Exclusion of liability

1. Content of website

The contents of this website were produced with the greatest possible care. Bastei Lübbe AG, however, assumes no liability of the correctness and completeness of information found on the homepage or of the content provided.

Use of the contents of the website is undertaken at the user’s own risk. Named contributions represent the opinion of their respective authors and not necessarily the opinion of Bastei Lübbe AG. Merely using the Bastei Lübbe AG website does not bring about any kind of contractual relationship between the user and Bastei Lübbe AG.

Bastei Lübbe AG makes every effort to keep its website free of viruses, worms and other malware. Bastei Lübbe AG does not, however, accept any liability for the freedom of its website from viruses and other malware. Before downloading audio or text samples or other information/data, the user must ensure that certain safety measures, such as the installation of up-to-date anti-virus software, have been taken.

2. References and links

By including hyperlinks in our internet sites, Bastei Lübbe AG allows you to view third party offers in a targeted manner. The content found upon clicking these links is outside our influence, and as such we provide no guarantee of the correctness and legality of this content. The inclusion of external links certainly does not constitute an appropriation of the content found by clicking on these links and references by Bastei Lübbe AG. At the time the when a link is posted on our website, we check the page linked to for obviously unlawful content. Nonetheless, it is not possible for us to continue checking all the third party pages linked to by us for their legality. This declaration applies to all links and references included on our website as well as to entries by third parties in guest books, discussion forums, link directories, mailing lists and in all other forms of database to which external write access is possible. We will nevertheless remove a link immediately if we receive information about illegal content, which can be reached by clicking it. Should you believe that the content of a page linked to by us is not consistent with German law, we will be happy to hear from you at webmaster@luebbe.de.

3. Copyright & trademark law

The content of Bastei Lübbe AG’s website is in large part subject to copyright law and other property rights (such as trademark law, registered design law etc.). Such content is subject without exception to the conditions of the owner’s respective property rights.

This also applies to rights relating to content which has been produced by Bastei Lübbe AG or its employees/commissioned authors. Bastei Lübbe AG therefore advises that use of such content outside of the use permitted by applicable laws without the written consent of Bastei Lübbe AG or the respective owner is not allowed. This applies in particular to duplication, editing, translation, storage, processing or reproduction of content in databases or other electronic media and systems.

The unauthorised duplication or transfer of individual pieces of content or complete pages is not permitted and is punishable. The production of copies and downloads is only permitted for personal, private and non-commercial purposes. The representation of this website in third party frames is only permitted with our written consent. Where content featured on the website which was not produced by Bastei Lübbe AG, the copyright of third parties must be observed. Third party content and rights are marked as such.

Should the user discover a breach of copyright, they are asked to inform Bastei Lübbe AG. Such copyright breaches will be removed as soon as Bastei Lübbe AG becomes aware of the breach.