Liability for contents
As a service provider, we are responsible for our own contents on these pages in accordance with section 7 (1) of the German Telemedia Act. However, sections 8 to 10 of the German Telemedia Act do not impose any obligation on us, as the service provider, to monitor transmitted or stored third-party information or to investigate whether or not circumstances are present that would indicate unlawful activities. This shall not affect, under general laws and regulations, any obligation to remove, or block the use of, information. However, any liability thereunder would only arise from the time of obtaining notice of a specific violation of the law. Once any violations of the law come to our attention, we will immediately remove the relevant content.
Liability for links
Our offer also contains links to external third-party websites whose contents we cannot control. We therefore cannot assume any responsibility for any such third-party contents. The relevant owner or operator of the linked websites is responsible for their contents. The linked pages were reviewed for any possible violations of the law at the time they were linked. At that time, no unlawful contents were apparent. The constant monitoring of the contents of the linked pages cannot be reasonably expected without any concrete indications of any violations of the law. Once any violations of the law come to our attention, we will immediately remove the relevant links.
The contents and works created by the site operators are subject to German copyright law. The reproduction, editing, distribution or any type of exploitation outside the boundaries of copyright law require the written consent of the relevant author or originator. The downloading or copying of these web pages is permitted for personal and private (non-commercial) use only. To the extent that any of this website content was not created by the operator, any third-party copyrights will be observed. Any contributions from third parties are marked as such. Please contact us should you nevertheless become aware of any copyright infringement. Once any violation of the law comes to our attention, we will immediately remove the relevant content.
Using our website is generally possible without providing any personal data. Where personal data (e.g. name, address, e-mail address) is collected on our website, this is – to the greatest extent possible – done on a voluntary basis. We will not disclose your data to third parties without your express consent.
Please note that data transmission via the internet (e.g. during e-mail communication) may be exposed to security gaps. The complete protection of data from unauthorized access by third parties is not possible.
We hereby expressly object to our contact data, published as part of the legally required website credits, being used by third parties for the transmission of unsolicited advertising and information material. The operators of this website expressly reserve the right to take legal steps in the event of any such unsolicited advertising, such as spam mails.
Data privacy statement for the use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called cookies, i.e. text files that are saved on your computer and enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by these cookies about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the US where it is stored. However, if you activate the IP anonymisation function on this website, Google will shorten your IP address within the member states of the European Union or other contracting states to the Treaty of the European Economic Area.
Only as an exception will your full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the US and then shortened. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile website activity reports and to provide additional services to the website provider that are associated with the use of the website and the internet. Your IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be linked with any other Google data.
You can prevent the storing of cookies by setting your browser to reject cookies. However, in that case you may find that you are not able to use all the functionalities on this website to the fullest extent. Moreover, you can prevent the capture of any data generated by cookies and relating to your use of this website (including your IP address), and the processing of any such data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.