The author reserves the right not to be responsible for the topicality, correctness, completeness or quality of the information provided. Liability claims regarding damage caused by the use of any information provided, including any kind of information which is incomplete or incorrect,will therefore be rejected.
All offers are not-binding and without obligation. Parts of the pages or the complete publication including all offers and information might be extended, changed or partly or completely deleted by the author without separate announcement.
2. Referrals and links
The author is not responsible for any contents linked or referred to from his pages – unless he has full knowledge of illegal contents and would be able to prevent the visitors of his site fromviewing those pages. If any damage occurs by the use of information presented there, only the author of the respective pages might be liable, not the one who has linked to these pages. Furthermore the author is not liable for any postings or messages published by users of discussion boards, guestbooks or mailinglists provided on his page.
The author intended not to use any copyrighted material for the publication or, if not possible, to indicate the copyright of the respective object.
The copyright for any material created by the author is reserved. Any duplication or use of objects such as images, diagrams, sounds or texts in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without the author’s agreement.
If the opportunity for the input of personal or business data (email addresses, name, addresses) is given, the input of these data takes place voluntarily. The use and payment of all offered services are permitted – if and so far technically possible and reasonable – without specification of any personal data or under specification of anonymized data or an alias. The use of published postal addresses, telephone or fax numbers and email addresses for marketing purposes is prohibited, offenders sending unwanted spam messages will be punished.
5. Data protection
The protection of your personal data and private sphere is important to us. Please therefore read the following data protection notes.
Registration of personal data
You can always use our webpage without having to provide your personal data. We only register personal data if you decide to provide us with them (e.g. so that personal contact can be made).When personal data are made known to us, we naturally treat them as strictly confidential and only use them for the purpose you intended. They are not passed on to third parties.
Information and deletion
If you wish to, you can find out about any data we have stored about you at any time. This information is provided free of charge. We can also correct or delete your data if you wish us to. In these cases please simply send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Protection of personal data and confidentiality
We are unable to guarantee that information or personal data communicated to us will not be intercepted by third parties during transmission.
Apart from so-called session cookies, which are only temporarily stored in the RAM until the end of the session, there are also permanent cookies which are stored on the hard drive of the user’s computer. Cookies are above all used to enhance user-friendliness when surfing. No harm can result from them, and it is also not possible to transmit viruses in this way.
Server log files
Server log files are data packages that are sent to us or to our provider (internet service provider) by your browser.
These packages contain the following information:
- Browser type or browser version
- The operating system used
- The referrer URL (website from which you reached ours)
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Date and time of the server request
- Your IP address
We evaluate these data statistically so that we can optimise our internet site and what it offers you. There is no other purpose. The data are not linked with other data of any kind that we may already hold. Neither are the data assigned to specific individuals.
Data protection notes for the use of Facebook plug-ins
Plug-ins from the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA are integrated into our web pages. You can recognise these plug-ins by the Facebook logo or the « Like » button on our pages. An overview of Facebook plug-ins may be found here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/. When you visit our website, a direct connection is made via the plug-in between your browser and the Facebook server. This gives Facebook the information that you have visited our site with your IP address. If you click the Facebook « Like » button while you are logged-in to your Facebook account, you can link the contents of our pages to your Facebook profile. This enables Facebook to assign your visit to our website to your user account. We wish to point out that as the operator of the site, we receive no information about the content of the transmitted data and its use by Facebook. You can find out more about this from Facebook’s data protection notes at http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php. If you do not wish Facebook to be able to assign the visit to our website to your Facebook user account, please log-out of your Facebook user account beforehand.
6. Legal validity of this disclaimer
This disclaimer is to be regarded as part of the internet publication which you were referred from. If sections or individual terms of this statement are not legal or correct, the content or validity of the other parts remain uninfluenced by this fact.