We take the matter of protecting the personal data of our users very seriously and strictly adhere to the relevant provisions of data protection legislation (such as TMG; BDSG). Similarly, all data collected is protected to the very best of our ability by the technological and organizational measures put in place in our IT security and privacy policies. As a matter of principle, your data is not forwarded to third parties. Exceptions to this rule shall apply solely in the case of statutory or legal requirements, or when you have specifically approved such forwarding of data, or have expressed a wish for this to be done.
This statement provides you with an overview of the measure designed to assure such protection, together with an outline of the type of data collected and the purposes for which this is used.
In several different places, internet pages use so-called cookies. These are employed to make our service more user-friendly, more effective, and safer. Cookies are little text files deposited on your computer and stored by your browser. You can block the installation of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; yet we must point out that, in such an event, you may be unable to use the website’s many functions to the fullest extent possible. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies are not used by us as a means of storing personal data.
Revoking the (continued) processing and utilization of data
At any time, you may notify us that you wish to revoke the authorization previously given to us to store your personal data, and to make use thereof to provide the respective services.
Please note that, even in the event of such a revocation notice instructing us to stop using and/or stor-ing data, we reserve the right to continue to use your data to the extent that this may be required for billing purposes.
Moreover, instructions preventing us from making continued use of your data will inevitably mean that you may no longer be able to receive the services (newsletters, etc.) to which you subscribe, and that we shall have to terminate the supply of the services without further delay. As part of this process, your personal data will immediately be deleted and no longer retained in our data records.
Right to information
At all times, you have the right to be given information about the type and extent of the stored data relating to your person, the origin thereof, the persons receiving such data, and the storage purpose. (Contact data, see below, VIII.)
VI. Further information
On request, we shall naturally be happy to answer queries or requests for information and, for your own safety, shall also do so in writing/by post.
Amendments to and accessibility of data protection provisions
Privacy Statement for the Use of Google Analytics
You can prevent the acquisition by Google Analytics by clicking on the link below. An opt-out cookie will be set to prevent future collection of your information by visiting this website:
Overview of contact data for information and cancellation/revocation:
Contact data/data protection officer: firstname.lastname@example.org