Protection of Privacy

dieschmidt – Fachverlag für gedruckte und digitale Medien e.K. (referred to hereafter as "dieschmidt") would like to share important information with you via this website. We take the protection of your personal data very seriously.

Please note that no warranty or assurance is given for other providers offering content which might be linked to our website.

Collection and processing of personal data

In general you can visit "dieschmidt" websites without providing any personal data. We only track the name of your internet service provider and the IP address assigned to you as well as the websites you visited prior to our site and the web pages you visit at our site. This information is only used for statistical purposes. The individual users remain anonymous.

Personal data are only gathered if you provide us with them, e. g. for registering, the participation in surveys or for the execution of a contract. In these cases, the information is being processed in encrypted form in order to prevent potential misuse by third parties.

The use of cookies

In several areas of its websites, "dieschmidt" makes use of so-called cookies in order to be able to offer you more individualized services. Cookies are tiny data packages sent by a web server to your computer to identify it during your visit. You can configure your browser to notify you if cookies are being placed. This makes the use of cookies transparent for you.

Use and disclosure of personal data for specific purposes

All personal data acquired within the framework of "dieschmidt" direct internet services are gathered, processed, and used according to the respective regulations for the protection of personal data for the purpose of concluding a contract and for the preservation of legitimate business interests regarding customer services.

If applicable, "dieschmidt" might use your data, where required, for marketing purposes, e. g. to provide you with information on new products, for market research or for the needs-oriented design of products. Apart from the presentation of new products, your data are strictly processed in pseudonymized form for marketing purposes only. Thus we make sure that data cannot be used to draw any conclusions on the real identity of the respective user.  You have the right to object against the use of your personal data for marketing purposes at any time. Please contact your support team in written form, via phone, fax, or e-mail.

Your personal data are only communicated to governmental institutions and authorities if we are obliged to do so by law or any other legal norm.

Right of information and public procedure catalogue

On demand and according to the applicable law, we will inform you in written form about your personal data stored by us.


"dieschmidt" takes technical and organizational safety measures to prevent the accidental or deliberate manipulation, loss, and destruction of your data provided to "dieschmidt", as well as the access by unauthorized persons.

Instruction for use and disclaimer for the websites of "dieschmidt"

The information and services provided on the websites are available to customers and non-customers. It is the individual responsibility of every user to inform him-/herself on and comply with possible national and international restrictions regarding the use of the websites.

Selected areas of the website are accessible to registered users only and demand the entering of a PIN or a user ID. The services and information provided in these restricted areas are available to those registered users only.

If "dieschmidt" publishes news and general market data on its websites, they shall be used for information purposes only. They do not include any specific recommendations and do not establish any individual consulting or information relationship. They are not intended to provide consulting on legal or tax affairs or any other matters.

If the website provides information on third parties, it comes from sources classified as trustworthy by "dieschmidt". Yet, we do not assume any liability for the correctness and completeness of those data. "dieschmidt" expressly states that it is not responsible for the respective content. It does not represent the opinion of "dieschmidt".

"dieschmidt" is not responsible for any contents from external links. The content of linked websites is the exclusive responsibility of their operators. As far as legally permissible, "dieschmidt" does not assume any liability for information provided on external websites.

Trademark rights, copyrights and links

"dieschmidt" or the respective third party provider owns the copyrights, trademark rights as well as other applicable rights of all websites, specifically regarding the texts, layout, source codes, brands and logos as well as the contents.

All information, texts, illustrations, specifically logos and brands, on this website, including all sub-sites, must not be copied, scanned, translated, transmitted or reproduced via the internet or other media without the explicit written approval of "dieschmidt". This especially applies to the integration or visualization of "dieschmidt" websites or their contents via hyperlinks in frames.

Linking to one of "dieschmidt’s" websites also requires the explicit written approval. For the Google Analytics service, Google provides the following notice:

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 truncate/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

You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website (this opt-out cookie will only work in this browser and only for this domain, if you delete your cookies in the browser, you will need to click this link again): Disable Google Analytics

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at or at Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “anonymizeIp” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).


This disclaimer is subject to changes in case of the alteration of contents or legal requirements. Please check regularly for information on the latest modifications.

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