Data protection declaration
As a rule, the use of our website is possible without the need to provide personal data. Whenever personal data (for example name, address, email address) is collected on our pages, this is always done, whenever possible, on a voluntary basis. This data is not passed on to third parties without your express permission.
We would like to point out to you that data transmission over the internet (for example, communication by email) can entail security vulnerabilities. It is impossible to provide complete protection of data from access by third parties.
The use of the contact data, which we are obliged by law to publish in these legal notices, by third parties to send us unsolicited advertising materials and information which we have not expressly requested, is hereby expressly prohibited. The operator of the pages expressly reserves the right to take legal steps in case of the unsolicited sending of advertising materials, for example by spam emails.
Data protection statement for the use of Facebook plugins (“Like” button)
Plugins from the social network Facebook (Facebook Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California, 94025, USA) are integrated into our web pages. You can recognise the Facebook plug-ins by the Facebook logo or “Like” button on our page. You can find an overview of Facebook plugins at http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
When you visit our website, the plugin creates a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. Facebook is therefore informed that you have visited our page with your IP address. If you click on the Facebook “Like” button while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link the content of our pages to your Facebook profile. This means that Facebook users will be able to allocate your visit to our pages with your user account. Please note that we, as the provider of the pages, have no knowledge of the content of the data transmitted or its use by Facebook. You can find further information about this in Facebook’s data protection statement at http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php
If you don’t want Facebook to be able to allocate your visit to our website to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.
Data protection statement for the use of Google Analytics
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 permit the analysis of your use of the website. The information on your use of this website gathered by the cookie is, as a rule, transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. If however IP anonymisation has been activated on this website, then Google will first abbreviate your IP address if you are within the European Union, or in other treaty states of the European Economic Area.
Only in exceptional cases will your complete IP address be sent to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. On behalf of the operator of the website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website for the purposes of generating reports on website activity in order to provide the website operator with further services related to website and internet use. The IP address transmitted from your browser within the framework of Google Analytics will not be collated with other data from Google.
You can prevent the storage of cookies by using the appropriate setting on your browser software; however we would point out to you that if you do this, you may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent. In addition, you can prevent Google from collecting the data on your use of the website (including your IP address) generated by the cookie, and also prevent the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available via the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
Data protection statement for the use of Google +1
Capture and transfer of information:
You can use the Google + 1 button to publish information worldwide. You and other users can receive personalised content from Google and our partners via the Google +1 button. Google saves both the information that you have input for +1 content and information on the page that you were looking at when you clicked on +1. Your +1 can be shown as tips together with your profile name and photo in Google services, such as search results or your Google profile, or in other places on websites and advertisements online.
Google records information about your +1 activities, in order to be able to improve Google services for you and other users. In order to be able to use the Google +1 button, you need an internationally visible, public Google profile that must at least contain the name selected for the profile. This name is used in all Google services. In some cases, this name may also replace another name that you used when sharing content via your Google account. The identity of your Google profile can be displayed to users if they know your email address or they have other information which can be used to identify you.
Using the information gathered:
As well as the permitted uses above, the information you have provided may be used in accordance with the current Google data protection statement. Google may publish pooled statistics on users’ +1 activities and/or pass these on to users and partners, such as publishers, advertisers or affiliated websites.
Data protection statement for the use of Twitter
The functions of the Twitter service have been incorporated into our web pages. These functions are supplied by the company Twitter Inc.,Twitter, Inc. 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. Using Twitter and the “Re-Tweet” function will link the websites that you visit to your Twitter account, and disclose them to other users. Data is also transferred to Twitter.
Please note that we, as the provider of the pages, have no knowledge of the content of the data transmitted or its use by Twitter. You can find further information about this in Twitter’s data protection statement at http://twitter.com/privacy.
You can change your Twitter data protection settings in your account settings at http://twitter.com/account/settings.
Disclosure, deletion. blocking
At any time, you are entitled to receive information about storage of your personal data, its origin and recipients and the purpose of this data processing, free of charge, as well as the right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data. For this and any other questions about personal data, you can contact us at any time via the address of the website operator shown in the legal notices.
Source: eRecht24, eRecht24 Facebook data protection statement, Google Analytics data protection statement, Google +1 terms and conditions, Twitter terms and conditions