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The information featuring on Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory website is provided for information purposes only. Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory cannot guarantee the accuracy, the comprehensive or the up-to-date nature of the information that is published on the web site. Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory does everything in its power to offer users information and/or tools that are available and suitably checked, but hereby disclaims any liability for any errors or omissions, or for a lack of availability of the information and of the services. Users hereby acknowledge and agree that they shall use this information under their sole responsibility. Users hereby declare that they have become acquainted with the foregoing terms prior to accessing the web site. By choosing to access the web site, users expressly and irrevocably accept to be bound by the following terms.

Intellectual property rights

All the elements (texts, logos, images, sounds, software, icons, layouts, databases, etc.) contained in the main web site and in the associated web sites are protected by national and international intellectual property laws. These elements shall remain the exclusive property of Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory and/or of its partners.

You must not therefore reproduce, show, adapt, translate and/or transform in any way, whether partly or fully, nor transfer to another web site, any element making up the web site. Any failure to comply with this prohibition may constitute an infringement of intellectual property rights for which you will incur civil and criminal liability. In accordance with the provisions of France’s Code de la propriété intellectuelle [intellectual property laws], only uses of the elements of the web site for strictly personal purposes is permitted.

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Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory disclaims any liability for the content of the sites which are accessible via links. The positioning of hypertext links pointing towards pages or documents published on the Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory website is only authorized provided that the links in question provide a means of identifying the fact that the documents originate from Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory. Users must notify their intention to implement such links to Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory beforehand. Prior to using any of the information on Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory’s website, users must submit an application for authorization to the Communication Department of Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory. Authorization shall be granted if the request does not run counter to the interests of Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory. Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory shall be entitled to prosecute any person who should not comply with these rules.

Modification of these legal statements

Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory shall be entitled to modify these legal statements from time to time. Users of the web site will be bound by the terms and conditions that are in force at the time of their visit.

Applicable law in case of a dispute

The applicable law shall be French law.