Legal Notice

Intellectual property

The Website and all its constituting elements (including but not limited to all know-how, trade secrets, texts, presentations, videos, photographs, downloadable documents, trademarks and logos...) and related software are protected by intellectual property rights (including but not limited to copyright, , sui generis right of the producer of databases, trademarks, designs, domain names...) and neighboring rights owned by IRIDIA and/or its licensors.

Except in the cases expressly permitted by IRIDIA in advance and in writing, the User will not exploit, reproduce, modify, represent, disseminate, edit, translate, adapt, extract or publish, all or any part of the Website and/or its constituting elements, in any form/format whatsoever, on any media whatsoever and for any purpose whatsoever (commercial, advertising or other).

Failure to comply with these prohibitions may, in particular, constitute an act of intellectual property infringement and/or unfair and parasitic competition, triggering the civil and/or criminal liability of the User.

IRIDIA endeavors to provide User with high-quality services. For this purpose, IRIDIA is working to improve some of its services through Your use of the Website.


 

Confidenitiality

IRIDIA shall maintain appropriate administrative, physical, and technical safeguards for the protection of the security, confidentiality and integrity of Your data.

IRIDIA shall not disclose Your data except as compelled by law or as expressly permitted in writing by You and undertakes not to transmit them to anyone, including to the affiliates of its group which directly or indirectly, controls, its controlled by or is under common control with IRIDIA

You acknowledge that the services are currently hosted for IRIDIA by Godaddy (“hosting company”). We do not warrant that the hosting services will be uninterrupted, error-free, or completely secure. You understand and agree that we utilize an outsourced hosting environment and cannot directly control operations of that environment. By agreeing to these Terms of use, You confirm that You accept and agree to abide by the (hosting company) Terms of use that may be found on the (lien) website. To the extent permitted by applicable law, notwithstanding any other provision of these Terms of use, You acknowledge and agree that We shall not be responsible or liable for the acts or omissions of (hosting company)

Data Protection

Each access onto our website and any retrieval of data will be registered. In addition, information about the usage of the website including your IP-address will be documented (cookies). Data recording is in both parties’ interest. It serves statistical purposes and helps us to optimize the presentation of our website according to your needs. The following data will be collected: name of the called file, date and time of the access, transferred amount of data, notification of successful accesses, web browser and requesting domain.

Your personal data will only be disclosed or transferred to third parties if it is necessary for the execution of a contract (e.g. to a supplier for the handling of an order), for billing purposes or if you have given us your express consent to do so. IRIDIA may transfer your data for processing purposes to affiliated companies in third countries. Your personal data will be deleted if you withdraw your consent to use them, if they are no more required to fulfil their purpose or if their retention is not legally allowed.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and which allows an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information about your use of this website (including your IP address) generated by the cookie is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity for website operators, and to provide other services related to web usage and Internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties, provided this is required by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google. Google will in no case associate your IP address with other data stored by Google. You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would point out that in this case you may not be able to fully utilize all the functions of this website.

By using this website, you agree to the processing of the data collected by you in the manner described above and for the purposes set out above. Source: No. 8.1. the Google Analytics Terms and Conditions

To deny data collection by Google Analytics, you can use the Google Analytics Browser plugin for the contradiction of the data collection. This plugin can be found  here 

Hyperlinks

This Website may contain links to third party websites that are not under the control of IRIDIA.

IRIDIA makes no representations, warranties or guarantees whatsoever about any other website to which the User may have access through the Website. When the User accesses a third party website, the User does so at his/her own risk and acknowledges that IRIDIA is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products or other materials available from such third party sites. The User also agrees that IRIDIA assumes no responsibility and shall not be liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of using any third party's website. References to third party companies and websites on the Website are for informational purposes only and do not constitute an endorsement or recommendation.

Consequently, in respect of websites to which said hyperlinks lead, IRIDIA will not, in particular, be held liable for their access conditions, the services proposed on them, their content and/or elements stored on them, updates made to them, etc… If You decide to use a link to go from the Website to another website, You do so at Your own risk. Please remember that the Terms of Use are no longer in effect and You should read the Terms of use applicable to the other websites.
 

Liability

Despite all the care taken in creating and updating the Website, any errors, inaccuracies or omissions may still occur. To the fullest extent permissible by the United States law, IRIDIA excludes and disclaims all warranties, terms, conditions and representations that might otherwise be implied by law in relation to this Website. In particular, IRIDIA does not represent or warrant that the Website content will be error-free and that the Website platform will be free of viruses or other harmful components, or that errors and defects will be corrected. The User must take his own precautions in this respect.

IRIDIA shall use its reasonable efforts to ensure accessibility of the Website. However, connection problems or interruptions when connecting to the Website may occur. Indeed, this accessibility may be suspended, in particular, for maintenance reasons and/or Internet network quality. Under no circumstances can IRIDIA be held liable for unavailability of the Website, regardless of the reason for this and/or its duration. IRIDIA shall not be liable, under these Terms of use for any indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages or any lost profits, loss of revenue, loss of anticipated savings, loss of opportunity, loss of data, reputational harm.

IRIDIA does not offer any warranty regarding interruption risks or malfunctions related to the connection, network congestion and/or computer systems, unauthorized third party intrusions and contamination of any viruses circulating on said networks and/or computer systems. The Users use the Website at their own risk. IRIDIA declines all responsibility for any direct or indirect damage any lost profits, loss of revenue, loss of anticipated savings, loss of opportunity, loss of data, reputational harm, which may result from such use.
 

Applicable law

The Terms of use are subject to United States law. These Terms of use constitute the entire agreement between IRIDIA and the User. It supersedes and replaces all prior or contemporaneous understandings or agreements, written or oral, regarding such subject matter, and prevails over any conflicting terms.

In the event of any dispute arising out of the validity, interpretation and/or performance of the Terms of use, IRIDIA and the User agree to meet to try and find an amicable solution to their dispute.

In the event the parties fail to reach an amicable solution, any dispute concerning the interpretation, validity, and/or performance of the Terms of use shall be submitted to the competent courts of the State of Delaware, including in the case of multiple defendants or introduction of a third party, for proceedings aiming to obtain urgency or protective measures, in summary proceedings or on application.