Terms and Conditions

1. Preamble

You have logged onto the website http://innovation.gfi.world/ (hereafter called the “Website”).
This Website is the property of Gfi Informatique.
Gfi Informatique refers both to the company Gfi Informatique and to its subsidiaries.
Gfi Informatique has set up this Website to present you with the products it publishes and/or distributes and the services that it offers, as well as information related to its business.

Access to and use of the Website are subject to the terms and conditions (hereafter “Terms and Conditions”) set out below. Using the Website implies your full and unreserved acceptance of all provisions of the Terms and Conditions.

We recommend that your regularly check whether these Terms and Conditions have been amended when you log on to the Website. Gfi Informatique reserves the right to amend the Terms and Conditions at any time and without notice, as well as any elements, products or services, job offers or internship offers that may be present on the Website.


2. Publications and hosting

Company name: Gfi Informatique
Limited liability company (société anonyme) with a capital of EUR 133,141,542
R.C.S. Bobigny: 385 365 713
Head office: 145 boulevard Victor Hugo, 93 400 Saint Ouen (France)
Telephone number: +33 (0)1 44 04 50 00
Email: Publishing Director
Publishing Director: Jean-François Gaudy
Hosted by: Gfi Informatique


3. Website access and security

Access to the Website is free of charge, except for the usual access and user fees that you pay for your telecommunication network, according to the terms and conditions set by your Internet access provider or telecommunication operator.

By using this Website, you are undertaking to abide by all laws and regulations currently in force. Considering the global dimension of the Internet, Gfi Informatique reminds you that you must comply with all mandatory rules and national laws of the country in which you live.

As a user of the Website, you agree not to perform any operation that may damage, disturb or deteriorate the Website. Please note that fraudulently accessing or remaining in a computer system and hindering or disrupting its operation, as well as fraudulently introducing or modifying data constitutes a criminal offense that is subject to a fine and/or imprisonment.
In the case of illegal or unauthorised use of the Website, Gfi Informatique reserves the right to make any decision that it deems adequate and if necessary to take appropriate legal action or report the offence to the legal authorities and police.


4. Data privacy

Gfi Informatique undertakes to respect Website users’ privacy in accordance with current laws and regulations.

It may happen that Gfi Informatique collects data of a personal nature via the Website. This will be information regarding your past logins to the Website, your IP address, and sometimes related to your identity, when you send it to us on contact, query or job application forms, or when you download certain documents.
In accordance with current laws and regulations, mandatory personal information that Gfi Informatique needs in order to process your requests will be indicated with an asterisk in the Website forms.
Any other personal information that may be asked of you and to which an answer is optional, will be used to get to know you better and improve the Website that we offer you, while also protecting the privacy of such data.
Personal data collected on the Website will be used to improve and offer better contents, and to communicate with you by offering answers to any needs that you may express, sending you information on Gfi Informatique, or processing your application form if applicable.
All of your data will be kept confidential, and only people with the appropriate clearing at Gfi Informatique will be able to access it for strictly internal purposes. Such data will be stored by Gfi Informatique which will take appropriate measures to safeguard the security of your personal data on the Website. Your data will not be kept for more than 2 years.
In accordance with the French Data Privacy Law n°78-17 of 6 January 1978 amended by Law n°2004-801 of 6 August 2004, you have the right to access, rectify and suppress any information that concerns you, as well as oppose the processing of your personal information by sending a letter or email directly to the following address: DPO,  unless stated otherwise.


5. Intellectual property


Gfi Informatique is the sole owner of all intellectual property rights on this Website.
All elements that make up the Webbsite such as texts, images, drawings, graphs, photographs, databases, sounds, videos and software are the property of Gfi Informatique or a third party that has authorised Gfi Informatique to use them and reproduced them on the Website.
Accessing the Website does not give you any intellectual property right to the Website or any of the material that it includes. Any reproduction, representation, use, distribution, publication, adaptation or modification, whether total or partial, of any or part of the Website and its work by any method and on any medium without the prior written authorisation from Gfi Informatique, is prohibited and constitutes an infringement of intellectual property rights that is punishable in accordance with articles L. 335-2 and after of the French Law on Intellectual Property Right.
Gfi Informatique grants you the personal, non-exclusive and non-transferrable right to use the Website in digital format in order to view the pages accessed by your browser. Parts of the Website and works contained in it may be reproduced on paper or electronically on condition that they are used for strictly personal purposes only and not for any advertising and/or commercial ends purposes whatsoever, and in accordance with the provisions of article L.122-5 2 of the Law on Intellectual Property. Any other use is prohibited, without the prior written authorisation of Gfi Informatique.


Trademark rights

The trademarks gfi, GFI Informatique, NEW CHALLENGES NEW IDEAS, the name of products or services offered by Gfi Informatique, and logos accompanying these trademarks on the Website are in principle registered trademarks or pending registration by Gfi Informatique or its subsidiaries, unless otherwise indicated.
Other trademarks may also be mentioned. These will usually be written with a capital letter, and are used by Gfi Informatique either with the permission of their owner, or purely as an indication of existing products or services.
Any reproduction, imitation or use, whether in part or in full, of these trademarks or logos without the prior written authorisation of Gfi Informatique or their respective third-party owners is prohibited and constitutes an infringement of rights that is punishable by articles L. 713-2 and L. 713-3 of the Law on Intellectual Property.


6. Guarantee and liability

Gfi Informatique makes every effort to provide you with reliable, updated information on its Website when you read it. However errors or omissions may occur.
In order to give you information that is as complete and up-to-date as possible, Gfi Informatique regularly updates the Website and the information on it, which may therefore be modified at any time without notice.
The Website presents you with published and/or distributed products and services offered by Gfi Informatique for information only. This does not constitute an offer to sell.
The Website also provides you with information of a forecasting nature regarding Gfi Informatique’s financial situation, operational results, business and strategy, for reference only. Gfi Informatique assumes not responsibility or guarantee for the update of forecasts due to new information or future or other events.
You can see our current job vacancies that may, depending on the business and development of our company, have been filled internally or sometimes cancelled.
All information contained on this website is provided “as is”, with possible imperfections and as it becomes available, with no explicit or implicit guarantee of any kind. The only guarantees you have are those provided by statutory laws.
As a user of the Website, you recognise and accept that information and telecommunication systems may at times be interrupted or unavailable, for which Gfi Informatique cannot be held responsible. Gfi Informatique cannot guarantee that the Website will at all times be operational, responsive, secure and free of viruses.
Gfi Informatique cannot be held responsible for users’ non-compliance with the Terms and Conditions. However, if such behaviour is brought to its attention, Gfi Informatique reserves the right to make any decision that it deems appropriate.
Gfi Informatique and its administrators, shareholders and employees cannot be held liable for direct, indirect, special or consequential damages, incidents or any other harm that may have been caused, including but not limited to the loss of use, income or data resulting from or related to the use of the Website or the information that it contains, or to which it gives access, regardless of the cause.


7. Hyperlinks

The creation of hyperlinks to the Website is subject to prior written authorisiation from Gfi Informatique.
The inclusion of a link to the Website on a third-party website does not imply that Gfi Informatique approves or supports the site in question. Gfi Informatique has no control over or supervision of the content of any third-party websites, which you access at your own risk. Gfi Informatique cannot be held responsible for any content or products and services offered on third-party websites.


8. Prevailing law and jurisdiction

The Terms and Conditions of the Website are subject to French law. Users will recognise the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Bobigny to settle any dispute pertaining to the Terms and Conditions or the Website.