Data Protection

In the following we would like to inform you about our data protection declaration. You will find here information on the collection and use of personal data while using our website. In this connection, we observe the data protection law valid for Germany. You can download this declaration at any time from our website.

We expressly point out that data transmission in the Internet (e.g. during email communication) show security holes and cannot be completely protected against access by third parties.

The use of contact data of About Us for commercial purposes is expressly not desirable unless we had given our written consent before or a business relationship had already been in existence. The Provider and all persons specified on this website hereby disclaim any commercial use and disclosure of their data.

Personal Data

You can visit our website without furnishing personal data. As far as personal data (like name, address or e-ail address) are collected on our pages, it takes place on a voluntary basis to the extent possible. This data will not be disclosed to third parties without your express consent. Provided that a contractual relationship is to be established between you and us, built up as regards contents or amended or you send an inquiry to us, we collect and use your personal data to the extent necessary for these purposes (stored data). We establish, process and use personal data as far it is necessary to enable you to use the web offer (user data). All personal data will only be stored as required for the specific purpose (Processing your inquiry or handling a contract). In this connection, fiscal and storage deadlines according to commercial law are taken into account. By order of competent authorities we can furnish information in specific cases on this data (stored data) as far as necessary for criminal prosecution, averting dangers, compliance with legal tasks of intelligence service against subversive activities or Military Screening Service or for enforcement of laws in intellectual properties.

Data Protection Declaration for the Web Analysis Service Google Analytics

This web site uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google“). Google Analytics uses so-called “Cookies“, text files which are stored on your computer enabling an analysis of the use of this web site through you. The information generated by the Cookie regarding your use of this website are normally communicated to a server of Google in the U.S.A. and stored there. We have made IP anonymous. Therefore, your IP address of Google on this website within the member states of the European Union or in other contract states of the Treaty on European Economic Area will be abbreviated before. Only in exceptional cases the full IP address will be communicated to a server of Google in the U.S.A. and abbreviated there. On behalf of the Provider of this website Google will use this information to compile reports on website activities and to provide further services related with the website and Internet use to the website Provider. The IP address communicated to Google Analytics from your browser will not be mixed with other data of Google. You can prevent the storage of Cookies through an appropriate adjustment of your browser software. However, we would like to point out that you will possibly not be able to fully use all functions of this website. In addition, you can prevent collection of the data generated by the Cookies related with your use of the website (incl. your IP address) to Google as well as dissemination of this data through Google by downloading and installing the following link being available as browser plugin: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de