Data Potection

As the operator of this website, we take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the provisions of the applicable data protection legislation as well as with this privacy policy.

In general, our website can be used without providing any personal data. If personal data is collected on our pages (e.g. name, address or email address), this is done on a voluntary basis as far as possible. The data will not be disclosed to third parties without your explicit consent.

We hereby give notice that data transmitted via the internet (e.g. via email communication) may be subject to security breaches. Complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.

Data protection statement for the use of Facebook plugins (Like button)

Our website includes plugins for the social network Facebook, Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA. You can identify Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the “Like” button on our site. For an overview of Facebook plugins, please check http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.

When you visit our site, a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server is established by means of the plugin. This enables Facebook to receive information that you have visited our site from your IP address. If you click on the Facebook “Like” button while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link the content of our site to your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to associate your visit to our site with your user account. We would like to inform you that, as the provider of this website, we do not receive any knowledge of the content of the data transmitted or how it is used by Facebook. For more information, please see Facebook’s data protection statement under http://www.facebook.com/policy.php.

If you do not want Facebook to associate your visit to our site with your Facebook account, please first log out of your Facebook account.

Data protection declaration for using Google Analytics

This website uses functions of Google Analytics, a web analytics service. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called “Cookies”. These are text files stored on your computer that enable an analysis of how you use our website. As a rule, the cookie-generated data regarding your use of this website will be forwarded to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website from Tellmann Consulting, your IP address will first be shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other states that are contracting parties to the agreement in the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, for compiling reports on website activity, and for providing other services regarding website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with any other data held by Google.

You can prevent storage of these cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser software. However, we wish to point out that, in doing so, you may not be able to enjoy the full functionality of this website. You can also prevent the data generated by cookies about your use of the website (including your IP address) being passed to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

Data protection statement for the use of Google +1

Our pages use Google +1 functions. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Collection and dissemination of information: The Google +1 button enables you to publish information around the world. The Google +1 button lets you and other users obtain personalised content from Google and our partners. Google stores both the information that you have given +1 for content as well as information about the page that you viewed when you clicked on +1. Your +1 can be displayed together with your profile name and photo in Google services, for example in search results or in your Google profile, or in other places on websites and advertisements on the Internet. Google records information about your +1 activities in order to improve Google services for you and others. To use the Google +1 button, you need a globally visible and public Google profile that contains at least the name you have selected as your profile name. This name is used in all Google services. In some cases, this name can also replace a different name that you have used to share content via your Google account. The identity of your Google profile can be shown to users who know your email address or other information that can identify you.

Use of collected data: In addition to the uses mentioned above, the information you provide is used in accordance with the applicable Google data protection policies. Google may publish aggregated statistics on the +1 activities of users and/or pass this information on to users and partners such as publishers, advertisers or linked websites.

Data protection statement for the use of Instagram

Our website contains functions of the Instagram service. These functions are offered by Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA. If you are logged into your Instagram account, you can click the Instagram button to link the content of our pages with your Instagram profile. This means that Instagram can associate visits to our pages with your user account. As the operator of this website, we expressly point out that we receive no information on the content of the transmitted data or its use by Instagram.

For more information, please see the data protection policy of Instagram: http://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/

Data protection statement for the use of LinkedIn

Our site uses functions from the LinkedIn network. Provider is the LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Each time one of our pages containing LinkedIn functions is accessed, your browser establishes a direct connection to the LinkedIn servers. LinkedIn is informed that you have visited our Internet pages with your IP address. If you use the LinkedIn “Recommend” button and are logged into your LinkedIn account, it is possible for LinkedIn to associate your visit to our Internet website with your user account. As the provider of this website, we expressly point out that we receive no information on the content of the transmitted data or its use by LinkedIn.

Further information can be found in the data protection declaration under:
https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy

Data protection statement for the use of Twitter

Functions of the Twitter service are embedded in our website. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. When you use Twitter and the “re-tweet” function, the websites you visit are connected to your Twitter account and made known to other users. This data is also transmitted to Twitter. As the operator of this website, we expressly point out that we receive no information on the content of the transmitted data or its use by Twitter. For more information on Twitter’s data protection policy, please visit http://twitter.com/privacy.

To modify your data protection preferences on Twitter, go to
http://twitter.com/account/settings.

Data protection statement for the use of XING

Our website uses functions of the network XING. The provider is XING AG, Dammtorstraße 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. Each time one of our pages containing XING features is accessed, your browser establishes a direct connection to the XING servers. To the best of our knowledge, no personal data is stored here. In particular, no IP addresses are stored, nor is usage behaviour evaluated.

For more information about data protection and the XING Share button, please see the XING data protection declaration on: https://www.xing.com/app/share?op=data_protection

Data protection policy for the use of YouTube

Our website uses plugins from the YouTube site which is operated by Google. The operator of the pages is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you visit one of our pages equipped with a YouTube plugin, connect to the YouTube servers is made. Here the Youtube server is informed about which of our pages you have visited.
If you are logged into your YouTube account, you allow YouTube to associate your surfing habits directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

Further information about handling user data, can be found in the data protection declaration of YouTube under https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy

Cookies

Some of our webpages use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies help make our offer more user-friendly, efficient, and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies“. They are automatically deleted once you finish your session. Other cookies remain in your device’s memory until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser on your next visit.

You can configure your browser to inform you about the use of cookies so that you can decide on a case-by-case basis whether to accept or reject a cookie. Alternatively, your browser can be configured to automatically accept cookies under certain conditions or to always reject them, or to automatically delete cookies when closing your browser. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be limited.

Server log files

The website provider automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in so-called server log files. This includes:

  • Browser type/browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of accessing computer
  • Time of server request

This information cannot be matched up with a particular person. These data are not combined with data from other sources. We reserve the right to retrospectively examine this log data in the event of concrete evidence of illegal activity.

Tellmann Consulting contact form

If you send us questions via the contact form, we collect the data requested and the contact details you provide in order to answer your question and any follow-up questions. We do not share this information without your permission.

Objection to promotional emails

We hereby expressly prohibit the use of contact data published in the context of website legal notice requirements with regard to the sending of promotional and informational materials not expressly requested. The website operators expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event that unsolicited advertising material, such as spam email, is received.

Newsletter data

If you would like to receive our newsletter, we require a valid email address as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the specified email address and that you agree to receive this newsletter. No additional data is collected. We only use this data to send the requested information and do not pass it on to third parties.

You can revoke consent to the storage of your data and email address as well as their use for sending the newsletter at any time, e.g. via the “unsubscribe” link in the newsletter.