Data protection declaration

Data collection

If you browse our website, general information is automatically gathered. We may also collect information (server logfiles) about your computer, including where available, the name of your internet service provider, your IP address, the version of your browser software, the operating system of the computer used to access our Website, the pages that you visit on this Website and, if applicable, any search terms you have been using to find our Website. However, this data is statistical data which we only use on an aggregate/anonymous basis for system administration and back up purposes for us to review browsing activity and does not identify any individual.

To ensure protection of your data during transfer we use an encryption method (e.g. SSL) via HTTPS which corresponds to the current technology.

Contact form

If you contact us via the contact form or email, the provided data to process your enquiry as well as potential follow-up questions will be stored.


Vergütungsbericht gemäß § 7 Instituts-Vergütungsverordnung

Using Google Analytics

This Website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ( Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer to help the Website analyse how visitors use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the Website in case of activation of IP anonymization on this Website, however, Google will truncate your IP address beforehand within member states of the European Union or other parties to the agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will your full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the United States and truncated there. IP anonymization is activated on this Website. Google will use this information on our behalf for purposes of evaluating your use of the Website, compiling reports on Website activity and providing us, as the operator of the Website, with other services relating to Website and internet use. The IP address transmitted by your browser in connection with Google Analytics will not be associated 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 so, you may not be able to use the full functionalities of this Website.
In addition, you may prevent the storage of data created by the cookie relating to your use of the Website (including your IP address) to Google and processing of such data by Google by downloading and installing the browser Plugin accessible under the following

link: Browser Add On zur Deaktivierung von Google Analytics

As an alternative to the browser Plugin, You may click on this link in order to prevent collection of data by Google Analytics on this Website in future. This will place an opt-out cookie on your end device. If you delete your cookies, you will have to click again on the link.


As many other websites we also use so-called „cookies“.Cookies are files that are sent by web servers to web browsers. Cookies can be used by web servers to gain specific data, e.g. IP-addresses, used browsers and to identity and track users as they navigate different pages on a website, and to identify users returning to a website.

Cookies cannot be used to start programmes or transfer viruses to your computer. Based on the information contained in the cookies we can make navigation easier and enable correct display of our website.

Under no circumstance will we pass on the collected data to third parties or link personalised data without your explicit consent.

In principle you may of course also use our website without cookies. Internet browers are set up to accept cookies. You can choose to delete cookies, or stop cookies being stored on your computer in the future. The help functions of your internet browsers will inform you how to change the settings. Please note that some features or services on our website may not function properly without using cookies.

Your rights to information, correction, locking, deletion and objection

You have the right at any time to obtain information about your stored personal data. Likewise, you have the right to rectification, blocking or, apart from the required data storage for business processing, the deletion of your personal data. Please contact our data protection officer. The contact data can be found at the bottom.

In order to ensure that data can be blocked at any time, this data must be kept in a lock file for control purposes. You may also request the deletion of the data if there is no legal obligation to archive. If such an obligation exists, we will lock your data on request.

With effect for the future, you may make changes or revoke consent by means of a corresponding notice to us.

Changes to our data protection regulations

We may update these data protection regulations from time to time in order to ensure present legal requirements or to implement changes to our data protection regulation, e.g. the introduction of new services. If you visit us again the current data protection regulations will apply.

Questions for the data protection officer

If you have any questions about the processing of your personal data or about data protection in general, please send an email to

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