By browsing lamaisonduchocolat.fr, hereinafter “the Site”, you acknowledge, as a user, that you are familiar with the conditions of use appearing below, as well as the specific conditions relating to certain services of the Site, and accept the terms.
1. Legal notice
Publisher: La Maison du Chocolat
A simplified joint-stock company (SAS) with a capital of 13,222,470 €
Registered office: 65 avenue de Ségur - 75007 Paris - FRANCE
Registered with the Paris Registry of Trade and Companies under number 572 154 318
EU VAT No.: FR 48 572 154 318
Tel: +33 (0)1 55 51 83 00
Publication Director: Guillaume Mazarguil
2. Site hosted by:
MICROSOFT AZUR, managed by LINKBYNET
Registered office of LINKBYNET: 5-9, rue de l’industrie - 93 200 Saint-Denis
3. Photo credits:
The photographs used on the La Maison du Chocolat website are protected by copyright. However, for practical reasons and due to space, the credits cannot be shown.
For more information on the author of photographs, you can contact us via the contact form.
4. Intellectual property rights
The Site and all of its content (in particular the trademarks, logos, any graphic, textual and computer element of the Site, including, but not limited to, trees, formatting, articles, presentations, illustrations, photographs, and/or any other document) are protected by French and international regulations on intellectual property.
Navigation on the Site and the information it contains cannot be interpreted as granting a licence to use or any right whatsoever to use these elements.
As such, their representations, reproductions, nesting, transmission and retransmissions, partial or total, are prohibited (Article L. 122-4 of the Intellectual Property Code). Anyone person who performs these acts without being able to justify a prior and express authorisation of the holders of these rights incurs the penalties relating to the offence of infringement (Articles L. 335-2 et seq. of the Intellectual Property Code). La Maison du Chocolat will be able to invoke its rights, in particular intellectual property rights, to initiate criminal prosecution.
La Maison du Chocolat reserves the right to improve or modify the information, products, programs or conditions of use described in the Site at any time, without incurring any liability. The applicable terms and conditions will be those in effect on the date of your connection to the Site.
5. Hypertext links
The Site may contain hypertext links to third party sites. The user who is redirected to a third party site via a hypertext link established towards other sites recognises that La Maison du Chocolat does not control the content, information, products and services offered on these sites. Consequently, La Maison du Chocolat cannot in any way be held liable for any direct or indirect damage resulting from the use of sites accessible via hypertext links.
La Maison du Chocolat is also not responsible for hypertext links pointing to the Site.
Anyone wishing to set up hypertext links pointing to the Site must obtain the prior written consent of La Maison du Chocolat.
6. Limitation of liability
La Maison du Chocolat reminds Internet users of the characteristics and limits of the Internet. La Maison du Chocolat cannot be held responsible for any damage resulting from access to the Site or, on the contrary, the impossibility of accessing it. La Maison du Chocolat cannot be held responsible in the event of unavailability of the Site, for any reason whatsoever (technical defect, network congestion, etc.).
The user expressly accepts that he uses the Site at his own risk and under his exclusive responsibility. La Maison du Chocolat cannot be held responsible for any direct or indirect, material or non-material damage caused to users, their computer or telecommunications equipment, the data stored therein and the consequences that may result for their personal, professional or commercial activity.
The information on the Site is provided for information purposes. The information disseminated on this Site is updated and checked periodically but may still contain errors. The information must in any case be taken into account when it is posted online and not at the time of consultation of the Site (this data may have been updated between the moment you downloaded it and the moment you read it). In any case, La Maison du Chocolat cannot be held responsible for this information.
7. Access to password protected areas
Access to password protected areas is restricted to authorised persons only. The user agrees not to force access to these areas, and in particular not to impersonate the identity or use the access code or address of another user. Any unauthorised person attempting to access these areas may be subject to prosecution.
All trademarks mentioned, in particular La Maison du Chocolat, are registered trademarks.
All rights reserved copyright © - 2014-2018 - La Maison du Chocolat.
9. Use of the Site
La Maison du Chocolat offers the Site primarily for the use of its customers and anyone wishing to know and buy its products and services.
When you connect to the Site:
- you agree to respect this legal notice as well as, generally, the applicable legislations,
- you will refrain from any collection or fraudulent use of the nominative information you may access and, in general, any act likely to cause harm to third parties.
When you complete a form and provide information, you undertake:
- to deliver real and accurate information, up-to-date at the time it is entered and in particular not to use false names, qualities or addresses, or names, qualities or addresses without being authorised,
- to keep the registration data up to date to ensure that it is real and accurate at all times,
- not to make available or distribute any unlawful, objectionable or harmful information, programs or elements (such as viruses, hacking or copying software).
- not to disseminate comments, opinions or information of a defamatory, obscene, violent, racist nature and more generally which violates the laws and regulations in force, human rights and public decency.
In case of violation of these provisions, La Maison du Chocolat reserves the right to prohibit you from accessing the Site or the services offered, at your exclusive fault and without prejudice to any action for damages.
These conditions apply to all users, without limitation in time or space.
IF YOU ARE A TRADER, YOU AGREE THAT ANY DISPUTE WHICH MAY ARISE OUT OF THE USE OF THE SITE FALLS EXCLUSIVELY UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF FRENCH LAW AND THE COMPETENT COURTS OF PARIS.
11. Gender Equality Index 2019
In accordance with the French Professional Future Act, French companies with more than 250 employees publish their gender equality index in September 2019 based on 5 indicators leading to a score out of 100.
La Maison du Chocolat obtains a score of 82/100.