Data protection

Usually, it is possible to use our website without providing personal data. The provision of personal data possibly collected on our website (for example name, address or email address) is always voluntary, as far as possible. Such data will not be forwarded to third parties without your express consent.
We would point out that there may be security gaps in the case of data transmission via the internet (e.g. in the case of email communication). A complete protection of the data against access by third parties is not possible.
The use of contact data published within the framework of the duty to provide legal information by third parties in order to send unsolicited advertising and information material is herewith expressly objected to. The operators of the website expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, such as spam mails.

Data protection statement for the use of Facebook plugins (Like button)

Plugins of the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA, are integrated into our website. The Facebook plugins are recognisable due to the Facebook logo or the “Like” button on our website. An overview of the Facebook plugins can be found here:
If you visit our website, a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server is established by the plugin. The plugin makes it known to Facebook that you visited our website from your IP address. If you click on the Facebook “Like” button while being logged on to your Facebook account, you can link the contents of our website to your Facebook profile. So, Facebook can track the visit of our website to your user account. We point out that we, being the provider of the website, do not have any knowledge of the content of the data transmitted as well as their use by Facebook. Further information in this respect can be found in the data protection statement of Facebook under
If you do not wish that Facebook is able to track your visit to our websites to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.

Data protection statement for the use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files saved onto your computer in order to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie concerning your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. However, if the IP anonymisation on this website is activated, your IP address will be shortened within member states of the European Union or in the countries and territories of other signatories of the Agreement on the European Economic Area beforehand.
The full IP address will be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there only in exceptional cases. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of the website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google will not associate your IP address transmitted by your browser within the framework of Google Analytics with any other data held by Google.
You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to avail of all the features of this website. You can also prevent the collection of the data relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) created by the Google cookie and the processing of such data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link:
Source: Disclaimer and legal notice generator of eRecht24, the portal pertaining to internet law of the lawyer Sören Siebert, eRecht24 Facebook data protection statement, Google Analytics Terms of Service