Imprint / Provider Identification

The following information contains the legally required mandatory information on provider identification, data protection information obligations and other important legal information on the Internet presence of the Max Planck Institute for Biological Intelligence, in Foundation (i.f.) (www.bi.mpg.de). Until its final establishment, the Max Planck Institute for Biological Intelligence, i.f. is legally represented by its two predecessor institutes, the Max Planck Institute for Neurobiology (MPIN) and the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology (MPIO), as required by German law.

Provider

The provider of this Internet site within the legal meaning of the term is the registered association Max Planck Society for the Advancement of Science e.V.

Address

Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften e.V.
Hofgartenstraße 8
80539 München
Phone: +49 (89) 2108 – 0
Internet: www.mpg.de

Register of Societies and Associations

The Max Planck Society is registered in the Official Register of Societies and Associations at Berlin-Charlottenburg Local Court under the register number VR 13378 B.

Representatives

The Max Planck Society is legally represented by its Board of Directors which, in turn, is represented by the President of the Society, Prof. Dr. Martin Stratmann and by Secretary General Rüdiger Willems (on an interim basis). of the Society, Prof. Dr. Martin Stratmann and by Secretary General Dr. Ludwig Kronthaler.

Value Added Tax Identification Number

The value added tax identification number of the Max Planck Society is DE 129517720.

Editors

Responsible editors for the contents of the institute's website (www.bi.mpg.de) with regard to media law:

Dr. Stefanie Merker and Dr. Sabine Spehn
Heads of Communications
Max Planck Institute for Biological Intelligence, i.f.
Am Klopferspitz 18
82152 Martinsried
Email: cco@bi.mpg.de

Responsible editors for the departments, research groups and service facilities of the Max Planck Institute for Biological Intelligence, i.f.

Responsible editors for the departments, research groups and service facilities of the Max Planck Institute for Biological Intelligence, i.f. are, in the sense of the media law, the heads of the respective department, research group or service facility indicated on these pages.

Responsible editors for the following, linked external webpages are:

https://bonhoefferlab.de
Department Circuits - Synapses - Plasticity
Prof. Dr. Tobias Bonhoeffer
Email: office.bonhoeffer@bi.mpg.de

http://mayerlab.net
Max Planck Research Group Neurogenomics
Dr. Christian Mayer
Email: christian.mayer@bi.mpg.de

Photos

The insitute's Communications & Graphics Department (if not stated otherwise)

Technically responsible (Webmaster)

Technically responsible for the website of the MPI for Biological Intelligence are:
Dr. Sabine Spehn & Dr. Stefanie Merker
Email: cco@bi.mpg.de

Legal Structure

The Max Planck Society is a non-profit research facility which is organized as a registered association. All of the institutes and facilities of the Max Planck Society are largely autonomous in terms of organization and research, but as a rule have no legal capacity of their own.

Foreign Language Pages

To the extent that parts of this Internet site are offered in languages other than German, this represents a service exclusively for staff and guests of the Max Planck Society who are not proficient in German.

Liability for Contents of Online Information

As the provider of contents in accordance with Section 7 Paragraph 1 of the Tele-Media Law, the Max Planck Society shall be responsible for any contents which it makes available for use in accordance with general legal provisions. The Max Planck Society makes every effort to provide timely and accurate information on this Web site. Nevertheless, errors and inaccuracies cannot be completely ruled out. Therefore, the Max Planck Society does not assume any liability for the relevance, accuracy, completeness or quality of the information provided. The Max Planck Society shall not be liable for damage of a tangible or intangible nature caused directly or indirectly through the use or failure to use the information offered and/or through the use of faulty or incomplete information unless it is verifiably culpable of intent or gross negligence. The same shall apply to any downloadable software available free of charge. The Max Planck Society reserves the right to modify, supplement, or delete any or all of the information offered on its Internet site, or to temporarily or permanently cease publication thereof without prior and separate notification.

Links to Internet Sites of Third Parties

This Internet site includes links to external pages. These external links are designated as follows: . The respective provider shall be responsible for the contents of any linked external pages. In establishing the initial link, the Max Planck Society has reviewed the respective external content in order to determine whether such link entailed possible civil or criminal responsibility. However, a constant review of linked external pages is unreasonable without concrete reason to believe that a violation of the law may be involved. If the Max Planck Society determines such or it is pointed out by others that an external offer to which it is connected via a link entails civil or criminal responsibility, then the Max Planck Society will immediately eliminate any link to this offer. The Max Planck Society expressly dissociates itself from such contents.

Copyright

The layout, graphics employed and any other contents on the homepage of the Max Planck Society Internet site are protected by copyright law. © Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften e.V., Munich. All rights reserved.

Design

Rubinmedia,
Köln www.rubinmedia.de

Content Management System

CMS Fiona
JustRelate (former Infopark AG)
www.justrelate.com

Technical Project Management / Contact Person

Wulf Kaiser
Senior Project Leader, Internet IT Service Administrator
Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften e.V.
Hofgartenstrasse 8
D-80539 München
Email: wulf.kaiser@gv.mpg.de

Information regarding data protection

Information on data collection and data processing when visiting our website and using other offers can be found in our data protection declaration.

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