Scope of application
The legal foundations of data protection can be found in the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the Telemedia Act (TMG).
Integration of services and contents of third parties
It may happen that content from third parties, such as videos from YouTube, maps from Google Maps, RSS feeds or graphics from other websites are included in this online offer. This always assumes that the providers of this content (hereinafter referred to as “third party providers”) perceive the IP address of the users. Without the IP address, you could not send the contents to the browser of the respective user. The IP address is therefore required for the presentation of this content. We only endeavour to use such content, whose respective providers use the IP address only for the delivery of the content. However, we have no control over it, if the third party providers store the IP address, for example for statistical purposes. As far as we know, we will inform users about it.
This offer uses Google Analytics, a Web Analytics service from Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on users’ computers and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by them. The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website by the users are usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
However, in the case of the activation of IP anonymization on this website, the IP address of Google users is shortened in advance within Member States of the European Union or in other States parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The full IP address is only transmitted in exceptional cases to a Google server in the US and shortened there. IP anonymization is active on this website. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information in order to evaluate the use of the website by the users, to compile reports on the website activities and to make further use of the website and the Internet use related Services to the website operator.
The IP address submitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data from Google. The users can prevent the storage of cookies by setting their browser software accordingly; However, this offer tells users that in this case they may not be able to use all features of this website in their entirety. The users may also prevent Google’s collection of data (including your IP address) generated by the cookie and its use of the website, as well as the processing of such data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link:
As an alternative to the Browser-Add-On or within browsers on mobile devices, please click this link to prevent the registration by Google Analytics within this website in the future. An Opt-Out-Cookie is stored on your device. If you delete your cookies, you must click this link again.
When contacting the provider (via e-mail or contact form), the details of the user are stored for the purpose of processing the request as well as in the event that follow-up questions that arise are stored.
Revocation, amendments, corrections and updates
The user has the right, upon request, to receive free information about the personal data that has been stored about him. In addition, the user has the right to rectification of incorrect data, blocking and deletion of his personal data, to the extent that there is no legal obligation to store them.
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