Legal Notice (information required by German law)

Inhaltlich Verantwortliche gemäß § 55 Abs. 2 RStV

Responsible for the content of this site (as per § 55 Abs. 2 RStV):

Lucas Wirl c/o INES, Marienstr. 19/20, 10117 Berlin, Germany


Kristine Karch, Lucas Wirl


Kristine Karch

Data protection

No personal data is stored during your visit to this website. Only your IP address is recorded (anonymised) for statistical purposes: this does not permit storing or accessing any personal data.


The INES respects the copyright of every image, graphic, text, sound and video file. It also uses license-free files and texts, as well as its own contents.

The copyright for objects published on this website by our authors lies with the respective authors. Any usage or publication by third parties of these graphics, sound or audio documents and texts in other electronic or print media is prohibited without the prior explicit consent of the respective owner of the rights.

Legal Disclaimer

The contents of our pages have been created with the utmost care. However, we cannot guarantee the contents’ accuracy, completeness or topicality. According to statutory provisions, we are responsible for our own content on these web pages. In this context, please note that we are accordingly not obliged to monitor information transmitted or saved by third parties, or investigate circumstances pointing to illegal activity. Our obligations to remove or block the use of information under generally applicable laws remain unaffected by this as per §§ 8 to 10 of the Telemedia Act (TMG).

This website contains links to external third-party websites. We do not control or have influence on those websites and we therefore do not guarantee for these external contents. Responsible for the content of the linked websites is the respective provider or operator of the third-party website. The linked websites have been examined for possible statutory violations at the time of linking. At the time of linking we did not find any illegal contents. However, a permanent monitoring and verification of the content of the linked websites is not reasonable without concrete indications of violations of rights. When becoming aware of any violation of rights, we will immediately remove all corresponding links.


A judgement of 12 May 1998 by the Hamburg Regional Court declared that the owner of a website can be held responsible for the content of linked websites. According to this judgment, this liability only be excluded by expressly distancing oneself from these contents. On this website we have published links to other sites on the Internet. Regarding these linked websites: We expressly declare that we have no influence on the design and contents of the linked websites. Therefore we expressly dissociate ourselves from the contents of all linked websites. This declaration applies to all links on our homepage and for all contents of websites to which banners and links refer. Regarding direct or indirect links to third-party sites (hyperlinks) that lie outside the responsibility of this website’s authors, any liability would come into effect solely in the event that the authors have knowledge of the contents and where it would be technically possible and reasonable for the authors to prevent usage in the event of illegal contents. The author hereby expressly declares that at the time of inclusion no illegal contents in the linked pages were detectable. The author has no influence whatsoever on current or future design, contents or authorship of the linked pages.