Information required by §5 TMG (Germany) and content according to § 55 paragraph 2 RStV (Germany):
Phone: +49 – 6152 – 855 4052
Email: wankatonka2013 (@) gmail.com
Photos: © Karin Schwertner
Graphics: © Adrian Wylezol http://www.seilscheibenpfeiler.de
Liability for contents
The contents of our website have been prepared with the greatest of care. However, we cannot guarantee the correctness, completeness and current validity of these contents. As a service provider, under general law and in accordance with § 7 Abs. 1 TMG (German Telemedia Act), we are responsible for our own contents on these web pages. According to §§ 8 to 10 TMG, however, we are not obligated, as service providers, to monitor third-party information that is provided to us or stored, or to investigate circumstances that might indicate unlawful activities. The obligation to remove or to block the use of information in accordance with general laws is not affected by this. However, liability in this respect would only be possible as of the point in time at which a concrete infringement were to be recognized by us. Should we become aware of any such infringements, the contents involved will be removed immediately.
Liability for links
Our offer contains links to external websites of third parties, over whose contents we have no influence. Therefore we cannot assume any liability for these third-party contents. The provider or operator of such a linked website is in all cases responsible for its content. The linked website is checked for possible violations at the time it is linked. No illegal content could be recognized at the time the link was created. However, constant control of the linked pages is not feasible without concrete evidence of a violation. Should violations become known, we will immediately remove such links.
The contents and works on these pages as compiled by the website operators are subject to German copyright law. Reproduction, processing, distribution, and any form of utilization exceeding the boundaries of copyright law require the written consent of the respective author or creator. Downloads and copies of these web pages are only permitted for private, non-commercial use. Insofar as the contents of this website have not been compiled by the operator, the copyrights of third parties have been respected. In particular, third-party contents are identified as such. Should you nevertheless notice any copyright infringement, we ask you to inform us of this. Should violations become known to us, we will immediately remove the contents that are involved.
In general, our website can be used without providing any personal data. If any personal data (e.g. name, address or email address) is collected on our web pages, this is always done, if possible, on a voluntary basis. This data will not be made available to third parties without your explicit consent.
Please note that the transmission of data on the Internet (e.g. when communicating by email) can have security gaps. Complete protection of data from third-party access is not possible.
We explicitly forbid the use of the contact data contained in our imprint/masthead by a third party for the purpose of sending unsolicited ads and information material. The operators of the web pages reserve the right to take legal action if unsolicited advertising material, e.g. via spam mails, were to be sent.
Data protection declaration for the use of Facebook plugins (“Like” button)
Plugins of the Facebook social network, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA, are integrated in our website. You can identify the Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the “Like” button on our website. You will find an overview of the Facebook plugins here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
If you access our website, the plugin will create a direct link between your browser and the Facebook server. This tells Facebook that you, identified by your IP address, have visited our website. If you click the Facebook “Like” button while you are logged in to your Facebook account, you can link the contents of our web pages to your Facebook profile. Facebook can then register your visit to our website on your personal Facebook user account. Please note that, as provider of this website, we have no knowledge of the content of the data that is transmitted or of the way it is used by Facebook. You will find further information on this in the Facebook data protection declaration at http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php.
If you do not want Facebook to register your visit to our website on your personal Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook account.
Data protection declaration for the use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a website analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “Cookies,” text files, that are stored on your computer and that make it possible to analyze your use of the website. The information generated by the Cookie regarding your use of this website is generally transferred to a Google server located in the USA and stored there. If your IP address is anonymized on this website, however, your IP address will be abbreviated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other Contracting States to the Agreement on the European Economic Area beforehand.
Only in exceptional cases will your entire IP address be transmitted to a Google server located in the USA and abbreviated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, in order to compile reports for the website operators regarding your use of the website and other services linked with use of this website and the Internet. The IP address obtained by Google Analytics from your browser will not be merged with other data by Google.
You can prevent the installation of Cookies by a suitable setting of your browser software. Please note, however, that in this case it is possible that you may not be able to make full use of all of the functions of this website. Furthermore, you can prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the Cookie and related to the use of the website (including your IP address) and from using this data, by downloading this browser plugin, available under the following link, and installing it: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
Data protection declaration for the use of Google AdSense
This website uses Google AdSense, a service for the integration of ads of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google AdSense uses so-called “Cookies,” text files, that are stored on your computer and that make it possible to analyze your use of the website. Google AdSense also uses so-called Web Beacons (invisible graphics). These Web Beacons make it possible to evaluate information such as traffic on this site.
The information collected through Cookies and Web Beacons regarding the use of this website (including your IP address) and the delivery of ad formats is transferred to a Google server located in the USA and stored there. Google can pass on this information to Google contract partners. However, Google will not pass on your IP address along with other data you have stored.
You can prevent the installation of Cookies by a suitable setting of your browser software. Please note, however, that in this case it is possible that you may not be able to make full use of all of the functions of this website. By using this website, you agree with the processing of the collected data about you by Google in the manner described above and for the aforementioned purpose.
Use of Akismet to prevent spam comments
This website uses the Akismet plugin from Automattic Inc., 60 29th Street #343, San Francisco, CA 94110-4929, USA. This plugin helps to differentiate comments from real people from spam comments. To accomplish this, all comment data is sent to a server located in the USA, where it is analyzed and stored for four days for comparison purposes. If a comment has been categorized as spam, the data is stored for a longer period of time. This data includes the name that is given, the email address, the IP address, the content of the comment, the referrer, information on the browser and the computer system that is used, and the time the entry is made. You may use pseudonyms or give no name or email address. You can totally prevent the transmission of the data, by not using our comment system. This would be a shame, but otherwise we see no other alternative for working as effectively. You can forbid the use of your data in the future under firstname.lastname@example.org, re: “Deletion of Data stored by Akismet” and entering/describing the stored data.
Data protection declaration for the use of Google +1
Collection and dissemination of information:
With the help of the Google +1 button, you can publish information worldwide. With the Google +1 button, you and other users receive personalized contents from Google and our partners. Google stores information you have given us for +1 content and information about sites you have looked at after clicking on +1. Your +1 can be inserted as information along with your profile name and your photo in Google services, such as search results or in your Google profile, or in other places on websites and in ads on the Internet.
Google records information via your +1 activities, in order to improve Google services for you and for other people.
To use the Google +1 button, you need a public Google profile that is visible worldwide and that must contain at least the name selected for the profile. This name will be used in all Google services. In some cases, this name can also replace another name you have used in parts of contents through your Google account. The identity of your Google profile can be shown to users who know your email address or who possess other identifying information about you.
Use of the collected information:
In addition to the uses mentioned above, the information provided by you will be subject to the valid Google data protection regulations. Google may publish collected statistics regarding the +1 activities of users or pass these on to users and partners, such as publishers, advertisers, or related websites.
Data protection declaration for the use of Twitter
Functions of the Twitter service are integrated in our website. These functions are offered by Twitter, Inc., 1355 Market St., Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. If you use Twitter and the “Retweet” function, the websites you visit will be linked with your Twitter account and become known to other users. Data will also be transferred to Twitter.
Please note that, as provider of this website, we have no knowledge of the content of the data that is transmitted or of the way it is used by Twitter. You will find further information on this in the Twitter data protection declaration at http://twitter.com/privacy.
You can change your data protection settings at Twitter in your account settings at http://twitter.com/account/settings.
Data protection declaration for the use of WordPress.com-Stats (Source)
This website uses WordPress.com-Stats, a web analysis software provided by Automattic Inc., 60 29th Street #343, San Francisco, CA 94110-4929, USA, using the tracking technology of Quantcast Inc., 201 3rd St, Floor 2, San Francisco, CA 94103-3153, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called “Cookies,” text files, that are stored on your computer and that make it possible to analyze your use of the website. The information generated by the Cookie about your use of this website will be stored on a server located in the USA. The IP address will be anonymized immediately after it is processed and before it is stored. You can prevent the installation of Cookies by a suitable setting of your browser software. Please note, however, that in this case it is possible that you may not be able to make full use of all of the functions of this website. You can deny Quantcast permission to collect and use such data in the future by clicking on the “Click here to opt-out” link here, thus setting an opt-out cookie in your browser: http://www.quantcast.com/opt-out. If you delete all Cookies on your computer, you must later set this opt-out Cookie again.
Sources: eRecht24 Disclaimer, Facebook Disclaimer, Data Protection Declaration for Google Analytics, Data Protection Declaration for Google AdSense, Google +1 Terms, Data Protection Declaration Twitter
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Amazon and the Amazon-Logo are brands of Amazon.com, Inc.
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