1. Limit to Liability and Responsibility

The contents of this website are compiled with utmost care and diligence. However, the provider of the services described assumes no responsibility for the contents hereof being correct, complete, and fully up-to-date. Any and all use of the contents of this website is therefore at the risk and responsibility of the user. Statements and contributions bearing a name reflect the opinion of the respective author and not necessarily the opinion of the website provider. Simple use of the provider’s website does not constitute the establishment of a business relationship between the user and the provider.

2. External Links

This website comprises links to the websites of third parties (External Links). Such websites are the responsibility and come under the liability of the respective provider. The provider of this website has checked such external links when established for the first time for any other content and whether they involve any violation of legal standards. No such violation or infringement was recognizable at the time. The provider has no influence whatsoever on the current and future design, layout and contents of the websites linked hereto. The establish-ment of external links does not mean that the provider endorses or in any way supports the contents behind the link or reference. It is not possible for the provider to consistently check and supervise external links without specific reference to legal infringement. Should the provider become aware of any such infringement, however, the external links involved will be deleted and cancelled immediately.

3. Copyright and Neighboring Rights

The contents published on this website are subject to German copyright law and neighboring rights. Any and all use of such contents not allowed under German copyright law and neighboring rights requires the prior written consent of the provider or the respective right-holder. This applies particularly to the reproduction, processing, translation, saving, storage, transfer or ongoing transmission of contents into databases or other electronic media and systems. The contents and rights of third parties are in all cases designated as such. Unallowed reproduction, transfer or transmission of individual contents or complete pages is not allowed and is punishable under law. Only the production of copies and downloads for personal, private and non-commercial use is allowed.

The presentation of this website in other frames is allowed and permissible only with the prior written consent of the website provider.

4. Protection and Privacy of Data

Information on access to the provider’s website (date, time, page checked) may be saved upon any visit to the provider’s website. Such data is not related to a specific person, but is rather anonymized and evaluated exclusively for statistical purposes. The data is not transferred to third parties, neither for commercial nor non-commercial purposes.
The provider expressly emphasizes that any and all transmission of data in the internet (eg when communicating by e-mail) creates and involves openings in security and cannot be protected completely from access by third parties.
Use of contact data provided in the imprint for purposes of commercial advertising is expressly deemed to be inappropriate and not admissible, given that the providers reject any and all commercial use, transfer and transmission of their data.

5. Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under this link.

You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at https://www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies/. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “ga(‘set’, ‘anonymizeIp’, true);” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).