Information provided according to Sec. 5 German Telemedia Act (TMG):
Gustav Barth GmbH
CEO: Andreas Votteler, M.Sc.
Telephone: +49 (0) 7159 935300
Telefax: +49 (0) 7159 935337
Entry in the Handelsregister.
Registernummer: HRB 252411
VAT Id number according to Sec. 27 a German Value Added Tax Act:
Responsible for contents acc. to Sec. 55, para. 2 German Federal Broadcasting Agreement (RstV):
Andreas Votteler, M.Sc.
Gustav Barth GmbH
The European Commission provides a platform for online dispute resolution (OS): https://
Please find our email in the impressum/legal notice.
We do not take part in online dispute resolutions at consumer arbitration boards.
Liability for Contents
As service providers, we are liable for own contents of these websites according to Sec. 7,
paragraph 1 German Telemedia Act (TMG). However, according to Sec. 8 to 10 German Telemedia
Act (TMG), service providers are not obligated to permanently monitor submitted or stored
information or to search for evidences that indicate illegal activities.
Legal obligations to removing information or to blocking the use of information remain
unchallenged. In this case, liability is only possible at the time of knowledge about a specific
violation of law. Illegal contents will be removed immediately at the time we get knowledge of them.
Liability for Links
Our offer includes links to external third party websites. We have no influence on the contents of
those websites, therefore we cannot guarantee for those contents. Providers or administrators of
linked websites are always responsible for their own contents.
The linked websites had been checked for possible violations of law at the time of the
establishment of the link. Illegal contents were not detected at the time of the linking. A permanent
monitoring of the contents of linked websites cannot be imposed without reasonable indications that
there has been a violation of law. Illegal links will be removed immediately at the time we get
knowledge of them.
Contents and compilations published on these websites by the providers are subject to German
copyright laws. Reproduction, editing, distribution as well as the use of any kind outside the scope
of the copyright law require a written permission of the author or originator. Downloads and copies
of these websites are permitted for private use only.
The commercial use of our contents without permission of the originator is prohibited.
Copyright laws of third parties are respected as long as the contents on these websites do not
originate from the provider. Contributions of third parties on this site are indicated as such.
However, if you notice any violations of copyright law, please inform us. Such contents will be
Photographs and illustrations / graphics
The copyright to the photographs and illustrations / graphics used on this website is owned by
Gustav Barth GmbH unless otherwise stated.