- About us
La FONDATION RENÉ CASSIN – INSTITUT INTERNATIONAL DES DROITS DE L’HOMME,
FONDATION RECONNUE D’UTILITÉ PUBLIQUE, with a capital of 1984000,00 euros, whose registered office is
in STRASBOURG (67000) 2 allée René Cassin 67000 STRASBOURG, registered under
siret 77886484300041. Declaration of activity registered under number 44670634667 with the
Prefect of the Grand Est Region and Certificate No. 721056 issued by Qualiopi. The Foundation is represented by
by Mr. Emmanuel DECAUX (hereafter the “Foundation”). The Foundation offers the following services
online and face-to-face training’, ‘rental of training rooms’, ‘rental of
offices”, “e-learning courses”. The Foundation is recognised as a public utility by virtue of the decree in
Council of State n°INTD1515586D dated 11 December 2015.
These General Terms and Conditions of Sale (hereinafter referred to as the “GTCS”) constitute the sole basis for the
commercial relationship between the parties.
They set out the conditions under which the Foundation provides its Services to its clients
professionals who request it directly or on paper.
They apply to all Services provided by the Foundation for all clients of the same
category, regardless of any clauses that may appear on a client document, including its
general terms and conditions of purchase.
They are systematically communicated to the client who makes the request.
any order implies the acceptance of the GTC.
Customer means any person who places an order by direct contact or on paper;
Order means any order placed by the Client with a view to benefiting from the services of the
General Terms and Conditions of Sale or GTCs mean this document;
Consumer means the buyer who is a natural person acting outside his professional activity;
Professional means the buyer who is a natural or legal person acting in the course of his business
Services means all services offered by the Foundation; and
Foundation refers to the René Cassin Foundation – International Institute of Human Rights, more
as described in article I of these general terms and conditions of sale.
Orders are placed by the Client through direct contact, on our website or by email.
- Service provision and prices
The prices are those in force on the day the Order is placed, as established on the website
The Foundation may grant the Customer price reductions, discounts and rebates depending on the
number of Services ordered or according to the regularity of the Orders, according to the conditions
set by it.
- Payment terms and conditions
The price is payable in full on the day of the order.
Payment can be made by: credit card, Paypal platform and with prior agreement of the
Foundation by bank transfer. In the latter case, the bank charges are to be paid in full
of the customer.
- Performance of the services
The Service ordered will be provided by :
The Foundation undertakes to respect to the best of its ability the deadlines announced at the time of placing the Order.
However, it can in no way be held responsible for delays in the completion of
benefits caused by faults that are not attributable to it.
The Foundation cannot be held liable for delays caused by reasons of
force majeure, i.e. due to the occurrence of an unforeseeable, irresistible and
beyond the Foundation’s control.
For all orders placed, the Customer has a right of complaint of 30 days from
from the date of completion of the training to the provision of the Service.
To exercise this right of complaint, the Customer must send the Foundation the following address
firstname.lastname@example.org a declaration in which it expresses its reservations and complaints,
together with the relevant supporting documents.
A claim that does not comply with the conditions described above cannot be accepted.
- Right of withdrawal and cancellation conditions of the
The Consumer has a right of withdrawal of 15 working days after the order, except
for the products mentioned in Article L. 221-28 of the Consumer Code.
To exercise this right of withdrawal, the Consumer shall send a declaration to the address
The full fee paid for the service will be refunded within 14 days of the
acknowledgement by the Foundation of its declaration of withdrawal. The reimbursement will be made by
the same means of payment as the one used for the purchase.
However, if the provision of services has already begun at the date of taking cognisance of the
If the Foundation withdraws from the contract, the value of the service already provided will be
deducted from the refund. This will be done by the same means of payment as for the purchase.
The conditions for cancellation of each course at the client’s initiative are specified for each
action directly on the Foundation’s website.
- Legal guarantees
The Services provided to Consumers are guaranteed in accordance with the legal provisions of the
Consumer Code and the Civil Code.
- Processing of personal data
The purchase by the Customer may involve the processing of his/her personal data. If the Client
refuses the processing of his/her data, he/she is asked to refrain from using the services of the
This processing of personal data is done in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation.
Data Protection 2016/679 of 27 April 2016.
In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of 27 April 2016 “on the protection of personal data
the Customer agrees to the following: “the processing of personal data of natural persons”, the Customer consents to the processing of personal data of natural persons
processing (collection, recording, storage, consultation, use, communication) of
personal data by the René Cassin Foundation in order to allow the
management of the service ordered and access to the activities. The Customer’s data will be stored
for as long as necessary for the purpose of the processing before being archived
This is an intermediate period, taking into account the legal time limits for contract management and billing.
The Customer acknowledges that he/she is entitled under the provisions of Articles 15, 16, 17, 18 and
21 of the above-mentioned Regulation of a right of access to data concerning him/her, a right of rectification, a right of
right of opposition, a right to limit the processing of his/her data and a right to
the deletion of its data. To exercise these rights or in case of difficulty, please contact the
René Cassin Foundation, by e-mail (email@example.com).
Finally, and in accordance with Article 7 of the Regulation, the service provider is informed of the possibility of
withdraw this consent at any time, after having informed the René Cassin Foundation, by e-mail to
To the above address.
In addition, in accordance with the French Data Protection Act of 6 January 1978, the Customer may, at any time
right to question, access, rectify, modify and oppose the use of the data.
the whole of its personal data by writing, by mail and by proving its identity, to
At the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
This personal data is necessary to process the Order, as well as to improve
services offered on the Foundation.
- Sharing of collected data
The Foundation may use third party companies to carry out certain operations.
The Customer agrees that third party companies may have access to his/her data to enable the
of its order.
These Third Party Companies only have access to the data collected in order to perform a task
The Foundation remains responsible for the processing of this data.
In addition, the Customer may receive information or commercial offers from
from the Foundation or its partners.
The Customer may at any time object to receiving these commercial offers by writing to
To the address of the Foundation indicated above.
In addition, Customer information may be passed on to third parties without their express consent
to achieve the following goals:
respect the law
protect any person from serious bodily harm or even death
fight against fraud or attacks on the Foundation or its members
users protect the property rights of the Foundation.
- Protection of the data
The Foundation ensures an appropriate level of security commensurate with the risks involved and
their likelihood, in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 of 27
However, these measures do not constitute a guarantee and do not commit the Foundation to a
obligation of result regarding data security.
To enable its Users to benefit from optimal navigation on the Site and a better
of the various interfaces and applications, the Foundation is likely to implement a
cookie on the User’s computer. This cookie is used to store information about the
navigation on the Site, as well as any data entered by the Users (notably
searches, login, email, password).
The User expressly authorises the Foundation to place on the User’s hard disk a file
The User has the possibility to block, modify the retention period, or delete this
cookie via the browser interface. If the systematic deactivation of cookies on the browser
prevents the User from using certain services or functionalities of the Site, this malfunctioning
shall in no way constitute damage for the member who shall not be entitled to claim any
compensation for this fact.
The information contained in the Foundation’s catalogues, prospectuses and price lists is given for information only.
They are indicative and may be revised at any time.
The Foundation is entitled to make any changes it deems necessary.
When placing an Order, the Customer is subject to the provisions set out in the current GTC
when the order is placed.
- Intellectual property
The brand, the logo and the graphic charter are registered trademarks owned by
exclusively to the Foundation. Any dissemination, exploitation, representation, reproduction, whether it be
without the express authorisation of the aforementioned Foundation will expose the offender to legal action.
civil and criminal proceedings.
- Jurisdiction clause
The law governing the GTC is French law. Any dispute that may arise between the Foundation and a
In the event of a dispute with the Customer during the performance of the GTC, an attempt will be made to resolve it amicably. Otherwise
disputes will be brought to the attention of the competent courts under ordinary law.
- Acceptance by the Client
Le Client accepte expressément les CGV. He/she declares that he/she is aware of this and waives his/her right to claim
any other document, in particular its own general conditions of purchase.