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Liable for the content referring to Art. 3 UWG, Switzerland (Bundesgesetz gegen den unlauteren Wettbewerb): René Algesheimer.

René Algesheimer Photography” is a private website without any commercial interests. The copyright of all pictures is mine. If you are interested in any of my pictures I will be happy to receive your inquiries. Any use of my pictures without my written permission is prohibited. I am thankful for respecting this.


Liability exclusion:

1. Liability for Content

My web pages and their content have been created with the utmost care. I make every effort to keep the information on this Web site current, but accept no liability whatsoever for the content provided. Pursuant to §7 par. 1 of TMG (German Tele-Media Act), the law limits our responsibility as a service provider to our own content on these Web pages. According to §§8 to 10 of TMG, I am not obligated to monitor third party information provided or stored on our Web site. However, I shall promptly remove any content upon becoming aware that it violates the law. My liability in such an instance shall commence at the time we become aware of the respective violation.

2. Copyright

The content and works provided on these Web pages are governed by the copyright laws of Switzerland. Duplication, processing, distribution, or any form of commercialization of such material beyond the scope of the copyright law shall require the prior written consent of its respective author or creator.

My web pages and their contents are subject to Swiss copyright law (Copyright Act, CopA of 9 October 1992 (Status as of 1 January 2011), The Federal Assembly of the Swiss Confederation especially on the basis of Articles 29-39, 64 and 64bis of the Federal Constitution). This act regulates the protetion of authors of artistic work. Unless expressly permitted by law (Chapter 4 et seq. of the copyright law), every form of utilizing, reproducing or processing works subject to copyright protection on my web pages requires the prior consent of the respective owner of the rights. Individual reproductions of a work are allowed only for private use (Chapter 5, Art. 19), so must not serve either directly or indirectly for earnings. Unauthorized utilization of copyrighted works is punishable (Title 5, Chapter 2, Art. 67 et seq. of the copyright law).

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3. Data Protection

As a visitor of this website, you decide which personal data you are willing to disclose from me. However, I’d like to call your attention to the fact that by visiting my website and reading my blog you automatically provide me with information which enables me to determine how visitors use my website and blog and which information or other services meet with particular interest. If you register personally via my website, my newsletter or request information and services, I require personal information about you, such as your name and address. If you register personally giving me your particulars, you automatically authorize me to do so. Otherwise, I will treat your personal data in confidence and only process it myself. Data processing by myself is performed solely for the purpose of giving individual information to my visitors – save where it is used to provide services requested by you – and is designed to meet their interests and needs and also used for statistical and marketing purposes for myself. Data processing is intended to enable me to design my website and my own service offering to meet the needs of users.

Please be aware that in general there are inherent security risks in transmitting data, such as e-mails, via the Internet, because it is impossible to safeguard completely against unauthorized access by third parties. Nevertheless, as said before, I shall safeguard your data, subject to this limitation. In particular, personal information will be transmitted via the Internet only if it does not infringe upon third-party rights, unless the respective party has given its prior consent in view of such security risks. Accordingly, as the Web site provider, I shall not be held liable for any damages incurred as a consequence of such security risks or for any related acts of omission on my part. I oppose the use of any available contact information by a third party for sending unsolicited advertisements. As the Web site provider, I reserve the express right to take legal action against unsolicited mailing or e-mailing of spam and other similar advertising materials.

4. Liability for Links

My site contains links to third-party Web sites, which might be of interest to you. I have no influence whatsoever on the information on these Web sites and accept no guaranty for its correctness. The content of such third-party sites is the responsibility of the respective owners/providers. At the time third-party Web sites were linked to mine, I found NO GROUNDS WHATSOEVER of any likely contravention of the law. I shall promptly delete a link upon becoming aware that it violates the law. Establishing the link or consulting websites operated by third parties is at the sole risk and peril of the user.

5. General

This page was last amended on 29 November 2015. If you have any questions or remarks about our legal indications or data protection, please contact us at the email address mentioned below.

6. Netiquette

I do not want to see any infringing, offensive or unlawful statements and discussions in our timeline. If user, myself or any third parties are defamed, we reserve the right to delete these posts without comment, because they do not comply with my netiquette.