Data Protection

Please be aware that there are inherent security risks in transmitting data, such as e-mails, via the Internet, because it is impossible to safeguard completely against unauthorized access by third parties. Nevertheless, we shall safeguard your data, subject to this limitation. In particular, personal information will be transmitted via the internet only if it does not infringe upon third-party rights, unless the respective party has given its prior consent in view of such security risks. Accordingly, as the Web site provider, we shall not be held liable for any damages incurred as a consequence of such security risks or for any related acts of omission on our part.

We oppose the use of any available contact information by a third party for sending unsolicited advertisements. As the web site provider, we reserve the express right to take legal action against unsolicited mailing or e-mailing of spam and other similar advertising materials.

Source: S&K Rechtsanwälte www.streifler.deEnglish translation by Twigg’s Translations

Data Protection Declaration for using Facebook Plugins (Like-Button…)

On my webpage, plugins from the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA are integrated. The Facebook plugins could be recognized by the Facebook logo or the ‘Like button’ on my website. An overview of the Facebook plugins could be found at: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins.

If you are visting this webpage, a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server will be established. Facebook get´s the information, that you have been visiting my webpage with your ip. If you click the Facebook ‘Like Button’, while you are logged into your Facebook account, you are able to link our content to your Facebook profile. Due to this, Facebook is able to link your visit to our website to your Facebook account. It is pointed out, that I, as website owner, do not know anything about the content of the transfered data and their usage by Facebook. I don´t get any information from Facebook about this. You can find more information about this in the data protection declaration of Facebook under http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php.

If you don´t want, that Facebook connects your visit of our webpage to your Facebook account, then please log out from your Facebook account.

Data Protection Declaration for using of Google +1

Collection and transfer of information:
With the help of the Google +1-button, you are able to publish information worldwide. With the Google +1 button you and other users are getting personalized content of Google and our partners. Google stores the information, that you gave a +1 for the content and also informations about the webpage, which you visited while clicking on the +1 button. Your +1 can be published, together with your profile name and your picture in Google services like search results or in your Google profile or at other positions on websites and advertisements in the internet.
Google collects information about your +1 activities, to improve the Google services for you and others. To be able to use the Google +1 button, you need a worldwide visible public Google profile, which needs at least to contain the choosen name for the profile. This name is used in all Google services. In some cases this name can substitute another name, which you might have used while sharing content with your Google account. The identity of your Google profile can be shown to other users, who know your mail address or have other identifying informations about you.

Usage of the collected information:
Besides the above elucitaded intended purpose, the informations, provided by you, will be used according to the Google data protection designation. Google maybe publishes summarized statistics about the +1 activities of the users or provides this information to users and partners, like publishers, advertisers or connected websites.

Data Protection Declaration for using Twitter

On my webpage, functionalities of the Twitter services are implemented. This functions are offered by Twitter Inc., Twitter, Inc. 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. By using Twitter and the function “Re-Tweet”, the visited websites are connected with your Twitter account and other users will get to know about this. During this, data is also transfered to Twitter.

It is pointed out, that I, as website owner, do not know anything about the content of the transfered data and their usage by Twitter. More information can be found in the data protection declaration of Twitter under http://twitter.com/privacy.

Your data protection settings at Twitter can be changed by you in your Twitter account under http://twitter.com/account/settings.

German source: Disclaimer from eRecht24, the portal about internet law from lawyer Soeren Siebert, Facebook DisclaimerGoogle +1 Data Protection DeclarationData Protection Declaration Twitter, translated by me..

Analytics Service

My webpage uses Piwik. Piwik is a so called web analytics service. Piwik uses so called ‘cookies’, which are text files, stored on your computer. This cookies allow an analysis of the website usage. For this purpose, the usage information, provided by the cookie (including the shortened ip address) is transfered to my server and stored for usage analysis purposes. This is used for website optimization by me. Your ip address is immediately anonymized, so that you, as user, are anonymous. The information about your usage of the webpage, generated by the cookie, will not be given to others. You are able to block the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser software. But it might be, that you are then not able to use the full functionality of this webpage.

If you don´t agree to the storage and analysis of the data from your website visit, then you are able to disable this functionality with a mouse click. In this case, the socalled opt-out-cookie will be generated, which prevents Piwik from collecting session data. Attention: If you delete your cookies, then the opt-out-cookie will also be deleted, so that you might have to activate it again.

Disagreement:

German Source: http://www.datenschutzbeauftragter-info.de, translated by me.