Legal notice

WEBSITE PUBLISHERS

The “Fondation Carla Bruni-Sarkozy”, under the patronage of the “Fondation de France”
Headquarters address: 40 Hoche Avenue, 75008 Paris
Phone number:  +33 1 44 21 31 00
Publishing director: Francis Charhon

Hosting service provider :

ITS Integra
Headquarters address: 25 boulevard des Bouvets – 92000 Nanterre
Phone number: +33 1 55 17 36 50

General conditions concerning use of the site

We invite you to read the present general conditions of use carefully at the time of any use of the Site.

The Site is published by Fondation Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, the administrative head office of which is located at 40 avenue Hoche 75008 Paris, placed under the patronage of the Fondation de France, (hereinafter the “Foundation”)

1.   Definitions

The terms and expressions beginning with a capital letter in the Conditions of Use, including in the above preamble, have the meaning indicated below, whether used in the singular or in the plural.

Conditions of Use” designates the present terms and conditions of use, having the purpose of defining the conditions for using the Site;

Content” designates any information, data, remarks and content that may, in particular, be protected by copyright, the right to designs and models, the right to trademarks, such as works of the mind, audio-visual works, multimedia works, the trademarks or the logotypes that the User can consult on the Site, this pursuant to the Conditions of Use;

Site” designates the Internet site accessible at the address www.carlabrunisarkozy.org, and/or at any other address having a different extension;

User” designates a person acting alone or as a representative of third parties, carrying on professional activity, whether commercial or otherwise, who uses the Site after having familiarised himself with and accepted the Conditions of Use.

2.   Acceptance of the Conditions of Use

Use of the Site is reserved for a User who has previously familiarised himself with and unreservedly accepted the Conditions of Use. The fact of using and consulting the Site entails acceptance of the Conditions of Use of the Site. Any User not accepting the Conditions of Use must refrain from using the Service.

The User declares that he is entitled to contract. A minor User warrants that he has received the authorisation of his parents or of the person holding family authority. In case the User acts in the name and in behalf of his employer, he warrants that he has received the delegation and the required power for representing his employer.

The Foundation reserve the right to modify the Conditions of Use at any time. Insofar as possible, the Foundation notify the Users of changes made in the Conditions of Use by email or by way of a notice on the Site. In case the User disagrees, he may terminate the Conditions of Use and may then no longer use the Site.

3.   Use of the Site

The User undertakes to use the Site in accordance with the stipulations of the Conditions of Use.

Unless otherwise provided, the Site is accessible at any place whatsoever, as long as the minimum technical conditions are respected, particularly in terms of access to the Internet network, to the mobile telephony network, and to the technical compatibilities of the equipment used. In view of the world-wide nature of the Internet network, the User agrees to comply with all rules of public policy concerning behaviour of the Users of the Internet network and applicable in the country from which he uses the Site.

The Foundation are entitled at any time to modify or move the Content of the Site, or to interrupt the Site, temporarily or definitively, in toto or in part.

The User is not allowed to affect the Site in any way with the help of software, or to have any activity that could disturb or attempt to disturb the Site.

The User is not authorised to modify Content on the Site or to add any Content to it or delete any Content from it.

The User acknowledges that the Site and the Content are protected by intellectual property rights. The User undertakes in that connection not to reproduce the said Content in the absence of a prior written approval of the Foundation . In case the User receives an approval from the Foundation for the reproduction of a delineated Content on previously agreed material, the User is not authorized to reproduce the Content in publications or on Internet sites or in any dissemination space the content or the editorial line of which is of such nature as to impair the image and/or the rights of the Foundation, of the Users, of the beneficiaries or of any third parties, or would impair the stipulations specified in the Conditions of Use.

The Site may contain or may refer to trademarks belonging to third parties or to elements that are protected by intellectual property law. At the time of consulting Content made available on the Site, the User undertakes to respect the rights of any third parties in connection with such Content, under any circumstances, even when he is not connected with the Site.

4.   Guarantees and liability

the Foundation may not be held liable for any inappropriate use of the Content by the users or by any other third parties.

the Foundation do not offer any guarantee concerning the compatibility of the site with the user’s specific purposes.

the Foundation are unable to warrant the user that the site will exactly match his expectations, or that no error will appear during use of the site. the Foundation do not warrant that the results, the information and the services obtained will be free of any error or shortcoming.

The advice and information, whether written or oral, obtained by the User during use of the Site do not create any guarantees not explicitly provided for by law.

The Foundationdepend on the quality of the Internet network or on the mobile telephony network. Hence the Foundation do not guarantee the reliability of the Internet network or of the mobile telephony network, and will not correct shortcomings noted in the said networks. Thus the Foundation may not be held liable for any difficulties in distribution of the Content or, more generally, for any disturbances of the Internet network or of the mobile telephony network affecting use of the Site, and in particular the viewing of the videos and of the photographs. The Foundation do not offer any guarantee concerning the dissemination conditions, the quality of distribution and of transmission, and the accessibility of the Content.

The Site may offer links to other Web sites or other Internet sources. Insofar as the Foundation cannot control the said sites and the said external sources, the Foundation inform the User that the Foundation may not be made responsible for the availability of the said sites and external sources, and they may not be held liable in any way for the content, advertising, products, services, or any other material available on or from the said sites or external sources. The Foundation advise the User to carefully read the indications concerning protection of the personal information, as well as the use conditions appearing on the sites accessed by the User by way of clickable link on the Site.

The Foundation may not be made responsible for the User’s relationship with advertisers present on the Site (participation in promotions organised and carried out on the Site, delivery of products purchased and of prizes won on line, or services or any other conditions regarding guarantees or representations connected with such operations).

5.   Miscellaneous provisions

5.1       The parties agree that they may exchange information required for execution of the Conditions of Use electronically. Any electronic communication between the parties is presumed to have the same evidentiary force as a paper document.

5.2       The fact that one of the parties does not call on a failure by the other party in complying with any one whatsoever of the obligations mentioned in the Conditions of Use may not be construed as a waiver of the obligation in question.

5.3       In case of nullity of a substantial stipulation of the Conditions of Use or if the said stipulation is regarded as non-existent, in toto or in part, in application of a law, or of a rule or regulation, or following a final court decision, the other stipulations shall remain in effect and shall retain their full binding force between the parties. In such a case the parties shall negotiate in good faith in order to agree on terms of a new stipulation to be substituted for the stipulation in question, while coming as close as possible to the parties’ initial intention.

5.4       The Conditions of Use are governed by French law.


Charter concerning protection of personal information

The present site (the “Site”) is published by the Carla Bruni-Sarkozy Foundation, placed under the aegis of the Fondation de France, and the administrative head office of which is located at 40 avenue Hoche 75008 Paris, (the “Fondation Carla Bruni-Sarkozy”).

A surfer may be led to supply the Fondation Carla Bruni-Sarkozy with personal information concerning him, particularly when filing documents or subscribing to an information letter.

Use of the Site, filing documents or signing up for an information letter imply full and entire acceptance of the present charter (the “Charter”) by the surfer.

1. Purpose

The purpose of the Charter is to establish the commitments of the Fondation Carla Bruni-Sarkozy , as being data controllers, in the light of the need to respect the surfers’ personal data (the “Data”).

2. Collected Data

Consultation of the Site does not require the surfer to provide Data.

In case of a request addressed to the Foundation, of a document filing or of subscription to an information letter, the surfer must supply any Data identified as mandatory. If the surfer does not fill in the said mandatory spaces, his request will be disregarded.

The spaces in the forms not identified as mandatory are optional.

3. Purposes of the processing

The Data processing has the following purposes:

- submission of projects, of partnerships and of donations;

- management and dispatch of the information letters.

4. Addressees of the processing

The persons responsible for processing undertake not to communicate Data to third parties, except in case of requests by a judicial or administrative authority, or in case of the existence of legal obligations.

5. Preservation of Data

Data are kept by the Fondation Carla Bruni-Sarkozy for the duration strictly necessary for realising the purposes mentioned above. Beyond the said duration, it is kept solely for statistical purpose and will not give rise to any use, of any nature whatsoever.

6. Surfer’s rights

The surfer holds a right of access, of correction, of deletion and of protest in connection with the Data concerning him.

The surfer may ask to consult any Data concerning him, or demand that any Data concerning him that are inaccurate, incomplete, ambiguous or out of date be corrected, supplemented, clarified, updated or deleted, by sending a request to that effect to the Fondation Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, 20bis rue de la Boétie, 75008 Paris.

In addition, the surfer is entitled to protest, for legitimate reasons, against processing of any Data concerning him under the conditions described in the Charter by sending his request to the above-mentioned address.

7. Miscellaneous provisions

The parties agree that they may exchange information required for execution of the Charter electronically. Any electronic communication between the parties is presumed to have the same evidentiary force as a paper document.

The fact that one of the parties does not call on a failure by the other party in complying with any one whatsoever of the obligations mentioned in the Charter may not be construed as a waiver of the obligation in question.

In case of nullity of a substantial stipulation of the Charter or if the said stipulation is regarded as non-existent, in toto or in part, in application of a law, or of a rule or regulation, or following a final court decision, the other stipulations shall remain in effect and shall retain their full binding force between the parties. In such a case the parties shall negotiate in good faith in order to agree on terms of a new stipulation to be substituted for the stipulation in question, while coming as close as possible to the parties’ initial intention.

The Fondation Carla Bruni-Sarkozyreserve the right to modify the Charter, and will notify the surfer thereof in advance by email or by display on the Site.

8. Applicable law

The Charter is governed by French law.