Status: November 2020
I. Scope of application and conclusion of contract
II. Use of the learning platform
Registration is required to access the learning platform.
For the use of the app, Wald und Holz NRW is permitted to collect, store, process and use certain personal data of the user. Your data will always be handled in accordance with the statutory provisions. You can find more detailed information on data protection in connection with the learning platform on the start page of the app under the information icon. When accessing a learning platform, the data protection provisions of the respective learning platform apply, which can be viewed on the corresponding start page of the learning platform under the information icon.
When registering with Wald und Holz NRW, you are obliged to provide truthful and complete information and to keep this information up to date at all times.
Wald und Holz NRW expressly reserves the right to refuse registration requests. In this case, the NRW State Enterprise Forestry and Timber may inform you briefly by e-mail of the reasons for the rejection, but there is no obligation to do so.
III. Use of the learning platform
You are obliged to keep your access data (user name, password) secret and not to allow third parties to access your user account. Your user account cannot be transferred to third parties. You are obliged to inform Wald und Holz NRW immediately if there are indications that your user account has been misused or if you have become aware that a third party has gained unauthorised knowledge of your access data.
You may not misuse the services offered by Wald und Holz NRW in any way whatsoever. Misuse is deemed to have occurred in particular in the following cases:
in the case of use beyond personal contractual purposes, in particular use that would require the granting, transfer or exercise of rights under the Copyright Act;
Publication or distribution of pornographic, obscene, sexist, defamatory, libellous, insulting, threatening, inciting or racist content, information, software or other material;
Any form of advertising for products or services, including the use of data for the dissemination of advertising, unless Wald und Holz NRW has explicitly agreed to this in writing in advance;
Commercial use of the services offered by Wald und Holz NRW without the prior consent of Wald und Holz NRW to the commercial use. (e.g. indication of chargeable premium rate service numbers or hyperlinks to chargeable internet offers)...;
Taking any action that impairs or may impair the functioning of the services of Wald und Holz NRW (for example, by using "robot", "spider" or "offline reader" software to automatically generate user requests via the Internet; e-mail bombing; denial-of-service attacks; inclusion of harmful components such as viruses, worms, Trojan horses, etc.);
Modification or dissemination of areas of the offer, including areas of other users, which have not been explicitly made available to the user for this purpose;
Any use of the rating system that is contrary to the purpose of the rating system. In particular, this includes the submission of inaccurate or unjustified ratings, which may include circumstances that are not related to the use or quality of the content provided or the service itself;
Publication of posts and information with misleading and/or untruthful content.
The contracting parties agree that it is not possible to develop software that is suitable for all conditions of use without problems. The user bears sole responsibility for the selection and consequences of the use of the learning platform and the results intended or achieved thereby. The guarantee liability of Wald und Holz NRW according to 536a paragraph 1 BGB is excluded. The liability of Wald und Holz NRW for damages and reimbursement of expenses irrespective of the legal grounds, in particular in the event of breach of obligations arising from the contractual obligation and from unlawful acts, is excluded.
In the event of intent and gross negligence, including that of its legal representatives and vicarious agents, Wald und Holz NRW shall be liable in accordance with the statutory provisions. The same shall apply in the case of culpably caused damage resulting from injury to life, limb or health, damage caused by the absence of a guaranteed quality and in the case of fraudulent intent.
Subject to the above provisions, Wald und Holz NRW shall not be liable for the accuracy, quality, completeness, reliability, nature and quality of the content provided, nor for any damage of a material or immaterial nature caused by the use or non-use of the information provided or by the use of incorrect and incomplete information.
Otherwise, the liability of Wald und Holz NRW is excluded.
VI. Term of the user agreement, deletion of content and exclusion from use
The operation of the services offered by Wald und Holz NRW is at the discretion of Wald und Holz NRW. All offers are subject to change and non-binding. Wald und Holz NRW expressly reserves the right to change, supplement or delete the content of parts of the offer or the entire offer at any time at its own discretion and without stating reasons, or to discontinue the services temporarily or permanently.
Wald und Holz NRW is also entitled to block your access without giving reasons if you have not used the services offered by us for a longer period of time and the access is free of charge for you. In this case, you can apply for new access or register again at any time.
You are entitled to delete your user account at any time and without giving any reason. Send us a corresponding message by email to email@example.com and we will carry out the deletion for you as soon as possible.
VII. Other provisions
Should one or more provisions of this contract be or become invalid, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions. In this case, the statutory provisions shall apply instead.
If the participant is a merchant, a legal entity under public law, a special fund under public law or has no place of jurisdiction in Germany, the exclusive place of jurisdiction for all disputes arising from this contract shall be Mster.
There are no ancillary agreements outside these terms and conditions.