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Cosmetics Europe may, from time to time, change these Terms in its sole discretion. By using the EUROPEAN DIRECTORY after any such change, you agree to comply with, and be bound by, the Terms as changed. You are responsible for regularly reviewing the Terms.

Cosmetics Europe does not endorse or recommend any commercial products, processes, or services. The information, views and opinions of any company / authority expressed upon contact through the EUROPEAN DIRECTORY do not state or reflect those of Cosmetics Europe.



You agree that any and all comments, messages, postings, data, suggestions, and other items or materials disclosed, submitted or offered to Cosmetics Europe through or in connection with the EUROPEAN DIRECTORY, shall be treated as non-confidential. Such disclosure, submission or offer of any submission shall constitute an assignment to Cosmetics Europe of all rights, title and interests in all copyrights and other rights in the Submission; no financial contribution may be claimed from Cosmetics Europe.



The EUROPEAN DIRECTORY contains links to other sites. Cosmetics Europe is not responsible for the availability of, or any content or material contained in, or obtained through, any such sites, nor does Cosmetics Europe endorse, warrant, or guarantee the products, services, or information described or offered at these other Internet sites. Cosmetics Europe has no control over these linked sites, all of which have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of Cosmetics Europe. These linked sites are only for your convenience and therefore you access them at your own risk. Links do not imply that Cosmetics Europe sponsors, endorses, is affiliated with or associated with, or has been legally authorized to use any trademark, trade name, service mark, design, logo, symbol or other copyrighted materials displayed on or accessible through such linked sites. Any questions or comments relating to such other sites should be addressed to the operator or operators of those sites.



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In no event shall Cosmetics Europe be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever, in connection with the use, inability to use, or performance of the information, services and materials available from the EUROPEAN DIRECTORY. In no event Cosmetics Europe shall be held liable for any claim in relation to the use of products.



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Brussels, June 2013


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