Data protection: If you have any questions about data protection, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The operators of this site take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal information confidentially and in accordance with applicable privacy legislation and this privacy statement.
The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information. Insofar as personal data are collected on our site (e.g. name, address or email addresses), then this will be on a voluntary basis wherever possible. No personal data will be forwarded to any third parties without your express consent
We draw your attention to the fact that data transmission over the Internet (e.g. when communicating by email) may involve gaps in security. It is not possible to protect such data completely against access by third parties.
Data collection when you visit our website
When using our website for information purposes only, i.e. if you do not register or otherwise provide us with information, we only collect data that your browser transmits to our server (so-called “server log files”). When you visit our website, we collect the following data that is technically necessary for us to display the website to you:
– Our visited website
– date and time at the time of access
– Amount of data sent in bytes
– Source/reference from which you came to the page
– Browser used
– Operating system used
– IP address used (if applicable: in anonymized form)
– Processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 letter f DSGVO on the basis of our legitimate interest in improving the stability and functionality of our website. The data will not be passed on or used in any other way. However, we reserve the right to check the server log files subsequently if there are any concrete indications of illegal use.
The website uses so-called cookies in some cases. Cookies don’t do any harm to your computer and do not contain computer viruses. Cookies serve the purpose of making our offer user-friendly, effective and safer. Cookies are text files placed on your computer and saved by your browser.
Most of the cookies used by us are so-called “session cookies”. These are deleted automatically when you close your browser session. Other cookies remain on your device until you delete them. These cookies make it possible for your browser to be recognised again when you visit our homepage.
You can configure your browser so as to be informed about the placement of cookies and to decide to accept these on a case-by-case basis, to accept cookies in certain cases or to completely exclude all cookies as well as to automatically delete cookies when you close the browser. The deactivation of cookies may restrict the functionality of this website.
If you use the contact form to send us an inquiry, the information entered there, including the contact data specified by you, will be stored by us for the purpose of processing your inquiry and any follow-up questions. We do not pass on your contact details to third parties without your consent.
If you would like to subscribe to the newsletter offered on the website, we require an e-mail address from you as well as information that allows us to verify that you agree with the owner of the e-mail address provided and with the receipt of the newsletter.
We use the so-called double opt-in procedure to ensure that newsletters are sent out in agreement. In the course of this, the potential recipient can be included in a distribution list. Subsequently, the user receives the opportunity to confirm the registration in a legally secure manner by means of a confirmation e-mail. The address is only actively included in the distribution list if it is confirmed.
We use these data exclusively for the dispatch of the requested information and offers.
MailChimp is used as newsletter software. Your data will be transmitted to MailChimp. MailChimp is prohibited from selling your data and using it for purposes other than sending newsletters. MailChimp is a US company, which is certified to EU-/SWISS-U.S. Privacy Shield, selected in accordance with the requirements of the Basic Data Protection Ordinance.
You can revoke your consent to the storage of the data, the e-mail address and their use for sending the newsletter at any time, for example via the “Unsubscribe” link in the newsletter.
For this reason, we ask you to inform yourself about our data protection measures at regular intervals by inspecting our data protection declaration.
You may refuse the storage of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore, you can prevent the data generated by the cookie relating to your use of the website (incl. your IP address) from being collected by Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available via the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
Privacy statement for the use of LinkedIn
Our website incorporates functions of the LinkedIn network or will do so in the future. This is operated by the LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Each time a page on our website is accessed which contains LinkedIn functions, a connection to LinkedIn servers is established. LinkedIn is informed that you have visited our website with your IP address. If you click the LinkedIn “Recommend” button and are logged into your LinkedIn account, it is possible for LinkedIn to make an association between your visit to our website and your user account. We wish to point out that, as the provider of this website, we receive no information on the content of the transmitted data or its use by LinkedIn.
Privacy statement for the use of XING
Our website incorporates functions of the XING network or will do so in the future. This is operated by XING AG, Dammtorstraße 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. Each time a page on our website is accessed which contains XING functions, a connection to XING servers is established. To the best of our knowledge, no personally identifiable information is stored here. In particular, no IP addresses are stored nor is usage behaviour analysed..
Privacy statement for the use of YouTube
Our website uses plugins for the YouTube website operated by Google. The website operator is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you visit one of our web pages featuring a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. The YouTube server is informed of which pages on our website you have visited.
If you are logged into your YouTube account, you allow YouTube to link your surfing habits directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
Information, deletion or blocking
You have a legal right, at any time, to receive information free of charge with regard to your stored personal data, its origin and recipients and the purpose of data processing, and also the right to demand the correction, blocking or deletion or this data. If you have any questions about this or other questions relating to the subject of personal data, you can send these to us at the address specified in the imprint section.
Objection to advertising mails
We hereby expressly prohibit the use of the contact data published as part of our duty to publish an imprint for the purpose of sending us any advertising or informational materials that we have not expressly requested. The operator of this site expressly reserves the right to legal steps in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertisements, possibly via spam emails.