Privacy Statement

We take the protection of your personal data very seriously.

We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the legal data protection regulations as well as this privacy policy.

The use of our website

is usually possible without providing personal information. As far as on our sides personal data (eg name, address or email addresses) are collected, this is as far as possible on a voluntary basis. These data will not be exposed to third parties without your prior consent. We point out that data transmission over the Internet (eg when communicating via email) can have security risks. A complete protection of data against unauthorized access by third parties is impossible.

Privacy Statement for the use of Facebook plugins:

We use social plug-ins from facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. The plug-ins can be recognized by way of the Facebook logo or the supplement "Facebook Social Plug-in". For example, if you click on the "Like" button or leave a comment, the relevant information is transmitted directly from your browser to Facebook and stored there. Furthermore, Facebook makes your likes public for your Facebook friends. If you are logged into Facebook, it can assign the invocation of our page directly to your Facebook account. Even if you are not logged in or don't have a Facebook account, your browser sends information (e.g. which web pages you have called up, your IP address) which is then stored by Facebook. For details about handling of your personal data by Facebook and your related rights, please refer to the data privacy policy of Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/policy.php
If you do not want Facebook to map data collected about you via our Web sites to your Facebook account, you must log out of Facebook before you visit our web pages.

Privacy Statement for the use of LinkedIn:

Our sites use functions of the network LinkedIn. Provider is the LinkedIn Corporation 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043.
Every time a page contains features of LinkedIn, a connection to LinkedIn servers is established.
LinkedIn will be informed that you have visited our website with your IP address.
If you click the "Recommend" button LinkedIn and are logged into your account with LinkedIn, it is possible to associate your visit to our website you and your account.
We point out that we as providers of the sites have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and use them through LinkedIn.
For more information, please see the privacy policy of LinkedIn:
https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy

 

Privacy Statement for using Google +1:

Our pages use features of Google +1.
Provider is the Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043. Collection and dissemination of information:
The Google +1 button you can publish information worldwide.
About the Google +1 button you and other users receive personalized content from Google and our partners.
Google will store both the information that you have given for a content +1, as well as information about the page you viewed when you click +1.
Your +1 can be shown as evidence along with your Profile name and photo in Google services, such as in search results or in your Google profile, or elsewhere on websites and ads on the Internet.
Google records information about your +1 activities to improve Google's services for you and others.
To use the Google +1 button, you need a globally visible, public Google profile that must contain at least the chosen name for the profile.
This name is used in all Google services. In some cases, this name can also substitute any other name that you used when sharing content via your Google account.
The identity of your Google profile can be shown users who know your e-mail address or other identifying information from you.
Using the information collected: Addition to the above uses the information you provide in accordance with the applicable Google privacy policy will be used.
Google may release summary statistics on the +1 activities of users and sends it to users and partners, such as publishers, advertisers or linked sites.

Privacy Statement for using Google Analytics:

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”).
Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site.
The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
In case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.
Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transfered to a Google server in the USA and truncated there.
The IP-anonymisation is active on this website.
Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage.
The IP-address, that your Browser conveys within the scope of Google Analytics, will not be associated with any other data held by Google.
You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.
You can also opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Addon for your current web browser:
http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.
As an alternative to the browser Addon or within browsers on mobile devices, you can click this link in order to opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics within this website in the future (the opt-out applies only for the browser in which you set it and within this domain).
An opt-out cookie will be stored on your device, which means that you'll have to click this link again, if you delete your cookies.

Access, cancellation, blocking:

You always have the right to free of charge information about your stored personal data,
its origin and destination and the purpose of data processing as well as a right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data.
For this purpose, as well as other questions relating to personal data, you can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint.

Use of Cookies:

Our websites sometimes use so-called cookies.
Set cookies on your computer are no harm and do not contain viruses.Cookies are used to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and safer.
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies". They are automatically deleted after your visit.
Other cookies remain on your device memory until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit.
You can set your browser so that you are informed about the use of cookies and allow cookies only in individual cases,
activate the acceptance of cookies in certain cases or general rule and the automatic deletion of cookies when you close the browser.
Upon deactivation of cookies, the functionality of this website may be restricted.

Server-Log-Files:

The provider (host) of our pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, that your browser automatically forwards to us.

These are:
• Browser type / browser version
• Operating system used
• Referrer URL
• Host name of accessing computer
• Time of server request

These data are not specifically pointing to individuals. A reunion of these data with other data sources is not made.
We reserve the right to examine these data retrospectively if us concrete evidence of unlawful use are known.

Contact form:

If you send us via the contact form requests, your data from the Request Form, including the contact details provided by you will be stored there for the purpose of processing the request and in the case of follow-up communication with us. These data will not be disclosed without your prior consent.

Opposition promotional emails:

The use of published under the imprint obligation for sending unsolicited advertisements and information materials is hereby rejected. The operators of these pages expressly legal steps in case of unsolicited promotional information, such as spam e-mails.

Newsletter Data:

If you want to receive the newsletter offered on our website,
we need your e-mail address and information that allow us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address and agree to receive the newsletter.
Further data are not collected. We use this information exclusively for sending the requested information and pass it on to third parties.
The consent for storing the data, the e-mail address as well as their use for sending the newsletter can be revoked at any time, for example through the "unsubscribe" link in the newsletter.