Terms and Conditions of Use
Provision of data and information
LUT GmbH (hereinafter "LUT") takes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information and data on its website concerning LUT, its products and services. However this information is provided for convenience only and does not establish any obligations. Such information and data does not constitute expert recommendations or instructions about the products sold by LUT. Visual representations may vary from the products delivered. Only the information included in the order process is binding. Because our product information may possibly contain details not available or applicable in every country, we assume no responsibility for the access to such information, which in certain circumstances may not correspond with the relevant valid statutory procedures, regulations, registration requirements or customary practices of the country concerned.
Use of our webpages or any other linked pages is at the risk of the user. LUT likewise assumes no responsibility for the contents of such linked websites. LUT reserves the right, without prior notice, to modify or supplement the information or data provided.
The www.lut-endoscopy.com website includes cooperative partnerships with various service providers. LUT enables users of the aforementioned website to access the product websites of partner companies. Users of the www.lut-endoscopy.com website, in using the service of the providers, enter into a contractual arrangement with the relevant service provider, said arrangement being regulated by the applicable contractual conditions of the service provider. The legal and material responsibility for the services available on the product webpages of partner companies lies solely with the relevant partner company, the website of which is accessed via the www.lut-endoscopy.com homepage. When using the services of provider, the contractual arrangement shall be established solely between the relevant partner company and the user in accordance with the terms and conditions applicable for this contractual arrangement.
Even though we take every effort to publish precise, well researched and updated information and data on our website, we assume no liability for damage in connection with such information and data. We expressly state that we assume no warranty or guarantee for the up-to-dateness, accuracy and completeness of the information provided or to which reference is made. The information on our internet pages, moreover, does not discharge the user from the responsibility to observe the current operating instructions enclosed with our products. LUT is not liable for the actions of partner companies. LUT assumes no liability for the availability or fault-free operation of the services offered on www.lut-endoscopy.com. LUT is likewise not responsible or liable for ensuring that the services offered by partner companies on www.lut-endoscopy.com correspond with the legal regulations. Our internet pages may also contain third-party information or refer to other internet pages. We will indicate this where possible. We assume no liability for information provided by third parties.
LUT is otherwise only liable - irrespective of the legal basis including tort - if,
LUT, its administrative bodies or executive employees cause damage through gross negligence or do so deliberately or culpably breach a fundamental contractual duty (cardinal duty) in such a way that jeopardises the object of the contract,
if any other vicarious agents of LUT, not being members of any administrative bodies or executive employees, through gross negligence or acting deliberately, breach a fundamental contractual duty (cardinal duty) in such a way that jeopardises the object of the contract.
If administrative bodies or executive employees of LUT breach a cardinal duty in a manner that is not grossly negligent or deliberate, LUT's liability is limited to damage typical for this type of contract and reasonably foreseeable at the time of the conclusion of contract. This limitation on liability also applies to the extent of damage. Information on www.lut-endoscopy.com concerning prices of products and services is non-binding.
The content of the LUT website is protected by copyright. The reproduction of information or data, especially the use of text, parts of text or image materials requires the prior consent of LUT GmbH. This does not apply to text and image materials made available for download and explicitly labelled as such.
All information and data, its use and the registration on the LUT website as well as any actions, forbearance or omissions connected with the LUT website are governed solely by German law. Disputes will be heard before the applicable court in Freiburg im Breisgau.
Data protection regulations
Anonymous data collection
In general you are free to use the LUT GmbH website without being required to tell us who you are. We are only able to identify the name of your internet service provider, the data relayed by our browser and the webpages you visit while on our website. We use the Google Analytics programme for this purpose. However this information will be solely used for statistical purposes. You remain anonymous as an individual user.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics employs cookies, i.e. text files that are stored on your computer and which enable an analysis to be made of your use of this website. The information about your use of the website as generated by each cookie will usually be relayed to a Google server in the USA and stored there. In the event that you activate the IP anonymisation tool on this website, Google will truncate your IP address within the Member States of the European Union and within those States that have signed the Treaty on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the complete IP address be communicated to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. On behalf of this website operator, Google uses this information to analyse your use of the website in order to compile reports about users’ website activities and to provide the operator with other services connected with website use and internet use. The IP address relayed by your browser within the Google Analytics process will not be linked to any other data owned by Google. You can block the installation of cookies by adjusting your browser software accordingly; however we point out that by doing so you may be prevented from using the full range of this website's functions. If you wish to prevent the relay to Google of the data generated by the cookie and concerning your use of this website (incl. your IP address) and so prevent Google from processing this data, then please use the following link to download and install the browser plug-in provided: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.
Data protection - Newsletter
In order to receive our newsletter, you are required to complete the mandatory fields on the Newsletter registration page. You may cancel your subscription at any time. We will not pass your data on to any external parties, and we will gladly inform you at any time of what data we have stored about you. To cancel the newsletter subscription, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Collection, processing and communication of personal data
Personal data will only be collected if you provide it to us, in the context of a contact form, for example. This information will not be passed on, unless this is expressly requested by you.
Consent and limitation of purpose
When entering personal or business data (e-mail addresses, names, addresses) you provide your data wholly voluntarily. By entering the data you declare that you agree that the data provided may be collected, processed or used for the purpose of making contact, processing the contract, for protecting our own justified business interests or for another purpose specified by you. Data will not be collected, processed or used for any other purpose. This consent may be revoked at any time for effect in the future.
Right of information
Upon request and in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations, we will inform you in writing if we are storing any of your personal information and if so, what this information is. You also have the right, granted in accordance with statutory provisions, to demand that you personal details be corrected, blocked and deleted.
LUT GmbH employs technical and organisational security measures to ensure that your personal details provided to LUT GmbH are protected from accidental or deliberate manipulation, loss, destruction and from access by unauthorised persons. We continuously upgrade these security measures in line with technological advances.
LUT GmbH, Denzlingen 2013