Privacy Policy & GDPR compliance
When you visit our website, personal data is collected, processed and used. With this data protection information, we wish to emphasize our commitment to manage your data in a secure and reliable manner and to clarify how we use your personal data. is designed, in order to comply, in terms of the protection of users’ personal data, with the laws/regulations that follow:
– Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR) – Directive 2002/58/EC (GDPR) (Directive 2002/58/EC) – Directive 2002/58/EC (Directive GD/58/EC).

What is personal data?
Personal data is information that can be attributed to your person. This includes, for example, information such as your name, address, email address and telephone number. In addition, during each visit to our website, further data is automatically collected for technical reasons, such as the IP address that your internet access provider allocates to your computer for connecting to the internet, or in relation to the internet browser used by you (technical information). This technical information may, in individual cases, constitute personal data. As a general rule, we use technical information, however, only to the extent necessary for technical reasons, for the operation and protection of our website against attacks and abuse, and in pseudonymous or anonymous form for statistical purposes

How we use your personal data
We collect, process and use your personal data when you visit our website. We only use your data in accordance with applicable legal provisions and this privacy policy, and with your consent, as appropriate. In many cases, data is also only used in pseudonymous or anonymous form.
We use the information we collect in order to respond to your inquiries and fulfill your requests, such as sending you requested documents or email notifications. In order to send you important information regarding our relationship or changes to our terms of use, conditions and policies and/or other administrative information, and for our business purposes, such as data analysis, audits, improving our website and services.

Data retention period
We retain your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes described in this Privacy Policy, unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law or otherwise to fulfill a legal obligation.

Electronic newsletter ( Subscribe to the newsletter )
If you choose to participate in our email newsletter (Newsletter), the email address you submit will be forwarded to MailChimp who provides us with bulk email delivery services. MailChimp (Privacy Policy) is based in the USA and complies with the EU-US Privacy Shield. The email address you submit will not be stored in our website’s own database or in any of our internal computer systems.
Your email address will remain in the MailChimp database as long as we continue to use MailChimp’s services to send bulk emails or until you explicitly request removal from the list. You can do this using the unsubscribe links ( unsubscribe from this list ) contained in any email newsletters we send you.

Traffic monitoring
Like most websites, this site uses Google Analytics (GA) to track user interaction. We use this data to determine the number of people using our site, to better understand how they find and use our websites, and to see their journey through the site. Although GA records data such as your geographic location, device, internet browser and operating system, none of this information personally identifies you. GA also records your computer’s IP address, which could be used to personally identify you, but Google does not provide us with access to this. We assume that Google is performing the processing. GA uses cookies, details of which can be found in Google’s developer guides. Our website uses GA’s analytics.js application.
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer by websites. They do not cause damage to your computer and do not contain viruses. They are used to provide a better browsing experience on individual sites. A cookie is defined as an item that is received by the browser and then stored by it as a text file. Each time the browser calls up a page from the server, this message is sent back, which enables the user’s computer to be identified. Read more about’s cookie policy. Disabling cookies in your web browser will prevent GA from tracking any part of your visit to pages on this site.

Data Transmission to third parties
Finally, we transfer your data within the scope of existing data protection laws to third parties or official authorities if we are legally obliged to do so by an official directive or court order, or we have the right to do so, for example, because it is necessary for the prosecution of criminal offenses, or for the protection and enforcement of our rights and claims.

Data security
The security of your personal data is a high priority for us. Therefore, we protect your data stored with us through technical and organizational measures to effectively prevent loss or misuse by third parties. In particular, our employees who process personal data are committed to maintaining confidentiality. To protect your personal data, the data is transmitted in encrypted form. We use, for example, TLS = Transport Layer Security to protect communication via your internet browser. This is identifiable by the padlock displayed by your browser in case of a TLS connection. In order to ensure the long-term protection of your data, technical security measures are regularly monitored and, if necessary, adapted to the respective prevailing technology standards.

Your rights
You have a legal right to be informed about your personal data stored by us and to request its correction or deletion. Data that we are required to store due to legal, institutional or contractual obligations to maintain commercial documents will be locked rather than deleted in order to prevent its use for other purposes.

Consent, right to object
To the extent that we will use data for a purpose which, according to legal provisions, requires your consent, we will always ask you for your explicit permission and link the permission you grant in accordance with data protection provisions. Permission granted once may be revoked at any time. Please understand that implementing the objection/revocation of your consent may take some time for technical reasons, and that you may continue to receive notifications from us in the meantime.

Link to other companies’ websites
Our website may contain links to the websites of other companies. We are not responsible for the data protection measures for external websites that you may access through these links. Please keep yourself informed in relation to your data protection on these external websites.

We use reasonable organizational, technical and administrative measures to protect the personal information under our control. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or data storage system can guarantee 100% security. If you have reason to believe that your interaction with us is no longer secure, please let us know immediately about the problem by contacting us via the contact form on our website.