Information pursuant to § 5 TMG:
Dr. Jan F. Orth
c/o Institut für Völkerrecht und
ausländisches öffentliches Recht der Universität zu Köln
Telefon: +49 221 5626997
Telefax: +49 221 5102533
Responsible for the contents of this website pursuant to § 55 Abs. 2 RStV:
Dr. Jan F. Orth
Liability for Content
I make every effort to keep the information on my Web site current, but accept no liability whatsoever for the content provided. Pursuant to § 7 par. 1 of TMG (German Tele-Media Act), the law limits my responsibility as a service provider to my own content on these Web pages.
According to §§ 8 to 10 of TMG, I am not obligated to monitor third party information provided or stored on my Web site. However, I shall promptly remove any content upon becoming aware that it violates the law. My liability in such an instance shall commence at the time I become aware of the respective violation.
Liability for Links
My site contains links to third-party Web sites. I have no influence whatsoever on the information on these Web sites and accept no guaranty for its correctness. The content of such third-party sites is the responsibility of the respective owners/providers.
At the time third-party Web sites were linked to mine, I found NO GROUNDS WHATSOEVER of any likely contravention of the law. I shall promptly delete a link upon becoming aware that it violates the law.
The content and works provided on these Web pages 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, I 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 Web site provider, I shall not be held liable for any damages incurred as a consequence of such security risks or for any related acts of omission on my part.
I oppose the use of any available contact information by a third party for sending unsolicited advertisements. As the Web site provider, I 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; translation into English by Twigg’s Translations