1. Presentation of web- site
In accordance with the article 6 of law n°2004-575 of June 21st 2004 concerning reliability of the digital economy, users of http://www.hom.com are informed of the identity of the various participants within the framework of its performance and follow up :
Owner : HOM – SA – ADRESSE HOM
Head of publications : Mme Weimar
The head of publications can either be a physical person or a moral person
Webmaster : WEBMASTER SITE – firstname.lastname@example.org
Agence Web Host : La Souris Verte – http://www.la-souris-verte.com/
2. Terms and conditions of use of web-site and services offered
The use of the site http://www.hom.com implies full and entire acceptance of the terms and conditions of use hereinafter descibed. These terms and conditions are subject to modification or amplification at any time, the users of the site http://www.hom.com are therefore advised to check them regularly.
Normally users can have access to this site at any time. Suspension for technical maintenance can however be imposed by http://www.hom.com who will do its best to inform users beforehand on times and dates of such suspensions.
The site http://www.hom.com is regularly updated by Mme Weimar. In the same way, the legal notifications can be modified at any time and the user is nevertheless under the obligation to refer to them as often as possible in order to be aware of same.
3. Description of services provided
The purpose of the site http://www.hom.com is to provide users with information concerning all of the company’s activities.
HOM will do its best to supply users with the most precise information possible. However, HOM will not be held responsible for omissions, inaccuracies and defeciencies regarding the updating, which are either the fault of HOM or third parties who have provided HOM with the information in question.
All the information found on the site http://www.hom.com is given as a general guide and is subject to change. In addition, the information that figures on http://www.hom.com is not comprehensive. The information is given subject to changes made after its posting on-line.
4. Contractual limitations regarding technical data
The web site will not be held responsible for material dammage caused by the use of the web-site. In addition, the web-site user formally agrees to use recent virus-free material and an up-to-date navigator of the latest generation when using the web-site.
5. Intellectual Property and counterfeit
HOM owns all rights of intellectual property or holds all usage rights of all the available elements on the web-site, more particularly the texts, images, graphics, logo, icons, sounds and software.
All reproduction, display, modification, publication, adaptation of all or part of the elements of the web-site, whatever the means or process used, is forbidden, unless HOM gives prior written autorisation .
All unauthorised usage of the web-site or any of the elements it contains will be considered as a counterfeit and liable to prosecution in accordance with the articles L.335-2 et seq. of the French Intellectual Property Code.
6. Limitations of responsibility
HOM will not be held responsible for direct and indirect dammages caused to the user’s material when using the HOM web-site and arising from either the usage of material not in conformance with the specifications mentionned in point 4 whether this be the appearance of a bug or an incompatibility.
HOM will also not be held responsible for indirect dammages (e.g loss of a market or of an opportunity) as a result of the use of the http://www.hom.com. web-site.
Interactive spaces (possibility to ask questions in the contact space) are at the users’ disposal. HOM has the right to eliminate without prior formal notice all content written in this space which would contravene french legislation, in particular the clauses concerning data protection. Should the case arrise, HOM will have the option to hold the user civily or penaly responsible, especially in the case of racist, insulting, defamatory or pornographic messages whatever the media back-up (text, photopraphy).
8. Hypertexts links and cookies
The http://www.hom.com web-site contains a certain number of hypertext links to other web-sites which have been added with HOM’s authorisation. However, HOM cannot check the contents of the web-sites thus visited and as a consequence will not accept responsibility for this. Browsing on http://www.hom.com can possibly cause the invasion of cookies on the user’s computer. A cookie is a small file which does not allow the identification of the user but which registers the information regarding the browsing of a computer on a web-site. The data thus obtained are intended to facilitate subsequent browsing on the site and can also serve to allow for various methods of usage.
Refusal of the invasion of the cookie may make it impossible to access certain services. The user however may configure his computer to reject the invasion of cookies as follows :
With Internet Explorer : toolbar / internet options. Click on Confidentiality and click on Block all cookies. Then validate with OK.
9. Applicable law and jurisdiction
All litigation concerning the use of http://www.hom.com is subject to French law and the exclusive jurisdiction of the competant law courts in Paris.
10. The main laws concerned
Law n° 78-87 of January 6th 1978, especially as modified by law n°2004-801 of the 6th of August 2004 regarding computer technology, files and liberies.
Law n° 2004-575 of June 21st 2004 regarding reliability of digital economy
User : person connected to the internet, using the above mentionned web-site
Personal information : information allowing in whatever form directly or indirectly the identification of physical persons to which article 4 of law n° 78-17 of January 6th 1978 applies.