TERMS OF USE, PRIVACY POLICY

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

1. The site

1.1 Editor
This website belongs to Soitec, a French company, incorporated under n° 384 711 909 with the Company Registry Grenoble RCS, with a share capital of 60,623,021.70 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, accueil@soitec.com
The Director, responsible for the publication on the website is Mr Paul Boudre, CEO of Soitec.

1.2 Web design
La Haute Société
28, cours Jean Jaurès 38 000 Grenoble
+33 (0)476 920 798
contact@lahautesociete.com

1.3 Host
Soitec
Parc Technologique des Fontaines
38190 Bernin, FRANCE
+33 (0)4 76 92 75 00
accueil@soitec.com

2. Intellectual property

​2.1 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.
Article L335-2 du Code de la Propriété Intellectuelle:
« Toute édition d'écrits, de composition musicale, de dessin, de peinture ou de toute autre production, imprimée ou gravée en entier ou en partie, au mépris des lois et règlements relatifs à la propriété des auteurs, est une contrefaçon et toute contrefaçon est un délit. La contrefaçon en France d'ouvrages publiés en France ou à l'étranger est punie de trois ans d'emprisonnement et de 300 000 euros d'amende. Seront punis des mêmes peines le débit, l'exportation et l'importation des ouvrages contrefaits. Lorsque les délits prévus par le présent article ont été commis en bande organisée, les peines sont portées à cinq ans d'emprisonnement et à 500 000 euros d'amende. »
Article L335-3 du Code de la Propriété Intellectuelle
« Est également un délit de contrefaçon toute reproduction, représentation ou diffusion, par quelque moyen que ce soit, d'une œuvre de l'esprit en violation des droits de l'auteur, tels qu'ils sont définis et réglementés par la loi. Est également un délit de contrefaçon la violation de l'un des droits de l'auteur d'un logiciel définis à l'article L. 122-6. »

2.2 Images and videos displayed on the site
The images, photographs of people or places or videos displayed on the Web site are either the property of, or used with permission by, Soitec. The use of these images, photographs or videos 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.

3. 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.

4. 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.

5. 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.

6. 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.

7. Privacy Policy of personal information
For more information on our policies with respect to privacy protection please read our Privacy Policy.
Soitec protects your privacy. Soitec will not obtain personal or private information from you when you visit our Web site (www.soitec.com) unless you complete and submit a contact information form on a Web page contained therein or if you send us an e-mail.
According to data protection law, submitted information is held by Soitec as the data controller.
The information is used to help Soitec shape a relevant reply to your inquiry to know you better as well as understand the general audience of our Web site. In accordance with applicable laws (French laws « Informatique et Libertés » - January 6, 1978, amended on August 6, 2004) you have the right to access, correct and delete personal information.
If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy or if you want to exercise your right to access, correct or delete your personal data, please write to Soitec, Parc Technologique des Fontaines, 38190 Bernin, (FRANCE).
Representative acting on behalf of Soitec regarding the protection of personal information: Laurent Martinet, Group Security Manager.

8. 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: June 21, 2016