General conditions of use for users of the Internet Platform CHINA FRUIT LOGISTICA.
4.1 Information obtained from an external source and placed on the Website on behalf of the Exhibitor as part of online directory, shall be the responsibility of GPE only where it has knowledge of this information and where use of this information can be technically and admissibly prevented by GPE. GPE is not aware of any infringement of rights by the information from an external source on its Website.
4.2 GPE shall not be responsible for information from an external source to which it merely provides access. This shall apply in particular to information which can be accessed by selecting a hyperlink. The inclusion of a hyperlink on GPE’s Website shall be no indication that GPE has verified the contents of the linked website. GPE expressly dissociates itself from the contents of linked websites.
Use of GPE’s information service may, if necessary, require the storage of users’ data. The processing of users’ data shall solely serve to enable utilization by the user of the information service. The data shall be deleted immediately following termination of use. GPE shall not forward this data to third parties, unless the user has expressly consented to the forwarding of such information. Where a particular use of the homepage requires the forwarding or other processing of the user’s information, the user’s consent shall be requested at that time.
6.1 Disputes arising from or in connection with this agreement shall be exclusively subject to the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany.
6.2 Place of jurisdiction shall, at the election of the plaintiff, either be Berlin or the general place of jurisdiction of the defendant.
6.3 Should any provision of this agreement be or become invalid this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of this agreement, which shall remain in full force and effect. In the event of a dispute any invalid provision is to be replaced by the legally effective provision which comes closest to the contents of the invalid provision and which most closely corresponds to the parties’ economic interests in the invalid provision.