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As a provider of online services, we assume responsibility for the content featured on this website in accordance with Section 7 (1) of the German Telemedia Act (TMG) and applicable laws. Nonetheless, under Sections 8 to 10 of the TMG, we, as service providers, are not obligated to actively monitor or investigate third-party information that is transmitted or stored, nor are we required to inquire into circumstances indicating unlawful activities. Our obligations to remove or block the use of information in compliance with general laws remain unaffected. However, any liability in this regard arises only from the moment we become aware of a specific infringement. Upon gaining knowledge of such infringements, we will promptly take measures to remove the offending content.

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Our website includes links to external third-party websites. We wish to clarify that we have no control over the content presented on these sites. Consequently, we disclaim any liability for the content provided by third parties. The responsibility for the content on linked pages lies with the respective provider or operator. We generally conduct an initial check for potential legal violations at the time of linking, and only do so when no illegal content was evident. However, ongoing monitoring of linked page content is not feasible without specific evidence of wrongdoing. Should we become aware of any legal infringements, we commit to promptly removing the associated links.

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Dispute resolution procedure according to the Consumer Dispute Resolution Act (VSBG). The platform of the EU Commission for online dispute resolution can be found here:

We are neither obliged nor willing to participate in a dispute resolution procedure before a consumer arbitration board.


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