Legal Disclosure

Information in accordance with section 5 TMG

SmartPLS GmbH
Ahornstr. 54
D-25474 Bönningstedt


Tel: +49 02173 2643460
Mail: support[at]
Internet address:

Register entry

The SmartPLS GmbH is a limited liability corporation, which is registered with the commercial register of the Pinneberg Local Court under the number HRB 11552 PI. Place of company registration: Bönningstedt

VAT Identification Number


D-U-N-S Number

313271351 (Cage Code: CL838)

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

Personally liable partner: SmartPLS GmbH
Managing Directors: Prof. Dr. Christian Ringle, Dipl. Wi-Inf. Sven Wende

EU dispute resolution

The European Commission provides a platform for online dispute resolution (ODR):
Our e-mail address can be found above in the site notice.

Dispute resolution proceedings in front of a consumer arbitration board

We are not willing or obliged to participate in dispute resolution proceedings in front of a consumer arbitration board.


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).

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 such link immediately.

Our web pages and their content 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 owner of the rights. Individual reproductions of a work are allowed only for private use, and must not serve (either directly or indirectly) for earnings. Unauthorized utilization of copyrighted works is punishable (§ 106 of copyright law).