Terms & conditions

1. GENERAL INFORMATION ON THE WEBSITE

1.1 Owner

You are currently connected to the site website http://www.marlink.com (the “Site”) of property of Marlink SAS (referred to as “Marlink”), located at 137 rue du Faubourg Saint Denis, 75010 Paris, France, with the trade register number 433 700 648.

The legal representative is Erik Ceuppens.

1.2 Publisher

This Site is published by Marlink SAS.

Director of publication: Jessika Dammert, Chief ofMarketing Communications.

1.3 Host

This Site is hosted by Alter Way – Hosting whose head office is at 1 rue royale 92210 Saint-Cloud, France registered under number 423 995 224.

2. General Conditions of use for www.Marlink.com

2.1 Terms of use

Please read the conditions below carefully before using the Site. Using and browsing the Site is considered to be an acceptance of these conditions. If you refuse these conditions of use, we would ask you not to browse the Site and not to download nothing from it. By accessing the Site, net-users (hereafter referred to as the” User”) undertake to comply with and follow the rules defined below.

Inappropriate Content comprises any language, comment, remark or image considered by the company to be obscene, misleading, unlawful, racists, defamatory or constituting harassment, or a violation of the rights of third parties or to restrict or prevent the use by other Users of the forums or discussion rooms accessible via the Site.

Use of the Site, its services and any material or information obtained therefrom, is entirely the responsibility of the User.

2.2 Limitation of responsibility

We make every effort to update the content of the Site and to provide Users with accurate information.

However, some elements of information and services offered or available through the site may be technically inexact or contain typing errors. Marlink does not declare nor guarantee that the site will operate without interruption or is free of errors, that possible errors will be corrected or that the site or the server that allows access to it will be exempt from viruses or other damaging elements.

Marlink does not declare nor guarantee that the use or result of the use of the site or elements available through the intermediary of the services are correct, exact, timely or reliable.

Any error or omission should be notified to this email address: webmaster@marlink.com

2.3 Access to the Site

Access to the service is via a computer connected to a telecommunications network allowing access to the Site in accordance with the communication protocol used on the Internet network.

While we make every effort to keep the Site accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, we are under no obligation to achieve this.

It should be noted that for purposes of maintenance, updating, or any other reason (especially of a technical nature) access to the Site may be interrupted.

We accept no responsibility for these interruptions and the consequences arising there from for the User.

2.4 Modification of the Site or its content

MARLINK reserves the right to modify and/or remove without notice all or part of the content of the Site.

2.5 Hypertext Links on the Site

Hypertext links on the Site may lead the User to the websites of various partners.

It should be noted that we have not checked all of the Site that may be linked to this one, or the content and information in them, and consequently decline any responsibility for the content of these Site and the use made of them by the User. The use of this Site by the User is the User’s sole responsibility.

3. Intellectual Property

3.1 Royalties/Copyright/Designs and models

The www. marlink.com Site is an intellectual work protected by rights of intellectual property.

All components of this Site (text, photographs, illustrations, logo, icons, files available for downloading, sound or video clips, etc.) are the exclusive property of Marlink group of companies, which are authorized to use the intellectual property and personality rights relating thereto and grant no licence or right other than to consult the Site.

These components are protected by French law and international legislation relating to compliance, royalties, copyright, designs and models and patents. Reproduction and/or representation of these components are only authorized for information purposes and for strictly personal and private use.
The presentation of any of the pages of this Site in a web page web not belonging to Marlink and creating hypertext links to any other page than the homage page of this Site, require the prior written consent of Marlink.

Any request for authorization must be sent to this email address: webmaster@marlink.com

Any use of the components of this Site for other purposes, and more specifically for public, commercial or humorous purposes, will be result in legal proceedings both in France and abroad.

3.2 Counterfeiting

Any reproduction or representation in whole or in part by whatever means, made without the prior written and express consent of trademark owners is forbidden and unlawful.

Non-compliance with this prohibition constitutes a counterfeit for which the counterfeiter has civil and criminal responsibility.

3.3 Author’s right - Copyright

The totality of this site is covered by French and international legislation concerning author and intellectual property rights.

All rights to reproduction are reserved, including those for the documents available for download and the iconographical and photographic representations (all rights not expressly conceded are reserved).

The reproduction of texts from this site onto a paper or electronic medium is authorised, particularly regarding educational purposes, provided that the three following conditions are respected.

4. Personal data

4.1 Handling of personal data

Marlink does not at any time require Users to send personal data (name, address, email address, profession…). However and more specifically to obtain certain information or to receive documents, you may need to register by providing some personal data.

In accordance with the provisions of the Law dated 6 January 1978 relating to information technology, files and freedoms, Users are informed that they have right to access, correct or remove personal data sent via cookies. To exercise this right, the User must send a letter to this address: 137 rue du Faubourg Saint Denis, 75010 Paris France or contact webmaster@marlink.com

The change or removal will be made as soon as possible after your request is received.

Finally, unless objection is made by Users, we may have reason to transfer data about them to partners.

We draw your attention to the fact that some information not related to personal data and not enabling you to be identified may be recorded by our servers (browser used, IP address, etc.)

Users are informed that during visits to the Site, a cookie may be automatically installed on their browser software.

A cookie is a block of data which does not enable the identification of the User but which records information relating to browsing on the Site (pages consulted, date and time of consultation, etc…).

These cookies are used for analyses of hits, audience measurements etc… in order to improve the quality of the Site.

Your browser has a function enabling you to reject cookies. This will not prevent connection to our Site but may slow down page loading.

Information containing names concerning users are for Marlink and may be passed on to third parties, especially companies belonging to the Group. Users objecting to this should send a letter to the address given above.

4.2 Security

We make use of all technical and organisational security measures in order to protect the data that we handle against accidental or deliberate manipulation, against loss or destruction of data, or unauthorized access to it.

Our security measures are constantly being improved as technology develops.

If you have any questions concerning the handling of your personal data, you may send an email to webmaster@marlink.com for any request for information, suggestion or complaint.

5. Applicable law – Jurisdiction

The General Conditions will be subject to and interpreted in accordance with French law. Any dispute not settled in an amicable fashion will be brought before the courts of Paris having material jurisdiction.

Should any of the provisions of the General Conditions be declared null and void, such a provision will have to be interpreted so as to best reflect the intentions of the parties and the remaining provisions will be considered as automatically applicable. Should Marlink not apply or not take action to apply any of the provisions of the General Conditions or any of its rights, this is not to be in any way interpreted as a renunciation by Marlink of such provisions or right, unless we agree otherwise in writing.

6. Provisional nature of information about the company

Documents on the Site may contain forecasts about, amongst other things, the financial situation, the operating profits, activity and industrial strategy of Marlink Group.

Any information or statement about the objectives of the company, estimates and targets for production and trends in operational results are provisional in nature.

Marlink accepts no responsibility for the updating of the forecasts in view of new information or future or other events.

7. Modification of the notice

Marlink reserves the right to modify at any time this Site usage notice, in particular so as to comply with any new regulations or legislation or so as to improve User consultation of the Site.

Any modification to the usage of the Site will be incorporated into this notice.