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
referred to as „cookies“) on this website.

What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are stored by the web browser on the user‘s device for storing certain information. The next time you visit our
website using the same device, the information stored in cookies will be returned to our website („First Party Cookie“) or another website to
which the cookie belongs („Third Party Cookie“).
The information stored in the cookie and returned by the respective website recognizes that the user has already accessed and visited it using
the web browser of their device. We use this information to optimally display the website to the user according to their preferences.
However, only the cookie itself on the terminal is identified here. Any further storage of personal data will only take place if the user gives us
his explicit consent or if this storage is absolutely necessary in order to use the offered and called service.
Consent to the use of cookies
Cookies, which are not absolutely necessary to make the services available on this website, are only used after the consent. By continuing to
actively use this website after the display of the cookie banner, the user consents to the use of cookies.
The cookie settings can be customized by the user at any time, for example by activating or deactivating individual cookie categories.

How the user generally deactivates or can delete cookies in his browser (including the strictly required cookies) is described under „deactivating
or deleting all cookies“.
Categories of used cookies
Depending on the purpose and function, we divide the cookies used by the website into the following categories:
Absolutely necessary cookies;
Functional cookies;
Performance cookies;
Marketing / Third Party / Approved Cookies

Essential cookies
Absolutely necessary cookies ensure that this website or service works properly. This means that without these cookies, this website or the
service can not be used as intended. This type of cookie is used exclusively by the website operator (First Party Cookies) and all information
stored in the cookies is only sent to this website.
The following strictly required cookies are used on our website:

Name
Purpose Runtime
ckies_functional Opt-out for functional cookies 1 year
ckies_performance Opt-out for performance cookies 1 year
ckies_marketing Opt-out for marketing cookies/third-party cookies/ approval cookies 1 year

The use of strictly necessary cookies on this website is possible without the consent of the user. For this reason, essential cookies can not be
disabled or activated individually. This feature is only available for cookies that require consent, such as Functional Cookies, Performance Cookies,
and Marketing / Third Party / Approval Cookies. However, the user always has the option of generally deactivating cookies in his browser
(see point „Disabling or deleting all cookies“).
The legal basis for the use of the 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 (1) sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO.

Functional cookies

Functional cookies allow this website, information provided, such. For example, the user name or the language selection to save and provide
the user based on improved and personalized features. These cookies collect and store only anonymized information.
The following functional cookies are used on our website: 

Name
Purpose Runtime
cookie law Has the cookie banner been clicked 1 year
shd Set when the user logs on to his Jimdo page 1 year
has_close_teaser Indicates whether the user closed a teaser so that it does not reappear Session

The user can object to the use of Functional Cookies at any time by adjusting his cookie settings 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 Art. 6 (1) sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO.

Performance cookies
Performance cookies collect information abour how our website is used in order to improve its attractiveness, content and functionality. These cookies help us to determine for example which subpages have been used and what content users are especially interested in. We record the number of visits to a page, the number of subpages visited, the time spent on our website, the order of pages visited, which search terms our users have brought to us. We also record the country, the region and, if possible, the city of access, as well as the proportion of mobile devices that acces our website. The IP-address of a user that is transmitted for statistical reasons according to Art. 89 Abs. 1 DSGVO is automatically anonymized and does not give us any personal data.       

The user of this website also has the right for reasons that arise from his particular situation to contradict to the processing of his personal data for statistical reasons as mentioned above. To exercise these and other personal rights the user can turn to the mail address or phone number mentioned on this website.     

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 Art. 6 (1) sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO.

Marketing / third party / approval cookies
Marketing / third party / approval cookies originate, among others, from external advertising companies and are used to gather information
about the websites visited by the user, e.g. create targeted advertising for the user.
The follwoning cookies marketing / third-party / approval cookies are used on our website:

Name
Duration
Runtime
__utma Jimdo Statistics Function (Google Analytics) 2 years
__utmb Jimdo Statistics Function (Google Analytics) 1 day
__utmc Jimdo Statistics Function (Google Analytics) Session
__utmz Jimdo Statistics Function (Google Analytics) 6 months
__utmt_b Jimdo Statistics Function (Google Analytics) 1 day

The user can contradict the use of marketing cookies at any time by adjusting his cookie settings accordingly.
For the purposes described above, the legal basis for the processing of personal data using cookies is set out in Article 6 (1) lit. f DSGVO. If
the user has given consent to the use of cookies on the basis of a notice given by us on the website („cookie banner“), the legality of the use is
additionally governed by Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a GDPR.
Deactivation or deletion of all cookies
The user can set his web browser so that the storage of cookies on his device is generally prevented or he is asked each time whether he
agrees to the setting of cookies. Once cookies are set, the user can delete them at any time. For help please turn to the help function of your
respective web browser.

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