Data Protection Policy

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which came into force on May 25, 2018, obliges us to provide you with comprehensive information about the processing of your personal data. Among other things, we will inform you in detail about your rights as a “data subject” whose personal data we process.

You can access the legal notice here.

What data do we collect from you?

1. When you visit our website:

Some necessary information is collected by our web host.

2. Based on your entries on our website:

  • On the contact form and in the feedback form for feedback on accessibility:
    Your first and last name and your e-mail address

  • If you order publications from us: The content of your order and as well as your gender, last name, address and e-mail address

  • If you order the newsletter from us: Your e-mail address

3. We do not collect any other data.

How do we collect your data?

We automatically log basic data each time you access our website; otherwise only on the basis of your entries and, in the case of ordering services, by means of a temporary cookie.

What do we use your data for?

  • Exclusively for the provision, optimization and security of our website

  • With your consent to receive your message and to process your order

We use your data

  • not for profiling

  • not for advertising

  • not for passing on to third parties, except:

    • When ordering publications and image material, we share your address data with the shipping service provider

    • To pursue legal interests, in particular if the data is related to an attack on our IT structures

Your rights

Information, rectification, erasure and blocking, right to object

In accordance with Article 15 GDPR, you are entitled at any time to request comprehensive information from the company (contractual partner) about the personal data stored about you.

In accordance with Article 17 GDPR, you can request the company (contractual partner) to correct, delete and block individual personal data at any time.

You can also exercise your right to object at any time without giving reasons and amend or completely revoke your declaration of consent with effect for the future. You can send the revocation either by post, e-mail or fax to the contractual partner.

Person responsible for data processing‍

Mr. Mirko Langer, senior system administrator


Use of

We use a script from the provider for analysis purposes.

Plausible is a lean and open-source web analysis tool. No cookies are set for this. Plausible is compliant with GDPR and DSGVO, CCPA (USA) and PECR (UK). Made and hosted in the EU, operated from a European-owned cloud infrastructure.

Therefore, we do not require a cookie consent banner.

Updated: June 2024