Legal

Introduction

Welcome to Ontex.com (“the Site”). This legal notice governs the use by each visitor of this Site (“the Visitor”). By using this Site the Visitor agrees to comply with and be bound by the contents of this legal notice.

Ontex reserves the right to modify or amend the legal notice at any time and for any reason. The revised legal notice shall apply to the use of the Site from the date of the publication of the revised legal notice on the Site. Each Visitor must check this legal notice regularly to ensure to be familiar with the latest version.

This Site includes areas that are open to all Visitors and password-protected areas. This legal notice apply to both the public areas of this Site and the password-protected areas of this Site.

Terms of Use

Each Visitor may view this Site, copy or store items and information from this Site and print pages from this Site for internal business use or for personal, non-commercial use. No part of this Site may be copied, adapted, translated, republished, displayed, licensed, reproduced or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronical, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written consent of Ontex. No right, title or interest in this Site shall be transferred to the Visitor, except the limited right to use this Site under the terms expressly set forth herein.

The Site may not be used in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the Site, or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

This Site may not be used for any purposes related to marketing or to systematic or automated collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to the Site, without Ontex' prior written consent.

Intellectual Property Rights

This Site and all texts, layout, drawings, photos, films, graphics and any other element of this Site (“the Material”) are protected by intellectual property rights, including copyrights. Ontex only grants a worldwide non-exclusive royalty-free revocable license to use this Site and the Material under the terms expressly set forth under the Terms of Use. All other rights in this Site and the Material are reserved to Ontex.

All tradenames, trademarks and domain names on this Site, whether registered or not, including the logo and the name of Ontex, are protected by intellectual property rights, and any use of such tradenames, trademarks and domain names requires the prior written consent of Ontex.

In case of any infringement of our intellectual property rights, money damages may not necessarily be a sufficient remedy. In addition to all other rights and remedies otherwise available to Ontex, Ontex shall be entitled to specific performance or equitable relief by way of injunction or otherwise.

The Visitor who becomes aware of any use of this Site or Material that contravenes or may contravene with our intellectual property rights, shall immediately report this to Ontex using the contact details below.

The Visitor who becomes aware of any Material on this Site that the Visitor believes to infringe the intellectual property rights of the Visitor or any third party, the Visitor shall immediately report this to Ontex using the contact details below.

Limited warranties

This Site, the Material, the products and services available through this Site, are provided on an “as is” basis, without representation or warranties of any kind whatsoever. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Ontex, all its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, licensors and service providers, expressly disclaim all representations and warranties of any kind whatsoever, whether express, implied or statutory, with respect to this Site and the Material.

 

Ontex cannot accept responsibility in respect of mistakes or omissions, although every care has been taken to ensure that the information on the Site is accurate and up to date. Without limitation, Ontex, all its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, licensors and service providers, disclaim all representations and warranties (i) of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, (ii) of title and non-infringement, (iii) regarding the security of this Site, the Material or the systems, (iv) that the content is accurate, complete, current, relevant or reliable or (v) that this Site is free of error, interruption or any form of malware.

To the maximum extent permitted by law, Ontex, all its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, licensors and service providers shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, exemplary or consequential losses or damages, including loss of profits, revenues, savings, data or goodwill, arising in any way out of the use of, or termination of the Visitor’s right to use this Site, the Material or in connection with the  products and services  made available through this Site.

Each of the foregoing limitation of liability applies to the fullest extent permitted by law, whether the alleged liability is based on contract, negligence or other tort, strict liability or any other basis.

Indemnity

Each Visitor shall indemnify and undertake to keep indemnified Ontex, all its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, licensors and service providers and undertake to keep indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses, including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by Ontex to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of legal advisers, incurred or suffered by Ontex arising out of any breach by the Visitor of any term set forth herein, or arising out of any claim that the Visitor has breached any term set forth herein.

Hyperlinks and references

Links to this Site are prohibited without Ontex' prior written consent.

This Site contains hyperlinks to other sites and references to other information sources. These third-party sites and the information contained on them are for the Visitors’ interest and convenience only. Ontex doesn’t necessarily endorse the third party or its site. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, Ontex declines any and all responsibility for any damage that may result from clicking these hyperlinks or otherwise following these references.

Entire Agreement

This legal notice constitutes the entire understanding between Ontex and the Visitor and supersedes and replaces all prior understandings and agreements with respect to the use of the Site.

Severability

If any term set forth herein shall be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining terms shall not be affected and shall be valid and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law.

Governing Law and jurisdiction

This legal notice shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Belgian law, and any disputes relating to the use of this Site shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the materially competent courts of Brussels, Belgium.

Contact details

Questions, feedback, concerns regarding the use of this Site can be addressed to Ontex Group, Korte Keppestraat 21, 9320 Aalst-Erembodegem (Belgium) or ontexinternational@ontexglobal.com.