Legal terms of use

Welcome to Soitec's Web site. By accessing and browsing our Web site, you accept these terms of use.

1. The site

This website provides company information about Soitec.

This website belongs to Soitec, a French company, incorporated under n° 384 711 909 with the Company Registry, with a share capital of 17,258,079.50 euros, VAT number FR 57 384 711 909 which head office is located at Parc Technologique des Fontaines, 38190 Bernin, FRANCE, phone number : +33 (0)4 76 92 75 00.

The Director, responsible for the publication on the website is Mr André-Jacques Auberton-Hervé, acting as President, CEO and Chairman of the Board of Soitec.

Design and development: Vhox, 30 rue Moret, 75011 Paris, FRANCE.

The hosting company, which is responsible for direct and permanent storage of the portal is Serveur Express, located at 8 rue Charles Pathé, 94300 Vincennes, FRANCE, phone number : +33 (0)1 58 64 26 80.

2. Compliance with copyright and trademark laws

The elements you see, hear or read on the Web site, as well as the Web site's form and substance, are subject to copyright protection. In no event may you use, distribute, copy, reproduce, modify, distort, or transmit the Web site or any of its elements, such as text, images or sounds without the prior written permission of Soitec. Soitec reserves the right to legally enforce any infringement of its intellectual property rights, including seeking criminal prosecution.

3. Images displayed on the site

The images or photographs of people or places displayed on the Web site are either the property of, or used with permission by, Soitec. The use of these images or photographs is prohibited unless specifically authorized by Soitec. Any unauthorized use may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, or any other communications regulations.

4. General warning

Soitec shall not be responsible for any damages arising out of your access to, or use of, the Web site, including any deterioration of, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or any other property. While Soitec uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up to date information on the Web site, we make no warranties or representations as to accuracy. Soitec assumes no liability or responsibility for any error or omissions in the content of the Site.

5. Links to other sites

Soitec provides links from the Web site to other sites. Soitec does not edit or control such sites. Links to such sites shall, in no event, constitute an endorsement by or an association between Soitec and such sites and Soitec shall not be responsible for any content, products, services, advertising or other matter presented on such sites. We remind you that access to, and use of, any sites is subject to their own terms of use and privacy policies.

6. Compliance with laws

The Web site is operated by Soitec whose principal office is located in France. Internet users accessing this Web site from outside of France are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws.

7. Access to the web site

Soitec reserves the right, for any reason, in its sole discretion, to terminate, change, suspend or interrupt access, in whole or in part, to the Web site, including its contents, features, or hours of availability without notice. You acknowledge and agree that in connection with the use of the Web site you must provide for your own equipment, at your own cost, necessary to access the World Wide Web.

8. Protection of personal information

For more information on our policies with respect to privacy protection please read our Privacy Policy.

9. Modification of terms

Soitec reserves the right to modify or update the present terms of use at any time without notice, so you are encouraged to review them from time to time.

Last modification: September 19, 2012