General Terms and Conditions of Use
The user of the site acknowledges having read and accepted the present general terms and conditions of use, and the general conditions of sale in the hypothetical case of access to the sale area, and agrees to abide by them.
2.1 The following terms will be defined specifically as below between all parties :
The purpose of the present rules and regulations is to set the general terms and conditions of use of the web site www.store-become.com.
The contracts that apply to the user are :
5. Start of services and duration
5.1. The present general terms and conditions of use are applicable on the date of their first being published on the web site and are opposable on the date of the first use of the web site by the user.
5.2. The present general terms and conditions of use are opposable during the entire duration of use of the site, until a new set of general terms and conditions of use replaces the present one.
5.3. The user may at any moment renounce to use the site but is still responsible for all prior use.
6. Conditions of access to the site
6.1. With the acceptance of the current general terms and conditions of use, access to the site is free.
6.2. However, access to certain parts of the site can be limited to customers who have completed the account creation formulary of the site, available on line and who have accepted the general terms and conditions of sale.
6.3. The customer will be identified by a user name and a password and will be attributed a private account, according to the conditions detailled in the General Conditions of sale.
7. Accessibility to service
7.1. The web site www.store-become.com is normally accessible 24 hours a day and 7 days a week for all users. Become Partners will however not be held responsible for interruption of the site and services, whether voluntary or not.
7.2. Become Partners reserves the right, without warning, and without any indemnity, of temporarily or definitively closing the site or access to one or any of the services to update, modify or change operational methods, servers or hours of access, without this list being limiting.
7.3. Become Partners reserves the right to modify and improve the site and services in any way it judges necessary or useful for the better functioning of the site and its services.
8. Responsibilities of the editor
8.1. Become Partners will not be responsible :
8.2. The information available on the site is for general information of the public only and educational in purpose.
8.3. Become Partners is not responsible for the pertinence, the accuracy or the completeness of the documents and information published on the site.
8.4. Become Partners will try if at all possible to provide accurate and up-to-date information on the web site. An editorial committee will be formed in this regard.
8.5. However, Become Partners cannot guarantee the absence of error, of omission or incomprehension of the content on the site.
9. Responsibilities of the user
9.1. The user agrees to use any and all information and services on the site only in conformity with public order, good morals and respect for the rights of others.
9.2. The user accepts using information available on the site at their sole risk and responsibility.
9.3. The user agrees to not disturb the use of other users of the site, to not access the accounts of other users and to not access parts of the site that have reserved access.
9.4. The user agrees to not commit any act that could threaten the technological computer security of Become Partners or that of other users.
9.5. The user agrees to not interfere or interrupt the normal functioning of the site.
9.6. The user agrees to not commit any act for commercial, political or publicity reasons including all forms of commercial solicitations and, notably, unsolicited electronic mail.
9.7. The user agrees to not collect, utilize or process any personally identifiable data of other users to which he/she might have access.
9.8. The user agrees to compensate Become Partners, its directors, employees and other agents in case of lawsuits, actions, claims or judgements resulting from the non-respect of the current general terms and conditions of use.
10. Intellectual property rights
10.1. Become Partners declare to own the author and/or the using rights on all the texts, commentaries, work, illustrations, images and sound used in the web site http://www.store-become.com.
10.2. The general terms and conditions of use cede no intellectual property rights of those elements belonging to Become Partners for the benefit of any user.
10.3. The trademarks of Become Partners should not be used in relation to products or services of a third party nor in any way that could, directly or indirectly, defame or discredit Become Partners or a third party.
10.4. The internet user who has a web site, even a personal one, and would like to place a link on its site to lead to any page of the web site www.store-become.com, even for personal puroses, must obtain prior express authorization of Become Partners to establish this link.
10.5. This authorization does not, in any case, qualify as an implicit convention of affiliation.
10.6. Very specifically, it is formally prohibited to establish a hypertext link to the web site of Become Partners using « framing » technologies or that of « in-line linking ».
10.7. In any case, the hypertext links going to the web site of Become Partners should be withdrawn with Become Partners’s first demand of such.
11. Personally identifiable information - CODE OF CONFIDENTIALITY
11.1. In conformity with law n° 78-17 of 6 January 1978 relative to technological information files and freedoms (Information Technology and Freedoms law), the treatment of private data done inside of the web site is subject to prerequisite formalities required by the National Commission of Information Technology and Freedoms (CNIL).
11.2. Private information communicated by the user, there being formularies on the site, are processed because of necessity for access to the proposed services, and are part of the administrative process and the possible commercial process by Become Partners in its quality of being responsible for these processes.
11.3. The destination of this data is the services of Become Partners in charge of the administrative and commercial processes. Personnel in charge of processing the data are under a strict obligation of confidentiality.
11.4. In the case of the user wanting to receive the newsletter, the electronic address will be kept by Become Partners which is responsible for the process of sending the newsletter. At any time, the user can demand to be unsuscribed by clicking on the link in the electronic message sent and has the rights of access and modification of his/her information.
11.5. According to the stipulations in the law of Information Technology and Freedoms, the user has the right of access, of modification, of rectification , and the right of opposition to private informations for legitimate motives, as well as the right of opposition to commercial prospecting. Please address this request to: Become Partners 149, avenue du Maine, 75014 Paris, France.
11.6. According to the stipulations in the law of Information Technology and Freedoms, Become Partners takes all useful precautions regarding the nature of the data, risks being present during processing, to preserve the security and confidentiality of the information, and notably to try to keep them from being changed or damaged and that third parties do not have access to them. (Passwords, Firewall, Non Disclosure Agreements,...).
11.7. The user is informed that, after visiting the site, a cookie may be automatically installed on his/her browser.
11.8. A cookie is a bloc of data which does not permit identification of the user but serves to register information about navigation on the web site.
11.9. The settings of the browser allow the notification of the presence of a cookie and also permit its refusal.
11.10. The user of the site must respect the stipulations in the Information Technology and Freedoms law, with their violation being liable to criminal prosecution and punishment.
11.11. The user must notably abstain, if there is any access to private informations, from collecting, all other uses and, in a general sense, from all acts that could have effects on the private life or reputation of any individual.
12. Publicity and editorial policies
12.1. The editor of the web site is Become Partners company, a french "Société par Actions Simplifiée" with a capital of 40,000 euros, registered in the list of companies and commerce of Paris under number B 450 922 463 with its registered office at 149, avenue du Maine, 75014 Paris, France.
12.2. The director of publication of the web site is Mr. Laurent Coussirat and the user can send all comments or requests to the Webmaster at the following electronic mail address : firstname.lastname@example.org.
13. Modifications of the general terms and conditions of use
13.1. Become Partners reserves the right to make any and all modifications it judges necessary and useful to the general terms and conditions of use.
13.2. Any use of the services of the site by the user after any modification of the general terms and conditions of use asserts acceptance by the user of the new general terms and conditions of use.
13.3. The general terms and conditions of use available on line on the web site supercede all previously printed versions.
14. Good will
The parties agree to carry out their obligations with perfect good will.
15. General stipulations
15.1. The present general terms and conditions of use are regulated by French law.
15.2. This applies to the rules of basis as well as the rules of form.
15.3. Any claims resulting from the application of the present general terms and conditions of use will be under the competence of French jurisdiction.
15.4. If one or more of the stipulations in the present general terms and conditions of use are declared or are considered non-valid in application of the law or via a definitive decision by a competent jurisdiction, the other stipulations will remain in force and valid.
15.5. If any terms in the French online version of the general terms and conditions of use is different from the translated English version, the French meaning of the terminology and statements will supercede the English one for all purposes.
If one or more of the stipulations in the present general terms and conditions of use are declared or are considered invalid in application of the law or via a definitive decision by a competent jurisdiction, the other stipulations will remain in full force and valid.
17.1. The contractual documents included in the present general terms and conditions declare all the obligations of the parties.
17.2. The fact that Become Partners does not take advantage of a breach by the customer as far as one of the obligations in the present conditions will not be interpreted as a renunciation of the duty concerned.
18. Applicable law
18.1. The present contract is regulated by French law.
18.2. It is such for both rules of base and rules of form and this, notwithstanding, the place of execution of the substantial or accessory obligations.
19.1. IN CASE OF A CLAIM , COMPETENCE IS EXPRESSLY ATTRIBUTED TO THE TRIBUNAL OF COMMERCE OF PARIS, DESPITE THE PLURALITY OF DEFENDANTS OR APPEAL IN GUARANTEE, EVEN FOR URGENT PROCEDURES OR FOR CONSERVATIVE PROCEDURES, IN "REFERE" (TEMPORARY INJUNCTION) OR BY REQUETE.
19.2. If any terms in the French online version of the general terms and conditions of use is different from the translated English version, the French meaning of the terminology and statements will supercede the English one for all purposes.
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