Impressum - Legal Disclosure

Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH is a company under German law registered in Frankfurt am Main.
 
Management Board:
Christoph Freiherr von Gleichen
Marc A. Odinius
 
 
Postal address:
Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft
für Business Informationen mbH
Hamburger Allee 14
60486 Frankfurt am Main
Phone: +49 69 959 30-0
Fax: +49 69 959 30-549

E-Mail: kontakt@dataforce.de
URL: www.dataforce.de
 
Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH is entered in the Register of Companies at the District Court of Frankfurt am Main under number HRB 43146.
The sales tax (VAT) registration number of Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH is DE 213095403.

Responsible for the content (V.i.S.d. § 55 RStV): Christoph von Gleichen und Marc Odinius

 

Responsible for concept and coding:

SiteOS AG
Grillparzerstraße 10
81675 München
Phone: +49 89 309 08 97-0
Fax: +49 89 309 08 97-99
URL: www.siteos.de

 

Responsible for design:

Richter & Kiehn Werbeagentur GmbH
Corneliusstraße 6

80469 München

Tel.: +49 89 452323-25

Fax: +49 89 452323-20

URL: www.richter-kiehn.de
 

On our homepage we offer the selection between the two languages German and English. We offer this selection to enable our international customers to get information on our company and our products and services. However, for the use of our homepage (German or English) the laws of Germany and the Courts of Germany will have exclusive jurisdiction.

 

March 2009 

 Conditions of Use

Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH provides the information services presented here on the basis of these general Conditions of Use of the Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH Websites. By using this different websites you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set out below.

1. Delivery of information services and related guarantees
Information contained on these websites has been compiled by Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH in a conscientious and thorough manner applying the due diligence. The information given is non-binding. Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH provides no guarantee as to the results that can be obtained by using the information given, in particular with regard to its accuracy, currency and completeness, or in respect of whether the quality of information meets your needs and wishes.

2. Special information services
Please note that some of the information and communication services accessible by way of portals from the websites of Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH are additionally subject to the conditions of use of the portals concerned.

3. Services provided by partners
Some of the information services are provided by our partners. Please note that such services are subject to the terms and conditions of the partners concerned, and that the inclusion of links to their websites on the websites of Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH does not imply any recommendation or entail any guarantee. Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH is not responsible for such content. The providers concerned are not agents in performance of Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH.
 
4. Links to third-party websites
The Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH websites include links to websites operated by third parties. Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH lays no claim to ownership of the websites of third parties accessible by way of links, and is not responsible for their content.

5. Permissible use of services
In using these websites you must respect the copyright, name and trade mark rights, and all other proprietary rights, of third parties. All Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH websites are protected for example, including the images, music and brand names appearing on them. You undertake not to misuse the services offered, in particular not to bypass any security measures implemented by the information services; nor to use any devices or run any applications which result in, or may result in, damage to the systems of Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH or malfunction of them, in particular as a result of modifications to the physical or logical structure of the servers or the network of Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH or of other networks; nor to integrate the information services, in whole or in part, into other Web content, whether private or commercial; nor to utilize the services for commercial profit.

6. Acceptance of cookies
Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH places cookies on your computer when you visit our websites. You can determine the extent to which cookies are enabled or disabled by means of settings on your computer (usually in your Web browser, such as Internet Explorer). Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH assumes that you agree to cookies being placed on your computer if your browser is set to allow them. With regard to data protection, please refer to our Data Protection Declaration.


7. Links to websites of Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH
It is permissible to place hyperlinks to the home page of Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH, such as www.dataforce.de, provided the link causes the target page to be fully refreshed without being placed in a frame and is notified to Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH within 24 hours of being placed by means of an email to kontakt@dataforce.de. Furthermore, the hyperlink must be clearly identified as such on the source page by use of the phrase "Link to Dataforce" or the name of the Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH target web page in conjunction with the phrase "Link to Dataforce". Links not conforming to this rule must be approved by Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH prior to being set. Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH reserves the right to forbid links to be placed, notwithstanding compliance with the above rule.

8. Liability
Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH accepts liability for cases of intent or gross negligence, in accordance with the German Product Liability Act, and for guarantees expressly given by Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH. In cases of minor negligence Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH accepts liability only in the event of infringement of an essential obligation, whereby the sum of any related claims for damages is limited to the extent of the foreseeable loss.
 
From a technical point of view, failure-free operation of the Internet pages is not possible. Failure may on occasion lead to delays, such as message transfer hold-ups. Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH shall not be liable for claims arising from the use or temporary unavailability of the services.

9. Security in transmission of messages to Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH
In view of the technical structure of the Internet, if you wish to send an e-mail from your private e-mail account to Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH you must take your own security precautions in order to maintain the confidentiality and integrity of your e-mail's content, by using standard commercially available encryption software for example.

If you wish to send an e-mail directly from the Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH contact zone, you should be aware that your data will be transmitted unencrypted and so no guarantee can be given as to the confidentiality and integrity of your e-mail's content.

10. Changes to the scope of performance and to the Conditions of Use
Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH reserves the right to expand or reduce the service provided, or modify its functionality, in whole or in part, at any time. The rapid development of the Internet makes it necessary for us to amend these Conditions of Use from time to time. Please refer to the latest applicable version of the Conditions of Use in this respect.

11. Choice of law
The use of services and these Conditions of Use are subject to German law, with the exception of the conflict of laws provisions contained in it.

12. Severability Clause
If any provisions of these Conditions of Use is held invalid, such invalidity shall not affect the other provisions of these Conditions of Use which can be given effect without the invalid provision, and to this end the provisions of these Conditions of Use are severable. In lieu thereof shall be added a provision as similar in economic sense and purpose to such illegal, invalid and unenforceable provision as may be possible and be legal, valid and enforceable.

13. Applicable Law and Place of Jurisdiction
This website and these Conditions of Use shall be subject to German law. The place of jurisdiction for any disputes shall be the competent court for the registered office of Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH.

 Data Protection Declaration

We are pleased to welcome you to our websites and would like to thank you for your interest in our company, our products and our sites. Your privacy when using our websites is important to us. Therefore, we ask you to take note of the following information:

 

1. Anonymous data collection
You may, as a matter of principle, visit the Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH websites without telling us who you are. We are notified merely of the name of your Internet Service Provider, the website from which you access our site, and which of our website pages you visit. This information is evaluated for statistical purposes. Your anonymity as an individual user is preserved.

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 the following 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 the following two links: link 1 or link 2. 
Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

 

(Source www.datenschutzbeauftragter-info.de)

 

2. Collection and processing of personal data
Personal details are only collected if you provide them to us, such as to execute a contract, in response to a survey, or when registering for personalized services.

 

3. Use and distribution of personal data
Without your consent to other uses, the personal data collected on the website of Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH will be used only for contract execution and handling of your enquiries. Additionally, your data will be used for promotional and market research purposes and for the design of needs-oriented electronic services from Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH only if you have given your consent. Any use of personal data for the delivery of tailored promotional offers will also be made only if you have given your consent.
No other transfer of data to third parties is undertaken.

 

Consent to use your data is assumed when you visit the websites of Dataforce Verlagsgesellschaft für Business Informationen mbH. You can, of course, withdraw your consent at any time, effective immediately.