Pursuant to Article 6 of French Act No. 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 on trust in the digital economy, users of the www.smc2-construction.co.uk website are informed of the identity of the various parties involved in its implementation and monitoring:
Owner : SMC2
Creator : Soluti
Publication Manager : SMC2 – firstname.lastname@example.org
The publication manager is a natural person or a legal entity.
2. GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE OF THE WEBSITE AND THE PROPOSED SERVICES
The use of the www.smc2-construction.co.uk website implies full and complete acceptance of the general terms and conditions of use described below. These terms and conditions of use may be modified or supplemented at any time, so users of the www.smc2-construction.co.uk website are invited to consult them regularly.
This site is normally accessible to users at all times. However, an interruption for technical maintenance reasons may be decided by www.smc2-construction.co.uk, which will then endeavour to inform users in advance of the dates and times of the intervention.
The www.smc2-construction.co.uk website is regularly updated by SMC2. Similarly, the legal notices may be modified at all times: they are nevertheless binding on users, who are invited to refer to them as often as possible in order to be aware of their content.
3. DESCRIPTION OF THE PROVIDED SERVICES
The purpose of the www.smc2-construction.co.uk website is to provide information on all the company’s activities.
SMC2 strives to provide as accurate information as possible on the www.smc2-construction.co.uk website. However, it cannot be held liable for omissions, inaccuracies and deficiencies in its update, whether caused by itself or by third party partners which provide it with this information.
All the information indicated on the www.smc2-construction.co.uk website is provided for information purposes only, and is subject to change. In addition, the information on the www.smc2-construction.com website is not exhaustive. It is given subject to modifications that have been made since its was put online.
4. CONTRACTUAL LIMITATIONS ON TECHNICAL DATA
The website cannot be held liable for any material damage related to the use of the website. In addition, website users undertake to access the site using recent, virus-free hardware and using a latest generation updated browser.
5. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND INFRINGEMENT
SMC2 is the owner of the intellectual property rights or holds the user rights to all elements accessible on the website, including texts, images, graphics, logos, icons, sounds, software.
Any reproduction, representation, modification, publication, adaptation of all or part of the website elements, whatever the means or technique used, is prohibited without the prior written authorisation of: SMC2.
Any unauthorised use of the website or of any of the elements it contains will be considered as an infringement and prosecuted in accordance with the provisions of Articles L. 335-2 et seq. of the French Intellectual Property Code.
6. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
SMC2 cannot be held liable for direct or indirect damage caused to the user’s hardware when accessing the www.smc2-construction.co.uk website, resulting either from the use of hardware that does not meet the specifications indicated in point 4, or from the appearance of a bug or incompatibility.
SMC2 also cannot be held liable for indirect damage (such as loss of market or opportunity) resulting from the use of the www.smc2-construction.co.uk website.
Interactive spaces (possibility of asking questions in the contact area) are available to users. SMC2 reserves the right to delete any content posted in this space that breaches legislation applicable in France without notice, in particular the provisions relating to data protection. If necessary, SMC2 also reserves the right to initiate civil and/or criminal proceedings against users, in particular in the event of racist, abusive, defamatory or pornographic messages, regardless of the medium used (text, photography, etc.).
7. PERSONAL DATA MANAGEMENT
In France, personal data is protected by Act No. 78-87 of 6 January 1978, Act No. 2004-801 of 6 August 2004, Article L. 226-13 of the French Criminal Code and the European Directive of 24 October 1995.
When using the www.smc2-construction.co.uk website, the following may be collected: the URL of the links through which the user accessed the www.smc2-construction.com website, the user’s access provider, the user’s Internet Protocol (IP) address.
In any case, SMC2 only collects personal information relating to the user for the purpose of certain services offered by the www.smc2-construction.co.uk website. The user provides this information in full knowledge of the facts, particularly when they provide it themselves. It is then specified to the user of the www.smc2-construction.co.uk website whether or not they are required to provide this information.
In accordance with the provisions of articles 38 et seq. of Act no 78-17 of 6 January, 1978 relating to data privacy, all users have a right to access, correct and oppose their personal data, by requesting to do so in writing accompanied by a copy of an identity document featuring their signature, and indicating the address to which the answer must be sent.
No personal information for www.smc2-construction.com website users is published without the user’s knowledge, nor exchanged, transferred, assigned or sold on any medium whatsoever to third parties. Only the hypothesis of the acquisition of SMC2 and its rights would allow the transmission of this information to the potential purchaser, who would in turn be bound by the same duty to store and modify the data with regard to www.smc2-construction.co.uk website users.
The website is not registered with the CNIL because it does not collect personal data.
Databases are protected by the provisions of the 1st July 1998 Act enacting Directive 96/9 of 11 March 1996 on the legal protection of databases into French law.
8. HYPERTEXT AND COOKIES
The www.smc2-construction.com website contains a number of hypertext links to other websites, set up with SMC2’s permission. However, SMC2 has no possibility of verifying the content of the websites thus visited, and therefore declines all liability for this fact.
Refusal to install a cookie may result in the inability to access certain services. However, users can configure their computers as follows to refuse the installation of cookies:
In Internet Explorer: tool tab / internet options. Click on Privacy and choose Block all cookies. Confirm with Ok.
In Netscape: editing tab / preferences. Click on Advanced and choose Disable cookies. Confirm with Ok.
9. APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION
Any dispute related to the use of the www.smc2-construction.co.uk website is subject to French law. The competent courts of Paris have exclusive jurisdiction.
10. THE MAIN LAWS CONCERNED
Act n° 78-87 of 6 January 1978, notably amended by Act n° 2004-801 of 6 August 2004 relating to data privacy.
Act n° 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 on trust in the digital economy.
User: Internet user connecting to and using the above-mentioned website.
Personal information: “information that allows, in any form whatsoever, directly or indirectly, to identify the natural persons to whom it applies” (article 4 of Act n° 78-17 of 6 January 1978)