GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SALE

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SALE

In order to always better meet the expectations of its Customers, Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding has decided to give them access, in parallel to the network of its marketplace/e-commerce sites that they operate, to a wide selection of Services/Provision, clothing items on its website Best Designer Contest

1) Identification Of The Author Of The Offer and Service to Customers:

In the absence of details on the Service/Services sheet, the author of the offer is the company:

PCJ MARKETING & WEBMEDIA COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY (Parent Company)

A company registered in Ireland

Unit 3 D North Point House

North Point Business Park, New Mallow Road

CORK, T23A T2P IRELAND

(353) 2120 66 155

PCJ Holding (US Subsidiary)

211 East 43rd Street, New York, NY 10017

For the Services/Services (free order offer) presented within the framework of the Partner Offer (FEMININE TRENDS), the author of the offer is the Partner identified by the mention "Sold and shipped by". This mention appears after selection of the chosen contract. By clicking on the name of the Partner in the Service/Services tab, the Customer can access the identification details of the offeror and the special conditions for these Services/Services. These conditions are specific to the Partners and may differ from the conditions proposed by Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC). The Services/Provisions of the Partner Offer are neither taken over nor exchanged by Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC). Once you have opted for one of the two contracts available for Clients who want to be part of the fashion designer network, this decision is between you and the partner in the Service/ Services file.

The Site's service can be reached by telephone from metropolitan France on the number provided by your dedicated coordinator, once your Order has been validated in your personal space, from Monday to Saturday, from 9am to 7pm, except on public holidays. He can also be reached by e-mail, from the online contact form available on the Site, a response will then be given within 48 working hours.

2) Definitions:

The terms used in these general terms and conditions of sale have the following meaning:

Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC): Company offering its products and services to the public.

Client/ Consumer: Natural person over the age of 18 years who can with his own means and ability to purchase products online at a distance.

Payment: Payment order to place an order.

Partner: Trading partner having concluded a Partnership contract with the company Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) to offer its Services/Services for sale and giving it a mandate to conclude the sale and to collect the payment in its name and on its behalf.

Part(s): Client/ Consumer and Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC).

Service/ Benefits: Offered for sale on the Website Best Designer Contest , on the mobile application Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC), and FEMININE TRENDSS.

Site: Commercial site accessible from the Website Best Designer Contest or the mobile application on which Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) offers the Services/Provisions.

Article I. Subject

The purpose of these general terms and conditions of sale is to define the rights and obligations of Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) and its Customers in the context of the sale of Services/Provision (Orders) on the website Best Designer Contest

As such, any purchase of a Service/Provisions/Service and Order through the Site implies the pure and simple acceptance of these general terms and conditions of sale.

Article II. Ambit

These general conditions apply to purchases made through the Site Best Designer Contest

Special conditions may be provided for in the case of promotional operations or for the Services/Services offered as part of the Partner Offer. In the event of special conditions, these take precedence over the general conditions.

Any Order on the Site implies acceptance without reservation of these General Terms and Conditions of Sale. In accordance with the provisions of Article 1125 of the Civil Code, these general terms and conditions of sale may be kept by any person visiting the Site, by means of computer registration and may also be the beneficiary of a service/Provision by the Customer, by means of their printing. The general terms and conditions of sale are also sent to the Customer within the Order confirmation e-mail via a link.

The general terms and conditions of sale applicable are those appearing on the Site on the date of the Order. If, on the same date, different general terms and conditions of sale are also accessible to the public via other Internet sites or by any other means, they shall not be enforceable against Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC).

Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) reserves the right to adapt or modify these general terms and conditions of sale at any time and without prior notice, the adaptations or modifications then being applicable to all Orders after these adaptations or modifications.

Article III. Partner Offer

In order to offer you access to more and more brands and thus provide you with a wider fashion selection, Best Designer Contest opens its online store to professional sales partners.

These sales partners offer you their collections on our online store and oversee the preparations, shipping, and after-sales service of your Order.

What this means for the Client:

1. A simple procedure: The Client pays for his Order on the Site

2. Secure payment: the order payment is made on the Site via the secure payment interface of our partner processing your data and no banking information is transmitted to our partners

3. Specialist expertise: it is possible to contact the partners directly via the "My Account" area on the Site.

4. A double security: the after-sales service is provided by the company organizing the contest.

Article IV. Services Offered On The Site

The Services/Provisions/Services presented on the Site comply with the European and North American legislation in force. If one of the offers offered on the site is no longer available. If the Service will be withdrawn from the Site as soon as possible.

Service offers are valid if they appear on Best Designer Contest within the limit of available stock.

Unless otherwise specified, the offers are not applicable to certain Services/Services, nor to Partner offers.

For technical reasons, the actual rendering of the Services may sometimes differ slightly from those announced or presented on the Site. In the event of a manifest error between the characteristics of the Services as described in the Service/Provision sheet and their representation, the description shall prevail.

In the event that, after the date on which they are removed from the Site, offers of Services/Provision would nevertheless remain accessible to the public via other Internet Sites or by any other means, they would no longer be opposable to Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC).

Article V. Price Of Services

The prices of the Services/Services indicated on the Site are in the currency of your country (if your country is in our list; US dollar will be used as the default currency if your country is not in our list), all taxes included.

The price including VAT of each of the Services are communicated on the Service/Services/Invoice sheet.

The Services/Services will be invoiced based on the rates in force at the time of the order confirmation.

Article VI. Customer account

1) Customer Capacity

Only natural persons who are legally capable of entering into contracts concerning the Services/Services offered for sale on the Site may open a customer account on the Site.

When placing the order, the Customer guarantees to have full legal capacity to adhere to these general terms and conditions of sale and thus conclude the Sale.

Certain Services/Services offered for sale on the Site may be reserved for adults. When ordering this type of Services/Services, the Customer undertakes to be eighteen (18) years of age or older on the date of the order. The company Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) or the Partner reserves the right to ask for additional identity documents when processing the competition entry files.

2) Placing The Order

Orders are placed in 8 of the available languages and in Euros on the European continent and in the currency of the designated country outside of the European Continent.

Any order may be placed by the Customer directly on the Site or via the Digital Showroom service or via the Seller Portal for stores offering these services.

The Customer has 2 possibilities:

- Create an account prior to the first Order. This account will be accessible at any time by the Customer thanks to his identifiers (email address and password).

- View the documents requested to validate his account, or abandon the pursuit of his Order

- When opening an account, the Customer agrees to provide the information requested and commits to the veracity of this information:

- When opening an account, the Customer agrees to provide the information requested and commits to the veracity of this information

- first and last name: information necessary to identify the owner of the order

- postal address: information necessary for home delivery

- telephone: information necessary for delivery follow-up

- e-mail address: information necessary for sending e-mails order confirmation and delivery follow-up

When placing an Order, the Customer shall:

- fill in the type of payment card, card number, expiry date and card security code. Payment card information is secure.

- will verify the validity of the information in his account.

The validation of the Order shall be made by identifying the Customer (by entering his/her e-mail address and password) and validating the payment, after all the requested documents have been downloaded. The order then becomes final subject to the right of withdrawal defined in Article VIII hereof and the Customer undertakes to pay the amount of the order.

Ordering implies acceptance of the prices and characteristics of the Services/Services presented on the Site.

The Customer shall have the possibility, before definitively validating his Order, to return to the previous pages and to correct and modify his Order and the information provided beforehand before confirming it to express his acceptance.

The company Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) cannot be held responsible for input errors made by the Customer, nor for any consequences in terms of late or incorrect delivery.

3) Order Confirmation

Once the order has been validated by the Customer, an e-mail acknowledging receipt of the order and containing all this information will then be sent to the Customer.

The company Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) undertakes to send a Welcome letter and other relevant information to confirm the order. This letter is delivered once the final validation has been given to the Customer's account, within 1 to 5 working days from the day after the Customer sends the order.

Order will only be considered final after the dispatch to the Customer of the dispatch email specifying the conditions of dispatch of the Services/Provision.

If a Service/Services ordered by the Client is unavailable, Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) undertakes to inform the Client by email as soon as it is aware of this unavailability.

For Orders placed for Services/Services offered as part of the Partner Offer, the Customer will receive as many Order confirmations as there are different Partners shipping the Services/Services selected in the basket.

The company PCJ MARKETING & WEBMEDIA COMMUNICATIONS and/or its partners Best Designer Contest reserve the right to ask the Client for proof of identity.

In the event of a request for supporting document(s), the Customer will be informed by e-mail and/or telephone and will then have the possibility to cancel his Order. Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) shall have the right to refuse any Order considered suspicious or abnormal.

4) Order Follow-Up

The Customer may consult the status of the processing of his Order by consulting the "My Account" area on the Site. If the Customer does not have an account, a question may be sent via the contact form available on the Site.

Article VII. Payment

1) Payment Method

By clicking on the "I validate my file" button, the Customer validates his Order and undertakes to pay the price. Payment for the entire basket is made in one go (except for payment facilities chosen by the Client), regardless of the Services/Services appearing in it (Services/Services sold by the Site or offered as part of the Partner Offer). The payment order made by card cannot be cancelled. The payment of the order by the Customer is irrevocable, without prejudice to the Customer's right of withdrawal. The transfer of ownership of the Service/Provision to the Client will only take place when the price is fully paid by Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) and the Service/Provision is received by the Client.

The payment of the order may be made by the Customer by credit card (cards from the "CB" network, Visa, Eurocard/Mastercard, American Express, Diners, vouchers, or PayPal account. The Customer confirms and guarantees, that he is the holder of the means of payment used for payment and that the latter gives access to sufficient funds to cover all the costs necessary to settle the order.

In accordance with the code of ethics for e-commerce and distance selling of the Fédération E-commerce et Vente A Distance (FEVAD), the account of the card used by the Customer will be debited when the order is dispatched. In some cases, for Services/Programs requiring a longer preparation time, the Customer's account may be debited before shipment. For all requests for information related to debit times, the Customer may contact Customer Service.

As an exception:

- for the Services/Services offered as part of the Partner Offer, the order flow occurs at the time of order validation.

If the order included several Services/Properties, in case of unavailability of only part of the order the delivery costs will not be refunded.

2) Payment Release

The operator of the online payment service is the company STRIPE INTERNATIONAL, an American Company registered in California and whose market value is estimated to exceed $22 Billion. Its headquarters is located at 510 Townsend Street, San Francisco, CA 94103. USA

The company Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC), in collaboration with STRIPE, controls all the Orders that have been validated on their Site, except for the Services/Provisions ordered via the Digital Showroom application. The company STRIPE is mandated by the merchant to carry out checks on Orders as part of the fight against credit card fraud and identity theft. STRIPE may contact Internet users by any means for the certification of a transaction and may, if necessary, request supporting documents (ID and bank account number/cancelled cheque, etc.). To carry out the checks, Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) transmits to STRIPE the information provided in the Purchase Order. These are subject to automated processing.

With regard to the data communicated to STRIPE within the framework of the payment transaction, in accordance with the Data Protection Act of 6 January 1978, the Customer has, at any time, a right of access, rectification and opposition to all his personal data by writing, by post and by proving his identity to :

STRIPES COMPANY

Freedom and Information Service

510 Townsend Street

San Francisco, CA 94103

USA

Article VIII. Delivery (Excluding Partner Offers)

The provisions of this article do not apply to the Services/Services offered within the framework of the Partner Offer. The Customer may obtain information concerning the availability policy of the Partner concerned on the corresponding Services/Provision sheets.

PARTICIPATING COUNTRIES

European Union
Zone Country
WESTERN EUROPE Belgium, France, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom
NORTH AMERICA Canada, Mexico, United States of America
SOUTH AMERICA Argentina, Brazil
OCEANIA Australia 

Article IX - Right Of Withdrawal - Satisfaction Or Refund (Excluding Partner Offers)

The provisions of this article may differ within the framework of the Partner Offer, except for the statutory right of withdrawal under the conditions set out in Article VIII 1 a).

For Partner Offers and the conditions for cancelling the acceptance of the offer or its Order are specific to each Partner and are accessible on the corresponding Services/Services sheets.

1) Right of Withdrawal and Extension of Time Limit

a) Exercise of the right of withdrawal

Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) intends that any Customer who is not satisfied with the Services ordered may exercise his right of withdrawal under the best conditions.

The legal right of withdrawal is valid for a period of fourteen (14) clear days from receipt of the Service/Provision, in accordance with Articles L 221-18 et seq. of the French Consumer Code, subject to the exceptions and limitations set out in points b) and c) of this article.

The right of withdrawal may be exercised by the Customer by any declaration, free of ambiguity, expressing his wish to withdraw or by sending the withdrawal form, available on the last page of these general terms and conditions of sale, duly completed, to Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC).

In the case of an Order for several Services/Services delivered separately or for a Service/Service consisting of multiple batches or parts to be delivered in instalments, the period shall begin to run from receipt of the last Service/Service or batch or part.

Proof of the effective exercise of the right of withdrawal shall be incumbent on the Customer.

The Customer must return the Service without undue delay and at the latest within fourteen (14) days of notification of his decision to withdraw.

If the Customer cancels the Service within this period, the Customer shall be entitled to a refund of the price of the Service ordered and to reimbursement of the one-way delivery costs on the basis of the cost of a standard delivery, irrespective of the delivery method selected by the Customer when placing the Order. If the Customer returns the Services/Services by his own means, the return costs will remain at the expense of the Customer.

The refund of the Services/Provisions returned at the invoiced price will be made using the same means of payment that was used to settle the order. Reimbursement will be made within fourteen (14) days following receipt of the Customer's notification of his decision to withdraw, Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) reserving the right to defer reimbursement for up to 30 days, after having been notified of the Customer's withdrawal.

- For Customers who have paid for their Order by Credit Card: The Customer will be reimbursed at the price invoiced using the same payment method as that used for payment

If the right of withdrawal is used for only part of an order, only the price charged for the cancelled Services/Services will be refunded. The costs of the order will remain his responsibility.

In the event of partial withdrawal of an order, the Customer who would have benefited, at the time of the initial order, from the free payment of a certain amount of the order, may be re-invoiced for the order costs related to his actual Order.

Article X. Compliance - Warranty

The Customer must ensure that the Services/Services provided to it correspond to its Order. In the event that the services do not conform to the Order, the Customer must inform the Site's Customer Service and cancel the Service(s) in question under the conditions set out in Article VIII of these General Terms and Conditions of Sale.

Notwithstanding the specific warranty conditions given to the Customer with the delivered Service/Provision, the Services/Provision presented on the Site are subject to the following warranty conditions:

Article L.217-4 of the Consumer Code:

The service provider shall deliver goods in conformity with the contract and shall be liable for any lack of conformity existing at the time of delivery.

He shall also be liable for any lack of conformity resulting from his services, instructions at the initial meetings with the Client or explanations when these have been implemented by the contract or have been carried out under his responsibility.

Article L.217-5 of the Consumer Code:

The service is in accordance with the contract:

1° If it is fit for the use usually expected of a similar service and, where appropriate:

- if it corresponds to the description given by the service provider and has the qualities that the latter has presented to the Client in the form of a sample or model.

- if it has the qualities that a Client can legitimately expect, in view of the public statements made by the service provider, the producer or his representative, particularly in advertising or labelling.

2° Or if it has the characteristics defined by mutual agreement between the parties or if it is suitable for any special use sought by the Client, brought to the knowledge of the service provider and accepted by the latter.

Article XI. Complaints - Information

Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC)s is a member of ICC (International Consumer Code).

As such, the company Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) undertakes to honor the rules of respect for the Customer contained in the professional code of the Quality Charter www.fevad.com.

In accordance with the provisions of the International Consumer Code concerning the amicable settlement of disputes, Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC), the ICC’s Code of Direct Selling forms part of that comprehensive ICC normative system. In 2006 many of the marketing codes were consolidated into one document, the Consolidated ICC Code of Advertising and Marketing Communication Practice. As direct selling is primarily a method of distribution, the Direct Selling Code remains a stand-alone document; however, by reference (see Scope) it is clearly linked to the Consolidated Code, which is the recognized global reference point for responsible marketing communications.

The ICC Code of Direct Selling is intended primarily as an instrument for self-regulation and self-discipline, but may also be used by the Courts as a reference document within the framework of applicable legislation. ICC expects business operators to respect and endorse the Code both in the spirit and to the letter. It is recommended as a daily reference source for everyone involved in direct selling.

The Code is intended to achieve the following objectives:

1 - demonstrate responsibility and good practice in direct selling across the world;

2 - enhance overall public confidence in direct selling;

3 - respect privacy and consumer preferences and to provide effective consumer protection;

4 - promote fair competition and free enterprise;

5 - provide effective practical and flexible solutions;

6 - minimise the need for detailed governmental and/or inter-governmental legislation or

7 - regulations

For those in North America, you may file your complaint with the Federal Trade Commission by visiting their site: https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0020-shopping-online#records after gathering your records and proofs of payment. Please keep in mind that regardless of the government entity, which you have chosen to mitigate your cause, in North America or in Europe, our General Terms and Conditions of sale remain as the tangible agreement to which you agreed before checking out; therefore please read the details that might concern you before purchasing.

For any information, claim or question relating to the conditions of mail order sales set up by the company Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) and in particular to the Site or the Services/Provision themselves, the Customer must contact the Site's Customer Service by e-mail from the contact form, by sending an e-mail to serviceclient@bestdesignercontest.com and giving his Customer number if necessary.

Article XII. Personal Data - Private Life

Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) attaches great importance to the protection of personal data.

In accordance with the applicable Regulations and in particular the European Data Protection Regulation (known as the "DPR"), Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) has set up an electronic file which records certain personal data relating to their Customers in order to enable them to manage their Orders, to ensure the follow-up of the Customer relationship and to send them information and requests of a commercial nature. Some of the information transmitted and/or collected also allows us to get to know You better, and thus to improve and personalize our services.

In the case of Orders for Services/Services offered as part of the Partner Offer, the information required for order processing will be forwarded to the Partner concerned.

You have at any time an individual right of access, deletion and correction of your personal data provided for by the law that You can exercise as follows:

- or by modifying Your personal information in the "My Account" area accessible on the Website,

- or by contacting Customer Service and reporting a request for modification or deletion of your Customer data,

- or by sending an email request to legal@bestdesignercontest.com.

Depending on the choices made when creating or consulting your account, you are likely to accept to receive commercial offers from Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) and/or its Partners, or to be informed of particular operations via e-mail and/or SMS.

If You no longer wish to receive these offers, you can request this at any time by clicking on an electronic unsubscribe link available on the emails, stop SMS to this effect, or by modifying your account settings directly on the Website.

Read more about our Privacy & Cookies , Privacy & Personal Data Policy.

Article XIII. Responsibility

Apart from the cases expressly provided for by the texts in force, the liability of the company Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) is limited to direct and foreseeable damage that may result from the use by the Customer of the Site and the Services/Services sold and dispatched by it. For the Services/Services offered as part of the Partner Offer, only the Partner is liable for any damage that may be caused by its Services/Services.

Neither Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) nor its Partners may be held liable for damages resulting from a fault on the part of the Client in the context of the use of the Services.

Neither the responsibility of Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) nor that of the Partners can be engaged if the non-execution or poor execution of its obligations is attributable to the Client, to the unforeseeable and insurmountable fact of a third party unrelated to the provision of the services provided for in these general conditions of sale, or to an unforeseeable, irresistible and external case of force majeure.

The company Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) is not responsible for the content and operation of the sites linked to the Site, as well as for any damage of any kind that may be suffered by the Customer during a visit to these Sites. The use of the Site implies the Customer's knowledge and acceptance of the characteristics and limits of the Internet and related technologies, the lack of protection of certain data against possible misappropriation or hacking and risks of contamination by possible viruses circulating on the network. The company Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) declines all responsibility in the event of misuse or incident related to the use of the computer, Internet access, maintenance or malfunction of servers, telephone line or any other technical connection, and the sending of forms to an erroneous or incomplete address, any computer errors or defects found on the Site.

Article XIV. Intellectual And Industrial Property Rights

All the elements published within the Site, such as sounds, images, photographs, videos, writings, animations, programs, graphic charter, database utilities, software, and other underlying technology are protected by the provisions of the Intellectual Property Code and belong to the company Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) or, where applicable, have been granted to them by the Partners.

The trademark 'Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC)', as well as all the figurative and non-figurative trademarks and more generally all the other trademarks, illustrations, images and logos appearing on the articles, their accessories or their packaging, whether they are registered or not, are and will remain the exclusive property of Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC), with the exception of the rights held by suppliers and Partners of Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) on the visuals of their Services/Provisions, on their brands and logos presented on the Site.

Any total or partial reproduction, modification or use of these trademarks, illustrations, images and logos, for any reason and on any medium whatsoever, without the express prior agreement of Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC), is strictly forbidden. The same applies to any combination or conjunction with any other brand, symbol, logotype and more generally any distinctive sign intended to form a composite logo, with the exception of logos and descriptive signs belonging to the brands present on the site. The same will apply to all copyrights, designs and models, patents which are the property of the company Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC).

The company Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) prohibits any deep hypertext link to the Site or any hypertext link using a translation technique. A user wishing to place on his personal website a simple link leading directly to the home page of the Site must first request the express authorization of the company Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC).

Article XV. Major Strength

The performance by Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) or its Partners of all or part of their obligations will be suspended in the event of the occurrence of a fortuitous event or force majeure which would hinder or delay performance.

War, riots, insurrection, insurrection, social unrest, strikes of any kind are considered as such, but this list is not exhaustive.

Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) or, where applicable, the Partner will inform the Customer of such a fortuitous event or force majeure within seven days of its occurrence. Should this suspension continue beyond a period of fifteen days, the Customer would then have the possibility of cancelling the order in progress and would then be reimbursed under the conditions set out in Article L 216-1 of the Consumer Code.

Article XVI. Partial Disability

If one or more stipulations of these general terms and conditions of sale were to be deemed unlawful or null and void, such nullity would not result in the nullity of the other provisions of these terms and conditions.

Article XVII. Convention On Evidence

It is expressly agreed that the Parties may communicate with each other electronically or by telephone via the Site's Customer Service, for the purposes of these general terms and conditions of sale. Technical security measures are provided for to ensure the confidentiality of the data exchanged.

The parties agree that the e-mails exchanged between them are valid proof of the content of their exchanges and, where applicable, of their commitments, regarding the transmission and acceptance of Orders.

Article XVIII. Storage And Archiving Of Orders

The archiving of Purchase Orders and invoices is carried out on a reliable and durable support to correspond to a faithful and durable copy in accordance with article 1348 of the civil code.

Article XIX. Disputes - Applicable Law - Jurisdiction

These general terms and conditions of sale are subject to the application of European law. Only the articles and conditions cited in these general terms and conditions of sale are authentic.

In the event of any difficulty arising in connection with the order or delivery of Best Designer Contest (BDC) articles, the Customer will have the possibility, before any legal action, of seeking an amicable solution, with the mediation service of ICC or in particular with the help of a consumer association or any other counsel of his choice.

Any dispute that may arise from the interpretation or execution of these general terms and conditions of sale and its consequences will be brought before the competent courts.

Article XX.1 Customer Notices - Conditions For Drafting A Customer Notice

The drafting of opinions on Best Designer Contest is subject to the prior acceptance of the conditions of use of this Charter, which stipulates in particular that:

- The comment must be limited to remarks, arguments or impressions concerning the Service/Provision concerned.

- Your review must not under any circumstances mention information about your private life or that of others.

- Comments should relate to the Service/Benefit and not to the seller offering it.

- Terms that may be interpreted as insults or defamation against any natural or legal person are absolutely prohibited.

The authors of the notices expressly authorize Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) to post comments on the site in relation to the Services/Provisions concerned. Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) cannot guarantee the publication of all notices.

Article XX.2 Customer Notices - Conditions Of Use Notices

Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) offers the possibility to rate the Services/Provision and to post notices. The online posting of a notice by an Internet user implies prior acceptance and compliance with these terms of use.

Comments or opinions concern only the Services/Provisions and must not be made in any way that is contrary to the law:

- be defamatory, insulting, obscene, offensive, violent or inciting to violence, political, racist or xenophobic and in general contrary to the laws and regulations in force, the rights of persons or morality;

- refer to or mention the opinions of other Internet users;

- be used for personal or professional purposes, in particular for advertising purposes;

- contain personal data;

- relate to the seller who offers it to you but only to the Service/Provision presented on the article sheet;

- contain e-mail addresses, URLs, telephone numbers, postal addresses or other information

Article XX.3 Customer Reviews - Moderation

Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) cannot guarantee publication of all posted notices. Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) cannot be held responsible for the publication or non-publication of a comment.

Article XX.4 Customer Notices - Operating Authorization

The Internet user authorizes, free of charge, the use of the notices of which he is the author by Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) for use in connection with the marketing and promotion of the Service/Provision to which it relates, in particular for the following modes of distribution:

- on the Internet, in particular on all institutional, commercial or community sites, blogs and/or pages of the Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) group, and on the sites, blogs or pages of partners or affiliates, as well as on search engines, in particular those that publish opinions and comments;

- in the context of the internal and institutional communication of the Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC) group and journalistic information;

- on all printed media, in particular publishing, catalogues, press, leaflets, flyers, POS. For the purpose defined above, the exploitation rights granted include :

- under the right of reproduction, directly or through a third party, the right to reproduce, to have reproduced, to put into circulation, to make any copy, double, duplicate without limitation of copy, in whole or in part, free of charge or against payment, on any paper, computer, electronic, audio, optical and/or any other current or future medium, by any current or future process.

- under the right of representation, directly or through a third party, the right to represent, to have represented publicly, in whole or in part, in whole or in part, free of charge or against payment, by any process such as representation on screen, or any other process in any public or private place.

- under the right to broadcast, directly or through a third party, free of charge or against payment, the right to broadcast by radio, satellite, television, by any means of cable operator or any other means of telecommunication, now or in the future. This right also includes broadcasting on internal networks and broadcasting on networks intended for a public not grouped within a legal entity, such as the Télétel and Internet networks.

- under the derived rights, directly or through a third party, free of charge or against payment, the right to use, adapt, arrange, modify, translate and have used, adapted, arranged, modified, translated in whole or in part.

Article XX.5 Customer Notices - Personal Data

The Internet User accepts that in the context of the distribution of notices, certain personal information concerning him/her appears, namely: first name and town of residence.

The comments and personal data of Internet users are collected and processed by computer for the purposes of managing and disseminating the comments.

In this context, the data collected may be transferred to a service provider for the purposes of managing the comment management tool.

In accordance with the law, Internet users have the right to access, rectify and oppose data concerning them by sending an e-mail to: legal@bestdesignercontest.com

Retraction Form

Model withdrawal form (Orders made on the Best Designer Contest website excluding partner offers)

(Please complete and return this form only if you would like to be contacted by a member of our team. withdraw from the contract)

- TO THE ATTENTION OF Best Designer Contest, a Trademark and Business Entity of PCJ Holding (BDC), E-commerce Department - Customer Service

- PCJ Marketing & Webmedia Communications Company (Parent Company)

A company registered in Ireland

Unit 3 D North Point House

North Point Business Park, New Mallow Road

CORK, T23A T2P IRELAND

(353) 2120 66 155

I HEREBY NOTIFY YOU (*) OF MY WITHDRAWAL FROM THE CONTRACT CONCERNING MY ORDER FOR THE COMPETITION (*) / FOR THE SERVICES (*) BELOW: