Terms and Conditions of Use for the
BUSCH-JAEGER Image Database

Revised: March 2010

1. General

The following Terms and Conditions of Use apply exclusively to the contractual relationship between BUSCH-JAEGER (BJE) as operator of the Image Database and the user of the database (User).

BJE operates the Image Database and in accordance with this agreement makes online product images and selected interior images available to its customers. BJE does not make these pictures available exclusively, and only makes them available under the terms and conditions below for non-transferable use by third parties.


2. Image Data

The images made available must be used exclusively for editorial and advertising purposes for BJE ?? products in print media and digital media. It is not permitted to edit or alter the Image Data. Technical adaptations require the approval of BJE, which may possibly be granted in exceptional cases.

The User has the option of downloading Image Data in different gradations of quality for different purposes. The formats available to the User are 72 dpi RGB jpg for Web, 150 dpi RGB jpg for PowerPoint, and 300 dpi CYMK jpg for digital/offset printing.


3. Use free of charge

The use of the Image Database and the granting of the right to use the Image Data made available is free of charge. All costs incurred in connection with access to the Database are to be borne by the User.


4. Defects, liability

The use of the Image Data is at the User’s risk. BJE accepts no liability and assumes no responsibility for the content of the Image Data (e.g. that only current products are pictured). The User has sole responsibility for the admissibility of using the Image Data.

With regard to the Image Database, BJE endeavours to ensure trouble-free and reliable operation of the Website. BJE accepts no liability in the event of the Website not being usable, or for loss or damage arising from or in connection with the use of the Website.

The User indemnifies BJE from all third-party claims asserted against BJE in connection with the use of the Image Data or their content by the User (or on the User’s behalf), and shall reimburse BJE for all costs and expenses incurred; this does not apply insofar as the claims are caused by gross negligence or intent on the part of BJE.


5. Copyright

All rights of use and exploitation rights to the Image Data made available in this Image Database are held by BUSCH-JAEGER Elektro GmbH, Freisenbergstraße 2, 58513 Lüdenscheid, Germany. BJE reserves all rights.


6. Place of jurisdiction and applicable law; miscellanea  

If the User is a trader, the sole place of jurisdiction for all disputes arising directly or indirectly from the contractual relationship is Lüdenscheid. BJE is however entitled to take legal action at the User’s domicile. 

The legal relations in connection with this contract are subject to German substantive law to the exclusion of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG).

Should individual provisions of the contract be invalid in law, the other parts of the contract remain binding.