In France, personal data are protected by laws No. 78-87 dated January 6th, 1978, No. 2004-801 dated August 6th, 2004, and article L. 226-13 from the legal code (“Code pénal”) and European Directive from October 24th, 1995.

According to the clauses in articles 38 and following of law 78-17 dated January 6th, 1978 regarding Information Technology, digital records and individual liberties, all users have the right to access, modify and oppose any of their personal data.

When navigating Maria Inc.’s website, the following data may be gathered: the URL of the link through which the user reached Maria Inc.’s website, the user’s Internet Service Provider and IP address.

Maria Inc. only gathers personal data for the performance of services offered on the website (Newsletter, creation of an account necessary to place an order). The user provides this information in full awareness, specifically as they will have to type the information themselves.

No personal data, from any user of Maria Inc.’s website, will be published, exchanged, transferred or sold (to any third-party, in any form and on any media) without the rightful owner of these data being informed beforehand.

Hyperlinks & Cookies

Maria Inc.’s website features hyperlinks to other websites. However, the editor of Maria Inc.’s website cannot verify the content of the other websites that may be reached in this manner, and he will not bear any responsibilities regarding problems that may occur resulting from the use of such hyperlinks.

Navigation on Maria Inc.’s website may trigger the installation of cookies on the user’s computer. A cookie is a small-size file that will record information regarding the pages visited on a given website, but does not permit the identification of the user. Data gathered in this manner facilitate navigation on the given website during a later access and are also used to measure the number and frequency of the user’s visits.

Refusing to install a cookie may prevent some features of the website to operate correctly, but the user has the possibility to configure his/her computer so that it refuses cookie installation.

Applicable Laws & Jurisdiction

Any dispute that may arise from the use of Maria Inc.’s website is submitted to French Laws. The relevant court in Paris, France will be the sole jurisdiction to make decisions regarding any such dispute.

Restrictions of Responsibility

The security of the website is extremely important to Maria Inc., however we cannot guarantee its complete integrity and the absence of malicious modification (intrusion, virus) by a third party.

Regular maintenance operations of our IT systems and other technical elements related to the use of the Internet (e.g. network overload) may impact the performance level of Maria Inc.’s website and the features and functionalities offered may at times be unavailable.

Maria Inc.’s editor may – for any reason and at its sole discretion – cancel, modify, interrupt access to the entire website (or any part) of Maria Inc., without prior notice. This may include content, features, hours of operation.

We would like to remind you that the security of your data and the integrity of communications on the Internet can never be guaranteed.

Maria Inc.’s disclaims all responsibility regarding any consequences related to technical failures in relation with the use of the website, including but not limited to: difficulty to access the website, interruption of availability of the website, difficulty to transfer data.