Data Protection Declaration

Status: 24 May 2018


The protection of your personal data is very important to us. Therefore, we would like to take this opportunity to provide you with information about the use of personal data on our website.

Please read this Data Protection Declaration carefully. It applies to the collection, processing and use of personal data during your visit to our website.

Responsible person

Responsible person according to Article 4 (7) of the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR):

Dr. Franz TerweyFranz Terwey
Melemstrasse 12
60322 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Telephone: +49 69
(see legal notice)

The subject of data protection

The subject of data protection is personal data according to Article 4 (1) of the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This means any information relating to personal or material circumstances of an identified or identifiable natural person. Personal data includes all information that allows a conclusion to be drawn about an identified or identifiable person, such as name, address or contact information (e.g. telephone number, postal address and email address). IP addresses are also personal data in this sense.

Assigned data use

We collect, process and store your personal data only for the purposes for which you have communicated them to us or to which you have agreed.

We will not disclose your personal data to third parties without your express consent, unless this is necessary to provide the service or fulfil the agreement with you. Any disclosure of information to government institutions or authorities entitled to receive this information is only done within the scope of our statutory obligations or if we are required to provide this information as per court ruling.

All our employees and external service providers have agreed to protect confidentiality and to comply with data protection regulations.

Collection, processing and use of personal data

We collect, process and use personal data only insofar as statutory provisions – in particular the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the German Telemedia Act (TMG) and the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) – allow or require this to be done, or if you have consented to this as a user or visitor to our website.

The following personal data is processed when you are using our website: Contact details such as first name, last name, address, name of your organisation or company, telecommunication numbers and email address.

Your rights to information, data rectification, data erasure data restriction

At any time, you can request information from us, concerning which personal data has possibly been stored, the purpose of storing this data and where it originated. In addition, according to statutory provisions, you have the right to rectify, restrict or erase your personal data.

Please send any such requests via email to:

Transfer of your data to third parties

Insofar as this is necessary for the implementation of contracts or payments, we pass on personal data to companies that we use in connection with data processing in compliance with Article 6 (1b) of the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). No transfer of personal data will be made for purposes of marketing or advertisement without your explicit consent.


When you access our website we collect some of your specific user data (e.g. IP address, browser type, browser settings, operating system) and other technical data (e.g. accessed URLs). This includes the date and time you accessed the website and the volume of data transferred. Server files are anonymised and do not contain any information about personal circumstances and do not allow conclusions to be drawn to concrete individual persons.

We collect these aforementioned data for technical reasons only, in order to be able to present our website to you and to guarantee the necessary stability and security in our legitimate interest. The legal basis for collecting and processing this data is to be found in Article 6 (1f) GDPR.

Links to other websites

Our online offer may contain links to other websites. We have no influence on whether their operators comply with the relevant statutory data protection regulations applicable.