Legal notice and T&C

Terms and Conditions of Use

The purpose of these Terms and Conditions of Use is to define the terms and conditions for making available the website www.altares.com and the terms and conditions of its use by the User.
The User is invited to read this document carefully and to read it again each time the User visits the Website.
Indeed, the use of the Website constitutes its acceptance of the Terms and Conditions.

Version: February 2022

Definitions

Website: means the website www.altares.com.
User: means any person who uses or consults the Websites. It is hereby recalled that the Website is intended exclusively for professionals acting in the context of their activity.
User Account: means the personal space created by a category of Users to access certain types of content.

Access to the Website and content provided

The purpose of the Website is to present the solutions marketed by ALTARES – D&B and to offer users content created by ALTARES – D&B or its partners, in particular articles, white papers and studies.

Copyright - Intellectual Property

All elements of the Website and their layout are the exclusive property of ALTARES – D&B, or, as the case may be, their exclusive owners with whom ALTARES – D&B has entered into use agreements. Consequently, the reproduction of all or part of this Website, regardless of the medium, is strictly prohibited. Any reproduction and/or representation, in whole or in part, by any process whatsoever, without the prior written consent of ALTARES – D&B is prohibited. Failure to comply with this prohibition is likely to constitute an act of infringement within the meaning of Articles L335-2 et seq. of the French Intellectual Property Code which may incur the civil and criminal liability of any offender.

The User is authorised to make private use of the elements appearing on the Website, to the exclusion of any use for commercial purposes.

All trademarks mentioned on this website are registered trademarks. Any representation and/or reproduction and/or partial or total exploitation of these trademarks is therefore prohibited.

As certain information published on the Website is part of a database protected by intellectual property law, the User is prohibited from extracting, transferring, storing or reproducing all or part of the data.

The reproduction, dissemination or automatic extraction by any means of any element appearing on the Website is prohibited. The use of robots, programmes and any automated means for direct data extraction is strictly prohibited.

User Account

To access certain types of content, the User must create a User Account.
It is specified that the creation of the User Account leads to the subscription to the newsletter of the Website.
The User undertakes to provide accurate information when registering and, in the event of a change, to update it immediately. It shall be solely responsible for the consequences of the inaccuracy of the information provided.
The User’s credentials (login/password) are communicated to the User by ALTARES – D&B and allow the User to log in to the User Account. They are strictly personal and confidential. Use of the User Account and credentials is reserved for the User. The User is solely responsible for the use made of the User Account and for the credentials. The User has the option to modify them at any time from the User Account.

Information technology and freedom

In accordance with article 27 of the amended law of 6 January 1978, ALTARES – D&B informs the User that the personal data collected on the Website are the subject of automated processing for the purposes of the functioning of the User Account and the services offered by ALTARES – D&B (in particular, the connection to the Website, the sending of messages to the User in relation to the User Account or the use of the services offered by the Website). Any form on the Website shows mandatory fields marked with an asterisk, identifying the information necessary for processing the application and without which no application can be submitted. The purpose of the collection of the information referred to in these fields is, in particular, to analyse the situation of the user in order to offer the services adapted to the user’s needs, but also to carry out investigations and commercial prospecting by ALTARES – D&B and the companies belonging to its group. For any processing carried out by ALTARES – D&B referred to above, in accordance with Articles 48 et seq. of the French Law No 78-17 of 6 January 1978 as amended in 2018 on data processing, files and freedoms, any natural person may obtain access, rectification, erasure, restriction of processing, opposition or portability of personal data concerning them by contacting: ALTARES – D&B – DPO – Campus Equilibre – Bâtiment Le Yard – 52/58 Avenue Jean Jaurès – 92700 Colombes – @mail: [email protected] Read our privacy policy

Droits d’auteur – Propriété intellectuelle

Tous les éléments du Site ainsi que leur mise en forme, sont la propriété exclusive d’ALTARES – D&B, ou le cas échéant, de leurs propriétaires exclusifs avec lesquels ALTARES – D&B a conclus des accords d’utilisation. En conséquence, la reproduction de tout ou partie de ce Site, quel que soit le support, est strictement interdite. Toute reproduction et/ou représentation, intégrale ou partielle, par quelque procédé que ce soit, faite sans le consentement préalable et écrit de ALTARES – D&B sont interdites. Le non-respect de cette interdiction est susceptible de constituer un acte de contrefaçon au sens des articles L335-2 et suivants du Code de la Propriété Intellectuelle pouvant engager la responsabilité civile et pénale de tout contrevenant.

L’Utilisateur est autorisé à faire un usage à titre privé des éléments figurant sur le Site, à l’exclusion de tout usage à des fins commerciales.

Toutes les marques commerciales citées sur ce site sont des marques déposées. Toute représentation et/ou reproduction et/ou exploitation partielle ou totale de ces marques est donc prohibée.

Certaines informations publiées sur le Site faisant partie d’une base de données protégée par le droit de la propriété intellectuelle, l’Utilisateur s’interdit d’extraire, de transférer, de stocker ou de reproduire tout ou partie des données.

La reproduction, la rediffusion, l’extraction automatique par tout moyen de tout élément figurant sur le Site est interdite. L’emploi de robots, programmes et tout moyen automatisé permettant l’extraction directe de données est strictement interdit.

Cookies

When the User visits this Website, a cookie may be installed on the User’s browsing software. You can consult our cookie policy here : 

Liability

The data and/or documents appearing on this Website and/or accessible through this Website are provided for informational purposes only, and may not be free from inaccuracies and errors. ALTARES – D&B reserves the right to correct them, as soon as these errors are brought to its attention.

It is the User’s responsibility to use these data and/or documents wisely and with a critical mind and to check the accuracy and relevance thereof.

The data and/or documents available on the Website are subject to change at any time, and may have been updated. In particular, they may have been updated between the time of their download and the time when the User becomes aware of it.

The use of the data and/or documents available on the Website is under the entire and sole responsibility of the User, who assumes all the consequences that may result therefrom, without ALTARES – D&B being held liable in this respect, and without recourse against the latter.

ALTARES – D&B shall under no circumstances be held liable for any damage of any kind whatsoever resulting from the interpretation or use of the data and/or documents available on the Website.

Hyperlinks

The Website may contain hyperlinks to other websites on the Internet. Links to these other resources enable you to leave the Website.

It is possible to create a link to the presentation page of this Website without the express authorisation of ALTARES – D&B. No prior authorisation or request for information may be required by ALTARES – D&B in respect of a website that wishes to create a link to the Website. However, this website should be displayed in a new browser window and ALTARES – D&B reserves the right to request the deletion of a link that it considers to be non-compliant with the purpose of the Website.

Access to the Website

ALTARES – D&B endeavours to allow continuous access to the Website, except in cases of force majeure or an event beyond the control of ALTARES – D&B, and subject to any breakdowns and maintenance interventions necessary for the proper functioning of the Website.

Therefore, ALTARES – D&B cannot guarantee the availability of the Website, the reliability of transmissions and the performance in terms of response time or quality. No technical assistance for the User is provided.

ALTARES – D&B cannot be held liable in case of impossibility of access to the Website.

Furthermore, ALTARES – D&B may interrupt the Website or some of the services, at any time without prior notice, without the right to compensation. The User acknowledges and accepts that ALTARES – D&B cannot be held liable for any interruptions or consequences that may arise for the User or any third party.

Internet usage rules

The User agrees to the characteristics and limitations of the Internet, and in particular acknowledges that:

  • ALTARES – D&B assumes no responsibility for the services accessible via the Internet and does not exercise any control in any form whatsoever over the nature and characteristics of the data that may pass through its server center.
  • Data circulating on the Internet are not protected in particular against possible misappropriations. The presence of the ALTARES – D&B logo establishes a simple presumption of validity. Any information deemed by the User of a sensitive or confidential nature is communicated at the User’s own risk.
  • Data circulating on the Internet may be regulated in terms of use or be protected by a property right.
  • The User acknowledges that ALTARES – D&B has no means of control over the content of the services accessible on the Internet.

Users are solely responsible for the use of the data they consults, search and transfer on the Internet.

Modification of the Terms and Conditions of Use

ALTARES – D&B reserves the right to modify, at any time and without prior notice, these terms and conditions of use in order to adapt them to changes on the Website and/or its operation.

Governing law

Both this Website and the terms and conditions of its use are governed by French law, regardless of the place of use. In the event of any dispute, and after the failure of any attempt to reach an amicable solution, the French courts within the jurisdiction of Nanterre shall have exclusive jurisdiction to hear this dispute.