Notice of liability
Although the contents of this website and of liked third-party websites are regularly checked, Humboldt-Innovation GmbH does not assume any responsibility or liability for the contents of third-party websites. The operators of the linked third-party websites are exclusively responsible for the contents of their sites. For further information please read the disclaimer.
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You may view or print one copy of the materials or the contents of website on a single computer for private or business purposes but not for commercial use, provided that all copyright notices remain unchanged and intact. The systematic downloading of materials from this website for collections, archives, directories or databases is not permitted.
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Humboldt-Innovation GmbH neither guarantees nor accept any liability for the information made available on this website being up-to-date, complete or accurate. Humboldt-Innovation GmbH cannot be held liable for any damages resulting from the use of or the inability to use the website or its content and links.
Humboldt-Innovation GmbH is not responsible for technical faults or print errors.
Humboldt-Innovation GmbH can neither be held responsible for damages resulting from the use of the software used by this website or the web server (including computer viruses); nor does Humboldt-Innovation GmbH accept any responsibility for damages resulting from unauthorized access to this website, the server or the data connection.
- Availability and appropriateness
Humboldt-Innovation GmbH cannot be held responsible for the accessibility of this website in certain countries and regions or for the compliance of the information or materials provided here with the laws or customs in countries outside Germany. You access this information at your own risk and are thus personally and fully responsible for complying with the locally applicable laws.
- External links/disclaimer
Links to third-party websites are provided as an additional service. We provide these links in good faith and with no guarantees of any kind, as Humboldt-Innovation GmbH has no influence on these web pages in any way. Humboldt-Innovation GmbH cannot be held responsible for the content or availability of these sites or for the links that they provide.
Humboldt-Innovation GmbH does not collect any private information about users unless stated otherwise. Some areas of this website may require personal information by the user in order to enable the website to interact with the user. By giving this information, you are giving your agreement for Humboldt-Innovation GmbH to use the data that you provide in accordance with the regulations of the German Data Protection Act.
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 analyze how users 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.
In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.
Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA.
On behalf of the website provider 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 to the website provider.
Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.
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Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).
- General terms
Should any provision of this agreement be or become invalid, ineffective or unenforceable, the remaining provisions of this agreement shall be valid. The Parties agree to replace the invalid, ineffective or unenforceable provision by a valid, effective and enforceable provision which economically best meets the intention of the Parties.
This website is managed by Ladislaus von Bortkiewicz Chair of Statistics at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin,
Spandauer Str. 1, 10178 Berlin, Germany.
The place of performance and jurisdiction for all claims and legal disputes arising from this agreement is Berlin. This clause does not apply to users acting in their capacity as consumers.
This agreement is governed by the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany with the exception of private international law rules.