This privacy statement clarifies the nature, extent and purpose of the collection and use of personal data by the responsible provider, see IMPRINT on this website (hereinafter referred to as “the offer”).
Access data / server log files
The provider (or his webspace provider) collects data about every access to the offer (so-called server log files). The access data include:
Name of the retrieved web page, file, date and time of the retrieval, transmitted data volume, notification of successful retrieval, browser type and version, the user’s operating system, the referrer URL, the IP address and the requesting provider.
The provider uses the log data only for statistical evaluations for the purpose of operation, security and optimization of the offer. However, the provider reserves the right to check the log data at a later date, if there is a reasonable suspicion of unlawful use.
Handling of personal data
Personal data is information by means of which a person can be identified, ie information which can be traced back to a person. This includes the name, email address or phone number. But also data on preferences, hobbies, memberships or which websites were viewed by someone count to personal data.
Personal data are collected, used and passed on by the provider only if this is legally permitted or if the users consent to the data collection.
When contacting the provider (for example via a contact form or e-mail), the user’s data are stored for the purpose of processing the inquiry as well as in the event that connection questions arise.
Comments and contributions
When users post comments on the blog or other posts, their IP addresses are saved. This occurs to the security of the offerer, if someone writes in comments and contributions illegal contents (insults, prohibited political propaganda, etc.). In this case, the provider itself may be prosecuted for the comment or contribution and is therefore interested in the author’s identity.
With the newsletter we inform you about us and our offers.
If you would like to receive the newsletter, we need a valid e-mail address as well as information which allows us to verify that you are the owner of the given e-mail address or whose owner agrees to receive the newsletter. Further data is not collected. These data are only used for sending the newsletters and will not be passed on to third parties.
By registering for the newsletter, we will save your IP address and the date of the registration. This storage serves solely as proof in the event that a third party misuses an e-mail address and registers itself without receiving the knowledge of the person entitled to receive the newsletter.
You can revoke your consent to the storage of the data, the e-mail address as well as their use for sending the newsletters at any time. The revocation can take place via a link in the newsletters themselves, in your profile area or by notification to the above contact possibilities.
Integration of third party services and content
It is possible that third party contents, such as videos from YouTube, Google Maps map material, RSS feeds or graphics from other websites, may be included within this website. This always assumes that the providers of these contents (hereinafter referred to as “third-party providers”) perceive the IP address of the users. Because without the IP address, they could not send the content to the browser of the respective user. The IP address is therefore required for the display of these contents. We only make use of such content, whose respective providers use the IP address only for the delivery of the content. However, if the third-party vendors have the IP address, e.g. for statistical purposes. As far as we know, we will inform the users about it.
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This offer uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on users’ computers and which allow an analysis of the use of the website through them. The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website by the users is generally transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
However, in the case of the activation of the IP anonymisation on this website, the IP address of the users of Google will be previously abridged within Member States of the European Union or in other Contracting States of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. IP anonymization is active on this website. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate the use of the website by the users to compile reports on the website activities and to provide other services related to the website usage and the Internet usage against the website operator.
The IP address provided by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. Users can prevent the storage of cookies by setting their browser software accordingly; However, this offer warrants to users that in this case, you may not be able to fully utilize all the functions of this website. Users may also block Google’s collection of the data (including your IP address) generated by the cookie and its use of the Website (including your IP address) and the processing of such data by Google by using the browser plug-in available under the following link download and install: http: //tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout? hl = en.
As an alternative to the browser add-on or within browsers on mobile devices, please click this link to prevent Google Analytics collection within this site in the future. An opt-out cookie is stored on your device. If you delete your cookies, you must click this link again.
Use of Facebook Social Plugins
This offer uses social plugins from the social network facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The plugins are visible on one of the Facebook logos (white “f” on a blue tile or a “thumb up” sign) or are marked with the addition “Facebook Social Plugin”. The list and the appearance of the Facebook Social Plugins can be viewed here: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
When a user calls up a web page that contains such a plugin, his browser builds a direct link to the Facebook servers. The content of the plugin is transmitted directly from Facebook to your browser and integrated into the website. The provider therefore has no influence on the extent of the data that Facebook collects with the help of this plugin and therefore informs the user according to his knowledge:
By integrating the plugins, Facebook receives the information that a user has called the corresponding page of the offer. If the user is logged into Facebook, Facebook can assign the visit to his Facebook account. If users interact with the plugins, for example press the Like button or comment, the corresponding information will be sent directly to Facebook by Facebook and stored there. If a user is not a member of Facebook, there is the possibility that Facebook will get his IP address and save it. According to Facebook is stored in Germany only an anonymous IP address.
The purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Facebook, as well as the rights and settings for the protection of the privacy of the users, can be found in the privacy notice of Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/ ,
If a user is a Facebook member and does not want Facebook to collect data about him through this offer and to link it with his member data stored on Facebook, he has to log out of Facebook before visiting the Internet presence.
It is also possible to block Facebook social plugins with add-ons for your browser, for example with the “Facebook Blocker”.
Revocations, changes, corrections and updates
The user has the right, on request, to receive information free of charge about the personal data that has been stored about him. In addition, the user has the right to correct incorrect data, blockage and deletion of his personal data, to the extent that there is no statutory retention requirement