Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy:

Data protection

Below we can inform you about our privacy policy. Here you will find information about the collection and use of personal data when using our website. We consider the data protection law valid for Germany. You can access this statement at any time on our website.

We expressly inform you about data transmission in the internet (eg in the case of communication by e-mail).

The use of the contact data of our website is not permitted. We are pleased to inform you that we do not publish this website. The provider and all persons named on this website understand every commercial use and further information about the data.

Personal Data

You can visit our website without providing personal information. Insofar as personal data (such as name, address or e-mail address) are collected on our pages, this is done as far as possible on a voluntary basis. These data will not be disclosed to third parties without your explicit consent. Insofar as a contractual relationship is established between you and us, designed or modified in content, or you submit a request to us, we collect and use personal data from you, insofar as this is necessary for these purposes (stock data). We collect, process and use personal data as far as necessary to enable you to use the website (usage data). All personal data will only be stored as long as this is necessary for the stated purpose (processing of your request or execution of a contract). In this case, tax and commercial retention periods are taken into account. On the instructions of the competent authorities, we may provide information about this data (inventory data) in individual cases, insofar as this is necessary for purposes of law enforcement, security, fulfillment of the statutory duties of the constitutional protection authorities or the Military Shielding Service or for the enforcement of intellectual property rights.

Commenting Features

We collect personal information in the context of publishing content or commenting on an article or contribution only to the extent that you have communicated. When a comment is published, the e-mail address you provided will be saved but not published. Your name will be published if you did not write under a pseudonym.
Privacy policy for the newsletter function
By voluntarily entering your e-mail address in our newsletter and confirming it by double-opt-in procedure, you declare that you wish to receive our e-mail newsletter. You may object to this use of your e-mail address at any time without incurring any costs other than the base rate transmission costs. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time. Each email contains a “sign out” link. For the receipt of the newsletter the indication of an e-mail address is sufficient. Additional voluntary information only serves to personalize the newsletter.

Privacy Policy for the newsletter function

By voluntarily entering your e-mail address in our newsletter and confirming it by double-opt-in procedure, you declare that you wish to receive our e-mail newsletter. You may object to this use of your e-mail address at any time without incurring any costs other than the base rate transmission costs. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time. Each email contains a “sign out” link. For the receipt of the newsletter the indication of an e-mail address is sufficient. Additional voluntary information only serves to personalize the newsletter.

Privacy Policy for the Facebook Plugin (“Like”)

This website uses plug-ins from the provider Facebook.com, which are provided by the company Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304 in the USA. Users of our website on which the Facebook plugin (“Like” button) is installed, are hereby notified that the plugin will connect to Facebook, which will be transmitted to your browser so that the plugin will open the website appears.
Furthermore, the use of data to the Facebook server forwarded, which contain information about your website visits to our homepage. For logged-in Facebook users, this results in the usage data being assigned to your personal Facebook account.
As soon as you actively use the Facebook plug-in as a logged-in Facebook user (for example by clicking on the “Like” button or using the comment function), this data will be transferred to your Facebook account and published. This can only be avoided by logging out of your Facebook account.
For further information regarding the use of data by Facebook, please refer to the data protection provisions on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/policy.php.

Privacy Policy for the web analytics service Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. We have activated IP anonymization. Google’s IP address on this website is therefore shortened beforehand within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address provided by Google Analytics as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the features of this website to the fullest extent possible. In addition, you may prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading the browser plug-in available under the following link and install: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

Privacy Policy for the Google Adsense Web Advertising Service

This website uses Google Adsense, a web advertising service of Google Inc., USA (“Google”). Google Adsense uses so-called “cookies” (text files) which are stored on your computer and which allows an analysis of the use of the website by you. Google Adsense also uses so-called “web beacons” (small invisible graphics) to gather information. By using the web beacon, simple actions such as visitor traffic on the website can be recorded and collected. The information generated by the cookie and / or web beacon about your use of this website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website in terms of advertising, to compile reports on website activity and advertisements for website operators, and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties if required by law or as far as third parties process this data on behalf of Google. Google will in no case associate your IP address with other Google data. You can prevent the storage of cookies on your hard disk and the display of web beacons by selecting “Do not accept cookies” in your browser settings (in MS Internet Explorer, under “Tools> Internet Options> Privacy> Settings” in Firefox under “Tools> Settings> Privacy> Cookies”); however, please note that in this case you may not be able to use all features of this website to the fullest extent. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Privacy Policy for the social network Google Plus
This website uses the so-called “G +1” button of the Google Plus social network operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”). The button can be recognized by the sign “G +1”. If you are registered with Google Plus, you can use the “G +1” button to express your interest in our website and to share content from our website on Google Plus. In that case, Google will store both the information that you have provided a “G +1” for any of our content and information about the page you have viewed. Your “G + 1” may be displayed along with your name (if applicable also with photo – if available) on Google Plus in other Google services, such as Google Search or your Google profile.
The purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Google as well as your rights in this regard and setting options for the protection of your privacy, please refer to Google’s Privacy Policy: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en.

Privacy Policy for Google Maps by Google Inc.

This website uses the “Google Maps and Route Planner” feature of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”) to display or calculate geographic information and directions. Through Google Maps, data about your use of this website may be transferred to Google, collected and used by Google. You can prevent such data transmission if you deactivate “Javascript” in your browser. In this case, however, no cards can be displayed. By using this website and non-deactivating “Javascript”, you consent to your consent to the processing of your data by Google for the above purpose. For more information on how Google Maps and the route planner use your information, as well as Google’s privacy policy, please visit: https://www.google.com/intl/en_uk/help/terms_maps.html

Privacy Policy for the “Google Remarketing” and “Like Audiences” feature of Google Inc.

This site uses the remarketing or “Similar Audience” feature of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”). It’s a great way to target advertising with personalized and interest-based ads when you visit other sites on the Google Display Network. “Google Remarketing” or the “Like Audiences” feature uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. These text files are used to record your visits and anonymous data about the use of the website. Personal data is not stored. If you visit another website in the so-called “Google Display Network”, you may see advertisements that are likely to include product and information areas previously accessed on our website.
You can prevent “Google Remarketing” or “Similar Audiences” functionality by stopping cookies from being stored by setting your browser software accordingly. We point out, however, that in this case you may not be able to use all the functions of this website in full. You may also prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/plugin?hl=en. You can also disable the use of third-party cookies by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative deactivation page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/ and implementing the opt-out information listed there. Google’s Remarketing Privacy Policy for more information can be found here: https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads?hl=en.

 

Privacy Policy for “Google AdWords Conversion Tracking” by Google Inc.

This website uses the “Google AdWords Conversion Tracking” feature of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”). Google AdWords Conversion Tracking uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and that allow you to analyze the use of the website by you if you have clicked on a Google ad. The cookies are valid for a maximum of 90 days. Personal data is not stored. As long as the cookie is valid, Google and we as the website owner can see that you’ve clicked an ad and reached a specific landing page (e.g., order confirmation page, newsletter signup). These cookies can not be tracked across multiple websites by different AdWords participants. The cookie generates conversion statistics in Google AdWords. These statistics include the number of users who have clicked on one of our ads. In addition, it counts how many users have come to a landing page that has been tagged with a “conversion tag”. However, the statistics do not contain any data that identifies you.
You can prevent the storage of cookies on your hard disk by selecting “Do not accept cookies” in your browser settings (in MS Internet Explorer under “Tools> Internet Options> Privacy> Settings” in Firefox under “Tools> Settings> Privacy” > Cookies “); however, please note that in this case you may not be able to use all features of this website to the fullest extent. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. For more information about how Google uses conversion data and Google’s privacy policy, please visit: https://support.google.com/adwords/answer/93148?ctx=tltphttps://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en

 

Privacy Policy for the use of the web messaging service twitter.com

We have also integrated the web messaging service twitter.com on our website. This is provided by Twitter, Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. Twitter offers the so-called “Tweet” function. So you can publish 140 characters long messages with website links in his own Twitter account. If you use the “Tweet” function of Twitter on our websites, the respective website will be linked to your account on Twitter where it may be made public. This data is also transmitted to Twitter.
We are not aware of the content of the transmitted data and their use by Twitter. For more information, please consult the privacy policy of Twitter: https://twitter.com/en/privacy
Twitter gives you the option to set your own privacy settings here: http://twitter.com/account/settings.

 

Privacy Policy for the XING Referral feature

In the context of the comments erTiese website uses functions of XING AG, Dammtorstraße 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. Every time our website is equipped with such a feature, it will cause the browser you use to connect to XING servers. Personal data on the visit to our website will not be stored to our knowledge. XING also does not store IP addresses and an evaluation of the user behavior regarding the use of cookies in connection with the “XING Share Button” does not take place either. Further information on data protection at the “XING Share Button” can be found at: https://www.xing.com/app/share?op=data_protection

 

 

Right to information

You have the right at any time to inquire about the data collected about your person free of charge and without delay. You have the right at any time to revoke your consent to the use of your personal information with effect for the future. For information, please contact the provider under the contact details in the imprint.