The website is edited by CORESTA, an association founded in 1956, ruled by French law, promoting international cooperation in scientific research relative to tobacco and tobacco products, located 11 rue du Quatre Septembre, 75002 PARIS (France), represented by its Secretary General, Mr Pierre-Marie GUITTON.


The website is hosted by Mamasam, SARL with assets of 11,433€, located 48, avenue de la République, 94300 VINCENNES (France), registered at RCS CRÉTEIL on the number B 428 815 708, represented by its Managing Director, Mr Bertrand MANSION.

Intellectual Property Rights

The website, including all of its contents (databases, texts, still or animated images), are protected by the intellectual property law and notably by Articles L.112-2 ff and L.341-1 of the intellectual property code.

Beyond strictly personal and private use, the right to consult, to reproduce, or to publicly use the contents present on the site has been obtained from the editor only for use in a non-profit and educational setting. All aforementioned uses do not entail the transfer of intellectual property rights for the content used.

Any use of the website for collective purposes beyond the aforementioned uses, requires the express written permission of the website editor or the various authors or assigns specified under each image on the website.

Where the Members' password protected section is concerned, information published in this section is strictly reserved for persons with authorised access and may not to be disclosed to non-Members. Members having a specific need for this content for use in non-CORESTA activities must request prior approval by the CORESTA Board, via the General Secretariat.

Violation of these clauses exposes the offender, and all those responsible, to sanctioned civil and criminal legal proceedings under a charge of forgery (Article L.335-2 ff of the intellectual property code).

The website in its entirety is protected under French and international legislation on copyright and intellectual property rights.

All rights reserved.