Conditions of Use
General Conditions of Access and Use of the website www.fime.com
Use of this website is for personal or professional use only of the user. Any reproduction, reuse or representation of this website, in whole or in part,
for other purposes in any media, is prohibited without the express consent of FIME. Failure to respect these terms shall be considered a breach of intellectual property and may be punishable by law.
The information and data contained in this website are information and general data and have no contractual value.
These General Conditions of Access and Use and the information and data contained in this website are subject to change without notice.
FIME shall not be responsible for the hypertext links implemented within this website to other websites and in general to any resources on the Internet
Any unlawful content may be reported by using the contact section of this website.
1. Your account
If you use this website with a personal account set up by FIME, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer to prevent unauthorized access to your account. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. You should take all necessary steps to ensure that the password is kept confidential and secure and should inform us immediately if you have any reason to believe that your password has become known to anyone else, or if the password is being, or is likely to be, used in an unauthorized manner.
Please ensure that the details you provide us with are correct and complete and inform us immediately of any changes to the information that you provided when registering. You can access and update much of the information you provided us with in the My Account area of this website.
FIME reserves the right to refuse access to this website, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders at our discretion. If we cancel an order, it will be without charge to you.
2. Access to www.fime.com
We will do our utmost to ensure that availability of this website will be uninterrupted and that transmissions will be error-free. However, due to the nature of the Internet, this cannot be guaranteed. Also, your access to this website may also be occasionally suspended or restricted to allow for repairs, maintenance, or the introduction of new facilities or services. We will attempt to limit the frequency and duration of any such suspension or restriction.
3. License for website access
FIME grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this website, but not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of FIME. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this website or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this website or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools.
This website or any portion of this website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without our express written consent.
You may not frame or use framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of FIME, its affiliates and/or any third parties without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing FIME's, its affiliates' and/or any third party’s names or trademarks without the express written consent of FIME. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by FIME.
The implementation of a hypertext link to the website www.fime.com may be done subject to the express consent of FIME. However you are granted a limited, revocable, and non-exclusive right to create a hyperlink to the Welcome page of www.fime.com as long as the link does not portray FIME, its affiliates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter.
4. Your conduct
You must not use this website in any way that causes, or is likely to cause, the website or access to it to be interrupted, damaged or impaired in any way.
You understand that you, and not FIME, are responsible for all electronic communications and content sent from your computer to us and you must use this website for lawful purposes only.
In particular, you must not use this website for any of the following:
for fraudulent purposes, or in connection with a criminal offence or other unlawful activity,
to send, use or reuse any material that is illegal, offensive, abusive, indecent, defamatory, obscene or menacing; or in breach of copyright, trademark, confidence, privacy or any other right; or is otherwise injurious to third parties; or objectionable; or which consists of or contains software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings or any "spam",
to cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety.
5. Reviews, comments, communications and other content
Users of this website may post comments and other content; send communications; and submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information, as long as the content is not illegal, obscene, abusive, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties, or objectionable and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of "spam". You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of any content.
6. Intellectual property and database rights
FIME informs users of this site that all content included on this website, such as information, text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data and data compilations, and software, is the property of FIME or its content suppliers having authorized FIME to use them and is protected by laws and regulations relating to intellectual property rights.
Any representation, reproduction, use, adaptation or modification in whole or part and any even partial operation of this content is prohibited without the express consent of FIME. Failure to comply with this prohibition may result in civil and criminal user of this site, particularly under the provisions of Article L335-2 of the Code of Intellectual Property related to counterfeiting punished by three years' imprisonment and 300,000 Euros fine.
However FIME permits you to make any copies which are required to view and download the content of this website. You are in particular allowed to make copies of the content, to display and print it for your personal or professional use, being understood that neither a partial nor complete modification of the content is allowed without FIME’s explicit written consent, and that it may also not be used for other purposes. Thus, the content may not be copied, electronically stored, transmitted, sent and shown and especially not integrated into other websites or intranet sites without FIME’s consent unless the provisions regulating the use permit it.
In particular, you may not extract and/or re-utilize parts of the contents of this website without FIME's express written consent. In particular, you may not utilize any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools to extract (whether once or many times) for re-utilization of any substantial parts of this website, without FIME's express written consent. You also may not create and/or publish your own database that features substantial (e.g. our prices and product listings) parts of this website without FIME's express written consent.
7. Copyright claims
FIME respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, write a notice to FIME of copyright infringement using the contact section of this website. Please provide your address, telephone number, and e-mail address.
8. Brands and trademarks
FIME informs user that FIME and all trademarks, logos and other marks or trade names mentioned in this website are brands or trademarks or registered trademarks and that all graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, service names and photographs on this website are the property of FIME or its suppliers having authorized FIME to use them and are protected by laws and regulations relating to intellectual property rights
You may not use any of such brands, trademarks, registered trademarks, graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, service names and photographs or any other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without FIME’s express written consent.
In particular FIME’s brands or trademarks or registered trademarks may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not FIME's, or in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits FIME.
9. Data protection
You are informed that the information you provide in particular through the forms that are present on this website allow to answer your questions and are intended only to FIME, as the controller of the corresponding data processing, for purposes of administrative and commercial management.
You have, in accordance with French law 78-17 of 6 January 1978 governing information services, data files and freedom of information, the right to access, rectify, modify and delete your data.
You can exercise your rights of access, rectification, modification and deletion by contacting us using the “Contact us” section of this website.
You are informed that, when you visit this website, a cookie can be automatically installed on your browser.
The cookie is a data block that does not identify the user but is used to record information about the navigation of it on this website.
If you prefer not to receive cookies while browsing this website, you can set your browser to warn you before accepting cookies and refuse the cookie when your browser alerts you to its presence. You can also refuse all cookies by turning them off in your browser, although you may not be able to take full advantage of this website if you do so. You do not need to have cookies turned on to use/navigate through many parts of this website.
10. Electronic communications
When you visit this website or send e-mails to FIME, you are communicating with us electronically. FIME communicates with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this website. For contractual purposes, you consent to receive communications from us electronically and you agree to consider that all electronic documents exchanged between you and FIME, as original documents pursuant to Article 1316-1 of the French Civil Code; in other words, such documents shall have the same value as that conferred upon the original. You and FIME agree to keep faxes or electronic documents in such a way as to constitute accurate and lasting copies in accordance with Article 1348 of the French Civil Code.
11. Limitation of liability
You use this website under your sole responsibility. FIME will not be held liable for any direct, indirect or consequential losses such as damage, loss of data or programs or financial loss, loss of profits, revenue, contracts, anticipated savings, goodwill or wasted expenditure resulting from access and use of this website or user sites linked to it.
12. Alteration of Service or Amendments to the Conditions
FIME reserves the right to make changes to this website, policies, and these General Conditions of Access and Use and Conditions of Online Sale at any time. You will be subject to the policies and conditions of the General Conditions of Access and Use and Conditions of Online Sale at any time in force at the time that you use this website or that you order goods from us, unless any change to those policies or these conditions is required to be made by law or government authority. If any of these policies and/or conditions is deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that policy and/or condition will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining policy and condition.
13. Events beyond FIME’s reasonable control
FIME will not be held responsible for any delay or failure to comply with its obligations under these General Conditions of Access and Use and Conditions of Online Sale at any time if the delay or failure arises from any cause which is beyond FIME’s reasonable control.
If you breach these General Conditions of Access and Use and Conditions of Online Sale at any time and FIME takes no action, FIME will still be entitled to use its rights and remedies in any other situation where you breach these General Conditions of Access and Use and Conditions of Online Sale at any time.
15. Governing law and jurisdiction
The General Conditions of Access and Use and Conditions of Online Sale at any time are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of France. You agree, as we do, to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent French courts in Paris.