§ 5 TMG (German Telemedia Act)
Institut für Friedensforschung und Sicherheitspolitik an der Universität Hamburg
Beim Schlump 83
Prof. Dr. Ursula Schröder
Telephone: +49 (0) 40 866 077-0
Liability for Content
We make every effort to keep the information on our website current but accept no liability whatsoever for the content provided. Pursuant to §7 par. 1 of TMG (German Telemedia Act), the law limits our responsibility as a service provider to our own content on these webpages.
According to §§8 to 10 of TMG, we are not obligated to monitor third-party information provided or stored on our website. However, we shall promptly remove any content upon becoming aware that it violates the law. Our liability in such an instance shall commence at the time we become aware of the respective violation.
Liability for Links
Our site contains links to third-party websites. We have no influence whatsoever on the information on these websites and offer no guaranty of its correctness. The content of such third-party sites is the responsibility of the respective owners/providers.
At the time third-party websites were linked to ours, we found NO GROUNDS WHATSOEVER for any likely contravention of the law. We shall promptly delete a link upon becoming aware that it violates the law.
The content and works provided on these webpages are governed by the copyright laws of Germany. Duplication, processing, distribution, or any form of commercialization of such material beyond the scope of the copyright law shall require the prior written consent of its respective author or creator.
Please be aware that there are inherent security risks in transmitting data, such as e-mails, via the internet because it is impossible to safeguard completely against unauthorized access by third parties. Nevertheless, we shall safeguard your data, subject to this limitation. In particular, personal information will be transmitted via the internet only if it does not infringe upon third-party rights, unless the respective party has given its prior consent in view of such security risks. Accordingly, as the website provider, we shall not be held liable for any damages incurred as a consequence of such security risks or for any related acts of omission on our part.
We oppose the use of any available contact information by a third party for sending unsolicited advertisements. As the website provider, we reserve the express right to take legal action against unsolicited mailing or e-mailing of spam and other similar advertising materials.
Source: S&K Rechtsanwälte www.streifler.de; English translation by Twigg's Translations