What is a cookie?
Our website uses cookies. A cookie is a simple small file that is transmitted along with pages of our website [and/or Flash applications], and are stored by your browser on the hard disk of your computer. The information stored therein may again be sent back to our servers during a subsequent visit.

Use of session cookies
By using a session cookie, we can see which components of the website you viewed during your current visit. We can thereby adapt our services to the surfing habits of our visitors to the maximum possible extent. Such cookies are automatically deleted as soon as you close your web browser.

Google Analytics
A cookie will be placed by the US company Google via our website, as a part of the “Analytics” service. We use this service to maintain a record and to obtain information about how visitors use the website. Google may provide this information to third parties if it is legally bound to do so, or insofar as third parties process the information on behalf of Google. We have no influence over the same. We have/not permitted Google to use this analytics information for other Google services.

The information that Google collects will be anonymous to the extent possible. It is expressly stated that your IP address will not be provided. The information will be transmitted to and shall be stored by Google on servers in the USA. Google claims to adhere to the Safe Harbor principles and is a member of the Safe Harbor program of the US Department of Commerce. This means that there is an adequate level of protection for the processing of personal data if any.

Right to access, correct or delete your data
You have the right to request access and to correct or delete your data. See our contact page for this purpose. In order to prevent misuse in this connection, we would like to thereby ask you to identify yourself adequately. With regard to access to personal data linked to a cookie, you are requested to attach a copy of the cookie in question along with the mail. You will find it in your browser settings.

Enabling, disabling and deleting cookies
More information on enabling, disabling and deleting cookies will be found in the instructions and/or using the Help function of your browser.