New legislation on personal data protection has come into force on 25 May 2018.
Legislation on personal data protection
- Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European parliament and of the council 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 (General Data Protection Regulation – GDPR)
- Law n°7817 of 6 January 1978 on data processing, files and freedoms, amended by law n°2018-493 of 20 June 2018 relating to the protection of personal data (the “Data Protection Act”)
Complete versions are available through the links below:
We pay particular attention to ensure that the collection and processing of your personal data complies with applicable legislation.
If you want to know:
- Why your data are processed,
- To whom your data are transmitted,
- How long we keep your data,
We invite you to refer to the information on the following links:
- If you are our contact for a client of the firm
- If you are a candidate for a job, internship, employment or collaboration with the firm
- If you are our contact for a supplier of the firm
- If your personal data is included in a matter handled by the firm
Which rights do you have?
You can request the deletion of your data.
You may request the restriction of processing, in cases and to the extent provided for by the applicable legislation.
You may object to the processing.
You have the right to the portability of the personal data you have provided us with, in accordance with the applicable legislation.
You have the right to define directives concerning the conservation, deletion and communication of your personal data after your death, in accordance with the applicable legal and regulatory provisions.
You have the right not to be subject to a decision based exclusively on automated processing, in cases and within the limits provided for by the applicable legislation. We inform you that the Firm does not carry out any such processing.
You can exercise your rights by:
- Sending an email to email@example.com
- Sending a letter to the following address:
Data Protection Officer
47, rue Dumont d’Urville
Your request will be processed as soon as possible, provided you can prove your identity by attaching a copy of your official identity document to your e-mail or letter.
OUR DATA PROTECTION OFFICER
We have appointed a Data Protection Officer:
Avocat au Barreau de Paris
2, rue des Colonels Renard
You can contact our DPO by post, or by e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org
COMPLAINTS TO THE CNIL
You may lodge a complaint about the processing of your personal data with the National Commission for Computing and Freedoms - Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertés (CNIL) – www.cnil.fr – 3 place de Fontenoy 75007 Paris.
For more information on how to make a complaint: https://www.cnil.fr/en/home