Legal Notice

Legal Notice

The publisher of the website is HM.CLAUSE S.A.S., a French limited company – capital: 10.061.492,50 Euros,  whose registered office is located at rue Louis Saillant, Zone Industrielle La Motte, 26800 PORTES-LÈS-VALENCE (Drôme), France, registered with the Registry of Commerce and Companies of ROMANS-SUR-ISÈRE (Drôme, France)  under the number 435.480.546.

Phone number : 00 33 (0)4-75-57-57-57

Managing Editor is Jean-François Dupuis.

The website is hosted by CELEONET, Agence de Lyon, 440 rue Barthélemy Thimonnier, 69530 Brignais – Phone number : 04 26 46 39 84

The website has been designed by W3B - 28 rue Spaak, 26000 Valence – Phone number : 09 51 91 91 90 -

Personal data

Navigating this website generally does not require disclosure of the users’ identity and their personal data. However, users may be asked to provide some information about them. HM.CLAUSE S.A.S., its subsidiaries and its affiliates companies (collectively ”HM.CLAUSE”) inform users that such personal data are for HM.CLAUSE. Personal data will in no case be transmitted, either on a free or costly basis, to any third party.

This website uses or may use cookies. HM.CLAUSE informs the users of this website that cookies are stored on their computer to measure activity and traffic patterns on the website in order to improve your experience. A cookie file contains information that can identify you each time you visit the website. The data is encrypted for added security. Your browser can be set to warn you before accepting cookies and you can choose to refuse cookies by turning them off in your browser. You do not need to have cookies turned on to visit the website, but you may need them to use certain customizable features of the website.

Users of this website have a right of access, rectification, modification and removal of their personal data. In order to do so, they can contact the Publication Director and Managing Editor of this website at any time at HM.CLAUSE SA registered office mentioned here above or by sending an e-mail at

Users of this website shall comply with the provisions of the French laws on data processing and civil liberties dated January 6th, 1978 modified and more generally by any legal provision related to the use of Internet, any breach of which constitutes a criminal and/or civil offence that is punishable by law. They must, among others, refrain from collecting or misusing any data of a personal nature they may have access to by using the website, and more generally, they must refrain from doing anything that might, among others, infringe privacy, personal data or reputation of any person.

Intellectual property rights

The entire content of this website is protected by intellectual property laws (covering, without limitation, information, company names, trademarks, logos, variety names, drawings, slogans or more generally other distinctive signs, texts, graphics, data, pictures, photographs, images, forms, databases, the website itself, and any and all parts of the website etc.).

Any use and/or reproduction and/or representation of such company names, trademarks, logos, variety names, drawings, slogans or more generally other distinctive signs texts, graphics, data, pictures, photographs, images, forms, databases, the website itself, and any and all parts of the website available on the website without HM.CLAUSE’s prior written authorisation is hereby strictly prohibited.

Any copy, printing, reproduction, representation, adaptation, exploitation, alteration, translation or diffusion, whether in full or in part, of this website content, whatever the process involved, is hereby prohibited and would constitute a breach of the publisher’s intellectual property rights punishable by the applicable laws and regulations, except in case of a single copy made on a single computer solely for the private use of the copier.

Creation or use of hypertext links to one or more pages of this website or one of its elements is prohibited, except with the prior written consent of HM.CLAUSE.

This website contains hypertext links to other websites. HM.CLAUSE shall not be held responsible for the content of such websites or for the use of such content that may be done by users.

Photographic credits

All rights reserved - © HM.CLAUSE ; Limagrain ; JM. Pousset ; P. Giraud/Terres du sud ; H. Thurel ; F. Bacon ; iStock ; Thinkstock ; Fotolia ; Gettyimages ; Eric Martin.

Accessibility of the website / Disclaimer

All the information and documents that are accessible through this website are provided “as is” and “with all faults”. HM.CLAUSE does not provide any warranty whether implied or express, and disclaims any liability in connection with these information and documents. HM.CLAUSE hereby disclaims any liability for inaccuracies, errors, omissions and partial information contained on this website. HM.CLAUSE shall be entitled to modify or correct the content of this website at any time. The user uses the data and information contained in this website at its sole and entire responsibility.

HM.CLAUSE endeavours to maintain access to this website, but has no obligation to succeed in maintaining it. Access to all or part of this website may be altered, suspended or interrupted for maintenance, upgrade, and for any other reason, upon HM.CLAUSE’s decision, in particular but not only for technical or legal reasons.

In any case, HM.CLAUSE cannot be held liable for these alterations, suspensions or interruptions, nor for any direct or indirect damage or loss whatsoever resulting from access to and/or use of this website or of any information obtained on this website. Any information, texts, presentations, documents and photographs available on this website are purely indicative and non-contractual.

HM.CLAUSE hereby disclaims any liability for damage resulting from the infection of the computer systems of users of this website by a virus or other detrimental computer infection. It is up to users to take all appropriate measures to protect themselves against viruses when they access the website or download documents from the website.

Applicable law

This website and its legal terms shall be governed exclusively by French law. Any disputes that may arise in connection with this website and its legal terms shall be brought solely before the competent Courts in HM.CLAUSE S.A.S.'s place of registered office.