As the service provider under section 7 para. 1 of the German Telemedia Services Act (TMG), IVG Immobilien GmbH is responsible in line with general legislation for its "own content". This content is to be differentiated from cross references ("links") which are provided to other websites. IVG Immobilien GmbH provides "external content" for use through the links.

"Links" are "live" (dynamic) transfers to other references.  Before publishing links, IVG Immobilien GmbH checked the external content to ensure its immunity from any potential civil or criminal liability.  However, IVG Immobilien GmbH does not regularly review external content accessed through links on its website to see if there are any changes which may constitute unlawful content.  IVG Immobilien GmbH will remove links which it has published if it becomes aware, or is made aware, of any illegal content accessed via these links inducing civil or criminal liability.