Legal Statements

These Legal Statements set out the basis on which you may use this website and other relevant legal and regulatory information. Your use of this website is subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions set out in these Legal Statements. We reserve the right to change any part of the Legal Statements, including the Privacy Policy, from time to time and any such change shall take effect upon posting to this website.

I. Your use of our website

The contents of this website are protected by copyright and database right both of which are owned by Adlaw International and its member firms, unless otherwise stated. You may only download, store or copy the material on this website for your own personal use or for the internal use of your organisation. No part of any page may be published, distributed or made available by any means outside your organisation, other than via Twitter, Linked In and other social media, without our prior permission.

Adlaw International has used reasonable endeavours to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the contents of this website but does not accept any responsibility for such contents. The information contained on this website is for general information purposes only, is not intended to constitute legal advice, and should not be relied on or treated as advice relevant to particular circumstances. If you have a specific legal question you should address it to one of our lawyers.

To the extent permitted by law, we do not accept responsibility for any loss which may arise from your use of or reliance on information or materials contained on this website. Certain parts of this website may refer or include links to other information or websites. We do not endorse or accept responsibility for such information or websites. You may link to this website provided you do so to the “Home Page” and your link is fair and not misleading. You may not display any of the contents of this website in a frame surrounded by other material not originated by us.

II. Privacy Policy

Adlaw International takes your privacy very seriously and we are committed to taking appropriate care with any information we collect from you on our website or that you provide to us. This statement describes the basis on which we collect your information on our website and how we use that and any information you provide to us. If you have any questions about our privacy policy or your personal information, please contact us via

We will only collect, use and process information about you in accordance with this Privacy Policy. By continuing to use our website, you consent to such collection, use and processing. Please note that our Privacy Policy applies only to information collected by or provided to us. Our website may contain links to other websites over which we have no control and for which we are not responsible. Please read the privacy policies of those websites to be sure that you are satisfied with how they will collect and process your information.

You may provide information to us when using this website, by filling in enquiry forms or through meeting and corresponding with us, including by phone and email. We also collect certain information from you through your use of this website (e.g. “Cookies”). Some of this may be personal information. We use this information only for the purposes of improving and enhancing your use of this website, administration and internal operations and improving our marketing.

We may use the services of third parties to assist us from time to time and so there are times where that third party may receive your information. However, at all times we control and will be responsible for the use of your information and we will ensure that we do so in compliance with all applicable German data protection and privacy laws. We do not sell, share, or transfer this information to any other parties except as set out in this statement or if we are required to do so by law.

Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). This helps us to analyse how you and other users use our website and helps us to improve our website and enhance your experience. It may identify and collect your IP address, count the number of visitors to the website and certain pages and obtain information such as the amount of time users stay on our site or the average number of pages they view. This information is generated by Google’s cookies. It is anonymous and will be sent to Google and held on Google’s servers in the USA in accordance with Google’s privacy policy (available at Google may also transfer this information to third parties where they are required to do so by law or where they use third parties to process the information on their behalf.

By continuing to use our website you give your consent to us using cookies and other technical information as described. If you subsequently wish to revoke this consent, you may do so by deleting the cookies via your browser tools settings.

To opt-out from Google Analytics click here: OPT-OUT.