This site, accessible to the following address http://www.givenchy.com (otherwise known as the Website) is published by GIVENCHY, a limited company under French law with a share capital of 3,000,000 euros, registered with the RCS Paris under number 552 051 229, and whose registered offices is at :
3, avenue George V- 75008 Paris
Telephone number: +33 (0)1-44-31-50-00
The Site publication director is Philippe FORTUNATO in his capacity of Chief Executive Officer.
The hosting is provided by the company LYNKBYNET, whose registered office is at 5-9, rue de l’Industrie-93200 Saint-Denis-France -telephone number: +33(0) -48-13-00-00.
Site access and use of Site content are subject to the use stipulations provided hereinafter.
The act of accessing and browsing this Site by the internet user implies full and unreserved acceptance of the following stipulations.
2. Copyright/Intellectual property
GIVENCHY is the holder of the domain name http://www.givenchy.com The Site is in entirety, as well as its components (in particular texts, structure, animated items, photographs, illustrations, drawings, graphic representations, etc.) are creative works protected by articles L.111-1 et seq. of the French Intellectual Property code.
The Site and its components are the sole property of GIVENCHY, the sole party authorized to exercise intellectual property and related personality rights in particular brands, models, copyright and image rights as the originator or through a formal authorization or license.
Use of all or part of the Site, in particular by means of downloading, reproduction, transmission, representation or circulation for purposes other than personal and private use 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 with regard in particular to copyright infringement (article L.335-3) and brand rights (article L716-9) and the French civil code with regard to general liability (article 9, article 1382 et seq.).
It is forbidden to create any and all hypertext links to any one of the web pages or components of the Site without prior written authorization from GIVENCHY. Said authorization may be withdrawn at any moment. Any and all sites with hypertext links to the Site or to any one of its components shall not be under the control of GIVENCHY. GIVENCHY formally declines any liability (in particular with regard to editorial content) concerning access to, and the contents of, such sites.
Should you use the Sharing functionality proposed on the Website in order to make discover a product bearing our trademarks, you hereby recognize and agree that the content put into disposal via said functionality shall be used within the strict limit of personal use, excluding any commercial use on websites or internet pages and/or any digital support with commercial aim.
The term "personal data" means any information relating to an identified natural person or one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, by reference to an identification number or to one or more elements which are specific to that person.
GIVENCHY is committed to preserve the confidentiality of any information provided on line by internet user.
Any personal information that the internet user may pass to GIVENCHY for the use of certain services is subject to the provisions of Law no. 78-17 on data protection of 6 January 1978, amended by the law of 6 August 2004 (hereinafter referred to as "the Act").
Pursuant to the Act, each visitor may access personal data and correct or remove it if necessary. Each visitor may also oppose, without any fees, to the collect and treatment of data by GIVENCHY. In that case, the visitor will not be informed about GIVENCHY’s new products and/or services.
To exercise the above rights, the internet user is asked to contact: email@example.com.
With regard to data collected in the candidate and Careers areas, you also have the right to access, modify and delete your personal data by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
GIVENCHY will take the necessary steps to implement technical and organisational means in order to ensure security and confidentiality of the files built with personal data collected on its Website. Nevertheless, GIVENCHY cannot be in control of Internet functioning and draw internet user’s attention on the inherent risks of internet use.
You expressly acknowledge and agree to your personal data being collected on the Website.
3.1. General information
GIVENCHY, as data controller, has notified the Commission Nationale de l'Informatique et des Libertés (hereinafter referred to as the "CNIL") of the collection and processing of your personal data.
3.2. Collection, use, and storage of data
3.2.1 Collection of data
"Personal data" refers to information about you as a natural person which you give voluntarily by completing a form on the Website, or which GIVENCHY collects within the scope of you navigating the Website and which, irrespective of the nature of the data, identifies you directly or indirectly. Personal data includes data such as your name, contact details and photographs that you provide, as well as electronic identification data available on or from your computer (such as "cookies" or "IP addresses"). Your electronic identification data identifies your terminal connection and the pages visited on the Website during your navigation and are generally insufficient by themselves to identify you by name, etc.
3.2.2 Use of personal data
The information you provide on the Website allow GIVENCHY to:
· Handle your questions or requests for information,
· Measure the Website's audience,
· Send you, subject to your agreement, advertising messages or commercial canvassing messages,
· Send you the Newsletter to which you have subscribed,
· Inform you about the GIVENCHY products,
· Inform you of events organised by GIVENCHY,
· Suggest you participate in surveys,
· Allow you to follow the Website and news (in the GIVENCHY News section),
· Recruit you with regard to a vacancy (in the "GIVENCHY Careers" section).
Information which is essential to GIVENCHY in order to fulfil the tasks described above is indicated with an asterisk on the relevant pages of the Website. Other information is optional and allows us to get to know you better and improve our communications with and services for you. The information collected by GIVENCHY in particular includes your name, postal address, email address and country of residence.
3.2.3 Storage of data
GIVENCHY may be required to store your personal information for a period not exceeding ten years from the date of last contact. The data collected in the "candidate" area is stored for 24 months after your last visit to the candidate area.
3.3 Sharing and disclosure of the data
GIVENCHY will only pass on your personal data to third parties if:
· you have given us your consent to share this information (e.g. for a special promotional event);
· GIVENCHY must share this information with distributors, service providers and in particular its technical service to provide you with the service you have requested (e.g. sending a newsletter);
· GIVENCHY receives a request from a judicial authority or any administrative authority authorised by law, seeking disclosure of such information in accordance with existing legislation.
GIVENCHY will try its best to ensure the confidentiality and security of the personal data collected when it is submitted to the aforementioned persons/entities.
When you wish to share an article from the GIVENCHY website with a friend/relative using the "Share" function offered on the Website, the data you enter is used only for sending your message and is not used for other purposes or stored by GIVENCHY. You are also solely responsible for the message that you write for the attention of a friend/relative using this feature.
3.4. Data transmitted by the Internet user without solicitation by GIVENCHY
GIVENCHY requests that you do not send unsolicited content in the form of a questionnaire or any other form of collection, such as commercial information, advertisements, your own creations, ideas, concepts, etc.
When you voluntarily provide personal information, especially multimedia content (photographs, videos, etc.), you agree to provide accurate information which is not detrimental to the interests or rights of third parties.
3.5. Unsubscribing from the Newsletter
The website offers internet users free services called "Newsletters", to which you may freely elect to subscribe, and which contain information on the range of GIVENCHY products, and on news, events, designers, etc.
GIVENCHY suggests internet users who no longer wish to receive the newsletter unsubscribe:
· either by clicking the "unsubscribe" link at the bottom of each newsletter.
· or by completing the Contact form and stating your request and the relevant email address in your message.
GIVENCHY may implement a “cookie” (alphanumeric identifier) in the hard disk of the internet user 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.
You are reminded that internet users may oppose the registration of "cookies" on their hard disks by configuring their internet browser (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Safari, Mozilla, etc.) in this respect. To this end, it is recommended to refer to the instructions of use of his navigation software on internet or to apply to the appropriate software publisher. You can go on this page to manage your settings https://www.ghostery.com
GIVENCHY shall undertake to ensure to the best of its ability the accuracy and updates of the information published on the Website, concerning which the company reserves the right to correct content at any time and without prior notification.
However, GIVENCHY may not guarantee the accuracy, precision and comprehensiveness of information made available on the Website. Said information shall not constitute any guarantee or commitment by GIVENCHY with regard to the internet user.
In particular, GIVENCHY shall not be held liable for:
-any lack of precision, inaccuracy or omission regarding the information available on the Site;
-any and all 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 and indirect damage irrespective of the cause, origin and consequences caused as a result of access by any one to the Website or impossibility to access the said Website, along with use of the Website and/or credit given to any information arising directly or indirectly therefrom.
GIVENCHY shall implement means to ensure the security of the files generated from the data of a personal nature collected from the Website.
It is however, formally stated that GIVENCHY 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.
5. Amendments to legal statements
GIVENCHY informs internet viewing the Website that these legal statements may amended at any time. Such amendments shall be published by means of putting them on line and shall be deemed accepted without reserve by any and all internet users accessing the Website after the said amendments have been put on line.
These legal statements have been drawn in accordance with French law and in particular the provisions of the Act.
French courts shall exercise jurisdiction over any and all disputes arising from the use of the Website subject to contrary provisions arising from the Brussels Regulation dated 20 December 2000 concerning court jurisdiction and the application of rulings.
For any question the Internet user may have concerning the use of the Website and/or these legal statements or for any request to be made to GIVENCHY, please send an electronic mail to the following address: email@example.com.