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Terms & Conditions
www.lepetitballon.com website is published by LE PETIT BALLON SAS, whose variable capital is of €64 930 and the headquarter is located at 43 Rue du Rocher in PARIS (75008). The company is registered in the Trade and Companies register of Paris under number B 529 726 325. Intra-Community VAT number is FR51529726325. The director of the publication of the website is Mr Martin Ohannessian. Website hosted by AWS (Irland). Phone : +33 1 58 56 60 80 Le Petit Ballon is committed to respecting and protecting your privacy and is compliant with the french law « l'article 6 III-1 de la loi n°2004-575 du 21 juin 2004 pour la confiance dans l'économie numérique ». That means the website is tne entire property of Le Petit Ballon SAS, and exclusively operate by the Company.
The company LE PETIT BALLON provides services around the discovery of selected wines. The company LE PETIT BALLON operates this website where it offers its customers, principally, subscription services for the monthly receipt of bottles of wine carefully selected by a sommelier. The reception of wines under the subscription is accompanied by exclusive access to video presentations and tasting of selected wines, these videos being produced by the company LE PETIT BALLON. The company LE PETIT BALLON finally offers subscribers to its Customers the possibility to order via the Site, to acquire, excluding subscriptions, selected wines in an additional amount. Access to and use of these services are governed by these Terms and Conditions, which are available in French as well. Visitors and Customers have the option to save them and print them. Définitions As part of these terms of sale and use (hereinafter the "General Conditions"), the term: • Guest (s): anyone browsing the site www.lepetitballon.com; • Member (s): All customers who created an account on the Site www.lepetitballon.com • Client (s) any person having subscribed www.lepetitballon.com on the Site and / or have passed one or more orders from producers through www.lepetitballon.com Site; • Site: www.lepetitballon.com the Site; • Producer (s): wine producers selected by the company LE PETIT BALLON.
These Terms and Conditions are intended to define the ways in which the company LE PETIT BALLON makes available of its Site visitors and customers and offers the following services detailed
2. ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS
These Conditions shall apply to every visitor, Registered and / or Customer Site. Access to and use of the Site entails acceptance of the Visitor of the subscriber and / or the Customer to these Terms. Confirming the subscription to a subscription or placing an order on the Site, by clicking on the button "confirm my order" is full acceptance of these Terms and Conditions. If you did not agree with the clauses below, you are advised not to use the Site. The applicable Terms are those in force on the day of the visit on the Site, underwriting a subscription and / or placing an order. These Conditions are subject to change by the company LE PETIT BALLON. In this case, the company LE PETIT BALLON inform the Clients and the new General Conditions will apply only to orders placed after the modification, or through subscriptions, as of the month following the change. Failing agreement with the modified terms and conditions, you are advised to refrain from continuing to use the services of the Website. Otherwise, the changes to the General Conditions shall be deemed accepted
3. SALES AND SERVICES FOR INDIVIDUALS
The company LE PETIT BALLON exclusively reserve its offers and services to individual customers. Any Client is committed to act in that capacity. The company LE PETIT BALLON reserves the right to refuse or cancel any order and / or subscription from a client proving to be a professional dealer
4. ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE
The company LE PETIT BALLON strives to keep the Site accessible, without being under no obligation to do so. Access to the Site may be interrupted for maintenance, updating, or for any other technical reason. The company LE PETIT BALLON is in no way responsible for these technical and temporary interruptions and the consequences or inconvenience that may result from the Visitors and Customers.
5. SUBSCRIPTIONS PLANS
The company offers LE PETIT BALLON Visitors to create an account on the site to take advantage of the following services: • Receive a newsletter by email dealing with wine can present news and promotional offers for the sale of wine or a subscription. • Access to the online store of the company LE PETIT BALLON for controlling wines discovered through the Site LE PETIT BALLON The Company Le Petit Ballon Registered proposed to take out a subscription to the Site in order to benefit the following services: • The reception of two (2) bottles of wine per month, selected with great care by the company LE PETIT BALLON with the help of a sommelier (the number of bottles varies according to the subscription packages as presented on the Site and chosen by the Customer); • Access to sommelier's tasting videos associated with the company LE PETIT BALLON allowing customers to discover the wines selected by the company LE PETIT BALLON; • Access to the online store of the company LE PETIT BALLON for controlling to exclusive deals and reserved for subscribers, wines discovered through subscription and website LE PETIT BALLON. Subscription is established: - Or for a minimum of one (1) month and renewed by tacit agreement every month. - Either for a minimum period of 3, 6 or 12 months prepaid via a gift card. In the first case the Customer can terminate his subscription after a minimum period of one (1) month. The customer wishing to terminate its membership must notify the company LE PETIT BALLON before the first (1st) of the month, sending an email to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org Or using the site's features designed for this purpose. In the case of a subscription with 3, 6 or 12 months were first paid in advance, the customer may terminate the subscription at the end of the period paid in advance. The customer wishing to terminate its membership must notify the company LE PETIT BALLON before the first (1st) of the month, by sending an e-mail to the following address: email@example.com Or using the site's features designed for this purpose. For subscription taken before the 20th of the month, the Customer will receive the bottles selected by the company SMALL BALL during the current month, in accordance with Article 12.1 hereof. For subscription taken after the 20th of the month or subsequently, the Customer will receive the bottles selected by the company LE PETIT BALLON the month following the subscription, in accordance with Article 12.1 hereof. Any Customer subscriber can purchase through the Site, wines discovered through his subscription to the Site LE PETIT BALLON, subject to availability of the offers on the website. Customers whose contract is valid also benefit from exclusive prizes reserved for them. The Customer may at any time change its subscription for choosing to take advantage of another subscription plan proposed by the company LE PETIT BALLON among the existing formulas or those that may be developed as appropriate by the company LE PETIT BALLON to future (the formulas can vary, in particular depending on the number of bottles or the category of proposed products). However, for these changes to take effect for the current month, the Customer must imperatively have registered the change of the subscription on personalized page of his account LE PETIT BALLON (accessible space "My Account") before first (1st) of the current month. Otherwise, the changes will be taken into account that as of the month following the registration of the change of the subscription by the Customer. When a subscription, it is the Customer to verify that the subscription complies with its choices (personal data, delivery mode, any options or subscription formula category, place of delivery and / or billing products, etc.). If termination by the Client, any assets obtained must have been used otherwise they will be considered lost. The company LE PETIT BALLON also expressly reserves the right to study case by case, and to accept or reject any subscription to a subscription for which deliveries are to take place outside France, particularly in view of the special rules and conditions applicable in the country concerned, which the Client expressly acknowledges and accepts. In case of rejection of a subscription membership in this framework, the company L LE PETIT BALLON inform the Client as soon as possible. Subscriptions can be sold by the company LE PETIT BALLON form of "gift card". In this case, a unique activation code listed on the gift card and sent by email (or by post if necessary) the customer can purchase the prepaid subscription at the time of purchase of the gift card. Date of subscription warrants corresponding to the activation date of capture and validation of the code on the site. The subscription must be purchased within 12 months from the shipment date of the gift card by email or post. Beyond these 12 months, the code becomes invalid and the subscription is not refundable. Any customer who offered a "gift card" has the ability to purchase through the Site, wines discovered through his subscription to the Site LE PETIT BALLON, subject to availability of the offers on the website. Customers who offered a "gift card" whose contract is valid also benefit from the same exclusive prices that subscribers Clients.
6. SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM
Any Client has the option to refer new customers. New customers are invited to indicate when subscribing to their subscription e-mail address of their sponsor in the section provided for this purpose during the underwriting process. Any Customer being a sponsor will receive a voucher of £25 per godson credited to the online store of the company LE PETIT BALLON. It will be the same for sponsored godchildren : new customers, as godson will receive a voucher of £25 per godson credited to the online store LE PETIT BALLON society.
7. WINE ORDERS (excluding subscription)
The company LE PETIT BALLON offers Customers subscribers the ability to place orders through the Site, to acquire, excluding subscriptions, selected wines in an additional amount in the stocks and in compliance with these Terms and Conditions. Orders will only be taken into account after receipt of full payment of the Customer. Any order will result in an order confirmation sent by the company LE PETIT BALLON to the email address that the Customer has provided upon registration on the Site. When placing an order, it is the Customer to verify that the information on the order are consistent with its choices (personal data, delivery mode, possible options, for delivery and / or billing products, etc. .). If termination by the Client, including any assets obtained under Article 8 of these Conditions shall have been used otherwise they will be considered lost. The company LE PETIT BALLON reserves the right to refuse any improper or questionable control and any order from a client who did not completely settled a previous order or with which any dispute is underway. The company LE PETIT BALLON also expressly reserves the right to study case by case, and to accept or refuse any order for which delivery is to take place outside France, particularly in view of the special rules and conditions applicable in the country concerned, which the Client expressly acknowledges and accepts. In case of refusal of the order in this context, the company LE PETIT BALLON inform the Client as soon as possible.
8. AVAILABILITY OF PRODUCTS
The product offers are valid until they are visible on the site. Any offer means within the limits of available stocks. The company LE PETIT BALLON will make every effort, particularly in its relations with the producers, to ensure that orders and / or subscriptions reviews can be honored. Nevertheless, as the intermediate platform and having no own stock on products offered, the company LE PETIT BALLON can in no way be held responsible for any temporary out of stock causing a delay in the delivery of products objects of the control and / or subscription. In case of permanent unavailability of one or more products ordered and / or planned as part of a subscription, the company LITTLE BALL undertakes to inform the Customer as soon as possible. The Client will then, at its option, ask: (i) replacement of the product unavailable for one or more products of a quality and an equivalent price, or (ii) obtaining a credit from LITTLE BALL company for the amount of the order or the monthly amount of the target subscription, or (iii) refund of the amount debited to his account, it involved refund within thirty (30) days from the receipt of the claim. For the purposes of the preceding paragraph, the assessment of equivalent quality remains the sole responsibility of the company LE PETIT BALLON
Prices shown are in POUNDS. If a price should be in another currency, this amount would have only a purely indicative. Prices of miscellaneous fees are those indicated in the order (shipping, packing, ...). The price of subscription is that indicated on the Site. That price is inclusive of all taxes and transportation costs. The total price of the subscription is the one indicated during the validation by the Client of its subscription to the subscription, before the "second click" confirmation, according to the regulations. The prices of the products ordered via the Site are those indicated on the page of each product. These prices include all transportation costs and excluding taxes (the shipping costs are shown separately and added to the amount of the order). The total price of the order is the one indicated during the confirmation of the order by the Customer, before the "second click" confirmation, according to the regulations.
10. PAYMENT AND SECURITY
By subscribing a perpetual plan, the first month of your plan is paid directly the day you subscribe. Then the payment is operated the first day of each month, and a bill generated and available on the website in the personal space of the client. Any other order on the website (including gifts, bottles) is paid directly by validating the order. A bill is generated and available on the website in the personal space of the client... The Payment on the website is operated by ADYEN, and fully secured. Le Petit Ballon does not store any sensible data about the credit card and tne card holder and the transactions are encrypted.
11. SHIPPING AND DELIVERY
The bottles are shipped and delivered by companies selected by LE PETIT BALLON. The shipping is operated by Jonhston Logisitic UK Shipping of the bottles from the subscription plans For subscription taken before the 20th of the current month, the objects of the first delivery products will be shipped in 4 to 8 business days after the subscription, then the second (2nd) week of each month for the following deliveries. For subscription taken the first or after the 20th of the current month or after, the objects of the first delivery products will be shipped the second (2nd) week of the month following subscription to the subscription, then the second ( 2nd) week of each month for the following deliveries. The company LE PETIT BALLON will make its best efforts to ensure that deliveries under a subscription is received by the customer prior to twenty (25) of each month, this period is not applicable to any deliveries outside mainland France . The products are delivered as decided by the Customer during registration at the address indicated. If some or all of the addresses or information needed for delivery provided by Customer prove incorrect forcing the carrier selected by the company LE PETIT BALLON to return the products, it will return the Client to bear the costs and consequences. The company LE PETIT BALLON is committed to make every effort to ensure that the delivery deadlines are met. Shipping for wine order (excluding subscription Delivery deadlines applicable under wine orders (non-subscription) via the Site are those indicated in the order, before confirming it : 4 to 8 business days. These times may vary especially depending on the place of delivery, the delivery method chosen, the amount of goods ordered and their availability. Delivery times announced at the order are indicated in working days and subject to confirmation of the order. The products are delivered by the company LE PETIT BALLON as decided by the Customer during placing an order, the delivery address given by the Customer or a point that he Relay selected. If some or all of the addresses or information needed for delivery provided by Customer prove incorrect requiring the company LE PETIT BALLON orders to return, it will return the Client to bear the costs and consequences.
12.1. The Client must carefully check the condition and conformity of the products delivered during the delivery. It can then either (i) accept the order if it appears to him in line, (ii) refuse the order if it is manifestly not in conformity (stained or broken bottles) following the procedure provided for in Article 12.3 of the herein. 12.2. In the event that, within six (6) months from delivery, the customer would see when tasting of products delivered a clear deterioration in the quality of products (wine "corked"), it will be up to the Customer contacting the Company and following the procedure laid down in Article 12.3 hereof. For the purposes of this Article 12.2, it is specified that only can be treated the bottle returns (s) exhibiting a level greater than three-quarter (3/4) of initial filling. The order number and contact the Customer must be clearly marked on the shipping carton. 12.3. In case of refusal of an order by the Customer at the time of delivery (12.1) or return because of a deterioration in the quality of the product found to tasting (12.2), it will be up to the Customer inform the company LE PETIT BALLON by post or e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org In any event, the Customer must take care to clearly indicate in the mail or e-mail, all the information requested and the specific reasons for the return or refusal of the order. The company LE PETIT BALLON then will do its best to the producer for the replacement of the product (s) with a new delivery to the Customer. In the event that the replacement of the product is not feasible, the company LE PETIT BALLON will then offer the Customer the reimbursement of products and delivery (amount of the monthly subscription or amount of the order, proportion of rejected products, and optionally including return costs incurred by the Client on receipt).
13. RIGHT TO WITHDRAWAL
In accordance with the L.121-20 and following of the French Consumer Code, the Customer has a period of fourteen (14) business days from the receipt of the ordered product (s) or received (s) in the As part of its subscription to retract and return any product not suit him, according to the following terms. The refund shall be made promptly, at the latest within thirty (30) days from the exercise of the right of withdrawal. The product (s) should imperatively be returned in its / their packaging, cardboard and original condition (unopened bottles, caps and labels undamaged). The order number and contact the Customer must be clearly marked on the shipping carton. To facilitate repayments and improve the quality of services and partnerships, LE PETIT BALLON invites its customers to inform it of its withdrawal and the return of the product (s) by sending an email under the procedure provided for in Article 12.3 of these General Terms and stating the reasons for the withdrawal.
The Customer is informed that the personal information and data requested of it are necessary for the management and processing of the subscription and / or order and trade relations of the company LE PETIT BALLON. This information and data is stored to allow the company LE PETIT BALLON ensure the successful completion of orders, improve service quality, to better meet the expectations of the client and customize the services offered and the addressed information. This information and data is also stored for security purposes in order to meet legal and regulatory obligations. They can be sent to companies that contribute to these relationships such as those responsible for the execution of services and orders for their management, execution, processing and payment. To offer you products adapted to your tastes, we reserve the right to treat your data in order to achieve targeted advertisements or promotions. This information is intended for the use of LE PETIT BALLON and may be processed by service providers acting on behalf of the company LE PETIT BALLON. In accordance with Law No. 78-17 of January 6, 1978 relating to data, files and Individual Liberties ("Loi Informatique et Libertés") society LE PETIT BALLON informs you that this site was the subject of a automated declared of personal data to the CNIL (receipt No. 1483289) and you have at any time a right of access, opposition, rectification and deletion of personal data from the Company LE PETIT BALLON. To do this, simply make the request by mail or e-mail at: LE PETIT BALLON, Customer Service, 43 Rue du Rocher, 75008 Paris France email@example.com The login credentials supplied by the company LE PETIT BALLON are personal and untransferable. It is the responsibility of each customer to prevent access to the Site by third parties who would use a Client connection data, especially when connecting via computers with free access, including in / from the shops LITTLE BALL society. You can unsubscribe at any time either by clicking the link found in all emails.
The brand and logo "LE PETIT BALLON" are the full property of the Company. No use of the trademark and logo "LE PETIT BALLON" can not be made without the agreement preliminary and written of the company SMALL BALL. The entire content, in whole or in part, that appear or are available on the Site (including in particular but are not limited to: data, information, text, illustrations, logos, trademarks, graphics, photographs, videos, software and computer programs, databases, etc.), and more generally all or part of the Site itself, are protected by copyright and other intellectual property rights in France and worldwide. These Conditions do not involve the transfer of any of these intellectual property rights for the benefit of customers and / or visitors and / or Registered. Consequently, the latter strictly forbid to reproduce and / or use all or part of the contents which appear or are available on the website and all or part of the Site itself. Customers, Registered and Visitors also prohibit copy, modify, alter, translate, reproduce, disseminate, sell, publish, exploit, or distribute in any manner and in any form or medium whatsoever such elements. In particular, access to online updates tasting videos on the site is exclusively for subscribers Clients for private, non-commercial viewing. No use of these videos can not be made without the prior written consent of LE PETIT BALLON (firstname.lastname@example.org). Violation of these provisions subjects the offender and any other person liable to criminal and civil penalties provided by law.
17. PROMOTIONAL OFFERS
The company offers SMALL BALL Visitors and Customers to receive a newsletter and "tips" of the company LE PETIT BALLON, www.lepetitballon.com. At any time, Visitors, and Registered Customers may subsequently refuse to receive the newsletter and "tips" of the company LE PETIT BALLON, www.lepetitballon.com. To do this, it is the visitor to the Member or the Client to click on the link at the bottom of the newsletter or manage subscriptions to various types of messages sent in the section provided for this purpose and located on the Custom Page Up LE PETIT BALLON (accessible through "My Account"). The company LE PETIT BALLON may propose to Customers and Registered receive promotional offers from its partners. To accept, simply check the "yes" matching the phrase "I want to receive the best offers of www.lepetitballon.com partners" that appears during registration on the Site or on personalized page Account Client / Joined SMALL BALL (accessible through "My Account"). To later refuse to receive promotional offers from partners of the company LE PETIT BALLON, it is the client / registered member to manage subscriptions to various types of messages sent in the section provided for this purpose and is on the personalized page of his account LE PETIT BALLON (accessible through "My Account"). Customers and Registered are also likely to receive promotional offers by SMS, if they have informed the "phone" field when registering. To stop receiving promotional offers by SMS, it is the client / registered member to manage subscriptions to various types of messages sent in the section provided for this purpose and located on the Custom Page Up LE PETIT BALLON (accessible through "My Account").
18. FORCE MAJEURE
The company LE PETIT BALLON can not be held liable for breach of contract in case of occurrence of an event of force majeure, as defined by the Civil Code and case law.
19. APPLICABLE LAW
These General Conventions are subject to French law. The Parties will always endeavor to find an amicable solution before taking the matter to court. If necessary, the French courts will be only competent.