Information about data protection

In order to use some features of this website, it is necessary to submit some personal information. We process this data in accordance with data protection laws which are applicable in Germany.

Information about Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files which are saved on your computer and make an analysis of your use of the website possible. The information collected by the cookie about your use of this website is generally transferred to one of Google's servers in the USA and saved there. However, if you have made your IP address anonymous whilst using this website, Google will shorten your IP address to within the member states of the European Union or other contracting states of the agreement on the European Economic Area first. Only in rare cases is the full IP address transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operators of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on activity on the website and to supply the website operator with other services related to website and Internet use. The IP address which your browser transmits within the framework of Google Analytics will not be collated with any of Google's other data. You can prevent cookies being saved through the appropriate settings for you browser software, however we advise you that in this case you will not be able to use the full range of functions on this website. You can also stop Google from using cookies to gather information about your use of this website (including your IP address) and processing this data by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under this link.