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Legal Terms

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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

This section 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.

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FRAGRANCE & BEAUTY

Legal terms 

This site (hereinafter the "Site") is published by Parfums Christian Dior, a Société Anonyme having its head office located at 33, avenue Hoche 75008 PARIS, with a share capital of 2,620,860 Euros, registered with the Paris Commercial and Companies Registry under number 552 065 187. The Publication Director and Editorial Manager of the Site is Valérie Loh, International Internet Manager, CRM & Media. Hosting of the Site is provided by LINKBYNET 5-9 Rue, de l'Industrie - 93200 Saint-Denis.

Access to the site, as well as the use of its contents, is subject to the following terms of use. Accessing and browsing the Site constitutes unconditional acceptance by the visitor of the following stipulations: The Site is owned exclusively by Parfums Christian Dior which is the only entity authorized to use the intellectual property rights and personality rights related thereto, in particular the brand, models, copyrights and image rights, in terms of originals or through express authorization.
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.
The use of all or part of the Site, particularly through downloading, reproduction, transfer or representation for purposes other than personal and private use for non-commercial intentions, is strictly prohibited.

Parfums Christian Dior endeavors to make its best efforts to ensure the accuracy and updates of the information distributed on its Site and reserves the right to correct, at any moment without prior notice, its contents. However, Parfums Christian Dior cannot guarantee the accuracy, precision and exhaustivity of information available on the Site.

As a result, Parfums Christian Dior accepts no responsibility whatsoever: for any imprecision, inaccuracy or omission with regard to information available on the Site, for any damage resulting from the intrusion by a third party leading to modification of the information available on the Site, and, more generally, for any damage, direct or indirect, for whatever cause, origin, nature and consequence, brought about by anyone having access to the Site or the impossibility of accessing the Site; likewise for the use of the Site and/or credit granted to any information emanating directly or indirectly from the latter.

Visitors are likely to provide personal data. Provision of this personal information is optional. in accordance with the French Data Protection and Civil Liberties Law n° 78-17 of 6 January 1978, each visitor may access personal data concerning him/her and amend or delete it, if appropriate, by contacting Parfums Christian Dior - Customer Services Department - 33 avenue Hoche 75008 Paris.

Parfums Christian Dior may set up a "cookie" on the visitor's computer who allows him/herself to be identified. The visitor is reminded that it is possible to refuse the installation of "cookies" on his/her computer by configuring his/her browser accordingly. Parfums Christian Dior has installed the means to ensure the security of files constituted from personal data collected on the Site. However, Parfums Christian Dior is not able to control the risks linked to operation of the Internet and would draw the internet user's attention to the existence of possible risks concerning the confidentiality of data transiting through this network and accepts no responsibility whatsoever concerning this risk. The creation of hypertext links to the Site may only be done so with the prior, written authorization of Parfums Christian Dior, which may be revoked at any time. As a result, Parfums Christian Dior accepts no responsibility whatsoever concerning the contents of sites linked to the Site.

Parfums Christian Dior informs visitors to the Site that these conditions may be changed at any time. These modifications are published online and are considered to be accepted unconditionally by all visitors accessing the site following their publication on line.

The present terms and conditions are governed by French law. French courts of law are territorially qualified and are acquainted with any lawsuits related to use of the Site.

Click on this link if you wish to send a message to our host. (Law n°: 2004-575 of 21 June 2004)

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