Legale Notice

  1. Presentation of the website.

By virtue of Article 6 of French Law no. 2004-575 of June 21, 2004 Regarding Trust in the Digital Economy, users of the website http://www.french-waves.com/ must be informed of the various parties involved in the website’s creation and maintenance:

Owner: Zorba Production – 44983031400026 – 23 rue des Jeûneurs, 75002 Paris
Website Designer: D17 (CStar) – 1 Place du Spectacle, 92130 Issy-les-Moulineaux
Publication Director: Zorba Production
Webmaster: William Trahore – william.TRAHORE@canal-plus.com
Web Provider: OVH – 2 Rue Kellermann, 59100 Roubaix

  1. Conditions of use regarding the website and its services.

Use of the website http://www.french-waves.com/ implies full and unconditional acceptance of the general conditions of use set forth below.

These conditions may be amended or modified at any time. Users of the website http://www.french-waves.com/ are therefore advised to check them regularly.

Users can access the website at any time. Zorba Production may, however, decide to interrupt access to carry out technical maintenance, in which case Zorba Production will make every effort to inform users beforehand of the dates and times the maintenance will take place.

  1. Description of services provided.

The purpose of the website http://www.french-waves.com/ is to provide information regarding all of the activities of the company. Zorba Production will make every effort to ensure the information available on http://www.french-waves.com/ is as accurate as possible. However, it may not be held liable for any omissions, inaccuracies, or deficiencies in updates, whether of its own doing or that of third-party partners who provide this information.
All the information provided on the website http://www.french-waves.com/ is given for informational purposes only and is subject to change. Moreover, the information provided on the website http://www.french-waves.com/ is not exhaustive. It is subject to amendments that may have been introduced since it was put online.

  1. Contractual limitations on technical data.

The website uses JavaScript technology.
The website may not be held liable for any material damage caused by the use of the website. In addition, the website user undertakes to access the website using recent equipment free from any viruses via a web browser that has been upgraded to its latest version.

  1. Intellectual property and infringement.

Zorba Production owns the intellectual property rights or user licenses for all components contained on the website, including all texts, images, graphics, logos, icons, sounds, and software.

Any reproduction, representation, modification, publication, or adaptation of the website’s components in whole or in part, regardless of the means or procedure used, is prohibited without prior written consent from Zorba Production.

Any unauthorized use of the website or any of its components will be considered an infringement and will be subject to prosecution in accordance with the provisions of Articles L.335-2 et seq. of the French Intellectual Property Code.

  1. Limitation of liability.

Zorba Production will not be held liable for direct or indirect damage to the user’s equipment caused by accessing the website http://www.french-waves.com/ and resulting either from using equipment that does not meet the specifications indicated in Paragraph 4, from a bug, or from an incompatibility.

Zorba Production will not be held liable for indirect damage (e.g. a loss of market share or opportunity) caused by the use of the website.

Users are provided with interactive areas (users may ask questions on the contact page). Zorba Production reserves the right to delete, without prior notification, any content submitted to this area that violates relevant legislation in France, especially the provisions regarding data protection.

When appropriate, Zorba Production also reserves the right to pursue the user under civil and/or criminal law, especially due to messages that are of a racist, abusive, defamatory, or pornographic nature, regardless of the form of message used (text, photograph, etc.).

  1. Personal data management.

In France, personal data is protected by French Law no. 78-87 of January 6,1978, French Law no. 2004-801 of August 6, 2004, Article L. 226-13 of the French Criminal Code, and the European Directive of October 24, 1995.

During the use of the website http://www.french-waves.com/, the following may be collected: the URL addresses of the links through which the user accessed the website http://www.french-waves.com/, the user’s Internet provider, and the user’s Internet protocol (IP) address.

Zorba Production collects personal user information and has therefore registered the website http://www.french-waves.com/ with CNIL (French Data Protection Authority)

Users provide this information in full knowledge of the conditions involved, especially when they enter the information themselves, at which time users of the website http://www.french-waves.com/ are told whether or not they have to provide this information. In accordance with the provisions of Articles 38 et seq. of the French Law 78-17 of January 6, 1978 Regarding Information Technology, Files, and Civil Liberties, all users have the right to access, rectify, and delete their personal data by submitting a signed, written request accompanied by a copy of an identity document along with the signature of the owner of the identity document and the address to which a response should be sent.

No personal user information from the website http://www.french-waves.com/ is published without the user’s knowledge, nor is it exchanged, transferred, ceded, or sold in any format to a third party.

The databases are protected under the provisions of the French law of July 1, 1998 implementing the Directive 96/9 of March 11, 1996 Regarding the Legal Protection of Databases.

  1. Hypertext links and cookies.

The website http://www.french-waves.com/ contains a certain number of hypertext links to other websites that Zorba Production has been authorized to add. However, Zorba Production is not able to check the content of the websites visited via these links and shall accept no liability in this regard.

Browsing the website http://www.french-waves.com/ may cause cookies to be installed on the user’s computer. A cookie is a small file that does not identify the user but records information about a computer’s browsing history on a website. The purpose of this data is to facilitate subsequent browsing on the website and enable various measurements regarding usage. If a user refuses cookies, he or she might not be able to access certain services. However, the user can refuse cookies by configuring his or her computer as follows.

Using Internet Explorer: Tool tab (gear icon in the upper right-hand corner)/Internet options. Click on Confidentiality and choose Block all cookies. Click OK to confirm.

Using Firefox: At the top of the navigation window, click on the Firefox button, then go to the Options tab. Click on the Privacy tab.

Set Firefox will: to Use Custom Settings for History. Finally, uncheck it to deactivate cookies.

Using Safari: Click on the Menu icon in the upper right-hand corner (gear). Select Settings. Click on Show advanced settings. In the Confidentiality section, click on Content parameters. In the Cookies section, you can block cookies.

Using Chrome: Click on the menu icon (three horizontal lines) in the upper right-hand corner of the browser. Select Settings. Click on Show advanced settings. In the Confidentiality section, click on Preferences. Under the Confidentiality tab, you can block cookies.

  1. Applicable law and jurisdiction.

Any dispute regarding the use of the website http://www.french-waves.com/ is subject to French law. Exclusive jurisdiction is granted to the competent courts of Paris.

  1. Primary legislation concerned.
  1. Glossary

User: Internet user who is connected to and using the aforementioned website
Personal information: “Information that allows, in any way, directly or indirectly, to identify the physical persons to whom it applies” (Article 4 of French Law no. 78-17 of January 6, 1978)