LEGAL TERMS

Fashion & Accessories

Legal terms 

I. IDENTIFICATION


This website (hereinafter referred to as the Website") is published by Christian Dior Couture, a joint stock company with equity established at EUR 160,055,840, listed under the Paris Trade and Companies Register under number 612 035 832, with a head office located at 30, avenue Montaigne 75008 Paris - Telephone number: +33 (0)1 40 73 54 44.

The President and CEO of Christian Dior Couture and Publication Director is Sidney Toledano.

The Website is hosted by the company Prosodie, with a head office located at 150 rue Gallieni - 92100 Boulogne Billancourt - Telephone number: +33 (0)1 46 84 11 1

Website access and the use of its content are subject to the usage stipulations provided hereinafter.  The act of accessing and browsing this Website implies that the Internet user fully and unreservedly accepts the following stipulations.


II.  INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY


2.1 Ownership

Christian Dior Couture is the owner of the Website's domain name.

The entirety of the Website, as well as its components (in particular text, structure, software, animated items, photographs, videos, illustrations, drawings, graphic representations, logos, etc.) are creative works protected by articles L.111-1 et seq. of the French Intellectual Property code. The Website and its components are the sole property of Christian Dior Couture; the latter is the sole party authorised to exercise intellectual property and related personality rights, particularly brands, models, creative works, software, databases, interpretations and image rights, as the originator or through a formal authorisation or licence.

Christian Dior is the owner of the brands: 克麗絲汀, 迪奧, 姫仙蒂婀 克里斯蒂昂 迪奥, КРИСТИАН ДИОР, דיור ディオール, クリスチャンディオール.

2.2 Penalties

Use of all or part of the Website, particularly by means of downloading, reproduction, transmission, representation or circulation, for purposes other than personal and private use and with a non-commercial aim by the Internet user is strictly prohibited. The party liable for infringement of the above shall be liable to penalties stipulated in both the French Intellectual Property code with regard to copyright infringement (article L. 335-1 et seq.) and brand rights (article L. 716-1 et seq.) in particular, and the French Civil Code with regard to general legal liability (article 9, Sections 1382 et seq.).


III. PERSONAL DATA


3.1 Type of personal data

The term 'personal data' applies to all personal information (particularly the user name, password, name, surname, date of birth, email and postal addresses) that Internet users may disclose to Christian Dior Couture when subscribing to the Christian Dior Couture newsletter via the "NEWSLETTER" section of the Website and/or in respect of any message sent via the "CONTACT" section of the Website. The said data, irrespective of its type, shall directly or indirectly make it possible for Christian Dior Couture to identify and improve knowledge about Internet users and send them its newsletter and/or respond to their messages. When the Internet user discloses personal data, the said Internet user shall answer questions asked during the subscription process for the Christian Dior Couture newsletter and thus communicate precise information, which shall not prejudice the interests or rights of third parties.


3.2 Consent

No datum of a personal nature shall be collected without the personal consent of the Internet user concerned.  The optional or compulsory nature of the items to be disclosed to Christian Dior Couture for this purpose shall be stated to Internet users beforehand. Said Internet users shall not be required under any circumstances to disclose any personal data to Christian Dior Couture.

However, in the event of refusal by the Internet user, Christian Dior Couture shall not be in a position to send the newsletter to the Internet user concerned and/or respond to their messages.  In all events, if the Internet user does not wish or no longer wishes to receive the newsletter from Christian Dior Couture, the said Internet user may inform Christian Dior Couture accordingly by sending an email to the following address:  contactdior@dior.com In all events, the Internet user shall also have the option of cancelling his or her subscription to the Christian Dior Couture newsletter by clicking a hypertext ink included directly in each issue of the said newsletter sent to the Internet user in question.


3.3 Identity of the party responsible for processing personal data

The Christian Dior Couture company is responsible for collecting and processing personal data from the Website.


3.4 Recipient(s) of personal data

The Christian Dior Couture company is the sole recipient of personal data collected from the Website.  Personal data shall not be disclosed to third parties.


3.5 Internet user rights

In accordance with the French Freedom of Information and Technology law (No. 78-17 dated 6 January 1978), the Website has been registered for automatic processing of personal data with the CNIL (Receipt no. 686224).  Each Internet user may exercise his or her right to access, rectify, supplement, update, lock, cancel and delete the personal data regarding the Internet user in question and, for legitimate reasons, to oppose its processing.  To exercise the above rights, the Internet user may contact Christian Dior Couture by email at the following address: contactdior@dior.com.


3.6 Cookies

Christian Dior Couture may create a "cookie" (alphanumeric identifier) in the hard drive of the Internet user's computer solely with the aim of recognising the said user when he or she subsequently views the Website.

The term of conservation of information concerning browsing by the Internet user, as provided by the "cookie" on the Website, shall not exceed one year. The Internet user is reminded that he or she may prevent cookies from being created on his or her hard drive by configuring their Internet browsing software accordingly (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Safari, etc.). To this end, the Internet user is referred accordingly to the user guide of their Internet browsing software ("Help" section of the browser's toolbar) or may obtain any such information from the publisher of the said software.


IV. LIABILITY


Christian Dior Couture shall undertake to ensure the accuracy and updates of information published on the Website to the best of its ability. The company reserves the right to correct content at any time and without prior notification. However, Christian Dior Couture cannot guarantee the accuracy, precision and comprehensiveness of information made available on the Website. Said information shall not constitute any guarantee or commitment by Christian Dior Couture with regard to the Internet user.  In particular, Christian Dior Couture shall not be held liable for:

- Any lack of precision, inaccuracy or omission regarding the information available on the Website;

- All and any damage arising from computerised intrusion by a third party, resulting in a modification to the information made available on the Website;

- And, more generally, any and all direct or indirect damage, irrespective of the cause, origin, nature and consequences, caused as a result of access by anyone to the Website or inability to access the said Website, along with the use of the Website and

Christian Dior Couture shall implement means intended to ensure the security of the files generated from personal data collected from the Website.  It is, however, formally stated that Christian Dior Couture has no control over the risks related to the operation of the Internet and draws the attention of Internet users to the presence of possible risks in terms of confidentiality of data transmitted across this network.


V. AMENDMENTS TO LEGAL TERMS


Christian Dior Couture informs Internet users viewing the Website that these legal terms may be amended at any time.  Such amendments shall be published online and shall be deemed accepted without reserve by any and all Internet users accessing the Website after the said amendments have been published online.


VI.  DISPUTES


These legal terms have been drawn up in accordance with French law and, in particular, with the provisions of Law no. 2004-575 dated 21 June 2004 "for confidence in the digital economy" and Law no. 78-17 dated 6 January 1978 on "Freedom of Information and Technology". French courts shall exercise jurisdiction over all and any disputes arising from the use of the Website, subject to contrary provisions arising from Regulation no. 44/2001 dated 20 December 2000 concerning court jurisdiction and the application of rulings in civil and commercial matters (Brussels I).

If the Internet user has any questions about the use of the Website and/or these legal terms, or any request that he or she wishes to address to Christian Dior Couture, they are invited to send a message via the "CONTACT" section of the Website or an email to the following address: contactdior@dior.com. 

Fragrance & Beauty

Legal terms 

I. IDENTIFICATION
 
This www.dior.com website (hereinafter referred to as the "Website") is published by Christian Dior Couture S.A., a limited company with a Board of Directors, with a share capital of €160,055,84, registered in the Paris Trade and Companies Register under the number 612 035 832, whose registered office is at 30, avenue Montaigne, 75008 Paris - Telephone number: 01 40 73 73 73.
 
The Chairman of the Board of Directors of Christian Dior Couture and the company's Publishing Manager is Mr Sidney TOLEDANO.
 
The Website is hosted by SMILE, whose registered office is at 48 rue de Villiers, 92300 Levallois Perret - telephone number: 01 41 40 11 00.
 
Access to the Website and use of the contents takes place as described below. The fact of accessing the Website and browsing it constitutes unreserved acceptance of the following provisions on the part of the Internet user.
 
II. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
 
2.1 Ownership
 
Christian Dior Couture is the holder of the Website's domain name.
 
The Website as a whole and the various elements making it up (such as texts, tree structures, software, animations, photographs, videos, illustrations, diagrams, graphics, logos, etc.) constitute intellectual works protected under the provisions of Articles L.111-1 et seq. of the French Intellectual Property Code. They are the exclusive property of Christian Dior Couture, which is solely entitled to use the said intellectual property rights and the corresponding personality rights, trademarks, models, intellectual works, software, databases, interpretations, and images of individuals, either on the score of its original title to same or by virtue of a licence or express authorization.
 
2.2 Sanctions
 
The use of all or part the Website, for example by means of downloading, reproduction, transmission, display or dissemination for any purpose other than their personal and private non-commercial use is strictly prohibited. Violation of Christian Dior Couture's rights renders any person guilty of this liable to the sanctions set forth in the Intellectual Property Code on the score of copyright infringement (Article L. 335-1 et seq.) and trademark law (Article L. 716-1 et seq.), and stipulated by the French Civil Code on the score of civil liability (Article 9, and Articles 1382 et seq.).
 
2.3 Hyperlinks
 
The creation of any hyperlinks to any web page or element whatsoever of the Website is prohibited in the absence of Christian Dior Couture's prior written authorization. Any such authorization may be withdrawn at any time. No website with a hyperlink to the Website or to any of the elements composing it is under the control of Christian Dior Couture, and the latter consequently declines to accept any liability (including in particular editorial responsibility/liability) concerning access to these websites or their content.
 
III. PERSONAL DATA
 
Thissection is dedicated to Christian Dior Couture's privacy policy, and it states the origin and use of the navigation information processed on the occasion of Internet users' accessing the site, and states their rights. This policy is therefore important for Internet users, who wish to have a positive experience of the Website and have confidence in use of the Website. The policy is also important for Christian Dior Couture, which wishes to reply accurately and fully to any questions put by visitors to the Website concerning consultation and use of the Website, and seeks to take their wishes into account.
 
3.1 The nature of personal data
 
The term personal data applies to any personal information (such as: user ID, password, surname, first name, date of birth, email address and postal address) that visitors to the Website may forward to Christian Dior Couture in the context of subscribing to the Christian Dior Couture newsletter via the section of the Website entitled "NEWSLETTER" and/or in the context of any message sent on the Website via the "CONTACT" page and/or on the occasion of their using the Website and the services proposed. This data, regardless of its nature, may directly or indirectly enable Christian Dior Couture to identify visitors and know them better and send them its newsletter and/or reply to their messages and/or facilitate their navigation of the Website and/or optimize the quality of the services offered them. When a visitor provides personal data, they undertake to answer the questions put to them, and in this context forward to Christian Dior Couture full, accurate and up-to-date information that is not in any way prejudicial to the interests or rights of third parties.
 
3.2 Consent
 
No item of personal data will be collected without the consent of the person concerned. The optional or obligatory nature of the legal information to be communicated to Christian Dior Couture in the context of the data collected on the Website will be indicated in advance to visitors to the Website. These latter will be under no obligation whatsoever to forward personal data to Christian Dior Couture.
 
However, in the event of refusal, Christian Dior Couture will not be able to send users of the Website its newsletter and/or reply to their messages and/or facilitate their navigation of the Website.
 
If a Website user no longer wishes to receive the Christian Dior Couture newsletter, they may advise Christian Dior Couture of this by sending an email to the following address: contactdior@dior.com. At all events, anyone may also unsubscribe to the Christian Dior Couture newsletter by clicking on a hyperlink provided directly on each number of the newsletter sent to them.
 
3.3 Identity of the person or entity responsible for processing personal data
 
The Christian Dior Couture company will be responsible for collecting and processing personal data provided on the Website.
 
3.4 Recipient(s) of personal data
 
Christian Dior Couture is the sole recipient of personal data collected on the Website, and will only forward it to a third party if:
 
- the Internet user has given their prior consent to this,
- the said third party is intervening in the capacity of a Christian Dior Couture subcontractor in the context of providing the Website and the services offered on it,
- Christian Dior Couture has been ordered by a judicial authority or any other administrative authority to forward such data to it.
 
3.5 The rights of visitors to the Website
 
In accordance with statute no. 78-17 of 6 January 1978, the French Data Protection Act, the Website has been made the subject of a declaration concerning the automatic processing of personal data submitted to the CNIL (the French data processing watchdog) (receipt no. 686224). Each Internet user has the right to access personal data concerning them and have it rectified, added to, updated, locked or deleted if appropriate and, if they have legitimate grounds for this, object to its being processed. In order to exercise these rights, you should contact Christian Dior Couture by email at the following address: contactdior@dior.com.
 
3.6 Cookies
 
When consulting the Website, information concerning visitors' navigation of it via their terminal (computer, tablet, smartphone, etc.) may be recorded in "Cookies" files (alphanumerical user IDs) installed on the said terminal, subject to the choices expressed by them hereinafter concerning the said cookies (these choices may be modified at any time) and the parameters of the navigation software used.
 
The time for which information provided by the "cookie" on the Website concerning the visitor's navigation of the Website is stored will not exceed one year at most.
 
Cookies enable Christian Dior Couture, without personally identifying the visitor:
 
- to store information concerning any forms they may have filled in on the Website (registration or access to their account) or concerning products, services or information that they have chosen or consulted on the Website (for example: content of a shopping basket, etc.);
- to enable visitors to access reserved personal spaces on the Website such as their account, thanks to user IDs or data communicated previously;
- to implement security measures, as for example, when a visitor is asked to reconnect to content or to a service after a certain lapse of time.
 
Several possibilities are offered to Internet users for the purpose of managing any cookies installed (any parameterization made in this way by a visitor may possibly modify their Internet navigation and the conditions for their access to certain services that necessitate the use of cookies):
 
- visitors to the Website may configure their navigation software in such a way that cookies are recorded on their terminal or, alternatively rejected, either systematically or depending on the issuer. Visitors to the Website may also configure their navigation software in such a way that the acceptance or rejection of cookies is proposed on a random basis before a cookie is likely to be recorded in their terminal;
 
- if a Website user agrees to have cookies registered in their navigation software, the cookies incorporated into the pages and contents consulted by them may be temporarily stored in a dedicated space on their terminal. There they will only be readable by the person or entity that issued them;
 
- if, on the other hand, a Website user refuses to have cookies recorded in their terminal, or deletes those recorded in it, they will no longer be able to use a certain number of functions which are nevertheless necessary in order to be able to browse in certain areas of the Website. This will be the case if they try to access contents or services for which it is necessary to identify oneself, or when Christian Dior Couture or its providers of technical services are unable to recognize for the purposes of ensuring technical compatibility the type of browser used by the Website user's terminal, its language and display parameters, or the country from which the said terminal seems to be connected to the Internet.
 
In this event, Christian Dior Couture declines to accept any liability concerning the consequences resulting from the less than perfect performance of its Website and/or of its services resulting from its being impossible to record or consult the cookies necessary to ensure their operation that the Website user has rejected or deleted.
 
For the management of cookies by Internet users and the choices made by them, the configuration of each browser is different. It is described in the browser's help menu.
 
For Internet Explorer™:
http://windows.microsoft.com/fr-FR/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies,
For Safari™:
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=Safari/3.0/fr/9277.html,
For Chrome™:
http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=fr&hlrm=in&answer=95647,
For Firefox™:
http://support.mozilla.org/fr/kb/Activer%20et%20d%C3%A9sactiver%20les%20cookies,
For Opera™:
http://help.opera.com/Windows/10.20/fr/cookies.html.
 
IV. RESPONSIBILITY/LIABILITY
 
Christian Dior Couture will do everything possible to ensure that the information provided on its Website is accurate and up-to-date; it reserves the right to correct the content of the Website at any time, without prior notice. However, Christian Dior Couture cannot guarantee the accuracy, precision and exhaustiveness of the information made available on the Website, which information constitutes neither a guarantee nor an undertaking towards visitors to the Website on the part of Christian Dior Couture.
 
In particular, Christian Dior Couture cannot be held liable for:
 
- any imprecision, inaccuracy or omission affecting information available on the Website;
 
- for any harm or damage resulting from hacking by a third party that has led to the modification of information made available on the Website;
 

  • and, speaking more generally, any direct or indirect damage, regardless of the causes, origins, nature and consequences thereof, due to anyone's having accessed the Website or to its being impossible to access it, as likewise due to use of the Website and/or the credit accorded to any information coming directly or indirectly from the latter.
 
Christian Dior Couture implements all due means for the purposes of ensuring the security of files created on the basis of personal data collected on the Website. It is, however, pointed out that Christian Dior Couture cannot control the innate risks associated with the operation of the Internet, and draws people's attention to the existence of possible risks vis-à-vis the confidentiality of data transiting via this network.
 
V. MODIFICATION OF THIS LEGAL INFORMATION
 
Christian Dior Couture hereby informs those consulting the Website that this legal information may be modified at any time. These modifications will be published by being put online and will be held to have been unreservedly accepted by any Internet user who accesses the Website after they have been put online.
 
VI. DISPUTES
 
This legal information is drawn up in accordance with French law, in particular the provisions of statute no. 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 concerning confidence in the digital economy, and statute no. 78-17 of 6 January 1978, known as the Data Protection Act. The French courts are territorially competent to rule on any dispute relating to use of the Website, except in the event of any provisions to the contrary stemming from EC Regulation no. 44/2001 of 20 December 2000 concerning judicial competence and the acknowledgement and enforcement of decisions in civil and commercial cases (Brussels I).
 
For any question that an Internet user might wish to ask concerning use of the Website and/or concerning this legal information, and for any request that they might wish to make to Dior Couture, they may send a message via the "CONTACT" section in the Website and/or send an email to the following address: contactdior@dior.com.