PRIVACY Terms of Use

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These Terms of Use govern your access and use of these DebtCo websites and its related sites (collectively, the “DebtCo Site & CollectIC Sites”). Please read these Terms of Use carefully before using the DebtCo & CollectIC Sites or registering a CollectIC account (“Account”) as they govern your use of the information, tools, features, and functionality provided through the Sites and constitute an agreement concerning your legal rights and obligations with respect to DebtCo Holding B.V., its affiliates, subsidiaries divisions, contractors and all of its and their data sources and suppliers (individually and collectively, “we,” “us,” “our,” or “DebtCo”), and our information providers, third party suppliers and marketing partners (our “Third Party Suppliers” or “Third Party Partners”). These Terms of Use are in addition to, and do not override, the terms and conditions that apply to the specific products/services offered by DebtCo & CollectIC. Your rights and obligations concerning your purchase and/or use of the products, services, information, or software offered by us are governed by the terms of your agreement, Master Service Agreement, Collections Agreement, Order or Order Schedule, Software Licensing with, DebtCo Holding B.V. or as may be applicable.

By using the DebtCo & CollectIC Sites, you agree to these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, you may not use the DebtCo & CollectIC Sites.

We reserve the right to refuse to provide you access to the DebtCo & CollectIC Sites or to allow you to open an Account for any reason.

For purposes of this DebtCo & CollectIC Sites, “DebtCo” and “CollectIC” means The DebtCo Holding B.V., its subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, brands, contractors and all of its and their data sources and suppliers.

The services, including, but not limited to, data, articles, blog posts, content, information, products, software and programs, available on or through the DebtCo & CollectIC Sites (“Service”) are the proprietary, copyrighted works of Debtco Holding B.V. and comprise: (i) works of original authorship, including compiled information containing DebtCo’s selection, arrangement and coordination and expression of such information or pre-existing material it has created, gathered or assembled; and (ii) trade secret and other confidential information.

You agree not to reproduce, retransmit, distribute, disseminate, sell, publish, broadcast, or circulate the information received through the Service, such as and not limited to DebtCo Skip Tracing, to anyone without the express prior written consent of DebtCo. Copying and distributing the Services to third parties is forbidden. You may not: (a) use or permit the use of the Service to prepare an original database or a comparison to other databases that are sold, rented, published, or furnished in any manner to a third party; (b) use or permit the use of the Service for the purpose of compiling, enhancing, verifying, supplementing, adding to, or deleting from any mailing list, business directory, or other compilation of information that is sold, rented, published, or furnished in any manner to a third party; (c) use or permit the use of the information in connection with any individual credit, employment, or insurance applications; or (d) voluntarily producing the Service in legal proceedings. Systematic access or extraction of content from this DebtCo & CollectIC Sites, including the use of “bots” or “spiders,” is prohibited. DebtCo prohibits caching, unauthorized hypertext links to this DebtCo Site and the framing of any content available through the DebtCo Site. DebtCo reserves the right to disable any unauthorized links or frames.

THE DUN & BRADSTREET SITE MAY PROVIDE A LINK TO OTHER WEBSITES BY ALLOWING THE USER TO LEAVE THE DEBTCO & COLLECTIC SITES TO ACCESS THIRD-PARTY MATERIAL OR BY BRINGING THE THIRD-PARTY MATERIAL INTO THESE DEBTCO & COLLECTIC SITES VIA "INVERSE" HYPERLINKS AND FRAMING TECHNOLOGY (A "LINKED SITE"). DEBTCO HAS NO DISCRETION OR OBLIGATION TO ALTER, UPDATE, OR CONTROL THE CONTENT ON A LINKED SITE.

DebtCo Case numbers are proprietary to and controlled by DebtCo Holding B.V. DebtCo grants you a non-exclusive, perpetual, limited license to use the DebtCo Case Number solely for identification purposes and only for your internal business use.

DebtCo does not warrant the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of any of the Services. ALL SERVICES ON THESE DEBTCO & COLLECTIC SITES, OR A LINKED SITE, ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS," "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. DEBTCO DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES OF ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENTNESS, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, QUALITY, NON INFRINGEMENT, AND THOSE ARISING FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF GRADE OR FROM DEBTCO’S CONDUCT IN COLLECTING, COMPILING, OR INTERPRETING ANY DATA OR INFORMATION. NEITHER WE NOR OUR THIRD PARTY SUPPLIERS MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS OR RELIABILITY OF THESE DEBTCO & COLLECTIC SITES. NEITHER WE NOR OUR THIRD PARTY SUPPLIERS WARRANT THAT YOU WILL BE ABLE TO ACCESS OR USE THESE DEBTCO & COLLECTIC SITES OR USE THE SERVICE AT THE TIMES OR LOCATIONS OF YOUR CHOOSING. DEBTCO DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE; THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED; OR THAT THESE DEBTCO & COLLECTIC SITES OR THE SERVICE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE ENTIRE RISK ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THESE SITEW REMAINS WITH YOU TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties, so the foregoing disclaimer may not apply to you.

The opinions and information provided by DebtCo in articles and blog posts (collectively the “Marketing Information”) are provided “as-is”. Nothing stated or implied in the Marketing Information should be construed to be legal, tax, or professional advice. DebtCo makes no representations or warranties, express or implied, with respect to such Marketing Information and the results of the use or reliance on such Marketing Information. Please contact an attorney or tax professional if you are in need of legal or tax advice.

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DEBTCO, ITS AFFILIATES, THIRD PARTY SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS AND BUSINESS PARTNERS AND THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS (COLLECTIVELY, THE “RELATED PARTIES”) WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR INJURY ARISING OUT OF, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DEBTCO’S CONDUCT IN PROCURING, COMPILING, COLLECTING, INTERPRETING, REPORTING OR DELIVERING SERVICES. DEBTCO WILL NOT BE LIABLE, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, FOR ANY DIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL OR INDIRECT DAMAGES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA, LOST REVENUES, LOSS OF BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY, AND THE COST OF PROCURING SUBSTITUTE SERVICE OR LOST OPPORTUNITY) ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THESE DEBTCO & COLLECTIC SITES OR A LINKED SITE, OR WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THESE DEBTCO & COLLECTIC SITES OR A LINKED SITE, EVEN IF DEBTCO IS MADE AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THIS LIMITATION ON LIABILITY INCLUDES, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, THE TRANSMISSION OF ANY VIRUSES WHICH MAY INFECT A USER'S EQUIPMENT, FAILURE OF MECHANICAL OR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT OR COMMUNICATION LINES, TELEPHONE OR OTHER INTERCONNECT PROBLEMS (e.g., YOU CANNOT ACCESS YOUR INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER), UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS, THEFT, OPERATOR ERRORS, STRIKES OR OTHER LABOR PROBLEMS OR ANY FORCE MAJEURE. YOUR SOLE REMEDY WITH RESPECT TO ANY PROBLEMS OR DISSATISFACTION WITH THESE DEBTCO & COLLECTIC SITES IS TO DISCONTINUE ANY USE OF THESE DEBTCO & COLLECTIC SITES.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitation of liability, so the foregoing limitation may not apply to you. In such jurisdictions, the liability of DebtCo and its Related Parties shall be limited to the fullest extent permitted by law.

User acknowledges and agrees that by providing DebtCo with any personal or proprietary user information through these DebtCo & CollectIC sites, user consents to the transmission of such personal or proprietary user information over international borders as necessary for processing in accordance with DebtCo’s standard business practices. User should be aware that Linked Sites may contain transmission of personal data provisions that differ from the provisions provided herein. DebtCo is not responsible for such provisions, and expressly disclaims any and all liability related to such provisions.

By posting your content you are granting DebtCo a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, and worldwide license to use your content and your association to such content in connection with the operation of the Services, including, without limitation, the license rights to copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, modify, delete, translate and reformat your content, and/or to incorporate it into a collective work such content and your association with such content, which may include name and likeness.

You grant DebtCo permission to use your name for attribution purposes. You, likewise, agree to represent yourself accurately. You acknowledge that misrepresentation may lead DebtCo, at its sole discretion, to cancel your use of the Services and delete any of your content.

You will not upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that: (a) is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, pornographic, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable; (b) harm minors in any way; (c) impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a DebtCo official, forum leader, guide, moderator or host, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; (d) forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through these DebtCo & CollectIC sites; (e) remove any proprietary notice from these DebtCo & CollectIC sites; (f) cause, permit or authorize the modification, create of derivative works, or translation of these DebtCo & CollectIC sites without our prior written permission; (g) use these DebtCo & CollectIC sites for any commercial purpose or the benefit of any third party or any manner not permitted by the licenses granted hereunder; (h) use these DebtCo & CollectIC sites for fraudulent purposes; (i) attempt to decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or hack these DebtCo & CollectIC sites or any of the software embedded or included therein, or to defeat or overcome any encryption technology or security measures implemented by DebtCo with respect to these DebtCo & CollectIC sites, or any of the DebtCo Services / Products and/or data transmitted, processed or stored by DebtCo; (j) harvest or collect any information about or regarding other Account holders, including but not limited to any personal data or information; (k) upload, post, email, transmit, or otherwise make available any content that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements); (l) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party; (m) upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; (o) disrupt the normal flow of dialogue, cause a screen to “scroll” faster than other uses of these DebtCo & CollectIC sites are able to type, or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users’ ability to engage in real-time exchanges; (p) interfere with or disrupt these DebtCo & CollectIC sites or servers or networks connected to or operated with these DebtCo & CollectIC sites, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies, or regulations of networks connected to or operated with these DebtCo & CollectIC sites; (q) intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law; (r) "stalk" or otherwise harass another; (s) promote or provide instructional information about illegal activities, promote physical harm or injury against any group or individual, or promote any act of cruelty to animals; (t) use these DebtCo & CollectIC sites to provide material support or resources (or to conceal or disguise the nature, location, source, or ownership of material support or resources) to any organization(s) designated by any government as a foreign terrorist organization pursuant to the local Immigration and Nationality Acts.

You may not use the DebtCo or CollectIC name/brand to endorse or promote any product, opinion, cause or political candidate. Representation of your personal opinions as endorsed by DebtCo is strictly prohibited.

By posting content to any blog, you warrant that you either own or otherwise control all of the rights to that content, including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the content, or that your use of the content is a protected fair use. You agree that you will not knowingly and with intent to defraud provide material and misleading false information. You warrant also that the content you supply does not violate these Terms, and that you will indemnify and hold DebtCo harmless for any and all claims resulting from content you supply.

You will be responsible for the content of any material you enter on these DebtCo & CollectIC sites. DebtCo retains the right, which it may or may not exercise in its sole discretion, to review, edit or delete any material that DebtCo deems to be illegal, offensive or otherwise inappropriate.

You acknowledge that DebtCo may or may not not pre-screen or regularly review posted content, but that we and our designees shall have the right (but not the obligation) to remove in our sole discretion any content that we consider to violate these Terms of Use. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content. In this regard, you acknowledge that you may not rely on any Content created by us or submitted to us, including without limitation information in DebtCo message boards, directories, and in all other parts of these DebtCo & CollectIC sites.

You acknowledge, consent and agree that we may access, preserve and disclose your account information and Content if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such access preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce these Terms; (c) respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third parties; (d) respond to your requests for customer service; or (e) protect the rights, property or personal safety of DebtCo, its users and the public.

You understand that the technical processing and transmission of these DebtCo & CollectIC sites, including your Content, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.

BY ACCEPTING THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT, YOU EXPRESSLY AUTHORIZE DEBTCO TO CONTACT YOU IN ANY LAWFUL MANNER, INCLUDING THROUGH THE USE OF AUTOMATIC AND/OR COMPUTERIZED DIALING SYSTEMS AND PRE-RECORDED MESSAGE AND CALL TECHNOLOGIES, AND FOR ANY LAWFUL PURPOSE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ACCOUNT SUPPORT, AND YOU HEREBY UNAMBIGUOUSLY AGREE AND EXPRESSLY CONSENT TO RECEIVE SUCH MAILERS, EMAILS, TEXTS AND TELEPHONE CALLS.

YOU EXPRESSLY CONSENT TO BE CONTACTED AT THE ADDRESSES, TELEPHONE NUMBERS (INCLUDING MOBILE OR WIRELESS NUMBERS), AND EMAIL ADDRESSES YOU PROVIDE TO DEBTCO (EITHER VERBALLY OR WRITTEN) AS CONTAINED IN YOUR DEBTCO SERVICES, INFORMATION AND/OR SOFTWARE. YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT ANY TELEPHONE NUMBER YOU PROVIDE BELONGS TO YOU AND IS ASSOCIATED WITH A MOBILE DEVICE IN YOUR POSSESSION. YOU HEREBY AGREE TO NOTIFY DEBTCO AT YOUR EARLIEST CONVENIENCE IF YOUR TELEPHONE NUMBER(S) CHANGES. SHOULD YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT WHICH ADDRESSES, TELEPHONE NUMBERS OR EMAIL ADDRESSES YOU PROVIDED TO DEBTCO FOR THE ABOVE, PLEASE REVIEW YOUR ACCOUNT INFORMATION IN YOUR PROFILE OR PLEASE CALL DEBTCO AT +31(0)70-2001138

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YOUR CONSENT TO THE TERMS OF THIS SECTION IS NOT REQUIRED, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, AS A CONDITION OF PURCHASING ANY SERVICES, INCLUDING INFORMATION OR SOFTWARE, FROM DEBTCO. SHOULD YOU NOT WISH TO CONSENT TO BEING CONTACTED FOR EITHER OR BOTH ACCOUNT SUPPORT OR PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES, OR TO REVOKE A CONSENT PREVIOUSLY GIVEN, YOU AGREE TO CONTACT US USING ONE OF THE FOLLOWING METHODS, OR ANOTHER METHOD THAT DEBTCO HAS SPECIFIED, TO CLEARLY INFORM DEBTCO OF YOUR DESIRE TO REVOKE CONSENT: BY CALLING +31(0)70-2001138, EMAILING [email protected].

 

If you have any questions or concerns about these Terms or any issues raised in these Terms or on these DebtCo & CollectIC sites, please contact us at +31(0)70-2001138.

All press releases and other materials presented or released that are contained on these DebtCo & CollectIC sites were, to the best of DebtCo’s knowledge, timely and accurate when issued. However, the passage of time can render information old, and you should not rely on the continued accuracy of any such material beyond the date of issuance. DebtCo has no responsibility to update any information contained in any such material. All viewers should carefully check the dates of issuance of the material contained on these DebtCo & CollectIC sites.

DebtCo, the DebtCo logo, logos of DebtCo’s affiliates and subsidiaries, and the names and content of DebtCo products referenced in a DebtCo Site are either trademarks, service marks, registered trademarks, copyrights or other intellectual property of DebtCo or its affiliates (“DEBTCO IP”). Other products and company names mentioned in a DebtCo Site may be the intellectual property of their respective owners. You may not use any DEBTCO IP without the consent of DebtCo. Except as noted above, you are not conveyed any right or license by implication, estoppel, or otherwise in or under any DEBTCO IP or the intellectual property of any third party.

Access to and use of password protected and/or secure areas of these DebtCo & CollectIC Sites is restricted to authorized users only. Unauthorized individuals attempting to access these areas of these DebtCo & CollectIC sites may be subject to prosecution.

DebtCo has the right to amend these Terms of Use at any time and without notice to you. Such amendments shall be effective immediately upon posting. You agree to review these DebtCo & CollectIC Sites periodically to be aware of any such amendments. Your continued use of a DebtCo Site after such amendments have been made shall constitute acceptance of the amendments.

No part of the DebtCO Site may be reproduced, modified, or distributed in any form or manner without the prior written permission of DebtCo; provided no such permission is necessary in connection with the fair use of excerpts of freely available (i.e., available to any visitor to these DebtCo & CollectIC Sites without any requirement of registration or payment of fees) factual information on these DebtCo & CollectIC Sites regarding descriptions of DebtCo and its services.

You may access DebtCo’s Privacy Policy from the DebtCo International Site.