2. ownership, copyright and trademarks
The website is owned and operated by stockillustrations.com/Stock Illustrations Ltd. (hereinafter: Stock Illustrations Ltd.). The content of this Website, including all data, texts, images, illustrations, graphics, software, programming and/or other elements (hereinafter: 'the content') is owned by Stock Illustrations Ltd., the image provider, artists or our contractual partner. The content is protected by property rights, copyright and trademarks, if applicable, even though this may not be expressly stated. Any violation of these rights is indictable.
By using the website and its content you do not obtain a right with regard to the website or its content. Any reproduction, amendment or use of the content is prohibited. Exemptions are subject to an expressive written approval by Stock Illustrations Ltd.
3. no warranty
This website and its content are provided 'as is' with no warranty whatsoever. Stock Illustrations Ltd., our image provider, artists and contractual partner, expressly disclaim to the fullest extent permitted by law all express, implied and statutory warranties regarding the timeliness, correctness, completeness, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and/or quality of the provided material and information. Stock Illustrations Ltd., our image provider, artists and contractual partner expressly disclaim any warranties for information or advice provided by third parties or on third parties' websites. The content of this website is not to be deemed as a warranty whatsoever.
4. limitation of liability
You are using this website at your own risk. Under no circumstances shall Stock Illustrations Ltd., our representatives, employees, servants, image provider, artists and/or contractual partner be liable to any user for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damage, arising, without limitation, out of access or use, inability to access and/or use of defective or incomplete material or information whatsoever. You have to bear all damages, direct, indirect or consequential costs occured through the use of the website, not Stock Illustrations Ltd.
Without limiting the foregoing, under no circumstances shall Stock Illustrations Ltd. or our representatives, employees, servants, image provider, artists and/or contractual partner be liable for the content of this website and that it is free of any failures, omissions, errors and/or viruses nor for the correctness and legality of the content and/or the granted licenses of Stock Illustrations Ltd., its image providers, artists and contractual partner.
This website might contain direct or indirect links to other websites (hereinafter: 'links'). Stock Illustrations Ltd. is not responsible for information displayed on websites, which can be reached through these links. Stock Illustrations Ltd. is not liable for any content on third parties' websites whatsoever. The implementation of links to third parties' websites does not indicate any approval of the content of such sites nor any relationship to their operators.
We respect the right of our clients in terms of the Data Protection Act. In the following you are advised about the record and use of your personal data on the websites of Stock Illustrations Ltd.
We expressly advise that we collect, process and record personal data according to the Data Protection Act. All data will be kept confidential by Stock Illustrations Ltd., our image provider, artists, contractual partner and collection agencies as far as it is necessary for the fulfilment of the contract.
If you agree when signing up, we are entitled to keep you informed about special offers, services, products and general information.
In the case of a merger, bankruptcy, purchase or sale of the company or parts of it, the client's data may be transferred as part of the assets of Stock Illustrations Ltd..
If legally or judicially required, we are entitled to forward your personal data to the best of one's knowledge. We reserve our right to disclose clients' personal data during a lawsuit in order to protect claims or rights with regard to the property or the security of Stock Illustrations Ltd., our representatives, employees, servants, image provider, artists, contractual partner, client and/or the public.
You are free to recall in writing your approval to collect, process and record your personal data for the future at any time.
We reserve our right to amend these terms of privacy without prior notice at any time.
When using the website of Stock Illustrations Ltd., we send one or more cookies, a small file containing a string of characters, to your computer, that uniquely identifies your browser. A cookie contains information about date and time of the use of our website as well as data about your searches in order to improve the quality of our services and access to stored data. If your computer refuses the storage of cookies of if you delete our cookies, however, these advantages are not available.
8.1 governing law and jurisdiction
8.2 illegal advertisement
Any use of our data contained in the impressum or similar information, like, without limitation, contact data, address, phone and fax numbers, e-mail-address etc., may not be used for any unauthorized advertisement and/or mailing whatsoever. We reserve our rights to take legal actions against the sender of spam or junkmail.
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