Legal Notices

General Information

Mike Reinicke
Spandauer Str. 76 b
13591 Berlin

Phone: +49 (0)30 375840-95
Fax: +49 (0)30 375840-99
E-Mail: mike@reinicke.eu

Terms of Use

BY USING THE REINICKE.EU WEB SITES, YOU AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF USE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF USE, PLEASE DO NOT USE THE REINICKE.EU WEB SITES.

Welcome to the reinicke.eu Web sites (the “Site”). Through the Site, you have access to a variety of resources and content. These include: (a) software (“Software”); (b) Web pages, messages, text, images, photographs, graphics, audio and video (“Materials”); and (c) forums, discussion groups, chat areas, blogs, e-mail functions, and other services in connection with which you can upload, download, share, email, post, publish, transmit or otherwise access or make available Content (as defined below) (“Community Services”). Software, Materials, Community Services, and other information, content and services are collectively referred to as “Content.” By accessing or using the Site or the Content provided on or through the Site, you agree to follow and be bound by the following terms and conditions concerning your access to and use of the Site and the Content provided on or through the Site (“Terms of Use”) and our Privacy Policy. We may revise the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy at any time without notice to you. The revised Terms of Use and Privacy Policy will be effective when posted here.

1. Use of Software
Your use of Software is subject to all agreements such as a license agreement or user agreement that accompanies or is included with the Software, ordering documents, exhibits, and other terms and conditions that apply (“License Terms”). In the event that Software is provided on or through the Site and is not licensed for your use through License Terms specific to the Software, you may use the Software subject to the following: (a) the Software may be used solely for your personal, informational, noncommercial purposes; (b) the Software may not be modified or altered in any way; and (c) the Software may not be redistributed.

2. Use of Materials
You may download, store, display on your computer, view, listen to, play and print Materials that we publishes or broadcasts on the Site or makes available for download through the Site subject to the following: (a) the Materials may be used solely for your personal, informational, noncommercial purposes; (b) the Materials may not be modified or altered in any way; and (c) the Materials may not be redistributed.

3. Use of Community Services
Community Services are provided as a convenience to users and we are not obligated to provide any technical support for, or participate in, Community Services.

You may use Community Services subject to the following: (a) Community Services may be used solely for your personal, informational, noncommercial purposes; (b) Content provided on or through Community Services may not be redistributed; and (c) personal data about other users may not be stored or collected.

4. Reservation of Rights
The Site and Content provided on or through the Site are the intellectual property and copyrighted works of reinicke.eu. All rights, title and interest not expressly granted with respect to the Site and Content provided on or through the Site are reserved. All Content is provided on an “As Is” and “As Available” basis, and we reserve the right to terminate the permissions granted to you in Sections 1, 2 and 3 above and your use of the Content at any time.

5. Your Content
You agree that you will only upload, share, post, publish, transmit, or otherwise make available (“Share”) on or through the Site Content that you have the right and authority to Share and for which you have the right and authority to grant to us all of the licenses and rights set forth herein. By Sharing Content, you grant us a worldwide, perpetual, royalty-free, irrevocable, nonexclusive, fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, publish, publicly perform, publicly display, broadcast, transmit and distribute the Content for any purpose and in any form, medium, or technology now known or later developed. This includes, without limitation, the right to incorporate or implement the Content into any service, and to display and distribute the Content as incorporated or embedded in any service distributed by us without compensation to you. You warrant that: (a) you have the right and authority to grant this license; (b) Our exercise of the rights granted pursuant to this license will not infringe or otherwise violate any third party rights; and (c) all so-called moral rights in the Content have been waived to the full extent allowed by law.

You agree that you will not Share any Content that: (a) is binary executable code; (b) is false or misleading; (c) is defamatory, derogatory, degrading or harassing of another or constitutes a personal attack; (d) invades another’s privacy or includes another’s confidential, sensitive or personal information; (e) promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual; (f) is obscene or not in good taste; (g) violates or infringes or promotes the violation or infringement of another’s rights, including intellectual property rights; (h) you do not have the right and authority to Share and grant the necessary rights and licenses for; (i) violates or promotes the violation of any applicable laws or regulations; (j) contains a solicitation of funds, goods or services, or promotes or advertises goods or services; or (k) contains any viruses, Trojan horses, or other components designed to limit or harm the functionality of a computer.

We do not want to receive confidential information from you through or in connection with the Site. Notwithstanding anything that you may note or state in connection with Sharing Content, it shall not be considered confidential information and shall be received and treated by us on a non-confidential and unrestricted basis.

6. Security, Passwords and Means of Accessing the Site and Content
You agree not to access or use the Site in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any accounts, computer systems or networks. You agree not to attempt to gain unauthorized access to any parts of the Site or any accounts, computer systems or networks. You agree not to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any accounts, computer systems or networks. You agree not to use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access the Site or any accounts, computer systems or networks without our’s express written permission.

Access to and use of password protected or secure areas of the Site is restricted to authorized users only. You agree not to share your password(s), account information, or access to the Site. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of password(s) and account information, and you are responsible for all activities that occur under your password(s) or account(s) or as a result of your access to the Site. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your password(s) or account(s).

7. No Unlawful or Prohibited Use
You agree not to use the Site or Content provided on or through the Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Use, or the rules, guidelines or terms of use posted for a specific area of the Site or Content provided on or through the Site.

8. Indemnity
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless us from and against any and all claims, liabilities, damages, losses or expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs, due to or arising out of Content that you Share, your violation of the Terms of Use or any additional rules, guidelines or terms of use posted for a specific area of the Site or Content provided on or through the Site, or your violation or infringement of any third party rights.

9. Monitoring
We have no obligation to monitor the Site or screen Content that is Shared on or through the Site. However, we reserve the right to review the Site and Content and to monitor all use of and activity on the Site, and to remove or choose not to make available on or through the Site any Content at its sole discretion.

10. Termination of Use
We may, in its sole discretion, at any time discontinue providing or limit access to the Site, any areas of the Site or Content provided on or through the Site. You agree that we may, in its sole discretion, at any time, terminate or limit your access to or use of the Site or any Content. We will terminate or limit your access to or use of the Site if, under appropriate circumstances, you are determined to be a repeat infringer of third party copyright rights. You agree that we shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination or limitation of your access to or use of the Site or any Content.

11. Third Party Web Sites, Content, Products and Services
The Site provides links to Web sites and access to Content, products and services of third parties, including users, advertisers, affiliates and sponsors of the Site. We are not responsible for third party Content provided on or through the Site and you bear all risks associated with the access and use of such Web sites and third party Content, products and services.

12. Disclaimer
EXCEPT WHERE EXPRESSLY PROVIDED OTHERWISE, THE SITE, AND ALL CONTENT PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THE SITE, ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE AND ALL CONTENT PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THE SITE. WE MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT: (A) THE SITE OR CONTENT WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS; (B) THE SITE WILL BE AVAILABLE ON AN UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE BASIS; (C) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SITE OR ANY CONTENT PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THE SITE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE; OR (D) THE QUALITY OF ANY CONTENT PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU ON OR THROUGH THE SITE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS.

ANY CONTENT ACCESSED, DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED ON OR THROUGH THE USE OF THE SITE IS USED AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. WE SHALL HAVE NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OR USE OF CONTENT.

WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO MAKE CHANGES OR UPDATES TO, AND MONITOR THE USE OF, THE SITE AND CONTENT PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THE SITE AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE.

13. Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, REVENUE, DATA OR USE, INCURRED BY YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION IN CONTRACT OR TORT, ARISING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO, OR USE OF, THE SITE OR ANY CONTENT PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THE SITE.

14. Exclusions and Limitations
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER OR EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE DISCLAIMER, EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN LIABILITIES. TO THE EXTENT THAT THEY ARE HELD TO BE LEGALLY INVALID, DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS SET FORTH IN THESE TERMS OF USE, INCLUDING THOSE SET FORTH IN SECTIONS 12 AND 13, DO NOT APPLY AND ALL OTHER TERMS SHALL REMAIN IN FULL FORCE AND EFFECT.

15. Privacy Policy
We are concerned about your privacy and have developed a policy to address privacy concerns. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy. Any personal information collected on this Site may be accessed and stored globally and will be treated in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

16. Note About Minors
Minors are not eligible to use the Site, and we ask that they do not submit any information to us.

17. Export Restrictions/Legal Compliance
You may not access, download, use or export the Site, or the Content provided on or through the Site, in violation of German export laws or regulations, or in violation of any other applicable laws or regulations. You agree to comply with all export laws and restrictions and regulations of Germany or foreign agency or authority, and not to directly or indirectly provide or otherwise make available the services of reinicke.eu in violation of any such restrictions, laws or regulations, or without all necessary approvals. As applicable, you shall obtain and bear all expenses relating to any necessary licenses and/or exemptions with respect to your own use of the services of reinicke.eu.

18. Applicable Laws
All matters relating to your access to, and use of, the Site and Content provided on or through or uploaded to the Site shall be governed by German law. Any legal action or proceeding relating to your access to, or use of, the Site or Content shall be instituted in a state or federal court in Berlin, Germany. You and we agree to submit to the jurisdiction of, and agree that venue is proper in, these courts in any such legal action or proceeding.

19. Copyright/Trademark
Copyright© 2010, reinicke.eu. All rights reserved.

Your Privacy Rights

We respect your preferences concerning the treatment of personal information that we may collect from your use of the reinicke.eu Web site. This policy lets you know how we collect and use your personal information, and how you can control its use.
TYPES OF PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND HOW WE COLLECT IT

Personal Information: This policy covers the following personal information that we collect through your use of the reinicke.eu Web sites. Specifically, we may collect this information from online registration and forms, communications and interactions.

  • Contact information, such as name, email address, and optional website & chat information. The majority of the information collected under this category is just to identify you and used as minimum contact information.
  • Optional user photo (avatar) to be used with any of your posts and comments.

Electronic Communications Protocols and Cookies: In addition to the information specified above, we may collect information about your use of the reinicke.eu Web sites through electronic communications protocols and cookies. As is true when you visit most Web sites, we may automatically receive information from you as part of the communication connection itself, which often consists of network routing information (where you came from), equipment information (browser type), and date and time. We also uses cookies, embedded URLs and embedded pixels to capture additional information.

Cookies: Our server will query your browser to see if there are “cookies” previously set by the reinicke.eu Web sites. A cookie is a small piece of information sent by a Web server to store on a Web browser so it can later be read back from that browser. Cookies on the Web sites may collect a unique identifier, user preferences and profile information and membership information. We also uses cookies to collect general usage and volume statistical information that does not include personally identifiable information. Some cookies may remain on the user’s computer after they leave the Web site, and the majority are set to expire within 30 – 365 days. While we do not offer an opt-out for cookies, browsers provide you information and control over cookies. You can set your browser to alert you when a cookie is being used, and accept or reject the cookie. You can also set your browser to refuse all cookies or accept only cookies returned to the originating servers. Users can generally disable the cookie feature on their browser without affecting their ability to use the site, except in some cases where cookies are used as an essential security feature necessary for transaction completion.

USE AND SHARING OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We use (and, where specified, shares) your personal information for the following purposes:

To provide online forums and social networks. Some services available on the Web sites permit you to participate in interactive discussions, post comments, opportunities or other content to a bulletin board or exchange, or otherwise engage in networking activities. Some of these services are moderated; all may be accessed for technical reasons. We do not control the content that users post to these forums or social networks. You should carefully consider whether you wish to submit personal information to these forums or social networks and should tailor any content you submit appropriately and in accordance with the relevant terms of use. In addition, you should review any additional terms and conditions that may govern your use of these services, including terms related to use, sharing your personal information and receiving communications; any such terms will be clearly identified on the relevant site.

ACCESS AND PROFILE UPDATES

You have the ability to update your reinicke.eu profile and related personal information at any time. To change this information, please login and follow the prompts to “profile.”

SECURITY

The security of your personal information is very important to us. We have in place physical, administrative and technical safeguards designed to protect your personal information from unauthorized access. In addition, we use standard security protocols and mechanisms to exchange the transmission of sensitive data.

In the event that your personal information is acquired, or is reasonably believed to have been acquired, by an unauthorized person and applicable law requires notification, we will notify you of the breach by email. We will give you notice promptly, consistent with the reasonable needs of law enforcement and/or us to determine the scope of the breach and to investigate and restore the integrity of the data system.

The reinicke.eu Web sites provide links to external sites we believe may be of interest to you. Those sites are beyond our control. You are advised to check the privacy policies and terms of use of any these external sites before providing your personal information to them.