Generally you do not have to submit personal information when using our website. Insofar as personal information (e.g. name, address or e-mail addresses) is collected on our site, it is provided on a voluntary basis where possible. The data collected is not disclosed to third parties without your express consent. However, we do point out that any data transmission on the Internet (e.g. when communicating via e-mail) is vulnerable to security issues. Therefore the data cannot be thoroughly protected against third party access.
We hereby expressly object to any third party use of our contact data published in accordance with legal requirements for the purpose of sending us advertising or information we did not specifically ask for. The operators of this site expressly reserve the right to take legal steps in case of unsolicited advertising information, e.g. through spam mails.
Data Privacy Statement for using Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, i.e. text files that are stored on your computer and enable an analysis or your use of our website. The information on your use of this website generated by the cookie is generally sent to a Google server in the USA and stored there. In case the IP anonymisation on this website is activated, Google will, however, in a prior step, shorten your IP address within the member states of the European Union or other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area.
It is only by way of exception that your full IP address is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate your use of the website in order to compile reports on website activities and to render other services in relation to the website and Internet use to the operator of the website. The IP address transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data of Google.
You can prevent the storage of cookies by configuring your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to draw your attention to the fact that in this case you may not be able to fully use all functions of this website. Moreover, you can prevent the collection of the data on your use of this website (including your IP address) generated by the cookie for transmission to Google and the processing of these data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available via the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
Source reference: Data Privacy Statement available at eRecht24, an online portal for Internet law by the Sören Siebert (lawyer), Google Analytics Data Privacy Statement