Liability for content
The content of our sites has been created carefully. Nevertheless, we can’t guarantee for the correctness, completeness, and actuality of the content. As a service provider we are responsible for our own content on our sites according to § 7 subparagraph 1 TMG of the general law. According to §§ 8 to 10 TMG we – as a service provider – aren’t obliged to supervise transformed or secured foreign information or even research whether an activity is illegal Duties to remove or block the usage of this information are not touched by the general law. A liability relating to this is only possible after knowing the specific infringement. After such an infringement becomes known the content will be removed immediately.
Liability for links
Our offer contains links to external websites of third parties which we aren’t able to influence. Therefore we cannot guarantee for such foreign content. The respective provider or operator of the linked sites is responsible for the content of these sites. The linked sites will be examined regarding potential statutory violation at the time of their linking. A permanent investigation of the content of the linked sites is unsuitable without a concrete indication of infringement. Links will be removed immediately after the announcement of infringement.
The created content and work of these sites are subject to the German copyright law. The duplication, edition, propagation, and any other kind of utilization beyond the limit of the copyright law require a written approval of the respective author or creator. Downloads and copies of the site are prohibited for the private and non commercial usage. As far as the content of this site hasn’t been created by the provider, the copyright law of third parties have to be considered. Contents of third parties will be marked as such. If you anyway take notice of any infringement of the copyright law please let us know. If such copy right infringements become apparent, we immediately will remove such contents.
The usage of our website is usually possible without statements regarding personal data. If any private data is collected on our website (such as name, address, or email-addresses), it has to be done voluntarily as far as possible. The data won’t be handed over to third parties without your explicit permission.
We refer to the fact that data transfer in the internet could show any kind of security gaps (e.g. during communication per e-mail). A gapless data protection against the access of third parties is therefore not given.
The usage of the published contact data in the context of the duty of the site notice performed by third parties in order to forward advertisement and information material is hereby explicitly prohibited. The provider of the site explicitly reserves the right to initialize legal moves in case of received unwanted advertisement like spam-mails.
Data privacy statement for the usage of facebook-plugins
Plugins of the social network facebook located in 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA are integrated in our websites. You will recognize facebook-plugins on our sites by the logo of facebook or the “like-button”. You will find an overview about the facebook-plugins here:
If you visit our website, the plugin will be created by a direct connection between your browser and the facebook-server. Thus, facebook will get the information that you have visited our site with your respective IP address. If you click on the “like-button” on facebook while you are logged in with your facebook-account, you will be able to link our content on your facebook-profile. Thereby facebook is able to match your visit of our sites with your user account. We indicate that we – as a provider of the sites – don’t have notice of the content of the transformed data as well as its usage performed by facebook. You will find further information of the data privacy statement of facebook on
If you don’t wish facebook to match your visit on our site with your facebook-account, please log out beforehand.
Data privacy statement for the usage of Google-Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysing service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”. These are text files which will be filed on your computer and which allow an analysis of using a website performed by you. The generated information of the cookie regarding your usage of the website will usually be transferred to a server in the US and filed over there. In case of an activation of the IP-anonymization of your IP address on this website, Google will shorten the address within the scope of the member state of the European Union or in other contractual states of the agreement about the European Economic Area.
Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address will be transferred to a server of Google located in the US and shortened from there. By order of the provider of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate the usage of the website, to generate reports regarding the activities of the website and in order to render further services about the usage of the website and the internet towards the provider of the website. The IP address transferred within the scope of Google Analytics won’t be brought together with other data from Google.
It is possible to prevent the storage of your cookies by an especial setup of your browser-software. We nevertheless have to point out that in this case several functions of the websites might not be useful to the full extent. You can even prevent Google from gathering the data generated by the cookie (including your IP address) and from using the data by downloading and installing a browser-plugin which you will find in the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.