Terms of Use


Hardin Software UG (haftungsbeschränkt)
Käthe-Kernchen-Str. 65
50827 Köln

Phone: +49221677836100
Fax: +49221677836109
E-Mail: info@hardin.io
Www: www.hardin.io

Managing Directory: Roy Hardin

Court of Registry: Amtsgericht Köln, HRB 73347
EU VAT Identification No.: DE279166475

1. Scope

Hardin Software provides electronic or digital services (hereinafter: “services”) via the website and via applications (hereinafter: “apps”). Use of the services is subject to these terms of use and the privacy policy, which is published at https://www.hardin.io/legal/privacy/.

2.1 The services of Hardin Software include the provision of software, text, graphics, images, video, audio, data and other materials (hereinafter referred to as “content”). Own content can be provided by Hardin Software and content can be provided on the basis of agreements between Hardin Software and third parties, which include other users of the services as well as partners, sponsors, advertisers and other third parties. All contents are protected by copyright under German and international law. Unauthorized use may infringe copyrights, trademark rights and other legal regulations. You are not granted any rights to the content and may not use the content except for the rights of use granted to you by these terms of use. No other use is permitted without the prior written consent of Hardin Software or the owner of the contents. If you make copies, you must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices in the copies of the content that are included in the original content.

2.2 You may not sell, transfer, exploit or assign the content or the rights to the content. You may not modify the content, reproduce, publicly display or perform, create derivative works based on the content, distribute the content, or otherwise use the content for any public or commercial purpose, except to the extent that you use the features of the services that are intended to enable the distribution or dissemination of the content to the public. If you violate these terms of use, permission to use the content and services terminates without notice and without termination. You are then obliged to destroy the copies you have made of the content.

2.3 The names of various companies, products and services displayed in the services may be protected as trademarks, trade names, service marks or trade names of third parties (hereinafter referred to as “Third Party Identifiers”). Use of the services does not extend or limit the licenses and rights to third-party trademarks displayed on the services. Third party trademarks may not be used in a manner that disparages these third parties, their products or their services, or in a manner that, in our reasonable opinion, may damage the business reputation of these third parties.

2.4 The services are only intended for your own use and may not be used in connection with any other commercial undertakings unless specifically approved by us. The following activities are expressly prohibited: (1.) the collection of usernames and/or e-mail addresses of other users by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited e-mail or other communications; (2.) any use of the services in any manner that in our judgment impairs the reliability, speed, or operation of the services or the underlying hardware or software; (3.) the use of methods and procedures to read, extract and/or collect information and data from the services, even if the owner of such information and data has given permission to do so; and (4.) any use of the services in a manner that violates any law or these terms of use.

2.5 Hardin Software reserves the right to terminate the use of the services at any time at its own discretion.

3. Apps

3.1 Rechtzeiger for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

The app “Rechtzeiger for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch” calculates the costs for various services provided by lawyers and courts in Germany. The services offered do not include and do not constitute legal advice or legal services in individual cases. Hardin Software is not a law firm and is not active in the field of legal advice and legal services. You should always consult a qualified licensed attorney or legal service provider if you need legal advice or legal support for your case. The use of services provided by Hardin Software does not constitute a consulting or client relationship.

3.2 Availability

Apps from Hardin Software are currently only available for the operating systems iOS and iPadOS. Apps for iOS and iPadOS are only available from the Apple App Store.

4. Liability

4.1 Hardin Software accepts no liability for the completeness, correctness and topicality of the contents made available with the services, insofar as there is no demonstrable intentional or grossly negligent fault on the part of Hardin Software.

4.2 Hardin Software assumes no liability for direct damage, consequential damage or loss of profit due to technical problems and malfunctions within the Internet that are not within the sphere of influence of Hardin Software.

4.3 Hardin Software assumes no liability for the availability of the Apple App Store to download the app and install it on the respective end device. Similarly, Hardin Software accepts no liability if an App is removed from the store by Apple or made inaccessible.

4.4 Hardin Software assumes no liability for malfunctions of apps, unless these are due to deliberate or grossly negligent behaviour on the part of Hardin Software, in particular if the cause of malfunctions is not within the sphere of influence of Hardin Software.

4.5 Hardin Software shall not be liable to companies for slightly negligent breach of insignificant contractual obligations. This shall not apply in all cases of personal injury and in accordance with the Produkthaftungsgesetz (“Product Liability Act”).

4.6 Hardin Software shall only be liable to companies for indirect and consequential damages and for loss of profit in the event of intent and gross negligence. In this case the liability of Hardin Software shall be limited to the foreseeable damage typical for the contract, up to a maximum of 100 percent of the annual fee.

4.7 The operators of linked pages are solely responsible for the content of their pages. At the time of linking, the linked pages were free of illegal content. Hardin Software is only responsible for external content if Hardin Software has positive knowledge of such content (i.e. also of illegal or criminal content) and if it is technically possible and reasonable for Hardin Software to prevent its use. However, Hardin Software is not obliged to constantly check the external contents.

4.8 Services of Hardin Software can be linked to other sites by means of so-called links without the knowledge of Hardin Software. Hardin Software accepts no responsibility for the presentation, content or any connection to the structure of Hardin Software in external websites and in external information offers from third parties.

5. General Terms

5.1 These terms of use are subject exclusively to German law..

5.2 The place of performance is Cologne, Germany. The exclusive place of jurisdiction for legal disputes with merchants, legal entities under public law or special funds under public law arising from contracts is Cologne, Germany.

5.3 If any provision of these terms of use is or becomes invalid or void in whole or in part due to the decision of a competent court, this shall not affect the validity of these terms of use in all other respects.

5.4 If individual provisions of these terms of use cannot be asserted by Hardin Software at any time, this shall not be interpreted as a waiver by Hardin Software of the right to act or the right to assert such a provision or condition, and Hardin Software’s rights shall not be affected by delay, failure or omission to assert such a provision.

5.5 Unless other express agreements have been made between you and Hardin Software, these terms and conditions of use comprise the complete agreements on the subject matter dealt with herein and take precedence with regard to the subject matter dealt with over all other agreements made earlier or simultaneously between the parties, whether in writing or verbally.

5.6 The section headings are for convenience only and have no legal significance of their own.

5.7 These terms of use apply in favour of the legal successors, authorised representatives, licensees and sub-licensees of Hardin Software.

Status: June 10, 2020