Terms of use

1. Copyright

All drawings, images, videos and information on this site as well as the selection and disposition thereof and all software present on the site www.blancpain.com are the intellectual property of BLANCPAIN S.A. or of third parties and insofar as possible are protected by copyright. You are authorised to download or print a single paper copy of the pages or sections of the site www.blancpain.com on condition that you do not erase the copyright notices or other exclusivity notice. This authorisation is exclusively limited to use for information purposes. Reproduction (in whole or in part), transfer (by electronic or any other means), modification or use of the site www.blancpain.com for any public or commercial end or hypertext linking to the site without prior written consent of BLANCPAIN S.A. are strictly forbidden.

All documents and communiqués published by BLANCPAIN S.A. on the site www.blancpain.com are given purely for educational or information purposes.

2. Brands

All brands and logos reproduced on this site are registered or unregistered brands belonging to BLANCPAIN S.A. or to third parties and may not be used for any product or service not offered on www.blancpain.com, or in any way likely to cause doubt in the minds of customers or which discredit or denigrate  BLANCPAIN S.A.

No mention is made of rights accruing to other product brands, service brands or trading names, registered or otherwise, likely to attach to certain words or signs used in the present terms. Nevertheless the absence of this mention does not imply the absence of copyright protection of these brands, trading names, words or signs.

3. Responsibility: absence of guarantee or declaration

BLANCPAIN S.A. supplies the present site and all of its content, notably the news, documents, products and use of the site “as found”, with no guarantee or declaration of any sort, express or implied.

Within the limits of the law, BLANCPAIN S.A. declines all responsibility related to any declaration or guarantee, notably guarantees linked to market value or suitability for a specific use. In addition, BLANCPAIN S.A. does not declare or guarantee that the information provided on this site is accurate, reliable, exhaustive or current.

BLANCPAIN S.A. cannot in any way be held responsible in case of prejudice direct, indirect, accessory or immaterial, in case of loss of data, earnings or profit, damages and interest in criminal prosecutions or civil compensation claims from third parties arising out of the use or prevention of use of information contained and/or products offered on BLANCPAIN.COM and access to this information and/or products, or in case of harm caused by the present website or linked to its use.

4. Product information

All products featured on this site may be obtained from official retailers of BLANCPAIN S.A. products (with the exception of any antique watches displayed on the site).

On the site www.blancpain.com, the company BLANCPAIN S.A. has made every effort to display the colours and shapes of its products precisely. Notwithstanding, the colours you see depend on your screen and cannot be a faithful reproduction of the true colours.

5. Security and protection of personal data

BLANCPAIN S.A. does not collect personal data when you visit www.blancpain.com, except where explicitly mentioned to the contrary, or if you send in comments or questions, take part in a competition or game or if you give your express consent in some other way,

When you send in remarks or questions by e-mail or when you contact us for information on our site, we ask your name, address and/or your e-mail address. We need this information to reply to you and may use it for commercial ends.

When you take part in a competition or any other promotional operation, we may ask your name, address and/or your e-mail address in order to ensure the administration of the competition and advise the winner. We may also use this information for commercial ends.

Beyond the foregoing, BLANCPAIN S.A. undertakes not to pass on, hire or give personal information to third parties without your consent, to the exclusion of companies belonging to The Swatch Group Ltd (see www.swatchgroup.com) or to third parties who help us run this site (such as our Internet service providers) or who supply the services you ask for.

No other information, suggestion, idea, remark and no other document sent to www.blancpain.com shall be deemed confidential or exclusive information or a trade secret, and by sending such information, you cede irrevocable and unlimited right of use, modification, reproduction, transmission, display and disclosure of this information for any ends whatsoever to BLANCPAIN S.A.. Except where obliged to do so by law, BLANCPAIN S.A. will not use your name in connection with such information, document, suggestion, idea or remark without your prior written consent.

6. Links

The site www.blancpain.com may contain information and third party links connecting to other Internet sites. BLANCPAIN S.A. cannot be held responsible for the information and/or third party products offered. Furthermore, BLANCPAIN S.A. has no knowledge of the information contained in other sites nor of the products offered on such sites and cannot be held responsible for such information and/or products and the methods practised by these third party sites concerning protection of personal data.

7.Modifications

BLANCPAIN S.A. reserves the right to modify the content of the site www.blancpain.com as it sees fit, at any moment, for whatever reason and without prior notice; BLANCPAIN S.A. declinesany responsibility for possible consequencesof such modifications.