Privacy Policy

Translation only provided for the convenience of the user. If missunderstandings occur, they are to be solved according to the German version of this website.

Privacy Policy:

[German Source: juraforum and eRecht24]

§ 1 Data Protection

In the following we would like to inform you about our privacy policy. Here you can find the information about the collection and usage of personal data during the use of this website. We hereby observe the German data protection laws. You can read our privacy policy at all times on our website.

We explicitly point out, that data transmission on the internet (i.e. during the communication via e-mail) can contain security vulnerabilities and can not be protected without interruption against the access of third parties.

The use of the contact information in our legal notice for commercial advertising is explicitly not allowed, unless we gave our prior written approval or there is an existing business relationship. The operator and all on the website named persons object herewith all commercial use and transfer of their data.

 

§ 2 Personal Data

You can use our website without detailing individual personal data. Insofar as our site collects personal data (such as name, address or e-mail address), we will do this, if possible, on a voluntary basis. This data will not be given to third parties without your explicit permission. If there is to be a contractual relationship between you and us to be established, organized in content or modified or if you send a request to us, we will collect and use your personal data, insofar as it is necessary for this purpose (inventory data). We collect, process and use your personal data insofar as it is necessary to enable you to use the website (user data). All personal data will be only stored so long as it is necessary for the given purpose (handling of your request or execution of a contract). Hereby we will comply with record keeping periods set by tax law and commercial law. By order of responsible authorities we may give information in single cases about the inventory data, in so far as it is necessary for the purpose of criminal prosecution, to prevent dangers, to fulfill the legal duties of the offices for the protection of the constitution or the military counterintelligence service or to assert intellectual property rights.

 

§ 3 Comments

In the context of the comments, we collect personal data (i.e. name, e-mail) for a comment to an entry only in the amount conveyed by you. If a comment is published, the email Adress provided by you will be Safe, but not published. Your name will be published, unless you have written using a pseudonym.

 

§ 4 Privacy Policy for the use of Facebook

On our website we integrated Facebook.com. It is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. If you use the “share” function of Facebook on our website, the relevant site will connect with you account on Facebook and if applicable may be shared publicly. Herbei data is transferred to Facebook, containing information about your visit on our website. As a result the user information will be allocated to your personal Facebook account if you are logged in.
For further information reading the privacy policy of Facebook please look here: http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php.

 

§ 5 Privacy Policy for the use of twitter

On our website we integrated twitter.com. It is operated by witter Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. If you use the “tweet” function of twitter on our website, the relevant site will connect with you account on Twitter and if applicable may be shared publicly. Herbei data is transferred to Twitter. We receive no knowledge about the content of the transferred data and their use by twitter. Consult for further information the privacy policy of Twitter: http://twitter.com/privacy
Twitter gives you the option to set your individual data settings here: http://twitter.com/account/settings.

 

§ 6 Privacy Policy for the use of Google+

On our website we integrated Google+. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Collection and Transfer of data: through the use of the Google+ button you can publish information worldwide. Through the google+ button you and other users are provided with personalized content by Google. Google saves the information, that you gave +1 for content, as well as the informations about the website you viewed when you clicked on +1. Your +1 can be shown as references together with your profile name and your picture in Google services, such as in search results or in your Google Profil or on other websites and adds on the internet.
Google collects information about your +1 activities to enhance google services for you and others. To use the google+ button you need a worldwide viewable, public google profile, that needs to contain at least your chosen profile name. This name will be used in all Google services. In some cases your name may be switched with the name, you used when sharing content via your Google Account. The identity of your Google Account can be shown to users who now your e-mail address or know other identification information about you.
Use of the collected data: Besides the explained usage above the data provided by you will be used according to the current privacy policy of Google. Google may publish accumulated statistics about the +1 activities of users or may give these to users and partners, such as publishers, advertisers and connected websites.

§ 7 Privacy Policy for the use of Pinterest

On our website we integrated social plugins from Pinterest. Pinterest is operated by Pinterest Inc., 808 Brannan Street San Francisco, CA 94103-490, USA (“Pinterest”). When you open a website containing such a plugin your browser will initalize a direct connection to the servers of Pinterest. During this the plugin transfers protocol data to the servers of Pinterest in the USA. The data can possibly contain your IP-adress, the address of the website visited that contains Pinterest functions, type and settings of browser, date and time of inquiry, your use of Pinterest as well as cookies. More information regarding the purpose, extent and further use and handling of data through Pinterest and your rights regarding this as well as possibly for your data protection can be found in the data protection policy of Pinterest: https://about.pinterest.com/de/privacy-policy

 

§ 8 Privacy Policy for Web analysis with Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (Google), 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. We have a contract with Google regarding commissioned data processing and are implementing the strict specifications of the German data protection authority completely. Google Analytics uses cookies, i.e. text files stored on your computer to enable analysis of website usage by you. Information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the United States and stored there. You can read more about the use of personal data through Google Analytics in the privacy policy of Google: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de

IP Anonymization: We have activated IP anonymization. This means your IP address is previously truncated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other states which are party to the agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is a full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the United States and truncated there. On behalf this website’s owner, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports about website activities, and provide the website’s operator with further services related to website and Internet usage. The IP address sent from your browser as part of Google Analytics is not merged with other data by Google.

Browser Plugin: You can prevent storage of cookies by appropriately setting your browser software; in this case, however, please note that you might not be able to fully use all functions offered by this website. In addition, you can prevent data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) from being collected and processed by Google, by downloading and installing a browser plug-in from the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

Objection to the collection of data: you can precent the collection of your data through Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An Opt-Out-Cookie will be placed that prevents the collection of your data for future visits: Google Analytics deaktivieren (= Deactivate Google Analytics)

 

§ 9 Disclosure

You have the right, to inquire free of charge and immediately about the data that is stored about you. You have the right, to renounce the agreement to use your personal data for the future. For inquiries please contact the operator under the contact information provided in the legal notice.