The usage of our website is usually possible without providing any personal information. To the extent that personal information (for instance name, address or email addresses) is collected, it happens as far as possible always on a voluntary basis. No personal data will be forwarded to any third party 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 impossible to safeguard your data completely against access by third parties.
We hereby expressly forbid the use of 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 operators of the websites expressly reserve the right to pursue legal steps in the event of unsolicited sending of advertising information, such as through spam mail.
Data protection declaration for the use of Facebook-plugins (like button)
Plugins of the social network Facebook, 1601 South California, Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA, have been integrated on our websites. You will recognize the Facebook-plugins on their Facebook logo or the “like-button” (“I like”) on our website. You will find an overview of the Facebook plugins here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/. Whenever you visit our websites, a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server is made via the plugin.
This way, Facebook receives the information that you have visited our website with your IP-address. If you click on the Facebook “like-button” while being logged in your Facebook account, you may link the contents of our websites on your Facebook profile. This way, Facebook is able to match the visit to our websites with your user account. We would like to point out that as a provider we do not get any information of the content of the transmitted data as well as their use by Facebook. You will find additional information about this topic in the data protection declaration by Facebook at: http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php
If you do not want Facebook to match the visit to our websites to your Facebook user account, please log out from your Facebook user account.