terms and conditions

1) Subject

The purpose of these “terms and conditions” is to provide a legal framework for the provision of services by the xlateliers.fr website and their use by the “User”.

These terms and conditions must be accepted by any User wishing to access the website. They constitute a contract between the website and the User. Access of the website by the User indicates his/her acceptance of these terms and conditions.

Where applicable:

• In the event of non-acceptance of the terms and conditions stipulated in this contract, the User must forfeit access to the services provided by the website.
• xlateliers.fr reserves the right to amend unilaterally and at any time the content of these terms and conditions.


2) Definitions

The purpose of this clause is to define the various essential terms of the contract:

• User: this term designates any person who uses the website or one of the services provided by the website.
• User content: this refers to the data sent by the User on the website.
• Member: the User becomes a member when s/he creates an account on the website.
• Username and password: this refers to all of the data needed for a User to log into the website. The username and password allow the User to access services reserved for members of the website. The password is confidential.


3) Access to services

The website provides the User free access to the following services:

• Information on the company and its services;
• Information on the products;
• News articles;
• Contact details of distributors;
• Documents reserved for professionals registered on lecomptoirbyxl.fr;
• Contact form
• Made to measure countertop designer;

The website is accessible free of charge from any location to any User who has access to the internet. All and any costs incurred by the User for the purposes of accessing the service (including but not limited to hardware, software and internet connection) are at his/her own expense.

As applicable:

A non-member User does not have access to the services reserved for members. To access these, s/he must log in with his/her username and password.

The website takes all measures available to it to insure quality access to its services. This being a best endeavors obligation, the website does not undertake to achieve such an outcome.

xlateliers.fr will not be held liable for any events owing to a case of force majeure resulting in a malfunction of the network or server.

Access to the website’s services may at any time be discontinued, suspended, and/or changed without prior notice for maintenance or for any other purpose. The User undertakes to claim no compensation whatsoever further to the discontinuation, suspension or amendment of this contract.

The User can contact the website by email to contact@xlateliers.fr. contact@lecomptoirbyxl.fr.


4) Intellectual property

The brands, logos, symbols, visuals, texts and any other content of the website are protected by the French Intellectual Property Code and its provision for copyright.

The User must seek the prior authorization of the website for all and any reproduction, publication, and/or copying of the various content.

The User undertakes to use the content of the website in a strictly personal capacity. Any use of the content for commercial purposes is strictly prohibited.


5) Personal data

The information requested at the time of signing up to the website is necessary and mandatory for the creation of a User account. In particular, the email address may be used by the website for the purposes of administration, management and running of the service.

The website guarantees the User collection and processing of personal data with respect for privacy in accordance with French Act N°78-17 of January 6, 1978 on Information Technology, Data Files and Civil Liberties. The website is registered with the National Commission on Informatics and Liberty (CNIL) under the number.

Pursuant to articles 39 and 40 of the French Act dated January 6, 1978, the User has the right to access, rectify, delete and/or block his/her personal data. The User may exercise this right:
• via his/her account;
• via the contact form;
• by email to contact@lecomptoirbyxl.fr
• By postal mail addressed to Xavier Lavergne Ateliers, 6 Rue Ruhmkorff, 75017 Paris, France


6) Liability and force majeure

The sources of information published on the website are deemed reliable. However, the website reserves the right to not guarantee the reliability of the sources. The information provided on the website is of a purely informative nature. Thus the User solely assumes full liability for the use of the information and content on this website.

The User insures his/her password is kept secret. Any disclosure of the password, in any form whatsoever, is prohibited.

The User is responsible for the risks related to use of his/her username and password. The website refuses all liability.

The website must be compensated for any use of the service by the User that directly or indirectly results in damage or harm.

The website does not optimally guarantee the security and confidentiality of the data sent. However, the website undertakes to take all necessary measures to guarantee the security and confidentiality of the data as best it can.


7) Hypertext links

External hypertext links may be present on the website. However xlateliers.fr cannot be held liable in any manner whatsoever for these linked webpages and has no control over these links.

The User is prohibited from holding the website liable with regard to the content and resources associated with such external hypertext links.


8) Changes to the contract

The website reserves the right at any time to amend the clauses stipulated in this contract.


9) Duration

The duration of this contract is indefinite. The contract takes effect with regard to the User as of the use of the service.


10) Applicable law and competent jurisdiction

French law is applicable to this contract. In the event of the absence of an amicable resolution to a dispute arising between the parties, the Paris courts have exclusive jurisdiction.