Any reference to “users” in the following provisions is meant to refer to both male and female users.
This agreement shall be exclusively governed by the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany. The place of performance is Hamburg.
Copyright and Trademark Law
The design of this website, as well as all texts, photos, and graphics, etc. used on this website, are protected by copyrights. Any infringement of copyright or other proprietary rights, e.g. trademark rights, may result in civil and/or criminal liability. The content can be freely accessed by anybody when they visit the website and may only be used for private purposes. If you are interested in using the protected content beyond the permitted use, please contact the person responsible for the operation listed in the legal notice. This person may then put you into contact with the author or other owner of the rights of use, as required.
Content and Liability
Users of this website use it at their own risk. In particular, the Company does not guarantee that the website does not contain any viruses or that it is transmitted without errors.
The Company may, at its discretion, make changes to all or parts of this website and/or discontinue its operation at any time without notice and is not obligated to update the website.
The Company strives to provide general access to the website. It is possible, however, that without prior notice the website may be temporarily unavailable for technical reasons or maintenance purposes, for example. The user has no claim to uninterrupted availability of the content.
The Company is responsible for its own content under § 7 of the German Telemedia Act. Under §§ 8 to 10 of the German Telemedia Act the Company is not obligated to monitor transmitted or stored external information or review it for circumstances indicating unlawful behavior. This does not affect the general legal obligations to remove or block the use of unlawful information. Liability in this regard shall only arise from the time of knowledge of a specific infringement. If the Company becomes aware of any such infringements, it will therefore react immediately and block the content.
The Company is not liable for lack of economic success, lost profits, unrealized savings, any indirect losses, or accidental or consequential losses resulting from a visit to the website, from use of the information, documents, instructions, or recommendations published on the website, or from temporary unavailability of the website. In any case, liability shall be limited to the typical foreseeable damages. Furthermore, the Company's liability is excluded in the event of simple negligence on the part of its employees, executive bodies or vicarious agents.
It is prohibited to deliberately expose our website to viruses, Trojan horses, worms, logic bombs or other data, that are corrupted or in another way technical harmful. The attempt to obtain unauthorized access to our website, the server, which is hosting our website or any other server that is connected to our website is not permitted. It is prohibited, to attack our website, so that services cannot be provided any more or that could be considered a distributed attack by service blocks.
A violation of the before mentioned regulations would constitute a criminal offence according to § 303b German Criminal Code. We will report each violation to the respective competent law enforcement authorities, and we will cooperate with them by disclosing the respective user identity. In such a case the right to use our website terminates automatically with immediate effect.
We are not responsible for any damages resulting from a distributed attack by service blocks, viruses, Trojan horses, worms, logic bombs or other data that is corrupted or in any other way technically harmful, that infects a computer, computer programs, data or other copyrighted material as a result of using our website , or using any Internet site linked to our website. The same liability limitations that are listed under „Content and Liability“ apply in this case as well.
Links to Third-Party Websites
Hyperlinks to the websites of third parties do not constitute approval of their content on the part of the Company. By creating a link to third-party sites, the Company does not imply that the content of the linked sites is endorsed, recommended, or supported by the Company. The Company does not control their content The respective sites were reviewed for infringements at the time when the link was created and no unlawful content was found. However, it is not reasonable to expect the Company to review the content of the linked websites continuously, it can only conduct reviews in case of concrete evidence of a violation of the law. The Company will promptly remove the links from this website when it becomes aware of any infringements.
Status: March 2021