1. Data protection at a glance
The following information provides a simple overview of what happens to your personal data when you visit our website. Personal data are all data with which you can be identified personally. Detailed information on the subject of data protection can be found in our Data Protection Statement set out under this text.
Who is responsible for data collection on this website? Data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator. The operator's contact data can be found in the Legal Notice on this website.
How do we collect your data? Your data are collected on the one hand by means of you communicating them to us. This can involve for example data entered by you in a contact form. Other data are automatically collected by our IT systems when you visit our website. These are above all technical data (e.g. Internet browser, operating system or time at which the site is called up). These data are collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.
What do we use your data for? Some of the data are collected to ensure error-free provision of the website. Other data can be used to analyse your user patterns.
What rights do you have with regard to your data? You have the right to free information at any time concerning the origin, recipients and purpose of your stored personal data. You also have a right to demand the rectification, blocking or erasure of these data. You can contact us at any time concerning this and other questions on the subject of data protection via the address stated in the Legal Notice. You also have a right to complain to the responsible supervisory authority.
2. General information and compulsory information
The operators of these sites take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data as confidential, and in accordance with both the statutory data-protection regulations and this Data Protection Statement.
Various personal data are collected when you visit this website. Personal data are data with which you can be identified personally. The present Data Protection Statement explains which data we collect and what we use them for. It also explains how and for what purpose this is carried out.
We draw attention to the fact that data transfer in the Internet (e.g. when communicating by email) can involve security loopholes. Complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.
Information concerning the Controller. The Controller responsible for data processing on this website is:
Graduate Translator Jana Brandes
Edelweissstr. 26 // D-13158 Berlin
T +49 30 91607212 // M +49 162 6519345
The Controller is the natural or legal person that decides - either alone or jointly with others - on the purposes and means of the processing of personal data (e.g. names, email addresses or similar).
Revocation of your consent to data processing. Many data processing procedures are only possible with your express consent. You can revoke consent, already issued, at any time. An informal notification to us by email is sufficient. The legality of the data processing carried out prior to the revocation shall remain unaffected by the revocation.
Right to complain to the responsible supervisory authority. In the event of violations of data-protection law, the data subject has a right to complain to the responsible supervisory authority. The responsible supervisory authority for data protection matters is the State Data Protection Officer of the Federal State in which our company has its registered office. A list of Data Protection Officers as well as their contact details can be found via the following link: https://www.bfdi.bund.de
Right of data portability. You have the right to have data, processed by us in automated form on the basis of your consent or in fulfilment of a contract, handed over to you, or to a third party, in a commonly-used, machine-readable format. If you demand direct transfer of the data to another Controller, this will only be done if technically feasible.
SSL or TLS encryption. This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons or to protect the transfer of confidential content, for example orders or inquiries, sent by you to us as site operator. An encrypted connection can be recognized by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from "http://" to "https://" and by the lock symbol in your browser line. If the SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data you send us cannot be read by third parties.
3. Collection of data on our website.
Cookies. The Internet sites in part use so-called cookies. Cookies do not damage your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies are used to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and more secure. Cookies are small text files that are deposited on your computer and stored by your browser. Most of the cookies used by us are so-called session cookies. They are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your end device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognize your browser the next time you visit us. You can set your browser such that you are informed of the setting of cookies and only allow cookies on a case-by-case basis, exclude the acceptance of cookies in specific circumstances or generally, and also activate the automatic deletion of cookies when the browser is closed. Deactivating cookies can restrict the functionality of this website. Cookies required for the conducting of electronic communication or for the provision of specific functions desired by you (e.g. shopping basket function), are stored on the basis of Art. 6 (1) letter f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in storing cookies for the technically error-free and optimized provision of its services. If other cookies (e.g. cookies for the analysis of your surfing patterns) are stored, these will be dealt with separately in the present Data Protection Statement.
Server log files. The provider of the sites automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files that are automatically forwarded to us by your browser. These are:
These data are not brought together with other data sources. The basis for the data processing is Art. 6 (1) letter f GDPR which permits the processing of data for the fulfilment of a contract or of pre-contractual measures.
4. Plugins and tools
Google Web Fonts. This site uses so-called Web Fonts, provided by Google, to obtain a uniform presentation of fonts. When a site is called up, your browser loads the required Web Fonts in your browser cache, in order to display texts and fonts correctly. For this, the browser used by you must establish a connection to the Google servers. In this way, Google is informed that our website has been called up via your IP address. The use of Google Web Fonts is in the interests of a uniform and appealing presentation of our online offers. This constitutes a legitimate interest as defined in Art. 6 (1) letter f GDPR. If your browser does not support Web Fonts, your computer will use a standard font. Further information on Google Web Fonts can be found at https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and in the Google Data Protection Statement: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/
Google Maps. This site uses the map service Google Maps via an API. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Use of the Google Maps functions requires the storage of your IP address. As a rule, this information is transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The provider of this site has no influence over this data transfer. The use of Google Maps is in the interests of an appealing presentation of our online offers and easy location of the places stated by us on the website. This constitutes a legitimate interest as defined in Art. 6 (1) letter f GDPR. Further information on the handling of user data can be found in the Google Data Protection Statement at: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/.