By virtue of article 6 of the law n° 2004-575 of June 21, 2004 for confidence in the digital economy, it is specified to the users of the IST Health site the identity of the various participants in its realization and follow-up:
2. General conditions of use of the site and the services offered.
This site is normally accessible to users at all times. However, IST Health may decide to interrupt the site for technical maintenance and will make every effort to inform users of the dates and times of the intervention beforehand.
The IST Health website is regularly updated by . In the same way, the legal notices may be modified at any time: they are nevertheless binding on the user who is invited to refer to them as often as possible in order to become aware of them.
3. Description of the services provided.
The purpose of the IST Health web site is to provide information about the company’s activities.
IST Health strives to provide information on the IST Health site that is as accurate as possible. However, it cannot be held responsible for omissions, inaccuracies or failures to update, whether caused by itself or by third-party partners who provide the information.
All information on the IST Health website is provided as an indication and is subject to change. In addition, the information on the IST Health site is not exhaustive. It is subject to change since it was put online.
4. Contractual limitations on technical data.
The website cannot be held responsible for any material damage related to the use of the site. In addition, the user of the site undertakes to access the site using recent equipment, free of viruses and with a browser of the latest generation updated
5. Intellectual Property and Infringement.
IST Health is the owner of the intellectual property rights or holds the rights of use on all the elements accessible on the site, in particular the texts, images, graphics, logos, icons, sounds, software.
Any reproduction, representation, modification, publication, adaptation of all or part of the elements of the site, whatever the means or the process used, is prohibited, except prior written authorization of: .
Any unauthorized exploitation of the site or of any of the elements it contains will be considered as constituting an infringement and will be prosecuted in accordance with the provisions of articles L.335-2 and following of the Intellectual Property Code.
6. Limitations of liability.
IST Health cannot be held responsible for any direct or indirect damage caused to the user’s equipment when accessing the IST Health site, resulting either from the use of equipment that does not meet the specifications indicated in point 4, or from the appearance of a bug or incompatibility.
IST Health cannot be held responsible for indirect damages (such as loss of business or loss of opportunity) resulting from the use of the IST Health site.
Interactive areas (possibility to ask questions in the contact area) are available to users. IST Health reserves the right to delete, without prior notice, any content posted in this area that would contravene the legislation applicable in France, in particular the provisions on data protection. If necessary, the company also reserves the possibility of calling into question the civil and/or penal responsibility of the user, in particular in the event of message of a racist, insulting, defamatory or pornographic nature, whatever the medium used (text, photograph…).
7. Management of personal data.
In France, personal data is protected by Law No. 78-87 of January 6, 1978, Law No. 2004-801 of August 6, 2004, Article L. 226-13 of the Penal Code and the European Directive of October 24, 1995.
When using the IST Health site, the following information may be collected: the URL of the links through which the user accessed the IST Health site, the user’s access provider, the user’s Internet protocol (IP) address.
In any case, personal information about the user is collected only for the purpose of certain services offered by the IST Health site. The user provides this information with full knowledge of the facts, especially when he/she proceeds by himself/herself to enter it. It is then specified to the user of the IST Health site the obligation or not to provide this information.
In accordance with the provisions of Articles 38 and following of Law 78-17 of January 6, 1978 on computers, files and freedoms, any user has a right to access, rectify and oppose personal data concerning him or her, by making a written and signed request, accompanied by a copy of the identity document with the signature of the holder of the document, specifying the address to which the response should be sent.
No personal information of the user of the IST Health site is published without the user’s knowledge, exchanged, transferred, assigned or sold on any medium to third parties. Only the assumption of the repurchase of IST Health and its rights would allow the transmission of the said information to the eventual purchaser who would in turn be held to the same obligation of conservation and modification of the data with respect to the user of the IST Health site.
The site is not declared to the CNIL because it does not collect personal information.
The databases are protected by the provisions of the law of July 1, 1998 transposing the directive 96/9 of March 11, 1996 on the legal protection of databases.
8. Hyperlinks and cookies.
The IST Health site contains a number of hyperlinks to other sites, set up with the authorization of . However, IST Health is not in a position to verify the content of the sites visited and therefore assumes no responsibility for them.
Refusing to install a cookie may make it impossible to access certain services. However, the user can configure his computer in the following way to refuse the installation of cookies:
Under Internet Explorer: tool tab (pictogram in the shape of a cog at the top right) / internet options. Click on Privacy and choose Block all cookies. Validate on Ok.
Under Firefox: at the top of the browser window, click on the Firefox button, then go to the Options tab. Click on the Privacy tab.
Set the Retention Rules to: use custom settings for history. Finally uncheck it to disable cookies.
In Safari: Click on the menu icon (symbolized by a cog) at the top right of the browser. Select Settings. Click on Show advanced settings. In the “Privacy” section, click on Content Settings. In the “Cookies” section, you can block cookies.
In Chrome: Click on the menu icon (symbolized by three horizontal lines) at the top right of the browser. Select Settings. Click on Show advanced settings. In the “Privacy” section, click on preferences. In the “Privacy” tab, you can block cookies.
9. Applicable Law and Jurisdiction.
Any dispute relating to the use of the IST Health website is subject to French law. The competent courts of Paris have exclusive jurisdiction.
10. The main laws concerned.
Law n° 78-17 of 6 January 1978, notably modified by law n° 2004-801 of 6 August 2004 relating to information technology, files and freedom.
Law n° 2004-575 of June 21, 2004 for confidence in the digital economy.
User: Internet user connecting, using the above-mentioned site.
Personal information: “information that allows, in any form whatsoever, directly or not, the identification of individuals to whom they apply” (Article 4 of Law No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978).