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Privacy Policy


Responsible party pursuant to data protection laws, in particular the European General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR), is:

Sierk Bornemann
Albertstraße 17
30451 Hannover

Your rights as the data subject

You can exercise the following rights at any time using the contact details of our data protection officer:

If you have given us consent, you may withdraw it at any time, which will remain in effect in the future.

You can contact a supervisory authority with a complaint at any time, e.g. the supervisory authority of the state of your residence or the authority that oversees us as the responsible party.

You’ll find a list of supervisory authorities (for the non-public area) with their respective addresses at:
Federal Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information – Addresses and Links.

Collecting general information during a visit to our website

Type and purpose of the processing

When you access our website – i.e. if you do not register or submit information – information of a general nature will be collected automatically. This information (server log files) contains the type of web browser, the operating system used, the domain name of your Internet service provider, your IP address and the like.

It is processed in particular for the following purposes:

We will not use your data to draw conclusions about your person. This type of information will be statistically analysed by us if necessary to optimise our website and its underlying technology.

Data collection when visiting this website

Insofar as you use this website for informational purposes only, ie you neither register, conclude a contract with us or otherwise disclose information to us, we only collect the data that your browser transmits to our servers. When accessing this website, we collect the following data, which is technically necessary for us to be able to display this website and to ensure stability and security:

Legal basis and legitimate interest

The processing occurs according to Art. 6 Para. 1 (f) GDPR, based on our legitimate interest in improving the stability and functionality of our website.

Recipients (used service providers/contract processors)

Recipients of the data may be technical service providers, who work on the operation and maintenance of our website as the processor.

The following organizations, companies or persons have been commissioned by the operator of this website to process data:

TRILOS (Server, web hosting).
Company and server location: Germany.

Third country transfer

The data collected may be transferred to the following third countries: No, none.

Retention period

The data will be deleted as soon as they are no longer required for the purpose of the survey. For the data used to provide the website, this is generally the case when the respective session has ended.

If the data is stored in log files, this is the case after 14 days at the latest. Any further storage is possible. In this case, the IP addresses of the users are anonymized so that they can no longer be assigned to the accessing client.

Mandatory or required provision

The provision of the aforementioned personal data (ℹ️️) is neither legally nor contractually mandatory. Without the IP address however, the service and functionality of our website are not guaranteed. Furthermore, individual services can be unavailable or limited. For this reason, an objection is excluded.

SSL encryption

To protect the security of your data during transmission, we use state-of-the-art encryption methods (such as SSL) via HTTPS.

Information about your right of objection according to Art. 21 GDPR

Individual right of objection

For reasons that arise from your particular situation, you have the right at any time to object to the processing of personal data relating to you, which is based on Art. 6 Para. 1 (f) GDPR (data processing on the basis of a balance of interests) takes place, to lodge an objection; this also applies to profiling based on this provision within the meaning of Art. 4 Nr. 4 GDPR.

If you object, we will no longer process your personal data unless we can prove compelling legitimate reasons for processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing serves to assert, exercise or defend legal claims.

Recipient of an objection

Sierk Bornemann
Albertstraße 17
30451 Hannover

Questions for the data protection officer

If you have any questions pertaining to data protection, please send us an e-mail or contact the person responsible for data protection in our organization:

Revision of our privacy policy

We reserve the right to amend this privacy policy so that it always complies with current legal requirements or to implement changes to our services in the privacy policy, e.g. when introducing new services. Your next visit will be subject to the new privacy policy.

This privacy policy was created via the Privacy policy generator of activeMind AG (Version: #2020-09-30) and is supplemented by further meaningful information.

Last updated: Dec 27, 2020