This privacy statement explains to the users the type, the scope and purposes of the collection and use of personal data by the responsible provider
vertreten durch Prof. Dr. Arndt R. Birkert
Tel.: +49 (7946) 944713-0
on this website.
The operators of this site take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in compliance with the statutory data protection regulations as well as this privacy statement. Nevertheless, we would like to point out that data transmission in the internet may feature security gaps. A consistent protection of the data against access by third parties is not possible. When you use this website, various personal data are collected, thus data with which you can be personally identified. This privacy statement explains which data we collect and what we use these for. It also explains how and for which purpose this takes place.
When you contact us by e-mail <s>or via a contact form</s> the data communicated by you (your e-mail address, if applicable, your name and your telephone number) will be stored by us in order to answer your questions. We will delete the data produced in this context after the storage is no longer necessary, or we will limit the processing in case of statutory storage obligations.
With the mere use of the website for informational purposes, thus if you do not register or otherwise transmit information to use, we shall only collect the personal data, which your browser transmits to our server. If you would like to view our site, we shall collect the following data, which are necessary for us from a technical point of view in order to display our website to you and to guarantee the stability and security (Log-files). The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR:
Within the scope of the applicable statutory provisions you have the right to information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipients and the purpose of the data processing at all times free of charge and, if applicable, a right to rectification, limitation or deletion of these data. You are further entitled to have data, which we process automatically owing to your consent or in the fulfilment of a contract, handed over to yourself or to a third party in a common, machine-readable format. If you request the direct transmission of the data to another responsible party this shall only be carried out insofar as it is technically feasible. Please do not hesitate to contact us at all times in case of questions regarding your rights as well as with further questions relating to the topic of personal data.
You are entitled to lodge a complaint at a supervisory authority. Supervisory authority is, for example, the state data protection officer of the federal state, in which our company has its registered seat, consequently the state officer for data protection and freedom of information of Baden-Württemberg. Please refer to the following link for further information as well as the contact details:
You can revoke an already granted consent at all times, e.g. by e-mail. The legality of the data processing carried out until the revocation shall remain unaffected by the revocation.
a) When users call the range of offers one or more cookies will be stored on his computer. A cookie is a small file, which contains a certain string and clearly identifies your browser. With the help of cookies the provider improves the comfort and the quality of its services by the fact, for example, that user settings are stored. Cookies do not cause any damages on the computers of the users and do not contain any viruses. A use of the range of offers is also possible without cookies. Users can deactivate the storage of cookies in their browser, limit it to certain websites or set their browser so that they will be notified before a cookie is stored. You can delete the cookies from the hard drive of your computer at all times via the data protection function of your browser. In this case the functions and the user-friendliness of the range of offers could be limited.
b) This website uses the following types of cookies, the scope and functionality of which are explained below:
c) Transient cookies are deleted automatically when you close the browser. These in particular include session cookies. These store a so-called Session-ID, with which various enquiries of your browser can be allocated to the joint session. This way your computer can be recognised again when you return to our website. The session cookies are deleted when you log-out or close the browser.
d) Persistent cookies are deleted automatically after a stipulated duration, which may differ depending on the cookie. You can delete the cookies in the security settings of your browser at all times.
e) You can configure your browser setting in line with your wishes and e.g. reject the acceptance of third-party cookies or all cookies. We would like to inform you that you may possibly not be able to use all functions of this website.