1. Term of Use
Unless otherwise agreed in writing, the content offered on the APOSDLE website as well as the information made available which is offered free of charge may only be used for non-commercial purposes and is copyrighted. They may not be reproduced, distributed, leased, lent or exploited in any other form. Any contravention may result in consequences under trademark law, copyright law, competition law or any other law. All exploitation rights under copyright law are only due to Know-Center and partner companies. Please, also read the provisions of copyright law.
Transmission of information
Know-Center will disclaim all liability whatsoever for linked websites and their content. Know-Center has no influence whatsoever on the design and modification of these websites and on the content offered thereon. The hyperlinks available on the APOSDLE website are a service provided by Know-Center to users of the website. They allow quick access to information and facilitate the search for content. Hyperlinks on the APOSDLE website refer to someone else's content, however, they do not judge such content in any manner whatsoever. Know-Center will particularly disclaim all liability whatsoever for the correctness, completeness, lawfulness, objectivity and topicality of this content. The access to information which is accessible through hyperlinks on the APOSDLE website is only the user's responsibility.
Know-Center will disclaim all liability whatsoever for the correctness, completeness, lawfulness, objectivity and topicality of the content offered on the APOSDLE website. Know-Center may at any time and without prior notice make adjustments, modifications and deletions of the website in its entirety and of the content presented thereon. Know-Center expressly points out that users of countries whose jurisdictions do not or only restrictedly permit such disclaimers are not or only restrictedly subject to the aforementioned provisions (see liability).
Know-Center will disclaim all liability whatsoever for any damage (in particular for positive damage, lost profit, frustrated expenses, data damage, data loss, business loss, enrichment claims, costs arising from legal consultation and execution of an agreement, etc) which are caused by the use of the website, by the provisional or permanent inability to use the website (downtime), by the limited availability of the website or of the content presented thereon, by the deficient presentation of content, by the presentation of someone else's content as well as by the presentation of hyperlinks on the APOSDLE website. In case of any damage or destruction of hardware, software and other data stock caused by the use of the APOSDLE website and its content respectively, Know-Center is not liable in any manner whatsoever. this provision (see applicable law) applies irrespective of the legal basis used in order to derive the claim, irrespective of the degree of fault and irrespective of the question whether Know-Center and partner companies and the third parties and companies with which Know-Center does business or maintains any other relationship were or should have been aware of a potential damage. in particular, no liability will be assumed either for claims under the agreement or for claims outside the agreement. Know-Center expressly points out that users of countries whose jurisdictions do not or only restrictedly permit such disclaimers are not or only restrictedly subject to the aforementioned provisions (see applicable law).
The APOSDLE website is managed, operated and administered by the registered office of Know-Center, which is situated in austria, at 8010 graz, Inffeldgasse 21a. The APOSDLE website and the content presented thereon can be retrieved and used worldwide. Know-Center will disclaim all liability whatsoever for the lawfulness of the APOSDLE website and the content offered thereon from the viewpoint of other jurisdictions and relevant provisions of other jurisdictions. The use of the APOSDLE website and the content presented thereon in countries other than austria is the user's exclusive responsibility. Compliance with relevant statutory provisions of other jurisdictions is the exclusive responsibility of the user. When using the APOSDLE website, users have to comply in particular with relevant export provisions. In case of any contravention, Know-Center reserves all rights and will prosecute any violation under criminal and civil law.
Any information and content (texts, charts, logos, video films, music pieces, etc) represented on the APOSDLE website are copyrighted. The information and content represented on this website may not be used for any purpose other than for personal use. Unless agreed otherwise in writing, all rights of exploitation whatsoever are exclusively due to the author. In particular, the rights of reproduction, modification, distribution, lease, lending and sending in any form whatsoever are exclusively due to the author. Know-Center reserves all rights. Any violation of the copyright will be prosecuted.
Know-Center puts particular emphasis on the privacy of each individual user. Anyone may visit the APOSDLE website also without providing information. Personally identifiable information will only be collected if this is conducive to improving the usability of the APOSDLE website and optimizing the collection of information by the user according to the following principles:
Disclosure and transparency
Service-oriented processing and use of information
Know-Center processes and uses information in order to offer users best possible service and to optimally satisfy user-specific needs. This information helps us, for example, provide information requested by users and further improve our website.
Know-Center might send out information on new e-business developments and also ask for an opinion on the development and further development of Know-Center. Users will always be able to prevent the provision of such information and to reject such information in the future. In this case, Know-Center will endeavor to its best knowledge and belief that no further information will be sent to those users. moreover, any user may state in advance that s/he does not wish to receive such requests and information.
Advance information requiring approval
Under no circumstances will personally identifiable information which was transmitted online be used in a manner other than that described herein without advising the user concerned in advance and having obtained his/her approval.
Know-Center will use all its efforts to protect personally identifiable information according to state of the art from adventitious and unlawful destruction and from loss, and it will endeavor to use information properly and not to grant access to unauthorized parties.
Know-Center employees are obliged to keep data confidential also after termination of their employment.