General conditions of use

All brand names and trademarks named on the websites of DRAK-Aquaristik (under the domains,,,,,,,,, aquariendü, aquariendü, aquariendü, aquariumdü,,,, and possibly protected by third parties are subject without reservation to the regulations of the relevant valid labelling act and to the rights of the respective registered owners. The fact that a brand name or trademark has merely been named shall not imply that they are not protected by the rights of third parties.

§1 Information on copyright

All information of this website is provided as stated without any claim to be correct, complete or up-to-date.
Unless otherwise expressly indicated in this publication, namely in connection with a certain excerpt, file or document, all persons are entitled to view, copy, print and distribute this document, under the following conditions:

The document may only be used for non-commercial information purposes. Every copy of this document or part thereof must include this copyright declaration and the copyright protection mark of the operators. The document, every copy of the document or part thereof may not be modified without the written permission of the operators. The operators reserve the right to withdraw this permission at any time and all use must be ceased immediately as soon as written notification is published by the operators.

§2 Contractual assurances and waivers

The DRAK-Aquaristik website is available to you free of charge unless otherwise agreed. The operators accept no responsibility for the correctness of the information it contains, the availability of the services, loss of data stored on DRAK-Aquaristik or usability for a certain purpose.

The operators are also not liable for consequential damage resulting from use of the site.
In so far as no exclusion of liability exists, the operators are only liable in cases of gross negligence and intent. Product and company names are brands of the relevant owners and are used on these pages exclusively for information purposes.

This publication could contain technical or other inaccuracies or spelling or typing errors. From time to time, the available information is subject to changes. These changes are added to new editions of the publication. The operators can make improvements and/or changes to the products and services offered in this publication at any time.

§3 Opinions expressed in comments and in the forum

Due to the constantly changing contents in comments and in the forum, the operator is unable to view, check the contents of and exert immediate active control of all articles without exception. No responsibility is assumed for the contents, correctness and form of articles published.

§3a Special regulations for registered users

By registering with DRAK-Aquaristik, the user - hereinafter “member” - declares his agreement with the following conditions of use to the operators:

Members who take part in discussion forums and comments undertake

  1. to refrain in their contributions from all insults, illegal contents, pornography and coarse language,
  2. to bear sole responsibility for contents used by them, not to violate the rights of third parties (in particular brand label rights, copyrights and personal rights) and to completely exempt the operators of DRAK-Aquaristik from claims of third parties arising from their contributions,
  3. not to publish advertising of any kind in forums or comments or to use forums or comments for any type of commercial activity. This applies in particular to publication of fee-based telephone numbers for any purpose whatsoever.

No right of publication of comments or forum contributions exists whatsoever. The operators of DRAK-Aquaristik reserve the right to edit or delete comments and forum contributions at their discretion. In the case of violations of obligations under 1., 2. or 3., the operators also reserve the right to temporarily block or permanently cancel membership.

§4 Submission of contributions and articles

If members use the possibility of submitting their own contributions for the editorial section of DRAK-Aquaristik, the following applies:

the condition for submitting (“posting”) contributions is that the member has entered his/her full, correct first name and surname in his/her DRAK-Aquaristik user profile or enters them their after submitting the article. When published (public), the submitted contribution is marked with the name entered there.

The member issues the following declarations for all contributions which he/she submits to DRAK-Aquaristik in the future:

  1. the member declares that the contributions submitted are not subject to the rights of third parties, in particular copyright, brand label rights or personal rights. This applies to all contributions and images submitted.
  2. The member grants the operators of DRAK-Aquaristik an unrestricted right of use of the contributions submitted. This comprises publication in the internet on DRAK-Aquaristik and on other internet servers, in newsletters, print media and other publications.
  3. At the request of the member by e-mail to the address of the webmaster, contributions submitted are deleted again or anonymised. Deletion or anonymisation is carried out within 7 days of notification.
    The operators are only liable for consequential damage incurred by the member due to delayed deletion of the contribution in so far as it does not result from a breach of duty of the member (described under 1., 2. and 3. above) and in so far as it is also results from gross negligence or intent of the operators of DRAK-Aquaristik.
    In this connection, we expressly point out that DRAK-Aquaristik is regularly listed by search engines and that we have no influence over whether, where and for how long contributions published by us are possibly stored and available in databases of search engines and web catalogues after they have been deleted at DRAK-Aquaristik.
  4. No rights exist to storage, publication or archiving of the contributions submitted. The operators reserve the right not to publish contributions, to edit them before publication or to delete them again after publication at their discretion without stating the reason.
  5. Publication of contributions submitted does not constitute a right of the member to claim remuneration (fees, licence fees, reimbursement of expenses etc.) against DRAK-Aquaristik. Participation is voluntary (unpaid).

§5 “Privacy policy”

If there is a possibility to enter personal or business information on this website, this information is disclosed by the user on an expressly voluntary basis. This information is not communicated to third parties without your express permission.
Use of our service is permitted - in so far as technically possible and acceptable - even without disclosing such information or by disclosing anonymous information or using a pseudonym. Further important information on the subject of data protection is available in our Privacy policy.

We point out that data transmission via the internet (e.g. communication by e-mail) may involve security flaws. Full protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.

Use of the contact details published in accordance with the obligation to publish such details by third parties to send unsolicited advertising and information material is hereby expressly prohibited.
The operators of DRAK-Aquaristik expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the case of unsolicited sending of advertising information, for example via spam mails.

§6 Registration and password

The user is obliged to treat the combination of user name and password confidentially and not to communicate them to third parties. If misuse of the access details is suspected, the operators are to be informed.

§7 Disclaimer

§7.1 Liability for contents

The contents of our pages were created with great care. However, we cannot guarantee that the contents are correct, complete and up-to-date. As a service provider, we are responsible for our own contents on these pages in accordance with general legislation pursuant to § 7 section 1 TMG. However, in accordance with §§ 8 to 10 TMG, we are not obliged as a service provider to monitor transmitted or stored third-party information or to research circumstances which indicate illegal activity. Obligations to remove or block use of information in accordance with general legislation remain unaffected. However, such liability is only possible from the time when a concrete infringement of the law becomes known. If such infringements of the law become known, we will remove these contents immediately.

§7.2 Liability for links

Our website contains links to external websites of third parties, the contents of which are outside our area of influence. For this reason, we cannot accept responsibility for these third-party contents. The relevant provider or operator of these sites is responsible for the contents of the sites to which links are provided. The linked sites were checked for possible violations of the law at the time of linking. Illegal contents were not apparent at the time of linking. However, permanent checking of the contents of the linked pages is not possible without concrete indications of a violation of the law. If such infringements of the law become known, we will remove such links immediately.


Please address questions about DRAK-Aquaristik to the owner.

Legal validity

These General Conditions of Use refer to DRAK-Aquaristik.
In so far as parts or individual formulations of this text do not, no longer or do not fully comply with the valid legal position, the other parts of the document remain unaffected in terms of their content and validity.