The following terms constitute an agreement between you and geens.com Non Profit Organisation (“geens.com”), responsible of the privacy platform (the “site”). This agreement governs your use of the Platform, both as a casual visitor and a registered member as described below.
By accessing or using the Site, you agree to be bound by the terms of this Agreement. To the extent you register on the Site as a member, then in addition to the terms that are applicable to all users of the Site, the terms that apply only to members shall apply to you too.
To become a member and access the area on this Site reserved for members (the “Member Area”), geens.com requires that you are of minimal age of maturity in your country (mostly +18). Childrens profiles could be made by a parent or responsible spouse. By registering a minor you confirm that you are age 18 or older.
The geens.com platform is all about finding the right way to keep your privacy protected and give you the tools to collect of become member of interesting services (companies or institutions that use the platform).
By law (bylaws) only natural persons can become a member of the NPO. Legal entities could “use” the technology but can never become a member itself.
You are empowered - end also responsible
All of the material provided on the Site, such as text, treatments, dosages, outcomes, charts, patient profiles, graphics, photographs, images, advice, messages, forum postings, and any other material provided on the Site are for informational purposes only and are not a substitute for professional advice or treatment (medical, consumer, legal or other).
Platforms (like the blogs and the C@R@V@N) will learn you or give guidance but will never replace a professional. As on any social medium or internet source you visit, the platform just wants to bring people together with respect for their privacy.
Acceptable and lawful use of site by members
Members shall not post or upload any information or other content on the Site that (a) is false, inaccurate or misleading; (b) is obscene or indecent; (c) infringes any copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy of any party; or (d) is defamatory, libelous, threatening, abusive, hateful, or contains pornography.
Members shall not interfere with other members’ use and enjoyment of the Site (for example, by harassing, threatening, soliciting, overly promoting personal interests, or stalking another participant of a chat room, forum, seminar, or threaded message, including the use of expressions of bigotry, racism, hatred, or profanity). Members may not use the Site to conduct any activity that is illegal or violates the rights of others, provide instructional information about illegal activities, or promote physical harm or injury against any group or individual.
All members represent and warrant that the information they provided when registering as a member, and all information that they subsequently provide regarding themselves and their membership, is true and accurate and not misleading.
Non-commercial use only
The Site content, including the Member Area and the content and information contained in the Member Area, is for the personal use of individual members only and may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors.
Your content in the user forums
The Member Area includes community areas, such as forums and member areas, where members may post messages, images, and other content (“User Submissions”). If you are a member, you (or the author) owns the copyright in the messages, images, and other content you post in the Member Area, but by posting such content within User Submissions to the Member Area you grant geens.com and our affiliates the right to use, copy, display, perform, distribute, translate, edit, and create derivative works of your User Submissions.
While some community areas in the Member Area are monitored periodically for topicality, geens.com has no obligation to prescreen postings and is not responsible for their content. We encourage you to notify us of inappropriate or illegal content and we reserve the right to remove postings for any reason.
You agree not to disclose to any person or entity personally identifiable information about other members that you encounter while using this Site (whether posted in the Member Area by a member or emailed to you by a member) without the express consent of such member. You may disclose information of a general nature (that could not identify the member who provided such information or whom such information is about) to third parties outside this Site, subject to the above restriction on non-commercial use.
Member password and login
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your member password and login, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account with or without your knowledge. If you knowingly provide your login and password information to another person, your membership privileges may be suspended temporarily or terminated. You agree to immediately notify geens.com of any unauthorized use of your membership password or login or any other breach of security.
Links to other websites
geens.com may contain links to other websites that are not under the control of geens.com. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by geens.com of such site and geens.com is not responsible for the content of such linked sites.
You agree that geens.com may, with or without cause, immediately terminate your geens.com membership or limit or terminate your access to the Member Area or the Site without prior notice. Without limiting the foregoing, the following may lead to a termination by geens.com of a member's membership and use of the Site: (a) breaches or violations of this Agreement or other incorporated agreements or guidelines, (b) requests by law enforcement or other government agencies, (c) a request by you (self-initiated membership cancellation), (d) unexpected technical issues or problems, and (e) extended periods of inactivity. geens.com has no obligation to maintain, store, or transfer to you information or data that you have posted on or uploaded to the Site.
Modifications to this agreement
We reserve the right to modify this Agreement at any time, and without prior notice, by posting amended terms on this Site. We encourage you to review this Agreement periodically for any updates or changes, which will have an update effective date.
Membership with geens.com is free. Geens.com NPO reserves the right to from time to time change the terms of this Agreement and charge for membership and/or to provide additional optional services for a fee.
Disclaimer of Warranties
The Site and the content and services made available on the Site are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. Geens.com does not make and disclaims all express and implied warranties and representations, including, but not limited to, any implied warranty of fitness for a particular purpose, with regard to the Site, the Site content, or any advice or services provided through the Site to the extent permitted by law. geens.com does not warrant that access to the Site or its content or services will be uninterrupted or error-free or that defects in the Site will be corrected.
The advice, recommendations, information, and conclusions posted or emailed by other members of the Site are not in any way vetted, approved or endorsed by geens.com, and you use such information at your own risk.
Limitation of liability
Under no circumstances shall geens.com, its partners, contributors, agents, employees, directors, or affiliates be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages (even if it has been advised of the possibility of such damages) due to your use of this Site or due to your reliance on any of the content contained or the services provided on the Site.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless geens.com, its officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, affiliates and other partners, from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements including without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from, your violation of this Agreement.
If you register as a member, you agree that geens.com may send notices to you by email at the email address you provide when registering to become a member (or which you later update using the functionality of the Site).
Governing law and Venue
This agreement shall be governed by the laws of Belgium. All disputes arising under, or in any way connected with membership in or use of the Site, shall be litigated exclusively in Belgium.
geens.com® and the geens.com logo are trademarks of geens.com. You agree not to display or use these trademarks in any manner without geens.com's prior, written permission.
geens.com may assign this agreement at any time to a subsidiary or parent company or to a successor to its business as part of a merger or sale of substantially all of its assets. You may not assign or transfer this agreement.
If any provision of this Agreement is held to be unenforceable for any reason, the remaining provisions will be unaffected and remain in full force and effect.