General terms and conditions and use of this website

Foreword and your acceptance of these terms and conditions

These terms and conditions govern the use of the www.springsyple.com website ("Site") by visitors and users (hereafter "User(s)” or “You”) developed by Springsyple SA/NV (hereafter “Springsyple” or “We” or “Us”) and all products and services offered by Springsyple.

By visiting this Site and/or making use of Springsyple’s product and service offerings, You agree to the below principles and signify your acceptance with these terms and conditions. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use our Site.

Ownership of site and content

The Site is the property of Springsyple and its licensors.

As long as you comply with these terms and conditions, Springsyple grants You a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited privilege to enter and use the Site.

All text, information, graphics, user interfaces, visual interfaces, photographs, trademarks, logos, sounds, music, artwork and computer code (collectively, “Content”), including but not limited to the design, structure, selection, coordination, expression, “look and feel” and arrangement of such Content contained on the Site, is owned, controlled or licensed by or to Springsyple, and is protected by copyright, patent and trademark laws, and various other intellectual property rights.

Except if expressly provided by Springsyple in these terms and conditions, no part of the Site and no Content may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, publicly displayed, encoded, translated, transmitted or distributed in any way (including “mirroring”) to any other computer, server, website or other medium for publication or distribution or for any (commercial) use, without Springsyple’s express prior written consent.

Except as otherwise agreed, You may use information on Springsyple products and services (such as data sheets, knowledge base articles, and similar materials) made available from time to time by Springsyple, provided that you (1) do not remove any proprietary notices in all copies of such documents, (2) use such information only for your personal, non-commercial informational purpose and do not copy or post such information on any networked computer or broadcast it in any media, (3) make no modifications to any such information, and (4) not make any additional representations or warranties relating to such documents.

Your use of this website

You may not use any “deep-link”, “page-scrape”, “robot”, “spider” or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of the Site or any Content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Site or any Content, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through the Site. Springsyple reserves the right to bar any such activity.

You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of the Site, or any other systems or networks connected to the Site or to any Springsyple server, or to any of the services offered on or through the Site, by hacking, password “mining” or any other illegitimate means.

You may not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the Site or any network connected to the Site, nor breach the security or authentication measures on the Site or any network connected to the Site. You may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information on any other user of or visitor to the Site, or any other customer of Springsyple, including any Springsyple account not owned by you, to its source, or exploit the Site or any service or information made available or offered by or through the Site, in any way where the purpose is to reveal any information, including but not limited to personal identification or information, other than your own information, as provided for by the Site.

You agree that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure of the Site or Springsyple’s systems or networks, or any systems or networks connected to the Site or to Springsyple.

You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any transaction being conducted on the Site, or with any other person’s use of the Site.

You may not forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any message or transmittal you send to or by Springsyple on or through the Site or any service offered on or through the Site. You may not pretend that you are, or that you represent, someone else, or impersonate any other individual or entity.

You may not use the Site or any Content for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms and conditions, or to solicit the performance of any illegal activity or other activity which infringes the rights of Springsyple or others.

You may not use or export or re-export any Content or any copy or adaptation of such Content, or any product or service offered on the Site, in violation of any applicable laws or regulations, including - without limitation - European Union export laws and regulations.

Privacy

Springsyple’s Privacy Policy applies to the use of this Site and the use of products and services offered by Springsyple, and is part of these terms and conditions. To view Springsyple’s Privacy Policy, click here.

Links to other sites and to the Springsyple site

This Site may contain links to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. These sites are provided solely as a convenience to our Users. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website's own terms and policies.

Disclaimers and warranties

Springsyple does not promise that the Site or any Content, service or feature of the Site is error-free or uninterrupted, or that any defect will be corrected, or that your use of the site will provide specific results. The Site and its content are delivered on an “as-is” and “as-available” basis. Springsyple cannot ensure that any files or other data you download from the site will be free of viruses or contamination or destructive features. Springsyple disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including any warranties of accuracy, non-infringement, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Springsyple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site and/or any Springsyple services. You assume total responsibility for your use of the Site and any linked sites. Your sole remedy against Springsyple for dissatisfaction with the Site or any content is to stop using the Site or any such content.

The above disclaimer applies to any damages, liability or injuries caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction of or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use, whether for breach of contract, tort, negligence or any other cause of action.

Springsyple reserves the right to do any of the following, at any time and for any reason, without notice: (1) to modify, suspend or terminate operation of or access to the Site, or any portion of the Site; (2) to modify or change the information on the Site, or any portion of the Site except for legal terms and conditions and the Privacy Policy; and (3) to interrupt the operation of the Site, or any portion of the Site, as necessary to perform routine or non-routine maintenance, error correction, or other changes or for security purposes.

The materials on the Site with respect to products and services may be out of date, and Springsyple makes no commitment to update the materials on the Site with respect to such products and services.

Springsyple administers and operates the www.springsyple.com Site from its location in Brussels, Belgium. Other Springsyple sites may be administered and operated from various locations inside and/or outside the European Union. Although the Site is accessible worldwide, not all features, products or services discussed, referenced, provided or offered through or on the Site are available to all persons or in all geographic locations, or appropriate or available for use in your country.

Springsyple reserves the right to limit, at its sole discretion, the provision and quantity of any feature, product or service to any person or geographic area. If you choose to access the Site from outside Belgium, you do so on your own initiative and you are solely responsible for complying with applicable local laws.

Springsyple provides access to Springsyple international data and, therefore, may contain references or cross references to Springsyple products, programs and services that are not announced in your country. Such reference does not imply that Springsyple in your country intends to announce such products, programs or services.

Limitation of liability

Except where prohibited by law, in no event will Springsyple be liable to You for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental or punitive damages, including lost profits, even if Springsyple has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

If Springsyple is found to be liable to You for any damage or loss which arises out of or is in any way connected with your use of the Site or any Content, Springsyple’s liability shall in no event exceed €100.00 (or US$125.00).

You agree that Springsyple will not be liable to you or to any third party for termination of your access to the Site as a result of your violation of these terms and conditions.

Your violation of these terms and conditions

Any violation by You of these terms and conditions may cause irreparable harm to Springsyple, for which damages can be claimed, and You consent to Springsyple obtaining any injunctive or equitable relief that Springsyple deems necessary or appropriate in such circumstances. These remedies are in addition to any other remedies Springsyple may have at law or in equity.

Springsyple may, at its sole discretion and without prior notice, terminate your access to the Site and/or block your future access to the Site if We determine that You have violated these terms and conditions or other agreements or guidelines which may be associated with your use of the Site.

Springsyple may, at its sole discretion and without prior notice, terminate your access to the Site, for cause, which includes (but is not limited to) (1) requests by law enforcement or other government agencies, (2) a request by You (self-initiated account deletions), (3) discontinuance or material modification of the Site or any service offered on or through the Site, or (4) unexpected technical issues or problems.

If Springsyple does take any legal action against You as a result of your violation of these terms and conditions, Springsyple will be entitled to recover from You, and You agree to pay, all reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs of such action, in addition to any other relief granted to Springsyple.

You agree to indemnify and hold Springsyple, its officers, directors, shareholders, predecessors, successors in interest, employees, agents, subsidiaries and affiliates, harmless from any demands, loss, liability, claims or expenses (including attorneys’ fees), made against Springsyple by any third party due to or arising out of or in connection with your abuse of the Site.

Additional terms and conditions

Additional terms and conditions may apply for employers, for registration on the Site and/or to specific portions or features of the Site, including contests, promotions or other similar or additional features. If there is a conflict between these terms and conditions and the terms applicable to a specific portion of the Site or for any service offered on or through the Site, the latter terms shall prevail for your use of that portion of the Site or the specific service.

Miscellaneous

If any of the provisions of these terms and conditions are held by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction to be void or unenforceable, such provisions shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary and replaced with a valid provision that best embodies the intent of these terms and conditions, so that these terms and conditions shall remain in full force and effect.

Changes to these terms and conditions and disputes

Springsyple has the discretion to update these terms and conditions at any time. When We do, We will post a notification on the main page of our Site and/or send you an email (when you have provided us your email address). We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes in order to stay informed. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to these terms and conditions will be deemed as your acceptance of those changes.

Except in case of contrary provisions of imperative law, Belgian law is applicable to this General terms and conditions & the Belgian courts are competent in case of a dispute.

Contacting us

If you have any questions about these terms and conditions, the use of this Site or about products and services offered by Springsyple, please contact us at contact@springsyple.com

Springsyple S.A. / N.V.
Avenue Louise - Louizalaan 367
B-1050 Brussels
Belgium
www.springsyple.com
Version 1.3
Last Review: August 23, 2016

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