General Terms and Conditions of Use
Site finance.hermes.com - Effective date: April 2020
The finance.hermes.com website is managed by the HERMÈS Group. HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL, the holding company of the HERMÈS Group, publishes the finance.hermes.com website.
The use of the finance.hermes.com website is subject to these general terms and conditions of use of the finance.hermes.com website (“General Terms and Conditions of Use”). By using the finance.hermes.com website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and unreservedly accept these General Terms and Conditions of Use. Similarly, by using the finance.hermes.com website, you acknowledge the privacy terms of finance.hermes.com (see “Security and Privacy”).
Purpose of the website and nature of information
The finance.hermes.com website is available to introduce you to the HERMÈS Group and to offer you information on its activities.
The finance.hermes.com website may contain forward-looking information about the HERMÈS Group (including objectives and trends based on economic assumptions formulated in a given context). This information cannot be interpreted as a forecast or considered complete and/or free of inaccuracies, although HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL ensures that it is corrected and updated regularly.
Under no circumstances does this information constitute a commitment on the part of HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL which cannot be held liable to users of the finance.hermes.com website, including investors. Therefore, you expressly acknowledge and agree to assume all responsibility for the risks and consequences of any action taken as a result of consulting information provided on finance.hermes.com.
Security and Privacy
All the elements (designs, models, illustrations, images, soundtracks, texts, logos, trade marks, databases, etc.) constituting the finance.hermes.com website are the exclusive property of HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL. The provision of these elements on finance.hermes.com does not confer any licence or any right other than to consult the website. Apart from the exceptions expressly provided for in the General Terms and Conditions of Use, you are prohibited from reproducing in whole or in part, by any means whatsoever, distributing, publishing, transmitting, modifying or selling all or part of the content of the finance.hermes.com website, or creating derivative works from it.
The “Hermès” trade mark, as well as the corresponding figurative mark, and all other trade marks and logos related to Hermès, whether or not registered, displayed on the finance.hermes.com website, as well as the domain name “finance.hermes.com” are and will remain the exclusive property of HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL. Any reproduction, distribution, transmission, modification or use of these marks without the express prior consent of HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL, for any reason whatsoever, is prohibited.
You may not remove any copyright, trade mark or other proprietary notices from finance.hermes.com or any content contained therein. You may make a single copy of the web pages and content published on finance.hermes.com for your private, personal and non-commercial use, provided that any copy of these web pages retains all references to copyright and exclusive rights contained in them.
The finance.hermes.com website may contain links to third-party websites not published or controlled by HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL. HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL is not responsible for the content or unavailability of these sites, and it is your responsibility to inform yourself about the terms and conditions for their use.
Links to third-party sites are provided for convenience only; they cannot and should not be construed as express or implied endorsement of such sites, their content, or any products or services offered on them. These links may be modified and/or deleted by HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL at any time.
You may only link to the finance.hermes.com website with the express written permission of HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL.
Limitation of liability
HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL shall not be liable to you or any third party for any indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages – including, but not limited to, any loss of profit or other indirect loss – resulting from your use of the finance.hermes.com website or your inability to use it. In no event shall HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL be liable for damage caused to persons or property resulting in particular from a fraudulent intrusion by a third party, the use or unavailability of the finance.hermes.com website or modification of the information made available on the website.
This limitation of liability applies to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Disclaimer of warranty
HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL cannot warrant or represent:
- that the finance.hermes.com website, its content and available services are free from viruses, data overwrite programs, trojans or other destruction material;
- that the finance.hermes.com website will operate without suspensions or interruptions;
- that the information on finance.hermes.com is accurate, complete or up to date.
HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL may at any time modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, all or part of the finance.hermes.com website in order to carry out maintenance, improvements and/or modifications to the finance.hermes.com website.
The finance.hermes.com website may contain technical inaccuracies or other defects; HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL does not guarantee the correction of these defects. The finance.hermes.com website and the content of this site are presented “as is”. HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL expressly excludes all forms of warranty, and in particular any implied warranty relating to the conditions of navigation or consultation of the site or the suitability of the site for normal or specific use, its quality or compliance with any legal provisions. This limitation of liability applies to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Applicable law - Litigation
These General Terms and Conditions of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with French law.
In the event of a dispute, in accordance with the provisions of Regulation No. 1215/2012 of 12 December 2012:
- You may apply either to the court of the place where you are domiciled, or to the French courts;
- HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL and any company in the HERMÈS Group may apply to the court of the place where you are domiciled.
HERMÈS INTERNATIONAL reserves the right to seek and obtain injunctions or orders for the defence of its rights hereunder.