Legal mentions

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Legal mentions in effect since the 4th of december 2019.


Fondation Maison des Sciences de l'Homme
Foundation recognized as a public charity
54 boulevard Raspail 75006 Paris
N° SIRET : 775 664 105 00019
Tel : +33 1 40 48 64 00
Email :

Director of publication

Antonin Cohen
Tel: +33 1 40 48 64 00

Hosting company

Fondation Maison des Sciences de l'Homme


The name and logo of the Fondation Maison des Sciences de l'Homme (FMSH) appearing on the site are registered trademarks; any reproduction or total or partial representation of these brands without the express prior authorization of the FMSH is prohibited, and would engage the responsibility of the user within the meaning of articles L 713-2 and L 713-3 of the Property Code intellectual.

It is recalled, in accordance with Article L122-5 of the Intellectual Property Code, that the Internet user who reproduces, copies or publishes the protected content must cite the author and his source.

Hypertext links

The FMSH website contains a number of hypertext links to other sites, set up by third parties. However, the FMSH does not have the possibility of verifying the content of the sites thus visited, and therefore assumes no responsibility for this fact.


Despite the care taken in the website creation, the FMSH does not guarantee and can not bear any responsibility for the use that may be made of it. The FMSH cannot guarantee that the information on the site is complete, precise, exact, free from any error and up to date. All information is presented for indicative and general purposes without contractual value and may be modified without prior warning. Nothing on this website can be considered as scientific advice in research, a pre-selection for applications, acceptance of a research project or a manuscript.

The website cannot be held responsible for any viruses that could infect the computer or any computer equipment of the Internet user, following use, access, or download from this website.

The website cannot be held liable in the event of force majeure or the unforeseeable and insurmountable fact of a third party.

Privacy policy

The FMSH is committed to ensuring that the collection and processing of your data, carried out from the site, comply with the general data protection regulations (RGPD) of the European Parliament. and of the Council of April 27, 2016, of the law of January 6, 1978 relating to data processing, files and freedoms.

    1. Entity responsible

The FMSH is responsible for processing your personal data collected through the website Its contact details are as follows:

54 boulevard Raspail
75006 Paris
Phone : +33 1 40 48 64 00
Email :

    2. Purposes

The information collected via the website is subject to computer processing for the following purposes:

  • Managing the sending of electronic mails, in particular newsletters and invitations to events organized by the FMSH.
  • The establishment of website usage statistics.

The processing for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by the FMSH as well as the consent of the persons concerned serve as a legal basis for the purposes described above.

    3. Recipients et transfer of personal data

The FMSH specifies that it does not intend to sell or market the personal data of Internet users.

The FMSH may however transmit the data to its partners or to subcontractors, within the meaning of the general data protection regulations, for the same purposes.

The transfer of those personal data to a state outside the European Union is not envisaged.

    4. Length of data retention

The data provided for managing the dispatch of the newsletter and press releases are kept until the consent of the subscribers is withdrawn.

The data that are necessary for the establishment of statistics on the use of the FMSH website. These data are kept for a period of 14 months from their collection by the FMSH, then they will be anonymized.

    5. Internet users and users' rights

In accordance with the amended Data Protection Act, the Internet user has a right of access, rectification, portability or deletion, opposition or limitation of the processing of his data as well as a right of withdrawal from their consent to the processing of their data.

These rights are exercised at the address or by registered letter with acknowledgment of receipt accompanied by a copy of an identity document signed at the address :

Fondation Maison des Sciences de l’Homme
Secrétariat général
54 boulevard Raspail
75006 Paris

In addition, and according to Article 77 of the GDPR, the Internet user has the right to lodge a complaint with the National Commission for Informatics and Liberties (CNIL), 3 Place de Fontenoy, 75334 Paris Cedex 07.

Applicable law and attribution of jurisdiction

These Legal Notices are governed by French law.