1. An overview of data protection
The following information will provide you with an easy to navigate overview of what will happen with
your personal data when you visit this website. The term “personal data” comprises all data that can be used
to personally identify you. For detailed information about the subject matter of data protection,
please consult our Data Protection Declaration, which we have included beneath this copy.
Data recording on this website
Who is the responsible party for the recording of data on this website (i.e., the “controller”)?
The data on this website is processed by the operator of the website,
whose contact information is available under section “Information about the responsible party
How do we record your data?
We collect your data as a result of your sharing of your data with us.
This may, for instance be information you enter into our contact form. Other data shall be recorded
by our IT systems automatically or after you consent to its recording during your website visit.
This data comprises primarily technical information (e.g., web browser, operating system, or time the site was accessed).
This information is recorded automatically when you access this website.
What are the purposes we use your data for?
A portion of the information is generated to guarantee the error free provision of the website.
Other data may be used to analyze your user patterns.
What rights do you have as far as your information is concerned?
You have the right to receive information about the source, recipients,
and purposes of your archived personal data at any time without having to pay a fee for such disclosures.
You also have the right to demand that your data are rectified or eradicated.
If you have consented to data processing, you have the option to revoke this consent at any time,
which shall affect all future data processing. Moreover, you have the right to demand that the processing of your data
be restricted under certain circumstances. Furthermore, you have the right to log a complaint with the competent
Please do not hesitate to contact us at any time if you have questions about this or any other data protection related issues.
This website is hosted by an external service provider (host). Personal data collected on this website are stored
on the servers of the host. These may include, but are not limited to, IP addresses, contact requests, metadata
and communications, contract information, contact information, names, web page access, and other data generated
through a web site. The host is used for the purpose of fulfilling the contract with our potential and existing
customers (Art. 6(1)(b) GDPR) and in the interest of secure, fast, and efficient provision of our online services
by a professional provider (Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR). If appropriate consent has been obtained, the processing is
carried out exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 (1)(a) GDPR and § 25 (1) TTDSG, insofar the consent includes
the storage of cookies or the access to information in the user's end device (e.g., device fingerprinting)
within the meaning of the TTDSG. This consent can be revoked at any time. Our host will only process your data to the
extent necessary to fulfil its performance obligations and to follow our instructions with respect to such data.
We are using the following host:
Netlify, Inc., located at 44 Montgomery Street, Suite 300, San Francisco, California 94104
3. General information and mandatory information
The operators of this website and its pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously.
Hence, we handle your personal data as confidential information and in compliance with the statutory data protection regulations
and this Data Protection Declaration. Whenever you use this website, a variety of personal information will be collected.
Personal data comprises data that can be used to personally identify you. This Data Protection Declaration explains which data
we collect as well as the purposes we use this data for. It also explains how, and for which purpose the information
is collected. We herewith advise you that the transmission of data via the Internet (i.e., through e-mail communications) may be
prone to security gaps. It is not possible to completely protect data against third-party access.
Information about the responsible party (referred to as the “controller” in the GDPR)
The data processing controller on this website is:
The controller is the natural person or legal entity that single-handedly or jointly with others makes
decisions as to the purposes of and resources for the processing of personal data.
your personal data will remain with us until the purpose for which it was collected no longer applies.
If you assert a justified request for deletion or revoke your consent to data processing, your data will be deleted,
unless we have other legally permissible reasons for storing your personal data
(e.g., tax or commercial law retention periods); in the latter case, the deletion will take place after these reasons
cease to apply.
General information on the legal basis for the data processing on this website
If you have consented to data processing, we process your personal data on the basis of
Art. 6(1)(a) GDPR or Art. 9 (2)(a) GDPR, if special categories of data are processed according to
Art. 9 (1) DSGVO. If you have consented to the storage of cookies or to the access to information in
your end device (e.g., via device fingerprinting), the data processing is additionally based on § 25 (1) TTDSG.
The consent can be revoked at any time. If your data is required for the fulfillment of a contract or for
the implementation of precontractual measures, we process your data on the basis of Art. 6(1)(b) GDPR.
Furthermore, if your data is required for the fulfillment of a legal obligation, we process it on the basis
of Art. 6(1)(c) GDPR. Furthermore, the data processing may be carried out on the basis of our legitimate interest
according to Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR. Information on the relevant legal basis in each individual case is provided in
Revocation of your consent to the processing of data
A wide range of data processing transactions are possible only subject to your express consent.
You can also revoke at any time any consent you have already given us. This shall be without prejudice to the
lawfulness of any data collection that occurred prior to your revocation.
Right to object to the collection of data in special cases; right to object to direct
advertising (Art. 21 GDPR)
IN THE EVENT THAT DATA ARE PROCESSED ON THE BASIS OF ART. 6(1)(E) OR (F) GDPR, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO AT ANY TIME OBJECT
TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA BASED ON GROUNDS ARISING FROM YOUR UNIQUE SITUATION.
THIS ALSO APPLIES TO ANY PROFILING BASED ON THESE PROVISIONS. TO DETERMINE THE LEGAL BASIS, ON WHICH ANY PROCESSING OF
DATA IS BASED, PLEASE CONSULT THIS DATA PROTECTION DECLARATION. IF YOU LOG AN OBJECTION, WE WILL NO LONGER PROCESS YOUR
AFFECTED PERSONAL DATA, UNLESS WE ARE IN A POSITION TO PRESENT COMPELLING PROTECTION WORTHY GROUNDS FOR THE PROCESSING
OF YOUR DATA, THAT OUTWEIGH YOUR INTERESTS, RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS OR IF THE PURPOSE OF THE PROCESSING IS THE CLAIMING,
EXERCISING OR DEFENCE OF LEGAL ENTITLEMENTS (OBJECTION PURSUANT TO ART. 21(1) GDPR). IF YOUR PERSONAL DATA IS BEING PROCESSED
IN ORDER TO ENGAGE IN DIRECT ADVERTISING, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO OBJECT TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR AFFECTED PERSONAL
DATA FOR THE PURPOSES OF SUCH ADVERTISING AT ANY TIME. THIS ALSO APPLIES TO PROFILING TO THE EXTENT THAT IT
IS AFFILIATED WITH SUCH DIRECT ADVERTISING. IF YOU OBJECT, YOUR PERSONAL DATA WILL SUBSEQUENTLY NO LONGER BE USED
FOR DIRECT ADVERTISING PURPOSES (OBJECTION PURSUANT TO ART. 21(2) GDPR).
Right to log a complaint with the competent supervisory agency
In the event of violations of the GDPR, data subjects are entitled to log a complaint with a supervisory agency,
in particular in the member state where they usually maintain their domicile, place of work or at the place where
the alleged violation occurred. The right to log a complaint is in effect regardless of any other administrative or
court proceedings available as legal recourses.
Right to data portability
You have the right to demand that we hand over any data we automatically process on the basis of your consent or
in order to fulfil a contract be handed over to you or a third party in a commonly used, machine readable format.
If you should demand the direct transfer of the data to another controller,
this will be done only if it is technically feasible.
Information about, rectification and eradication of data
Within the scope of the applicable statutory provisions, you have the right to at any time demand information
about your archived personal data, their source and recipients as well as the purpose of the processing of your data.
You may also have a right to have your data rectified or eradicated. If you have questions about this subject
matter or any other questions about personal data, please do not hesitate to contact us at any time.
Right to demand processing restrictions
You have the right to demand the imposition of restrictions as far as the processing of your personal
data is concerned. To do so, you may contact us at any time. The right to demand restriction of processing applies
in the following cases:
In the event that you should dispute the correctness of your data archived by us, we will usually need some time
to verify this claim. During the time that this investigation is ongoing, you have the right to demand
that we restrict the processing of your personal data.
If the processing of your personal data was/is conducted in an unlawful manner,
you have the option to demand the restriction of the processing of your data in lieu of demanding the
eradication of this data.
If we do not need your personal data any longer and you need it to exercise, defend or claim legal entitlements,
you have the right to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data instead of its eradication.
If you have raised an objection pursuant to Art. 21(1) GDPR, your rights and our rights will have to be weighed
against each other. As long as it has not been determined whose interests prevail,
you have the right to demand a restriction of the processing of your personal data.
If you have restricted the processing of your personal data, these data – with the exception of their archiving – may be
processed only subject to your consent or to claim, exercise or defend legal entitlements or to protect
the rights of other natural persons or legal entities or for important public interest reasons cited by the
European Union or a member state of the EU.