Disclaimer, privacy-and cookiepolicy

(2018 edition)

1. Information provided in the framework of Article 7 of the Belgian Law of March 11, 2003 regarding certain legal aspects of the services provided by the information society. Françoise Carlier is an independent attorney at law, her offices are situated Beatrijslaan 26,3110 Rotselaar. Her company register number is 0553.794.081. All services rendered by Françoise Carlier are subject to her General Conditions. Françoise Carlier, as an attorney at law, is subject to the relevant legal obligations of the Leuven Bar association. If you have any questions you can contact us through francoise@carlier-law.be. The following regulations can be applicable from time to time.

2. Aim

The website www.carlier-law.be contains information regarding the general organization and the services provided by Françoise Carlier. All information in this website is of a general nature unless otherwise specified. The information is not adapted to circumstances specific to a person or entity, and you cannot consider such information as personal, professional or legal advice or equivalent thereof. The contents of this website can be adapted, modified, deleted without warning or notification, always with the intention of adapting the website to actual relevant legislation.

3. Communication Policy

Electronic communication, including annexes enclosed, sent by or from Françoise Carlier, are confidential and shall, where appropriate, be protected by professional secrecy constraints or other protective measures. If you are not the recipient of an electronic message, please inform the sender of his mistake and delete such message from your system. The safety and trustworthiness of electronic communication cannot be insured. Folders with electronic communication can be archived by Françoise Carlier for internal purposes and to respect applicable legislation.

4. Use of this website

This website(www.carlier-law.be) is property of Françoise Carlier and is protected by the intellectual rights owned by Françoise Carlier or relevant third parties. The complete or partial reproduction of the website is only authorized for personal reasons. Copying, saving or transferring this website for other reasons is not allowed unless expressly agreed upon by Françoise Carlier.

All contents transmitted through this website are provided for information purposes only, and Françoise Carlier cannot be held liable for any other use thereof. The information regarding legal matters, to be found on this website, are purely for information purposes, concern general considerations and can never be considered as a legal opinion. Françoise Carlier does not accept any liability for possible damage incurred by using the information to be found on this website. You can use links to this website if used in an honest and non-misleading manner, provided you also use the link to our home page, and only for non-commercial purposes.

Françoise Carlier rejects all responsibility for the content of external websites linked to this website, or referring to this website. Information on this website can and will be updated on a regular basis.

5. Privacy plicy

When visiting this website, no personal data will be used, unless you use the contact form. In that case such data will be transmitted to Françoise Carlier (as person responsible for processing of this information) and she will contact you. Other personal data, obtained through direct contacts, will be processed. These data are not systematically processed, but saved to be able to contact you. In such cases, processing is based on the contractual relationship or the contacts preceding such relationship. Personal data will never be transmitted to third parties. Notwithstanding the obligations, to be respected by Françoise Carlier following the laws relative to anti-money-laundering and financing of terrorism and other binding legislation, Françoise Carlier will never transmit data allowing third parties to identify you, including your e-mail address, without your prior consent.

6. Cookies

This website uses cookies, exclusively in order to facilitate your use of the website and to obtain statistical data regarding the use of the website, not only as to the frequency of its use but also to improve it when required. Cookies will never be used by us for marketing purposes. The cookies used are the following :

  • Google Analytics (-ga and -gat) ,used respectively for measuring single visits and to enforce utilisation limits.
  • A sessionID cookie(PHPSESSID) is used to check whether a session is still active, and a cookie for language preferences (frontend_language) is used to memorise your choice of language.

7. Applicable law and dispute settlements

By visiting this website you accept its full content and the above-mentioned provisions are subject to Belgian Law.

Each dispute regarding the website of Françoise Carlier is of the exclusive competence of the courts of Leuven, excluding all other instances.

Leuven, January 2018