TERMS & CONDITIONS

Terms of Use

These are the terms and conditions subject to which you may use the websites operated and provided by Berlin Metropolitan Ventures Holding GmbH & Co. KG. ("BMV" or collectively "the Websites" ) . These terms and conditions also explain how BMV uses any Personal Data (as defined in the Data Protection Act 1998 ("the Act")) you forward to it and what your obligations are in relation to such Personal Data.

By accessing, using and downloading the Websites you are indicating your acceptance to be bound by these terms and conditions ( "the Agreement" ) and you re-affirm that acceptance every time you access the Websites.

Company Information

Headquarters:Kurfürstendamm 234
10719 Berlin- Charlottenburg, Berlin- Germany
Telephone: +49(0)30/ 577 026 110
Fax Number: +49(0)30/ 577 026 111
E-Mail: mail@berlin-metropolitan-ventures.com
Managing Director: Mr Jan Büscher
Registered Office:Kurfürstendamm 234,10719 Berlin-Charlottenburg,
Berlin,Germany
Registration Court: Berlin - Charlottenburg
Company Registration Number: HRA 45742
General Partner Company:Berlin Metropolitan Ventures GmbH
Registration Court: Amtsgericht Charlottenburg
Tax Number: 27/142/14060
VAT- ID Number: DE 160 475 096

BMV is a company registered in Germany. This Agreement is governed and construed in accordance with German law. You and BMV each submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the German courts in relation to disputes arising out of this Agreement.

Browse at your own Risk

Please note that you access and use the Websites at your own risk. BMV is not responsible for any type of loss or damage which you may sustain as a result of accessing and using the Websites. BMV assumes no responsibility for the contents of any other Websites to which the Websites have links and if you access any such linked Websites you do so at your own risk. BMV's inclusion of links to such websites does not imply any endorsement by BMV of the materials on such Websites. BMV does not permit any third party to operate a link to any of the Websites nor does it permit any third party to frame the Websites without obtaining BMV's prior written consent.

The Websites are accessed via the world-wide web ("WWW") which is independent of BMV. Your use of the WWW is at your own risk and subject to all applicable national and international laws and regulations. BMV has no responsibility for any information or services obtained by you on the WWW. BMV reserves the right to modify, supplement, move or delete portions of or add to the Websites at any time with or without notice.

Intellectual Property

All copyright and other rights (including database rights, trademarks (whether registered or unregistered) and all other intellectual property rights) in and to the Websites and their contents (which for the avoidance of doubt shall include all information contained in or available from the Websites ("the Contents")) are owned by or licensed to BMV or are otherwise used by BMV as permitted under applicable laws. Unless BMV explicitly states otherwise in writing, you may use, view, download, copy or print textual or graphic content of the Websites provided that it is solely used by you for the purpose of enquiring about the services provided by BMV and provided that you do not change or delete any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices on such content. Under no circumstances may you use any Content in a manner that may give a false or misleading impression of BMV.
You agree not to copy, reproduce, store in any medium (including in any other websites), distribute, transmit, modify, alter, disseminate, create derivative works from all or any part of any of the Websites or edit any part of any of the Websites other than as permitted above without obtaining BMV's prior written consent.

Specific Prohibitions

You may not use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Websites nor may you attempt to decipher, de-compile, disassemble or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of any of the Websites.
You agree to use all Websites for lawful purposes only and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict the use of any of the Websites by, any third party.

Liability

The Websites and the Contents are provided for general information purposes only and whilst BMV has taken every care in the preparation of the Websites and the Contents, BMV cannot guarantee that the Contents will be completely up to date and free of mistakes. To the extent permitted by applicable law BMV makes no warranties, representations and/or undertakings (express or implied) in respect of the Websites and the Content (including the accuracy, reliability, suitability, quality, availability or completeness thereof) BMV excludes all liability (other than for death or personal injury caused by its negligence) in relation to the Websites and the Contents, whether such liability arises in contract, tort, negligence, breach of statutory duty or otherwise (including, without limitation, liability in respect of any losses, damages, costs or expenses of any nature whatsoever incurred or suffered by you of an indirect or consequential nature, such as loss of profits, data, business or goodwill). BMV makes no claims or representations that any or all of the Contents may be lawfully viewed or downloaded outside Germany and unless otherwise specifically stated, the Contents and these Websites are directed solely at consumers and/or businesses who access these Websites from Germany. Access to such materials may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you choose to access the Websites from outside Germany, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction.

Computer Viruses and Errors

Whilst BMV will use reasonable endeavours to ensure that the Websites do not contain or promulgate any errors, viruses, bugs, other malicious code or harmful components and will be uninterrupted BMV makes no warranty or representation that this will be the case. However it is recommended that you should virus check all materials downloaded from the Websites and regularly check for the presence of errors, viruses, bugs, other malicious code, and harmful components.

BMV excludes to the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws all liability (other than liability for death or personal injury caused by BMV's negligence) in connection with any damage or loss caused by errors, viruses, bugs, other malicious code or harmful components originating or contracted from the Websites and any interruptions in the running of the Websites.

Termination

BMV shall have the right to immediately terminate your use of the Websites if BMV determines in their sole discretion that you have breached these terms and conditions or have otherwise been engaged in conduct which they determine in their sole discretion to be unacceptable.

Feedback

Should you wish to make any comments to BMV about the Websites or if you have any questions relating to the same please contact BMV by email on administration@berlin-metropolitan-ventures.com or writing to BMV at the above address or telephoning BMV on the above telephone number.

Personal Details

BMV may require certain details and Personal Data from you, including without limitation your name and email address. This policy is in relation to these details and any other Personal Data which BMV subsequently collects from you or about you(collectively "the Information").   

Use and Disclosure of the Information and Client Information

BMV will use the Information in a variety of ways, some of which will assist and enable BMV to provide its services to its clients and prospective clients. This may include for example, BMV contacting you directly to monitor progress and to inform you of progress on specific projects and BMV publishing some Information (e.g. your name and email address) on certain pages of its Websites.

BMV may also in its sole discretion retain the Information and use it for direct marketing services, e.g. BMV may send marketing information to you. Such marketing information may relate to the legal profession, to financial matters and to goods and/or services provided by BMV and/or third parties as well as goods and/or services provided by third parties which are entirely unrelated to your original requests.

BMV may in its sole discretion sell some Information to unrelated third parties who may use such Information for direct marketing purposes in relation to a wide range of goods and/or services which, for the avoidance of doubt, are entirely unrelated to your original request: If you do not wish to receive such information please click on the box provided.

BMV reserves the right to report any activity which BMV suspects violates any relevant laws or regulations to the appropriate authority. If BMV is requested by such authority for the Information BMV reserves the right to disclose it to them.

  You shall indemnify and keep BMV and BMV's directors, officers, employees and agents fully indemnified against all actions, claims, proceedings, costs and damages (including any damages or compensation paid by BMV on the advice of its legal advisors to compromise or settle any claim) and all legal costs or other expenses arising out of any breach of any representations, warranties and/or undertakings or out of any claims by a third party based on any facts which if substantiated would constitute such a breach.

Security

All Information and will be kept as confidential and as secure as possible through the use of BMV's secure server software. This means that the Information and can only be exchanged between you, BMV and any third party to whom BMV decides to transfer the Information to for the purposes detailed above. Furthermore as required by the Act BMV follows strict security procedures in the storage and disclosure of the Information which you have given to BMV, to prevent unauthorised access.

  BMV uses industry standard practices to safeguard the confidentiality of the Information including "firewalls" and Secure Socket Layers. BMV treats the Information as an asset that must be protected against loss and unauthorised access. BMV employees use many different security techniques to protect the Information from unauthorised access by users inside and outside the company. However, "perfect security" does not exist on the Internet

Cookies

All Websites operated by BMV use cookies, however these cookies do not contain any Personal Data. Any time any individual uses any BMV website, such use will be subject to cookies unless the individual rejects them. For further information on BMV's use of cookies, please contact BMV as set out above.

Use of GoogleAnalytics™

This website uses Google Analytics™, a web analysis service of the Google Inc. Google Analytics™ uses so-called "Cookies", text files which are stored on your computer and which allows an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the Cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address) is transferred to a server by Google in the USA and is stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website in order to put together a report about the website activities for the website operators and to produce linked services with the website use and the Internet use. Also Google will transfer this information if necessary to third parties, provided that this legally prescribed or as far as third parties process these data on behalf of Google. Google will associate in no circumstances your IP address with the other data which are stored by Google. They can prevent the installation of the Cookies by a suitable setting of your browsers software; we point out to you, nevertheless, to the fact that you cannot use all functions of this website in this case if necessary fully extensively. By the use of this website you agree with the treatment of the data upraised about you by Google in the before described way and for the before named purpose. Website: www.google.com/analytics

Individual's Rights

Under the Data Protection Act 1998 all individuals are entitled on the payment of a fee, to be given from BMV a description of all Personal Data BMV holds about the individual, the purposes for which this is being processed and the recipients to whom this may be disclosed. All such individuals also have the right to have communicated to them in an intelligible form the information constituting the Personal Data and any information available to BMV as to the source of that Personal Data. If you require any further information on this point, please contact BMV as detailed above.

General

BMV reserves the right to vary the terms and conditions of this Agreement from time to time. Such variations become effective immediately upon the posting of the varied Agreement on the Websites. By continuing to use the Websites after such posting you will be deemed to accept such variations. You should visit this page periodically to review the terms and conditions of this Agreement because they are binding on you.

In the event that any term of this Agreement is held to be invalid, unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, that term shall be deemed severable and the remainder of this Agreement shall remain valid and enforceable. No waiver of any term of this Agreement shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term.

Except as expressly provided in additional terms of use for areas of the Websites, this Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and BMV with respect to your use of the Websites. Where such areas are subject to additional terms of use, by using such areas or any part thereof, you agree to be bound by such additional terms applicable to such areas.

For the avoidance of doubt nothing in these terms and conditions shall confer on any third party any benefit or the right to enforce any terms contained herein.

Berlin Metropolitan Ventures ,Berlin, July