legal notice

Owner of this website and responsible according to the German press law:


Karl H. Hergarten

Herderstr. 57

53173 Bonn



Phone: +49-228-3682652



VAT ID No.: DE 248585913


Through this website you might be able to link to other websites which are not under our control. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.


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All rights reserved. No part of this website may be reproduced without prior written permission of the publisher.


All designs shown in this publication are protected by international laws concerning copyright in designs. Any reproduction or copying is prohibited, will be prosecuted and is subject to civil claims for damages.


privacy policy

You can use my website without providing any personal data. As far as any personal data is requested on my pages (e.g. name, address, or e-mail addresses) the indication is optional. These data will not be passed on to third parties without your explicit agreement.


The hosting provider of my website automatically collects data provided by your browser. This includes IP address, operating system, referrer URL, browser type and version, date and time of server inquiry. These data are not personalized. They will not be aggregated with other data sources.


Please note that data transfers via the Internet can be unsafe (e.g. e-mail communication). It is not possible to protect such data completely against access by third parties.


usage of link buttons

Into ourmy pages link buttons or links to social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest can be integrated. Please note that I do not get any information from the linked providers about the transferred data and the utilization.


newsletter subscription

If you subscribe to a newsletter or an e-mail notification with your e-mail address I will ask for your consent to save your e-mail address and the subscription date. You can unsubscribe the newsletter or e-mail notification at any time by sending an e-mail with the note "unsubscribe" to the e-mail address specified in the legal notice. Additionally in the footer of every newsletter you will find an unsubscribe link. After unsubscribing from a newsletter or an e-mail notification your e-mail address and the subscription date will be deleted from my registry.


information, deletion, blocking

At any time you have the right to be informed free of charge about your stored personal data as well as its origin, the recipient and the purpose for which it has been processed. You also have the right to get these data corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact me at any time if you have further questions onmy privacy policy by using the e-mail or mail address specified in the legal notice.