This legal statement contains the terms and conditions governing this Site, www.lerou.com, and all related corporate Sites of the branch offices and affiliates of Lerou ijzerwaren NV (hereinafter referred to as Lerou ijzerwaren NV) which are linked to or displayed on this Site (collectively, the "Site"). With "this Site", reference is made to the specific Site you actually are or have been visiting.
The Sites are available only for your personal use, which shall be limited to viewing the Sites, providing information to the Sites, downloading product information for your personal review and for certain of the Sites purchase of products.
By entering this Site you acknowledge and agree that your license to enter and use this Site will be construed and evaluated according to the laws of Belgium. You agree that any disputes in connection with the use of this Site shall be resolved in court of competent jurisdiction in Belgium (principle place of business of Lerou ijzerwaren NV). If you use this Site from another country you are responsible for compliance with any and all applicable local laws. In addition, this Legal Statement shall neither exclude nor limit any of your mandatory rights provided to you by the applicable law in accordance with the application of the international conflict of law provisions. Lerou ijzerwaren NV makes no representation that the materials contained within this Site are appropriate for all countries around the world.
1 Lerou ijzerwaren NV publishes information on its Sites as a convenience to its visitors. Except for those Sites where products may be purchased, Lerou ijzerwaren NV product information is provided for informational purposes only. Information of and references to individual persons, whether employee or otherwise employed by or related to Lerou ijzerwaren NV, are meant for informational purposes only. By no means can/shall individuals and/or their statements on the Sites be linked to specific product or services responsibilities and/or liabilities of Lerou ijzerwaren NV, neither on personal nor on corporate level. Published statements and profiles are personal and cannot be referred to for any warranty or liability purposes, at law and otherwise. While Lerou ijzerwaren NV attempts to provide accurate and timely information, there may be inadvertent technical or factual inaccuracies and typographical errors. Lerou ijzerwaren NV reserves the right to make corrections and changes to the Sites at any time without notice. The Lerou ijzerwaren NV products described in its Sites may not be available in your region. Lerou ijzerwaren NV shall endeavour that the information in the Sites is appropriate to your region. Although Lerou ijzerwaren NV has made every effort to display the products and their colours as accurately as possible, the displayed products and colours of the products will also depend upon the equipment of the user and Lerou ijzerwaren NV cannot guarantee that the user's equipment will display an accurate representation of the actual products and their colours. It is possible that some software that may be downloaded from the Sites is subject to government export control or other restrictions. By visiting and using our Sites, you acknowledge these restrictions and agree that you are subject to them.
2 Visitors assume all responsibility and risk with respect to their use of the Sites. All information contained on the Site is provided to you "as is" and Lerou ijzerwaren NV disclaims all warranties, representations and endorsements, express or implied, with regard to information accessed from or via the Sites, including but not limited to all express and implied warranties, such as warranty of title, merchantability, non-infringement and fitness for a particular purpose, insofar as is allowed under the applicable jurisdiction. Lerou ijzerwaren NV does not warrant that the Sites are free of computer viruses, bugs or other harmful components. Lerou ijzerwaren NV does not warrant that the functions contained in the material will be uninterrupted or error-free or that errors will be detected or corrected. Lerou ijzerwaren NV does not assume any liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, reliability or usefulness of the information disclosed or accessed through the Sites. Lerou ijzerwaren NV does not have any duty to update its Sites or modify their content or code, and Lerou ijzerwaren NV shall not be liable for its failure to update such information. It is your responsibility to verify any information contained in the Sites before relying upon it.
3 In no event shall Lerou ijzerwaren NV be liable for any damages of whatever kind resulting from whatever cause, including but not limited to loss of use, loss of profits, loss of data, or any other type of damage, tangible or intangible in nature, whether in an action under contract, tort or otherwise, arising out of or in any way relating to the use or performance of the information on, or accessed through, Lerou ijzerwaren NV's Sites. The limitations of liability referred to in this Legal Statement will not apply insofar the loss or damage results from willful misconduct or gross negligence on the part of Lerou ijzerwaren NV.
4 Lerou ijzerwaren NV reserves the right to withdraw access to the Sites or to revise the services and products described in the Sites at any time without notice. All offers and other statements by Lerou ijzerwaren NV are non-binding, unless Lerou ijzerwaren NV expressly indicates otherwise in writing. You may withdraw from a transaction related to products or services which you purchased online from this Site, within 7 working days from the date of the receipt of the product or from the date of the transaction of the service in question, in accordance with the applicable statutory rules with respect to distance contracts. Lerou ijzerwaren NV may at any time revise the terms and conditions contained in this Legal Statement by updating this posting. You are bound by any revisions and should periodically visit this page to review the current terms and conditions, which apply to your use of the Sites. Continued use of this Site after any such changes shall constitute your consent to such changes. The invalidity of any term, condition or provision of this Legal Statement shall not affect the enforceability of those portions of the Legal Statement deemed enforceable by applicable courts of law.
5 Lerou ijzerwaren NV owns or has rights to all of the Sites, including but not limited to all of the wallpaper, icons, characters, artwork, images, graphics, music, text, software and any other content of the Sites (the "Content"), and all HTML design, layouts, configurations, CGI and other code and scripts in any format used to implement the Sites (the "Code"). The Content and Code of the Sites are protected by intellectual property and related rights, including but not limited to copyrights, patent, database and trademark rights. You may not copy, modify, upload, download, transmit, re-publish, display for redistribution to third parties for commercial purposes, or otherwise distribute any Code or Content from the Sites without the prior written agreement of Lerou ijzerwaren NV, in so far as such restrictions are allowed under applicable mandatory law. You may only use the Content or Code from the Sites for personal use. All logos, names and trademarks, which appear on the Sites are the (intellectual) property of Lerou ijzerwaren NV or are used by Lerou ijzerwaren NV under license. You may not use any of the foregoing for any purpose without the prior express written permission of Lerou ijzerwaren NV. Your failure to comply with this Legal Statement will constitute breach of contract and will violate Lerou ijzerwaren NV copyright, trademark and other proprietary and industrial property rights.
Except as expressly provided above, nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any license or right under any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary or industrial right of Lerou ijzerwaren NV, its branch offices, affiliates or any third party.
6 Although this Site may be linked to other Sites, Lerou ijzerwaren NV is not, directly or indirectly, implying any approval, association, sponsorship, endorsement or affiliation with the linked Site, unless specifically stated therein. By entering this Site you acknowledge and agree that Lerou ijzerwaren NV has not reviewed all Sites linked to this Site and is not responsible for the content of any off-Site pages or any other Site linked to this Site. Your linking to any other off-Site pages or other Sites is at your own risk.
7 If you respond to Lerou ijzerwaren NV via e-mail, surveys, forums, registration, or any other communication medium, with any information, including but not limited to feedback, data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like, but excepting your personal data, such information shall not be deemed confidential. By sending us any information, you grant to Lerou ijzerwaren NV an irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual and transferable right to use these submissions without any limitations for any purposes, which Lerou ijzerwaren NV considers necessary. Lerou ijzerwaren NV will not be liable for any use or disclosure of such information. Lerou ijzerwaren NV will not have any obligation to keep such information confidential and will be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute the information to others without limitation. Lerou ijzerwaren NV will be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such information for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to developing, manufacturing and marketing products, which incorporate or otherwise rely upon such information. Lerou ijzerwaren NV welcomes your comments and suggestions on its Sites and products, but Lerou ijzerwaren NV does not seek to solicit any confidential or proprietary ideas, suggestions, materials or other information relating to developing, designing, redesigning, modifying, manufacturing or marketing its products or any new products. By submitting information, you warrant that Lerou ijzerwaren NV may publish such information, use it as part of its operations, and incorporate its concepts in Lerou ijzerwaren NV products or for any other purposes, which Lerou ijzerwaren NV considers necessary, without liability.
8 You will not use the interactive sections of the Sites, for instance forums, clubs, surveys, e-mailing and the like, to post any material which is knowingly false and/or defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of a person’s privacy, or otherwise violate any law. Lerou ijzerwaren NV does not have editorial control over the submission of any content to interactive sections of the Sites. All information, including the publication of pictures and or articles, is submitted at your sole risk and responsibility. Lerou ijzerwaren NV is not responsible or liable for damages or other adverse consequences caused by the use of the submissions in any form or manner.