We place great importance on personal data protection and take the subject very seriously. Therefore, we would like to provide you with all details on the collection of data on our website and the purposes, for which it is processed and used.
Collection, processing and use of personal data
You can visit our website without providing any personal details. We only collect general access data unrelated to any personal information, such as the name of your internet service provider, the last page you visited and the name of the file requested along with the date of request. The above information will only be analyzed in order to improve our services and does not allow any access to information about you. Personal data will only be collected if you willingly share it while visiting our website. We always abide by the relevant laws and regulations, particularly the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz, “BDSG”) as well as the Telemedia Act (Telemediengesetz, “TMG”).
When contacting us (via email email@example.com), we only save the provided data to process the inquiry and, in case of further questions, to contact you.
Newsletter You may subscribe to our newsletter. To do this, you must provide us with your email address. If you wish, you may provide us with further information used to improve our newsletter. We will use your email address only to send you our newsletter. You may unsubscribe from our newsletter at any time. To do this, please use the link in the newsletter or send us an email to (firstname.lastname@example.org)
We use the so called „Cookies” for some our pages in order to make our services more attractive and also to enable the use of additional functions. Cookies are small pieces of data, which are transferred to your computer when you visit the particular page. Most of the cookies we use will be automatically erased from your system once you end your browsing session (“Session Cookies”). The so called “long lasting Cookies” will remain on your computer and will make it possible for us to identify you when you visit our site again. No partner companies we might work with will be allowed to collect, process or use any personal information from our site by means of cookies. You can block the saving of cookies to your computer in your browser’s options menu. This could lead to a reduced functionality of our site though. You can find more information on cookies in the “help” section of your browser.
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Social-Media and Plugins
You will find links to social networks on our website. The following information shall apply with regard to data protection:
We use links to the external social network Facebook. This service is exclusively offered by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (Facebook). The links on our website are recognizable by the Facebook logo or by the “Like” icon. Clicking the links will activate the Facebook plugins and your browser will automatically redirect to Facebook. Once you open the links and sign into your Facebook account while using our website, the information of your visit will be sent to Facebook, which can then relate this information to your account. The information will be saved on Facebook’s servers. You can prevent this by signing out of your Facebook account before you click the links. The links‘ functionalities, particularly the transfer of user information to Facebook will not be activated by merely visiting our website, but only by clicking the links. Please read Facebook’s privacy protection statement (https://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation) for more information about the purposes and scale of data collection by Facebook as well your options of changing your privacy settings.
Regarding the use of our Facebook fanpage, we advise you that it is unclear what specific data Facebook saves and how the company uses it. It is possible that Facebook keeps record of your activities in the social network along with collecting data. Also, Facebook receives information on the major data of your computer system, which you used to log into the internet – including the IP address, type of processor and browser version, plugins and each visit of a website, having the “like” button installed. If you sign in your Facebook account while using our fanpage, the information of your visit will be sent to Facebook, which can then relate this information to your account. The information will be saved on Facebook’s servers. You can prevent this by signing out of your Facebook account before you visit our fanpage. Please read Facebook’s privacy protection statement (https://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation) for more information about the purposes and scale of data collection by Facebook as well your options of changing your privacy settings.
We use links to the external social network Twitter. This service is exclusively offered by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA (Twitter). The links on our website are recognizable by the Twitter logo or by the so called “tweet” button. Clicking the links will activate the Twitter plugins and your browser will automatically redirect to Twitter. Once you open the links and sign into your Twitter account while using our website, the information of your visit will be sent to Twitter, which can then relate this information to your account. The information will be saved on Twitter’s servers. You can prevent this by signing out of your Twitter account before you click the links. The links‘ functionalities, particularly the transfer of user information to Twitter will not be activated by merely visiting our website, but only by clicking the links. Please read Twitter’s privacy protection statement (http://twitter.com/about/resources/tweetbutton) for more information about the purposes and scale of data collection by Twitter as well your options of changing your privacy settings.
This website also uses so called Retargeting-Pixels from Facebook and Google to collect information. You may object to this method of collecting information by visiting Facebook Ads Settings and Google Ads Settings (related help page) respectively.
We back up our website and other systems against the loss, damage, unauthorized access, alteration and/or distribution of your data by taking the necessary technical and organisational measures. However, despite our efforts and regular monitoring, full protection cannot be guaranteed.
Right to Information
You have a right to information about your saved data and, depending on the circumstances, a right to correction, blocking or deleting of data.
Right to Withdrawal of Consent
You can withdraw your consent at any time with future effect.
Your Contact Please contact us using the email address email@example.com for all questions and concerns regarding the collecting, processing and use of personal data as well as issues related to the correction, blocking or deleting of data.