Privacy protection is an offering of the NCL Foundation.

The NCL-Foundation takes your privacy seriously. The collection of your data is in accordance with legal regulations. You can inform yourself about these on

The following applies in a basic sense:

1) Each time a user accesses a page on and every time a file is retrieved these processes are stored in a log file. The storage serves purposes that are internal system-related and statistical. 

The following data is stored upon each data request: 

Name of the retrieved file 
Date and time of the retrieval 
Volume of data transmitted 
Indication whether download was successful 
Description of the type of web browser used 
Inquiring party
Country of origin of the party

2) The information provided during user registration are evaluated anonymously only by consent of the user for statistical purposes by the NCL Foundation. A
ddresses are not sold to third parties.

3) NCL Foundation employees are required to maintain confidentiality regarding personal data. The transfer of such data to third parties occurs only if this is necessary for the fulfilment of contracts. Such third parties are also obliged to the NCL Foundation through agreements to maintain confidentiality of personal data of users.

All data found under "" located on our servers and "hosted" there (i.e., stored) are secured against unauthorized access by consecutively connected security systems. The effectiveness of personal data protection is verified daily by employees of the NCL Foundation and its system providers.

When you leave our site, for example by clicking on logo links and land on other sites, cookies are set by the addressees of that target page. The NCL Foundation is not legally responsible for these. Please compare our partnersí privacy statements about the use of such cookies and the information stored on them.

Any change to the privacy policy will be announced here. If the NCL Foundation wants to use your data for further purposes, we will ask you for permission. Only with your approval will the field-of-use of this data change.

7) Please write your questions, suggestions and requests related to data privacy to the following email address:

or send them through the post to


NCL Foundation

Holstenwall 10

20355 Hamburg

Version of this privacy statement: 20 June 2003

Legal Notice

NCL Foundation

Regarding third-party content, which consists of links, we expressly disassociate ourselves from the content of these websites, according to the judgment of the Regional Court of Hamburg, 12 May 1998. The following applies to all links: The NCL Foundation has no influence on the content and design of the linked pages. The user shall carry full responsibility when using links that lead to sites outside of