Legal terms and privacy policy

Identification

This site, accessible at http://www.st-dupont.com (hereinafter referred as the Website) is published by S.T. Dupont, registered in the French Register of Companies under the number B 572 230 829 with the registered offices located at 92 boulevard du Montparnasse, 75014, Paris, France.

E-mail: service-client@st-dupont.com
Telephone number: 01 53 91 30 00
The site publication Director: Alain Crevet

The hosting is provided by the company NBS System SAS, whose registered office is at 140 Boulevard Haussmann, 75008, Paris, France. Telephone number: +33 (0)1 58 56 60 80 French Register of Companies number: B 423 410 901

The technic development of S.T. Dupont website has been realized by Dn’D Agency, 23 rue Edmond Nocard 94410 - Saint Maurice, France - Phone : +33 1 48 75 59 59 - http://www.dnd.fr

Use of the Website

By accessing or using the Website, you fully agree to all of the terms of this Policy. If you do not agree with any of these terms, please do not use the Website. This Policy only applies to data collected on the Website.

Your Information

S.T. Dupont collects information about you in two ways. Firstly, S.T. Dupont collects personal information provided directly by you, such as when you register as a licensed user; participate in a survey, blog or forum; place an order; authenticate an order; e-mail S.T. Dupont; or request information from S.T. Dupont. Secondly, S.T. Dupont automatically receives information from your browser, including but not limited to your internet protocol (IP) address, information about your browser and “cookies”.

Cookies

Our site uses cookies to ensure that we can understand better your needs, personalise your experience and provide statistics. A cookie is a very small file sent to your web browser by a website’s server to process information more efficiently (for example, by remembering your language and/or product preferences). A cookie file can contain information such as a user ID that the Website uses to track the pages you have visited, however the only personal information a cookie can contain is information you provide yourself as a user. Cookies cannot read data off your hard drive, destroy files, or send viruses. Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which S.T. Dupont has no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

You may object to the saving of cookies on your hard disk by configuring your browser as follows:

For Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 and higher:

  1. Select the “Tools” menu, then “Internet Options”.
  2. Click on the “Confidentiality” tab.
  3. Select the level required using the cursor.

For Microsoft Internet Explorer 5:

  1. Select the “Tools” menu, then “Internet Options”.
  2. Click on the “Security” tab.
  3. Select “Internet” then “Custom Level”.
  4. Click on the “Cookies” section and select the appropriate option.

For Netscape 6.x and 7.x:

  1. Select the “Edit” > ”Preferences” menu.
  2. Confidentiality and Security.
  3. Cookies.

For Firefox:

  1. Select the “Tools” > ”Options” menu.
  2. Click on the "Privacy" option.

For Safari 3.x for Mac OS X:

  1. Select the “Edit” menu.
  2. Click on the “Preferences” option.
  3. Click on the “Security” option.
  4. Click on “Display cookies”.

For Google Chrome:

  1. Click the “Tools” menu (the wrench in the upper-right corner).
  2. Select “Options”.
  3. Click the “Under the Hood” tab.
  4. Check the box “Delete cookies”.

Copyright & Intellectual property

All contents of this website are either Copyright © 2003 - 2016 S.T. Dupont or are licensed for use by S.T. Dupont. All rights reserved. Please refer to the section of these Terms of Use of Materials on this Website above.

Third party links

The Website may contain links to other websites that are owned and operated by third parties over whom S.T. Dupont has no control. When you click on one of these links, you are accessing a website that is not owned or controlled by S.T. Dupont, and you are not covered by this Privacy Policy. The inclusion of any link to such third party sites does not imply endorsement by S.T. Dupont of these sites.

Use of your personal information

S.T. Dupont generally uses information provided for the following reasons:

  • to enhance your experience on the Website, to improve S.T. Dupont’s products, services, communications and our relationship with you.
  • to send you information on our products, offers and events we feel may be of interest to you.
  • to gather and review statistical information.
  • for marketing research purposes relating to S.T. Dupont’s business and satisfaction surveys.
  • to protect the security or integrity of our Website, our products, our services and our business.
  • to prevent fraud and other prohibited or illegal activities.

Your Personal Information may also be used to provide you with other services you may have requested.

Any Personal Information you make available to S.T. Dupont is done so voluntarily, with your knowledge and consent when ordering products or registering for services from S.T. Dupont. We will request from you information that is mandatory (required by us to fulfill your order and meet our legal obligations) and non-mandatory (which you can give to us if you chose); if you choose not to provide the mandatory information requested then S.T. Dupont may not be able to respond to your request or activate your option choices.

Sharing Information within S.T. Dupont’s Group

S.T. Dupont may disclose your personal information to any member of S.T. Dupont’s group of companies, which means S.T. Dupont’s subsidiaries, S.T. Dupont’s ultimate holding company and the holding company’s subsidiaries, (as defined in section 736 of the UK Companies Act 1985).

Changes to the Policy

We reserve the right to modify, alter or update the Policy at any time and you agree to be bound by such modifications, alteration that might take place without notice. Any changes to S.T. Dupont’s Policy in the future will be posted on the Website and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail. You are responsible for regularly reviewing the Privacy Policy for any updates and/or changes to the Privacy Policy.

Security

Protecting your personal information is one of the primary concerns to us. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the Internet is not 100% secure or error-free, nor is it free from vulnerabilities. Although S.T. Dupont will take commercially reasonable steps to protect your personal data, S.T. Dupont cannot guarantee the security of any data transmitted to S.T. Dupont’s Website; any transmission is at your own risk. Once the information received, S.T. Dupont will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access, misuse or alteration of your personal information. S.T. Dupont is not responsible for the actions of third parties.

Storage of data

S.T. Dupont may be required to retain your personal information for a reasonable period as long as the law requires.

INSTAGRAM COMPETITION “S.T. DUPONT X JULIE JACOBS ”

1. COMPANY ORGANISING THE COMPETITION
S.T. Dupont, a limited liability company with a share capital of 26,213,977.80 euros, whose head office is located at 92, Boulevard du Montparnasse, 75014 Paris (hereinafter referred to as “the Organizing Company”), is registered in the Paris Register of Companies under number B 572 230 829, is organising a competition entitled “S.T. DUPONT X JULIE JACOBS” on the company’s Instagram page “@stdupont” (hereinafter referred to as “the Competition”), for promotional purposes, exclusively for Instagram followers of the brand “S.T. Dupont” (hereinafter referred to as “the Brand”), pursuant to the stipulations of article 2 below.

2. START AND END DATES - TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE COMPETITION
The Competition will take place in the period between 22 November 2019 at 8:00am to 28 November 2019 at 11:59pm. The schedule of the Competition always refers to the time zone in Paris. During this period, users will be able to participate in the Instagram competition free of charge. Only the Brand’s Instagram followers aged over 18 will be able to participate to the Competition. They must accept beforehand these presents terms and conditions and subscribe to the Instagram account of "Julie Jacobs" (@ j.u.l.i.e.j.a.c.o.b.s). The Contest consist in: “Like” the picture signalling the Competition on the S.T. Dupont Instagram page “@stdupont” (which will be published on the 22 November 2019) and tag two of their Instagram friends in the photo’s comments.

3. RESULT OF THE COMPETITION
The winner will be drawn at the end of the Competition from participants who have followed the brand “S.T. Dupont” on Instagram (@stdupont), followed “Julie Jacobs” on Instagram (@j.u.l.i.e.j.a.c.o.b.s), liked the Competition’s photo and tagged two of their Instagram friends in the photo’s comments.

4. PRIZE
The winner of the Competition will receive the following prize: a black “Line D Slim” document holder (réf. 185000) with a skull painted on it by Julie Jacobs.

5. WINNER
The winner of the Competition will be announced on “S.T. Dupont’s” (@stdupont) Instagram “story”, the 29 November 2019. After the winner is announced by the Organising Company, the winner will have 30 days to contact the Organising Company and inform them about the correct receipt of the prize.

6. DISQUALIFICATIONS AND PENALTIES
If it results that a participant does not satisfy the requirements stipulated in the Competition’s present terms and conditions or that they have not fulfilled the criteria to participate in the Competition, their participation will be considered null and void and they will automatically be excluded from the Competition. They will lose all right to the prize awarded as part of the Competition.

7. PUBLICATION OF COMMENTS OR OPINIONS
The content of comments or opinions which would be considered as being inadequate, offensive, abusive or discriminatory, or that could potentially infringe upon the rights of third parties, will not be permitted by the Organizing Company. Comments aimed at a private individual which violate rights to honour, personal and family privacy and personal images will also not be permitted by the Organizing Company. The Organising Company won’t in no case be held liable for damages caused by comments from participants in the Competition which could cause offence to other participants or anyone.

8. EXEMPTION FROM LIABILITY OF S.T. DUPONT
The Organising Company will not be held responsible for potential loss, theft, delay or any other circumstance attributable to third parties which could affect the proper running of the present Competition, or the use of the prize by the winner that they will receive as part of the Competition. The Organising Company won’t no more, be held responsible in the event of force majeure or unforeseeable circumstances which could prevent the proper running of the Competition or total or partial acceptance of the prize.

9. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
The Brand is the sole property of the Organising Company. Any total or partial representation and/or reproduction and/or exploitation of the Brand or any other intellectual property right belonging to the Organising Company is therefore prohibited. Participation in the Competition does not under any circumstances provide authorisation to use any kind of intellectual property right on the Brand and all its variations.

10. GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (“GDPR”)
The contact details of participants to the Competition will be collected and processed via computer. Conforming to the General Data Protection Regulation, every participant has the right to access, correct or delete personal data concerning them by writing to the Competition address specified in article 10 above. All information received via the Competition is intended to be used to effectively manage the Competition, satisfy legal or regulatory obligations and also allow the Organising Company to send its commercial offers and information about its products by email or post. This information will be handled by the Communications Department. Personal data is not intended for use outside of the European Union. Personal data is retained for a necessary time period to run the competition. Participants can, at any time, ask to no longer receive offers by email by unsubscribing whenever an email is addressed to you by activating the link situated at the end of the message.

11. THE COMPETITION’S POSTAL ADDRESS
The Competition’s postal address: S.T. DUPONT - Communications Department - 92, Bld du Montparnasse – 75014 Paris, France

12. AMENDMENTS
The Organising Company reserves the right to change or supplement the present terms and conditions of the competition, insofar as these amendments or additions do not undermine or diminish the rights of participants in the Competition.

13. APPLICABLE LEGISLATION AND JURISDICTION
The present terms and conditions of the Competition are determined by French law. The tribunals in Paris shall be competent to resolve any claim and/or disagreement that may arise concerning the validity, interpretation or application of the mentioned terms and conditions.

.