LEGAL MENTIONS

LEGAL MENTIONS

We thank you for your visit on www.imerys-fusedminerals.com. Please find below our policy, in particular concerning personal data processing. We encourage you to read it carefully. When visiting this website, you agree with the detailed practises as well as with terms and conditions mentioned below.

The website www.imerys-fusedminerals.com is owned by Imerys Fused Minerals Villach GmbH, a company registered in Austria. The registered office of Imerys Fused Minerals Villach GmbH is located at Seebach 2, 9523 Villach, Austria.


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Nothing on this website should be construed as constituting an offer, or the solicitation of any offer, to buy, sale or invest in any quoted or non-quoted securities issued by Imerys Fused Minerals or its subsidiaries. All products, processes and programs presented on the website www.imerys-fusedminerals.com are not necessarily available in all countries. Consequently, the user of this website agrees to exercise his own responsibility when using this information.

Imerys Fused Minerals is bound only by a best-endeavors obligation concerning the information it makes available to visitors to its website www.imerys-fusedminerals.com.

While every effort has been made to ensure the reliability of the information contained on this website, Imerys Fused Minerals accordingly accepts no liability for any errors, omissions or outcomes that may result from using this information. In particular, hypertext links on our site may lead users to information contained on other servers, over which Imerys Fused Minerals has no control.

The website www.imerys-fusedminerals.com is normally accessible 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. In case of circumstances outside Imerys Fused Minerals's control, difficulties associated with information systems, difficulties associated with telecommunications networks, other technical issues, or for maintenance - this list is not exhaustive - Imerys Fused Minerals may decide to suspend or interrupt access to all or part of the site. The website can be modified without prior notice.


Special notice for American users of the www.imerys-fusedminerals.com website
The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (C.O.P.P.A.) of 1998 provides safeguards to protect children who use the internet by regulating the online collection of personal information from children under the age of 13. According to this Act, "(...) if you operate a general audience web site and have actual knowledge that you are collecting personal information from children, you must comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (C.O.P.P.A.)."
Imerys Fused Minerals does not intend to collect any Personal Identification Information from children under the age of 13. However, if children under the age of 13 provide Personal Identification Information to Imerys Fused Minerals, their parents or legal guardian should request that we delete this information from our files by sending us an email at ifm-vi@imerys.com. We will use all reasonable efforts to delete children's information from our files.
Further information about the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 may be found on the Federal Trade Commission's website (www.ftc.gov).


Copyright
Imerys Fused Minerals is the owner of all right, title and interest in the name of Imerys Fused Minerals. You are prohibited from using the name of Imerys Fused Minerals without the positive authorization of Imerys Fused Minerals. This site and its content are protected according to the intellectual property code, particularly with regard to branding, copyrights, drawings and patterns.

Under the French Intellectual Property Code and, more generally, international treaties and agreements containing provisions on the protection of copyright, you are prohibited from reproducing (other than for your private use), selling, distributing, issuing, broadcasting, adapting, modifying, publishing, communicating in full or in part in any form the data, presentation or organization of the site, or the works protected by copyright shown on the Imerys Fused Minerals website www.imerys-fusedminerals.com without the specific prior written consent of the holder of the copyright attaching to the work, the presentation or organization of the site, or the data reproduced.

You are also prohibited from introducing data by whatever means to the Imerys Fused Minerals website www.imerys-fusedminerals.com that would modify or be likely to modify the content or appearance of the data, the presentation or organization of the site, or the works featured on the Imerys Fused Minerals website.


Personal data
Imerys Fused Minerals uses the mailing list of the www.imerys-fusedminerals.com website to collect data regarding visitors to the site, to help us monitor and improve the services we offer and to supply interested parties information on our activities, products and services.

Tracking techniques may be used on our website as a means of enhancing your navigational experience. You have a right to access, delete and modify any personal data collected in this way. Any personal information collected is destined for use by Imerys Fused Minerals and Imerys Fused Minerals's partners. Imerys Fused Minerals will never share a user's personal data with any third party, unless the user himself specifically requests this. Imerys Fused Minerals does not keep users' IP addresses.

A session cookie is created when you visit the www.imerys-fusedminerals.com website. Cookies record information about your visit to our site (pages visited, date and time of visit, etc.) on your computer's hard drive. This information can be used during your next visit to the website. This cookie remains on your computer for 30 minutes. You can block these cookies by modifying the security parameters of your browser (for example, Tools / Options on Microsoft Explorer 6).

As a visitor to the Imerys Fused Minerals website, you are bound to respect the provisions of the French law "Informatique, fichiers et libertés" of January 6, 1978, (n°78-17). Anyone violating this law is liable to penal sanctions. According to the French law n°78-17 "Informatique, fichiers et libertés", you have the right to access, rectify or delete information which refers to you by name. If you wish to rectify or delete certain data, please send an e-mail specifying your request to: ifm-vi@imerys.com.


Applicable law
The Imerys Fused Minerals website and its use and access conditions are coming under French law.


For more information, contact the webmaster at the following address: ifm-vi@imerys.com