Collection and Processing of Personal Data

Personal data is information that identifies you, such as your name, your address, e-mail or postal addresses. We does not collect personal data from you except when you specifically provide it, for example when ordering information or subscribing to newsletters.

Use and Divulgence of Personal Data

We will use your personal data exclusively for purposes of technical Web site administration, to give you access to special information or for general communication with you. We will neither sell your personal data to third parties nor market it elsewhere.

Freedom of Choice

You control the information you provide We about yourself. However, if you choose not to share your information with We, please be aware that you may be unable to access some of the areas of the Web site. Users who decide to unsubscribe to our newsletter or SMS service may opt out of receiving these communications by unsubscribing on our press service page. If your personal information changes (e.g. zip code, e-mail, postal address), please e-mail the changes to We in order to correct or update your personal data.

Automatically recorded information (non-personal data)

When you access the We Web site, general non-personal information (Internet browser used, number of visits, average time spent on site, pages viewed) is recorded automatically (not as part of registration). This information is used to gauge our Web site’s appeal and to improve its content and functionality. Your data is not processed any further nor is it transmitted to third parties.


Cookies are small files that are temporarily stored on your hard disk, enabling our site to recognize your computer the next time you visit the We Web site. We uses Cookies exclusively to collect information concerning the use of our Web site. Cookies contain no personally identifiable data, so the protection of your privacy is ensured. Depending on your settings, your Internet browser will automatically accept Cookies. However, you may change your browser settings at any time and choose to access our Web site without accepting Cookies.


We takes great care to ensure the security of personal data. Your data is conscientiously protected from loss, destruction, distortion/falsification, manipulation and unauthorized access or unauthorized disclosure.


We strongly advises all parents and guardians to teach their children safe and responsible handling of personal data on the Internet. Minors should not transmit any personal data to We Web sites without the permission of their parents or guardians. We will never knowingly collect personal data from minors or use it in any way or disclose it to third parties without permission.

Links to other Web sites

This statement on privacy protection applies to the homepage. The Web pages in this homepage may contain links to other providers, to which this privacy protection statement does not extend. When you leave We’s Web site, please be aware of and read the privacy statements of each Web site that collects personally identifiable information.

Right to information

If you have questions concerning our privacy protection policy or how your personal data is processed, please feel free to contact our Privacy Protection representative.

Thiel von Herff | Rechtsanwälte
Dr. Carsten Thiel von Herff, LL.M.
Loebellstr. 4
D-33602 Bielefeld

Fon +49 521 557 333 00
Fax +49 521 557 333 44