Data privacy statement for the use of Facebook plugins (like button)
On our pages, plugins of the social network Facebook (Facebook Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California, 94025 USA) have been integrated. You recognise the Facebook plugins from the Facebook logo or the “like button” on our page. An overview of the Facebook plugins can be found here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/. If you visit our pages, the plugin establishes a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. As a result. Facebook receives the information that you have visited our page with your IP address. If you click on the Facebook “like” button whilst you are logged in your Facebook account, you can link the contents of our pages on your Facebook profile. In this way Facebook can allocate your visit of our pages to your user account. We hereby point out that we as providers of the pages are not informed of the content of the data transmitted and their use by Facebook. Further information can be found in the data privacy statement of Facebook under http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php. If you do not wish Facebook to be able to allocate our pages to your Facebook user account, we kindly ask you to log out of your Facebook user account.
Data privacy statement concerning the use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files, which are stored on your computer and permit an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is, as a rule, transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and stored there. In the event of activation of the IP anonymization on this website, your IP address is, however, first abbreviated by Google within the member states of the European Union or in other signatory states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The full IP address is only transmitted in exceptional cases to a server of Google in the USA and abbreviated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information in order to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports about the website activities and provide other services to the website operator in connection with the website and internet use. The IP address transmitted within the framework of Google Analytics by your browser is not merged with other data of Google. You can avoid the storage of all cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software. However, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to fully use all functions of this website. Moreover, you can avoid the transmission of the data generated by the cookie and referring to the use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and avoid the processing of these data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under 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 service for the integration of ads of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google AdSense uses so-called “cookies”, text files which are stored on your computer and which permit an analysis of the use of the website. Google AdSense also uses so-called web beacons (invisible graphics). With these web beacons information such as visitor traffic on these pages can be processed.
The information about the use of this website generated by cookies and web beacons (including your IP address), and the delivery of advertising formats are transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and stored there. This information may be passed on by Google to contracting partners of Google. Google will not, however, merge your IP address with other data stored about you. You can avoid the installation of the cookies through a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to fully use all functions of this website. With the use of this website you agree to the processing of the data collected about you by Google in the aforementioned way and for the aforementioned purpose.
Data privacy statement for the use of Google +1
Collection and transmission of information:
With Google +1 you can publish information throughout the world. Through the Google +1 button you and other users receive personalised contents from Google and our partners. Google stores both the information that you have allocated a +1 for content and information about the page that you have viewed while clicking on +1. Your +1 can be shown as information together with your profile name and your photo in Google services such as search results or in your Google profile or in other areas of websites and ads on the internet. Google records information about your +1 activities in order to improve the Google services for you and others. In order to use the Google +1 button, you need a worldwide visible public Google profile which must contain at least the name chosen for the profile. This name is used in all Google services. In some cases, this name can also replace another name which you have used when sharing contents through your Google account. The identity of your Google profile can be displayed to users who know your email address or have other identifying information about you.
Use of the collected information:
Apart from the uses stated above, the information made available by you is used in accordance with the applicable data privacy provisions of Google. Google possibly publishes summaries of statistics about the +1 activities of the users and / or transmits those to users and partners, such as publishers, advertisers or linked websites.
Data privacy statement about the use of Twitter
On our pages, functions of the Twitter service are integrated. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., Twitter Inc, 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. By using Twitter and the “re-tweet” function, the web pages visited by you are linked to your Twitter account and communicated to other users. On this occasion, data are also transmitted to Twitter. We would like to point out that as providers of the pages we are not aware of the content of the transmitted data and their use by Twitter. Further information can be found in the data privacy statement of Twitter under http://twitter.com/privacy. Your data privacy settings on Twitter can be changed in the account settings under http://twitter.com/account/settings.
Information, deletion, blocking
You have the right to free-of-charge information at any time about your stored personal data, the origin and recipients and the purpose of data processing as well as the right to correction, blocking or deletion of such data. You can contact us at any time under the address mentioned in the imprint of the website operator with regard to further questions concerning personal data.