The website at the address http://powertrain.renault.com (hereafter referred to as the “site”) is published to provide information for visitors’ personal use. Access and use of the site is governed by the “conditions of access and use” (hereafter referred to as “CAU”) set out below.
In accessing the site http://powertrain.renault.com, visitors are deemed to accept the CAU wholly and unreservedly.
Renault reserves the right to edit, change and update, with no prior notice, the CAU, any other site content, and any product or service mentioned on the site.
Users are considered to accept any such changes, and are assumed to have viewed and accepted the CAU each time they access the site.
ARTICLE 1: PUBLICATION AND HOSTING
The site is published by RENAULT S.A.S.
Joint stock company with capital of 533,941,113 euros
Registered Office: 13/15, quai Alphonse Le Gallo
92100 Boulogne-Billancourt cedex - France
RCS Nanterre 780 129 987
Tel. : 008 008 736 28 58
Publication Director: Nicolas Schaeffer
Site manager: Carine Gailliez
6, place Garibaldi
Tel : 04.92.00.80.30
10 Rue de la Paix
Tel : 01.40.20.00.04
1, rue Royale - 227 D Bureaux de la Colline - 92210 Saint-Cloud
01 78 15 24 00
ARTICLE 2 : INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
Copyright and design right
Renault is the author of this site in the sense of articles L. 111.1 and subsequent in French intellectual property law. The site was designed and developed by the company Agence Tequilarapido.
All photographs, texts, slogans, designs, images and video sequences (with or without sound), and all other content on the site, are the property of Renault or of third parties having granted Renault authorization to use them.
Visitors are authorized to copy site content, including vehicle depictions, on paper or electronically, solely for strictly personal use. This specifically excludes all advertising, commercial and information purposes. Any copies must comply with article L122-5 of French intellectual property law.
Except for such strictly personal use, no site content or vehicle depictions may be reproduced, represented, used or transformed, by any process whatever, on any medium whatever, without prior authorization by Renault. Any such practice is strictly forbidden by law, and punishable by up to three years’ imprisonment and a fine of up to €300,000.
The Renault name, the diamond logo, product and service names, slogans and other logos are registered trademarks of Renault SA or other Renault group companies unless indicated otherwise.
The site also includes other registered trademarks, often identified as such by an initial capital. Such trademarks are used by Renault either with authorization from their holders, or as a simple indication of the products or services offered by Renault.
Any reproduction, imitation or use of these trademarks without prior authorization from Renault or the trademark holder is strictly forbidden by law, and punishable by up to four years’ imprisonment and a fine of up to €400,000.
Except as otherwise allowed under the CAU, users may not copy, change or reproduce any of the information or other material on the site, or intervene on the site, or in any way infringe upon the intellectual property rights of Renault or of third parties having authorized Renault to use theirs. Except as otherwise allowed under the CAU, no use may be made of any material protected by intellectual property rights belonging to Renault or to third parties having authorized Renault to use theirs.
ARTICLE 3: PERSONAL AND OTHER DATA
The site collects users’ personal data (name, email, etc.) by means of registration forms for replying to requests for information and to offer you to entrust your tender. This personal data is used by Renault and its subsidiaries for purposes of surveys, analysis and institutional communication. It is confidential and in Renault’s keeping, its subsidiaries and the members of its commercial network. Renault undertakes not to use any personal data for commercial purposes without prior notification to the users concerned.
Under articles French data protection law (n°78-17 of 6 January 1978, amended by n°2004-801 of 6 August 2004), users are entitled to access and correct, on simple presentation of an identity card, any data concerning them, and to refuse that such data be processed. This entitlement can be exercised by contacting Renault in either of two ways:
- Electronically, using the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org
- By post, to the following address:
RENAULT Direction Commerciale de la Mécanique
67 rue des Bons Raisins
API : FR CTR A02 P35
92508 Rueil Malmaison Cedex
ARTICLE 4: SITE ACCESS
For visitors who are minors, we remind parents or any other person holding parental responsibility that it is their role to identify the service(s) that their child is authorized to use and to monitor the use that he/she makes of the said service(s).
Children under 12 are not authorized to join. Children over the age of 12 may join on the express condition that they obtain permission from their parents (or the person holding parental responsibility) to do so and also to supply the information and e-mail addresses necessary for contact. They must obtain this preliminary authorization before joining. www.powertrain.renault.com reserves the right to request written proof at any time, to undertake any checks, and to delete any personal information given by minors who fail to provide the said proof immediately or, where applicable, within the requested time frame. On receiving a request from parents, www.powertrain.renault.com will immediately delete any personal information together with the associated content.
ARTICLE 5: COOKIES
Renault, on Renault’s behalf, or Addthis and Google Analytics, may send cookies onto the computers of visitors to the site. A cookie is a small data file sent to the user’s internet browser by a web server, and stored on the hard disk of the user’s computer. It is typically used to provide the website publisher with information on visitors’ browsing patterns (which pages are viewed, and when, etc.). The information stored in the cookies on the user’s hard disk will be read during subsequent visits in order to improve the content and services provided by the site.
Users can refuse to receive cookies; instructions on how to do this are given in the user’s manual for the internet browser.
Users can also delete cookies, selectively or globally, at any time; instructions on how to do this are given in the user’s manual for the internet browser.
ARTICLE 6: HYPERTEXT LINKS
Renault accepts no liability for any content, products or services offered on any site to which the www.powertrain.renault.com site might be linked, by hypertext or any other type of link.
ARTICLE 7: SECURITY
In using the www.powertrain.renault.com site, users undertake not to perform any operation liable to cause any kind of fault or failure affecting operation of the site or of any server or service accessible via the site. Any data, documents, files or other material uploaded to the area provided for this purpose on the site must be reliable, safe and not liable to interfere with normal operation of the site or any server or service accessible via the site.
In using the site, or any server or service accessible via the site, users undertake to comply with all applicable national and international laws and regulations. They undertake not to infringe upon any third party’s rights, and not to jeopardize Renault’s image in any way. They explicitly absolve Renault of any third-party liability in connection with any information posted in the area provided for this purpose on the site, including liability for slander, infringement of intellectual property rights, publication of offensive material, infringement of privacy (in connection with use of photographs, etc.), on any infringement of applicable national or international law. Users undertake to pay all costs borne by Renault as a result of any such action, including all reasonable fees and expenses in connection with legal advice.
Renault undertakes to take every possible measure to ensure the security of information posted in the area provided for this purpose on the site. However, Renault cannot guarantee non-interception of any information sent electronically. Therefore, except for the information mentioned in article 3 above, Renault advises users not to disclose any unnecessary or sensitive personal information by this means. Users wishing to disclose any such information to Renault should do so by post.
ARTICLE 8: RESPONSIBILITY
Users wishing to do so accept the CAU of their own free will, and in doing so take on all the ensuing obligations. All visitors using the site therefore do so under their own responsibility, and undertake to comply with the requirements of the CAU, with all rules governing activities on the site, and with all laws and regulations applicable to users’ activities on the site, via the site, or in connection with the site.
All user input (content or any other material provided to Renault, uploaded to the site or made accessible via the site) must comply with the following requirements:
- It must be free of viruses, spyware, and any other type of program liable to damage the site, slow it down or interfere with correct operation.
- It must not be false, untruthful or deceitful.
- It must not have been obtained dishonestly or by infringing upon any rights of any third party.
- It must not infringe upon any applicable law.
- It must not contain anything likely to be construed as harassing, offensive, defamatory, violent, distasteful, obscene, hateful, racially or ethnically insulting, or contrary to public order, decency or child protection norms.
- It must not jeopardize the internal or external brand image of Renault or the Renault group.
Information and services accessible via the site are supplied with no guarantee against error or omission. Renault extends no explicit or implicit undertaking, and accepts no liability, with regard to the use of the site or of any information or services accessed via or in connection with the site.
Users accept sole responsibility for their use of the site, and of information and services accessible via the site, and understand that neither Renault nor any of its subsidiaries, nor any member of the Renault dealer network may be held liable for any direct or indirect damage, material or immaterial, for any data or program loss, or for any financial damage arising from access to or use of the site or any linked sites, or from interruption, suspension, modification or discontinuation of the site or any part of it. The user specifically accepts that site content is provided with no guarantee of any kind.
Renault may take any measure it sees fit with regard both to site access and use by users, and to material input by users. Specifically, Renault may interrupt, restrict, suspend, or forbid access to all or part of the site, without warning or indemnity, if a user engages in conduct that infringes the CAU or any applicable law or regulation. This entitlement shall remain applicable even after termination or expiry of the CAU.
Characteristics of vehicles, cycles, scooters and any other product or service appearing on the site are as applicable when the site page was published or updated. Such data is provided on a solely indicative basis and shall not be considered as a contractually binding offer by Renault, its subsidiaries or members of the dealer network. Photographs illustrating products on the site are not contractually binding. Prices appearing on the site are also given on a solely indicative basis, and are not contractually binding. Users understand that errors and omissions may appear.
Legal restrictions may apply to accessing the products and services shown on the site. Users are responsible for ensuring that they are entitled to access the site under legislation applicable in the country from which the site is to be accessed.
ARTICLE 9: SUSPENSION OR INTERRUPTION OF ACCESS
At any time, Renault may temporarily or permanently restrict or suspend access to the http://www.powertrain.renault.com site under the following circumstances:
- If a user fails to comply with the CAU (in which case Renault also reserves the right to take any other appropriate action)
- In the event of technical problems with the site publication and operation infrastructure
Users whose access is permanently discontinued undertake to immediately delete any copies they might have of the site or any of its content.
ARTICLE 10: APPLICABLE LAW
These conditions are governed by French law. The authoritative version is the French language version. Any dispute shall be settled in a French court.
ARTICLE 11: UPDATE OF CAU
Renault reserves the right to edit and update the site and the CAU at any time. Because changes and updates may be made at any time, users should check the CAU regularly to ensure they are aware of applicable conditions.