Data Protection Legislation

You have a right of access to, and amendment, correction or deletion of personal data  (art. 39 and 40 of the French Data Protection Act of 16 January 1978 as amended by the law of 6 August 2004).

To exercise this right, contact:

“Personal Data” means any information which enables a person to be identified. It usually means a name, address, telephone number or email address.

Collection of personal data and cookies

For any information or exercise of your rights and Freedoms on the processing of personal data managed by IMS Group you can contact the data protection officer – DPO – in the process of designation:
by signed letter accompanied by a copy of an identity document to the following address:
IMS France
10 rue du débarcadère
92700 colombes France

The company IMS Group wishes to inform you that the website uses cookies.

Our servers are not programmed to collect personal data concerning visitors to the site apart from the following technical data: connections (ISP), IP address, type and version of browser used. We will never collect a visitor’s email address unless a visitor deliberately communicates it to us.

The traffic data and cookie files that we create on your computer are for the sole purpose of enabling us to analyse the number of visits to our information pages in order to improve their content. Data related to visitor browsing is not exploited by name. It consists of aggregate statistics  enabling us to know which pages are most and least visited, the preferred routes, activity levels by day of the week and by time of day and the most common client or server errors.

We draw your attention to the fact that your browser has software which enables you to block the creation of cookies on your computer.

Intellectual property and reproduction rights

This entire website is subject to French and international law relating to authors’ rights and intellectual property. All rights of reproduction are reserved, including for documents which can be downloaded and iconographic and photographic representations.

All representation and/or reproduction and/or exploitation in whole or in part of this website, by whatever means, is prohibited without the prior express consent of IMS GROUP and would constitute piracy in the sense of articles L 335-2 and the following articles of the intellectual property code.

Notwithstanding the foregoing provisions, and in particular for pedagogical usage, texts from this website may be reproduced on paper providing the following three conditions are met:

– they are circulated free of charge;

– the integrity of the documents must be respected, that is to say no modification or amendment of any kind may be made and the authors’ rights must be respected;

– the source must be quoted clearly and legibly and the address of the website must be stated.

The logos are registered trademarks. Any representation and/or reproduction and/or exploitation in whole or in part of these trademarks is therefore prohibited without the prior written consent of IMS GROUP. IMS GROUP accepts no responsibility for hyperlinks placed on the website which lead to other sites and/or personal pages or towards any other existing resources on the internet.

The gathering of personal information to enrich databases for commercial or advertising purposes is prohibited.

– Photographs: IMS GROUP.

– Messages and emails

Messages you send via the internet can be intercepted on the network. Their confidentiality cannot be totally guaranteed.

In addition, be careful not to reveal personal or sensitive information in your emails unless absolutely necessary.

General disclaimer

IMS GROUP makes every effort to provide reliable and accurate information to visitors to its website.

However, despite our efforts, the site may contain inaccuracies, mistakes in updating or typographical errors.

We would be grateful if users of the site would kindly point out any omissions, errors or corrections which may be need to be made by emailing

Links to

It is possible, without prior authorisation, to create a link towards  from another site. However, IMS GROUP does not permit the use of “frames” which lead internet users to believe that they are consulting a site other than .

We would be grateful if you would advise the webmaster – of any link that you have set up.

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