Terms and conditions
We strive to ensure that the information on our website is up-to-date, reliable and complete. Consultation and use of the website is however at the risk of the visitor. Ploak.com does not guarantee the correctness, completeness or accuracy of the information on this website, regardless of whether it concerns information collected by itself or supplied by third parties. Ploak.com is also not liable for possible damage of any kind, both direct and indirect, that you would suffer in the context of visiting our website. Ploak.com is not liable for any malfunctions, viruses, interruptions or errors in the network.
Ploak.com reserves the right to suspend or discontinue the website in whole or in part at any time for maintenance, updating or any other reason and to change the content of the website (including links), without notice or notice and without that the Customer can claim compensation for this. Ploak.com shall not be liable for any damages arising out of such suspension or discontinuance.
Ploak.com cannot be held liable for any damage, of whatever nature, that a listing on our website could have on, for example, but not limited to, the results in search engines such as Google, Yahoo and Bing of the website concerned and under no circumstances can this give rise to any compensation or other compensation, whether or not financial.
In case of force majeure Ploak.com is not obliged to fulfill its obligations. In that case, Ploak.com can suspend its obligations for the duration of the force majeure.
3. Access to and use of our website
You must not interfere with the normal operation of our website, and you undertake to observe the following rules of conduct on our website:
- Do not infringe intellectual property rights in any way
- Do not act that hinders the use of other visitors to (parts of) this website;
- Do not distribute spam or other inappropriate messages or information through (parts of) this website;
- Do not distribute viruses or other malware;
- Do not use or install ad blockers that result in advertising or content being banned from (parts of) this website in any way. You agree that Ploak.com has the right to use a script that detects and interferes with ad blockers.
- Make no attempt to circumvent or interfere with the security of this website;
- Do not use resources for searching or indexing (parts of) this website, such as robots or spiders, with the exception of the Google, Yahoo and Bing bots.
- For the part of the website that requires registration, comply with the rules regarding “Registration” and “Rules of Conduct”, see item 7 & 8 of our terms and conditions.
In the event of non-compliance with one or more of these rules of conduct, we reserve the right to deny you access to our website. Infringements of intellectual property rights, spreading viruses, malware or spam as well as any attempt to circumvent our security (eg hacking, phishing,...) can potentially lead to criminal proceedings.
4. Page management
Pages on Ploak.com are operated by independent & volunteer page managers. Ploak.com makes every effort to check the posted content and if necessary remove it if it does not comply with our rules of conduct. However, Ploak.com and its administrators cannot be held liable if certain content does not comply with our rules of conduct. If you believe that certain information on Ploak.com violates our rules of conduct or the law, you can report this via our contact form which can be found at https://ploak.com/contact. We investigate any criticism or complaint and take appropriate action as soon as possible.
5. Link management
Links on Ploak.com are posted by independent & voluntary page operators who believe that the website in question has some added value for our visitors. This does not mean that Ploak.com endorses these websites, agrees with their content or cooperates with these sites in any way. Nor does Ploak.com make any warranty as to the suitability, correctness, completeness or security of these websites.
Ploak.com can never be held liable for damage in the context of visiting these websites and under no circumstances can this give rise to any compensation or other compensation, whether or not financial.
Ploak.com cannot be held liable for any damage, of whatever nature, that a listing on our website could have on, for example, but not limited to, the results in search engines such as Google, Yahoo and Bing of the website concerned and Under no circumstances can a mention on our website give rise to any compensation or other compensation, whether or not financial.
Are you a webmaster or owner of a website and would you like to add your website to Ploak.com? Then you can use submit a link exchange request using the contact form. Please contact the page administrator for this. To contact a page administrator, you must first visit the page where you wish to place the link and then click on 'contact / link exchange' in the menu at the top of the page. Only requests made via the contact form with the subject “request link exchange” will be entitled to a listing on our website, provided that a backlink to Ploak.com is placed as described during the application procedure. Once the application process has been completed, after manual verification and if your application complies with our rules of conduct, your listing will be made visible on Ploak.com. Your link will remain visible as long as the backlink on your chosen page, which must be on the same domain, remains active. Ploak.com reserves the right to change or remove your link at any time without prior notice or justification. Under no circumstances can this give rise to any compensation or other compensation, whether or not financial.
Change or delete link
Links on Ploak.com are placed by independent volunteers who believe that the website in question has some added value for our visitors. Do you own a website of which an entry has appeared on our website and do you wish to change or remove this entry? Please contact us so that we can process your request as soon as possible. A delay, unavailability or delayed processing of this request cannot give rise to any compensation or other compensation, whether or not financial. Ploak.com cannot be held liable for any consequences, of whatever nature, that a listing on our website may have on, for example, but not limited to, the results in search engines such as Google, Yahoo and Bing of the website concerned.
6. Intellectual property rights
The information and services provided on our website, and any software useful for its use, are protected by (intellectual) property rights, which belong exclusively to Ploak.com or to which we have a license. The reproduction, distribution, sale, publication, adaptation, translation, adaptation or use in any way whatsoever for commercial purposes, in whole or in part, is expressly prohibited. Exceptions to this can only be granted with the prior written consent of Ploak.com.
In the event of infringement of our intellectual property rights, damages at the cost of €500 per established infringement will be enforced.
By registering, you expressly agree to: provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as requested on the registration form and promptly update this information in the event of any changes.
The password you choose and with which you register is personal and you do not pass it on to third parties. Ploak.com reserves the right, if it has reasonable suspicions that the information provided is incorrect, incomplete or outdated, to suspend or refuse the registration and/or the requested service.
8. Rules of conduct
You may not use the personal data of other visitors to this website for commercial purposes. You give Ploak.com permission to distribute, use, process, translate and adapt the information you put online on our website, on all media of Ploak.com. By “information” is meant all texts, links, photos, videos, music and sound fragments. You indemnify Ploak.com against possible claims by third parties regarding their copyright or other rights in this information. If you believe that certain information on our website infringes the law, you can report this via our contact form. We investigate any criticism or complaint and take appropriate action as soon as possible.
You are responsible for the articles as well as the comments you put online; this applies to texts, photos, music and audiovisual material. The publication of your article and/or response does not imply that we share or support this opinion. Articles, comments or links that refer to websites that meet the following characteristics are not allowed, and will be removed without notice. Ploak.com can also terminate your registration at any time if you repeatedly fail to comply with these rules of conduct.
- Stalking, defamatory content, name-calling, gross insults or threatening content;
- Content that does not deal decently with (the opinion of) others.
- Content that expresses and/or incites racial hatred, racism, negationism and discrimination of any kind;
- Content contrary to public order and morality;
- Content that constitutes a form of advertising;
- Infringements of intellectual property rights of the publisher or others;
- Hacking or attempted hacking of our website; spamming;
Ploak.com reserves the right to change and/or remove the content of our pages at any time, without prior notice or justification. Under no circumstances can this give rise to any compensation or other compensation, whether or not financial.
9. Online transactions
The provision of the payment option via the web does not imply any guarantee on the part of Ploak.com that this system is flawless, without malfunctions, interruptions or errors. Ploak.com is not liable for any damage, direct or indirect, suffered by the execution of payment orders via the web. The correspondence and any commercial agreements between two visitors to one of our websites (e.g. provider and customer) arise as a result of the services provided by Ploak.com, including payments and the delivery of the services or products offered by the parties, with including all conditions and guarantees attached thereto, are exclusively between these two visitors. Ploak.com is a third party in this context and cannot be held liable in any way.
11. Complaints procedure
Ploak.com naturally hopes for 100% satisfaction. Should there be complaints about the services of Ploak.com, please contact us. We do everything we can to handle complaints as quickly as possible.
Disputes are governed exclusively by Belgian law and will only be submitted to the courts of Brussels. If one of the present terms and conditions should be invalid or inapplicable, the other terms and conditions will remain in full force and effect.
12. About Ploak.com
Ploak.com is part of
If you wish to contact us, you can do so via:
- the online contact form
- mail at Ploak.com
- by phone on +32 (0) 496/61.51.71 (Mon-Fri • 14-18h)
- by post
Last edited on 25/05/2018