The use of our website is generally possible without providing personal information. If our website does use personal data (e.g. name, address or e-mail addresses) it is done on a voluntary basis, if possible. This data will not be disclosed to third parties without your consent. Please note that data transmission over the internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) may result in security lacks. A complete protection of data from third parties is not possible.
The website partly uses so called cookies. Cookies do not damage your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies help us to create a more user-friendly, effective and safer service. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and are memorized by your browser.
Most of the cookies we use are so called “session-cookies”. They will be deleted automatically after your visit. Other cookies may remain stored on your computer until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognize your browser during your next visit.
When sending requests via the contact form your information from the contact form (including the provided contact information provided by you) will be stored for processing your request and in case of follow-up-questions.
This website uses features of the web analytics service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Google Analytics uses so called “cookies”. These are small text files that are being stored on your computer and which provide an analysis of your use of the website. The information provided by the cookie about your use of the website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
We have activated the IP-anonymization feature on this website. As a result, your Google IP-address is altered within member states of the European Union or other contracting states of the agreement on the European Economic Area prior to its transfer to the United States. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP-address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and altered there. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to collect reports about website activities and to offer other services connected to the use of the website and the internet. The IP-address transmitted by Google Analytics will not be merged with other data from Google.
You can prevent the storing of cookies with a respective setting in your browser software, please note that you might not be able to use all features on the website in this case. Furthermore, you can prevent the transmission of your website use data that has been collected by the cookie (incl. your IP-address) to Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the following browser plugin: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
You can prevent the recording of your data through Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out-cookie is being used to prevent the recording of your data for future visits on this website: Deactivate Google Analytics
Demographic characteristics of Google Analytics
Facebook plugins (Like button)
We use plugins of the social network Facebook, provider Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA, on our sites. You can recognize these plugins by the Facebook logo or the “Like button” on our site. For an overview of all Facebook plugins please visit: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
If you do not wish for Facebook to assign the visit to our sites to your Facebook user account please log out of your Facebook user account.
You can edit your privacy settings on Twitter in your account settings: https://twitter.com/account/settings.
This website uses SSL encryption for reasons of safety and to prevent the transmission of confidential content, e.g. when you send requests to us as website host. You can recognize encrypted connections when the title bar in your browser changes from http:// to https:// and when the lock symbols appears.
When the SSL encryption is activated the data you share with us cannot be seen by third parties.
Right for disclosure, deletion, blocking
You have the right for disclosure free of charge about your stored personal data, their origin and recipients and the purpose of data processing. Furthermore, you have the right for correction, blocking and deletion of this data. If you have any questions about this topic or any other questions about personal data feel free to contact the address listed under “Legal Notice”.
Gordon Sommer | firstname.lastname@example.org