Terms and conditions of the use of the web site of the Federation of European Direct and Interactive Marketing (FEDMA).

The website to which these terms and conditions apply and for which FEDMA is responsible is www.fedma.org.  Using or accessing this website indicates your acceptance of these website terms and conditions. FEDMA may change these website terms and conditions at any time and without any prior notification to the users. If you do not accept these website terms and conditions please do not continue to use this website.

FEDMA reserves the right to change, to interrupt, to discontinue or only partially grant access or restrict access to the content of this website at any time without prior notice to the user.

1.Content of the Website

(a) While the information contained within the website is periodically updated, no guarantee is given that the information provided in this website is correct, complete, and/or up-to-date.

(b) The contents contained on the website are provided for general information purposes only and do not constitute legal or other professional advice on any subject matter.

(c) The FEDMA secretariat, current and former FEDMA members and FEDMA partners shall not be liable to any person for any loss or damage which may arise from the use of or reliance to any of the information contained in this website.

(d) This website and its contents are provided ‘AS IS’ and ‘AS AVAILABLE’ without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.

(e) User agrees to use the website and its contents only for lawful purposes and in a way that does not infringe the rights of, restrict or inhibit anyone else’s use and enjoyment of the website and its contents. Prohibited behaviour includes harassing or causing distress or inconvenience to any person, transmitting obscene, untrue or offensive content within epceurope.eu

2.Copyright and Trademarks

(a) All copyright, trade marks, design rights, patents and other intellectual property rights (registered or unregistered) on the website and all contents (including all applications) located on the website shall remain vested in FEDMA or its licensors.

(b) The names, images and logos identifying FEDMA or third parties and their products and services are subject to copyright, design rights and trade marks of FEDMA and/or third parties. Nothing contained in these terms shall be construed as conferring any licence or right to use any trade mark, design right or copyright of FEDMA or any third party.

(c) FEDMA claims no copyright on any official document or in the public domain. Copyright, if any, of third party material found in this site must also be respected.

3.Use of the Website

(a) Permission is given for the downloading and temporary storage of the website for the purpose of viewing on a personal computer.

(b) The contents of the website are protected by copyright under international conventions and, apart from the permission stated, the reproduction, permanent storage, or retransmission of the contents is prohibited without prior written consent.

(c) Occasional republishing for non-commercial use is allowed only with indication of the source and by linking to the original source. Any other use is subject to syndication is allowed only with prior approval of FEDMA. For details in this sense please contact: info@fedma.org

4.Third Party Content and Websites

(a) Some contents, such as links, of the website are supplied by a third party and may lead to other websites, including those operated and maintained by third parties (‘Third Party Content’).

(b) www.fedma.org includes Third Party Content solely as a convenience to its users, and the presence of such contents does not imply FEDMA and its members’ responsibility, nor approval of, the information contained in these websites.

(c) By sharing any Third Party Content (including any text, photograph, graphic or video) with FEDMA you grant to FEDMA, free of charge, permission to use the material in any way it wants (including modifying and adapting it for operational and editorial reasons) for FEDMA services. In certain circumstance FEDMA can share your contribution with third parties.

(d) Address Third Party Content to info@feddma.org

5.Privacy Protection

User’s personal information will be protected and will not be sold, traded or rented to third parties, unless specifically mentioned.

If personal data and information is requested, these data will be treated in accordance with the applicable data protection laws.

You have the right to be informed of any personal data regarding yourself being processed by FEDMA, and to demand the correction or removal of any incorrect, incomplete or irrelevant data. You can exercise this right by submitting a written request to this effect to us at info@fedma.org


Users agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless FEDMA, its partners, clients, employees, officers and directors, from and against any and all claims, liabilities, penalties, settlements, judgments, fees (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising from (i) any Content that the user or anyone may submit, post or transmit to the website (including Third Party Content); (ii) the user’s use of the FEDMA services; (iii) the user’s violation of these Terms; and (iv) any violation or failure by user to comply with all laws and regulations in connection with the Services.

7.Jurisdiction and Arbitration

(a) These terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of Belgium, which shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes.

(b) If any provision of this agreement is held by a court of jurisdiction to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect.

(c) Any cause of action of yours with respect to these terms must be filed in a court of competent jurisdiction within one year after the cause of action has arisen, or such cause will be barred, invalid, and void.

10.Google Analytics

When visiting the FEDMA website cookies might be stored on your computer. A cookie is a small file that is stored on your computer when you visit a website. If you visit the website again, it is recognized as a repeat visit by means of the cookie. The cookie contains a unique number and therefore no personal data. The cookie cannot be used to identify you on websites of third parties. We will not use the cookie to identify you personally. You can configure your web browser to refuse cookies, to delete cookies, or to be informed if a cookie is set giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it. You can find out how to do this by clicking “help” on your browser menu. Please note, however, that if you refuse or otherwise block cookies you may not be able to use all of the functionality available on our website.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.


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