Conditions of use
This web site is an online information and communications service for CONTAG AG (CONTAG). By using this web site or by downloading material from it, you agree to the conditions of use as specified here. If you do not agree, then you may not use this web site nor download material from it.

Restrictions to use
The contents of this site are protected by copyright (c) 2007 CONTAG AG. All rights are reserved. Without written, advance approval from CONTAG the contents of this web site may neither in part, nor completely be copied, reproduced, transmitted, uploaded, published or be passed on in any way whatsoever. As the sole exception to this and for personal use only, CONTAG allows you to store and to print out extracts of these pages on your computer.

The information on this web site is offered in good faith and CONTAG believes it to be correct. If however, you would like to make use of certain services, you should not rely on this information, but should make particular enquiries about the types of service concerned and their usability for the purpose you have in mind. This means that the information on this web site does not imply any express guarantee about the quality of the services or their suitability for a particular purpose, nor about the maintenance of intellectual property rights. Any guarantees and specifications of this kind are herewith expressly excluded. Under no circumstances will CONTAG be held responsible for any lost income, profit, business, contract or intrinsic value, not even for indirect financial damage to one party, be it through a contract, negligence or for any other reason. The information on this web site may contain imprecise technical details or spelling mistakes. Information may be changed or updated without any previous notice. CONTAG retains the right to improve and/or change the services described without giving any previous notice.

Rights to brand names and branded terms
All rights to brand names and branded terms of the names and terms mentioned by us here are the property of the owners of each brand concerned. Should we have forgotten to insert an (R) or a (TM) at any point, we would politely ask you to excuse our mistake. Please point this out in a brief email. It is not necessary to send a legal notice.

Legal dissociation to links
For legal reasons we here declare that we have no influence on the design or the content of the pages which we provide links to on our web site. We would thus like to expressly dissociate ourselves from all content of all linked pages and state that we do not adopt it as our own. This declaration applies for all of the links built into our web site. Please let us know of any offending items so that we can remove the corresponding links.

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Google Analytics
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 analyse how visitors 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. 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. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. 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. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.
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Applicable law and place of jurisdiction
For every dispute arising from these conditions of use and the activities described there, the sole place of jurisdiction is Berlin, Germany. German law is applicable. CONTAG does however retain the right to take legal steps in countries outside of Germany, and in cities other than Berlin, to protect its interests and enforce its rights, as necessary.