legal notice

legal information relating to .able website

1. Presentation of the website.

In accordance with Article 6 of Law No. 2004-575 of June 21, 2004 on confidence in the digital economy, users of the website are informed of the identity of the various stakeholders in the framework of its implementation and monitoring:

Owned by: Ecole des Arts Décoratifs –  PSL University on behalf of the Chaire arts & aciences of the Ecole Polytechnique, Ecole des Arts Décoratifs – PSL University and the Daniel and Nina Carasso Foundation – 31 rue d’Ulm 75240 Paris Cedex 05, France
Created by: PapaScript (Maxime Foisseau & Alexandre Dechosal) and Bertrand Sandrez
Publication manager: Samuel Bianchini, editor-in-chief of the journal – contact[at]able-journal(dot)org
The publication manager is a natural person or a legal entity.
Webmasters: Alexandre Dechosal and Maxime Foisseau – support[at]able-journal(dot)org
Website host: ALWAYSDATA, SARL with a capital of 200.000 € registered at the RCS of Paris under the number 492 893 490 whose head office is located at 91 rue du Faubourg Saint Honoré – 75008 Paris.

2. Website’s general terms of use and offered services.

The use of the website implies full acceptance of the general terms of use described below. These terms of use are likely to be modified or supplemented at any time, users of the website are therefore invited to visit them on a regular basis.

This site is usually accessible to users at all times. An interruption due to technical maintenance may however be decided by .able, which will then endeavor to inform users before the dates and times of the intervention.

The website is updated regularly. Likewise, the legal notice can be adjusted at any time: they are nevertheless binding on the user, who is invited to refer to them as often as possible in order to become acquainted with them.

3. Description of the services provided.

The purpose of the website is to provide information on all of the journal’s activities.

.able strives to provide as accurate information as possible on the website. However, it cannot be held responsible for omissions, inaccuracies, and deficiencies in the update, whether by itself or by the third-party partners who provide it with this information.

All the information indicated on the website are given as an indication and are likely to evolve. Furthermore, the information on the website is not exhaustive. They are given subject to modifications having been made since they were put online.

4. Contractual limitations on technical data.

This website uses JavaScript technology.

The website cannot be held responsible for material damage related to the use of the website. In addition, the user agrees to access the site using recent equipment, not infected by computer viruses, and with an up-to-date, last-generation browser.

5. Intellectual property and counterfeits.

.able owns the intellectual property rights or holds the rights of use on all the elements accessible on the website, in particular the texts, images, graphics, logo, icons, sounds, software.

Any reproduction, representation, modification, publication, adaptation of all or part of the elements of the website, whatever the means or process used, is prohibited without the prior written authorization of .able.

Any unauthorized use of the website or any of its elements will be considered as constituting an infringement and prosecuted in accordance with the provisions of Articles L.335-2 and following of the Intellectual Property Code of French Law.

6. Limitations of Liability.

.able cannot be held liable for direct or indirect damage caused to the user’s equipment while accessing the website, neither from the use of equipment that does not meet the specifications indicated in point 4, or bug occurrence and incompatibility.

.able cannot either be held liable for indirect damages (such as loss of opportunity) resulting from the use of the website.

A contact area (with a possibility to ask questions) is available to users. .able reserves the right to remove, without prior notice, any content posted in this space that would violate the law applicable in France, in particular the provisions relating to data protection. Where applicable, .able also reserves the right to question the civil and/or criminal liability of the user, particularly in the event of a racist, abusive, defamatory, or pornographic message, regardless of the medium used (text, photography…).

7. Applicable law and attribution of jurisdiction.

Any dispute in connection with the use of the website is subject to French law. Exclusive jurisdiction is attributed to the competent courts of Paris.

8. Main laws concerned.

French Law n ° 78-17 of January 6, 1978, notably amended by Law n ° 2004-801 of August 6, 2004 relating to computers, files, and freedoms.
French Law n ° 2004-575 of June 21, 2004 on confidence in the digital economy.

9. Lexicon.

User: Internet user connecting, using the aforementioned site.
Personal information: “information which allows, in any form whatsoever, directly or indirectly, the identification of the natural persons to whom it applies” (Article 4 of Law No. 78-17 of January 6, 1978).