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By using this website you agree to the exclusions and limitations of liability stated above and accept them as reasonable.
If any of the points in this disclaimer notice are found to be unenforceable under applicable law, that will have no bearing on the enforceability of the rest of the disclaimer notice.
This website may not be used in any way that is likely to cause the website or access to it to be interrupted, damaged or impaired in any way.
Users should understand that they, and not Flanders Literature, are fully responsible for all electronic communications and content sent from their computers to Flanders Literature and must use the website for lawful purposes only.
Users must not use the website for any of the following:
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Flanders Literature reserves the right to revise and amend this disclaimer notice from time to time and any revised version will be deemed to be applicable from the first date of publication on this website.
Law and jurisdiction
This disclaimer notice shall be interpreted and governed by Belgian law, and any disputes in relation to it are subject to the jurisdiction of the courts in Brussels, Belgium.
Antwerp, 1 March 2017