It is in general possible to use our website without providing personal data. Where personal data (such as name, address or e-mail address) is collected on our website, this is always carried out as far as possible on a voluntary basis. These data will never be passed on to third parties without your express permission.
Please be aware that the transmission of data on the internet (for instance in the course of e-mail communication) may be liable to breaches of security. It is not possible to ensure absolute protection of the data from access by third parties.
The use by third parties of contact data - published within the framework of our obligation to publish this legal notice - for the distribution of promotional and information material that has not been explicitly requested is herewith explicitly forbidden. The operators of this website retain the right to take legal steps in the case of unsolicited promotional material being sent out, for instance in the form of e-mail spam
Data protection statement for the use of Facebook plugins (Like button)
Plugins for the social networking site Facebook (Facebook Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California, 94025, USA) are integrated within our webpages. You will recognise Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the Like button on our webpages. An overview of Facebook plugins is available at http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/. When you visit our website, a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server is created via the plugin. In this way, Facebook receives the information that you have visited our website using your IP address. When you click the Facebook Like button while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can make a link between the content of our webpages and your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to allocate the visit to our webpages to your user account. Please be aware that we as suppliers of the website obtain no knowledge of the content of the data transferred or its use by Facebook. You will find further information on Facebook's data protection statement at http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php
If you do not want Facebook to be able to allocate the visit to our website to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.
Data protection statement for the use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", text files which are stored on your computer and allow analysis of your use of the website. The information created by the cookie about your use of this website is generally transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. If IP anonymising is activated on this website your IP address will, however, be abbreviated in advance by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Convention on the European Economic Area.
Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website in order to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports on the website activities and to perform further services for the website operator associated with use of the website and use of the internet. The IP address transferred by your browser within the framework of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.
You may prevent storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, we would draw your attention to the fact that in this case you may not be able to make full use of all the functions of this website. Moreover, you can prevent the recording and transfer of the data created by the cookie relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google, as well as the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de or by clicking on the following link: Google Analytics deaktivieren.
Information, deletion, blocking
You are entitled at any time to obtain, free of charge, information about your stored personal data, where they came from, who has received them, and the purpose of the data processing, and you have the right to amend, block or delete these data. If you have any further queries about this or anything else to do with personal data, please do not hesitate to contact us at any time via the web operator's address given in the Legal Notice.
Use of Facebook Remarketing
This website uses the "Custom Audiences" remarketing function from Facebook Inc. ("Facebook"). This function is used to show visitors to this website advertisements related to their interests ("Facebook Ads") when they log into their Facebook account. The Remarketing tag from Facebook has been implemented on this website for this purpose. It establishes a direct connection to the Facebook servers when visiting the website. The information that you have visited this website is sent to the Facebook servers and Facebook assigns this information to your personal Facebook account. Further information about the collection and use of data by Facebook, as well as your rights in this respect and the options you have to protect your privacy, can be found in Facebook's Data Policy at https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/. Alternatively, you can deactivate the "Custom Audiences" remarketing function at https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads#_=_ . You must be logged into Facebook to be able to do this.