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Legal notice

Updated in October 2012


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Bâtiment Le Ponant D
25, rue Leblanc
75015 Paris
RCS Paris B 775 685 019
Phone: +33 (0) 1 64 50 20 59
Director of publication: Jacques Vayron, Head of CEA Saclay
Webmaster: Véronique Gachet
Webmaster assistant: Claire Liron-Patterson
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Host: CEA

Personal data protection and CNIL declaration

No personal information is collected without informing you, no personal information is passed on to any third parties and no personal information is used for any purposes other than those indicated. CNIL declaration n°541890.

In compliance with law 78-17 of January 6th, 1978, on data processing, files and civil liberties, you have the right to access, modify, correct or delete all of your personal data. You may use this right by writing to:
CEA Siège
Direction de la communication
Centre d’études de Saclay
91191 Gif-sur-Yvette Cedex

Information about users’ legal rights and responsibilities and about personal data protection is available on the French Commission Nationale Informatique et Libertés (CNIL) website.

This website browser is hosted and managed by the company Synomia. Synomia and Synomia only shall be held responsible for the consequences of any dysfunction of this browser. The liability of the CEA cannot be involved in any way.

Access to administrative documents

In compliance with decree n°2005-1755, the person appointed by the CEA to be in charge of the access to administrative documents and the re-use of public information is:
Directeur juridique et du contentieux
Commissariat à l’énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives
Siège - centre d’études de Saclay
91191 Gif-sur-Yvette cedex
Phone: +33 (0)1 64 50 21 43
Fax: +33 (0)1 64 50 12 15

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