Disclaimer

General conditions of use

1. Provision of general data and information

RWE makes every effort to ensure that the information and data contained on its website is correct. However, we can accept no liability or guarantee that the information and data provided is up-to-date, correct and complete. This also applies for all other websites referred to by means of a hyperlink. Nor is RWE responsible for the contents of such websites reached by means of such a link. RWE reserves the right to modify or supplement the information or data provided without prior notice.

2. Stock exchange data

The stock exchange data on the RWE websites is provided by Quartal Flife AG. RWE can likewise accept no liability or guarantee that this information and data is up-to-date, correct and complete. The information and data, including the stock exchange quotations, provided on the RWE websites give users an overview of our consortium for information purposes, but are not an incentive or invitation to buy, sell or otherwise trade in shares. RWE cannot be held liable for either direct or indirect damage, including lost profit, incurred through the use of the information or data provided on this website. Rights and duties between RWE and the user of the website or third parties are excluded.

3. Contractual relations

The Website www.rwe.com contains cooperations with different service providers. RWE enables users of its websites to access the offer pages of partner enterprises. Users of the website rwe.com enter into a contractual relationship with the respective service provider through the use of their services. The corresponding terms and conditions of this service provider are then applicable. The legal and textual responsibility for the services offered on the offer pages of the partner enterprises lies solely with the respective partner enterprise whose website can be called via the rwe.com homepage. If the services of a service provider are used, contractual relationships arise exclusively with the respective partner enterprises and the user according to the terms applicable for this contractual relationship.

4. Liability

RWE cannot be held liable for the actions of partner enterprises. RWE assumes no liability for the availability or freedom from troubles of the services offered under rwe.com. Nor does RWE assume any responsibility or liability that the services offered by one of the partner enterprises under rwe.com complies with statutory regulations.

Wherever RWE offers services itself, the General Terms and Conditions of the respective RWE group company offering the services shall be applicable and these are available at the appropriate place.

As for the rest, RWE can only be held liable - on whatever legal grounds, including forbidden
actions -,

  • if RWE, its organs or executive staff cause a damage through gross negligence or with intent or culpably violate an obligation that is essential to the contract (cardinal obligation) in manner that endangers the purpose of the contract, or
  • if other persons employed in performing an obligation of RWE who are not organs or executive violate an obligation that is essential to the contract (cardinal obligation) in a manner that endangers the purpose of the contract through gross negligence or with intent..

If organs or executive staff of RWE do not violate a cardinal obligation through gross negligence or with intent, RWE's liability is restricted to such typical damage that was reasonably foreseeable on conclusion of the contract. This limitation of liability also applies for the extent of damage.

The liability of RWE according to the product liability law and other mandatory statutory regulations remains unaffected by the foregoing limitation of liability. Any further liability on the part of RWE is excluded.

Price quotations for products and services shown at rwe.com are subject to correction.

5. Copyright

The content of the RWE website is copyright protected. The copying of information or data, particularly the use of texts, parts of texts or pictorial material, requires the prior consent of RWE AG. The texts and pictorial material offered expressly for further distribution in the "Press forum" chapter are exempted from this.

The usage rights lie with - unless otherwise noted - RWE as well as iStockphoto LP. Copying and unallowed usage, both for commercial and for non-commercial use, without prior approval of the respective rights owners is prohibited.

6. Applicable law

All information or data, its use and the log-in into RWE websites as well as all actions, tolerations or nonactions associated with the RWE websites are subject exclusively to German law. The place of jurisdiction is Essen.

RWE AG 2003, Essen