In these general conditions the party accepting the assignment will mean Quality en Marketing Advies, based in Bloemendaal, The Netherlands and registered in the Commercial Register of the Chamber of Commerce of Amsterdam under number: 34347360.

  1. These general terms and conditions apply to all legal services provided by Quality en Marketing Advies in the past and in the future (including complementary, supplementary or  successive assignments or mandates) as a result of the agreement granting an assignment.
  2. These general conditions apply to all instructions accepted and executed by Quality en Marketing Advies on the basis of an agreement granting an assignment, with the exclusion of articles 7:404 and 7:407 paragraph 2 of the Dutch Civil Code.
  3. Quality en Marketing Advies may, under her responsibility, render legal services with assistance of third parties. Quality en Marketing Advies shall consult the client before selecting third parties and shall in any event exercise the necessary due care in its selection of third parties. Quality en Marketing Advies is not liable for any acts or  omissions of third parties. The client hereby authorizes Quality en Marketing Advies to accept limitations of liability of third parties on its behalf.
  4. The total liability of contractor in case of culpable shortcoming in the fulfilment of its obligations and in case of tort, is limited to the total of the agreement thereon on the basis of the amounts invoiced to the client including VAT. this with a maximum of 10,000 euros. Client shall indemnify contractor against claims of third parties, including reasonable costs of legal assistance, insofar as these relate to work done for the client, unless there is gross negligence or intentional conduct of contractor.
  5. The client indemnifies and holds Quality en Marketing Advies harmless from and against any and all third party claims (including reasonable legal costs) arising in whatsoever manner from the activities carried out for the client, unless they result from gross negligence or willful misconduct by Quality en Marketing Advies.
  6. Invoices by Quality en Marketing Advies will be submitted periodically and are subject to payment within 14 days from the date of the invoice. For the benefit of the client by contractor paid expenses will be charged separately. All amounts are VAT exclusive.
  7. Quality en Marketing Advies is entitled to charge the client a retainer for fees and costs prior to commencement of services. This retainer serves as deposit for future invoices.
  8. Should an account not be paid within the term agreed the client shall be considered to be in default by operation of law and without further notice. In case of default on payment Quality en Marketing Advies shall be entitled to charge an interest rate of 1% per month or part of a month over the outstanding amounts as of the due date until the day of full settlement.
  9. Intellectual property rights remain with the party that this has brought in and or developed. Intellectual property rights provided and to the extent necessary for the performance of the contract be made available by the client whether or not to contractor under conditions to be determined. Client obtains the intellectual property of the results in the report. Publication or disclosure of the data can take place only after consent of the other party.
  10. Parties are obliged for a period of 2 years after the end of the command to behave with respect to any secrecy agreement in the framework of the data made available command, which reasonably assumes that this information confidential, unless disclosure of such information is necessary for the execution of the contract, or if any legal regulation or judicial ruling to compel disclosure of such data.
  11. The legal relationship between the client and Quality en Marketing Advies is governed by Dutch law. The appointed court in Haarlem shall have exclusive jurisdiction over the settlement of disputes.
  12. The Dutch text of these general conditions shall prevail in the event of any differences between the English text and the Dutch text. These general terms and conditions can be found on the website www.qmadvies.nl.