Some parts of this website use so-called “Cookies”. Cookies do not damage your computer nor do they contain viruses. Cookies
serve to make our website more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are
small text files that are deposited on your computer and saved by your browser.
The majority of cookies we use are so-called “Session Cookies” and are deleted automatically when you leave the website. Other cookies remain stored on your computer and allow us to recognize your browser when you return to our website.
You can set up your browser options to inform you when cookies are used and to only allow cookies in certain circumstances, or not at all, as well as to automatically delete all cookies when the browser is closed. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of the website can be affected.
Server Log Files
The website host automatically collects and stores certain information in so-called “Server Log Files”, which your browser automatically transmits to us. The following information is collected:
These data cannot be associated with a certain person, nor are they collated with data from other sources. We reserve the right to examine these data later, if presented with concrete evidence of illegal activity.
Google Analytics and Plug-Ins
We use Google
Analytics on our website for the purpose of constantly improving the website
and/or detecting errors. Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided
by Google Inc. (https://www.google.de/intl/de/about/)
(1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; hereinafter “Google”).
For this purpose, pseudonymized user profiles are created and cookies used (see
above.) The information created by the cookie regarding your use of this website,
such as browser type/version, computer operating system, referrer-URL (previously
visited page), computer host name (anonymized IP address), time of server request,
are transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. This
information is used to evaluate use of the website, to create reports about
website activity, and to provide other services in connection with market research
and customer-oriented design of this website. This information may be given to third-parties where this is legally required
or the third-parties process these data to order. In no case is your IP address
collated with other data by Google. IP addresses are anonymized so that correlation
is not possible (IP-Masking).
You can prevent installation of cookies via corresponding settings in your browser, however we would point out that in this case certain functions of this website may not be fully accessible.
Furthermore, you can prevent the collection of data created by the cookie in reference to your use of our website (including your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing a browser add-on (https:// tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de).
You can find further information regarding data privacy in connection with Google Analytics in Google Analytics Help (https://support.google.com/analytics/?hl=en#topic=).
If you contact us via the contact form on this website, the information you provide in this form, including your contact information, is saved by us, with the aim of processing your inquiry and in case of follow-up questions. We do not give this information to third parties without your express permission.
For the purpose of security and to protect transfer of confidential information, for example inquiries you send to us as website owner, this website uses SSL encryption. You can recognize an encrypted site by the change in URL from http:// to https:// and by the lock symbol in the browser address bar. When this SSL encryption is activated, any data you send to us cannot be read by third parties.
Right to information, deletion and exclusion
You have at all times the right to be informed, without charge, regarding any personal data we may collect, including its origin, the recipient and the purpose of any data processing, as well as the right to require that this data is corrected, deleted or excluded. You can contact us in this regard, as well as with any other inquiries regarding data privacy at the address given in the website imprint.