It is important to us to protect the personal data collected, processed and used in connection with your visit to our webpages. We collect, use and store your personal data exclusively in compliance with the provisions laid out in the Federal Republic of Germany's Federal Data Privacy Act. In the following, you'll find information on the kind of data that is collected and how it is used during your visit to our webpages.

1. Collection and processing of data in general You can visit our pages without providing personal information. When you access our webpages or download data from them, we store pertinent information in a protocol file and process it. This process occurs in an anonymised manner. It is not possible to infer information about your person. What is stored: your IP address, the date and time of page access, the accessed page and/or name of the file accessed, the volume of data transferred and a report on whether access was successful.

2. Collection, use and forwarding of personal data Personal data is only collected when you voluntarily provide information on our websites via the contact and query forms or activate the corresponding browser settings. If you have provided personal data via our webpages, we will only use it to reply to queries and for technical administration. We only forward or otherwise transfer personal data to third parties if doing so is necessary for the objective of a query, such as sending requested documents, or if you have consented to doing so beforehand. You have the right to revoke consent for the future at any given time. The personal data saved will be deleted if you revoke consent to storage, if knowledge of the data is no longer necessary to meet the objective associated with storage or if the data's storage is impermissible based on miscellaneous legal grounds. Data for invoicing and accounting purposes will not be affected by a deletion request.

3. Use of cookies In order to render visiting our webpages attractive and to facilitate the use of certain functions, we use cookies on various pages. These are small text files that are stored on your device. The cookies we use are deleted after ending the browser session, i.e. after closing your browser (known as session cookies). You can configure your browser such that you will be informed about the use of cookies and can choose whether to accept them on a case-by-case basis. You can also elect to block cookies for certain cases or in general. The functionality of our webpages can be limited due to non-acceptance of cookies.

4. Right to information Upon written request, we will be happy to inform you about data stored regarding your person. In accordance with Germany's Federal Data Privacy Act, you have the right to receive information free of charge regarding your stored data and, as accordingly applicable, a right to correct, block or delete that data.

5. Contact If you have questions regarding the collection, processing or use of your personal data; or for information, correction, blocking or deletion of data, you can contact us by e-mail at