LEGAL STATEMENT

  • Preface

    TERMS & CONDITIONS OF USE / LEGAL NOTICE




    IMPORTANT! Please carefully read the following terms and conditions ("Terms") governing your use (including access, browsing and/or use of any interactive features) of those portions of the CHANEL website accessible at www.chanel.com, as well as and including any other CHANEL websites or web pages accessible through the CHANEL website or other promotional websites CHANEL hosts or sponsors such as minisites or pages on third party social networking websites, directed at consumers in Australia, including those portions of the CHANEL website accessible by going to www.chanel.com and selecting “Asia-Pacific” and then “Australia” in the appropriate region (collectively the “Sites”).

    Please see the separate terms of use applicable to other language-specific or country-specific or region-specific web pages available on those pages when you access them through www.chanel.com or through other promotional websites.

    Use of the Sites is subject to these legally binding Terms and constitutes your agreement to be bound by and to act in accordance with these Terms which include our Privacy Policy. We reserve the right to change the Terms at any time. Any such changes will be posted on the Sites and you agree to be bound by such changes. If you do not accept all of these Terms, then please do not use the Sites.

  • 1. Privacy

    Please read our Privacy Policy, which governs the manner in which we will handle any personal information that you provide to us.

  • 2. Ownership Rights/Use of Sites Materials

    Chanel, Inc. and/or its worldwide affiliates (“CHANEL”) own all right, title and interest in and to the Sites and/or own the content and applications on the Sites (including on social network websites).

    CHANEL owns all copyright for all material on the Sites or has a valid right from a third party to use the material on the Sites. CHANEL also owns all trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos and domain names used on or in connection with the Sites or has a valid right from a third party to use any such material. Any modification or use of the materials from the Sites for any purpose not explicitly permitted is a violation of CHANEL's copyright and other proprietary rights. Use of material from this Site without CHANEL's prior written consent is strictly prohibited.

    No part of the Sites may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any manner whatsoever, except for viewing purposes, without the prior written consent of CHANEL. This prohibition also includes, without limitation, framing any content from the Sites, as well as unauthorized linking.

  • 3. Disclaimer/Limitation on Liability

    Use of and browsing in the Sites are at your own risk.

    Unless specified otherwise, and except in relation to any Non-excludable Condition (as defined below), neither CHANEL nor any party representing or otherwise affiliated with CHANEL in creating or presenting the Sites make any warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of the content of the Sites or any site(s) linked to the Sites. Any claims made on the Sites relate solely to the products or services sold or provided by CHANEL. Neither CHANEL nor any of its affiliates shall be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or punitive damages arising out of: (a) the ability (or inability) to access the Sites, (b) the use (or inability to use) any content of the Sites, (c) or the content of any site(s) linked to the Sites. In addition, CHANEL does not warrant that the Sites or the server(s) that make the Sites available are free of viruses or other harmful components. You (and not CHANEL) assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair, or correction.

    Legislation, including the Trade Practices Act 1974 (Cth), may imply certain warranties and conditions in respect of your use of the Sites, where the exclusion of such conditions or warranties from an agreement would contravene a statute or cause part or all of the agreement to be void (“Non-excludable Condition”). Nothing in these Terms excludes any Non-excludable Condition.

    Information that you submit to CHANEL by email in order to register or sign up, to submit appropriate questions to the Sites, and/or to purchase products, as applicable, are subject to our Privacy Policy. All unsolicited reviews, comments or other submissions, including ideas, concepts, techniques, know-how and the like, shall not be treated as confidential by CHANEL. You grant to CHANEL an irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive licence to use and exploit all intellectual property rights (including without limitation, copyright) in any communication or material you post or transmit to the Sites over the Internet (“your material”). With respect to moral rights as defined in Part IX of the Copyright Act 1968, you consent to CHANEL doing (or omitting to do) all acts in respect of your material that may otherwise constitute an infringement of your moral rights in your material. For the avoidance of doubt, CHANEL or any of its affiliates may use your material for any purpose, including reproduction, transmission, publication, broadcast, communication to the public and posting. CHANEL does not need to provide any compensation to you or any other person for any use of your material. You will not post or transmit any material that infringes the copyright, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity.

    Price Information

    When applicable, prices which are displayed on the Chanel website are shown in Australian Dollars and include all taxes. Prices are provided for informational purposes only and have no contractual value. These prices correspond to the ones which are established by Chanel in its stores in Australia and are likely to change without notice. Regarding the pieces presented on the Chanel Fine Jewellery website, prices correspond to size n°52 or Medium and are therefore also likely to be different for smaller or larger sizes.

  • 4. Links

    CHANEL is not responsible for third party websites that link to or from the Sites. CHANEL does not have power or control of and does not endorse any such sites or the goods or services offered on such sites. CHANEL disclaims all responsibility for the accuracy of any of the information provided on such linked sites and any goods or services provided or purchased from such sites. CHANEL shall not be held liable or responsible for the content of any sites that link to or from the Sites.

  • 5. Accuracy of Information

    CHANEL takes reasonable steps to ensure the accuracy of the information included in the Sites. However, CHANEL takes no responsibility for errors or omissions in the content of the Sites and does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of information provided on the Sites. Information provided on the Sites is subject to change at any time without prior notice. You agree, to the extent permitted by law, that CHANEL shall not be liable to you for any delay or other damages that might result from the modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Sites.

  • 6. No Waiver

    The failure on the part of CHANEL to enforce any part of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of any of CHANEL's rights hereunder for past or future actions.

  • 7. Access restrictions

    CHANEL, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to deny any user access to a Site either in part or as a whole without notice.

  • 8. Jurisdiction

    Any dispute over the content or use of the Sites shall be governed by the laws of the State of New South Wales and the Commonwealth of Australia and the user of the Site submits to the exclusive jurisdiction of the State and Federal courts located in the State of New South Wales, Australia.

  • 9. Miscellaneous

    You acknowledge and agree that these Terms, together with our Privacy Policy, constitute the entire agreement between you and CHANEL with respect to the use of the Sites.

    CHANEL may change these Terms at any time by posting changes on the Sites. Any changes are effective immediately upon posting. The continued use of the Sites constitutes your agreement to any revised Terms and your use of the Sites will be conditional upon the terms and conditions in force at the time of your use.

    The Sites are for informational and entertainment purposes only and are not intended to provide any medical information or advice about the skin or otherwise.

    BY USING THE SITES, YOU SIGNIFY YOUR UNDERSTANDING AND AGREEMENT TO COMPLY WITH THE TERMS & CONDITIONS OF USE.

    LAST UPDATED: FEBRUARY 2013