Legal notice


PWT LEGAL NOTICE

 

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

 

Your access to the official Photowatt (“PW”) website at www.photowatt.com (the “Site”) and your use of this Site constitute your acceptance of the following provisions (the “Terms of Use”) and are subject to your acceptance of and continued compliance with the said provisions. Please note that these terms and conditions are subject to change; it is your responsibility to remain informed of these modifications on a regular basis. The information appearing on this Site is provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute business, financial, legal, fiscal or investment advice. PW reserves the right to remove, at any time and without prior notice, any materials, including messages, text, images or graphic elements, that may be in breach of the laws and regulations in force or that may have become obsolete or false.

 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

 

Unless otherwise specified, all materials, including images, text, illustrations, diagrams, icons, photographs, programs, written documents and other items constituting this Site (referred to collectively as the “Content”), are copyrights, brands, drawings and models and/or any other type of intellectual property held by PW or for which PW holds a license. The compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement and assembly) of all the Content of this Site is the exclusive property of PW and is also protected by copyright laws. Access to this Site does not confer, and may not be considered to confer upon anyone, a license to the intellectual property rights belonging to PW or third parties, and does not authorize anyone to use any of the materials appearing on this Site without PW’s prior consent. PW’s name and logo, as well as all the names of products and services and related brands and slogans, whether trademarked or not, are the exclusive property of PW. You may not download or copy the Content or other downloadable documents from the Site except for your personal use; any other use, including reproduction, modification, distribution, transmission, republishing, presentation or exploitation of the Content of this Site, is strictly prohibited. No right, title or interest relative to the downloaded documents or software is granted to you following a download or copy. You are not authorized to reproduce (except in the above-mentioned cases), publish, transmit, distribute, present or modify any or all of the Content, Site or related software. Similarly, you are not authorized to create derivative works from the said Content, Site or software, or to sell them, participate in their sale or exploit them in any way whatsoever.

 

LINKS

 

Any reference on this Site to names, brands, products or services of third parties, or to hypertext links to sites or information belonging to third parties, is provided for informational purposes only and does not in any case constitute or imply approval, sponsorship or a recommendation of the information, products or services of the said third parties. PW is not responsible for the content of third-party sites and issues no opinion on the content or accuracy of the information appearing on the said sites. Conversely, although PW carefully investigates the owners of websites to which it authorizes the publication of a hyperlink on their website toward its Site, it may happen that (i) the information appearing on the said websites has changed without PW having been notified, or (ii) that PW has withdrawn its authorization to the said third party on the day of your connection to the said website, or, alternatively, that the owners of websites on which a hyperlink to this Site appears have included it without PW’s authorization. Consequently, references to the PW Site on the website of any third party in no case constitutes PW’s approval, sponsorship or a recommendation of the information on the third party’s website.

 

GENERAL

 

If any provisions of these Terms of Use are held to be unenforceable for any reason, such provisions shall be amended only to the extent necessary to make them enforceable, and the other provisions of these General Terms of Use shall remain in full force and effect. If PW does not take measures following a violation of the Terms of Use by you or another person, this shall not constitute a waiver of the right to take legal action and shall in no case limit PW’s rights concerning the said violation or any subsequent violation.

 

INFORMATION ON PHOTOWATT’S PRODUCT OFFERING

 

The information provided on PW’s products and services correspond to a definition as of the time they are put online or updated. It is made available for informational purposes only and is subject to change. It should not be analyzed as an offering to be contracted, as PW does not sell products online.

 

LIABILITY

 

While PW makes every effort to ensure that the information on this Site is reliable and accurate at the time it is published, the information is published “as is.” Consequently, the Content of this Site is provided without any warranty of any kind. As far as permitted by law, in no case shall PW or its principals, affiliates, contractors, agents, directors, officers, employees or licensors be liable for any damages whatsoever (including but not limited to direct, indirect, consequential, incidental, special, punitive, exemplary or general damages for loss of profit or data, or for business interruption), regardless of the cause, including those arising from negligence, use of or inability to use the materials on this Site, even if PW or an authorized representative of PW has been informed verbally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. By using this Site, you agree not to upload computer viruses, intentionally or unintentionally. In no case shall PW be held liable for any direct or indirect damage resulting from or subsequent to third-party distribution, by means of our Site, of a virus that may infect your computer system following your connection to or browsing of our Site.

 

APPLICABLE LAWS

 

Use of this Site and these General Terms of Use are subject to French law, notwithstanding any contrary provisions of private international law. In the event of a legal dispute relative to this Site or these General Terms of Use, the litigation shall come under the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent courts of Lyon, France.

 

CONFIDENTIALITY

 

To understand its customers better and to offer them a more personalized experience on our Site, we may gather confidential and/or personal information concerning you, in particular the IP address of your computer. Any data collected on our Site is kept for PW’s exclusive internal use. The data collected in this way shall not be sold, exchanged, rented or used. In accordance with the French Data Protection Act no. 78-17 of 6 January 1978, you have the right to access, correct and remove personal information concerning you.

 

COOKIES

 

Certain web pages of the Site use “cookies,” which allow PW to serve you better by offering personalized information the next time you visit our Site. Cookies are small pieces of information placed on the hard drive of your computer to save data. The information stored makes your use of the Site easier and faster, because it allows you to use the Site without having to enter the same information each time you visit. PW also uses cookies when you request personalized Site information. These cookies are used to identify visitors when they come back to the Site; they also save visitors’ identification information while they remain on the Site so that they do not have to connect to it repeatedly. PW does not use cookies to retrieve information stored on your computer apart from the information sent in the original cookie, and we do not use the information transmitted through cookies for promotional or marketing purposes. Certain Site pages use cookies to track visitors’ usage habits so as to improve the Site’s usefulness and efficiency. This information is never shared with or sold to third parties. You can check for the presence of cookies, and refuse them if desired, via your browser settings. Moreover, you have the right to access, correct and remove personal information concerning you in accordance with the French Data Protection Act no. 78-17 of 6 January 1978.

DATA PRIVACY

In application of the regulation n° 2016/679, called General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) and the act n°78-17 of 6 January 1978, as modified, on information technology, data files and civil liberties, the personal data collected on the website http://www.photowatt.com are for the exclusive internal use of EDF ENR PWT.

The personal data are collected for different purposes, depending on the website pages and the data collection forms concerned. The main purposes are the following :

  • Contact section: management of the request for information
  • Carrier section: management of recruitment.

The personal data will be saved for a maximum duration of 18 months and are then automatically erased.

The personal data collected this way will not be transferred, exchanged or rented. In case you will not provide these data, EDF ENR PWT may not be able to process the corresponding files.

According to the above mentioned texts, you are entitled to oppose, access, make corrections, delete, limit or to require the portability of your personal data. These rights may be exercised by contacting EDF ENR PWT’s legal department at the following address: Direction Juridique, EDF ENR PWT, 33 rue Saint Honoré, ZI Champfleuri, 38307 Bourgoin Jallieu.

DATA PRIVACY OFFICER

EDF ENR PWT is part of the EDF Renewables Group which has appointed a Data Privacy Officer (DPO) who is in charge of ensuring the protection of the personal data and the compliance of EDF ENR PWT to the applicable regulations. You may contact him for any information or for exercising your rights at the following address: privacy@edf-en.com.

You also may resort to the Commission Nationale Informatique et Libertés (CNIL).