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The content on this website is provided for general information purposes only and is not intended to constitute or substitute legal or other professional advice. All articles, briefings, updates or other information available on this website are prepared so that they are current as at the date of writing. It should be noted that such information can rapidly become out of date. You should not take any actions based on information found on this website without seeking legal advice. It is not an offer to represent you, nor is it intended to create an attorney-client relationship. The content of any Internet e-mail sent to VANDENBULKE or any of its lawyers at the e-mail address set forth in this Web site will not create an attorney-client relationship and will not be treated as confidential.

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Privacy Policy

VANDENBULKE is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. This privacy policy explains how we use the information we collect about you through this website, how you can instruct us if you prefer to limit the use of that information and procedures that we have in place to safeguard your privacy.

The Information We Collect and How We Use It

In some areas of our website you may choose to provide us with personal data about yourself, for example your name, postal address, email address, telephone number and/or other information typically found in a CV.

We gather this information to allow us, our employees, agents, consultants and sub-contractors to process your request or application. We will not transfer your personal data to any third parties other than to our agents, consultants and sub-contractors who assist us in running this website and related services.

We may also use aggregate information and statistics for the purpose of monitoring website usage in order to help us develop the website and our services. These statistics will not include information that can be used to identify any individual.

We will keep your information confidential and use it in accordance with our internal procedures covering the storage, access and disclosure of information. VANDENBULKE is an international law firm and, as such, in order to process your request or application we may have to transfer data outside the European Economic Area.

Our Use of Cookies and Other Information-gathering Technologies

A “cookie” is a small text file which is either stored on the user/client hard drive, or in memory until the browser is closed. Cookies help tracing users from page to page on a website. They are generated by web servers when the user enters a website, and are passed to the user’s computer and stored for subsequent future access.

We only use cookies in certain areas of our website where we need to remember login details and passwords so that users do not need to log on every time they access those areas of the website.

Sale of Business

In the event that VANDENBULKE is sold or integrated with another firm or it is proposed to do so, your details may be disclosed to our advisers and the other party’s advisers and will be passed on to the new business.

Updating Your Details

If any of the information that you have provided to us changes, for example if you change your email address or if you wish to cancel your request, please let us know the correct details by sending an email to contact@vdblaw.com

Your consent

By submitting your information you consent to the use of that information as set out in this policy. If we change our privacy policy we will post the changes on this page, and may place notices on other pages of the website, so that you may be aware of the information we collect and how we use it at all times.

How to Contact VANDENBULKE

We welcome your views about our website and our privacy policy. If you would like to contact us with any queries or comments, please send an email to contact@vdblaw.com.

Alterations

VANDENBULKE reserves the right to terminate, suspend or alter the content of this website and to amend these terms and conditions at any time. Continued use of this website after alteration of these terms and conditions shall be deemed to constitute acceptance of such alterations.

General

If any provision of these terms and conditions is or becomes invalid, illegal or unenforceable in any respect under the law of any jurisdiction:

  • the validity, legality and enforceability under the law of that jurisdiction of any other provision, and
  • the validity, legality and enforceability under the law of any other jurisdiction of that or any other provision,
  • shall not be affected or impaired in any way thereby.

These terms and conditions and any dispute, controversy, proceedings or claim of whatever nature arising out of or in any way relating to these terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Luxembourg, and the courts of Luxembourg shall have exclusive jurisdiction to resolve any disputes between us relating to these terms and conditions.