Data protection. Declaration.

Under Article 13 of the Swiss Federal Constitution and the data protection provisions of the Confederation (Data Protection Act, DPA), all individuals are entitled to protection of their privacy and to protection from the misuse of their personal data. We abide by these provisions. Personal data is treated in strict confidence and is not sold or forwarded to third parties. In close cooperation with our hosting providers, we seek to protect the databases as effectively as possible from unauthorised access, losses, misuse or forgery.

In general, our website can be used without entering personal data. If personal data (e.g. name, postal or e-mail addresses) is collected on this site, this is done on a voluntary basis where possible. Without your express permission, this data will not be disclosed to third parties. Please note that the transmission of data over the Internet (e.g. communication by email) may be subject to security vulnerabilities. It is not possible to protect data completely from access by third parties.

Use. Google Analytics.

This website uses functions of the Google Analytics web service. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files stored on your computer to enable analysis of your usage of this website. Information generated by the cookie regarding your use of this website is usually forwarded to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

If IP anonymisation is activated for this website, your IP address will be truncated by Google within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The full IP address will only be forwarded to a Google server in the USA and truncated there in exceptional cases. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports on website activity and deliver to the website operator other services connected with the use of the website and the Internet. The IP address transmitted by your browser in relation to Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

You can prevent cookies from being stored by altering the settings of your browser software. We would point out, however, that this may stop you from making full use of all this website’s functions. In addition, you can prevent Google from recording the data generated by the cookie relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin that is available via the following link:

Information. Deletion. Blocking.

You have the right to information, free of charge, regarding your stored personal data, including source, recipient and purpose of the data processing, as well as the right to correct, block or delete this data. If you wish to know more about this or have any other questions on the subject of personal data, please contact us at the address indicated in the website credits.

Server. Log. Files.

When you access our website, the following data is automatically stored in log files, which your browser automatically sends to us:

– IP address, date and time
– referrer URL
– host name of the accessing computer
– browser search and general information transmitted regarding the operating system or browser.

This usage data forms the basis for anonymous statistical evaluations that enable us to identify trends and improve our offering accordingly. This data is not attributable to specific persons, nor is this data merged with other data sources. We reserve the right to retroactively check this data if we become aware of concrete indications of unlawful use.


Some pages of the website use so-called cookies. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies are used to make our website more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer by your browser.

Most cookies used by us are “session cookies“. They are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies remain on your device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser when you revisit our website.

You can set your browser to notify you before a cookie is stored and permit cookies to be stored in specific cases only, to exclude the storing of cookies for specific cases or in general, or to automatically delete cookies when the browser is closed. Deactivating cookies may limit the functionality of this website.

Contact form.

If you send us inquiries using the contact form, the information entered in the contact form, including the contact data provided by you, will be stored by us for the purpose of processing your inquiry and for any follow-up questions you might have. We will not disclose this data to others without your express permission.

Ban. Advertising mails.

The statutory contact data published in the website credits may not be used for sending advertising and information material that is not expressly requested. standing ovation expressly reserves the right to take legal action if unsolicited advertising material is received, for example through spam emails.

Newsletter data.

If you wish to subscribe to the newsletter offered on the website, we require an email address from you, as well as information that permits us to verify that you are the owner of the email address indicated, and that you agree to receive the newsletter. No further data is collected. We use this data exclusively for sending the requested information and do not forward it to third parties.

The consent you give us to store the data and email address and use them to send the newsletter may be revoked by you at any time. One option to do so is click the “Unsubscribe” link in the newsletter.

We use cookies to help us give you the best possible user experience on our website. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to the use of cookies. More information about privacy can be found here.

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