Privacy & Policy

Last modified: Januar 10th, 2021


Effective date: 1 May 2018

Responsible as service provider according to Sec. 5 TMG (Telemedia Act), Sec. 55 II RStV (Interstate Treaty on Broadcasting):

Patrick Gebert
Karlsruhe, Germany

The content of this website has been prepared with the utmost care to ensure that information on this website is accurate. Nevertheless, we do not warrant that the site’s information is current, complete, or accurate. Should you notice any inaccuracies feel free to contact us. We will correct them as soon as possible.

Privacy Policy & Data Protection

Effective date: 1 May 2018

The protection of your privacy is important to me. Hence, please observe the following privacy information when visiting the website If you have further questions regarding the handling of your personal data, please do not hesitate to contact me.

1. Personal data

Personal Data within the meaning of the Directive 95/46/EG (European Data Protection Directive) and the German data protection regulations (in particular the BDSG and the TMG) are defined as any information concerning the personal or material circumstances of an identified or identifiable individual. This includes information such as your name, your address, your telephone number, or your date of birth.

2. Collection and use of data:

Informational use

Unless stated otherwise in the following sections, I do not collect, process, or use any personal data when people visit the pages on my website. An access log on the webserver has been completely disabled. Nevertheless, from the use of Google Analytics, I obtain certain technical information transmitted by your browser (for example the browser type and version, the operating system you are using, the pages on our website which you visit, for how long you remain on different pages and pages you have previously visited). I only use this information for statistical purposes.

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 shorten/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
Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at or at

3. Social Bookmarks

This website provides the opportunity to share the respective current page in social networks (Facebook, Google+, Twitter, LinkedIn) or via email. These are merely included on this website as external links to the corresponding services. After clicking the integrated graphic you will be redirected to the website of the provider. Only then will user information be transferred to the respective provider. If you do not wish the social networks to receive any data, please do not click on the graphic. Please find information on the use of your personal data by the social networks in their respective privacy regulations:

4. Contact

Personal data, such as name or email address will only be collected on this website if you make them available to us for example by contacting us, e.g. by sending them to us via email.

Personal information that you share with me will of course only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it to me.
Information shared with me is given expressively on a voluntary basis and with your consent. When providing me with contact details, like an email address or telephone number, you also consent to us contacting me via those communication channels, in order to answer your request.

5. Security

I have taken extensive technical and operational precautions in order to protect personal data from unauthorized access and misuse. Our security procedures are monitored regularly and updated in line with technological progress.

6. Data transfer to third parties
Your personal data is not transferred to third parties unless there is a legal obligation for the data transfer. Insofar as external companies have access to your personal data, I take all necessary legal, technical, and organizational measures and carry out regular audits to ensure that these companies comply with the provisions of Data Protection Law.

7. Your rights

Right of revocation

You are entitled to revoke a given consent to the collection and use of your personal data at any time with effect for the future.

Right to information

You are entitled to request information regarding the data stored in relation to your person or to your pseudonym. Upon your request, the information can be provided electronically.

Right to correction, blocking, or deletion

You are entitled to request the correction, blocking, or deletion regarding the data stored in relation to your person. Insofar as legal obligations prevent me from deleting your personal data, your data will be blocked and only made accessible for the purposes of compulsory legal regulations.
To exercise the above-mentioned rights to revocation, information correction, blocking, or deletion, please contact me via the contact details provided below. The exercising of your rights is free of charge.

9. Changes to the privacy policy

We reserve the right to change this privacy policy at any time, observing the applicable law. The current status is May 2018.