European Economic Area (EEA), we inform you of the
consequences of this circumstance in the description of the offer.
§ 5 Opposition or revocation against the processing of your data
If you have given your consent to the processing of your data, you can
revoke it at any time. Such revocation affects the admissibility of the
processing of your personal data after you have pronounced it against
(2) If we base the processing of your personal data on the balancing
of interests, you can object against the processing. This is the case if
the processing is not necessary, in particular to fulfill a contract
with you, which is presented by us in the following description of the
functions. If you exercise such an objection, we ask you to explain the
reasons why we should not process your personal data as we have done. In
the event of your reasoned objection, we will examine the situation and
either adjust or adapt the data processing or indicate to you our
compelling reasons for which we continue processing.
(3) Of course, you may at any time object to the processing of your
personal data, for purposes of advertising and data analysis. You can
inform us about your advertising objection, with the following contact
§6 Use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a Web Analytics service from Google
Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files
that are stored on your computer and which allow you to analyze the use
of the website. The information which cookies generate on your use of
this website will generally be transferred to a Google server in the USA
and saved there. However, if IP anonymization is activated on this
website, Google will abbreviate your IP address, in advance, within the
member states of the European Union or in other states party to the
Treaty on the European Economic Area. The complete IP address will only
be transferred to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there in
exceptional cases. Google will use this information on behalf of the
operator of this website, to analyze your use of the website, to compile
reports on website activities and provide the website operator, with
further services related to website and Internet usage.
(2 ) Google will not link the IP address which your browser transfers, within the context of Google Analytics, to other data.
(3 ) You can prevent cookies from being saved, by setting your
browser software to do so; however, we would like to point out that all
functions of this website may not be fully usable if you do so.
Furthermore, you can prevent the recording of data usage, of the website
related data, which the cookies generate (including your IP address) by
Google and prevent this data from being processed by Google, by
downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the
following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.
(4) This website uses Google Analytics with the extension
"_anonymizeIp ()". As a result, IP addresses are truncated further and a
person's data can be excluded. As far as the data collected about you
has a personal reference, it is thus immediately excluded and the
personal data is deleted immediately.
(5) We use Google Analytics to analyze and regularly improve the use
of our website. We can improve our offer, through the obtained
statistics and make it more interesting for you, as a user. For the
exceptional cases in which personal data are transferred to the United
States, Google has subjected itself to the EU-US privacy shield,
https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework. The legal basis for the
use of Google Analytics is Article 6 (1) p. 1 lit. F General Data
Protection Regulation (GDPR).