Terms and Conditions

Effective Date: 18 September 2017

The following terms constitute an agreement between you and Geens.com vzw (NPO) (KULeuven Incubation Center, Gaston Geenslaan 1, 3000 Leuven, Belgium; e-mail address info@geens.com; phone number +32 487 67 57 61) (“Geens.com”), responsible for a file storage website with blockchain based timestamping (the “Site”). This agreement governs your use of the Site, both as a casual visitor and a registered user as described below.

By accessing or using the Site, you agree to be bound by the terms of this agreement (the “Agreement”). To the extent you register on the Site, then in addition to the terms that are applicable to all users of the Site, the terms that apply only to registered users shall apply to you too.

Data controller, i.e. the person who determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal data of Users and Members, is Geens.com vzw (NPO), KULeuven Incubation Center, Gaston Geenslaan 1, 3001 Leuven, Belgium; e-mail address info@geens.com; phone number +32 487 67 57 61.

Registration Eligibility

To register on the Site, Geens.com requires that you are of age of maturity in your country. Childrens profiles could be made by a parent or responsible spouse having such right under applicable laws.

Acceptable and lawful use of Site

Registered users shall not post or upload any information or other content on the Site that (a) infringes any copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy of any party; (b) is defamatory, libelous, threatening, abusive, hateful, or contains pornography; (c) infringes any other requirement of applicable laws.

Registered users may not use the Site to conduct any activity that is illegal or violates the rights of others, provide instructional information about illegal activities, promote physical harm or injury against any group or individual or infringes applicable laws in any other way.

Member password and login

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your user password and login, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account with or without your knowledge..

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.

Registration termination

You agree that Geens.com may, with or without cause, immediately terminate your Geens.com registration or limit or terminate your access to the Site without prior notice. Without limiting the foregoing, the following may lead to a termination by Geens.com of 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 registration 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.


Use of the Site is free, however, Geens.com reserves the right to from time to time change the terms of this Agreement and charge for use of the Site 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 content shared by other users 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.