Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting our websites we are grateful for your interest in Lipoid Stiftung (Foundation). Lipoid Stiftung recognizes the importance of your privacy and the protection of your personal data whilst browsing our websites and using our services. Data collected, used and processed by Lipoid Stiftung on these websites is protected in accordance with the law. Please find below further information on which data is collected throughout the visit of our websites, whilst using our offerings and how the data is used.

1. Collection and Processing of Data
Lipoid Stiftung collects, processes and stores data, that you provide when visiting our websites and contact us. (e.g. name, address, phone number, grant application, registration for an event) In addition while visiting our website the device you are using transfers log-files (connection details) to our server automatically. Log-files include e.g. the IP-address of the device you are using to access our websites. We store the IP-address solely for the purpose of documentation and the prevention of improper use as far as it is necessary. The IP-address will be deleted within a reasonable period of time.

2. Use and Disclosure of Personal Data
In case of instructing us to provide services or the mailing of publications your personal data will without further consent only be used as far as it is necessary to provide the services or to fulfil the contract. This includes in particular the disclosure of your data to a transportation company or other service providers we use for services or contract processing. The access to the data you provided will be blocked after fulfilment of the contract. The data will be deleted after the expiration of a 10-year period in accordance with tax and commercial law provisions. (regularly after six or ten years) After that aforementioned period of time your data will only be used, with your explicit consent. Information about you is solely disclosed to third parties or authorities according to legal provisions or court decisions. We release information to authorities in case of legal provisions to enable authorities to avert danger to meet the legal obligation or in case of criminal prosecution proceedings. Third parties are granted information solely when disclosure is permitted by law. We delete personal data, when you revoke consent, the data is no longer required for its original purpose or storage is no longer in compliance with other requirements of the law.

3. Use of Cookies
We use cookies in an effort to improve the effectiveness of our websites and services and to enable the use of certain features. Cookies are unique identifiers that our server transfers to the device you are using to browse our websites or use our services. We use session and permanent cookies. You can modify the settings of your browser to notify you when you receive a new cookie and disable cookies altogether. As a result, you might not be able to use certain functions.

4. Right to Information
According to section 34 German Federal Data Protection Act you have the right to access the personal data stored about you, including the origin and the recipient of the personal data as well as the purpose of its use. In order to exercise that right, you may send an inquiry in written form or via e-mail to our addresses stated below.
The present privacy policy is valid solely for the content on our servers and does not include the content of websites linked on our websites.

5. About Us
Lipoid Stiftung is responsible for the website and data collected regarding its users Fürstenweg 13, 67435 Neustadt, Germany. In case of arising questions concerning the present data privacy policy, please turn to us directly per post or by e-mail: info(at)