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Protection and Processing of Personal Data
Compliance with the laws in force
The www.institutfrancais.com website respects the personal life of the web user and complies strictly with the laws in force regarding the protection of personal life and individual freedom. No personal information shall be collected without your knowledge. No personal information shall be assigned to third parties. No e-mail, electronic address or any other information of a nominative nature sent to this website shall be used in any way whatsoever; it shall be kept only for the period needed for its processing.

Web user’s rights: right of access and rectification
In accordance with the provisions of the Law No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978 relating to computing, files and liberties, web users shall be endowed with a right of access, modification, rectification and deletion of data concerning them. This right shall be exercised by e-mail sent to the culturevr@institutfrancais.com web address or by post, proving his or her identity, sent to the following address: Institut français – 8 – 14 rue du Capitaine Scott – 75015 Paris – France
Copyright and Reproduction Rights with regard to online content
All the elements to appear on the www.institutfrancais.com website (texts, drawings, programmes, photographs, names, logos, etc.) shall be protected by the provisions of the French Intellectual Property Code. Outside France, these elements shall benefit by copyright protection in all the signatory States of the Berne Convention.

In accordance with the Intellectual Property Code, any reproduction, representation, modification, adaptation, distribution and/or translation of any one of the elements of the institutfrancais.com website, whether in full or partial, whatever the medium (electronic, paper, etc.), shall be forbidden without the express prior consent of the Institut français.
Reproduction rights of public or official documents:
In accordance with Public Law regarding Intellectual Property, particularly Article L122-5 of the Intellectual Property Code, ‘‘official documents’’ shall be freely reusable:

– Talks, press kits and releases
– Circulars, directives and other statutory documents

Non-commercial reuse, particularly educational, shall be authorised provided it complies with the integrity of the information involved, and does not alter its meaning, scope, or application and indicates the source and date of publication.

Information cannot be used for commercial or promotional purposes without express authorisation and without obtaining a licence for reuse of public information (data).

Any development based on public information of a product or service intended to be placed at the disposal of a third party, whether free of charge or for a fee, shall be considered as reuse for commercial or promotional purposes.

Request for Authorisation to reproduce content
Requests for authorisation must be sent to: culturevr@institutfrancais.com
Such requests must indicate the content concerned as well as the publication or website in or on which said content appears. Once authorisation has been granted, the reproduction of said content must comply with the following principles:
– Distribution free of charge
– Respect for/compliance with the integrity of the documents reproduced (no modification or alteration of any nature whatsoever);
– Compulsory notice: “© http://www.culturevr.institutfrancais.com- all rights reserved”. This notice shall appear directly on the content by way of a hypertext link.


Liability Clause

The information proposed on this website is offered as a service rendered to the public. Despite all the care taken in transcribing official texts, verifying content and information, the elements put on line shall not claim to be accurate or incur the liability of the Institut français in any way whatsoever.