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Schürmann & Kollegen | Lawyers • Auditors  •  Mediators Partnership
Hanauer Landstraße 293 B | 60314 Frankfurt am Main
Telephone: (069) 94 94 345 – 60 | Fax: (069) 94 94 345 – 69
Email: jesko.zahn@schuermann-kollegen.de | Website: www.schuermann-kollegen.de

VAT ID: DE 285424645
Court of Registration: Frankfurt am Main District Court| Registration number: PR 2049
Legally authorised representatives within the meaning of PartGG (Partnership Act):
Dr. Jochen Schürmann | Dr. Jens Wanner | Jesko Zahn | Sarah Machander

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Jesko Zahn | Lawyer
Schürmann & Kollegen | Lawyers • Auditors  •  Mediators | Partnership
Hanauer Landstraße 293 B | 60314 Frankfurt am Main
Telephone: (069) 94 94 345 – 60 | Fax: (069) 94 94 345 – 69 | Email: jesko.zahn@schuermann-kollegen.de

Concept |  Design |  Layout

Jo Krausz Photography |  Scholderer Weg 10 |  60599 Frankfurt am Main
Email: info@jokrausz.de | Website: www.jokrausz.de

WordPress Web Development | Internet Agency Frankfurt

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E-Mail: info@brainfruit.com | Website: www.brainfruit.com

Registration and supervisory authorities

The partners of Schürmann + Kollegen PartG are registered with the Frankfurt am Main Bar Association and with the Berlin Chamber of Auditors and Accountants.

Bar Association

The bar association with jurisdiction over the firm’s lawyers is the
Frankfurt am Main Bar Association | Bockenheimer Anlage 36 | 60322 Frankfurt am Main
Telephone: (069) 17 00 98 – 01 | Fax: (069) 17 00 98 – 50
E-Mail: info@rechtsanwaltskammer-ffm.de | Website: www.rechtsanwaltskammer-ffm.de

Court with jurisdiction over their registered office. They are subject to the professional legislation of the Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung (BRAO, Federal Lawyers’ Regulations) dated 01.08.1959 (BGBl. [Federal Law Gazette]I 565) and the Bundesrechtsanwaltsgebührenordnung (BRAGO, Federal Lawyers’ Fees Regulations) dated 26.07.1957 (BGBl. I 907) in their relevant applicable versions and also to the professional and specialist lawyers’ regulations (BORA 2001 and FAO) of the Federal Bar Association (BRAK) dated 22.03.1996 (BRAK Notice 1996, 241) in their relevant applicable versions. On 01.07.2004 the Federal Lawyers’ Regulations (BRAGO) were replaced by the Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz (RVG, Lawyers’ Remuneration Act) in the applicable version dated 05.05.2004 (BGBl. pp. 717, 788).

Professional legislation regarding lawyers

Relevant professional legislation for lawyers registered in Germany | Federal Lawyers’ Regulations (BRAO) | Lawyers’ Remuneration Act (RVG) | Professional Regulations (BORA) | Specialist Lawyers’ Regulations (FAO) | Rechtsberatungsgesetz (RBerG, Legal Advice Act) | Berufsregeln der Rechtsanwälte der Europäischen Gemeinschaft (CCBE, European Community Professional Rules for Lawyers) | Partnership Act (PartGG)

You will find the text of these acts on www.brak.de or on the official site of the Federal Ministry of Justice, www.gesetze-im-Internet.de.

Chamber of Auditors and Accountants

The chamber with jurisdiction over the firm’s auditors is the Berlin Chamber of Auditors and Accountants | Rauchstraße 26 | 10787 Berlin
Telephone: (030) 72 61 61 – 0 | Fax: (030) 72 61 61 – 212
Website: www.wpk.de | Email: kontakt@wpk.de

The statutory professional designation “Auditor” was granted to the firm’s auditors in the Federal Republic of Germany.

Professional legislation regarding auditors 

Relevant professional legislation for auditors registered in Germany | Wirtschaftsprüferordnung (WPO, Auditors’ Regulations) | Wirtschaftsprüferordnungsänderungsgesetz (WPOäG, Auditors’ Regulations Amendment Act) | Berufssatzung für Wirtschaftsprüfer/Vereidigte Buchprüfer (BS WP/vBP, Professional Code of Conduct for Auditors/Sworn Auditors) | Satzung für Qualitätskontrolle (Code of Conduct for Quality Control) | VO (Regulations) 1/1995 | Siegelverordnung (Siegel-VO, Seal Regulations) | WirtschaftsprüferBerufshaftpflicht-versicherungsordnung (WPBHV, Auditors’ Professional Liability Regulations) 1/1995 | Siegelverordnung (Siegel-VO, Seal Regulations) | WirtschaftsprüferBerufshaftpflicht-versicherungsordnung (WPBHV, Auditors’ Professional Liability Regulations)

Exclusion of liability & copyright

Content of the online service

Schürmann + Kollegen PartG gives no guarantee as to the up-to-date nature, correctness completeness or quality of the information provided in the internet presence on www.schuermann-kollegen.de. Nor does this present business, legal or tax advice.

Every order must be placed in writing and confirmed in writing. Information must be confirmed in writing or by telephone. No liability is accepted for questions submitted and information offered that is not accepted or confirmed.

In so far as the internet presence www.schuermann-kollegen.de is provided in foreign languages, this content constitutes non-binding translations from German.

Liability claims against the provider of this internet presence relating to damage of a physical or intangible nature caused by the use or non-use of the information offered or by the use of incorrect or incomplete information are always excluded in so far as the author has not been guilty of an evidently deliberate act or of gross negligence. All offers are without obligation and non-binding. Schürmann + Kollegen expressly retains the right to amend, supplement, update or delete parts of websites or the entire service without separate notice or to temporarily or permanently cease its publication.

Copyright and trademark law

The author has attempted to observe any third party copyright in the graphics, audio materials, video sequences and texts used in all publications and/or to rely on licence-free graphics, audio materials, video sequences and texts. All trademarks and brands mentioned and if relevant protected by third parties within the internet service are subject without restriction to the regulations of the relevant applicable trademark law and the ownership rights of the relevant registered owners. It should not be concluded from the mere mention that brands are necessary protected by third party rights! The copyright in items published and produced by the author himself remains solely with the author of the web pages. Reproduction or use of such graphics, audio materials, video sequences and texts in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without the author’s express consent.

Sources of photos

© Jo Krausz – jokrausz.de

Legal validity of this exclusion of liability

This exclusion of liability is to be deemed part of the internet service from which reference is made to this page. In so far as parts or individual formulations of this text do not comply with the applicable legal situation, no longer do so or do not do so fully, the other parts of the document are unaffected by this as regards their content and validity. The German language is deemed definitive as regards the content of the online service of the internet presence www.schuermann-kollegen.de. German law applies exclusively and only German courts have jurisdiction.

Information on data protection

Basis

Personal data are stored by us. However, in general it is not necessary for you to give personal data in order to be able to use our website. Nevertheless, for us to be able to actually provide our internet service, in certain circumstances we need your personal data. Here we record, process and use personal data in so far as this is legally permitted and necessary for processing or you have consented to this.

Nature of the stored data

When using our website e.g. when you contact us via a contact form or application form, in certain circumstances you will be asked to provide us with specific personal data (such as name, address, date of birth, postal or email address, telephone number etc.) by inputting these into the website. We need this information so as to be able to give you the information you have requested. Your data are passed on by us to the relevant unit within the company and always deleted after 30 days. Exceptions to this are your data for which you have given us consent. If you would prefer not to provide us with data by electronic means, you have an option to contact our office by post at the address shown in the Legal Notice.

Notification of the right of withdrawal

You can withdraw your consent to data recording and storage at any time with future effect.

Scope of the data recording

Personal data are recorded, processed and used by us in so far as this is necessary to the provision of the services and also to allow us to make contact with you as requested or to make the requested services or information available to you.

Place of data storage

All the information that you provide to us by input on these website pages is stored on a server that is located in the Federal Republic of Germany. They are passed on to the relevant departments within the company for the processing of your enquiries.

Information about stored data

You can receive information free of charge at any time on your data stored by us without stating reasons. You can arrange for the blocking, correction or deletion of your information stored by us at any time. In addition, you can withdraw any consent given at any time for the recording, processing or use of your personal data with future effect.

Supervisory authority

The supervisory authority responsible for data protection is the Hessen Data Protection Officer |  Gustav-Stresemann-Ring 1 |  D-65189 Wiesbaden |  Tel: (0611) 1408 – 0, Fax: (0611) 1408 – 900 or – 901.