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Heppe-Smith Technical Translation
Postfach 12 07
32353 Preußisch Oldendorf, Germany

Delivery address:
Westerwand 10
32361 Preußisch Oldendorf, Germany

Managing Director: James Heppe-Smith

Tel. & Fax: +49 (0)5742 702971

e-mail: info(at)wjms(dot)de

Our General Terms and Conditions are available here to download in English, and here to download in German.

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Liability for content

The content of our web pages was created with great care.

We do not make any guarantees about their correctness, completeness or the currency of the information contained therein. As a service provider we are responsible for our own content on these pages according to general law, and in accordance with Art. 7, paragraph 1 TMG.

According to Articles 8 to 10 TMG, as service providers we are not obliged to monitor transmitted or saved third-party information or to investigate circumstances that may indicate unlawful activity. Requirements to remove or block access to the use of information under the general laws remains unaffected by this. Any liability is only possible from the time of being aware of a specific legal infringement. If we become aware of such legal infringements, we will remove this content immediately.

Liability for links

Our site contains links to external third-party websites, the content of which is not under our control. Therefore, we can also not take any responsibility for this third-party content. The respective operator or owner of these third-party sites is always responsible for the linked pages. The pages linked to were checked at the time of creating the link for any possible legal infringements. Unlawful content was not recognisable at the time of the link’s creation. Constant checking of the content of the linked pages is unreasonable without concrete evidence of a legal infringement. If we become aware of such legal infringements, the relevant links will be removed immediately.

Copyright

The content and works on these pages which have been created by the site operator are subject to German copyright law. The reproduction, modification, distribution or any kind of exploitation outside the limits of the copyright law requires the written consent of the respective author or creator. Downloads and copies of this site are only permitted for private, non-commercial use. The copyright of third-parties is observed insofar as any content of this site which was not created by the operator. Third-party content will specially marked as such. If, in spite of our care, you notice a copyright infringement, we ask for appropriate notification. If we become aware of such legal infringements, we will remove the relevant content immediately.

Data protection

The use of our website is usually possible without a requirement to provide personal information. As far as any personal information is collected on our site (such as name, address or e-mail address), this will always be done on a voluntary basis. These data will not be passed to third-parties without your express permission.

We point out that data transfer over the internet (for example, by e-mail) is not without security risks.
Complete protection of the data against unauthorised access by third-parties is not possible.

The use of information published due to the legal requirement to supply imprint information by any third-party for sending unsolicited advertisements or information materials is hereby expressly excluded.

The site operators reserve the right to take legal action the event of unsolicited promotional or advertising material being sent, such as spam e-mails.

Data privacy statement for the use of Facebook plug-ins
(Like Button)

There are plug-ins from the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Paolo Alto, CA 94304, USA integrated into our pages.
You can recognise the Facebook plug-ins from the Facebook logo, or the “Like Button” on our site. You can find an overview of the Facebook plug-ins here:
http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.

When you visit our pages, a direct connection may be formed between your browser and the Facebook server via the plug-in. Facebook therefore gets the information that you (or your IP address) has visited our site. If you click on the Facebook “Like-Button” while you are logged into your Facebook account, then you can link the contents of our pages to your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to associate your visit to our pages with your user account. We state, at this point, that we – the operators of these pages – have no knowledge of the data transmitted, nor what use Facebook makes of it. You can find out more information about Facebook’s data privacy statement here:
http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php

If you do not wish Facebook to be able to associate your visit to our pages with your Facebook user account, then please log out of your Facebook user account.

Data privacy statement for the use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so called “Cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of your use of the website to be performed. The information generated via the cookie about your use of this website is, normally, sent to and stored in one of Google’s servers in the USA. If IP anonymization has been activated on this website, your IP address is truncated inside the member states of the European Union, or in other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.

Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to one of Google’s servers in the USA and truncated there. Google use the information, on behalf of the site operator, to evaluate your use of the website; to produce reports on the web site activity and to produce website usage and internet usage connected services to the site operator. The IP address transferred by your browser as part of Google Analytics, is not merged with other data from Google.

You can prevent cookies being saved by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser; we point out, however, that in this case certain functions of this website may not be fully available. You can prevent the creation of the data (including your IP address) and your use of the website being passed to Google as well as the further processing of this data, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

Data privacy statement for the use of Twitter

There are functions of the Twitter service incorporated into our website.
These functions are provided by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. Through the use of Twitter and the “Re-Tweet” function, the websites you visited are assigned to your Twitter account and shared with other users. For this, data are sent to Twitter. We state, at this point, that we – the operators of these pages – have no knowledge of the data transmitted, nor what use Twitter makes of it. You can find out more information about Twitter’s data privacy statement here: http://twitter.com/privacy.

You can change the data protection settings on Twitter under your user account settings http://twitter.com/account/settings.

 

Sources (some in German): Disclaimer eRecht24, eRecht24 Data protection for Facebook, Data protection for Google Analytics, Data protection for Twitter

Spam trap e-mail, please do not use: william@wjms.net

 

Also available in: German