Legal Mention

GENERAL TERMS OF USE

1 – Preamble

These General Terms of Use (hereafter referred to as “GTU”) are designed to determine the guidelines for provision and use of the content and services of the web site www.symbiosys.com (hereafter referred to as the “Website”) between the company BIOCODEX SAS (hereafter referred to as “BIOCODEX”) and the internet user (hereafter referred to as the “User”).

Access to the Website and its content, as well as the use of the services offered by the Website, implies that the User accepts these GTU without exception. Since the GTU can be modified at any time and without prior notice, the User is invited to consult them regularly.

2 – Legal information

Website owner

BIOCODEX
7 avenue Gallieni
94250 GENTILLY
France
+33 (0)1 41 24 30 00
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Publishing Director: Mr. Jean-Marie Lefevre, Chief Executive Officer.

BIOCODEX is a simplified joint stock company under French law with a share capital of €4,284,000, registered in the Trade and Companies Register under No. 562 064 600 R.C.S. CRETEIL, with its registered office at 7 avenue Gallieni – 94250 GENTILLY – France, represented by Mr Jean-Marie LEFEVRE, duly authorised in his capacity as Chairman and CEO.
Intracommunity VAT no.: FR35562064600.

Website hosting

ALTERWAY
227 Bureaux de la colline
1 rue Royale – Bât. D
92210 SAINT CLOUD
France
+33(0) 1 41 16 34 95

3 – Purpose of the Website and access to services

The Website was designed to present and promote SYMBIOSYS® brand food supplements marketed by BIOCODEX.

The Website is accessible anywhere and to any User with an internet connection. All the expenses involved in accessing the Website (computer hardware, software, internet connection, etc.) are the responsibility of the User.

The Website enables the User to access the following services:

  • general information on the microbiota and products;
  • news articles and tips (blog);
  • a collection of testimonies;
  • a tool for finding points of sale;
  • access to the online store;
  • subscription to the newsletter;
  • a contact form.

BIOCODEX uses all the tools at its disposal to ensure high-quality access to the Website and to its services. However, this is an obligation of means and not of result: the User thus agrees not to claim any compensation from BIOCODEX and their suppliers, in the event that the Website is not available at the time when the User wishes to access it.

Access to the Website and its services can, at any time and without prior notice, be interrupted, suspended or changed, for maintenance purposes or for any other reason.

The User can contact BIOCODEX by e-mail, using the contact form made available.

4 – Responsibilities

In accordance with the legislation in force, food supplements marketed by BIOCODEX are declared to the French General Directorate for Competition, Consumer Affairs and Fraud Control (DGCCRF).

Taking a food supplement should not replace a varied and balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle.

Any information provided on the Website relating to well-being is presented for information purposes only. This information does not claim to cover all aspects of well-being and nutrition. The User uses the Website under his sole responsibility. In particular he acknowledges and agrees not to rely on the information it contains to make decisions regarding his health or possible medical treatment without the advice of a health professional.

BIOCODEX endeavors to provide quality, verified information. However, information sources cannot be completely guaranteed.

Any “outbound” links present on the Website enable the User to access information and other complementary resources available on the internet, or to share information on social networks. BIOCODEX has no means of controlling the content of these completely independent third-party sites and, as such, cannot be held responsible for the consequences of accessing these third-party sites and their content.

5 – Intellectual Property

The Website, as well as all the elements which comprise it (such as brands, logos, text, photographs, databases, etc.) are the exclusive property of BIOCODEX or its suppliers, and are protected by the Intellectual Property Code. 

The User agrees to use the content of the Website in a strictly private context. Any partial or complete reproduction of the Website or of one of its parts, on any medium or format, for any other purposes and particularly for commercial purposes, without written authorization from BIOCODEX, is prohibited.

6 – Data protection

The User may freely browse the Website without explicitly providing any personal information. Nevertheless, he may be required to provide data concerning him, for example by using the contact form on the Website. In addition, the Site uses “cookies”, which may send data about the User to third parties.

To understand how personal data on the Website is processed, the User must carefully read the data protection policy and the cookie policy on the Site.

The use of the Website implies, in fact, that the User has read and understood these documents and that he/she has undertaken to consult them regularly.

7 – Applicable law and competent jurisdiction

The GTU are governed by French law. Any conflict or divergence of interpretation will be subject to the jurisdiction of the French courts.