So here’s some of the legal stuff related to this website.

Responsible for the content of this site:

First of all, the one running this  site, that’s me:

Balthas Seibold
Friedrich-Ebert-Str. 63a / 53177 Bonn / Germany

Contact me.

Responsible for the content as per § 55 Abs. 2 RStV:

Balthas Seibold
Friedrich-Ebert-Str. 63a / 53177 Bonn / Germany

Please note: The views expressed on this blog are mine or those of the third party author(s) and do not necessarily represent the views of, and should not be attributed to my employer, or any other affiliation or project.

Then, some more disclaimers, hoping that they make legal and real sense …

Limitation of liability for internal content

The content of our website has been compiled with meticulous care and to the best of my knowledge. However, I cannot assume any liability for the up-to-dateness, completeness or accuracy of any of the pages.

Pursuant to section 7, para. 1 of the TMG (Telemediengesetz – Tele Media Act by German law), I as service provider am liable for our own content on these pages in accordance with general laws. However, pursuant to sections 8 to 10 of the TMG, I as service providers am not under obligation to monitor external information provided or stored on this website. Once I  have become aware of a specific infringement of the law, I will immediately remove the content in question. Any liability concerning this matter can only be assumed from the point in time at which the infringement becomes known to me.

Limitation of liability for external links

This website contains links to the websites of third parties (“external links”). As the content of these websites is not under my control, I cannot assume any liability for such external content. In all cases, the provider of information of the linked websites is liable for the content and accuracy of the information provided. At the point in time when the links were placed, no infringements of the law were recognisable to me. As soon as an infringement of the law becomes known to me, I will immediately remove the link in question.


Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License, where not stated otherwise. Feel free to share – taking into account the licence restrictions, see link above. Copyright 2000-2014: Balthas Seibold.

Data protection

A visit to this website can result in the storage on a server of information about the access (date, time, page accessed). This does not represent any analysis of personal data (e.g., name, address or e-mail address). If personal data are collected, this only occurs – to the extent possible – with the prior consent of the user of the website. Any forwarding of the data to third parties without the express consent of the user shall not take place. Please note, that if your activate the social media buttons via the “two-click-solution”, you will enable such forwarding of data to third parties.

I would like to expressly point out that the transmission of data via the Internet (e.g., by e-mail) can offer security vulnerabilities. It is therefore impossible to safeguard the data completely against access by third parties. I cannot assume any liability for damages arising as a result of such security vulnerabilities.

The use by third parties of all published contact details for the purpose of advertising is expressly excluded.

Source for most of the text above: English Disclaimer on  (Consequently,  the text above  is  NOT under the cc share-alike license governing most of the rest of the site.)

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