1. Limitation of liability for Internal content

The content of our website has been compiled with meticulous care and to the best of our knowledge. However, we cannot assume any liability for the up-to-dateness, completeness or accuracy of any of the pages. Liability claims regarding damage caused by the use of any information provided, including any kind of information which is incomplete or incorrect, will therefore be rejected. All offers are not-binding and without obligation. Parts ot the pages or the complete publication including all offers and information might be extended, changed or partly or completely deleted by the author without separate announcement.

  1. Limitation of liability for external links

Contents of external websites on which we are linking direct or indirect (through „hyperlinks“ or „deeplinks“) are beyond our responsibility and are not adopted as our own content. When the links were published, we didn’t have knowledge of any illegal activities or contents on these websites. Since we do not have any control on the contents of these websites, we distance ourselves from all contents of all linked websites, which were updated after the setting of the links. For all contents and especially damages, resulting of the use of the linked websites, only the provider of these linked websites can be held liable. If we receive knowledge of illegal contents on these linked websites, we will delete the according links.

  1. Copyright

The content and works provided on these Web pages are governed by the copyright laws of Germany. Duplication, processing, distribution, or any form of commercialization of such material beyond the scope of the copyright law shall require the prior written consent of its respective author or creator. If you want to use such content, please let us know and we will establish contact with the respective owner/administrator.

  1. Data protection statement

A visit to our website can result in the storage on our server of information about the access (date, time, page accessed). This does not represent any analysis of personal data (e.g., name, address or e-mail address). If personal data are collected, this only occurs – to the extent possible – with the prior consent of the user of the website. Any forwarding of the data to third parties without the express consent of the user shall not take place.

We would like to expressly point out that the transmission of data via the Internet (e.g., by e-mail) can offer security vulnerabilities. It is therefore impossible to safeguard the data completely against access by third parties. We cannot assume any liability for damages arising as a result of such security vulnerabilities. The use by third parties of all published contact details for the purpose of advertising is expressly excluded. We reserve the right to take legal steps in the case of the unsolicited sending of advertising information; e.g., by means of spam mail.

Personal Information
Our website can generally be used without providing any personal details. As far as personal details (such as name, address or e-mail) are collected on our sites, this will always take place on a voluntary basis if possible. These details will not be forwarded to third parties without your express approval. As far as a contract between you and us has to be defined or changed or if you need to make an inquiry to us, we collect and use personal information about you only to the extent necessary for those purposes (inventory data). We collect, process and use personal data to the extent necessary to enable you to use our web offering (user data). All personal data is only stored as long as this is required for the specific purpose (processing your request or contract arrangement). Tax and commercial law retention periods are considered hereby. By order of the competent authorities, we may in some cases disclose these data (data) to the extent necessary for the purposes of criminal prosecution, prevention of hazards, and to fulfill the legal duties of the constitutional protection authorities or the Military Counter-Intelligence Service or for the enforcement of intellectual property rights.

Data protection statement for the use of Facebook plug-ins (Like-Button)
Our sites include plug-ins to the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. The Facebook plug-ins are recognizable by the Facebook logo or the “Like-Button” (“Gefällt mir”) on our site. A summary of the Facebook plug-ins can be found here: developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/. When you visit our sites, the plug-in will create a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. Facebook will then receive the information, via your IP address that you have visited our site. If you click the Facebook “Like-Button” when you are logged onto your Facebook account, you can link the contents of our sites on your Facebook profile. Facebook can then attribute your visit to your user account. We would like to point out that as the provider of the sites, we receive no knowledge of the content of the data supplied or their use by Facebook.
More information on this can be found in the Facebook data protection statement under http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php. If you do not wish Facebook to be able to attribute your visit to our sites to your Facebook user account, please log out from your Facebook user account.

Data protection statement for the use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called. “Cookies”, texts, which are stored on your computer and which enable you to analyse the use of the website. The information that the cookie generates on your use of this website will generally be transferred to and stored on a Google server in the USA. We have activated the IP anonymization on this website. This means Google will abbreviate your IP address beforehand within the European Union Member States or other contracting States to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to and stored on a Google server in the USA. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website in order to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on the website activities and in order to provide the website operator with more services connected with the use of the website and the Internet. The IP address sent from your browser in the context of Google Analytics will not be combined with other Data from Google. You can prevent the storage of cookies by the respective setting on your browser software; we would however point out to you that you will not in this case be able to use all of this website’s functions. You can also prevent Google from downloading, installing and processing the recording of the data created by the cookie and relating to your use of the data (incl. your IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in via the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

Data protection statement for the use of the web messenger Twitter.com
This website also uses the web messenger twitter.com, provided by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. Twitter offers the so called “tweet”- function. This enables you to publish a 140 character message including website-links on your own twitter account. If you use the “tweet”-function on our website, the website will be connected with your twitter account and eventually published there. Twitter also receives data. We do not get any information on the content and data that you use with twitter. For further information on data protection of twitter please refer to: http://twitter.com/privacy
Twitter also offers you the possibility to personalize your data protection settings.: http://twitter.com/account/settings.

Right to information
You are entitled the right to request immediate and free of charge disclosure on the personal information that we have collected or stored, at any given time. You are entitled the right to immediately withdraw your given consent for future usage of your personal information at any time. For your right of disclosure please refer to our contact details.

  1. Special terms of use

As far as the terms for individual use of this website vary from the point mentioned in number 1 to 4 of this disclaimer, this will be explicitly indicated in respective area. In this case the special terms of use are apply.


Source: Disclaimer from Juraforum.de in cooperation with bista.de online legal consulting.