Website Terms of Use

  1. Subject of the Terms of Use

    1. SYNLAB International GmbH, Gubener Straße 39, 86156 Augsburg (hereinafter "SYNLAB") provides general information about the products of the SYNLAB Group on www.synlab.com (hereinafter the "Website").
    2. These Terms of Use (hereinafter the "Terms of Use") govern the use of this website by the user.
    3. Information about SYNLAB is available here.

  2. Changes to Website Terms of Use
    SYNLAB reserves the right to change these Terms of Use at any time with future effect.
  3. Availability

    1. The user is responsible for fulfilling the necessary technical requirements for contractual use. SYNLAB does not owe the user any such advice.
    2. There is no obligation for SYNLAB to provide the website. SYNLAB does not guarantee the technical availability of the website. In particular, maintenance, security and capacity requirements, in addition to events that are not within SYNLAB's sphere of influence (such as disruptions to public communication networks and power failures) may result in brief malfunctions or temporary interruptions on the website
    3. SYNLAB has the right to fully or partially change the website offer at any time.

  4. Protection of content; no responsibility for third-party content

    1. The majority of the content available on the website is protected by copyright or other industrial property rights and is owned by SYNLAB, companies associated with SYNLAB, or other third parties who have submitted the respective content. The compilation of the content as such may be protected as a database or database work within the meaning of Sections 4 (2) and 87a (1) UrhG (German Copyright Act). The user may only use this content in accordance with these Terms of Use.

    2. If the content available on the website partially originates from third parties (hereinafter "Third Party Content"), SYNLAB does not check this third-party content with regard to its completeness, accuracy and legality, and therefore accepts no responsibility or liability for the completeness, accuracy, legality and up-to-dateness of third-party content. This also applies with regard to the quality of the third-party content and its suitability for any particular purpose and also to the extent that third-party content links to any external websites.

  5. Rights of use

    1. If further use is not expressly permitted in these Terms of use, the user is hereby permitted to use the content of the website for personal purposes, provided that this does not give rise to a circumvention of technological protection measures. Furthermore, all rights to the content shall remain with the original rights holder (SYNLAB or the relevant third party).
    2. The mandatory statutory rights of the user (including reproduction for private use and other personal use per Section 53 UrhG) remains unaffected.

  6. Data protection
    SYNLAB's quality standards include the responsible handling of users' personal data. In this regard, please note SYNLAB's data privacy statement, which is available here.

  7. Limitation of liability
    If the user incurs damages as a result of the use of free services, SYNLAB is only liable in the case of intent (including malice) by SYNLAB.

  8. Severability clause
    If any provision of these Terms of Use is or becomes invalid, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions. A valid provision which most closely reflects the intended economic purpose of the parties shall be deemed as having been agreed in place of the invalid provision.
  9. Applicable law
    These Terms shall be governed by the law of the Federal Republic of Germany, excluding the CISG (UN Convention of Contracts for the International Sales of Goods).

  10. Place of jurisdiction
    If the user is a merchant, legal entity under public law or special fund under public law, the parties hereby agree on Munich as the place of jurisdiction for all disputes arising out of the use of the website, insofar as an agreement conferring jurisdiction is permissible.