Legal Disclaimer

1. Content

SkySails Group GmbH (SkySails) provides no warranty as to the timeliness, correctness, completeness, scope or quality of any posted information. SkySails cannot be held liable for claims relating to damages of a material or non-material nature caused by the use or non-use of the presented information and/or the use of erroneous, incomplete or inaccurate information, except in established cases of gross negligence or willful acts on the part of SkySails.

All offers are non-binding and subject to confirmation. SkySails expressly reserves the right to delete, modify or supplement portions of its pages or the contents offered, or to temporarily or permanently terminate publication at any time without notice.
SkySails hereby expressly states that no illegal content was identifiable on the directly or indirectly linked pages at the time such direct or indirect links were set. SkySails has no influence on the current and future composition of the content or on the authorship of the referenced or linked pages. SkySails expressly disclaims responsibility for the contents of referenced or linked pages that were changed after the links were set. This disclaimer also applies for all references made and links set within SkySails’ own website, as well as for all types of databases to whose content write access is possible, an example being external entries to any discussion forums, guest books, link directories or mailing lists that SkySails may establish. Sole liability for illegal, erroneous, inaccurate or incomplete content, and in particular for damages arising from the use or non-use of such provided information, is borne by the owner or operator of the page to which the reference or link was made, and not by the party that merely refers or links to such external postings.
SkySails retains the sole copyright and exclusive rights of use for all of the published materials created by SkySails itself. Any reproduction or use of such photos, graphics, audio materials, video sequences and texts in any other electronic or print publication requires the express approval of SkySails, whereby such approval will be limited to the purpose, time period and place of such reproduction or use as contained in the approval. The use of such photos, graphics, audio materials, video sequences and texts in other electronic or print publications is not authorized without express reference being made to SkySails’ copyright. In particular, any use of photos, graphics or video sequences without superimposing the copyright notice is prohibited.

2. Links and References

SkySails’ liability for direct or indirect links and references to external websites beyond the scope of SkySails’ responsibility or influence is limited exclusively to those instances when SkySails has knowledge of the content of such sites and it was technically possible and reasonable for it to prevent their use in cases when such sites contain illegal content.

3. Privacy policy

The disclosure of personal or business information (email addresses, names, mailing addresses) associated with the input of such data by the user is made expressly and exclusively on a voluntary basis. The third-party use of contact data, such as mailing addresses, telephone and fax numbers, and email addresses published in the “About this Site” section or any similar information, for the purpose of transmitting any information that was not expressly solicited by SkySails is prohibited in all cases. SkySails reserves the right to take legal action against the senders of so-called spam mails or in cases of any other violations of this prohibition. Legal actions are normally initiated immediately. SkySails hereby serves notice that it will also assert legal claims for any and all damages incurred, whether these be processing costs or expenses for the transfer of data.

Google Analytics (Source:

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under .

You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website:
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Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at or at . Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

4. Copyrights and Trademarks

SkySails makes every effort to respect the copyrights of the photos, graphics, audio materials, video sequences and texts used in all its publications, as well as to utilize photos, graphics, audio materials, video sequences and texts that it has created itself, or to make use of photos, graphics, audio materials, video sequences and texts that are in the public domain. All of the brands and trademarks designated and/or protected by third parties within the SkySails website are the property of their respective owners and are unconditionally subject to the provisions of the applicable laws governing such markings. Users are required to respect the integrity of these brands and trademarks. The simple mention of such brands and trademarks must not be construed as implying that these are not protected by the rights of third parties.

5. Legal Validity

These terms of use and disclaimers are a binding and integral component of the SkySails website. Should parts or individual formulations within this text not comply in part or in full with applicable legislation, then the content and validity of the remaining parts of the text will be unaffected.