The use for the online services of ARS ELECTRONICA takes place under the following conditions.
The use of the online offers takes place at the user’s own risk. ARS ELECTRONICA strives to reach maximum quality of the contents offered at aec.at, but can take no responsibility whatsoever for the topicality, correctness, completeness or quality of the information provided. Liability claims against ARS ELECTRONICA, which relate to damages of a material or ideal nature, which were caused through the use or non-use of the information provided or through the use of incorrect and incomplete information, are fundamentally excluded, so far as no demonstrable, intentional or grossly negligent fault on the part of ARS ELECTRONICA exists. All offers are subject to alteration and without obligation. ARS ELECTRONICA expressly reserves the right to alter, supplement or delete parts of the website and its pages or the entire offer without separate announcement, or to discontinue the publication for a time or for good.
2. Referrals and links
ARS ELECTRONICA excludes any liability for the contents of third parties which are referred to by direct or indirect links. ARS ELECTRONICA has no influence whatsoever on the current and future design, contents or authorship of the linked and/or associated pages. Therefore ARS ELECTRONICA expressly distances itself herewith from all the contents of all the linked and/or associated pages. This statement is valid for all links and referrals set within the internet offer of ARS ELECTRONICA, as well as for all entries by third parties in discussion forums, comment-functions and comparable services provided by ARS ELECTRONICA. For illegal, incorrect or incomplete contents and in particular for damages which result from the use or non-use of information provided in the above mentioned forms, the provider of the page to which one was referred, is the only person responsible, and not the person who is just referring to the respective publication via links.
ARS ELECTRONICA strives to observe the author copyright laws in all publications of utilised texts, illustrations, graphics, video sequences and audio documents. Should this not properly have taken place in a certain case, ARS ELECTRONICA asks for an information and promises prompt rights-clearance and correcting of the page. All of the trademarks mentioned within the internet offer and, if applicable, protected by third parties, are unrestrictedly subject to the regulations of the respective valid trademark laws and the property laws of the respective registered owner. ARS ELECTRONICA as the author of the pages retains sole property of the copyright for published and prepared objects by ARS ELECTRONICA itself or its contractual partners. Any duplication or use of such graphics, audio documents, video sequences and texts in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without the expressed consent of the author (ARS ELECTRONICA).
4. Data protection
If on the website aec .at the option is offered to enter personal or commercial data (email addresses, names, and addresses), the user who inputs this data does so on an expressly voluntary basis. By submitting his postal or email address, the user agrees to receive the information material ordered (newsletter, postal deliveries) from ARS ELECTRONICA through mail and/or email, although the user can revoke this agreement at any time. Furthermore the user agrees to the data storage and further processing (supported by electronic data processing) of one’s own pertinent data. This personal information is used by ARS ELECTRONICA only for carrying out services which were ordered by users or furthermore to bring the users’ attention to the new appointments, events, programmes, online services and other services of ARS ELECTRONICA. The said given data by the user will be treated strictly confidentially according to the regulations of the respective valid version of the data protection laws, unless there exists a legal necessity to defend the rights or property of ARS ELECTRONICA or to protect the interests of the other users.
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