Internet – Terms of use of Connect Internet presence

  1. Scope of Application
    These terms of use apply to the use of the internet pages under the URL http://www.e2sg-project.eu (hereinafter „Website“) run by the CONNECT consortium.
  2. Preliminary Statement
    Please read these terms of use carefully before using the Website. By using the Website you agree to the application of these terms of use. You are not entitled to use the website of CONNECT without agreeing to the application of the terms of use as laid down hereinafter.
  3. Website
    1. The Website of the CONNECT consortium is open for use to everyone.
    2. The CONNECT consortium endeavors to diligently support and maintain the Website. However, the CONNECT consortium does not warrant or guarantee that the Website is accessible at all times. The CONNECT consortium also does not warrant or guarantee that the Website is always up to date and that the information on the Website is complete and free from errors at all times. Delays, wording mistakes, omissions and wrong information may occur.
    3. The CONNECT consortium reserves the right to change these terms of use as well as the content and structure of the Website at any time. This includes the right to claim fees for certain offers, services and/or products on the Website or to no longer offer such offers, services and/or products.
  4. User’s Obligations
    1. All users of the Website are responsible for all of their activities related to the Website.
    2. All users are obliged to comply with the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany.
    3. The content on the Website, including the name of the CONNECT consortium partners, product names, logos and other signs, are protected by law. They may not be used without the prior explicit written consent of the CONNECT consortium. Copies of such content, if such copies are permissible by law, particularly for private and scientific use, must bear the copyright notice of the CONNECT consortium. In all other respects, it is in particular prohibited to use respectively distribute of the content on the Website on a commercial or professional basis.
    4. The content on the Website may not be changed, replaced and/or amended by content of a user.
    5. User activities that aim at rendering the Website non-functional or at least obstruct the use of the Website are unlawful and may be prosecuted on the basis of civil and criminal law.
  5. User Content
    1. Please note that any information, data, material or other content (hereinafter “User Content”) that you send to the Website will be deemed non-confidential and not protected by law. By sending any User Content to the CONNECT consortium you grant to Infineon the right – without limitation as to territory, time and scope – to use, reproduce, display, modify, incorporate, licence and distribute the User Content or to exploit the User Content in any other way whatsoever.
    2. In particular, you agree that the CONNECT consortium may use any ideas, concepts, techniques or other know-how that you send to the Website for any and all commercial and non-commercial purposes.
  6. Liability
    1. The CONNECT consortium is liable only insofar as the CONNECT consortium, its vicarious agents and/or legal representatives have acted with intent or gross negligence. The CONNECT consortium is not liable for ordinary negligence unless material contractual obligations have been violated by the CONNECT consortium, its vicarious agents and/or legal representatives.
    2. In particular, you agree that the CONNECT consortium may use any ideas, concepts, techniques or other know-how that you send to the Website for any and all commercial and non-commercial purposes.
    3. Statutory no-fault liability of the CONNECT consortium – in particular liability under a statutory guarantee – remains unaffected. This also applies to the liability of CONNECT consortium resulting from wrongful harm to life, body or health.
    4. Section 6.1 through 6.3 apply to all contractual and non-contractual claims that might result form the use of the Website.
  7. Hyperlinks
    The Website may contain hyperlinks respectively links to websites of third parties. The CONNECT consortium does not control the content of these websites and is not liable for the content of such websites of third parties. Also, the CONNECT consortium does not adopt the content of such websites of third parties and disclaims any liability for them. The use of such websites of third parties is at the own risk of the user.
  8. Termination of Use Permit
    1. If you violate these terms of use your permit to use the Website terminates automatically.
    2. In this case, you are obliged to immediately destroy any content that you have downloaded or printed from the Website.
  9. Miscellaneous
    1. No provision in these terms of use provides for the explicit or implied grant of intellectual property rights, any other rights, licences or rights of use with regard to the content of the website of the CONNECT consortium.
    2. These terms of use are subject to the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany with the exception of the United Nations Convention on the International Sale of Goods (CISG). The exclusive place of jurisdiction is Munich if the user is a commercial entrepreneur.
    3. In case that a provision of these terms of use is invalid or unenforceable the validity of the remaining provisions remains unaffected