The purpose of these general conditions of use is to provide a legal framework for the terms and conditions of provision of the site and the services of VBHI Project and to define the conditions of access and use of the services by "the User". These T&Cs are accessible on the site under the heading "Legal notices".

ARTICLE 1: Legal notices

Creator: Qwetle (Léo COUFFINHAL and Quentin RAVET)

Publication manager: Pr Stéphanie Debette (coordinator of the RHU SHIVA project) and Pr Thierry Couffinhal (co-coordinator of the RHU SHIVA project)

Webmaster: Léo COUFFINHAL – leo.couffinhal@qwetle.fr

Host: OVH SAS – 2 rue Kellermann – 59100 Roubaix – France.

ARTICLE 2: Access to the site

The vbhi-project.fr website allows the User free access to the following services:

  • General information on the VBHI project, its ambition and its missions,
  • Information on the VBHI project teams and its main actors
  • Contact and address of the project and the structure

The site is accessible free of charge anywhere to any User with Internet access. All costs incurred by the User to access the service (hardware, software, Internet connection, etc.) are his responsibility.

ARTICLE 3: Collection of data

The site is exempt from declaration to the Commission Nationale Informatique et Libertés (CNIL) insofar as it does not collect any data concerning users.

ARTICLE 4: Intellectual property

The trademarks, logos, signs and all the content of the site (texts, images, sound, etc.) are protected by the Intellectual Property Code and more particularly by copyright.

The User must seek the prior authorization of the site for any reproduction, publication, copy of the various contents. He undertakes to use the contents of the site in a strictly private context, any use for commercial and advertising purposes is strictly prohibited. Any total or partial representation of this site by any means whatsoever, without the express authorization of the operator of the website would constitute an infringement punishable by article L 335-2 and following of the Intellectual Property Code. It is reminded in accordance with article L122-5 of the Intellectual Property Code that the User who reproduces, copies or publishes the protected content must cite the author and his source.

ARTICLE 5: Responsibility

The sources of the information disseminated on the vbhi-project.fr site are deemed reliable but the site does not guarantee that it is free from defects, errors or omissions. The information provided is presented for information and general purposes without contractual value. Despite regular updates, the vbhi-project.fr site cannot be held responsible for the modification of the administrative and legal provisions occurring after publication. Similarly, the site cannot be held responsible for the use and interpretation of the information contained in this site.

The vbhi-project.fr site cannot be held responsible for any viruses that could infect the computer or any computer equipment of the Internet user, following use, access, or download from this site. The site cannot be held liable in the event of force majeure or the unforeseeable and insurmountable act of a third party.

ARTICLE 6: Hypertext links

Hypertext links may be present on the site. The User is informed that by clicking on these links, he will leave the vbhi-project.fr site. The latter has no control over the web pages to which these links lead and cannot, under any circumstances, be responsible for their content.

ARTICLE 7: Cookies

The User is informed that during his visits to the site, a cookie may be automatically installed on his navigation software.

Cookies are small files temporarily stored on the hard drive of the User's computer by your browser and which are necessary for the use of the vbhi-project.fr site. Cookies do not contain personal information and cannot be used to identify anyone. A cookie contains a unique, randomly generated and therefore anonymous identifier. Some cookies expire at the end of the User's visit, others remain. The information contained in the cookies is used to improve the vbhi-project.fr site. By browsing the site, the User accepts them.

The User may deactivate these cookies through the settings in their browser software.

ARTICLE 8: Applicable law and competent jurisdiction

French law applies to this contract. In the event of absence of amicable resolution of a dispute arising between the parties, the French courts will have sole jurisdiction. For any question relating to the application of these T&Cs, you can contact the publisher at the contact details listed in ARTICLE 1.