Legal notice

1. Presentation of the website.

Pursuant to article 6 of law n° 2004-575 of June 21, 2004 on confidence in the digital economy, users of the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website are informed of the identity of the various stakeholders as part of its implementation and monitoring:

Owner: Karl Richtberg Schwellenwerk GmbH Richtbergstr. 5-D-79395Neuenburg/Rhein Design and Production: Graphik Impact Communication Agency

Website: www.graphik-impact.com

E-mail: contact@graphik-impact.com

Publication manager: M. Boris Moussu – baret-andre@wanadoo.fr

Hosting provider: OVH – 2 RUE KELLERMANN BP 99985 59100 ROUBAIX FRANCE

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

Use of the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website implies full and unconditional acceptance of the general conditions of use described below. These conditions of use may be modified or supplemented at any time. Therefore, users of the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website are invited to consult them on a regular basis.

This website is normally accessible to users at all times. However, an interruption due to technical maintenance may be decided by Karl Richtberg Schwellenwerk GmbH, in which case Karl Richtberg Schwellenwerk GmbH will endeavour to inform users in advance of the dates and times of the intervention.

The www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website is regularly updated by Etablissements A. Baret. Similarly, the legal notices can 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 become acquainted with them.

3. Description of the services provided.

The purpose of the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website is to provide information on all of the company's activities.

Karl Richtberg Schwellenwerk GmbH strives to provide the most accurate information possible on the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website. However, it cannot be held responsible for omissions, inaccuracies or shortcomings in the update, whether due to itself or to third-party partners who provide it with this information.

All the information provided on the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website is given for information purposes only and is subject to change. Furthermore, the information on the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website is not exhaustive. It is subject to changes that have been made since it was placed on-line.

4. Contractual limitations on technical data.

The site uses JavaScript technology.

The website cannot be held responsible for any material damage linked to using the website. Furthermore, the user of the website undertakes to access the website using recent, virus-free equipment and an up-to-date latest-generation browser.

5. Intellectual property and counterfeits.

Karl Richtberg Schwellenwerk GmbH is the owner of the intellectual property rights or holds the rights to use all the elements accessible on the website, in particular the texts, images, graphics, logo, icons, sounds and software.

Any reproduction, representation, modification, publication, adaptation of all or part of the elements on the website, regardless of the means or process used, is prohibited without the prior written consent of: Etablissements A. Baret.

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

6. Limits of liability.

Karl Richtberg Schwellenwerk GmbH cannot be held liable for any direct or indirect damage caused to the user’s equipment when accessing the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com, resulting either from the use of equipment that does not comply with the specifications indicated in point 4, or from the appearance of a bug or incompatibility.

Furthermore, Karl Richtberg Schwellenwerk GmbH cannot be held liable for indirect damage (for example, loss of business or loss of opportunity) resulting from using the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website.

Interactive areas (possibility to ask questions in the contact area) are available to users. Karl Richtberg Schwellenwerk GmbH reserves the right to delete, without prior notice, any content posted in this area that contravenes the legislation applicable in France, in particular the provisions relating to data protection. Where applicable, Karl Richtberg Schwellenwerk GmbH also reserves the right to hold the user liable under civil and/or criminal law, in particular in the event of a racist, abusive, defamatory or pornographic message, regardless of the medium used (text, photograph, etc.).

7. Management of personal data.

In France, personal data is notably protected by law n° 78-87 of January 6, 1978, law n° 2004-801 of August 6, 2004, article L. 226-13 of the Penal Code and the European Directive of October 24, 1995.

When using the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website, the following may be collected: the URL of the links through which the user accessed the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website, the user’s access provider and the user’s Internet Protocol (IP) address.

In any event, Karl Richtberg Schwellenwerk GmbH only collects personal information relating to the user for the purposes of certain services offered by the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website. The user provides this information with full knowledge of the facts, in particular when they personally enter it. The user of the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website is then informed of the obligation or not to provide this information.

In accordance with the provisions of articles 38 et seq. of law 78-17 of January 6, 1978 relating to information technology, data files and civil liberties, all users have the right to access, rectify and oppose personal data concerning them, by making a written and signed request, accompanied by a copy of the identity document with the signature of the holder of the document, specifying the address to which the reply must be sent.

No personal information of the user of the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website is published without the user’s knowledge, nor exchanged, transferred, conceded or sold on any medium whatsoever to third parties. Only if Karl Richtberg Schwellenwerk GmbH and its rights were to be purchased would it be possible to transmit said information to the potential purchaser, who would in turn be bound by the same obligation to retain and modify the data with regard to the user of the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website.

The site is not declared to the CNIL (French National Commission for Data Protection and Liberties) as it does not collect personal information.

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

8. Hypertext links and cookies.

The website www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com contains a number of hypertext links to other websites, set up with the authorisation of Etablissements A. Baret. However, Karl Richtberg Schwellenwerk GmbH is not in a position to verify the content of the websites thus visited and therefore, will not assume any responsibility for this matter.

Browsing the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website may result in cookie(s) being installed on the user’s computer. A cookie is a small file that does not allow the user to be identified, but that records information relating to the navigation of a computer on a website. The data thus obtained are intended to facilitate subsequent browsing on the website, and are also intended for various audience measurements.

Refusal to install a cookie may make it impossible to access certain services. However, the user can configure their computer as follows to refuse the installation of cookies:

In Internet Explorer: tool tab (icon in the shape of a gearwheel in the top right corner) / internet options. Click on Privacy and select Block all cookies. Click OK to confirm.

In Firefox: click on the Firefox button at the top of the browser window, and then go to the Options tab. Click on the Privacy tab.

Set the Retention rules to: Use custom settings for history. Finally, uncheck it to disable cookies.

In Safari: Click on the menu icon (symbolised by a gearwheel) in the top right corner of the browser. Select Settings. Click Show advanced settings. In the “Privacy” section, click Content settings. You can block cookies in the “Cookies” section.

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

9. Applicable law and attribution of jurisdiction.

Any dispute in connection with using the www.richtberg.groupe-baret.com website is subject to French law. Exclusive jurisdiction is attributed to the competent courts of Paris.

10. The main laws concerned.

Law n° 78-87 of January 6, 1978, notably modified by law n° 2004-801 of August 6, 2004 relating to information technology, data files and civil liberties.

Law N° 2004-575 of June 21, 2004 for confidence in the digital economy.

11. Glossary.

User: Internet user who connects using the aforementioned website.

Personal information: “information that allows, in any form whatsoever, directly or indirectly, the identification of the natural persons to whom it applies” (article 4 of law n° 78-17 of January 6, 1978).