Legal Notices

Wirtschaftsförderung Land Brandenburg GmbH (WFBB)
vertreten durch die Geschäftsführung
Dr. Steffen Kammradt (Sprecher) und Sebastian Saule
Babelsberger Straße 21
14473 Potsdam
T +49 331 – 730 61-0
F +49 331 – 730 61-109
info@wfbb.de

Amtsgericht Potsdam
HRB 4611
USt-IdNr.: DE 197568899

Note
All information on this page is of a general and informative nature.
No liability can be accepted for the correctness of the information provided on this page. In particular, we are unable to accept any responsibility for damage or losses incurred due to trust in the content on this website or its use. Please contact us if you wish individual consultations.

Copyright
Publications on these pages are subject to copyright.
Reproduction, editing and any other type of use outside the boundaries of copyright require our prior written consent.

Photo credits
Unless labelled otherwise, the photo material used belongs to Wirtschaftsförderung Brandenburg and fotolia.

Screen design, implementation
Thomas Manss & Company

Accessibility declaration
On 24 July 2002, the German Federal Government passed the Information Technology Accessibility Regulations ("Barrierefreie Informationstechnik-Verordnung" - BITV) to ensure the disabled are not prevented from accessing the internet. These regulations are based on the guidelines of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) issued in May 1999 (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0). We subject our internet site to a continuous optimisation process, in order to constantly facilitate access to the internet for the disabled. Please contact us if you have any ideas or suggestions for improvements.

Data protection
Protection of your personal details is important to us. We naturally observe the statutory provisions of the data protection law ("Datenschutzgesetz" - BDSG), the telemedia law ("Telemediengesetz" - TMG) and other data protection legal provisions. We make every possible effort to make visits to our internet site attractive. We therefore use "cookies", to enable certain functions to be used. These are text files, which are saved on your computer and enable us to analyse your use of the website. For example, they record information on your operating system, browser, IP address, the web page previously opened by you (referrer URL) and the time and date of your visit to our website. The data is exclusively collected and stored in pseudonymous form and so-called use profiles are created under a pseudonym. The data is not used to identify the persons who visit this website and is not merged with data about the bearer of the pseudonym.

If you register for the Wirtschaftsförderung Brandenburg newsletter, we use the data provided by you with your explicit consent, in order to send our newsletter to you. It is necessary for you to give us your e-mail address, all other information is voluntary. You can of course unregister at any time. We use current technical and organisational measures to secure our website and other systems to prevent the loss, irreparable damage, access, change or spreading of your data by unauthorised persons. You should always treat your access information confidentially and close the browser window when you have finished communicating with us, especially if you use the computer together with others.

If you have any questions about data protection or would like information about the collection, processing or use of your personal data, or the correction, blocking or deletion of data, please contact Wirtschaftsförderung Brandenburg's data protection officer:
Wirtschaftsförderung Brandenburg
Steinstraße 104 - 106
14480 Potsdam

Social media plugins
Wirtschaftsförderung Brandenburg's internet site uses social media plugins of various providers. These are:

Mister Wong, Mr. Wong GmbH, Haferwende 1, 28357 Bremen http://www.mister-wong.de/privacy/,
YiGG, YiGG GmbH, Steinkirchner Strasse 31, 81475 Munich http://www.yigg.de/nutzungsbedingungen/datenschutzrichtlinien,
LinkARENA is a project of the internet agency dimento.com gmbh Hammer Straße 89, 48153 Münster
Linkarena datenschutz@linkarena.com,
Delicious, Yahoo! Inc., 701 First Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94089, USA http://info.yahoo.com/privacy/us/delicious/ and
Digg, http://about.digg.com/privacy.

You can recognise these buttons by the symbol and logo of the respective provider.

When you visit a Wirtschaftsförderung Brandenburg website, which contains such a plug-in, your browser may make a direct connection with the servers of the social media provider, which in turn transmits the content of the plug-in to your browser and it integrates it in the displayed website. In this way, the information that you have visited out website can be forwarded to the social media provider. If you are a member of one of the networks listed above and are logged into your personal user account with the respective network during your visit to our website, the network provider can assign your website visit to this account. By interaction with plug-ins, e.g. by clicking the button or leaving a comment, this corresponding information is transmitted directly to the provider where it is stored.

If you want to prevent such data transfer, you must log out of your provider before visiting our internet site. Wirtschaftsförderung Brandenburg has no influence on the content and scope of the data collected with the button. We assume that your IP address is also registered and transferred. You can find out about the purpose, scope and use of the data collected by the company directly from it.

google+
The Wirtschaftsförderung Brandenburg internet site uses the "+1" button Google Plus. This is provided and operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (hereinafter referred to as google). You can recognise this button by the "+1" symbol. Integration in the Wirtschaftsförderung Brandenburg site takes place via a plug-in.

If you are a customer of Google and are logged into your personal user account with Google Plus or Google during your visit to our website, Google can assign your visit to the Wirtschaftsförderung Brandenburg website to this account. Your browser then make a direct connection with Google's servers, which in turn transmits the content of the plug-in to your browser and it integrates it in the displayed website. In this way, the information that you have visited out website is forwarded to Google. By interaction with plug-ins, e.g. by clicking the button or leaving a comment, this corresponding information is transmitted directly to Google where it is stored. If you want to prevent such data transfer, you must log out of your Google Plus or Google account before visiting our internet site. Wirtschaftsförderung Brandenburg has no influence on the content and scope of the data Google collects with the button. We assume that your IP address is also registered and transferred. You can find out about the purpose, scope and use of the data collected by Google Inc. by reading its data protection information. This web page can be visited under the URL http://www.google.com/intl/de/+/policy/+1button.html. If you are a Google Plus member or have logged into Google and do not want Google to collect data when you open our internet site, or to link it with your membership data stored by Google you must log out of Google Plus or Google before visiting our site.

facebook
A plug-in of the social network Facebook is integrated on the Wirtschaftsförderung Brandenburg website. This is provided by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (hereinafter referred to as Facebook). This plug-in is identified within the scope of our website by the Facebook logo or the addition "Like".

If you are a customer of Facebook and are logged into your personal user account with Facebook during your visit to our website, Facebook can assign your visit to the Wirtschaftsförderung Brandenburg website to this account. Because, when you visit a Wirtschaftsförderung Brandenburg website, which contains such a plug-in, your browser may make a direct connection with Facebook's servers, which in turn transmit the content of the plug-in to your browser and it integrates it in the displayed website. In this way, the information that you have visited out website is forwarded to Facebook. By interaction with plug-ins, e.g. by clicking the "Like" button or leaving a comment, this corresponding information is transmitted directly to Facebook where it is stored.

If you want to prevent such data transfer, you must log out of your Facebook account before visiting our internet site. For details of the purpose and scope of data collection by Facebook and the further processing and use of your data by it, as well as your rights and configuration options to protect your privacy, please refer to the data protection information of Facebook (http://dede.facebook.com/privacy/explanation.php). If you do not want Facebook to collect data about you and to assign it to your Facebook user account when you visit our site, please log out of your Facebook user account before visiting our site.

Twitter
Wirtschaftsförderung Brandenburg's website has an integrated plug-in of the short message network, Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA (hereinafter referred to as Twitter). This plug-in is identified within the scope of our website by the Twitter logo or the addition "Tweet". When you visit a website of ours, which contains such a plug-in, your browser may make a direct connection with the servers of Twitter, which in turn transmits the content of the plug-in to your browser and it integrates it in the displayed website. An overview of the Tweet button is given on the website http://dev.twitter.com/. The operator of this site has no influence on the scope of data collected by Twitter with the button. We assume that your IP address is also registered and transferred. In this way, Twitter receives information that you have visited our site. If you click the Twitter "tweet" button while you are logged into your Twitter account, you can link the content of the web page on your Twitter profile. In this way, Twitter can assign your visit to our pages with your user account. We would like to point out that, as the provider of the pages, we do not receive any knowledge of the content of the transferred data or its use by Twitter. For further information, please read Twitter's data protection policy under http://twitter.com/privacy. If you do not want Twitter to collect data about you and to assign it to your Facebook user account when you visit our site, please log out of your Twitter user account before visiting our site.

google analytics
The Wirtschaftsförderung Brandenburg website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files, which are stored on your computer and enable analysis of your use of the website. The information about your visit to this website (including your IP address) generated by the Google Analytics cookie is transmitted to a server of Google Inc. in the USA where it is stored. Google uses this information to analyse your use of this website, in order to compile reports about website activities and to provide further services associated with the website use and internet use. Google may also transmit this information to third parties, provided this is required by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google. Google will not combine your IP address with other Google Inc. data. You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting your browser accordingly; however, please note that in this case you may not be able to use all the functions on this website to their full extent. By using this website, you declare that you consent to the processing of the data about you collected by Google as described above for the purpose named above. For more information about use of your data by Google, please refer to: http://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/#information