TERMS & CONDITIONS DARK BLUE INTERNATIONAL
Version of May 2018
1.1 By registering yourself as a user / member of Dark Blue International Signature – DBI Signature (hereinafter referred to as “member”)and accept the Terms and Conditions on the site, you agree with the General Conditions (hereinafter referred to as “GTC”), whereby you register as a contractual member and make a business commitment with DBI Signature and you commit to the contribution, after approval of your application by DBI Signature.
1.2 The GTC is in force and entails the contractual agreement with the member independently via our website darkblue.international. DBI Signature provides its services exclusively to adult natural persons.
2.1 At DBI Signature, someone can apply via our website darkblue.international as a member. After approval from management of Dark Blue International /DBI Signature you are a full member.
2.2 If you apply by yourself or when you are invited directly by Dark Blue International for a DBI Signature membership, you must complete the entire registration process to fill in to register you as a member. A membership is entered for the period of 1 year (12 months). We would like to see you take a recent portrait photo of yourself.
2.3 The payment of the annual contribution is exclusive of 21% VAT and fully business and tax deductible. The payment of the annual membership fee after a successful one registration is binding and legally an agreement between the two parties. The payment of your annual contribution is made by bank transfer.
2.4 After a successful registration and approval of a membership, the new member will receive
an invoice on the email address indicated by the member, if applicable. Costs incurred by Dark Blue International/DBI Signature must be made if a user provides incorrect information that leads to Dark Blue International/DBI Signature expelling the user, and therefore will be charged.
2.5 The data provided by the user will only be used by Dark Blue International/DBI Signature. Dark Blue International/DBI Signature reserves the right to share, delete information of information that is in conflict with the above without giving the user prior explanation.
2.6 The user accepts and agrees that it is impossible for Dark Blue International/DBI Signature to guarantee a 100% service with the current technology with regard to maintenance, safety aspects and external influences, such as disruptions in public networks, power failures, which can result in the temporary interruption of Dark Blue International/DBI Signature service.
3. Guarantees regarding the registration
3.1 The user is obliged prior to using the services of the website Register.
3.2 The user guarantees and declares that all data provided by him / her is accurate and complete. The user must report changes without delay so that the data is accurate and stay up to date. User can not use pseudonyms or fake names.
User also declares and guarantees that:
• the user is 18 years and older at the time of registration
• user of Dark Blue International/DBI Signature memberclub used exclusively for using our services, strengthen his / her commercial position and / or help other users to get in touch with users
3.3 User can only register once at Dark Blue International/DBI Signature, therefore user has only 1 profile.
3.5 User is obliged to make the correctness of the data of the co-users personally
to check. By making a personal photo and / or the company logo and all input fields compulsory,
Dark Blue International/DBI Signature tries to contribute to making its members recognizable.
However, Dark Blue International/DBI Signature can not guarantee the correctness of the by any users information provided.
4. The obligation of the user
4.1 User is also obliged to not give misleading background information in his / her profile and this also applies to the provision of information to others users.
4.2 Dark Blue International/DBI Signature will automatically adjust the photos to the correct format.
Personal photos of the user must be recent and must not be older than two (2) years. The
photo must clearly represent the user. User declares and guarantees that
the display of his / her photo on the website of Dark Blue International/DBI Signature is legally permitted.
4.3 Conforms to the use of the service and the website of Dark Blue International/DBI Signature user that he / she:
• strictly adheres to the statutory regulations
• no abusive language addressed to mutual members, companies, Dark Blue International/DBI Signature or her licensees will express
• will not share pornographic content or any other content in violation of the law
• will carry out any form of advertising, promotion, offering or distribution of the above
• in no way will users attempt to collect spam or email addresses in order to
• will not use content that is protected by law or regulations (including: copyright, trademark, patents or patent pending), without being entitled to it and not goods or advertise, promote, offer or distribute services provided by law or regulation are protected
refrains from promoting pyramid games or any other form of unfair competition, including aggressively commercial acquisition and including but not excluded to, among others chain letters, and / or similar concepts / techniques.
5. The following actions by the user are inadmissible:
5.1 Any use of technology, software, scripts, robots, crawlers or spiders in relation to the use the Dark Blue International website is not allowed.
5.2 All content of darkblue.international is protected by copyright. Overwrite, copying, modifying or forwarding any content from the Dark Blue International/DBI Signature is not allowed.
5.3 Distribute without explicit written permission from Dark Blue International exhibiting content, logo or images of Dark Blue International/DBI Signature via printscreen or other techniques are not allowed.
5.4 SPAM, or e-mail bombs or any other action by a user that has an impact on the performance of
our website is inadmissible. All aforementioned matters will go under observation and legal measures are followed up.
6. Changes within the websites of Dark Blue International
6.1 Dark Blue International/DBI Signature is a dynamic community. That is why Dark Blue International/DBI Signature reserves the right to expand or limit its content and service at any time desirable and adaptable on the basis of the changes in the market.
7. Termination of membership, renewal, refund and prepayment
7.1 The membership is entered into for a period of 1 year (12 months). User can cancel their membership up to 5 business days before the expiration date without any further reason. Termination can only take place by means of a registered letter. The membership becomes automatically renewed annually by one year. Confirmation of the cancellation will sent to by the user specified e-mail address.
7.2 Parties can unilaterally terminate the agreement without any obligation to pay the contribution by the Dark Blue International/DBI Signature. In the situation that Dark Blue International/DBI Signature is mandatory to terminate the agreement unilaterally this will be broken without further explanation of reason.
7.3 Dark Blue International/DBI Signature can immediately terminate the contract unilaterally if:
• User does not comply with the laws and / or general terms and conditions of Dark Blue International/DBI Signature, or negative about Dark Blue International/DBI Signature to third parties or other members.
• user terminates his / her contractual obligations
• the reputation of the service offered by Dark Blue International/DBI Signature is substantially compromised
brought by user (if, for example, it appears that user has occurred differently, false name, company or position used in registration, or demonstrably not integer or involved appears to be in (semi) criminal activities or a criminal conviction appears to have known is for users of Dark Blue International/DBI Signature)
7.4 If the user violates any of the above mentioned items in 7.3, Dark Blue International/DBI Signature is entitled to:
• warn the user
• to put the user (temporarily or permanently) on non-active
• remove the user-posted content
8. No refund of already paid full member membership:
8.1 members cannot claim a refund.
8.2 if Dark Blue International/DBI Signature has decided to unilaterally terminate the agreement on the basis of above points user is not entitled to a refund of the contribution.
8.3 If Dark Blue International/DBI Signature has decided to deny access on the basis of the above
points user is not entitled to a refund of the contribution.
9. Responsibility for personal / business data and information
9.1 Dark Blue International/DBI Signature gives no guarantee or explanation for the accuracy, the
authenticity of data / content of users, or that it includes a specific purpose.
9.2 Linked external channels to Dark Blue International/DBI Signature as linked websites are also
independently responsible for content provided by third parties or members.
9.3 User can update Dark Blue International/DBI Signature about users who do not comply with applicable legal provisions or general conditions by using our contact form.
10.1 Dark Blue International/DBI Signature is only liable for demonstrable negligence if Dark Blue International/DBI Signature does not adhere to its basic obligations that a user under this agreement from Dark Blue International/DBI Signature. In no case is Dark Blue International/DBI Signature financially responsible for any negligence.
10.2 In the situation where a user makes Dark Blue International/DBI Signature liable, Dark Blue International/DBI Signature appeal to its company insurance and hand over the business to the authorized insurer. The insurer will further coordinate with the user if there is a possibility of paying back membership fees already paid by user. User can never claim a higher amount from Dark Blue International/DBI Signature or its insurance than by user paid membership after deduction of already expired months.
10.3 The only intention Dark Blue International/DBI Signature has is to create experiences, bring high net worth individuals, entrepreneurs, company owners and business top management together. In no way will the Dark Blue International/DBI Signature participate in any communication between the users. In no way will the Dark Blue International/DBI Signature be liable for the execution of agreements concluded between users. Dark Blue International/DBI Signature does not give guarantees or sureties to users for successfully approaching another user via Dark Blue International/DBI Signature. Furthermore, Dark Blue International/DBI Signature cannot be held liable in any way for failing to comply with the obligations contained in
this agreement has been made.
11.1 User declares and guarantees that all content, data or information provided by user is provided to Dark Blue International/DBI Signature is free of all rights.
11.2 User indemnifies Dark Blue International/DBI Signature for all claims, actions, losses and liabilities, including (legal) costs that are the result of negligence by the user and from which Dark Blue International/DBI Signature is held liable.
11.3 If it appears that the content provided by the user violates any rights Dark Blue International/DBI Signature will remove information/content without any conflict.
12. Protection of data
12.1 Dark Blue International/DBI Signature recognizes that personal data, content and information provided by user is extremely important to user and Dark Blue International/DBI Signature will therefore treat data as confidential information.
12.2 Dark Blue International/DBI Signature will also comply with the statutory requirements regarding keeping personal data and is affiliated with the College for the protection of personal data.
In particular, Dark Blue International/DBI Signature guarantees that it does not give an openness to its files
13.1 The agreement encompasses all that Dark Blue International/DBI Signature exclusively and contractually with its users. There are therefore no separate oral or written agreements that have not been explained and agreed in this agreement.
13.2 Dark Blue International/DBI Signature reserves the right to change this general at any time, without giving reasons, unless an adjustment would be highly unreasonable for users. Dark Blue International/DBI Signature will in that case letting users know in advance that changes will take place. If user does not responds to the adjustments within 2 weeks within the general conditions, assumes that the user has already accepted the changes tacitly.
13.3 If for any reason whatsoever it appears that one of the aforementioned points is not legal or proves to be feasible, this means that all other points mentioned above are theirs legal validity and thus remain executable. Parties already agree with replacing an invalid point for a valid point that is closest to the final intention of the intended position.
13.4 Any legal proceedings can only be brought before the competent court in Utrecht, The Netherlands
to be made. These terms and conditions and the underlying contractual value will be exclusively determined by Dutch laws and possibly under Dutch right.