Legal notice

The following terms of use are applicable to visitors of the BusinessEurope website(s). Please read them carefully before using our website(s). By accessing and using these website(s) you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agree to be bound by these terms of use and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. BusinessEurope reserves the right to amend these terms of use from time to time without notice in its sole and absolute discretion. If you do not agree to these terms of use, you should not use our website(s).


BusinessEurope maintains its website(s) to enhance public access to information about its action, initiatives and messages in general. Our goal is to keep this information timely and accurate. If errors are brought to our attention, we will try to correct them.

However, BusinessEurope accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever with regard to the information on its site(s).

This information is:

  • of a general nature only and is not intended to address the specific circumstances of any particular individual or entity;
  • not necessarily comprehensive, complete, accurate or up-to-date;
  • not professional or legal advice.

It is our goal to minimise disruption caused by technical errors. However, some data or information on our site(s) may have been created or structured in files or formats that are not error-free and we cannot guarantee that our service will not be interrupted or otherwise affected by such problems. BusinessEurope accepts no responsibility with regard to such problems incurred as a result of using its site(s) or any linked external site.

BusinessEurope cannot be held liable for any disruptions, interruptions of faults on its website(s).

The information provided on the website(s) may contain third-party information and links to third parties or third-party websites. Such third-party information does not represent the opinion of BusinessEurope and links to third-party websites are provided for convenience only. BusinessEurope does not express any opinion on, and cannot be held liable for the content of such third-party information or websites. BusinessEurope will immediately remove links to other websites if such sites are shown to be illegal in nature.

Personal data

BusinessEurope is committed to your privacy.

Although most information on the site(s) is accessible without having to provide personal data, you may occasionally be requested to provide personal information. By providing this information, you explicitly allow BusinessEurope to store your personal data for the purpose of automated user profiling, customer management, market research and direct mailing services. In this case, the data will be processed in accordance with the provisions and requirements of the Belgian Privacy Act of December 8th 1992 concerning the processing of personal data. Your personal data will only be used for purposes strictly limited to BusinessEurope’s services and will not be communicated to third parties.

You may always oppose to the use of your personal data for direct marketing purposes by contacting BusinessEurope. You also have the right to access, update or correct your personal data at any time by contacting BusinessEurope. You can contact BusinessEurope by e-mail: or post: avenue de Cortenbergh 168, 1000 Brussels.

BusinessEurope’s website(s) use(s) cookies. Cookies are small files stored on your computer’s hard disk. They do not contain any personal information, but are used to facilitate subsequent visits to our site(s). You can switch off the use of cookies in your browser if you wish. However, bear in mind that if you do so, your visits to our site(s) may not run as smoothly.

BusinessEurope reserves the right to amend this privacy clause at any time in accordance with the Belgian Privacy Act of December 8th 1992 on protection of privacy.

Intellectual property

All texts, layouts, designs, photos, films, videos, graphics and elements of any kind on BusinessEurope’s website(s) are protected by copyright ©. Unless otherwise mentioned, the publications, documents and information on our site(s) may be reproduced, described and made available to the public for non-commercial purposes, provided that the source is specified.


We ensured that the entities that have provided the examples have given explicit permission to showcase their examples on this platform. Neither BusinessEurope nor its cooperating companies can be held liable in any form for the content provided by these entities.