Legal Notice

Animal Welfare Foundation e.V.
Gartenstraße 6
DE-60594 Frankfurt am Main
Phone: +49 (0) 761 4787 340

The organisation is listed in the commercial register of the district court of Frankfurt, VR 14667; tax reference number: 45 250 7025 1; official notice of tax exemption on 19 February 2015, tax authority: Finanzamt Frankfurt am Main III.

Responsibility for the content of this website under the German Interstate Media Services Agreement (MDStV) lies with:
York von Ditfurth (Chair), Iris Baumgärtner (Vice-Chair), Johannes Maué (Vice-Chair)

Notice of liability
Despite careful checking, we cannot assume responsibility for the contents of external links. The operators of the linked websites are solely responsible for the content of the linked websites.   

© Copyright
All rights reserved. All texts, images, graphics, sound, animations and videos, as well as their arrangements on the web pages of the Animal Welfare Foundation e.V., are protected by copyright law and other protective legislation. The contents of this website must not be copied, altered or distributed for commercial purposes or made available to third parties. 

Legal disclosure
Animal Welfare Foundation e.V. thanks you for your visit to our website and the interest you have expressed in our work. All personal data collected on this website is saved for the sole purpose of sending you information or service offerings. Animal Welfare Foundation e.V. ensures that all your information is treated as confidential and processed according to the applicable data protection regulations.

Privacy statement
We take the protection of your personal data very seriously, especially if you get in touch with us online. Therefore, we not only aim to provide you with an interesting online offering but are committed to protecting your right to informational self-determination and ensuring your privacy. The legal framework is provided by the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG), the Teleservices Data Protection Act (TDDSG) and the Teleservices Act (TDG).

Personal data
The disclosure of personal data on our website is voluntary, as far as possible. Examples of personal data include your name and your postal and e-mail addresses. Please note that such data is needed to process your requests in certain cases. If you provide us with personal data, we will use this data exclusively for the purpose of dealing with your request. We will not sell, confer or transmit your personal data to third parties outside of the Animal Welfare Foundation. You can ask to review your personal data at any time or instruct us to delete it. We reserve the right to alter this privacy policy in compliance with data protection regulations.

Automatically collected information
When you access our website, general data is collected automatically (i.e. not via registration) and used as non-personal data. The web servers used save the following information by default: the pages you have visited on our website, the names of documents you requested, the website and links that you used to access our page, the date and time of your visit to our website and, where relevant, the operating system and browser type of your computer. We analyse this information anonymously and use it to enhance the contents and functionality of the website. We do not create personal usage profiles.

Use of cookies
Cookies are alphanumerical identification characters that are transferred to the hard drive of your computer by the browser. Any information we receive by using cookies serves the sole purpose of enabling us to adapt our offering to your benefit. No personal data is collected via cookies. No further use is made of this data. The help function in the menu bar of most browsers explains how to stop your browser from accepting any new cookies, how to have your browser inform you about new cookies, and even how to turn off all cookies. You can make full use of our online offering without using cookies.