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 website accessible at (designated as the “Site”).

Use of the Site is subject to these legally binding Terms and constitutes your agreement to be bound by and to act in accordance with these Terms. We reserve the right to change the Terms at any time. Any such changes will be posted on the Site and you agree to be bound by such changes.

1. Legal information

CHANEL is a French SAS having its head quarter at 135 avenue Charles de Gaulle 92200 Neuilly-sur-Seine – France, registered under Number B 542 052 766 RCS Nanterre.

The publication director is Mr Luc DONY.

The Site is hosted by CLARANET, 68 Rue du Faubourg Saint Honoré 75008 Paris - FRANCE.
Telephone number: + 33 (1) 70 13 70 00

2. Ownership Rights/Use of Site Materials

CHANEL and the CHANEL companies worldwide (“CHANEL”) own all right, title and interest in and to the Site and/or own and/or are duly authorized to use the content and applications on the Site.

CHANEL owns all copyrights for all material on the Site or has a valid right from a third party to use the material on the Site. CHANEL also owns all trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos and domain names used on or in connection with the Site or has a valid right from a third party to use any such material. Any modification or use of the materials from the Site for any purpose not explicitly permitted is a violation of CHANEL's copyright and other proprietary rights.

No part of the Site 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 framing any content from the Site, as well as unauthorized linking.

3. Disclaimer/Limitation on Liability

Use of and browsing in the Site are at your own risk. Neither CHANEL nor any party representing or otherwise affiliated with CHANEL in creating or presenting the Site are liable for any direct, indirect or consequential damages arising out of your use of the Site. To the extent permitted by law and without limiting any of the foregoing, everything on the Site is provided to you on an "as is" basis, without warranty, either express or implied, of any kind, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantabilty, fitness for a specific purpose, freedom from computer virus, or non-infringement.

All unsolicited reviews, comments or other submissions, including ideas, concepts, techniques, know-how and the like that you may submit to CHANEL, shall not be treated as confidential by CHANEL and CHANEL may use such materials in any manner that it deems appropriate.

4. Links

CHANEL is not responsible for third party websites that link to or from the Site. CHANEL 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 Site.

5. Cookies

CHANEL may install a cookie on your computer. Generally, a cookie records information relating to use of the Site via your computer (pages visited, date and time of visit, etc.) that CHANEL will be able to read during your subsequent visits. If you do not wish any cookies to be installed, you can configure your browser as follows:

For Mozilla Firefox: Click on Tools, then Options. Select the Privacy icon. Click on Cookies and choose your preferred settings.
For Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0: Click on Tools, then Internet Options. Click on the Confidentiality tab and choose your preferred level with the cursor.
For Microsoft Internet Explorer 5: Click on Tools, then Internet Options. Click on the Security tab, then Internet and Custom Level. Select Cookies and choose your preferred settings.
For Netscape 6.X and 7.X: Click on Edit, then Preferences, Privacy and Security, Cookies
For Opera 6.0 and above: Click on File, then Preferences and Privacy

6. Accuracy of Information

CHANEL takes reasonable steps to ensure the accuracy of the information included in the Site. However, CHANEL takes no responsibility for errors or omissions in the content of the Site and does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of information provided on the Site. Information provided on the Site is subject to change at any time without prior notice.

7. 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.

8. Jurisdiction

Any dispute over the content or use of the Site shall be governed by the substantive laws of France, and the jurisdiction and venue of any such action shall be vested solely in the courts of Paris.

9. Miscellaneous

You acknowledge and agree that these Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and CHANEL with respect to the use of the Site.

CHANEL may change these Terms at any time by posting changes on the Site. Any changes are effective immediately upon posting. The continued use of the Site constitutes your agreement to any revised Terms.


LAST UPDATED: March 2012

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