Privacy Police

SGP Schneider Geiwitz & Partner
Wirtschaftsprüfer Steuerberater Rechtsanwälte PartGmbB

Bahnhofstrasse 41
D-89231 Neu-Ulm

T +49 731 970 18-0
F +49 731 970 18-660


Designated as the operator (hereinafter referred to as “we”) of the website, we are the responsible body for the personal data of the visiting users (hereinafter referred to as “you”) under the Federal Data Protection Act (“BDSG”).


We protect your privacy and personal data. We collect, process and use your personal data in compliance with the contents of these data protection provisions and the applicable German data protection laws, particularly the Federal Data Protection Act (“BDSG”) and the German Telemedia Act ("TMG"). Our data protection provisions are intended to inform you of what personal data we collect, process, and use.


1. Collection of Personal Data

1.1 Personal data in terms of these data protection provisions are individual details about your personal and factual affairs. In particular, this includes your name, birth date, e-mail address, address, and telephone number.

1.2 Personal data in terms of these data protection provisions include the information on your use of our website. In this context, we collect your personal data as follows: information on your visits to our website, such as the volume of data transfer, location from where you are browsing as well as other connection data and sources. As a rule, this is carried out by using log files and cookies. More information on log files and cookies are set out below.


2. Purpose of Use

We use your personal data for the following purposes:

2.1 To ensure that our website is presented in the most effective and interesting way.

2.2 To inform you about our services.

2.3 The use of certain offers on our website, such as initiating contact shall only take place in the event that you transmit the required personal data and have given explicitly your consent on their use. Should you, in the process of visiting our website, fill in and send the online form "contact", the following applies: For handling your request and eventual feedback, by confirming the button „send request”, you agree that we store and process your personal data transferred by the collection form. A disclosure of data to third parties does not occur.


3. Information about your Computer, Cookies and Targeting

3.1 With every access to our webpage, we collect following information about your computer: IP address, request from your browser including the time of this request. Besides, within the scope of this request, the status and the transferred data volume are collected. We also gather information from which website our site was accessed. In this context, the IP address of your computer is stored only for the time of you visiting the website and immediately thereafter is erased or anonymized by abbreviating the characteristics. The remaining data are stored for a limited time period. We may use this information for the performance of our website, mainly to detect and remove errors, to determine the utilization of the website and to implement adaptations and improvements.

3.2 Moreover, we might collect information on your use of our website by using so called browser cookies. These are small text files which are stored on your data carrier and store certain settings and data for the exchange with our system via your browser. As a rule, a cookie contains the domain name associated with your IP address including information on the age of the cookie and an alphanumeric identifier. Cookies enable our systems to identify the user´s device and to immediately provide eventual defaults. As soon as a user accesses the platform, a cookie is transferred to the computer hard drive of the particular user. Cookies help us to improve our website and to offer you a better and a more tailored service. They enable us to identify your computer as a returning visitor to our website, to store therefore information on your preferred activities and to consequently align the website with your individual interests as well as to accelerate the transaction speed of your requests.

3.3 The information in these cookies only contain above explained data on your use of the website. It is not designed to store sensitive personal information, but will assign a unique identification number related to the cookie ("Cookie ID"). There is no combining of the cookie ID with your name, your IP address or similar data which would reveal any personal information about you. Instructions on how to prevent the use of browser cookies are laid out in clause 3.5.

3.4 If you would like to prevent the installation of cookies on your computer, you can do so by changing your browser settings accordingly. In this case, however, it should be noted that you may not be able to fully use all functions of this website or not at all.


4. Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under


5. Adobe Typekit

On this wbsite, Adobe Typekit Webfonts are used. Typekit is a webservice provided by Adobe. This webservice delivers fonts which are used in the webbrowser of the visitor of our website, after a webserver-request at the servers of Adobe (located in the US). In this process, at least the IP-adress of the browser of the device used by the visitor of our website is beeing stored by Adobe. Further Information can be found here:


6. Data Security

All information you are transmitting are stored on servers within the European Union. Unfortunately, the transfer of information accessible on the internet is not completely secure, for this reason, we cannot guarantee the security of data transmitted to our website via internet. However, we believe our website and other systems use measures that are technically and organizationally reasonable to secure your personal information against loss, destruction, access, change or circulation of your data caused by unauthorized persons. In particular, for this purpose your personal data are transferred securely in an encoded way. In the process we use the coding system SSL (Secure Socket Layer).


7. Non-Disclosure of Personal Data

We will not disclose your personal data to any third party, unless you have consented expressly to the release of your data or we are authorized or bound by applicable law and/or directives or decrees. In particular, it may concern the exchange of information for the purpose of prosecution, risk prevention or enforcement of intellectual property rights.


8. Data Protection and Websites of Third Parties

This website may contain hyperlinks to and from third party websites. If you decide to access any of these websites, please note that we do not accept responsibility or warranty for any of these websites, their content or data protection conditions. Please ensure that you are aware of the respective applicable data protection conditions before transmitting personal data to these websites.


9. Changes of Data Protection Provisions

We reserve the right to change any content of these data protection provisions with future effect at any time. A current up-to-date version is available on our website. Please check the website regularly and gain information about the applicable data protection provisions.


10. Legal Rights and Contact

You can request access to your personal data at any time without costs, and if so, demand that its information be corrected and/or erased and/or blocked. For this purpose and/or to obtain specific information on these matters, please feel free to contact us by: Should you have any questions, comments or requests with respect to collecting, processing and using your personal data, please approach us under above mentioned contact data as well.


11. Consents

By using this website, you may have consented explicitly to following agreements given on our homepage. We want to point out that you can withdraw your consent with future effect at any time.

9.1 Contact: For the purpose of processing my request and eventual feedback, I consent to the storage, processing and use of my personal data transferred by the collection form.