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.

Analysis tools and advertising

Google Tag Manager

We use the Google Tag Manager. The provider is Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland. Google Tag Manager is a tool that allows us to embed tracking or statistical tools and other technologies on our website. The Google Tag Manager itself does not create user profiles, does not store cookies and does not perform any independent analyses. It only serves to manage and play out the tools integrated via it. However, the Google Tag Manager records your IP address, which may also be transferred to Google's parent company in the United States. The use of the Google Tag Manager is based on Art. 6 (1) lit. f DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in a quick and uncomplicated integration and management of various tools on his website. If a corresponding consent has been requested, the processing is carried out exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO and § 25 para. 1 TTDSG, insofar as the consent includes the storage of cookies or access to information in the user's terminal device (e.g. device fingerprinting) as defined by the TTDSG. The consent can be revoked at any time.

Google Analytics

This website uses functions of the web analysis service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Ireland Limited ("Google"), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland. Google Analytics enables the website operator to analyze the behavior of website visitors. In doing so, the website operator receives various usage data, such as page views, dwell time, operating systems used and the origin of the user. This data is summarized in a user ID and assigned to the respective end device of the website visitor. Furthermore, Google Analytics allows us to record your mouse and scroll movements and clicks, among other things. Furthermore, Google Analytics uses various modeling approaches to supplement the collected data sets and uses machine learning technologies in the data analysis. Google Analytics uses technologies that enable the recognition of the user for the purpose of analyzing user behavior (e.g. cookies or device fingerprinting). The information collected by Google about the use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The use of this service is based on your consent according to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO and § 25 para. 1 TTDSG. The consent can be revoked at any time. Data transfer to the USA is based on the standard contractual clauses of the EU Commission. Details can be found here:

Browser Plugin

You can prevent the collection and processing of your data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link: For more information on how Google Analytics handles user data, please see Google's privacy policy:

Google signals

We use Google signals. When you visit our website, Google Analytics collects, among other things, your location, search history and YouTube history, as well as demographic data (visitor data). This data can be used for personalized advertising with the help of Google signals. If you have a Google account, Google Signal's visitor data is linked to your Google account and used for personalized advertising messages. The data is also used to create anonymized statistics on the user behavior of our users.

Contract data processing

We have executed a contract data processing agreement with Google and are implementing the stringent provisions of the German data protection agencies to the fullest when using Google Analytics.

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.