Data Privacy

With the following declaration we comply with our statutory information obligation and provide you with information about the storage of data, the type of data, their intended purpose, and our identity. We also inform you of the first time data are transmitted and the type of data transmitted.


1. Object of data protection

The object of data protection are personal data. These are particulars about personal or factual aspects regarding a certain or determinable natural person. These can be the name, postal address, and e-mail address, but also user data such as the IP address of a computer.


2. Automatic anonymised collection, processing and use of data

We automatically collect, process or use non-personal data that your browser transmits to us (cookies). These data include the following:

- Browser type / version,
- Operating system,
- Referrer URL (source of a link),
- IP address (host name of the computer used),
- Time of the server request

The “setting options” in the menu bar of most web browsers offer the option to select settings that prevent your browser from accepting new cookies in the future or prompt the browser to deactivate cookies that were already received. This, however, may result in a limitation of individual functions of a website. If you would like to reduce the use of cookies nonetheless, you should ensure that the desired security level settings are selected on every computer and every browser you use.


3. Prompted collection, processing and use of personal data

In principle, the collection, processing or use of personal data is not required for using our website. We do not engage in any such. Data are only collected, processed or used if you disclose private data to us voluntarily. Such disclosure may be required in the following cases:

(1) Registration. A registration is required to conclude a contract. Personal data must be entered to complete a registration. The following personal information is required in this process:

- Surname, first name
- Address
- E-mail address
- Phone number
- Age

(2) Contract execution
It may be necessary to disclose your personal information to companies that we use for the provision of services or the execution of a contract. These may be, for example, transport companies or other service providers. No information is disclosed to third parties if not required for the handling of business transactions.

(3) Disclosure to public institutions and authorities. We only disclose information to public institutions and authorities entitled to receive such information within the framework of statutory obligations or following a court ruling.

(4) Advertisement. We process and use personal information insofar as this information consists of information pertinent to members of specific groups in the form of lists or other summaries; this information must also be limited to the customer’s membership in such groups, his professional, industry, or business designation, his name, title, academic degree, address, and year of birth as well as limited to instances where processing or use is required.

(5) Transfer of data abroad. As a matter of principle, we do not transmit data we collect to recipients abroad.

(6) Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, an online analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and allow for an analysis of your use of the website. The information about your use of the website generated by the cookie is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored on that server. On behalf of the operator, Google will use this information to analyse your use of the website in order to compile reports on website activities and to provide further services connected to the use of the website and the Internet for the operator of the website. The IP address transmitted by your browser under Google Analytics is not combined with other information collected by Google. You can prevent cookies from being saved through a corresponding adjustment of your browser software settings; we do, however, point out that you may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent if you do so. You can also prevent the recording of the data regarding your use of the website that are generated by the cookie (including your IP address) and the processing of these data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link: ( Given the discussion regarding the use of analysis tools with complete IP addresses, we would like to point out that this website uses Google Analytics with the extension "_anonymizeIp()", meaning that IP addresses are processed in shortened form only, in order to exclude a direct connection to a specific person.

(7) XING Plugins
We would like to inform you about the process and use personal information with the XING Share-Buttons. On this site the „XING Share-Button“ is used. Your use of the website will connect to the XING AG-Server („XING“) with the „XING Share-Button“-function (insbesondere die Berechnung/Anzeige des Zählerwerts). XING does not record personal data about your website access. XING does not record IP-adresses. There is no report of the user behaviour with cookies in connection with the „XING Share-Button“. The data privacy for the „XING Share-Button“ and further informationen can be found on this website:



4. Minors

We have a particular interest in protecting the personal information of children. We therefore do not knowingly collect, process or use the information of minors unless their parents or legal guardian gave their / his / her permission. As soon as we become aware that minors enter personal information themselves or that such information is entered concerning them without corresponding permission, we will delete this information immediately.


5. Right to information

The customer can always request information regarding the data concerning his person stored by us, also in regard to their origin, recipients or categories of recipients to whom the data were transmitted as well as the purpose of storage.


6. Deletion and blocking

We commit to deleting the personal information processed for our own purposes as soon as access to it is no longer needed to achieve the purpose of storage. Deletion is replaced by blocking in cases in which a deletion is impossible due to retention periods applicable under the law, statutes or contractual provisions, if there is reason to believe that a deletion would harm protectable interests of the affected person or if deletion is impossible or would only be possible with unreasonably high effort due to the special type of storage. Moreover, you may have us block, correct or completely delete the data we collected at any time. The data will also be deleted if you revoke your permission regarding the collection, processing, and use of personal information. If the revocation is issued during an ongoing business transaction, deletion will take place immediately after conclusion of this transaction. Further statutory deletion and blocking obligations shall remain unaffected by the above.


7. technical and organisational measures

We commit to taking those technical and organisational measures that are required to guarantee the execution of instructions pertinent to data protection, provided that the effort required stands in reasonable proportion to the intended protection purpose. As we cannot guarantee complete data security in e-mail communications, we recommend that you use communication by post for confidential information.


8. Identity of the responsible body

The responsible person in terms of the Data Protection Act is
Dr. Gerhard Wolf
Kapuzinergraben 4, 94469 Deggendorf
Tel. +49 (0) 991 99596170
Fax +49 (0) 991 99596171


9. Revocation

The customer may withdraw his permission regarding the collection, processing or use of his data at any time with future effect. The withdrawal has to be addressed to:
Dr. Gerhard Wolf
Kapuzinergraben 4, 94469 Deggendorf
Tel. +49 (0) 991 99596170
Fax +49 (0) 991 99596171