Legal Notice

Site Editor

Company name of the editor: QWANT
Company Status: Joint Stock Company
RCC: Paris n° B 532 867 256
EU VAT N°: FR 70 532 867 256
Registered Capital: €11,450
Registered Office: 30 avenue George V 75008 Paris
Email: contact@qwant.com
Telephone: 01 83 64 89 37
Legal representative: President: Jean-Manuel ROZAN
Name of editor: Jean-Manuel ROZAN


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The terms in capital letters in this legal notice are defined within the General Conditions of Use of this Site, available at this link http://www.qwant.com/cgu.



Access to the Site and services

The site http://www.qwant.com is a site whose purpose is to provide a dynamic, real-time updated search engine as well as other services.



This site is subject exclusively to French law and the French court of appeal with jurisdiction in Paris.



The user of the site http://www.qwant.com, whether it has subscribed or not to the service offered by QWANT through this Site, acknowledges that it has the skill and means necessary for accessing and using this site. It recognizes that it is aware of this legal notice and will respect it. The user is informed that the site http://www.qwant.com is accessible 24 hours a day and seven days a week. The user also acknowledges that this accessibility may be interrupted in case of force majeure, computer problems, problems related to the telecommunication network, or other technical problems. In order to test, inspect, or maintain, QWANT may interrupt access to the site and will try, using an announcement on the Site, to give prior warning to the users. QWANT will not be liable for any consequence resulting from this for any Site user.



Information made available by the search engine or services

Information provided by the site http://www.qwant.com through its search motor and services is for informational purposes only. QWANT will strive to ensure the accuracy of the information updated in real time and posted on this site. It may however neither guarantee that the results and information obtained are exempt of any error or flaw nor guarantee the completeness, precision, comprehensiveness, or absence of change by a third party. Therefore, QWANT refuses any responsibility of any kind:

  • in case of lack of precision or accuracy, error, or omission regarding any of the information available on the Site;
  • in case of a lack of access to information;
  • for any damage, direct and/or indirect, regardless of the causes, origins, nature, or consequences, incurred due to access of any person to the Site or the impossibility of accessing it;
  • of use of the Site and/or the credit given any information coming directly or indirectly from the Site;
  • for decisions taken on the basis of information contained on the Site and its use that may be made of it by third parties.


  • Hypertext links

    The hypertext links placed in the framework of the site http://www.qwant.com leading to other resources located on the Internet are intended to allow the user to navigate smoothly through the Internet. Notwithstanding, QWANT, not being not the editor of these sites, cannot control their content. Therefore, QWANT may not be held liable for the content of these sites accessed in this away or any collection or transmission of personal data, installation of cookies or any other method with a similar purpose carried out by these sites. Furthermore, the existence of a QWANT site link to another site does not constitute a recommendation or a validation of this site or its content unless other specified in the special service terms and conditions. It is the obligation of the user to use this information applying discretion and critical thinking.



    Intellectual property

    All rights reserved, QWANT® is a registered trademark of the QWANT company. Any complete or partial reproduction of this trademark and its logo for whatever purpose, including advertising, done on the basis of elements of the Site without the prior, written agreement of the owner of the trademark is forbidden in conformance with Article L. 713-2 of the Intellectual Property Code. The Site as well as the elements that comprise it (texts, photos, images, software, and/or data bases...) are protected by French and international legislation concerning authors rights and intellectual property. The Site is the exclusive property of the QWANT company. Site users are freely granted only a personal, exclusive, and non-transmittable right of access and use of the Site, including the printing of the web pages. Any reproduction, representation, or distribution, in total or in part, of the content as well as any retrieval, even partial, of the data bases of this Site onto any medium or by any means is forbidden. The failure to respect this ban constitutes an infringement that will make the infringer civilly and penally responsible. No right regarding this Site is granted without having obtained the previous authorization of the QWANT company. Specifically, it is forbidden to extract or adapt all or or part of the Site.



    Software and Privacy

    In certain cases, (questionnaires, requests for information, applying for membership, etc.), QWANT may be required to ask Site users to communicate personal information to it, such as their last name, first name, contact information, and email address. This data is collected and treated in conformance with Law No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978 in regards to information technology, files, and freedom, amended. The data gathered on the Site are necessary for the creating the registration and payment of subscribed Services. In this context, cookies may be installed in your computer (in the browser) only during the time of the session to record the data regarding your navigation on the Site. You may refuse to allow the registration of these cookies.

    The Site user is informed that it has the right of access, rectification, and deletion regarding the data concerning it either by writing by mail to QWANT, 30 Avenue George V, 75008 PARIS or by sending an email to contact@qwant.com (making sure to indicate precisely the purpose of its request). The Site user is specifically informed that, in conformance with the Law of 6 January 1978, the personal information communicated by the user in the forms presented on the Site are intended for the use of QWANT and may be at some time transmitted to third parties, including subsidiaries and partner companies of the QWANT company. The Site user may refuse to allow this transfer by writing to the above mentioned address.



    Cookies

    The Site user is informed that, during its visits to the Site, a cookie may be automatically installed on its browser software and temporarily retained in the memory. A cookie is an element that does not allow the user to be identified but acts to record the data regarding the browsing of the user on the Internet. The user of http://www.qwant.com recognizes that it has been informed of this practice and authorizes QWANT to use it. The Site user may deactivate this cooked through the parameters that appear in its browsing software. The user recognizes that such deactivating may prevent access to certain features of the Site or its services.



    Site Development

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