The Latin word Impressum (printed, from the verb imprimĕre, i.e. to print), used in German, has no exact translation in modern English. It is a legally required statement of the ownership and authorship of a document, which must be included in books, newspapers, magazines and websites published in Germany and other German-speaking countries.


In Germany, even webpages need an impressum. So here is mine:

Angaben gemäß § 5 TMG:

Mario Dederichs
Krummer Büchel 3–5
50676 Köln

Vertretungsberechtigter Gesellschafter: Mario Dederichs

Inhaltlich verantwortlich gemäß § 55 Abs. 2 RStV: Mario Dederichs