Contacts & Legal Notice

dfv Media Group (photo: dfv Media Group)
Our mother ship: dfv Media Group publishing company in Frankfurt am Main/Germany (photo: dfv Media Group)
Our publishing company dfv Media Group

(service provider as per section 5 of the German Telemedia Act: §5 Telemediengesetz):

Deutscher Fachverlag GmbH
Mainzer Landstr. 251
60326 Frankfurt am Main

: +49 69-7595-01; Telefax: +49 69-7595-2999: E-Mail:

dfv Mediengruppe
(photo: dfv Media Group)

Executive Management Board:
Peter Esser (co-speaker), Sönke Reimers (co-speaker), Thomas Berner, Markus Gotta

Supervisory Board:
Andreas Lorch, Catrin Lorch, Peter Ruß

Local Court: AG Frankfurt am Main HRB 8501
Corporate VAT no.: DE 114139662

Responsible editor (as per §55 sec. 2 RStV, address as service provider above): Christiane Preuschat

International editor: Mike Dawson (Twitter: @GermanRetail)

Regular Contributors:
Bernd Biehl, Dr Jürgen Briem (Paris), Doris Evans (Auckland), Gerrit-Milena Falker, Silvia Flier (Hong Kong), Maurizio Giuri, Mathias Himberg, Jens Holst, Marco Kitzmann, Jörg Konrad, Heidrun Krost, Dirk Lenders, Birgitt Loderhose, Jan Mende, Annette C. Müller, Matthias Queck (Berlin), Sebastian Rennack (Warsaw), Jörg Rode, Karin Schilling (pictures & photos), Hans Jürgen Schulz, Dr Michalina Szczepańska (Warsaw

Readers are encouraged to participate with comments, providing they are relevant to the news stories concerned. No comments will be published that are abusive, threatening, defamatory, sexist, racist, misleading, invasive of privacy or of a purely commercial nature. If you wish to complain about a comment, please contact the editor.

According to EU regulation no. 524/2013 of the European Parliament and the Council Decision of 21st May 2013 regarding the regulation of online consumer disputes, the European Commission has set up an online ODR platform for out-of-court settlements concerning the same:

Deutscher Fachverlag GmbH is neither obliged nor willing to participate in dispute resolution procedures by any consumer arbitration board.