Legal Notices

We respect your privacy

Legal Notices

We respect your privacy

Legal notices - Privacy Policy


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The author reserves the right not to be responsible for the topicality, correctness, completeness or quality of the information provided. Liability claims regarding damage caused by the use of any information provided, including any kind of information which is incomplete or incorrect, will therefore be rejected. All offers are not-binding and without obligation. Parts of the pages or the complete publication including all offers and information might be extended, changed or partly or completely deleted by the author without separate announcement.

 

Referrals and links

The author is not responsible for any contents linked or referred to from his pages - unless he has full knowledge of illegal contents and would be able to prevent the visitors of his site from viewing those pages. If any damage occurs by the use of information presented there, only the author of the respective pages might be liable, not the one who has linked to these pages. Furthermore the author is not liable for any postings or messages published by users of discussion boards, guest books or mailing lists provided on his page.

 

Copyright

The author intended not to use any copyrighted material for the publication or, if not possible, to indicate the copyright of the respective object. The copyright for any material created by the author is reserved. Any duplication or use of objects such as images, diagrams, sounds or texts in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without the author's agreement.

 

Privacy policy

If the opportunity for the input of personal or business data (email addresses, name, addresses) is given, the input of these data takes place voluntarily. The use and payment of all offered services are permitted - if and so far technically possible and reasonable - without specification of any personal data or under specification of anonymized data or an alias. The use of published postal addresses, telephone or fax numbers and email addresses for marketing purposes is prohibited, offenders sending unwanted spam messages will be punished.

 

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Since the IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated by Google within the member states of the European Union or in other countries which are party to the agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and Internet usage. Google will not associate your IP address transferred by your browser during the use of Google Analytics with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore, you can prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to the usage of the website (incl. your IP address) and the processing of these data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en. Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at https://www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies/. Please note that on this website (www.spi.de), Google Analytics code is supplemented by “anonymizeIp” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

 

Use of YouTube

Our website refers to the Google-powered YouTube site of YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you are logged in to your YouTube account, YouTube allows you to assign your browsing behavior directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account. For more information on how to use user data, see the YouTube Privacy Policy (Google) at https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy

 

Notes on using social plug-ins on our blog pages (only provided in German language)

 

Twitter ("tweet Button")

In the BLOG (which is only provided in German) our website uses the Twitter service button of Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. On our page the button is recognizable by the word 'tweet' and a stylized birdie (Twitter logo). If you use Twitter and in particular the re-tweet feature, Twitter will link your Twitter account to the websites you frequent. This will be announced to other Twitter users, especially their followers. This is also the way to transfer data to Twitter. We will not be informed by Twitter about the content of the transferred data or the data usage. You can find further information under the following link: http://twitter.com/privacy. You have the option to change your privacy settings on Twitter in your account settings at http://twitter.com/account/settings.

 

Facebook

In the BLOG (which is only provided in German) our website uses the button of the social network facebook.com of Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland. On our page the button is recognizable by the word 'teilen' and the 'f' sign (Facebook logo). When you access a feature of this online offer, your device connects to the Facebook servers. The content of the plugin is transmitted by Facebook to the user's device and is included in the online offer. Users can create user profiles from the processed data. We have no influence on the amount of data that Facebook collects with the help of this plugin and therefore inform you according to our knowledge level. By incorporating the plugins, Facebook receives the information that a user has accessed the corresponding page of the online offer. If the user is logged on to Facebook, Facebook can assign the visit to his Facebook account. When you interact with the plugins, for example, press the Like button or leave a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from your device directly to Facebook and stored there. If a user is not a member of Facebook, there is still the possibility that Facebook will know and store its IP address. According to Facebook, only an anonymized IP address is stored in Germany. The purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Facebook as well as the relevant rights and settings for the protection of privacy, you can read the privacy information of Facebook: https:// www.facebook.com/about/privacy/. If you are a Facebook member and do not want Facebook to collect information about you through this website and link it to your Facebook-stored member data, you must log out of Facebook and delete your cookies before using our website. Further settings and contradictions to the use of data for advertising purposes are possible within the Facebook profile settings: Https://www.facebook.com/settings?tab=ads or via the US-American site http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ or the EU page http://www.youronlinechoices.com/.

 

Google + button

In the BLOG (which is only provided in German) our website uses the "Google +" service button from Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. On our page the button is recognizable by the word 'teilen' and the 'G +' sign (Google Plus logo). Each time you retrieve one of our web pages that are equipped with this plugin, this component causes the browser you are using to download a corresponding representation of the component from Google. This process will inform Google about which specific page of our website is currently being visited. In accordance with Google's information, your visit will not be evaluated in case you are not logged in to your Google account. When you visit our site and you are logged in to Google, when you confirm the button through your Google account, Google may collect information about the website you recommend, as well as your IP address and other browser-related information. This way your recommendation can be saved and made publicly available. Your so-called Google referral may then be displayed as a note along with your account name and, if applicable, your Google deposited photo in Google services, such as search results or your Google Account or other places, such as Web pages and ads Be displayed on the Internet. Furthermore, Google may link your visit to our site with your data stored on Google. If you want to prevent Google from doing this, you must sign out of your Google account before you visit our website. Google's privacy notices for the button used here with all other information about the collection, disclosure and use of data by Google, its rights in this regard as well as your profile setting options can be accessed here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/+/policy/+1button.html.

 

LinkedIn button

In the BLOG (which is only provided in German) our website uses the social network LinkedIn and LinkedIn Corporation button, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. On our page the button is recognizable by the word 'mitteilen' and the 'in' sign (LinkedIn logo). When you visit our web site, the plugin establishes a connection between your Internet browser and the LinkedIn server. LinkedIn is thus informed that our website has been visited with your IP address. If you click on LinkedIn's Share button while logged in to your LinkedIn account, you will have the option to link a content from our web pages to your profile page on LinkedIn profile. In doing so, you enable LinkedIn to assign your visit to our website or your user account. We point out that we do not have any knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and its use by LinkedIn. For more information, see the LinkedIn privacy policy at http://www.linkedin.com/static?key=privacy_policy&trk=hb_ft_priv.

 

Xing-Share button

In the BLOG (which is only provided in German) ourwebsite uses the button of the social network Xing, respectively Xing AG, Goose Market 43, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. On our page the button is recognizable by the word 'teilen' and the stylized 'X' character (Xing logo). When this website is called up, the user's browser is used to establish a short-term connection to Xing AG's servers with which the Xing Share button functions (in particular the calculation/display of the counter value) are provided. Xing does not store any personal data of the user on the call of this offer. In particular, Xing does not store any IP addresses. There is also no evaluation of the usage behavior regarding the use of cookies in connection with the Xing share button. The current data protection information on the Xing Share button and additional information can be retrieved here https://www.xing.com/app/share?op=data_protection.

 

Right to obtain information
You have the right at any time to obtain information about the data stored about you, its origin and recipient as well as the purpose of the storage and, if applicable, the right to rectify, block or let delete this data. Information about the stored data is given to you by the responsible authority.

 

Revocation
You have the right to revoke a consent given to us at any time with effect for the future. To this end, an informal message to the responsible body suffices. If you revoke your consent, we will delete your personal data.

Data which we have to store due to legal, statutory or contractual retention obligations will be blocked instead of deletion in order to prevent use for other purposes.

 

Legal validity of this disclaimer

This disclaimer is to be regarded as part of the internet publication which you were referred from. If sections or individual terms of this statement are not legal or correct, the content or validity of the other parts remain uninfluenced by this fact.