Terms of use

Terms of use

Head of Publication
Sword Group is the owner and/or the authorised user of the brands and logos featured on this site.
The site, http://www.sword-group.com, and all its contents belong to Sword Group.
The present Internet site is published by Sword Group.

The “public” or “official” documents are not covered by any copyrights (Article L.122-5 of The Intellectual Property Code) and can hence be freely reproduced.

The use of the information shall be only for personal, associative or professional ends; any use for commercial or advertising purposes is forbidden.
The reproduction of the documents on paper medium or in electronic format must obey the following principles:
– their distribution must be free,
– the documents must be reproduced in their entirety (no modification or alteration of any kind),
– explicit reference to the site www.sword-group.com as the source and reference to the fact that all rights to reproduction are reserved and strictly limited.

The graphics, photographs and multimedia resources cannot be reproduced without prior agreement. For graphic creations and the illustrations, requests must be addressed to Sword Group or the holders of the rights.

Creation of links to the present Internet site
The Sword Group site is an Internet portal. It authorises the use of hypertext links pointing to its content on condition that:

– the embedded link technique must not be used, i.e. the pages of this Website must not be fitted into the pages of another Website, but may be viewed by opening an independent window

– that the source that uses a hypertext link to direct users to the content must be stated along with the following information: “Open the link in a new window”.

The information used should only be for personal, associative or professional use; any use for commercial advertising purposes is formally prohibited. This permission shall not apply to websites and material of a controversial, pornographic or xenophobic nature or which may be objectionable to the general public.

Terms of use
The content of this website is offered for private and non-exclusive use. The terms of use include the right to store information on a personal computer and the right to reproduce information in accordance with the conditions set out above.
Retrieval of databases is forbidden.

Responsibility
While every effort is made to protect the integrity of the official documents put online, accidental modifications may occur.
The editorial features do not have any official value and their only aim is to present the activities of Sword Group and to facilitate access to the site’s contents.
Links to other sites, whether private or official, French or foreign, are given.
They do not under any circumstances engage the responsibility of Sword Group regarding their content and only aim to enable Internet users to gain easier access to other documentary sources on the subject consulted.

General warning
Sword Group cannot be held liable for any wrongful use of the Website by the person accessing the site or in the event that the site should become temporarily unavailable due to force majeure, technical maintenance or a technical incident.

Exclusion of warranties
Sword Group disclaims all liability towards any person for any type of loss or damage, including  special, incidental, consequential or indirect damages caused by errors or omissions in the information provided, even if such errors or omissions are the result of negligence, an accident or any other cause.

Sword Group shall not be liable either for any direct or indirect, bodily, material or immaterial, consequential or non-consequential damages resulting notably from the consultation and/or the use of this Web site (or other sites that are linked to it) and any possible applications during downloading that might have been collected, and notably for any financial or commercial damage, loss of programmes or data in the user’s information system.

Please note that visitors to the Website are responsible for taking all appropriate steps to protect their own data and/or software from contamination by any viruses circulating on the Internet.

Modification of the site
The editorial team reserves the right to modify or correct the contents of the site and this legal notice at any moment in time without prior warning.