Please read these terms and conditions carefully. By accessing this website and any pages thereof (hereinafter the “Website”), you acknowledge your agreement with and understanding of the following terms of use and legal information pertaining to both this website and any material provided on and/or through it. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, do not access the Website or any pages thereof.



No Offer, no Obligation


The information published on the Website is for your information only. It is not intended to constitute legal advice and no attorney-client relationship or any other contractual relation is established by the use of such information.
Neither the information nor any opinion expressed in the Website constitutes legal advice by HSW Legal Ltd or any of its partners and employees. None of the services referred to in the Website are available to persons resident in any state or territory where such services would be contradictory to local law or regulation. The information on the Website is descriptive of HSW Legal Ltd as a whole and the services described may not be available to or suitable for you.



No Reliance


Although HSW Legal Ltd has taken all reasonable care that the information published on the Website was accurate at the time of publication, no representation or warranty (including liability towards third parties), expressed or implied, is made that the information and opinions expressed on the Website are accurate, complete or up-to-date. . HSW Legal Ltd is not utilising the Website to provide legal or other advice to you or any other party, and no information or material on the Website is to be relied upon for the purpose of making or communicating legal or other decisions. Please consult qualified personnel before taking any legal decision.



No Warranty


The information and opinions published on the Website are provided without any warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law. HSW Legal Ltd further assumes no responsibility for, and makes no warranties that, functions contained on the Website will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Website or the servers that make it available will be free of viruses or other harmful components.



Liability Waiver


Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall HSW Legal Ltd be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the access or use of, or the inability to access or use, the information published on the Website.



Linked Sites


HSW Legal Ltd has not reviewed any of the websites which link to the Website, and is not responsible for the content of off-site pages or any other websites linked from or linking to the Website. Following links to any off-site pages or other websites shall be at your own risk.



Privacy Protection


This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Moreover, by installing the browser plug-in which you may download under the URL http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de you may prevent that your data which was created by a cookie and concerns the usage of our website is sent to and processed by Google.
You can find further information under the URL http://www.google.com/intl/de/analytics/privacyoverview.html (general information site about Google Analytics and data privacy).
We would like to inform you that on our website Google Analytics has been enhanced with the code „gat._anonymizeIp();“ to ensure an anonymised registration of IP addresses (the so called IP masking).



No Orders


HSW Legal Ltd emphasizes that it is not obliged to accept orders for any business proceedings such as legal advice etc. transmitted by this Website (special agreements between you and HSW Legal Ltd reserved).



No Data Security


Please note that email communication and browsing the internet is neither confidential nor secure due to technical reasons. To date, we are unable to safeguard the attorney-client privilege for e-mail communication or visits of this Website. Please do not send us any confidential information via email. By sending an e-mail to HSW Legal Ltd you explicitly agree and accept that HSW Legal Ltd may answer your query via email and therefore will not be able to safeguard the attorney-client privilege with regard to the subject matters communicated via email.
Communication using forms on this website is encrypted while travelling on the internet.