General Terms of Use

The website you are visiting is owned by the Royal Belgian Basketball Federation (FRBB/KBBB, abbreviated hereafter BasketBelgium, its outside brand), a company under Belgian law, registered to the belgian “Banque Carrefour des Entreprises” under the number BE – 0409.580.025 and whose registered office is at Avenue Paul-Henri Spaak 27 Boîte 17, 1060 Brussels, Belgium.

Access to and use of this website (www.basketbelgium.be, hereafter the Website) are provided by BasketBelgium and subject to the following conditions: by using the Website, you agree to be legally bound by these terms and conditions, in including the privacy policy, terms which take effect immediately on your first use of the Website. If you do not agree to be legally bound by the following terms, please do not access and/or use this Website.

Article 1 – Description of the website

BasketBelgium proposes on this Website information about itself with an aim of presenting and promoting the organisation, the teams it manages as a sports federation, and its activities.

Article 2 – Limitation of Liability

The information contained on this Website is provided for informational purposes, without warranty of any kind other than those exhaustively provided by law.

BasketBelgium does not warrant that functions contained in this Website content will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that www.basketbelgium.be or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs.

As a consequence, the visitor acknowledges that he/she using that information under his/her own responsibility.

Therefore, BasketBelgium cannot be held liable for direct or indirect damages suffered by the visitors or by a third party that might be caused by the information given in thisWebsite, and more generally, by the consultation and the usage of the Website.

Article 3 – Links to other web sites

If we offer you some links to other websites, these links are provided for informational purposes only. We recommend while entering these sites, to read their privacy policies and liability notices for the content. BasketBelgium will in no way be held responsible for the content of the site or practices of the owners or operators of these sites.

Article 4 – Intellectual Property

The Website and its contents are protected by Belgian and European law on intellectual property, including the European regulations on patents, on the Community trademark, on Community designs, as well as the Belgian patent law, the Benelux Convention for intellectual property (trademarks and designs), the Belgian law on copyright and related rights, the Belgian law protecting databases, and that protecting computer programs.

All texts, drawings, photos, videos, designs, or other graphic element of this Website are protected by intellectual property rights, including copyright. These rights are in no way licensed or sold to third parties. Any copy, adaptation, translation, arrangement, communication to the public or other use or modification of all or part of this Website in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical or otherwise, is strictly prohibited unless prior writing of the right holder.

Any infringement of these rights may lead to civil or criminal prosecution, in accordance with Belgian and European law.

BasketBelgium is a registered trademark on which it holds the exclusive rights of exploitation. The visitor undertakes not to infringe the brand in any way, nor to make use of it in any way without the prior express consent of BasketBelgium.

Any creation of a hypertext link from a website to this Website is forbidden without the prior express consent of BasketBelgium. That authorisation may be withdrawn by BasketBelgium at any time, without having to justify its decision to withdraw.

Article 5 – Privacy policy

Treatment of personal data related to this Website are subject to Belgian law (Law of 8 December 1992 on the protection of privacy with regard to the processing of personal data, as amended by Law of 11 December 1998 transposing Directive 95/46/EC of 24 October 1995 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data).

You can visit the Website or any of its affiliated websites without revealing any personal information about yourself. BasketBelgium uses a web statistics tool that tracks the Internet addresses of the domains from which people visit us and that analyses this data for trends and evaluation purposes. The individual user always remains anonymous.

The visitors personal information gathered throught the forms (contact form, newsletter registration form, survey, …) and any future information will be used exclusively by BasketBelgium to provide the requested service and will not be communicated or transfered to any third party.

The visitors personal information will also be used to strengthen and personalise the communication with them, in particular through newsletters they will potentially have subscrided to.

In any case, by using this Website, you accept the privacy policy of BasketBelgium.

Article 6 – Cookies

Cookies are small files stored on the hard drive of your computer when you visit a website. They are used namely for the recording of language preferences of the user, for an optimal graphical display or for the good operation of an Internet application.

This Website only uses cookies at low risk for the user, which, according to the Belgian law on electronic communications of 13 June 2005, does not require any consent from you.

However, pursuant to Article 129, 1° of the law, BasketBelgium informs you on the use of cookies. If you do not want the website to install cookies on your computer, you can set your browser for this purpose.

Article 7 – Final Provisions

If any of these terms are determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which these terms are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction in which that term is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from these terms and the remaining terms shall survive, remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.

These Terms of Use shall be governed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of Belgium or, if applicable, with European Community law.

Technology and legislation evolves. This legal notice could therefore, if necessary, be adapted by BasketBelgium without notice other than posting changes online.