Legal notice

LEGAL NOTICE

 

Details of the Person in Charge

Identity of the responsible: BEVAS (Belgian Veterinary Acupuncture Society)
Commercial name: Belgian Veterinary Acupuncture Society
Address: Flemish Supervisory Committee for the processing of personal data, Koning Albert II-laan 15, 1210 Brussels
Email: contact@toezichtcommissie.be

In this space, users can find all the information regarding the legal terms and conditions that define the relationships between users and those responsible for this website. As a user, it’s essential that you know these terms before continuing your navigation.

BEVAS, as the person responsible for this website, commits to process our users and clients’ information with full guarantees and to comply with national and European requirements regulating the collection and use of our users’ personal data.

This website strictly complies with the Organic Law 15/1999 of December 13 on Personal Data Protection (LOPD) and Royal Decree 1720/2007 of December 21, known as the Regulation developing the LOPD. It also complies with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and the Council of April 27, 2016, concerning the protection of individuals (GDPR) and Law 34/2002 of July 11 on Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce (LSSICE or LSSI).

General Conditions of Use

These General Conditions regulate the use (including mere access) of the web pages that are part of the BEVAS website, including the content and services made available to them. Anyone accessing the BEVAS website (“user”) agrees to be bound by the General Conditions in effect at any time on the portals: bevas.eu

Personal Data We Collect and How We Do It

Read Privacy Policy.

Commitments and Obligations of Users

Users are informed, and accept, that accessing this website does not, in any way, start a commercial relationship with BEVAS. Thus, users commit to use the website, its services, and content without violating current legislation, good faith, and public order.

The use of the website for illegal or harmful purposes, or in any way that could cause harm or prevent the website’s normal functioning, is prohibited. Regarding the website’s content:

– Its reproduction, distribution, or modification, in whole or in part, unless authorized by its legitimate owners, is prohibited.
– Any infringement of the rights of the provider or the legitimate owners.
– Its use for commercial or advertising purposes.

In using this website (or any BEVAS website), the user commits not to engage in any behavior that could harm the image, interests, and rights of BEVAS or third parties or that could damage, disable, or overload the BEVAS portals or prevent, in any way, the regular use of the different websites.

Security Measures

Personal data communicated by the user to BEVAS may be stored in automated or non-automated databases, the exclusive ownership of which belongs to BEVAS. BEVAS takes all technical, organizational, and security measures to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and quality of the information contained therein in accordance with current data protection regulations.

Conflict Resolution Platform

We also provide users with the dispute resolution platform facilitated by the European Commission, available at the following link: https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/.

Intellectual and Industrial Property Rights

Pursuant to articles 8 and 32.1, second paragraph, of the Intellectual Property Law, the reproduction, distribution, and public communication, including its method of making available, of all or part of the website’s contents for commercial purposes, on any support and by any technical means, without the authorization of BEVAS, are expressly prohibited. Users commit to respect the Intellectual and Industrial Property rights owned by BEVAS.

The user knows and accepts that the entire website, containing the text, software, content (including structure, selection, order, and presentation of these), podcast, photographs, audiovisual and graphic material, is protected by brands, copyright, and other legitimate rights, in accordance with international treaties to which Spain is a party and other property rights and laws of Spain.

If a user or third party believes that there has been a violation of their legitimate intellectual property rights by introducing specific content on the website, they must notify this circumstance to BEVAS indicating:

– Personal data of the interested party who is allegedly infringed, or indicate the representation with which he acts if the claim is presented by a third party other than the interested party.
– Indicate the content protected by intellectual property rights and its location on the web, the accreditation of the mentioned intellectual property rights, and an explicit statement in which the interested party takes responsibility for the accuracy of the information provided in the notification.

External Links

The various BEVAS web pages provide links to other proprietary websites and content owned by third parties such as:

– Tools
– Content from other blogs
– Affiliate links

Comments Policy

It’s possible that some of our websites or fan pages allow comments to enrich the content and make inquiries.

Comments unrelated to this website’s theme, including defamations, grievances, insults, personal attacks, or general disrespect towards the author or other members, will not be accepted. These comments will be deleted by the website administrators.

Comments containing obviously misleading or false information, as well as those containing personal information, such as private addresses or telephones, and violating our data protection policy, will also be deleted.

Comments made only for promotional purposes for a website, person, or group, and anything that could be considered spam in general, will also be disregarded.

Anonymous comments are not allowed, nor are those made by the same person with different nicknames. Comments trying to force a debate or stance by another user will not be considered either.

Exclusion of Guarantees and Responsibility

BEVAS does not provide any guarantee and is not responsible, in any case, for damages of any kind that could arise from:

– The lack of availability, maintenance, and effective functioning of the website or its services and content.
– The existence of malware or harmful programs in the contents.
– The illicit, negligent, fraudulent use, or contrary to this Legal Notice.
– The lack of legality, quality, reliability, usefulness, and availability of the services provided by third parties and made available to users on the website.

The provider is not liable under any circumstances for damages that may arise from the illegal or improper use of this website.

Applicable Law and Jurisdiction

In general, relationships with users of its telematic services on this website are subject to Spanish legislation and jurisdiction and the courts of Brussels.

Contact
If any user has any questions about these legal conditions or any comment on BEVAS’s portals and websites, please go to contact@toezichtcommissie.be.

This legal notice was last updated on 25-05-2023.