Legal information and conditions of use

Legal information and conditions of use

This website is created and managed by Fondation Périer-D’Ieteren, Fondation d’utilité publique (hereafter FPD), 41 rue de Livourne at 1050 Brussels, Belgium – RPM Brussels : 0679.660.786

In case of problems, please contact the foundation.

Intellectual property rights

The user formally acknowledges that the presentation, content, brands and logos and all the information and data contained on the website are protected by intellectual and industrial property rights and remain the property of FPD and its information suppliers and are subject to a liability disclaimer.

Presentation, reproduction, circulation, sale, publication, modification and any use for commercial purposes of all or part of this website and its contents are prohibited without the prior written authorization of FPD. It is also prohibited to use these for illegal purposes. Printing of FPD web pages is however authorized for private use.


By accessing and using this website, you accept the terms of these conditions of use unreservedly and without limitation.

If any of the provisions of these conditions should prove inapplicable or contrary to a mandatory legal requirement, this inapplicability shall not affect the validity and applicability of the other provisions. These conditions apply to this website and to all of FPD’s Internet initiatives.

FPD reserves the right to amend these conditions at any time, subject to it informing users on this website or by email.

Liability – accuracy of information

FPD and its information suppliers shall not be held liable for damage resulting from viruses in any form whatsoever, bug(s), or any programme or application that may be incompatible with the infrastructure used by the user, nor for damages incurred by the user owing to a breakdown, interruption or error, change, restoration, control, maintenance, technical problem, outage of phone networks or associated networks or services, overload, negligence or third party fault or user fault, and in the case of events outside the control of FPD.

The user shall not use this website in such a way that this usage could cause damage to third parties or to FPD’s image, through the introduction of incorrect or offensive information.

The user acknowledges that FPD has the right to suspend, at any time, availability of this website for reasons of maintenance and updating.


It is possible that this website or connected service may include a link to another website that could be useful to the user. However, such links are given purely for information and FPD makes no warranty, of any kind whatsoever, relative to any other website to which the user may have access via its website.

Their presence in no way implies that FPD endorses their content or accepts any liability for the content or use of such other websites.

The circumstances referred to above shall not in any event give rise to any financial compensation.

Automatic storage of non-personal identification information

In certain cases, FPD collects non-personal data, such as for example the type of browser version or operating system used by a visitor or the name of the website via which a visitor reaches the FPD website.

Applicable legislation and competent courts

Belgian law is applicable on this website and for these General Conditions. In case of dispute, only the Brussels courts shall be competent.