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    Legals is the official Website of the ELSAN group.

    GroupPublications Director : Xavier Boutin

    Design – development : VOID

    Host :
    Amazon Web Services, Inc.
    P.O. Box 81226
    Seattle, WA 98108-1226

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    ELSAN makes every effort to ensure that the content of this Website is as accurate as possible. However, ELSAN accepts no liability for errors or omissions (with the exception of the legal notice above). Any questions or concerns relating to the content and information published on this Website should be referred to the Website manager.

    Links to third-party websites are provided for information purposes only. ELSAN accepts no liability or responsibility for the content or conditions of access of these websites. ELSAN accepts no liability for links to its Website on third-party websites, and the existence of these links does not reflect the content endorsement or approval of any such site on the party of ELSAN.

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    This Website is the work of the author and as such is protected by copyright. Unless express permission is requested, the graphical content, visuals and texts of this Website may not be reproduced or downloaded for transmission by any other means. Private and personal non-commercial use only is permitted.

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    What are cookies?

    Cookies are small text files stored within files on the hard drive of your terminal* when you use your browser to visit a website that uses them. A cookie file enables the website that generated it to identify the terminal* on which it is set during the lifetime of the cookie.

    *Terminal: the device (computer, tablet, smartphone, etc.) used to consult or view a website, application, advertising content, etc.

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    Which cookies do we use?

    We use two types of cookies:

    1. Analytical cookies

      We use this type of cookie to better understand how our Website is used and how it performs, as well as to produce statistics, monitor the volume of website traffic and analyse how the different site components are used (content visited, routes). This allows us to make content more interesting and improve the usability of our services (most consulted pages or sections, most read articles, etc.).

      Cookie used: Google Analytics (__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz, __utmv)

      Data collected: Web pages consulted on our Website and third-party cookies

      Usage: Produce statistics, track volume of website traffic, monitor how site components are used

    2. Social networking cookies

      Our Website uses social share buttons linked to Facebook, Twitter and other social media, enabling you to share content with others.
      When you click on these buttons, a third-party cookie is installed. If you are connected to a social network when navigating our Website, you can click on the button to link the content consulted to your user account.
      We advise you to consult the privacy protection statement published by these social networks to understand how they process and use – notably in terms of advertising – the browsing information collected through these buttons.

      Cookie used: Social sharing bar

      Data collected and lifespan: third-party cookies

      Usage: Sharing impossible if cookies are deleted or disabled

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    The diffusion and use of cookies by third parties are governed by their individual cookie policies. We endeavour to inform you of the object of the cookies of which we are aware, and your choices concerning them.

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    Refusing / disabling cookies

    Whether or not a cookie is saved on a device is essentially up to the user, who is free to change his or her mind at any time, and at no cost.

    If your browser is configured to accept cookies, then cookies on pages and content that you have consulted are temporarily saved in a specific file on your device.

    If you configure your device not to enable cookies, or if you delete saved cookies, some of the functionalities you need to move around certain parts of our Website will no longer work.

    Find out more about enabling, disabling and deleting cookies integrated into our site:

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    More information on cookies

    Find out more about cookies on the CNIL Website: