LEGAL MENTIONS

Publisher

Welcome to the website (hereinafter the “Site”) published by Messika Group (hereinafter “Messika”), French simplified joint-stock company with capital of €1,100,000, listed in the Paris Trade and Companies Register under no. 301 293 999, and having its registered office at 64 Rue La Fayette, 75009 Paris (France) and Intra-Community VAT number FR 22 301 293 999 00035.

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Publication Director
: Valérie Messika


Creation, design and development

ultranoir – 142, avenue Daumesnil, 75012 Paris.

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Use of this Site is subject to the following terms and conditions (hereinafter the “Terms and Conditions”). Messika reserves the right to periodically amend these Terms and Conditions. The amended Terms and Conditions will take effect on the date of publication on the Site. Kindly read these Terms and Conditions carefully before using this Site. The user acknowledges having been warned on entering this Site of the existence of the General Terms and Conditions for using the Site. Therefore, any further consultation of the Site implies full and complete acceptance by the user of these Terms and Conditions.

Purpose

Messika has published this Site for the personal information of users and online sales to users. The user may only download onto a computer or print a copy of the pages from the Site for his personal use and for private, non- commercial purposes. Unless stated otherwise, all graphic and textual elements appearing on the Site, such as brands and photographs, including the models represented, texts, video clips and animations, are protected by copyright law, trademark law and the provisions of international treaties, worldwide. These elements may not be amended, used in any way whatsoever or, in particular, reproduced, represented to the public, commercialized or included in a derivative work, for public or commercial purposes. It is prohibited to use or present the elements from this Site on another website or in a computer network environment, for any purpose whatsoever.

Personal data

Messika undertakes to protect the privacy of users of the Site. All personal information provided by users to Messika will be subject to the provisions of French data protection act no. 78-17 of January 6, 1978, and subsequent amending laws and texts. Personal information is provided by users, who are duly informed, and in perfect transparency, when they register on the Site. Should users communicate personal data in order to provide information, Messika undertakes only to use these personal data in order to be able to respond or conduct market research concerning it. Messika undertakes to adopt all reasonable measures to ensure that the personal data remain secure at any time and that they will only be accessible to Messika’s authorized personnel. Likewise, Messika undertakes not to give or sell to third parties the personal data provided by users of the Site, unless a legal or regulatory provision or a judicial authority obliges it to do so.
On written request from users, Messika will delete the personal information concerning them from its database. Furthermore, users have, at any time, a right to access, correct and delete personal data concerning them by e-mail to contact@messika.com.

Cookies

Information relating to Customer browsing may be stored on the Customer’s terminal when he uses the website www.messika.com. This information is used specifically to optimize and personalize Customer use of the website, as well as to check the performance of the website. The Customer is informed that these cookies are used on arriving on the site. The Customer may refuse or accept these cookies, or request that they be disabled, by parameterizing their web browser. This parameterizing is liable to change the methods for using the website. Continued browsing on the site shall imply acceptance of our cookie policy.

When using the website www.messika.com, third parties may collect information relating to the Customer’s terminal, which enables them in particular to identify their areas of interest through the products browsed or purchased on the website. MESSIKA GROUP does not have control over the third parties who collect this information and is not in any case responsible for the processing of this information.

Exclusion from liability

The information available on the Site is published solely for information. Messika is concerned to provide accurate information but it cannot guarantee the accuracy, precision or completeness of the information published on the Site and it cannot be held liable in case of errors or inaccuracies. Any use of the Site is made at the risk and peril of the user.

Products marketed by Messika are available in numerous countries. However, the Site may describe certain products which are not marketed worldwide.

MESSIKA GROUP cannot be held liable for direct or consequential loss which might result from use of the Site, including inaccessibility, loss of data, deterioration, destruction or virus, which might affect users’ data processing equipment and/or the presence of a virus on the Site.

Intellectual property rights

The elements of this Site are protected by French and international law governing copyright and intellectual property. The intellectual property rights to the elements of this Site, particularly the brands, models, logos and other distinctive signs, are the exclusive property of Messika. Therefore, any partial or total reproduction of the elements of this Site is strictly prohibited without Messika’s prior written authorization. The reproduction of certain elements of this Site is authorized solely and exclusively for information for personal and private use, with all reproductions or uses of copies made for other purposes being expressly prohibited.

General

These Terms and Conditions are governed by French law. Disputes over the use of this Site come under the exclusive jurisdiction of the French courts.

Messika does not guarantee that the content of the Site is suitable for all countries worldwide or available to be used in all countries. Users must check compliance with regulations applicable in their country, it being understood that access to the content of the Site may possibly be considered as illegal for some people or in certain countries.
A waiver by Messika of its right to claim an infringement of one of the provisions of the Terms and Conditions cannot be interpreted as waiving its right to claim an infringement of another provision of said Terms and Conditions.

Hosting

NBS System

8 Rue Bernard Buffet, 75017 Paris


Photo credits

Still Life Photos: Alexandre Roberdet
Expertise Photos: Pierre Vérez
Model Photos: David Ferrua / Raphaël Scemama / Pierre Vérez
Baselworld Photos: Pierre Vérez
Advertising Campaign Photos: Terry Richardson / Mikael Jansson
Jewelry Photos: Studio 36 / Laurent Boeki