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However, when linking to these internet services for the first time, LMU has checked the external content to determine whether it triggers a possible civil or criminal responsibility. We do not receive automatic information about changes to third-party internet offers and cannot permanently check if changes have taken place. This is why we cannot take responsibility for them either. The respective providers of the third-party internet offers are exclusively liable for illegal, incorrect or incomplete content and in particular for damages arising from the use or non-use of information from third parties. Nevertheless, we make every effort to check the referenced links regularly in relation to the above criteria.