We recognize the importance of protecting your personal information. We take the protection of your personal information seriously. Any personal information collected by us will be treated with care and consideration to existing laws related to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy provides information on how we collect, store, use and disclose any personal information provided to us in connection with our website. 

When do we collect information?

When you visit our website, the provider of our web servers automatically records the IP address assigned to you by your Internet Service Provider, the website from which you accessed us, the pages you visit on our website, and the date and time of the visit. Furthermore, the browser type and version, and the operating system will be stored, so we are can develop our website to meet our visitors' needs. We do not associate the collected to specific people or merge it with other data sources. 

Personal data is only stored if volunteered by you, for example, as part of registration, a survey, a contest or when you enter data into a form. If you, for example, send us a question via our contact form, your name, your email address, the subject, and the message will be stored. 

How do we use your information?

We may use the information we collect from you when you sign up for our newsletter, surf the website, or use certain other site features to improve our website in order to better serve your needs and only to the extent necessary in each specific case. 

How do we protect your information?

Your personal information is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.

Squarespace Metrics & Cookies

Our website uses Squarespace Metrics, a web analytics service provided by Squarespace, Inc. ("Squarespace"). Squarespace uses “cookies” on your browser to make our site run effectively, provide the best experience for you and for us to learn more about traffic on our site. 

Cookies are small text files put on your computer. They don't cause any harm or contain viruses. Most cookies we use are only stored while you visit our website ("session cookies")–they are automatically deleted when your visit is over. Some cookies will remain on your computer until you delete them. They allow us to recognize your browser when you come back to our website. 

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since browser is a little different, look at your browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies. If you turn cookies off, some features might be disabled.

Information about the use of our website (including your IP address) that is stored in the cookies will be sent to Squarespace and stored on their servers in the United States of America. Squarespace will use your information e.g., to evaluate the use of the website, provide statistics and activity reports for us. If required by law or if third parties will process data on behalf of Squarespace, Squarespace will transfer this information. Your IP address will not be associated with other data stored by Squarespace.  

If you want to learn more about Squarespace's privacy policies, check their privacy statement and their data processing addendum.

Webfonts

We use Webfonts–that is fonts provided by Google for showing our website in a specific manner to make it more readable, more usable and more beautiful. Your browser downloads these fonts and stores them in your cache when you open the page. If your browser does not support Webfonts, our website will be displayed in a standard font. 

Google Maps

We also use Google Maps to show you how to find us. Here, you can learn more about Google Maps privacy policy: http://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy 

Third-party disclosure

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information.

Third-party links

We may link to third-party websites. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Information and deletion

It is your right at any time to receive information about your stored personal data, the recipients and origins of your data, and the purpose for processing your data. It also is your right to have your data deleted. 

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us using the information that can be found here.