Google Web Fonts
1. Description of processing
Our website uses “Google Web Fonts”, a font replacement service provided by Google Ireland Inc, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (hereinafter referred to as “Google”). With Google Web Fonts, the standard fonts on your device are replaced with fonts from the Google catalogue when displaying our website. If your browser does not allow the integration of Google Web Fonts, the text of our website will be displayed in the standard fonts of your device. The Google fonts are loaded directly from a Google server. To do this, your browser sends a request to a Google server. As a result, your IP address in connection with the address of our website may also be transmitted to Google. However, Google Web Fonts does not store cookies on your end device. According to Google, data processed through the Google Web Fonts service is transferred to resource-specific domains such as fonts.googleapis.com or fonts.gstatic.com. They are not associated with data that may be related to the use of other Google services such as the search engine of the same name or Gmail. Further information on data protection for Google Web Fonts can be found at https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq?hl=en-DE&csw=1. General information on data protection at Google can be found at http://www.google.com/intl/de-DE/policies/privacy/.
It is processed to make the text on our website more legible and aesthetically pleasing to you.
3. Legal basis
The processing is necessary to protect the overriding legitimate interests of the person responsible (Art. 6 Par. 1 f of the DSGVO). Our legitimate interest lies in the purpose stated under point 2.
4. Recipient and transfer to third countries
Through the use of Google Web Fonts, personal data may be transmitted to Google. Google also processes your personal data in the USA and has submitted to the EU–US Privacy Shield. For more information on the EU–US Privacy Shield, please visit https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.