1. ACCEPTANCE OF OUR GENERAL CONDITIONS
This website is managed by Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. – with registered office in Via E. Romagnoli, 6, 20146 Milan (Italy). Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A is part of a multinational Group controlled by the French company Compagnie de Saint-Gobain S.A. Navigation of the Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A Website implies acceptance by the user of the General Conditions indicated below. If the user does not agree with any of the General Conditions, he/she is obliged to leave the website immediately.
2. CONTENT OF THE WEBSITE
This Website provides information on Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. and the Saint-Gobain Group, in general, through documents, images and descriptions of the activities performed (hereinafter the Contents). Therefore, Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. draws the User’s attention to the fact that the Contents of the Website may, in no way, constitute an offer to the public. The User who is interested in establishing business relations with Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A or with other companies of the Saint-Gobain Group must therefore request confirmation of any information, datum or specification indicated in the Website during negotiations. In any case, Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A., and all other companies of the Saint-Gobain Group, shall be free to decide whether to follow up these requests.
3. PROHIBITION OF ECONOMIC EXPLOITATION OF THE CONTENT OF THE WEBSITE
Unless otherwise specified, texts, images, trademarks, patents, products, processes and technologies integrating the Contents of this Website are the exclusive property of Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. and/or of other companies in the Saint-Gobain Group in general. The User is authorized to navigate the Website and print or download copies of the Contents contained therein exclusively for personal and non-commercial use, for the sole purpose of collecting information and provided that he/she does not remove notes on the copyright or other notes present in the printed or downloaded material. Any exploitation, reproduction, duplication, copying or distribution of the Contents of the Website for commercial purposes is prohibited and the User shall also be fully liable towards third parties, to which said Contents have been transmitted or communicated, and for any damages caused to said third parties on the basis thereof.
4. RULES OF CONDUCT OF THE USER
The User acknowledges that all information, data, software, music, sounds, photographs, images, videos, messages or any other material present in the Website, are the sole and exclusive responsibility of the persons from which said Contents originate. This means that the User is personally and exclusively responsible for anything that said User downloads, publishes, transmits, encloses, sends or divulges through the Website or through the electronic mail addresses contained in the Website (hereinafter User’s Inserts). Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. cannot, in fact, carry out any checks on the Inserts transmitted or divulged by the User through the Website or through the electronic mail addresses therein, nor can it guarantee, in any way, the accuracy, correctness or quality of these Inserts. Therefore, under no circumstances and for no reason shall Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A be held responsible for these Inserts or for the Contents of the Website modified as a result of Inserts produced in these Contents by the User. By way of a non-limiting example, the User undertakes not to use the Website to: (a) download, publish or in any other way transmit or divulge material which is illicit, damaging, threatening, abusive, harassing, slanderous and/or defamatory, vulgar, obscene, damaging to third party privacy, racist, classist or in any case objectionable; (b) cause damage, in any manner whatsoever, to minors; (c) download, publish, transmit or divulge material which he/she is not entitled to transmit or divulge, by virtue of a provision of law or contract (i.e. private information, confidential information obtained through a working relationship or protected by a privacy agreement); (d) download, publish, transmit or divulge material resulting in the violation of patents, trademarks, secrets, copyrights or other industrial and/or intellectual property rights of third parties; (e) download, publish, transmit or divulge advertising, promotional material, junk mail, spam, chain mail, pyramid schemes, or any other form of unauthorized and unrequested solicitation; (f) download, publish, transmit or divulge material that contains viruses or other codes, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit operation of the software, hardware or telecommunications systems of Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A., of Compagnie de Saint-Gobain or of third parties; (g) violate, intentionally or unintentionally, any applicable law or regulation; (h) persecute or in any other way harass third parties; (i) collect or store the personal data of other Users. Failure by the User to comply with any of the present rules of conduct, or any conduct by the User which -even if not expressly penalized- is in contrast with the present General Conditions causing prejudices to the Website, the name or image of Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A.¸ Compagnie de Saint-Gobain, other subsidiaries of associated companies or third parties, shall entitle Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. to put an end to, either entirely or in part, the User’s access to the Website, and to cancel all Inserts added to the Website by the latter.
Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. undertakes to protect the privacy of Users of the Website. Consequently, no information regarding personal identification (personal data) relative to Users will be collected on the Website unless they themselves, consciously and intentionally, provide this information. With regard to personal data consciously and intentionally provided by the User, Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. becomes the Owner of data handling. In this capacity, pursuant to Legislative Decree 196/2003, Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. informs the User that his/her personal data will be handled, also with the aid of electronic media, so as to guarantee security and privacy, exclusively to carry out recruitment and personnel selection operations. For this purpose, Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. may also transmit the data collected to other companies, subsidiaries of or associated with Compagnie de Saint-Gobain. The list of parties that may receive communications can be obtained from the Owner. Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. informs the User of the fact that he/she is entitled to assert, at any time, the rights pursuant to Article 7 of aforesaid Legislative Decree 196/2003, such as, for example, the right to correct, integrate and delete personal data collected, by directly contacting Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A., Via Ponte a Piglieri 2, -56100 Pisa (Italy). As in many other cases, cookie technology may also be used on this Website. Cookies are small files which are downloaded to the visitor’s hard disk. Cookies can detect whether it is the first time a User has visited the Site or if he/she has already been there previously, and which pages of the Website he/she has visited. The cookies used do not collect personal identification information, nor do they provide information on how to contact the User, or extract information from the User’s computer. The visitor must in any case be aware that a trace is kept on information regarding use of the Website, such as number and frequency of visitors to specific parts of the Website. These data are used only as a whole and do not include personal identification information. By using this Website, the User accepts transmission of his/her personal data to Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. and consents to handling of these data, as described above. Finally, the User acknowledges that Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. may, in any case perform operations on any data supplied by the User, where it deems, in good faith, that this activity is required to: (a) comply with the provisions of the law; (b) conform to an administrative or judicial measure; (c) enforce its rights in accordance with these General Conditions; (d) defend itself against objections by third parties that maintain the content of this Website violates their rights; (e) protect its own rights or the rights of third parties; (f) identify or solve a technical problem regarding the Website or rectify any errors.
6. INDEMNITY CLAUSE
The User declares and guarantees that he/she shall indemnify and hold harmless Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A from all claims brought against it by third parties for the use made of the Website by the User.
7. LINKS WITH OTHER WEBSITES
If the Website contains links with other Websites, Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. offers no guarantees concerning the absence of damages to the User by visiting these Websites, including the Websites of other companies in the Group; moreover, it invites the User to carefully check the content and path.
8. MODIFICATIONS TO THE SERVICE
Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. reserves the right, at all times, to amend or shut down, temporarily or permanently, access to the Website (or any part thereof) even without prior notice. The User agrees and concurs that under no circumstances shall Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. be held responsible towards the User or towards third parties, for modification, suspension or shutting down of the Website.
9. ABSENCE OF GUARANTEES BY SAINT-GOBAIN PPC ITALIA SPA
The User acknowledges and expressly declares that use of the Service is at his/her sole and exclusive discretion. The Service is supplied “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE”. Therefore, any explicit or implicit guarantee by Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A., regarding the suitability of the Contents of the Website for particular purposes or for specific uses is expressly excluded. Moreover, purely by way of a non-limiting example, Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. does not guarantee: – that the quality of the information attained through this Service will satisfy the User’s needs; – that the Service will be provided without interruptions, promptly, securely or without errors; – the presence or availability, in the User’s Country, of products or goods of Compagnie de Saint-Gobain or of its subsidiary or associated companies. – that any Software errors will be corrected and/or modified during printing. Therefore, any Content downloaded or otherwise obtained from or through the Website is obtained at the sole and exclusive discretion and at the exclusive risk of the User. The User is therefore solely and exclusively responsible for damages to his/her computer caused by navigation in this Website or by operations to duplicate, print or save the Contents of the Website.
10. APPLICABLE LAW AND COURT HAVING JURISDICTION
These General Conditions and relations between Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. and the User are governed by the law of the Italian Republic. The Court of Milan shall have exclusive jurisdiction for any disputes inherent to, deriving from or related to these General Conditions or to use of the Website.
Please report any violation of these General Conditions to Saint-Gobain PPC Italia S.p.A. – Via E. romagnoli, 6 – 20146 MIlan (Italy).