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Data protection:
As a rule, you can use our website without disclosing your data. As far as personal data (e.g. name, address or e-mail address) are collected on our webpages, this is always done on a voluntary basis as far as possible. Without your express consent, such data are not transferred to third parties. Please note, however, that data transmission over the internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) may be affected by security issues. It is impossible to fully protect data against unauthorized access by third parties.

We explicitly point out that contact details published under our obligation to provide an imprint to this website must not be used by third parties for sending unsolicited promotional or information material. The operator of the website explicitly reserves the right to take legal action with regard to the receipt of unsolicited promotional information, for example, in spam mails.

Privacy policy with regard to the use of Google Analytics:
If you accepted marketing cookies when you accessed our website, it uses Google Analytics, a web analysis services of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies, i.e. text files, stored on your device to analyse how you use the website. As a rule, the information generated on how you use these webpages is transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. In the case of enabled IP anonymization on this website, Google truncates your IP address beforehand in member states of the European Union or other states which are parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. On behalf of the website’s operator, Google uses this information to analyse your usage of the website, to draw up reports on website activities and to render further services related to website and internet usage to the website’s operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the framework of Google Analytics is not combined with other data of Google.
You can prevent the storage of Google Analytics cookies directly by deselecting the marketing cookies when accessing our website or by appropriately defining the settings of your browser software; please note, however, that in the latter case you may not be able to fully use all the functions of this website. Furthermore, you can prevent the collection of your website usage data (including your IP address) as well as their transfer to and processing by Google by downloading and installing the browser add-on available here.