Legal notice



Site publisher

Director of Publication
Jean-Pierre GARLIN

**Site creation and development **

Site hosting
Cybériance, 1 place de l'Europe, 25300 PONTARLIER

Photographic credit
Copyright Didier FORMET - SUEZ

Use of site – General conditions

The User is defined as any person with access to the site, regardless of his capacity (individual or professional), location, site connection method, purpose, and outcome of his access to the information published on the site. The User may not take advantage of any difficulty affecting access to the Site to access information fraudulently under these General Conditions of Use. To be considered, User claims must be sent to the company at the address indicated in the preamble, by registered mail only, with acknowledgement of receipt.Reproduction of all or part of this site on any medium whatsoever is strictly prohibited without the express authorisation of CNS Instrumentation, specifically including:

  • Any extraction or reuse, including for private purposes, of a substantial part of the content of the databases constituted by the site;
  • Any repeated and systematic extraction or reuse, including for private purposes, of even an unsubstantial part of the content of the databases constituted by the site;
  • Any adaptation, dissemination to the public at its request or not, distribution, rebroadcast in any form whatsoever, networking, public communication of all or part of the works, services, brands, and all elements protected or subject to protection by intellectual property law, reproduced on the site..

Intellectual property

All elements constituting this site (texts, graphics, software, images, sounds, plans, names, brands, logos, databases, etc.) as well as the site itself are the exclusive property of the company and fall under French and international legislation governing copyright and intellectual property. The User shall refrain from modifying, copying, reproducing, downloading, disseminating, transmitting, commercially operating, and/or distributing in any way whatsoever the services and site pages, texts, and photos. Insertion of hyperlinks from another site to also requires the express prior agreement of the company. At any time, the company may amend the terms of these General Conditions of Use. These amendments are binding on the User upon posting online. The User therefore is advised to regularly review the General Conditions of Use to become informed of these new conditions.

Personal information

The company may be led to gather certain personal information. Pursuant to the provisions of Act No. 78-17 of January 6, 1978, called "Information Technology and Freedoms" amended, the User has the right to access, amend, correct, and delete information about him. This right may be exercised at any time by conventional mail or email directly with the company at the address indicated in the preamble.


The User is notified that when he visits the site, a cookie may be automatically installed and temporarily stored in memory or on his hard disk. A cookie is a device that cannot identify the User but is used to record information about his navigation on the website. Site Users acknowledge that they have been informed of this practice and authorise the company to use it. They may deactivate this cookie through the parameters appearing in their browser software.


The User is notified of the risks inherent in using the Internet, especially in terms of:

  • Lack of security in data transmission;
  • Continuity not guaranteed for accessing the site or the various services provided by the site.

Under no circumstances may the company be held liable for these risks and their harmful consequences, regardless of extent, for the User. Each User is required to take all appropriate measures to protect his own data, software, and hardware from contamination by viruses or other types of attacks that may occur through the Site or the information published. The User agrees to bear the risks of server availability. CNS Instrumentation may not be held liable, in the event of interruption of the site at any time to temporarily or permanently modify or interrupt all or part of the Site, to perform maintenance operations and/or make upgrades and/or changes to the Site. The company may not be held liable for the inaccuracy of content provided by Users of the site. If errors or omissions are drawn to the company’s attention, it reserves the right to correct them, and generally to modify, at any time without prior notice, all or part of the site without thereby incurring its liability. In general, the company may not be held liable under any circumstances in the event of direct and/or indirect damages resulting from use of this site.

Applicable legislation and jurisdiction

Non-compliance by the User, regardless of his location, with any of the provisions of these General Conditions of Use and generally, any difficulty with their execution, interpretation, or validity, is subject to the laws of France and to the jurisdiction of French courts.