Preamble and Purpose
The website accessible at the address www.abondance-tourisme.com (hereinafter the “SITE”) is the exclusive property of the INTERCOMMUNAL TOURISM OFFICE PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE, Public Establishment of an Industrial and Commercial nature (EPIC), whose headquarters are at 851 Avenue des Rives du Léman – 74500 PUBLIER
Tel.: +33 04 50 70 00 63 – E-mail Address
These general terms and conditions of use apply to any person using the SITE (hereinafter “the USER” or collectively “the USERS”). By using the SITE, the USER expressly acknowledges being bound by these general terms and conditions of use as defined below, accepting and respecting them.
Information on the SITE
The photographs, images and information present on the SITE are non-contractual. They are given for the sole purpose of informing the USER, and cannot be considered as being subject to any form of guarantee.
THE PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE reserves the right to modify, without notice, the information presented on the SITE.
Furthermore, THE PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE makes every effort to regularly update the information on the SITE without this, however, constituting a guarantee or a commitment towards the USER.
Consequently, it is the USER’s responsibility to check the PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE concerning the accuracy of the information.
Links to Other Websites
In order to ensure optimal information for the USER, the SITE may contain hyperlinks or direct towards websites or web pages administered by third parties. THE PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE has no means of controlling the content of these third-party sites, which remain completely independent. Also, the fact that THE PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE offers links does not imply, in any way, the implicit approval of the content of these sites or web pages.
Consequently, THE PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE cannot be held responsible for the content or the products or services offered on, or from, third-party sites.
Lastly, creation of a link to the SITE is subject to prior written authorisation from THE PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE.
Guarantees and Responsibilities
The PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE declines all responsibility, in particular:
– for any interruption of the SITE’s functioning, THE PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE reserves the right, at any time, to modify or interrupt, temporarily or permanently, all or part of the SITE to carry out maintenance operations and/or make improvements and/or modifications to the SITE;
– for any bugs;
– for any damage resulting from a fraudulent intrusion by a third party leading to a modification of the information made available on the SITE;
– if one of the hypertext links referenced on the SITE were to provide content contrary to propriety and the laws in force.
In general, THE PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE declines all responsibility for any damage, material or immaterial, direct or indirect, whatever the causes, origins, nature or consequences, including in particular loss of profits, customers, data, or any other loss of intangible property that may occur due to the access of anyone to the SITE, or to the impossibility of accessing it or the credit granted to any information coming directly or indirectly from the latter.
USERS declare that they acknowledge and understand the Internet, its vagaries and limits, and in particular its functional characteristics and technical performance, the risks of interruption, consulting, query, or information transfer response times, the risks, whatever they may be, inherent in any connection to the network.
In addition, it is the USER’s responsibility to take the necessary precautions to avoid any contamination of the SITE, especially by one or more “viruses”, “Trojan horses” or any other “parasite”.
Intellectual Property Rights
Are the property of THE PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE and subject to the laws governing intellectual property, especially the layout, structure and graphic and textual elements of the SITE.
The use of the SITE does not confer any rights on USERS. These rights remain the exclusive property of THE PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE.
Therefore all texts, data, logos, images, photographs, and brands (without this list being exhaustive) reproduced on the SITE are reserved and protected by the laws governing Intellectual Property, most notably the copyright, trademark law, etc. Any use and/or reproduction is prohibited and constitutes counterfeit punishable in accordance with the provisions of said Law.
Consequently, the USERS must under no circumstances and in any way, reproduce, represent, distribute, market, modify or concede all or part of any of the elements reproduced on the SITE, and all or part of the SITE in general, without the prior and express agreement of THE PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE.
In addition, USERS are prohibited from making copies of the SITE.
Any illegal use of all, or part, of the SITE may lead to prosecution.
The Intercommunity Tourist Office regularly organises competition games
on this page and good luck!
Photos on the SITE were taken by:
Gilles LANSARD: gilles-lansard.com
Savoie Mont Blanc Tourisme
Photos of service providers and shopkeepers
Pays d’Evian Vallée d’Abondance Municipality
Portes du Soleil Association
Publier Club Photos
Photos from competition games
THE PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE pays particular attention to the protection of USERS’ personal data against any form of damage, loss, misappropriation, intrusion, disclosure, alteration or destruction.
This vigilance is especially carried out:
by using cryptographic means when transmitting data (SSL);
through a strictly confidential commitment by THE PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE’s staff who would have access to USERS personal data;
by data backups on the SITE.
Modifications to these Current General Terms and Conditions
THE PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE reserves the right to modify the provisions of these general terms and conditions of use at any time, and without prior notice. USERS will be automatically bound by these modifications and will therefore need to periodically check whether their use of the SITE complies with the provisions of these general terms and conditions of use.
Independence of the Clauses
In the event that one or more stipulations of these conditions were to be held invalid, the validity of the other stipulations cannot be called into question unless they were inseparable from the invalidated provision.
Applicable Law, Jurisdictional Competence
The operation and use of the SITE is subject to French law.
In the event of a dispute concerning in particular the use or content of the SITE, the USER is informed that he/she can have free recourse to a consumer mediator, after the failure of an attempt to reach an amicable settlement directly with the PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE, in accordance with the provisions of the Consumer Code.
The USER will find information on this subject at the following website: http://www.economie.gouv.fr/mediation-conso/saisir-mediateur
Jurisdiction is that of French courts. The competent court will be designated according to the procedural rules in force in France.
THE PAYS D’EVIAN VALLEE D’ABONDANCE INTERCOMMUNAL TOURIST OFFICE
Public Establishment of an Industrial and Commercial nature (EPIC)
Headquarters located at 851 Avenue des Rives du Léman – 74500 PUBLIER
Intercommunity VAT No.: FR26445106750
Tel: +33 04 50 70 00 63
Director of the publication:
Mr Michel Buisson – Director
The SITE is hosted by ALTAWAY CE whose headquarters are located at:
37 rue des Mathurins
Graphical conception/creation/website marketing:
Altimax – bât A 21 r Andromède, 74650 CHAVANOD – Tél 04 50 10 06 55 – www.altimax.com
Pays d’Evian Vallée d’Abondance Intercommunal Tourist Office – 851 ave des Rives du Léman – 74500 PUBLIER