Data privacy statement

Responsible body within the meaning of data protection law

Björn Erb

Your rights as a data subject

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

  •   Access to information about your personal data stored with us and how it is processed (Art. 15 GDPR),
  • Rectification of inaccurate personal data (Art. 16 GDPR),
  • Erasure of your data stored by us (Art. 17 GDPR),
  • Restriction of data processing, provided that we are not yet allowed to delete your data due to legal obligations (Art. 18 GDPR),
  • Objection to the processing of your data by us, if you can provide grounds for this (Art. 21 GDPR) and
  • Right to data portability if you have consented to the processing of your personal data or concluded a contract with us (Art. 20 GDPR).

You can revoke your consent provided to us at any time with effect for the future.

Additionally, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, e.g. the competent supervisory authority of the federal state of your domicile or the supervisory authority responsible for us as the responsible body.
A list of supervisory authorities (for the non-public domain) with their respective address can be found at:

Collection of general information when visiting our website

Type and purpose of 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) includes the type of web browser, the operating system used, the domain name of your Internet service provider, your IP address and similar.
It is processed, in particular, for the following purposes:

  • Ensuring unproblematic website connection,
  • Ensuring trouble-free use of our website,
  • Evaluating system security and stability as well as for additional administrative purposes.

We do not use your data to draw conclusions about you personally. Information of this kind may be statistically evaluated by us in order to optimize our website and the technology upon which it is based.

Legal basis

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


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

Retention period

The data will be deleted as soon as they are no longer required for the reason they were collected. This is generally the case, after the respective session has ended, for data that are used to make the website available.

Mandatory or required provision

The provision of the aforesaid personal data is neither legally nor contractually required. Without the IP address, however, the service and functionality of our website are not be guaranteed. In addition, individual services may be unavailable or limited. For this reason, an objection is excluded.

Commissioned processors

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

Website hosting:

Abschnitt eins GmbH – visuelle Gestaltung 

Turmstrasse 30

D-78467 Konstanz

Use of Adobe Fonts (Typekit)

Type and purpose of processing

We use Adobe Typekit for the visual design of our website. Typekit is a service of Adobe Systems Software Ireland Companies (4-6 Riverwalk, Citywest Business Campus, Dublin 24, Republic of Ireland; hereinafter referred to as “Adobe”), which grants us access to a font library. To incorporate the fonts we use, your browser must connect to an Adobe server in the USA and download the fonts we require for our website. Adobe receives the information that our website retrieved from your IP address. For more information about Adobe Typekit, see the Adobe privacy policy available at:

Legal basis

Your consent is the legal basis for the integration of Adobe Typekit and the associated data transfer to Adobe (Art. 6(1a) GDPR).


The use of script libraries or font libraries automatically triggers a connection to the operator of the library. Find information on the use of your data by Adobe Typekit Web Fonts at and in the privacy policy of Adobe Typekit:

Retention period

We do not collect any personal data via the integration of Adobe Typekit Web Fonts.

Third country transfer

Adobe is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement, which provides a guarantee to comply with European data protection law (

Mandatory or required provision

The provision of your personal data is neither legally nor contractually required. However, the correct presentation of standard-fonts content is not possible without this provision.

SSL encryption

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

Changes to our privacy policy

We reserve the right to change this data privacy policy in order to comply with the latest legal regulations or to implement changes to our services into the data privacy policy, e.g. when introducing new services. The new data privacy policy will then take effect the next time you visit our website.

Data privacy questions

If you have any questions about data privacy, please send us an email or contact the relevant data privacy officer within our organization directly:

Björn Erb

The privacy policy was generated using the privacy policy generator of activeMind AG (version 2018-09-24).