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Legal Notice & terms of use

1. Presentation of the site

In accordance with Article 6 of Law No. 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 on confidence in the digital economy, the identity of the various parties involved in the creation and monitoring of the http://www.Steenmeulen.com site is specified to users:

Owner: Joseph Markey – Le Steenmeulen – Association loi 1901- 550 Route d'Eecke 59114 TERDEGHEM – France – Tel: 0328 48 16 10

Creators : Denis and Estelle Phalempin, Go Online communication agency – Tel : 06 49 70 56 03 – Mail

Host : OVH – SAS – RCS Roubaix – 2 rue Kellermann 59100 Roubaix – France – Tel : 09 72 10 10 07

2. General conditions of use of the site and the services offered

Use of the http://www.Steenmeulen.com website implies full acceptance of the general conditions of use described below. These conditions of use may be modified or supplemented at any time, and users of this site are therefore invited to consult them regularly.

This site is normally accessible to users at all times. However, Le Steenmeulen may decide to interrupt the site for technical maintenance purposes and will endeavour to inform users in advance of the dates and times of the intervention.

The http://www.Steenmeulen.com website is regularly updated by Joseph Markey and the Go Online communication agency. Similarly, 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 take note of them.

3. Description of the services provided

The purpose of the website http://www.Steenmeulen.com is to provide information about all the company's activities.

Le Steenmeulen endeavours to provide information on the http://www.Steenmeulen.com site that is as accurate as possible. However, it cannot be held responsible for omissions, inaccuracies and shortcomings in the updating, whether these are its fault or that of third-party partners who provide this information.

All information on the http://www.Steenmeulen.com website is given as an indication and is likely to change. Furthermore, the information on the http://www.Steenmeulen.com website is not exhaustive. It is given subject to modifications having been made since it was put on line.

4. Contractual limitations on technical data

The site uses JavaScript technology.

The website cannot be held responsible for any 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.

5. Intellectual property and counterfeiting

Le Steenmeulen 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, modification, 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 : Le Steenmeulen.

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.

6. Limitations of liability

Le Steenmeulen cannot be held responsible for direct and indirect damage caused to the user's equipment when accessing the site http://www.Steenmeulen.com, 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.

Le Steenmeulen cannot be held responsible for indirect damage (such as loss of market or loss of opportunity) resulting from the use of the http://www.Steenmeulen.com website.

Interactive areas (possibility to ask questions in the contact area) are available to users. Le Steenmeulen 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, Le Steenmeulen 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.).


7. Management of personal data

In France, personal data is protected by law n° 78-87 of 6 January 1978, law n° 2004-801 of 6 August 2004, article L. 226-13 of the Penal Code and the European Directive of 24 October 1995.

When using the http://www.Steenmeulen.com website, the following information may be collected: the URL of the links through which the user accessed the http://www.Steenmeulen.com website, the user's access provider, the user's Internet protocol (IP) address.

In any case, Le Steenmeulen only collects personal information relating to the user for the purpose of certain services offered by the site http://www.Steenmeulen.com. The user provides this information with full knowledge of the facts, in particular when he/she enters it himself/herself. It is then specified to the user of the site http://www.Steenmeulen.com whether or not they are required to provide this information.

In accordance with the provisions of Articles 38 and following of Law 78-17 of 6 January 1978 relating to data processing, files and freedoms, any user has the right to access, rectify and oppose personal data concerning him/her, by making a written and signed request, accompanied by a copy of the identity document with the signature of the holder of the document, specifying the address to which the reply should be sent.

No personal information of the user of the site http://www.Steenmeulen.com is published without the user's knowledge, exchanged, transferred, ceded or sold on any medium whatsoever to third parties. Only the assumption of the repurchase of Le Steenmeulen 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 site http://www.Steenmeulen.com.

The site is not declared to the CNIL as it does not collect personal information.

The databases are protected by the provisions of the law of 1 July 1998 transposing Directive 96/9 of 11 March 1996 on the legal protection of databases.

8. Hypertext links and cookies

The website http://www.Steenmeulen.com contains a number of hyperlinks to other websites, set up with the permission of Le Steenmeulen. However, Le Steenmeulen is not in a position to check the content of the sites visited in this way, and consequently cannot accept any responsibility for them.

Browsing the website http://www.Steenmeulen.com may result in the installation of cookie(s) on the user's computer. A cookie is a small file which does not allow the user to be identified, 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 as follows to refuse the installation of cookies:

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

Under 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. Finally 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 Show advanced settings. In the 'Privacy' 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 Show advanced settings. In the “Privacy" section, click on preferences. In the “Privacy" tab, you can block cookies.

9. Applicable law and jurisdiction

Any dispute relating to the use of the http://www.Steenmeulen.com website is subject to French law. Exclusive jurisdiction is given to the competent courts of Paris.

10. The main laws concerned

Law n° 78-87 of 6 January 1978, notably modified by law n° 2004-801 of 6 August 2004 relating to information technology, files and freedoms.

Law n° 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 for confidence in the digital economy.


11. Glossary

User: Internet user connecting to and using the above-mentioned site.

Personal information: “information which allows, in any form whatsoever, directly or indirectly, the identification of the natural persons to whom it applies" (article 4 of law n° 78-17 of 6 January 1978).

Credits: The legal notices were generated and offered by Subdelirium, a communication agency in Angoulême.


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Joseph and Véra Markey take you on a passionate tour of their heritage from the past: a brick windmill that still turns and produces flour & a museum of Flemish rural life at the beginning of the 20th century. More than just a guided tour, the owners offer you a moment of transmission!

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