Legal pointers

I. Utilisation


Before using the HÜPPE website, please read the following terms and conditions carefully. By using the HÜPPE website, you accept our terms and conditions of use.


We take great care to ensure that the information on this website is always up to date, however no assurances can be given in this respect.


Please note that some of the information on the website relates to products, programmes or services that are not available in certain countries. Please contact your local HÜPPE sales partner for detailed information on the products and services available in your country.


We have taken great care to ensure that the information provided on the website is correct and complete in every respect. However, we cannot accept any liability in respect of its correctness, completeness or suitability for specific applications. We cannot accept liability for any damages, such as loss of data, resulting from the use of this website. It should not be assumed that the inclusion of specific information, data, images, etc. on the website means that these are not protected by copyright or trademark rights, and we provide no assurances in this respect.


HÜPPE GmbH cannot give any assurance that specific services will be provided. We reserve the right to reduce, amend or remove some or all of the content and services made available on this website. Additionally, we cannot give any guarantee that the services offered will be fully available at all times.


In particular, the right to use any discussion boards that may be set up excludes any use of these for the purposes of defamatory, denigratory or other statements or representations contrary to the law or other ethical principles. Contributions will not be moderated by HÜPPE GmbH. All content provided by users, such as opinions, advice, explanations, offers or other information will not be checked by HÜPPE GmbH either in terms of its accuracy, legality or the inclusion of offensive statements. For this reason, HÜPPE GmbH cannot be held responsible for the contents of the discussion board and these do not reflect our opinion. This also applies in cases where users are employees of HÜPPE GmbH.


If the HÜPPE website is used inappropriately in contravention of one of these terms and conditions of use and as a result a third party makes a claim against HÜPPE GmbH, the user indemnifies us from all liability in so far as the user is at fault.


We reserve the right to edit or move the content to a different subject area at any time, to temporarily block and/or remove it entirely.


The following applies to all the links on our website: we wish to explicitly state that we have no control whatsoever over the link text, the design, or any breach of rights, including rights in respect of trademarks and title, or the content of linked sites. For this reason, we hereby expressly dissociate ourselves from the wording of the links and from the content of all the links on our website. We do not endorse the content of these sites. This statement applies to all the links on our website as well as the content of sites to which the banners or links on our site refer.


All information or data, its use and registration on the HÜPPE website as well as all actions, tolerance of actions or omissions in respect of the HÜPPE website are subject to German law. The place of performance and exclusive place of jurisdiction, assuming a case is admissible, shall be the court in Oldenburg.


II. Liability

The following applies to HÜPPE GmbH liability whatever the legal argument:


1. In the case of loss of life, physical injury or damage to health attributable to negligence on the part of HÜPPE GmbH or wilful misconduct or negligence on the part of its legal representative or agent, HÜPPE GmbH will be legally liable.


2. For other types of damage, the following shall apply:

a) For loss that is attributable to gross negligence on the part of HÜPPE GmbH or gross negligence or wilful misconduct on the part of its legal representative or agent, HÜPPE GmbH will be legally liable.

b) In the case of loss attributable to a major breach of contract as a result of negligence on the part of HÜPPE GmbH, its legal representative or agent, the liability of HÜPPE GmbH is limited to loss that could reasonably be foreseen under the contract.

c) Claims for damages for other losses in the case of a minor breach of contract or the breach of secondary obligations where negligence is involved are excluded. This applies in particular to any assurance or otherwise that information, software, documents or other information made accessible via one of its websites is free of viruses or other harmful components.

d) Claims for damages due to default where negligence is involved are excluded; the statutory rights of the buyer following the expiry of a reasonable period of grace remain unaffected.


3. The exclusions or limitations of liability do not apply in so far as HÜPPE GmbH has failed to disclose a fault with fraudulent intent, or has given a guarantee about the condition of the item.


4. The right of the buyer to have expenses refunded instead of claims for damages in place of the service remains unaffected.



III.  Copyright -Industrial property rights

All images, graphics, files and text on this website are protected by copyright or trademark rights. The publication or reproduction of any part of this website in either electronic or print form for private or commercial purposes requires the prior written consent of HÜPPE GmbH.


The text, images, graphics, logos, etc. that appear on the HÜPPE website may not be changed or copied for commercial purposes or used on other websites without the prior written consent of HÜPPE GmbH.


Copyright and licensing rights:

HÜPPE GmbH endeavours to comply with copyright restrictions relating to the graphics and text used in all its publications. All trademarks referred to on this website that may be protected by third party copyrights are subject in full to the provisions of the applicable copyright law and the property rights of the registered owner. Reference to a trademark should not be taken to mean that the trademark is not protected by third party copyright.



IV.  Applicable law and place of jurisdiction

German legislation applies to this web site. The place of jurisdiction and fulfillment is our registered office i.e. at Bad Zwischenahn.


dated 02/2013