The use of our site is possible without providing personal data. Different rules may apply to the use of individual services on our site, which are explained separately in this case below. Your personal data (e.g. name, address, email, telephone number, etc.) will only be processed by us in accordance with the provisions of German data protection law. Data is personal if it can be clearly assigned to a specific natural person. The legal basis for data protection can be found in the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the Telemedia Act (TMG). The following regulations inform you about the type, scope and purpose of the collection, use and processing of personal data by the provider
We would like to point out that internet-based data transmission has security gaps, so that complete protection against access by third parties is impossible.
We use so-called cookies on our site to recognize multiple uses of our offer by the same user / internet connection owner. Cookies are small text files that your internet browser stores and stores on your computer. They serve to optimize our website and our offers. These are mostly so-called "session cookies", which are deleted after your visit.
However, some of these cookies provide information in order to automatically recognize you. This recognition is based on the IP address stored in the cookies. The information obtained in this way is used to optimize our offers and to make it easier for you to access our website.
You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting your browser accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of our website to their full extent.
We offer you the opportunity to subscribe to our newsletter on our website. With this newsletter we inform you about our offers at regular intervals. In order to receive our newsletter, you need a valid email address. We will check the email address you have entered to determine whether you are actually the owner of the email address provided or whose owner is authorized to receive the newsletter. When you register for our newsletter, we will save your IP address and the date and time of your registration. In the event that a third party misuses your email address and subscribes to our newsletter without your knowledge, this serves as security on our part. No further data is collected on our part. The data collected in this way is used exclusively for the subscription to our newsletter. It will not be passed on to third parties. The data collected in this way is not compared with data that may be collected by other components of our website. You can unsubscribe from this newsletter at any time. You can find details on this in the confirmation email and in each individual newsletter.
We use MailChimp as our platform for marketing automation. By clicking on "Sign up for free" to send the newsletter form, you allow the information you have provided to be passed on to MailChimp for processing in accordance with its data protection guidelines and conditions.
On our website, we offer you the opportunity to contact us by email and / or using a contact form. In this case, the information provided by the user is stored for the purpose of processing his contact. It will not be passed on to third parties. The data collected in this way is not compared with data that may be collected by other components of our website.
Use of Google Analytics with anonymization function
We use Google Analytics on our website, a web analysis service from Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, hereinafter referred to as "Google". Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and thereby enable an analysis of your use of the website.
The information generated by these cookies, such as the time, place and frequency of your website visit, including your IP address, is transmitted to Google in the USA and stored there.
We use Google Analytics on our website with an IP anonymization function. In this case, your IP address will already be shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area and thereby anonymized.
Google will use this information to evaluate your use of our website, to compile reports on website activity for us and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties if this is required by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google.
According to its own information, Google will never connect your IP address with other Google data. You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of our website to their full extent.
Furthermore, Google offers a deactivation option for the most common browsers, which gives you more control over which data is collected and processed by Google. If you activate this option, no information about the website visit will be transmitted to Google Analytics. However, activation does not prevent information from being transmitted to us or to other web analysis services that we may use. Further information on the deactivation option provided by Google and the activation of this option can be found via the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
Use of Google Maps
We use the "Google Maps" component from Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, hereinafter "Google", on our website.
Every time the "Google Maps" component is called up, Google places a cookie in order to process user settings and data when the page on which the "Google Maps" component is integrated is displayed. As a rule, this cookie is not deleted by closing the browser, but expires after a certain period of time, unless you delete it manually beforehand.
If you do not consent to this processing of your data, you have the option of deactivating the "Google Maps" service and preventing the transmission of data to Google in this way. To do this, you must deactivate the Java Script function in your browser. However, we would like to point out that in this case you will not be able to use "Google Maps" or only to a limited extent.
as well as the additional terms and conditions for "Google Maps"
Use of facebook components
We use components from the provider facebook.com on our website. Facebook is a service of facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA.
Each time our website is accessed, which is equipped with such a component, this component causes the browser you are using to download a corresponding representation of the component from facebook. Through this process, facebook is informed which specific page of our website you are currently visiting.
If you call up our page and are logged in to facebook, facebook recognizes from the information collected by the component which specific page you are visiting and assigns this information to your personal account on facebook. If, for example, you click the "Like" button or make the appropriate comments, this information will be transmitted to your personal user account on Facebook and saved there. In addition, the information that you have visited our site is passed on to facebook. This happens regardless of whether you click the component or not.
If you want to prevent this transmission and storage of data about you and your behavior on our website by facebook, you have to log out of facebook before you visit our site. Facebook's data protection information provides more detailed information, in particular on the collection and use of data by Facebook, your rights in this regard and the setting options for protecting your privacy: https://de-de.facebook.com/about/privacy/
An overview of the Facebook plugins can be found at https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/
Use of YouTube components with extended data protection mode
On our website we use components (videos) from YouTube, LLC 901 Cherry Ave., 94066 San Bruno, CA, USA, a company of Google Inc., Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
We use the option "- extended data protection mode -" provided by YouTube.
If you call up a page that has an embedded video, a connection is established to the YouTube servers and the content is displayed on the website by notifying your browser.
According to YouTube, only data is transmitted to the YouTube server in "- extended data protection mode -", in particular which of our Internet pages you have visited when you watch the video. If you are logged in to YouTube at the same time, this information will be assigned to your YouTube member account. You can prevent this by logging out of your member account before visiting our website.
Further information on data protection by YouTube is provided by Google under the following link:
Use of Vimeo components
We use components from Vimeo on our website. Vimeo is a service of Vimeo LCC, 555 West 18th Street, New York, New York 10011, USA. Each time you access our website that is equipped with such a component, this component causes the browser you are using to download a corresponding representation of the Vimeo component. If you call up our page and are logged in to Vimeo, Vimeo recognizes which specific page you are visiting from the information collected by the component and assigns this information to your personal account at Vimeo. If, for example, you click the "Play" button or make the appropriate comments, this information will be transmitted to your personal user account at Vimeo and saved there. In addition, the information that you have visited our website will be passed on to Vimeo. This happens regardless of whether you click on the component / leave comments or not.
If you want to prevent Vimeo from transmitting and storing data about you and your behavior on our website, you must log out of Vimeo before you visit our website. Vimeo's data protection information provides more detailed information, in particular on the collection and use of data by Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/privacy
Use of Instagram
We use the Instagram service on our website. Instagram is a service of Instagram Inc. Through the integrated "Insta" button on our page, Instagram receives the information that you have accessed the corresponding page of our website. If you are logged in to Instagram, Instagram can assign this visit to our page to your Instagram account and thus link the data. The data transmitted by clicking the "Insta" button is saved by Instagram. For the purpose and scope of data collection, its processing and use, as well as your rights and setting options to protect your privacy, you can find further information in the Instagram data protection information, which you can access at https://help.instagram.com/155833707900388.
To prevent Instagram from associating your visit to our site with your Instagram account, you must log out of your Instagram account before visiting our site.
Use of PayPal as a payment method
If you decide to make a payment with the online payment service provider PayPal as part of your order process, your contact details will be sent to PayPal as part of the order triggered in this way. PayPal is an offer of PayPal (Europe) S.à.rl & Cie. SCA, 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg. PayPal acts as an online payment service provider and a trustee and offers buyer protection services.
The personal data transmitted to PayPal is mostly first name, last name, address, telephone number, IP address, email address, or other data that are required for order processing, as well as data that is related to the order the number of items, item number, invoice amount and taxes in percent, invoice information, etc.
This transmission is necessary to process your order with the payment method you have selected, in particular to confirm your identity, to administer your payment and the customer relationship.
However, please note: Personal data can also be passed on by PayPal to service providers, subcontractors or other affiliated companies, insofar as this is necessary to fulfill the contractual obligations from your order or the personal data are to be processed in the order.
Use of Google Adwords
We also use the Google advertising tool "Google Adwords" to promote our website. As part of this, we use the "Conversion Tracking" analysis service from Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, hereinafter "Google", on our website. If you came to our website via a Google ad, a cookie will be placed on your computer. Cookies are small text files that your internet browser stores and stores on your computer. These so-called "conversion cookies" lose their validity after 30 days and are not used for your personal identification. If you visit certain pages of our website and the cookie has not yet expired, we and Google can recognize that you as a user have clicked on one of our ads placed on Google and have been redirected to our page.
The information obtained using the "conversion cookies" is used by Google to generate visit statistics for our website. These statistics tell us the total number of users who clicked on our ad and which pages of our website were subsequently called up by the respective user. However, we and others via "Google Adwords" do not receive any information that can be used to personally identify users.
You can prevent the installation of "conversion cookies" by setting your browser accordingly, for example using a browser setting that generally deactivates the automatic setting of cookies or specifically only blocks cookies from the "googleadservices.com" domain.
You can find Google's data protection declaration under the following link: https://services.google.com/sitestats/de.html
Information / revocation / deletion
Based on the Federal Data Protection Act, you can contact us free of charge if you have any questions about the collection, processing or use of your personal data and their correction, blocking, deletion or revocation of a given consent. We would like to point out that you have the right to correct incorrect data or delete personal data if there is no legal obligation to retain this right.
Model data protection declaration of the law firm Weiß & Partner