1. General notes
The following notices provide a simple overview of what happens to your personal data
when you visit this website. Personal data is any data that can be used to personally identify you.
can be identified personally. For detailed information on the subject of data protection
Data collection on this website
Who is responsible for data collection on this website?
Data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator. His contact details
How do we collect your data?
On the one hand, your data is collected by you providing it to us. This can be, for example
Data that you enter in a contact form.
Other data is collected automatically or after your consent when you visit the website by our ITsystems. This is mainly technical data (e.g. Internet browser, operating system or time of the page
of the page view). This data is collected automatically as soon as you enter this website.
What do we use your data for?
Part of the data is collected to ensure error-free provision of the website. Other
data may be used to analyze your user behavior.
What rights do you have regarding your data?
You have the right at any time to receive information free of charge about the origin, recipient and purpose of your
stored personal data. You also have the right to demand the correction or
deletion of this data. If you have given your consent to data processing,
you can revoke this consent at any time for the future. You also have the right, under
certain circumstances, to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data.
Furthermore, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority.
For this purpose, as well as for further questions on the subject of data protection, you can contact us at any time.
Analysis tools and third-party tools
When visiting this website, your surfing behavior may be statistically analyzed. This is done mainly
mainly with so-called analysis programs.
Detailed information on these analysis programs can be found in the following
We host the content of our website with the following provider:
The provider is Strato AG, Otto-Ostrowski-Straße 7, 10249 Berlin (hereinafter “Strato”). When you visit our
website, Strato collects various log files including your IP addresses.
The use of Strato is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. We have a legitimate
interest in the most reliable presentation of our website. If a corresponding
consent has been requested, the processing is carried out exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a
DSGVO and § 25 para. 1 TTDSG, insofar as the consent allows the storage of cookies or access to
information in the user’s terminal device (e.g. device fingerprinting) within the meaning of the TTDSG. The
consent can be revoked at any time.
We have concluded an order processing agreement (AVV) for the use of the above-mentioned service.
concluded. This is a contract required under data protection law, which
guarantees that the personal data of our website visitors will only be processed in accordance with our
instructions and in compliance with the DSGVO.
3. general notes and obligatory information
The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your
personal data confidentially and in accordance with the legal data protection regulations as well as this
When you use this website, various personal data are collected.
Personal data is data with which you can be personally identified. This
and for what purpose this is done.
We would like to point out that data transmission on the Internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) can have
can have security gaps. Complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.
Note on the responsible office
The responsible party for data processing on this website is:
The controller is the natural or legal person who, alone or jointly with others, determines the
the purposes and means of the processing of personal data (e.g. names, e-mail addresses, etc.).
Unless a more specific storage period has been specified within this data protection statement, your personal data will remain
Your personal data will remain with us until the purpose for processing the data no longer applies. If you assert a
legitimate request for deletion or revoke consent for data processing,
your data will be deleted, unless we have other legally permissible reasons for storing your
personal data (e.g. retention periods under tax law or commercial law); in the
latter case, the deletion will take place after these reasons cease to apply.
General information on the legal basis for data processing on this
If you have consented to data processing, we process your personal data on the following basis
basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO, insofar as special categories of data
are processed according to Art. 9 (1) DSGVO. In the event of express consent to the transfer of
personal data to third countries, the data processing is also carried out on the basis of Art.
49 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO. If you consent to the storage of cookies or to the access to information in
your terminal device (e.g. via device fingerprinting), the data processing will also be carried out on the basis of
on the basis of § 25 para. 1 TTDSG. The consent can be revoked at any time. If your data is required for
fulfillment of the contract or for the performance of pre-contractual measures, we process your
data on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO. Furthermore, we process your data insofar as these are
are necessary for the fulfillment of a legal obligation on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c DSGVO.
Furthermore, the data processing may be based on our legitimate interest according to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f
DSGVO. Information about the relevant legal basis in each individual case is provided in the following
Note on data transfer to third countries that are not secure under data protection law as well as
the transfer to US companies that are not DPF-certified.
We use, among other things, tools from companies based in third countries that are not secure under
third countries and US tools whose providers are not certified under the EU-US Data Privacy Framework (DPF).
certified. When these tools are active, your personal data may be transferred to and processed in these countries.
and processed there. We would like to point out that in data protection-unsecure
third countries, a level of data protection comparable to that in the EU cannot be guaranteed.
We would like to point out that the USA, as a secure third country, generally has a level of data protection comparable to that of the EU. Accordingly, data transfer to the USA is permissible if the recipient has
has a certification under the “EU-US Data Privacy Framework” (DPF) or has appropriate additional
additional guarantees. For information on transfers to third countries including the
Recipients of personal data
In the course of our business activities, we cooperate with various external entities. Thereby
it is sometimes necessary to transfer personal data to these external bodies.
We only pass on personal data to external bodies if this is necessary within the scope of a
contract performance is required, if we are legally obligated to do so (e.g., disclosure of data to
tax authorities), if we have a legitimate interest according to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO in the disclosure
or if another legal basis permits the data transfer. When using
processors, we only disclose personal data of our customers on the basis of a valid
contract on commissioned processing. In the case of joint processing, a contract on
joint processing is concluded.
Revocation of your consent to data processing
Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You can revoke
already given consent at any time. The legality of the data processing carried out until the revocation
data processing remains unaffected by the revocation.
Right of objection to data collection in special cases and to
Direct advertising (Art. 21 DSGVO)
IF THE DATA PROCESSING IS CARRIED OUT ON THE BASIS OF ART. 6 ABS. 1 LIT. E OR F DSGVO
YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO OBJECT TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA AT ANY TIME FOR REASONS
SITUATION, TO OBJECT TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA; THIS ALSO APPLIES TO
THIS ALSO APPLIES TO A PROFILING BASED ON THESE PROVISIONS.
PROFILING. THE RESPECTIVE LEGAL BASIS ON WHICH PROCESSING IS BASED,
WE WILL NO LONGER PROCESS YOUR PERSONAL DATA UNLESS WE CAN DEMONSTRATE COMPELLING
UNLESS WE CAN DEMONSTRATE COMPELLING LEGITIMATE GROUNDS FOR THE PROCESSING THAT
WHICH OUTWEIGH YOUR INTERESTS, RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS, OR THE PROCESSING SERVES THE ASSERTION
PROCESSING IS FOR THE PURPOSE OF ASSERTING, EXERCISING OR DEFENDING
LEGAL CLAIMS (OBJECTION ACCORDING TO ART. 21 PARA. 1 DSGVO).
IF YOUR PERSONAL DATA IS PROCESSED FOR THE PURPOSE OF DIRECT MARKETING,
YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO OBJECT AT ANY TIME TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA FOR THE PURPOSE OF SUCH ADVERTISING.
PERSONAL DATA FOR THE PURPOSE OF SUCH ADVERTISING; THIS ALSO APPLIES TO THE PROFILING
THIS ALSO APPLIES TO PROFILING, INSOFAR AS IT IS CONNECTED WITH SUCH DIRECT ADVERTISING.
IN CONNECTION WITH SUCH DIRECT ADVERTISING. IF YOU OBJECT, YOUR PERSONAL DATA WILL SUBSEQUENTLY NO LONGER BE
WILL SUBSEQUENTLY NO LONGER BE USED FOR THE PURPOSE OF DIRECT MARKETING (OBJECTION
ACCORDING TO ART. 21 ABS. 2 DSGVO).
Right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority
In the event of violations of the GDPR, data subjects have a right of appeal to a
supervisory authority, in particular in the Member State of their habitual residence, their place of work
or the place of the alleged infringement. The right of appeal exists without prejudice to other
administrative or judicial remedies.
Right to data portability
You have the right to have data that we process automatically on the basis of your consent or in performance of a contract
automated processing, to yourself or to a third party in a common, machine-readable format.
to be handed over. If you request the direct transfer of the data to another person responsible
this will only be done insofar as it is technically feasible.
Information, correction and deletion
Within the framework of the applicable legal provisions, you have the right at any time to free of charge
information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipients and the
purpose of the data processing and, if applicable, a right to correction or deletion of this data. For this and
other questions on the subject of personal data, you can contact us at any time.
Right to restriction of processing
You have the right to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data.
For this purpose, you can contact us at any time. The right to restriction of processing exists in
If you dispute the accuracy of your personal data stored by us, we need
usually need time to check this. For the duration of the review, you have the right to
Restrict the processing of your personal data.
If the processing of your personal data has happened/is happening unlawfully, you may
Request the restriction of data processing instead of erasure.
If we no longer need your personal data, but you wish to use it to exercise,
defense or assertion of legal claims, you have the right to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data instead of the deletion.
Request the restriction of the processing of your personal data instead of the deletion.
If you have lodged an objection pursuant to Art. 21 (1) DSGVO, a balancing must be made between
your interests and ours will be carried out. As long as it has not yet been determined whose interests are
prevail, you have the right to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data.
If you have restricted the processing of your personal data, this data – apart from its
only with your consent or for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims or for the protection
defense of legal claims or for the protection of the rights of another natural or
legal person or for reasons of important public interest of the European Union or a
of a member state.
SSL or TLS encryption
For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as orders or requests sent to
For example, orders or requests that you send to us as the site operator, SSL or TLS encryption. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from
“http://” to “https://” and by the lock symbol in your browser bar.
If SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.
be read by third parties.
4. data collection on this website
Our Internet pages use so-called “cookies”. Cookies are small data packets and do not cause
do no harm to your terminal device. They are stored either temporarily for the duration of a session (session cookies) or permanently (permanent cookies) on your end device. Session cookies
are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Permanent cookies remain stored on your terminal
until you delete them yourself or until they are automatically deleted by your web browser.
Cookies can originate from us (first-party cookies) or from third-party companies (so-called third-partycookies). Third-party cookies enable the integration of certain services provided by
third-party companies within websites (e.g. cookies for processing payment services).
Cookies have various functions. Numerous cookies are technically necessary, as certain
website functions would not work without them (e.g. the shopping cart function or the display of videos).
of videos). Other cookies can be used to evaluate user behavior or for advertising purposes.
Cookies that are required to carry out the electronic communication process, to provide
functions that you have requested (e.g. for the shopping cart function) or for optimizing the
website (e.g. cookies to measure the web audience) are necessary (necessary cookies), are stored on the basis of Art.
basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO, unless another legal basis is specified.
The website operator has a legitimate interest in the storage of necessary cookies for the
technically error-free and optimized provision of its services. Insofar as consent to the
storage of cookies and comparable recognition technologies has been requested, the
exclusively on the basis of this consent (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO and § 25 para. 1
TTDSG); the consent can be revoked at any time.
You can set your browser to inform you when cookies are set and to
allow cookies only in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally
as well as activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. With the
Deactivation of cookies, the functionality of this website may be limited.
Which cookies and services are used on this website can be found in this
Inquiry by e-mail, telephone or fax
If you contact us by e-mail, telephone or fax, your inquiry, including all resulting
(name, inquiry) will be stored and processed by us for the purpose of processing your request.
and processed by us. We do not pass on this data without your consent.
The processing of this data is based on Art. 6 (1) lit. b DSGVO, provided that your request is related to
the fulfillment of a contract or is necessary for the implementation of pre-contractual measures.
is necessary. In all other cases, the processing is based on our legitimate interest in the
effective processing of the requests addressed to us (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO) or on your
consent (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO) if this has been requested; consent can be revoked at any time.
revocable at any time.
The data you send us via contact requests will remain with us until you request us to delete it, revoke your consent to the
revoke your consent to storage, or until the purpose for storing the data no longer applies
(e.g. after the processing of your request has been completed). Mandatory legal provisions –
in particular legal retention periods – remain unaffected.
5. plugins and tools
This website embeds videos from the website YouTube. The operator of the website is Google Ireland Limited (“Google”), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland.
When you visit one of our websites on which YouTube is embedded, a connection is established to the
the servers of YouTube is established. In the process, the YouTube server is informed which of our pages you have
Furthermore, YouTube may store various cookies on your terminal device or use similar recognition
technologies for recognition (e.g. device fingerprinting). In this way
YouTube can obtain information about visitors to this website. This information is used, among other things
video statistics, to improve the user experience, and to prevent fraud attempts.
prevent fraud attempts.
If you are logged into your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to associate your surfing behavior directly with your personal profile.
to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTubeAccount.
YouTube is used in the interest of an appealing presentation of our online offers.
This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. If a corresponding
consent was requested, the processing is carried out exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a
DSGVO and § 25 para. 1 TTDSG, insofar as the consent allows the storage of cookies or the access to
information in the user’s terminal device (e.g. device fingerprinting) within the meaning of the TTDSG. The
consent can be revoked at any time.
The company has certification in accordance with the “EU-US Data Privacy Framework” (DPF). The
DPF is an agreement between the European Union and the U.S., which ensures compliance with
European data protection standards for data processing in the USA. Each company
DPF is obligated to comply with these data protection standards. Further
information on this can be obtained from the provider at the following link:
This site uses Font Awesome for the uniform display of fonts and symbols. Provider is
Fonticons, Inc, 6 Porter Road Apartment 3R, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
When you access a page, your browser loads the required fonts into your browser cache in order to display texts, fonts
and symbols are displayed correctly. For this purpose, the browser you are using must connect to the
to the servers of Font Awesome. This enables Font Awesome to know that this website has been accessed via your
IP address has been used to access this website. The use of Font Awesome takes place on the basis of
Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. We have a legitimate interest in the uniform presentation of the typeface on our website.
Font Awesome on our website. Insofar as a corresponding consent has been requested, the
processing is carried out exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO and § 25 para. 1 TTDSG, insofar as the
consent allows the storage of cookies or access to information in the user’s terminal device (e. g.
device fingerprinting) within the meaning of the TTDSG. The consent can be revoked at any time.
If your browser does not support Font Awesome, a default font will be used by your computer.