When you use our website, cookies are stored on your computer. Cookies are small text files that are stored by you and that give us certain information. Cookies cannot run programs or transfer viruses to your computer. They serve to make the internet offer more user-friendly and effective overall.
This website uses the following types of cookies, whose scope and operation are explained below:
- Transient cookies: Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close the browser. These include in particular session cookies. These store a so-called session ID, with which various requests from your browser can be assigned to the shared session. This will allow your computer to be recognized when you return to our website. The session cookies are deleted when you log out or close the browser.
- Persistent cookies: Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a specified period, which may differ depending on the cookie. You can delete cookies in the security settings of your browser at any time.
You can configure your browser settings according to your wishes and, for example, refuse to accept third-party cookies or all cookies. Please be aware that you may not be able to use all functions of this website.
Please also note the information on cookies below "Use of web analysis tools ".
Use of web analysis tools
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis tool provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Please note that on this website we use the function "Activation of IP anonymisation" (so-called IP-masking) by adding the code "anonymizelp", so that your IP address is shortened by Google within member states of the European Union (EU) or other contracting states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (EEA). Only in exceptional cases the full IP address will be sent to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of EJOT as the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate the use of the website, to compile reports on the website activities and to provide further services related to web-site and internet usage to EJOT.
The IP address provided by your browser in the context of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.
You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software. We point out, however, that in this case you may not be able to use all the functions of this website in full. In addition, you may prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of these data by Google by down-loading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
We use Google Analytics to analyze and regularly improve the use of our website. With the statistics gained we can improve our offer and make it more interesting for you as a user. For the exceptional cases in which personal data are transferred to the USA, Google has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield, https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-us-Framework. The legal basis for the use of Google Analyt-ics is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 point (f) GDPR.