Privacy statement

Provider and responsible institution in terms of data protection law

Förderkreis Hochzeitsturm e. V.
Dr. Thomas Mayer
Walbewerg 7
64287 Darmstadt


With this privacy statement the users are informed about the way, extent and purpose of the collection and use of their data by the responsible provider. The legal frame for data protection is formed by the Bundesdatenschutzgesetz (BDSG) and the Telemediengesetz (TMG).

Collecting general information

Every time you access this website we, i.e. our web space provider, automatically collect information. This information, also called server log files, is of a general nature and does not allow any conclusions on you as a person. Among others, the following data are collected: Name of the  website, file, date, data quantity, web browser and web browser version, operating system, domain name of your internet provider, the so-called referrer URL (the page from where you have accessed our site) and the IP address. Without these data it would be technically impossible to deliver and represent the contents of the website. Therefore the collection of these data is mandatory. In addition, we use the anonymous information for statistic purposes. The data also help us optimize our offers and improve the technical status. We reserve the right to check the log files in case of suspected illegal usage of our offered website.

Personal data

If you contact us by e-mail, we will store the details you provided in order to answer your query and ask possible follow-up questions.

Your rights of access, rectification, blocking, deletion and objection

You are entitled to apply for free information on the personal data stored with us and/or demand rectification, blocking or deletion. Exceptions: data that are stored for the purpose of business transactions, as prescribed by law, or data that are subject to the statutory storage obligations. For more information on this issue, please, contact our data protection officer (contact details: at the end of the privacy statement). In order to be able to consider a data blockage any time, the data have to be kept in a lock file for control purposes. If there are no statutory storage obligations, you can demand deletion of the data. Otherwise, we will block the data, if you desire.

Alterations of our privacy statement

In order to ensure that our privacy statement always corresponds to the current legal requirements, we reserve the right to make changes any time. This also applies in the event that the privacy statement has to be adjusted to new or revised services. The new privacy statement then comes into effect on your next visit to our offered website.