Terms and conditions

 

General terms of use

 

This page sets out the terms of use (the "General Terms") on which you may make use of www.marcogaz.org (the "Site"), and references to "you" or "your" or "Visitor" in these General Terms are references to a person using the website. Please read these General Terms carefully before you start to use the Site.

 

Your use of the Site will constitute your acceptance of the General Terms. Once accepted, the General Terms will constitute a binding agreement between MARCOGAZ, the Technical Association of the European Natural Gas Industry and you governing your use of the Site.

 

Information about us

 

The Site is owned and operated by MARCOGAZ, a company registered in Belgium and having its registered office at Avenue Palmerston 4, B-1000 Brussels, Belgium (the "Owner", "us" or "we").

 

Access and use of the site

 

Access to the Site is permitted on a temporary basis, and the Owner reserves the right to withdraw or amend the service provided on its site without notice. The Owner will not be liable if for any reason the Site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

 

The Owner may at any time revise the General Terms without notice.

 

Visitors are prohibited from violating, or attempting to violate the security of the Site. Any such violations may result in criminal and civil liabilities to you.

 

By your use of the Site or the Services you receive no license, express or implied, under any patent rights or trade secret rights now or hereafter, owned, controlled or possessed by the Owner.

 

All Visitors agree that use of any information obtained via the Site is at the Visitor's own risk.

 

You may download and print one copy of content on this Site for your personal non-commercial use, provided that you leave any copyright or trademark information intact and unchanged. Other than as specifically set out in this paragraph you may not copy (whether by printing off on to paper, storing on disk, placing on another site or downloading in any other way), distribute (including distributing copies), broadcast, alter or tamper with in any way any portion of this Site. You may forward, distribute, and/or photocopy copyrighted materials located on this Site only if the entire relevant page or document is unaltered and complete, including all of their headers, footers, disclaimers, and other information. You may not copy these documents to another website.

 

Intellectual property rights

 

Whenever applicable, the content available on this site including, but not limited to text, data, graphics and icons, are copyrighted materials. Any unauthorised use of materials contained on this website may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communication regulations and statutes.

 

The Owner does not claim any copyright on any official or public domain documents provided in this Site for the convenience of visitors. The copyright of any third party materials on this Site must be respected.

 

Information posted

 

The information contained on this Site is for information only. While every effort has been made to ensure the quality and accuracy of information displayed on this Site, the information is made available without any warranty of any kind. The Owner accepts no responsibility or liability whether direct or indirect, as to the currency, accuracy or quality of the information, or any consequence of its use or reliance upon it by you or any Visitor to the Site, or any person who may be informed of the Site's contents.

 

Privacy policy

 

The Owner is committed to protecting the privacy of Site Visitors. This policy applies to all the information it may collect on this Site.

 

This Site uses "cookies" that automatically track certain information about Visitor activity on the Site. Cookies are data files that contain information (e.g., browser, operating system used, IP address, referring URL) created by a web server that can be stored on a Visitor's hard disk for use either during a particular session or for future use. The Owner uses cookies only to improve the Site's efficiency and Visitor interaction.

 

The Owner does not use cookies to disseminate personally identifiable information about Visitors to the Site over the internet, nor does it disclose, give, sell, or transfer any personally identifiable information about our Site Visitors to third-parties.

 

This Site has links to sites that the Owner does not own, control or maintain. The Owner cannot be responsible for their privacy policies and practices and the Owner makes no representations or warranties about the privacy practices of those sites. Similarly, the Owner cannot be responsible for the policies and practices of any site from which you linked to this Site. The Owner recommends that you check the privacy policy of other sites and contact the operator if you have concerns or questions.

 

Portions of this Site may be of interest to children, but the Owner does not seek through this Site to gather personal information from persons under the age of 18.

 

Limitation of liability

 

The Owner shall not be liable to you, any other Visitor or any other party for any compensatory, punitive, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or inability to use the Site, or the contents of this Site, or the performance of the Site, even if it has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

 

This does not affect the Owner's liability for death or personal injury arising from its gross negligence, or its liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, or any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

 

If you are dissatisfied with any portion of the Site or with any of the General Terms, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Site.

 

Indemnity of the owner

 

You agree to indemnify, hold harmless, and defend the Owner (including subsidiaries and affiliates of the Owner) as well as the Owner's officers, directors and employees, from and against any claim, demand, cause of action, debt, loss or liability, including reasonable attorneys' fees, to the extent that such action is based upon, arises out of, or relates to your violation, or violation by any other person using any log-in details, password or account held by you, of the terms and conditions of this agreement.

 

Linking

 

Visitors may not link to this Site, other than the home page, without the prior written consent of the Owner. Any link must not damage the Owner's reputation or take advantage of it, and must not suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement by the Owner or any third party that contributes to the Site where none exists. You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.

 

Links to other sites are provided as a convenience. If you decide to access a site through a link provided by this Site, you do this at your sole risk. The Owner is not responsible or liable for the use or content of those sites, and does not provide any approval of the information contained in those sites.

 

Governing law and jurisdiction

 

This agreement and any claim arising out of or in connection with it or its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of Belgium and you and we agree to submit to exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Antwerp.

 

Your concerns

 

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