Data protection

It is generally possible to use our website without it being necessary to provide any personal details. To the extent that personal details (name, address or email addresses) are collected, such information will as far as possible be collected on a voluntary basis. This information will not be passed on to third parties without your express permission.
We draw attention to the fact that data sent over the Internet (when communicating by email for example) may be prone to security breaches. It is not possible to completely protect data from being accessed by third parties.
We hereby expressly object to third parties using contact details published as part of the obligation to provide legal details for the purposes of sending us advertising and information materials that we did not specifically request. The operators of this site expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of unsolicited promotional information being sent, e.g. as spam emails.

Data use for specific purposes
We observe the principle of only collecting and using data for specific purposes and will only process and store your personal details for the purposes you provided them to us; the data will be stored for the period that is necessary for us to provide our performances and / or that is required by law. Your personal details will not be passed on to third parties without your express permission to the extent that the provision of the service or the execution of the contract does not make it necessary. The data will only be provided to state institutions and authorities entitled to receive it only within the framework of legal duties of disclosure or if we have been obliged to provide information by a court decision. We take data protection within the company very seriously. We have obliged our staff and the service providers we employ to maintain confidentiality and to comply with legal data-protection provisions.

Right of information and withdrawal
You may at any time request information about the details that we have stored about you at no cost to you and without you being required to provide any reasons for your request. You may at any time block, correct or delete any of your details we have collected. You may also at any time revoke your permission provided to us to collect and use the details without it being necessary for you to state any reasons. Please get in touch with the contact address provided above in the legal details section to do so. We are at your disposal at any time for further questions regarding our privacy statement and the processing of your personal details.

Data protection policy for the use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called ‘cookies’, which are text files stored on your computer, these allow your use of the website to be analysed. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is generally transmitted to and stored on a Google server in the USA. If IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated beforehand within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.
Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. Google will use this information on behalf of the provider of this website to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports about website activity and provide the website operator with other services related to website usage and Internet activity. Google will not link the IP address transferred by your browser as part of Google Analytics with any other data held by Google.
You may prevent these cookies from being stored by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser software; we would, however, like to point out that, by doing so, you may be unable to use some features on this website. You may also prevent the data generated by the cookies about your use of the website (incl. your IP address) being forwarded to Google and stop the processing of this information by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in that is available at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.