1. Restricted Liability

The contents published on this website have been created with maximum care. However, provider will not give any guarantee with regard to the correctness, completeness and currentness of the contents provided. Any usage of the website contents will be at the user’s own risk. Contributions identified by the author’s name reflect the respective author’s opinion and do not necessarily correspond to provider’s view. The mere use of this website will not establish any contractual relationship between the user and the provider.

2. External Links

This website contains links to third-party websites ("external links"). Such third-party websites are subject to the respective providers’ liability. Third-party contents were checked by provider during initial link-up of the external links for any violations of applicable law. At that time, no such violations were apparent. Provider has no influence on the current and future design and contents of these linked-up websites. Placing any external links will not make provider the owner of the contents underlying the reference or link. Without any concrete hints to illegal activity, provider is not reasonably obliged to supervise external links. However, if provider becomes aware of any such illegal activity, the respective external links will be removed immediately.

3. Copyright and Neighbouring Rights

The contents published on this website are governed by German copyright and neighbouring rights. The contents may not be utilised in any form not permitted by German copyright and neighbouring rights law without provider’s prior written consent. Such utilisation includes, without limitation, reproduction, editing, translation, storing, usage or reproduction of contents in databases or other electronic media and systems. Third-party contents and rights are indicated as such. Unauthorised reproduction or passing on of individual contents or complete pages is not permitted and punishable by law. The sole use permitted is copies and downloads for personal, private and non-commercial use. This website may not be displayed in external frames without written permission.

4. Privacy

While visiting provider’s website, information relating to the access may be collected and stored (date, time, page viewed). These data will not be personally identifiable but will be made anonymous and analysed for statistical purposes only. They will not be disclosed to third parties for any purpose, whether commercial or non-commercial. Provider expressly points out that any data transmission on the Internet (e.g., during email communication) may be exposed to security vulnerabilities and cannot be completely protected against third-party access. Provider expressly objects to the use of its contact data published in the imprint for unsolicited commercial advertisements, unless provider has consented to such use in writing or a business relationship already exists. Provider and all persons mentioned on this website hereby expressly object to any commercial use and transfer whatsoever of their data.

5. Special Terms and Conditions of Use

Should any special terms and conditions for specific forms of using this website deviate from numbers 1 to 4 above, such deviation shall be expressly pointed out in an appropriate place. In that situation, the special terms and conditions of use shall apply for the respective individual case.