Terms and Conditions

PIAGET, BRANCH OF RICHEMONT INTERNATIONAL SA

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

Welcome to the internet Website ("Web Site") edited and published by PIAGET having its registered offices at 37 Chemin du Champ-des-Filles, CH-1228 Plan-les-Ouates/Ge Switzerland.

Use of this Web Site is subject to the following terms and conditions ("Terms"). PIAGET may revise these Terms from time to time by updating this posting, with the revised Terms taking effect for all Users as of the date stated on the posting. Consequently, Users should consult the Terms regularly.

Please read these Terms carefully before using the Web Site. Users expressly acknowledge that they are aware of these Terms and have had access to the same upon entering the Web Site. Consequently, by using the Web Site, Users signify their assent and agreement to these Terms. If User does not agree to these Terms, then User is not authorised to continue consultation and access of the Web Site.

Use of Materials on this Web Site

PIAGET has created this Web Site to provide information about its company and products for Users' personal use. Users may download one computer copy or print one copy of the material on this Web Site for their own non-commercial, educational, private or domestic use only, provided that proprietary notices, in particular intellectual property notices such as copyright and trademarks are preserved in tact and are neither modified, deleted or changed. Unless otherwise stated, Users should assume that everything they see or read on the Web Site (such as images, photographs, including any person represented in the photographs, illustrations, icons, texts, video clips, written and other materials) ("PIAGET's Material") are protected for example by copyright, design and trademark legislation under international treaty provisions and national laws worldwide.

Users are not authorised to sell, reproduce, distribute, modify, display, communicate, publicly perform, report or otherwise prepare derivative or second hand works based on PIAGET's Material nor may they use any of PIAGET's Material in any way for public or commercial purposes. Furthermore, PIAGET's Material may not be displayed or communicated on any other web site, in a networked computer environment or other digital support for any purpose whatsoever. In the event of breach of any of these Terms, Users' permission to use PIAGET's Material will automatically terminate and any copies made of PIAGET's Material must be immediately destroyed. Unauthorised use of PIAGET's Material may infringe copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes. PIAGET does not authorise linking to its Web Site from third party's web sites without its prior written authorisation.

Users' Submissions

Any unsolicited communication or material Users transmit to PIAGET via the Web Site or by electronic mail or otherwise, excluding personally identifiable data about themselves, including, but not limited to, any data, questions or answers, comments, suggestions, or the like will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary by PIAGET. By sending communications to PIAGET, Users automatically grant PIAGET a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform, and display such communication(s) alone, or as a part of other works in any form, media, or technology whether now known of hereafter developed and to sublicense such rights to anyone. Anything Users transmit may be used by PIAGET and its affiliated companies for any purpose, including but not limited to reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting, or developing, manufacturing and marketing products using such information.

Furthermore, PIAGET enjoys a worldwide reputation for both the design and manufacture of high quality watches. To this end, it possesses its own sources of creativity, in particular highly skilled teams of designers who conceive and perfect PIAGET's creations. As a result, PIAGET cannot agree to or accept being the receiver of unsolicited proposals of collaboration. Indeed, it is conceivable that PIAGET may already be working on similar ideas. Consequently, Users are advised that they should refrain from submitting proposals or ideas to PIAGET.

Privacy Statement

Piaget has established its Privacy Policy in respect of the confidence its clientele places in it and in conformity with the high standards of data protection to which it is committed. To view Piaget's Privacy Policy applicable to you, please select your country of residence from the following list of countries or you’re your country is not listed, please select "other":

Any personal information you make available to PIAGET is done so voluntarily, with your knowledge and consent when making a request, submission or registration for services from PIAGET. Registration forms may contain both mandatory (indicated with an asterisk (*)) and non-mandatory fields; if you choose not to complete the mandatory fields then PIAGET may not be able to respond to your request or activate your option choices.

Personal information provided by you on the registration form will be made accessible to duly authorised PIAGET personnel and occasionally to persons or companies who carry out internal operations in relation to our business. All such persons are subject to confidentiality agreements and the respect of your privacy. The Personal information made available by you will be used to provide the requested services and may be used both for marketing research purposes relating to Piaget's business and to provide information relating to its products and events.

Other than as stated above, PIAGET will not use your personal data for unsolicited communications and we do not sell, rent or otherwise make available any personal data submitted to us to any third parties unless it is to our legal advisors or where so required by law or a court decision. PIAGET will use its best endeavours to ensure that such data is kept secure at all times.

In all cases and on request, PIAGET will remove Your personal information from its database thereby cancelling Your registration to any of the PIAGET services. You are also advised that upon written request you may inspect your personal data and/or request that information about you be corrected, amended or deleted.

All requests relating to your personal data as well as any request to cancel your registration for services offered by PIAGET should be e-mailed to webmaster.piaget@piaget.com or sent to:

Piaget
Branch of Richemont International SA
Attention : Internet Department
37 Chemin du Champ-des-Filles
CH-1228 Plan-les-Ouates/Ge
Switzerland


From time to time, PIAGET may amend this Privacy Policy in accordance with modified legislative obligations.

Our database is managed and located in Switzerland. Our Privacy Policy is governed by and will be construed in accordance with the laws of Switzerland without regard to its conflicts of law provisions. Any differences will be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent courts of the Swiss Canton of Geneva.

PIAGET trusts that its Privacy Policy demonstrates its commitment to managing Your personal data in accordance with current legislative obligations in such a way as to fully protect Your privacy.

Disclaimer

The information on the Web Site is intended for general information purposes only. PIAGET tries to ensure that the information provided is accurate and complete. However, PIAGET does not warrant or represent that its Material is accurate, error-free or reliable or that use of PIAGET's Material will not infringe rights of third parties. Use of the Web Site is at Users' risk.

PIAGET does not warrant that the functional and/or technical aspects of the Web Site or PIAGET's Material will be error free or that this Web Site, PIAGET's Material or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. If use of this Web Site, or PIAGET's Material results in the need for servicing or replacing property, material, equipment or data, PIAGET is not responsible for those costs. Without limiting the foregoing, everything on the Web Site is provided to Users "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, REASONABLE CARE AND SKILL, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. PIAGET and its suppliers make no warranties about the PIAGET Material, software text, downloads, graphics, and links, or about results to be obtained from using the Web Site. Please note that some jurisdictions may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, consequently some of the above exclusions may not apply.

Trademark Notice

In general, all trademarks, logos and service marks (collectively the "Trademarks") which appear on this Web Site are registered and unregistered PIAGET trademarks or are licensed for use by PIAGET by third parties. Other trademarks are proprietary marks and are registered to their respective owners. Nothing contained on the Web Site should be construed as granting, by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark displayed on this Web Site without the written permission of PIAGET or such third party who owns the trademark. Misuse of any trademark displayed on the Web Site, or any other content on the Web Site, except as provided herein, is strictly prohibited.

Copyright Notice

All contents of this Web Site are either Copyright ©2005 PIAGET or are licensed for use by PIAGET. All rights reserved. Please refer to the section of these Terms on Use of Materials on this Web Site above.

Links

Links to other web sites operated by third parties not affiliated to PIAGET may be indicated on the Web Site. The inclusion of any link to such third party sites does not imply endorsement by PIAGET of those sites. PIAGET has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its Web Site and is not responsible for the content or accuracy of any off-site pages or any other sites linked to this Web Site. Linking to any other off-site pages or third sites is at Users' own risk.

Termination

Users agree that PIAGET may terminate Users' access to and use of the Web Site if PIAGET reasonably believes that Users have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of this Agreement, or violated the rights of PIAGET or any third party, or for any reason with or without notice to User. Users agree that PIAGET may modify or discontinue this Web Site, with or without notice to them. Users agree that PIAGET will not be liable to them or any third party as a result of such modification or discontinuation. The provisions entitled "Disclaimer," "Limitation of Liability," and "General Provisions" will survive termination of these Terms.

Limitation of Liability

Under no circumstances whatsoever shall PIAGET be liable for any loss arising out of or in connection with the use of information available from this Web Site whether direct or indirect including, without limitation, any liability relating to any loss of use, interruption of business, lost profits or lost data, or incidental, special or consequential damages of any kind regardless of the form of action, whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise, even if PIAGET has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Because some states and countries do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not be operable.

General Provisions

Unless otherwise specified, the information and materials in the site are presented solely for the purpose of promoting the products and services of PIAGET. PIAGET makes no representation that PIAGET's Material is appropriate or available for use in every country of the world. Users use this Web Site at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws, keeping in mind that access to PIAGET's Material may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. Our products are available in many parts of the world. However, this Web Site may describe products that are not available worldwide. Any cause of action a User may have with respect to this Web Site must be commenced within two years after the claim or cause of action arises. These Terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Switzerland without regard to its conflicts of law provisions. All disputes will be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent courts of the Swiss Canton of Geneva. The waiver by PIAGET of a breach of any provision of these Terms will not operate to be interpreted as a waiver of any other or subsequent breach.

Date of Posting: April 2009