LEGAL NOTICE

This Website is published by:

 

Manufacture Française des Pneumatiques Michelin
Place des Carmes Déchaux
63040 Clermont-Ferrand Cedex 9
France
Telephone: (33) 4 73 32 20 00 Fax: (33) 4 73 32 63 81
A partnership limited by shares with a capital of €504,000,004
Clermont Ferrand Trade and Companies Registry Number 855 200 507
SIREN Number 855 200 507
Vat Number FR33855200507

 

Publication Director:

 

Chris Smith

 

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Microsoft Ireland Operations Ltd.

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Dublin 18, D18 P521,

Ireland

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Please read this legal notice carefully before consulting this Website.
The companies belonging to the Michelin Group are legal entities in their own right and possess an independent legal status. However, with a view to facilitating the communication of information on this Website, the following terms may be employed: “Michelin,” “Group”, “Michelin Group” and “us”; these terms are used to designate all of the companies in the Group which each carry out their business independently.

 

PURPOSE

 

The purpose of this legal notice is to set out the conditions under which Michelin makes this Website available to you and the terms and conditions governing your access to and use thereof. Your use of the Website is subject to your compliance with this legal notice, which Michelin reserves the right to amend or update at any given time. By accessing and using the Website, you are agreeing to be bound by the terms and conditions of this legal notice as well as of Michelin’s privacy and personal data protection policy.

 

WEBSITE ACCESS

 

Michelin endeavors to ensure the Website remains available, without however being bound by any obligation to do so. Access to the Website may be modified or temporarily suspended for the purposes of maintenance, updating or any other reason, notably of a technical or legal nature. Michelin is on no account liable for these disruptions or any ensuing consequences for the user.

 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

 

The content (which shall include but not be limited to information, texts, graphs, data, images, photos, visuals, videos and sound tracks as well as the form of all said components and the actual Website itself) is protected by copyright and/or other intellectual property rights. The content is the exclusive property of its publisher. Any copy, reproduction, representation, use, adaptation, alteration, modification, translation or dissemination of the content, whether in full or in part, whether it belongs to Michelin or to a third party that has granted Michelin the rights thereto, by any process whatsoever, is unlawful, notwithstanding the limited rights granted to the user under Article 4 hereinbelow and/or any private copy reserved for the exclusive use of its holder. The content of this Website is subject to modification without notice and is published without any warranty whatsoever, whether express or implied, and may not give rise to any entitlement to compensation. The content is protected by copyright © 1997-2016 Michelin or copyright of its partners. The logos are registered trademarks.

 

USE OF CONTENT

 

Any tampering with content, modification thereof or use of the content for any purpose other than that for which it was authorized constitutes an infringement of the property rights of Michelin or third parties.

Michelin grants you the right to download and share the content subject to the following conditions: (I) if a download function is available, (II) if it is used for non-commercial purposes (III) and in good faith and (IV) if both the proprietary notices as well as the on-line publication date appearing in the content are left intact, where such information is shown. This right must in no way be interpreted as conferring a license, in particular pertaining to a brand or logo.

 

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION

 

To exchange information by e-mail with Michelin, you must fill in the e-mail forms available on the Website. Michelin’s responses to e-mails, and the provision of access to the Website and its content may not be deemed to represent or to constitute proof of any advertising, promotional or sales activity in the country where the user is located.

 

PROTECTION OF PERSONAL DATA

 

Please refer to Michelin Policy on confidentiality and protection of personal data, available on the “Privacy Policy” page.
See also the “Cookie Policy” of Michelin to be informed of how Michelin uses cookies.
This Website may contain links to other sites. We inform you that Michelin does not share your personal data with these sites. You are advised that when you leave our Website, you may be subject to other practices in the protection of personal data, on which Michelin has no control and is not liable.

 

WARRANTIES AND LIABILITY

 

The content published on the Website is provided “as is”, without any warranty, express or implied, of any nature whatsoever. Michelin reserves the right to amend, correct, suspend and/or delete the content or access to the Website at any given time, without prior notice. Michelin may not be held liable in the event of any contamination of your computer equipment resulting from the propagation of viruses or other IT infections. It is your responsibility to take all appropriate measures in order to protect your computer equipment.

Michelin, its employees, suppliers or partners mentioned on the Website may not in any event be held liable, under a contractual, tort or any other claim, for any damage, whether direct or indirect, incidental or consequential, or of any nature whatsoever, or for any loss, in particular of financial or commercial nature, resulting from the use of the Website or any information whatsoever obtained therefrom.

It is strictly prohibited to create a hyperlink to illegal content as defined in Article 8.2. The Website may contain simple or embedded links towards the websites of Michelin partners or of third parties, with the authorization of the latter for embedded links. Michelin does not have any control over these websites and accordingly bears no responsibility whatsoever as to their accessibility, relevance, availability, content, advertising, products and/or the services available on or from these websites. Consequently, Michelin shall not bear any liability whatsoever for any direct or indirect damage which might result from your access to or use of the partners’ websites or for failure by these websites to comply with any applicable laws and regulations.

 

GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION

 

Any dispute relating to the Website or to this legal notice shall be brought before the Courts of Clermont-Ferrand. The dispute shall be governed and construed in accordance with French law on the merits, independently of conflict of law. Use of the Website implies the user’s express consent to the application of this Article. In the event one of the terms of this legal information should be deemed to be illegal, null and void or inapplicable for any reason whatsoever, it shall be deemed to not be part of this legal notice and shall not affect the validity or application of the other terms.