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The author assumes no responsibility for the correctness, accuracy, currency, reliability or completeness of the information. Liability claims against the author for loss or damage of a material or immaterial nature arising out of access to or the use or non-use of the information provided, through misuse of the connection or due to technical faults, are excluded. All offers are non-binding. The author expressly reserves the right to change, amend or delete parts of the pages or the entire offer without prior notification, or to discontinue publication from time to time or permanently.

Liability for Links

References and links to third-party websites are outside our control. No responsibility is accepted for such websites. Access to and use of such websites is at the user’s own risk.


The copyright and all other rights relating to content, images, photographs or other files on the website are the exclusive property of Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz FHNW, Institut für Wirtschaftsinformatik or the specifically named holders of such rights. The written consent of the copyright holder must be obtained in advance for the reproduction of any elements. 

Data Protection

Based on Article 13 of the Swiss Federal Constitution and the Confederation’s data protection provisions (Data Protection Act, DSG), everyone has the right to protection of their privacy and to protection against misuse of their personal details. We comply with these provisions. Personal information is kept strictly confidential and is neither passed on nor sold to third parties. In close cooperation with our hosting providers, we strive to protect the databases as effectively as possible from unauthorised access, loss, misuse or fraud. When accessing our website, the following data are stored in log files: IP address, date, time, browser request and generally transmitted information about the operating system or browser. These usage data form the basis for statistical, anonymous evaluations, so that trends can be identified to enable us to improve our services accordingly.


This website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files that are stored permanently or temporarily on your computer when you visit this website. The purpose of cookies is, in particular, to analyse the use of this website for statistical evaluation and for continuous improvements. You can deactivate some or all of the cookies in your browser settings at any time. If cookies are deactivated, not all functions of this website will be available to you.

Datenschutzerklärung für die Nutzung von Google Analytics

This Web site 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 Web site analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookies about your use of this website are usually transferred to a Google server in the US and stored there. In the case of activation of IP anonymization on this website, your IP address will be treated the same as within Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and then shortened. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the Web site, compiling reports on Web site activity for Web site operators and providing other services relating to Web site activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. 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 Web site. By using this Web site, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

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