LEGAL NOTICES

Company name: Desplans, an SAS (simplified joint-stock company) with share capital of 20,000 euros, registered on the Nanterre Trade and Companies Register under number 814 005 294, having its registered office at 9 rue Danjou – 92100 Boulogne Billancourt, France – Tel. +33 9 52 00 66 06

Desplans is represented by Guillaume Dubois Orvelius and Albane Cartier-Bresson.

Website host: OVH

SAS OVH – http://www.ovh.com
2 rue Kellermann
BP 80157
59100 Roubaix

Secured payment: Monetico, CIC payment system, certified 3D Secure.

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SALE AND USE

1.     Objective

The objective of these general terms and conditions is to define the terms and conditions for the use of the website www.desplans.com (hereinafter the “website”) and to define the rights and obligations of the parties (hereinafter “Desplans” and the “user”) in this regard. These terms and conditions may be accessed at any time from the drop-down menu on the website. These general terms and conditions govern the sale by Desplans on the website of architects’ works and their frames and mounts.

2.     Site operator

The site is operated by Desplans, an SAS (simplified joint stock company) with share capital of 20,000 euros, registered on the Nanterre Trade and Companies Register under number 814 005 294, having its registered office at 9 rue Danjou – 92100 Boulogne Billancourt, France (hereinafter known as Desplans). Desplans may be contacted at the following address:
Mailing address: 9 rue Danjou, 92100 Boulogne Billancourt
Email address: contact@desplans.com

3.     Access  to the website

The website may be accessed, subject to restrictions:

  • any individual having full legal capacity to make undertakings with respect to these general terms and conditions.

  • any legal entity acting via the intermediary of an individual having full legal capacity to contract in the name and on behalf of the legal entity.

  • In the event of any subsequent dispute over payment by a user, Desplans may cancel or reject an order.

  • The website is available in French and English. The language of the website depends on the language of the user’s browser; the default language will be English. The user may select their preferred language in the drop-down menu available on the website.

4.     Acceptance of the general terms and conditions

The user indicates acceptance of these general terms and conditions by ticking a box during the order process. Such acceptance shall be considered as full and complete. Any conditional subscription shall be considered void and invalid. Any user who does not accept being bound by these general terms and conditions may not proceed with a purchase via the website.

5.     Products description

Products

The website sells limited edition series of architects’ works, each accompanied by a certificate of authenticity as well as mounts (frames and clamps). The works are offered in multiple formats and frames/mounts.

Prices

The prices of the products are shown on the website, before shipping costs. Unless otherwise indicated, they are expressed in euros, including all taxes applicable in France. Payment is only accepted in euros. Desplans reserves the right, at its own discretion and in accordance with the terms and conditions of which it alone shall be the judge, to offer promotions or discounts on the products. If the user receives the shipment outside mainland France, they are the importer of the work in question. If the user receives the shipment outside the European Union and the French Overseas Departments and Territories, customs duties and other local taxes, import duties or government taxes may be chargeable. Desplans shall not be liable for these duties and sums. They shall be borne by the user and the user is entirely liable therefor, both in terms of declarations and payments to the authorities and competent bodies in their country. Desplans recommends that the user consult the local authorities in their country for more information in this regard.

Prices revision 

Prices may be revised by Desplans at any time, at its own discretion. The works shall be charged at the rate applicable when the order is placed, subject to availability. They shall remain the property of Desplans until the full price is paid.

6.     Placing an order

To place an order, the user must visit the following pages on the website:

  • The page on which the work is presented, to choose the format and mount. They should then click on “Buy” to add the work and mount to their basket.

  • The registration and account creation page; see clause 7.

  • The “shopping basket” page, on which the user can check the products ordered, their prices and quantities (these may be modified on the same page), and choose the method of shipping and payment.

  • The user must ensure that all this information is correct and then tick the box “I accept the general terms and conditions of sale and use” to move to the payment page. The terms and conditions may be viewed by accessing the link “General terms and conditions of sale”. These must be accepted for each order placed.

The contract shall be concluded on confirmation of payment by the bank. An order confirmation shall be sent by email within a few minutes of the order being placed. No more orders may be placed for works marked “sold out”.

7.     Account

To place an order, the user must create an account in their name (hereinafter the “Account”) to enable them to manage their orders. They must complete a form, providing all the required information. Incomplete registration forms will not be validated. The user shall guarantee that all the information provided in the form is accurate, up-to-date and true. They shall undertake to update this information on their Account in the event of any changes, so that it always corresponds to the aforementioned criteria. The user is hereby informed and accepts that the information entered on their Account represents proof of identity. The information entered by the user shall be binding thereon, as soon as it is saved. The user may access their Account at any time, by entering their username and password. The user undertakes to use their Account for their own purposes only, and not to allow any third party to use it in their name or on their behalf, unless they accept full responsibility therefor. The user is also responsible for keeping their username and password confidential. They must contact Desplans immediately via the contact details indicated in clause 2 of these terms and conditions, if they note that their Account has been used without their knowledge. Desplans reserves the right to take any and all appropriate steps in that event.

8.     Invoicing

Invoices for the products ordered shall be sent to the user via any appropriate means.

Methods of payment and security

The terms and conditions for payment are described on the website.The user may choose to pay by:

  • Bank card (Carte Bleue, Visa, MasterCard);

  • PayPal;

  • Cheque (for orders originating in France only): the cheque must be issued and drawn up in € and must be payable in a bank located in mainland France;

  • Bank transfer (orders originating in the European Union or SEPA zone only). The user guarantees Desplans that they have the necessary authorisations to use the selected method of payment. The user undertakes to take all the necessary measures to ensure that the payment for the product shall be deducted successfully. The transfer shall be effected by the user’s payment service provider, which alone shall store the user’s bank details for this purpose.  For payments by bank card, the transaction shall be made via MONETICO payment, which is the payment system used by the CIC. The user’s bank details (card number, expiry date, etc.) are encrypted; they are not displayed online at any time and cannot be intercepted. They shall not be communicated to Desplans.

Late payments

The user is informed and expressly accepts that any late payment, for all or part of the sums due, shall automatically and without prejudice to the provisions above and without prior notice lead to the immediate suspension of the order preparation process until full payment of all the sums due is made. The data recorded by the CIC payment system shall constitute proof of the financial transaction.

9.     Shipping

Address

The work(s) shall be delivered to the address entered and saved on the site during the ordering process. Desplans cannot change the delivery address after the order has been saved, for logistical reasons, and cannot be held responsible with respect to any dispute on this subject. In some cases, Desplans may look into the possibility of changing the delivery address, but offers no guarantee of success.
The invoicing address may be different to the delivery address if the user wishes; this may be entered during the order process by