Exclusion of liability
All content and structures of our website are created with the utmost care. However, we cannot assume any liability for the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the content. Our website contains links to external websites of third parties. We have no influence on their content or changes and cannot assume liability for them. The content of the linked pages is the sole responsibility of the respective provider or operator. At the time of linking, we carefully checked the linked pages for legal violations. At that time, we did not detect any infringements. However, we cannot be expected to exercise permanent control over the content of linked sites, unless there are specific indications of an infringement of the law. If we become aware of an infringement of the law on websites of third parties, we will immediately remove any links to these pages.
All content and structures of this website are protected by copyright and ancillary copyright. The publication in the world wide web or other internet services does not constitute an approval of their use by third parties. We expressly allow and welcome the citation of our documents and the posting of links to our website as long as these make clear that the content is from the DGPPN website and this content is not associated with third party content that contradicts the interests of the DGPPN.
Industrial property rights
All brands and trademarks that are mentioned within this website and that may be protected by third parties are subject without restriction to the provisions of the applicable trademark law and the ownership rights of the respective registered owners. It is not to be assumed that because a brand name is mentioned it is not protected by the rights of a third party.
Data privacy statement
1.1 What are personal data?
Personal data are information that can directly or indirectly reveal the identity of the user. We adhere to the principle of data avoidance. As far as possible, we avoid collecting personal data.
1.2 Handling of personal data
Personal data are used exclusively for the necessary steps prior to entering into a contract or for performance of a contract (Article 6, Paragraph 1, Point b GDPR). In addition, we will only process personal data if you have given us your consent to do so (Article 6, Paragraph 1, Point a GDPR). In general, data are not shared with third parties. They are only shared to fulfil contracts with shipping companies responsible for delivery if this is necessary for the delivery of ordered goods. In order to process payments, the necessary payment details will be shared with the financial institution responsible for the payment and, if applicable, with the commissioned and selected payment service provider. Your personal data will be processed exclusively within the EU.
1.3 Usage data
When you visit the website, general technical information will be collected. This information comprises the IP address used, access time, duration of the visit, browser type and, if applicable, the webpage from which you came. For technical reasons these usage data are registered in a logfile and can be used and stored for the purposes of statistical evaluation of this website. These usage data are not linked to your other personal data.
1.4 Registration data
Registration is required to enable full use of the functions of our website. The registration data are collected on the basis of your input and used for the specific purpose for which you have given consent (Article 6, Paragraph 1, Point a GDPR).
1.5 Duration of storage
When your personal data are no longer required for the original purpose for which we collected them, we store them only as long as required by legal (in particular tax) provisions.
2. Your rights
You may ask us whether we are processing personal data from you and, if so, you have the right to access the personal data and other information specified in Article 15 GDPR.
2.2 Right to rectification
You have the right to rectify inaccurate personal data and, in accordance with Article 16 GDPR, to have incomplete personal data completed.
2.3 Right to erasure
You have the right to demand that we immediately erase personal data concerning you. We are obliged to erase these data without undue delay in particular if one of the following grounds applies:
The right to erasure does not apply if your personal data are necessary for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims.
2.4 Right to restrict processing
You have the right to demand that we restrict processing of your personal data if:
2.5 Right to data portability
You have the right to receive the personal data concerning you, which you have provided to us, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and have the right to transmit those data to another controller without hindrance from us, as long as the processing is based on consent or a contract and the processing by us is carried out by automated means.
2.6 Withdrawal of consent
If the processing of your personal data is based on consent, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time.
2.7 General remarks and right to lodge a complaint
The exercising of your above rights is free of charge. You have the right to lodge a complaint directly with the supervisory authority responsible for us, the data protection authority of Berlin.
3. Data security
3.1 Data security
All data on our website are protected through technical and organisational measures against loss, destruction, access, alteration and distribution.
3.2 Sessions and cookies
If you subscribe to our newsletter, we will use the necessary information, or data provided separately by you, to send you our regular e-mail newsletters. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time, either by contacting us at one of the contact options listed in the imprint or via the link provided in the newsletter.
5. Third-party services
5.1 Google Analytics
5.2 Social media links and social sharing
We have our own social media sites with third-party providers that can be reached via links from this website. When you use the links, you access the respective websites of the third-party providers (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, Google+) and can also share our contents. In this case there is no data transfer when you access our website. Once you have accessed the third-party website, you are subject to the terms and conditions of the respective third party, including their privacy statement and data use policy. We cannot influence this but, to avoid unnecessary data transfer, we recommend logging out of the respective third-party provider before using the corresponding link so that the third-party provider cannot create user profiles through use of the link.
5.3 Use of Google reCAPTCHA
5.4 Font Awesome Web Fonts
6. Contact information
If you have any questions regarding privacy, please feel free to contact us at one of the following contact options.
The responsible person in relation to the GDPR is:
Prof. Arno Deister
Reinhardtstraße 27 B
Our data protection officer will also be happy to assist you:
Slava Platikanova, M.A.
Webtracking on this site is: