Terms and conditions


These Terms of Use determine the rules for access to the website of the Fondation d’Entreprise Kering www.keringfoundation.org (“The Website”) and conditions of use that the user agrees to accept, without reservation, simply because of his/her connection to the Website. 

1. Legal information

Website publisher:

Fondation d’Entreprise Kering
40, rue de Sèvres
75007 Paris – France
Email: info@keringfoundation.org

Director of publication:

Céline Bonnaire, Executive Director of the Kering Foundation

Editorial Coordination:

Carly Newman, Project Manager
Noémie Grenier, Project Officer

Development :

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Web host:

Immatriculée au Registre du Commerce et des Sociétés de Bobigny sous le numéro 430 359 927
Siége social : 5-9 Rue, de l'Industrie - 93200 Saint-Denis

This Website and all of its components are protected by intellectual property rights and related rights reserved exclusively for the holders of these rights.
The Fondation d’Entreprise Kering (hereinafter « The Kering Foundation ») hereby notifies you of its right to initiate legal proceedings, including criminal prosecution, to protect its intellectual property rights.

2. The user

Any person who has access to the Website, regardless of his/her quality (individual or professional), where (s)he is, the way of connection to the Website, the object and purpose of his/her access to the information published on the website, is an user of the Website (hereinafter “the User”). The User is informed of the risks inherent to the Internet, especially in terms of:
- Lack of security in data transmission;
- Non-guarantee in the continuity of access to the Website or various services offered by the Website
It belongs to the User to take appropriate measures in order to protect his/her own data, software and hardware against contamination by virus or any other forms of attack which may be spreading through the Website or the published information.The User can not rely on any difficulty in the connection to the Website to have access to the information in violation of these Terms of Use.To be taken into account, claims of the User should be addressed to the Kering Foundation solely by post at the address above.

3. Copyright

Unless expressly stipulated otherwise in these general conditions with regard to a specific file, document or extract, the Kering Foundation hereby grants the right to view, save and reproduce copies of pages from the Website, solely for personal use. At any event, the User agrees to comply with all applicable legal regulations, particularly as regards industrial protection, copyright protection, press rights and communication rights, as well as with international treaties and agreements relating to these rights and related rights.
You must therefore refrain, in particular, from: 
- Reproducing or transferring, in full or in part, for the purposes of selling, distributing, issuing, publishing or communicating in any form whatsoever, copyright protected data or works without the explicit, written advance authorization of the holder of copyright(s). In the event of authorization, the copyright protection clause must be visible on each copy of the publication containing all or part of the copyright-protected data or works. All rights associated with the copyright shall remain the property of the holder.
- Using or re-using any information for commercial or advertising purposes.
- Adding to the Website any data that would modify or be likely to modify the contents or appearance of the data or works appearing on the Website.

4. Brands

Brands appearing on the Website as symbols or in other format (hereinafter referred collectively as “Brands”), are those belonging to the Kering Foundation or third parties, whether they are registered trademarks or not.References to Brands on the Website in no way implicitly or explicitly represent any concession of usage rights, licenses or authorizations related to said Brands. These Brands may not be used in any manner whatsoever without advance, written consent from the Kering Foundation or third party in question. Any usage that has not been explicitly authorized by the holders of Brands appearing on the Website, other than uses specifically granted in this document, is strictly prohibited.

5. Exclusion of liability

The Kering Foundation declines all liability for the use or exploitation of all or part of the contents of the Website (including in particular, animations, videos, photographs, text, graphic charters, brands and other distinctive signs). In this respect, the Kering Foundation (or any third party involved in creating the Website) shall not be held liable or accountable to the User or any third party for direct or consequential damage (in particular, loss of profit, interruption of business, or loss of programs or other data from the User’s or any other third party’s information management system) or for any special, specific or incidental damages resulting from the use of the Website or any other website linked by a hyperlink, even if the Kering Foundation is explicitly informed of such damage. When the User connects to the Website or to any other external website, (s)he does so at his/her own risk.

The Kering Foundation does not provide any guarantee as regards the quality, accuracy, timeliness, order or completeness of the information appearing on the website and is under no obligation to update this information. The Website may contain links to websites managed by third parties (“Partner Websites”). The Kering Foundation has no control over Partner Websites and accepts no responsibility for their content or for the content of any links appearing on Partner Website. The Kering Foundation shall not be held liable if the Partner Websites function poorly or not at all. The inclusion of any link does not indicate that the Kering Foundation approves of the content of a Partner Website, nor does it imply any connection whatsoever between the Kering Foundation and the operators of Partner Websites. It is your responsibility to consult and comply with any privacy protection policies posted on Partner Websites and the conditions of use for these websites. The content of any communication sent by you to the Kering Foundation shall be deemed to be non-confidential and free of rights. The Kering Foundation shall be free to use at its discretion the ideas, concepts, knowledge or techniques contained in such communications for any useful purpose, without restriction, to reproduce or disclose any information to third parties.

6. Recording of personal data

You can leave a Project on the Website and the data provided by you, in particular your nominative information will be solely intended to the Kering Foundation.

We remind you that according to the provisions of Articles 39 and 40 of the French Information Technology and Freedom Act (Loi Informatique et Libertés) of 6 January 1978, modified by the law of 6 August 2004, you have the right to access and correct your personal data. In addition, according to Article 38 of the same law, you have the right to object, for legitimate reasons, to the processing of this data. To exercise these rights, send an email to: info@keringfoundation.org or a letter to:

Fondation d’entreprise Kering
40, rue de Sèvres
75007 Paris - France

We hereby inform you that all visits made to the Website are recorded, as is any use of our electronic publication. We may use this information for statistical purposes in order to ensure consistent service. No identifying data is collected during this recording process. Please do not use our services if you do not agree to this practice.

7. Changes of information on the Website and of its Terms of Use

The information appearing on the Website is in no way contractual, and the Kering Foundation reserves the right to modify the contents of the Website at any time.

The Kering Foundation also reserves the right to amend these conditions of use at any time. These modifications are binding, and we recommend that you visit the Website regularly to check for changes in the conditions of use.

8. Law applicable

The violation by the User, regardless where (s)he is, of any provisions of these Terms of Use and more generally any difficulty related to its execution, interpretation or validity, is submitted to the French law and French Courts.