Vogesenstrasse 126
4056 Basel
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The author assumes no responsibility for the correctness, accuracy, timeliness, reliability, and completeness of the content and information provided.

Liability claims against the author for damages of a material or immaterial nature, which have arisen from access to, use, or nonuse of published information, through misuse of the connection, or technical faults are excluded.

All offers are nonbinding. The author expressly reserves the right to change parts of or the entire website without prior notice and to add to, delete, or cease publication temporarily or permanently.

Liablitiy for Links
References and links to third-party websites are outside of our responsibility. Any liability is denied for such websites. Access to and use of such websites are undertaken entirely at the user’s own risk.

Copyright and any other rights relating to texts, illustrations, photos, or other files on the website are the exclusive property of Standpunkte or specifically mentioned owners. The written consent of the copyright holder must be obtained in advance of the reproduction of any material.

Data Protection
Based on Article 13 of the Swiss Federal Constitution and the federal data protection provisions (Federal Act on Data Protection, FADP), each person has the right to privacy and to protection from misuse of their personal data. We comply with these provisions. Personal data will be treated in strict confidence and neither sold nor forwarded to third parties.

In close cooperation with our hosting providers, we strive to protect the databases as much as possible from outside access, data loss, misuse, or fraud.

When accessing our web pages, the following data is stored in log files: IP address, date, time, browser request, and general information transmitted to the operating system or browser. This usage data forms the basis for statistical and anonymous evaluations so that trends can be identified with which we can improve our services accordingly.

Privacy Policy for the Use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies” – text files that are stored on your computer to help analyze your use of the website. The information generated by the cookies about your use of this website is normally transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. If IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated 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 truncated there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, in order to compile reports about the website activities for the website operator, and in order to provide additional services relating to website activity and Internet use. 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 link the IP address transferred by your browser as part of Google Analytics with any other data held by Google.

You can prevent the installation of cookies with a corresponding setting in your browser software. However, we point out that you may not be able to use all features of this website to the full extent in this case. By using this website, you agree to Google processing the data collected about you in the manner described above and for the purpose named above.

Terms and Conditions

1.) The following Terms and Conditions (Terms) apply for all orders placed via this website in the wording valid at the time of ordering.
2.) Seller of all goods ordered via this website is Standpunkte, Vogesenstrasse 126, 4056 Basel, Switzerland, (Publisher).
3.) Excepted from clauses 1 and 2 are orders from resellers, e.g. bookshops, for which the Publisher’s distribution and fulfillment partners may act as seller and their respective Terms apply.

Prices, Descriptions, Dates
4.) Prices in Swiss Francs (CHF) quoted on this website are recommended retail prices for Switzerland. Prices indicated in Euro (EUR) and US Dollars are for reference only and based on rough estimates.
5.) CHF-prices apply for all orders.
6.) All prices, descriptions, and release dates indicated on this website are subject to change without notice.

7.) Books will be shipped free of charge within Switzerland, the European Union, and the contiguous United States. 

Importation Costs
8.) For cross-border deliveries additional costs for duty, tax, and administrative fees may become due. These vary subject to local regulation and value and weight of the shipment.
9.) Customs clearance in the country of destination for all goods ordered via this website is the sole responsibility of the recipient of the shipment.

Closing, Fulfillment of Contract
10.) With receipt via e-mail of the order by the Publisher and of the order confirmation by the customer the contract is regarded as closed. With dispatch of the shipment by the Publisher or its distribution and fulfillment partners the contract is regarded as fulfilled on part of the Publisher.
11.) All orders placed via this website are subject to availability of the chosen items. The Publisher reserves the right to decline or not to fulfill orders without giving any reason.

Shipping and Delivery Time
12.) Goods are shipped appropriately packed by post or parcel service at customer’s risk.
13.) Normal delivery time is 2–6 working days within Switzerland and Germany, 10–15 working days within Europe, and 15–25 working days to all other countries.
14.) The Publisher cannot accept any liability for late deliveries.

15.) Orders from customers resident in all countries are fulfilled against advance payment via PayPal only, regardless of the country of destination for the goods ordered.

Order Cancellation
16.) Orders can be cancelled at any time, and goods delivered can be returned within 10 days of receipt at the customer’s cost and risk. Returns must include a copy of the Publisher’s order confirmation.
17.) Returns must be sent to the sender of the goods as given on the address label or delivery note.
18.) Reimbursement for goods returned is made by credit to the PayPal account used by the customer for the respective payment.

Defects, False Deliveries
19.) Defective goods, e.g. because of manufacturing flaws or damage, and false deliveries are exchanged without any further costs for the customer, and costs for returning such goods are reimbursed. Returns must include a copy of the Publisher’s order confirmation with the reason for return stated.
20.) Returns of defective goods or false deliveries must be sent to the sender of the goods as given on the address label or delivery note.
21.) Reimbursement due for goods exchanged or returned because of defects or false delivery is made only to the PayPal account used by the customer for the respective payment.
22.) Costs caused for the Publisher by returning goods to another than the address stated in clause 19 may be deducted from any reimbursement due.

Undeliverable Shipments
23.) Costs caused for the Publisher by undeliverable shipments, e.g. in case of decline of receipt or non-collection from a collection point at the place of destination, may be deducted from any reimbursement due or charged to the customer in case of a second delivery.

Governing Law and Place of Jurisdiction
24.) Contracts closed via this website are governed by Swiss law. Sole place of jurisdiction for any dispute is Basel, Switzerland.

Standpunkte, Basel, April 2021.