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Somondo Foundation gemeinnützige UG (haftungsbeschränkt)
Dossenheimer Landstraße 75
69121 Heidelberg

Represented by:

Malte Hoepfner


email: info@somondofoundation.org


Register Court: Amtsgericht Mannheim, Germany
Register Number: HRB 715 068

Responsible for content according to § 55 paragraph 2
German Interstate Broadcasting Agreement:

Malte Hoepfner
Oranienstr. 195
10999 Berlin



Liability for content
The content of our pages was created with great care. However, for the correctness, completeness and topicality of content we cannot take any responsibility. As a service provider, we are responsible for our content under the general laws of § 7 paragraph 1 of TMG (German Teleservices Act). According to § § 8 to 10 TMG (German Teleservices Act), we are not obliged as a service provider to monitor transmitted or stored foreign information or to investigate circumstances that indicate illegal activity. Obligations to remove or block the use of information under the general laws remain unaffected. However, liability is only possible from the date of knowledge of a specific infringement. Upon notification of such violations, we will remove the content immediately.

Liability for links
The Somondo Foundation assumes no responsibility for the content of linked pages. The respective provider or operator of the pages is always responsible for the content of linked pages. Upon notification of violations, we will remove such links immediately.



The content and work on these pages created by the site operator are subject to German copyright law. Duplication, processing, distribution and any kind of exploitation outside the limits of copyright require the written consent of the respective author or creator . Downloadsand copies of these pages are only permitted for private, non-commercial use. As far as the content has not been created by the website operator, the copyright of third parties is respected. If you become aware of a copyright infringement, please inform us. Upon notification of violations, we will remove the content immediately.

Privacy Policy

We understand the importance of protecting your privacy. Therefore, this privacy policy explains what data is collected while using this website and how it is used.

Somondofoundation.org is accessible to you without providing personal information.

The use of published contact data by third parties for sending unsolicited advertisements and information materials is hereby explicitly excluded. The site operators reserve the right to take legal action in case of unsolicited advertising, such as spam e-mails.

Privacy Statement for the Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", text files that are stored on users’ computers, to help us analyze the use of this website. The information generated by the cookies about the use of this website is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. For this website, IP-anonymization is activated, so that your IP address will be shortened by Google within the member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.
Only in exceptional cases the complete IP address is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports on website activity and provide other website and internet related services to the website operator. The IP address transmitted as part of Google Analytics is not associated with any other data held by Google.
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For more information, Google’s privacy policy is available at: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/.

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