Privacy Statement

Datenschutzerklärung
Privacy Statement:

Data protection

The use of our website is possible without giving any specifications of personal data. Insofar as personally identifiable information (like name, mail or email address) are collected on these pages, this is done on a voluntary basis as far as possible. These data will not be transferred to third parties without your expressed permission.

We wish to point out that the transfer of data via internet (e.g. communication via email) may have security vulnerability and cannot be completely protected from being accessed by third parties.

We hereby explicitly contradict the use of contact data published as part of our duty through third parties for the transmission of not expressly solicited advertising and information material. In case of unsolicited forwarding of advertising information or marketing materials (e.g. spam) we as owner of this website expressly reserve legal steps.

Privacy Statement for the use of Google Analytics

Our 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 analyse how users use this site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of our website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the USA. In case of activating the IP anonymization on this website your IP address is within the members of the European Union and in other member countries shortened by Google so that every IP address is only processed further in an abbreviated form to prevent it from being directly linked to a particular individual.

In exceptional cases the full IP address will be transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of this website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

You can refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Personal information generated by the cookie can be prevented from being collected and subsequently processed through Google. All you need to do is to go to the following link download and install the available browser plug-in: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

Privacy Statement for the use of Facebook-Plugins (Like-Button)

On our pages so-called social plug-ins from the social network facebook.com are used (Facebook Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California, 94025, USA). You can recognise the plug-ins by the logo of Facebook or by the ‘Like’ button. In order to find an overview of Facebook plug-ins go to: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.

Whenever you visit our pages a direct connection between your browser and the server of Facebook will be established by the plug-ins. As a result Facebook registers your visit on our website via your IP address. You can link the content of our web pages with your Facebook profile when you are at the same time logged into your Facebook account and click on the ‘Like’ button. Through that Facebook will link our pages with your Facebook account. We would like to point out that we as owner of the web pages receive no information about the content of the data transfer and its usage through Facebook. You can find further information in the Privacy Statement of Facebook under http://de- de.facebook.com/policy.php

In case you refuse having a connection between your Facebook account and this web page we would advise you to log out of your Facebook account.

Policy Statement for the use of Twitter

On our pages the functions of Twitter are embedded. These functions are provided by Twitter Inc., Twitter, Inc. 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. Through the use of Twitter and the function ‘Re-Tweet’ the web pages you visit are connected with your Twitter account and hence announced to other Twitter users. Thereby data will be transmitted.

Please note that we as owner of the pages have no knowledge of the content of the transferred data and their usage through Twitter. Further information you can find in the Privacy Statement of Twitter under http://twitter.com/privacy.

You can change your privacy settings of Twitter in the account settings under http://twitter.com/account/settings.

Privacy Statement for the use of XING-Buttons

This website uses the ‚Share‘-button of Xing. Therefore, with the access to this web page a connection will be established with the server of XING AG, Gänsemarkt 43, 20354 Hamburg, Deutschland. With that, the ‚Share‘-function will be provided. On no account will a recording of personally identifiable data take place when you visit our webpages. Xing does not store IP addresses. Likewise your utilization behaviour will not be evaluated. Current information about data protection regarding the ‘Share’-button is available under https://www.xing.com/app/share?op=data_protection.

Privacy Statement for the use of LinkedIn Plugins (Recommend Button)

On our pages so-called social plug-ins from the social network LinkedIn of LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA are used. You can recognise the plug-ins by the logo of LInkedIn or by the ‘Recommend’-button on our website. Whenever you visit our pages a direct connection between your browser and the server of LinkedIn is established by the plug-ins. As a result LinkedIn registers your visit on our website via your IP address. You can link the content of our web pages with your LinkedIn profile when you are logged into your LinkedIn account and click on the ‘Recommend’-button. LinkedIn will then link our pages with your LinkedIn account. However, we would like to point out that even as owner of these web pages we do not receive any information about the content of the data transfer and its usage through LinkedIn.

In the Privacy Statement of LinkedIn you can find details of the compilation of data (purpose, amount, further processing and use) as well as about your rights and setting options. Guidance will be provided by LinkedIn under http://www.linkedin.com/static?key=privacy_policy&trk=hb_ft_priv .