Legal information & General Terms and Conditions

Legal information

This legal information applies to this website and domain. It does not apply to the websites and domains of ZEISS companies that, for example, have amended legal information due to national legislation. Please therefore be aware of the respective legal information of all ZEISS websites you visit or programs you use.

In some cases, ZEISS websites also contain links to websites of third-party, ZEISS-external companies to which this data privacy declaration and legal information do not apply.

Information published under the ZEISS domain may contain references to products and services which have not been advertised or made available in your country. Such information does not imply that ZEISS intends to offer these products or services in your country at a later date. You may want to contact our regional sales organization which will be pleased to provide you with information on the availability of these products and services. The presentation of the products and services on our website does not constitute a binding sales offer.

If software is offered for download free of charge, ZEISS accepts no liability for any damages resulting from the download or use of the software. The software is downloaded and used exclusively at the user's own risk and without any liability or warranty, except in the event of any intent or gross negligence on the part of ZEISS.

In some areas of our websites, we also provide information about, and links to, third-party websites. We do this only if we are firmly convinced of the seriousness of the respective supplier. However, ZEISS is not responsible for the data privacy stipulations or contents of these websites and assumes no liability in this regard. These external links are marked with the following icon:

ZEISS holds and reserves all rights to the content and layout of its websites. The intellectual property contained on our websites and our brands are protected. The text, images, and graphics on our websites and their layout, etc., as well as animations and software, are subject to copyright law and other protective legislation. Reproduction, rendition or playback of the whole or parts thereof is prohibited unless our written permission has been obtained in advance. This website does not grant any license for the use of the intellectual property. ZEISS reserves the right to change, suspend or close down websites at any time and without prior notice.

Despite the careful compilation of the content of our websites, we do not grant any guarantee of their faultlessness, accuracy, completeness or undisturbed accessibility. Insofar as is legally permissible, we assume no liability for direct or indirect damages including loss of earnings arising from the use of our website, or in connection with information made available on the website. We reserve the right to change or supplement the information provided, and to do so at any time.

© Carl Zeiss AG – Last amendment: April 2016