Privacy Statement


The operator of these sites takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. We handle your personal information in confidence and in accordance with the legal data protection provisions as well as this privacy statement.

It is generally possible to use this website without providing any personal information. In the event that personal information (for instance your name, address or email address) is collected through these sites, this is always done, where possible, on a voluntary basis. This information is not provided to third parties without your express consent.

We would like to point out that the transfer of data online (e.g. through communication via email) can exhibit security breaches. It is not possible to provide complete protection of data from access by third parties.

Privacy statement for the use of Facebook plug-ins (like button)

Plug-ins are integrated into our social networking page: Facebook, provider Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA. The Facebook plug-ins recognise you through the Facebook logo or the “like button” on our page. An overview about Facebook plug-ins can be found here:

If you visit our page, a direct link is created between your browser and the Facebook server via the plug-in. Through this, Facebook receives the information that you have visited our page with your IP address. If you click on the Facebook “like button” whilst logged into your Facebook account, you can link the content of our page to your Facebook profile. Through this Facebook can assign the visit to our page to your account. We would like to point out that as a provider of the page, we receive no knowledge of the content of the reported data and its use by Facebook. Further information about this can be found in the privacy statement on Facebook at

If you do not want Facebook to assign your visit to our page to your account, please log out of Facebook.

Privacy statement for the use of Google Analytics

This website uses the web analysis service function Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies". These are text files that are saved on your computer and enable an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is generally transferred and saved on a Google server in the USA.

In the event that IP address anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be first reduced by Google to within a member state of the European Union or to other contractual states of the agreement via the European economic market. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transferred to a Google server in the USA and reduced there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports about the website activity and to deliver further linked services to the website owner with the website use and internet use. The IP address conveyed from your browser within the scope of Google Analytics is not united with other information from Google.

You can prevent cookies from being saved through a corresponding setting in your browser software; we would like to point out that in the event you do this, you will not be able to use all of the functions of this website extensively. Furthermore, you can prevent the collection of related data (incl. your IP address) generated by cookies and through your use of the website to Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the available browser plug-in at the following link:

Privacy statement for the use of Google +1

Our pages use Google +1 functions. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Collection and transfer of information: With the help of the Google +1-button, you can publish information worldwide. Through the Google +1-button you and other users will receive personalised content from Google and our partners. Google saves both the information that you have provided as +1 content and the information that you have viewed via the page by clicking on +1. Your +1 can be shown as indications together with your profile name and your photo in Google services, like in search results or in your Google profile, or at other points on websites and advertisements online. Google records information about your +1 activity in order to improve Google services for you and others. To use the Google +1-button, you need a worldwide visible, public Google profile, which must contain at least the name selected for the profile. This name will be used in all Google services. In some instances this name will replace another name, which you have used to share content via your Google account. The identity of your Google profile will be shown to users who know your email address or who have other identifying information of yours.

Use of collected information: Alongside the aforementioned purposes, the information provided by you will be used in accordance with the valid Google data protection regulations. It may be that Google publishes collected statistics about the +1 activities of the user and/or provides these to users and partners, for example publishers, interested persons or linked websites.

Privacy statement for the use of Xing

Our website uses the XING network. The provider is XING AG, Dammtorstraße 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. Every request for one of our pages, which contains functions from Xing, will produce a connection to the Xing server. To our knowledge, your personal data is not saved when this occurs. In particular, no IP addresses are saved and the user behaviour is not evaluated.
Further information about data protection and the Xing share button can be found in the data protection statement by Xing

Objection to advertising emails

The use of published contact information within the scope of the imprint obligations for the sending of requested advertisements and information material is hereby not expressly objected to. The page operators shall expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event that they receive unrequested advertising information, for example through spam emails.


Insofar as it is expressly agreed by you or we have collected your data under consideration for the provision of Section 7 (3) UWG, we will use your email address and voluntary information to regularly send you our newsletter via email. Provision of your email address is sufficient for the receipt of our newsletter. At the end of the newsletter you will find a link through which you can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time for free. Furthermore, it is possible to unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time by emailing

Disclosure, deletion, blocking

You reserve the right, free of charge, to information about your saved personal data, its origin and recipient and the purpose of the data processing as well as a right to rectification, blocking or deletion of this data. You can contact us at any time at the address provided in the imprint for this and for other questions regarding the subject of personal information.


The internet site partially uses so-called cookies. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and safe. Cookies are small text files that are deposited on your computer and are saved by your browser.

Most of the cookies used by us are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies remain saved on your terminal until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser at your next visit.

You can set-up your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and only allow cookies on individual occasions, activate the acceptance of cookies for particular cases or general exclusions, as well as the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. The deactivation of cookies can restrict the functionality of the website.

Server log files

The provider of the pages automatically gathers and saves information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transfers to us. These are:

  • Browser type/browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of server request

This information is not assignable to particular people. An amalgamation of this information with other data sources is not carried out. We reserve the right to subsequently check this information if we become aware of concrete indications for illegal use.

Contact form

If you would like to contact us through the contact form, we will save your data from the contact form including the contact information provided by you for the purpose of processing the request and for in the event that you should have follow-up questions. This information is not passed on without your consent.

Google Web Fonts

For uniform representation of fonts, this page uses web fonts provided by Google. When you open a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly.

For this purpose your browser has to establish a direct connection to Google servers. Google thus becomes aware that our web page was accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web fonts is done in the interest of a uniform and attractive presentation of our website. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.

If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font is used by your computer.

Further information about handling user data, can be found at and in Google’s privacy policy at


Name and address of the data protection officer

The data protection officer of the controller is:

RA Dr. Tom F. Petrick
F.E.L.S Rechtsanwälte Bayreuth GdbR
Löhestraße 11
95444 Bayreuth

Tel .: 0921 / 7566-0

Any data subject can contact our data protection officer at any time with any questions or suggestions regarding data protection.