1. Presentation of site
In virtue of Article 6 of Law No. 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 for confidence in the digital economy, it is specified to users of the site www.microtec-agora.fr the identity of the various parties involved in creating and monitoring the site:
Owners : Microtec & Arck Electronique – 2321 rte Baziège 31670 LABEGE, FRANCE
Designer : Human’s Connexion
Publishing Manager : Frédéric Chappe
The publishing manager is a natural person or a legal entity.
Webmaster : Human’s Connexion – email@example.com
Host : SAS OVH – 2 rue Kellermann – 59100 Roubaix – France
Photo credits : Microtec/ Arck Electronique/ Fotolia
2. General conditions governing use of the site and the services offered
The use of the website www.microtec-agora.fr implies full acceptance by the user of the general conditions of use described hereafter. These conditions of use can be amended or supplemented at any time, and users of the website www.microtec-agora.fr are therefore invited to consult them regularly.
This site is normally accessible to users at all time. Interruption for technical maintenance purposes can however be decided by Microtec & Arck Electronique, who endeavours to provide prior notice to users of the dates and times of the interruption.
The website www.microtec-agora.fr is regularly updated by Frédéric Chappe. In the same way, the legal notices can be amended at any time: the user is nonetheless invited to refer to them as often as possible in order to become familiar with the information presented.
3. Description of services offered
The website www.microtec-agora.fr has the objective of providing information about all the activities of the two companies.
Microtec & Arck Electronique endeavors to provide the most precise information possible for the website www.microtec-agora.fr. However, the companies cannot be held liable for any omissions, inaccuracies or deficiencies in updates, whether because of their doing or because of third-party partners who provide them with this information.
All information indicated on the website www.microtec-agora.fr is provided for information purposes only, and is subject to change. Moreover, this information is not exhaustive. It is provided subject to modifications made after online availability.
4. Contractual restrictions pertaining to technical data
The site uses Java Script technology.
The website cannot be held liable for material damages caused by using the site. In addition, the site user agrees to access the site using recent, virus-free hardware and with a recent, updated browser.
5. Intellectual property and counterfeiting
Microtec & Arck Electronique are the rightful owners of the intellectual property or have rights of use for all accessible elements of the site, particularly text, images, graphics, logos, icons, sound and software.
It is strictly prohibited to copy, represent, modify, publish or adapt the elements of the site or any part thereof, regardless of the method or process used, without prior written authorization from Microtec & Arck Electronique.
Any unauthorized use of the site or of any of the elements contained within will be considered as counterfeit and subject to legal proceedings in accordance with the provisions of Articles L.335-2 et seq. of the French Intellectual Property Code.
6. Limitations of liability
Microtec & Arck Electronique cannot be held liable for direct or indirect damages caused to the user’s hardware while accessing the website www.microtec-agora.fr, and resulting from either using hardware that does not meet the specifications indicated in point 4, or from the occurrence of a bug or incompatibility.
Microtec & Arck Electronique also cannot be held liable for indirect damages (e.g. loss of market or loss of opportunity) after using the website www.microtec-agora.fr.
Interactive parts of the site (possibility of asking questions in the contact section) are available to users. Microtec & Arck Electronique reserve the right to delete, without prior notice, any content in this section of the site that contravenes legislation applicable in France, particularly relating to data protection. Where necessary, Microtec & Arck Electronique also reserve the right to implicate the user’s civil and/or criminal liability, particularly in cases of racist, injurious, defamatory or pornographic messages, regardless of the media used (text, photograph, etc.).
7. Personal data management
In France, personal data are protected by Law No. 78-87 of 6 January 1978, Law No. 2004-801 of 6 August 2004, Article L. 226-13 of the French Penal Code and European Directive of 24 October 1995.
During use of the website www.microtec-agora.fr, the following data can be collected: the URL for links through which the user was able to access the website site www.microtec-agora.fr, the user’s access provider, the internet protocol (IP) address of the user.
In any case, Microtec & Arck Electronique only collect personal data concerning the user for certain services offered by the website www.microtec-agora.fr. The user provides this information being fully informed, particularly when entering such data themselves. It is then specified to the user of the website www.microtec-agora.fr whether or not it is obligatory to provide this information.
In accordance with articles 38 et seq. of Law No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978 on information technology, data files and civil liberties, all users have the right to access, modify and object to processing of personal data relating to them, by sending a written and signed request, accompanied by a copy of their ID with the signature of the ID holder, specifying the address to which the response must be sent.
None of the user’s personal information from the site www.microtec-agora.fr is published, exchanged, transferred, conceded or sold, unknown to the user, via any means whatsoever, to third parties. Only in the event of the acquisition of Microtec & Arck Electronique and its rights, would the transfer of the aforementioned information be allowed to the acquirer, who would then be held to the same obligation of preserving and modifying data concerning users of the website www.microtec-agora.fr.
The site is not registered to the CNIL since it does not collect personal data.
Databases are protected by the provisions of the Law of 1 July 1998, transposing Directive 96/9 of 11 March 1996 concerning legal protection of databases.
8. Hypertext links and cookies
The site www.microtec-agora.fr contains a certain number of hypertext links to other sites, included with the authorization of Microtec & Arck Electronique. However, Microtec & Arck Electronique are not able to verify the content of sites accessed via these hyperlinks and thus do not assume any liability regarding these sites.
Browsing the site www.microtec-agora.fr can trigger the installation of cookies on the user’s computer. A cookie is a small file that does not allow user identification, but records the browsing information of a computer on a site. The data thus obtained facilitate later browsing on the site, and also allow various means of frequentation.
Refusal to install cookies can block access to certain services. The user can, however, configure their computer in the following way to refuse cookie installation:
Using Internet Explorer: tools tab (gearwheel icon positioned top right) / internet options. Click on Privacy and select Block all cookies. Validate by clicking OK.
Using Firefox: at the top of the browser window, click on the Firefox button, then go to the Options tab. Click on the Privacy tab. Change the conservation settings to: use personalized settings for history. Unselect to deactivate cookies.
Using Safari: Click on the menu icon to the top right of the browser window (symbolized by a gearwheel). Select Settings. Click Show advanced settings. In the “Privacy” section, click on Content settings. In the “Cookies” section, you can block cookies.
Using Chrome: Click on the menu icon to the top right of the browser window (symbolized by three horizontal lines). Select Settings. Click Show advanced settings. In the “Privacy” section, click on Content settings. In the “Cookies” section, you can block cookies.
9. Applicable law and attribution of jurisdiction
Any dispute relating to the use of the website www.microtec-agora.fr is subject to French law. Competent courts of Paris shall have exclusive jurisdiction.
10. Main laws concerned
Law No. 78-87 of 6 January 1978, modified by Law No. 2004-801 of 6 August 2004 concerning information technology, data files and civil liberties.
Law No. 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 concerning confidence in the digital economy.
User: internet user logging on to, using the aforementioned site.
Personal data: “any information relating to a natural person who is or can be identified, directly or indirectly, by reference to an identification number or to one or more factors specific to them. Article 4 of Law No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978).
Photo: Sébastien Denis – Smart Move