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We reserve the right to change, supplement or delete information/services offered here at any time and without prior notice, or to discontinue the website completely or temporarily.

We make every effort to minimize problems in accessing the information/services due to malfunctions or incompatibilities. However, it cannot be ruled out that data and information on our website will not be displayed or will be displayed incorrectly. We accept no liability that our service will not be interrupted or otherwise affected by disruptions.

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If sections or individual terms of this statement are not (either in their entirety, or parts thereof) or no longer complying with the prevailing legal norms, the content or validity of the other parts remain uninfluenced by this fact.

In place of an invalid provision or in order to fill a gap, an appropriate, legally permissible provision shall be applied that comes as close as possible to what would have been intended according to the meaning and purpose of these Terms of Use if the partial invalidity or gap had been known at the time.