1. Content of online services

The author does not accept responsibility for the topicality, correctness and completeness of the information provided on this website. No claims for liability against the author of these pages can be fundamentally accepted, that are related to damages of a material or non-material nature and are caused by the use or non-use of the information provided or incorrect and incomplete information, unless it can be proven that the author is guilty of a deliberate or grossly negligent offence. All quotations are free and non-binding. The author explicitly reserves the right to modify, supplement, or remove parts of their pages or the entire service as a whole without prior notice or to discontinue publication temporarily or permanently.

2. References and hyperlinks

Any liability in relation to direct and indirect references to third-party websites (“links”), for which the author is not responsible, would only come into force, if the author was aware of the content and it would be feasible and reasonable to prevent their publication, should their contents be illegal. The author hereby explicitly declares, that at the time of setting the link, they had no knowledge of any illegal contents on the linked pages. The author has no influence on the current or future design, the contents presented or the authorship of the linked pages. It is for this reason, that the author distances themselves from any content of the linked pages that were modified after linking. This statement is valid for all the links and references published within our own website as well as for external entries in guest books and mailing lists, set up by the author. The liability for all illegal, incorrect or incomplete contents and especially for possible damages that may arise from the use or non-use of such presented information shall lie exclusively with the provider of the pages to which reference has been made.

3. Copyright and trademark law

The author sees to it that in all publications, the copyrights of the pictures, sounds, video scenes and texts used are respected and that pictures, sounds, video scenes and texts created by the author themselves are used or that license-free pictures, sounds, video scenes and texts are utilized.  If protected trade names or trademarks are used on the website or if they are mentioned by third parties, these are without exception subject to the provisions of the respectively valid trademark law and the ownership rights of respective registered owner. Purely as a result of mentioning their name, the conclusion cannot be reached, that these trade names are not protected by third party rights! The copyright for items published and created by the author of this website shall remain solely with them. The duplication and the use of these pictures, sounds, video scenes and texts in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without the explicit permission of the author.

4. Data protection

If the possibility of entering personal or business data (e-mail addresses, names, addresses) is offered as part of this online service, it will be explicitly on a voluntary basis on the part of the user.

5. Legal validity of this disclaimer

This disclaimer shall be considered a component of the online service, from which reference to these pages has been made. Should individual sections or formulations of this text no longer comply with the valid legal situation or be incomplete, then all other parts of the text shall remain unaffected with regard to their content and their validity.

6. Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. (”Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “Cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the Cookie concerning your use of this website (including your IP address) is transferred to a server operated by Google in the USA and stored there. Google will use this information to analyse your use of the website to compile reports about the website activity for the website operators and to provide further services related to the use of the website and the Internet. Google will also forward this information to third parties if necessary, provided that this is required by law or as far as third parties process this data on behalf of Google. In no case will Google associate your IP address with any other data of Google. You can prevent the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however we would like to point out that if you do so, you may not be able to make full use of all the functions on this website. By using this website, you agree that the data collected about you by Google may be processed in the manner described above and for the purposes previously mentioned.

7. Cookies

What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that make it possible to store specific device-related information on users’ access devices (PCs, smartphones, etc.). They serve for the user-friendliness of web pages and thus the users (for example storage of login data). On the other hand, they serve to record the statistical data of the website usage and to be able to analyze it for the purpose of improving the offer. Users can influence the use of cookies. Most browsers have an option to restrict or completely prevent the storage of cookies. However, it is pointed out that the use and especially the comfort of use are limited without cookies.

What types of cookies are there?

Urgent Required Cookies – These types of cookies are always enabled because they are required for basic website functions. These include cookies that can be used to store where you are on the site.
Functionality and Performance – These analytic cookies can improve page functionality by anonymously tracking user behavior. These cookies can also increase the speed with which, for example, requests will be processed. It also includes communication with Facebook, Twitter or other social networks.
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