A visit to our website can result in the storage on our server of information about the access (date, time, page accessed). This does not represent any analysis of personal data (e.g., name, address or e-mail address). If personal data are collected, this only occurs – to the extent possible – with the prior consent of the user of the website. Any forwarding of the data to third parties without the express consent of the user shall not take place.
We would like to expressly point out that the transmission of data via the Internet (e.g., by e-mail) can offer security vulnerabilities. It is therefore impossible to safeguard the data completely against access by third parties. We cannot assume any liability for damages arising as a result of such security vulnerabilities.
The use by third parties of all published contact details for the purpose of advertising is expressly excluded. We reserve the right to take legal steps in the case of the unsolicited sending of advertising information; e.g., by means of spam mail.
Data protection statement for Google AdSense:
This website uses Google AdSense, a service for embedding advertisements from Google Inc. ("Google"). Google AdSense uses "cookies", small text files that are stored on your computer, to analyze how users use the site. Google AdSense also uses so called web beacons (invisible images). Through these web beacons, information as the visitor traffic on these sites can be evaluated. The information generated by cookies and web beacons on this website (including your IP address) and delivery of advertising formats is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. This information can be passed on from Google to its contracting partners. Google will not associate or link your IP address with any other data stored about you. You may prevent the installation of cookies on your computer by choosing the appropriate browser settings. However we would like to point out, that you may not be able to use all functions of this website in this case. By using this site, you agree to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner described above and for the aforementioned purpose.
Users can avoid the installation of Cookies from Google AdSense for example by:
On this website data are collected and stored for marketing and optimization purposes with etracker technology (www.etracker.com). From these data user profiles can be created under a pseudonym. Cookies may be used. Cookies are small text files that are stored locally in the cache of web browser. Cookies allow us to recognize the visitor's browser. Data collected with the eTracker technology is not used to identify a visitor personally and are not aggregated with any personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym without the explicit consent of the person concerned. The data collection and storage can be revoked at any time with effect for the future.
Our website uses social plugins (“plugins”) provided by the social network facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The plugins are identifiable by a Facebook logo (white letter f on blue background or a thumb up icon) or the notice “Facebook Social Plugin”. For a full list of all social Plugins please see http://developers.facebook.com/plugins.
When you visit a page of our website that contains a social plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to Facebook servers. Facebook directly transfers the plugin content to your browser which embeds the latter into the website, enabling Facebook to receive information about your having accessed the respective page of our website. Thus we have no influence on the data gathered by the plugin and inform you according to our state of knowledge (http://www.facebook.com/help/?faq=17512):
The embedded plugins provide Facebook with the information that you have accessed the corresponding page of our website. If you are logged into Facebook, your visit can be assigned to your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for example by clicking “Like”, or entering a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored by it. Even if you are not logged into Facebook, there is possibility that the plugins transmits your IP-address to Facebook.
If you are a Facebook member and do not want Facebook to connect the data concerning your visit to our website with your member data already stored by Facebook, please log off Facebook before entering our website. Further you can block Facebook social Plugins by using add-ons for your browser, like the “Facebook Blocker“ (http://webgraph.com/resources/facebookblocker/).
Source: Rechtsanwalt Schwenke