Notice of liability for content:
The content of our pages was created with utmost care. However, we cannot guarantee that the data is correct, complete or up to date. According to section 7, paragraph 1 TMG, we, as a service provider are responsible for own data on these pages following common laws. According to sections 8 to 10 TMG however, we are not legally obligated to check transmitted or saved external information, or to investigate indications for illegal actions. The responsibility to remove or block the use of information following common law remains unaffected. A liability in regard to this is possible only after noticing a concrete violation of rights. Upon becoming aware of such a violation of rights we will promptly remove these contents.
Notice of liability for links:
Our service contains links to external websites of third parties, over whose content we do not have control or influence. Therefore we do not guarantee for the content of these external websites. It is always the respective provider or operator of the third party website who remains responsible for the content of the linked websites. The linked websites have been thoroughly checked for possible violations of the law at the time they were linked. No content violating the law could be found at the time of linking. However, it is not reasonable to permanently monitor and verify the content of the linked websites without concrete indications of violations of rights. We will promptly remove all corresponding links upon becoming aware of any violation of rights.
All text and other digital material created by the service providers on these websites is subject to the German copyright. Any copying, modification, distribution or other kind of utilisation not covered by the limits of copyright requires the written permission of the respective author or creator. The download and the copy of contents of this website is allowed solely for your personal and private non-commercial use. As for any content of this website that was not created by the provider, utmost attention has been paid to abide by the copyright of the respective third parties. Contents of third parties are explicitly declared as such. However, should you become aware of any violation of copyright, we ask that you inform us about it. Upon identifying a violation of rights, we will promptly remove the corresponding material.
Privacy protection policy:
As a rule, the use of this website is generally possible without the need to provide personal data. When asked to provide data relating to personal information (e.g., name, address or e-mail address), this is as far as possible, voluntary. We will never pass this information to third parties without your explicit consent.
We point out that the transmission of data through the Internet (e.g., communication via e-mail) can suffer from gaps in security. A complete protection of data against the access through third parties is not possible.
The use of the contact information provided within this legal notice to transmit unwanted advertising or other marketing material is hereby specifically excluded. The provider of these pages explicitly reserves the right to take legal action in case of receiving advertising without specifically asking for it, e.g., in the form of junk mail and similar.
Notice of privacy protection for the use of Facebook plugins (Like-Button):
On our website we have embedded plugins of the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. These plugins can be recognised by the Facebook logo or the “Like-Button” on the website. An overview of the Facebook plugins cn be found here:http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
When you are visiting our website, the plugin establishes a direct connection between your browser and a Facebook server. In that way, Facebook receives the information that you have visited our website with your IP-address. By clicking the Facebook “Like-Button” while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link content from our website with your Facebook profile. That way, Facebook can assign the visit to our website with your Facebook account. We point out that we as a provider of this website do not know the content of the data transmitted to Facebook or how that data is used by Facebook. Further information about Facebook‘s policy of privacy protection can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/.
If you do not want Facebook to be able to assign your visit of our website to your Facebook account, please log out of your Facebook account.
Notice of privacy protection for the use of Google Analytics:
This website uses Google Analytics, an Internet analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so called “Cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and are used to analyse your usage behaviour on the corresponding website. The information created by the cookie about your usage of the website are generally transmitted to a server belonging to google in the USA and saved there. In case of the activation of IP-anonymization on that website however, your IP-address will be shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or other contractual states of the agreement.
Only in exceptional cases will the complete IP-address be transmitted to a Google Server in the USA and shortened there. Google will use this information on behalf of the provider of this website to analyse your usage of this website, to compile reports about the activities on this website and to provide further services in regards to usage of this website and usage of the internet. The IP-address that is in this manner transmitted to Google Analytics will not be merged with other data that Google possesses.
You can inhibit the storage of cookies through a respective setting in your browser software; however, we do point out that in this case, not all functions of this website can be used to their full extend. Furthermore, you can inhibit the acquisition of the data that has been created by the cookie through Google, as well as the distribution of that data through Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the this link:
Notice of privacy protection for the use of Twitter:
This website uses functions of the service Twitter. These services are supplied by Twitter Inc., Twitter, Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. By using Twitter and the function “Re-Tweet” websites visited by you will be linked to your Twitter account and made known to other users. Data is thereby also transmitted to Twitter.
You can change your privacy settings in Twitter through your account settings at http://twitter.com/account/settings.
Sources (in German): eRecht24 Disclaimer, Facebook Datenschutzerklärung, Google Analytics Datenschutzerklärung, Twitter Datenschutzerklärung
This legal notice was created with “Impressum Generator” by e-Recht24.de and then translated into English.