The Responsible Authority in the sense of the data protection law is:

Heike Puse, Harald Puse

Summary general information

When accessing our website, information of a general nature is automatically captured. This information (server-log files) contain details such as the type of browser, the used operating system, the domain of your internet service provider and other similar information. This exclusively concerns information without conclusion to you as an individual person. The information is necessary for technical reasons in order to provide you with the requested content of websites correctly and is required for internet use. Anonymous information of this kind is statistically evaluated by us in order to optimise our internet presence and the technology behind it.


Like many other websites, we also make use of so-called cookies. Cookies are small text files, which are saved locally on the computer of the person visiting the page. Via these Cookies, we will automatically receive certain data regarding your computer and access to the internet i.e. IP address, browser used, operating system.

Cookies cannot be used in order to start programmes or upload viruses onto your computer. Based on the information contained in Cookies, we can make the ease of navigation and display of correct information possible.

Under no circumstance will the data collected by us be passed to third parties or a link containing personal information be created without your consent.

You can of course view our website without cookies. Internet browsers are regularly set up to accept cookies. You can deactivate the use of cookies at any time via the settings in your browser. Please use the Help-function in your internet browser in order to learn how to change this setting. Please note that individual functions of our website might not work should you decide to deactivate Cookies.

SSL encryption

In order to protect the security of your data by data-transfer, we use the most current, state of the art technology encryption methods (i.e. SSL) via HTTPS.

4.4 Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (in the following: Google). Google Analytics uses so called cookies“, i.e. text files that are stored on your computer and which enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie regarding your use of this website is, as a rule, transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Due to the activation of the IP anonymisation on these websites your IP address will, however, be previously abbreviated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Treaty on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is your full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate your use of this website, to create reports about the website activities, and to provide additional services connected with the websites and Internet use to the website operator. The IP address transmitted from your browser by Google Analytics is not associated with any other Google data.

You can prevent the cookie storage by a corresponding setting in your browser software; however, we would like to point out that in this case you might not be able to use all functionalities of this website. In addition, you may prevent the entry of the data generated by the cookie related to your use of this website (including your IP address) to Google, and the processing of these data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: Browser add on to deactivate Google Analytics.

In addition or as an alternative to the browser add on, you can also prevent tracking via Google Analytics on our website by clicking this link . In this case an opt-out cookie is installed on your device. This means that collection through Google Analytics for this website and browser will be prevented in the future as long as this cookie is installed on your browser.

Use of Script Libraries (Google Webfonts)

In order to display our content correctly and graphically appropriate on a variety of browsers, we use script and font libraries such as Google Webfonts ( Google Webfonts are transferred in order to avoid numerous uploads in your browser’s cache. Should the browser not support Google Webfonts or access be denied, the content will be displayed in a standard font.

The transfer of script libraries or font libraries automatically initiates a connection to the operator of the library. It is thereby theoretically possible – although currently unclear if and to what purpose – for operator of the libraries in question to collect data.

Here you can find the data privacy guidelines for the library operators of Google.

Your rights to information, correction, blocking and deletion of data

You have the right to obtain personal data that has been stored with us at any time. You also have the right to the correction, blocking or deletion of your personal data apart from the mandatory data collection necessary for business transactions. Please contact our Data Protection Officer. Contact details can be found below.

In order for a blockage of data to be taken into account at any time, the data must be saved to a blockage file for control purposes. You can also demand the deletion of data as long as it does not conflict with the corresponding law on archiving. We will, upon request, block your data should a conflict exist with regard to the corresponding law on archiving.

You may request changes or revoke consent with effect for the future by informing us appropriately.

Changes to our Data Protection Regulations

We reserve the right to occasionally adapt this data privacy declaration in order to constantly maintain current legal requirements or to undergo change our services in the data privacy deceleration i.e. when introduing new services. The new data privacy declaration applies for your renewed visit.

Questions regarding data privacy

If you have any queries concerning the data privacy, please write us an e-mail or contact Ms. Heike Puse directly under +49 (0)4165-21623-20.

This data privacy declaration created with the data privacy declaration-generator from activeMind AG.