Legal notice

Published by:
Bezirksamt (District Office) Lichtenberg of Berlin
Department for Urban Development, Social Affairs, Economics and Labour
Office for Economic Development
10360 Berlin
Tel. (+49) 030 90296 4330/4338

Authorised to represent: Birgit Monteiro
District Councillor for Urban Development, Social Affairs, Economics and Labour

Revision according to template (May 2010) of the Lichtenberg Tourism Marketing Project
(Project Sponsor: Wirtschaftskreis Hohenschönhausen-Lichtenberg – Business Forum)

Photos: Benjamin Jehne
Layout and Programming: Pat & Patachon GmbH
Design of content and map material: Pat & Patachon GmbH

Although the published contents have been diligently researched, the District Office of Lichtenberg accepts no responsibility for the correctness, completeness and topicality of the contents.

© The layout of the website, the graphics and the photos are protected by copyright. They may not be distributed or used in any other way without the prior consent of the publisher.

We would like to express our heartfelt thanks to all those who participated in creating this website and to the supporters for our photographic material.

Liability for contents
Although the contents of our pages were created with the utmost care, However, we take no responsibility for the correctness, completeness and topicality of the contents. As a service provider, we are responsible under general law for our own contents on this website, in accordance with § 7, Para. 1 of the German Telemedia Act (TMG). Pursuant to §§ 8 to 10 TMG, however, we are not responsible as service providers to monitor transferred or stored information of third parties or to research circumstances that indicate an illegal activity. Obligations to remove or block the use of information shall remain unaffected under general law. Any liability in this respect, however, shall only be incurred from the moment that knowledge of the specific breach of law is obtained. These contents will be immediately removed upon discovery of any corresponding infringements.

Liability for links
Our offer contains links to external third-party websites, whose contents are not subject to our influence. Due to this fact, we cannot be held responsible for these external contents. The relevant supplier or operator of the linked websites is always responsible for the content of such pages. The sites linked were checked for possible legal violations at the time of the creation of the link. No unlawful contents were identifiable when the link was created. However, permanent checking of the content of the linked websites is not reasonable without specific evidence indicating a legal infringement. Such links will be removed immediately upon discovery of any corresponding infringements.

The contents and works put together by the website operators are protected by German copyright law. The duplication, editing, dissemination, and any kind of exploitation outside the limits prescribed by the copyright laws shall require the written consent of the respective author or originator. Downloads and copies of this site are only permitted for private use – not for commercial use. Insofar as contents from this website were not created by the operator, all copyrights of third parties have been respected. In particular, third-party contents have been indicated as such. Nevertheless, if you should become aware of a copyright violation, we request that you notify us accordingly. Such contents will be removed immediately upon discovery of any corresponding infringements.

Data protection
The use of our website is generally possible without providing any personal data. If personal data is collected on our pages (such as name, address and email addresses), the entering of such data is – as far as possible – always on a voluntary basis. This data will not be forwarded to third parties without your express consent.

We would like to point out that data transmission over the Internet (say, when communicating by e-mail) may involve gaps in security. It is not possible to fully protect such data from access by third parties.

We hereby expressly prohibit the use by third parties of the contact data published (as part of our duty to publish a legal notice) for the purpose of sending us any advertising or informational materials that we have not expressly requested. The operators of the websites expressly reserve the right to pursue legal steps in the event of unsolicited sending of advertising information, such as through spam mail