Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting our website. The protection of your person details is very important to us. With the following information, we would like to give you detailed information on how we use this information. We will ensure that when handling your personal information, we will comply with the legal provisions contained in the Federal Data Protection Act, the Telemedia Act and other data protection rules.

Data collection and processing

In general you do not need to divulge your personal details in order to use our website. The only information which will be saved is access data, which has no personal link. These could include, but are not limited to, the name of the internet service provider, the name of the website you visited before visiting our website, the name of data accessed and the date on which it was accessed. These data will be collected solely with the aim of improving our internet services and are in no way linked to your personal details.

Use of cookies

In order to understand how you use our website and to improve your experience, we use cookies on some of our webpages. Cookies are text files which are stored on your computer. After you have finished your session and closed your browser many of the text files are deleted (“session cookies”). So-called “persistent cookies” are also stored and these allow us to recognize you when you next visit our website. You can prevent cookies being saved on your computer by changing your browser settings. This may result in some functions used by our website being restricted.

Use of Piwik for analytics

Use of Facebook “Like” and “Comment” button plug-ins

Our website contains programmes (plug-ins) operated by the social network Facebook. These programmes are exclusively operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304 USA (Facebook). The plug-ins are clearly visible on our website through the use of the Facebook logo or through the add-on “like” button.

When visiting our website or profile containing such a plug-in, your browser will establish a direct link with the servers operated by Facebook; as a result the content of the plug-in will be transferred to your browser and embedded in the website being shown.

If you visit our website whilst signed into your Facebook user account, information concerning your visit will be transferred to Facebook. Facebook can assign your visit to our website to your user account. Information arising from interaction with the Facebook plug-ins (such as by clicking the Facebook “like” button or by leaving a comment) will be directly transferred to and stored by Facebook. To prevent this you must log out of your Facebook account before visiting our website.

Please refer to Facebook’s privacy policy ( for more information on: the purpose and scope of data collection and data analysis undertaken by Facebook, your rights, how to modify settings and how to protect your privacy.

This privacy policy was produced by WILDE BEUGER SOLMECKE and can be found on