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 services, directed at English speaking consumers in countries where there is no localized version of the CHANEL website accessible by going to the “Languages” page or link in the home page of www.chanel.com (the “Site(s)”).

    Different terms may apply in other countries or world regions where a local version of the Site exists.

    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. By accessing and using the Site, you unconditionally agree to the following:

  • 1. Contact Information

    Chanel is a French société par actions simplifiée with capital of €80,200,000.00, with its principal office located at 135 Avenue Charles de Gaulle, 92200 Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, registered in the Nanterre Trade and Companies Register under number B 542 052 766 (EU VAT Number: FR 64542052766).
    The Website is published by Chanel. Its Publication Director is Mr. Luc Dony.

    The websites "chanel.com" and "chanel-news.chanel.com" are hosted by Claranet, 68 Rue du Faubourg Saint Honoré, 75008 Paris, France. Telephone: + 33 (0)1 70 13 70 00.

    For any questions, please contact our Customer Service Department by filling out the "Contact Us" form.

  • 2. Intellectual Property Rights

    Chanel and/or its affiliates worldwide own the domain names "chanel.com" and "chanel-news.chanel.com". The Site is a creative work protected by intellectual property laws. The Site as a whole and each of its individual components (including text, tree structures, software, animations, photographs, illustrations, diagrams, logos, trademarks, designs, and models) are the exclusive property of Chanel and/or its affiliates worldwide, which is/are solely authorized to use the intellectual property rights related to them.

    Use of all or part of the Site, in particular by means of downloading, reproduction, transmission, display, or distribution other than for your own personal or private use, for commercial or other purposes, is strictly prohibited. Violations are subject to the penalties provided by law.

    By using the Site's "Share" function to introduce a Chanel product to others, you acknowledge and agree that the content made available for sharing may be used only for strictly personal use, which excludes any commercial use on websites or web pages and/or any other digital media for commercial purposes.

    Hypertext links to the Sites can only be created with the prior written authorization of Chanel, which may revoke this authorization at any time.

    Websites which have hyperlink to the Sites may not all be controlled by Chanel, which consequently disclaims any liability (particularly editorial) in connection with the access to such websites and their content.

    Chanel is free to modify the Site's content at any time, without notice.

  • 3. Warranties and Liability

    Chanel makes every effort to ensure that the information accessible via the Sites is accurate, complete and up-to-date. However, Chanel gives no guarantee whatsoever that this information is accurate, complete and up to date. Chanel does not give any express or implied guarantee concerning all or any part of the Sites.

    Chanel may not in any circumstances be held liable for any direct or indirect damage, whatever its cause, origin, nature and consequences, arising out of the consultation or use of the Sites. In particular, Chanel disclaims all liability for any interruption or inaccessibility of the Sites, any occurrence of bugs or any damage resulting from fraudulent acts by third parties (such as intrusion) from the Sites.

    Chanel has put in place means intended to ensure the security of the files composed from the personal data collected on the Sites. Chanel has no control over risks in connection with the functioning of Internet and draws your attention to the existence of potential risks arising in terms of confidentiality of the data transiting via this network.

  • 4. Changes to Legal Notice

    These Terms may be modified at any time. Publication of any modifications shall take place upon being put on line and you are deemed to have accepted them unconditionally when you access the Sites after they have been put on line. We recommend that you consult this page regularly.

  • 5. Disputes

    These Terms have been drawn up pursuant to French law, and in particular to the provisions of French law n°2004-575 of June 21, 2004 regarding the trustworthiness of the electronic economy, French law n°78-17 of January 6, 1978 on Data processing, files and individual liberties as amended by French law n°2004-801 of August 6, 2004 relating to the Protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data. The French courts have territorial jurisdiction to hear any dispute relating to the Site.



    Last update: July 2013

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