General Terms & Conditions of Use of the website

ARTICLE 1: Subject

The subject of these “General Terms & Conditions of Use” is the legal framework for the terms and conditions for the provision of services by the H2V website and use of said services by the “User”. Users must agree to the General Terms & Conditions of Use in order to access the website. They constitute the agreement between the website and the User. If the User accesses the website, this signifies their acceptance of these General Terms & Conditions of Use.  

  • If the User does not agree to the General Terms & Conditions of Use stipulated in this agreement, they must not access the services offered by the website.
  • H2V reserves the right to make unilateral changes to the content of these General Terms & Conditions of Use at any time.

ARTICLE 2: Legal notices

Site properties: Company name: H2V


14650 CARPIQUET, France

Tel. +33 (0)6 22 35 21 59

Website host: OVH 2 Rue Kellermann – 59100 ROUBAIX, Lille Metropole RCS trade & companies registration no. 424 761 419 00045

Site design

Capture Communication – Caen – 82328560600039

Legal disclaimer

You have the right to access, amend, rectify or erase your personal data (Art. 34 of French Data Protection Act of 6th January 1978).

Other websites

This website may include links to other sites. We strive to establish links solely to websites that share our level of requirements in terms of maintaining confidentiality. However, we are not responsible for the content of other websites, nor for their personal data practices.


None of the elements contained on this website can be copied for commercial or distribution purposes, nor can they be modified or used on other websites.


ARTICLE 3: Definitions

The purpose of this clause is to define the various basic terms of the agreement:

  • User: this means anyone who uses the website or one of the services offered by the website.
  • User Content means the data provided by the User on the website.
  • Member: the User becomes a Member when identified on the website.
  • User ID and Password: this means all the information needed to identify a User on the website. The User ID and Password allow the User to access services reserved for Members of the website. Passwords are confidential.

ARTICLE 4: Access to services

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

  • News articles;
  • Posting of comments;

In any event, the website is accessible free of charge to any User with internet access. All costs incurred by the User in order to access the service (IT equipment, software, internet connection, etc.) are the User’s responsibility. Depending on circumstances: any User who is not a Member cannot access services reserved for Members. In order to do so, they must identify themselves by means of their User ID and Password. The website does everything possible to ensure quality access to its services. As its only obligation is to exercise due care, the website makes no firm commitment to achieve said result. H2V cannot be held liable for any event due to force majeure that results in a problem with the network or server. Access to the website’s services may be subject to interruption, suspension or change at any time without notice, for maintenance purposes or any other reason. The User cannot make any claim for compensation following any interruption, suspension or change of this agreement. Users may contact the website by emailing the following address:

ARTICLE 5: Intellectual Property

Trademarks, logos, signs and all other contents of the website are subject to protection under the French Intellectual Property Code and, more specifically, are protected by copyright. The User shall seek prior authorisation from the website for any reproduction, publication or copying of the various contents. The User undertakes to use the website contents strictly in a private capacity. Use of the contents for commercial purposes is strictly forbidden. The User assumes sole liability for any contents they put online. The User undertakes not to put online any content that may harm the interests of third parties. The User shall take responsibility for any legal action taken against the website by an injured third party. User Content may be deleted or changed by the website at any time, for any reason whatsoever. The User shall not receive any proof, justification or notification prior to the deletion or change of User Content.

ARTICLE 6: Personal Data

The information requested when subscribing to the website is necessary and mandatory in order to create a User account. In particular, the email address may be used by the website to administer, manage and run the service. The website gives the User its assurance that personal data will be collected and processed in a confidential manner, in accordance with French Data Protection Act no.78-17 of 6th January 1978 on data protection, computer files and civil liberties. Under Articles 39 and 40 of the Data Protection Act of 6th January 1978, the User has the right to access, rectify, delete or oppose the processing of their personal data. The User may exercise said right via:

  • their personal space;
  • a contact form;
  • email to:;
  • post to RUE DU POIRIER
    14650 CARPIQUET, France

For further information, visit our Confidentiality Policy page.

ARTICLE 7: Liability and force majeure

The sources of the information distributed on the website are deemed reliable. However, the website reserves the right not to guarantee the reliability of said sources. Information given on the website is of a purely informative nature. The User thus assumes full responsibility for their use of this website’s information and contents. The User undertakes to keep their Password secret. It is forbidden to divulge Passwords in any form whatsoever. The User accepts all risks associated with use of their User ID and Password. The website disclaims all responsibility. Any use of the service by the User that directly or indirectly results in damage shall be subject to compensation for the website. The website does not guarantee optimum security and confidentiality of any data sent. However, the site undertakes to take all necessary measures to do its best to guarantee data security and confidentiality. The website cannot be held liable in the event of a case of force majeure or any unforeseeable, insurmountable deed by a third party.

ARTICLE 8: Hyperlinks

Although there are many hyperlinks leading from this website, H2V has no control over those links and shall not be held liable in regard to the website pages to which said links lead. The User is therefore forbidden to hold the website liable as regards the contents and resources relating to said hyperlinks.

ARTICLE 9: Changes to the agreement

The website reserves the right to make changes to the clauses stipulated in this agreement at any time.

ARTICLE 10: Term

This agreement is for an unspecified term. The agreement comes into effect in regard to the User upon use of the service.

ARTICLE 11: Applicable law and competent court

French legislation shall apply to this agreement. In the event of a failure to reach an amicable settlement for any dispute arising between the parties, the only competent courts shall be those within the jurisdiction of the Caen Court of Appeal.

ARTICLE 12: Posts by the User

The website allows Members to post comments. In their posts, the Member undertakes to comply with online etiquette rules and the current rule of law. The website moderates posts after they are written and reserves the right to refuse to put them online, without needing to give the Member any reason. The Member remains the owner of all their intellectual property rights. But, by posting something on the website, they assign the publishing company the non-exclusive right, free of charge, to represent, reproduce, adapt, change, broadcast or distribute their post, whether directly or through an approved third party, anywhere in the world, via any medium (digital or physical), for the duration of the intellectual property. In particular, the Member assigns them the right to use their post on the internet and on mobile phone networks. The publishing company undertakes to show the Member’s name nearby whenever the post is used.