Liability for content
As a service provider we are responsible according to § 7 Abs.1 TMG for contents on these pages under the general laws. According to §§ 8 to 10 TMG we are not obligated as a service provider to monitor transmitted or stored foreign information or to investigate circumstances that indicate illegal activity. Obligations to remove or block the use of information under the general laws remain unaffected. However, a relevant liability is only possible from the date of knowledge of a specific infringement. Upon notification of such violations, we will immediately remove this content.
The operators of these sites are committed to protecting your personal data. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the legal data protection regulations.
The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information. Personal data (eg name, address or email addresses) is required on a voluntary basis. This data is not submitted to third parties (without your express permission).
We point out that data transmission over the Internet (eg when communicating via email) can have security gaps. A complete protection of data against unauthorized access by third parties is impossible.
Opposition to promotional emails:
The sending of unsolicited advertisements and information materials is hereby rejected. The operators of these pages will undertake legal steps in case of unsolicited promotional information, such as spam e-mails.
Newsletter & materials
If you want to receive the newsletter or order materials via contact form offered on this website, we need your e-mail address and information that allow us to get in contact with you. Further data is not collected. We use this information exclusively for sending the requested information and will not pass it on to third parties. The consent for storing the data, the e-mail address as well as their use for sending the newsletter and materials can be revoked at any time, for example through the "unsubscribe" link in a newsletter or a simple e-mail with the words 'no interest' in its headline.
Liability for links
Our site contains links to external websites, over which we have no influence. Therefore we can not accept any liability for this external content. The respective provider or operator of such sites is always responsible for the contents of any Linked Site. The linked sites were checked at the time of linking for possible legal violations. A permanent control of the linked pages is unreasonable without concrete evidence of a violation. Upon notification of violations, we will remove such links immediately.
The contents and works on these pages created by the site operators are subject to German copyright law. The reproduction, adaptation, distribution and any kind of exploitation outside the limits of copyright require the written consent of the respective author or creator. Downloads and copies of these pages are only permitted for private, non-commercial use. Insofar as the content is not created by the website operator, the property rights of third parties. In particular contents of third parties are marked as such. Should you nevertheless become aware of copyright infringement, we ask for a hint. Upon notification of violations, we will remove such content immediately.
Copyright information for images on this site
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This website uses functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics. Provider is the Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043. Google Analytics uses. "Cookies". These are text files that are stored on your computer and enable analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website are usually transferred to a server of Google in the US and stored there.
In case of activation of IP anonymization on this website your IP address from Google will be truncated within Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.
Only in exceptional cases the full IP address is transmitted to a Google server in the US and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this site, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and provide other website and internet related services to the website operator.
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