Data Privacy Statement
Data privacy statement for the use of Facebook-Plugins (Like-Button)
On our website we integrated plugins of the social network Facebook (Facebook Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California, 94025, USA). You can identify the Facebook-plugins by the Facebook logo or the “Like-Button” on our site. Please find an overview over the Facebook-Plugins using this link: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
As soon as you visit our website, the plugin connects your browser directly to the Facebook server. Facebook thus obtains the information that you have been visiting our website using your IP-address. If you are logged in to Facebook while using the Facebook “Like-Button” on our website, you can share the content of our site on your Facebook-profile.
In this way Facebook can assign your visit on our site to your user account. We point out that as provider of our website we have no knowledge regarding the contents of the data transmitted, nor regarding their use by Facebook. For further information on this topic you may refer to the data privacy statement of Facebook under: http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php
If you do not want Facebook to assign your visit on our website to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.
Data privacy statement for the use of Google Analytics
In case you have activated the anonymisation of your IP-address on this website, Google will – within the area of the European Union Member States or other signatory state to the European Economic Area – shorten your IP-address before transmission and storage.
Only in exceptional cases Google will transmit the complete IP-address to a server in the United States before shortening it there. On behalf of the provider of this website, Google will use this anonymous information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on your website activity, and for providing us as website operators with other services relating to your website activity and Internet usage. Google will not associate your IP address transmitted by your browser through Google Analytics with any other data held by Google.
You can furthermore prevent the registration of the data about your use of the website (including your IP-address) generated by the cookie, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available through the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
Data privacy statement for the use of Google AdSense
This website uses Google AdSense, a web advertising service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google AdSense uses “cookies” (text files) that are stored on your computer and allow an analysis of the use of this website. Google AdSense also uses so-called “Web Beacons” (small invisible images) to gather information. Through the use of web beacons simple information such as the visitor traffic to the website can be collected and analysed.
The information generated by the cookie and / or web beacon about your use of this site (including your IP address) and the delivery of advertising formats will be transferred to a Google server in the U.S. and stored there. Google may also transfer this information to their contracting partners. Google will not associate your IP address with any other of your data held by Google.
You can avoid the installation of cookies through appropriate changes in the settings of your browser software. However, we want to point out, that in that case, you might not be able to make full use of all functions on our website.
By using this site you agree to the processing of data about you collected by Google in the manner described and agree to the aforementioned purpose.
Data privacy statement for the use of Google +1
Collection and transmission of information:
With the help of the Google +1-buttons you are able to publish information worldwide. Through the Google +1-buttons you and other users receive personalized content of Google and our partners. Google will store the information that you used “+1” to mark a content as well as the information about the website you visited while clicking the Google +1-button. Your “+1”-markings, along with your profile name and picture, may be inserted within search results, your Google-profile or otherwise on websites and advertisements in the Internet.
Google records information about your +1-activities to improve the Google services for you and other users. To make use of the Google +1-buttons, you need a worldwide visible, public Google-profile that needs to contain at least the name chosen for the profile. This name will be used for all Google services. In some cases this name may be substituted by a different name that you used for sharing content via your Google-account. The identity of your Google-profile may be displayed to users, knowing your e-mail-address or dispose of other identifying information about you.
Use of the information collected
Apart from the above-mentioned purposes of use, Google will use the information provided by you according to the applicable Google privacy laws. Google may possibly publish compiled statistics on the +1-activities of its users or passes them on to users and partners such as publishers, advertisers or connected websites
Data privacy statement for the use of Twitter
On our website we integrated funcitons of the Twitter service. These functions are provided by Twitter Inc. 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. Through using Twitter and the function “re-tweet” the websites visited by you will be connected with your Twitter-account and disclosed to other users. With it, data will also be transferred to Twitter.
We point out that as provider of our website we have no knowledge regarding the contents of the data transmitted, nor regarding their use by Twitter. For further information on this topic you may refer to the data privacy statement of Twitter under http://twitter.com/privacy.
You may change your data protection setting with Twitter in your account settings under: http://twitter.com/account/settings
Information, deletion, blocking
You have at all times the right to free information about your stored personal data, their origin and the names of any third parties likely to have access to the data as well as the reason for data processing. You have as well the right to correct, block or delete these data. Concerning this and any further questions regarding personal data you can at any time contact us through the contact data stated in the imprint.