Legal notices


The present website, with the address (hereinafter the “Website”), is published by the law firm RATHEAUX, a SELARL [professional limited liability company] with a capital of € 90,750, which has its registered office at 34 quai Charles de Gaulle à LYON (69006), registered in the LYON Trade and Companies Register under number 954 505 764, with the intra-community VAT number FR92954505764 (hereinafter the “Publisher”).


Editor: Henri Saint-Père

The Publisher is subject to the Internal Regulations of the Bar of Lyon and the National Internal Regulations and the legislative and regulatory provisions relating to the profession of solicitor.



Site produced by:

Agence Les Gens et Vous
87 rue de la république
69002 Lyon
O4 81 07 31 00




SAS au capital de 400 000 €
RCS Lyon 322 376 906 00044
Code APE 6202A
VAT no.: FR 87 322 376 906
Registered office: 36 ROUTE DE SAINT ROMAIN – 69450 SAINT CYR AU MONT D’OR



All the data collected by this website, by any means whatsoever, are solely for the use of the Publisher, who is the party responsible for the processing of the data collected on this Website. For application of European regulation 2016/679 of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (“GDPR”) and law no. 78-17 of 6 January 1978 “Data protection and civil liberties” as amended by law no. 2018-493 of 20 June 2018, the User is in particular advised that the information he communicates in the present forms on the Website is necessary to respond to his request, to orient him to a professional in the firm to make contact, to target his communication, to improve the use of the Website or to ensure observation of the law and the terms of the presents.

Within the limits of the aforesaid texts, the User can exercise a right of access, rectification, opposition, restriction of processing, portability and deletion of the data about him by sending a request electronically to Where a legitimate doubt as to the identity of the user is possible, the Publisher reserves the right to ask for a copy of the User’s ID for the exercise of these rights. The User also has the right to refuse any automated processing of the personal data about himself and the right to involve the CNIL [French IT and civil liberties commission].

Browsing on the Website may cause the installation of cookies, if the User allows this, on his computer or any other peripheral. A cookie is a computer file which does not allow the User to be identified, but which records information about his browsing activity on the Website. The data thus obtained are intended to facilitate subsequent browsing on the Website in particular by measuring the number of visits.

Article 32-II as amended of law no. 78-87 of 6 January 1978 establishes the principle of the prior consent of the User before information is stored on his hardware or access is gained to information already stored unless these actions are strictly necessary to provide the service or the information the User expressly requests of the Publisher. The cookies used by the Website record mainly the URL of the links via which the User accesses the Website, the User’s access supplier and the User’s Internet Protocol (IP) address.

Refusal to allow a cookie to be installed can mean that it will not be possible to access certain services on the Website. The User can however configure his computer to refuse the installation of cookies. To set his browser to manage cookies, the User can consult the CNIL’s advice at the following address:



The Website may contain hypertext links to other websites. However, the Publisher is not able to check the content of sites visited in this way, and consequently cannot accept any liability for them.

The Website User may not put in place a hypertext link to the Website without the prior express authorisation of the Publisher.



The Publisher’s trademark (RATHEAUX) appearing on the site is a registered trademark (INPI ref. no. 1647760). Any total or partial reproduction without express permission is prohibited and is punishable as an infringement of copyright.

The use of any document from the Website is permitted only for information for private use. Any use made for other purposes is expressly prohibited.

Moreover, unless otherwise stated, the intellectual property rights over the documents contained in the Website and each of the elements created for this Website are the exclusive property of the Publisher or his suppliers, whereby none of them grants any licence or any right other than that of consultation of the Website.

The reproduction of any documents published on the Website is only permitted for the exclusive purpose of information for personal and private use, and any reproduction and any use of copies made for other purposes is expressly forbidden. All the trademarks on the Website belong to their respective companies. All products, logos, photographs, texts, slogans, drawings, images, animated sequences, whether with sound or not and all works incorporated in the Website are the property of their respective trademarks. Photographs showing products are not contractual.



For the optimum display of this website’s pages, we recommend using the following web browsers: EDGE, Firefox, Safari and Chrome.

This Website is accessible 24-7, except in the event of acts of God, IT problems, difficulties associated with the structure and operation of communication networks or technical difficulties. The Website may be interrupted at any time for maintenance reasons.

The Website user acknowledges that he has the skill and means necessary to access and use this Website.

The user is reminded that accessing or staying fraudulently in an IT system, disrupting or perverting its operation, fraudulently introducing or modifying the data of such a system constitutes an offence liable to criminal penalties.



The Publisher cannot be held liable for elements and events out of his control linked to the use of the Website nor their effects, nor any hardware and / or software incompatibilities and damage which may possibly result to the user’s technical environment, in particular to his computers, software, network equipment and any other equipment used to access or use the service and / or the information.

The content accessible on the Website is neither exhaustive nor kept constantly up to date. The accessible information does not constitute legal advice and it is incumbent on the user to contact a solicitor at RATHEAUX to arrange a legal consultation and a fee budget to be approved before any consultation or the drafting of a document.

The opinions expressed via LinkedIn, Twitter or the blogs commit only their authors.

Consequently, the Publisher cannot accept any liability: for any imprecision, inaccuracy or omission with regard to the information available on the Website; for any damages resulting from the fraudulent intrusion by a third party resulting in the modification of the information provided on the Website; and more generally for all damages, whether direct or indirect, whatever their causes, origins, nature or consequences, caused by anyone’s access to the Website or the impossibility of accessing it, and likewise the use of the Website and / or credence given to any information directly or indirectly from the latter.

The information appearing on the website is provided for general information only and is not contractual. The publisher cannot be held liable with regard to the reader for the consequences of the use he may make of it for himself or for the account of or intended for third parties.

The website Publisher cannot accept any liability for any error or omission with regard to the content of the present pages, and likewise in the event of interruption or permanent or temporary non-availability of the Website. The Publisher reserves the right to correct the content of this site at any moment and without notice.



Any difficulty, claim or dispute arising from or associated with the present conditions of use will be governed by French law. In any dispute with a professional, only the jurisdictions in the scope of the Court of Appeal of Lyon will be competent. If any stipulation of the presents is held to be illegal, invalid or inapplicable, in application of a law or a regulation or following a definitive ruling of an administration or competent court, the remaining provisions will remain in force.



The Publisher reserves the right to change the conditions of use of his Website at any time and without notice upon publication of the new conditions on the Website. The User will be automatically bound by these modifications when he browses on the Website and shall periodically read the conditions of use.


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