The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this data privacy statement.
The use of our website is generally possible without providing personal data. If personal data (e. g. name, address or e-mail addresses) are collected on our pages, this is always done, wherever possible, on a voluntary basis. These data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent.
WPlease note that data transmission on the internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) may have security vulnerabilities. The complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.
Our pages include plugins from the social networking site Facebook, Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA. You can recognize Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the “Like button” on our site. You will find an overview of the Facebook plugins here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
If you do not want Facebook to associate your visits to our pages with your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.
This website uses the open source web analysis service Piwik. Piwik uses so-called “cookies”. These are text files that are stored on your computer and allow the analysis of your use of our website. For this purpose, the information generated by the cookie about the use of this website is stored on our server. The IP address is made anonymous before storage.
If you do not agree with the storage and use of your data, you can deactivate the storage and use here. In this case, an opt-out cookie is stored in your browser to prevent Piwik from storing usage data. If you delete your cookies, the Piwik opt-out cookie will be deleted as well. The opt-out must be reactivated when you visit our page again.
This site uses SSL encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as requests you send to us as the site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the address line of your browser changes from “http://” to “https://” and by the lock symbol in your browser line.
If SSL encryption is enabled, the data you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.
Our website uses features of the XING network. The provider is XING AG, Dammtorstraße 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. Each time you access one of our pages containing Xing’s features, a connection to Xing’s servers is established. To the best of our knowledge, personal data will not be stored. In particular, no IP addresses are stored and no usage behaviour is evaluated.
Information, Deletion, Blocking
You have always the right to free-of-charge information about your stored personal data, their origin, recipient, and the purpose of the data processing as well as a right to the correction, blocking or deletion of these data. You can contact us at any time at the address stated in the imprint for further questions on the subject of personal data.
In some cases, our internet pages use so-called cookies. Cookies do not damage your computer and contain no viruses. Cookies are used to make our website more user-friendly, effective and secure. 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 at the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your mobile device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognize your browser the next time you visit our website.
You can configure your browser in such a way that you are informed about the storage of cookies and allow cookies only in individual cases, you can exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally and you may activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. When cookies are disabled, the functionality of this website may be limited.
The provider of these pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:
- Browser type/ browser version
- Operating system used
- Referrer URL
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Time of the server request
These data cannot be associated to specific persons. This data is not combined with other data sources. We reserve the right to check this data at a later date if we become aware of specific indications of illegal use.
If you send us inquiries using the contact form, your data from the inquiry form, including the contact details you provide there, will be saved for the purpose of processing the inquiry and in case of follow-up questions. We do not pass on these data without your consent.
Objection to Advertising Emails
The use of contact data published within the scope of the imprint obligation to send unsolicited advertising and information material is hereby objected to. The operators of the pages expressly reserve the right to take legal action in case of unsolicited sending of advertising information, such as Spam E-mails.
If you wish to subscribe to the newsletter offered on the website, we need your e-mail address and information that will allow us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided and that you agree to receive the newsletter. No further data is collected. We use these data exclusively for sending the requested information and do not pass them on to third parties.
You can revoke your consent to the storage of data, your e-mail address and its use for sending of our newsletter at any time, e.g. via the “unsubscribe” link in the newsletter.