We do not recognise any regulations to the contrary, unless they have been expressly agreed in writing:
a) To use our online services and, more specifically, to enter into contracts, you must be at least 18 years of age and be fully competent to contract. If you are between the ages of 7 and 18, you must have the permission of your legal guardian.
b) We reserve all rights pertaining to the layout and content of this Website, which are protected by copyright and other intellectual property legislation. You shall not copy or download the Website in whole or in part, unless we have invited you to do so (in requesting you to download certain forms or information, for example). Under no circumstances shall the Website content be reproduced or used for commercial purposes, in particular by passing it on for a fee, unless we have given our express prior permission, either in writing or via e-mail, for the reproduction or use in question.
c) There are certain risks associated with using the Internet, as it is accessible to the public and because the potential exists for content to be modified by unauthorised third parties. These risks also arise when accessing and using www.koelln.com. No claims asserted against us as a result of such risks shall be admitted in cases where we cannot be held responsible.
d) The utmost care has been taken in creating our Website. However, although the information and content we have provided is correct to the best of our knowledge, the possibility of errors or inaccuracies cannot be ruled out. The information and content are provided for promotional purposes only and are non-binding. We can accept no liability whatsoever for the accuracy of the information/content on our Website. In particular, we can accept no responsibility for ensuring that the information provided is appropriate for the user’s intended purpose. Any provisions to the contrary shall only apply if expressly agreed with the user or if we clearly wish to vouch for the accuracy of the information or content in question.
e) We can accept no liability or responsibility for the content of third-party Websites to which we provide links. We hereby state that we have no influence on the content or layout of third-party Websites to which we provide links, nor do we adopt their content as our own.
f) Access to and use of www.koelln.com shall be exclusively governed by German law.
2. Data protection
All personal data shall be treated confidentially and shall be collected, processed and used in accordance with German data protection regulations. Where required for business transactions, data shall be stored. On fulfilment of contract, Peter Kölln GmbH & Co. KGaA shall only continue to store and use your data for ongoing customer service purposes as far as is legally permitted. We shall not forward your data to third parties.
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3. Information about content provider
Peter Kölln GmbH & Co. KGaA
25336 Elmshorn, Germany
Telephone: +49 (0) 41 21 / 648-0
Fax: +49 (0) 41 21 / 66 39
Commercial Register: AG Pinneberg HRB 1793
Chairman of the Supervisory Board: Senator h.c. Prof. Dr. Hans Heinrich Driftmann
Honorary chairman of the Supervisory Board: Ernsthermann Kölln Snr.
General Partner: Kölln Industrie- und Handelsgesellschaft mbH, Elmshorn, Amtsgericht Pinneberg, HRB 100 EL represented by Dr. Christian von Boetticher as secretary.
Data Protection Officer: Marco Leal Romero
VAT reg. no.: DE 812 628 396
4. Final clauses
If one or more of the clauses contained in these conditions is or becomes invalid, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining clauses. The regulation that is invalid shall be replaced by its legally acceptable equivalent. Provided that the user of this Website is a business user, the exclusive place of jurisdiction for the settlement of any claims arising from the business relationship shall be Elmshorn, Germany.
All legal transactions relating to the use of our online shop shall be subject to German law to the exclusion of the UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods.