User terms

What these user terms cover
These user terms apply to all visits to and use of this website, and to all information, recommendations and services that De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek N.V. provides to you on this website (“Information”).

Information and liability
The Information is for general purposes only and does not constitute advice. De Brauw is not liable for any damage resulting from the use of Information on the website. This includes damage caused by viruses or any inaccuracy or incompleteness of the Information, unless the damage is caused by any wilful misconduct or negligence on De Brauw’s part. De Brauw is also not liable for any damage resulting from the use of electronic communication, including damage resulting from a failure to deliver or a delay in delivering electronic communication, from interception or manipulation of electronic communication by third parties or computer programs used for electronic communication and from transmission of viruses.

Linked sites
This website provides links to external internet sites. De Brauw is not liable for the use or content of external sites that link to or from this website. Our Privacy Policy does not apply to the collection and processing of your personal data on or via those external sites.

Intellectual property
Unless otherwise indicated, De Brauw owns all rights to this website and the Information, including copyrights and other intellectual property rights.

Users may read this website and the Information and make copies for their own personal use, for example by printing or storing the Information. Users may not make any other use of this website or the Information without De Brauw’s express written consent. This includes the storage or reproduction of this website or parts of this website on any external internet site or the creation of links, hypertext links or deeplinks between this website and any other internet site.

“De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek”, “De Brauw” and “DBBW” are registered trademarks of De Brauw.

Unsolicited ideas
If you post unsolicited ideas or materials consisting of texts, images, sounds, software, information or otherwise (the “Materials“) on this website or send these to De Brauw by email or otherwise, De Brauw may use, copy and commercially exploit the Materials fully and free of charge and will not be bound by any confidentiality obligation in respect of those Materials.

By using this website, you agree to indemnify De Brauw against any action or claim against and any liability incurred by De Brauw that result from the use or exploitation of the Materials infringing the intellectual or other property rights of any third party or otherwise being unlawful towards a third party.

Invalidity
If these user terms are or become partially invalid, the parties will continue to be bound to the remaining terms. The parties shall replace the invalid terms by terms that are valid and achieve so far as possible the intended effect of the invalid terms, taking into account the content and purpose of these user terms.

Applicable law and jurisdiction
These user terms are governed exclusively by Dutch law. All disputes arising out of or in connection with these user terms, including disputes concerning their existence or validity, will be resolved by the courts in The Hague, the Netherlands.