1. Content of the Online Offer
The author does not assume any responsibility concerning the actuality, correctness, completeness or quality of the informations provided. Claims for indemnification against the author which relate to damages of material or immaterial kind caused by reason of usage or non-usage of information provided or usage of mistaken or incomplete information are principally excluded to the extent that, on the part of the author, no proven premeditative or gross negligence is given. Any offer is non-conclusive and non-binding. The author expressly reserves the right to alter, supplement, and delete any part of the pages or the entire offer or to finally terminate it without separate announcement.
2. References and Links
In connection with direct and indirect references to third party web sites (« hyper links ») which do not fall withn the responsibility of the author an obligation for indemnification would only hold where the author has knowlwdge of the content and should be considered to have technical and reasonable means to prevent the use of illegal contents.
Herewith the author expressly declares that at the time of establishing the link no illegal contents were cognizable on the pages to be linked. The author does not have any impact regarding the current or future design, the contents or authorship of any of the pages linked/connected. Therefore, he expressly dissociated himself from any contents of the pages linked/connected which have been modified after the establishment of the link. This statement is valid for any links and references made within the own internet offer, as well as for any external contributions to guest books, blogs, link inventories, mailing lists established by the author and any other sort of data base which allow external access in writing. For any illegal, mistaken or incomplete contents, and in particular for any damages that have arisen from usage or non-usage of such information only the provider of the corresponding page shall be liable to which the reference has been made, and not such one who merely refers to the corresponding publication by means of a link.
3. Copy and Trademark Right
The author always intends to observe the copyrights of the images, artwork, sound documents, video sequences, and texts used in the publications, to use images, artwork, sound documents, video sequences, and texts prepared by himself, or to have recourse to licence-free artwork, sound documents, video sequences, and texts.
Any brand and trademarks named in the internet offer or, if applicable, protected by third parties are without limitation subject to the provisions of the corresponding applicable trademark rights and property rights of the respective registered owner. However, simply by reason of naming one may not conclude that the corresponding trademarks are not protected through third party rights!
Regarding objects published and established by the author himself, the copyright solely remains with the author of the pages. The duplication or usage of such artwork, sound documents, video sequences, and texts in other electronical or printed publications is not permitted unless the express consent of the author has been received.
4. Data Protection
To the extent that the internet offer provides for the opportunity to enter one’s personal or commercial data (email address, name, resident address), the disclosure of such data on the part of the user will expressly take place on a voluntary base. Where possible and reasonable, the utilization and payment of any services offered is also permitted without the entering of such data or otherwise by the indication of anonymous data or an alias, respectively. The utilization of contact information by third parties, such as postal addresses, telephone and fax numbers as well as email addresses published in the context of the impressum or comparable infornation, is not permitted for transmission not expressly requested. The author expressly reserves the right to take legal steps against the sender of so called spam mails upon infringement against this prohibition.
5. Enforcement of this disclaimer
This disclaimer has to be considered as integral part of the internet offer by means of which this page has been referred to. To the extent that parts or individual formulations of this text do not, not more, or not completely comply with applicable jurisdiction, the other parts of the document will not be affected thereof in respect of their content and validity.