It is generally possible to use our website without having to provide private information. To the extent our website collects private information (for example name, address, or email address), this is generally possible on a voluntary basis. We do not share this data with others without your expressed consent.
Please note that the online data transfer (e.g. in email communications) may have security gaps. It is not possibly to fully protect the data from third-party access.
The third-party use of contact information published due to our obligation to provide a masthead in order to send not specifically requested advertising and informational materials, is hereby expressly forbidden. The website operators specifically reserve the right to take legal steps in the event they receive unrequested advertising, for example in the form of spam.
Data private statement for the use of Facebook plug-ins (Like button)
Our website uses plug-ins from the social media network Facebook (Facebook Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California, 94025, USA). You will recognize the Facebook plug-ins from the presence of the Facebook logo or the “Like” button on our website. You can find an overview of Facebook plug-ins at hier:http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
When visiting our website, the plug-in creates a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. This is how Facebook is informed that your IP address visited our website. If you click on the Facebook “Like” button while logged into your Facebook account, you may link the content from our website to your Facebook profile. This way, Facebook can assign your visit to our website to your user account. Please note that we, the website provider, have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and their use by Facebook. For more information in this regard, please read Facebook’s data privacy statement at http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php
If you do not want Facebook to assign the visit to our website to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook account.
Data privacy statement for the use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”. They are test files that are stored on your computer and that make it possible to analyze how you use the website. The information generated by your use of this website is generally transmitted to a Google server in the United States and stored there. If using an anonymous IP address on this website, Google will, however, first shorten your IP address within the member states of the European Union or in other countries that have signed the Agreement on the European Economic Area.
The information generated by your use of this website is generally transmitted to a Google server in the United States and stored there. Google will use this information at the request of the operator of this website to analyze how you use the website, to generate reports on website activities, and to provide the website operator with services associated with the use of the website and the Internet. The IP address your browser provides within the context of Google Analytics will not be combined with other Google data.
You may prevent cookies from being stored by changing the settings of your browser software. Please note, however, that, in this case, you may not be able to fully use all the functions of this website. You may also prevent the gathering of the data relating to your use of the website generated by the cookie (including your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available here: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
Data privacy statement for the use of Google Adsense
This website uses Google AdSense, a service that embeds advertising of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google AdSense uses so-called “cookies”. They are test files that are stored on your computer and that make it possible to analyze how the website is used. Google AdSense also uses so-called web beacons (invisible graphics). These web beacons are able to analyze information such as the visitor traffic on this website.
The information generated by cookies and web beacons about your use of this website (including your IP address) and the delivery of advertising formats is generally transmitted to a Google server in the United States and stored there. Google may provide this information to Google’s partners. Google will not, however, combine your IP address with other data stored about you.
You may prevent cookies from being installed by changing the settings of your browser software accordingly. Please note, however, that, in this case, you may not be able to fully use all the functions of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of the data gathered about you by Google in the manner and for the purpose described above.
Data privacy statement for the use of Google +1
Gathering and forwarding of information:
The Google +1 button allows you to publish information globally. The Google +1 button provides you and other users with customized content from Google and our partners. Google stores both the information that you clicked on +1 for a particular content, and the information about the website that you were visiting when you clicked on +1. Your +1 may be shown as references together with your profile name and your photo in Google services such as search results or in your Google profile or elsewhere on websites and online ads.
Google records information about your +1 activity in order to improve Google services for you and others. You will require a globally visible, public Google profile, which must contain at least the name selected for the profile in order to be able to use the Google +1 button. This name will be used in all Google services. In some cases, this name may stand for another name that you used when sharing content through your Google account. The identity of your Google profile may be displayed to users who know your email address or that have other information that identifies you.
Use of the information that was gathered:
In addition to the intended purposes explained above, the information provided by you will be used in accordance with the applicable Google data privacy provisions. Google may publish summarized statistics about the +1 activities of users and/or may forward this information to users and partners such as publishers, advertisers, or affiliated websites.
Data privacy statement for the use of Twitter
We have integrated Twitter functions on our website. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., Twitter, Inc. 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. By using Twitter and the “re-tweet” function, the websites you visited are linked with your Twitter account and disclosed to other users. Data is transmitted to Twitter as well.
Please note that we, the website provider, have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and their use by Twitter. For more information in this regard, please read Twitter’s data privacy statement at http://twitter.com/privacy.
You may change your data privacy setting at Twitter in your account settings by going to unterhttp://twitter.com/account/settings.
Information, deletion, blocking
You are entitled at any time to free information about your private information that has been stored, its origin and recipient, and the purpose of the data processing. You are also entitled to have this data corrected, blocked, or deleted. To do so, or if you have any further questions about private information, please feel free to contact us at any time at the website operator’s address at firstname.lastname@example.org