Publisher: A person, whether natural or legal, who publishes online public communication services.
Website: All websites, web pages and online services offered by the Publisher.
User: A person who uses the Website and the services.
1- Nature of the data being collected
The Publisher may collect the following categories of data about its Users when using the Websites:
Data concerning civil status, identity, personal identification, etc.
Data related to professional background (CV, education, professional training, awards, etc.)
Location data (movements, GPS, GSM data, etc.)
2- Sharing of personal data with third parties
No sharing of data with third parties.
Your data will not be shared with third parties. However, users are informed that their personal information may be disclosed as may be required by law, regulation or by order of a competent regulatory or judicial authority.
3- Advance notice for the sharing of personal data with third parties in the event of a merger or takeover.
Opt-in collection (consent) prior to the transfer of data following a merger/acquisition.
In the event that we enter into a merger, acquisition or other form of asset transfer, we will obtain your prior consent to transfer your personal data and we will uphold the level of confidentiality of your personal data to which you have consented.
4- Data Aggregation
Aggregation with Non-Personal Data
We may publish, disclose and use aggregate data (information about all of our Users or specific groups or categories of Users that we aggregate in such a way that an individual User can no longer be identified or referred to) and non-personal data for industry and market analysis, demographic analysis, promotional and advertising purposes, and for other commercial purposes.
Aggregation with personal data available on the User's social networks.
If you link your account to another service's account for the purpose of cross posting, that service may share your profile information, login information, and any other information you have authorized to be shared. We may aggregate information about all of our other Users, groups, and accounts with the personal data available about the User.
5- Collection of Identity Data
Access to the Site does not require registration or prior identification. It can be accessed without you providing any personal data about yourself (name, first name, address, etc.). We do not collect any personal data for the ordinary use of the Website.
6- Collection of Identification Data
Use of the user's credentials for contact suggestions and marketing offers
We use your electronic credentials to search for existing relationships by login, email address or services. We may use your contact information to allow others to find your account, including through third party services and client applications. You can upload your address book so that we can help you find contacts on our network or so that other Users on our network can find you. We may make suggestions to you and other Network Users based on contacts imported from your address book. We may partner with companies that offer special offers. To fulfill this type of marketing and promotional offers, we may share your email address.
Geolocation for the purpose of providing services
We collect and process your geolocation data in order to provide you with our services. We may use your personal data to determine your location in real time. You may, at any time, deactivate the functions relating to geolocation in line with your right of objection as provided for in Law No. 78-17 of January 6, 1978 relating to data privacy.
Geolocation for cross-referencing purposes
We collect and process your geolocation data to enable our services to identify intersection points over time and location with other Users of the service in order to show you profiles of intersecting Users. You may, at any time, deactivate the functions relating to geolocation in line with your right of objection as provided for in Law No. 78-17 of January 6, 1978 relating to data privacy. You therefore acknowledge that the service will no longer be able to show you profiles of other Users.
Geolocation made available to partners for referencing and aggregation (with opt-in)
We may collect and process your geolocation data in conjunction with our partners. We guarantee that the data used will be made anonymous. You may, at any time, deactivate the functions relating to geolocation in line with your right of objection as provided for in Law No. 78-17 of January 6, 1978 relating to data privacy.
8- Collection of Device Data
No collection of technical data
We do not collect or store any technical data from your device (IP address, internet service provider...).
Cookie Retention Period
In compliance with the recommendations of the CNIL, the maximum duration of retention of cookies is 13 months after their initial storage in the User's device. The same applies to the duration of the validity of the User's consent to the use of these cookies. The lifespan of cookies will not be extended with each new visit. The User's consent must therefore be renewed at the end of this period.
Cookies may be used for analytical purposes, in particular to optimize the services rendered to the User by processing data concerning the frequency of access, the personalization of the pages, the operations carried out and the data accessed.
Please be informed that the Publisher may install cookies on your device. The cookie will store information regarding your access to the service (the pages you have visited, the date and time of the visit, etc.) that we may read during your subsequent visits.
If you do not wish to have cookies used on your device, most browsers allow you to disable cookies by going through the settings options.
However, be advised that some services may no longer be available
Possibility of associating cookies with personal data to ensure the functioning of the service
10- Retention of Technical Data
Duration of Retention of Technical Data
The technical data will be retained for the time strictly necessary to carry out the
11- Retention period of personal data and
Data Retention for the Duration of the Contractual Relationship
In compliance with Article 6-5° of the French law n°78-17 of January 6, 1978 relating to data protection, personal data shall not be retained beyond the time necessary to perform the obligations defined at the time of the conclusion of the contract or the predefined duration of the contractual relationship.
Retention of anonymized data beyond the contractual relationship/after account deletion
Personal data will be retained for the time strictly necessary to carry out the purposes
retained for statistical purposes only and will not be used
in any way whatsoever.
Deleting data after account deletion
Measures for deleting data are put in place in order to provide for the effective deletion of data as soon as the period of retention or archiving necessary for the achievement of the determined or prescribed purposes is achieved. In compliance with the French law n°78-17 of January 6, 1978 relating to data privacy, you have the right to delete your data at any time by contacting the Publisher.
Data deletion after 3 years of inactivity
If you have not logged in to the Website for a period of three years, you will receive an e-mail inviting you to log in as soon as possible, otherwise your data will be deleted from our databases due to security reasons.
12- Deleting an Account
Deletion of an account upon request
Users may delete their Account at any time by simply requesting the Publisher to do so OR by using the Account deletion menu in the Account settings, as appropriate.
13- Notices in the event of a security breach detected
by the Publisher
Notification to the User in case of a security breach
We are committed to implementing all appropriate technical and organizational measures to ensure a level of security that is appropriate to the risks of accidental, unauthorized or illegal access, disclosure, alteration, loss or destruction of your personal data. Should we become aware of any unlawful access to your personal data stored on our servers or those of our service providers, or any unauthorized access
resulting in the risks identified above, we will:
Notify you of the incident as soon as possible;
Investigate the causes of the incident and inform you;
Take reasonable measures to mitigate any adverse effects and damages that
may result from such incident.
Limitation of Liability
Under no circumstances may the obligations set out in the above point relating to notification in the event of a security breach be considered as an acknowledgement of any fault or responsibility for the occurrence of the incident in question.
14- Transfer of personal data abroad
Transfer of data to countries offering an equivalent level of protection
The Publisher shall comply with the applicable regulations relating to the transfer of data
to foreign countries, in particular in the following ways:
The Publisher shall transfer the personal data of its Users to countries recognized as offering an equivalent level of protection.
The Publisher shall transfer the personal data of its Users outside the countries recognized by the CNIL as having an adequate level of protection: The Publisher shall obtain an authorization from the CNIL to proceed with such transfer.
To find out the list of these countries: CNIL - Data protection around the world
16- Applicable Law and Procedures for Recourse
17- Data Portability
The Publisher agrees to offer you the possibility of having all your data returned to you upon request. Users are thus guaranteed to have greater control over their data, and have the possibility of reusing such data. The data must be provided in an open and easily reusable format.