Legal notices

Presentation of the website:

Pursuant to Article 6 of Law No. 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 for confidence in the digital economy, users of the website are informed of the identity of the various parties involved in its implementation and monitoring :

Owner: brl avocats – SELAS with a capital of 37 000 € – 11-13 avenue de Friedland – 75008 Paris
Person responsible for the website content: Henri Guyot / The person responsible for publication is a natural or legal person.
Host: OVH – 2 rue Kellermann – 59100 Roubaix – France
Graphic design : Agence de communication imagraph
Webmaster/Development : Agence de communication imagraph

General conditions of use of the site and the services offered:

Use of the website implies full acceptance of the general conditions of use described below. These conditions of use may be modified or completed at any time, and users of the website are therefore invited to consult them regularly.

This site is normally accessible to users at all times. However, brl avocats may decide to interrupt the site for technical maintenance purposes. In such a case, brl avocats will endeavour to inform users in advance of the dates and times of the intervention.

The website is updated regularly by Sabrina Swiners, Ssecretary General of the firm. In the same way, the legal notices may be modified at any time: they are nevertheless binding on the user, who is invited to refer to them as often as possible in order to become familiar with them.

Description of the services provided:

The purpose of the website is to provide information about all the firm’s activities. The website is regularly updated by brl avocats.

brl avocats endeavours to provide information on the website that is as accurate as possible.

However, it cannot be held responsible for omissions, inaccuracies and shortcomings in updating, whether these are its fault or the fault of third-party partners who provide it with this information.

All information on the website is given for information purposes only and is subject to change. Furthermore, the information figuring on the website is not exhaustive. It is given subject to modifications having been made since it was put online.

Contractual limitations on technical data

The site uses JavaScript technology.

The website cannot be held responsible for material damage linked to the use of the site. Furthermore, the user of the site undertakes to access the site using recent, virus-free equipment and with a last-generation updated browser.

Intellectual property and counterfeiting:

Cabinet brl avocats is the owner of the intellectual property rights or holds the rights of use on all the elements accessible on the site, in particular the texts, images, graphics, logos, icons, sounds and software.

Any reproduction, representation, modificcation, publication, adaptation of all or part of the elements of the site, whatever the means or process used, is prohibited, except with the prior written authorisation of : Cabinet brl avocats.

Any unauthorised use of the site or of any of the elements it contains will be considered as constituting an infringement and will be prosecuted in accordance with the provisions of articles L.335-2 et seq. of the Intellectual Property Code.

Limitations of liability:

brl avocats cannot be held responsible for direct and indirect damage caused to the user’s equipment when accessing the website, and resulting either from the use of equipment that does not meet the specifications indicated in point 4, or from the appearance of a bug or an incompatibility.

brl avocats cannot be held responsible for indirect damage (such as loss of market or loss of opportunity) resulting from the use of the website

Interactive areas (possibility of asking questions in the contact area) are available to users. brl avocats reserves the right to delete, without prior notice, any content posted in this area that contravenes the legislation applicable in France, in particular the provisions relating to data protection. Where applicable, brl avocats also reserves the right to hold the user civilly and/or criminally liable, particularly in the event of messages of a racist, insulting, defamatory or pornographic nature, whatever the medium used (text, photographs, etc.).

Personal data management:

In France, personal data are protected.

Concerned about respecting your privacy, brl avocats is committed to guaranteeing the confidentiality and security of any personal data it may collect in the course of your browsing on its website.

More specifically, brl avocats undertakes to comply with the legal provisions in force, namely Law n°78-17 of 6 January 1978 and Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 (known as RGPD).

brl avocats, in its capacity as data controller, undertakes to :

  • To implement all the technical and organisational measures necessary to respect the protection of your personal data;
  • To collect only the personal data necessary to process your request;
  • To process personal data collected lawfully, fairly and transparently;
  • To use the personal data collected in accordance with its finality, namely to respond to your requests, to contact you by email or phone ;
  • To ensure the accuracy of the personal data collected;
  • To ensure the security of the personal data collected;
  • To prevent the personal data collected from being communicated to persons not expressly authorised to receive them;
  • To keep the personal data collected only for as long as necessary for its finality.

When using the website, the following information may be collected: the URL of links through which the user accessed the website, the user’s internet service provider, the user’s internet protocol (IP) address.

In any case, brl avocats only collects personal information about the user for the purpose of certain services offered by the site

In addition, brl avocats collects data when :

  • You fill in the “contact” page of its website;
  • You contact us by email or by phone.

This includes your surname, first name, company, position, phone number, e-mail address and any personal data you provide in your contact request message or during our phone conversation.

The user provides this information with full knowledge of the facts, in particular when he/she enters it. The user of the website is then informed whether or not he/she is required to provide this information.

Your data, collected on this website, are collected for the following main finalities:

  • Application management (collaboration and internship)
  • Management of registrations for our events
  • Request for information

On the personal data collected, you have the following rights:

  • The right to access and obtain a copy of your personal data;
  • The right to have your personal data rectified either because it is incorrect, or to update it, or to complete it;
  • The right to object to the processing of your personal data;
  • The right to withdraw your consent to the processing of your personal data;
  • The right to restrict the processing of your personal data;
  • The right to be forgotten or to have your personal data deleted;
  • The right to portability of the data you have provided to us, where such data is subject to automated processing based on consent or contract.

To exercise these rights, you can send a request :

  • by email to:
  • or by mail to : DPO brl avocats – 11/13 Avenue de Friedland – 75008 Paris

For security reasons and to avoid any abusive or fraudulent requests, all requests must be accompanied by a signed copy of an identity document, the use of which will be strictly limited to the processing of the request, and deleted as soon as the processing is completed.

No personal information of the user of the website is published, exchanged, transferred, assigned or sold on any medium whatsoever to third parties without the user’s knowledge. Only the assumption of the repurchase of brl avocats and its rights would allow the transmission of the said information to the eventual purchaser who would in turn be bound by the same obligation of conservation and modification of the data with respect to the user of the website.

The Personal Data collected by brl avocats is hosted within the European Union and is not transferred outside the European Union.

Hyperlinks and cookies:

The website contains a number of hyperlinks to other sites, set up with the authorisation of brl avocats. However, brl avocats does not have the possibility of verifying the content of the sites visited in this way, and consequently cannot accept any responsibility for this.

Browsing the website is likely to cause the installation of cookie(s) on the user’s computer. A cookie is a small file, which does not allow the identification of the user, but which records information relating to the navigation of a computer on a site. The data thus obtained is intended to facilitate subsequent navigation on the site, and is also intended to allow various measures of frequentation.

Refusing to install a cookie may make it impossible to access certain services.

However, the user can configure his computer in the following way, to refuse the installation of cookies:

In Internet Explorer: tool tab (cog-shaped pictogram at the top right) / internet options. Click on Confidentiality and choose Block all cookies. Validate with Ok.

In Firefox: at the top of the browser window, click on the Firefox button, then go to the Options tab. Click on the Privacy tab. Set the Retention Rules to: use custom settings for history. Uncheck it to disable cookies.

In Safari: Click on the menu icon (symbolised by a cog) at the top right of the browser. Select Settings. Click on Display advanced settings. In the “Confidentiality” section, click on Content settings. In the “Cookies” section, you can block cookies.

In Chrome: Click on the menu icon (symbolised by three horizontal lines) at the top right of the browser. Select Settings. Click on Display advanced settings. In the “Confidentiality” section, click on preferences. In the ‘Confidentiality’ tab, you can block cookies.

Applicable law and jurisdiction:

Any dispute relating to the use of the website is subject to French law. The competent courts of Paris have exclusive jurisdiction.

The main laws involved:

Law no. 78-87 of 6 January 1978, notably modified by law no. 2004-801 of 6 August 2004 on information technology, files and freedoms.
Law n° 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 for the confidence in the digital economy.


User: Internet user connecting to and using the above-mentioned site.
Personal information: “information which allows, in any form whatsoever, directly or not, the identification of the natural persons to whom it applies” (article 4 of law n° 78-17 of 6 January 1978).

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