§ 1 Information as Regards the Collection of Personal Data
§ 2 Your rights
– Right of information
– Right of correction or deletion
– Right to limit the processing of data
– Right to object against the processing of data
– Right to data portability.
2. Furthermore, you have the right to file complaints with the competent Data Protection Regulatory Authorities if you are of the opinion or have doubts that we do not properly store and/or process your personal data.
§ 3 Data Collection in the Course of Visits to our Website
– Your IP Address
– Day and time of the request
– Difference between local time and Greenwich meantime (GMT)
– Subject/contents of the request (sub-page)
– Access status/http-status code
– Data volume transferred per access
– Identification of the accessing website
– Operating system and surface
– Browser type
– Language and version of the browser software used.
a) This website uses the following kind of cookies, the scope and mode of operation is hereinafter explained:
Transient cookies (see 2.))
Persistent cookies (see 3.))
b) Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser. This in particular applies to session cookies which store a so-called session-ID that serves the purpose to allocate various requests made by your browser to just one conjoint session. This makes it possible to re-recognize your computer when you access our website again. Session cookies will be deleted when you log out or when you close your browser.
c) Persistent cookies will be deleted automatically after a specified time, depending upon the actual type of cookie. You can always delete such cookies within the security settings of your browser.
d) You can configurate your browser settings in accordance with your personal requests and you can, for example, avoid the acceptance of third-party cookies or of cookies in general. You should know that in such case, you will probably not be able to use all functionalities of this website.
§ 4 Embedding of Google Maps
§ 5 Use of Social-Media-Plug-ins
a) Facebook Inc., 1601 S California Ave, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA; http://www.facebook.com/policy.php; further information as regards the collection of data: http://www.facebook.com/help/186325668085084, http://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/your-info-on-other#applications and furthermore http://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/your-info#everyoneinfo. Facebook has submitted itself to the EU-US-Privacy-Shield, https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.
b) Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountainview, California 94043, USA; https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/?hl=en. Google has submitted itself to EU-US-Privacy-Shield, https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.
c) Xing AG, Gänsemarkt 43, 20354 D-Hamburg; http://www.xing.com/privacy.
d) LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, California 94043, USA; http://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy. LinkedIn has submitted itself to EU-US-Privacy-Shield, https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.
§ 6 Use of Google Analytics
§ 7 Embedding of YouTube Videos
§ 8 Google Web Fonts
For uniform representation of fonts, this page uses web fonts provided by Google. When you open a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly.
When you call up a page of our website that contains a social plug-in, your browser makes a direct connection with Google servers. Google thus becomes aware that our web page was accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web Fonts is done in the interest of a uniform and attractive presentation of our website. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant t Art. 6 (1) lit. (f) of the General Data Protection Regulation.
If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font is used by your computer.
§ 9 Geo IP2 Precision
We use the Geo IP2 Precision data base on our website which is being provided by its operator, MaxMind Inc. 14 Spring St., 3rd Floor, Waltham, MA 02451, USA. Within that data base, the IP addresses used are allocated to the approximate position and geolocation data on the basis of the country from which the IP address originates. On the basis of your IP address transmitted to MaxMind, we are able to roughly determine your position so that we can automatically adjust the language of our website. Please note that we have no influence upon how your IP address is further processed by MaxMind. You will find further information as https://www.maxmind.com/de/faq. Information as regards data protection can be found at https://www.maxmind.com/de/geoip2-precision-country-service.