Terms of use

1. Name of the site: www.petrel-avocats.com

Publisher: PETREL & Associates, Law Firm (hereinafter, PETREL % Associates or the Law Firm)

Private Practice Company with limited liability

Lawyer Id number: D0016 (Paris)

Share capital: 10,000 Euros

Registered office: 91 rue du Faubourg Saint Honoré – 75008 PARIS

RCS Paris: 429 770 159

Company register: 429,770 159,00060

Intra-Community VAT: FR 429 770 159

Tel: +33 (0) 1 40 89 34 54

Fax: +33 (0) 1 40 89 34 55

Mail address: societe-avocats@petrel-avocats.com

PETREL & Associates is a law firm specializing in labor law, Social Security and complementary social protection whose lawyers are registered at the Paris and Lyon Bars.

All PETREL & Associates lawyers are subject to the professional rules (internal regulations of their respective bar associations), the national regulations in their applicable version, and the legal and regulatory provisions relating to attorneys-at-law.

The Director of the website publication is Pascal PETREL in his capacity as manager of PETREL & Associates

If you notice an error or a wrong link on this site, please contact us in the above-mentioned email address.

2. Website and content

The general structure of the website and the elements it is composed of (texts, animated or non-animated images, branded logos and other distinctive signs) are the exclusive property of PETREL & Associates or of service providers who are authorized to use it and to grant a personal, non assignable and non-transferable right of use for its own needs.

The PETREL & Associates trademarks which may appear on the Website are registered trademarks. Consequently, their total or partial reproduction without the express permission of PETREL & Associates is prohibited.

Any total or partial representation of this Website and its Content, by any process whatsoever, without the express prior consent of SELARL PETREL & Associates, Law Firm, is prohibited and constitutes an infringement penalized by articles L.335 -2 et seq. of the Code of Intellectual Property.

If PETREL & Associates does not respond to a request made in this respect, this silence does mean acceptation.

As an exception to the preceding paragraphs, PETREL & Associates authorizes the User to download on his personal computer hard disk the newsletters or other documents, properties of the Law Firm which are made available to him/her in the form of electronic files specifically in view of their download. These files may only be downloaded from hypertext links reproducing the words “download this document here” or from any other statement indicating the authorization given to the User to download these files.

In this case, and unless otherwise expressly stated on each of the aforementioned documents, the User will only be allowed to hold a copy of these documents and to print these documents for strictly private use. It is particularly prohibited to distribute these documents to third parties on any medium whatsoever (paper and / or digital media) and in any way whatsoever (electronic mail, made available by broadcast on a tangible medium and / or storing on a server).

Any short quotation must include the title of the cited Website document or page, the name of its author and, if applicable, the date and publication number of the cited document.

The Website, which is accessible to the address www.petre-associes.com, is hosted by the RFC company with capital of 140,000 € RCS 418 006 581 – Registered office: 33 avenue Philippe Auguste – 75011 PARIS, France, accessible at http://wwwrfc-cs.fr and reachable at +33 (01) 46 55 94 25.

3. Acceptation of conditions of use

By the mere fact of his/her connection to the Website, the User acknowledges having read and accepting the conditions of use of the Website hereby described.

4. GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)

PETREL & Associates is the company responsible for the processing of personal data collected through the Website.

The User is informed in particular that in accordance with the Regulation on Personal Data (Law on Informatics, Files and Freedoms of 6 January 1978, amended, and GDPR) the personal data communicated through the forms on the PETREL & Associates Website are necessary to respond to the request made and are intended for the services in charge of the response for purposes of monitoring the request and providing the services requested.

For the purposes of executing these services, they are accessible from the 3 locations of the firm (Paris – Lyon – Tel Aviv), which are identically secured.

Israel is one of the countries outside the European Union that has been found to have adequate protection in terms of personal data.

The User’s personal data will not be kept beyond the period strictly necessary for the purpose pursued by the processing and in accordance with the law for a maximum period of 3 years starting with the end of the contractual relationships acting on behalf of clients or 3 years starting with the last contact regarding prospects, outside legal term and storage methods imposed for archiving purposes.

The Regulation entitles the User of the Website to a right of access, modification, rectification and deletion of personal data concerning him/herself, which he may exercise by contacting the service (to be completed) of PETREL & Associates, 91 rue du Faubourg St Honoré – 75008 Paris, specifying in the subject of the letter “Social Right” and enclosing a copy of his proof of identity.

In accordance with the provisions of article 18 of the GDPR, the User can also oppose, for his data:

  • To be processed,
  • To be used for commercial prospecting purposes.

In any case, the User may withdraw his/her consent at any time and has a right to the deletion of its data and of the portability thereof in the conditions of articles 17 and 20 of the GDPR.

The personal data entrusted to the Law Firm will be processed after the User’s death in accordance with the instructions that he has, if necessary, made known in his/her lifetime.

5. Cookies

The user is informed that during his/her visits to the www.petrel-avocats.com Website, a cookie may be automatically installed on his/her browser.

PETREL & Associates uses cookies in order to analyze the use of the Website, the use made of the Website by the users and to carry out anonymous statistics of the visits.

These tracers cannot, technically, be disabled from the Website. You can oppose the use of these cookies, exclusively by setting your browser. This setting depends on the browser you are using.

To find out more about cookies and tracers, you may consult the CNIL website: www.cnil.fr.

You will also find on the website: http://www.aboutcookies.org/ how to refuse or delete cookies for the most used browsers.

Such deactivation may, however, prevent or limit the use of certain features of the Website.

This Website uses Google Analytics, a website analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze its use by its users.

The data generated by the cookie about your use of the Website (including your IP address) will be transmitted and stored by Google on servers located in the United States. The latter ensures an adequate level of protection of the personal data it holds in that it has undertaken to respect the framework defined by the EU-US Privacy Shield for collecting data, the use and the retention of personal information from the Member States of the European Union.

Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the Website, compiling reports on the Website activity for its publisher and providing other services relating to Website activity and use of the Internet.

Google might disclose such data to third parties in the event of a legal obligation or where such third parties process such data on Google’s behalf, including but not limited to the publisher of this Website.

However, Google does not forward your IP address to the Law Firm.

The use of this type of cookie requires the consent of the User which he/she may give by clicking on the information message appearing for this purpose.

Continuing to browse the Website without disabling the use of such cookies implies that you expressly consent to the processing of your personal data by Google under the conditions and for the purposes described above.

The User has a right of opposition, access, withdrawal and modification of personal data collected by means of cookies under the conditions indicated in this legal notice.

The personal data of the users collected by means of the cookies are kept 13 months by the Law Firm.

6. Respect of privacy

PETREL & Associates respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it.

This statement is intended to inform you of our privacy policy and privacy practices, as well as the choices you can make about how your data are collected online and how they are used.

In accordance with the provisions of the GDPR, privacy is taken into account by the Law Firm since the design of processing and by default.

The data collected are for the purpose of providing services to be performed and are deliberately minimized in relation to the purpose of the processes considered.

Both physical and logical security measures are taken to protect the information system’s SO and thereby the data contained therein, including your personal data.

7. Liability – Hypertext links

The www.petrel-avocats.com Website strives to ensure to the best of its ability the accuracy and updating of the information on the website, whose contents it reserves the right to correct at any time without notice.

However, PETREL & Associates may not guarantee the accuracy, precision and completeness of the information provided on the Website, information which does not constitute a guarantee or commitment to the User.

Website Users may not set up a hypertext link to the Website without the prior written permission of the director of publication.

Any request for this purpose should be addressed to societe-avocats@petrel-avocats.com.

If PETREL & Associates does not respond to a request made in this respect, this silence does mean acceptation.

The Website contains links to other Websites or other Internet sources. Since PETREL and Associates cannot control these websites and these external sources, the Law Firm cannot be held responsible for the availability of these websites and external sources, and does not bear any responsibility for the content, advertisements, products, services or any other material available on or from such external sites or sources.

8. Disclaimer

This Website contains information on the legal services offered by PETREL & Associates in France.

These do not constitute any legal advice or opinion.

A User wishing to obtain legal advice is welcome to systematically consult one of PETREL & Associates lawyers.

PETREL & Associates declines any responsibility for any error or omission in the information provided on this Website. Decisions made on the basis of information provided on this Website are the sole responsibility of the User.

9. Copyright

Any integral or partial reproduction of this Website or one of the elements which compose it is prohibited. PETREL & Associates reserves the right to claim damages in the event of counterfeiting and more generally infringement of its intellectual property rights.

10. Consumption mediator

In accordance with the provisions of Articles L 152-1 et seq. of the Consumer Law, in case of a litigation with a lawyer, you have the possibility to obtain free advice from the Consumption Mediator who will be the national mediator in front of the Conseil National des Barreaux (CNB – National Council of Bars) and for which the contact details are as follows: CNB, Médiateur à la Consommation, 22 rue de Londres – 75009 Paris.

11. Law and Jurisdiction

The Website, the professional activity of the Law Firm and these legal notices are governed by French law.

In case of litigation resulting from the application of the present legal notices, only the French Courts will be competent.