Security and protection of personal data.
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The Publisher: The person, natural or legal, who publishes online communication services to the public.
The Site: All the sites, Internet pages and online services offered by the Publisher.
The User: The person using the Site and the services.
Nature of collected data
In the context of the use of the sites, the Publisher is likely to collect the following type of data concerning Users:
Civil status, identity, identification data, etc.
Data relating to the User’s professional life (CV, education, professional training, distinctions, etc.).
Communication of personal data to third parties
No communication to third parties:
Your data shall not be communicated to third parties. You are informed however that it may be disclosed in order to satisfy legal obligations, regulations or a decision of a competent regulatory or judicial authority.
Prior information for the communication of personal data to third parties in the event of a merger/ absorption
Collection of opt-in (consent) prior to the transmission of data following a merger/ acquisition:
Should we take part in a merger, acquisition or any other form of transfer of assets, we undertake to obtain your prior consent with regard to the transmission of your personal data, and to maintain the same level of confidentiality regarding your personal data as that which has been agreed.
The finality of reuse of collected personal data
Performing operations relating to customer management concerning:
- contracts ; orders ; deliveries ; invoices ; accounting and in particular customer account management.
- a loyalty program within one or more legal entities; monitoring customer relations such as carrying out satisfaction surveys, managing complaints and after-sales service.
- the selection of customers to carry out studies, surveys and product tests (under the conditions provided for in article 6, these operations must not lead to profiles being established that may reveal sensitive data – racial or ethnic origins, philosophical, political, union or religious opinions, sexual activity or people’s health).
Development of business statistics.
Managing opinions on products, services or content.
Aggregation with non-personal data:
We may publish, disclose and use aggregated information (information relating to all of our Users or to specific groups or categories of Users which we combine so that any individual User may not be identified or mentioned) and non-personal information for field and market analysis, demographic profiling, promotional and advertising purposes, and other commercial purposes.
Aggregation with personal data available on the User’s social media accounts:
If you connect your account to another service account in order to cross-send, the latter may communicate your profile and connection information to us, as well as any other information for which you have authorized disclosure. We may aggregate information relating to all of our other Users, groups, accounts, with personal data available to the User.
Identity data collection
Browsing the Site does not require registration or prior identification. It may be carried out without your providing any personal data relating to yourself (surname, first name, address, etc.). We do not record any personal data during a simple visit to the Site.
Collection of identification data
Use of the user identifier for contact proposal and commercial offers:
We use your electronic identification to research contacts present by connection, by email address or by services. We may use your contact information to allow others to find your account, including through third-party services and client applications. You may download your address book so that we can help you find people you know on our network or to allow other users of our network to find you. We can offer suggestions, both to you and to other Network Users, by means of contacts imported from your address book. We may work in partnership with companies that propose offers. In order to manage this type of promotion and incentive offer, we may share your electronic ID.
Device data collection
No collection of technical data:
We do not collect or store any technical data from your device (IP address, Internet service provider, etc.).
Period during which Cookies are kept:
In accordance with the recommendations of the CNIL, the maximum period for storage of cookies is a maximum of 13 months after their first deposit in the User’s device, as is the period of the validity of the User’s consent for the use of these cookies. The lifetime of cookies is not extended following each visit. The consent of the User must therefore be renewed at the end of this period.
The purpose of cookies:
Cookies may be used for statistical purposes, in particular to optimise services offered to the User, from the processing of information concerning the frequency of access to the personalisation of pages as well as operations carried out and information consulted. The User is informed that the Publisher may place cookies on his/her device. The cookie records information relating to browsing on the service (the pages you have consulted, the date and time of the consultation, etc.) that we may consult during your subsequent visits.
Retention of technical data
Technical data retention period:
Technical data is kept for the time strictly required to achieve the purposes herebefore referred to.
Personal data retention and anonymous period
Data retention for the duration of the contractual relationship:
In accordance with article 6-5° of the law n° 78-17 dated January 6th 1978 relating to data processing, files and civil liberties, personal data which has been treated is not retained beyond the time required to satisfy the obligations defined at the conclusion of the contract or beyond the predefined duration of the contractual relationship.
Storage of anonymous data beyond the contractual relationship/after the deletion of the account:
We keep personal data strictly for the time required to satisfy the purposes described in these Terms and Conditions. Beyond this period, they shall be rendered anonymous and kept exclusively for statistical purposes and shall in no way whatsoever be used otherwise.
Data deletion after deletion of the account:
Data purging means are implemented in order to delete as soon as the retention or archiving period required to satisfy the determined or imposed purposes has been reached. In accordance with law n° 78-17 dated January 6th 1978 relating to data processing, files and civil liberties, you also have the right to request the deleting of your data which you may exercise at any time by contacting the Editor.
Data deletion after 3 years of inactivity:
For security reasons, if you have not authenticated yourself on the site for a period of three years, you shall receive an email inviting you to connect as soon as possible. Faiiling this, your data shall be deleted from our databases.
Request for the deleting of an account:
The User may delete his Account at any time, by means of a simple request to the Publisher OR if necessary via the Account deletion menu present in the Account settings.
Deletion of the account in case of violation of the Terms & Conditions:
In the event of violation of one or more of the provisions provided for in the General Terms and Conditions, or of any other document referred to and incorporated herein, the Publisher reserves the right without any prior warning and at its sole discretion to end or restrict your use and access to services, your account and all Sites.
In the event of a security breach detected by the Publisher
User information in the event of a security breach:
We are committed to implementing all appropriate technical and organisational measures in order to guarantee a level of security adapted to the risk of accidental, unauthorized or illegal access, disclosure, alteration, loss or destruction of your personal data. Should we become aware of illegal access to your personal data stored on our servers or those of our service providers, or unauthorized access resulting in the the risks identified above becoming possible, we undertake to :
- Inform you about the incident as soon as possible;
- Examine and inform you about of the reason for the incident;
- Take the necessary steps within reason in order to minimise the negative effects and damage that may result from the said incident.
Limitation of liability:
The commitments defined in the point above relating to notification following a security breach may in no way be assimilated to any acknowledgment of fault or responsibility for the occurrence of the incident in question.
Transfer of personal data abroad
No transfer outside the European Union:
The Publisher undertakes not to transfer its Users personal data outside the European Union.
Should these Terms & Conditions be modified, we are committed to not significantly lowering the level of confidentiality without providing prior information to those concerned:
We undertake to inform you should these Terms & Conditions be significantly modified, and to not significantly lower the level of confidentiality of your data without notifying you and obtaining your consent.
Applicable law and procedures for appeal
You expressly agree that any litigation that may arise as a result of these Terms & Conditions, and in particular its interpretation or execution, will be managed by an arbitration procedure subject to the rules of the arbitration platform chosen by mutual agreement, and to which you adhere unreservedly.
The Publisher undertakes to offer you the possibility of having all data concerning you returned by request. The User is thus guaranteed better control of his or her data, and retains the possibility to reuse it. These data should be provided in an open and easily reusable format.