Cookie Policy

With this cookie policy, the website operator informs the user of the website about the use of cookies or similar storage technologies (hereinafter "cookies") on this website.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are stored by the web browser on the user's end device to store certain information. The next time you visit our website with the same device, the information stored in cookies is sent back to our website (“First Party Cookie”) or another website to which the cookie belongs (“Third Party Cookie”).

Through the information stored in the cookie and sent back, the respective website recognizes that the user has already accessed and visited it with the web browser of his end device. We use this information to be able to optimally display the website to the user according to his preferences.

However, only the cookie itself is identified on the end device. Any further storage of personal data will only take place if the user gives us his express consent or if this storage is absolutely necessary in order to be able to use the service offered and called up.

Consent to the use of cookies

Cookies that are not strictly necessary to provide the services on this website are only used after consent has been given. By actively continuing to use this website after the cookie banner has been displayed, the user consents to the use of cookies.

His  Cookie settings  The user can adapt it individually at any time, for example by activating or deactivating individual cookie categories.

How the user can deactivate or delete cookies in general (including the absolutely necessary cookies) in his browser is described under the point "Deactivation or deletion of all cookies".

Categories of cookies used

Depending on their purpose and function, we divide the cookies used by the website into the following categories:

  • Strictly Necessary Cookies;

  • functional cookies;

  • performance cookies;

  • Marketing / third party / consent cookies

Strictly necessary cookies

Strictly necessary cookies ensure that this website or the service works properly. This means that without these cookies, this website or the service cannot be used as intended. This type of cookies is only used by the operator of the website (first party cookies) and any information stored in the cookies is only sent to this website.

The following absolutely necessary cookies are used on our website:

NamePurposeTerm

ckies_functionalOpt-out for functional cookies1 year

ckies_performanceOpt-out for performance cookies1 year

ckies_marketingOpt-out for marketing/third party/consent cookies1 year

The use of strictly necessary cookies on this website is possible without the consent of the user. For this reason, absolutely necessary cookies cannot be deactivated or activated individually. This function is only available for cookies that require consent, i.e. functional cookies, performance cookies and marketing/third-party/consent-requiring cookies. However, the user has the option of generally deactivating cookies in his browser at any time (see point "Deactivation or deletion of all cookies").

The legal basis for the use of first-party cookies is a legitimate interest (ie interest in the analysis, optimization and economic operation of this website and services) within the meaning of Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 lit. f GDPR.

Functional cookies

Functional cookies enable this website to store information such as B. the user name or the language selection, and to offer the user improved and personalized functions based on this. These cookies only collect and store anonymous information.

The following functional cookies are used on our website:

NamePurposeTerm

cookielawCookie banner was clicked1 year

shdSet when the user logs into their Jimdo site1 year

has_close_teaserIndicates whether the user has closed a teaser so that it is not displayed againSession

The user can object to the use of functional cookies at any time by submitting his  Cookie settings  adjusted accordingly.

The legal basis for the use of functional cookies is a legitimate interest (ie interest in the analysis, optimization and economic operation of this website and services) within the meaning of Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 lit. f GDPR.

performance cookies

Performance cookies collect information about how our websites are used in order to improve their attractiveness, content and functionality. These cookies help us, for example, to determine whether and which sub-pages of our website are visited and what content users are particularly interested in. We record the number of hits on a page, the number of sub-pages viewed, the time spent on our website, the order of the pages visited, which search terms led our users to us, the country, region and, if applicable, the city from which the Access takes place, as well as the proportion of mobile devices that access our websites. The IP address of a computer transmitted for technical reasons is automatically anonymized and does not allow us to draw any conclusions about the individual user.

The user of the website also has the right, for reasons arising from his particular situation, to object to the processing of personal data relating to him, which is carried out for statistical purposes in accordance with Article 89 (1) GDPR. In order to exercise these and other data subject rights, a data subject can contact the contact address given in the imprint or in the data protection declaration at any time.

The following performance cookies are used on our website:

NamePurposeTerm

The user of the website can object to the use of performance cookies at any time by submitting their  Cookie settings  adjusted accordingly.

The legal basis for the use of performance cookies is a legitimate interest (ie interest in the analysis, optimization and economic operation of our website and services) within the meaning of Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 lit. f GDPR.

Marketing / third party / consent cookies

Marketing / third party / consent cookies come from external advertising companies, among others, and are used to collect information about the websites visited by the user, e.g. B. to create target group-oriented advertising for the user.

The following marketing / third party / consent cookies are used on our website:

NamePurposeTerm

__utmaJimdo statistics function (Google Analytics)2 years

__utmbJimdo statistics function (Google Analytics)1 day

__utmcJimdo Statistics function (Google Analytics)Session

__utmzJimdo statistics function (Google Analytics)6 months

__utmt_bJimdo statistics function (Google Analytics)1 day

The user can object to the use of marketing cookies at any time by submitting their  Cookie settings  adjusted accordingly.

Due to the purposes described above, the legal basis for the processing of personal data using cookies is Article 6 Paragraph 1 Letter f GDPR. If the user has given his consent to the use of cookies on the basis of a notice (“cookie banner”) provided by us on the website, the legality of the use is also based on Article 6 (1) sentence 1 lit. a GDPR .

Disabling or deleting all cookies

The user can set his web browser in such a way that the storage of cookies on his end device is generally prevented or that he is asked each time whether he agrees to the setting of cookies. Once cookies have been set, the user can delete them at any time. How the whole thing works is described in the help function of the respective web browser.

A general deactivation of cookies may lead to functional restrictions of this website.