It is generally possible to use our website without providing any personal data. To the extent where personal data is collected on our sites (e.g. name, address or e-mail address) this is always done on a voluntary basis as far as possible. This data will not be disclosed to third parties without your express approval.
Please note that any form of data transmission via the internet (e.g. communication via e-mail) may have security flaws. It is impossible to completely keep third parties from accessing the data.
We explicitly prohibit third parties to use contact data that has been published as part of the site notice for sending advertisement and information material that was not explicitly requested. The maintainers of the sites explicitly reserve the right to take legal action in case of any unwanted advertisement information being transmitted, e.g. by means of spam mails.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web-analysis service provided by Google Inc. („Google“). Google Analytics uses what is known as “cookies“, i.e. text files that are stored on your computer and that make it possible to analyse your usage of the website. The information generated by the cookie regarding your usage of this website will generally be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and will be stored there. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, Google will shorten your IP address within the EU member countries or other countries that are subject to the European Economic Area agreement.
It is only in exceptional cases that the full IP address will be transmitted to a US-based server and shortened there. Google will use this information by order of the maintainer of the website to analyse your usage of the website, to put together website activity reports and to provide other services related to the usage of the website and the internet vis-à-vis the maintainer of the website. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the framework of Google Analytics will not be combined with other Google data.
You can prevent cookies from being deposited if you adjust the settings of your browser software accordingly; we do, however, inform you that this may lead to you not being able to use all the features of this website. You may also prevent Google from acquiring cookie-generated data related to your usage of the website (incl. your IP address) as well as prevent the distribution of such data by Google if you download and install the browser plug-in that is available at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
Information, deletion, blocking
You are, at all times, entitled to receive free information regarding your stored personal data, its source and its recipient and the purpose for which the data is processed. You are also entitled to have such data corrected, blocked or deleted. Regarding this matter and regarding any other questions on the subject of personal data you may always contact the maintainer of the website via the address that is listed in the site notice.