Who we are

This is the website of schlager communications services GmbH in Liqu., Schneckgasse 15, A-3100 St. Poelten, Austria.

Owners: Ronald Schlager, Elisabeth Schlager

Our website addresses are: https://www.ronaldschlager.com (English) and https://www.schlager-cs.co.at German)

Data Protection, Privacy Policy

The owner of these sites takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the legal EU general data protection regulations as well as this privacy policy.

The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information. As far as personal data (for example name, address or email addresses) are collected on our side, this takes place, as far as possible, always on a non-obligatory basis. These data will not be disclosed to third parties without your explicit consent.

Please note that data transmission over the Internet (for example, when communicating via e-mail) may have security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of the data from access by third parties is not possible.

All information published on this website of schlager communications services GmbH (texts, pictures, sound, etc.) is protected by copyright law and all rights of the owner of the media. The owner is schlager communications services GmbH or any other party indicated by the statements in the imprint. Any modification, distribution, publication of the information is protected. The pictures of external sources underlay the protection and rights of the named sources and photographers.

We use WordPress as a Content Management System. By default, WordPress does not collect any personal data about visitors, and only collects the data shown on the User Profile screen from registered users.


Some of our websites use so-called cookies to personalize content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyze traffic to our website.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called session cookies. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit.

You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and allow cookies only in individual cases. You can exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general, as well as enable the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website. For details, see below on this page.

We also share information about your use of our website with our social media, advertising, and analytics partners. Our partners may aggregate this information with other information that you have provided to them or that you have collected as part of your use of the services. See details of Google.

WordPress Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Server Log Files

The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:

  • Browser type and browser version
  • Used operating system
  • Referrer URL
  • Hostname of the accessing computer
  • Time of server request

These data cannot be assigned to specific persons. A merge of this data with other data sources will not be done. We reserve the right to check this data retrospectively if we become aware of specific indications for illegal use.

Newsletter Data

If you would like to receive our newsletter, we require an e-mail address from you, as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided and that you agree to receive the newsletter. Further data is not collected. We use this data exclusively for the delivery of the requested information and do not pass it on to third parties. You may revoke your consent to the storage of your data, the e-mail address and its use for sending the newsletter at any time, for example via the “unsubscribe” link in the newsletter.

Google Analytics Disclaimer

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. See details of Google.

Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage. The IP-address that your Browser conveys within the scope of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

You can also opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Addon for your current web browser.

The following link takes you to the appropriate plugin: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Opt-Out Cookie for Mobile Users:

You can prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie is set that prevents the collection of your data on future visits to this website: Deactivate Google Analytics.

We’ve signed a contract with Google for order processing fully implementing the privacy regulator’s strict guidelines when using Google Analytics.

Here’s more information on data usage by Google Inc.: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245


Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


This website uses services and functions of Twitter. These functions are provided by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. By using Twitter and the “Re-Tweet” function, the websites you visit will be linked to your Twitter account and shared with other users. This data is also transmitted to Twitter. We point out that we as the provider of the pages are not aware of the content of the transmitted data and their use by Twitter. For more information, see the privacy policy of Twitter at https://twitter.com/privacy.

Find your privacy settings on Twitter in the Account Settings: https://twitter.com/account/settings

LinkedIn and Slideshare

This website uses the services and functions of LinkedIn and Slideshare (a service of LinkedIn). The provider is LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. For each visit of our websites supporting functions of LinkedIn, a connection to servers of LinkedIn will be set up. LinkedIn will be informed about your site visit and your IP address. When you are logged into your LinkedIn account and by clicking the “Recommend Button” of LinkedIn, LinkedIn has the ability to assign your website visit to your account.

We point out that we as the provider of the pages are not aware of the content of the transmitted data and their use by LinkedIn.

For more information, see the LinkedIn privacy statement: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy


This website uses functions of XING. The provider is XING AG, Dammtorstraße 29-32, D-20354 Hamburg, Germany. Each time you visit one of our sites that contains XING features, it will connect to XING. Personal data will not be stored to our knowledge. In particular, no IP addresses are stored or the user behavior is evaluated.

For more information about data protection and the use of the XING Share button visit XING: https://www.xing.com/app/share?op=data_protection


This website uses Plugins of the Google-powered YouTube page. The provider is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. Each time you visit one of our sites that contains YouTube plugins, it will connect to YouTube servers.

The Youtube server will be informed which of our pages you visited. If you’re logged in to your YouTube account, YouTube is able to associate your browsing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

Further information on the handling of user data can be found in the privacy policy of YouTube: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy

Comment function on this website

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

The comment function on this page will store your comment, as well as the time of creation of the comment, your e-mail address and if you are not anonymous, the username you have chosen.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Subscribe to comments

As a user of the websites, you can subscribe to comments after registering. You will receive a confirmation email to verify that you are the owner of the given email address. You can unsubscribe from this function at any time via a link in the info emails.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

Right to Information, Cancellation, Blocking

At any time you have the right to free information about your stored personal data, their origin, and recipient and the purpose of the data processing and a right to correct, block or delete this data. For further information on personal data, you can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint.

Dissent Advertising Emails

The use of contact data (published as part of the imprint obligation) for sending unsolicited advertising and information materials is hereby rejected. The operators of the pages expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, for example through spam emails.

Source (in parts): e-recht24.de

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