This page states the terms and conditions governing Your use of La Fondation website https://lafondation3ds.org (hereinafter the “Website”).
Welcome to the Website, made available by Le Fonds de Dotation Dassault Systèmes, Endowment fund, located 10, rue Marcel Dassault, 78140 Vélizy-Villacoublay, France (hereinafter “La Fondation”, “We”, “Our” or “Us”).
Please read them carefully. These terms and conditions may be updated and amended by Us from time to time, so please visit this page periodically to review them.
The Website is offered to You, the user (hereinafter “User(s)”, “You” or “Your”) who connects to the Website and uses Our Services enabling (i) to submit a project to La Fondation and/or (ii) to access to a variety of resources.
You are responsible for obtaining access to the Website and the Services. Please note that such access may involve third-party fees (such as Internet service provider charges). In addition, You must provide and are responsible for the equipment necessary to access the Website and the Services.
We will endeavor to allow uninterrupted access to all or part of the Website. However, such access may be suspended, restricted or terminated at any time and without notice and We shall not be liable for such unavailability to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law.
We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Website and the Services (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that We shall not be liable to You or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Website or the Services.
Please note that even if the Website is available worldwide, this does not mean that part or all of the Services are available in Your country. You are responsible for checking that the use of the Website and Services comply with Your local laws.
In order to fully use the Services, in particular to submit a project to La Fondation, You will have to provide certain mandatory information, as indicated on the Website. You agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about Yourself and/or Your project.
Parents and guardians are jointly and severally liable for all acts and omissions of their children aged under 18 years when using Website and/or any Services.
You acknowledge that You will not:
You may link to the Website if You do not replicate the home page of the Website and subject to the following conditions:
We expressly reserve the right to revoke the right granted in this clause, upon Our sole discretion and to take any action We deem appropriate. You shall fully indemnify Us for any loss or damage suffered by Us due to breach of this clause.
We have no control over any of the third party websites to which the Website has links nor do We contribute in any manner to these third party websites. We assume no responsibility for the materials of any third party websites to which the Website has links.
These links are provided solely as a convenience to You. If You use these links, You will leave the Website. We exclude all liability arising therefrom and do not endorse or make any representations about them or any information, software or other products or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained by using them. If You decide to access any third party websites linked to the Website, You do so entirely at Your own risk.
You acknowledge and agree that the Website, the Services, any software, data and any content provided by Us, including materials, used in connection with the Website, contain proprietary and confidential information that are protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws.
All materials and contents of the Website, including without limitation, data, the Website design text, software in object and source code (including applets), scripts, downloads, learning sessions, graphics, photos, interactive features and the like and their selection and arrangement, and the trademarks, trade names, trade dress, Website marks and logos contained therein are owned by or licensed to Us, and are subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under all applicable laws.
None of the above mentioned materials may be modified, reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, transmitted, published, licensed, transferred, visited or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose, stored in any other website, included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service, redistributed or framed (or similar) without Our prior written permission.
You may not make any derivative use of the Website or its contents.
You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) belonging to Us without Our prior express written consent.
You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing Our name or trademarks without Our prior express written consent.
You are permitted to print and download extracts or some content if technically allowed by Us from the Website for Your own personal use or for internal business purposes excluding any commercial activity, on the following basis:
For the avoidance of doubt, this clause does not permit any resale of the Website or its contents provided by Us, any commercial use of all or part of the contents provided by Us, any derivative use of the Website or its contents or the use of robots, data mining or similar data collection and/or extraction tools is strictly prohibited.
Any unauthorized use may, at Our discretion, terminate the permission or license granted to You.
7.1 The Website, the Services and the data contained therein are provided “as is” and on an “as available” basis and without warranty, representation, condition or other term of any kind, either express or implied as to the operation of the Website or the information content, materials on the Website.
To the extent permitted by applicable law, We exclude all representations, warranties, conditions and other terms which might have effect in relation to the 3Website, including but not limited to:
7.2 We do not guarantee that the Website will be error free and do not accept liability for any errors or omissions. We shall use reasonable endeavors to correct any errors or omissions as soon as reasonably practicable after being notified of them. You expressly agree that Your use of the Website is at your sole risk.
7.3 Any advice or recommendation given by Us or Our employees or agents to You which is not confirmed off-line in writing by Us, is followed or acted upon entirely at Your own risk, and accordingly We shall not be liable for any such advice or recommendation which is not so confirmed, to the extent permitted by applicable law.
To the extent permitted by applicable law, La Fondation excludes all liability and responsibility for any amount or any kind of loss or damage caused to You or to a third party in respect of the Website, its content, and/or the Services including, without limitation, any indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damages, loss of profits, expenses, loss of data, loss of software packages, damaged or lost hardware whether in tort, contract or otherwise.
When You visit the Website, using the Services or send e-mails to Us or to the other Users, You are communicating with Us and the other Users electronically. You consent to receive communications from Us or the other Users electronically. You agree that, to the extent permitted by applicable law, all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that We and the other Users provide to You electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
If You are a consumer who do not act for professional or commercial purposes, then You may be able to refer a dispute to the European Online Dispute Resolution ("ODR") platform at http://ec.europa.eu/odr. The ODR platform is a web-based platform which is designed to help consumers who have bought goods or services online. It provides access to independent alternative dispute resolution services which are usually free for You to use.
Nothing in this paragraph shall deprive You of the right to bring or defend proceedings in Your home state if You are a consumer who do not act for professional or commercial purposes.
You may benefit from additional rights according to mandatory laws of the country in which You have Your habitual residence. We do not intend to limit these rights beyond what is applicable according these mandatory provisions