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.
Pursuant to section 7, para. 1 of the TMG (Telemediengesetz – Tele Media Act by German law), we as service providers are liable for our own content on these pages in accordance with general laws. However, pursuant to sections 8 to 10 of the TMG, we as service providers are not under obligation to monitor external information provided or stored on our website. Once we have become aware of a specific infringement of the law, we will immediately remove the content in question. Any liability concerning this matter can only be assumed from the point in time at which the infringement becomes known to us.
Limitation of liability for external links
Our website contains links to the websites of third parties (“external links”). As the content of these websites is not under our control, we cannot assume any liability for such external content. In all cases, the provider of information of the linked websites is liable for the content and accuracy of the information provided. At the point in time when the links were placed, no infringements of the law were recognisable to us. As soon as an infringement of the law becomes known to us, we will immediately remove the link in question.
The content and works published on this website are governed by the copyright laws of Germany. Any duplication, processing, distribution or any form of utilisation beyond the scope of copyright law shall require the prior written consent of the author or authors in question.
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.
Data Privacy Statement for the use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics makes use of so-called “cookies” or text files, which are stored on your computer and enable user interaction with website content to be measured and analysed. Information generated by the cookie about your interaction with this website is usually transferred to and stored on a Google server located in the US.
If IP anonymisation is activated on this website, Google will abbreviate your IP address in advance within member states of the European Union or other contracting parties to the Agreement of the European Economic Area. The complete IP address is only transferred to a Google server in the US and abbreviated there in exceptional cases. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to measure your interaction with the website, compile reports about website activities for their operators and provide other services related to the use of the website and of the Internet. The IP address conveyed by your browser within the context of Google Analytics will not be linked to any other Google data.
You can choose to prevent cookies from being saved on your computer by making the appropriate settings in your browser software; however we would like to point out that this might prevent you from using all of the functions of this website.
You can also prevent the data generated by the cookie about your interaction with the website (incl. your IP address) from being conveyed to Google and being processed by Google by downloading and installing a browser plug-in, which is available via the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
In addition, this Website uses Piwik, an Open-Source-Software for statistic evaluation of its visits (“Webanalyse Service”). Piwik uses so called “Cookies”, text files which are stored on your computer allowing us to analyze your website visit. The information created by the Cookie as to your use of our Internet offers is stored in Germany on the server of our Provider and is transmitted to us. This transmission runs anonymized by abbreviating your IP-address maintaining by that way your anonymity as a user . In addition, you can prevent the installation of Cookies by adjusting your Browser Software correspondingly, essential reductions of the functionalities may here not be suspected when using this website. These data is being collected only for the purposes of data protection, optimization of our web offers and analysis of errors. We do not carry out any further data evaluation, except for statistical purposes, and if so, only in a strictly anonymized way. Furthermore, we neither generate any personal related surfing profiles or similar nor we process same.