Interactive Terms and Conditions
Please note that by checking the box stating “I hereby confirm that I have read and accept the Interactive Terms and Conditions” you agree to these Interactive Terms and Conditions. Please read the Interactive Terms and Conditions carefully before you register to use the Website because if you accept them, you agree to be legally bound by them.
If you do not agree to these Interactive Terms and Conditions, you must not accept the Terms and Conditions and register to use the Website.
Please note that you will be required to re-register on the Website each time that you want to post a comment.
1.1 Terms used in these Interactive Terms and Conditions shall have the same meaning given to them in the general Website Terms and Conditions.
"Comment Posting Feature" is the feature of the Website that requires registration before you can post Your Comments.
"Interactive Terms and Conditions" means the terms and conditions set out on this page which govern use of the Comment Posting Feature by Registered Interactive Users, incorporating the general Website Terms and Conditions.
"Registered Interactive User" is a person who, subject to the Interactive Terms and Conditions, has registered to use a service on the Website.
"Your Comments" is any and all comments posted onto the Website by Registered Interactive Users.
2 REGISTRATION PROCESS
2.1 Before you are able to post Your Comments you must read through these Interactive Terms and Conditions.
2.2 To register you need to go to complete the required fields under the story in respect of which you wish to post Your Comments and read and accept these Interactive Terms and Conditions.
3.1 Registration for and use of the Comment Posting Feature is solely for persons who are of legal drinking age to purchase alcohol in their country of residence and in the country from which the Registered Interactive User is accessing the Comment Posting Feature. Any registration by, use or access to the Comment Posting Feature by anyone not falling within this category shall be unauthorised, unlicensed and in violation of these Interactive Terms and Conditions.
3.2 By using the Comment Posting Feature, you warrant that: all registration information you submit is complete, true and accurate; you will maintain the accuracy of this information; your use does not violate any applicable law or regulation; and you are of legal drinking age to purchase alcohol in your country of residence and in the country from which you are accessing the Comment Posting Feature. Duvel Moortgat reserves the right to terminate your use of the Website at any time if it believes that you do not fall within or comply with any of these conditions.
4 PROHIBITED WEBSITE USES
4.1 You may use the Website only for lawful purposes. You may not use the Website:
4.1.1 In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation.
4.1.2 In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect.
4.1.3 For the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors or vulnerable persons in any way.
4.1.4 To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with the Content Standards.
4.1.5 To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam).
4.1.6 To knowingly transmit any data, send, post or upload any material that contains viruses, malicious code, trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware.
4.2 You also agree:
4.2.1 Not to reproduce, duplicate, copy or re-sell any part of the Website in contravention of the provisions of the general Website Terms and Conditions.
4.2.2 Not to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt:
(a) any part of the Website;
(b) any equipment or network on which the Website is stored;
(c) any software used in the provision of the Website; or
(d) any equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party.
5 CONTENT STANDARDS
5.1 As a Registered Interactive User you may post Your Comments onto the Website. The Duvel Moortgat content standards set out in this section play an important role in maintaining a positive experience for its consumers and visitors to the Website. You acknowledge and agree that whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to post Your Comments to the Website, you must comply with the content standards set out under this section.
5.2 You must comply with the spirit of the following standards as well as the letter. The standards apply to each part of Your Comments as well as to the whole.
5.3 You shall ensure that Your Comments is aligned with the brand image of Vedett, which is commonly associated with and perceived to be “a cameleon brand, that doesn’t take itself too seriously (except when it comes to quality of the product), and that is no classic luxury brand”.
5.4 Your Comments must (a) be accurate (where they state facts), (b) be genuinely held (where they state opinions); and, (c) comply will all applicable law in the UK and in any country from which they are posted.
5.5 Your Comments must not:
5.5.1 Contain any material that is aimed or targeted at, or contains any information about, any persons under the legal drinking age applicable in your country of residence and in the country from which you are accessing the Website.
5.5.2 Contain any material which is defamatory of any person.
5.5.3 Contain any material which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory.
5.5.4 Contain or promote sexually explicit material.
5.5.5 Promote violence.
5.5.6 Promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age.
5.5.7 Infringe any copyright, database right, trade mark or any other intellectual property right of any other person.
5.5.8 Be likely to deceive any person.
5.5.9 Be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence.
5.5.10 Promote any illegal activity.
5.5.11 Be threatening, abuse or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety.
5.5.12 Be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person.
5.5.13 Be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person.
5.5.14 Give the impression that they emanate from Duvel Moortgat, if this is not the case.
5.5.15 Advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse.
5.6 Duvel Moortgat is under no obligation to oversee, monitor or moderate Your Comments, but may review Your Comments from time to time at its sole discretion to check compliance with these content standards and Interactive Terms and Conditions.
5.7 Duvel Moortgat will determine, in its sole discretion, whether there has been a breach of the content standards through your use of the Website and the posting of Your Comments. Duvel Moortgat reserves the right when applying the content standards to, in its discretion, make exceptions based on artistic, educational, documentary, or scientific considerations or where there are other substantial benefits to the public from not taking action in accordance with these content standards.
5.8 Duvel Moortgat in no way guarantees that Your Comments or any part of it will be displayed on the Website. Duvel Moortgat reserves the right at its sole discretion to reject, edit or remove any of Your Comments from the Website at any time without notice to you.
5.9 You warrant that any contribution of Your Comments complies with these content standards, and you hereby indemnify, keep indemnified and hold harmless Duvel Moortgat against any and all claims, damages, costs and expenses arising from any breach of that warranty. Furthermore, in the event of a breach of these content standards, Duvel Moortgat reserves the right to immediately suspend or ban you from using the Website and from re-registering to use the Comment Posting Feature without notice and take any other action as it shall reasonably deem appropriate.
5.10 Duvel Moortgat expressly excludes liability for any loss or damage arising from the use of any interactive services on the Website by you in contravention of the content standards, whether or not Your Comments is moderated and in addition excludes liability for any action taken by Duvel Moortgat in response to a breach of the content standards.
6 LINKING FROM THE WEBSITE
6.1 As a Registered Interactive User, you may include links to any website in the submission of Your Comments, provided that the website to which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out at paragraph 5 above.
6.2 Please also refer to the linking policy set out in the general Website Terms and Conditions which sets out terms and conditions relating to the creation of links to and from the Website by you.
The extent of Duvel Moortgat's liability to you is set out in the general Website Terms and Conditions. Please read these terms carefully.
You hereby agree to indemnify, keep indemnified and hold harmless Duvel Moortgat and any of its directors, officers, representatives, agents, employees, partners and affiliated companies in full and on demand from and against all third party claims (including without limitation any claim made against Duvel Moortgat for actual or alleged infringement of a third party's IPR), liabilities, damages, costs, expenses and losses (including any direct or indirect consequential losses, loss of profit, loss of reputation and all interest, penalties and legal and other professional costs and expenses) suffered or incurred by Duvel Moortgat and any of its directors, officers, representatives, agents, employees, partners and affiliated companies arising out of or in connection with (a) Your Comments and/or (b) a breach by you of any term in these Interactive Terms and Conditions and a term of this agreement.
9 ENTIRE AGREEMENT
The Interactive Terms and Conditions, Content Submission Terms and Conditions (where applicable to your use of the Website) and the general Website Terms and Conditions and, any other document expressly referred to in it constitute the entire agreement between you and Duvel Moortgat and supersedes any previous agreements, understanding, communications, offers, proposals or correspondence, oral or written, exchanged or concluded between you and Duvel Moortgat relating to your use of the Website including the Comment Posting Feature.
10 WRITTEN COMMUNICATIONS
10.1 Any notice given by Duvel Moortgat will be given by email or by posting a notice on the Website. You agree to electronic communications and acknowledge that all contract, notice and other communications that Duvel Moortgat provide electronically comply with any requirement that they must be in writing.
10.2 Any notice given by you in connection with these Interactive Terms and Conditions must be in writing and shall be validly given if sent by email with a read receipt to the following email address: email@example.com