1. APPLICABLE LAW
2. SITE PUBLISHER
The De Leeuw Website is published by the French brand De Leeuw Cycles, whose head office is located in Nord-Pas-de-Calais (59) in Lille France. Office: 253 Boulevard du Leeds, 59777 Lille, France
At any time, De Leeuw Cycles reserves the right to modify or to update the pages of the Website, or these conditions of use of the Website. These modifications will be effective as soon as they are placed online on the Website. Users are therefore invited to consult the version constantly online on the Website. The presence of the User on the Website implies his full acceptance of the version in force on the Website at the moment of his visit.
4. PROPERTY AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
The content of this Website, particularly photographs, the architecture, texts, illustrations, drawings, models, brands, software, databases, etc (this list being non-exhaustive), hereinafter the “Content”, are the property of De Leeuw Cycles, of its technical service providers, of its suppliers or of its licensors.
All rights of use and reproduction of this Content are reserved, and are subject to authorisation from De Leeuw Cycles or from their respective title holders. In compliance with the French intellectual property code and governing international treaties, any representation, reproduction or use of this Content, in full or in part and by any means, which is not expressly authorised, is unlawful and is subject to civil, commercial or criminal proceedings by the title holders of this Content.
In particular, the De Leeuw Cycles brands and logos and the other brands and logos used on the Website are registered trademarks, and any use or reproduction of these brands and logos constitutes a counterfeit.
In particular, the images that are placed online on the Website remain the property of the copyright owners. Except under express prior written authorization from De Leeuw Cycles or from their respective title holders, the exploitation of these images is prohibited. In no case may the images be subject to modification, distortion, mutilation or additions. Any authorized use or reproduction of selected images must in any event include the photo credit next to each image: “[photographer name/ De Leeuw Cycles]”.
De Leeuw Cycles rejects in advance liability for any damage arising from the unauthorized, improper or illegal use of Content property of independent title holders.
5. RESPONSIBILITIES – DISCLAIMER
THE CONTENT OF THIS SITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED.
It is Your responsibility to connect to the Website in conditions respecting the law that applies to the Website and mentioned in clause 1 above, as well as the law governing Your country of residence. De Leeuw Cycles, its affiliated companies, its management and its employees may not be held responsible for any damage whatsoever resulting from a simple connection to this Site, except in the event of proven fault resulting from the direct liability of De Leeuw Cycles and evidenced by a final court decision rendered under the law applicable to the Site and mentioned in clause 1 above.
The Website provides You with information about De Leeuw Cycles, its activities, products and services. This information is given for information only. De Leeuw Cycles in no way guarantees the relevance, updating or exhaustiveness of the information transmitted, and may not incur any responsibility as a result of this information or Content, nor as a result of decisions made on the basis or under the influence of such information or Content. Consequently, they may not entail liability on the part of De Leeuw Cycles, except in the event of proven fault resulting from the direct liability of De Leeuw Cycles and evidenced by a final court decision rendered under the law applicable to the Website and mentioned in clause 1 above.
De Leeuw Cycles does not guarantee that the Website, it’s Content, the servers that give access to it, and/or third-party sites that can be accessed using hyperlinks from the Website are error-free, free of viruses or other components liable to cause material or personal damage. De Leeuw Cycles rejects all express or implied warranties, particularly any warranty of value, quality, merchantability, correspondence or fitness of the Website or its downloaded Content for a particular purpose. De Leeuw Cycles does not guarantee that the use or the result of the use of the available elements through the Website will be correct, precise, appropriate, reliable or of any quality. In no event may De Leeuw Cycles be held responsible for loss of data or damage related to these data. Any information or advice provided by De Leeuw Cycles may not be interpreted as being any kind of warranty or commitment on the part of De Leeuw Cycles.
6. ACCES TO THE SITE
Only Users authorised by De Leeuw Cycles who have received a password and username for the purpose of accessing the Website may do so. Password and username are strictly personal and their use is reserved for their holder.
7. PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION – PRIVACY
De Leeuw Cycles protects the personal data of the Users of the Website and respects the most restrictive French and EU rules with regard to the protection of private life and personal data.
When You use the Website, personal data may be collected from You by De Leeuw Cycles.
The main purposes of collection of these data are to allow De Leeuw Cycles to give Users access to the Website, to identify Users and to date downloads, draw up usage statistics for the Website and De Leeuw Cycles services, to improve navigation and service on the Website, to complete purchases, to notify You of the status of Your purchase/request, and to ensure the computer security and integrity of the Website. De Leeuw Cycles or its affiliated companies is the recipient of the personal data collected about the Users as well as, where appropriate, service providers to De Leeuw Cycles operating on our behalf in the implementation of the Website and of the services used by the Users.
De Leeuw Cycles undertakes to respect the confidentiality and security of the personal data that it holds, and to not allow them to be accessible to third parties, except the cases for which provision is made in these conditions of use and in case of a governmental, judicial or administrative order for disclosure.
Although we strive to protect Your personal data to the best of our ability, no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. The data You transmit to Us through the internet happens therefore at Your own risk.
Each User of the Website has the right to access, correct, complete or delete data concerning him, as well as a right of refusal to processing his data by De Leeuw Cycles for commercial purposes.
To exercise their rights at any time or for any additional information relating to De Leeuw Cycles or the Website, Users can send an e-mail to De Leeuw Cycles (firstname.lastname@example.org) or write to the address mentioned in clause 2 above, including their e-mail address and their full identity (full name, username), in order to give proof of their identity to De Leeuw Cycles.
“Forum” means a chat area, bulletin board, blog or e-mail function offered as part of this Website. Harassment in any form on this Site and the use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. The Forums shall be used only in a noncommercial manner. It is strictly forbidden to upload through this Website material that is infringing, false, illegal, misleading, abusive, threatening or in any other way gives rise to a criminal offense, violation of the rights of any party, or liability or violation of any law. By uploading materials to any Forum or submitting any materials to Us, You automatically grant Us a royalty-free, irrevocable, nonexclusive right to use the material in any way.
We cannot review all communications and materials posted on this Website. We are not in any manner responsible for the Content of these communications and materials. We reserve the right, however, to block or remove communications or materials that are forbidden as determined in the first paragraph of this clause.
10. COMPETENT COURT
Any dispute relating to the execution or interpretation of these general conditions of use shall, failing amicable arrangement, be submitted to the Belgian competent courts.
Apply to all use of our internet platforms.