The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal data. If personal data are collected on our site (such as names, addresses and email addresses), this is always on a voluntary basis as far as possible. No personal data will be forwarded to third parties without your express consent.
Please be aware that there are security risks in transmitting data such as emails via the Internet, as it is impossible to fully protect data against third-party access.
We hereby expressly prohibit the third-party use of the contact data published as part of our legal notice obligations for the purpose of sending any advertising or informational materials that we have not expressly requested. The operators of this site expressly reserve the right to take legal steps in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising, for example via spam emails.
This website uses plugins from the social network Facebook (Facebook Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California, 94025, USA). The Facebook plugins are identified on our site by the Facebook logo or the “Like” button. An overview of the Facebook plugins can be found here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
If you do not want Facebook to associate your visit to our website with your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook account.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called cookies, text files which are stored on your computer and which allow your use of the website to be analysed. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is normally transferred to a Google server in the USA and is stored there. In the event that IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will, however, be shortened beforehand by Google within the member states of the European Union or in other states which are party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.
Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transferred to a Google server in the USA and then shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to assess your use of the website, to compile reports on website activities and to provide the website operator with other services related to the use of the website and the Internet. The IP address transferred from your browser by Google Analytics will not be combined with other Google data.
You can prevent the storage of cookies by using the appropriate setting in your browser software; however, please note that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent. You can also prevent the collection of the data (including IP address) generated by the cookie relating to your use of the website, as well as Google’s processing of these, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.
Our website incorporates functions of Twitter. These functions are provided by Twitter Inc., Twitter, Inc. 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. By using Twitter and the “Retweet” function, the websites you visit will be linked with your Twitter account and announced to other users. Data is also sent to Twitter in the process.
You can change your Twitter privacy settings under your account settings at http://twitter.com/account/settings.