According to § 5 TMG, the following party is responsible for the publication and the operation of this internet website.
Phone: +49 40 866 275 340
Fax: +49 40 866 275 355
Directors: Dr. Michael Merz and Herr Tilo Zimmermann
Responsible person for content according to § 18 Abs. 2 MStV: Dr. Michael Merz and Tilo Zimmermann (address, see above)
Commercial Register: Hamburg
Registry number: HRB 81480
The utilisation of published contact data within the regulation of imprint obligations categorically forbid third parties from sending non-requested advertisements and product information.
We reserve the right to take legal action against parties sending non-requested advertising materials including for example, spam mails.
1. Content of the online website
During the creation of this website, all possible care and diligence has been taken to keep all the information current, factually correct and explicit. Although all steps have been taken however, unintentional mistakes or incorrect entries could occur. The content of the website and information offered by PONTON GmbH is given without any guarantee or assurances and is non-binding. The same also applies for all websites connected through a (hyper) link.
Liability claims against PONTON GmbH, which are related to damages of a material or non- material nature occurring through the use or non-use of the content or respectively through incorrect and incomplete information are categorically excluded as long as there is no evi- dence to show that PONTON GmbH have acted with negligence or wilful misconduct.
All content is non-binding PONTON GmbH reserves the right to change, expand or delete the publication temporarily or permanently without prior notification.
2. Links and references
For direct and indirect references to external internet pages (links) that lie outside the area of responsibility for PONTON GmbH, a duty to liability will only be given when there is evidence that PONTON GmbH had knowledge of the content and it is seen that it is technically possible and reasonable to prohibit its use in the case of illegal content.
PONTON GmbH hereby gives notice that at the time the link was set, there was no knowledge of illegal content on the linked website. PONTON GmbH has no influence over the current or future content, design or authorship of the linked pages. A permanent control of the content of the linked pages cannot be expected without specific indications of illegal activity. For this reason we categorically distance ourselves from all content of all linked pages that have been edited since setting the link. This declaration applies to all links and references set within our website and also for outside entries made in the guest books, discussion forums and mailing lists set up by PONTON GmbH. For illegal, incorrect or incomplete content and especially damage caused by the use or non-use of such offered information, only the provider of the linked page will be held liable not the website giving reference through a link to the publication. If we receive evidence of illegal content, we will remove the link forthwith.
3. Copyright and trademarks
PONTON GmbH strives to comply with the copyright of all used graphic, audio, video sequences and text documents, to utilise graphic, audio, video sequences and text documents created by PONTON GmbH or licence free graphic, audio, video sequences and text documents.
All trademarks used within the website and respectively products and brands protected through third parties are subject without limitation to the terms of the valid trademark and ownership rights of the product owner. Even with only the mentioning of the product name it cannot be concluded that the trademark is not protected through third party rights.
All content and compositions created by ourselves are subject to German copyright law. The copyright for all self-created objects published by PONTON GmbH remain alone with the author of the website. Reproduction or utilisation of such graphic, audio, video sequences and text documents in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without formal permission given by PONTON GmbH. In the case where information and photo material made available for use from this website is legally used, this must be shown under the source ” PONTON GmbH”. We retain the right to withdraw permission to reproduce any copyright protected material at any time. This especially applies when we are of the opinion that the utilisation of the material is being used in a way that is against our interests or the instructions to protect copyright are not being correctly and fully followed.
At no time do we, with this authorisation, guarantee or take liability for the freedom of third party rights.
4. Liability limitation and liability exclusion
This website has been created with utmost diligence. As a service provider we are responsible for the content of this page under general legislation according to § 7 Abs. 1 TMG. Under §§ 8 to 10 TMG we are not required, as a service provider, to monitor transferred or stored data from third parties or to research cases which point to illegal activity. Duty to remove or block the use of information after receiving knowledge remain unaffected. We cannot be held liable for a legal violation before we have received specific knowledge of the fact. As soon as we have knowledge of legal violation, the affected content will immediately be removed. Liability claims against us, which are related to damages of a material or non-material nature occurring through the use or non-use of the content or respectively through incorrect and incomplete information are categorically excluded as long as there is no evidence to show that we have acted with negligence or wilful misconduct.
5. Legal validity of this disclaimer
This disclaimer is to be protracted as a part of the internet offer within reference to the website. If sections of, or individual formulations of this text do not comply with, no longer comply or not completely comply with the current legal regulations, the remaining sections of the text remain in their content and validity unaffected.