Privacy policy and information according to Art. 13 DS-GVO

Address and contact details of the responsible person and data protection officer

Holger Garbrecht
Bergstraße 118
D-69121 Heidelberg


Purposes for which the personal data are processed and the legal basis of the processing:

Purpose of the processingLegal basis
Processing of technical information in order to provide the service and optimize the display of the information retrieved by the visitor on the respective end device of the visitor to the website.Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DS-GVO (legitimate interest of the responsible party)

Insofar as your personal data is processed to protect the legitimate interests of the controller pursuant to Art. 6 (1) lit. f DS-GVO, the legitimate interests are to permanently analyze and improve the Internet presence and to optimize user-friendliness.

Categories of personal data that are processed

When using this website, the following data is processed for organizational and technical reasons:

  • IP addresses of visitors
  • Name of the accessed pages
  • Date and time of access
  • Name of the browser used
  • Name of the operating system
  • Name of the search engine or external link
  • Name of the downloaded files

The identity of the users is not known to the publisher of this website and no measures are taken to obtain corresponding information elsewhere. The anonymous technical data is only evaluated for statistical purposes in order to constantly optimize this Internet presence and to make the Internet offers even more attractive.

Recipients of your personal data

Anonymized data is not passed on to third parties, or only on the basis of a legal authorization. Data is only transferred to state institutions and authorities entitled to receive information within the framework of the relevant laws or if there is an obligation to do so as a result of a court decision. The following companies have been commissioned with the technical implementation of the services provided:

ContractorService provided
Serverprofis GmbH
Mondstr. 2-4
85622 Feldkirchen
Hosting of the website with a data center located in Germany

Use of cookies

This website uses so-called cookies. These are small text files that are sent from our web server to your browser and stored on the hard drive of your computer. No personal data is stored, only an individual pseudonym. This information is used, for example, to recognize you during navigation on our pages and to make navigation easier for you.

You can set your browser to inform you about the placement of cookies. This makes the use of cookies transparent for you. Alternatively, you can also view this website without cookies. You can preset this in your respective browser. Please note that some functions of the website may then be partially or completely unavailable.

Links to other websites

This website contains links to other websites. The publisher is not responsible for the content of websites to which reference is made from this website by means of a hyperlink. Despite careful control of the content, no liability is assumed for the content of external links. The operators of the linked sites are solely responsible for their content.

Your safety

The publisher protects your data against unauthorized access, loss, manipulation or destruction by technical and organizational measures. The security measures are constantly updated in accordance with technological developments. All communication between your terminal device and the servers is exclusively encrypted.

If you believe that the processing of your personal data violates the GDPR, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority.

Provision of your personal data

Personal data is information about your identity. This includes, for example, information such as name, address, telephone number or e-mail address. It is not necessary for you to disclose personal data in order to use this website. Furthermore, only data that you provide voluntarily or automatically will be stored and processed.

Amendment of the privacy policy

The publisher of this website reserves the right to change the security and data protection measures at any time, in particular if this becomes necessary due to technical developments. In these cases, the publisher will also adapt this data protection notice accordingly, if necessary. Therefore, please note the respective current version of this privacy policy.

Questions, suggestions, complaints

If you have any further questions about the information on data protection and the processing of your personal data, you can contact our data protection officer directly using the contact details provided above.

Please note

This text is a translation of the German “Datenschutzerklärung”, which can be accessed on the German version of the site. Every effort has been made to ensure accuracy of translation. Where the meaning of the English text differs to that of the original German text, the meaning of the original German text prevails.