1. Registration, conclusion and subject of the contract
The prerequisite for using the community is that you have reached the age of 16 and that you have registered using the corresponding online form. After registering using the online form, you will receive a confirmation email to verify your data, with which you can confirm your registration with a mouse click. With the activation of your account by the provider, the free forum usage contract comes about (conclusion of contract).
The subject of the contract is the free use of the functions of the community as an online communication platform. For this purpose, you as a user will be provided with an “account” with which you can use the community functions.
Provide you as a user with an "account" with which you can use the community functions.
In principle, there is no legal entitlement to activation or participation in the community. The unrestricted domiciliary rights of the operator apply.
Your forum account may only be used by you. As the owner of the account, you are also responsible for protecting it against misuse. Your access data must therefore be protected from access by third parties. The use of trademarked words and Internet addresses as user names (nicknames) is not permitted.
The provider will endeavor to offer the service as uninterrupted as possible for retrieval. Even with all due care, downtimes cannot be ruled out in which the web server cannot be accessed via the Internet due to technical or other problems that are beyond the provider's control (fault of third parties, force majeure, attacks on the infrastructure by hackers, etc.). is available. The user acknowledges that a 100% availability of the website is not technically possible.
The provider reserves the right to change and expand the content and structure of the platform and the associated user interfaces if this does not affect the fulfillment of the purpose of the contract concluded with the user or only insignificantly. The provider will inform the users accordingly about the changes.
The purpose of the community is a "market of opinions" aimed at the public. A peaceful and respectful interaction without insulting hostility should therefore be maintained among users.
2. Community User Obligations
- post offensive or untrue content,
- send spam to other users through the system,
- to use content protected by law, in particular by copyright and trademark law, without authorization,
- engage in anti-competitive activities,
- Submit Your Content multiple times,
- to publish press articles of third parties without the consent of the originator
3. Minimum age
The prerequisite for using the services offered on our website and for registration is that you have reached the age of sixteen (16).
to advertise without the express written permission of the provider. This also applies to so-called surreptitious advertising such as, in particular, linking to one's own homepage with or without an accompanying text in the signature or within contributions. Homepage URLs and address or contact data may only be published in your own user profile.
As a user, you undertake, before publishing your content, to check whether it contains information that you do not wish to publish. Your content can be recorded in search engines and thus become accessible worldwide. A claim for deletion or correction of such search engine entries against the provider is excluded.
In the event of a violation, in particular of the aforementioned rules § 3 Paragraphs 1 and 2, the provider can also impose the following sanctions on the user, regardless of termination:
Deletion or modification of content posted by the user, pronouncement of a warning or Blocking access to the community.
Should third parties or other users make claims against the provider for possible violations of the law, which a) result from the content posted by you as a user and/or b) from the use of the provider's services by you as a user, you as a user undertake to to indemnify the provider from any claims, including claims for damages, and to reimburse the provider for the costs it incurs as a result of the possible infringement. In particular, the provider is released from the costs of the necessary legal defense. The provider is entitled to demand a reasonable advance payment from you as the user. As a user, you are obliged to support the provider in good faith with information and documents in legal defense against third parties. All further rights and claims for damages from the vendor are not affected. If you as a user are not responsible for the possible violation of the law, the aforementioned obligations do not exist.
4. Transfer of Use Rights
The copyright for your topics and contributions, insofar as they can be protected by copyright, remains with you as the user. However, by posting a topic or contribution, you grant the provider the right to keep the topic or contribution permanently available on its website. In addition, the provider has the right to delete, edit, move or close your topics and posts. As a user, you have no claim against the provider for the deletion or correction of the content you have published, provided that this does not violate your personal rights.
The aforementioned rights of use remain in effect even if the forum account is terminated.
5. Limitation of Liability
The provider of the community assumes no liability whatsoever for the content posted, in particular not for its correctness, completeness and topicality.
The provider is liable for intent and gross negligence as well as for breach of an essential contractual obligation. Significant contractual obligations are those whose fulfillment makes the proper execution of the contract possible in the first place and on whose compliance the contractual partner may regularly rely. The provider is liable, limited to compensation for the typical contract damage that was foreseeable at the time the contract was concluded, for such damage that is based on a slightly negligent breach of essential contractual obligations by him or one of his legal representatives or vicarious agents. The provider is not liable for slightly negligent breaches of secondary obligations that are not essential contractual obligations. Liability for damage that falls within the scope of a guarantee or assurance given by the provider, as well as liability for claims based on the Product Liability Act and damage resulting from injury to life, limb or health remains unaffected.
6. Term / Termination of Contract
This agreement is concluded for an indefinite period.
Both parties can terminate this agreement with a notice period of eight weeks. With mutual consent, the termination can also be made prematurely.
After the end of this forum usage contract, the provider is entitled to block the user's access. The provider is entitled but not obliged to delete the content created by you as a user in the event of termination. A claim by you as a user to transfer the created content is excluded.
It is forbidden to have more than one forum account.
Only exception moderators and administrators.
8. Server Rules / TS 3 Rules
Read and accepted.
(Last update: Apr 30th 2022, 12:51 pm)