Legal Notices

The website (“the Site”) is the property of AFPICL (“Lyon Catholic University”), a non-profit organization, under French Law of 1901, with its head office at 10 place des Archives 69002 Lyon - France


Access to the Site and use of its content are subject to the conditions set forth below. The fact of accessing and viewing the Site constitutes unreserved acceptance of the said conditions.
The Director of publication for this Website is Franck PISSOCHET, Head of Marketing and Communication
The Site is directly and permanently hosted by AFPICL – Lyon Catholic University, 10 place des Archives 69002 Lyon - France
KOSMOS a business corporation having a registered capital of 429 979,90 €, with its head office at 8 rue Kervégan 44000 Nantes - France, registered in the Nantes Trade and Companies Register under number 419 223 425, is responsible for the graphics and integration of the Site


All information appearing on this Site is given by Lyon Catholic University - on a purely indicative basis. Lyon Catholic University endeavors to keep the Site up to date. Lyon Catholic University's only responsibility with respect to people accessing the Site is to use due care. Even though Lyon Catholic University has done its utmost to ensure that the information contained in its Site is reliable and exhaustive, Lyon Catholic University shall not be held liable for any errors, omissions or results that may be obtained by using this information. In particular, the use of hypertext links may lead users to seek information on other websites over which Lyon Catholic University has no control. Consequently, users acknowledge that they use such information at their exclusive risk.
The Site offers information and documentation content. It does not host any kind of advertising. Lyon Catholic University draws the attention of visitors to the fact that certain information provided on the Site may not be appropriate for people residing outside France, and this mainly because of differences in laws and regulations that may exist between the different countries.


The general structure together with the software, texts, animated and still images, sound, know-how, designs, graphics, databases and more generally all the other features composing the Site are the exclusive property of Lyon Catholic University. Any representation and/or total or partial reproduction of the Site by any procedure whatsoever is prohibited without express consent from Lyon Catholic University and would constitute a case of counterfeiting, which is sanctioned by articles L.335-2 and seq. of the French Intellectual Property Code. All trademarks and logos appearing on the Site are the property of Lyon Catholic University or third parties. Any use and total or partial reproduction of these trademarks and/or logos is prohibited as stipulated in article L.713-2 of the French Intellectual Property Code without the prior express consent of Lyon Catholic University or third party copyright owner.


The Site may contain links to other websites. However, Lyon Catholic University does not represent and does not inspect these sites and is not responsible for their content.
In accordance with the provisions of the French data protection act of 6 January 1978 and the GDPR, users are informed that information communicated by users via the forms featured on the Site or by sending emails is required for dealing with their requests and is intended for use by Lyon Catholic University, which is responsible for processing the said information for administrative, commercial and/or marketing management purposes. Personal information concerning users is intended for Lyon Catholic University and will not be communicated to third parties. Lyon Catholic University uses all means possible to ensure the safety and confidentiality of personal files created in this way. Users have the right to access, withdraw and modify personal data via tracing technology. They are informed that they have the right to access and rectify personal data by writing to AFPIC - Lyon Catholic University, 10 place des Archives 69002 Lyon - France or by sending an email to However, Lyon Catholic University wishes to draw users' attention to possible breaches of confidentiality in the case of data sent over the Internet. Site users are required to comply with the provisions of the data protection act. Any violation of the said act is subject to legal sanctions. In particular, they must refrain from collecting or misusing personal information to which they have access and generally speaking from doing anything that may constitute an invasion of privacy or damage the reputation of others.


Lyon Catholic University shall be entitled to amend and update the content of information published on the website at any time and without prior notice.


The rules concerning the form and content of this Site are governed by French law. Its content will be assessed by the competent French jurisdiction alone. Rules concerning conflicting law shall not apply; French law shall be applied fully and unreservedly in all cases.

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