The legal basis of data protection can be found in the Bundesdatenschutzgesetz (BDSG) and the Telemediengesetz (TMG).
Access data/ Server log files
Provider (respectively his web space provider) collects data on each access of the offer (so called server log files). Access data include:
Name of the requested Web page, file, date, and time of the download, amount of data transferred, notification of successful download, browser type and version, the operating system of the user, referrer URL (the previously visited page), IP address and the requesting provider.
The provider uses the log information only for statistical analysis for the purpose of operation, Example: security and optimization of the offer. The provider retains the right to check the log data later if there is a reasonable suspicion of unlawful use based on specific indicators.
Processing of personal data
Personal data means information that will help to identify a person, i.e. information that can be traced back to one person. This includes the name, email address or telephone number. And also data on preferences, hobbies, memberships or which websites were viewed by someone are including to personal data.
Personal data are only collected, used and passed on by the provider, if this is permitted by law or the users consent to the data collection.
When contacting the provider (for example, via contact form or e-mail), the information of the user will be saved for the processing of the request and when follow-up questions arise.
Comments and posts
Users write comments or any kind of posts their IP addresses will be stored. This is a security measure for the provider in case of a person writing unlawful content in comments or posts (insults, prohibited political propaganda, etc.). In this case the provider himself can be prosecuted and therefore needs to know the identity of the author.
The follow-up comments can be subscribed to by users. The user will receive a confirmation email to verify that they are the holder of the email address entered. Users can unsubscribe running commentary subscriptions at any time. Confirmation email will contain references to it.
Integration of services and contents of third parties
It can happen that within this online offer, third party content is integrated from other websites, such as YouTube videos, maps from Google Maps, RSS feeds or graphics. This always assumes that the provider of such content (hereinafter referred to as "third-party") notice the IP address of the user. Without the IP address, they could not send the content to the browser of each user. The IP address is necessary for the presentation of these contents. We try to use only such content, whose respective providers are using the IP address to only deliver the content. However, we have no control, if the third-parties save the IP address such as for statistical purposes. As far as we are aware of this we clarify users about it.
You can administrate many online-displays-cookies from companies on the US-American site http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ or the EU-site http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices/ .
This offer use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (" Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies ", text files which are stored on users' computers and allow an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about the use of the website by users are usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
In the case of activation of the IP anonymization on this website, the IP address of users of Google will be truncated within Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the complete IP address is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP - anonymisation is active on this site. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate the use of the site by users, compiling reports on website activity and providing additional services which are related to websites and internet usages to the website operator.
The user can prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie about and related the use of the website (including the IP address) as well as the processing of these data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
Cancellation, changes, corrections and updates
User has the right to get free information about the personal data this website may have stored. In addition, the user has the right of rectification of incorrect data, blocking and deleting of personal data as long as there is no legal obligation to retain this data.