Legal Notices

updated: 06/01/2023

  1. Presentation of the website

Pursuant to Article 6 of Law No. 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 on trust in the digital economy, users of the website are informed of the identity of the various parties involved in its implementation and monitoring:

Owner: OPA Group, SAS – 51196221900040, 75, rue de Villiers 92200 Neuilly-sur-Seine
DesignerOPA Group
Publication manager: Olivier Lombard
Webmaster: OPA Group Webmaster
 HostOVH – Registered office: 2 rue Kellermann, 59100 Roubaix, France

  1. General conditions of use of the website and the services offered.

The use of the website implies full acceptance of the general terms and conditions of use described below. These terms and conditions of use are subject to change or completion at any time, users of the website  are therefore invited to consult them on a regular basis.

This website is normally accessible to users at all times. Downtime for technical maintenance may however be decided by OPA Group, which will then endeavour to communicate in advance to the users the dates and times of the work to be carried out.

The website is updated on a regular basis by OPA Group. Similarly, the legal notices may be modified at any time: they are nevertheless binding on the user who is invited to refer to them as often as possible in order to ensure familiarity with the contents.

  1. Description of the services provided.

The website is intended to provide information concerning all of the activities carried out by the company.

OPA Group makes every effort to ensure that the information provided via the website remains as accurate as possible. However, it cannot be held responsible for any omissions, inaccuracies and deficiencies in the update, whether caused thereby or by the third party partners who provide this information to the company.

All the information set out on the website is provided for information only, and is subject to change. Furthermore, the information featured on the website is not exhaustive. This information is provided subject to modifications having potentially occurred since publication online.

  1. Contractual limitations applicable to technical data.

The website uses JavaScript technology.

The website cannot be held liable for material damage linked to the use of the site. In addition, users of the website undertake to access the site using recent equipment that is free from viruses and has an up-to-date version of a latest generation browser.

  1. Intellectual property and infringements

OPA Group is the owner of the intellectual property rights or holds user rights covering all of the elements accessible on the website, in particular, the text, images, graphics, logo, icons, sounds and software.

Any reproduction, representation, modification, publication or adaptation of all or part of the elements of the web site, regardless of the means or process used, is prohibited unless carried out with prior written authorisation from: OPA Group.

Any unauthorised use made of the website or of any whatsoever of the elements it contains will be considered as constituting an infringement and prosecuted in accordance with the provisions of Articles L.335-2 et seq. of the French Intellectual Property Code.

  1. Limitations of liability

OPA Group will not be liable for any direct or indirect damage caused to the user’s equipment when accessing the website and resulting either from the use of equipment not meeting the specifications indicated in point 4 or from the appearance of a bug or incompatibility.

OPA Group will also not be liable for indirect damage (such as loss of a market or loss of opportunity) resulting from the use of the website

Interactive spaces (possibility to ask questions in the contact area) are available to users. OPA Group reserves the right to delete without prior notice any content deposited in this space that contravenes the legislation applicable in France, in particular, those provisions relating to data privacy. Where applicable, OPA Group also reserves the right to call into question the civil and/or criminal liability of the user, in particular in the event of messages of a racist, insulting, defamatory or pornographic nature, regardless of the medium used (text, photograph, etc.).

  1. Management of personal data

In France, personal data are protected in particular by Law No. 78-87 of 6 January 1978, Law No. 2004-801 of 6 August 2004, Article L. 226-13 of the French Criminal Code and the European Directive of 24 October 1995.

When using the website, the following information may be obtained: the URL of the links used by the user to access the website, the user’s web provider and the user’s internet protocol (IP) address.

In any event, OPA Group only collects personal information relating to the user for the purpose of certain services offered by the website The user provides this information in a fully-informed manner, in particular when entering such information in person. The user of the website is informed at this point whether the provision of such information is mandatory or optional.

In accordance with the provisions of Articles 38 et seq. of Law 78-17 of 6 January 1978 on data processing, files and freedoms, any user has the right to access, amend and object to the processing of his or her personal data by submitting a written and signed request accompanied by a copy of an identity document featuring the signature of the holder, specifying the address to which the response must be sent.

No personal information belonging to the user of the website is published without the latter’s knowledge, exchanged, transferred, assigned or sold via any medium to third parties. Only in the event of a takeover of OPA Group and its rights would the transmission of such information be possible to the potential purchaser who would in turn be bound by the same data retention and modification obligation vis-à-vis the user of the website

The website has not declared to the French Data Protection Authority (CNIL) because it does not collect personal information. .

The databases are protected by the provisions of the law of 1 July 1998 transposing Directive 96/9 of 11 March 1996 on the legal protection of databases.

  1. Hypertext links and cookies.

The website contains a number of hypertext links to other sites, set up with the permission of OPA Group. However, OPA Group is not able to verify the content of the sites visited in this manner, and will therefore not accept any liability on this basis.

Browsing the website is likely to lead to one or more cookies being installed on the user’s computer. A cookie is a small file which does not allow the identification of the user but which does record information relating to the navigation via a computer on a website. The data thus obtained are intended to facilitate any subsequent browsing on the site and are also intended to allow record various information relating to traffic on the website.

Rejecting the installation of a cookie may result in it being impossible to access certain services. The user can however configure their computer in the following way, to reject the installation of cookies:

In Internet Explorer: tool tab (cog symbol, top right-hand corner) / internet options. Click on “Privacy” and choose “Block all cookies”. Click “Ok” to confirm.

In Firefox: at the top of the browser window, click on the Firefox button, then go to the “Options” tab. Click the “Privacy” tab.
Set Storage Rules to: use custom settings for history. Finally, uncheck to disable cookies.

In Safari: Click the menu symbol (cog) in the top right-hand corner of the browser. Select “Settings”. Click “Show advanced settings”. In the “Privacy” menu, click “Content settings”. You can then block the cookies in the “Cookies” section.

In Chrome: Click the menu symbol (three horizontal lines) in the top right-hand corner of the browser. Select “Settings”. Click “Show advanced settings”. In the “Privacy” section, click “preferences”. You can then block the cookies in the “Privacy” tab.

  1. Governing law and jurisdiction

Any dispute relating to the use of the website is governed by French law. Exclusive jurisdiction is granted to the relevant courts in Paris.

  1. Primary legislation concerned.

French Data Protection Act (Law no. 78-17 of 6 January 1978), as modified in particular by Law no. 2004-801 of 6 August 2004 on information technology, files and freedoms.

Law no. 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 on trust in the digital economy.

  1. Glossary

User: Internet user connecting using the aforementioned website.

Personal information: “information which allows, in any form whatsoever, directly or indirectly, the identification of the natural persons to which it applies” (Article 4 of Law no. 78-17 of 6 January 1978).