Privacy policy

This version is valid from 03 April 2015.
These Terms of Use govern your use of the Website as well as the content, information and services offered through the Website.
These Terms of Use absolve or limit the liability of Het Domein Bokrijk VZW and other stakeholders, and also contain important provisions which you should be aware of.
If you do not agree with the provisions of the Terms of Use, or if you are not authorised to accept or recognise these Terms of Use, you may not access or use the Website, and you should stop using the Website and close it.

1. MANAGEMENT

The website www.bokrijk.be (hereinafter the “Website") is operated by non-profit organisation Het Domein Bokrijk VZW, with registered office at Bokrijklaan 1, 3600 Genk, registered in the Tongeren department of the register of legal entities of Antwerp under number 0407.037.833 and registered with the Belgian tax authorities with VAT number BE 0407.037.833 (hereinafter “Domein Bokrijk VZW”).

2. YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS

By visiting or using the Website, you and all the persons you represent agree with these terms and conditions (hereinafter the "Terms of Use”), and explicitly accept them without reservation or condition, and are bound by these provisions.
This means that by visiting or using the Website, an agreement comes into force between you and all the persons you represent on the one hand, and Domein Bokrijk VZW on the other. Under these Terms of Use, the word "person" is understood to mean both natural persons and all entities with or without legal personality.
By visiting or using the Website, you also confirm that you are legally authorised to recognise and accept these Terms of Use in both your own name and on behalf of all persons you represent.
Domein Bokrijk VZW is at all times entitled to change, supplement or amend these Terms of Use at its discretion and for any reason whatsoever, without prior notice and without having to provide any justification to you or the persons you represent. Under no circumstances may you add to, modify or improve these Terms of Use.
Every time you use the Website, the latest version of these Terms of Use is applicable. Therefore, whenever you visit and/or use the Website, you should check the date of the Terms of Use (which is specified at the beginning of the Terms of Use) to see if a new version is in force.

3. OWNERSHIP AND PERMITTED USE OF THE WEBSITE

The Website and all the information (text, graphics, video and audio), images, logos, icons, software, designs, applications, calculators, models, data and other elements contained on or through the Website are and remain the property of Domein Bokrijk VZW or its licensors. Your use of the Website, does not entitle you to property rights or any other rights to the Website or its content.
The Website may be used only in the manner expressly described in these Terms of Use.
The Website may only be used for lawful purposes. You may only use the Website with commercially available SSL Web browsers.
The contents of this Website may be copied, reproduced, republished, downloaded, transmitted, broadcast, indexed, catalogued and/or distributed in whole or in part in any manner whatsoever, including through social networks, provided this promotes the Website of Domein Bokrijk VZW in a positive manner, and provided each reproduction contains a reference of the source at www.bokrijk.be, all this with due observance of the entitlement of Domein Bokrijk VZW to terminate this right at any moment.
You are granted the right to use the content of the Website on condition that you do not change the content, that you leave all copyright, trademark and other proprietary notices intact, and that you agree to all terms, conditions and notices accompanying the content or which are mentioned in any other way on the Website.
The licensing conditions, provisions and notices of any software and other materials that can be downloaded, displayed or used in any other way via the Website must be respected.
Failure to comply with the terms, conditions and notices on the Website and/or misuse will automatically lead to termination, without notice, of all rights granted to you. In this case, all examples or copies of materials downloaded from the Website in your possession or under your control must be destroyed immediately. At the first request of Domein Bokrijk VZW, you must provide proof of this destruction. Except for the limited permission to use the content of the Website, Domein Bokrijk VZW grants you no express or implied rights under any patent right, trademark right, copyright or other property right, intellectual or otherwise.

4. LINKS TO OTHER SITES

Certain sections of the Website may contain hyperlinks to third-party content, or to Websites operated by third parties. Domein Bokrijk VZW is not responsible for the quality and accuracy of such content. In addition, Domein Bokrijk VZW cannot be regarded as an authority that in general approves, publishes or permits these sites or their content. The operators of these Websites are solely responsible for complying with the laws and regulations, including those in connection with the products and services they offer for sale on their Websites, in particular regarding the protection of consumers, distance selling, legislation in connection with prices, etc.

5. PRIVACY POLICY

Personal data provided or collected through or in connection with the Website will be used solely in accordance with the privacy policy of Domein Bokrijk VZW, as published on the Website.

6. DISCLAIMER, EXCLUSION AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF RIGHTS AND INDEMNITY

Domein Bokrijk VZW is not responsible for the content and use of the Website. For this reason, the following provisions are applicable.

6.1 Information on the Website
Domein Bokrijk VZW does not guarantee that the information on the Website is accurate, up to date or complete. The information contained on this Website may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Domein Bokrijk VZW accepts no responsibility, and expressly disclaims any responsibility, for updating this site to maintain information up to date, accurate or complete. Accordingly, you should confirm the accuracy and completeness of all information posted on the Website before making any decision related to any services, products, or any other matter, whether offered on this Website or otherwise.
Domein Bokrijk VZW does not guarantee that it will resolve any reported problems, even if Domein Bokrijk VZW provides information with a view to resolving such issues.
6.2 Use
The use of this Website is entirely at your own risk.
The Website is put at your disposal such as it is, without express or implied guarantees of any nature. To the extent permitted by applicable law, and without the following being an exhaustive list, Domein Bokrijk VZW, its licensors, and all its affiliated companies exclude all responsibility for all offers, guarantees, conditions, safeguards of non-infringement, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, performance, durability, availability, accuracy or completeness of the Website. No offers, guarantees or special conditions can arise from the use of a particular operating method, certain commercial practices or normal use under any circumstances.
You are solely responsible for obtaining, processing and maintaining all computers, hardware and software, internet services and other equipment and services you need to use the Website.
The internet is not a secure medium, it can be intercepted or the subject of voluntary or involuntary breaches of security and privacy. Website availability can be affected by numerous factors beyond the control of Domein Bokrijk VZW. It is possible that the Website is not secure,  private, or free from interceptions. Domein Bokrijk VZW and its licensors are not liable to you or any other person for any loss or damage which you or any other person suffers as a result of a failure or refusal by Domein Bokrijk VZW to respond to a message sent to Domein Bokrijk VZW via the Website or email, nor for the non-reception, late reception, taking note of, treatment or acceptance of such messages by Domein Bokrijk VZW, nor for any loss or damage suffered as the result of an operational failure, malfunction, interruption, change, alteration or closure of the Website and/or email services.
Without limiting the foregoing, Domein Bokrijk VZW and its licensors do not guarantee that:
(a) the Website is compatible with your computer, peripheral equipment and software;
(b) the Website will be available, function without interruption, be error free, or that all errors will be corrected;
(c) the Website will meet your needs;
(d) the information contained on the Website or which can be obtained via the Website is accurate, complete, in the correct order or available in good time;
(e) some or specific results will be available via the Website;
(f) the use of the Website - including browsing and downloading of information - will be free of viruses, "Trojan horses", "worms" and/or other destructive or damaging elements; or (g) the use of the Website does not infringe on the rights (including intellectual property rights) of any individual.
Domein Bokrijk VZW, its suppliers and all other companies associated with Domein Bokrijk VZW decline any responsibility for such matters in the broadest sense possible within the applicable law.
6.3 Exclusion of liability
Domein Bokrijk VZW, its licensors, and all other companies affiliated to Domein Bokrijk VZW will under no circumstances, except in the event of gross negligence or fraud, be liable to you or any other person for loss of use, loss of production, loss of revenue or profit loss (real or estimated), loss of markets, economic loss, special, incidental, direct or indirect derivative losses or damages, whether based on contractual or non-contractual liability or under any other legal basis arising therefrom, related in any way to use of the Website by you or any other person, regardless of negligence, errors or violation by Domein Bokrijk VZW, its licensors and/or any companies related to Domein Bokrijk VZW, and regardless of whether Domein Bokrijk VZW and/or its licensors were aware of the possibility that you or any other person might suffer such loss or damage.
6.4 Waiver of rights
In connection with your use of the Website, you hereby forever waive any rights, claims, complaints, demands, actions, measures, liability claims, liabilities, regulatory fines, costs and fees of any kind that arise in any known or unknown way either now or in the future against Domein Bokrijk VZW, its licensors, and their respective franchisees, affiliates, agents, directors, officers, employees, information providers, service providers, suppliers, subcontractors, individuals who provide or possess licenses and any other involved or associated persons.
6.5 Indemnification
You shall defend and indemnify Domein Bokrijk VZW, its licensors, and all of their respective franchisees, affiliates, agents, directors, officers, employees, information providers, service providers, suppliers, subcontractors, persons issuing or possessing licences and all other involved or associated persons (collectively, the "Indemnified Parties") with respect to all liabilities, expenses and costs, including reasonable legal fees and expenses, without limitation, incurred by the Indemnified Parties in the context of a claim or demand arising out of or relating to your use of the Website.
You must cooperate in good faith with the Indemnified Parties in any defence against claims or demands. You must provide your full cooperation in requests for any advice and information to be provided by the Indemnified Parties in verbal or written form.

7. TERMINATION OF YOUR RIGHT OF USE AND THE WEBSITE

If you breach these Terms of Use, you may no longer use the Website.
Domein Bokrijk VZW may at any time, and at its sole discretion,:
(a) completely or partially change the site, or temporarily or permanently take it offline;
(b) temporarily or permanently terminate your permission to use the Website without notice and without liability to you or any other person
If the use of the Website by you or a person you represent is terminated by Domein Bokrijk VZW, then:
(a) these Terms of Use and any other agreements which exist at that time between Domein Bokrijk VZW and you and/or any person you represent, remain in force; and
(b) Domein Bokrijk VZW may continue to use and share your personal data in accordance with Domein Bokrijk VZW’s privacy policy, as published on the Website.

8. GENERAL PROVISIONS

If any of the provisions of these Terms of Use is or becomes wholly or partially invalid, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions.
These Terms of Use are exclusively governed by Belgian law, and must be interpreted as such.
Any dispute which might arise out of or relating to these Terms of Use shall be definitively settled by the courts with jurisdiction in the area of Domein Bokrijk VZW’s registered office.