General Terms and Conditions of Use of Estimeo’s website
Updated on March 13, 2017
The present GTCU (General Terms and Conditions of Use) of the ESTIMEO Website apply to all the Users of this Website. ESTIMEO is identified in the legal notice.
These GTCU determine the conditions under which Users may access the Website and benefit from the Service provided by ESTIMEO.
The Website is accessible via the URL www.estimeo.com
In case of difficulty of access to the Website or the Service, the User may contact ESTIMEO as follows: write to : email@example.com
Access to the Website is free.
The Service may be free or paid depending on the use case.
The Website and the Service are intended for the following Users: innovators-entrepreneurs and investors mainly but also incubators and accelerators, banks and large companies.
ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
The GTCU are accepted by the ESTIMEO Website User by ticking the “I accept” box when creating his User profile.
The GTCU may be modified at any time by ESTIMEO, which informs Users by mentioning the date of modification. The new GTCU come into effect as soon as they are published on the Website. The User must accept the new GTCU again before being able to access the services of the platform again.
The parties are bound upon acceptance of these Terms by the User and for the duration of use of the ESTIMEO Website.
The Website User may terminate his registration on the Website at any time by sending an email with acknowledgment of receipt to : firstname.lastname@example.org
The registration ceases one month after receipt of aforementioned email by ESTIMEO.
ESTIMEO may, at any time, and with notice of 2 days or without notice if there is infringement of fundamental freedoms, block, temporarily or permanently the access of the Website to any User in case of non-compliance by this User of the conditions use.
MINIMUM CONFIGURATION REQUIRED
To access the Website and the Service, the User must :
- lawfully dispose of broadband Internet access and pay the subscription to the electronic communications operator
- have functional computer equipment and an internet browser with the necessary settings for the proper functioning of the Service.
If the User uses “Pop up Killer” software, the proper functioning of the Website and the Service cannot be guaranteed.
HOW TO USE THE WEBSITE AND THE SERVICE
After accepting the GTCU, the User proceeds to the registration by creating his own password. His username is his email address.
In order to be able to access the Services, the User must proceed with his prior identification by filling in his login details,
have functional computer equipment and an internet browser with the necessary
- settings for the proper functioning of the Service.
- If the User uses “Pop up Killer” software, the proper functioning of the Website and the Service cannot be guaranteed.
These connection identification modes are strictly personal and confidential. The User agrees not to communicate them to third parties and must ensure they remain confidential.
In case of loss of the password by the User, the latter may ask ESTIMEO for the communication of a new password which will be sent to him by email.
The User is informed that ESTIMEO works with partners to which users can be directed.
In the event that the User finds a malicious use of his account, he undertakes to inform ESTIMEO without delay by email to the following address : email@example.com
ESTIMEO strives to make the application accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
In case of termination of the Website or the Service for maintenance reasons, a message will appear on the Website.
The User declares he is informed of the limits of the Internet network, in particular the risks of interruption and interception by third parties of the data and information which he consults or transfers via the Website, of which ESTIMEO is in no way responsible.
MODIFICATIONS TO THE WEBSITE AND THE SERVICE
ESTIMEO may in its sole discretion decide to modify the Website and the Service or decide to put an end to their exploitation. ESTIMEO then warns Users by any means, in particular by an advertisement on a web page accessible by the same address as the Closed Website. The closure of the Website and the Service will not give rise to any compensation of any kind whatsoever from ESTIMEO, which the User accepts.
The Service offered by ESTIMEO differs according to whether the User registers as an entrepreneur-innovator or as an investor.
For the entrepreneur-innovator, ESTIMEO proposes to create a project and to fill out a scoring questionnaire. Once this questionnaire is completed by the innovator-entrepreneur, the innovative project can be rated. The entrepreneur-innovator may or may not choose to make his rating available to investors. However, the key information of the project will be automatically accessible by the investors, namely his name, the address of his Website, the date of creation, the name and contact of the founders, the profile of the addressed market, the date of marketing and finally the information on fundraising seeking (whether or not they search, when to close, the current amount and in 3 years). If the score is offered or obtained at a reduced price thanks to another user of our platform (incubator or accelerator, bank, investor or large account), the scoring results are shared between the two parties.
For the Investor User, ESTIMEO makes accessible innovative projects rated. Access to the rating report is free or paid depending on the case.
ESTIMEO grants to the User a right to use the service offered via the Website on a non-exclusive basis, for his own needs, throughout the world, during the entire time he is a User within the meaning of these Terms.
The contents present on the Website or accessible through it are the property of ESTIMEO and, if applicable, of its partners. ESTIMEO has the right to retain and use all data for at least 25 years at the time of the rating. The innovative user-entrepreneur is free to exploit his rating. The Investor User may also keep and use the ratings of the companies.
Any exploitation not expressly authorized of the contents of the Website or accessible through the Website entails a violation of the intellectual property rights of ESTIMEO or its partners and constitutes an infringement. The User is therefore informed that any exploitation not expressly authorized may incur civil or criminal liability. ESTIMEO reserves the right to take legal action against any User who has not complied with this prohibition.
DATA WITH PERSONAL CHARACTER
The User has at any time a right of access, rectification of opposition and deletion of personal data concerning him. Any User may exercise this right by sending a request by email with acknowledgment of receipt to ESTIMEO at the following address : firstname.lastname@example.org
For the perfect information of the User, it is specified that Google Analytics is used on the Website.
The User is informed and accepts without reserve that the personal data concerning him which would have been collected by ESTIMEO can be transmitted, anonymously, to his partners who contribute to the supply of the service and for statistical purposes.
The data is hosted in the European Union.
The User is warned that access to the Website and the Service may be interrupted for reasons of maintenance, disruption of networks and unavailability of a partner’s platform and more generally for any circumstance beyond his control.
ESTIMEO is not responsible for it.
ESTIMEO is not responsible to a user for any use by a third party of this user’s account.
ESTIMEO will not, in any way, be responsible for any damage, of any nature whatsoever, direct or even indirect resulting from the use of the Website and the Service as well as access to the Internet.
The User is informed and unreservedly accepts that ESTIMEO may at any time and without notice delete, add or modify all or part of the features or characteristics of the Website and the Service.
The consultation and use of the Service Website is under the sole responsibility of the User. ESTIMEO can in no way be held responsible for the consequences of browsing the Website and the use of the Service, including any damage to the User’s computer equipment, any financial loss or reputation and more generally any direct or indirect damage.
The User is informed that the Website may contain hypertext links to other websites. By clicking on these links, the User leaves the ESTIMEO Website. ESTIMEO has no control over the content published on these Websites that are published and managed by third parties and cannot be held responsible for any consequences resulting from the use of the Website and the Service of third parties, including those of ESTIMEO partners.
The fact that ESTIMEO does not exercise all or part of its rights with respect to a User, under these Terms, does not constitute a waiver of its subsequent exercise.
APPLICABLE LAW AND COMPETENT TRIBUNAL
These Terms are governed by French law. Any dispute that is not settled amicably will be brought before a French court. In the event of a commercial dispute, the Tribunal de commerce de Paris will be competent. In case of dispute with a consumer, the User has the possibility of making free use of a consumer mediator.