Legal notices

LEGAL INFORMATION

1. Presentation of the website.

Pursuant to Article 6 of French Act no. 2004-575 dated 21 June 2004 on confidence in the digital economy, the identity of the different entities or persons involved in this website’s creation, publication and management http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com are provided here below:

Owner & Editorial manager: MCD – RCS SAINT-QUENTIN 384 572 483, share capital: 713 000 euros, intra-community VAT no.: FR 43 384 572 483 + Email: service.export@mcd-maintenance.com, Telephone no.: +33 3 23 52 67 67 , Address: Le Vieux Château, 02300 Guny, France

Designer : Terre de Créa. Webmaster : Terre de Créa – web@terredecrea.fr Host : Terre de Créa - RCS Soissons,intra-community VAT: FR33489994731, Telephone no.: +33 3 23 73 69 85, Fax: +33 3 59 11 02 51, Address: Avenue de Coucy 02200 SOISSONS - France.

2. Terms and Conditions of Use for this website and the services it offers.

The use of the http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com website implies that the user has agreed in full to the Terms and Conditions of Use described hereafter. These Terms and Conditions of Use may be modified or added to at any time. Users of thehttp://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com site are therefore invited to read them on a regular basis. This website is usually accessible to users at all times. However, access may be temporarily denied for technical maintenance reasons by http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com,who shall endeavour to inform users in advance of the specific maintenance dates and times. The http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com website is regularly updated by MCD. Similarly, the legal notice may be modified at any time. Nevertheless, it remains applicable to users, who are invited to read the notice as often as possible to take note of any changes made. .

3. Description of services provided

The purpose of the http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com website is to provide information concerning all the company’s business activities. MCD endeavours to provide information that is as accurate as possible on the http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com website. However, MCD shall not be held liable for any omissions, inaccuracies, or lack of updates, be this due to MCD itself, or to information provided by third parties. All the information contained on the http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com website is purely indicative and may be modified at any time. Furthermore, the information appearing on the http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com website is not exhaustive. Information is provided subject to any modifications made after it has been put online.

4. Contractual limitations concerning technical data

This website uses JavaScript technology. This internet site shall not be held liable for any hardware damage linked the use of this website. Furthermore, the user of this website agrees to access it using recent hardware, free of viruses and equipped with the latest version of an up-to-date browser.

5. Intellectual property and infringements

MCD owns the intellectual property rights for, or has the right to use, all the elements accessible on this website, particularly written content, images, graphics, logos, icons, sound content and software. Any reproduction, representation, modification, publication, or adaptation of all or part of any element of this website is prohibited, whatever the means or process used, without prior written consent from MCD. Any non-authorized use of this website, or of an element contained within it, shall be deemed to constitute an infringement and subject to legal proceedings in compliance with the provisions of Articles L.335-2 et seq. of the French Intellectual Property Code.

6. Limitation of liability

MCD shall not be held liable for direct or indirect damage caused to the user’s hardware on accessing the MCD website, and resulting either from the use of hardware that does not meet the specifications stated in point 4 above, or from the appearance of a bug or incompatibility. Furthermore, MCD shall not be held liable for indirect damage (such as the loss of a contract or loss of opportunity) after using the http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com website. Interactive spaces are available to users on the website (possibility of asking questions through the contact page). MCD reserves the right to delete, without prior notification, any content added to this interactive space and contravening French legislation, especially provisions relating to data protection. Where appropriate, MCD equally reserves the right to invoke the civil and/or criminal liability of the user, notably in cases where messages are of a racist, offensive, defamatory, or pornographic nature, whatever the medium used (text, photo, etc.).

7. Personal data management

In France, personal data is protected, in particular, by Act no. 78-87 dated 6 January 1978, Act no. 2004-801 dated 6 August 2004, Article L. 226-13 of the French Penal Code, and European Directive dated 24 October 1995. The following may be collected when a user visits the http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com,website: the URL of links used by the user to access the http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com,website, the user’s internet service provider and the user’s IP address. In any event, MCD only collects personal information related to the user if a service offered by the MCD website requires it. The user provides this information freely and with full knowledge, notably if s/he enters the information willingly on this website. In this case, the user of the http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com. L'utilisateur fournit ces informations en toute connaissance de cause, notamment lorsqu'il procède par lui-même à leur saisie. Il est alors précisé à l'utilisateur du site http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com website is notified of the obligatory or non-obligatory nature of this information. In compliance with the provisions of Articles 38 et seq. of French Act no. 78-87 dated 6 January 1978 on data protection, every user has the right to access, correct and cancel their personal data by sending a written and signed request, together with a copy of proof of identity signed by the holder, and the address to which a reply is to be sent. No personal information concerning the user of the http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com website is published, exchanged, transferred, disclosed, or sold to a third party, whatever the medium, without the consent of the user. Only the purchase of MCD and its rights would permit the transmission of such information to the acquirer, who, in turn, would be bound by the same obligation to the http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com website user in terms of preserving and modifying personal data. The above-named website is registered with the CNIL (French Data Protection Agency) under number (pending). Databases are protected by the provisions of the French Act dated 1 July 1998 transposing European Directive 96/9 on the legal protection of databases, dated 11 March 1996.

8. Hypertext links and cookies

http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com website contains a certain number of hypertext links to other sites. These links were created with MCD’s consent. However, MCD cannot verify the content of sites visited via these links and consequently, shall not be held liable in relation to this. On visiting the http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com website, cookies may be installed on the user’s computer. A cookie is a small file that enables information concerning a visit to a website to be saved without the website user being identified. This data serves to make browsing easier for the user on a subsequent visit to the website, and is also used for establishing visit statistics. If the user refuses to install a cookie, access to certain website services may be restricted. However, the user may configure their computer as follows to stop cookies being installed: In Internet Explorer: Tools tab/Internet Options. Click on Privacy and select Block all cookies. Confirm by selecting Ok. Click on Advanced and select Disable cookies. Confirm by selecting Ok.

 

9. Governing law and jurisdiction

Any dispute arising from the use of the http://www.plate-heat-exchanger-gasket.com website is governed by French law. Exclusive jurisdiction is granted to the competent courts of Paris, France.

10. The main French Acts concerned:

Act no. 78-87 dated 6 January 1978, modified by Act no. 2004-801 dated 6 August 2004, on data protection. Act no. 2004-575 dated 21 June 2004 on confidence in the digital economy.

11. Terms.

User: Internet user connecting to and visiting the above-named website. Personal information: ‘information, in whatever form, directly or indirectly enabling physical persons concerned by such information to be identified’ (Article 4 of Act no. 78-87 dated 6 January 1978).