Published in accordance with e-commerce law, the Austrian Commercial Code, the Media Act and regulations concerning online settlement of disputes in consumer affairs:
Silhouette International Schmied AG
4020 Linz (Austria)
Tel.: +43 (0) 732 3848-0
Telefax +43 (0) 732 3848-422
VAT No.: ATU36926403
Company Register No.: FN 78436y, Linz Regional Court
CMO: Michael Schmied
COO: Thomas Windischbauer
CEO and CFO: Reinhard Mahr
The type of business is the manufacture and sale (plus site management) of “Silhouette” eyewear models – notably frames, lenses and optical appliances. Chamber: Austrian Economic Chamber (Upper Austria) (www.wko.at). Regulatory authority: Magistrate of the provincial capital of Linz. Trade denomination: Commerce other than regulated commerce with regulated agents. Trade type: Unlicensed trade. Professional and ethical regulations: e-commerce law www.ris.bka.gv.at; trade regulations www.ris.bka.gv.at; media law www.ris.bka.gv.at; Austrian Commercial Code www.ris.bka.gv.at.
The European Commission has set up an online platform for settling disputes (ODR), which you can find at http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/. We are neither obliged nor willing to take part in an out-of-court dispute resolution in front of a Consumer Arbitration Service.
The layout of the website and its individual content elements, such as photos, graphics and texts are protected by copyright. Copyright belongs to Silhouette and any commercial or marketing use thereof is only allowed with the prior express consent of Silhouette. Acquiring consent is essential, otherwise claims may arise for the infringement of copyright law or personal rights from the copyright owners and/or persons depicted, or from Silhouette. Due attention must be paid to time limitations of copyright laws in the case of consent given by Silhouette, and likewise to the obligatory accreditation of copyright-owners or photographers.
Copyright guidelines for the “Download” function
Photos from the Silhouette Website obtained via the “Download” function are available for private usage. Silhouette International’s business partners, their regional organisations and affiliated trade press outlets may also use them for marketing purposes and other commercial purposes, as long as they are not employed in any context that poses a risk to Silhouette’s reputation. Any kind of editing or alteration of the photos is prohibited. Changes made exclusively to the size of the photos without changing the proportions of the content in the image does not constitute an act of editing. Strict attention must be given to time limitations within the copyright laws.