Revocation instruction:

"Consumers have legal right of revocation. A consumer is any natural person who concludes a legal transaction for purposes that cannot be attributed to a commercial or freelance activity (§13 BGB (German Civil Code))."

Right of revocation:

You have a right to revoke this contract within 14 days without a specification of grounds. The right of revocation amounts to 14 days from the day on which you or a third party who is named by you and who is not the carrier gained possession of the last partial shipment or the last item. To exert your right of revocation, you must inform us, Schattauer GmbH, Verlag für Medizin und Naturwissenschaften, Hölderlinstraße 3, in 70174 Stuttgart, Germany, phone: +49-711-22987-0, Fax: +49-711-22987-85, e-mail:, about your decision to revoke this contract with a clear declaration (e. g., by a letter sent by post, fax, or e-mail). You can use the provided Initiates file downloadsample revocation form, but the use of this form is not mandatory. To observe the revocation period, it suffices when you send the notification for the exertion of the right of revocation before the revocation period has expired.

Consequences of the Revocation:

If you revoke this contract, we may return all payments that we have obtained from you, including delivery costs (with the exception of additional costs arising from the circumstance that you have chosen another type of delivery than the standard, most affordable delivery that we offer), immediately and within 14 days from the day on which we received the notification of your revocation of this contract at the latest. For this repayment, we will use the same means of payment that you used for the original transaction unless otherwise expressly agreed with you; under no circumstances will you be charged a fee for this repayment. We can refuse the repayment until we have received the goods again or you have provided proof that you have returned the goods, depending on which is the earlier point in time. You must return and hand over the goods immediately and in any case within 14 days of the day on which you informed us about the revocation of this contract to us at Schattauer GmbH, Verlag für Medizin und Naturwissenschaften, Hölderlinstraße 3, 70174 Stuttgart. The period is considered to be observed if you return the goods before the period of 14 days has expired. You bear the direct costs for the return shipment of the goods. You are liable for any loss in value of the goods only if this loss in value is due to a handling of the goods that cannot be attributed to your check of the composition, properties, and function of the goods.

End of the revocation instruction.

Exclusions from the right of revocation:

Insofar as nothing else is agreed, the right of revocation is excluded under the following circumstances: Contracts for the delivery of goods manufactured according to customer desire or according to the customer's personal needs (e. g., print on demand) or goods which are not suited for a return shipment due to their composition (e-books, downloads, etc.). Contracts for the delivery of CDs, videos, DVDs, and software insofar as they have been opened by the buyer. The exclusion of the right of revocation in these special cases is also pointed out during the ordering process, and the consent of the buyer is explicitely requested.