GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE OF THE WWW.SFH-HOTELS.COM WEBSITE
CLAUSE 1 : Purpose
The purpose of these General Terms and Conditions of Use is to provide a legal framework for details regarding the provision of www.sfh-hotels.com website services and their use by the User.
The General Terms and Conditions of Use must be accepted by any User who wishes to access the website. They form the contract between the website and the User. Access to the website by the User implies his/her agreement to comply with these General Terms and Conditions of Use.
• If the User does not agree to comply with the General Terms and Conditions stipulated in this contract, then he/she has to forego access to the services offered by the website.
• The website www.sfh-hotels.com reserves the right to unilaterally change the content of these General Terms and Conditions of Use, and to do so at any time.
CLAUSE 2 : Legal Notice
Publication of the SFH HOTELS website is ensured by the company SOCRI FINANCIERE HOTELIERE (SFH) SAS with capital of €8,000,000 whose registered office is situated at 2431 Route de Cagnes, 06140 Vence, in France.
[The Director] of publication is [Mrs. / Ms. / Mr.] [Given name & Last name]. (CH: prénom d’abord en ANG)
• SFH is a company within the SOCRI PROMOTIONS SAS Group with capital of €1,024,000 whose registered office is situated at 2431 Route de Cagnes, 06140 Vence in France.
The SFH-HOTELS.COM website is hosted by the company OVH SO YOU START, SAS with capital of €10,059,500 whose registered office is situated at 2 Rue Kellermann 59053 Roubaix Cedex 1, in France.
CLAUSE 3 : Definitions
The purpose of this clause is to define the key terms in the contract:
• User: this term describes any person who uses the website or any of the services offered by the website.
• User Content: this term refers to data transmitted by the User within the website.
• Member: the User becomes a Member when he/she is logged onto the website.
• Username and Password: this encompasses all the information required to identify a website User. The Username and Password enable the User to access services reserved for website Members. The password is strictly confidential.
CLAUSE 4 : Access to services
The website enables the User to have free access to the following services:
• news articles and information;
• job vacancies;
• viewing and downloading of brochures, press releases, articles, etc.;
The website is freely accessible in any place and by any User who has access to internet. All costs incurred by the User to access the service (hardware, software, internet connection, etc.) shall be paid by the User.
CLAUSE 5 : Intellectual Property
Trademarks, brand names, logos, signs and any other content on the website is subject to protection as provided in the French Intellectual Property Code, and more especially provisions relating to copyright and author’s rights.
The User shall obtain the website’s prior approval for any reproduction, publication, and copying of contents.
The User undertakes to use the website content in a strictly private setting. Any use of content for commercial purposes is strictly prohibited.
Author’s Rights – Copyright
The entire website falls within the scope of French and international legislation on copyright, author’s rights and intellectual property. All reproduction rights are reserved, including for documents that can be downloaded, iconographic images and photographs.
The reproduction of all or part of this website on an electronic medium, regardless of its nature, is strictly prohibited unless expressly authorized by the Director of the publication.
The reproduction of this website’s text content on paper is allowed, especially for educational purposes, subject to compliance with the following three conditions:
compliance with integrity of reproduced documents: no modification or alteration of any kind,
clear and legible citation of the source, for example in the following form: “this document has been taken from the SFH website: www.sfh-hotels.com. All reproduction rights are reserved and strictly limited.” The internet address of this website must be given in the reference.
Kindly contact us with regards to any other uses. Trademarks and brand names that may feature on this website are filed by the companies who own them.
Graphic design: Blue Acacia web agency, Paris
Editorial content: SFH, François ANDELKOVIC,
Hosted by SFH, Vence
Communication agency: Blue Acacia web agency, Paris
Photographs, camerawork: @Jerôme Mondiere, @Istock, @Shutterstock
CLAUSE 6 : Personal Data
French Data Protection Act
You have a right of access, modification, rectification and deletion of data concerning you (Article 34 of the French Data Protection Act of 6th January 1978). To exercise this right, send your request in writing to the following postal address:
SFH – CMH
265, Avenue des États du Languedoc,
34961 MONTPELLIER Cedex 1,
Regarding personal data protection on this website:
– No personal information is gathered without your knowledge.
– No personal information is disclosed or transferred to third parties.
– No personal information is used for unintended purposes.
– Information requested when subscribing on the website to the newsletter is necessary and mandatory in order to receive the newsletter. More particularly, the electronic address may be used to send a newsletter.
CLAUSE 7 : Liability and Force Majeure
Sources of information disseminated through this website are deemed to be reliable. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the website reserves the right of non-guarantee regarding reliability of these sources. Information given on the website is purely informative. Therefore, the User assumes sole liability for the use of information and contents of this website.
Any use of the service by the User resulting directly or indirectly in damages shall be subject to compensation in favour of the website.
An optimum guarantee of security and confidentiality of data transmitted is not provided by the website. Nevertheless, the website undertakes to implement all the means necessary to best guarantee data security and confidentiality.
The website can not be held liable in circumstances of force majeure or an unforeseeable and insurmountable event experienced by a third party.
CLAUSE 8 : Hypertext links
Hyperlinks set up in www.sfh-hotels.com to other websites within the internet network have been granted prior and express authorisation.
However, the SFH Group is not the editor of these websites and is unable to control their contents. Consequently, under no circumstances whatsoever may SFH be held liable for the content of such websites or for any collection and transmission of personal data, the installation of cookies or any other process intended for such purposes, which may be performed by these websites.
The User shall, therefore, refrain from holding this website liable with regard to the content and resources in these outbound hypertext links.
Browsing the website www.sfh-hotels.com may result in cookies being recorded on the User’s computer. Refusing cookies may result in you being unable to access certain services.
CLAUSE 9 : Modification of these General Terms and Conditions of Use
The website reserves the right to modify the clauses stipulated in this contract, and to do so at any time.
The SFH Group reserves the right to adapt or modify these General Terms and Conditions of Use, and to do so at any time. If applicable, the new general terms and conditions will be brought to the User’s attention by an online modification.
CLAUSE 10 : Applicable law and jurisdiction
This website, its General Terms and Conditions of Use and the methods of its use are governed by French law, regardless of the place in which it is used. Should a dispute arise, and if all attempts of reaching an out-of-court solution have failed, then the French courts shall have sole jurisdiction to rule on the issue.
The translation in English of these General Terms and Conditions of Use is provided for the User’s information. Only the French version is enforceable by law.