Imprint and legal information

GraphScope™ is a registered trademark of metaphacts GmbH.

Information in accordance with section 5 TMG

metaphacts GmbH
Daimlerstraße 36
69190 Walldorf

Represented by

Dr. Peter Haase


+49 6227 6989965

Person responsible for content in accordance with 55 Abs. 2 RStV

Dr. Peter Haase


Accountability for content

The contents of our pages have been created with the utmost care. However, we cannot guarantee the contents‘ accuracy, completeness or topicality. According to statutory provisions, we are furthermore responsible for our own content on these web pages. In this context, please note that we are accordingly not obliged to monitor merely the transmitted or saved information of third parties, or investigate circumstances pointing to illegal activity. Our obligations to remove or block the use of information under generally applicable laws remain unaffected by this as per §§ 8 to 10 of the Telemedia Act (TMG).

Accountability for links

Responsibility for the content of external links (to web pages of third parties) lies solely with the operators of the linked pages. No violations were evident to us at the time of linking. Should any legal infringement become known to us, we will remove the respective link immediately.


Our web pages and their contents are subject to German copyright law. Unless expressly permitted by law (§ 44a et seq. of the copyright law), every form of utilizing, reproducing or processing works subject to copyright protection on our web pages requires the prior consent of the respective owner of the rights. Individual reproductions of a work are allowed only for private use, so must not serve either directly or indirectly for earnings. Unauthorized utilization of copyrighted works is punishable (§ 106 of the copyright law).

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Data protection and privacy

Effective November 18th, 2015

metaphacts GmbH appreciates your visit to our Web site or GraphScope Demo and thanks you for your interest in our company, our products and our services. Protection of your privacy and personal data is a very important matter for us. To ensure a high level of transparency and security, our declaration on data protection as set forth below will inform you as to the nature, scope and purpose of any collection, use and processing of information and data recorded by us. In this respect, please keep in mind that this declaration on data protection refers only to the publicly accessible Web sites and GraphScope demos with the following Internet addresses/URLs of metaphacts.

1. External Links

Our Web site also refers to third parties. As a rule, these are identified by stating the relevant Internet address or the company/product logo. metaphacts has no influence whatsoever on the contents and design of sites of other providers and therefore cannot extend the warranties under this declaration on data protection to such sites. Nor does the fact that we refer to such sites mean that we adopt their contents as our own.

2. Cookies

A cookie is a small data text file stored on your computer or mobile device (if permitted by your browser) that metaphacts can retrieve to identify you while you are on our site. The cookies can only be read by the website which set it. No other company has access to these cookies. A cookie cannot retrieve any other data from your hard drive or device, pass on a computer virus, or capture your email address. It is possible for you to set your browser so cookies are rejected or you are informed of them before they’re stored.

2.1 Session Cookies

Our Web sites use so-called session cookies. These cookies deposit data for purposes of technical regulation in your browser’s memory. However, they do not contain any personal data and are deleted after your browser is closed.

2.2 Mandatory Cookies

metaphacts GmbH deposits mandatory cookies on your computer, which are partly not deleted after conclusion of your session. This makes it possible for the website to recognize your computer at your next visit and adapt the website to your interests. With your consent, metaphacts stores your password so you do not have to re-enter it each time.

2.3 Website analytics

Our website uses Google Anayltics. With this, we can analyze the utilization of our website using cookies. From the collected data, we compile profiles using pseudonyms. We do not use the collected data to identify the visitors.

3. Communication-related and Use-related Data

You visit metaphacts Web site without us finding out who you are. Only for statistical and internal system-related purposes do we record the access time, the quantity of data transferred, the pages of ours that you visited, the page from which you accessed our Web site and the browser that you use (log files), in addition to your IP address. To the extent that such information might enable conclusions in relation to personal data, these are naturally subject to the relevant statutory data protection provisions.

4. Collection of Personal Data

In order to be able to utilize the services offered on our Web site, in particular, downloads, online forums, online applications, registrations for our courses or registrations for other services, it is necessary that we obtain personal data from you. The personal data entails individual statements concerning personal and material relations pertaining to you, such as your name, your address or your e-mail address. Such information is collected by us only if you provide it voluntarily and show us in this way that you agree to the use and processing thereof.

5. Use and Processing of Personal Data

As a rule, metaphacts GmbH uses and processes the personal data provided for purposes of contractual settlement and processing your enquiries and requests. Data with personal content is processed and used to a limited extent for customer management and marketing purposes, provided the relevant statutory provisions permit this. Should you no longer agree to such use, you may object to further use at any time.

6. Forwarding of Data

metaphacts GmbH does business globally. To this extent, in order to better process your matter, it might be necessary to forward your data to local distribution partners, whose registered office might also be located in countries outside the EU. However, such transmission takes place only within the group and only for the aforementioned purposes. Naturally, we do not forward your data to other third parties, unless we are obliged to do so by virtue of statutory provisions or judicial order. In particular, your personal data will never be sold or exchanged.

7. E-mail Contact

Should you provide us with your e-mail address, we will also communicate with you by e-mail. Should you no longer desire such information, it is naturally possible for you at any time to revoke your consent. In this case, please send us a short message to the given postal or e-mail address.

8. Technical and Organizational Data Protection

metaphacts GmbH takes those technical and organizational measures appropriate given the respective purpose of the data protection in order to protect the information provided by you against abuse and loss. Such data is stored in a secure operating environment that is not accessible to the public. In addition, each of our employees is naturally instructed on data protection and obliged to enter into a confidentiality covenant.

9. Modification of the Declaration on Data Protection

As a result of the ongoing development of the Internet, it will be necessary to adapt this declaration on data protection to changing conditions on an ongoing basis. Timely notice of such modification shall be given on this page.

10. Information and Other Rights, Contact

Upon written request, our data protection officer or employee responsible for her tasks would be happy to provide you with information as to whether – and if so, which – personal data we store in relation to you. Should your personal data be incorrect, you may have this rectified immediately. Any such information or modification is free of charge. Moreover, you are entitled to revoke your consent to use of data in the future, in whole or in part. Should you desire this, we will delete or block your relevant data. In order to assert such rights, please contact us.

You may contact metaphacts directly at any time should you have questions, comments or complaints in connection with this declaration on data protection: Contact



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