Welcome to the CIAT website (www.ciat.com). By using this site, you acknowledge that you have read these Terms and Conditions of Use and that you agree to abide by them.
The purpose of these Terms and Conditions of Use is to inform you of the intellectual property rights that must be respected and of how information about you is collected and processed as you use this website.
The content of these Terms and Conditions of Use is subject to change. We therefore recommend that you check them at highly regular intervals.
1. LEGAL INFORMATION
This website is owned by CIAT, a société anonyme (company limited by shares) with registered capital of € 26,728,480 and registered in the Belley Trade and Companies Registry under the number 545 620 114.B.R.C Its headquarters are located at 700 Avenue Jean Falconnier, 01350 Culoz BP 14, France.
Jean-Pierre Falconnier, Chairman of the CIAT Group, is responsible for the website.
Jean-François Boutet, Director of Marketing/Communication at the CIAT Group, is in charge of the content published on the website.
Mr. Jacques Hernandez is the webmaster of www.ciat.com.
The commercial and communications sections of the website are coordinated by Ms. Joëlle Bruyère.
2. TECHNICAL INFORMATION
As a user of www.ciat.com or www.ciat.fr, you acknowledge that you possess the skills and means needed to access and use the website.
You acknowledge that you have made sure that the computer configuration used on www.ciat.com is free of viruses and is in perfect working order.
You acknowledge that you have been informed that www.ciat.com is accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week except in cases of force majeure, system difficulties, difficulties related to the structure of the telecommunications networks, or other technical difficulties. CIAT may suspend the operation of the website for maintenance purposes; it shall make every effort to notify users before doing so.
3. DATA SECURITY DISCLAIMER
It is difficult to guarantee that data sent over the internet is 100% secure.
Although CIAT uses every endeavour to protect information placed on its website or sent to it via its website, it can neither warrant nor guarantee that this information is totally secure.
4. SITE CONTENT
The content on CIAT's website is provided for informational purposes only. CIAT cannot guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or currentness of this content.
You therefore acknowledge that you use this information exclusively under your own responsibility.
CIAT uses every endeavour to provide information and/or aids that are available and have been checked. However, it shall assume no liability for errors, unavailable information and/or the presence of viruses on its website.
In accordance with the French Information Technology and Civil Liberties Act (loi Informatique, fichiers et libertés) dated 6 January 1978, CIAT informs you that information you provide via its website, in particular via its online forms, is used to reply to your requests and is intended solely to be used by CIAT, which is responsible for its processing for administrative and commercial management purposes.
You are informed that a cookie may be automatically installed on your browser when you visit the website.
This cookie comprises data that does not allow users to be identified but rather serves to track information about their visits to a website.
Browsers can be configured to inform users of cookies and even refuse them.
6. YOUR OBLIGATIONS AS A USER
6.1 CODE OF CONDUCT
As a user of www.ciat.com you are required to abide by the applicable laws, particularly the provisions of the aforementioned Information Technology and Civil Liberties act. Failure to do so is punishable by law.
In particular, you must refrain from collecting and misusing information, particularly personal information to which you may have access, and, in general, from any acts liable to invade the privacy of, be offensive to, or damage the honour, brand image, or reputation of any natural person or legal entity, and especially CIAT, by not posting, on any type of medium, any material that is defamatory, provocative, malicious, denigrating or threatening.
6.2 INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
The general structure of www.ciat.com, as well as the software, material, databases, still or animated images, sounds, know-how and all other media comprising the website, are the exclusive property of CIAT or its partners.
Any reproduction of this site, either in whole or in part, without CIAT's express permission is prohibited and will constitute an infringement punished by criminal law in particular and by the provisions of Articles L. 335‑2 and following of the French Intellectual Property Code (Code de la propriété intellectuelle).
Likewise, trademarks and other identifying works (such as logos) used on the website are the property of CIAT or its partners. Any use thereof by unauthorised third parties is strictly prohibited.
Any reproduction of these trademarks or logos, either in whole or in part, without CIAT's express permission is therefore prohibited regardless of the context and the medium used and is punishable, particularly by criminal law, as laid down by the provisions of Articles L. 716‑1 and following of the French Intellectual Property Code.
Express, written permission has been obtained for hyperlinks on the website to other resources on the internet, particularly those of CIAT's partners.
Users and visitors may not create hyperlinks to www.ciat.com without first obtaining CIAT's written permission.
All reproduction rights reserved, including those for content, photos, written material, documents, audio and video. None of the content on this portal may be reproduced, transmitted, sold, commercially exploited, or reused in any manner. All violators will be prosecuted.
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