1. Website presentation

Under article 6, Confidence in the Digital Economy Law No. 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 the identity of the various stakeholders involved in the implementation and the monitoring of the website www.transchain.io is stated to meet the information needs of TransChain website users :

2. Terms of Service of the website and the services provided

Use of www.transchain.io website implies full and unconditional acceptance of the Terms of Service conditions set forth below. These Terms of Service conditions may be amended or supplemented at any time, users of www.transchain.io are thus advised to check them regularly.

This website is normally accessible to the users at any time. TransChain may however decide to interrupt access to carry out technical maintenance. In this case Transchain will make every effort to give users prior notice of the dates and times of intervention.

www.transchain.io website is regularly updated by Pierre BANZET. The Legal notices may likewise be amended at any time: they are nonetheless binding on site users, who are therefore advised to check them as often as possible.

3. Description of the services provided

www.transchain.io website aims at providing informations about all the activities of the firm.

TransChain seeks to provide as accurate information as possible. The firm can however not be held liable for omissions, inaccuracies or deficiencies in updates, whether of its own doing or of that of partners third parties providing the information concerned.

The information stated on www.transchain.io website are provided for guidance purposes only and may be amended. Furthermore the information on the website is not exhaustive. The information provided is subject to change since it was posted online.

4. Contractual limitations regarding technical data

www.transchain.io website uses JavaScript.

www.transchain.io website cannot be held liable for any property damages related to the use of the website.

Moreover, www.transchain.io website user commit to access the website using recent, virus-free hardware and an up-to-date browser to the last version.

5. Intellectual Property and Counterfeiting

All intellectual property rights or user rights on all accessible elements contained on www.transchain.io website, including texts, images, graphics, logo, icons, sounds, softwares, belong to TransChain.

Any reproduction, representation, modification, publication, adaptation of all or part of the elements of www.transchain.io website, regardless of the mean or of the process used, is prohibited, unless prior written consent from TransChain.

Any unauthorised use of the website or any of the elements it contains shall be deemed to constitute a counterfeit and prosecuted in accordance with the provisions of Articles L.335-2 and seq. of the Intellectual Property Code .

6. Liability limits

TransChain cannot be held liable for direct or indirect damage caused to the user’s hardware when accessing www.transchain.io website either due to the use of hardware that does not meet the specifications stated in section 4 or due to the appearance of a bug or incompatibility.

TransChain shall also not be held liable for indirect or consequential damage (such as a loss of market or a loss of opportunity) due to the use of www.transchain.io website.

Interactive areas are provided to users with the opportunity to ask questions in the Contact page. TransChain reserves the right to withdraw, without prior notice, any content in this area deemed inappropriate according to the relevant legislation in France, especially as regards the provisions on data protection. If required, TransChain reserves the right to held the user’s civil or criminal liability, especially in the event of messages with racist, abusive, defamatory or pornographic character, regardless of the medium (text, photography).

7. Personal Data Management

In France, personal data are protected by:

When using www.transchain.io website, following information can be collected :

However TransChain solely collects personal information related to the user for the requirement of services offered by www.transchain.io website. The user provides this information knowingly, especially when entering it himself or herself. The user of www.transchain.io website is then informed whether providing this information is mandatory or not.

In accordance with the provisions of the Articles 38 and seq. of the Law 78-17 of 6 January 1978, on privacy, data protection and freedom of information, all users are entitled to access, modify and oppose their personal data by submitting a written and signed request enclosing a copy of signed proof of identity, specifying the address to which the reply is to be returned.

No personal data of the user of www.transchain.io website is published, shared, transmitted, assigned or sold on any storage device whatsoever to third parties without the user’s knowledge. Only the hypothesis of the takeover of TransChain and its rights would allow the handover of such information to the potential purchaser who would in turn be bound by the same obligation to retain and modify the data of the user of www.transchain.io website.

The website is not declared with the French Data Protection Authority (CNIL) because it does not collect personal information.

Databases are protected by the provisions of the Law of 1 July 1998, transposing the Directive 96/9 of 11 March 1995 on the legal protection of databases.

8. Hypertext Links and Cookies

www.transchain.io website contains a number of hypertext links to other websites, implemented with TransChain authorisation. However TransChain cannot verify the contents of websites visited by this mean and shall therefore disclaim all responsibility in this regard.

Browsing on www.transchain.io may lead in cookies installation on the user’s computer. A cookie is a small file, which does not allow the identification of the user, but which records information relating to a computer’s navigation on a website. The resulting data aims at making the later navigation on the website easier and are designed to enable measurements of visit frequency.

By refusing to install a cookie you may not be able to access certain services. Users can however configure their computers as follows to refuse cookies installation.

9. Applicable law and attribution of jurisdiction

Any dispute related to use of www.transchain.io website is governed by French law and exclusive jurisdiction is granted to the competent courts of Paris.

10. The main laws involved

11. Glossary