Data protection statement

We collect and use your personal data exclusively within the scope of the data protection law of the Federal Republic of Germany. In the following, we would like to inform you of the type, scope and purposes of the collection and use of personal data. You can view this notification on our website at any time.

Data transmission and logging for system and statistical purposes
When you access our website, your Internet browser automatically sends data to our web server for technical reasons. This data includes the date and time of access, the URL of the referring website, the requested file, the quantity of data sent, browser type and version, operating system and your IP address. This data is stored separately from other data entered by you when using our site. It is therefore not possible for us to assign this data to any given person. This data is analysed for statistical purposes, after which it is deleted.

Customer master data
Insofar as a contractual relationship is to be established between you and us, or provisions of such an agreement are to be specified or changed, we will collect and use your personal data to the extent that this is required for these purposes.
In individual cases and upon order of the responsible authorities, we shall be permitted to provide information about such data (customer master data) insofar as this is required for the purposes of criminal prosecution, averting of danger, fulfilment of the statutory tasks of the German domestic security authorities (Verfassungsschutz) and the German Military Counterintelligence Service (Militärischer Abschirmdienst) as well as to enforce rights to intellectual property.

Usage data
We collect and use your personal data to the extent necessary for the use of our Internet service or for accounting purposes (usage data). This includes, in particular, information for user identification purposes and information about the period and the scope of use of our service. For the purposes of advertising, market research and the user-oriented design of our Internet service, we may generate usage profiles using pseudonyms. You have the right to object to this use of your data. We are not allowed to link the usage profiles to the data relating to the bearer of the pseudonym.
In individual cases and upon order of the responsible authorities, we shall be permitted to provide information about such data (customer master data) insofar as this is required for the purposes of criminal prosecution, averting of danger, fulfilment of the statutory tasks of the German domestic security authorities (Verfassungsschutz) and the German Military Counterintelligence Service (Militärischer Abschirmdienst) as well as to enforce rights to intellectual property.

Cookies
We use so-called cookies to expand the functional scope of our Internet offering and to make it more user-friendly for you. These cookies are used to store data on your computer when you access our website. You can prevent cookies from being stored on your computer by making the corresponding settings in your browser. However, this may limit the functional scope of our Internet offering.

Right to information
As a user of our Internet service you have the right to receive information on the data stored about your person or pseudonym. If you so request, we can also provide this information electronically.