TERMS OF USE OF THIS WEBSITE

I/ LEGAL MENTIONS


Publisher: This website is the property of the company SOTHYS PARIS, a French “société par actions simplifiée” with a capital of 250 000 Euros, whose registered office is located at 128 rue du Faubourg Saint Honoré, 75008 Paris (France), registered with the registrar of companies of Paris under n°451 170 807, VAT n° FR 41 451 170 807, Phone + 33 5 55 17 45 00,


Director of publication: M. Christian MAS as President of the company SOTHYS PARIS.


Host: This website is hosted by Amazon Web Service, 410 Terry Avenue North Seattle, P.O. Box 81226 Seattle, WA 98109-510, USA, tel : (206) 266-4064, copyright@amazon.com


Governing law: these conditions are governed by and construed according to French law.


French courts are the only one competent to know of any dispute directly or indirectly related to this website or its use.


Contact: You can address your questions or comments related to this document to SOTHYS PARIS, Marketing department, ZI de la Marquisie, 19100 Brive la Gaillarde (France) or by e-mail to infos@sothys.com.


II/ WEBSITE ACCESS / LIABILITY


Access to this website:


The present conditions of access to this website and its use are deemed accepted without reservation by any visitor who accesses this website after their posting.


These conditions may be modified at any time. These modifications are published by putting them online and deemed accepted under the same conditions as those mentioned above.


This website is accessible free and freely by all people with an internet connection. Telecommunication costs remain your responsibility.


Access to certain features of this website may however be limited. Thus, the creation of a customer account is reserved for adults (i.e.: eighteen or over).


When creating your customer account, it is your responsibility to determine your access code and ensure its preservation. If you lose or forget this code, it is up to you to reset it, since we do not have access to your code.


You are advised that in case of non-compliance with any of the rules indicated in these conditions, we reserve the right to suspend access to your account.


The number of attempts to access your account is limited to three, to prevent fraudulent use of your account.


Liabilities:


We implement the necessary means to offer you information and/or tools available and verified, but cannot be held responsible for errors, lack of availability of information and / or the presence of viruses on the Site.


We do not provide and/or offer any warranty, express or implied, concerning all or part of the Site.


In no event shall we be held liable for damages, direct or indirect, whatever the causes, origins, nature and consequences arising from access to this website or the impossibility to access it, as well as the use of this website (ex: because of the results of skin diagnosis that would not satisfy you).


III/ INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY / RIGHT OF IMAGE


SOTHYS PARIS company (RCS PARIS 451 170 807) is the owner of the intellectual property rights and personality rights relating directly or indirectly to this website or to any of its component elements and which may not be free of rights, notably trademarks, copyrights and image rights, held directly by SOTHYS PARIS or included with the permission of their owner or holder.


We may also own the intellectual property rights and personality rights relating to components elements of this website and which may not be free of rights, notably trademarks, copyrights and image rights, held directly by us or included with the permission of their owner or holder.


Any use by whatever method (notably: downloading, reproduction, transmission or representation), whether this be of all or part of this website, or any of its component elements (notably: photos, images, texts, brands, logos and domain names), for any purpose other than personal and private use for non-commercial purposes, and without prior written permission from SOTHYS PARIS or from us, is strictly forbidden.


Any unauthorised use of any of these elements constitutes an infringement punishable by law.


All authorised use shall be carried out in compliance with the laws of copyright, in particular referencing the author of the reproduced work.


IV/ INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE


General information:


We strive to update the content of this website and to provide users with accurate information. However, we cannot guarantee the accuracy, precision or completeness of the data on this website. We decline any responsibility for any inaccuracy or omission concerning data available on this website as well as for any damage resulting from a fraudulent intrusion by a third party resulting in a modification of said data.


Hypertext links:


This website may contain links to other sites. We cannot be held responsible for the availability or content contained on or obtained through the websites. The creation of hypertext links to this website cannot be done without the prior written authorization of us.


V/ PERSONAL DATA


We attach great importance to the protection of the personal data of the users of this website and, for this purpose, we have implemented the following policy:


What is personal data?


This refers to any data that can directly name (eg a name) or indirectly a natural person (eg an identifier, a code).


What data do we collect?


As part of your user experience of our website, we collect personal data about you.


You can provide us with your personal data in different ways via our website either:


→ directly: creation of a customer account, request of information, participation to contests;


→ indirectly: cookies.


We do not collect personal data from third parties.


We take care to collect only strictly necessary data in order to offer you a user experience that is the most pleasant and adapted to your needs and to provide you with the services you have subscribed.


For this purpose, your consent is always required except in cases where we are in the context of the execution of a contract concluded with you (sales contract for example).


Fields that must be filled in are marked with an asterisk.


The data that is likely to be collected are as follows:


Situation that may lead to a collection of personal data

Nature of data collected

Purpose of the treatment carried out by us

Nature of the user’s consent

Length of data retention

Creation of a customer account

Last Name, First Name, Email

Manage the customer relationship

Execution of a contract (to be able to answer the service you have subscribed)

3 years from the end of the commercial relation

Information request

Company name, Last name, first name, address, Phone number, email

Send you an answer

Consent

3 years as from the last raise

Promotional operation (contest)

Last name, First name, address, phone number of contestant

Communicate around the promotional operation

Send you commercial communication

Consent

Duration required for the purpose of this operation

Navigation (data collected by cookies)

(On these points, see paragraph dedicated to cookies)


It should be noted that the retention periods indicated cover both active and in-house conservation.


Who is in charge of the processing?


The controller is the person who determines the purposes and means of the processing. He is directly responsible for compliance with the obligations regarding the protection of personal data.


We are the controller.


Security and conservation data


We ensure the confidentiality of your personal data and put in place technical means to ensure the conservation of these.


Your data is stored on protected software with restricted and controlled access.


What are your rights?


In accordance with the regulations in force, you have an information right (receive information concise, transparent, understandable and easily accessible in clear and simple terms), a right of access to your personal data, rectification, opposition, erasure and limitation thereof.


In case of exercise of your right of opposition and/or deletion and/or portability and/or dereference of data concerning you, we will be unable to perform certain services.


In addition, you have the option to withdraw your consent to the collection and processing of your personal data at any time.


You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the CNIL and/or to make any legal recourse.


Contact: If you have any questions about this, you can write to us at commercial@sothys.net


VI/ COOKIES


In order to improve the usability and functionality of our website and to help us provide you with better information and services, we may collect data relating to your use of this website via cookies.


What is a cookie?


The cookie is a block of data that we use to record information about your navigation on this website (this data is collected directly by us or through our partners).


Which cookies can be used by us?


Several types of cookies may be present on this website. These cookies have the following purposes:


- Cookies necessary for the operation of this website;


- Cookies used as part of the audience measurement;


- The social networking cookies generated by the "social network sharing buttons";


- Identification cookies;


- Cookies related to operations relating to targeted advertising (third-party cookies).



  • Cookies necessary for the functioning of this website


These cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of this website and the navigation on this website. They allow you to access the main features of this website.



  • Audience measurement cookies


These cookies are intended to establish statistics on the use of this website and its various sections as well as the use of services offered on this website.



  • Social networking cookies


This website offers application buttons to share certain content on this website via social media platforms.


These application buttons thus use cookies to track the browsing of users.


These are, for example, "share" buttons from social networks.


When you click on one of these application buttons, the page of the social network considered is displayed. However, even if you do not click on the application buttons available on this website, social networks that have made available these application buttons are likely to identify the connection data and navigation on this website.


Cookies are deposited directly by social networks. Thus, your choices regarding the deposit of these cookies must also be done with social networks, by directly consulting the websites of social networks and their policy of protection of personal data.



  • Identification cookies


The cookies of identification are used within the framework of the creation and / or the connection to the account of the user on this website.



  • Cookies related to targeted advertising operations (third-party cookies)


When you access this website, a cookie may be stored on your computer.


These cookies are intended to enable us to offer you adapted advertising content.


Prior consent to the deposit of cookies


We consider that you have given your consent to the deposit of cookies for this website, if:


- you continued your navigation by clicking on the button "Ok, accept all" of the banner informing you of the use of cookies, or on an element of this website such as an image, a title, a button etc. or by visiting any other page than the page through which you accessed this website when you first logged in.


- You have continued your navigation, without setting the plotters, after clicking on the "personalize" button, the banner informing you of the use of cookies.


In these cases, it is expressly stated that you have given your consent to the deposit of all cookies on this website.


This agreement is only valid for a period of thirteen months from the first deposit in your computer. Once this period has passed, your agreement will be requested again for the use of these cookies on this website.


You can, at any time, modify your wishes regarding the deposit of cookies by this website via the "Cookies Management" module located at the bottom right of your screen.


The refusal of cookies


As a reminder, the setting is likely to modify your conditions of access to the services of this website. Without these cookies, you risk losing the benefit of functions essential to navigation on our website.


How to exercise your choices?


Manage cookies by manual configuration is possible directly in your browser. As such, the configuration of each browser is different. It is described in the help menu and will allow you to know how to modify your wishes in terms of cookies. Here are the help pages for:


Internet Explorer ™: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies


Safari ™: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201265


Chrome ™:http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&hlrm=en&answer=95647


Firefox ™: https://support.mozilla.org/en/kb/activate-deactivate-cookies


Opera ™: http://help.opera.com/Windows/12.10/en/notrack.html