§ 1 General
Your personal data (e.g. title, name, address, email address, phone number, bank account information, credit card number) will be processed by us only in accordance with the provisions of the German Data Protection Act. The following provisions will inform you with regard to the nature, scope and purpose of the collection, processing and use of personal data. This Data Protection Statement applies solely to our website. If you are redirected to our website through links on other pages, please refer to their information on the treatment of your data.
§ 2 Information
According to the Federal Data Protection Act, you have the right to free information to your stored data, as well as the right to correct, block or delete this data. You can submit any questions or comments to the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
§ 3 Social Plugins in Facebook
We use social plugins from facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. The plugins can be identified by a Facebook logo or the additional “Facebook Social Plugin”. If you, for example, click the ‘like’ button or leave a comment, the corresponding information will be transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook, where it is stored. Facebook will then continue to display your preferences publicly to your Facebook friends. If you are logged into Facebook, Facebook can directly assign access of our website to your Facebook account. Even if you are not logged into, or do not have a Facebook account, your browser will transmit information (e.g. which web site you have visited, your IP address, etc.), and these are stored by Facebook. For details on the treatment of your personal data by Facebook, as well as on your related rights, please view the Facebook data protection information on: http://www.facebook.com.
If you do not wish Facebook to attribute your personal data from our websites onto your Facebook account, you must log out of Facebook before visiting our websites.
§ 4 Social-Plugins from XING
We use Social Plugins of the social network XING.com, operated by XING AG, Gänsemarkt 43, 20354 Hamburg. The plugins that this website offers are always towards the left, below an article. The button for this offer can be identified by a clear ‘x’ on a brown or white square. When a user selects a website of this offer, which contains such a button, the browser will establish a direct connection to the XING servers. The content of the ‘x’ button from XING will be sent directly to its browser, and incorporated in the website from there. The provider has no influence on the amount of data which XING creates with the button, and should inform the user according to its knowledge status. According to XING, neither personal data nor any IP address can be saved by visiting this website. For the purpose and scope of data collection, and the further processing and use of data by XING, as well as your rights and option settings for the protection of your privacy, please refer to the XING data protection information at: http://www.xing.com
§ 5 Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (‘Google’). Google Analytics uses ‘cookies’, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States .
In case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transfered to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website.
Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage.
As an alternative to the browser Addon or within browsers on mobile devices, you can click this link in order to opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics within this website in the future (the opt-out applies only for the browser in which you set it and within this domain). An opt-out cookie will be stored on your device, which means that you’ll have to click this link again, if you delete your cookies.