GENERAL CONDITIONS OF USE

Last update   : [ 22/01/2019 ]

 

1. DEFINITIONS

For the purposes of these Terms of Use, the following terms have the meaning hereinafter referred to   :

"   ArcelorMittal   "   : refers to the company ArcelorMittal Construction France, a simplified joint-stock company, whose head office is located Zone industrielle site 1, 55800 Contrisson, France , registered in the trade and companies register of Bar le Duc under the number 485  720   627.

"   Terms of Use or Terms   "   : designate all the stipulations provided for herein to define the terms and rules of access and use of the Site published by ArcelorMittal as mentioned below.

"   Comp user you " : means a place reserved for the user accessible on our Services via a confidential username and password, and likely to allow him to access certain Content present on the Services .

"   contents   ": Designate, without this list being exhaustive, the structure / architecture of the Services, the images of the ArcelorMittal products, the description of the ArcelorMittal products, the editorial content, the videos, the texts, sections, drawings, illustrations, photos, images, and any other content on the Services and / or any other component of the Services.

" Site " : refers to   the service of communication to the public edited by ArcelorMittal accessible in particular at the address https: // construction.arcelormittal.com/

"   Services)   "   : means the services accessible from the Site and edited by ArcelorMittal.

"   User   "   : means any natural person accessing the Site and the Services.

 

2. SCOPE AND ACCEPTANCE OF THE GENERAL CONDITIONS OF USE

2.1. Acceptance of the Terms of Use

The Terms & Conditions are U sing in French and are intended to govern the use Website and Services accessible from the Site.

Any connection to the Site, the consultation and the use of its Content are made within the framework of these Terms of Use which are intended to set the terms of use of the Services and Content offered on the Site. Any access to Site automatically implies application and total and unconditional acceptance of the rules and conditions defined in these Terms by Users . Assuming a U ser refuses to adhere to these Terms, you must absolutely refrain from any access to the Site.

Access to certain Services may also be subject to the full and complete acceptance of specific conditions of use (hereinafter the "Specific Terms of Use") or general terms and conditions of sale (hereinafter the "General Terms and Conditions"). of Sale "). In case of contradiction between these Terms and the General Conditions of Sale applicable to the Services, the latter shall prevail.

 

2.2. Evolution of the General Conditions of Use

The applicable Terms are applied at login and use of the Site by the User.

However ArcelorMittal is able to freely evolve at any time the Terms , subject to special mention by ArcelorMittal, to adapt to changes in the Services and / or their operation. The Terms shall be deemed accepted without reservation by all U ser accessing the Site after said posting. ArcelorMittal invites the U ser to periodically review the Terms.


3. USE OF THE SITE

3.1. General rules

Any User declares to be informed that he will have to access the Website, have access to the Internet subscribed to the provider of his choice, the cost of which is his responsibility, and acknowledges that   :

 

3.2. Pre-registration

Access to certain Services is subject to the creation of a User Account. For this purpose, a registration procedure must be followed during which the User will be required to choose a personal identifier and an associated password and to communicate personal data (in particular surname, first name, e-mail address, telephone number, date of birth ...) that will then identify and facilitate access to the Services.

In any case, the User undertakes to communicate only accurate and complete information, as well as to update it if necessary. In particular, you agree not to use a pseudonym that could infringe the rights of third parties (including the use of the surname of others, the mark of others or works protected by copyright or rights neighbors) for whatever reason and on whatever basis.

When creating an account, ArcelorMittal may collect personal data in accordance with our terms and privacy policy. This explains the methods of treatment and protection by ArcelorMittal personal information when users use nt Services.

 

3. 3 . Confirmation of registration

ArcelorMittal will automatically send the User an email to inform him of the creation of his user account.

I n the event that the data to allow the creation of c n the User guide fail to ArcelorMittal, it will in no way responsible. It will be the same if data reach him partially unreadable because of incompatibilities or technical failures attributable in particular to the facilities of the U ser (Internet server, hardware, software, etc.).

 

3.4. Using the account

The username and password of the U ser are strictly personal and confidential. The U ser is solely responsible for the custody and u sing this information.

Any connection to the site via a c n the User guide and / or transmission of data made using a c n the User guide will be deemed to have been made by the U ser and so us his exclusive responsibility. The passwords as well as the links of connection to the Site sent by e-mails are confidential information to the sole attention of the users who must never be communicated to thirds.

In case of loss or misuse of login credentials, the User concerned shall inform without delay in writing rcelorMittal loss of its identifiers or unauthorized use of his c n the User guide and to the necessary steps to change your password.

 

4. EXTERNAL LINKS AND THIRD PARTY SERVICES

The Website is likely to provide hypertext links, to provide access to information, content, s services for other websites and allow access to third party services.

The User expressly acknowledges that under no circumstances can ArcelorMittal be held responsible for any information, content, service or elements available on third party websites or from third party internet sources, nor for any prejudice that is, alleged or real, direct or indirect, that may result from access or use to such information, content, services or elements available on third party websites or from third-party internet sources.

Any User who accesses third party services will only be subject to the General Terms and Conditions applicable to third party services.

 

5 . INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

5 .1. Intellectual property rights relating to Site Content

"   ArcelorMittal   »,«   Transforming tomorrow   ", The ArcelorMittal logo are registered trademarks of the ArcelorMittal group. The use and recovery of names and / or visual filed by ArcelorMittal and ArcelorMittal group companies are prohibited s without his prior written andexplicit. In general, any unauthorized reproduction of trademarks, product names, services or companies mentioned on the Site is subject to prosecution.

All the elements of u Site and its contents are reserved and protected under the law of intellectual property in France, Europe and / or worldwide. They can not be used under penalty of forgery.

Thus, none of the documents from the Site may be copied, reproduced, republished, downloaded, posted, transmitted or distributed , in whole or in part, in any manner whatsoever. Any unauthorized use of all or part of the Services items and u Pourr website has lead to prosecution.

 

6 . RESPECT FOR PRIVACY AND PROTECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

When using the Services, Users may be required to provide data or personal information in order to access Services requiring authentication and to manage and improve the business relationship.

In accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) No. 2016/679 of 27 April 2016, entered into force on 25 May 2018, we inform you that the information about you collected on this website is subject to a treatment by ArcelorMittal Construction. ArcelorMittal Construction complies with the principles of the General Data Protection Regulation   (RGPD) n ° 2016/679 of April 27, 2016 and undertakes to process the personal data transmitted to it by the participants   transparently, confidentially and securely.

We collect and use your personal data for specific and limited purposes   in our CRM and Marketing treatments,   to offer you for example   for adapted commercial offers.

Consequently,   we have potentially collected personal information about you, which is limited to the following information: name, surname, title, language, function, professional email address, telephone number and professional mailing address.

The person responsible for this processing is the Sales Manager, and the Data Protection Officer (DPO) can be reached at DPO_ArcelorMittal_France@arcelormittal.com . The recipients of this data are the commercial services of the company. The shelf life of the data is 3 years. 
You have a right of access, rectification, portability, erasure of these or a limitation of treatment. 
You may object to the processing of your personal data and have the right to withdraw your consent at any time by contacting   : DPO_ArcelorMittal_France@arcelormittal.com 
You have the possibility to lodge a claim with a supervisory authority.

For more information about the privacy practices of the Sites, please refer to our privacy policy.

It explains the terms and conditions of A rcelorMittal's processing and protection of your personal information when you use the Services.

 

7 . GUARANTEE AND RESPONSIBILITY

The User acknowledges that A rcelorMittal has an obligation of means regarding the Services and will do its best to ensure the accessibility of u Site and Services. This accessibility may be suspended for reasons of maintenance or upgrade, to ensure the proper functioning of u site without obligation to prior information of U SERS to dependents of ArcelorMittal.

Thus, A rcelorMittal offers no guarantee concerning the risks of interruption or malfunction related to connection, network congestion and / or computer systems, the intrusion of unauthorized third parties and contamination by viruses circulating on said networks and S erv ices.

A rcelorMittal will not be held responsible if the interruption or alteration of the quality o f the Site and Services is due to the occurrence of a force majeure. Examples of force majeure are exceptional weather, natural disasters, fires and floods, lightning, attacks, cases of rupture and blockage of electronic telecommunications networks, and damage caused by viruses for which means of security existing on the market do not allow their eradication, as well as any legal or regulatory obligation or public order imposed by the competent authorities and which would have the effect of substantially modifying these Terms, or any other event of force majeure or fortuitous event, as defined by the legislation in force and the case- law .

A rcelorMittal is committed to do everything possible to ensure the truthfulness and accuracy of information available on the website set u but can not be held responsible for the inaccuracy of these, or the use or of the interpretation which is given by U sin tors.

In general, the U ser ArcelorMittal guarantees against any recourse or action and their possible financial consequences of any person based on or arising directly or indirectly from his actions, or arising from use of the Site as well as any alleged breach of CGU or regulatory provisions in force and ArcelorMittal leaves and unscathed any recourse including litigation that could result. This guarantee covers any compensation that may be due as well as legal fees and court costs within a reasonable limit.

 

8 . LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

ArcelorMittal does not guarantee the performance and modifications of the Site and the Services that may occur taking into account the quality of the Internet network and / or technical configurations, which are outside its control.

A rcelorMittal can not be held responsible for any direct and / or indirect damage including loss of profits, customers, data or any other loss of intangible property, loss of profits or any other loss or damage that may occur the use or otherwise of the impossibility to access the Sites, even if A rcelorMittal has been informed of the potential for such damage.

In the event that ArcelorMittal's liability is incurred as a result of a breach of one of its obligations under these Terms of Use, the repair may not apply beyond direct damages, personal and some, to the express exclusion of the repair of all damages and / or indirect and immaterial damages, such as financial damages, commercial damages, operating losses and turnover, data loss.

 

9. RIGHT OF REPLY

Pursuant to Article 6 IV of Law No. 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 on confidence in the digital economy, any natural or legal person named or designated on the Site may request from A rcelorMittal a right of reply .

The request for the exercise of this right of reply must be sent in writing to the publication director of the Site . It must be sent by registered letter with acknowledgment of receipt no later than three (3) months following the posting on the Site of the message that is the subject of the request. The application must contain the precise references of the message (in particular title, date, address url) as well as the mention of the disputed passages. The User will attach to this request the text of the response desired by the User, in written form, regardless of the nature of the message object of the response.

Subject to compliance with the conditions of validity of the right of reply and the fact that this request is legally justified, ArcelorMittal undertakes , within three (3) days of receipt of the request, to publish the answer in the same conditions as that of the message which is the subject of the request, stating that it results from the right of reply.

 

10 . VARIOUS

If one or more provisions of the TOS should be illegal, invalid or unenforceable for any reason, the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect and continue on t to apply. The stipulations declared nonexistent e s s e are replaced by stipulations that will approach the most for their content of the canceled clause.

Given the global nature of the Internet, Users agree to comply with all applicable rules in their country of residence.

 

11 . LAWS AND JURISDICTIONS

The Terms are governed by French law.

IN CASES OF DISPUTES RELATING TO THE INTERPRETATION, THE VALIDITY AND CONSEQUENCES OF THE TOS AND, IN THE ABSENCE OF AN AMICABLE SOLUTION BEING PRECEDENT IN THE THREE MONTHS FROM THE OCCURRENCE OF THIS DISPUTE , THE COURTS OF PARIS WILL BE ONLY COMPETENT.