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SMARTHOME FRANCE
32 rue Augustin Fresnel
37170 Chambray les Tours
France
Telephone: (33) 2 47 34 30 60 Fax: (33) 2 47 34 30 61
SAS with a capital of 1,406,064 €
RCS Tours 420 462 533
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Please read the legal notices carefully before using this site.
The different Smarthome France businesses have separate independent legal status.  Nevertheless, in order to make the communication of the information on this site easier, the following terms may be used: "Smarthome France", "Group", "Smarthome France group" and "we/us/our"; these terms are used to refer to all the Smarthome France group businesses which each runs its activities independently.

ARTICLE 1: PURPOSE
The purpose of this notice is to define the conditions in which Smarthome France makes the web site available to users, and its access rules. All connections to the web site are subject to compliance with this legal notice. Smarthome France reserves the right to modify or update it at all times. The access to, and use of, the web site imply your acceptance of the terms of this legal notice and your consent to the Smarthome France privacy and personal data protection practices.

ARTICLE 2: WEB SITE ACCESS
Smarthome France strives to maintain access to the web site but is under no legal obligation to do so. Access to the web site may be modulated or even stopped for the purposes of carrying out maintenance, updates or for any other technical or legal reasons. Smarthome France cannot be held liable for these interruptions and the consequences they may have on you.
You hereby undertake not to fraudulently access the web site, especially its interactive parts if any.

ARTICLE 3: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
The content (especially, but not limited to, information, texts, graphics, data, images, photos, visuals, videos and sound tracks, as well as the form of all these elements and of the web site itself) are protected by copyright and/or intellectual property rights. The content is the exclusive property of its respective publishers. Any copy, reproduction, representation, commercial use, adaptation, alteration, modification, translation, distribution, either in whole or in part, of the content, whether it is the property of Smarthome France or a third party that has granted rights to Smarthome France, using any means whatsoever, is illegal except for the limited rights granted to you by article 4 below and/or private copy for the exclusive use of the person making the copies. The content shown on this site may be changed without prior notice and is made available without any guarantees of any type, whether explicit or tacit, and cannot entitle to any rights to compensation.  The content is protected by copyright © 2016-Smarthome France or the copyright of its partners. The logos are registered trademarks.

ARTICLE 4: USE OF THE CONTENT
The alteration and modification of the content, or its use for a purpose other than the authorised purpose are an infringement of Smarthome France or third party property rights.
 Smarthome France, within the limits set out below, grants you the right to download and distribute content (I) when the download feature is available (II) for non commercial use (III) in good faith and (IV) if the property notices and the date put on-line featuring on the content are left intact where present.  This right cannot under any circumstances be construed as a licence, especially for a brand or logo.

ARTICLE 5: ELECTRONIC CORRESPONDENCE
To correspond with Smarthome France electronically, you must fill in the electronic correspondence form provided on the web site. Answers to electronic correspondence by Smarthome France, as well as access to the web site and content, cannot be assimilated to or be used as the proof of advertising, promotional or commercial activity in the territory or country in which the internet user is located.

ARTICLE 6: PERSONAL DATA PRIVACY
As a general rule, you can visit our web site without being required to provide your identity and supply personal data about yourself. However, Smartphone France may sometimes request information from you, for example, to answer a question you have asked, provide you with a service, process a purchase order or for marketing purposes.
The data collected via our web site is for Smarthome France’s use, or use by its selected partners and/or the contractors it works with. The latter are contractually bound to respect privacy and data security with regards to the data they may have been sent, and to only use it for the purposes of the mission they have been assigned. 
Smarthome France guarantees not to sell, hire or transfer your personal data to third parties.
In order to provide an enhanced service, Smarthome France collects anonymous data on your use of the web site (pages visited, date and time of the visit, etc.)  Smarthome France may use this data to analyse trends or create statistics and web site audience measurements. We hereby inform you that you may refuse the use of these cookies. However, if you choose to refuse cookies, you may not be able to access certain parts of our web site.  For more information on this matter, please refer to our cookies policy.
Your computer’s IP address is collected to geo-locate the town in which you are located. Once this geo-location is complete, the data is deleted.
Concerning the personal data you may communicate to us, you have a right to access, correct and delete it under the French data privacy act n°78-17 of 6th January 1978 amended by the 6th August 2004 Act n° 2004-801.  
You can also refuse the collection and processing of your data by Smarthome France, free of charge. Furthermore, under the French data privacy legislation, you have a right to refuse the use of your data for the purpose of prospecting, especially commercial.
Our web site may feature links to other web sites. Smarthome France hereby informs you that it does not share your personal data with these web sites unless you use social network buttons or plugins. When you leave our web site, please note that you may be subjected to different privacy policy practices over which Smarthome France has no control and for which it cannot be held liable.

ARTICLE 7: GUARANTEE AND LIABILITY
7.1 General
The content provided on the web site is supplied “as is” without any explicit or implicit guarantee of any kind. Smarthome France reserves the right to modify, correct, interrupt and/or remove content from or access to the web site without notice at all times. Smarthome France cannot be held liable if your computer hardware or software is contaminated by a virus or the propagation of other computerised infections. It is your responsibility to take all appropriate measures to protect your computer equipment.
Smarthome France, its employees, its suppliers or the partners mentioned on the web site cannot, under any circumstances, be held contractually liable for any direct or indirect, incident or accessory damage, or for damage of any kind, or for any prejudice suffered, especially financial or commercial, resulting from the use of the web site or of any information obtained from the web site.
It is strictly prohibited to set up hypertext links to illegal content. This site may feature simple or deep links to Smarthome France partner or third party web sites, with the authorisation of the said partners or third parties for deep links. Smarthome France has no control over these web sites and, consequently, cannot be held liable for the accessibility, relevance, availability, content, advertising, products and/or services available on or via these web sites.  Thus, Smarthome France cannot be held liable for direct or indirect damage that may be suffered from your access or use of the partner web site, or because of the failure of the said web site to comply with any regulations.

7.2 Interactive services
Smarthome France does not have a duty to check the content published on the web site by users. Smarthome France declines all liability for the said content and its verification; the user is solely liable for the damaging consequences of the content they publish. However, Smarthome France is free to carry out checks on all or part of the content at all times, both before and after it is published.
The user is solely liable for the content they publish on the web site. The user guarantees Smartphone France that they hold the necessary rights and authorisations to publish this content. The user guarantees Smarthome France against any complaints, claims, or legal proceedings from a third party who alleges that the content, either in part or in whole, published by, or via, the user on the web site is illegal, in breach of legislation or regulations, contrary to public order, morals or this legal notice, or infringes or damages the rights of a third party.

ARTICLE 8: JURISDICTION AND GOVERNING LAW
Any disputes concerning the web site or this legal notice shall be brought before the Tours courts and shall be analysed and governed by French law, regardless of the rules of conflict of law. The use of the web site implies that the user has explicitly accepted the application of this article. If one of the terms of this legal notice were to be declared illegal, void or inapplicable for any reason, it shall be considered not to be a part of this legal notice and shall not impact the validity or the application of the other terms. 

Web site publisher:
Smarthome France Group

Director of publication:
M. Alexandre Charverot, Chairman of the Smarthome France Group.

Webmaster contact: webmaster@smart-home-france.com


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