Welcome to www.westartup.eu, a website operated by the company westartup, hereinafter referred to as “the westartup company”, this website being hereinafter referred to as “the Website”.
The use of the Website is subject to acceptance of these Website Rules in their most recent version (“the Rules”). Should you not accept to comply with these Website Rules, you must leave the Website immediately.
By accessing to the Website, you are deemed to have read and accepted the Website Rules. The connection logs and any data gathered during your sessions on the Website are legally enforceable evidence, and form a valid proof of the acceptance of the Website Rules.
The westartup company reserves the right to modify the Website Rules from time to time.
These Website Rules are without prejudice to the westartup User Agreement which is mandatory for anyone who wishes to become a registered user and enjoy our specific services.
Intellectual Property Rights
The Website and any information or elements available on it are protected by intellectual property rights and personality rights owned by, or licensed to, the westartup company (hereinafter “westartup Exclusive Rights”). Any and all rights and title to use in any manner whatsoever the Website or any information or elements available on it (such as trademarks, logos, pictures, drawings, illustrations, texts, video or audio files, without limitation), are expressly reserved to the westartup company, and any use whatsoever thereof is subject to westartup company’s prior and express consent.
Subject to acceptance of, and compliance with, the Website Rules, the westartup company hereby grants you a limited authorization, as to the works and other subject matters of Westartup Exclusive Rights, for the sole purposes of accessing and viewing the Website and the elements available on it. This authorization is limited to a necessarily temporary consultation, and to a normal and non commercial use of the Website, within the boundaries set forth in accordance with these Website Rules and the applicable laws.
Any reproduction or public communication, whether in whole or in part, of the Website, or of any of the elements available on it, on or through any media or device whatsoever, without the authorization granted by westartup company under these Website Rules, is expressly forbidden. Any unauthorized use of the Website will be regarded as counterfeiting and may be prosecuted either in civil or criminal proceedings.
The reproduction and the public communication of the Website or of any element available on it are authorized only within the limitations permitted by law and for strictly private and non commercial purposes. Any out print or reproduction on paper in any manner in more than one copy, are forbidden.
Any use of the “westartup” logo, trade or commercial name, as well as of any associated logo, drawing or picture, is strictly forbidden without the westartup Company’s prior and written consent. Amongst others, any kind of use of the word “westartup” for search engine optimization, search engine referencing, like, without limitation, metatags, keywords, Adwords, commercial links, as well as the use of the same word in hyperlinks or other kinds of html surfing techniques, will be regarded as unauthorized use of the westartup logo or trade name, and are strictly forbidden.
The westartup company reserves the right to update, modify, amend, suspend or delete the Website or any part thereof, as it deems appropriate, without obligation. Any suggestions or requests for putting additional information are welcome and may be sent to info at westartup dot eu but will not be binding upon the Westartup Company.
The westartup company makes no representation whatsoever neither as to the accuracy, completeness or reliability of any information available on the Website, nor as to the accessibility or availability of the Website. Any suggestions or requests are welcome and may be sent to info at westartup dot eu but will not be binding upon the westartup company. The access to the Website may be suspended for maintenance operations, without notice. The westartup company will not be liable, whatever the cause thereof and the kind of damage suffered, for the interruption nor the suspension of the Website.
The Website is available on an “as is” basis and is used under the sole and exclusive liability of the visitors. In no event shall the Westartup Company be liable, whether in tort, in contract or otherwise, for any direct, indirect, consequential or other damages arising out of, or otherwise resulting from, the access to, or use of, the Website, including, without limitation, any kind of loss caused by service interruptions or viruses or by any similar inconvenience. The westartup company does neither accept any liability for electronic communications effected via the Website.
Applicable Law and Jurisdiction
This Website and all the content thereof, as well as the use of this Website, are solely and exclusively governed by Belgian law, without application of conflict of law rules. Only the Belgian courts, to the exclusion of all others, have jurisdiction in the event of any dispute concerning this Website and the use thereof.
Privacy Protection and Personal Data
Any personal data processed or collected on the Website is processed under the control of the westartup company, who is the data controller under the Act of 8 December 1992 on the protection of privacy with respect to the processing of personal data.
The westartup company collects personal data on a voluntary basis, when asking you to fill in contact forms, application forms or document-trading forms. We may also collect information regarding your IP address, the URLs that you visited, your type of browser and your access provider, as well as information gathered by cookies when you surf on the Website or by such other technologies as may be reasonably available to us.
This information will be processed only for the following purposes: in order to identify you, to provide you with our services, to deliver specific and personalized communications, to improve the Website and the user-experience, for Website technical and design management purposes, and in order to promote and deliver personalized information, including contextual advertising, regarding either westartup or the products or services of third-party companies which are commercial partners of westartup.
We will use your email address in order to contact you and for the above mentioned purposes, and you hereby confirm that you authorize us to use it for these purposes.
Some information may be saved automatically using cookies – small files saved on your computer’s hard disc when you visit our website. The data thus gathered is anonymous and does not enable the westartup company to identify you. You can erase these files at any time. You can also modify your browser’s parameters in order to prevent such files being saved on your hard disc. In both cases, this could slow down the process of browsing on our web site.
You have the right to refuse at any time the use of your personal data for direct marketing purposes. You also have the right to access your personal data and to have the same rectified. In this respect, you must comply with applicable legal requirements and send us a registered letter by mail, but you may also send and email to info at westartup dot eu.