Privacy Policy

In A Nutshell

In general, our website may be used anonymously. Providing personal data is purely voluntary and you will always be informed if and for what purpose we want to store your data. Personal data are data that enable us to identify you personally and/or to contact you, such as your name, address or e-mail address.

In Detail

Who We Are And How You Can Reach Us

The controller of the processing of personal data on this website is:

You may contact our data protection officer as follows:

What Data We Do (Not) Process, For What Purpose, For How Long And On What Legal Basis

In general: If we intend to store data about you, we will always point this out to you and they will not be used for any purpose other than those expressly stated in this privacy policy.

Anonymous Use Of Our Website

You may use our website anonymously. When you visit our website, your web browser tells our web server your IP address so that communication is possible. Your IP address may be used to identify you. However, we do not store your IP address. You remain completely anonymous to us when visiting our website.

Logging And Evaluation In Case Of Attacks

Error messages – usually caused by attack attempts – are recorded and evaluated for reasons of security. Only the following data that may allow identification are used with respect to the recording of error messages: Your IP address, date and time, exact name (URL) of the requested data file(s), HTTP status code, volume of data transferred, referrer (website from which the file was requested), browser identification string that is sent from your browser (User Agent String). Such data shall be deleted after seven days if they are no longer useful (possibly for evidence).

The legal basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 subpara. 1 letter f GDPR. The legitimate interests in processing on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 para. 1 letter f GDPR are are to ensure the functionality and security of our website and to detect and defend against attacks and other misuse.

Data Processing Upon Contact

If you call us or send us a message, we need your e-mail address, your postal address or a telephone number if you want us to reply to you. You may also use a pseudonym instead of your name. We will use this data, details of your request and date and time of your contact exclusively to handle your request. Your data will not be passed on to third parties but only internally to the department responsible for your particular request. We will delete your data as soon as it is no longer needed for this purpose, i.e. usually three months after the last contact with you. If you have any further questions, please contact us again within three months. The legal basis for the data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 subpara. 1 letters b and f GDPR. The legitimate interest in processing on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 subpara. 1 letter f GDPR is to fulfil your request.

Exceptions: We are required to retain business and commercial letters and other tax-relevant documents in order to fulfil our commercial and tax law archiving obligations; we will delete them by 31 March of the seventh calendar year following their creation, and in the case of booking receipts of the eleventh calendar year following their creation. Our accounting department has access to these data. The legal basis for tax law retention is Art. 6 Para. 1 Para. 1 Letter c GDPR in connection with sections 147 AO, 257 HGB.

Voluntary Provision Of Your Data

You are not obliged to provide us with personal data. If you do not provide us with certain information that we need to handle your request (for example a way to contact you if you want an answer from us), we may not be able to do so.

Recipients Of The Data

Your personal data will remain in our area of responsibility. Our administrators have the possibility to access data processed by IT.

In certain areas, such as web hosting and e-mail hosting, we use specialized service providers, especially Hetzner Online GmbH, Industriestr. 25, 91710 Gunzenhausen, Germany for hosting and IT support. These are strictly bound to our instructions by an agreement on commissioned data processing and may not process the data for their own purposes.

Automated Decision Making, Profiling

Automated decision making or profiling does not take place.

Your Rights

You have a right of access, to rectification or erasure, restriction of processing, to object to processing (see separately under the next point) and to data portability under the respective statutory preconditions with regard to the personal data concerning you. If you want to exercise these rights, we recommend that you simply write to .

You also have the right to complain to a data protection supervisory authority about our processing of your personal data, for example to the supervisory authority responsible for us: Kay Wolter. If you have any questions or requests regarding data protection, please feel free to contact us at any time: Your contact is

Your Right To Object To Processing

To the extent that processing of your personal data is based on Art. 6 para. 1 subpara. 1 lit. e or f GDPR, you have the right to object to processing in accordance with Art. 21 GDPR. If your objection is made for reasons arising from your particular situation, we will no longer process your personal data unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override your interests, rights and freedoms of or for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims. If your objection is directed against direct marketing, including profiling, insofar as it is connected with such direct marketing, we will no longer process your personal data for these purposes.