Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

General Privacy Policy

It is generally possible to use this website without having to provide any personal data. Should any personal data be needed, you provide it voluntarily. I collect personal data in accordance with the legal provisions set by the German Telemedia Act ( Telemediengesetz – TMG) and the Federal Data Protection Act (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz – BDSG). Without your express consent, I will neither pass on your data to third parties nor will I use them for advertising purposes.

I would like to inform you that the transmission of data in the internet (such as in communication by email) can be subject to security gaps. There is no guarantee that data are completely protected from third-party access. I expressly prohibit the use of my contact information – published in accordance with German law – for sending me unsolicited advertising and information. I reserve the right to take legal action in the case of unsolicited advertising or spam.

Personal information

Contact form

When you use this con­tact form to get in touch with me, I store the infor­ma­tion you pro­vide in the con­tact form along with your con­tact details in order to be able to reply to your mes­sage and answer any follow-up mes­sages. I will not pass on your data with­out your con­sent.

Newsletter

If you subscribe to my newsletter, then I need your email address as well information that lets me confirm that you operate the email address in question and consent to receiving the newsletter. I do not collect other data. I use the data exclusively for sending you the requested information and do not pass your details on to third parties.

You can revoke your permission for me to store your data and email address and to use your email address to send you the newsletter at any time, for example by clicking the Unsubscribe link at the bottom of every newsletter issue.

(Source: eRecht24, Musterdatenschutzerklärung)

About Google Analytics

(Source: http://rechtsanwalt-schwenke.de/google-analytics-rechtssicher-nutzen-anleitung-fuer-webmaster/)

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

In case IP-anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, will the whole IP address be first transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. IP-anonymization is active on this website

Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them with other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

The IP-address, which your browser conveys within the scope of Google Analytics, will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Addon for your current web browser: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

As an alternative to the browser addon or within browsers on mobile devices, you can click here to opt-out. in order to opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics within this website in the future (the opt-out applies only for the browser in which you set it and within this domain). – See more at: http://rechtsanwalt-schwenke.de/google-analytics-rechtssicher-nutzen-anleitung-fuer-webmaster. An opt-out cookie will be stored on your device, which means that you’ll have to click this link again, if you delete your cookies.

Social plugins

This website uses various social plugins, e.g. for Facebook (facebook.com), Twitter (Twitter.com), and Google Plus (plus.google.com) to enable visitors of this site to communicate via these platforms and to optimize the website. The plugins are represented as graphics and clearly identifiable by the logos or letterings of the respective platforms. When visitors connect with this site, the plugins create a direct connection with the servers of these companies. The plugins communicate directly with your browser and transmit data such as your IP address and device-related information to the service provider of the social network. I cannot control which and how much data are collected and transmitted. Clicking the graphics lets you share content from this website with users of the respective social network. It is possible that you may send corresponding data to that company operating the social network where it may be stored when you share parts of the websites or content it contains.

Should you be logged into social networks when you visit this site, data, such as your IP address, may be stored even without directly clicking on a graphic. To prevent this, please log out from these networks before visiting this site. Please contact the social network itself to determine the exact extent of information stored. Most browsers offer add-ons meant to prevent the collection of your data.