Legal notice

  • LEGAL INFORMATION

Last update : 1st of August 2017

  • LEGAL INFORMATION AND CONTACT
    • We, SOMFY ACTIVITES SA, a French company with head office in France, 50 Avenue du Nouveau Monde – 74300 CLUSES, having a capital of 35 000 000 Euros, registered at Annecy’s Register of Trade and Commerce under number 303.970.230, are the owners of this website , phone number +33 4 50 96 70 00. We belong to the Group SOMFY.
    • The publishing director of this website is the Somfy Director of Home Automation.
    • In case of any comment concerning the website itself, please contact the publishing director at " emmanuel.joumard@somfy.com ".
    • May you need any complementary information, please visit www.somfy.com or contact us.
  • TARGETED USE AND USERS
    • This website is aimed at anyone who wishes to obtain general or corporate information about io-homecontrol®.
    • Information on products and services may not be accurate for each and every country. Notably, products shown or services described in this website may not be available in all countries. Please contact us to get more details.
    • The use of our website entails automatic acceptance of our practices and compliance with this legal notice. If you do not agree with any part of such legal notice, do not use the present website and contact us.
  • COPYRIGHTS
    • Copyrights protection:
      This website as well as information contained (including pictures, drawings …) is protected by copyright. All rights are therefore reserved.
      This website is the result of the collaboration of VKR Holding A/S with SOMFY ACTIVITES SA and with some other third parties.

      Third parties who share or have copyright on some information of this website are the following: Atlantic Group, Ciat, Overkiz, SecuYou, WindowMaster. Such list is given only for reference, other companies may be sharing or may be co-owner or owner of part of information and copyright available on this website. Please contact us for more details.
    • Conditions of use:
      a. Information which is not contained in a “download file” is not supposed to be printed or reproduced, in whole or in part, in any way.
      b. Information put in the download file can be printed or downloaded for internal, informational, non-commercial purposes. It is not to be given or shown to your customer or to any third party, nor to be disseminated.
      Any copy of such information must include all our copyright and proprietary notices.
      You are not authorised to modify such information. As an exception, you are authorized to translate such information to facilitate understanding by your teams, in which case you are liable for any translation you could make.
      We reserve the right to revoke such authorisation at any time upon notice, sent individually or given on this website. Any use shall then be interrupted immediately.
  • TRADEMARKS
    • Our trademarks:
      a. Please be advised that all trademarks, logos, designs, product names, whether or not appearing in large print or with trademark symbols, are trademarks of SOMFY ACTIVITES SA, its affiliates, subsidiaries and related companies or its licensors or partners. The distribution, downloading, editing, modification, reuse, reproduction, reposting, transmission, performance, display or other uses of these trademarks or any other materials, except as permitted herein, is expressly prohibited.
      b. Partial listing of our frequently used trademarks :
      SOMFY, ATLANTIC, CIAT, OVERKIZ, SECUYOU, VELUX, WINDOWMASTER, IO-HOMECONTROL®.
      Some trademarks may not be used in every country. We cannot be liable for infringement on third party rights on the basis of the above listing.
      c. The use of any of our trademarks is forbidden unless:
      - you have been granted a specific express license to use part or all of them; or
      - you have received a prior written and express authorization by us in writing; or
      - in order to make a hypertext link to our website if the conditions required in section “ hypertext links” are met.
    • Third party trademarks:
      a. Other trademarks quoted in the website are trademarks of their respective holders.
      b. No rights on these trademarks are claimed or conferred by us. The absence of attribution of ownership of such marks on this website shall not be construed as any claim of rights by us.
  • HYPERTEXT LINKS
    • Links made by us: we provide hypertext links to various other websites for your convenience. However, we do not represent or control any such websites and we are not liable for their content.
      Links made by you: making a link to our website requires our written prior authorization, except under the following cumulative conditions:
      - You are a licensee or sublicensee of the brand io-homecontrol®,
      - You make a fair use of the link, which notably consists in not creating any confusion concerning the relationship you have with us,
      - You make a link to the home page of our website, in a way that properly attributes the linked website to us, but in no case make a link to another page of our website or replicate part of our website.
      - You reproduce the somfy logo as shown hereafter, in the same dimensions, in order to make the link.
      - You declare the use of a link in writing to our publishing director within 5 working days of its creation by sending an e mail to “emmanuel.joumard@somfy.com”.
      We reserve the right to demand that a link be suppressed immediately in the case we judge our interests at risk.
  • OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
    • Any product, process or technology described in this website may be the subject of other Intellectual Property Rights reserved by us or third parties. No rights to use Intellectual Property Rights are hereby granted.
  • LIABILITY
    • We make every effort to provide you with accurate, complete and current information. However, we offer no guarantee on information contained in this website.
    • We reserve the right to make updates or changes of any information contained in this website without prior notice. Notably, products shown may be changed or suppressed at any time.
    • We cannot assure that the information in this website conforms to the local laws of your country. You access this website on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with all laws of public order of your country.
    • We invite you to check all information contained in the website by the local entity.
    • Access to and use of this website and its content is at your own risk. It is notably your responsibility to protect yourself against any viruses or other items of a destructive or damaging nature.
    • In no circumstances SOMFY shall be held liable for any direct or indirect damages that may result from access to this website or use the information it presents (eg error, omission, inaccessibility, data loss, damage, destruction or viruses that may infect computer equipment of the user). As a result, the user agrees to use this information under his exclusive responsibility and is invited to make any necessary checks.
  • GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION
    • French law and the exclusive court jurisdiction of the Paris courts apply in case of any dispute arising out of your access or your use of this website.